For sale is a Beautiful Large Vintage Sterling Silver & Black Enamel Siam Dancer Brooch . This is in excellent condition and is marked Siam Sterling. This weighs 7.7 grams.
Siam silver is a style of silver jewellery usually with niello décor, although brightly coloured or white enamel is also seen.
The niello of Siam / Thailand has a fine quality and a particular lustre.
Siam silver was very popular with visitors to the region between 1930s to 1970s. However, niello was used traditionally in the region for centuries, and was collected by royal and wealthy families there.
The principal designs within this style of jewellery are those incorporating characters from legends. Also Dancers, zodiac signs and animals appear.
This will be sent via Royal Mail 1st class signed for and dispatched within two working days.