A Scythian Leopard brooch by Museum Reproductions. This brooch is based upon gold plaques that decorated the quiver of a wealthy Scythian warrior from around the 5th century B.C. This discovery was made in 1969 in the Ukraine. Created from pewter with an antiqued gold finish.
13/16 inches high and 1 11/16 inches wide.
Museum Reproductions is based out of Longmont, CO here in the USA! They create jewelry that is based upon or inspired by pieces in museum collections. These designs are authorized by and benefit these Museums. So you can own a piece of jewelry that is not only beautiful, but historically significant as well. Each design comes with a provenance card that explains the origin of the design.