Brooch with box, flannel flowers motif, silver gilt/enamel/metal/paper/silk, brooch made by Deakin and Frances, Birmingham, England, retailed by J M Dempster Ltd, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1909-1910
Brooch: small silver gilt brooch with two enamelled flannel flowers in green and white with green foliage. These flowers surmount a basse-taille enamelled arc terminating in scrollwork. The whole brooch has a thin gold border. Attached to the back of the brooch is pin attached to a hinge and a simple hook catch plate.
Box: small rectangular box with a hinged lid made of metal covered with brown patterned paper and decorated with a gold border. The inside has a padded cream velvet base and the top is lined with cream silk satin.
Brooch: there are various marks stamped in the reverse.
Box: stamped in gold on inside of lid: 'J.M. DEMPSTER LTD/RETAIL SILVER PLATE WAREHOUSE/& MERCHANT JEWELLERS./SYDNEY./MADE IN ENGLAND'.