WW1 Bedfordshire Yeomanry 1916 Hallmarked Gold & Tortoiseshell Sweetheart Brooch.
A rare First World War period 'Bedfordshire Yeomanry gold and tortoiseshell sweetheart brooch'; depicting the eagle from the Arms of the 'Beauchamp family' and bearing on its breast the old 'Bedford Castle' resting on a scroll inscribed with earlier title "Bedford Imperial Yeomy"; the reverse impressed with London 9 carat gold hallmarks for 1916 and maker's details "C.Brs". Very good condition, retaining original pin fitting old professionally replaced hook, excellent patina.
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