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Sweetheart Brooch

  • Sweetheart Brooch
    Sweetheart Brooch
  • This beautiful item is a  Dorsetshire Regiment Sweetheart brooch, made of gold, platinum and enamel. The old Dorset badge is in gold. On the front of that is the number 39 in diamonds. On the top is a Victorian Crown in diamonds with a red enamelled backing. The scroll along the bottom has the Dorsetshire Regiment motto -  Primus In Indis and is made of gold and filled with green enamel. This sweetheart brooch was originally owned by Mrs Molly Percy-Jones, wife of Col D Percy-Jones, Dorsetshire Regiment and has just been donated to us. Find it in our new acquistions case on the ground floor.