Antique Victorian Griffin Pin Sterling Silver Gryphon Brooch
A gothic style griffin or gargoyle with lion head, dragon wings, and long tail is featured in this antique Victorian era sterling silver brooch, circa 1880s.
The modestly sized round shaped pin is solidly cast of sterling silver which is either unmarked, or where the mark has worn away over time. It has a filigree style openwork design with mythological creature at center, along with floral branches and flourishes.
The pin measures approximately 7/8 of an inch in size, weighs 3.7 grams, and has a tube hinge and c-catch.