Gone Brooch

  • Exhibition: General Exhibition 2024
  • Description of your entry: Made soon after the death of my cat Figgy, this heart-shaped brooch has a raw-edged hole backed by an overfired cup filled with dark red enamel. The gem is Ninomiya enamel over silver foil on copper, with squiggly silver cloisonné and an array of enamel-set cubic zirconia. The handpierced tab setting has a decorative back.
  • Dimensions (cm): 6.5 cm H x 4.5 cm W
  • Techniques: Cloisonné, Embedding and decorative media, Foil/leaf
  • Main base material: Copper
  • Type of item: Brooch
  • Name of maker: Navah Langmeyer
  • Link to further information: https://www.nlenamels.com
  • Photo credit: Navah Langmeyer