Zlatovez 10-Petal Flower Brooch Necklace (Ogrlica Broš Zlatovez)
A unique piece of jewelry, this beautiful flower brooch is hand-embroidered with metallic pale golden thread on black fabric with an attached pin on the back. Also comes with a silver-colored chain to be worn as a necklace. It comes in a gift box from the artist.
The technique of hand-embroidery with gold thread (zlatovez) is traditional to eastern Croatia. This necklace is entirely handmade, as are the finest pieces. The artisan has been hand-embroidering for the past 27 years, and takes her inspiration for designs from the traditional costumes of Slavonia and Baranja.
Size: The flower is approx. 5.5 cm wide x 6.5 cm long; chain approx. 42 cm; total drop is 26.5 cm including flower.
Cleaning instructions: As with any artisanal item, the gentler care you give it, the longer it will retain its beauty. If you must clean this article, we suggest careful spot-cleaning.
Handmade in Osijek.