Early Irish cities were founded by the Vikings, and the Vikings had a large presence in Ireland. Turtle brooches were worn as jewelry on Viking women's apron dresses.
Cast in bronze, this pair of brooches is also available with a silver-plated or blackened silver-plated finish. These brooches have steel pins for strength.
Comes as a pair of brooches, each measuring 3" by 2" (7.5 by 5 cm)