Vintage Glasgow Rose Statement Brooch in Pewter
A bold, modern Glasgow rose is carved in a large brooch cast in pewter.
- This vintage find is substantial and unique
- Measures 2 1/4" or 6cm in diameter
- A modern, brutalist version of the Glasgow Rose
- Would look wonderful with heavier hand knits and woven pieces
This brooch embodies the modern Glasgow Rose design, often called a Mackintosh rose, after Rennie Mackintosh, who used it often in his designs. The simple, graphic rose was originally designed by his wife, Margaret MacDonald, his collaborator who had a great influence on his work.