Brooches by Katherine Richmond Small/Medium Brooch made using vintage book pages, with a handmade sterling silver pin. Main image shows a large window from an original book print of a medieval banquet hall. Laser engraved details on the front of the brooch, with excerpts of a poem titled 'Beauty' on the reverse. Designed and handmade by Katherine Richmond. Features Primary Material : paper Other Materials : sterling silver Pin Type : pin Dimensions (mm) : 50mm x 37mm x 3.5mm (with pin depth is 9mm) One of a Kind : Yes Metal : sterling silver Hallmarked : No Finish : oxidised silver Cleaning InstructionsThe papers used to make this item have been sealed with a protective lacquer, however due to the nature of the materials the item may change appearance over time and with wear. This is normal and to be expected of an item made using ephemeral materials. It is advisable to follow these instructions in order to avoid unnecessary damage, and to prolong the life and aesthetics of the work. Paper items to do not need cleaning. Only polished silver components such as chain, pins, and earring fittings may be cleaned with a suitable silver cleaning cloth. Do not dip any paper items in cleaning solution. Oxidised silver should not be cleaned with a cleaning cloth or silver cleaning products, as this may affect the patina and damage the seal. Avoid wearing or storing items containing paper in wet or damp conditions.