Lovely Scandinavian vintage brooch dating from the 1960s. This Rolf and Soleig Haukaas blue Nordic boat enamel copper brooch from Norway features a traditional viking boat design in dark blue on top of pale blue enamel paint. There is a thin edge of bare copper framing the design. This is a rectangular shaped brooch. The back has the makers mark which is a backward S and R as well as the words HÅNDARBEID BALESTRAND NORGE. The brooch pin is a secure ring safety catch.
There is a tradition of excellent Modernist design work in enameled jewellery from Norway and Scandinavia.
The brooch weighs just 7 grams. It is quite small and measures 4 x 2 cm. Presented in a beautiful satin drawstring bag.