Troika Brooch. Show off your love for the Russia of olden times by displaying this intricate and elegant brooch. It has been nicely copied from an antique one, and is constructed from three separate pieces with an old-fashioned Victorian-style pin back. Made of pewter with a lovely satin antique gold finish. Lacquer protected to preserve its beauty. 2" long (50mm). Comes attractively gift boxed.
For those not in the know, a troika is a turn-of-the-century three-horse drawn carriage or sleigh. Its system is that the center horse holds to a straight line while the two opposite pulling horses generate the high speeds that are typical of a well-balanced troika.