• Black Marcasite Peacock
  • 1980s Marcasite Peacock Brooch
  • purse with brooch
  • statement bird jewelry
  • Black Marcasite Peacock
  • 1980s Marcasite Peacock Brooch
  • purse with brooch
  • statement bird jewelry

1980s Marcasite Peacock Brooch, Faceted Black Glass


This gorgeous 1980s marcasite peacock brooch is a real statement piece.

This gorgeous oversized marcasite peacock brooch really glistens. 
✅   Approx. Size (cm): 4″ x 3″ (10 x 7.5).
✅   Condition: Very good.
✅   Era:  1980s.
✅   Mark/Label: None.
✅   Only one.

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This extra-large 1980s marcasite peacock brooch really makes a statement. 

Marcasite Peacock Brooch Details

  • Glamorous antique silver brooch.
  • Openwork tail.
  • Loaded with sparking marcasites.
  • Peacock tail studded with faceted black and smokey gray rivoli rhinestones.
  • Victorian revival style.
  • A wonderful addition to your peacock jewelry collection.

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What is Marcasite?

Marcasite jewelry is made using cut and polished pieces of pyrite (fool’s gold) as gemstone, and not, as the name suggests, from marcasite. Both pyrite and marcasite are chemically iron sulphide, but differ in their crystal structures giving them different physical properties.

The jewelry is frequently made by setting small pieces of faceted pyrite into silver. A similar-looking type of jewelry can be made from small pieces of cut steel. The cut and polished pyrite pieces reflect light at different angles from its different facets giving it a real sparkle.

Shipping & Returns

Items are normally shipped within 5 business days.  Occasionally, there may an issue with shipping times.  If so, we will let you know at once. Clothing and accessories ship by USPS Priority Mail, UPS, or FedEx, based on the best price.  Jewelry ships First Class Insured. Overseas orders ship International First Class.  Please see our Shipping Information for rates.

International buyers handle all customs duties. PLEASE NOTE effective July 1, 2021, EU members are charged VAT taxes based on the specific country’s tax rates at the time of importation. 

We know you may be wary about buying vintage items. If so, we do offer returns.  After receipt of your vintage pieces, if you are unhappy or the item does not fit, please let Madge know of a return request within 10 days of receipt of merchandise and return items within 30 days after notification. 

We encourage you to read our complete Return Policy here.   After that, if you still have questions please call or text (404) 850-1757.

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