Antique Pique (pee kay) brooch weight 9 grams. This rare piece of pique jewellery is inlaid with gold. It has a finely executed entwined central design with cross dashed border, presented on a band of gold and arrow detailing to the outer edge. It is in very good original condition for its age. You will find that most pique jewellery items are created in tortoise shell, often made from the hawksbill turtle, pieces were crafted from the 1700's to the late 19th century.