This is a framed, wearable sculpture brooch. It is made of pewter, brass, bronze, copper and Swarovski crystal. This brooch is 3 1/2 inch tall. The frame is 8 1/2 inch tall. It is exhibited here courtesy of The Waskowmium, Burlington, VT.
The detail view below shows the many small pieces of brass and copper that make up much of the detail work on this sculpture. Note that each separate piece of metal was soldered into place. Dozens of individual soldering operations were required to get these details into place.