Large & Unusual Vintage Sterling Silver Brooch. This Sterling silver brooch has a transfer printed portrait of `The Laughing Cavalier` signed after Franz Hals. The edge frame is decorated with a rope twist silver trim. On the rear there is a clasp with an unusual secure spring action. It is hallmarked on the back `Made in England Sterling Silver Rhodium Plated` It measures a very large 5.9 cm in by 4.6 cm. It weighs 16.5 grams. It is in excellent condition.