Silver Plate Celtic Brooch with coloured enamel and faceted stones.
Legend: The Tara Brooch is a Celtic brooch from 700AD. It is generally considered to be the most impressive of over 50 elaborated Irish Brooches. It was supposedly found in August 1850 on beach in Bettystown, Co. Meath. The finder a women and her two young sons claimed to have found it in a box buried in the sand. It was sold to a Dublin jeweller who named it "Tara Brooch" . It now resides in the National Museum of Ireland in Dublin.