14K solid gold dachshund dog brooch. The brooch measures 1" long by 3/4" tall and has a projection of 1/2". The dog is set with genuine ruby eyes and nose and hand engraved. The piece is marked 14K and made in Italy. The rolling lock is secure. The brooch weighs 5.2 dwts = 8.1grams 14K yellow gold. The piece is vintage not antique yet. Current gold scrap value is close to over $300.