The brooch  is one of the existing most ancient accessories This ornament got very popular in the XIX century: The first place in which it was placed was in the décolletage.It was being used as a decoration detail being the décolletages of that epoch were of high neck. Little by little women started to use it as a decorative detail, not only in the décolletage, but also in other places of  dresses, coats and shawls.