Vintage BAKELITE Carved HORSE Head Pin Brooch BOOK Pc Glass Eye. This pin is larger than pins of this kind, measures 3 diagonally from the tip of the nostril to the edge of the neck. The color is warm butterscotch, his eye is a clear glass bead with black enamel center. It is resin washed, with deeply carved features and mane.Brass bridle is well adjusted, condition is excellent vintage with no wear to the bakelite and a perfect, firmly attached locking pin mechanism. Metal is good, as seen in the picture.
Please refer to detailed pictures for your personal assessment, questions are welcome and I will consider any reasonable offer. COLLECTOR NOTE: This horse head pin is estimated to be late 1930s early 1940s.It is a collector's book piece featured in many books devoted to bakelite jewelry. It is featured in Ann Mitchell's'Inside Jewelry Box' guide to costume jewelry (Volume 3) on page 50. Identical horse is valued by Ms. Also, see Collecting Art Plastic Jewelry by Leigh Leshner, p. Guaranteed to be vintage bakelite. The item "Vintage BAKELITE Carved HORSE Head Pin Brooch BOOK Pc Glass Eye Butterscotch EVC" is in sale since Tuesday, November 26, 2019. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Costume\Bakelite, Vintage Plastics\Pins, Brooches".
The seller is "janart216" and is located in Chicago, Illinois. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Ukraine, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, El salvador, Honduras, Jamaica, Cayman islands, Luxembourg, Viet nam, Uruguay, Russian federation.