Antique Art Nouveau Edwardian 10k Gold Baroque Pearls Crescent Pin Hayden Wheeler
This is a long antique 1897 Art Nouveau to Edwardian 1910s, Hayden Wheeler crescent pin with its original natural Baroque pearls and in original, excellent condition. It is marked with the original 1897 Hayden Wheeler Hallmark, jeweler tested (acid and filed) and Guaranteed to be solid 10K gold. This marking was discontinued in the early part of the century. Size is 2″ long by just over 1/8″ wide across. It is fine quality and very well-made with extra supports in the back, it’s original early safety lock (lever up) which is still secure and gorgeous cream white natural baroque pearl accents. The pearls graduate from 1.5mm to 3mm in the center. From an estate and completely original excellent condition. No damage or repair. No alterations. No wearing down of the gold. Good lock. Weight is 2.1 grams. This is a lovely showy Art Nouveau Edwardian crescent pin for your antique gold jewelry collection.