Share your favorites on Show & Tell

Antique Masonic Pressed Horn & Sterling Silver Pin

In Medals Pins and Badges > Fraternal Pins > Show & Tell.
Fraternal Pins16 of 27Antique Masonic Lunar Lodge Pin - I&RAntique Masonic Pins Circa 1800
Love it
Like it

DrFluffyDrFluffy loves this.
vetraio50vetraio50 loves this.
pops52pops52 loves this.
czechmanczechman loves this.
See 2 more
Add to collection

Please create an account, or Log in here

If you don't have an account, create one here.

Create a Show & TellReport as inappropriate

Posted 1 year ago


(5 items)

This antique (circa 1870) masonic pin is made from pressed horn, that is in the shape of a Keystone, and inlaid with a sterling silver Square & Compass with letter G. It measures ~ 7/8" in height.

Pressed horn is made from ground animal horn that is heated and pressed into a hot mold to form a shape. It was essentially an early form of thermoplastic and was popularly used during the mid to late 19th century in Victorian jewelry.


  1. vetraio50 vetraio50, 1 year ago

Want to post a comment?

Create an account or login in order to post a comment.