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    Posted 5 years ago

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    I found this pin at the El Cajon, CA Salvation Army thrift store, very black - I think it was a dollar. (Gudrun, thinking about your post) The mark says VR 830S (or VP 930S).

    Did some research and marks could be related to Georg Jensen silver but I searched online and didn't find this particular style. The back is oxidized black, size 1.5"x1". Any thoughts? The style of this pin after my search doesn't shout out Georg Jensen silver which tended to be curvy, and bumpy.

    Thank you for any comments and research, I can't find this lovely old pin.

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    1. antiquerose antiquerose, 5 years ago
      Wow -- I Love it !!
    2. Efesgirl Efesgirl, 5 years ago
      Possibly by Finnish designers Reinikka & Laine (VR).
    3. kyratango kyratango, 5 years ago
      Love it too!!!
    4. valentino97 valentino97, 5 years ago
      Thank you Rose for loving it!
    5. valentino97 valentino97, 5 years ago
      Thank you Bonnie - I looked up those designers but couldn't find enough images. Interesting, will keep hunting. I appreciate your research. Thank you!
    6. valentino97 valentino97, 5 years ago
      Thank you Kyra for loving comment.

      Thank you Ken - I thought even if it was junk for a dollar, it was totally worth it. Cleaned it nice.

      Thank you friends for your loves: Thomas, Amatoor, NeBlades, Gillian, Phil, Tassie, Rose, Karen, Mike, Kyra, Bonnie, Kevin, Ken, Myfavorite, Glassie and the mysterious, beautiful Aura.
    7. shareurpassion shareurpassion, 5 years ago
      Nice brooch! I think you're on the right track with the Danish modern. They used 830 Sterling a lot, there are so many makers it can be hard to place. I'll take a look to and see what I find.
    8. valentino97 valentino97, 5 years ago
      Thank you Share! Any help is appreciated. Seems to get most hits for Danish Modern. I thought it was older. That's okay - I know it is very nice.

      Thanks also to MJ.
    9. freiheit freiheit, 5 years ago
      It is beautiful! Great buy too! How could I have missed it?!
    10. valentino97 valentino97, 5 years ago
      Thanks Gudrun. It is a favorite. I usually wear it on my blue jean jkts w/the cluster of other small sterling pins. This one is my favorite though. I've never found a similar one.

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