A Lovely Glass English Crepe Stone Bar pin featuring 4 Glass Crepe Stone Dangles. In Excellent Vintage condition with original clasp which is fold over Simple Hook Style. Set on Brass and measuring about 2 1/2" by 3/4" counting dangles. Would make a wonderful addition to any collection as this pin has been lovingly stored and displays wonderfully ! ( Patent for crepe stone was issued December 25,1883 to Fowler Brothers of Providence , Rhode Island. Widely distributed by wholesalers of the time it was marketed as such since any item from England was considered a treasure to most Victorian Americans'.......Also it is interesting to note that this type of glass was originally marketed as English Crape Stone Jewelry.
Victorian Era Mourning English Crepe Stone Bar Pin / Brooch