This long snout and angular face is that of a Fox....a very sly Fox with huge red eyes that give him a rather blood thirsty look. This vintage pin is a small 1/2" x 1" with huge red faceted, rhinestone or painted glass, eyes. The pin is signed Nemo on the back in block letters. This signature indicates the pin has a mid-century, 1950's origin. Nemo produced a collection of these animal face pins with their large eyes. To date I have seen this Fox, a Cat, a Dog, an Owl, and a Mouse. These pins make for an interesting and a conversation provoking collection! The only sign of wear noted is minor scuffing to the red finish on the fox's left eye. Most of what seen in the photos though is actually reflection in the eyes. The gold tone finish of the pin remains in Excellent Condition. The closure is an older style hook that secures tightly.
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