I believe this Sterling Dog Pin was custom made by a silversmith. Canine jewelry depicts a muscular dog from nose to nubby tail. The side view reminds me of a silhouette. The Doberman is an intelligent capable guardian, ever on the alert and ready to protect her family or home.
UNCOMMON C.1945-1955 Dobie dog pin MEASURES ~ 2 1/2 x 1 3/4 Inches and is quite substantial for its size - WEIGHS ~ 9 Grams. FIGURAL Pin is Marked "STERLING" on the reverse & is in VERY GOOD CONDITION! ...Retains ORIGINAL Fully Functional Locking Clasp, Hinge & Pin Stem - has not been professionally buffed/polished.
Rare example of breed jewelry would make a SUPER GIFT or Addition to YOUR animal, figural, dog or vintage silver pin collection. PERFECT for either a man or woman, child, teenager or adult!