This is a gorgeous representative of the late 1800's Victorian era. It is an ornately open buckle design with three mottled orange and white cabochons. The finish is antiqued gold tone. These sash pins were used to decorate and hold the heavy fabrics of the day and also were worn at the waist as a decorative accessory. This is a large heavy piece. The closure is a C clasp with a straight pin stem. It is in very good condition. The cabochons are in excellent condition with no chips or cracks. Size is 2 1/4 inches in width by 3 1/8 inches in length.