Gorgeous antique porcelain hatpin holder with hand painted roses and heavy gold. Dished holder with gold trimmed tray and lavishly painted gold top with twelve holes for hatpins and attached pin tray. Pink, white, and yellow roses with pink rosebuds are painted around the pillar along with leaves and stems. Shadow leaves are painted in soft lavender in the background and along the base of the pillar, spilling over onto the tray. This choice hatpin holder stands 4 1/4" tall and is superb condition with no damage and no wear to any of the gold. It is unmarked and of European origin, likely France or Germany, circa 1890.
Victorian Hatpin Holder with Tray Roses and Gold
$50 $65 SALE