Oh, so pretty...has just a hint of aesthetic styling. In the Victorian era, horseback riding was one of the few strenuous outdoor activities that genteel ladies could participate in. Have a present-day horsewoman on your gift list? She'll love it!
Fully hallmarked for 9 carat gold with date letter for 1887, bar pin featuring a nicely detailed horseshoe and quirt or riding crop. Measures 1.5 inches long, weighs 2.3 grams. Found in the English town of Hemswell.