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Bob Bortner and Larry Straka, Ferndale WA   

Chinese Gilded Silver Cinnabar Bar Pin circa 1900Chinese Gilded Silver Cinnabar Bar Pin circa 1900Chinese Gilded Silver Cinnabar Bar Pin circa 1900Chinese Gilded Silver Cinnabar Bar Pin circa 1900

A delicate cinnabar lacquer flower carving mounted into a fine silver wire mesh mount that was gilded with gold.

An oblong deep red cinnabar lacquer plaque was hand carved with a peony pattern. The carving is deep and well done. The mount a fine filigree mesh made from silver wire. This is bordered on the outer edge by a ball and circle repeating band. The back has a swirling fine wire pattern.

There is the word CHINA stamped on the back edge. The does not have a silver hallmark.

MEASUREMENTS

2 13/16” (7.5 cm) long x 15/16” (2.4 cm) tall x ¼” (.64 cm) thick (not including the pin). Weighs .52 oz (14.77 g)

CONDITION

There are no breaks, dents, or chips. The wire mesh border circling the lacquer is uneven and pinched in a couple of spots. The pin has an antique oxidized look to the metal.

Item ID: J-2129


Gender: Female, Age Group: Adult, Color: red, Size: 2 13/16"

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Chinese Gilded Silver Cinnabar Bar Pin circa 1900

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Bob Bortner and Larry Straka
Ferndale
WA
  

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