HUGE LOT! 30 Figural Pins Birds, Fish, Owls, Takahashi!
- Source: eBay
This is a fabulous lot of vintage figural pins! T are 30 pieces total, weighing 7.8 ounces! T are many pieces that may be quite valuable, and MANY ARE SIGNED so please read the descriptions, and look at the photos.I will run down the list of what is , and point out any flaws. We will start with the birds: Wooden Orange and Black Hand Painted Bird pin that appears to be by Takahashi . The pin is missing, but could be easily replaced. T is a tiny chip in the wing at the very end. Takahishi pins sell for $150-$300 or more. Sarah Coventry Owl Pin (rounded body with lime green eyes)...this is a book piece valued at around $25. Gerry's Rooster Pin, valued at $15-$20, minor enamel wear on black tail. Blue enamel Rooster on Gold tone Pin , unsigned, fancy gold tone back Silver tone Rooster Pin , light weight. Looks like marcasites, but on closer inspection it is raised silver tone metal made to look like marcasites. Old C-clasp signed GERMANY Gerry's Birds on a wire pin valued at $15-$20, it looks like one little blue eye is missing on the end. I only noticed it under magnification. 2 Very EARLY J.J. Signed Small Enamel Mallard Duck Pins . Great Condition! Unknown value, but JJ is no longer in business and even the newer pins are being grabbed up by collectors. These may be quite valuable. Large Green Eyed Owl with plastic ... read more