Vintage Sterling Silver Kilt Pin, Large Blanket Safety Pin. Scottish Hallmarks, 1930s.Add to Wishlist
Scottish hallmarked kilt pin crafted in sterling silver. A very large and incredibly lovely safety pin. This piece would have be designed as a kilt pin and is a nice, hefty sturdy piece designed to hold and secure layers of fabric. I use mine as a brooch on my winter coat and it comes in handy for securing a chunky knitted scarf or shawl. This particular example has Scottish hallmarks and is a fine piece dating to the 1930s.
Hallmarked for sterling silver, assayed in Edinburgh, date letter for 1933.
Measures approx 9.1 cm / 3.58 inches by 1.4 cm / 0.55 inches. Wire is study and substantial 2.3 mm.
Weighs 9.6 grams.