Vintage Art Nouveau Italian Greyhound Pin
Genuine Ivory Celluloid c1920
Here is a vintage celluloid pin in the shape of a gorgeous Italian Greyhound. The style is art nouveau..which actually preceeded art deco. This dog is well proportioned and detailed. Around the neck is a raised relief beadwork collar. Each tiny bead is meticulously presented. Suspended from the neck is a small bauble of your choice. Measurements are: 2.4" L x 2.25" H.
This particular casting took place circa 1920. This is NOT a reproduction but a vintage component with an added modern day pin with safety clasp attached to the back. Celluloid was an early form of plastic that came before bakelite. It is absolutely lovely!
There is a choice of 4 colors in radiant metallic beads:
1. evening amethyst bead $18
2. magenta topaz bead $18
3. shimmering emerald bead $18
sparkling bright ruby
There is a choice of color using:
5. pearl lustre bead $20
6. 14 K gold plate bead. The 14K gold bead is 4 mm round and has 1 full micron of gold plating over a copper base. $25 or
7. blue topaz crystal bead $25
8.dawn amethyst crystal bead $25
9.dawn amethyst crystal bead large $29
10.medium purple crystal bead $25
11.pink topaz large bead $29
emerald large bead $29
For USA and Canadian buyers all prices INCLUDE the cost of shipping.International shipping is extra. Sale of these pins benefits the Italian Greyhound Rescue Foundation.
Please click button below to order the pin with Evening Amethyst bead.
Please email Judy Longhouse to order by check.
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