This is a vintage Scottish Iona Celtic sterling silver pin or brooch. This stunning pin features a grotesque sea monster or dragon in the Celtic manner. It is marked "CAI IONA Scotland Sterling", for the Celtic Arts Industries whose artisans carried on the traditions of the famed Alexander Ritchie starting in the 1940s. You can scroll down to see more photos. This desirable pin measures 2 1/4" by 1 3/8" and weighs.
3 oz (11 gr) on my little scale. It is in very good condition, with normal signs of use and some tarnish. There are no dings, dents or bends, and the clasp is in good working order. The dark areas you see are reflections from my camera.
For silver jewelry, antique sterling and interesting antique and vintage items, please see my other auctions. FREE scheduling, supersized images and templates. Over 100,000,000 served.Get FREE counters from Vendio today! This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Brooches & Pins". The seller is "crabcreek" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.