Small child's sized Vintage / antique traditional Norwegian solje bunad pin. Cherished solje sterling silver brooch.Adorable tiny petite mini childs size. Traditional heirloom jewelry of Norway. Historically these Bunadsolv pins have been passed down and/or gifted to babies, brides, or anyone else reaching a milestone or deserving of a special gift. This is of a smaller size and was intended for children and called "Child's First Solje Pin" or "My First Solje" meant to wear at any special occasion that they would wear their Bunad. The jingling little disks or "spoons" are historically believed to reflect / deflect or repel evil and/or trolls in Scandinavian folklore. Ready and waiting for your. Collection, or gift giving - you will love this!
AGE OR ERA : Original true antique / vintage piece - broadly estimating early 20th century in age. 830 grade silver was the primary silver standard in the 1800s and began being phased out around 1920. MARKINGS : 830S for the silver grade 830 / 1000. METAL / MATERIAL : 830S silver and some gold wash or plating remains on the spoons.
CLASP / CLOSURE : Early "C" clasp that compliments the piece perfectly. MEASUREMENTS : Measures about 7/8 in diameter. WEIGHT : 2.9 grams on my scale.INVENTORY NUMBER OR NOTE : x. = Great vintage condition - no damage or quirks that I could find to mention. I have not cleaned or polished this at all. Fantastic origianal patina that only time and use can produce. In an excellent state of preservation. A picture is worth a thousand words. Please view & enlarge photographs to closely inspect fine details and to determine the amount of patina and/or wear.
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