A Late Victorian Prince Of Wales Stick-pin
A late Victorian Prince of Wales stick-pin, the circular plaque with the Prince of Wales’s feathers and motto ‘ICH-DIEN’ (I serve), on red guilloche enamel background, made in yellow gold marked 18ct, with gold pin fitting,, circa 1900, the jewelled part measuring 1.4cm in diameter, gross weight 2.9grams,
A lovely antique stick pin. It features the heraldic badge representing the Prince of Wales, three plumed feathers emerging from a gold coronet. The heraldic details and motto are rendered in detailed enamel. The use of this badge dates to Edward, the Black Prince (1330-1376), but is used today as the badge of the Welsh rugby union as well as Welsh regiments of the British Army.
Should you choose to make this purchase we would be delighted to send it to you in a Bentley & Skinner handmade leather case packed in a giftwrapped Bentley & Skinner black and gold presentation box. Shortly afterwards we will send you on a complimentary valuation of this item for insurance purposes for your reference and safekeeping.