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Pins & Brooches

The brooch reflects an ultimately aesthetic invention that arose out of a purely functional object. It finds its origins in the ancient world, as our early ancestors grappled with dressing. Once humans began draping themselves in fabrics and cloaks, there arose a need to fasten these wraps in place.

The solution was the rudimentary brooch or pin that joined folds of fabric securely such that the wearer could go about his or her daily business. Over time, these utilitarian attachments evolved to be a symbol of luxury. Important rulers would port pins crafted from gold, and elegant ladies would wear brooches bedecked with gemstones and pearls as a sign of both wealth and status.

This luxurious adaptation of the brooch continues today, with the world’s finest jewelry houses still conjuring... Read more

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0.04 ctw Sapphire and Pearl Brooch - 14KT Yellow Gold

December 3, 2016, 12:00 AM PST
Westlake Village, CA, USA

$1 (starting bid)

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Diamond brooch, the brooch in the form of a flower in an arch, with twenty

December 3, 2016, 9:00 AM GMT
Stowmarket, United Kingdom

£3,200 (starting bid)

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Gold enamel and diamond set Order of the Garter, the enamel centre with Lat

December 3, 2016, 9:00 AM GMT
Stowmarket, United Kingdom

£800 (starting bid)

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Fire opal and diamond brooch, the fire opal at 17.25 carats surrounded by d

December 3, 2016, 9:00 AM GMT
Stowmarket, United Kingdom

£2,000 (starting bid)

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9 carat gold brooch, the circular brooch with a central boss with pearls, f

December 3, 2016, 9:00 AM GMT
Stowmarket, United Kingdom

£30 (starting bid)

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Fine diamond clasp/brooch set, the two clasps with swag design set with bag

December 3, 2016, 9:00 AM GMT
Stowmarket, United Kingdom

£2,800 (starting bid)

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Impressive Ceylon star sapphire brooch, the cabochon cut, no heat star sapp

December 3, 2016, 9:00 AM GMT
Stowmarket, United Kingdom

£3,200 (starting bid)

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Large aquamarine and diamond set clasp, the aquamarine at approximately 14

December 3, 2016, 9:00 AM GMT
Stowmarket, United Kingdom

£3,200 (starting bid)

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Diamond set brooch, the brooch with a row of seven round cut diamonds surro

December 3, 2016, 9:00 AM GMT
Stowmarket, United Kingdom

£950 (starting bid)

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White gold diamond and pearl brooch, the elliptical brooch set with three r

December 3, 2016, 9:00 AM GMT
Stowmarket, United Kingdom

£480 (starting bid)

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Impressive carved Colombian emerald clasp, the Colombian emerald at 34 cara

December 3, 2016, 9:00 AM GMT
Stowmarket, United Kingdom

£6,000 (starting bid)

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December 3, 2016, 9:00 AM GMT
Stowmarket, United Kingdom

£30 (starting bid)

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18 carat white gold diamond and jade brooch, the spinach jade bar flanked b

December 3, 2016, 9:00 AM GMT
Stowmarket, United Kingdom

£400 (1 bid)

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Alfred Tillman brooch, the brooch with a row of garnet grapes from a beam,

December 3, 2016, 9:00 AM GMT
Stowmarket, United Kingdom

£480 (starting bid)

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Diamond and sapphire brooch, the brooch with a central flower, diamond shap

December 3, 2016, 9:00 AM GMT
Stowmarket, United Kingdom

£1,100 (starting bid)

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Impressive and large diamond flower brooch, the brooch set with diamonds to

December 3, 2016, 9:00 AM GMT
Stowmarket, United Kingdom

£12,500 (starting bid)

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Diamond and sapphire brooch, the central sapphire flanked by diamonds mount

December 3, 2016, 9:00 AM GMT
Stowmarket, United Kingdom

£400 (starting bid)

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Etruscan style garnet stick pin, the sugar loaf cabochon garnet set within

December 3, 2016, 9:00 AM GMT
Stowmarket, United Kingdom

£140 (starting bid)

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KOLONIALABZEICHEN

December 3, 2016, 10:00 AM CET
Berlin, Germany

€90 (starting bid)

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Antique Style Filigree Blue Sapphire Pin / Brooch - Sterling Silver #98093v2

December 3, 2016, 1:00 AM PST
Burbank, CA, USA

$30 (starting bid)

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Antique Victorian Style Filigree Diamond Pin / Brooch in Fine Sterling Silver #98089v2

December 3, 2016, 1:00 AM PST
Burbank, CA, USA

$30 (starting bid)

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Art Deco Style Filigree Diamond Pin / Brooch - Sterling Silver #98088v2

December 3, 2016, 1:00 AM PST
Burbank, CA, USA

$30 (starting bid)

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Antique Victorian Style Blue Sapphire Wreath Pin - Sterling Silver #98095v2

December 3, 2016, 1:00 AM PST
Burbank, CA, USA

$30 (starting bid)

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Antique Victorian Style Diamond Filigree Pin / Brooch Sterling Silver #98082v2

December 3, 2016, 1:00 AM PST
Burbank, CA, USA

$30 (starting bid)

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Victorian Style Amethyst Filigree Pin - Brooch - Sterling Silver #98096v2

December 3, 2016, 1:00 AM PST
Burbank, CA, USA

$30 (starting bid)

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Art Deco Style Blue Sapphire / Diamond Pin Brooch Fine Sterling Silver #98100v2

December 3, 2016, 1:00 AM PST
Burbank, CA, USA

$30 (starting bid)

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Antique Victorian Style Diamond Wreath Pin - Sterling Silver #98094v2

December 3, 2016, 1:00 AM PST
Burbank, CA, USA

$30 (starting bid)

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14K Yellow Gold & Pearl Pin

December 3, 2016, 7:45 AM EST
Punta Gorda, FL, USA

$210 (starting bid)

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Antique Seed Pearl Bar Pin

December 3, 2016, 7:45 AM EST
Punta Gorda, FL, USA

$145 (starting bid)

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Pearl & Leaf Pin

December 3, 2016, 7:45 AM EST
Punta Gorda, FL, USA

$210 (starting bid)

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18K Leaf & Acorn Pin

December 3, 2016, 7:45 AM EST
Punta Gorda, FL, USA

$260 (starting bid)

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22ct Amethyst Pin

December 3, 2016, 7:45 AM EST
Punta Gorda, FL, USA

$375 (starting bid)

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David Andersen Bracelet and Askel Homensen Matching Pin

December 3, 2016, 7:45 AM EST
Punta Gorda, FL, USA

$125 (starting bid)

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14K Circle Pin

December 3, 2016, 7:45 AM EST
Punta Gorda, FL, USA

$115 (starting bid)

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General Motors GMPD Pin

December 3, 2016, 7:45 AM EST
Punta Gorda, FL, USA

$60 (starting bid)

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Antique 14K Diamond & Pearl Pin

December 3, 2016, 7:45 AM EST
Punta Gorda, FL, USA

$84 (starting bid)

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Gold Plated Sterling Silver Broach

December 3, 2016, 9:00 AM CST
Chicago, IL, USA

$70 (starting bid)

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Lincoln & McClellan: Rare Matched Pair of 1864 Ferrotyp

December 3, 2016, 10:00 AM CST
Dallas, TX, USA

$3,000 (starting bid)

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William Henry Harrison: A Very Choice Log Cabin Sulphid

December 3, 2016, 10:00 AM CST
Dallas, TX, USA

$400 (starting bid)

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William Henry Harrison: A Most Unusual Large High-relie

December 3, 2016, 10:00 AM CST
Dallas, TX, USA

$400 (starting bid)

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Winfield Scott: Large Cloak Badge. Hefty 1 3/4

December 3, 2016, 10:00 AM CST
Dallas, TX, USA

$750 (starting bid)

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Abraham Lincoln: Oversize Ferrotype Badge. 1 3/8

December 3, 2016, 10:00 AM CST
Dallas, TX, USA

$750 (starting bid)

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Ulysses S. Grant: Fancy 1872 Ferrotype Stickpin. USG-18

December 3, 2016, 10:00 AM CST
Dallas, TX, USA

$500 (starting bid)

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Greeley & Brown: Ferrotype Jugate Stickpin. 1

December 3, 2016, 10:00 AM CST
Dallas, TX, USA

$1,200 (starting bid)

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Horace Greeley: A Dramatic, Oversized Ferrotype Buckle.

December 3, 2016, 10:00 AM CST
Dallas, TX, USA

$1,200 (starting bid)

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Hayes & Wheeler: Rare Ferro Jugate in Brass Shell Frame

December 3, 2016, 10:00 AM CST
Dallas, TX, USA

$900 (starting bid)

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Hayes & Wheeler and Tilden & Hendricks: Matching Gem Al

December 3, 2016, 10:00 AM CST
Dallas, TX, USA

$700 (starting bid)

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Rutherford B. Hayes: Star Ferrotype Badge. RBH-1876-45,

December 3, 2016, 10:00 AM CST
Dallas, TX, USA

$340 (starting bid)

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James A. Garfield: Pristine Ferrotype Badge. JG-1880-25

December 3, 2016, 10:00 AM CST
Dallas, TX, USA

$500 (starting bid)

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James A. Garfield: Oval Ferrotype Stickpin. 1/2

December 3, 2016, 10:00 AM CST
Dallas, TX, USA

$340 (starting bid)

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James A. Garfield: Very Choice 1880 Campaign Ferro in F

December 3, 2016, 10:00 AM CST
Dallas, TX, USA

$340 (starting bid)

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Blaine & Logan: Photographic Jugate on Glass Ribbon Bad

December 3, 2016, 10:00 AM CST
Dallas, TX, USA

$500 (starting bid)

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Benjamin Butler: Gem Ferrotype Badge. Small gem (20 mm

December 3, 2016, 10:00 AM CST
Dallas, TX, USA

$500 (starting bid)

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Harrison & Morton: Colorful Large 1888 Jugate Badge. Im

December 3, 2016, 10:00 AM CST
Dallas, TX, USA

$600 (starting bid)

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Harrison & Reid and Cleveland & Stevenson: A Most Unusu

December 3, 2016, 10:00 AM CST
Dallas, TX, USA

$500 (starting bid)

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William McKinley: Exceptional Mechanical Badge on Origi

December 3, 2016, 10:00 AM CST
Dallas, TX, USA

$340 (starting bid)

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[William McKinley]: Anti-Bryan Silver Bug Stickpin Badg

December 3, 2016, 10:00 AM CST
Dallas, TX, USA

$340 (starting bid)

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Bryan & Stevenson and McKinley & Roosevelt: Jugate Mech

December 3, 2016, 10:00 AM CST
Dallas, TX, USA

$500 (starting bid)

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Woodrow Wilson: A Rare 1 1/4

December 3, 2016, 10:00 AM CST
Dallas, TX, USA

$1,000 (starting bid)

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A Signed Mikimoto Culture Pear Sterling Brooch or Pin

December 3, 2016, 3:00 PM EST
Lakeland, FL, USA

$150 (starting bid)

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