On this page you will find lapel pins and some small brooches - those with butterfly clutches, tac clutches and small pin-backs. Brooches are on a separate page.
RETRO BLACK BLUE HOUSE AT NIGHT ENAMEL PIN
Size: 24 x 18mm
Excellent condition, enamel house pin in silvertone. Butterfly clutch.
AVON 1993 PINK RIBBON 'BETTER BREAST CARE AWARENESS' PIN
Size: 50 x 21mm
Signed '©Avon'. Excellent condition, the back tac clutch is a replacement. This is much prettier in person, with a pastel pink enamel on goldtone. It is titled 'Better Breast Care Awareness' from 1993.
RETRO 14mm RHINESTONE ANGEL TAC PIN
Size: 14 x 12mm
Good condition with some aging on the rhinestone, little rhinestone angel. Butterfly clutch. 1980s.
RETRO SMALL FILIGREE BUTTERFLY TAC PIN
Size: 15 x 10mm
Excellent condition, though the brass butterfly clutch has darkened.
RETRO GUITAR PLAYER ARTICULATED FILIGREE TAC PIN
Size: 51 x 30mm
Excellent condition, nice aged appearance with oxidised-brass, oxidised silvertone and a faux pearl. The boots are dangling off a filigree piece, creative handmade piece, they are all held together by glue. Butterfly clutch.
RETRO RUBY HEART PENDANT STYLE TAC PIN
Size: 24 x 18mm
Very good-excellent condition with very minor aging on goldtone. There is a little red gemstone in the center, very fine facets on it, from other similar era designs it is likely a little ruby stone. Butterfly clutch.
RETRO INITAL 'D' OVAL HANDPAINTED FLOWER TAC PIN
Size: 14 x 11mm
Excellent condition, little silvertone pin, it looks to be made of clay, porcelain or stoneware, with carefully painted details. Butterfly clutch.
RETRO GOLDTONE APPLE PIN
Size: 16 x 18mm
Good - very good condition with minor scuffs. Butterfly clutch has aging. Gold-plated.
RETRO GOLDTONE FOOTPRINTS PIN
Size: 23 x 8mm
Good condition, brass butterfly clutch has dark tarnish spots.
RETRO BROWN OWL BIRD ENAMEL PIN
Size: 20 x 12mm
Good condition with slight aging. The pin is silvertone, but it comes with a goldtone tac clutch.
RETRO YELLOW BEAR FACE PIN
Good condition with aging (some patina spots on the brass back) and slight scuffs on the front.
BEE HIVE PIN
Size: 34 x 26mm
Signed '©HOL 97'. Very good condition, a bit of the pearlscent paintwork on the wings have worn off. Butterfly clutch.
VINTAGE STERLING CRESCENT DAGGER PAIR OF PINS
Size: 15 x 8mm, 17 x 8mm
Signed 'Sterling' on both. Good condition with lots of patina, almost black now. Aging on the rhinestones, one rhinestone has been replaced, that rhinestone is also vintage but not as old as the pins. One is a tiny pin with a pinback, the other has a screw post with screw clutch. These would be 1940s or earlier antique.
VINTAGE 3-D CAPTAIN FIGURAL PIN
Size: 24 x 9mm
Excellent condition, doesn't look worn. Quality piece, highly detailed figure of a sea captain or pilot(?), the back is also detailed so the figure is 3-D.
VINTAGE SQUARE TIGER-EYE TAC PIN
Good condition with aging on goldtone. A tigereye gemstone is embedded in the center. Tac clutch.
Size: 33 x 10mm
Good condition, antiqued-goldtone has alittle bit of wear on the front. Small brooch with pin-back.
AVON AMERICAN FLAG HEART PIN
Size: 18 x 22mm
Good condition, there is abit of plating loss on the right bottom edge. Tac clutch.
AVON EARTH HEART PIN
Size: 29 x 24mm
Signed 'AVON' in capital letters. Very good condition, enamel on goldtone. Butterfly clutch (not original to pin). Not sure how old this is, could be an older release.
Size: 20 x 20mm, 22 x 16mm, 18 x 16mm
Very good condition with aging on glaze. Set of three cute cartoon frogs.
RETRO 1986 SAN DIEGO ZOO TIGER PIN
Size: 26 x 21mm
Good condition. Some scuffs on the front glaze and aging on the goldtone at the back (dulling). Pin-back, marked 'Taiwan' on the back. 70th aniversary of the zoo, which opened in 1916. Qty: 3 pcs available
WATERING CAN PIN
Price: S$3.00 (US$2.50)
Size: 21 x 20mm
Very good condition. Watering can pin for gardening enthusiasts! Butterfly clutch has aging.
AVON HEART OF THE CRUSADE PINK RIBBON PIN
Size: 36 x 26mm
Signed 'AVON'. Fine-good condition, scuffs on the heart (see photo). Entitled 'Heart of the Crusade'. Avon has released pink ribbon pins since the 90s for breast cancer awareness. Clutch may not be original to the pin.
AVON PINK RIBBON MATTE GOLDTONE RHINESTONE PIN
Size: 37 x 21mm
Signed 'AVON', in very good condition, clutch has wear. Matte goldtone surface with pink rhinestones. Please note I will give the tac clutch for this pin, not the butterfly one as shown. Avon has released pink ribbon pins since the 90s for breast cancer awareness.
AVON PASTEL PINK RIBBON PIN
Size: 23 x 8 mm
Signed '©Avon'. Very good condition, pastel pink ribbon with goldtone. Avon has released pink ribbon pins since the 90s for breast cancer awareness. I have 2 pieces available.
RETRO LIZARD PIN
Size: 48 x 14mm
In very good condition, marked 'Hong Kong'. Lightweight small pin-back, could be plated plastic or aluminium.
VINTAGE SMALL DONKEY PIN
Size: 26 x 21mm
Marked 'Korea'. Small brooch with a happily braying donkey. Stamped metal. There is some texture on the orange parts (slightly reflective) and paint of red. Upon close inspection the parts which are lighter are the parts where the texture has been worn out. In good condition with aging on the metal, there is a dark spot on the back where the clasp is.
VINTAGE LOBED PINWHEEL AB RHINESTONE PIN
In fine-good condition, aging and a few tarnish spots. AB rhinestone has surface wear, the line you see on the rhinestone is an overlapping layer of glue. The butterfly clutch is in fine conditon with tarnish spots.
RETRO INITIAL A FAIRY PIN
Size: 24 x 22mm
Very good condition. A winged fairy sitting on the alphabet 'A'. Nice quality. Not sure if this is vintage or retro.
KOALA OPAL ENAMEL PIN
In fine condition, surface scratches on the enamel. Wear on the plating at the edges. Buttefly clutch has patina. There are 2 slices of genuine opal within the koala, this is a souvenir pin from Australia. Possibly from the 90s.
AVON SHINING LIGHTHOUSE PIN
Size: 17 x 34mm
Silvertone with goldtone lighthouse pin. Signed 'Avon'. This piece is released in 1998. Very good condition, minor wear at the back.
JJ OX-BRASS LIGHTHOUSE PIN
Size: 36 x 22mm
Excellent condition. Signed '©JJ'. JJ (Jonette Jewelry Co.) items are very collectible as they ceased operations in 2006.