An antique pin hand carved of bog oak with a thistle to represent Scotland, shamrocks for Ireland and a rose for England. Bog oak is a fossilized wood or peat found in Ireland. Bog oak jewelry was worn for mourning but also was fashionable during the Victorian era as a sentimental piece of jewelry to remember someone you love.
PLACE OF ORIGIN
Queen Victoria (1837-1901) | Late 19th century
Width 2.25 Depth 0.75 Height 2 inches