Rare, Early 1880's-90's Graduation Pin from Lasell Seminary of Auburndale/Newton, Mass.
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Rare, Early 1880's-90's Graduation Pin from Lasell Seminary of Auburndale/Newton, Mass.

Code: 0t77rms00002gls

$175.00

Product Description

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ARTIFACT: Rare, early 1880's – 1890's graduation pin from Lasell Seminary of Auburndale/Newton, Massachusetts (now Lasell College). The center of the pin shows crossed ladders with open books on either side, the lamp of knowledge at the top and a banner near the bottom that reads: "REPUISAE NESCIA" and below "1851". The outer blue enamel ring reads: "LASELL SEMINARY".

VINTAGE: Circa 1880's – 1890's

SIZE: Approximately 7/8" in diameter

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Enameled sterling

ATTACHMENT: Horizontal "T" pin with "C" type catch

MARKINGS: None.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a religious collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VAAX16 LAGEX12/16

CONDITION: 7- (Very Fine-): The DI shows moderate wear, some of the enamel details remain intact, overall very fine condition.

GUARANTEE: As with all my items, this piece is guaranteed original.