14K Named 1926 University of California Hospital Nurse Graduate Pin by Shreve & Co

14K Named 1926 University of California Hospital Nurse Graduate Pin by Shreve & Co

Code: mhnhv10013


Product Description


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ARTIFACT: This is a circa 1926 graduation pin for the University of California (Hospital) Training School for Nurses, which started educating nurse in 1907. The diamond-shaped pin is in beautifully enameled 14 karat gold by Shreve & Company, a San Francisco maker, and the nurse's name is engraved on reverse. .

VINTAGE: Circa 1926.

SIZE: Approximately 13/16"x 13/16"

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: 14 karat gold with enamel.

ATTACHMENT: Horizontal pin with drop-in locking swivel catch.


ITEM NOTES: This is from a nursing collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. ebay-C07/13/19 VEJX07 LBIEX1/12

CONDITION: 8- (Very Fine-Excellent): The pin has only some light wear and tarnish, with a slight nick to the enamel.

GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.