Anchor of Hope 9k Gold Stick Pin Brooch Vintage English 1988.
Fantastic anchor of hope to the top of this 9ct yellow gold stick pin brooch with English hallmarks dating it to the late 1980's.
The anchor is associated with sailors out at sea, protecting their homeland and discovering new lands and opportunities. Due to its original meanings, this symbol expanded to encompass hope and steadfastness. Wearing anchor jewelry can remind you to never give up and believe that there is a brighter future ahead.
The gold hallmark can be found to the pin, this is where you see a lion head for the London assay office along with the date letter for the year 1988. Good straight pin & good detailing to the anchor please see the pictures.
Size of stick pin 5.6 cm or 2.2 inches.
Size of head 1.0 x 0.6 cm or 0.4 x 0.2 inches.
Weight 1.4 grams or 0.875 penny weight.