' Good Luck ' Lucky Horseshoe Sterling Silver Brooch Pin Vintage 1940 English Hallmark.
Charming for 'Good Luck' lucky horseshoe brooch pin with full English sterling silver hallmark for the year 1940, a time when there were many troubles in the world & a lot of good luck was required.
To the rear of the brooch it is marked 'Good Luck' along with the hallmark & the registration number. The silver hallmark has the anchor mark for the Birmingham assay office with the date letter 'Q' for 1940. The maker of the brooch is 'HG&S' for Henry Griffith & Sons Ltd or Warstone Lane, Birmingham & Leamington Spa. The registration number of the design is 761012, meaning the design was registered between the years 1930 - 1931.
Charming detailing to the front, see pictures. Good secure c clasp & pin.
Size 2.5 x 2.3 cm or 1.0 x 0.9 inches.
Weight 4.8 grams or 3 penny weight.