Crisp design work best describes the wide thistle patterned silverplate border on this kilt or sash pin. The center supports an amber colored faceted stone. This dates from the Victorian era and measures 4 inches in diameter. A striking piece.
A. Manca was the artist who designed the Battery Park eagle sculpture. He also crafted sterling silver jewelry. This calla lily brooch is in the Arts and Crafts style but dates mid 20th century. The pin is signed A.Manca and sterling and is 4" long.