Mystery mark reward below. From New England this Arts Crafts Modernist hand made studio sterling silver pin with applied 6 leg bug on 5 Mary Gage like discs chased leaf or flower and has a beautiful 15 mm blue feldspar Labradorite cab as the belly of the bug.
Obscure scribed: artist signature initials and Sterling - see image 3.
Since 1897 the Society of Arts Crafts in Boston has been in the fore front of this movement that could have influenced the making of this sweet labradorite sterling silver bug pin.
1 5/8" across and weighs 12 grams with decades of rich darkening in the crevices. Please view last three images for Mystery Maker's Mark,
$10 USPS Priority/Ins/Track or Free with your USA Ck or USPS MO.
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Mystery mark reward contest: After years and years of futile research, this jewelry artist is still unknown. There is a $30 gift certificate/store credit here at www.mimideeartwear.com to anyone who correctly identifies this jewelry maker - see images 3,4,5. Substantiating online web pages must be made available to validate the maker. Contest for lower 48 states.