Aksel Holmsen Silver Pin, Sandefjord, Norway


Item Description

A Silver Pin by Aksel Holmsen, Sandefjord, Norway.
This large pin depicts a military event of some kind, and there is an inscription at the bottom in Norwegian. Quite large at 2 1/2 inches across and weighs about 1 1/2 ounces. The piece is marked .830, which is the standard fineness for Norwegian Silver, along with the maker's mark. Excellent condition, and a most unusual piece of early Holmsen silver.