This lapel pin was originally gifted from Elisabeth, Empress of Austria and Queen of Hungary, popularly known today as “Sissi”, as a gift of merit for services to the monarchy. The top of the pin shows an “S” with a crown on top, a clear symbol of the empress known for her youth and exceptional beauty, set with rose-cut diamonds with a total weight of approximately 0.1 carats.
Shape: Lapel pin
Weight: 3.22 g
Dimensions: Length 8.6 cm
Condition: Excellent with few minor traces of wear
Insurance value: This pin was recently appraised with a value of 2,000 Euro; the original certificate will be handed to the buyer of this lot
Provenance: Austrian private collection