This unusually styled Christmas tree pin can be found on page 24 of Nancy Yunker Trowbridge’s book, Christmas Tree Pins. She placed the value in the $35-50 range in 2002 when that book was published. As she notes, “The tree is gold tone with an open back, and has (13) colored sets in graduated sizes.”
The maker’s mark on the back reads “© B. J.” which stands for “Beatrix Jewels.” Originally founded in l946, Beatrix Jewelry company was sold in l975 to Treasure Master and changed its name to B.J. using that mark from l975 until it closed in l983.
This graduated open tree is in very good to excellent vintage condition. It shows little, if any, wear for its 30+ years of existence. The pin and clasp are strong and secure and the gold tone textured metal and rhinestones bright. The graduated styling of both the rhinestone sizes and tree branches are stunning.
Standing 2 5/8” high and 1 5/8 at its widest, it is a beautiful Christmas tree pin for any Christmas lover or Christmas pin collector. Please view the pictures to get a greater sense of the beauty and condition of this vintage B.J. signed Christmas tree.
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