Still in its original l992 Avon box, this lapel pin shows limited signs of wear and is in very good vintage condition. Set in gold tone metal, the green enameled shamrock with center rhinestone, is on the front of the top hat. The tack pin measures 7/8” in width and height. On the back is an oval “© Avon” marker’s mark. The box, which is only in good condition shows average wear for its age. It has “Avon” on the top, is labeled “Hats Off to Luck Pin” and is dated 1992. Starting in l971, Avon started a jewelry line with a limited number of pieces. By l974 they were adding 25 new pieces a year.
The pin is featured on page 120 of Sandra Sturdivant’s book, Identifying Avon Jewelry. This unisex pin is for St Patrick’s Day or any day with its three clover shamrock on a festive top hat for luck. The back slide pin works and holds well. The pictures offer greater perspective on the timeless nature of this vintage “Hats off to Luck” pin.
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