On the back of this classic, timeless Christmas tree pin, with red and green rhinestones, is the maker’s mark, “© Beatrix.” That is a pre-1975 mark for BJ (Beatrix Jewelry). Beatrix was founded in l946 and used the “Beatrix” mark until l975 when the company changed hands and began using the “BJ” hallmark.
The pin is featured on page 34 of Jill Gallina’s Christmas Pins Past & Present published in l996. At that time of publication two decades ago, she put its value in the $25.00- $35.00 range.
This sparkling tree stands 2 3/8” high and is 1 3/8” wide. All of the 13 faceted rhinestones are sparkling and intact; the clasp and pin strong and secure. The pin is well crafted in a textured pewter with a substantial feel. Overall, it’s is in very good vintage condition.
This charming pre-l975 Christmas tree pin would be a wonderful addition for any tree pin collector or Christmas lover. The pictures offer greater perspective on the timeless charm and vintage condition of this lovely signed Christmas tree pin.
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