Stay grounded with a sterling silver anchor wax seal tie tack pin... not just for men since it makes a great lapel pin, jacket pin, hat pin, too!
- symbolism -
In heraldry, the anchor is symbolic of hope, stability and religious steadfastness.
A nice little inspirational gift for someone special!
Hand cast from a tiny antique Victorian era (1837 - 1901) anchor wax seal.
- approximate measurement - almost 1/2” (12 mm)
- shown next to a 1937 US dime for scale
- wax seal charm metal - sterling silver (.925 silver)
- stainless steel tie tack clutch
Impressed with history!
The tie tack was first introduced back in the 1800's to keep the Four in Hand tie in place so that it wouldn't shift and wrinkle. Later, it became a very popular men's accessory, with all sorts of choices in design and material.