Swiss Mountain Climbing Brooch Hat Pin - Vintage 1950s
Swiss Mountaineering Brooch Hat Pin - Vintage 1950s. A souvenir type pin brooch often worn on Tyrolean or German hats.
The pin features a picket, climbing boot, rope and pine cones with the name Grimsel (the G has worn off). Grimsel being the name of a notoriously dangerous pass in the Swiss Alps popular with mountaineers.
Made in a dark silver tone metal with a back fastening pin in good working order.
This brooch is in good vintage appearance appropriate for its age.
A unique piece for your vintage wardrobe or badge collection.