Jewel of the day: Antique Gold Poppy Pin
Today is Remembrance Day in the British Commonwealth, and it is marked by the wearing of red poppies. This antique pin is made of 14k yellow gold set with a diamond (.05 carats) in the centre of the flower. The flower itself is rendered in bloomed gold. The seller, Daffodils Vintage on Etsy, says the pin has been gold tested and they believe it to be from 1879. It sells for USD $370.