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Description - Baker's Encyclopedia of Hatpins and Hatpin Holders by Lillian Baker

This new edition of the classic reference is enhanced with hundreds of new color photographs depicting a wide array of collectors' treasures. Victorian hatpins, required to fasten large hats, and the holders used to store them when not in use, are presented in close views with extensive text to interpret their use and place them among popular historical fashion accessories. Precious and everyday materials alike are found in hatpins, and the holders are generally glass or porcelain. This new book will be a valuable aid to collectors and all who are interested in period costume, jewelry, and memorabilia

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780764304859
ISBN-10: 0764304852
Format: Hardback
(279mm x 216mm x 44mm)
Pages: 204
Imprint: Schiffer Publishing Ltd
Publisher: Schiffer Publishing Ltd
Publish Date: 9-Dec-1998
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Lillian Baker

Lillian Baker, from Gardena, California, was founder and president of the International Club for Collectors of Hatpins and Hatpin Holders for twenty years and an enthusiastic and knowledgeable expert in their identification.