Sunday, 19 May 2013
Long Weekend Sunday
And the best part is the promise of "true love in 72 hours." Priceless!
Sounds good in French, too.
Faites pousser un copain.
The script along both sides is Latin, Docendo Discimus, By Teaching, We Learn.
Or perhaps it's a ring from a teacher's college.
Has anyone seen anything such as this ring among jewelry inherited from their parents or grandparents?
nail on a woman's little finger. Really tiny, understated.
This pin is not available at the campus store at Houghton College which is a Christian liberals arts college located in the Genesee Valley in SW NewYork State so it is probably from an earlier time.
The super-script reads, Founded on the Rock.
Somehow, I do not think that this means Newfoundland.
Below, compare the size of the pin to a friction clutch that goes on the back of a pierced earring. You know how small these are!
This is a pin that was overlooked in a jumble of castoffs.
I doubt if anyone will know whose it was and how it came to be in Ottawa, Canada. Perhaps it should return stateside where someone from the school will appreciate it.