It's not likely that any of us reading this blog and gazing upon this gorgeous stag beetle pearl brooch pin could even dream of affording it. But isn't it fun to glance at and drool over?
I didn't know, prior to tonight's housework-avoidant web surfing session, that collecting stag beetle pins was a thing. This one is made from carved, painted celluloid.
This stag beetle is encrusted with rhinestones.
For the steampunk set, here's a brass stag beetle brooch.
With its flailing arms, this stag beetle stick pin looks really creepy!