Cloak pins were used by many cultures not least and including, Vikings, Celts, Romans. Use as part of your historical re-enactment outfits or just as a very unusual and ornate scarf clasp to complement any outfit. Our brooch is 6mm wide and the pin is 9mm long. Penannular style. Gold plated metal alloy, very strong and sturdy. A gorgeous gift for any historical enthusiast, or just be selfish and buy it for yourself !Comes with a FREE pretty organza bag.