Provincial from the south east colonies. The swastika form is near universal to ancient cultures and the horse heads specific to Roman interpretations. Explanations vary, but representing the sun or the seasonal path of the Big Dipper around the North Star are the most popularly accepted. This example is original as found but for the restoration of the pin and the 24karat gold. 1 3/8” width with four horse heads, each with ring and dot eye. A further ring and dot at the center. Ancient, and attractive for modern wear with a great story. Jewelry gift boxed with certificate of authenticity.