SECONDS SALE - Froggie and Mushroom Mini Pin Set - Hard Enamel Pin
This listing is for a SECONDS grade Froggie and Mushroom Mini Pin Set! Seconds pins contain much more noticeable flaws from standard grade pins, and therefore are sold at a discount! If you are looking for a near perfect pin, this is NOT the listing for you :c
This is great for budget pin options, as well as display pins on hats or backpacks where they are not looked at as closely.
♡ Hard enamel with gold-colored metal.
♡ The pins measures 15mm and 20mm, and is designed with one pin on the back. It's fitted with soft rubber pinbacks, which are both more comfortable, and more long-lasting than the old-fashioned metal backers.
These pins have noticeable flaws, some more minor or major than others. Some of the flaws that would qualify a pin as a Seconds grade include...
♡noticeable or multiple areas of under filled enamel
♡small areas of wrong color dripped in the enamel
♡sizable dents, scratches, or scuffs in metal or enamel
♡Scratches in screen-printed details.
♡Noticeable black marks or dusts
♡multiple points of imperfections on the metal plating
♡multiple air bubbles in the enamel
♡missing enamel on a small portion of the pin
♡noticeable off-set screen printing
♡enamel staining on sides or back of pin
♡overfilled enamel that floods some metal lines
♡some missing plating on rainbow metal pins
♡noticeable amounts of dust in multiple areas
♡small gouges or marks on enamel
♡large areas of imperfection of the metal on the sides of the pin
♡large areas of plating missing on back of pin
A seconds grade pin might not be as nice as a Standard Grade, but it is still highly wearable and can make a good additional to a collection if the imperfections noted above are not bothersome to a collector.