Victor Primavera Sr., founded the Danecraft company, Providence, Rhode Island, is the 1940's. Danecraft is known for producing quality sterling silver and vermeil (gold metal over sterling) jewelry with designs similar to the Scandinavian silver jewelry and often inspired by nature. It is said, that the Danecraft sterling silver jewelry produced, was some of the best manufactured in terms of quality of design and craftsmanship the industry had to offer during post-war decades.
This very plain, yet elegant Danecraft brooch, circa 1950's, is a singular Phlox or Geranium blossom. The piece measures 1 1/2" across and has a safety clasp mechanism. Stamped on an oval cartouche "Danecraft R Sterling". There are no condition issues.