Stunning, vintage Retro Brooch, simple, elegant design, dating to circa: 1945. The vintage Retro Brooch is 14K Gold with an Opal & Diamond Cluster on the lower right corner. There are a total of four gorgeous, fiery Opals with a small with a small sparkly Diamond in the center creating a Flower Motif and with two embossed gold botanical Leaves to complete it. The Opal & Diamond cluster is beautifully proportioned to the rectangle and the Opals are all matching in size, color and quality, with fiery colors of blues, greens, pinks and orange. Typical of Retro jewelry, there Brooch is designed with Rose Gold and Yellow Gold. Note the detailing on the corners, which are Rose Gold, as well as the applied botanical Leaves. The open-work rectangular form is a warm yellow gold.
The Retro Brooch is a bold design, beautifully made, measuring: 1" x 1 1/2". Is marked R 14K (on the back of the Brooch). 'R' is most likely the maker's mark. Is also marked 14K on the clasp. The vintage 1940's Opal Retro Brooch is in fine condition (note scratches on the gold front and back is from normal wear). The Brooch is absolutely stunning and of substantial weight. Shows well in the photographs; Photographs taken with and without a camera flash.
View thumbnail enlargements for best details. Is an exceptionally nice, fine piece of Retro Jewelry. So wonderful, so feminine!!