A stunning sterling pin made by Carl Art Co. of Providence, RI c1936-42.
Fine workmanship, graceful design and solid construction make this pin an outstanding example of early Carl Art sterling.
The sculptural lily is a life-like miniature with graceful curling petals, repousse leaves and a bezel set crystal in the center of the flower.
A curling tendril swirls out from behind the leaves, it is dotted with graduated domes- the signature touch of Cart Art pieces.
Excellent condition, no damage or visible wear, lovely patina, secure safety catch.
Measures 3" by 1.5" and weighs 11 grams, the cut crystal is set in a millegrain edge bezel, it is 7mm in diameter.
Marked with a patent number as well as a soldered tag with Sterling and CA with an arrow through it, the logo for Carl Art Co.
A beautiful designer sterling pin, it looks elegant from every angle and can be worn in any direction.
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Item ID: 012pin ss flower Carl Art