Here for your consideration is this beautiful 48 star patriotic United States Flag brooch made in the USA by the Trifari Company designed by Alfred Philippe in the 1940’s. The brooch depicts a large majestic US flag waving in all of its glory. The flag is Old Glory made to appear to be proudly waving, it does not lay flat. This magnificent brooch is made of heavily plated with rhodium on base metal with red enamel stripes alternating with bright white stripes of all present pave set sparkly rhinestones. The stars representing the states of the United States are very tiny rhinestones set in beautiful blue enamel colored field. This beautiful brooch is a nice large size measuring approximately 2 inches by 2 ¼ inches will display nicely on your lapel and is nice and sparkly. This brooch as you can see in the pictures it is in good condition with slight wear consistent with its storage, age and use. The pin back is straight and secure and functions as it should. Trifari was one of the largest and best manufacturers of costume jewelry in the U.S. in the golden age of the 1930’s-1960. Many of Trifari designs are avidly collected today. Here is your opportunity to own this piece of history a wonderful addition to your jewelry collection or a lovely gift for someone special.