The king of the jungle comes complete with his simulated pearl crown proclaiming his position. From Hobe, the highly detailed and dimensional gold tone figural includes an oversized head with faux pearl crowned mane, piercing eyes, regal nose and open mouth. His body features prominent paws, round rump and upstretched tail. Gold tone is in matte and shiny finishes.
The lion measures approximately 2 inches x 1 1/8 inches at it's widest point with a maximum 1/2 inch profile or height. Imitation pearls are about 3 millimeters. Weight of the brooch is 18 grams.
Condition is excellent vintage. All components original and intact. No dents, improper bends, crush or collapse to metal. All gold tone finish intact, front and back. No scratches, rubs. or abrasions. All faux pearls retain nacre and luster. Extremely clean. No damage / no repairs. Excellent vintage.
Reverse of body is signed within an oval cartouche: "Hobe" copyright symbol above. Circa 1960s-1970s.
For the little beast in all of us. Wear your roar with Hobe. At Cody's.
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