The Blue Lagoon design is one of the most recognizable collaborations between giants vintage costume jewelry giants Sarah Coventry and DeLizza & Elster, circa 1964.
The silver tone set presented features a spectacular open shield style brooch wrapped with a border of aurora borealis marquise rhinestones and two inner rows of aqua blue and Montana blue chaton rhinestones. Matching clip earrings complement with aurora borealis marquises and aqua chatons. (Earrings are shown inverted in photos and worn with marquises north.)
The brooch measures approximately 2 7/8 inches x 1 7/8 inches at it's widest point with a 1/4 inch profile or height. Earrings are about 1 1/8 inches x 1 inch. Marquise rhinestones are 15 millimeters x 7 millimeters; chatons, 4 millimeters. Weight of the brooch and earrings set is approximately 34 grams.
Condition is excellent vintage. All components intact. All rhinestones intact and sparkly. Colors and ab finishes intact. No cloudy or dead stones. No chips, nicks, cracks or breaks to stones. Metal components free from dents or improper bends. Silver tone finish intact, fronts and backs. Minimal wear. Strong and secure earring clips retain original Coventry comfort grips. Pin mechanism secure. Clean. No damage / no repairs. Excellent vintage.
Reverse of brooch is signed "SARAH COV" with copyright symbol above. Each original earring clip signed: "SARAH COV", copyright symbol above and "PAT. PEND.". Circa 1964.
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