Painted prints of cabbage roses and accompanying foliage, accented with golden flecks adorn oval porcelain plaques in Whiting & Davis' brooch and earrings set, circa 1960s. Gold tone scrolled acanthus leaves and beaded borders frame.
The set includes the brooch at about 1 1/2 inches x 1 1/4 inches with a 1/4 inch profile or height and the matching clips earrings at 1 inch x 3/4 inch. Oval cabochon plaques are approximately 18 millimeters x 13 millimeters. Weight of the pin and earrings set is 18 grams.
Condition is excellent vintage. All components intact. Plaques free from chips, nicks, cracks or breaks. Detail and colors remain on roses / foliage. Some wear to golden accent flakes. No dents or improper bends to metal components. Gold tone finish intact. Brooch's inner framework has more of a matte bronze finish while leaves and outer border, a more golden finish. Brooch's plaque setting sides have a silver tone finish. Pin mechanism and earring clips strong and secure. Clean. Excellent vintage.
Each original earring clip is signed: "WHITING & DAVIS CO.". The brooch is not signed but is a set match. Circa 1960s.
Whiting & Davis. Much more than mesh. At Cody's.
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Whiting & Davis Painted Porcelain Plaque Brooch Earrings Demi Parure Set