Guard your castle with this black beauty. Large, gold tone shield shaped brooch boasts two layers of jet black art glass marquises (unfoiled and open backed) augmented with awesome aurora borealis chaton rhinestones. At center a reverse set rectangular, faceted black glass stone anchors.
The brooch measures an impressive, approximate 2 1/2 inches x 2 1/4 inches with a 1/2 inch profile or height. Center rectangle stone is 18 millimeters x 13 millimeters; marquises, 15 millimeters x 7 millimeters. Weight of the brooch is about 28 grams.
Condition is excellent vintage. All components intact. All black glass stones retain lustrous sheen. No chips, cracks or breaks to stones. All ab stones retain finish and sparkle. No cloudy or dead stones. No dents or bends. to metal components. All soldering secure. All gold tone finish intact, front and back. Pin mechanism secure. Extremely clean. No damage / no repairs. Excellent vintage.
The brooch is unsigned. It dates circa 1960s-1970s.
Keep it green and stay in the black with vintage. Many happy returns. At Cody's.
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