Bolts of red lighting flash brilliant beams in this '50s-'60s vintage gold tone brooch. Large unfoiled and open backed oval glass stones anchor as marquise, pear and chaton cut rhinestones fan out. All stones are faceted, glass and prong set. Reverse features lustrous gold tone finish.
The brooch measures an impressive approximate 3 inches x 2 1/8 inches with a 3/8 inch profile or height. Oval stones are about 18 millimeters x 13 millimeters; marquise rhinestones, 15 millimeters x 7 millimeters. Weight of the brooch is 22 grams.
Condition is excellent vintage. All components intact. All stones free from chips, nicks, cracks or breaks. All secure within pronged settings. All retain brilliant red sparkle. No dens or improper bends to metal components. Gold tone finish intact, front and back. Pin mechanism secure. Very slight bend to shaft. Extremely clean. No damage / no repairs. Minimal wear. Excellent vintage.
The brooch is an unsigned beauty from the golden age of rhinestones. Circa 1950s-1960s.
Red lightning. Brandish the bolt. At Cody's.
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Large Red Rhinestone Art Glass Brooch Pin