'60s vintage classic eight point smoky quartz colored silver tone star brooch mixes it up with a juxtaposition of large, clear pear / pendeloque rhinestones. Stones are set in pitched positions peaking with a round smoky quartz rhinestone chaton crown. Variously sized smoky quartz chatons accent throughout. A wonderful amalgamation of rhinestone colors, shapes and positions.
The round domed brooch measures approximately 2 3/8 inches across with a 7/8 inch profile or dome. Clear pear shaped stones are about 14 millimeters x 10 millimeters; smoky quartz pears, 11 millimeters x 8 millimeters. Weight of the brooch is 34 grams.
Condition is excellent vintage. All components intact. All rhinestones intact and sparkly. Smoky quartz rhinestones retain smoke and fire. "White" stones uniformly clear and brilliant. No dents, improper bends, crush or collapse to metal components. All soldering secure. Silver tone finish intact, front and back. Pin mechanism strong and secure. Clean. No damage / no repairs. Minimal wear. Excellent vintage.
The brooch is an unsigned beauty from the golden age of rhinestones, circa 1950s-1960s.
Blow some smoke and set some fires with a blast from the past. At Cody's.
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