For those who appreciate great theatre and cinema Cody's is proud to present a star from the "Golden Age of Rhinestones". Shows and movies introduced large, sparkling rhinestone jewelry that would read well on stage or screen. The public loved it and would create an insatiable appetite for glamorous glitter.
The brooch presented, at nearly 3 inches across with a 1 inch dome, steals the spotlight. It boasts brilliant baguette, pear, oval and chaton rhinestones in amazing combinations, built up in graduating tiers forming a high profile dome crowned with a 15 millimeters chaton. Every available space is filled with sparkling stones.
The silver tone brooch measures approximately 2 7/8 inches across with a 1 inch profile or dome. Center chaton is 15 millimeters; large baguettes, 11 millimeters x 6 millimeters and large ovals, 9 millimeters x 7 millimeters. Weight of the brooch is about 46 grams.
Condition is excellent vintage. All components intact. All rhinestones intact and uniformly clear and brilliant. No dark, cloudy or dead stones. All secure within pronged settings. No chips, nicks, cracks or breaks to stones. No dents, improper bends or crush to metal components. Dome portion is hook and eye attached to circular rhinestone base. All soldering and connections secure. Silver tone finish intact, front and back. Pin mechanism strong and secure. Clean. No damage / no repairs. Excellent vintage.
The brooch is not signed. A high quality piece from a meticulous maker. Circa 1940s-1960s.
Turn your presentation into a performance. Cinematic costume. At Cody's.
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Large Domed Rhinestone Brooch Pin