Flower power maxes out with this swinging seventies salute to the sign of the times. Wonderfully large brooch features hollowed out pinwheel petals bathed in olivine green enamel blended with eggplant and purple mist. Center floret, represented by an olivine green metal cab is surrounded with a ring of olivine green chaton rhinestones. A single green enamel stem and leaf complete. Matching clip earrings repeat the motif sans stem and leaf.
The brooch measures approximately 3 1/2 inches x 2 1/2 inches with 5/8 inch profile or height. Earrings are about 1 1/8 inches across with a 1/2 inch profile or height. Brooch chaton rhinestones are 3 millimeters; earring chatons, 2 millimeters. Weight of the brooch and earring set is 45.8 grams.
Condition is excellent vintage. All components original and intact. Enamel remains intact and lustrous. Beautifully blended color combinations. Enamel splotches, runs, drips are idiosyncratic of original enameling. All rhinestones intact, retaining consistent olivine color and as created brilliance. No dents or improper bends to metal components. Reverse gold tone finish intact. Reverse riveting secure. Pin shaft has slight bend not affecting function. Earring clips strong and secure. Extremely clean. No damage / no repairs. Minimal wear. Excellent vintage.
The set is not signed. Quality enamel and metal work. Circa 1970s.
Rally round the flower power party. Show your spirit. At Cody's.
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