Arm yourself with a shimmering shield of purple power in this '50s vintage antiqued gold tone dangle brooch. Sparking amethyst colored rhinestones in chaton, marquise, pear and oval cuts beam from within beaded frames. Additional metal beading and curlicue twists border at south. A pear shaped faux amethyst rhinestone dangle adds a bit of levity.
The brooch measures approximately 3 inches (including dangle) x 2 inches with a 1/2 inch profile or height. Marquise rhinestones are about 15 millimeters x 7 millimeters; pear shaped dangle rhinestone, 12 millimeters x 7 millimeters. Weight of the brooch is 24.7 grams.
Condition is excellent vintage. All components original and intact. All cup set rhinestones retain uniform color and brilliance. No chips, nicks, cracks or breaks to stones. No dents or improper bends to metal components. Antiqued gold tone finish intact. Some minor finish wear to reverse of brooch only. Pin mechanism secure. Clean. No damage / no repairs. Excellent vintage.
The brooch is not signed. Circa early 1950s.
The purple badge of courage. Strength in singularity. At Cody's.
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Rhinestone Shield Dangle Brooch Pin