100% of the proceeds from this particular listing will go directly to Buna's Baubles (Buna means "Grandmother" in Romanian). This fund raiser has been established for the various charity and mission projects of The Presentation of Our Lord Romanian (Eastern Orthodox) Church in Fairlawn, Ohio.
Vintage gold tone textured ribbon bow rhinestone crystal brooch pin signed Roman. Measures 2-1/2" x 1-5/8". Maker marked Roman on the back. In excellent well cared for condition. Vintage estate no more than 40 years in age.
Roman Company - St. Louis, MO -- 1973 to present. Founded by Melvin Roman in 1973, had sales offices in NYC, Chicago and Texas. Became the largest engraving company in the world, with engraving machines in department stores. 1984 it became apparent you could buy direct from the Orient for much less than making jewelry in US. Currently designer and distributor of costume jewelry; products mainly manufactured in the Far East. Melvin Roman sold the company it's four vice presidents around 1984. Purchased by TSI Holding Company in 1994. Courtesy of Researching Costume Jewelry.
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