A 1940s or 1950s, Crown Trifari, dusty pink, flower-shaped brooch. Second-hand.
What's for sale?
This is a signed, Trifari flower brooch, made during the 1940s or 1950s. It uses a dusty pink Lucite for the petals.
Lucite is a brand of acrylic and replaced the use of earlier plastics like Bakelite, Catalin, Celluloid and Galalith in jewellery production.
The pin is fastened by a rollover clasp.
Who made it and when?
It was made by the American costume jewellery maker Trifari. The signature on the back features the Crown, without copyright symbol, suggesting this was made during the 1940s or early 1950s.
What condition is it in?
- In good condition
- The is slightly bent but pin and clasp work perfectly
What are the measurements?
- 3.5cm in length
- 2.5cm wide
- 7 grams
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