We are N&N Vintage Costume Jewelry. Trifari'Alfred Philippe' Invisibly Set Sapphire Leaves Clip Earrings Description : gold plated base metal, rhinestones, faux invisibly set sapphires Marked : Trifari with Crown, C Reference : Based on Philippe designs from 1937: Brunialti, American Costume Jewelry - Art and Industry (2008) Vol 2 pp 67-8. Patent is reproduced below (scroll down); designer A Philippe, dated 1937.
This dates from the early 1960s. Romero, Warman's Jewelry, plates. 64; Schiffer, Best of Costume Jewelry, p. 104 Condition : Excellent Size : 1.1" x 0.85". Scroll down for the original Design Patent(s) for this vintage item.
N&N specializes in the classic period from the 1920s to the 1970s, when great designers - some trained in the fine jewelry houses of Paris - created the most magnificent costume jewelry ever seen - when jewels of glass and base metal rivalled artistically those made with precious stones. With thousands of items for sale, you can always find gorgeous additions to your collection. The item "Trifari'Alfred Philippe' Invisibly Set Sapphire Leaves Clip Earrings" is in sale since Friday, January 8, 2021.This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Costume\Designer, Signed\Earrings". The seller is "n_and_n_jewelry" and is located in Toronto, Ontario. This item can be shipped worldwide.