We are N&N Vintage Costume Jewelry. Trifari'Alfred Philippe' Moonstone and Sapphire Fruit Salads Giant Flower Pin Description : rhodium plated base metal, rhinestones, baguettes, fruit salads.
This has been converted from a pin clip Marked : Des Pat No 125157, 44 Reference : Brunialti, American Costume Jewelry - Art and Industry (2008) Vol 2 p 95. Gioielli Fantasia - Costume Jewelry: Patrizia Sandretto Re Rebaudengo's Collection (Milan, 2010) p 97. Patent is reproduced below (scroll down); designer A Philippe, filed Jan, granted February 1941. The pin clip would have borne the Trifari mark Condition : Very good - expert pin conversion, a spot of solder visible where the pin clip prong has been removed; there is a repair to the setting for the topmost sapphire fruit salad on the left Size : 4.25" x 1.85".
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The item "Trifari'Alfred Philippe' Moonstone and Sapphire Fruit Salads Giant Flower Pin" is in sale since Tuesday, April 6, 2021. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Costume\Designer, Signed\Pins, Brooches". The seller is "n_and_n_jewelry" and is located in Toronto, Ontario.
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