We are N&N Vintage Costume Jewelry. Trifari Sterling'Alfred Philippe' Large Gold Pave and Ruby Sunburst Pin Clip Description : gold plated sterling, rhinestones Marked : Trifari with Crown, Sterling, Des Pat No 142666 Reference : Brunialti, American Costume Jewelry - Art and Industry (2008) Vol 2 p 138, inspired by Verdura. Patent is reproduced below (scroll down); designer A Philippe, dated 1945.
Scroll down to view advertisement, in Harper's Bazaar, Aug 15 1946, p. 17 -'Sunburst Jewels', cross promoted with the Selznick film Duel in the Sun, and Sun Red cosmetics by Chen Yu. See the Vintage Advert for this item below 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.
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