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Citrine & Gold Spray 1950s Brooch by Elsa Schiaparelli

Citrine & Gold Spray 1950s Brooch by Elsa Schiaparelli

USD$275.00

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Maker

Elsa Schiaparelli

Size

2" x 1 1/4"

Condition

Excellent

Date

Early-1950s

Marks

"Schiaparelli" (in script) on oval cartouche

A richly-textured, gold-plated leaf forms the base of this lovely 1950s brooch by Elsa Schiaparelli. The top layer has citrine-glass-stone flowers with pavé silver-tone stems. The level of detail is superb: in addition to the elaborate, layered construction, the leaf has visible veins and a furled bottom on its front and texture on the back. This lovely example of 1950s tailored jewelry is a winner! I’m not sure which way it was intended to be worn, so I’m showing both orientations in the photos – take a look and decide which you prefer.

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