Free Shipping to the United States & Canada

Please note that I am not acquiring additional inventory at this time. I do not provide appraisals or identification services, nor do I answer specific questions about your jewelry. I invite you to learn about vintage costume jewelry by visiting these pages.

For press inquiries or requests for a publication or speaking engagement, please use the Press & Speaking Inquiries form.

Citrine & Sterling Bouquet 1940s Brooch & Earrings Set by Hobé

Citrine & Sterling Bouquet 1940s Brooch & Earrings Set by Hobé

$ 495

Additional information




Brooch: 4 1/8" x 2 1/2". Earrings: 1" diameter.




c.1944 (based on dates of similar design patents)


Brooch: "Hobé" mark within triangle shape under pin hinge. Earrings: "STERLING"


Similar to two designs patented by William W. Hobé in 1944: D138,978 and D139,339

The brooch in this amazing 1940s set by Hobé features flowers in shades of citrine glass atop sterling silver stems, surrounded by leaves and buds, all wrapped in ribbon and tied with a bow. The earring centers of citrine glass are surrounded by furled petals. The brooch has a rollover safety clasp; the earrings are screw-backs. Pieces by this maker were all hand-made and very three-dimensional. This set is extraordinary! Scroll down to see a 1940s sterling bracelet with citrine flowers by the same maker.

In stock


  • $ 350

    Citrine & Sterling Flower Link 1940s Bracelet by Hobé

    , ,
    $ 350

    Citrine & Sterling Flower Link 1940s Bracelet by Hobé

    , ,
    Five round plaques form this gorgeous 1940s sterling silver bracelet by Hobé. Each open-back circle is adorned with layered flowers, buds, and leaves. Each also has a faceted, round, collet-set citrine-glass stone. Even the connecting links are topped with tiny buds. This substantial bracelet has a concealed clasp and a safety chain. This piece is hand-made with superb quality, as are all pieces by this maker.  Scroll down to see the extraordinary Citrine & Sterling Bouquet 1940s Brooch & Earrings Set, also by Hobé, to wear with this bracelet.
    $ 350