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Citrine & Vermeil Sterling German Brooch

Citrine & Vermeil Sterling German Brooch

USD$165.00

Additional information

Maker

Unsigned

Size

2" x 3/4"

Condition

Excellent (see description)

Date

1930s?

Marks

"935 Handarbeit"

The focal point of this highly-decorated, gold-washed sterling silver brooch is a flower. Its center is a faceted, round citrine-glass stone. The twisted metal decoration on the sides gives this piece a bit of a Machine Age feel. The markings indicate that this brooch was handmade in Germany, using sterling with a higher silver content (935) than the 925 North American standard. Please note that gold plating on the center flower is in tact, even though the photos suggest wear. A petite and lovely jewel.

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