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Milk Glass Bead 1950s Bow Brooch by Miriam Haskell

Milk Glass Bead 1950s Bow Brooch by Miriam Haskell

USD$165.00

Additional information

Maker

Miriam Haskell

Size

2 1/4" x 3/4"

Condition

Excellent

Date

1950s-1960s (based on filigree back & signature plaque)

Marks

"MIRIAM HASKELL" in raised letters on oval cartouche

Reference

See #34 & #35 on "Haskell Clip & Pin Backs" page on Gordon website

Two rows of milk glass beads outline a silver-tone metal filigree bow in this charming 1950s brooch by Miriam Haskell. The pin closes with a roll-over safety clasp. You can wear this dainty brooch with some of my other milk glass pieces, including earrings by Miriam Haskell — scroll down to see them.

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