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BelleEpoque's loves377 of 710 Thomae enamel Swallow in fly brooch, before and after restore.Old family portraits from my mother's side.
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Posted 3 years ago


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I picked this up because the color is so striking. It has a nice painted black pinstripe around the enamel. I realize the mirror is not in great shape, and the puff is not original, but I won't be wearing the makeup, anyway :-). The silver is tarnished, but the enamel is in great shape. The inside is marked 7030, with GB in a diamond underneath. The bluish color of the light in pic 4 is from my magnifying glass, it has an LED bulb built in. So far I haven't found that mark out there, but I' still looking!
Update 10.22.15:
I got a microscope and got a better picture of the mark. vetraio50 may be right but the center is still hard to make out.

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  1. Elisabethan Elisabethan, 3 years ago
    So beautiful!
  2. upstatenycollector upstatenycollector, 3 years ago
    Thanks Elisabethan, and thanks for the loves!
  3. DrFluffy DrFluffy, 3 years ago
    I love this color...
  4. shareurpassion shareurpassion, 3 years ago
    You hit the nail on the head when you say striking!!! Beautiful!
  5. upstatenycollector upstatenycollector, 3 years ago
    Thanks, Dr., Share and Pat! I've never heard of those makers, Pat, where are they from?
  6. antiquerose antiquerose, 3 years ago
    Love it!! Beautiful !!
  7. SEAN68 SEAN68, 3 years ago
  8. upstatenycollector upstatenycollector, 3 years ago
    Thanks Sean and Rose!
  9. SEAN68 SEAN68, 3 years ago
    your very welcome upstate!!
  10. kyratango kyratango, 3 years ago
  11. upstatenycollector upstatenycollector, 3 years ago
    Thanks Pat and kyratango,! I looked some more last night, but nothing yet.
  12. upstatenycollector upstatenycollector, 3 years ago
    Thanks for all the loves... And di I really see Amber Rose in there? I thought you had fallen off the face of the planet!! Missed you!
  13. Mae_444 Mae_444, 3 years ago
    Breath taking… Wow! I really love this! It reminds me of the ocean and some place very calming.
  14. upstatenycollector upstatenycollector, 3 years ago
    Thanks Mae!
  15. vetraio50 vetraio50, 2 years ago
    There's an ebay item with a G.B. mark similar said to be probably Gaston Bardies.


    Nut is it Gaston Bardies, 1897 — 1914 (13, Rue de Fontaines,Paris) ?
  16. vetraio50 vetraio50, 2 years ago
    But is it Bardies, Gaston 1897 — 1914 (13, Rue de Fontaines,Paris)?
  17. upstatenycollector upstatenycollector, 2 years ago
    Thanks vetraio50 I think you might be correct. That would be sweet!

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