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Art Deco Brooch (Germany), ca. 1930

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    Posted 6 years ago

    jensen
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    Unfortunately I know very little about this brooch, except that it is from Germany and it was an heirloom so it seems reasonable to assume that it has some age to it. I bought it because it seemed to be so very art deco! It is not marked in any way so I assume it is made of pewter. I also assume that the little stones are made of glass - but perhaps some of the jewelry experts in this forum have a better guess?

    Dimensions: 5 x 2.7 cm

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    Comments

    1. SEAN68 SEAN68, 6 years ago
      stunning Jensen!!
    2. Efesgirl Efesgirl, 6 years ago
      Such a pretty brooch! The clear stones on either end make for a very nice accent.
    3. Gillian, 6 years ago
      The little black stones are, I very much think are rhinestones. A rhinestone, paste or diamante is a diamond simulant made from rock crystal, glass or acrylic. Mmmmmm, will have to go read up on rhinestones.
    4. jensen jensen, 6 years ago
      Thanks for the usefuld comments (and the loves), everyone!
    5. kyratango kyratango, 6 years ago
      So pretty neat 1930' design!
      Gillian is right for the stones :-)
    6. jensen jensen, 6 years ago
      Thanks, kyra!
    7. Gillian, 5 years ago
      Ran across this brooch again, and remarkably it's still here, and just as gorgeous as it was the first time.
      I just love it.

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