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Large Red Rhinestone Brooch with Cut-back on reverse - date??

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    Posted 10 years ago

    Marre
    (3 items)

    I have this large red rhinestone brooch with marquis cut stones, round stones and 8 tear-shaped amber stones. My question is about the back - I think this is called 'cut-back' design but I can't find any information to date this piece. It is substantial and weighs 25 grams.

    The back looks like it was designed & made and then riveted to another layer. The pin mechanism sits on a gold-tone round 'snowflake' design piece that is riveted on.

    When was this type of brooch made? Where? Who? I can't find a mark. Any info would be greatly appreciated.

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    Comments

    1. davyd286, 10 years ago
      It is a good quality costume piece and not very old, late 1950s or 60s at the earliest, great dimension.
    2. vintagemad vintagemad, 10 years ago
      Looks like Beaujewels construction they only signed their earrings I believe. I agree with davy286 about the time frame. Google Beaujewels jewelry, good luck.
    3. RottenVintage RottenVintage, 10 years ago
      Soon as saw the back I thought of Beaujewels also, vintage mad is right about Beaujewels signing their earrings and rarely thier brooches. Lovely piece
    4. Marre, 10 years ago
      Thanks so much! As soon as I googled Beaujewels I knew this was one of their pieces. Thanks for putting me on the right path .... now if only I could find the matching earrings. Love this site.
    5. CinnaMomma CinnaMomma, 10 years ago
      Soo lovely - and I'm learning more too, I didn't know much either about Beaujewels... :)

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