Trifari 'Alfred Philippe' Pave Aquamarine and Enamel Flying Heron Pin

Description: rhodium plated base metal, rhinestones, enamelling

Marked: Des Pat No 126247

Reference: Brunialti, American Costume Jewelry – Art and Industry (2008) Vol 2 p 102. Patent is reproduced below (scroll down); designer A Philippe, dated 1941

Condition: Excellent – this was originally made as a pin clip; the pin back replacement is old and expertly done, scarcely detectable

Size: 2.75″ x 3.25″

Price: US$3275

Trifari Patent, 1941

 

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