Monday, August 10

BROOCHES 3

Please leave a comment with your name, email & item you'd like to order! Colours may vary on computer screens, Most of these items are used jewellery. Click for larger images.

On this page you will find brooches of all sorts, my pins are on a separate page. The differences between them are brooches are all pin-backs and mostly larger-sized.

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VINTAGE RED ENAMEL GLITTER BUTTERFLY BROOCH A
Price: S$12.00 (US$10.00)

Size: 41 x 40mm
Fine - good condition, aging on goldtone (see photo). Fronts have aging too. Pretty enamel butterfly with glitter under the enamel. 1970s.

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VINTAGE GOLDTONE MATTE GOLDTONE GLITTER 3-D FLOWER BROOCH
Price: S$35.00 (US$29.17) 

Size: 64mm diameter, 28mm height
Good - very good condition, minor aging. I noticed a chip on the plating on one of the petals, and wear on the topmost edges. This is a large 3-D flower with a high relief. The petals are polished, matte and golden glitter in a yellow-goldtone colour, striking design. 1960s.

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VINTAGE LISNER PALE GOLDTONE FLOWING LEAVES BROOCH
Price: S$18.00 (US$15.00)

Size: 47 x 27mm
Signed "©Lisner". Fine - good condition, with a few nicks here and there on the edges from bumping around. Also a dark area on the left side of the leaves, see 2nd photo. Pale goldtone brooch with an elegant rising stalk design, probably 1950s or 1960s.

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VINTAGE BRASS & BLACK STACKED PETALS RED CAB BROOCH
Price: S$35.00 (US$29.17)


Size: 50 x 41mm
Very good condition, back has age spots & patina. Cute brass pin with 2 layers of petals and a red glass faceted cab. The front has some black paintwork as accents. Probably 1960s.

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VINTAGE GERRY'S LEAF CLUSTER PINK RHINESTONES BROOCH
Price: S$12.00 (US$10.00)


Size: 41mm
Signed 'GERRY'S©'. Fine condition, the needle on the pin-back is somewhat bent and plating has come off. Aging on the piece (yellow goldtone showing a whitish on one of the leaf) and some rub-offs on the plating at the leaf tips and back edges. Probably 1960s-70s.

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VINTAGE DOUBLE LEAF STALK GOLDTONE BROOCH
Price: S$24.00 (US$20.00)


Size: abt 37 x 60mm
Excellent condition with still shiny plating. The base of the pin-back is slightly bent, it uses a C-clasp (the kinds with no swivel). 1970s-80s.

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VINTAGE SMALL RED ROSETTE ON GOLDTONE STALK BROOCH

Price: S$12.00 (US$10.00)

Size: 44 x 26mm
Good condition, aging on the goldtone (turning dark) and there are some minor wear on the red revealing a goldtone base. These are on the edges and appear as dots. Entirely metal, small brooch with a pin-back. 1970s-80s.

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VINTAGE SEVEN FAUX PEARL LEAF WREATH BROOCH
Price: S$12.00 (US$10.00)

Size: 32mm
Fine condition with wear and aging on the goldtone. Plating has chipped off on some areas at the back rim, revealing a dark grey base and on a couple of the leaves in front. The pin has wear on the plating too. Faux glass pearls have some scuffs. Still wearable though. 1950s-60s.

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VINTAGE MULTICOLOUR SCARAB GLASS WREATH BROOCH
Price: S$20.00 (US$16.67)

Size: 29mm
Good condition, some aging on the goldtone with some dark & dull areas. The cabochons are made of glass (some are mottled) with a scarab motif. 1950s-60s.

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VINTAGE SIMPLE STIPPLED RING BROOCH
Price: S$8.00 (US$6.67)


Size: 29mm
Fine condition with aging and wear on the goldtone revealing silvertone. Since the hardware all works fine and there is no chipping I consider this still wearable. The design reminds me of planetary rings. 1960s.

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VINTAGE RIBBON WITH LOOP BROOCH

Price: S$9.00 (US$7.50)

Size: 38 x 20mm
Excellent condition, this is a blank bow with a pin-back and loop for you to dangle your charms or medals. 1970s. Qty: 2 pcs available

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VINTAGE CROWN TRIFARI DOG BROOCH
Price: S$45.00 (US$37.50)


Size: 52 x 27 x 16mm
Signed 'TRIFARI©' with the crown symbol. Good condition but with age spots on the back (see photo) and a bit starting to show on the left ear. Minor wear of the plating on the tip of the dog's nose. Lovely piece with clear details, 3-D, this looks like a German Shepherd? It has a wide enough base that it can sit vertically without prop. Probably late 1950s/60s.

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VINTAGE SILVERTONE CLOWN GLITTER BROOCH
Price: S$20.00 (US$16.67)

Size: 31 x 41mm
Very good condition, very minor scuffs on the hat, minor aging on the back (plating turning a shade of yellow tint). Nice quality, it has laser glitter on the ruffles area. 1970s-80s.

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RETRO GOLDTONE ANGEL PLAYING VIOLIN BROOCH
Price: S$25.00 (US$20.83)

Size: 42 x 37mm
Very good condition, there are rub-offs on the tip of her feet revealing a grey silvertone. Matte and polished goldtone with a layer of glitter on her dress.

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VINTAGE GERRY'S PALE GOLDTONE OPENWORK BUTTERFLY BROOCH
Price: S$25.00 (US$20.83)

Size: 48 x 43mm
Signed 'Gerry's©'. This brooch can double as a pendant too, it has a loop behind. Fine-good condition, some loss of the paintwork on the front (the cream coloured parts) and aging on the back. There are a couple of spots where the pale goldtone plating has worn off/aged to a matte base. 1960s.

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RETRO GREEN SHIMMER LUCITE TRIANGLE BROOCH
Price: S$18.00 (US$15.00)

Size: 77 x 30mm
Fine condition, due to the scratches on the surface, not as bad as how the photo portrays since this is a reflective lucite, when faced to the light the shimmer dims the scratches. Eye-catching piece, modernist-deco style. It has carved petals as a detail. Wear this anyway you like. Back is pin-back, the glue has aged a little.

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RETRO DECO-STYLE BROWN YELLOW ENAMEL BAR BROOCH
Price: S$15.00 (US$12.50) nett

Size: 59 x 7mm
Good condition, minor scuffs on the enamel, aging on the back (some dull areas). Back is silvertone. The front is in very good condition with yellow, brown and black enamel on a deco-style circle design. Pin-back. 1980s.

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RETRO STAR HEART GOLDTONE BROOCH
Price: S$6.00 (US$5.00)

Size: 38mm
Fine condition, mostly due to wear on the gold-plating revealing a silvertone. Still shiny though. minor aging. There are some scuffs on the heart. Lightweight piece, pin-back. 1980s.

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RETRO MATTE GOLDTONE TRIPLE SWIRL BROOCH
Price: S$10.00 (US$8.33) nett

Size: 74 x 23mm
Fine -good condition, some minor nicks on the front from bumping around , there is a dull area on the left swirl center. The backs have some very minor chipping of the plating revealing a dark grey base, also near the pin-back attachments. 1980s-90s.

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VINTAGE STERLING SILVER TEDDY BEAR FLAT BROOCH
Price: S$40.00 (US$33.33)

Size: 36 x 55mm
Tests positive for sterling silver but not hallmarked. Lots of aging patina, did not polish this, hardware all works well. There is a bail at the back so you can wear this as a pendant too. 1930-40s.

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VINTAGE KOREA BLUE MOTHER GOOSE SMALL BROOCH
Price: S$18.00 (US$15.00)

Size: 43 x 26mm
Marked 'Korea'. Lightweight brooch with minor aging, back is pale goldtone. There is a little scratch mark across the paintwork on the right wing otherwise all ok, not a major flaw. The belly area is a blue mottled glass cabochon, the face is a peach-beige colour. Pin-back. 1970s.

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ENAMEL KILLER WHALE BROOCH
Price: S$15.00 (US$12.50)

Size: 53 x 25mm
Excellent condition, back is goldtone. Pin-back. Age unknown.

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RETRO STRAWBERRY BROOCH
Price: S$10.00 (US$8.33) nett

Size: 23 x 27mm
Very good condition with minor aging. Pin-back, thick plastic strawberry from the 1970s/80s.

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RETRO 1986 CUTE ANGEL IN WHITE DRESS BROOCH
Price: S$10.00 (US$8.33)

Size: 32 x 40mm
Marked '©1986 Hallmark Cards, Inc.'. Good condition, minor wear, there is aging on the back where the edges have turned yellow. Plastic with pinback.

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RETRO BLUSHING ANGEL HALO PRAY BROOCH
Price: S$10.00 (US$8.33)

Size: 40 x 49mm
Marked '©Hallmark Cards, Inc'. Good condition, the pin back has aging (turned dark). Plastic. 1980s.

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RETRO AB-RHINESTONE MATTE GOLDTONE SCROLL BAR BROOCH
Price: S$35.00 (US$29.17)

Size: 72 x 15mm
Excellent condition. AB-crystal rhinestones on a matte goldtone leaf scroll design.

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VINTAGE FAUX PEARL OPENWORK CRINKLED FLOWER BROOCH

Price: S$15.00 (US$12.50)

Size: 46mm
Fine condition, wear on the goldtone. Faux pearl has worn off its coating right on the top. Wear on goldtone on the fronts are on the topmost edges, also on the pin the plating has chipped off and some mild rusting occuring on the base metal. 1960s.

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VINTAGE GREEN JADE FEATHER GOLDTONE BROOCH A
Price: S$10.00 (US$8.33)

Size: 53 x 20mm
Fine condition, aging on the piece. Dulling on goldtone and a few spots of rusting (one on the front at the center stalk near the green gemstone, and on the bottom of the pinback where the plating has also chipped off). About 1970s.

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VINTAGE 1930s PASTEL PALE GOLDTONE FLOWER BOUQUET BROOCH
Price: S$30.00 (US$25.00) nett

Size: 58 x 28mm
Fine - good condition, though with apparent aging and fading of colours. Also the brass pin-back has lots of patina and is darkened. The goldtone has slight wearing of goldtone on the back. Probably 1930s-40s. Cute brooch with mini multi-coloured pastel flowers on a curly stalk.

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RETRO AJC PALE GOLDTONE LEAF MOTIF BROOCH
Price: S$10.00 (US$8.33)

Size: 65 x 26mm
Signed "©A.J.C.". Fine condition with nicks on the plating on the front, this is from being bumped around unfortunately. The back is in excellent condition.

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VINTAGE CURVED LEAF BLADE BROOCH
Price: S$15.00 (US$12.50)

Size: 60 x 16mm
Good condition with aging, dullness on goldtone. Simple elegant brooch in pale goldtone. 1960s-70s.

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RETRO
HAMMERED COPPER MAPLE LEAF BROOCH
Price: S$15.00 (US$12.50)

Size: 51 x 51mm
Signed '©HMK. CDS." (Hallmark Cards). Good condition, there are some scuffs on the front, it is sealed warm burnished copper with a brass curled stalk.

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RETRO RED ROSETTE GOLDTONE STALK BROOCH
Price: S$12.00 (US$10.00)

Size: 41 x 23mm
Very good condition, aging on goldtone (darkening), a few scuffs but no major chips. Small sized metal brooch. 1970s-80s

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VINTAGE ENAMEL SEAGULL BIRD BRASS BROOCH
Price: S$22.00 (US$18.33)

Size: 38 x 31mm
Good condition, lots of patina if you like it. There is a spot of brownish stain on the white enamel but otherwise nothing much wrong with this pin! Probably 1950s, could be earlier.

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RETRO GOLDTONE SWAN ORANGE RHINESTONE BROOCH
Price: S$15.00 (US$12.50) nett

Size: 57 x 40mm
Fine - good condition with some dings on the surface from bumping around. Also there is a minor chip at the neck area where it curves. Actual piece is shinier than shown in photos as I have given it a polish. Elegant swan figural with clear and orange rhinestones.

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RETRO GOLDTONE SHEET FILIGREE BUTTERFLY BROOCH
Price: S$15.00 (US$12.50)

Size: 47 x 43mm
Good condition with aging (dullness on goldtone), and the top layer of wings are a little bent but not visible from the front. This is a 3-D filigree butterfly made out of goldtone stampings and wires. 1970s-80s.

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MARBLED POLYMER CLAY ROSE & LILY BROOCH
Price: S$20.00 (US$16.67)

Size: 64 x 36mm
Excellent condition, minor aging on the pin. Striking large-sized brooch, handmade with marbled polymer clay. Age unknown, maybe 1980s or 90s.

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VINTAGE SILVERTONE TWIRL SPATHIPHYLLUM BROOCH
Price: S$28.00 (US$23.33)

Size: 93 x 20mm
Fine-good condition, the construction of the brooch are all still very good, but the metal has aging (clouding and spots), see 2nd photo. The spots occur on the curly detail and the back. This is a long stylised brooch shaped like a spathiphyllum (peace lily), the inner 'leaf' is textured with crosshatches while the rest are polished metal. 1950s-60s.

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VINTAGE PINWHEEL MARQUISE MIXED RHINESTONE BROOCH
Price: S$35.00 (US$29.17)


Size: 45mm
I would say this is in very good condition, the only flaws here are the blue rhinestones with aged foilbacks which makes them appear cloudy. Plating is still good with just minor scuffs. There are also milk glass navettes and multicoloured lilac-green rhinestones at the outer design. All are pronged set. 1950s.

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VINTAGE GREEN RHINESTONE WITH FLOWER RING BROOCH
Price: S$28.00 (US$23.33)


Size: 31mm
Very good condition, the back of the pin has chipped plating though, Old-fashioned C-clasp (no swivel). 1950s/60s.

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RETRO GREEN FIREWORKS SILVERTONE BROOCH
Price: S$28.00 (US$23.33)

Size: 51mm
Good condition, some wear on the green cabochons. Silvertone large brooch with green plastic accents.

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RETRO GOLDTONE ZIGZAG TEXTURE RADIAL BROOCH
Price: S$25.00 (US$20.83)


Size: 55mm
Excellent cosmetic condition, the pin is a little dinged on the tip, and the swivel on the clutch does not swivel all the way but still holds the brooch, for that I am including a rubber clutch to prevent the brooch from slipping off your clothing. This is a large sized brooch. Possibly 1970s-80s.

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RETRO 1985 AVON 'CLASSIC CIRCLE' PIN BROOCH
Price: S$18.00 (US$15.00)

Size: 30mm entire, 28mm ring width
Signed '©Avon'. A few nicks on the surface, minor aging. Pale goldtone with clear rhinestones.

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