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 1920s ART DECO PINK RHINESTONE SUN RAY BROOCH
Price: S$65.00 (US$54.17)

Size: 63mm
Good condition for its age, with aging on the metal and rhinestones, the plating is a little rough from oxidation occurring probably under the plating. The pink rhinestones appear to be glass paste and hand-cut facets. Metal has age spots, probably brass. Swivel clasp has slight verdigris. This is a rather large brooch, beautiful geometric design of a sunburst, slightly domed on the top, nice substantial weight. 1920s-30s.

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VINTAGE 1930s AQUA RHINESTONES OPENWORK FLOWER & BUD BROOCH
Price: S$25.00 (US$20.83) nett

Size: 43 x 49mm
Fine-good condition for its age, overall aging, the faux pearl has some brown spots, some darkening of the goldtone metal. The triplet rhinestones on the left has aging, they are aqua, the larger rhinestones are in better shape, they are more bluish. 2 of the openwork petals on the left flowers seem to have broken off, this is not noticeable as it still flows within the design. Probably 1930s-40s.

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VINTAGE SILVERTONE MULTIPETAL STAMEN FLOWER BROOCH
Price: S$30.00 (US$25.00)

Size: 51 x 53mm
Very good-excellent condition. Silvertone stacked flower brooch with brushed surface. The photos shows it being a little yellow but this is a proper silvertone in person. 1960s.

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VINTAGE 1950s PALE GOLDTONE TRIPLE FLOWER DISC BROOCH
Price: S$20.00 (US$16.67)

Size: 39mm
Fine condition, some wear on the little flowers on the edges. There is aging on the main disc plate with dull areas under the flowers, the back has some plating chips revealing a brass/copper base (along the border, pin stem, riveted areas). The disc is concave with a slight dome in the center, the flowers has red glass rhinestones. 1950s.

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VINTAGE GERRY'S LOVE SCRIPT OPEN-HEART BROOCH
Price: S$24.00 (US$20.00)

Size: 40 x 29mm
Signed 'Gerry's'. Good condition, minor scuffs and there is a chip on the red paintwork of the little rose. The LOVE script and open heart design is hinged together, there is a clear rhinestone embedded in between. Yellow goldtone plating. 1960s.

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VINTAGE SARAH COVENTRY 'STUNNING' SILVERTONE BROOCH
Price: S$15.00 (US$12.50) nett

Size: 68 x 23mm
Signed '©SARAHCOV'. Good condition with some scuffs on the polished surface. 1960s.

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VINTAGE GREEN RHINESTONE FAUX PEARL RADIAL BURST BROOCH
Price: S$30.00 (US$25.00)

Size: 45 x 42mm
Fine-good condition, main problem is scratches on the main faux pearl, one of the green rhinestone at the border is chipped, it is also a slightly different green from the rest but not obvious. Stacked brooch in an atomic design, hardware is all in very good condition. 1950s-60s.

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VINTAGE SPHINX OVERSIZED RHINESTONE BLACK CAB STAR BROOCH
Price: S$55.00 (US$45.83) nett

Size: 70mm
Signed 'SPHINX'. Good condition, scratches on the center black cabochon and there is one rhinestone that has a chip (it is one of them set on the square), not spotted when worn. Overall general aging, the rhinestones appear to have some glue residue on the sides, the center spoked design is not flat but rises slightly upwards. The beautiful brooch is giant-sized and heavy. 1960s.

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VINTAGE AB-CRYSTAL CLEAR RHINESTONE ROUND BROOCH
Price: S$12.00 (US$10.00) nett

Size: 28mm
Fine - good condition with aging on the rhinestones, a tinge of darkening in the clear ones. The large pink ab-rhinestone in the center has some scuffs on the surface and some dull spots on the facets. Still pretty when worn. Plating at the back has chipped off in a few small areas revealing a brass base. All rhinestones are prong-set. Probably late 1950s-1960s.

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VINTAGE FAUX PEARL SCALLOPED BORDER WREATH BROOCH
Price: S$20.00 (US$16.67)

Size: 35mm
Very good condition, antiqued-goldtone brooch white small white faux pearl balls. Minor aging. 1950s-60s.

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VINTAGE GOLDTONE PEARL WRAP LEAF RHINESTONE WREATH BROOCH
Price: S$15.00 (US$12.50)

Size: 31mm
Excellent condition, unworn vintage stock. Small clear rhinestones with faux pearls wrapped around. The plating is a yellow goldtone. 1960s.

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RETRO PURPLE FACETED GLASS OPENWORK FLORAL ROUND BROOCH
Price: S$18.00 (US$15.00)

Size: 49mm
Good condition, the faceted glass cabochon has a few ruboffs on the topmost facets, can't tell when being worn. The antiqued-goldtone setting is in very good condition though. Probably 1980s-90s.

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VINTAGE WIREWORKED COIL FAUX PEARL MODERNIST BROOCH
Price: S$35.00 (US$29.17)

Size: 56 x 29mm
Very good condition, minor aging, the plating is still shiny. Faux pearl set in a swirl silvertone design. About 1950s.

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ANTIQUE ART DECO SILVERTONE DOUBLE LOOP BROOCH
Price: S$35.00 (US$29.17) nett


Size: 78 x 26mm
Fine condition, rusting occurring on the metal as seen in the photos. The pin is an old fashioned snap-in needdle. The loops and ball have some slight wear revealing a copper base, the striped fan piece is steel (the one that is rusting). 1920s-30s.

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RETRO 1980 AVON SPECIAL BOUQUET CORSAGE RIBBON BROOCH
Price: S$25.00 (US$20.83)

Size: 38 x 48mm
Signed '©Avon 1980'. Very good condition, minor wear and aging. There is a loop on the back so you can wear this alone, or as a pendant. The brooch was originally designed with a small fabric floral corsage, this is just the ribbon bow alone.

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VINTAGE WHITE FLORETTE RHINESTONE WREATH BROOCH
Price: S$40.00 (US$33.33) nett

Size: 59mm
Good condition, aging to the piece: rhinestones dulling and on the glue. Some wear to the plating on the back. The flowers are made of plastic and riveted to the base. 1940s-50s.

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VINTAGE MONET GOLDTONE HEART-SHAPED LEAF BROOCH
Price: S$20.00 (US$16.67) nett

Size: 48 x 32mm
Signed 'MONET©'. Good condition, minor aging on the piece. Slight wear to the top leaf veins, the design has it's top brushed with fine stripes, there is a hole where the stalk meets the veins. There is one small nick on the rightmost front from bumping around, this is not obvious. 1960s-70s.

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VINTAGE GREEN RHINESTONES STARRY PINWHEEL BROOCH
Price: S$30.00 (US$25.00)

Size: 45mm
Good condition, aging and slight wear on the plating. There is a bail at the back to dangle this as a pendant too.. The design is a stacked 3-tier design with green rhinestones, they are all prong-set and riveted to the base. 1950s.

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BLACK NAVETTE FANNING OCTAGON BROOCH
Price: S$10.00 (US$8.33) nett

Size: 48 x 32mm
Excellent condition. Silvertone base with black navettes and an octagon, they appear to be glass but are actually a high quality plastic. Age unknown, maybe retro or a modern piece.

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VINTAGE TOPAZ-CLR ART GLASS BUTTERFLY BROOCH
Price: S$20.00 (US$16.67)

Size: 35 x 30mm
Good condition, aging on the goldtone (slight unevenness on the plating). Note that the top right wing has 2 missing prongs on the settings, the stone will not fall out though as it appears to be glued for security. The stones are made of glass navettes, molded glass navettes, tiny art givre yellow chatons and glass rhinestones. 1950s-60s.

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VINTAGE WHITE FLORAL SPOON FIGURAL BROOCH
Price: S$40.00 (US$33.33) nett

Size: 47 x 20mm
Good condition, aging on the piece. The design shows a heart spoon motif with a white flower and leaves, glass rhinestones are embedded. The clasp is an old fashioned C-clasp. 1940s.

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VINTAGE GREEN RHINESTONE FLORAL SWIRL LACEY GEOMETRIC BROOCH
Price: S$45.00 (US$37.50)


Size: 30 x 45mm
Good condition, minor aging on the goldtone, the larger green rhinestones have some aging too. This is a unique brooch that is dimensional. It consists of a lacy conical bottom and a floral swirl top. 1950s-60s.

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VINTAGE ELEGANT AB RHINESTONE & FAUX PEARL FLORAL MOTIF BROOCH
Price: S$35.00 (US$29.17)

Size: 37 x 50mm
Very good condition, normal scuffs on the faux pearl but minor. The embellishments include ab rhinestones. The plating is a rose-gold colour. Much nicer in person! 1950s-60s.

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VINTAGE OX-BRASS RED GLASS JEWEL SCALLOPED BROOCH
Price: S$30.00 (US$25.00)

Size: 25 x 31mm
Very good condition. A faceted glass is set onto an oxbrass scroll design filigree, small classic versatile design. Possibly 1960s.

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VINTAGE 1920s ART DECO HORSESHOE RHINESTONE LARGE BROOCH
Price: S$45.00 (US$37.50)

Size: 46 x 58mm
Fine-good condition, lots of aging, art deco era potmetal base. The rhinestones have aged (yellowed or lost its sparkle), several of them are replaced, it still retains its character though. Large sized brooch in a matte silvertone, the back has some brown tarnish. 1920s-30s.

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RETRO CLEAR RHINESTONE GOLDTONE WING BAR BROOCH
Price: S$12.00 (US$10.00)

Size: 11 x 41mm
Good condition, minor wear & scuffs to the goldtone. This is probably from the 1970s or later.

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VINTAGE CLEAR RHINESTONE DECO-STYLE DANGLING BAR BROOCH
Price: S$28.00 (US$23.33)

Size: 40 x 27mm
Good condition, all the rhinestones are prong-set. The rhinestones & the single baguette has aging, cloudiness more apparent on the baguette. The silvertone settings have aging & slight tarnishing. 1950s.

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VINTAGE CLEAR RHINESTONE PLAIN OVAL RING BROOCH
Price: S$15.00 (US$12.50)

Size: 38 x 30mm
Fine-good condition with aging to the rhinestones, they have some cloudiness but still wearable. The silvertone has slight darkening. 1950s/60s.

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VINTAGE DOUBLE HEARTS CLEAR & RED RHINESTONES BROOCH
Price: S$9.00 (US$7.50)

Size: 37 x 28mm
Fine condition, aging on the rhinestones, some turned cloudy/darkened. 1950s-60s.

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VINTAGE GREEN RHINESTONE WISHBONE STYLE SMALL BROOCH
Price: S$12.00 (US$10.00)

Size: 37 x 19mm
Fine-good condition, the bottom left area has a slight chip to the plating revealing a silvertone base, not obvious when worn. The design includes small clear and green rhinestones. 1950s.

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VINTAGE CLEAR & BLUE RHINESTONE SCALLOPED SMALL BROOCH
Price: S$10.00 (US$8.33) nett

Size: 23 x 27mm
Fine-good condition with aging on the goldtone, small flat brooch with blue and clear rhinestones. 1940s-50s.

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VINTAGE AB & CLEAR RHINESTONE CURVED BAR BROOCH
Price: S$25.00 (US$20.83) nett

Size: 39 x 17mm
Good condition, minor aging on the rhinestones and base metal. The brooch is slightly curved so you can use this over a scarf too. 1950s-60s.

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VINTAGE AB & CLEAR RHINESTONE CRESCENT BROOCH
Price: S$30.00 (US$25.00)

Size: 30 x 38mm
Good condition with aging on the base metal, minor aging on the rhinestones, they are still sparkly. The ab crystals have a bluish tint. 1950s-60s.

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VINTAGE TEXTURED BLACK LARGE FLOWER BROOCH
Price: S$22.00 (US$18.33) nett

Size: 75 x 40mm
Fine condition, some chipping of the plating revealing a brass base on the stalk and silvertone base on the main flower, still wearable. The brooch weighs on the heavy side, the texture is similar to prong set rhinestones but this appear to be molded metal with a black coating over it. 1960s.

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