Friday, October 1

BROOCHES 6

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.


VINTAGE MATTE GOLDTONE STRIPED PETALS FLOWER BROOCH
Price: S$18.00 (US$15.00)
Size: about 70mm across
Good condition, some scuffs on the stamens, very minor signs of rusting on them too. The back is alright, the swivel clasp is missing but this brooch still works as a C clasp. I will include a transparent rubber clutch as a safety mechanism. Large dimensional brooch in yellow goldtone with matte stripes along each petal. 1960s.

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RETRO FESTOON CHAIN RHOMBUS FAUX PEARL BROOCH
Price: S$8.00 (US$6.67)
Size: 53 x 100mm
Fine-good condition, with aging to the goldtone, the chains have darkened. The large faux pearl has scratches on the surface but still a very nice regal piece. The faux pearl on the bottom is a replacement and it is whiter than the cream-clred faux pearl on top. It does not detract. The large rhinestones are made of plastic.

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VINTAGE SARAH COVENTRY 1962 'ROYAL PLUMAGE' BROOCH A
Price: S$25.00 (US$20.83)
Size: 47 x45mm
Signed '©SARAH COV'. Good - very good condition, slight age on the plating, the back has some yellow areas appearing from wear and age. The top glass striped stone is very nice, it is dark blue with a special coat effect for reflection.

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VINTAGE SARAH COVENTRY 1962 'ROYAL PLUMAGE' BROOCH B
Price: S$10.00 (US$8.33)

Size: 47 x 45mm
Signed '©SARAH COV'. Fine condition, there is loss of plating on the piece which shows as dull yellow areas, this is from age. There is some wear on the glass stone, it has a coating on the surface and some spots can be seen on them from being worn. Still wearable.

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RETRO RHINESTONE TRIPLE BOW GOLDTONE BROOCH
Price: S$10.00 (US$8.33)
Size: about 50 x 60mm
Good condition, however there are some scuffs on the highly polished surface, aging on the back. There are clear rhinestone accents on the front.

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RETRO MONET RIBBON POLISHED GOLDTONE BROOCH
Price: S$20.00 (US$16.67)
Size: 75 x 43mm
Signed '©MONET'. Good condition, however there are scuffs marks on the polished surface consistent with wear, still looks good when worn. Sturdy quality piece. The backs are in excellent condition. This is also available in matte goldtone (page 4).

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VINTAGE SMALL TEAPOT RED RHINESTONE BROOCH
Price: S$10.00 (US$8.33) nett
Size: 30 x 24mm
Fine-good condition with aging and wear on the edges, slight verdigris on the back pin but not a major problem. The front has clear and red rhinestones (one is slightly orange), the clear ones have aged. This is an older piece, small ornate brooch of a teapot, 1940s-early 50s.

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VINTAGE RED STONE CUT STEEL STYLE WREATH BROOCH
Price: S$8.00 (US$6.67)
Size: 27mm
Good condition, some darkening of the goldtone. There is a dark red stone on set on the side, it appears to be a gemstone rather than glass rhinestone, perhaps a garnet. It may have scuffs on it. Qty: 2 pieces available.

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VINTAGE HEART FILIGREE DOUBLE FLOWERS SCARF CLIP- BROOCH
Price: S$9.00 (US$7.50)
Size: 35 x 36mm
Fine - good condition, due to some rusting occurring on the scarf clip area, the back has some discolouration on the plating from age. The fronts are still nice, there is a tiny chip on one of the flower stalks. It is a pale goldtone colour.

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RETRO STONE MATTE GOLDTONE SUNFLOWER BROOCH
Price: S$8.00 (US$6.67)

Size: 27 x 52mm
Fine-good condition, aging on the glass drops, the bottomest glass drop has a nick on its coat (they are iridescent). Aging on the back's matte goldtone, some darkening on the top. The cute flower has a beige coloured stone cabochon set in the center.

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VINTAGE SARAH COVENTRY 1966 'SILVERY SPLENDOR' BROOCH
Price: S$35.00 (US$29.17)
Size: 77 x 53mm
Signed '©SARAH COV' Very good condition, there are some scuffs on the faux pearls though but overall nice piece with shiny plating, minor aging. It is a large sized brooch with lots of texture.

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RETRO RESIN SEALED ORANGE LEAF BROOCH
Price: S$8.00 (US$6.67)
Size: 38 x 34mm
Very good condition, there are some scuffs on the surface. This is a genuine leaf sealed in resin, the back is pearlscent white.

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VINTAGE MONOCHROME FLOWER POWER ENAMEL METAL BROOCH
Price: S$15.00 (US$12.50)
Size: 52mm
Good condition, some chips on the black enamel, these are on the edges, and it is not major. The white enamel has dot chips on their tips and edges. 1960s.

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RETRO PORCELAIN PINK ROSE OVAL BROOCH
Price: S$9.00 (US$7.50)
Size: 49 x 28mm
Excellent condition, minor aging on glue. Rose print on porcelain.

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VINTAGE RED-BLUE-WHITE PATRIOTIC WHALE BROOCH
Price: S$22.00 (US$18.33)
Size: about 44 x 50mm
Good condition, there is some wear on the enamel blue tail, revealing its goldtone base. The other parts are in very good condition, back is excellent. He looks pretty happy, like most other whale brooches! 1960s-70s.

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VINTAGE 1940s RHINESTONE PAVÉ BLUE EYED CAT BROOCH
Price: S$38.00 (US$31.67)
Size: 36 x 40mm
Good - very good condition with aging rhinestones, some wear and aging on the plating (darkening) mostly at the back, revealing a duller base. Overall the rhinestones still shine, a few of them are replaced with identical vintage stones, the photo shows as if the stones are all dark, this is due to lighting. The actual piece is much nicer in person. It is pavé-set and the tail and collar have crystal baguettes, the eyes are blue rhinestones. An older piece about 1940s. 

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RETRO ENAMEL BLACK CAT BROOCH
Price: S$15.00 (US$12.50)
Size: 29 x 34mm
Very good condition, some scuffs on the enamel. cute smiling mewing cat with red rhinestones eyes and tiny clear rhinestone accent bow. It is covered with black enamel.

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VINTAGE 1940s SWISS FOLK COSTUME COUPLE SILVERTONE BROOCHES
Price: S$40.00 (US$33.33)
Woman: 49 x 23mm
Man: 47 x 25mm
Good condition, unsigned. Lots of aging with darkening on the silvertone and some wear revealing a coppery base. The pin-back has a deep patina. Cut steel-style pair of brooches, it features a man and woman couple in Swiss folk costumes. This set is very similar (or almost identical) to a Trifari patent dated 1939, number 113,523 and 113,524, except the girl has no flowers here and it was probably rhinestone accented. This is possibly a knockoff version made in the 1940s based on Trifari's designs but still cute and collectible!

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RETRO WOMAN IN HAT MATTE BLACK BROOCH
Price: S$12.00 (US$10.00) nett

Size: 57 x 61mm
Good condition, however note the scuffs on the matte black enamel, slight aging on the goldtone. This is a large unique brooch of a mysterious smiling lady with a sun hat, noir style.

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ANGEL BEAR ON SHOOTING STAR BROOCH
Price: S$10.00

Size: 60 x 63mm
Very good condition, some scuffs and aging glue. Large brooch, appears to be made of resin. It is very detailed and well painted, with ab glitter on the star. 1990s

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TWO BEARS WITH RIBBON BROOCH
Price: S$10.00
Size: 55 x 31mm
Very good condition, some wear on the paint work on the ribbons, very minor. The pinback has been reglued back by its previous owner. 1990s

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RETRO ORANGE FISH BROOCH
Price: S$10.00
Size: 66 x 50mm
Very good condition, slight scuffs on the surface. Large plastic fish with painted details.

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RETRO HALLMARK CARDS TURKEY BROOCH
Price: S$10.00
Size: 39 x 45mm
Signed '© HALLMARK CARDS, INC'. Excellent condition.

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RETRO HALLMARK CARDS CORNUCOPIA BROOCH
Price: S$10.00
Size: 36 x 34mm
Signed '© 1986 HALLMARK CARDS, INC'. Excellent condition, slight aging on the goldtone pin.

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VINTAGE STERLING SILVER MONOGRAM JPJ BROOCH
Price: S$18.00
Size: 32 x 15mm
Marked 'STERLING' faintly. Good condition, has scuffs on the surface and wear from use, it has a burnished appearance. The monogram reads either 'JPJ' or 'IPI'. It is engraved with a zigzag border. 1940s-50s.

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RETRO SMALL INITIAL 'B' RHINESTONE BROOCH
Price: S$10.00
Size: 22 x 9mm
Good condition, the rhinestones are still sparkling (photo shows darkness is due to lighting). The back has tarnishing though and may need a polish, fronts are ok, it is a whitetone silver-plate small brooch, quality is nice.

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VINTAGE KRAMER RHINESTONE MARQUISE BROOCH
Price: S$18.00 (US$15.00)
Size: 52 x 61mm
Signed 'KRAMER'. Rhinestones all have clouding within from age, the back rhodium-plating is still in excellent condition, though pin-back is a little bent. One of the navette crystals has a chipped tip. This is a large sized brooch in high quality, you may like to wear as is if you don't mind the aged stones, or replace them. 1950s-60s.

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VINTAGE RED-WHITE-BLUE FLOWER POWER METAL BROOCH
Price: S$18.00 (US$15.00)
Size: 66 x 68mm
Fine condition, due to the few chips on the petals enamel metal: on the center dome, the edges of the three white petals and 2 little ones on one blue petal. They are not particularly major and commonly occurs on these enamel metal pieces. Wearable as is, or you might like to give it a quick dab of white paint pen or enamel to cover the spots. 1960s

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VINTAGE SQUARE SCROLL GOLDTONE BROOCH
Price: S$18.00 (US$15.00)

Size: 41 x 41mm
Good condition, textured surface goldtone with slight aging on the back with dark spots, some wear on the topmost polished areas. The design is domed with an adjoining scroll design. 1960s.

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VINTAGE GERRY'S OPENWORK GOLDTONE PLUME BROOCH
Price: S$18.00 (US$15.00)

Size: 61 x 37mm
Signed 'GERRY'S©'. Good-very good condition, there is a small rub-off on the topmost left side of the brooch, slight aging on the goldtone. Large feather plume in yellow goldtone. 1960s.

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VINTAGE STERLING SILVER FLOWER STALK BROOCH
Price: S$40.00 (US$33.33)
Size: 50 x 17mm 
Marked 'STERLING'. Excellent condition, great patina and workmanship. Elegant lines with full petals. This is an older piece, from the 1940s-50s.

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RETRO TRIPLE RINGS ABSTRACT ROD BROOCH
Price: S$5.00 (US$4.16)
  
Size: 66 x 21mm
Fine condition, aging and some wear on the gold-plating. Some scuffs on the faux pearl surface.

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VINTAGE TWISTED WIRE PEARL LEAF WREATH BROOCH
Price: S$12.00 (US$10.00)
  
Size: 40mm
Very good condition with minor aging. Twisted wire design with a leaf and faux pearl. 1960s.

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RETRO BLACK & CREAM CAMEO OVAL SMALL BROOCH
Price: S$6.00 (US$5.00)
  
Size: 22 x 29mm
Good condition, back has aging, it is silvertone and carries a golden tarnish now. The front is excellent, it is a glossy surface that looks like glass but is plastic.

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VINTAGE CORO LATTICE PINWHEEL TOPAZ GLASS BROOCH
Price: S$28.00 (US$23.33)

  
 
Size: 47mm
Signed 'Coro' in script. Good condition, aging on the gold-plating, shows up as dull spotting on the surface, like under the lattice style pinwheel and areas not easily polished. The center topaz glass has aged and cloudy but does not detract from the design. Surrounding the glass are crystal ab-rhinestones. 1950s-60s.

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RED BAGUETTE SNOWFLAKE BROOCH (altered)
Price: S$6.00 (US$5.00)
   
Size: 43mm
Fine condition, this is an altered piece by its previous owner, the top plastic red baguette is glued to the top of an Eisenberg Ice brooch, it has lots of aging as the gold-plating has darkened and it shows some wear.

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VINTAGE FRENCH COUPLE FAUX POCKETWATCH BROOCH
Price: S$20.00 (US$16.67)

 
Size: 53 x 76mm
Excellent condition, large heavy brooch in antiqued-goldtone, it has a faux clock face made of glass and it is printed with the time and a french couple set in a pocketwatch-styled setting. The back is open so the back of the glass is seen. 1970s-80s.

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RETRO TAT MATTE GOLDTONE DOUBLE BLADE BROOCH
Price: S$10.00 (US$8.33)
   
Size: 68 x 35mm
Signed '©TAT'. Very good condition, one of the cream coloured cabochons has a brown residue stuck on it (bottom left). The colour of this brooch is deeper in person, deeper gold-plating and yellower cabochons. The surface is matte and polished with a dimpled surface.

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RETRO OPENWORK CRESCENT HEMATITE BROOCH
Price: S$15.00 (US$12.50)
 
Size: 45 x 37mm
Unworn retro stock in excellent condition. Edwardian-styled crescent openwork design, with a row of hematite-coloured chatons. This is a not a stamping but a cast metal in an antiqued-silvertone plating. Made in USA.

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RETRO OPENWORK CRESCENT PINK RHINESTONE BROOCH
Price: S$9.00 (US$7.50)
 
Size: 45 x 36mm
Unworn retro stock in excellent condition. Edwardian-styled crescent openwork design, with a row of pink rhinestones. This is a lightweight stamping brooch in what looks to be rhodium-plate.

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RETRO HEMATITE CORNERED LOBE FILIGREE BROOCH
Price: S$20.00 (US$16.67)
 
Size: 51 x 38mm
Unworn retro stock in very good - excellent condition, there are some small scratches on the surface of the hematite-coloured cabochon. Sturdy victorian-styled piece in antiqued-silvertone.

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RETRO PEARLY CORNERED LOBE FILIGREE BROOCH
Price: S$20.00 (US$16.67)
 

Size: 51 x 38mm
Unworn retro stock in excellent condition, minor scuffs on the surface of the faux pearl, it has an iridescent coating, really pretty. Sturdy victorian-styled piece in antiqued-silvertone.

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RETRO ANTQ-SILVERTONE TRIPLE HEMATITE FILIGREE BROOCH
Price: S$24.00 (US$20.00)
 
Size: 75 x 49mm
Unworn retro stock in very good - excellent condition. Slight scuffs on the hematite-coloured cabochons, the setting is in excellent condition with a glossy gunmetal coating, very large brooch and high quality. Weighs heavy.

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RETRO ANTQ-SILVERTONE GREEN ENAMEL M-O-P OPENWORK BROOCH
Price: S$15.00 (US$12.50)
 
Size: 53 x 36mm
Unworn retro stock in excellent condition. Shiny antiqued-silvertone (possibly rhodium plated) with a floral and clear rhinestone border. In the center is a mother-of-pearl shell and green enameling.

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RETRO ORION MARCASITE TRIANGULAR FILIGREE BROOCH
Price: S$25.00 (US$20.83)
 
Size: 47 x 32mm
Unworn retro stock in excelletn condition. Nice sturdy design, a mix of nouveau and deco influences with marcasite-tone chatons.

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RETRO ARAGON WRAP-STYLE DROP LARGE BROOCH
Price: S$25.00 (US$20.83)
 
Size: 87 x 42mm
Unworn retro stock in excellent condition, normal minor aging. Plastic drop on an antiqued-goldtone wrap motif, with 2 small rhinestones. Original price was US$7.50 back in the 1980s.

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RETRO ANTQ-GOLD FLEUR-DE-LIS RED & BLUE BROOCH
Price: S$20.00 (US$16.67)

 
Size: 50 x 62mm
Unworn retro stock in good - very good condition, note the glass cabochons and faux pearls have scratches on the surface. Minor aging on the metal. This is a large chunky brooch with an antiqued-goldtone fleur de lis design.

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RETRO CLEAR RHINESTONE USA BROOCH
Price: S$10.00 (US$8.33) 
 
Size: 45 x 21mm
Unworn retro stock in excellent condition. Gold-plated with clear rhinestones.

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RETRO YELLOW RIBBON GOLDTONE BROOCH
Price: S$9.00 (US$7.50)
 
Size: 38 x 29mm
Unworn retro stock in excellent condition. Gold-plated brooch with a painted yellow ribbon, likely in support of the yellow ribbon project. Qty: 2 pieces available.

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RETRO ORION M-O-P CROWN MEDALLION BROOCH
Price: S$25.00 (US$20.83)
 

Size: 31 x 59mm
Unworn retro stock in excellent condition. Unique piece with a mother-of-pearl shell medallion and crown embellished with green glass, faux pearl and clear rhinestones. The display card is cracked at the back.

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RETRO PEARLY WHEELBARROW OPENWORK BROOCH
Price: S$22.00 (US$18.33) 
 
Size: 43 x 49mm
Unworn retro stock in excellent condition, please note this has new faux pearls, the faux pearls are pinkish and cream coloured. The pinback has a few rough spots from tarnishing. Cute design of a wheelbarrow of leaf motifs.

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RETRO AB MIX RHINESTONE BOUQUET BASKET LATTICE BROOCH
Price: S$20.00 (US$16.67)
  

Size: 45 x 48mm
Unworn retro stock in excellent condition, one of the faux pearl navette has a brown residue stuck to it. Some of the rhinestones are replaced: the big blue oval rhinestone and the blue ab-crystals. Nicely detailed bouquet basket brooch in antiqued-gold, openwork design, this brooch also doubles as a pendant, as there is a bail at the back.

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RETRO PEARLY RHINESTONE BOUQUET BASKET LATTICE BROOCH
Price: S$20.00 (US$16.67)
  
Size: 45 x 48mm
Unworn retro stock in very good condition, please note that the top rhinestone glass has aged considerably and turned cloudy. Faux pearl navette has scuffs. Nicely detailed bouquet basket brooch in gold-plate, openwork design, this brooch also doubles as a pendant, as there is a bail at the back.

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RETRO PINK RHINESTONE WHITE & GOLD FLORAL WREATH BROOCH
Price: S$15.00 (US$12.50)
 
Size: 47 x 40mm
Unworn retro stock in excellent condition, the tip of the pinback has aging and a spot of tarnish affecting the plating. Gold-plated with a rustic white finish and three pink rhinestones, nice quality. Qty: 3 pieces available.

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RETRO AB RHINESTONE PASTEL PEARLY FLORAL WREATH BROOCH
Price: S$20.00 (US$16.67)
 
Size: 49 x 38mm
Unworn retro stock in excellent condition. Ab-crystal rhinestones and painted flowers in pearly pastel colours. The base is gold-plated.

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ANTIQUE MB ART DECO DOG WITH BASKET BROOCH
Price: S$45.00 (US$37.50)
Size: 56 x 54mm
Signed 'M B'. Fine condition, note there are quite some scuffs on the plating, some areas on the front of the dog has worn off revealing a copper base, the silvertone plating has also tarnished a golden hue. There is significant aging on the piece, but all hardware is working good and still very sturdy, very well made.The deco rhinestones have all aged and darkened, a good portion of it is replaced vintage rhinestones, but they are more shiny and white, but does not detract as much in person. The basket is 3-D and has movement, other similar brooches I've seen does not have the basket so this is a wonderful rare piece. 1920s-30s.

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VINTAGE HANDPAINTED ROSE BUSH PORCELAIN ANTQ-GOLD BROOCH
Price: S$35.00 (US$29.17)

Size: 58 x 49mm
Good - very good condition, the front is great, the pinback has a crack on its plating due to being bent. This is a minor problem. The porcelain is hand-painted, with a light wash of colour featuring some pink florals. It is mounted on an antiqued-gold plated setting with a florette border. 1960s.

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VINTAGE 1960s MOD FLOWER POWER RED & WHITE BROOCH
Price: S$35.00 (US$29.17)
Size: 74mm
Excellent condition, unworn vintage stock from old factory closeout. This has just one rub-off at the edge tip on one of the white petals. Enamel chips are normal for these kinds of flower power brooches and one would expect a chip one way or another. There are 2 crease lines on the inner red petals but this appears to be from manufacturing than an accident since none of the plating has flaked on those. The brooch is very large and has 4 stacked petals with a white plastic dome in the center. The inner red petals have a velvety appearance. 1960s.

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VINTAGE 1960s MOD FLOWER POWER NEON PINK & BLUE BROOCH
Price: S$35.00 (US$29.17)
Size: 81mm
Excellent condition, unworn vintage stock from old factory closeout. This has just one tiny small scuff on the back pink base revealing the silvertone base. One tiny nick on the tip of the front petal, unnoticeable. Enamel chips are normal for these kinds of flower power brooches and one would expect a chip one way or another. The brooch is very large and has 3 stacked petals with a pale blue plastic dome in the center. The true colours are neon deep pink and neon pink, the photos does not capture the colours accurately, quite brightly fluorescent in person and sure to stand out! 1960s.

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VINTAGE 1960s MOD FLOWER POWER MIXED COLOUR BROOCH
Price: S$35.00 (US$29.17)
Size: 74mm
Excellent condition, unworn vintage stock from old factory closeout. Did not notice any chips! The brooch is very large and 5 stacked petals with a blue pearly dome in the center. The orange is fluorescent, it cannot be captured accurately in my photo. Dark red, dark blue, neon light orange, neon orange, pearlscent sage green. 1960s.

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VINTAGE 1960s MOD FLOWER POWER YELLOW-BLUE-WHITE BROOCH
Price: S$35.00 (US$29.17)
Size: 80mm
Excellent condition, unworn vintage stock from old factory closeout. There are some scuff chips on the dark blue petals, this happened when the white petals nestled in rubbed against the surface. It is considered minor and not obvious. Enamel chips are normal for these kinds of flower power brooches and one would expect a chip one way or another. The brooch is very large and weighs on the heavy side, it consists of 5 stacked petals with a silvertone dome in the center. The base petals are really funky, it is a white background with aqua and yellow splatter effects! 1960s.

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