Monday, August 1

BROOCHES 8

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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PORCELAIN AB CLOWN MIME BROOCH

Price S$10.00 (US$8.33)

Size: 55 x 52mm
Good - very good condition, some yellowing of the glue attaching the pin-back. Made of porcelain clay with a glazed ab-coated front. Back is unglazed.

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VINTAGE PINK PLASTIC ATOMIC BROOCH
Price: S$10.00 (US$8.33)

Size: 31mm
Good - very good condition with minor aging. As the red and pink pieces are made of plastic, they have some crease mold marks on the surface from manufacturing. 1950s-60s. (*consignmt)

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VINTAGE SMALL AB-GREEN RHINESTONE PEAR BROOCH
Price: S$18.00 (US$15.00)

Size: 24 x 15mm
Good condition, aging to the back, the leaves have some paintwork chips, rhinestones have some scuffs to the coats. This is a small pear brooch with ab-rhinestones. 1960s.

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VINTAGE CLEAR RHINESTONE STAR BROOCH
Price: S$20.00 (US$16.67)

Size: 23mm
Very good condition with normal aging to the rhinestones. Small brooch with clear rhinestones. 1950s.

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VINTAGE CLEAR RHINESTONES COCKTAIL FIGURAL BROOCH
Price: S$25.00 (US$20.83)

Size: 47 x 33mm
Good condition, normal aging on the glue, turning slightly yellow. The crystal rhinestones are still sparkling. 1950s.

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VINTAGE YELLOW TEXTURED FAUX PEARL WREATH BROOCH
Price: S$25.00 (US$20.83)

Size: 49mm
Good condition with normal aging. There are some scuffs on the topmost surface of the faux pearls. The navettes are filled with a rocky textured enamel / resin in yellow. Back is gold-plated. 1950s/60s.

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VINTAGE BLUE GREEN ENAMEL FLOWER & LEAF BROOCH
Price: S$30.00 (US$25.00)

Size: 33mm
Very good condition, very minor aging. This has enameling in green and dark blue on the leaves, with blue rhinestones on the flowers. About 1960s.

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VINTAGE FAUX PEARL MAPLE LEAF BROOCH
Price: S$25.00 (US$20.83)

Size: 40 x 42mm
Good condition, there are some black scuffs on the faux pearl, see photo. Some signs of minor aging, on the textured leaves and on the glue. 1960s.

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VINTAGE CROWN TRIFARI GOLF CLUBS BROOCH
Price: S$30.00 (US$25.00)


Size: 24 x 81mm
Signed 'TRIFARI' with a crown symbol above the 'T'. Good condition, a bit of plating wear on the front, a couple of the tiny rhinestones have darkened. A scuff mark on the faux pearl. Probably 1950s-60s.

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VINTAGE GIANT LIZARD GOLDTONE BROOCH
Price: S$35.00 (US$29.17)

Size: 100 x 45mm
Good condition, some wear to the gold-plating on the top most textured surface and the lizard's toes, revealing a silvertone. This is a large sized brooch! 1970s or 80s, could be earlier.

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RETRO TEDDY BEAR RHINESTONE BROOCH
Price: S$35.00 (US$29.17)

Size: 36 x 27mm
Very good - excellent condition, very minor aging to the back. Matte goldtone teddy bear with tiny rhinestones on the ears and paws.

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RETRO DANECRAFT WITCH CRYSTAL BALL BROOCH
Price: S$35.00 (US$29.17)

Size: 52 x 36mm
Signed 'Danecraft©'. Good condition with aging, there are some tarnishing occurring under the hat and left side of the face. A mix of polished surface and matte coating, this has worn off on the tip of the witches hat. She is holding a clear glass ball!

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VINTAGE SILVERTONE MIX CLR LEAF MOTIF BROOCH
Price: S$25.00 (US$20.83)

Size: about 54 x 24mm
Very good condition, minor normal scuffs on the surface. There are 6 coloured rhinestones prong-set on the front. 1960s/70s.

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VINTAGE LIGHT BLUE FLORETTE FILIGREE SILVERTONE BROOCH
Price: S$35.00 (US$29.17)

Size: 62 x 23mm
Very good - excellent condition with just a hint of aging in the rhinestones. They are light blue coloured and all prong set. Cute floral clusters with silvertone filigree petals. Probably 1950s-60s.

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VINTAGE LIGHT BLUE RHINESTONE BOUQUET CURL BROOCH
Price: S$25.00 (US$20.83)

Size: 65 x 35mm
Fine-good condition, aging to the silvertone plating, on the stalk areas and near the blue rhinestone, as well as on the pinback. Probably 1950s-60s.

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VINTAGE GIOVANNI SILVERTONE ROSE STALK BROOCH
Price: S$28.00 (US$23.33)

Size: 70 x 36mm
Signed '©GIOVANNI'. Very good condition with aging to the metal plating (slight dulling). Lovely three dimensional rose brooch with a mix of brushed and polished surface. 1960s.

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VINTAGE EMMONS SILVERTONE PEAR FRUIT BROOCH
Price: S$28.00 (US$23.33)

Size: 57 x 36mm
Signed '©EMMONS'. Very good condition with minor aging. Silvertone brushed textured fruit. 1960s-70s.

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VINTAGE RADIATING HEART RHINESTONE PAVE BROOCH
Price: S$25.00 (US$20.83)

Size: 29 x 32mm
Good condition with normal aging to the rhinestones, none are missing but have dulled somewhat. This is a rather heavy brooch for its size. 1950s.

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VINTAGE RED RHINESTONE OPEN HEART FLOWER BROOCH
Price: S$28.00 (US$23.33)

Size: 31 x 34mm
Very good condition, the clear rhinestones have darkened though, otherwise no problems. Plating still nice and shiny. Probably 1950s.

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VINTAGE GUILLOCHE ROSE HEART PINK BROOCH
Price: S$28.00 (US$23.33)

Size: 28mm
Fine-good condition with plating wear on the backs and front. Aging on the enamelled heart, it shows a blackened rim from age. The front is embellished with faux pearls and pink rhinestones, and the main heart is a hand-painted rose on enamel. Probably 1950s.

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VINTAGE 30mm FAUX PEARL ROUND CLUSTER BROOCH
Price: S$15.00 (US$12.50)

Size: 30mm, 15mm dome height
Good - very good condition with aging to the rhinestones, in the 2nd photo there is some aged glue on the faux pearl, I have already cleaned it so it looks much better now. 1950s.

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VINTAGE ARTS & CRAFTS STERLING MEDIEVAL BLACK DROP BROOCH
Price: S$75.00 (US$62.50)

Size: 69 x 65mm
Unmarked but tests for silver content. Good condition with some nicks on the surface from bumping around, minor aging. The brooch is sturdily made and weighs heavy, it has a black drop on the bottom, which could be glass or onyx, square black & metallic brown coloured crystals on the sides and tops, there are tiny chips to the crystals from being bumped. The medieval style could indicate this is an Arts & Crafts style from 1910s, but it could be up to 1930s.

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VINTAGE ORANGE GLASS JEWEL RECTANGULAR BROOCH
Price: S$45.00 (US$37.50)


Size: 45 x 36mm
Good condition, aging on the piece. The settings have tarnished to a golden hue (I think they were originally silvertone) and scuffs. Also aging & scuffs on the surface of the large rectangular glass. Probably 1930s-50s.

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VINTAGE RAINBOW DOUBLE OVAL RHINESTONE BROOCH
Price: S$25.00 (US$20.83)

Size: 30 x 25mm
Very good condition with minor aging, minor scuffs on the coats of the ab-rhinestones. Probably 1960s.

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VINTAGE 58mm RHINESTONE CIRCLE BROOCH
Price: S$25.00 (US$20.83)

Size: 58mm
Very good condition, large sized circle brooch with clear rhinestones. 1950s-60s.

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VINTAGE SMALL SILVERTONE POODLE BROOCH

Price: S$20.00 (US$16.67) nett

Size: 30 x 20mm
Very good condition with several dark spots on the front silvertone due to age, this varies in pieces. Super cute poodle with red enamel details, 1970s. Qty: 2 available.

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RETRO SILVERTONE SEAGULL BROOCH
Price: S$18.00 (US$15.00)

Size: 50 x 29mm
Good condition with aging on the back, silvertone is turning a little yellow tint. Front is alright, it is etched with antiqued-silvertone plating.

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VINTAGE CROWN TRIFARI OPEN WHITE CURL BROOCH
Price: S$28.00 (US$23.33

Size: 40 x 50mm
Signed 'TRIFARI' with the crown symbol above 'T'. Good condition with minor aging and slight wear on the edges, some dirt stuck in the crevices in front. Enameled white front, goldtone textured back. 1950s-60s.

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VINTAGE M-O-P SHELL WISHBONE BROOCH
Price: S$20.00 (US$16.67)

Size: 56 x 35mm
Fine - good condition, some small chips on the plating on the edges revealing a dark grey base. Also chips on the pin-back, it is a little bent. The rhinestones have aged a little. The plating is a very pale yellow goldtone and there are eight mother-of-pearl white shell rounds. 1950s-60s.

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VINTAGE ATOMIC RHINESTONE FIVE LOOP BROOCH
Price: S$20.00 (US$16.67) nett

Size: 42 x 35mm
Good condition, normal minor aging, two rust spots starting to occur on the lowest petal & lower right petal's edges. The rhinestones have slight aging. Probably 1950s.

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VINTAGE STRIPED PETAL FAUX PEARL FLOWER STALK BROOCH
Price: S$20.00 (US$16.67)

Size: abt 67 x 37mm
Good condition, wear on the goldtone on the edges and aging (dulling), discolouration to the glue, there is a spot of glue remnant stuck on one of the petals. 1960s.

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VINTAGE DOUBLE FLOWERS PEARL ON STALK BROOCH
Price: S$28.00 (US$23.33)

Size: 72 x 28mm
Very good condition with minor normal aging. Delicate classic floral design with matte, textured & polished goldtone, the pearl appears to be genuine. Probably 1970s.

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ANTIQUE SILVER LARGE FILIGREE FLOWER BROOCH
Price: S$85.00 (US$70.83)

Size: 80 x 34mm
Unmarked, but contains silver content, either 925 or 850. Lots of patina, I have left as is without polishing. Intricate filigree wire work, older type of C-clasp. 1920s.

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VINTAGE SARAH COVENTRY 1966 'SUN FLOWER' BROOCH
Price: S$28.00 (US$23.33)

Size: 54mm
Signed '©SARAHCOV'. Good condition, minor wear, there are some scratches on the topmost dome on top. Large-sized brooch, pale yellow goldtone plating.

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VINTAGE SARAH COVENTRY "SILVERY SUNBURST" BROOCH 2
Price: S$30.00 (US$25.00)

Size: 62mm
Signed '©SARAHCOV'. Good condition, minor scuffs on the faux pearl. When faced away from the light, there are dark spotted areas on the front from aging, however when seen towards the light this is not visible as the silver reflects away the flaws. Large sized silvertone brooch with a textured and polished spinning wheel design. 1960s-early 1970s.

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VINTAGE RENOIR COPPER DOUBLE CALADIUM LEAF BROOCH
Price: S$55.00 (US$45.83)

Size: abt 82 x 50mm
Signed '©RENOIR'. Very good - excellent condition, minor normal scuffs on the polished surface from bumping around. Very nice quality, glowing burnished copper with a brushed surface and the other is highly polished, of 2 caladium leaves. 1950s. Renoir of California was founded in 1946 and ceased operations in 1964, copper & enamelling on copper with a modernist flair were their signature traits and are highly collectible.

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VINTAGE KIM DRAMA MASK SILVERTONE BROOCH
Price: S$40.00 (US$33.33)

Size: 53 x 38mm
Signed 'Kim'. Good - very good condition, normal surface scuffs and minor aging. This is an oxidised-silvertone to enhance the details, possibly plated over copper/brass, nice quality. There is a coat of lacquer to seal the metal, the drama masks are raised from the palette. 1950s-60s.

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RETRO BLACK CAB DOTTED BORDER MATTE GOLDTONE BROOCH
Price: S$45.00 (US$37.50)

Size: 70 x 50mm
Very good condition, there are some small scratches on the black dome from bumping around, the rest of the brooch is perfect. Very large sized, weighs on the heavy side. The black cabochon is made of a high quality plastic. Matte goldtone plating.

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VINTAGE FAUX PEARL OPENWORKED DIAMOND-SHAPE BROOCH
Price: S$35.00 (US$29.17)

Size: 45 x 50mm
Very good condition, slight scuffs on the main center faux pearl oval. Antiqued-goldtone plating (it is a deeper gold than shown in the photos), with ab-rhinestones and five faux pearl embellishments. Probably 1960s/70s.

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VINTAGE ROSE ON BLACK GLASS RHINESTONE BROOCH
Price: S$45.00 (US$37.50)


Size: 44 x 55mm
Good condition with wear on the back edges, and on the matte rose on top. Aging on the piece and also on the rhinestones. The centerpiece is a crystal glass, nice and shiny, with golden mirrored beveled edges, and a matte goldtone rose in front. The back has a hook for you to dangle this as a pendant. This weighs quite heavy. I will include a rubber clutch on the pinback as a safety precaution to prevent you from losing it. 1960s/70s.

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VINTAGE SPANISH DAMASCENE STYLE SHIP BROOCH
Price: S$45.00 (US$37.50)

Size: 40 x 40mm
Very good condition, overall normal minor aging, and some slight wear on the back's plating. This beautiful brooch features intricate detailing in black, silver, red and white on goldtone. It has very nice dimension in the design. It has an older C-clasp without the swivel, and would probably be 1940s-50s.

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VINTAGE GREEN GLASS JEWEL OVAL RHINESTONE BROOCH
Price: S$35.00 (US$29.17) nett


Size: 37 x 31mm
Fine condition, lots of aging, the plating has worn off quite alot on the metal plating to reveal a silvertone base. The emerald green faceted glass has slight dings on the edges but still pretty and striking. It is altered by me, it has damaged foil back originally and I removed the foil so it is now fully transparent to let the light through, which is probably a better option since it is open-backed. This appears rather old, probably 1930s-40s or even earlier.

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VINTAGE CORO YELLOW FLOWERS RHINESTONE WREATH BROOCH
Price: S$35.00 (US$29.17)

Size: 45 x 50mm
Signed 'Coro' and something ' - PAT PEND'. Very good condition with normal minor aging on the rhinestones, there is one tiny chip at the back's plating (a line) which has revealed a grey silvertone base. The front features cream-coloured enameling on leaves, yellow flowered wreath ending with a knot on top. 1950s. This brooch matches the demi set in a different colourway featured in DK Collector's Series Costume Jewellery by Judith Miller, 2003.

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VINTAGE DUAL PINK CELLULOID ROSES ON STALK BROOCH
Price: S$40.00 (US$33.33)

Size: 50 x 34mm
Excellent condition, this pretty brooch features two coral-coloured (possibly celluloid) flowers on gold-plated base. The actual colour is a more dusty-pink coral colour. 1950s.

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VINTAGE JAPAN PLASTIC ROSE BOUQUET BROOCH PIN
Price: S$12.00 (US$10.00)

Size: 39 x 21mm
Marked 'JAPAN'. Good condition, small lightweight molded plastic brooch, possibly celluloid, with some chips on the green paintwork of edge of the leaves. 1950s.

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VINTAGE CUTE WHITE APPLE WITH WORM SMALL BROOCH
Price: S$25.00 (US$20.83)

Size: 20 x 26mm
Very good condition, light aging, white enameling on goldtone. Small apple with white balls detailing and a cute little worm. I think one of the white balls on the top left is replaced. 1950s-60s.

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VINTAGE 1975 SARAH COVENTRY 'BURGUNDY' APPLE BROOCH
Price: S$30.00 (US$25.00)

Size: 28 x 32mm
Signed '©SARAHCOV'. Good condition with some minor wear on the plastic red lucite and some normal wear on the plating, the top front leaf has revealed a little of the silvertone base, the juicy apple is a rose pink with pale yellow gold plating. Entitled 'Burgundy' from 1975.

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VINTAGE AB-WHITE SQUIRRELS PAIR BROOCH PINS
Price: S$45.00 (US$37.50)


Size: 32 x 19mm
Excellent condition, there is just one nick on the black paintwork of one of the squirrels, and another a tiny chip on the ear revealing a silvertone. The base is a pearly white ab colour, with red rhinestone eyes. 1950s/60s.

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RETRO TORTOISE BLACK CAB BELLY BROOCH
Price: S$20.00 (US$16.67) nett

Size: 38 x 24mm
Excellent condition. A cute tortoise in gold-plating with a black oval cabochon, it could be glass or a really high quality plastic. Probably 1970s/80s.

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