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Vintage Sterling Butterfly Brooch 40's Figural Enamel & Rhinestones RARE

Unbranded

  • 34500



THIS IS AMAZING!
I HAVE INCLUDED IN MY LISTING THE LAST PHOTO IS NOT WHAT IS FOR SALE BUT IMAGE FROM THE WEB FOR REFERENCE TO HELP ID THIS PIECE(***ALSO SEE BELOW FOR MORE INFO)
LOOKS TO BE EXACT MATCH FOR MARCEL BOUCHER'S 1944 JEWELS OF FANTASY BUTTERFLY
IT IS WELL KNOW HOW MARCEL BOUCHER DID NOT SIGN ALL HIS PIECES BACK IN THE 1940'S
BUT I REALLY THINK THIS IS A BEAUTIFUL PIECE!
IT IS IN AMAZING CONDITION TO TOP IT OFF!
ALL BLACK ENAMEL 
MEASURES A LARGE 3 5/8" BY 2" WIDE AND THE DIMENSION OF THE WING SPAN FROM A SIDE MEASURE IS ABOUT 3/4"
MARKED "STERLING ON THE WING(ALSO SAME PLACE AS BOUCHER SIGNED IS)
GOLD WASH OVER STERLING,-WHICH CARRIES OVER TO THE FRONT AS THE ACCENTS ON THE WINGS
*** Brunialti, American Costume Jewelry - Art and Industry (2008) Vol 1, pp. 62-63 for the series of MORE stylized animals with these square stones  
Mark dates this to 1945. Other book reference for the boucher butterfly is
 Cera, Jewels of Fantasy, p. 180, pictured with suggested date of 1944.
CHECK MY STORE ADDING SOME GREAT RARE PIECES TODAY(USE THE SEARCH BOX IN THE STORE TO NARROW RESULTS TO WHAT YOU LOVE OR COLLECT)


On Apr-11-16 at 21:32:32 PDT, seller added the following information:


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