Description: gold plated sterling, rhinestones, enamelling
Marked: MB (phrygian cap), Sterling, 2470, Pat Pend twice (partial stamps, on the foot, and the fan)
Reference: Advertised for sale at Bullock's, price $21, in the Los Angeles Times, 6 Feb 1947, p 15; click thumbnail above to view advertisement. Mark dates this to 1947. Brunialti, American Costume Jewelry - Art and Industry (2008) Vol 1, p. 67, with name 'Indian Boy' from a brief notice of such a pin in Women's Wear Daily, 21 Feb 1947, p 24. Patent is reproduced below (scroll down); designer Marcel Boucher, filed 11 Feb, granted 2 Sept 1947.
Size: 2.5" x 1.2"
Price: US$975 ' - see our Sales Policies (link below) for any shipping charges
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