Description: rhodium plated base metal, rhinestones
Marked: Mazer (one clip); Y (both clips); mechanism marked US Pat No 2143538
Reference: Part of a 1941 series, for which see Brunialti, American Costume Jewelry - Art and Industry (2008) Vol 1 p 244, pin and earrings dated 1941 from Women's Wear Daily. The patent was applied for Oct 1935 and granted Jan 1939 to the designer Marcel Boucher, who had been working for Mazer: patent is reproduced below.
Size: 2.85" x 1.5"
Price: US$795 SOLD - see our Sales Policies (link below) for any shipping charges
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