Description: gold and rhodium plated base metal, rhinestones
Marked: R DeRosa
Reference: Harrice Miller, Costume Jewelry (Confident Collector, 1994), p. 83, unsigned example, with guide price. Part of the the 1941 DeRosa Spring collection, described in Womens Wear Daily, 25 Apr 1941, p 19, one of the 'spring season's... designs... for early summer promotion', 'light-looking bowknot ideas, one a lattice-work of gilt caught with rhinestones'; click thumbnail above to view article. The design is closely based on a Dujay patent of 1939 - there are other examples of DeRosa using Dujay designs. The patent is reproduced below (scroll down); designer Jules Hirsch for Dujay, dated 1939
Size: 3.75" x 2.125"
Price: US$1275 SOLD - see our Sales Policies (link below) for any shipping charges
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