Trifari Sterling 'Alfred Philippe' Smallest Jelly Belly Bug or Fly Pin
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Trifari Sterling 'Alfred Philippe' Smallest Jelly Belly Bug or Fly Pin
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Description: gold plated sterling, rhinestones, lucite
Marked: Trifari with Crown, Sterling, Design Pat 137200
Reference: C. Romero, Warman's Jewelry, p. 209, pictured with guide price for 3 pin set. Schiffer, Fun Jewelry, p. 76, pictured. Brunialti, American Costume Jewelry - Art and Industry (2008) Vol 2 p 185, 'Fly Set', designed by Alfred Philippe, 1944, showing the three sizes. Patent is reproduced below (scroll down). Advertised in Vogue, 1945; click thumbnail above to view advertisement. See TKF5196 and TKF5388 for the two larger sizes
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Condition: Excellent
Size: 1.125" x 1.125"
Price: US$285
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