Trifari Sterling 'Alfred Philippe' Sapphire and Blue Topaz Cabochon Cornucopia Clip Earrings
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Trifari Sterling 'Alfred Philippe' Sapphire and Blue Topaz Cabochon Cornucopia Clip Earrings
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Description: sterling vermeil, rhinestones, cabochons
Marked: Trifari with Crown, Sterling (both clips); Des Pat No 142655 (one clip); Pat Pend (the other)
Reference: Advertised for sale at Jonasson's, price $25 plus tax, in the Pittsburgh Press, 18 Dec 1945 p 29; click thumbnail above to view advertisement. Patent is reproduced below (scroll down); designer A Philippe, filed June, granted October 1945. The earrings match a patented frog (as in the advertisement), fish and turtle - Brunialti, American Costume Jewelry - Art and Industry (2008) Vol 2 pp 142-3, and see TKF5777
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Condition: Very good - uniform age wear to vermeil
Size: 1.1" x 0.6"
Price: US$385
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