Star Jewelry Vintage Copper Leaf Brooch with Mid Century Modern Style
Rare opportunity to own a Modernist copper plated leaf brooch by Star Jewelry. The textures, patina, and gently curved design of this piece bring key elements of Mid Century Modern aesthetic together beautifully. STAR Jewelry is believed to have originated out of Houston, Texas and operated between 1940 to 1960. It is fairly uncommon, but known for high quality and unique designs.
1 7/8" long x 1 3/8" wide.
Bitchin Retro Notes: This brooch is in average to good vintage condition, with a few larger flea bites at the stem and many leaf ends, most only visible thru a loupe. The original patina was left in tact, as most collectors prefer this. As such, there are areas that reflect age. Please see condition descriptions below.
Vintage jewelry is rarely perfect. We will do our best to note any obvious flaws, but flea bites, and small scratches are to be expected. Please view all photos with zoom to see characteristics of this listing, and note the measurements provided, as we use a telephoto lens to show as much visual detail as we can, and this may enhance size perception. We would be happy to answer any questions, or provide additional photos.
Excellent = very little to no visible wear, though minimal flea bites/scratches may be seen thru a loupe or magnification.
Very Good = normal wear and tear typical for the age which can be seen up close, as well as flea bites/scratches seen thru a loupe.
Average = significant wear seen with and without a loupe. We will note specifics and provide photos.
We want you to be happy with your purchase, and have provided information to highlight the features and any imperfections or vintage love on our pieces. We also share condition descriptions (and lots of pictures) so that you are aware of how we arrived at our opinion. If despite our best efforts we miss something, we will be happy to work with you.
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