1920s Art Deco Novoplatin and Paste Vintage Bar Brooch

This beautiful and stylish brooch is a typical Art Deco paste design. 

Condition Report:

Excellent

 

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£55.00

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The Details...

This bar brooch is constructed from Novoplatin - a metal alloy created to imitate Platinum. It features a simple and elegant design detailed with a central, large, round, clear, multi-faceted, claw set paste stone and small, round, clear paste stones set in a leaf design at either side. The brooch fastens using a 'C' catch and the pin is fitted to the brooch with a round hinge. The brooch measures 9cm x 0.75cm. The brooch also features a makers mark stamped in script form. However, after much research, this has proven to be indecipherable. 

A Short History...

During the 1920s and early 1930s, jewellery was influenced by the dawn of a new era. There was a push for all things modern after the shock of the First World War - people wanted to be cleansed of the old and celebrate the new. In the world of design a pure, hard-edged style was craved. This resulted in linear, geometric and symmetrical jewellery designs, as can be seen in this beautiful brooch. 

Wear it With...

This brooch looks elegant pinned to the blazer lapel of a powder blue trouser suit.

  • Colour Diamante, Silver
  • Era 1920s
  • Occasion Cocktail and Evening, Smart Casual, The Festive Season, Wedding Guest, Bridal
  • Trend Gatsby Glamour