TRIFARI ALFRED PHILIPPE STERLING SILVER JEWELS OF TANJORE BROOCH & EARRING SET. Description: sterling vermeil, rhinestones, cabochons. Marked: Trifari with Crown, Sterling. Condition: Brooch Excellent Missing One Stone, apart from uniform age wear to vermeil. Size: 3" x 1 1/2".
Earrings Size: Over 1" Tall by Over 3/4" Wide. Only One Stone Missing On The Earrings. Total Weight is 31.8 Grams on my scale. Baker, 50 Years of Collectible Fashion Jewelry 1925-75, p. 75; Kelley & Schiffer, Costume Jewelry: The Great Pretenders, p.Brunialti, American Costume Jewelry - Art and Industry (2008) Vol 2 p 137 - Tanjore is in India, a chief inspiration for Philippe. Patent is reproduced below (scroll down), designer A Philippe, dated 1945.
Scroll down to view advertisement in Vogue, 1 October 1945, p 37. Set is In Great Condition, Any Questions Please Feel Free to ask Thank you. The item "TRIFARI ALFRED PHILIPPE STERLING SILVER JEWELS OF TANJORE BROOCH & EARRING SET" is in sale since Monday, January 25, 2021. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Costume\Designer, Signed\Sets". The seller is "estatesale33" and is located in Poway, California.This item can be shipped worldwide.