Vintage Trifari “Hand pin” designed by Alfred Philippe in 1944. However it was not made of sterling. This piece was actually an exception, together wit a few other cases, to the extensive use made of sterling during the war period, due to the temporary unavailability of metal. Reference: Brunialti, American Costume Jewelry - Art and Industry (2008) Vol 2; p. 135.
Marked: TRIFARI PAT. PEND.
Size: 5,7х3,5 сm