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Zoom Vintage 1940's Trifari Crab Brooch
Zoom Vintage 1940's Trifari Crab Brooch
Zoom Vintage 1940's Trifari Crab Brooch
Zoom Vintage 1940's Trifari Crab Brooch
Zoom Vintage 1940's Trifari Crab Brooch

Vintage 1940's Trifari Crab Brooch


Vintage 1960's designer Trifari crab brooch featuring milk glass. On the underside of the brooch it has the makers mark 'Trifari Pat. Pend'. This hallmark was used between 1932 to 1954. This mark was used mainly on pieces which were designed by well known head designer Alfred Philippe, who joined the Trifari company in early 1930.




Trafari is an eminent jewellery company of the USA starting in 1910 to 2000. Celebrated jewellery designer Alfred Philippe who in c.1930 left Van Cleef & Arpels to join Trifari a New York based company who became the largest costume jewellery maker in the United States. It produced many styles and prices of jewellery, covering different designs with quality craftsmanship. Trafari also created real pieces of jewellery for private clients including Hollywood stars, Broadway musicals and the US First Lady Mamie Eisenhower for the Presidential Inaugural Balls of 1953 and 1957. A truly diverse jewellery brand.



The brooch measures 4.5cm / 1.7" in length and 3.7cm / 1.4".



The brooch is in excellent vintage condition.

Our vision at Mayveda is to create a world in which jewellery is truly valued, including the pieces already owned. We believe in buying less, buying quality whilst repairing and restoring pieces for future generations.

For us it is about style which lasts, resulting in future heirlooms for modern women who appreciate luxury, craftsmanship, history and one of a kind pieces. READ MORE >

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Vintage 1940's Trifari Crab Brooch

$82.00 USD


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