Vintage Weiss Rhinestones brooches (2)

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  • Item Category: Jewelry
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Mar 14, 2011
  • Channel: Auction House

This auction is for 2 beautiful Weiss rhinestone brooches.

One in luscious shades of pink. The piece is teardrop shaped, measuring 2” at its widest point and 2½” long. 5 large teardrop rhinestones are surrounded by solid mountings. The 12 large round Rhinestones have 8 prongs each. There are 10 smaller Rhinestones, and ribbons containing 22 very small Rhinestones. All are within the pink theme. Adding to its beauty is a ribbon of diamond-like color Bagette Rhinestones. One of these stones has been glued back in place, none are missing.

The other is a Weiss blue rhinestone brooch. A gorgeous piece, it is oval shaped and in excellent condition. It boasts 9 large rhinestones including the center stone. There are a total of 72 smaller rhinestones, 12 of which surround the center stone. All are the same beautiful shade of blue. The mounting detailing of this brooch is outstanding. No stones are missing. If you like blue, here is a perfect addition to your collection of Weiss costume jewelry.

Both brooches were my aunts and I did notice that one of the clear stones has been glued back in, on the pink brooch so the stone does not look as brilliant as the others. I have posted several pictures to try to show different views. These Items are sold AS IS and to the full extent of my knowledge of these pieces I have disclosed
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