Trifari 'Alfred Philippe' Sapphire and Ruby Cabochon 1956 Production Moghul Turtle Pin
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Trifari 'Alfred Philippe' Sapphire and Ruby Cabochon 1956 Production Moghul Turtle Pin
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Description: gold plated base metal, cabochons
Marked: Trifari with Crown, C
Reference: This is a later production, from late 1956 or 1957, after the expiration of the 1949 patent (Sept 1956) - reproduced below (scroll down); designer A Philippe, filed Apr, granted Sept 1949. An earlier 1956 production, otherwise identical, used pearls and was stamped with the patent number - see TKF7385. The turtle pin featured in the Lubbock [TX] Morning Advertiser, 9 May 1956 p 6, like this one, has cabochons rather than pearls around the edge; click thumbnail above to view advertisement
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Condition: Excellent
Size: 1.5" x 1.2"
Price: US$575
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