Vintage Marcel Boucher sterling silver brooch from the renowned designer’s “Parisina” line that was made in Mexico for a brief period around WWII when jewelry manufacturing became difficult in Europe due to the lack of primary materials. In the shape of an ornately rendered bird of paradise, the brooch at hand is big yet not overwhelmingly so and it can be worn both with a blouse as well as on the lapel of your jacket or coat…
Size/Weight: 3 1/4″ tall by just shy of 1″ wide; 12.5 grams
Hallmarks / Date: line’s name as well as “MEXICO STERLING”; mid-1940s
Condition: excellent vintage with fantastic patina – fun to wear and to behold!
SOLD – Thank you!