Signed Weiss rich looking white diamond rhinestone brooch, circa 1950s. Highly collectible! Absolutely stunning, fantastic piece! This fabulous brooch are in absolutely perfect vintage condition. All rhinestones are tight on place perfect mounted over pot metal rhodium plated. Enjoy! Its gorgeous, rare to find and it measures approx. 2 2/8" each side of this triangle shape. Great gift!
talkingfashion: Albert Weiss, a jewelry designer and manufacturer, founded the Albert Weiss & Company Inc.NYC in 1942. He had been a former employee of Coro. Weiss jewelry offered high quality costume jewelry using excellent Austrian diamente or clear and colored and aurora borealis rhinestones of exceptional quality and clarity, faux pearls, clear and glass colored stones with antique and gold-tone, silver-tone and Japanned metal settings.
Weiss jewelry has become highly rated and is increasing in price, and is said to be comparable to Eisenberg and Bogoff jewelry. Through the years in business, the Weiss company has manufactured some of the most beautiful and appealing rhinestone jewelry of the post WWII era and after. Mark: "WEISS". The company ceased operations in 1971.