This patriotic heart vintage pin is signed “Bauer” for Dorothy Bauer Designs. A classically trained sculptor, Dorothy Bauer started designing jewelry in l982. Her Swarovski crystal and rhinestone jewelry is meticulously crafted and sought after. This particular piece is from the early l990s and is new old stock (NOS)., with the original info card.
Red, white and blue Austrian Swarovski stones are individually prong set. Set in gold tone metal, this brooch sparkles. It measures just 1.25” wide and tall. It makes a simple statement of patriotic love. The pin is in very good vintage condition with a strong and firm pin and safety clasp, and bright and intact stones. There is however, a small area on the back pin that has a little storage wear.
This patriotic heart is perfect for July 4 celebrations, Election season, or showing your patriotic spirit on other holidays, celebrations, or events. The pictures offer additional perspective on the vintage condition and styling of this red, white, and blue Bauer rhinestone pin.
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