This patriotic Republican Elephant, with his truck up for good luck, is draped with red, and blue with white rhinestone stars on the red portion, and topped with a festive hat and bright rhinestone eye.
The maker’s market “© Monet” is in block letters on the back. The original company which started the “Monet” brand was Monocraft founded in l927 in Providence, R.I. by Michael and Jay Chernow. It was acquired by General Mills in l968, and purchased by Crystal Brands Jewelry in l989. This pin is likely from the early l990s and that later acquisition period.
The brooch is in very good vintage condition with gentle signs of wear as light scratches to the gold tone metal. The pin and clasp work well. This spunky elephant measures 2” in length and is 1” high.
From Election Day to July 4th this elephant symbol of the Republican Party is perfect for those wanting to proclaim their affiliation. The pictures offer additional perspective on this cute red white and blue elephant pin. (Please note: I have a red camera and on some pictures what appears dark is the camera reflection, not anything with the metal).
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