This is a classic Laurel Burch design – evoking and spirited. However, it’s not an often seen brooch of hers. It’s signed by the late artist creator, Laurel Burch, whose personal story is worth reading on her official website: laurelburch.com. According to her website, her work "was always about bringing different cultures together, and about our connection with the earth and all living things."
The brooch itself is both playful and full of spirit in bright purple, gold, blue, green, orange and white cloisonné enamel on gold-tone metal. The design brings together a soulful face-motif. The Laurel Burch © ® marker’s mark and design name, “Woman Spirit,” along with the year, “1993” are clearly visible on the back.
The brooch is in very good vintage condition, showing light scratches which are visible mostly on the back metal. Overall it’s lovely and has been well cared for in its 20+ years of existence. The pin and clasp are secure and work well.
This delightful Laurel Burch brooch is 1.5” in diameter. It is distinctive, uncommon, and charming in its spirited style. The photos offer additional perspective about its vintage condition and standout design. (Note: I have a red camera and on some pictures you see its shadow; not metal discoloration).
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