An irresistible set of vintage pansy brooches by NYE. The naturalistic, three-dimensional flowers are thoughtfully crafted in sterling silver. Oxidization highlights the blossoms' incredible detail. The back of the larger brooch is stamped "sterling" and with the Stuart Nye makers mark. Pansies symbolize platonic love. A wonderful present for a mother, or a gift shared with a sister or best friend. Circa 1940.
Stuart Nye is an American jeweler that began making jewelry in 1933. His company NYE produces fine jewelry primarily crafted in sterling silver.
Details.....One pin measures 1.08" by 1.15", and the other is 0.72" by 0.75". In Very Good Vintage condition. You should expect some wear on all vintage and antique jewels; we consider it part of their charm.