r 13

Solomon Finkelstein

R13. “Monster Flower Reja. 1941. Manufacturer Reja, Inc.
Designer Solomon Finkelstein.
Not patented.
Large brooch, rhodium-plated at the back and gold-plated at the front, of a “serpent’s tongue, ” i.e. a type of fern, the inside of which resembles a snake’s tongue. The inside of the leaves is made of rhinestone pave. 13 x 6.5cm.
Marked Reja.