Huge Sterling Silver Bat Brooch

Huge Sterling Silver Bat Brooch

A huge and spectacular vintage sterling silver bat brooch. This mega size bat has wide spread wings, and has deep red eyes, which are made of two garnet cabochons. The brooch dates from c.1970-1980. And it has finely and realistically executed details. The back of the brooch has the 'VS' V. SIMONE hallmark, and is stamped with 'Sterling'. (Vincent Simone) 
The clasp is original, and is in perfect working order. Overall the bat is in very good condition with natural patina. 

N-S: Approximately 48mm (from the bat ear to the center bottom wing) / 55mm (from the top wing to the bottom wing)
Width: 10cm (3.94")

$ 1,100