Vintage Joan Rivers Bee Brooch – Red White & Blue Colors
The stars and stripes of the U.S. flag appear on this vintage enameled bee brooch by Joan Rivers, also featuring sparkling rhinestones, circa 1990s.
The patriotic little bumble bee is well cast and has a polished gold plated base, along with striped enameled body in a semi-translucent red with opague white glazes, and wings with raised stars and navy blue ground.
It is also pave set with clear faceted rhinestones at the top of its body, and has two emerald green colored stones for the eyes.
The brooch measures approximately 1&1/16 inches, weighs 12.5 grams, and is signed “Joan Rivers” within an oval cartouche.