A swirling starburst shaped brooch designed with rows of pave set clear rhinestones accented by colorful baguette rhinestones and a faux pearl in the center, all set on a gold tone metal base. The brooch is affixed with a locking c clasp attachment and measures 2 1/4" across. The back is signed "Pell" and "MBB" inside a heart which stands for Mary Beth Burchardt. The brooch is in very good condition.
Gold Tone refers to a base metal that has been colored gold on the surface, but has no measurable gold content. Gold tone jewelry is not recommended for people with sensitivity to nickle or other types of metals, as it can cause a rash.