Description: Vintage original Rebajes copper 'Kiss' brooch; a modernist depiction of a man and woman kissing, he on the left, she on the right. Signed 'Rebajes' on the back. This brooch has been reissued in a modern version by the Rebajes Company, however, there are difference to note between the modern and the vintage version. The creases of the woman's eye continues down to his nose, in ver vintage version, the modern does not. The aged copper is less red than the current version, and less shiny. And, the mark on the original is less clearly stuck, the new ones have very crisp and clear marks. Finally, the new versions are more dimensional having two distinct levels at the gap between the faces, the two faces line up more completely in the vintage version.
Size: 2 1/4" x 1 3/4"