Coro Fuji Man A. Katz 1942 Vintage Figural Fur Clip BroochCoro, Corocraft
Coro Fuji Man fur clip, designed by Adolph Katz and released in 1942. See this full color version in Brunialti's: "American Costume Jewelry: Art & Industry, 1935-1950" p. 124. Figural measures 3 ½ inches by 1 3/8 inches. Paint and gilding are in good condition. Super-size the picture for gilt wear. Fur Clip itself is clean and locks tight. Fuji Man is rare and collectible. This version is the World War 2 design and appears to be hot-paint and enamel. Taken with very bright ring lights to show some wear to cheek bones and tip of nose. In normal light, the wear is not visible.
Brooch will come with a black velvet bag. Shipping is $4.95 for as many pieces as you purchase on one invoice and ship in the United States. International will be based on destination. No Italy.