Vintage VERY SCARCE - Walter Lampl Scottish Piper including original WL Display Case. WL in a Shield & STERLING. THE BROOCH: Marked Sterling with the Walter Lampl WL in script on a shield logo. Brooch features a Scottish Piper in full regalia.
The display case is marked on the lid with the traditional WL in a shield logo and the inside padding is marked in script writing with the Walter Lampl name in full. The case is in great condition as is the brooch and is an uncommon highly collectable WL piece. THE COMPANY; WALTER LAMPL - New York, NY -- 1921 - 1959. In 1921, at the age of 26, Walter became owner of a wholesale jewellery company named after him, located on New Yorks 47th Street. Walters credo was quality the Lampl name.
And product became synonymous with quality. Walter built his business with family being the important driving force and team working as salesman traveling the country and major cities, visiting the buyers of major department stores across the nation, developing friendships and trading partnerships.
In 1938 or 1939, about the time Lampl was granted the exclusive rights to produce the very lucrative worlds fair souvenir charms, he moved his showroom to prestigious 5th Avenue. From this prime location he expanded his distribution network. The years of hard work, dedication to quality products, and respectful relationships with consumers, employees, and colleagues paid off for Walter Lampl. Following the WW2 victory for the allies the Lampl family rejoiced with the rest of the country a few months later, on Christmas Eve at Walter Lampl's employee's annual party.
Walter Lampl suffered a fatal heart attack at 50 years of age. The Brooch and Display Case.
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