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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Unsigned : Pre 1950 item #1229202
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Fabulous early circa 1940 bracelet in dark brass tone metal with large "Peking" glass green cabochons in ornate prong settings, with box slide clasp with Deco geometric detail. Czech or possibly French. Weighty and substantial. It weighs 97 grams. 1 3/8 inches wide and 7 1/8 inches wearable length. Excellent condition. Display form is life size...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Deco : Pre 1920 item #1229180
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Stunning early Art Deco sterling silver bracelet with large emerald cut prong set glass stones, openbacked and unfoiled, signed H&H Sterling, with a star hallmark. This is the mark of Hamilton & Hamilton Jr., of Providence, Rhode Island, in business from approximately 1896 to 1915. This piece is probably from 1910 - 1915. Box slide clasp with two matching smaller stones, set perpendicular to the larger stones. Just under 3/8 inch wide and 6 7/8 inches wearable length. Excellent condition...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Deco : Pre 1920 item #1229177
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Beautiful glittering sterling silver 1920s Art Deco bracelet with square cut openback unfoiled stones which are either lead crystal paste glass or rock crystal, prong set in frames with very soft repousse decoration on the backs. Early spring ring clasp made with a collar instead of a thumb tab. Clasp is marked STERLING. 6 3/4 inches wearable length and 1/4 inch wide. Excellent condition. Display form is life size. Photos enlarged to show detail...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Unsigned : Pre 1980 item #1229088
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Large vintage clip earrings carved in Art Deco style. Preban. 2 1/8 inches long and 1 1/8 inches wide. Excellent condition. Photos enlarged to show detail...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Unsigned : Pre 1950 item #1214684
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Beautiful late 1940s Art Deco bracelet in goldtone metal with square cut green glass unfoiled stones in openback heavy prong settings. Foldover clasp. Top quality and very well made. 1 3/8 inches wide and wearable length is 6 1/2 inches. Excellent condition. One stone has a manufacturing flaw (not a chip), pictured but not noticeable at a short distance. Display form is lifesize...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Unsigned : Pre 1950 item #1207632
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$245.00
Vintage long necklace of graduated opaque green glass beads simulating malachite stone, round and cylindrical stamped dark goldtone metal beads, and small goldtone sculpted spacer beads, all strung on a fine dark goldtone chain with matching screw barrel clasp. Marked MADE IN FRANCE. 25 1/4 inches wearable length. The largest center bead is 5/8 inch wide or 16mm. Excellent condition. Display form is life size. Photos enlarged to show detail...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Unsigned : Pre 1950 item #1207616
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$275.00
Very unusual vintage sautoir necklace in dark goldtone metal with very large double sided green glass faceted glass stones in bezel settings. Circa 1950 or possibly earlier. 55 inches wearable length. The green stone stations are 7/8 inch long and 5/8 inch wide. Excellent condition with some slight losses on the edges and points of a few stones. This is pictured but not noticeable when worn. Display form is life size. Photos enlarged to show detail. ...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Pre 2000 item #1207497
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Runway size signed Kenneth Lane pendant necklace in silvertone metal with large white faux pearls, rhinestone rondelles, large black glass beads, and a heavy cast metal pendant in Art Deco revival style with pave brilliant rhinestones, black enameling, and black resin stones. Marked KENNETH LANE with copyright symbol to left of name. 1980s or possibly later, from an estate. With matching screw barrel clasp set with rhinestones. The pearls are hand knotted. 31 inches wearable length. ...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Unsigned : Pre 1910 item #1207458
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Antique genuine carved tortoise shell bypass bangle in the form of stylized snake heads. 1900 to 1910, pre-ban. About 1 inch wide at center from each tip, and the inside diameters are 2 inches and just under 2 3/8 inches. There is some slight give to put it on and it will fit over a medium sized hand. Excellent condition. Display form is life size. Photos enlarged to show detail. This item must be shipped inside the United States....
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Rhinestone : Pre 1940 item #1170733
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Beautiful early Art Deco bracelet, circa 1930, in rhodium plated metal, with sparkling paste rhinestones framed in millegrain detailed geometric links. With hidden slide clasp. Top quality and substantial. Nice size -- 7/8 inch wide and inches wearable length. Just over 3/4 inch wide -- 13/16 inch wide and 7 inches wearable length. Excellent condition with some slightly darkened rhinestones near the clasp, not noticeable when worn. All stones sparkle and are better than the photos. Metal is pe...
All Items : New Century : Fashion : Accessories : Purses : Pre 1990 item #1169077
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$495.00
Fabulous versatile vintage genuine lizard box bag in navy, with beautiful Art Deco revival two tone gold- and silvertone hardware, and a long shoulder strap which hinges down into the bag, allowing it to be used as a clutch. Marked RODO and ITALY on a goldtone metal plaque inside. The hardware is beautifully finished, with a textured "molten" effect at each end, very characteristic of later 70s/early 80s design. It opens by flipping up the triangular goldtone metal clasp. With Rodo signa...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Nostalgia : Fashion : Accessories : Pre 1950 item #1169063
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Glittering black glass microbeaded box bag with a tortoise Lucite top and dark brass hardware, and heavy black glass beaded handle. Black satin lining and snap close. 1940s. These bags are fabulous headturners. 7 1/2 inches wide, 5 inches long and 3 1/2 inches deep. The handle drop is 5 1/2 inches. Overall excellent condition. No losses to beaded exterior. There is a very very faint hairline in the Lucite at the clasp, not visible at a short distance. There is black discoloration inside,...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Pre 1990 item #1166376
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Super chic vintage Art Deco revival Yves Saint Laurent necklace with a centerpiece in slightly matte goldtone metal with large red resin stones, on a "gaspipe" chain finished in dark gunmetal tone. Marked YSL. Circa 1980. 1 7/8 inch wide at center and 16 inches wearable length. Excellent condition. Display form is life size. Photos enlarged to show detail....
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1950 item #1166354
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Amazing huge vintage signed Ledo bracelet in rhodium plated metal with pave large and small brilliant strass rhinestones in an Art Deco design. Marked LEDO. This is the mark of the Polcini jewelry company, founded in New York in 1911. The Ledo mark dates from the late 1940s. With slide clasp and safety chain. Great size -- 1 3/4 inches wide and 7 inches wearable length. Excellent condition. All stones are bright and much better than the photos. Display form is life size. Photos enlarged ...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Strands : Pre 1930 item #1162946
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Lovely antique necklace of carved round coral beads in dark salmon. Circa 1920 - 1940. The coral is undyed Mediterranean. Continuous strand with no clasp. The beads are 3 to 4 mm in diameter. 52 inches long and long enough to wear doubled as shown. Great to wear alone or layer with other similar necklaces. Excellent condition. Display form is life size. Photos enlarged to show detail. ...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Strands : Jewels : Pre 1930 item #1143686
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Lovely Art Deco pools of light necklace circa 1920 or 1930, made from 19 genuine rock crystal orbs, undrilled, held in silverplate wire, with a spring ring clasp and connecting jump rings. The clasp is marked but illegibly except for the number 211 in a cartouche. The metal is dark brass or other goldtone base metal with traces of silver or white gold plating, however most of the plating is lost. Guaranteed genuine rock crystal; images viewed through the orbs are shown upside down and backwards....
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Bakelite : Pre 1930 item #1143685
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Beautiful Art Deco 1920s Bakelite barrel bead necklace with original screw barrel matching Bakelite clasp, in dark cherry amber color at the clasp lightening slightly to a lighter cherry amber color with some cognac in it, at the center. Tests positive for Bakelite with Simichrome. 59 beads not counting the clasp. It weighs 66 grams. Wearable length is 30 inches. About 7/8 inch wide at center. The largest bead is 27mm by 20mm and the smallest beads are 8mm by 7mm. Excellent condition with very s...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Deco : Pre 1940 item #1132647
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$175.00
Lovely vintage necklace of large carved palest pink rutilated rose quartz beads with matching sterling mounted cabochon, and front slide clasp. The large oblong beads graduate from large to small and back to large. Marked STERLING. Circa 1930. Possibly Chinese. This necklace has been professionally restrung with hand knotting on pale pink silk thread. 15 inches wearable length. The center is 1 1/8 inches top to bottom and 1 1/2 inches side to side. Excellent condition. All the beads and the ...