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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1258459
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$295.00
Stunning statement vintage late 1960s necklace by Mimi di Niscemi for Brania, with many strands of translucent and opaque resin beads, and a huge decorative box slide clasp with very unusual glass rhinestones, prong set in goldtone metal. Marked BRANIA...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Pre 1990 item #1258458
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$165.00
Luscious tangerine orange marbled poured glass drops mounted in sculpted goldtone metal clip earrings by Deanna Hamro. 1980s, in the barbaric/Byzantine style popularized by Chanel. The drops are by the French glass maker Gripoix. Marked DEANNA HAMRO. Deanna Hamro is an American designer who made costume jewelry in the 1980s and early 1990s using French couture style and materials. She is no longer making costume jewelry but has moved to fine jewelry. 2 1/4 inches long. Excellent condition...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Unsigned : Pre 1980 item #1258457
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$175.00
Statement size late 1960s or early 1970s heavy necklace in cast goldtone metal in coral form links, with large pale pink Lucite cabochons simulating angel skin coral. Spring ring clasp. Great size -- 27 inches wearable length and the center drops 3 3/4 inches. Excellent condition. Slight discoloration of the glue on the backs of the stones, not visible when worn. Display form is life size...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1980 item #1258456
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$165.00
Super collectible 1970s modernist necklace by Kunio Matsumoto for Trifari, in butterscotch caramel Lucite mounted in goldtone metal with side hook clasp. The sculpted irregularly shaped beads are a lighter color than the center marbled element. Marked TRIFARI and KUNIO MATSUMOTO. 18 inches wearable length and 1 3/4 inches wide at center. Excellent condition. Display form is life size...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Unsigned : Pre 1970 item #1258454
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$195.00
Amazing very big vintage 1960s beaded necklace with large round clear Lucite beads and small saucer shaped clear Lucite beads. Continuous strand. 60 inches long. The beads are 3/4 inch in diameter. Excellent condition. The beads are clear and not yellowed. A few have stray embedded dark specks. Slight stretch to the string but stringing is secure. Display form is life size...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1255323
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$145.00
Gorgeous vintage 1960s necklace in goldtone metal with a large sliding pendant in the form of three jeweled fish, on a matching double long engraved chain with ornate terminals and foldover clasp. Marked DENICOLA on the pendant and on the clasp. The large center fish has pink and green cabochon glass stones and small colorless rhinestones, and a red glass eye. The smaller fish, which are two-sided, have red glass eyes and small colorless rhinestones...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1980 item #1255317
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$145.00
Stunning vintage 1970s Judith Leiber very weighty and substantial Chinoiserie style goldtone metal belt with large round stations in green Lucite simulating jade, centered with very detailed and dimensional cast metal elements depicting Chinese dragons. Double chains linked together at regular intervals with thinner metal rings. Marked JUDITH LEIBER...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Pre 1990 item #1255316
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$65.00
Glam 1980s tribal style drop clip earrings in dark antiqued goldtone metal with marbled amber Lucite drops and matching cabochons. With ornate nomadic style detail. 2 5/8 inches long. Excellent condition. Display form is life size. Photos enlarged to show detail. ...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Pre 1990 item #1255314
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$65.00
Gorgeous vintage 1980s signed Givenchy clip earrings in shiny goldtone metal with peridot green glass cabochon stones with an iridescent finish. Marked GIVENCHY PARIS NEW YORK on back of clips and also marked GIVENCHY in cartouche inside earrings. 1 inch long, 5/8 inch wide and 5/8 inch front to back. Excellent condition. Photos enlarged to show detail. ...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Unsigned : Pre 1970 item #1255313
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$95.00
Beautiful vintage 1960s Chinoiserie pendant necklace with a large jointed articulated bird form drop on a matching goldtone chain with spring ring clasp. The bird and chain are in dark goldtone metal. The bird has a large white center stone, matching small stones as eyes, and along its wings and tail, and white Lucite bead drops at wings and tail. With detailed engraving and openwork. Three dimensional and very well made and detailed. 22 inches wearable length and the pendant is 3 1/...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Strands : Jewels : Pre 1980 item #1255312
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$195.00
Gorgeous vintage 1970s torsade necklace with 3 strands of carved round Chinese turquoise beads with a few freshwater pearl spacers, and 2 strands of large freshwater pearls. Filigree gold filled box slide clasp which marked 14K and a symbol for gold filled. The largest turquoise beads are 5mm and the pearls are 7mm. Wearable length is 21 inches. About 1 1/2 inches wide. Excellent condition. Display form is life size. Photos enlarged to show detail. ...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Strands : Jewels : Pre 1930 item #1255303
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$95.00
Beautiful long sautoir necklace of graduated salmon red undyed Mediterranean coral spezzati, or branches, with a dark goldtone clasp. The color is well represented in the photos. Circa 1920. This necklace has been professionally restrung on very fine soft flex wire and it drapes beautifully. Clasp is original. Great to wear alone or layer with other similar necklaces. 41 inches long and 1/2 inch wide at the center. Excellent condition. Display form is life size. Photos enlarged to show detail....
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Strands : Jewels : Pre 1940 item #1255298
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$345.00
Beautiful early vintage Chinese carnelian beaded necklace with graduated large oblong beads with silvertone spring ring clasp. 1930s. The beads have great surface variations and shaded colors. 88 grams. This necklace has been professionally restrung on silver color soft flex wire for security. 22 inches wearable length and the largest bead is 22mm by 15mm. The smalles beads are 8mm by 7mm. Beads are in excellent condition. The clasp is slightly off center from the large center bead a...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Unsigned : Pre 1980 item #1255295
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$95.00
Glam tribal or safari style beaded long necklace, possibly French, with simulated ivory Lucite beads and simulated amber Lucite beads strung on a fine goldtone chain. 1970s or 1980s. Excellent condition. Display form is life size. Photos enlarged to show detail. ...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Unsigned : Pre 1970 item #1255293
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$65.00
Sumptuous vintage glass beaded necklace, possibly Native American, 1960s. With a button close. Great statement piece. 14 1/2 inches wearable length and the center drops 5 3/4 inches. Excellent condition. Display form is life size. Photos enlarged to show detail. ...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Pre 1990 item #1252480
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$85.00
Fabulous statement size vintage tribal bohemian chic 1980s necklace by Brazilian designer Rose Benedetti. Very large wood beads with hand painted abstract safari style gold and black stripes and black glass beads with silvertone metal caps strung on heavy black fabric cord. Marked ROSE BENEDETTI on attached goldtone metal tag.Weighty and substantial. 33 inches wearable length and 1 1/4 inches wide at center. Excellent condition. Display form is life size. Photos enlarged to show detail....
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Strands : Jewels : Pre 1980 item #1250254
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$745.00
Spectacular statement size vintage 1970s necklace with very large Chinese turquoise beads and smaller turquoise beads accented with red, salmon, and angel skin coral beads, translucent beads which are probably serpentine, silver repousse butterfly form beads, and a large centerpiece with a carved hardstone element mounted in silver set with turquoise and coral cabochons. The large carved oblong stone is possibly jade, or possibly another hardstone such as serpentine. It may be older ...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1980 item #1249202
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$445.00
Amazing huge vintage 1970s nomadic style pendant necklace with six strands of silvertone filigree wired beads with drops with opaque marbled Lucite beads in dark red, tortoise, and dark amber, with a large sculpted openwork framed hammered pendant. Hook clasp. Marked JAY FEINBERG. Stunning statement and pictures are not capturing it. 34 1/2 inches wearable length and the pendant is 5 1/2 inches long. Excellent condition. Metal is perfectly silvertone; other colors are reflection. Display...