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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Rhinestone : Pre 1960 item #361
Magnificent custom commissioned French clear rhinestone bib necklace and earrings. Gilt brass mounting with all prong set rhinestones numbering 42 large oval faceted and 276 medium round faceted stones. Made to order in Paris for a 1955 beauty queen.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Rhinestone : Pre 1960 item #648
Gilt tiara with large clear rhinestones(3/4" to 3/16"), adjustable headband, 6 1/2" height. Sparkling and very regal. Ca early 1900s.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1960 item #659
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Florenza goldtone metal flower-form brooch with turquoise glass stones and clear rhinestones. 2" x 3". Ca 1950.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1960 item #660
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Florenza goldtone metal brooch and clip earrings. Very ornate and detailed with black marquis and round stones. Ca 1950.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1940 item #3925 (stock #31L61)
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$225.00
Sterling vermeil clip 3" long x 1 1/2" wide with hinged clip earrings. Lots going on here: sword, shield, swirling banners with tiny clear rhinestones and faux pearls. Very three dimensional.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1980 item #8144 (stock #12jcx)
These gigantic dangle clip earrings are stunning! Signed YSL and measuring 4 1/2" long and spreading 3 1/2" wide, these goldtone earrings present a starburst effect. They are studded aurora borealis channel set rhinestones. The dangle is topped off with a large citrine colored glass cabachon. A coiled spring on the clip makes for ease of wearing.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1960 item #9754 (stock #186J)
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$200.00
Elegant vermeil brooch from the 1940s. Large crystal stone and clear pave rhinestones. 2 1/2" by 1 3/4" approximately.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Rhinestone : Pre 1980 item #9841 (stock #5175L54)
This necklace was purchased in Milan in the late 1970's. It is stunning in its simplicity. The design and sparkle of the attached disk is eye catching. Note the interesting metal, between silver and gun metal in color. Chain 18" long. Disk 1 3/4" high, 1 3/8" wide.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Bakelite : Pre 1940 item #13290 (stock #4068)
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$135.00
set
Adorable cornucopias full of oranges, pears, tomatoes, carrots,leaves and more. Just plain fun. Clips 2" long, 1 1/2" at widest and 3/4" at deepest. Slip on earrings 1 1/4" long, 3/4" wide and 1/2" deep. This set did not pass my Bakelite test, but it may be Bakelite because the test is not fool proof.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1960 item #13292 (stock #2HX)
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$185.00
Interesting combination of magenta and purple, this set is of composition beads in various sizes and shapes. Knotted throughout, the two necklace strands measure 26 1/2" and 29". The clasp is rhinestone. Complimentary clip earrings(with beautiful Haskell style backs) measure 1 1/2" by 1" approximately.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1980 item #13650 (stock #7F)
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$165.00
set
Real amethyst crystals surrounded by chunky gold plate. Brooch has gold leaf pattern with prong set clear rhinestones, 2" by 1 3/4". Clip earrings have gold nugget look, 1" by 3/4".
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1980 item #13997 (stock #3D)
This humorous, mustached character has a mischievous glint in his amber colored rhinestone eyes. Gold plated, heavy and very three dimensional. Pendant 3 1/2" long, 2" at widest, 1" at deepest. Chain 23 1/2".
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1960 item #14441 (stock #HAR5JB)
The cobras on the choker and earrings are not the least intimidating. Rather they bring a smile and a sense of admiration for their whimsy and fun. This set is among HAR's masterpieces of fantasy figurals. From a gold plated rope chain a teal green cobra curls. He is bedecked with topaz iridescent rhinestones and chunky purple stones. Necklace is 18" with closure in the front. Clip earrings match the cobra head and stones on the necklace. 1 1/4" by 1 1/4".
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1980 item #21808 (stock #21LGX)
What can be said about this set except Spectacular! If worn against black, the glittering rhinestones seem to float, unattached. If worn against a colored fabric , the japanned (blackened) metal sets off the rhinestones in a stunning and dramatic fashion. The necklace is 17 1/2" end to end, the longest fringe is 4 3/4", shortest 1 1/4". The Dangle clip earrings are 2 1/4" long. Kenneth Lane oval plaque on earrings.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1920 item #33336 (stock #11jbx)
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$275.00
This is typical fine work by Hobe. The leaves and bow are layered. The roses go a step further by having individual petals wrap to form a circle just as real roses do. The semi-triangular plaque with the rectangular bottom marked Hobe, sterling, 1/20 14k, indicates that this brooch is lovely older Hobe dating between 1918 and 1932. 3" long.1 1/2" wide. 1/2" deep.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1960 item #40087 (stock #17EX)
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$165.00
Handsome flat 15 1/2" gold plated heavy chain with ornate intricately designed heraldic pendant which is gold plated with pave rhinestones and a simulated turquoise center stone. The back of the pendant is as intricately done as the front. Pendant 2" in diameter.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1950 item #70316 (stock #190D)
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$110.00
This Trifari vermeil pin has it all: patriotic symbols, enamel, pave rhinestones and a legible "e pluribus unum" written on the scroll. Heavy for its size. 1" wide 1 1/4" long. From the 1940's.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #85616 (stock #denic 4L50)
De nicola presents the look of coral in this simple and elegant glass necklace. Shortest strand is 14", Clasp is 1" by 3/4".
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1940 item #85620 (stock #hobe20M)
Old Hobe. Superb craftsmanship and quality of materials gives this necklace the appearance of true gemstones. Delicate yet of real presence. Faceted glass stones, unfoiled. 17" end to end.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Bakelite : Pre 1940 item #85739 (stock #3093B)
Great deep carving. An oldie, its back side being a much lighter color than the front. 2" long, 1" wide, 3/8" deep.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1950 item #85741 (stock #17AX)
Heavily gold plated, Mazer has designed a very three dimensional piece of considerable elegance. 2 3/8" long, 1 7/8" wide. Very heavy brooch.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1940 item #87292 (stock #192L74)
Trifari's earliest mark, TFK, is stamped on this rhodium plated brooch. From the 1920's, or more probably the 1930's. Classic Deco design. Unbacked glass saphire colored stone. Brooch is 2 1/2" wide, 1 1/2" high.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Rhinestone : Pre 1940 item #90155 (stock #5024J)
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$235.00
set
Huge royal blue and tiny clear rhinestones. This set is stunning! Dramatic brooch is 4 1/2" wide, 4" long. Clip earrings are 1 3/4" long, 3/4" wide.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1980 item #97486 (stock #coptop1L76)
"Necklace with three circular pendants. Coppola e Toppo for Valentino, Italy, 1970. Gilt-stamped metal, rhinestones, gilt metal beads, faceted Swarovski crystals." Quoted from JEWELS OF FANTASY, page 275, enlargement on page 255.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Clips : Pre 1950 item #99600 (stock #coro94H)
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$225.00
This Coro brooch is very talented. It can be worn as seen, or it can be removed from a bracket on the back and worn as two clips. Its flowers tremble (ok, wiggle) when the brooch moves. It is enameled and has lovely pave and channeled rhinestones. Each clip is marked Coro Duette. 3" by 1 5/8". Very chunky.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Bakelite : Pre 1940 item #99741 (stock #bak108E)
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$125.00
This pin has it all: its Bakelite, its reverse carved, its painted and its laminated.Worthy of being in any collection. A real beauty from the 1930's. 3 1/4" long, 1 3/8" high, 1/4" deep.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1960 item #101914 (stock #deMa15HX)
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$175.00
set
This lucious DeMario brooch and earrings has elegance and style. Various shades of blue rhinestones and glass beads combine with very fine gold plating. Oval DeMario plaque on the back of the brooch, clip earrings stamped DeMario. Very chunky. Brooch 2 3/4" long, 1 1/4" wide. Earrings 1 3/8" long, 1 1/8" wide.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #101916 (stock #lane24JCX)
Outrageous! These earrings speak for themselves. To be worn by one who likes being bold and dramatic. All prong set stones, silvertone backing. Clips are stamped KJL. Top to bottom 4 1/2", side to side 2 1/2".
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Bakelite : Pre 1930 item #108394 (stock #bak112FX)
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$165.00
set
A clip and belt buckle comprise this set.The center long green part is Bakelite, and the silver color metal supports pave rhinestones in an interesting pattern. The new adjustable lined ribbon belt (note the velcro) is removable if desired. This set is probably from the 1920's. Each of the three pieces measures 2 5/8" long and 1 5/8" at widest.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Rhinestone : Pre 1940 item #137820 (stock #obj453LE)
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Unbelievable tiara! It might be an early Masonic piece. It has a sword and a human figure (Egyptian?) and large glistening various shape rhinestones. It is in excellent condition.A wonderful collector's piece. It is adjustable from 20" to 24" circumference, approximately. I am not sure of its age but believe it may be from the 1930's.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #139787 (stock #Lan1KL)
A rare find. Lanvin jewelry is not often seen. This dramatic piece is of plastic with glass spacers and goldtone metal accents. The vibrant white and blue beads surround coral colored beads (paler in the picture than they actually are). The oval metal tag is marked Lanvin, Paris. Total inside length is 27".
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Bakelite : Pre 1960 item #142999 (stock #bake113H)
Fabulous fun! Old plastic newly restrung on sturdy elastic. A great dramatic piece. 2 1/2" high, disks 1 3/8" wide.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1950 item #146549 (stock #star1JBX)
Wonderful Staret piece! Square rhinestones of various sizes set in silver color metal, clear and sparkling, every single one. Heavy and chunky. Stamped Staret on the back. 3 3/4" wide, 1 7/8" high. Great reminder of the 1940's.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1980 item #155882 (stock #lane23H)
Magnificent KJL! It is gold plated metal, it is chunky, and it is very dramatic. This elegant necklace has the look of ancient times and was, perhaps, designed by Kenneth Lane in honor of the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Egyptian show in the 1970's. It fits like a choker and has the effect of a large bib. 14 1/2" inside length, front link is 3 3/4" top to bottom. It is thick and chunky.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #173569 (stock #tort5JCX)
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$435.00
Outstanding bracelet by Tortolani. Huge and heavy with three dimensional carving of zodiac signs. Combination of silver and pewter colored metal Truly a collectors piece, rare and beautiful. 2" high in front, 1" in back. 2 1/4" by 2" inside dimensions, 5/8" at deepest.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Bakelite : Pre 1940 item #181080 (stock #bak118JA)
Great carved Bakelite fish with painted eye and lucite fin. Thick and heavy for its size. 3 1/8" wide, 3 1/8" high.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Unsigned : Pre 1950 item #185596 (stock #uns5292D)
Elegant oriental figure with gorgeous enamel in ten different colors! Sterling. From the 1930's of 40's. Very three dimensional and heavy. 3 1/2" long, 1 5/8" wide.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1980 item #189870 (stock #klane26LE)
Exquisite Kenneth Lane necklace and dangle earrings. Reportedly it is one of several Kenneth Lane versions of the "Jackie" necklace, the jem stone set that was given to her by Aristotle Onasis. This set is costume jewelry and of very fine quality. The rhinestone are brilliant and deeply set, the faux emeralds are clear back crystals and the set is heavily gold plated...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1980 item #265365 (stock #chan2M)
Fabulous as always. Chanel! Beautiful quality faux Baroque pearls. Notted. Hand set pronged rhinestones, double level heavy pendant with poured glass stone. Oval signature plate on reverse side of pendant is marked Chanel, 1983, and has the Chanel double "C" mark. Longer strand is 30". Pendant is 2 1/4" by 2 1/2".
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #296830 (stock #tort6B)
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$265.00
Looking like three dimensional lace, this bracelet by Tortolani is magnificent, and it is rare! Each piece of Tortolani was hand-cast in pewter. Pieces were hand polished and finished in silver or gold plate. The bracelet is signed inside. 7" inside circumference, 1 5/8" wide, 3/8" thick.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Unsigned : Pre 1950 item #312497 (stock #uns974K)
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$335.00
Outstanding design and quality in this unsigned 1940's sterling brooch. A combination of crystals, rhinestones and sterling vermeil make this a great collector's piece. Very three dimensional. 3" by 1 1/2" and 3/4" deep. Marked sterling on the back.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1960 item #318279 (stock #bouch58JE)
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$345.00
set
Glistening crystal clear rhinestones in both channel and pave settings, this Marcel Boucher set is typical of the elegant style produced by that company. The choker links are arched giving a rich three dimensionallook to the piece. The pieces are rhodium plated and signed Boucher.The necklace is 15" end to end and is 5/8" wide, the bracelet is 7" by 3/4", and the clip earrings are 1 5/8" by 5/8".
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1960 item #344330 (stock #hask195L)
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$495.00
set
Long elegant Baroque pearl necklace with matching earrings by Miriam Haskell. Gray bead spacers. Newly restrung. The necklace is 55" end to end and has the Miriam Haskell tag. The screw-back earrings are 1 3/4" long with Haskell marked on the shank.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1940 item #428607 (stock #coro76L34)
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$175.00
This Duette shouts Deco! As with all Coro Duettes, it can be taken apart and worn as to clips. This brooch is very versatile---worn as a brooch, two clips, one clip as a scarf holder or on a hat band. it makes a wonderful "belt buckle"!. A very early Coro, displaying patent number 1798867, the piece dates from 1931. It is signed Coro Duette on the back along with the patent number. 3 1/4" across, 1 3/4 top to bottom.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1940 item #445366 (stock #coro95KFX)
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$375.00
set
Wonderful, versatile sterling Coro clips. They can be worn together as a brooch as shown here, or separated and worn as clips (great on a hat or belt). The set has a patent number which dates its production as beginning in 1931. The back of the Duette has the patent number and is marked sterling and Coro Duette. The earrings are marked sterling. Duette measures 2 1/2" high, 2" wide. Earrings are 1 3/8" high, 1/2" wide.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #456942 (stock #KJL6L28)
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$185.00
Early Kenneth Lane necklace is signed KJL, Laguna. While the pearls are false, they have an amazing luster that gives them the look of real pearls. Beautifully strung and knotted, there are four shades of pearls: two shades of "black pearls", beige/pink colored pearls, and white pearls. The clasp is dome shaped set with pave rhinestones and is 1 1/2" long and 1" wide. The necklace end to end (including clasp) is 34".
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #457685 (stock #trif178L58)
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$165.00
Large and elegant, this heavily gold plated Trifari feather brooch is wonderful! Surface of the brooch is convex which adds to its graceful design, and clear, sparkling rhinestones add to its sparkle. Length of the curved feather is 4 1/4". Width is 1 1/2". The brooch is signed Trifari and pat pend.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Unsigned : Pre 1970 item #462235 (stock #uns5286BX)
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$185.00
Elegant and enormous, this unsigned gold plated brooch can also be worn as a pendant. The piece is very heavy and chunky. It is probably from the 1960's and may possibly be a Kenneth J Lane piece though it is not signed. 6 1/2" long and 4" wide.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1960 item #465691 (stock #hask208L84)
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$1,250.00
SET
Elegant and extremely wearable is this set by Miriam Haskell. In the necklace there are chains with tiny links, and a chain with long links that carries the the jade colored glass beads and faceted crystals. The round center of the necklace is very intricately designed with multiple levels and all prong set tiny rhinestones and a gold plated leaf design. On both the necklace and the button clip earrings, the filigree work is gorgeous...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1960 item #569402 (stock #bouch62JX)
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$285.00
Beautifully crafted Marcel Boucher pin. Very three dimensional. Note the clear rhinestone collar that gives this little bird class and character. Gold plated. Says Boucher on back of tail feathers. Boucher series number also on back but is illegible. 3 1/4" long, 7/8" wide.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1960 item #571099 (stock #carn27KB)
This brooch has sparkling clear and deep sapphire blue rhinestones, all prong set. Very three dimensional. Hattie Carnegie plaque on the back. 2 1/2" in diameter. NOTE: the preceding picture of necklace and earrings match this brooch.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1960 item #571116 (stock #carn27KBa)
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$265.00
Elegant yet delicate, this Hattie Carnegie set with its all prong-set rhinestones glitters brilliantly. The hook closure on the necklace permits it to be worn as a choker or slightly longer for an equally charming look. necklace is 15" end to end and 1" wide, approximately. Clip earrings are 1" by 1/2". All pieces have the Hattie Carnegie plaque on the back. NOTE: see following picture for matching brooch.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1940 item #589191 (stock #hobe22L86)
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$325.00
Superb craftsmanship and quality materials give this Hobe piece the allure of real gemstones and gold. The crystals are faceted and clear backed. This brooch which converts to a pendant, is the essence of the fine work evident in old Hobe pieces. 1 3/4" long, including dangles and 1 1/4" wide.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1980 item #646495 (stock #jom16C)
This Jomaz brooch and clip earrings has loops and swirls and rings all in heavy sterling silver. The set is tailored with a flair. Marked Jomaz. Brooch is 2" by 2", earrings are 1" by 1 1/2".
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1980 item #665965 (stock #dior9BX)
These clip earrings from the 1970's are marked Christian Dior with an unreadable patent number. They are silver and hematite. 7/8" by 7/8".
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1950 item #668550 (stock #weiss 57L85)
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$485.00
This dome-shapesd Weiss butterfly is gorgeous. And enormous. It is very old Weiss, 1940's. Various shapes and sizes of rhinestones with a huge center cabachon, all prong set. Weiss oval plaque and copyright symbol on the back. Brooch is 4" wide, 4 1/2" high and 1" front to back.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1950 item #675086 (stock #trif197DX)
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$195.00
Elegant old vermeil clip and earrings by Alfred Philippe for Trifari. Tiny pave rhinestones combined with rich gold over sterling silver. Marked Trifari and sterling on the back of the clip and earrings. Clip is 3" long, 2"wide. Earrings are 1".
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1960 item #710541 (stock #hask212L)
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$550.00
Classic Haskell--great design and top quality material--this brooch was probably designed by Frank Hess for Miriam Haskell. Glowing, translucent red stones, red and purple rhinestones, clear rose montees and molded turquoise glass stones comprise this beautiful piece. Double level filigree back with oval signature plate. 3 1/2" wide, 1 1/2" high and very chunky.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1980 item #710580 (stock #jos4M)
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$525.00
This Joseff set is elegantly simple and simply elegant---and oh so wearable. It is done in the semi matte finish referred to as Russian gold. This finish is the one for which Joseff is known. The brooch is signed Joseff, an early signature later changed to Joseff of Hollywood. I believe this is a later set produced when the company reissued some early pieces. The brooch is 4 7/8" long, 3" wide. The clip earrings are 2 1/4" long and 1 3/4" wide. The brooch has the Joseff signature.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #712847 (stock #rob25L)
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$485.00
Hundreds and hundreds of tiny bronze beads shimmer delightfully on this Robert necklace and matching earrings. The large clasp may be worn on the side for an even more dramatic effect. The shortest of the three strands is 17" end to end. Clasp is 1 1/2" in diameter. Clip earrings are 1 1/4" by 3/4". The necklace has the "Original by Robert" signature on the clasp.