Pretty poinsettia pin looks a bit like a watercolor painting. Approx. Size: 2" Diameter Condition: Minor enamel loss commensurate with age. Mark/Label: Cerrito Vintage Item - Only One Available, Buy Now
Bright enamel and rhinestones make this bracelet and earrings set shine. Approx. Sizes: Bracelet: 8" x 1.5" (20 x 4 cm); Earrings: 2" x 1.5" (5 x 4 cm) Condition: Very Good. Mark/Label: Valentino V One of Kind vintage set - Buy Now.
Beaded bracelet and clip earrings set.
Red and green glass beads
Square centers in red and green enamel outlined with sparkling crystals
One of the rarest pieces of costume jewelry Approx. Size: Interior Dimension - 2.25" (5.7 cm); Width - 1.50" (4 cm) Condition: Very good, no dead stones, very minor wear on the inside Mark/Label: This piece is unmarked. A matching brooch was made with Trademark #13 as a mark. Vintage item - Get it before it’s gone
The famous gold-plated clamper bracelet by Coro made in 1939.
Dubbed the Carmen Miranda, this large openwork bracelet features large rhinestone camellias and daises with glass cabochon centers in red, blue and green.
Rhinestone pave petals surround the cabochon centers with green enameled leaves hanging on the gold stems.
This bracelet is very dimensional with each camelia sticking out almost 1/2 inch.
Tab closure has three rhinestones on the top.
Carmen Miranda stacked two of these on her arm during the Cuanto La Gusta dance number in the 1949 movie A Date With Judy.
Emanuel Cohn and Carl Rosenberger started Coro in1901 as a small accessories store on Broadway in New York City. The company officially changed its name to Coro Inc., a combination of the two names, in 1943. Coro was once one of the largest costume jewelry companies in the world and employed many distinctive designers including Adolph Katz, design director; Gene Verecchio; Oscar Placco; Robert Geissmann and Massa Raimond. The company filed for bankruptcy in the late 1970s. Coro had a large number of jewelry lines. Check out the VJSE blog for a great article on Coro and Vendome.
A gorgeous pink and red swirl of color in this mid-century rhinestone set. Approx. Sizes: Brooch: 2" diameter (5 cm) Earrings: 1.5" x 1" (3.5 x 2.5 cm) Condition: Very good Mark/Label: None Buy now - Only One Available
Bright pink & red rhinestone swirl brooch & earrings set.
Jewelry as abstract art. Approx. Size: 2" x 1.5"; 3 large stones are 20mm; 20 x 11 mm & 25 x 15mm Condition: Very Good Jewelry mark: Kramer, made in Austria One of a kind - Buy Now
This brooch by Kramer is a real piece of art
Modernist design loaded with rhinestones, and a beautiful variegated red porphyr art glass cabochon stone.
Rhinestones are clear, blue, purple clear with an aurora borealis coating.
This brooch is enhanced with detailed gold metal prongs and gold glass leaves. http://bit.ly/2PBozBl
Porphyr or Purpurin (glass is an opaque glass of brownish to lustrous deep-reddish color which in classical antiquity was used for residential luxury objects, mosaics, and various decorative purposes. This type of glass is somewhat harder than normal glass but can be easily cut and polished.
Kramer was founded by Louis Kramer in 1943. Since all activities of the company were centered in New York City many of the pieces are marked “Kramer NYC or Kramer of New York. The company was known for its intricate design work and use of rhinestones particularly in floral or geometric patterns. Kramer was also a maker for Dior in the 1950s-60s. The company closed in the 1970s. Read Madge's article on this storied costume jewelry company.
Did your mom ever advise to "always have cab fare home?" Well now you can with this fabulous Changette brooch
Approx. Size: 3" x 1" ((7.5 x 2.5 cm)
Condition: Good, color still intact. Pin is operational. Back has wear per photo.
Mark/Label: Changette, pat. pend
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Unique design originally patented in the 30s, by the Changette Company allowed you to carry folded paper money or coins inside a beautiful brooch. Side door flips open to reveal your money. Red enamel and silver metal with black onyx. These pieces are rare and very collectible.
Fun chunky necklace right out of the 1960s. Approx. Size: 21" (53 cm), red beads range up to 3/4" (2 cm) square Condition: Minor wear commensurate with age. Mark/Label: None. One of a kind - Get it before it's gone.
Red thermoset beaded statement necklace
Squarish beads in various sizes are stacked between small white beads.
Stunning pair of clip earrings loaded with green beads in abstract shapes. Approx. Size: 1" (2.5 cm) diameter. Condition: Very good. Mark/Label: None. One of a kind vintage item - Get it before it's gone.
Stunning pair of clip earrings loaded with green beads in abstract shapes. The round cluster of lighter green is bisected by a triangle of darker green beads. Silver metal setting.