Coro/Corocraft/Vendome

Coro Inc. was an upscale costume jewelry company produced and sold in high end department stores such as Saks Fifth Avenue. Main jewelry lines were Coro, Corocraft and Vendome, their more upscale jewelry line. Regular department stores that carried the main Coro lines were not allowed to carry Vendome.

Emanuel Cohn and Carl Rosenberger started Coro in1901 as a small accessories store on Broadway in New York City. The company officially changed it's 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.  Click on this link for a complete list: http://www.zoomschool.com/jewel/company/coro/

 

$ 25.00

1950s Coro Rhinestone & Silver Bracelet

Luxurious rhinestone bracelet by noted costume jewelry company Coro

Approx. Size: 6.5" x .5" (16.5 x 12.5 cm)

Condition: Very good, no dead stones

Mark/Label: Coro

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Large round rhinestones are set in a bright silver metal setting. Fold over clasp.

Emanuel Cohn and Carl Rosenberger started Coro in1901 as a small accessories store on Broadway in New York City. The company officially changed it's 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.

 

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$ 18.00

1950s Pastel Rhinestone Bracelet by Coro

Unique pastel rhinestone bracelet in tones pink, yellow, light blue and green

Approx. Size:  6" (15 cm)

Condition: Very Good

Mark/Label: Coro ©

One of a kind vintage item. Get it before it’s gone 

 

Silver metal and rhodium backing really set off these sparkly rhinestones. Each round faceted stone is separated by a stylized S-shaped spacer. Very well made. Fold-over clasp with safety chain.  

Emanuel Cohn and Carl Rosenberger started Coro in1901 as a small accessories store on Broadway in New York City. The company officially changed it's 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 article on Coro and Vendome.

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$ 22.00

Mid Century Coro Aurora Borealis Rhinestone Brooch

Sophisticated and simply beautiful, the AB coating really makes this brooch sparkle

Approx. Size: 2.5" x 1.5" (6.5 x 4 cm)

Condition:  Very Good

Mark/Label: Coro

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This Coro brooch in a teardrop shape has two rows of brilliant aurora borealis rhinestones with overlapping brushed gold metal detail in the center. Beautiful piece of cocktail jewelry.  Looks fabulous on a hat.

Emanuel Cohn and Carl Rosenberger started Coro in1901 as a small accessories store on Broadway in New York City. The company officially changed it's 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 article on Coro and Vendome.

 

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Mid-Century Pastel Bead Cluster Earrings by Coro

Approx. Size: .75"  (2 cm)
Condition: Very good
Mark/Label: Coro

One of a kind vintage item. Get it before it’s gone.

Lovely pair of cluster bead earrings, Round marbled beads in tones of light green, pink, blue and brown. Screwbacks with gold metal setting. Beautiful set for spring. JE18 

Emanuel Cohn and Carl Rosenberger started Coro in1901 as a small accessories store on Broadway in New York City. The company officially changed it's 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 article on Coro and Vendome.

 

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