Kramer was founded by Louis Kramer 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 know for it 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.

$ 26.00

1960s Kramer Gold Ribbon & Pearl Earrings

Glamorous gold ribbon earrings.
Approx. Size: 2" x .75"  (5 x 1 cm).
Condition: Very Good.
Mark/Label: Kramer ©. 
Vintage piece - Get it before it's gone.
 
Beautiful openwork gold metal clip earrings with two luminous faux pearls on each clip. Beautiful for either daytime or cocktail wear.


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.

  

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$ 75.00

Kramer Austria Modernist, Brooch Porphyr Art Glass

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 with an abstract 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. 

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 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.

  

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$ 15.00

Modernist Kramer Crackle Tile Necklace

Modernist tile necklace with distinctive crackle finish

Approx. Size:  16" x .75" (40.5 x 2 cm)

Condition: One small section of string is missing between two links. You can see the gap in the lower left corner in the first photo.  Since each link is fastened separately no other links are affected.

Mark:  None.  Did have a Kramer hang tag

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1960s modernist tile choker necklace by Kramer. Rectangular links of cream thermoset plastic with gold crackle finish. Links are double strung with plastic inset in the links. Small gap between each link emphasizes the design. Gold back. Hook clasp with gold chain extender.

Kramer was founded by Louis Kramer 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 know for it 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.

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$ 25.00

Vintage Kramer Embroidered Pendant - Brooch

Truly a unique brooch. Very snazzy on your navy blazer.  Also works as a pendant.

Approx. Size: 2.5" (6 cm) diameter

Condition: Very Good

Mark/Label: Kramer ©

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Late 60s or early 70s Kramer pendant/brooch with embroidered crest. Gold metal shield that works as both a brooch and a pendant. Detail is embroidered navy blue fabric. Stylized British royal coat of arms on a dark navy background. 

Kramer was founded by Louis Kramer 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 know for it 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.

 

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