Sunday, February 1

VINTAGE & RETRO EARRINGS 3

Vintage & Retro Earrings Page 3, please e-mail me if the links do not work. For more earrings, visit http://lemonkitscharms.com.

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VINTAGE BLACK CAB SILVERTONE ROPE BORDER ROUND EARRINGS
http://lemonkitscharms.com/shop/retro-1970s-1980s-black-cabochon-silvertone-rope-border-pierced-earrings

Size: 24mm
Fine condition with some aging on the silvertone. The plastic black cabochon has scratches. For pierced ears.

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RETRO 1986 AVON 'COLOR SWIRL' EARRINGS - Black
http://lemonkitscharms.com/shop/retro-avon-1986-black-color-swirl-teardrop-hoop-earrings

Size: 42 x 18mm
Fine-good condition, some minor scuffs & wear on the goldtone. Some dulling on the epoxy. Not signed as original Avon clutches have been replaced.

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RETRO MINT-BLUE HEXAGON SILVERTONE EARRINGS
http://lemonkitscharms.com/shop/retro-1980s-hexagon-blue-mint-green-enamel-epoxy-silvertone-pierced-earrings

Size: 28 x 25mm
Good condition, normal scuffs on the front epoxy, back is silvertone and still shiny. For pierced ears. The design is worn with the center line as a diagonal.

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RETRO CREAM BLUE METAL S-FIN-SHAPED EARRINGS
http://lemonkitscharms.com/shop/retro-1980s-cream-blue-enamel-metal-wavy-wing-pierced-earrings

Size: 34 x 7mm
Good condition, minor scuffs. Blue metal with a cream-coloured epoxy, for pierced ears.

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RETRO BLUE MARBLING PLASTIC RHOMBUS EARRINGS
http://lemonkitscharms.com/shop/retro-1980s-blue-marbled-lucite-square-pierced-earrings

Size: 30mm across
Good condition, scuffs on the surface though. For pierced ears, these are made of plastic with a marbled texture, rhombus-shaped, the center is raised at an angle.

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RETRO 13mm YELLOW ENAMEL METAL DOME EARRINGS
http://lemonkitscharms.com/shop/retro-1980s-small-yellow-enamel-metal-small-dome-button-pierced-earrings

Size: 13mm
Very good condition, no major chips. For pierced ears.

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RETRO RED & CREAM COLOUR BLOCK ROUND EARRINGS
http://lemonkitscharms.com/shop/retro-1980s-red-cream-enamel-colour-block-round-goldtone-earrings

Size: 24mm
Good condition but with scuffs on the epoxy, not obvious when worn. Minor wear on the goldtone, for pierced ears.

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RETRO TRIANGULAR CHAIN RHINESTONE EARRINGS
http://lemonkitscharms.com/shop/retro-1980s-matte-goldtone-rhinestone-triangle-chain-links-pierced-earrings

Size: 32 x 12mm
Good condition, minor aging (some slight darkening of goldtone). For pierced ears. There are clear rhinestones embedded on the top and a thick curb chain, the colour is matte-goldtone.

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RETRO 25mm SILVERTONE FLAT THREE-KNOT EARRINGS
http://lemonkitscharms.com/shop/retro-1980s-flat-knot-silvertone-pierced-earrings

Size: 25mm
Good condition, minor aging. For pierced ears, one of the earring clutches has aging. Silvertone flat earrings with knot design.

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RETRO GOLDTONE HAMMERED TEXTURE ROUND EARRINGS
http://lemonkitscharms.com/shop/retro-1980s-goldtone-hammered-metal-round-button-pierced-earrings

Size: 26mm
Good condition with some scuffs on the front, this is minor. The plating is still shiny, for pierced ears. It is goldtone with a hammered texture.

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RETRO BROWN STONE PLASTIC SETTINGS EARRINGS
http://lemonkitscharms.com/shop/retro-1980s-brown-stone-tribal-style-goldtone-round-button-pierced-earrings

Size: 29mm
Good condition with scuffs on the surface, some wear on the goldtone. Padding on earring clutches have turned yellow. The base is made of plated plastic so it doesn't weigh too much, the center is a kind of stone. For pierced ears.

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RETRO APPLE GREEN ENAMEL METAL C-LOOP EARRINGS
http://lemonkitscharms.com/shop/retro-1980s-apple-green-enamel-metal-c-hoop-pierced-earrings

Size: 19 x 14mm
Good condition, very minor chipping on the earring's edges, one small streak on the front but not noticeable when worn.

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RETRO MONET BLACK & GOLDTONE SQUARE EARRINGS
http://lemonkitscharms.com/shop/retro-1980s-monet-black-enamel-goldtone-square-pierced-earrings

Size: 18mm
Signed '©MONET'. Good condition, minor aging, also some scuffs. Enamel on goldtone. For pierced ears.

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VINTAGE ALLISON REED FAUX PEARL OVAL EARRINGS
http://lemonkitscharms.com/shop/retro-1980s-allison-reed-faux-pearl-oval-goldtone-clip-earrings

Size: 17 x 23mm
Signed 'Allison Reed©' Fine-good condition, scuffs on the faux pearl & goldtone and some aging on the goldtone. Clip earrings.

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RETRO AB-WHITE SQUARE ENAMEL METAL EARRINGS
http://lemonkitscharms.com/shop/retro-1980s-ab-white-pearlscent-enamel-metal-square-pierced-earrings

Size: 22mm
Good condition, no major chips but there are a few small ones all at the edges. For pierced ears. This has a coat of ab (aurora borealis) iridescence on enamel metal, there is a raised wave shape in the center.

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VINTAGE RED WHITE FILIGREE FAUX PEARL CLUSTER EARRINGS
http://lemonkitscharms.com/shop/vintage-1950s-red-white-faux-pearls-filigree-beaded-cluster-clip-earrings

Size: 30mm
Fine condition, mainly verdigris on the filigree back, have tried cleaning them off but there is a layer of glue sealing it. I have managed to clean the clips though, there is aging on it, also aging on the bead caps, plastic beads in red and faux pearls.

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VINTAGE MAPLE LEAF TRIPLE RHINESTONE EARRINGS
http://lemonkitscharms.com/shop/vintage-1950s-rhinestone-maple-leaf-goldtone-clip-earrings


Size: 34 x 32mm
Good condition, aging on goldtone, there is also some wear of the plating at the back. Clip earrings. Three still shiny rhinestones prong-set along the center, minor normal scuffs on it. The surface of the leaf has stripes with dots, size is on the large side. 1950s-60s.

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RETRO TEAL GREEN CIRCULAR SWIRL WING EARRINGS
http://lemonkitscharms.com/shop/retro-1980s-aqua-green-epoxy-enamel-swirl-goldtone-round-clip-earrings

Size: 28mm
Good condition with minor aging on goldtone, some scuffs on the epoxy. Clips have also aged. Lightweight earrings in pale goldtone. 1980s.

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RETRO METALLIC SEA-GREEN ROUND EARRINGS
http://lemonkitscharms.com/shop/retro-1980s-metallic-green-enamel-metal-round-button-pierced-earrings

Size: 22mm
Good condition, unworn retro stock. There are some scuffs streaks on the surface and 2 dots that were from bumping around. Posts are probably surgical steel. Enamel metal earrings, the shimmer carries a golden tint.

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VINTAGE BLUE IRIDESCENT FLECKS CABOCHON SILVERTONE EARRINGS
http://lemonkitscharms.com/shop/vintage-1960s-blue-confetti-lucite-silvertone-leaf-border-clip-earrings

Size: 27 x 22mm
Fine - good condition, mostly because of plating on the back revealing a brass base (see 3rd photo). The fronts are alright with some scratches on the front cabochon, not noticeable when worn. The cabochon appears to be made of glass with imbedded floating rainbow flecks, possibly opal flakes, quite lovely. It is bordered by a silvertone leaf border. 1960s-70s.

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VINTAGE JAPAN YELLOW CREAM FAUX PEARL CLUSTER EARRINGS
http://lemonkitscharms.com/shop/vintage-1950s-japan-yellow-cream-faux-pearl-beaded-cluster-clip-earrings


Size: 19mm
Signed 'Japan' on the clips. Very good condition on the fronts, fine condition on the backs. The clips do have aging, they are a pale goldtone over brass (see 3rd photo). Minor scuffs on the faux pearls, they are beaded into a cluster with pale yellow and white faux pearls, the top bead is a darker yellow. The cluster is not perfectly round but more oval and stacked. 1950s.

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VINTAGE WHITE FAUX PEARL GLASS BEAD CLUSTER EARRINGS
http://lemonkitscharms.com/shop/vintage-1950s-off-white-faux-pearl-ab-glass-beaded-cluster-silvertone-earrings


Size: 26mm
Average condition, a few of the faux pearls have chips on their coats, not too noticeable when worn as they are white bases. The backs have alot of aging, the silvertone has worn off some to reveal the brass base, it had verdigris (green oxidation) occuring but mostly cleaned off, some still remains in the grooves where it was hard for me to clean. The cluster is made of off-white faux pearls with faceted glass beads. 1950s.

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VINTAGE SARAH COVENTRY 1959 'TOWN & COUNTRY' EARRINGS
http://lemonkitscharms.com/shop/vintage-1959-1950s-sarah-coventry-town-and-country-goldtone-clip-earrings

Size: 42 x 23mm
Signed '©SARAH COV', entitled 'Town and Country' from 1959. Fine condition with some chips on the plating in front, not particularly noticeable when worn as the plating is a very pale goldtone. Back also has some wear and aging. Verdigris (green oxidation) had occurred on the clips but mostly removed. Great classic piece to wear!

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RETRO ORANGE-YELLOW-GREEN MARBLED EPOXY EARRINGS
http://lemonkitscharms.com/shop/retro-1980s-orange-marbled-epoxy-enamel-round-button-pierced-earrings

Size: 14mm
Unworn retro stock, one of the posts has slight chipped plating, due to it being bent and re-straightened. Minor scuffs on the surface, original price was US$6.00 then! 1970s/80s.

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RETRO FROSTED LUCITE BEADED HOOP EARRINGS
http://lemonkitscharms.com/shop/retro-1980s-clear-frosted-lucite-goldtone-beaded-hoop-wire-earrings

Size: 44 x 49mm
Good condition with aging. There are some scuffs on the plastic frosted beads.

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RETRO MONET DARK BLUE TRIANGULAR EARRINGS
http://lemonkitscharms.com/shop/retro-1980s-monet-dark-blue-goldtone-enamel-triangle-pierced-earrings

Size: 23 x 11mm
Signed '©Monet', good condition with minor scuffs on the goldtone. Dark enamel on goldtone. For pierced ears.

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RETRO DARK PURPLE ENAMEL GOLDTONE NAVETTE EARRINGS
http://lemonkitscharms.com/shop/retro-1980s-dark-purple-goldtone-epoxy-enamel-oval-navette-clip-earrings

Size: 25 x 19mm
Good condition with aging on the goldtone (some darkening) and minor scuffs on the enamel. Clip earrings.

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RETRO DARK BLUE EPOXY DOORKNOCKER HOOP EARRINGS
http://lemonkitscharms.com/shop/retro-1980s-dark-blue-epoxy-enamel-doorknocker-hoop-earrings

Size: 41 x 30mm
Fine - good condition, minor scuffs on the enamel. Pale goldtone colour at the back with wear and some aging (darkening). For pierced ears, weighs abit on the heavy side.

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RETRO NEWPRO AQUA OX-SILVER EARRINGS
http://lemonkitscharms.com/shop/retro-1980s-newpro-aqua-green-blue-ox-silvertone-tribal-style-round-earrings

Size: 21mm
Signed '©NEWPRO'. Good condition, aging on the piece (patina on the silver). For pierced ears. Enamel/ epoxy embellishings.

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RETRO AVON 1987 'GLITTER SWIRL' ENAMEL EARRINGS
http://lemonkitscharms.com/shop/vintage-1950s-cream-enamel-metal-wing-clip-earrings

Size: 28 x 22mm
Excellent condition, very gently used. Plating is still shiny. These are clip earrings with a layer of enamel, it has aging on the enamel. It is not signed but I have traced it back to an Avon design.

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ANTIQUE VICTORIAN SILVER ROSE BUSH EARRINGS
http://lemonkitscharms.com/shop/antique-victorian-edwardian-silver-floral-rose-screw-back-earrings

Size: 21 x 21mm
Tests positive for a percentage of silver, no hallmarks, less than 925 sterling but a high percentage content. Very good condition with lots of patina for its age, screw-back clips, very nicely made. Victorian - Edwardian era, turn of the century piece.

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VINTAGE VAN DELL 12K GOLD-FILLED BLUE RHINESTONE FLOWER EARRINGS
http://lemonkitscharms.com/shop/vintage-van-dell-12k-gold-filled-rose-goldtone-blue-rhinestone-floral-earrings


Size: 19mm
Signed 'Van Dell 1/20 12K G.F'. Good condition, with lots of aging on the back of the flower. The clips are gold-filled but the flower itself appears to be made of brass with a rose gold tint on the front. The back has patina and had some verdigris (green oxidation) occurring but they are mostly cleaned off. A blue rhinestone is prong-set in the center of the earring; minor scuffs on the petals. 1940s.

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RETRO FLAT DOUBLE 3-KNOT OPENWORK EARRINGS
http://lemonkitscharms.com/shop/retro-1980s-silvertone-knot-swirl-triangle-pierced-earrings

Size: 20mm
Very good condition, for pierced ears. Faint aging on the silvertone on one of the earrings, barely noticeable and minor scuffs.

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VINTAGE B.N. 1940s ORCHID PURPLE RHINESTONE EARRINGS
http://lemonkitscharms.com/shop/vintage-1940s-bugbee-and-niles-rose-goldtone-orchid-floral-rhinestone-earrings


Size: 24 x 30mm
Signed 'B.N.' (Bugbee & Niles Co.) Good condition, there is a small dark age spot on the left earring (left petal tip), and a few areas of light patina at the back. The hardware is in excellent condition; finely constructed with a warm coppery rosegoldtone colour & prong-set purple rhinestones. The top four petals consist of double layers: a matte lower layer and a polished border (top layer). The bottom petal is matte. The backs are all polished. Bugbee & Niles operated from 1896-1943 in Rhode Island, USA. 1940s.

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VINTAGE BEADED GENUINE FRESHWATER PEARLS CLUSTER EARRINGS
http://lemonkitscharms.com/shop/vintage-1950s-1960s-genuine-freshwater-pearls-beaded-cluster-silvertone-clip-earrings

Size: abt 22mm
Good condition, aging on the silvertone clips, unevenness appearing on the plating. The freshwater pearls are genuine and securely beaded to form a tight cluster. They have an ivory colour. About 1950s-60s. (*consgnmt)

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VINTAGE JAPAN BURNT ORANGE & RED CLUSTER EARRINGS
http://lemonkitscharms.com/shop/vintage-1950s-japan-orange-red-beaded-cluster-clip-earrings

Size: 22 x 25mm
Marked 'Japan'. Clip earrings. Very good condition, some aging on the brass filigree base, the beads are made of plastic and glass (red polygonal ones); minor scuffs on the center large bead. 1950s.

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VINTAGE BLACK RHINESTONE OX-BRASS FILIGREE PETAL EARRINGS
http://lemonkitscharms.com/shop/vintage-1950s-1960s-black-glass-ox-brass-filigree-floral-clip-earrings

Size: 24mm
Good - very good condition, lots of aging with patina on the clips. No problems with hardware. Elegant design with a black faceted cabochon, either crystal/bohemian glass or similar pronged set on a 5-petal filigree. Very minor chip like a flea bite on one of the glass, not noticeable unless closely scrutinised. This originally had some verdigris (green oxidation) on the brass but I have cleaned them off. 1950-60s.

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RETRO RED SHELL SCROLL ENAMEL METAL EARRINGS
http://lemonkitscharms.com/shop/retro-1980s-red-scroll-shell-motif-enamel-metal-pierced-earrings

Size: 26 x 25mm
Very good condition. For pierced ears, enamel metal earrings in gently used condition.

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RETRO FROSTED BLUE TWIST BEAD SILVERTONE EARRINGS
http://lemonkitscharms.com/shop/retro-1980s-frost-blue-beaded-twist-silvertone-clip-earrings

Size: 38 x 10mm
Good condition with aging on the bead caps. The clips do have plating wear revealing brass base, this cannot be seen when worn though. Plastic blue twist beads on silvertone.

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