Wednesday, July 22

VINTAGE & RETRO EARRINGS 7

Vintage & Retro Earrings Page 7, please click on the direct links to the webstore to purchase. Prices are listed in Singapore dollars. For currency conversion and more earrings, visit http://lemonkitscharms.com.


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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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RETRO AQUA CROSSHATCHED SILVERTONE TRIANGLE EARRINGS
http://lemonkitscharms.com/shop/retro-1980s-aqua-blue-crosshatched-silvertone-triangle-chunky-earrings

Size: 32 x 42mm
Good condition, some scuffs on the aqua coloured enamel/ epoxy part, silvertone has some aging (dulling). For pierced ears. A large design, earring posts are situated at the top.

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VINTAGE KARU ARKE LEOPARD FUR EARRINGS
http://lemonkitscharms.com/shop/vintage-1950s-1960s-karu-arke-leopard-fur-rectangle-goldtone-clip-earrings

Size: 16 x 20mm
Signed 'KARU Arke INC' (Kaufman & Ruderman, New York). The fur is very soft to the touch, not sure if it is genuine or faux. Very good condition, some aging and wear on the clips, but plating still mostly intact and shiny. Minor scuffs on the front. 1950s/60s.

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VINTAGE TRIPLE FACETED CRYSTAL BEADED EARRINGS
http://lemonkitscharms.com/shop/vintage-1950s-clear-crystal-triple-bead-cluster-silvertone-clip-earrings


Size: 25mm
Good condition, wear on the silvertone clips revealing a brass base & aging. One bead has a chip but this is not obvious when worn as the beads are faceted anyway. The beads are suspended on a rhinestone prong end pin, faceted beads appear to be made of glass/crystal. Clip earrings. 1950s/60s.

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VINTAGE PAKULA FLORAL AB-RHINESTONE EARRINGS
http://lemonkitscharms.com/shop/vintage-1950s-1960s-pakula-ab-rhinestone-floral-cluster-goldtone-clip-earrings


Size: 23mm
Signed 'PAKULA©'. Good condition on the front, back is in fine condition; has some wear on the plating at the back and on the clips. Also aging. There is a small chip on one of the ab rhinestone but this is not seen when worn. Pale goldtone ab-rhinestones floral and leaves cluster design, the rhinestones flash a pretty pink. 1950-60s. Pakula & Co. operated from the 1932- 1990s.

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VINTAGE 1950s AB-RHINESTONE CURVED CLIP EARRINGS
http://lemonkitscharms.com/shop/vintage-1950s-1960s-curved-ab-crystal-rhinestone-goldtone-clip-earrings


Size: 33 x 13m
Fine - good condition with normal wear on the plating at the back, ab-rhinestones have scuffs and some wearing down of the ab-coating. The quality is pretty good with smooth plating, I believe it is designer but unsigned. All rhinestones are prong-set, note that one stone is darker than the rest due to it having lost its ab coat and revealing the blue base beneath. Still wearable for its glitz! 1950s.

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VINTAGE MAPLE LEAF TRIPLE RHINESTONE EARRINGS
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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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RETRO BLUE-BLACK PLASTIC SQUARE HOOP EARRINGS
http://lemonkitscharms.com/shop/retro-dark-blue-indigo-plastic-square-earrings-1980s

Size: 43 x 23mm
Unworn retro stock in excellent condition. Plastic square hoops in blue and black marbling, for pierced ears. Made in Taiwan. 1980s.

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RETRO BLUE RIBBON BOW ENAMEL METAL EAR STUDS
http://lemonkitscharms.com/shop/retro-1970s-1980s-blue-enamel-metal-ribbon-bow-ear-studs-earrings

Size: 12 x 8mm
Unworn vintage stock in excellent condition. Adorable enamel metal studs with surgical steel posts. 1970s-80s.

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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
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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 MARINO FAUX PEARL FILIGREE CRINKLE EARRINGS
http://lemonkitscharms.com/shop/vintage-marino-1950s-filigree-white-goldtone-faux-pearl-crinkle-floral-clip-earrings

Size: 34mm
Signed 'MARINO' & 'PAT. 1967965' (this is a patent for the clip design dated 1934). Good condition with some aging, had minor verdigris (green oxidation) but cleaned most of it off. A couple minor chips on the white paint on the front, minor wear on the clips' gold-plating. Faux pearl has some scuffs on the surface. Crinkle filigree in enamel white and goldtone. 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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VINTAGE MONET PLAIN SILVERTONE BALL EARRINGS
http://lemonkitscharms.com/shop/vintage-1970s-monet-plain-silvertone-bead-ball-swivel-clip-earrings

Size: 7mm ball
Signed 'MONET©'. Excellent condition, quality plating. Probably rhodium-plated with a friction swivel leverback clip.

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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 PUFFY GOLDTONE HEART LEVERBACK SCREW CLIP EARRINGS
http://lemonkitscharms.com/shop/retro-goldtone-puffy-heart-dangling-earrings-1980s

Size: 34 x 17mm
Unworn retro stock, very good condition, very minor aging on the plating. The hearts are made of plated plastic and so are lightweight. The clips are a screw-back lever clip. 1970s/80s.

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