Friday, January 1

VINTAGE & RETRO EARRINGS 8

Vintage & Retro Earrings Page 8, 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 BLUE ORCHID INVERSE-CARVED LUCITE EARRINGS

Size: 18mm
Very good condition, there are normal scuffs on the surface of the plastic. These are beautiful inverse-carved orchids then painted a deep blue so it appears to float within. Screw-back clips. 1950s.

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VINTAGE CORO SILVERTONE BLUE BURST SWIRL EARRINGS

Size: 26mm
Signed '© Coro', fine-good condition with aging on the silvertone, rhinestones and glue. There are 2 shades of blue rhinestones used in the design. 1950s-60s.

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VINTAGE STERLING SILVER TRIPLE LEAF PINWHEEL EARRINGS

Size: 25 x 24mm
Marked 'STERLING'. Very good condition, normal minor scuffs on the surface, slight aging. Did not polish this. 1940s-50s.

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VINTAGE VERTICAL RIBBON GOLDTONE DARK GREEN EARRINGS

Size: 36 x 12mm
Good condition, however there is just that one chip on the plating on one earring at the front, otherwise no other issues as you can see the backs are nice. Shiny yellow goldtone with green moonglow lucite balls and green rhinestones. 1950s.

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VINTAGE NATIVE AMERICAN TORTOISE DANGLING EARRINGS

Size: 26 x 11mm
Very good - excellent condition. The photo shows that it is dull on the right piece but this does not occur on the actual item. 1970s.

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RETRO BROWN TEAL ENAMEL PAISLEY EARRINGS

Size: 51 x 32mm
Good condition, a plating chip on the back of one, the other one has slight wear. Very large sized, the front consists of enamel on yellow goldtone.

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RETRO RHOMBUS GOLD BLACK MARBLING EPOXY EARRINGS

Size: 41 x 51mm
Signed, it looks like 'NP©'. Very good condition, plating still shiny, though there is aging spots on the back of one. Chunky sized but lightweight, black epoxy with golden marbling. Clip earrings.

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RETRO MATTE GOLDTONE STRIPED CONVEX EARRINGS

Size: 18 x 21mm
Very good condition, matte goldtone with a striped texture. Clip earrings still tight like never worn. The actual colour is a deeper goldtone than shown in the photos.

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VINTAGE WHITING & DAVIS CLAMPER EARRINGS

Size: 24 x 18mm circumference, 18mm width
Signed 'Whiting & Davis Co', good condition. There is aging on the goldtone and wear as well, had a little bit of verdigris but I have already cleaned it off. One of the clamper earrings does not clamp exactly center but this does not affect anything when worn. Chunky sized. 1950s.

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RETRO 35mm BLACK ROUND DOMED GOLDTONE EARRINGS

Size: 35mm, 14mm dome height
Good condition, back is in excellent condition, the front has some scuffs and minor nicks from being bumped around. Very chunky sized, but not as heavy as it looks, the base and black cabochon are made of plastic.

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VINTAGE 20mm JAPAN WHITE DOME BUTTON EARRINGS

Size: 20mm
Marked 'JAPAN'. Good condition, some scuffs on the surface which is normal, one tiny ding to one of the earring's front. 1950s-60s.

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VINTAGE 14mm YELLOW FAUX PEARL ROUND EARRINGS

Size: 14mm
Fine condition, lots of aging on the clips, they are made of brass and have patina with a dull surface. The faux pearl domes have aged too with some scratches on the surface. The colour is a saffron yellow. 1950s-60s.

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VINTAGE HONEY BROWN MOONGLOW LUCITE EARRINGS

Size: 23mm
Good condition with aging on the metal clips, some scuffs on the surface. Orangey-brown plastic pieces with shimmer pearly dome. 1950s.

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RETRO 25mm BLACK GLASS BEAD KNOT CLUSTER EARRINGS

Size: 25mm
Good condition on the knot cluster, it is made of multiple black glass beaded wires tightly knotted together. The clips are in fine condition with aging, there is some tarnishing on the metaltone and the rubber paddings have turned yellow.

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VINTAGE 20mm AB-CRYSTAL BICONE CLUSTER EARRINGS

Size: about 20 x 24mm
Good - very good condition, though please expect scuffs on the ab coats of the crystal beads, this is normal. Clip earrings with silvertone filigree backs. 1950s.

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VINTAGE LISNER DK TOPAZ RHINESTONE PEARL PINWHEEL EARRINGS

Size: 23mm
Signed 'LISNER ©'. Good condition, note the backs have some wear to the gold-plating and on the clips revealing a brass base. The fronts are mostly alright, one earring has some dull spots on the goldtone accents from age. Design includes dark topaz crystal rhinestones and faux pearl accents. 1950s. Screw-back clips.

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RETRO AVON 1983 'ELEGANT CHEVRON' EARRINGS - Blue & Clear

Size: 24 x 4.5mm
Signed '©AVon' on the clutches. Excellent condition, comes with original box (no slip cover), slight aging. One of the gold-plated clutches is slightly lighter than the other. Clear and dark blue rhinestones.

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VINTAGE BUTTERSCOTCH YELLOW BAKELITE EARRINGS

Size: 15mm
Good condition, some wear and aging on the clips revealing a brass base. Also aged glue. Smooth matte bakelitebuttons. 1950s.

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VINTAGE 1956 CORO MOONRAY SQUARE RED THERMOSET EARRINGS

Size: 29 x 19mm
Signed 'Coro'. Fine - good condition, normal scuffs on the moonglow lucite, some chipping on the gold-plating at the back where it has peeled off to reveal a silvertone, the front corners have some rub-off where the greyish base metal is revealed slightly. 1956.

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VINTAGE LISNER AQUA BLUE ROUND THERMOSET EARRINGS

Size: 22mm
Signed 'LISNER ©'. Good condition, some aging on the clips where the plating has become uneven, some scuffs on the plastic. The goldtone is pale yellow goldtone with a aqua blue moonglow lucite glued in the center. Late 1950s.

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VINTAGE JAPAN FAUX PEARL PURPLE CLUSTER EARRINGS

Size: 27mm
Marked 'JAPAN'. Good condition, note one of the clips has broken halfway on the top part, this does not affect the clipping though (still tight). Aging on the brass, some verdigris but mostly cleaned off. Front is a stacked cluster of faux pearls in matte purple and glossy purple. 1950s.

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VINTAGE LISNER MATTE DULL GOLD MOLECULE EARRINGS

Size: 20mm
Signed 'LISNER©. Fine-good condition, the fronts are alright but the backs have plating damage where the silvertone has given way to the brass base. Clips are still tight. Matte golden beads on the front. 1950s.

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VINTAGE LEMON YELLOW FLOWER CLUSTER RHINESTONE EARRINGS

Size: 39mm
Good - very good condition with normal minor aging, some scuffs on the topmost enamelling. This fun design is a cluster of yellow daisies surrounding a dogwood flower, with a clear rhinestone set in their centers, all parts are riveted. The size is quite large. 1950s.

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VINTAGE YELLOW DAISY FLOWER ENAMEL METAL EARRINGS

Size: 25mm
Very good condition, no chips on the front (just one very slight rub-off at the edge) and some minor chips on the back petals (see photo 3). Nice perky daisies in 2 shades of yellow. Clips are still tight. 1960s.

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VINTAGE BLACK ENAMEL RHINESTONE CLOVER EARRINGS

Size: 29 x 22mm
Good condition, however there are some rub-offs on the black enamelling revealing a silvertone on the edges and backs. A black shiny crystal rhinestone is set in the center, the petals are cut in such a way that it is reflective as if it has a sugar coating. 1950s-60s.

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RETRO SEPIA ENAMEL HOOP EARRINGS

Size: 37 x 23mm including hooks
Fine - good condition, the fronts are alright, the goldtone backs of the hoops do have dulling from age (see photo 2). Nice weight.

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RETRO DEEP BLUE PLASTIC ROUND FIN EARRINGS

Size: 22 x 19mm
Very good condition, some aging on the glue. Plastic earrings for pierced ears.

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RETRO SQUARE BLUE ENAMEL METAL WAVY EARRINGS

Size: 26mm
Unworn retro stock, has some nicks on the blue enamel (shows up as small white  streaks) though, for pierced ears. Good condition. Sticker reads Made in Taiwan.

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RETRO TEAL GREEN EPOXY C-LOOP GOLDTONE EARRINGS

Size: 25 x 9mm (width)
Good condition, some aging on the inner rim (dark spots) and some wear on the bottom edge of the front hoops revealing a silvertone.

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RETRO TEARDROP SHAPED BLACK ENAMEL METAL EARRINGS

Size: 27 x 20mm
Very good condition, there are 2 very minor negligible chips (like dots) on the enamel front on one of the earrings, else this looks unworn. Enamel metal earrings for pierced ears.

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RETRO 36mm PINK TRIANGLE PLASTIC EARRINGS

Size: 36 x 31mm
Good condition, normal surface scuffs. Plastic triangles with silvertone posts for pierced ears.

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RETRO 29mm WOODEN GRAIN BUTTON EARRINGS

Size: 29mm
Very good condition, for pierced ears. Lightweight glazed wood, some yellowing of glue on the posts.

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RETRO YELLOW MARBLED S-CENTER ROUND EARRINGS

Size: 23mm
Very good condition, marbled matte plastic with silvertone posts, it has a S-shape raised in the center. The colour is a light mustardy yellow. For pierced ears.

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RETRO FABRIC DENIM BUTTON CLIP EARRINGS

Size: 22mm
Very good condition, does not appear worn so clips are still tight. The front is fabric.

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VINTAGE BLACK CHECKER FACETED BOHEMIAN GLASS CLIP EARRINGS

Size: 28mm
Fine - good condition, some scuffs on the surface from bumping around (see 2nd photo). Made of glass with checkered facets. One of the earring clips has been reglued, the other one has aging discoloured glue and more worn out clip revealing a brass base. 1950s-60s.

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RETRO TRIANGULAR CREAM-YELLOW EPOXY GOLDTONE EARRINGS

Size: 30 x 29mm
Fine - good condition with normal aging, some wear on the edges. The yellow epoxy detail has some scuffs on the surface. For pierced ears, one of the earring backs has a silver darkened spot on the back.

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RETRO TRIANGULAR ENAMEL GLITTER DOTS GOLDTONE EARRINGS

Size: 30 x 30mm
Fine - good condition, normal aging to the goldtone (dulling, a few age spots). For pierced ears. There are 4 enamel with silvery glitter embellishments on the front.

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RETRO RED OVAL EPOXY LEAF-SHAPED GOLDTONE EARRINGS

Size: 88 x 19mm
Good condition, some aging to the goldtone (dulling). The earring hooks are new.

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RETRO WHITE-RED STRIPED QUADRANT FLAT EARRINGS

Size: 21mm
Good condition, with normal scratches on the surface. Plastic with stripes. One of the posts is reglued. The 2nd photos shows reflections, not on the actual piece. For pierced ears.

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RETRO PASTEL PINK & GREEN BRASS SHAPE DANGLING EARRINGS

Size: 50 x 29mm
Good condition, has some flaking on the paintwork, some aging on the brass. For pierced ears.

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RETRO HEART PEARL TEARDROP CENTER CLIP EARRINGS

Size: 19 x 15mm
Fine - good condition, main problem are scratches on the front faux pearls. Clip earrings, the rubber pads are still intact. One spot of verdigris (green oxidation) on the backs of one of the earrings.

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RETRO DIMPLED TEARDROP-SHAPE GOLDTONE EARRINGS

Size: 33 x 23mm
Good condition, some normal minor scuffs on the polished gold-plated surface. For pierced ears. The front has a slight dimple concave design.

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VINTAGE PATRIOTIC RHINESTONE COLUMN CLIP EARRINGS

Size: 21 x 10mm
Good- very good condition, with aging more visible on the clear rhinestones, a few are clouded. Clip earrings. The rhinestones detail extends to the entire clip, front and back, all are prong-set. 1950s-60s.

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RETRO MINT BLACK MOTTLED ROUND EARRINGS

Size: 35mm
Very good condition, normal minor scuffs on the front plastic surface and back metal. Large sized discs with a mottled black & mint green design.

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VINTAGE BLUE & CLEAR TEARDROP RHINESTONES SCREW-BACK EARRINGS

Size: 13 x 12mm design
Very good condition, minor aging to the piece. Screw-back clips with clear and sky blue teardrop rhinestones. 1950s.

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VINTAGE ALPACA ABALONE RHOMBUS EARRINGS

Size: 26mm side
Signed 'ALPACA'. Good condition, normal aging on the silvertone, it has dark patina and normal scuffs on the metal, especially on the backs and clips, probably silver plated. The clips are still tight. The front consists of iridescent abalone shells with white enamel details, very nice quality piece. Alpaca silver is a copper, nickel and zinc/iron alloy, and resembles sterling silver. Probably 1960s.

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VINTAGE WELLS STERLING AMETHYST BIRDHOUSE EARRINGS
 


Size: 21 x 11mm
Earrings are marked 'STER' and a symbol too tiny to make out, and earring clutches are marked 'WELLS 14K G.F.' (14k gold filled). Excellent condition, some patina on the surface turning dark. It is gold-plated over sterling silver, the stones are possibly amethysts, nice deep purple. Probably 1960s.

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VINTAGE MAGENTA FACETED SCALLOPED EARRINGS
 


Size: 24mm
Very good condition with aging, slight darkening of the goldtone. Clips are still tight. The centerpiece is made of acrylic with facets. 1950s-60s.

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VINTAGE RHINESTONE BUTTERFLY EARRINGS 


Size: 28 x 12mm
Very good condition with minor aging, some dulling on the clips and on the tiny rhinestones. Probably 1960s-70s.

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VINTAGE AB-RHINESTONE GOLDEN DOUBLE FLOWERS EARRINGS 


Size: 28 x 16mm
Good condition, aging on the brass, they do have a dark patina and dark spots on the back of the flowers. Double flowers embellished with ab-rhinestones with a faux pearl, it appears to have a gold paintwork as it is slightly textured only on the fronts, this is from my own collection. 1950s.

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VINTAGE SILVERTONE TULIPS EARRINGS 


Size: 19 x 23mm
Very good condition with minor aging. Cute whitetone textured tulips from my own collection. Probably 1960s.

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VINTAGE DOUBLE CLEAR RHINESTONE COLUMN EARRINGS 


Size: 11 x 26mm
Good condition, plating shiny and intact, rhodium-plated. The large clear rhinestones have some aging with dulling but still exquisite. 1950s.

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VINTAGE AQUA RHINESTONE THREE CURL PLUME EARRINGS

Size: 22 x 22mm
Very good condition with minor aging. Screw-back clips, one of the screw knobs is tilted to one side, slight wear on the plating and a tiny chip on each of the clips. The front has an aqua rhinestone and 3 clear rhinestones, yellow polished gold-plating. 1940s/50s.

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VINTAGE AB-RHINESTONE SPOON-SHAPED EARRINGS

Size: 26 x 15mm
Good condition, back has some chips on the plating revealing a silvertone. The front is alright, it has an ab-rhinestone. Clip earrings, yellow goldtone plating. 1950s.

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VINTAGE STARBURST SCALLOP RHINESTONE EARRINGS

Size: 25mm
Good condition with aging to the goldtone and the rhinestones (some dulling). Deep goldtone plating, screw-back clips. Starburst scalloped design, 1940s-50s.

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VINTAGE CORO BLUE & CLEAR RHINESTONE CREST EARRINGS

Size: 16 x 13mm
Signed '© Coro'. Fine condition, some wear & chips on the plating at the back revealing a grey base. The glue has also aged to a yellowish tint and a few of the tiny rhinestones have aged too. This looks better in person. 1950s.

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VINTAGE TRAPEZE SHAPED CLEAR CRYSTAL EARRINGS

Size: 19 x 12mm
Fine condition, due to aging of the crystal rhinestones, the bottom one has darkened. The main one still reflects but has signs of darkening creeping in from the edges. Screw-back clips, plating still good. 1940s-50s.

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VINTAGE CHUNKY BAGUETTE TEARDROP RHINESTONE EARRINGS

Size: 35 x 25mm
Average - fine condition, the plating has no problems and is of a good quality, the rhinestones have aged considerably though, with darkening and dulling occurring within. Chunky sized. 1950s-60s.

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VINTAGE CORO GREEN GEMSTONE RADIATING HEART EARRINGS

Size: 22 x 23mm
Signed 'Coro'. Average - fine condition, wear on the back plating, the golden coat has given way to a silvertone base and that silvertone has given way to a brass base. The fronts are more presentable, it has normal aging, pale yellow goldtone, 2 streak chips and wear on the edges. There is a green gemstone set in the center, possibly jade? 1950s.

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RETRO AVON OPENWORK WAVY OVAL EARRINGS
Size: 25 x 22mm
Earring clutches are signed '©AVon'. Good condition with minor aging, note there are scuffs on the topmost part of the dome. For pierced ears.

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RETRO SMALL RADIATING HEART GOLDTONE EARRINGS
Size: 14 x 13mm
Good condition, slight wear on the front's plating, clip earrings.

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VINTAGE AQUA STRIPED SQUARE ROPED BORDER EARRINGS

Size: 23mm
Fine condition with aging, the brass screw-clips have verdigris (mostly cleaned off), also the plastic aqua pieces on the front has scratches on top which makes the surface somewhat rough. 1950s-60s.

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RETRO 24mm PLAIN GREEN DOMED BUTTON EARRINGS

Size: 24mm
Very good condition, plain plastic domes for pierced ears.

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RETRO RED & CLEAR RHINESTONE TIE-SHAPED EARRINGS
Size: 29 x 17mm
Good condition with some aging, the silvertone on the back has darkened. Rhinestones are still sparking, for pierced ears.

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VINTAGE BROWN & FAUX PEARL BEAD DANGLING CLUSTER EARRINGS

Size: 44 x 20mm
Fine condition with aging on the brass, also wear on the plastic beads. Screw-back clips, 1950s.

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VINTAGE MONOCHROME NAVETTE PINWHEEL DANGLING EARRINGS

Size: 38 x 13mm
Fine-good condition, there are small chips on the plating on one of the earring's back and on the connecting loops, slight aging and wear on the edges of the design. Clip earrings. 1960s.

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RETRO MATTE GOLDTONE LARGE FAUX PEARL DANGLING EARRINGS

Size: 46 x 15mm
Fine-good condition, scuffs and scratches on the faux pearl beads, the matte gold-plating has worn off some to reveal a silvertone, also slight darkening on the gold. 1980s-90s.

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VINTAGE LISNER FAUX PEARL LEAFY PLUME TEXTURED EARRINGS

Size: 24 x 22mm
Signed 'LISNER©'. Very good-excellent condition with normal minor aging, one  of the clips has an aged spot which has affected the plating a little but this looks barely worn. The clips are still tight too. 1950s-60s.

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RETRO RIBBON BOW DANGLING PEARL BEAD EARRINGS

Size: 28 x 16mm
Good condition, slight wear, probably not new. There was verdigris but I have cleaned it off, and a little more after the photos were taken. For pierced ears. The pearls are faux. (*consignmt)

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RETRO FAUX PEARL RIBBON CHAIN HOOP EARRINGS

Size: 53 x 33mm
Fine-good condition, scratches on the faux pearl button, the clips have aged and worn off its plating. This design is chunky-sized. (*consignmt)

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VINTAGE FROSTED YELLOW FLOWER BEADED CHUNKY EARRINGS
Size: 35mm
Fine - good condition with aging, some scuffs on the surface and light stains but not a problem since I have cleaned it. The clips have some age spots on the surface as well as plating wear. The beads are a frosted dirty-yellow colour and made of plastic, with a lemon yellow transparent bead in the center. Chunky sized. 1960s. (*consignmnt)

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RETRO YELLOW FLOWER RIBBED BEADED EARRINGS
Size: 53 x 11mm
Very good condition, the flower beads on top has some dirt caught in the crevices but is mostly clean now. Beads are made of plastic. (*consignmt)




RETRO PINK FILM FLOWER EARRINGS
Size: 35mm
Very good condition, slight aging on the posts. The petals are made of a plastic film with ab-coatingm, there is just one petal that has a crease fold on it. (*consignmt)

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VINTAGE NEON ORANGE POMPOM EARRINGS
Size: abt 33mm
Fine - good condition with aging and wear to the beads (some of these have blackened edges towards the back), the cords that holds the melded beads have also darkened. Wear and aging to the plating on the clips. The actual colour of these is almost fluorescent orange. 1960s. (*consignmt)

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RETRO RHINESTONE FLOWING CREASE GOLDTONE EARRINGS


Size: 44 x 25mm
Good condition, a few nicks on the surface, one slight streak on one (right piece). The glue holding the clear rhinestones have aged. Clip earrings. This is a rather chunky sized design. The condition of the clips are in great condition. (*consignmt)

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RETRO PLAIN FIVE PANEL GOLDTONE EARRINGS

Size: 23 x 14mm
Fine-good condition with some wear on the gold-plating on the front, back clips has some aging. Clip earrings. (*consignmt)

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VINTAGE FAUX PEARL PLAIN DANGLING CLIP EARRINGS

Size: 34 x 8mm
Good condition, some scuffs on the surface of the plastic faux pearls which is typical, as well as aging on the clips. The colour is off-white, with silvertone clips. Probably 1960s(*consignmt)

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VINTAGE GREEN MINI LEAVES BLUE RHINESTONE DANGLING EARRINGS

Size: 38 x 6mm
Very good condition, dainty earrings with mini glass leaves and blue rhinestone dangles. Very minor aging. (*consignmt)

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VINTAGE JAPAN WHITE PLASTIC BEAD PLAIN CLIP EARRINGS

Size: 38 x 15mm
Marked 'JAPAN' on the clips. Good condition with aging, with signs of verdigris on the brass clips, I have further cleaned off the green after taking the photo. The white beads are made of plastic and have a nice weight. 1950s-60s.


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