Thursday, January 31

VINTAGE & RETRO NECKLACES 15

Please direct e-mail your orders or leave a comment with your name, email & the item you'd like to order. Colours may vary according to computer screens. Click photo to view a larger image. On this page are vintage to retro necklaces.

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VINTAGE PAKULA VIRGO ZODIAC GLASS INTAGLIO NECKLACE
Price: S$24.00 (US$20.00)

Size: 23.75" chain, 50 x 39mm pendant including bail
Signed 'PAKULA©'. Very good - excellent condition, one of the prongs has some wear. The pendant features a clear glass intaglio of a Virgo zodiac symbol, a woman holding a mirror. The chain is in excellent condition and may not be original to the pendant. 1960s-70s.

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VINTAGE WHITING & DAVIS GLASS INTAGLIO NECKLACE
Price: S$30.00 (US$25.00)


Size: 24" chain, 70 x 46mm pendant including bail
Signed 'Whiting and Davis Co' (makers of the mesh bags). Good condition, there is aging within the setting, it has spotting occurring under the squiggle accents. Note the back has quite some wear and scuffs on the plating. Exquisite faceted glass intaglio with a lady profile, she is frosted with a clear background. The goldplated bail and chain are not original to the piece. The chain is vintage and in excellent condition with a deeper gold-plating. 1970s.

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VINTAGE 12KT GOLD-FILLED MODERNIST TRIANGULAR NECKLACE
Price: S$40.00 (US$33.33)


Size: 16" length, 13mm height
Marked '1/20 12kt' (12kt gold-filled) on the clasp. Very good condition, normal aging, minor scuffs. Simple but elegant modernist necklace with linked triangle shapes. The actual colour is a deeper gold colour. Spring ring clasp. 1950s.

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ANTIQUE ART DECO ROCK CRYSTAL CUBED GRADUATED NECKLACE
Price: S$120.00 (US$100.00)


Size: 16" length, 5 -10mm beads
Good - very good condition, some chips on the crystal from bumping around, but not obvious when worn. High end piece, amazing clarity and shine. It features 6-sided hexagon clear rock crystals (quartz) in graduating sizes, something like a modified cube shape, with matching bicone spacers. The facets of the beads have an optical illusion and sparkles at angles! It is beaded on a skinny chain so this will never sag. Spring ring clasp. 1930s.

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VINTAGE SEPIA STRIPEY ART GLASS BEADED NECKLACE
Price: S$10.00 (US$8.33)


Size: 16.5" length, 10mm beads
Fine condition, there are 2 chipped beads (see last photo) which makes it short of being a perfect oval bead, the other one is chipped with the knot holding the glass onto the bead. Whitish scuffs on 4 consecutive beads near the clasp. The flower clasp has wear and patina on the brass. High quality beads nonetheless, it is a deep sepia colour with dark brown stripes within. They are beaded on black cord with a knot in between each bead. 1950s.

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VINTAGE CASCADING RHINESTONES MESH CHAIN NECKLACE
Price: S$30.00 (US$25.00)



Size: 19.5" length, 70 x 28mm centerpiece
Good condition, aging on the oval rhinestones with them turning dark or cloudy, still very lovely unique design, high end piece. There appears to be one dangle missing, 2nd row from the top. It does not affect the look of the pendant. Double mesh chain with a brushed goldtone wrap pendant, like a calla lily style, with dripping rhinestones prong set on goldtone cups. Foldover clasp. Early 1960s.

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VINTAGE GOLDTONE FRINGED PENDULUM COLLAR NECKLACE
Price: S$60.00 (US$50.00)

 
Size: 14.5" - 17" adjustable length, 49mm height
Excellent condition, some minor scuffs on the glass beads and gold-plated surface. Exquisite collar-style necklace with hinged links and dangling accents, makes for a statement piece with an ethnic flavour. J-hook clasp. 1960s.

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ANTIQUE ART DECO BRASS FLOWER LEAVES NECKLACE
Price: S$150.00 (US$125.00)

 

Size: 16" chain, 44 x 39mm flower excluding ring, 34x17mm leaves excluding ring
Very good condition, lots of aging, some wear on the deep goldtone revealing brass. The goldtone and brass has patina and spotting consistent with age. This is a hard to find beautiful art deco era necklace with dangling leaves and a large three-dimensional floral pendant. Great piece for your collection! Spring ring clasp. 1920s-30s.

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RETRO EMERALD GREEN RIVOLI RHINESTONE HEART NECKLACE
Price: S$28.00 (US$23.33)


Size: 24" chain, 44 x 26mm pendant including bail
Signed but I cannot make out the faint signature and a number '290'. Very good-excellent condition, very slight wear on the back and slight age on the rhinestones. Glitzy heart pendant with rhinestones and an emerald green rivoli crystal. Gold-plated slinky chain with lobster clasp. 1980s-1990s.

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VINTAGE HERITAGE WATCH PENDANT NECKLACE
Price: S$58.00 (US$48.33)
 
 
Size: 24" chain, 49 x 34mm watch including bail
Signed 'Heritage', 'Unbreakable Mainspring Swiss Made', crown logo on top. Beautiful wind-up watch pendant, still ticks when wound, not sure if it keeps time accurately. Very good condition, some scuffs on the surface and normal aging. The watch can be worn in reverse if you don't want to keep it ticking as the back is a lovely raise flower with a striped texture on its petals, it has slight wear on the goldtone. The center faux pearl is a replacement by me. The flower sits on a filigree base. Goldtone chain has some wear and aging. 1950s.

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VINTAGE JAPAN DOUBLE 10mm WHITE BEADED NECKLACE
Price: S$20.00 (US$16.67)
 
 
Size: 20.5" length shorter strand, 10mm beads
Marked 'JAPAN'. Good condition, aging on the end caps and clasp, they are made of brass and have tarnished. The beads are made of high quality acrylic and are a bright white, each is knotted in between. 1950s-60s.

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VINTAGE 45" TRIFARI WHITE ACRYLIC BEADED NECKLACE
Price: S$18.00 (US$15.00)
  
Size: 45" length, 11mm beads
Has the Trifari logo tag. Very good condition with some aging on the beads, it has a aged with a slight yellowish tint. White plastic beads. 1960s.

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RETRO WHITE RIBBED OVAL BEADED NECKLACE
Price: S$15.00 (US$12.50)
  
Size: 23.75" length, 13 - 16mm beads
Very good condition, there is some aging on the goldtone beads, they have darkened. Clasp has wear. The beads are high quality white glossy acrylic beads.

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RETRO LILAC WHITE SPLATTER BEADED NECKLACE
Price: S$12.00 (US$10.00)
  
Size: 24.75" length, 8 - 17mm beads
Very good condition, acrylic beads in white and lilac, and white beads with splatter paint effects.

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RETRO MATTE RUSTIC PURPLE & PINK BEADED NECKLACE
Price: S$15.00 (US$12.50)
 
 
Size: 36" length, 9 - 15mm beads
Very good condition, minor aging, the beads are made of plastic and have a frosted rustic appearance. Graduating in size with purple and pink. Spring ring clasp has aging.

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RETRO YELLOW RED ORANGE BEADED TRIO NECKLACES
Price: S$10.00 (US$8.33)
 
 
Orange: 19.25" length, 8mm
Yellow: 18.5" length, 10mm
Red: 18" length, 10mm
These appear unworn, though there are 2 beads on the red necklace that has chipped its coat revealing the white base (see last photo). Spring ring clasp on all of the necklaces. 1980s

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VINTAGE JAPAN PEACH FAUX GLASS PEARL NECKLACE
Price: S$12.00 (US$10.00)
 
 
Size: 16.25" length, 4.5 - 12mm beads
Marked 'JAPAN'. Good condition with aging, the clasp has some corrosion occurring on the side. THe pearls are pale peach and made of glass in graduating sizes. Each bead is knotted in between, the knots are thicker on some than others.

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RETRO PINK-LILAC-WHITE FAUX PEARL TORSADE NECKLACE
Price: S$10.00 (US$8.33)
  
Size: 17" length, 8mm width
Unworn retro stock, although there slight aging on the spring ring clasp. The necklace is lightweight and made of plastic faux pearls in a twist design in pink, lilac and white. 1980s.

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RETRO 9 STRANDS OF FAUX PEARL PASTEL NECKLACES
Price: S$10.00 (US$8.33) 
 
 
Size: about 34" length, 3 - 4.5mm beads
9 strands of plastic faux pearls, the pink strand is loose cords. The others are fine. there are round ones and rectangular baroque ones in off white, lilac, white and pinks.

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VINTAGE AQUA BLUE BRAIDED BEAD LARIAT NECKLACE
Price: S$24.00 (US$20.00)
 
 
Size: 31.5" length, 3.5" tassel length, 10mm braid width
Very good condition. Silver lined aqua beads, braided neckline and ends with a knot and two loop tassels. Probably 1970s.

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RETRO HEMATITE-CLR PINK BEADED BRAID NECKLACE
Price: S$10.00 (US$8.33) nett
 
 
Size: 25" length, 4mm beads, about 17mm width
Good condition, the little glass coloured beads are actually goldtone beads with their coats worn off, so it is now a mix of white, blue, and goldtone beads in between some pink frosted glass beads. The strands are braided togehter with hematite-coloured glass beads. Closes with screw barrel clasp.

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VINTAGE CRYSTAL BAGUETTE X-LINKED CHOKER NECKLACE
Price: S$45.00 (US$37.50) nett
 
 
 
Size: 14.25" - 16" length adjustable, 15mm width
Signed with a floral mark at the end, unidentified designer. Good condition with aging to the rhinestones, they have turned cloudy but necklace still shines. Some aging to the gold-plating where the surface is slightly rough. Very nice quality elegant piece, there are some crystal baguette rhinestones replaced, note they are not identical in size but they work. J-hook clasp. 1950s.

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VINTAGE CHUNKY LATTICE TRIANGLE TASSEL NECKLACE
Price: S$38.00 (US$31.67) nett
 
 
Size: 13.5 - 17.25" length adjustable. 195 x 63mm centerpiece
Very good condition with minor aging. Chunky unique design that ends with a tassel, textured goldtone with a lattice design, very nice statement piece. 1960s-70s.

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RETRO SILVERTONE WIRE TORQUE NECKLACE
Price: S$30.00 (US$25.00)
  
 
Size: 11" circumference, 5 - 23mm width
Good condition, however the silver-plating has tarnished. It can do with a polishing or wear as is. This was handmade by an artisan from Europe, it consists of curved multiple wires that rests at the nape of your neck. 1970s-80s.

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VINTAGE DARKENED CLEAR RHINESTONES NAVETTE ROW NECKLACE
Price: S$25.00 (US$20.83)
  
 
Size: 14.25" max length, 15mm width
Good condition but note the clear rhinestones have all turned dark giving it an ashy aged appearance. All stones are intact and prong-set with plating having only minor aging. Great for shabby chic fashionistas. 1940s-50s.

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VINTAGE SKINNY DARKENED RHINESTONES NAVETTE NECKLACE
Price: S$9.00 (US$7.50)
 
 
Size: 16" max length, 6mm width
Good condition but please note all rhinestones have turned black. It resembles the colour of 'black diamond' now. Skinny chain with little navettes. Metal has aging and darkened. 1940s-50s.

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VINTAGE PARK LANE SIMPLE STAR CHAIN NECKLACE
Price: S$7.00 (US$5.83)
 
 
Size: 15" length, 9mm stars
Signed 'Park Lane'. Fine - good condition, there is some aging on the metal where the silvertone has turned dark. 1970s-80s.

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VINTAGE HEMATITE-CLR MATTE GLASS CAMEO NECKLACE
Price: S$28.00 (US$23.33)
 
 
Size: 17.75" chain, 38 x 23mm pendant
Very good condition, slight scuffs on the surface of the hematite-coloured glass, minor aging on the chain. Beautiful cameo with a matte appearance towards the center with reflective border. It is set on a roped border setting. 1960s-70s.

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VINTAGE LARGE BLACK MOSAIC STYLE GLASS FLORAL SCROLL NECKLACE
Price: S$25.00 (US$20.83)
 
 
Size: 24" chain, 70 x 47mm pendant
Good condition with aging and wear. The center oval motif is made of glass, it is hematite coloured. There is a small nick chip on the top left teardrop cut, it is not obvious when worn. Aging to the glue that is used to set the black glass chatons on the border. The pendant is large, and has intricate floral motifs and heart shaped scrolls. 1960s-70s.

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VINTAGE YELLOW ROSE PORCELAIN CENTERPIECE NECKLACE
Price: S$24.00 (US$20.00)
 
 
Size: 14" length, 35 x 26mm centerpiece
Very good condition, minor aging, the glue has turned brown on one side of the porcelain. The centerpiece is a sweet porcelain yellow rose with floral ox-brass settings and orange rhinestones. Chain is goldtone. 1970s.

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VINTAGE 850 SILVER FILIGREE M-O-P PENDANT NECKLACE
Price: S$55.00 (US$45.83)
 
  
Size: slightly under 18" chain, 47 x 30mm pendant
Pendant is marked '850' (silver), chain is marked 'STERLING'. The chain is not original to the pendant as the pendant is much older, but this is the way I received it. The beautiful pendant has aging with patina (darkening) and on the back has some verdigris occurring on the right. It has intricate tiny filigree swirls and there is a mother-of-pearl shell in the center that flashes colours. Pendant is in very good condition, chain is in excellent condition. The chain is a very skinny chain in bright silver. The pendant could be around 1930s or earlier.

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VINTAGE STERLING SILVER TEARDROP TURQUOISE PENDANT NECKLACE
Price: S$20.00 (US$16.67)
 
 
Size: 18" chain, 29 x 11mm
Chain is marked '925' but not original to the pendant. Pendant is tested sterling silver but is not marked as it is artisan made. It is hand-wrought and the sides are uneven and has heavy patina that it is almost black now, it is likely native american in origin and could be around 1960s-70s. There are 5 tiny turquoise insets. Very lightweight piece. The sterling silver chain is a very skinny chain. 

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