VINTAGE RHINESTONE LEAF STARBURST BROOCH
Size: 26 x 27mm
Good condition with aging on the rhinestones & metal. Rhinestones are a little cloudy, the larger rhinestones are prong set. Pin-back. 1950s.
****RETRO PLASTIC YELLOW DONUT BROOCH
Fine condition. Surface scuffs on the plastic ring. Silvertone pin back. Note that there is a bit of tape still stuck on the back.
****RETRO DECO-STYLE BLACK SILVERTONE BROOCH
Size: 82 x 25mm
Excellent condition, black enamel over antiqued-silvertone metal with 4 small clear rhinestones. Art deco- style, negligible scuffs on the enamel.
****ANTIQUE ENAMEL BLUE SAILBOAT BROOCH
Size: 25 x 31mm
Very good condition, enamel on an antique-silver base, appears to be potmetal or pewter. Normal aging, this has an old-fashioned safety clasp. Probably around 1920s-1940s, possibly earlier.
****VINTAGE FAUX PEARL PALE GOLDTONE WREATH BROOCH
Fine- good condition. Aging on the goldtone and scratches on the faux pearl. There is dulling within the etched goldtone and on the back. The actual piece is a pale goldtone colour, the photo isn't too accurate as it shows a dark reflection. 1960s-70s.
****VINTAGE FAUX PEARL AB-RHINESTONE FLEUR-DE-LIS BROOCH
Size: 52 x 32mm
Very good condition with scuffs on the faux glass pearls. Goldtone base of a fleur-de-lis motif and tiny ab-crystal rhinestones. 1960s.
****RETRO PORCELAIN FLOWER BAR BROOCH
Size: 46 x 26mm
Very good condition, barely noticeable wear on goldtone. 3-D porcelain pink flower on black enamel with 4 clear rhinestones. Repair done on 2 rhinestones on the ends. 1970s-80s.
****RETRO DANECRAFT I LOVE QUILTING GOLDTONE BROOCH
Size: 57 x 62mm
Signed "Danecraft©". Very good condition, there is a scuff on the right bottom side of the panel not a big problem though. Brooch is large-sized with a matte goldtone and polished goldtone. There are 4 charms: thimble, scissors, measuring tape and a spool of thread.
****VINTAGE EMMONS GRAPE FAUX PEARL BROOCH
Size: 37 x 30mm
Signed '©Emmons'. Good condition, though there are some chips on the gold-plating on the left edge and top leaf. Faux pearls have abit of scuffs. About 1960s-70s.
****VINTAGE JJ SILVERTONE FOLDED FEATHER BROOCH
Size: 30 x 47mm
Signed '©JJ', elegant design. There is a chip off the plating near the bottom, but still in good condition. JJ (Jonette Jewelry Co.) items are very collectible as they ceased operations in 2006. 1960s.
****VINTAGE ROUND GREEN STONE BROOCH
In fine-good condition, dark spot on the back & another spot on the front. Light wear. There is a little green gemstone prong-set on the top, and infinity loops design on the goldtone. 1960s-70s.
****VINTAGE GREATEST GRANDPA & GRANDMA BROOCH
Size: 31 x 28mm
A pair of matching brooches. Marked 'Centennia 1979'. In fine-good condition with aging on the backs and scuffs on the front enamel. Seems like grandpa wore his more often as it has more aging on the goldtone!
****HOUSE PIN BY LUCINDA BROOCH
Size: 50 x 66mm
Good condition still with sticker. There are scratches on the front (and one streak scratch from bumping around) and aging on the back. This line of adorable house pins are handmade and unique, started in 1989 by Lucinda Yates to raise money for the homeless. They are very collectible, and are large geometric stacked shapes sealed in resin.
****VINTAGE 1920s ART DECO MONOCRAFT DMR MONOGRAM BROOCH
Size: 38 x 45mm
Signed 'MONOCRAFT'. Fine- good condition, uneven patina spots on the brooch due to age. This is probably brass, could have a gold-plating as well, an art deco piece from the 1920-30s. Monocraft signed pieces are from the late 1920s-1937, they specialised in monogrammed metal pieces. In 1937 they changed their name to 'MONET'. Monet is currently still in operation.
****VINTAGE GREEN HERALDRY CREST BROOCH
Size: 70 x 53mm
Large goldtone and enamel brooch with a crown and leaves design. In excellent condition. Back is goldtone. Possibly 1960s-70s.
Pretty design with a mother-of-pearl irridescent cabochons affixed in a wreath shape. Embedded are little faux pearls. In good vintage condition, except a few of the faux pearls are worn off it's coat. 1960s.
Size: 74 x 36mm
Good condition with normal aging. 3-D winged brooch with a blue faceted glass and clear rhinestones on top. Some parts have worn off its gold-plating revealing a silvertone base (on the back and on the rhinestone sprays). You can see the glue behind the clear blue rhinestone as it is not pronged set. 1940s.
****VINTAGE GERRYS DOUBLE FEATHER BROOCH - Silvertone
Size: 59 x 22mm
Signed 'Gerrys'. Nice weight, excellent condition, unworn vintage stock. 1960s.
VINTAGE GERRYS DOUBLE FEATHER BROOCH - Goldtone
Size: 59 x 22mm
Signed 'Gerrys'. Nice weight, excellent condition, unworn vintage stock. 1960s.
****VINTAGE COPPER-CLR RIBBON FILIGREE BROOCH
Size: 38 x 40mm
Ribbon motif with a black glass cab. Minor wear, but still in very good condition. 1960s.
****RETRO EAGLE GIANT SAFETY/SHAWL PIN
Size: 54 x 20mm
Giant safety pin in good condition. Minor aging on metal areas surrounding the motif. It shows a descending eagle motif with enameling. The pin will not prick; the thickness of the metal is about 2mm, for thick woolly materials.
VINTAGE DOUBLE RHINESTONE KILT PIN
Size: 51 x 11mm
Good condition, but with patina on the metal and aging on the pronged-set rhinestones. Rhinestone also has wear; it is probably glass or a high quality plastic.
****RETRO SILVERTONE SMALL WHALE PIN
Size: 18 x 13mm
Very good condition, a tiny silvertone whale. Pin-back.
****RETRO WOODEN FLYING DUCK PIN
Size: 31 x 25mm
Very good condition, just very minor wear on the beak's paint. Cute wooden small duck pin, tac clutch.
VINTAGE COUPLE FIGURAL CHAIN DOUBLE PINS
Size: 17 x 11mm, 16 x 11mm
Fine-good condition with aging. Goldtone has turned a little dark, some paintwork lost on the lady's skirt and man's pants. Their heads consist of a faux pearl.
VINTAGE AJC BLUE GLASS BEETLE INSECT PIN
Size: 26 x 25mm
Signed 'AJC'. Good condition, the faux pearl bead has worn off their coats revealing a white base. The blue glass cabochon has aging bottoms which is reflected from the fronts. Butterfly clutch. 1960s.
****RETRO GOLDTONE GOLF PIN
Size: 24 x 7mm
Very good condition, goldtone pin. Still shiny, though butterfly clutch has scuffs (not original to pin).
****VINTAGE DONALD DUCK ENAMEL PIN
Size: 17 x 25mm
Good condition, some light scratches on the enamel on front, back goldtone has some dulling. Rubber clutch.
BLUE DOVE WITH BLUE RHINESTONE SMALL PIN
Size: 15 x 19mm
Good condition, aging on the butterfly clutch, a few rub offs on the back edge. Front enamel has some scuffs.
****AVON MATTE GOLD ANGEL WITH SHAMROCK PIN
Size: 32 x 17mm
Signed '©Avon'. Excellent condition but the brass tac clutch has aged (could be unoriginal to the pin).
RETRO MATTE GOLD SHOOTING STAR PIN
Size: 7 x 30mm
Signed '©T&T' & 'FGM™'. Very good condition, some minor nicks on the ab rhinestone. Matte-goldtone surface.
VINTAGE GREEN BUDGIE PARAKEET PIN
Size: 26 x 22mm
Very good condition, there is just minor scuffs on the enameling on top.
VINTAGE US NAVY SUBMARINE DOLPHINS PIN
Size: 39 x 11mm
Marked V-21-N. Excellent condition, plating still shiny.
RETRO SAND DOLLAR MOTIF SMALL PIN
Size: 13 x 13mm
Very good condition.
RETRO AVON GREEN HEART ANGEL PIN
Size: 22 x 16mm
Signed 'AVon'. Unworn in original box (no sleeve though). Green heart glass on goldtone, this is supposed to represent the May birthstone (emerald). Butterfly clutch.
Size: 37 x 23mm
Lightly varnished wooden brooch in excellent condition. The wood could be olive wood. Pin-back.
BLACK RIBBON GOLDTONE PIN
Size: 25 x 15mm
Lightweight black pin in good condition. Back is pale goldtone and this one is marked 'made in china'. Black ribbon are mostly used for awareness in mourning, symphathy, rememberance etc.
VINTAGE AQUA & CLEAR RHINESTONE EXPANDABLE HAIR CLIP
Size: abt 55mm when closed
Good condition, aging on the rhinestones turning cloudy, mostly on the clear rhinestones. This is a hairclip which expands and contracts by means of riveted hinges. It does not seem used as the hinges are still tight. Open it with two hands, close it by pushing together the inner rhinestones. When closed it is domed. Probably 1950-60s. (*consignmt)
VINTAGE SILVERTONE CROSSHATCHED LEAVES SWEATER CLIPS
Size: 42 x 9.5mm clips. chain is about 135mm including jump ringsVery good condition, very slight golden tarnish, the photo shows as goldtone from the lighting. This is silvertone. The crocodile clips have a crosshatched texture with a leaf accent at the tips. 1950s.
Size: abt 7.75" length, 15mm circle
Very good condition, looks unworn. Whitetone bracelet with clear rhinestones. The clasp has some uneven plating and roughness.
Ball chain: 7.75" length, 9mm
Good condition, minor aging, some light wear.
Matte silvertone: abt 7.5", 6mm
Good condition, some scuffs
Twisted: abt 7.25", 5mm
Fine-good condition with some dulling on silvertone, probably 1970s.
Size: 6" stretchable, 10mm beads
Fine condition, this bracelet has quality glass pearls but it has scratches on the surface from bumping around. Nylon cord.
Clear & light brown: abt 6" unstretched, 13mm
Copper & brown: slightly over 6" unstretched, 10mm
Flat red & brown: 6.25", 12mm
All in good-very good condition, they are all stretch bracelets with plastic faceted beads.
Size: 6.5" unstretched, 42mm thick
Unworn stock with tag but with scratches on the front surface. The 2nd picture shows the extent of scratches on the bracelet. This is made of acrylic with a maroon-brown matte cabochon, it has some black mottling as texture. Originally retailed at US$9.99
Size: abt 7", 30 x 12mm (largest doll charm)
Marked '1990 M.I.' on a tag. Very good condition, gently worn, minor scuffs. One small nick on the back corner of the purse charm. Gold-plated bracelet with 3-D charms of all things Barbie. High quality. It shows the Barbie signature, her pet poodle, a hand-mirror, cats eye shades, the 1950s doll, a high heeled shoe, a purse and a Barbie hanger.
CONCENTRIC RHINESTONES CLEAR JEWEL CREAM ENAMEL BANGLE
Size: 6.75" inches, 13 - 36mm thickness
Unworn stock, slight scuffs on the surface rim otherwise excellent condition. Cream coloured enamel on goldtone clamper bangle, there is a large clear faceted cabochon set in a concentric border of rhinestones. Mirror backed so it reflects well. Has a nice quality and weight.
RETRO OLIVINE & YELLOW RHINESTONE COPPERTONE BRACELET
Size: slightly under 8" length, 12mm width
Fine - good condition, however the pale gold-plating has almost all worn off to reveal a coppery base - it is not full copper but probably plated over steel. The bracelet is still very sturdy and looks good for a shabby chic, with large rhinestones (has scuffs on the edges) in olivine and yellow. Lobster clasp. 1970s-80s.
VINTAGE PURPLE HEART RADIATING RECT. LINKS BRACELET
Size: about 7.25" length, 16mm rectangles width
Good condition with aging, there is some dulling on the metal. Antiqued-goldtone with purple plastic cabochons, scrolling hearts and radiating rectangular pieces. In the center of the hearts are dark pink balls, these are replaced. Probably 1950s-60s.
VINTAGE LISNER PALE GOLDTONE SQUARE-FLORAL LINKS BRACELET
Size: 6.75" length, 21mm width
Signed 'LISNER©'. Good condition with aging on the back, the smooth plating has discoloured on some areas (see photo 3), front is mostly ok, scuffs on the hinges and plating has worn off on the hinged areas which is normal. The plating is a pale yellow goldtone, with textured flowers and polished leaves. Foldover clasp. 1950s-60s.
Size: abt 7.25" length, 11mm width
Signed '©SARAH COV'. Good condition with normal wear mostly on the bottom, safety chain intact. The rainbow cabochons are made of glass and so cute! Entitled 'Harmony' from 1968.
****VINTAGE SOLID COPPER CHAIN BRACELET
Length: 21cm (8.25") x 11mm width
A chunky double curb bracelet suitable for men or ladies with an easy-to-wear clasp. Copper aged very beautifully; but it had verdigris on some areas (green oxidation) which I have removed. It weighs heavy because of the thickness. There are some parts which have very dark patina compared to the brown.
VINTAGE LISNER GOLDTONE OPENWORK LINK BRACELET
Size: 7.25" length, 17mm width
Signed 'LISNER ©'. Fine-good condition, some wear & scratches on the plating, this occurs on the top edges and the underside revealing a silvertone. The safety chain is missing but this is wearable as is. Fold-over clasp. 1960s.
Size: 7" length, 18mm width
Average condition, most of the problem lies with the plating wear on the bottom of the bracelet. There is some plating chips on the top edges (revealing a grey base) and clasps (revealing a brass base), hardware still works fine. The brown plastic lucite pieces have some scratches and scuffs, glue has aged. Wearable condition, looks alright when worn. 1950s.
****VINTAGE GOLDTONE FILIGREE RHOMBUS LINKED BRACELET
Size: 7.5" length, 10mm
Fine-good condition with wear on the goldtone on the underside and the areas where they are linked, minor aging. The bracelet is a pale goldtone colour. Foldover clasp. Probably 1970s.
****ITALY STERLING SILVER FLAT SLINKY BRACELET
Size: 8", 3.5mm
Marked '925 ITALY' and '119'(?). This bracelet is very flat and very slinky, it does have a tendency to kink since the 'weave' is very finely worked to make it this shiny so please place this flat when in storage. Good condition, some slight wear & aging, also there are a few weaves that are slightly misaligned (since silver is a very soft metal). These aren't obvious when worn. Lobster clasp. 1980s to maybe more recent?
****VINTAGE HEXAGONAL SILVERTONE BANGLE
Size: abt 8.5" inner circumference, 4.5mm height, 3.5mm inner to outer width
Fine-good condition with scuffs on the surface; the scratches are mostly on the top and bottom (not the side with rhinestones) rendering some 'blurry' spots (see third photo). All clear rhinestones are intact. This weighs quite a bit, it is not magnetic so it could be plated brass. Modernist looking. Possibly 1950s-60s.
****VINTAGE THERMOPLASTIC WHITE RECTANGULAR BRACELET
Size: abt 7", 17mm
Very good condition. Thermoplastic white rectangles on a silvertone base. It has good plating and not been worn very much at all! Foldover-clasp. 1950s.
VINTAGE CORO GOLDTONE MULTICHAIN FAUX PEARL NECKLACE
Size: 13.5" - 16" shortest strand, 13mm faux pearl bead
Signed 'Coro'. Fine condition, due to wear and dulling on the goldtone chains, and end clasps connectors. Necklace is still wearable as is if you like the old look, or if you wish to do some work, the chains can be replaced. The thicker chains are goldtone aluminum and you can see they are in excellent condition and maintain their colour and shine. Large faux pearls are cream coloured and made of plastic. J-hook clasp. 1950s.
VINTAGE CROWN TRIFARI ORIENTAL TASSEL PENDANT NECKLACE
Size: 17.5" - 21" length, 100 x 40mm pendant
Signed 'TRIFARI©' with the crown symbol on the pendant and another Trifari signature on the clasp. It is in excellent condition like never worn, normal aging on the thin curb chain. Beautiful finishings on the pendant with a matte chrome-style colour, rhodium-plated tassels, it has an oriental style popular in the 1960s. The back of the pendant is textured. This is a very hot collectible and you will love it when you see it as my photos does not do it justice!
VINTAGE 7mm TEXTURED SILVERTONE HERRINGBONE CHAIN NECKLACE
Size: 24" length, 7mm width
Very good condition, slight aging. The brass jumpring at the end has patina. Thick herringbone chain in textured and polished silvertone. It has nice weight. 1970s.
VINTAGE SATIN FAUX PEARL AB-CRYSTAL 2-STRAND NECKLACE
Size: 14.5" length, 10 - 15mm width
Good - very good condition, some scuffs on the beads but not noticeable when worn. The faux pearls are a mix of satin luster off-white and a shade darker off-white. There are ab-crystal faceted beads at intervals, and white glass seed beads as spacers. This necklace appears to have been repaired by the previous owner as the cords are nylon. Filigree box clasp. 1950s-60s.
RETRO RHOMBUS FAUX PEARL BLACK ENAMEL PENDANT NECKLACE
Size: 22" chain, 32 x 38mm pendant
Good condition, some scratches on the faux pearl, not obvious when worn. The pendant does not have a bail but 2 hooks which you can hook on the ends of a chain instead of a clasp. It will work with a clasped necklace too if you want to just dangle it freely. It has black enameling and clear rhinestone accents, and has a good weight with its gold-plated base. Goldtone aluminum chain is not original to the pendant, this pendant will also look good with black cord necklaces.
RETRO VICTORIAN-STYLE SMALL FAUX PEARL PENDANT NECKLACE
Size: 17.25" chain, 23 x 14mm pendant including jump ring
Excellent condition, chain has a tiny bit of wear on the clasp, it is not original to the pendant. The pendant is a little classic faux pearl frame in victorian-style. It has a clear rhinestone set in the center.
****RETRO PEWTER SEAGULL PENDANT NECKLACE
Size: 18" chain, 27 x 10mm pendant
Very good condition, small pewter bird pendant has minor aging. It is dangling from a shiny silvertone chain.
****VINTAGE CARNELIAN AGATE HEART LOCKET NECKLACE
Size: 16" chain, 24 x 14mm pendant
Fine condition on the pendant locket, it is little heart locket that opens to store 2 photos, and has wear on the gold-plating especially on the back, revealing a silvertone, and aging. The front has an agate gemstone set in the center.
****VINTAGE WHITE ENAMEL METAL ARTICULATED FILIGREE NECKLACE
Size: 20.5" length, 43 x 111mm pendant
Good-very good condition, some chipping on the enamel metal chain revealing a copper base, mostly towards the clasp. This is expected from wear. The pendant does not have major chips, there is one grey scuff on one of the filigree ovals and a few enamel cracks on the back from age, this is normal and minor. It is an articulated style in three parts. Spring ring clasp. 1960s.
RETRO METALLIC GREEN PLASTIC BEADED NECKLACE
Size: 19.25" length, 6 - 14mm beads
Very good condition, some wear on the clasp. The beads are made of lightweight plastic with a metallic green coat.
VINTAGE FLORENZA GIANT FILIGREE MOTIF NECKLACE (altered)
Size: 24.5" length, 75 x 95mm bottom pendant
Signed 'FLORENZA©'. This is an altered piece, overall good condition with aging, note of wear on the gold-plating on the edges and polished surface. It is a deep gold colour, with some darkening on areas. The clasp and dangles are replacements not original to the necklace. The dangling charms on the main large focal filigree is newer and belongs to Monet. This is a giant openwork style, 1960s-70s.
VINTAGE RICHELIEU BRASS & PEARLY TORSADE NECKLACE
Size: about 24.5" length, 8mm thick
Signed 'RICHELIEU©'. Good condition with aging, the rope chain looks like brass with a nice patina, the clasp is the base metal and is strangely not plated. It has some spotting and uneven patina on the ends. This is a stiff necklace, but nicely twisted with a row of small faux pearls. Foldover clasp. 1950s-60s.
RETRO NAPIER FAUX PEARL CONNECTOR SKINNY CHAIN NECKLACE
Size: 24.5" length, 6mm faux pearl bead
Signed 'Napier' in script on the clasp.
Good - very good condition, aging on the fine skinny chain, it is now a dark silvertone colour. It is connected by white faux pearls. Lobster clasp has slight aging. This is a lightweight simple necklace for anytime. 1980s.
VINTAGE W.GERMANY BLUE PLASTIC TORSADE CHOKER
Size: 13.5" - 15.5" adjustable length, 14 - 22mm thick
Marked 'W.GERMANY' on the J-hook. Excellent condition. Lightweight choker torsade style (inter-twisting strands), made of acrylic beads. The hook is made of plated plastic as well. 1950s-60s.
VINTAGE AVON ARIES RAM PENDANT NECKLACE
Signed '©AVon' on the chain and pendant. Excellent condition, the pretty pendant shows a ram, probably representing Aries, with 6 clear rhinestone accents. 1970s-80s.
****VINTAGE CHILLI RED RIBBED THERMOSET CHOKER NECKLACE
Size: max length 18", centerpiece is about 8.75" length, 20mm height
Excellent condition, plating intact and rhodium-plated, there is just a bit of wear on the outermost links' (last connector that links to the chain) underside where a brass base is revealed. The hook and bead on the extender does have a bit of aging and has a slight yellow tint. The front consists of chilli red ribbed almond-shaped plastic and red enameling paint on the the edges, the paint has chipped off a bit on a few of them but is extremely minor. Very striking piece, 1950s.
VINTAGE LISNER PALE GOLDTONE TEXTURED PLUME CHOKER NECKLACE
Size: 15.25" max length adjustable, 15mm height
Signed '©LISNER'. Fine condition, has some plating chips on the undersides, this is more severe on the ending links closer to the clasp (polished goldtone), it reveals a dark grey metal base. The fronts are in better condition with normal wear, a few dark areas on the textured parts but because of the slight dimension it is not as obvious. Plating is a very pale goldtone. J-hook clasp. 1950s-60s.
VINTAGE CORO RHOMBUS WITH SPOKES CHOKER NECKLACE
Size: 14" - 16.25" length adjustable, 15mm height
Signed 'Coro' with Pegasus symbol and their signature teardrop hangtag. Fine condition, wear on the polished fronts and back hinges, revealing a dark grey base. Some parts are dulled (see 4th photo). Still elegant and wearable. Yellow goldtone plating. 1950s-60s.
Size: about 18" chain, 28 x 17mm pendant
Fine condition with lots of wear on the gold-plating on the pendant, has some aging. The chain has slight wear towards the neck area. Cameo is made of resin. Pendant is attached on the front within the spring ring clasp. 1970s.
VINTAGE INVERSE-CARVED LUCITE YELLOW-ORANGE FLOWER NECKLACE
Size: 18.25" chain, 37 x 20mm pendant including ring
Very good condition, minor scuffs on the surface, minor aging. There are 2 deep scratches on the back, though I think this was from manufacturing. A yellow-orange fiery flower floats within. Probably 1960s.
RETRO 1981 AVON STERLING SILVER BABY RING NECKLACE
Size: 17.5" chain, 12mm ring
SIgned '©AVon STERLING' on the ring and '©AVon' on the chain. Very good condition, comes with an Avon box (but not sure if this is original). The ring has little details on the surface. Avon originally priced this at US$24.99 in 1981.
Size: 14.5-16.5" length, 5 - 18mm beads
Marked 'JAPAN'. Restrung on new cords & vermeil sterling knot caps for security, the old ones had corroded. The beads have some wear on their coats, especially on the matte golden ones (they all have dulling on some sides for some reason) and the faux pearls on the extender and clasp. The glass ones are alright, there are so many different kinds of beads including: striped brown nugget glass, confetti lucite, faceted glass, orange twisted glass, red-brown rounds. The necklace does weigh on the heavy side due to all the beads, it consists of 3 strands, the middle strand is made of 2 bead strands intertwisted with 2 aluminum chains. J-hook clasp. 1950s-60s.
****VINTAGE 4mm FAUX PEARL BEADED BOX CHAIN NECKLACE
Size: 24.25" length, 4mm beads
Marked 'KOREA' on the clasp. Fine condition, mostly on the goldtone chain which has some wear and dulling, definitely still wearable though. The little faux pearls are made of plastic. Spring ring clasp. 1970s.
****VINTAGE MONET SILVERTONE RECTANGLE LINKS NECKLACE
Size: 14.75 - 16.5" length adjustable, 8mm width
Signed 'Monet' on a tag. Excellent condition like never worn. Probably rhodium plated, everything is nice and shiny, rectangular links with a diagonal striped pattern. Probably 1960s-70s.
****VINTAGE MARBLED TROPICAL DOUBLE-STRAND NECKLACE (altered)
Size: 16.75" - 18.5" adjustable, 8 - 19mm beads
Repaired altered piece, the clasps and extender is not original to the necklace but also vintage. The main necklace includes marbled faceted acrylic beads in a mix of tropical colours, graduating size, rather chunky. It has some wear to the edges of the beads and normal aging, they are restrung on new cords for security. The extender is slightly pearlscent but matches. J-hook clasp. 1950s-60s.
****VINTAGE CROWN TRIFARI LARGE CREAM HEART NECKLACE
Size: 34" chain, 63 x 53mm pendant
Signed 'TRIFARI©' with the crown symbol above the 'T' on the bail. Good condition, the chain is not original to the pendant but is also from Trifari, with their tag. It has aging on it (some dulling) and wear on the gold-plating revealing a silvertone, this wear occurs on the linked areas. The large pendant has some scuffs on it, a few darkened streaks from bumping around but I would consider this normal. The golden panel has some dings on the surface and wear on the plating at the bail's back. The heart is quite large, it also weighs heavy, the cream portion is made of a quality plastic. 1960s.
Size: 30.5" length, 8mm width
Excellent condition, nice chunky chain in antiqued-silvertone. Foldover clasp. 1970s.
****RETRO SILVERTONE FOLDED WAVE NECKLACE
Size: about 16.25" length, 74 x 23mm centerpiece
Very good - excellent condition, there is just one small nick on the plating at the leftmost side of the centerpiece, revealing a dull greytone. The back has very minor aging. The chain is in excellent condition. 1970-80s.
****VINTAGE ELIZABETHAN COUPLE BROOCH NECKLACE
Size: 24" chain, 53 x 46mm pendant
Good condition on the brooch pendant, some aging starting to occur on the pinback with bubbling under the plating. The cabochon has a small bubble on the glaze in front, other than that normal minor scuffs. The image appears to be applied on aluminum, it has scuffs on the back. The chain is in fine condition, it has wear on the plating and reveals some of the base metal, it is a darker goldtone than the pendant's plating. 1970s.
****VINTAGE OPALITE GLASS TEARDROP PENDANT NECKLACE
Size: 23.5" chain, 40 x 22mm pendant including ring
Good condition, there are 2 tiny scratches on the surface of the pendant, wear on the gold-plating of the settings revealing a silvertone. I think the opal-coloured pendant is made of glass, it is milky on the top and translucent towards the right side, faceted back. Chain is not original to the pendant. 1960s-70s.
****VINTAGE CUT-OUT COIN CONCH SHELL PENDANT NECKLACE
Size: 15.75" chain, 28 x 33mm pendant including ring
Good condition with some aging and wear, the jump ring has darkened. Two-tone conch shell design, this is cut out from an actual coin (Bahamas) and very nicely detailed and workmanship, a tedious and time consuming process as each is handcut. The chain is not original to the pendant, it is silvertone and has slight tarnishing. (*consignmt)
****VINTAGE NATIVE AMERICAN STYLE SQUASH BLOSSOM NECKLACE
Size: 25.5" length, 64 x 56mm pendant
Very good condition, normal aging, the glue has aged on the back of that single round dangling charm. There is slight aging on the back of the main pendant showing up as a dull area on the shiny silvertone. Slight yellowing on the grooves of the scalloped shape settings. 1960s-70s.
****VINTAGE GOLDTONE CHAINMAIL-RING STYLE NECKLACE
Size: abt 30.5" length, 8mm thick
Good condition with minor aging, some wear on the plating revealing a slight silvertone. Plain goldtone chain with multiple ring links. Foldover clasp. 1970s.
Size: 17.5" chain links, 35 x 20mm pendant
Fine-good condition, the pendant has some wear on the paintwork, it is made of metal. There is minor aging on the rod link connectors. The photos show the front and back of the pendant, it is 3-D, the chips are mostly on the edges on the topmost areas where it is painted a slight glossy red colour, this can be touched up if you wish to with nail enamel even. The spring ring clasp is brass coloured. 1960s-70s.
Size: 27" chain, 95 x 16mm tassel
Very good condition, minor aging. The colour is a little bronzey. Chains are 9mm & 4mm ending with a spring ring clasp. The tassel is a generous size with many chains dangling and a thick filigree bead. Necklace weighs heavy. 1960s.
Size: 19" length, shell chips about 20-40mm
Very good condition, rebeaded on new cotton threads. Minor aging; double strand necklace consisting of small wooden beads and dyed shell chip beads.
****VINTAGE PALE BLUE SEMICIRCLE THERMOSET LUCITE NECKLACE
Size: abt 12.5 - 15.5" adjustable length, 18mm
Very good condition, minor scuffs, gently used piece. Very minor signs of wear on the back, most without any issues just the first link has dull spots. Chipping on the plating on the hook clasp. Pale blue semi-circles shimmer lucite pieces on silvertone base. 1950s.
****VINTAGE ARTISAN COPPER PENDANT BLACK CORD NECKLACE
Size: abt 23" length, 45 x 53mm pendant
Very good condition, gently used. It shows a copper plate with abstract enamel designs on the front, it has the words 'Chile' signed on the side. The back is plain, the copper is sealed and so has a nice burnished tone. It has a modernist feel and may be from the 1950s-60s.
****VINTAGE ROSE INTAGLIO GLASS PENDANT NECKLACE
Size: 21" chain, 34 x 53mm entire pendant
Chain is marked 'SN' in a rhombus shape (no idea which maker). Good- very good condition, glass has no chips. Minor aging on the goldtone chain. This is a beautiful inverse etched faceted clear glass pendant with a goldtone hoop. 1970s.
VINTAGE 4mm BEIGE FAUX PEARL NECKLACE
Size: abt 24.5" length, 4mm beads
Good condition, aging on the knot covers and darkening of the clasp. The pearls are beige colour, and has a lovely iridescence like real pearls, though this is probably high quality glass.
Size: 30.5" chain, 155 x 13mm
Good-very good condition with minor aging. Double chain with silvertone beads, and a tassel made of 5 chains in varying lengths. Foldover clasp. 1970s.
RETRO CREAM BONE PINK SHELL GRADUATING NECKLACE
Size: 16" length, 6 - 21mm beads
Excellent condition, pink shell beads in disc shape and cream bone round beads. Spring ring clasp.
Size: 16.5", 7mm cord, 33mm pendant
Good condition, there are some scuffs on the goldtone pendant. Thick red cord with black and goldtone aluminum rings, they do have scuffs on them too. The closures have minor wear on the goldtone. Screw barrel clasp.
****VINTAGE DENIM & RED BEADED CORD NECKLACE
Size: end to end about 30" length, 11 - 19mm beads
Good condition, minor wear on the cord and denim fabric. The red beads are made of plastic.
RETRO RED AGATE NUGGET NECKLACE
Size: 18" chain, 24 x 15mm pendant excluding ring
Very good condition. Appears to be carnelian/agate gemstone. Probably 1970s.
VINTAGE FAUX PEARL GRADUATING WOVEN CHAIN NECKLACE
Size: 18" length, 8-12mm width
Good condition, some wear on the goldtone chain & clasp revealing a silvertone, some parts of the goldtone has darkened, mostly on the front. The front beads are larger than the ones on the back. Spring ring clasp. 1970s-80s.
Size: 13.25-14.5", 9.5mm beads
Marked 'JAPAN' on the clasp. Beads are in excellent condition, unworn vintage stock. There is aging on the silvertone findings and clasp though. The glass beads are all knotted in between. J-hook clasp. 1950s.
****VINTAGE PURPLE DISC BEADED CLUSTER NECKLACE
Size: abt 34" length, abt 20mm width
Fine - good condition with aging, mostly due to some wear to the beads. They are woven on a lilac coloured cords. I have also seen this worn as a headband. No clasp. 1960s-70s.
****RETRO PLASTIC CREAM ROUND & DISC BEADED NECKLACE
Size: 19.25" length, 9-17mm beads
Very good condition, some slight scuffs on the beads. They are entirely plastic. Very pale beige-cream colour. Spring ring clasp.
Size: abt 52" length, 12mm beads
Chain & silvertone connectors are in excellent condition, maybe rhodium-plated. The white beads are in fine-good condition with aging, some crackle lines and stains, not obvious when worn. The clasp has aging & wear. Long curb chain with filigree connectors and plastic beads.
Size: 36" length, 12mm
Excellent condition, made of hundreds of small shells. They are grey to brown with speckles. No clasp.
****RETRO LIGHT WOOD HEXAGON BEADED NECKLACE
Size: 19" length, 10 - 22mm beads
Very good condition with minor aging. Unpolished wood, the silvertone spacers are made of plastic. There is a slight perfume smell absorbed by the wood but it isn't repulsive. Lightweight necklace.
****VINTAGE RED-BLUE-WHITE PATRIOTIC FACETED BEADED NECKLACE
Size: 53.5" length, 10mm beads
Good - very good condition, long necklace made of faceted plastic beads with minor wear. Spring ring clasp.
****RETRO FAUX PEARL BOX CLASP DOUBLE STRAND NECKLACE
Size: 19.25" shorter strand, 9mm beads
Good - very good condition with aging on the clasp. The faux plastic pearls show minor scuffs, there is one bead with a pink speck on its coat (probably a manufacturing defect) but this is not particularly noticeable. Box clasp.
****VINTAGE GENUINE OPAL-MIX GEMSTONES NAVETTE NECKLACE
Size: 16" chain, 24 x 13mm pendant including bail
Chain is new and added by me. The pendant is in excellent condition, it consists of navette gemstones, all prong-set. Genuine opal, jade, coral and black onyx with rhinestone accents in 14kt gold-plate. Nice quality. Chain is 14kt gold-plated with normal goldtone spring ring clasp.
****VINTAGE 2-STRAND MULTISTRAND FILIGREE SILVERTONE NECKLACE
Size: 21.5" shorter strand, 10mm bead
Good condition with aging to the silvertone. Filigree beads connected to 2 strands of multiple chains, foldover clasp. 1960s-70s.
****RETRO PEACH PINK WOOD CHUNKY GRADUATING BEADED NECKLACE
Size: 20" length, 8 - 23mm beads
Excellent condition, minor aging. Dyed wooden lightweight beads in a dusty peach-pink from the 1980s. There are also faux pearl beads in between the wooden beads. Closes with a spring ring clasp. There is a faint perfume scent absorbed by the wood but this is thankfully, not repulsive. It smells like fragrant sachet rather than stale perfume left by being worn. Note the actual colour has a beige base rather than baby pink as shown in photos.
****VINTAGE TRIPLE THIN CHAIN WITH BEADS NECKLACE
(plus bracelet - not shown)
Size: abt 14.75", 2.5mm beads, 1mm chain
Signed with a 'T' tag (no crown over the T) - Trifari? not too sure. This is in excellent condition, made of 3 strands of very skinny chains with matching ball beads. Spring ring clasp. 1970s. Edit: this comes with a matching 7" bracelet that is made up of one chain only. It also comes with a 'T' tag.
****RETRO NAPIER GOLDTONE METAL BEADED NECKLACE
Size: 16" length, 6mm beads
Signed 'Napier'. Very good condition with some aging, mostly at the bead holes. Goldtone round beads on a thin metal chain so this will never sag, 1970s-80s.
****VINTAGE CRYSTAL SQUARE & RECTANGULAR CONNECTOR NECKLACE
Size: 53", 10mm square connectors
Excellent condition, chain is 3mm width. Long chain with channel set crystal connectors, wind it 2-3 times around your neck. Plating still shiny, closes with spring ring clasp. 1970s-80s.
****RETRO CERAMIC CORRUGATED BEADED NECKLACE
Size: 26.75", 12mm larger beads
Good condition, discolouration on the clasp (to a coppery colour which is just as well) and a bit of aging on the beads. Ceramic corrugated beads in various tones. The back of the necklace is smaller than the front for less bulkiness. Screw barrel clasp. Probably 1970s/80s.
****VINTAGE EGYPTIAN SEA THEME BAUBLES NECKLACE
Size: 19.5" length, 28mm length of pendant, 12mm largest pearl bead
Good condition, wear on the coats of the plastic faux pearls. Discoloration on the glue. Glass iridescent marbles on a spiny goldtone bead caps, faux plastic pearls and beads in gold and blue. Closes with a screw barrel clasp. Gold and blue reminds me of Egyptian jewellery so I named it as thus! About 1960s.
****RETRO RED FLORAL PORCELAIN BEADS ON CORD NECKLACE
Size: 22.5", 13 x 25mm beads
Good condition with minor aging. Glazed ceramic beads with decals of purple florals that extends to each side of the whole bead. A bit of the glaze has chipped off the edges (near the holes) but is a minor defect. There are brass spacers in between the beads to space them out. It comes on a vermillion coloured cord that is knotted at the end and looks very bohemian! Probably 1970s.
****RETRO BUTTERFLY CHARM HOLDER NECKLACE
Size: 17.5" chain, 43 x 27mm pendant
Very good condition. Goldtone butterfly charm holder with a 1mm goldtone chain. 1970s/80s.
****RETRO 5-ROW LINKED GOLDTONE NECKLACE A
Size: 18.25", 16mm width
In good- very good condition, some aging on the back with dulling but plating still shiny on the front. Fold-over clasp.
Size: 52", 9mm
Good - very good condition. Minor wear on glass faux pearls, each is knotted between the bead. This is a beautiful strand of quality glass pearls. Clasp is a slide clasp decorated with a matching faux pearl. 1950s-60s.
****RETRO BOHO CASACADING SHELL DISCS NECKLACE
Length: abt 15" shortest strand - 24" longest strand
Love this piece, brown threaded shells, one side is iridescent the other is the raw shell texture. 5 strands and fastened with a matching shell over a woven hoop. Very eye-catching design.
RETRO GIANT SHELL BEADED NECKLACE
Size: 23.5" length, round beads 10mm
Size of pendant: 7.6 x 15cm
Bold necklace with a giant shell, coconut beads, wooden beads and lovely mosaic shell beads. In very good condition, very minor wear just on the gold beads that suspend the shell. The shell flashes a rainbow of colours.
RETRO CLEAR BEADED FLORAL FILIGREE NECKLACE
Size: 40" length, 16mm width
In very good condition, just normal wear and light aging. Beads are transparent plastic wwith some metal filigree connectors and antiqued-goldtone rope beads. One of the connectors is missing a joining for a filigree design (probably a manufacturing defect) but is not noticeable when worn.
****VINTAGE WHITE MULTI STRAND TASSEL NECKLACE
Size: 24" length necklace, largest bead size: 9.5mm
Tassel length: dangles 9cm
Old world dressy necklace with plastic and glass white beads on multistrands of chains. The plastic beads do show signs of yellowing as compared with the white glass beads (which are a bright white). Slight wear off the plating but overall in good condition. 1960s.
VINTAGE FAUX PEARL 3-TONE DOUBLE-STRAND CHOKER
Size: 15" - 16" adjustable, 13mm largest bead, 26mm width
Very fine - good condition, aging and wear on the clasp. One strand has been restrung. Faux pearls have scuffs on the coat, slight yellowish tint occurring. The strand has 3 tones of faux pearls, off-white, ivory and silvery with a satin sheen in a graduating pattern. 1950s-60s.
****VINTAGE GREEN-BLUE BEADED COLLAR NECKLACE
Size: 16 - 17.25" length, 42mm height
Marked 'Hong Kong' on the J-hook. Good condition. There are chips on the coats on a few of the plastic beads, revealing a translucent white base. Not obvious when worn. Apple green with powder-blue beads. 1960s.
VINTAGE ORANGE-RED BEADED COLLAR NECKLACE
Size: 16-17" adjustable length, 42mm height
Marked 'Hong Kong' on the J-hook. Good condition. There are chips on the coats on a few of the plastic beads, revealing a translucent white base. Not obvious when worn. Bright orange with scarlet beads. 1960s.