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1960 button earrings in red resin with floral decorations. Clip backs in
Composition: 70% Resin, 30% Metal
Retro Jewelry and Vintage Jewelry - 40s, 50s 60s, 70s, 80s, 90s and 00s!
vintage : a: a period of origin or manufacture <a piano of 1845 vintage> b: length of existence
retro : relating to, reviving, or being the styles and especially the fashions of the past : fashionably nostalgic or old-fashioned
Retro Jewelry: 1935-1950 Escapism and the return to romance and femininity in Retro Jewelry ... The enduring appeal of the charm bracelet, still coveted today, is a favorite Retro look. Fabulous and delicately detailed diamond engagement rings are set in illusion settings for added impact. These vintage engagement rings from the 1950's command significant prices at auction today. Retro jewelry is highly collectible; with standouts from the houses of Boucheron, Van Cleef, and Lacloche. And even the simplest pieces of fine jewelry with good design fetch far more today than when they were first introduced. Shamelessly lifted from www.ross-simons.com, a veritable authority on the topic!
14kt Two Tone Gold and Diamond Floral Design Screw Clip Earrings
- Really pretty and feminine flower earrings. A great example from the Retro period. Two round diamonds total .16 ctw. Graded I color and VS1 clarity. Screw clip closure. 1 1/8" in length and 3/4" at the widest width.
Exclusive, one-of-a-kind item.
Circa 1940 Retro-Style Diamond Ring With Wire Design In Platinum. Size 8 - An eye-popping piece of pure Retro Era bravura. Eighty one European-cut and round diamonds glaze the stunning dome of this ring with an aura of drama and glamour, while a belt of six straight baguettes adds a compelling note of dimensional sparkle. Diamonds total 3.75 ctw. and are graded I for color and SI1 for clarity. Set in radiant platinum and detailed with fine wire design on the shoulders. 3/8" long. Exclusive, one-of-a-kind item.
Filigree is a style of jewelry that has been around since the ancient Greeks (roughly 2000 BC.) A filigree piece of jewelry is made out of thin pieces of metal that are looped tightly and then soldered at the base, producing little metal loops.
Gold, silver and platinum are used to make fine filigree jewelry.
Filigree gained in popularity again during the art deco period of the 1920s, and jewelry of that period often display flowery motifs.
Diamond Retro Earrings a la 1950s. Real Glamour Girl stuff, these are! 14K gold invisible setting. The diamonds are princess cut SI2 clarity, H-I color and weigh 1.00 carat total weight. These earrings measure approximately 11/16 inch in length and 1/4 inch in width (at the widest point) and are available in 14K white gold or yellow gold.
1940s Style Yellow Sapphire & Diamond Retro Ring - Retro Chic! Yellow sapphires, white diamonds and white gold create a look reminiscent of 1940's glamour. The four princess cut sapphires weigh .50 carat total weight. The diamonds are round brilliant cut, SI2-I1 clarity, H-I color and weigh .20 carat total weight.
These are really pretty! They are very delicate looking gold flower earrings, with rubies at the center. I found them at Ross Simons, in their estate jewelry section. Here are the details: Circa 1940 Delicate Ruby Retro Flower Screw Back Earrings In 14kt Yellow Gold - Strong and powerful flower design earrings from the Retro period. These earrings are centered with a flower design of rubies totaling .6 ctw. along with screw backs for security. Set in 14kt yellow gold. Hanging length is 1.25". Exclusive, one-of-a-kind item.
1970s Vintage Jewelry
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1960 Drop Earrings in twisted shape made from orange beads.
Clip backs in silver-plated metal.
Composition: 70% Glass, 30% Metal Measurements: Length: 2.7 Inches Height: 1.2 Inches
|Circa 1950 Retro Synthetic Oval Cabochon Star Sapphire and Diamond Ring In 14kt White Gold. Size 6.5 - A smooth synthetic star sapphire accented with two white trapezoid diamonds totaling .2 ctw. Graded G-H color and VS2-SI1 clarity. Set in 14kt white gold. Size 6.5. Exclusive, one-of-a-kind item.||
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