Free Shipping to the United States & Canada

Please note that I am not acquiring additional inventory at this time. I do not provide appraisals or identification services, nor do I answer specific questions about your jewelry. I invite you to learn about vintage costume jewelry by visiting these pages.

For press inquiries or requests for a publication or speaking engagement, please use the Press & Speaking Inquiries form.

Crystal Chicklet Dangling 1920s Earrings

Crystal Chicklet Dangling 1920s Earrings

USD$245.00

Additional information

Maker

Unsigned

Size

1 1/2" x 1/4"

Condition

Excellent

Date

1920s

Marks

"STERLING" on screw-backs

Three faceted, square-cut crystal chicklets dangle in these charming 1920s earrings. A diamond-shaped chicklet is set at the earlobe. These all-original screw-back earrings can be modified for pierced ears. The mountings and findings may be sterling silver, but only the screw-backs are marked. Because the dangling crystals are separated by rings, these earrings have lots of movement and light reflection. These Art Deco jewels sparkled on the runway at Toronto Fashion Week for Spring 2019. Scroll down to see a selection of Art Deco pieces to complement these lovely earrings.

In stock

000

Coordinating Pieces

  • 1920s brooch with emerald & crystal stones set in sterling filigree
    USD$195.00
    Quickview

    Emerald, Crystal & Sterling Filigree 1920s Brooch by Ostby & Barton

    , ,
    USD$195.00
    Quickview

    Emerald, Crystal & Sterling Filigree 1920s Brooch by Ostby & Barton

    , ,
    This 1920s brooch has a large, faceted, cushion-cut emerald-glass stone in the center, with a pair of faceted, triangular emerald and crystal stones at each end. The settings are sterling silver mounted atop a filigree base. This classy and classic Art Deco piece is by Ostby & Barton, a company well-regarded today for their work in precious metals and precious/semi-precious stones. The high-level of their craftsmanship shows in this piece, which closes with a roll-over clasp. Scroll down to see a selection of emerald Art Deco bracelets and crystal Art Deco earrings to wear with this beautiful bar brooch.
    USD$195.00
  • USD$295.00
    Quickview

    Crystal & Chrome Chicklet-Style 1930s Necklace by Kollmar & Jourdan

    , ,
    USD$295.00
    Quickview

    Crystal & Chrome Chicklet-Style 1930s Necklace by Kollmar & Jourdan

    , ,
    This German Art Deco necklace features three faceted, square-cut crystal chicklets flanked on either side by decorative chrome elements. A scroll chain – a style I've seen on many German pieces from this era – completes the necklace and closes with a spring-ring clasp. This piece is the only one I have ever seen by Kollmar & Jourdan, a prominent and long-standing Pforzheim jewelry maker. This lovely necklace goes with every color! Scroll down to see some earrings and a bracelet that do, too.
    USD$295.00
  • USD$175.00
    Quickview

    Crystal Chicklet Necklace with 3 Drops

    , ,
    USD$175.00
    Quickview

    Crystal Chicklet Necklace with 3 Drops

    , ,
    Another lovely 1920s Art Deco classic is this necklace with faceted, crystal chicklets set in decorative silver-tone mounts. The three-part drop in the center is formed from links of crystal chicklets, which add to the sparkle and uniqueness of this piece. This necklace is probably silver plate. It closes with a spring-ring clasp. Scroll down to see several coordinating earrings, which also have crystal chicklets, and a bracelet.
    USD$175.00
  • USD$450.00
    Quickview

    Chrysoprase & Crystal Chicklet-Style German Necklace

    , ,
    USD$450.00
    Quickview

    Chrysoprase & Crystal Chicklet-Style German Necklace

    , ,
    Although unmarked, the design and quality of this early-1930s chrysoprase (glass?) and crystal chicklet-style necklace make me think it was made in Germany. The faceting of the crystals is superb, and the mountings of the stones are highly-decorated. The silver-tone metal may be sterling, although the stone frames are unmarked. This gorgeous piece from my personal collection closes with an older-style spring-ring clasp. Scroll down to see Art Deco earrings and bracelets to wear with this jewel.
    USD$450.00
  • Sold out
    USD$295.00
    Quickview

    Amethyst & Crystal Art Deco Necklace

    USD$295.00
    Quickview

    Amethyst & Crystal Art Deco Necklace

    Faceted, long amethyst glass stones are separated by trios of faceted crystals collet-set in decorative mounts in this classic 1920s Art Deco necklace. The stones are all open-back to allow for the maximum reflection of light. The settings for the three crystals closest to the spring-ring clasp have plain edges – they were added to lengthen the original 14.5 inch necklace. This necklace may be sterling, but it is unmarked (except for the clasp). This gorgeous piece was part of my personal collection. Scroll down to see a selection of Art Deco earrings and bracelets to wear with this lovely necklace.
    USD$295.00
  • USD$195.00
    Quickview

    Onyx & Crystal 1920s Bar Brooch

    , ,
    USD$195.00
    Quickview

    Onyx & Crystal 1920s Bar Brooch

    , ,
    Faceted, rectangular onyx-glass and crystal stones form the body of this Art Deco bar brooch. Each end has a faceted, onyx-glass triangle. The silver-tone metal setting has cut-outs, creating a checkered pattern with the stones. They are all open-back, and the workmanship is superb. The trombone clasp and unusual design make me think this brooch is European in origin. I also think the setting is sterling silver, but the mark is unreadable. Scroll down to see Art Deco earrings and bracelets that coordinate beautifully with this jewel. Black-and-white, so popular in the Twenties, never goes out of style!
    USD$195.00
  • Crystal bangle bracelet by H. Payton (Payco)
    USD$250.00
    Quickview

    Crystal Bangle Bracelet by H. Payton

    , ,
    USD$250.00
    Quickview

    Crystal Bangle Bracelet by H. Payton

    , ,
    This crystal bangle bracelet by H. Payton is a style that was all the rage in the 1920s. The company is best known by their PAYCO mark. Bracelets like this one were available in many colors of glass to imitate gemstones. With open-back faceted, square-cut stones to let light pass through, this piece goes with everything. It also looks great with other bangles and/or line bracelets of the era. Women typically wore multiple bracelets back then, and I confess that I’ve adopted that practice as part of my own personal style. This bracelet was made for a slim wrist, so please note the inside circumference (6 3/4″) and check your wrist size before purchasing this piece. A few of the stones have tiny chips, and there's a space between the stone next to the hinge and the metal (shown in the last photo). Scroll down to see other Art Deco crystal pieces to wear with this bracelet.
    USD$250.00
  • Sterling silver crystal necklace in Art Deco-style
    USD$295.00
    Quickview

    Crystal & Sterling Art Deco-Style Necklace

    , ,
    USD$295.00
    Quickview

    Crystal & Sterling Art Deco-Style Necklace

    , ,
    This sterling silver crystal necklace is a 1950s revival of the Art Deco chicklet. These faceted, square-cut crystals are set in angled frames, adding to the sparkle and uniqueness of this piece. This necklace closes with a concealed clasp; its style tells me this piece was produced in Japan in the early 1950s. After the war, Japan produced a lot of high-quality costume jewelry for export. This beautiful necklace sparkled on the runway at Toronto Fashion Week for Spring 2019. Scroll down to see the stunning long chicklet earrings the model wore with this piece as well as other complementary jewels.
    USD$295.00
  • Tiered necklace with alternating citrine & crystal links
    USD$475.00
    Quickview

    Citrine & Crystal 1920s Tiered Necklace

    , ,
    USD$475.00
    Quickview

    Citrine & Crystal 1920s Tiered Necklace

    , ,
    The design and construction of this tiered necklace, a variation on the 1920s chicklet-style, is first class. Golden yellow, square-cut glass stones alternate with oblong crystals to form the necklace and tiered centerpiece. Round dangling citrine-glass stones add the movement that was so essential in the Art Deco era. All of the stones are faceted and mounted in decorated, silver-tone metal. The construction makes me think this piece was made in Europe. This divine jewel, which I initially purchased for myself, closes with a spring-ring clasp. Scroll down to see a number of Art Deco earrings and bracelets to wear with this piece.
    USD$475.00
  • USD$225.00
    Quickview

    Citrine & Crystal Chicklet-Style Necklace

    , ,
    USD$225.00
    Quickview

    Citrine & Crystal Chicklet-Style Necklace

    , ,
    This variation of an Art Deco chicklet necklace is fashioned from deep-citrine-glass stones and crystals in the shape of parallelograms. The stones are set in unmarked silver-tone frames. Some of the crystals have tiny corner chips, but they are not visible when the necklace is worn. The combination of colors and the shape of the stones make this jewel unique and versatile. Scroll down to see Art Deco pieces that coordinate well with this shade of citrine and with crystal.
    USD$225.00