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Crystal & Sterling Art Deco-Style Necklace

Crystal & Sterling Art Deco-Style Necklace

USD$250.00

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Maker

Unsigned

Size

17 1/2" x 1/2"

Condition

Excellent

Date

Early-1950s

Marks

"STERLING"

This sterling silver crystal necklace is a 1950s revival of the Art Deco chicklet. These faceted crystal chicklets are set at an angle, 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. Chicklet-style earrings and a lovely bangle that coordinate beautifully with this necklace are available – scroll down to take a look. This beautiful necklace added sparkle on the runway during Toronto Fashion Week for Spring 2019.

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Coordinating Pieces

  • Crystal bangle bracelet by H. Payton (Payco)
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    Crystal Bangle Bracelet by H. Payton

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    Crystal Bangle Bracelet by H. Payton

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    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.

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    Crystal & Marcasite Dangling Czech Earrings

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    Crystal & Marcasite Dangling Czech Earrings

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    The pendant in these well-made earrings is a large, faceted open-back crystal in the shape of an elongated hexagon. It is set in an elaborately-detailed silver-tone frame embellished with a triangle-shaped crystal and marcasites. This pair of 1920s Art Deco earrings is really unusual and very versatile. The screw-backs can be modified for pierced ears. This pair looks lovely with many pieces in the boutique – scroll down to see a selection.

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    Crystal Chicklet Dangling 1920s Earrings

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    Crystal Chicklet Dangling 1920s Earrings

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    Three faceted square-cut crystal chicklets dangle in these charming 1920s Art Deco earrings. The all-original screw-backs (which can be modified for pierced ears) each have a diamond-shaped crystal chicklet at the earlobe. The mountings and findings may be sterling silver, but only the screw-backs are marked. Because the dangling chicklets are separated by rings, these earrings have lots of movement and light reflection. These earrings look great with many Art Deco pieces in my boutique – scroll down to see a selection.

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