Emerald & Gold Snake Chain Corocraft Necklace
15 1/4" x 1 1/8" (at the center)
c.1952 (based on design patent)
"Corocraft" (in script) and "DES. PAT. PEND."
Design patent D168,551 issued to Adolph Katz in 1952
This Corocraft necklace was designed by Adolph Katz for Coro’s high-end line. The glamorous 1950s gold-plated snake-chain has a feathery centerpiece embellished with emerald-glass baguettes. A large, faceted pear-shaped emerald-glass stone is the focal point. The chain closes with an emerald-topped folder-over clasp. Lovely detail in a well-made piece that’s perfect for those who wear warm colors! Just add simple gold earrings.