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Regrettably, we will no longer be carrying vintage Pearls. Please feel free to make an offer on existing pieces in our inventory.

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Newly Added Pearl Jewelry

Vintage Goldfilled Pearl Brooch
Item #12484

This vintage goldfilled pearl brooch dates from the 1950s or 1960s and features a graceful design of circles accented with creamy pearls. Measures 1-3/8"at widest point. Marked 1/20 12 K.G.F with manufacturer mark of H in a triangle. In very good condition. A lovely vintage goldfilled pearl brooch to accent your wardrobe.

$12.00

Vintage Pearl & Rhinestone Necklace-Double Strand & Long
Item #12212

Here is a vintage two strand long pearl necklace with an elegant crystal rhinestone and pearl clasp. Large creamy glass pearls. Unmarked but unusually well made and constructed; most likely a designer necklace (many times only one piece from a set might have been marked with company name). Shortest necklace strand measures 28-1/2" with a push in clasp closure, pearl size 6.5mm. This necklace is in unusually good condition, with little to no wear noted. A friendly reminder this vintage necklace has been previously owned and worn.

$34.00

Vintage Pearl & Rhinestone Necklace-Gorgeous!
Item #12194

Here is a vintage necklace with an elegantly understated crystal rhinestone and pearl design. Features small Chaton cut crystal rhinestones accented with creamy simulated pearls. Unmarked but unusually well made and constructed; most likely a designer necklace (many times only one piece from a set might have been marked with company name). Necklace measures 17" with J clasp closure; can be worn at wearer's preference. We have necklace extenders available if desired. This necklace is in unusually good condition, with little to no wear noted; it must have been carefully stored away for many years. A friendly reminder this vintage necklace has been previously owned and worn.

$22.00

Vintage 1950s Dangly Pearl Earrings
Item #11963

Vintage 1950s dangly pearl earrings. Features round and square creamy pearls, all prong set in a goldtone setting. Measures 1-1/2" long and 7/8" at widest point. In very good condition, unmarked.

$8.00

Vintage Pearl Necklace with 14K Clasp
Item #11662

This vintage pearl necklace is classic and chic. Each pearl is hand knotted and the clasp is stamped 14 K. This lovely pearl necklace has a total of 65 pearls and is 18" in length. Pearls measures 6mm (not freshwater pearls). Clasp marked 14K. The pearls have a creamy color. Classic pearls that go everywhere...and will last generations!

$95.00

Vintage 1950s Pearl Brooch
Item #11659

These vintage pearl brooch dates from the 1950s or 1960s and features a graceful design of a filigree leave and one large creamy pearl. Measures 2-1/2" x 1-1/4"at widest point. Unmarked. In very good condition, no noticeable wear to the pearl or goldtone finish.

$18.00

Vintage Pearl Solitaire Goldfilled Necklace-Marked Kiddie Kraft
Item #11580

Another beautfiul vintage pearl necklace. Features a pearl solitaire on a goldfilled necklace chain. Marked Kiddie Kraft and 1/20 12 K-GF on clasp. Kiddie Kraft is known as "the finest name in children's jewelry" began creating jewelry in 1897; and still operates today as Marathon. This appears to be an older necklace due to the Kiddie Kraft mark and clasp style. Necklace chain measures 15" in length. Pearl Solitaire measures 1/2" in length. Very good condition. Perfect for your daughter or niece!

$18.00
Contemporary Pearl Jewelry (including freshwater pearl, Mother of Pearl, and more)

Capricho Perlas de Mallorca-Gorgeous 7mm Grey Pearl Necklace Set
Item #14040

Here is a lovely contemporary grey pearl set from Spain. Single pearl strand measures a generous 18" in length; features 7mm pearls and includes matching 8" bracelet and pierced earrings. Rhodium plated clasp. Set made in Mallorca, Spain. A classic look for any wardrobe, you will reach for them again and again.

$18.00

Contemporary Exquisite Pearl & Rhinestone Earrings
Item #11277

Here is a very pretty contemporary pearl & crystal rhinestone earrings. Perfect for your wedding or prom. Features bronze and creamy faux pearls accented with sparkling Aurora Borealis Chaton cut rhinestones and sparkling rondelles, beaded into a silvertone setting. Pierced earrings. Measures 2" in length, 3/4" at widest point. In very good condition. Unmarked.
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Item #11277 $26.00

Contemporary Freshwater Pearl & 14KT Bracelet
Item #11249

Here is an elegant contemporary freshwater pearl three strand bracelet, accented with 14KT round balls, with a 14KT gold push-in clasp. Freshwater pearls range in size from 3mm to 5mm, 14KT round balls are 3mm. Push-in clasp round ball is 6mm. Bracelet measures 8" in total length. Push-in clasp is marked 14KT, also tests for 14KT. In very good to excellent condition.
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Item #11249 $55.00

G2 Silver-St. Michael's Pearl Bracelet-Charleston Gate Jewelry
Item #11208

You will love this bracelet. Inspired by church gates of historic Charleston, S.C. This bracelet is created from the gate design of St. Michael's Episcopal Church built in 1756. The church gates, signed J.A.W. Lusti, circa 1848. This beautiful bracelet features three intricate Sterling St. Michael's charms (each 3/4") on two strands of 7" freshwater pearls. Each charm is marked Sterling. Exquisite. Retails at $226.00. This bracelet is n excellent condition, unused & unworn. Earrings and necklaces to match are available at G2 Silver's website.
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Item #11208 $155.00
Vintage Charel

Vintage Charel Pearl Earrings with Leaf Motif
Item #11353

Very pretty vintage Charel pearl earrings accented with textured leaves. Clip earrings measure 1" x 3/4". Marked Charel without copyright symbol. In good condition. You will enjoy wearing these lovely vintage pearl earrings.

Item #11353 $16.00
Vintage Judith McCann Pearls

Vintage Judith McCann Creamy Pearl Necklace
Item #10130

Vintage Judith McCann creamy pearl necklace. Popular during the 1960s, Judith McCann created the wonderful clasps on these pearls to be part of the overall presentation design and allows a person to wear the pearls in several ways. Clasps can be worn in front, back, and other creative ways. This is a long strand of creamy round pearls (measuring 8mm to 10mm) accented with larger Baroque pearls, measuring 21" with dazzling crystal rhinestones accenting each silvertone clasp. Signed Judith McCann Designs. In very good condition with minimal wear noted. You will love these fabulous baroque pearls!
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Item #10130 $38.00

Elegant Judith McCann Crystal, Rhinestone & Baroque Pearl Necklace
Item #9866

Another elegant vintage Judith McCann crystal & baroque pearl necklace with glitzy rhinestone clasps that are Judith McCann's own design. The topaz colored rhinestone decorated clasps on these pearls are part of the overall presentation design and allows a person to wear the pearls in several ways. The clasps on this necklace are glitzy; created with a large topaz rhinestone surrounded with smaller sparkling crystal rhinestones. Clasps can be worn in front, side, or back depending on wearer's preference. Large oval bronze and silver Baroque pearls add elegance to the necklace design. This is a long strand of pearls, measuring 18". Signed J. McCann , NY, '58 (c) on the decorated rhinestone hook. In very good condition with minimal wear noted. You will love these elegant baroque pearls!
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Item #9866 $76.00

Fabulous Judith McCann Baroque Pearl Necklace
Item #9300

Fabulous vintage Judith McCann baroque pearls. Popular during the 1960s, Judith McCann created the wonderful clasps on these pearls to be part of the overall presentation design and allows a person to wear the pearls in several ways. Clasps can be worn in front, back, and other creative ways. This is a long strand of pearls, measuring 29". Signed Judith McCann, NYC 1961 (c) on each decorated pearl clasp. In very good condition with minimal wear noted. You will love these fabulous baroque pearls!
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Item #9300 $88.00
Vintage La Vogue Pearls

La Vogue Vintage Pearl Strand Necklace
Item #11607

Here is a lovely vintage La Vogue pearl necklace. A romantic favorite for your special night out. This long strand measures 25", features 6mm pearls and can be worn as one long strand. The pearls are double-knotted, and in very good to excellent condition. Goldtone push-in clasp decorated with a pearl is marked La Vogue. A classic look for any wardrobe, you will reach for them again and again...

$30.00
Vintage Marvella Pearls

Vintage Marvella Pearl Earrings with Rhinestones
Item #10861

Very pretty vintage Marvella pearl earrings accented with crystal rhinestones. Large center pearls, each corner has a small cluster of Chaton cut crystal rhinestones. Clip earrings measure 1" in diameter. Marked Marvella with copyright symbol. In good condition. You will enjoy wearing these lovely vintage pearl earrings.

Item #10861 $12.00
More Vintage Pearls

Vintage Pearl Earrings-Very Pretty!
Item #11373

Very pretty vintage pearl earrings in a textured goldtone setting. Clip earrings measure 1" x 3/4". Unmarked. In good condition. You will enjoy wearing these lovely vintage pearl earrings.
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Item #11373 $14.00

Vintage Lovely Pearl & Rhinestone Earrings-Grape Motif
Item #11315

Very pretty vintage pearl earrings accented with crystal rhinestones creating a grape motif. Clip earrings measure 1" x 3/4". Unmarked. In very good condition. You will enjoy wearing these lovely vintage pearl earrings.

Item #11315 $16.00

Vintage 1950s Burt Cassell Pearl Brooch
Item #11308

These vintage Burt Cassell pearl brooch dates from the 1950s or 1960s. Burt Cassell, Inc., located in Providence, R.I., first used this jewelry mark for his costume jewelry in 1953. This brooch features a feminine design of filigree leaves and three large creamy pearls. Marked Burt Cassell 12 K GF on an applied oval on back. In very good condition, no noticeable wear to pearls.
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Item #11308 $22.00

Vintage Victorian Pearl Blister Brooch Item #12134

This lovely vintage pearl blister brooch in glorious rainbow colors has a definite feminine appearance. Made from natural oysters, the pearls were cut out of the sides prior to when cultured pearls were made. Features a large oval pearl blister set within a geometric Sterling border. Measures 1-1/3" x 3/4". Marked Sterliing. In very good condition. We also have a matching bracelet and necklace.

$22.00

Vintage Victorian Pearl Blister Necklace
Item #9965

This lovely vintage pearl blister necklace in glorious rainbow colors has a definite feminine appearance. Made from natural oysters, the pearls were cut out of the sides prior to when cultured pearls were made. Features seven pearl blisters hanging from a silvertone necklace chain. Necklace measures a generous 18-1/2" in length; Pearl blisters vary in length, the longest measures up to 1" in length. Unmarked. In very good condition. We also have the matching bracelet.
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Item #10613 $58.00

Vintage Victorian Pearl Blister Bracelet
Item #9966

Lovely vintage pearl blister bracelet in glorious rainbow colors has a definite feminine appearance. Made from natural oysters, the pearls were cut out of the sides prior to when cultured pearls were made. Features six pearl blister hanging from a silvertone bracelet chain. Bracelet measures 7"; pearl blister measure up to 1" in length. Unmarked. In very good condition. We also have the matching necklace.

Item #9966 $34.00

Vintage Burt Cassell Goldfilled Pearl Brooch
Item #9984

These vintage Burt Cassell pearl brooch dates from the 1950s or 1960s. Burt Cassell, Inc., located in Providence, R.I., first used this jewelry mark for his costume jewelry in 1953. This brooch features a feminine design of filigree leaves and three large creamy pearls. Marked Burt Cassell 12 K GF on an applied oval on back. In very good condition, no noticeable wear to pearls.
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Item #9984 $32.00
Vintage UNCAS Pearls

Vintage Pearl Ring-Marked Uncas
Item #12639

Another beautfiul vintage pearlring. Features a pearl solitaire within a goldfilled setting. Ring marked with symbol for UNCAS ((U with arrow through it-dates between 1920 through 1988) and 1/30 14K R.G.P. Company began in 1911 and is still producing jewelry although this mark is an earlier mark. This ring is in very good condition. Size 7-3/4, not adjustable. Classic pearl ring!

$18.00
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