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Unsigned Sets & Parures

 Fabulous Vintage Citrine Rhinestone Brooch Set
Item #10448

Here is a fabulous vintage 1950s Citrine rhinestone set. Features a combination of cut rhinestones included Chaton, and Marquise. Accented with Aurora Borealis rhinestones, too. All stones are prong-set in a goldtone setting. Brooch is large and measures 2-1/2" x 1-3/4". Brooch features a unique shape, too. Clip earrings measure 1-1/2" in length. In very good condition, unsigned. A touch of spring to add to your wardrobe.

Item #10448 $64.00

Vintage Italian Foiled Glass Bead Necklace & Earring Set
Item #10197

This vintage set is lovely. Features yellow and gold foiled glass beads with bronze metal caps and topaz seed beads in between; quite stunning. Matching clip earrings. Beads measure 1/4" in diameter. Screw barrel closure. Necklace measures 16-1/2" in length. Earrings are marked Italy on the earrings. In very good condition. Quite a stunning necklace set, you will enjoy wearing this set during the spring and summer-perfect colors.
Item #10197 $48.00

Vintage Amethyst Wreath Brooch Set-Warner?
Item #9982

Workdays or weekends, you'll love the ease of this beautiful vintage light amethyst rhinestone set! Featuring amethyst colored Chaton cut prong-set rhinestones. From a Delaware estate, this set consists of a wreath brooch and matching clip earrings. Goldtone setting. The brooch measures 2" in diameter, the earrings are 1" in diameter. Unsigned although style is very much like vintage Warner jewelry. The set is in very good condition. A friendly reminder this brooch set is vintage costume jewelry, previously owned and worn.

Item #9982 $44.00

Chunky Faux Turquoise Bracelet & Earring Set
Item #6753

If you like chunky bracelet sets, you will love this one! A vintage faux turquoise bracelet and earring set. All pieces in this feature large turquoise cabochons stones and highlighted with Chaton cut light blue rhinestones, set within an ornate silvertone setting with a leaf design. Quite charming. The bracelet measures 7" x 1", and the clip earrings are 1" x 1" in length. Very good condition, nice weight, unsigned.

Item #6753 $65.00

Stunning Green Aurora Borealis Brooch Set
Item #4860

Green enchantress containing hand set Peridot, emerald green, and Aurora Borealis rhinestones. Such sparkle and glitter! Multi-tiered brooch, with alternating rows of rhinestones, accented by a large oval faceted emerald green stone in the center! Measures 2-1/4 x 2", matching clip earrings measure 5/8" in diameter. Goldtone setting, all prong-set stones, very good condition. A lovely vintage set! A friendly reminder this vintage set has been previously owned and worn. Click image for larger picture.

Item #4860 $75.00

Fabulous Vintage Smoky Gray Rhinestone Brooch Set
Item #5116

Smoky gray pear-shaped rhinestones combine with jet black knave stones to create a fabulous brooch set with matching earrings. 1950s circa. Aurora Borealis Chaton cut stones accent the matching pair of earrings. Unsigned. In excellent condition. Brooch measures 3-1/4 x 2", earrings measure 1-1/2" x 7/8". All stones prong-set in silvertone setting. An exquisite vintage set. Click image for larger picture.

Item #5116 $48.00

Vintage Silver & Emerald Rhinestone Necklace Set-
Southwestern Flair
Item #5935

Here is a lovely complete vintage set featuring emerald heart shaped rhinestones and a southwestern flair design! Each piece has green glass accents shaped like hearts and the design of the silver metal is intricate and detailed. The silver metal polishes very well, perhaps unmarked Sterling. The set consists of a 16" necklace, 7" bracelet and a pair of screw back earrings. The closures are regular snaps. Purchased from a lady who indicated these pieces were from Rhode Island and made by the Hobby Craft Co. in the 1950s (I have not found out any further information on this company) They are not marked. Excellent condition. Click images for more pictures.

Item #5935 $45.00