Extremely rare Miriam Haskell by Frank Hess brooch and earrings in seasonal Holiday tones, circa early 1950's. Ornate cluster work in both pieces. Emerald green glass beads set in elaborate guilt metal with a leaf shape and rose montees. Focal point also includes large coral red glass beads affixed with beautiful gilt metal and fronted by small singular rhinestones. I have seen pictures of similar sets of this Haskell collection in books, and I have never come across this set in over a quarter of a century of collecting Haskell pieces. Gorgeous!
Pin - Length: 4in, Width: 1/2in Weight: 28.3 grams
Earrings - Length: 1 .5in, Width 1.5in
Weight of 1 earring: 13.6 grams, Weight of both earrings: 39.6 grams
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Gorgeous bold green choker necklace and earrings set made of famous bohemian glass! The dangling earrings are composed of a bold rectangular glass beads anchored by baroque swirls beset with milgrain details. The necklace has a center focus of three jade glass gems in a symmetrical art deco arrangement. The gems are flanked by hexagonal beads featuring the same flourishes on the earrings. The "chain" of the necklace is fully beaded with spherical and long, barrel shaped beads. Stamped "Czechoslovakia" on reverse.
Earrings 2" x .5"
Bohemia was the glass capital of Eastern Europe, craftspeople specialized in creating bright and brilliant works that rivaled the glassblowers of Venice. Designers and artists would source much of their findings and stones from Bohemia, making it a critical site for 19th and 20th century costume jewelry makers.
Rare 1940s Hobe silver and carved Bandora wood figure demi parure. The set includes a floral brooch reminiscent of a boutonnière with a tapered, wrapped base that gives way to a spray of sterling vermeil flowers, and a carved wood figure at the center. The earrings feature carved faces in bezel settings above a five - petal floral base. Marked on reverse.
Brooch is 3 inches and weighs 12 grams.
Earrings are .5 inches and weigh 2 grams each.