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This is a book piece (costume jewelry 202 by Julia Carroll), page 130. Late 50's. They show the bracelet, earrings, and brooch... but not the necklace.
I have a book with the different kinds of marks and when they were made, it says that "Trifari with crown and copyright symbol in rectangle" is a modern mark (90's and newer). They are still in produc...
I think they're old earrings that you would break off the clip and turn into a ring. I've done similar crafty things with the odd unmatched earrings I end up with.
Sorry it's such a late reply Janine, but no I still have no new info. Good to know someone else has found the same name though.
Could it be a Victory pin?
Bakelite usually feels heavy and clunky. But rub it with your thumb really well and Bakelite will give off a formaldehyde smell. You can also use Formula 409 cleaner on a qtip and rub the inner part...
They`re just clear rhinestones, prong set.
I think it looks deco too. Marcasites and the green could be chrysoprase. The base could be silver. Looks like a trombone closure which was popular in the 1890s and used up into the 40s.
I wonder if the one on the left is from the later 1800s? Picture it with a huge Victorian hooped dress. I hope you ended up keeping it, I would have screamed so loud with glee if that had been in my g...
I have the 2 on the right as well. They say Alpaca... not silver but a cheap metal that sometimes turns your skin green (paint a piece in clear nailpolish if that`s ever a problem). I bought the midd...
this brooch and the matching bracelet is for sale on etsy for $275, they say it`s Juliana