This chain and pendant would make a lovely gift for your vintage jewelry collection! This popular high quality brooch is featured in many vintage costume jewelry books.
Stones are all prongs set in silvertone and accented by sky blue and medium sapphire blue rhinestone chain.
The Victorian Era spanned Queen Victoria's rule of England from 1837 until 1901.
During this time, a middle class began to emerge, sparking a demand for jewelry in the mass market.
In so-called acrostic rings, multiple stones were used so that the first letter in the name of each stone spelled out the word "dearest," (i.e., diamond, emerald, amethyst, ruby, emerald, sapphire, and topaz).
Other rings from the period harbored secret, hinged compartments behind the stones.
The plunger type catch with side safety clasp are working as designed and offer a secure connection. Finding a gents ring made from high quality ingredients can be a challenge.Others chose engagement rings of diamonds or amethysts set in platinum or gold.Sometimes diamonds were paired with pearls, rubies, emeralds, or sapphires.It measures approximately 1 inches across and 1 inches tall. As blue as the Caribbean ocean, the aurora borealis rhinestone marquise cut stones radiate subtle colors from the environment, just as a sun sparkled ocean! It was created by De Lizza & Elster for Sarah Coventry in the mid 1960s and was offered as hostess credit in their home party plan.The 67 gram chain is pictured beside a standard pencil to give you an idea of the scale of this piece. Men’s rings are assumed to be worn much harder than a women’s.