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Details about  Vintage Costume Jewelry Collection, Hobe Garne Trifari Monet Hollycraft, MSee!!

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Vintage Costume Jewelry Collection, Hobe Garne Trifari Monet Hollycraft, MSee!!
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Jan 19, 2012
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US $130.31
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Sacramento, CA, United States


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Last updated on  Jan 10, 2012 10:11:19 PST  View all revisions

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Hobe, Trifari, Monet, Garne, Bob Mackie, more!

Main Stone: Rhinestones, Colors & Clear, Glass, Prong set

' Hello.'

' Up For auction is, a large vintage 41+ piece collection of high quality designer jewelry, marked and unmarked, very unique, from private estate.'

Folks, bare with me, im gonna speak in laymans terms ,so please ask detailed questions if you need certain info as we are not experts.

I purchased this collection near the northern sierras as are most of the items ive been listing this month.

There are no plastic necklaces nor bad pieces in the lot.

For the reseller, any one piece could sell at a shop , vintage store or-

' in your boutique and/or internet site.' SEE PICS!

There are some big name high quality pieces in this collection, dont let it get away!!!

'There are many color and clear sparkling glass rhinestones and other stones in, many styles, shapes, size and designs, etc.'See rest of description below.

  1. Brand, Hallmarked Hobe- Prong-set,Sparkly Rhinestone clip on earrings with gold tone ribbons laced through out snowflake design. 37 stones on each earring. Emerald  and round pyramid cut glass rhinestones.
  2. Brand,Hallmarked Garne- Clip on earrings. Marquise and round pyramid cut glass rhinestones in  brillliant colors of green and rainbow. 7 prong set rhinestones on each earring.
  3. Brand, Hallmarked Trifari- starfish necklace. Pebbled finish gold tone layered over pewter.
  4. Brand, Hallmarked Fort- Large lady golfer brooche. Smooth gold tone finish.
  5. Brand, Hallmarked Roman- balloon brooche silver tone with gold  band tone accents. Has 30 round pyramid cut glass rhinestones.
  6. Brand, Hallmarked Monet- Large 2 { earrings are counted as one piece } piece set looped tied ribbon design brooche, Satin layered silver tone-' Includes a smaller matched pair of earrings with same design.
  7. Brand, Hallmarked Gerrys- Vintage cameo brooche. Showing fine brassing over pewter, with a resin type cameo silhouette in the middle. Very good quality.
  8. Brand, Unmarked regional piece-Large good quality leaf design brooche. Has 11 prong set emerald like marquise glass rhinestones, 7 prong set mint green coral marquise stones with design stops and one round rainbow pyramid cut glass rhinestone.
  9. Brand, Unmarked regional piece- Large ribboned ladies bow tied fashion brooche. Heavy layered, gold tone, highly polished.
  10. Brand, Unmarked regional piece- Large crouching tiger brooche. Heavy layered gold tone highly polished  with accents of black and red enamel stripes.
  11. Brand, Unmarked regional piece-  Pair of hot pink rhinestone encrusted shoe ornaments. Each piece has 24 prong set hot pink glass rhinestones.
  12. Brand,Hallmarked Hobe- High quality prong set sparkly rhinestone clip on earrings. There are 4 emerald cut glass rhinestones, and 11  round glass rhinestones. Geometric design.
  13. Brand, Hallmarked Hollycraft-  High quality vintage multi-colored rhinestone clip on earrings. Each earring has 9 prong set rhinestones. they are different shapes and colors. Rhinestones are deep red ruby color, pink and lime green. Has emerald and round cut glass rhinestones.
  14. Brand,Hallmarked Celeb, N.Y.- High quality vintage rhinestone clip on earrings. Tear drop design. Each earring has 31 round cut glass rhinestones and 2 deep green emerald color cut glass rhinestones. the emerald rhinestones are round and pear shaped.
  15. Brand, Hallmarked Joan Rivers- Heart shaped brooche accented with silver tone ribboned tie. Large aquamarine color, heart shaped glass rhinestone, in center. Surrounded by 69 round cut glass rhinestones. Very royal design.
  16. Brand, Hallmarked Joan Rivers- Flower pot design brooche with gold tone stems and jade like flower pot. Flowers are brilliant multicolored  glass rhinestones of blue, green and rainbow. There is emerald cut, round and oval shaped stones.
  17. Brand, Hallmarked Joan Rivers- Large Royal crested four point Multicolored, multi shaped rhinestone brooche. Heavy layered gold tone layered. Rhinestones are amethyst, blue, pink,lime green round cut glass. There is 87 in all.
  18. Brand, Unmarked regional piece-  Beautiful bird brooche. Showing fine brassing over pewter. Accented with rich shades of  dark emerald green and dark ruby red enamel highlighting birds feathers and head.
  19. Brand, Hallmarked Tara- Large Puppy dog stick pin with glass rhinestone eye. Puppy has gold tone satin finish. Tip of pin also has satin finish, which is shaped like a tail. Paws and nose are gold tone highly polished.
  20. Brand, Unmarked regional piece- Large Blooming red rose brooche. Flower is in full bloom and a vibrant red hue.Stem and leaves are gold tone highly polished .
  21. Brand, Unmarked regional piece- Three angels brooche. Bodies of angels are silver tone high polished  accented with gold tone high polished  comprising the head,wings and heart.
  22. Brand, Unmarked regional piece- Ladies ribboned bow tie fashion brooche. Beading featured on bow. Very fine brassing over pewter.
  23. Brand, Unmarked regional piece- Large torch brooche. Silver tone high polished  with gold toned beading around the base of the flame.
  24. Brand, Unmarked regional piece- Pocket watch brooche. Dial face of watch is black acrylic with 4 round pyramid cut glass multicolored (blue, red,yellow and purple) rhinestones. Gold tone layered  has Leafing design around brooche. Faux fob has a scroll design on it.
  25. Brand, Unmarked regional piece-  Parrot perched on branch brooche. Silver tone layered  with rich hued enamel (red, black and green) accenting the parrots body.
  26. Brand, Unmarked regional piece- Large High detailed design relief filigreed pendant necklace. Copper and gold tone layered resembling rose gold. Small golden disc pendant with 4 small circles and bead in center. you can feel the design grooves.
  27. Brand, Unmarked regional piece- Large Butterfly brooche. 37 round pyramid cut glass rainbow rhinestones on wings and body of butterfly. Butterfly has emerald green round cut glass rhinestone eye. There are 3 small gold enamel scalloped designs on wings and 1 emerald green flower design on wing. Very detailed down to the antenna on head of butterfly.
  28. Brand, Unmarked regional piece- Ladies ribboned bow tie fashion brooche. Bow tie is multilayered. has 3 layers. Each layer is embossed with enamel. 1 layer has the color of sapphire blue enamel and other 2 layers are emerald green color enamel. High polished gold tone metal borders each bow tie. Many rhinestones bookend bow ties.
  29. Brand, Unmarked regional piece- Large butterfly brooche. Encrusted with 32 round pyramid cut, amethyst colored, glass rhinestones on wings. These rhinestones are bordered by 36 baby blue colored round stones. High polished silver tone.
  30. Brand, Hallmarked Crazy Horse, a Liz Claiborne Co.- Large oval keepsake box. 2 white love birds are in center of high polished gold tone heart on top of box. Background of top of  box is beautiful lavender enamel. 2 small gold enameled hearts are on each side of love birds. There are 9 round purple glass rhinestones also around love birds. High polished gold toned comprises box. Lattice design on bottom of box. Keepsake box not shown in pictures is included. Approximately half inch deep with lid.
  31. Brand, Unmarked regional piece- 14 to 18 kt gold filled ladies cocktail ring. Ring has 11 prong set rhinestones in bark like setting.  
  32.  Brand, Unmarked  regional piece- Teddy bear brooche. Bear has 2 rhinestones for eyes. Body is gold tone with satin finish and beading. Bottom of paws are gold tone highly polished.
  33. Brand, Unmarked regional piece- Flower  brooche  with silver toned leaf design throughout. There are 7 leaves. 36 round cut pink glass rhinestones make up flower design of brooche.
  34. Brand, Hallmarked B.C. Lind- Large 14 kge 3 tiered ladies bow tie fashion  brooche. Brooche is high polished 14 kge with middle tier being a satin finish. There is a clasp at bottom center of brooche for you to add a charm and make it really special and personal.
  35. Brand, Hallmarked Gerrys- Cat brooche. Cat is in playful position with a lavender ball of yarn. Cat has a lavender bow tie around its neck and 2 purple rhinestones for eyes. Gold tone and high polished  with satin like finish on body and tail.
  36. Brand, Hallmarked Bob Mackie - Large pansy brooche. Brooche has 2 pansies. One being deep amethyst colored enamel and the other a ruby red enamel. Each pansy has a round cut glass rhinestone for its center. There are 40 smaller round cut glass rhinestones detailing the leaves. Gold tone layered and highly polished.
  37. Brand, Unmarked regional piece. Heart shaped brooche topped with royal crown. Heart and crown each has a ruby red stone in center. Crown has 2 round cut glass rhinestones bookmarking red stone. Also has 7 round cut glass rhinestones at its base. Crown has a cross on top with a round cut glass rhinestone in center.
  38. Brand, Unmarked regional piece-  Gold tone satin finish filigreed brooche. Brooche has round cut glass rhinestone in center with 2 gold toned beads on its side.
  39. Brand, Unmarked regional piece- Pair of  vintage earrings. Earrings have a pearl like stone in their center. Bordered by 32 prong set emerald cut and round cut glass rhinestones on each earring.
  40. Brand, Unmarked regional piece- Heart charm with X design criss crossing its center. Charm  is encrusted with 33 round cut glass rhinestones. Gold tone and highly polished.
  41. Brand, Unmarked regional piece- Pair of Vintage earrings. Earrings are accented with Pear and round shaped rhinestones. There are 52 prong set glass rhinestones in each earring. Earrings are dangling and for pierced ears. 

                                                                If counting the monet brooche and earrings as seperate pieces, then it works out to, 42 Pieces.

The Jewelry  holds great promise -All Original.'The most desirable pieces of vintage costume jewelry, are old school.' And the more stones, the better.The Collection is in gently well cared for vintage collectors condition having only normal use, just as you would expect from nice older and vintage costume jewelry pieces.There are mixed sharp cut, hand-set designer glass rhinestones., Emerald cut, Round cut, Pear cut, Marquise, Oval and many other stones not mentioned-'The glass rhinestones throw great darting and sparkling rainbow colors when exposed to light.

Regional jewelry are high quality pieces that were manufactured for the local department store market as an unmarked piece-' but made by a brand company-' for sale in such old school stores, such as Spartin atlantic, Macys, Federals, Montgomery ward, Sears, Hudsons, etc.' They were left unmarked and made just for department stores, whom could not carry the brand stamped pieces as they were usually offered through a catelog at a higher markup for the brand designer, but still carry the excellent quality that matches the hallmarked pieces.' 

The Collection has great variety in the design, colors and cut glass stones.

Not a bad piece in the lot, your really getting a collection of all quality costume jewelry pieces and you will not need to separate anything out of this excellent selection.'Ready and great for resale or to add to your own collection display.

' Sparkly, Shiny and more finer design details in person.'

All clasps, etc are good.

Normal vintage use and condition.

The Collection shows, Marquise, Emerald cut and fine cut designer glass rhinestones,in many excellent styles and designs.

If you do a quick search you, can see that there are hardly any large collection of 'Designer' Pieces such as, Hobe, Monet, etc, being truly auctioned at any low starting bid.' All are buy it now.'You may find a large collection that you will dig through or guess at when bidding and end up with a few great pieces only, But you wont need to go through the hassle with this collection.'They are all keepers.'

Signed pieces are hallmarked on reverse.

'Much nicer in person.'

 ' nice vintage collectors item grade.'

For detailed description purposes-The Collection is in gently used, years vintage condition and is offered as-is.

' please bid only if you understand our policies.'


ready for easy wear and display..

The collection  is complete as shown

The Pics will be the main part of the description, as shown.'

'completely original.'

see pics for main item described purposes..
I grade condition of my items out of respect for the variants of others opinion.
The ultimate conclusion of condition is yours, Personally. 

you dont want to pass this up as an addition to your collection.

'Please see the pics They are considered the main part of description.'


* This item/s needs to ship safely by usps postal priority.*

We charge less than total actual cost of shipping that, you may not see on your package.

Auctioned as shown.'

Everything you see in the pics are what is included.

' We pay your tracking slip and insurance for this item.'

 ' Sale is final-No returns.' 

 This item will ship to you very safe-you will receive it free of carrier breakage-' we pack well!

'No partial refunds of any kind, We offer a full refund only, of purchase price plus shipping if item is significantly not as described by us-

Please-'Leave our feedback out of this and contact us if an issue were to arrive, as we are pro-active in making things right.

ask questions , they are wanted and appreciated.

 I make every effort to describe my merchandise accurately and honestly. E-mail Us with any questions or for extra pictures if necessary.

 We/I do not claim to be an expert on anything. If you see something "wrong" in one of our listings, PLEASE TELL US.

' We have taken great care to describe this item and all details and pics as to our very best that can be done, and it is for this reason only, that we have a 'no return policy. ' We are one of the few sellers left whom, actually still bid auction 98% of our items.

We would not list this item if it were not worthy.'

So, please do not 'outright' hit our feedback if you have an issue, without contacting us, its the fair thing to do.'

Shipping begins 1-3 business Days after receipt of confirmed Paypal payment and confirmed shipping address so your item is sent to correct address.

Ebay and paypal invoicing are automated , so if you would like to contact us personally, please write to us. 

This item will ship very safely .'

We pay for insurance and delivery confirmation/tracking.

' We ship on business days only, not holidays or weekends.

Thank you for viewing our listing.

We appreciate and, are looking for 5 STAR RATINGS-

if anything wasnt to your satisfaction please contact me before leaving anything but 5 star rating.

' Happy Bidding and good luck to you.'



On Jan-10-12 at 10:11:19 PST, seller added the following information:

note:#31. Brand, Unmarked regional piece- 14 to 18 kt gold filled ladies cocktail ring. Ring has 11 prong set rhinestones in bark like setting..The gold ring is thick gold electroplate, instead of gold filled.' this is minor and only mentioned for wording detail purposes.

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