As good as gold, this book satisfies the tastes of anyone with a curiosity for old white metal and rhinestone jewelry. The award-winning producer of the Hidden Treasures: Antique and Costume Jewelry video series brings you this beautiful book, featuring more than 1, 000 pieces of jewelry. Filled with 400 color photographs that bring these glittering baubles to life, the book details white metal and rhinestone jewelry of the 1920s-1940s. Readers will learn the history of rhinestones, the different types of metal and rhinestones used during this era, and the fashion trends that influenced the designs. An extensive pricing and identification guide covers signed and unsigned foreign and American pieces.Brooches, clockwise from top left: rotary floral with watch, clear and blue rhinestones, $385; Harvel fish with watch, clear rhinestones, green cabochons and enameling, $395; woman with watch and clear, blue, red, and green rhinestones asanbsp;...
|Title||:||Vintage Jewelry 1920-1940s: An Identification and Price Guide|
|Publisher||:||Krause Publications - 2011-02-28|