Description: sterling vermeil, rhinestones, faux aquamarine crystals
Marked: Trifari with Crown, Sterling (all); earrings also marked Pat Pend
Reference: Kelley & Schiffer, Costume Jewelry - The Great Pretenders, p. 19, dated 1940s. Brunialti, American Costume Jewelry - Art and Industry (2008) Vol 2 pp 140-141 in ruby (with variant earrings), dated 1945, rated 4 stars. There is no patent despite the mark on the earrings. Advertised by Trifari in Harper's Bazaar, Feb 1946 p 24; click thumbnail above to view ad. The set was advertised for sale at Abraham & Strauss, in the New York Herald Tribune, 28 Apr 1946, p 12, price (before 20% tax) $100 (necklace), $49.50 (bracelet)
Size: Necklace 15.25" x 0.75"; bracelet 7" x 0.75"; earrings 0.8" x 0.8"
Price: US$1575 ' - see our Sales Policies (link below) for any shipping charges
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