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Collector"s Guide to Costume Jewelry

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Jewelry, Antiques/Collectibles, Antiques & Collectibles, Antiques / Collectibles, Technical & Manufacturing Trades, Antiques & Collectibles / Jewelry, Collectors and collecting, Costume je
The Physical Object
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Open LibraryOL8568134M
ISBN 101552091562
ISBN 139781552091562
OCLC/WorldCa36993864

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Jeanenne Bell, G.G. Review by Troy Segal When people ask me “Why do you love vintage jewelry?”. This text explores the pleasures and the pitfalls of collecting costume jewellery, covering methods, materials and makers from 18th-century paste to the jewels of 20th-century style-setters Schiaparelli, Tiffany and Chanel.

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Antique & Vintage Costume Jewelry Price Guide If you’re looking for some help determining the value of a piece of costume, then you’ve come to the right place. I’ve put together a guide containing photos and suggested values based on the jewelry that I’ve owned and/or sold myself.

It is considered a rarity in the costume jewelry world and is highly sought by avid collectors. In spite of this brooch being incorrectly labeled as a "jelly belly" in the online auction description and having a few minor condition issues, this piece brought top dollar on eBay.

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20th Century Costume Jewelry: - Identification & Value Guide An excellent value guide for beginners by Ronna Lee Aikins. A Collector's Guide to Costume Jewelry: Key Styles and How to Recognize Them One of the better handy take-with books for collectors, it is easy to read, and values are not over-inflated.

Researching Costume Jewelry (RCJ) is a collaboration of hundreds of costume jewelry collectors and dealers who have shared – and continue to share – their knowledge, photos, written articles, and jewelry catalogs along with assisting in other ways.

This book was written for the novice. It contains good basic information any collector or dealer should know with over beautiful color photographs of costume jewelry designed by nearly designers.

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Be the first. Co-written by antiques expert, Judith Miller and costume jewelry specialist, John Wainwright, DK Collector's Guides: Costume Jewelry traces the history of costume jewelry.

Costume jewelry is a great way to purchase a jewelry style that may not normally be affordable to you. Hobe has some amazing vintage replica pieces that perfectly fit this bill. Their high craftsmanship and impeccable design make them highly collectible costume jewelry.

[Learn more: The Best Vintage Costume Jewelry Brands]. This book provides beginning collectors with friendly one-on-one advice on how to begin a collection and how to recognize good quality costume jewelry.

Background information for almost different manufacturers, including the author's recommendations on which pieces from each designer are the most collectible, are provided/5(29). Ann Mitchell Pitman brings a touch of Southern humor to the vintage costume jewelry collecting field with her Inside the Jewelry Box, Volume 2.

Her second volume features nearly 1, full-color photographs and websites devoted to selling vintage costume jewelry, and details companies previously given little or no coverage in other reference books.

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A collector's guide to costume jewelry: key styles and how to recognize them. [Tracy Tolkien; Henrietta Wilkinson] -- This lavish appreciation of costume jewelry gives glorious insight into its history, design and the greatest makers of jewelry, while outlining the pleasures of collecting.

Masterpieces of Costume Jewelry (Schiffer Book for Collectors With Value Guide) by Joanne Dubbs Ball, Dorothy Hehl Torem: Fabulous Costume Jewelry: History of Fantasy and Fashion in Jewels by Vivienne Becker - best overall history in English: Costume Jewelers - the Golden Age of Design (Schiffer Book for Collectors) by Joanne Dubbs Ball.

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