Very good condition with just the slightest of aging to the light blue stones. The pendant is 2 ¼ by 1 ¼ inches with the chain measuring 18 inches. Coventry jewelry was typically less expensive than the Emmons-branded designs and also marked with a variety of symbols throughout its existence. Stones on brooch are not as clear as the ones on the rest of the pieces. This chain and pendant would make a lovely gift for your vintage jewelry collection! Clip earrings use smaller baroque type glass pearl; one pearl has a small ding in the pearlesence on the back underside where it does not show.
Going to a jewelry party was a way to see friends and meet people. The pen d ant and earrings feature a large open-back chaton cut imported emerald-colored stone surrounded by s malle r clear rhinestones in a silver-tone floral setting. These stones are are extremely clear and bright, twinkling like stars from their cups within the openwork base. However, it did create some confusion because many people were searching for the original vintage jewelry when they came across the modern collection. Different size shades of beads and pearls could be purchased to add to the chain. The company stopped manufacturing the jewelry in November 2008.
High shine layered snowy diamante flowers in rhodium plating are centered with emerald rhinestone gems. All pieces are signed, c Sarah Cov. Rose fuchsia aurora borealis rhinestones flash colors from red to green to gold to blue from a rhodium plated setting. This set is in Excellent condition. Angel Fish 1976 Anniversary 1973 Antique Bouquet 1962 Antique Garden 1962 Complete Antique Rose 1971 Applause tortoise 1975 Necklace only, no other pieces Applause red white blue 1975 Aqua Fleur 1966 Aquarius 1970 Aura 1974 Aurora Blaze 1967 Austrian Lites 1973 Autumn Haze 1964 Autumn Splendor 1976 Autumn Trio1 1975 Autumn Trio2 1975. Different size gold beads and pearls could be purchased to be added to chain.
You may have attended a home party where a hostess invites friends to attend and products are showcased, from jewelry to housewares. The set is in excellent condition. Sarah Coventry was widely sold in the 1950's and 1960's, with a replacement guarantee; thus the jewelry was well made and for the most part usually stands the test of time extremely well. . Holiday Ice Holiday Ice first appeared in the late 1960s 1966-1969.
Emmons Jewelry was , a retailing practice that is still popular today to market jewelry and all sorts of other items. You can define styles of the times by looking at old Sarah catalogues. The chain on the bracelet is a marriage, but goes well with the necklace chain. Though the party plan is a well-established approach today, to sell everything from cookware and candles to cosmetics, it was still a relatively new model in 1949. The metal is antiqued goldto ne.
The brick red and apple green hard plastic cabochons are set in a scalloped and beaded golden fitting. It is my understanding that this grouping also came with a stick pin and a ring. Very Good+ condition, with sparkling rhinestones and sound, smooth light gold tone finish. The management at Sarah Coventry quickly recognized that these women had an interest in affordable style and fashion. Azure Skies 1972 Bahama Blue Brooch Rare. The design is casual enough to go on a Levi jacket, and colorful enough to attract gazes while wearing that little black dress, or a white cotton summer blouse. I can offer you an ad or link for your site on my main home page in exchange for a link to my site on yours.
Recruiting women into the sales force became difficult due to influences shifting and disrupting social and labor market norms. The Internet is the best place to find a large selection of Coventry jewelry available for purchase anywhere in the world. There were still some traditional designs that resembled the Sarah Coventry look, but collectors were still most interested in the vintage jewelry. Hostesses typically earn products in exchange for their efforts, and the dollar value of their earnings increases as attendees make purchases. The box itself was large and covered in green leather with gold trim around the lid.
The finish on the imitation Baroque pearls is in lovely condition. All of the pieces here, I believe, are 1970's or earlier. The necklace has a hang-tag and the earrings are marked as well. Sarah Coventry had a relationship with virtually every national media outlet that boasted a female audience, and it paid off. One outfit could have several different looks with just a change of costume jewelry.
The family-owned nursery soon blossomed into several other enterprises, thanks to the entrepreneurial skill of C. The Newark-Arcadia Historical Society in Newark keeps the C. These items were premiums and were not sold. This will turn some heads. The elegant vintage jewelry collection spans the late 1940s through the.