Sunday, July 1

VINTAGE & RETRO NECKLACES 14

Please direct e-mail your orders or leave a comment with your name, email & the item you'd like to order. Colours may vary according to computer screens. Click photo to view a larger image. On this page are vintage to retro necklaces.

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RETRO CHEVRON GOLD-PLATED COLLAR NECKLACE
Price: S$30.00 (US$25.00)
 
 
Size: about 17.25" length, 14mm width
Good condition, normal minor aging on the gold-plating and rhinestones. The black epoxy on the chevron detail has some aging and scuffs on it. This is a thick collar necklace with a foldover clasp. 1980s.

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VINTAGE TRIFARI GOLDTONE SWIRL TEARDROP NECKLACE
Price: S$38.00 (US$31.67)
 
   
Size: 28" chain, 85 x 58mm pendant
Signed 'TRIFARI ©' with the crown logo above the 'T'. Excellent condition with minor aging, The pendant is chunky sized and is made up of a swirl design. The topmost surface are polished while the lower design is textured matte. The reverse is also matte goldtone. 1960s-70s.

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VINTAGE PALE GOLDTONE RIBBON SPRAY NECKLACE
Price: S$10.00 (US$8.33)
 
Size: 15.75" chain, 50 x 37mm pendant
Average conditon, all the rhinestones have darkened, one of the left dark stones appear to have been replaced by a glass paste rhinestone (the rest are crystals) but the repair seemed to have been done some time back. The gold-plating on the chain and pendant have worn off quite a bit and they have darkened as well. Filigree box clasp. This is for those who don't mind the condition as this was an inexpensive item back in the day, or will like a little restoration project. 1930s-40s.

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RETRO NAPIER WHITE CABS LINK CHAIN NECKLACE
Price: S$35.00 (US$29.17)
Size: 18 - 19.5" adjustable, 14mm width
Signed '©Napier' twice. Excellent condition, gold-plating still shiny. Nice heavy weight, there are white  plastic rounds as accents. J-hook clasp. About 1980s.

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VINTAGE PALE BLUE ROUND THERMOSET SILVERTONE SCROLL NECKLACE
Price: S$35.00 (US$29.17)
Size: 13 -16" length adjustable, 12mm width
Signed, but the signature is not legible. Good condition, the rhinestones have aged, the last rhinestone leftmost has darkened. The plating (possibly rhodium plated) is intact, with a few links having slight dulling. The round thermoset lucite pieces are shimmer pale blue. J-hook with extender. 1950s.

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RETRO J.G. HOOK TRIPLE ETERNAL KNOT TASSEL NECKLACE
Price: S$30.00 (US$25.00)
Size: 20.5" length, 5" centerpiece design, 47mm height
Signed with the tag 'J.G Hook' and the logo. Excellent condition, unworn retro stock. The necklace is a chunky chain in matte goldtone with three endless knot design and matching tassels. Lobster clasp. It has the original brand paper tag and price tag on (USD$26.00). Probably 1980s-90s.

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RETRO J.G. HOOK ETERNAL KNOT PEARL DROP NECKLACE
Price: S$30.00 (US$25.00)
Size: 30" chain, 77 x 33mm
Signed with the tag 'J.G Hook' and the logo. Excellent condition, unworn retro stock. Necklace is in matte gold with a snake chain and an eternal knot pendant with dangling tassels and a faux pearl drop. Spring ring clasp. Probably 1980s-90s.

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VINTAGE WILDFLOWERS GLASS INTAGLIO HEART NECKLACE
Price: S$30.00 (US$25.00)
Size: 24" chain, 30 x 36mm pendant
Marked 'GERMANY' on the clasp. Good condition, pretty intaglio (inverse image) of some coloured wildflowers, please note the paintwork has come off on the left side of the red flowers but overall still very nice. The heart has faceted undersides and is made of glass. The chain is goldtone aluminum (lightweight) and there is some plating wear towards the clasp area where it has gone lighter. 1960s-70s.

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RETRO OWL CLOISONNE TASSEL MAROON CORD NECKLACE
Price: S$25.00 (US$20.83) nett
Size: 27.5" length, 150 x 21mm pendant
Excellent condition, unworn retro stock. Cloisonne owl charm with a matching long tassel, the owl is openwork on its belly. The design is same on both sides. Screw barrel clasp. (consignmt)

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RETRO OWL CLOISONNE TASSEL CREAM CORD NECKLACE
Price: S$25.00 (US$20.83) nett
Size: 26.5" length, 160 x 27mm pendant
Excellent condition, unworn retro stock. Cloisonne owl charm with a matching long tassel. Design is same on both sides, the colour of the cord is cream. Screw barrel clasp. (consignmt)

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RETRO BUTTERFLY CLOISONNE TASSEL BLUE CORD NECKLACE
Price: S$25.00 (US$20.83) nett
Size: 28" length, 150 x 31mm pendant
Excellent condition, unworn retro stock. Cloisonne butterfly charm with a matching long tassel. The design is same on both sides. Screw barrel clasp. (consignmt)

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VINTAGE AVON 1975 'ROSAMONDE' ROSE SILVERTONE NECKLACE
Price: S$12.00 (US$10.00)
Size: 18.5" chain, 28 x 13mm pendant including jumpring
Signed 'AVon©' on the back of the pendant. The chain is not original to the pendant and shows some aging and darkening. It closes with a spring ring clasp. The pendant is a simple lightweight charm that features a rose in antiqued-silvertone finishing.

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VINTAGE YELLOW KITSCH PLASTIC FRINGE NECKLACE
Price: S$20.00 (US$16.67)
Size: 52" length, 12.5mm beads
Excellent condition, just slight signs of aging on the beads and little wear on the spring ring clasp. This is a very long 3-strand melded bead necklace, kitsch style and it twirls when dangled. It is made of plastic acrylic. This is long enough to wrap a few times around your neck. 1960s.

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VINTAGE LIGHT PEACH ORANGE ACRYLIC GRADUATING NECKLACE
Price: S$20.00 (US$16.67)
Size: about 18" length, 6-17mm beads
Excellent condition, rebeaded on new cords as the old ones had sagged too much. This is a nice acrylic faceted beads in graduated sizes, it is still clear and glossy, with slight scuffs on the surface. Filigree shepherd hook clasp. 1960s.

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RETRO FROSTED ICE CUBE BEADED NECKLACE
Price: S$20.00 (US$16.67)
Size: 15.75" length, 15mm cube beads
Excellent condition, translucent frosted chunky cube beads on wire, made of plastic. Screw-barrel clasp.

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RETRO SKY BLUE SEED BEADED MULTISTRAND NECKLACE
Price: S$20.00 (US$16.67)
Size: 21.5" length, about 11mm thick
Excellent condition, there is just slight wear on the silvertone findings. Nice quality with secure beadwork, there are 14 strands of sky blue glass seed beads.

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RETRO ROSE QUARTZ & CLEAR QUARTZ CHIP BEADS PAIR OF NECKLACES
Price: S$30.00 (US$25.00)
Size: about 35" length each, 7-9mm beads
Excellent condition, no clasp. Genuine polished rose quartz and clear quartz gemstone chip beads. One of the strings under one bead is greenish, this is from a brass wire that was lodged in between and had green oxidation occurring. It is now removed but there is a green stain. Both necklaces will weigh a bit due to all the stone beads.

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RETRO AVON 1987 RED & CREAM GOLD SPLATTER COLLAR NECKLACE
Price: S$35.00 (US$29.17) nett

Size: inner circumference about 16", 28mm thick
Unsigned Avon. Excellent condition, does not appear worn. Lightweight collar necklace with red marbling plastic beads and gold splatter cream beads. They are flat on the bottom and slightly tapered on the tops. Spring ring clasp.

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RETRO CREAM & BLACK TRIBAL STYLE NECKLACE
Price: S$40.00 (US$33.33)


Size: 17.75" length, 10mm-60mm beads
Very good - excellent condition, some scuffs on the plastic pieces from bumping against each other. This is an utterly fancy design in cream and black, with a tribal flavour. Chunky but not heavy since the beads are made of plastic. Spring ring clasp.

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RETRO BONE BEADED WOVEN FESTOON BIB NECKLACE
Price: S$60.00 (US$50.00)


Size: 19.75" length, 21 - 61mm width of design
Excellent condition, clasp hook has some plating chips revealing the copper base. This does not look worn though as the beads are very clean. The beads are made of bone, and since it is an organic material, it has absorbed the smell of other old things it has been stored for years with. It is not a perfume smell, but the smell of 'vintage' so take note if you have a particularly sensitive nose. Necklace is intricately woven on nylon cords, weighs heavy from all the materials.

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RETRO BLACK & CLEAR NUGGET BEADED NECKLACE
Price: S$20.00 (US$16.67)

Size: about 22" length, 9 - 18mm beads
Very good - excellent condition, minor scuffs on the plastic beads. This has been rebeaded on new cords. Consists of irregular nugget shaped black and transparent beads, and frosted white spacer beads.

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RETRO FROSTED WHITE DONUT DANGLE NECKLACE
Price: S$18.00 (US$15.00)


Size: about 28.5" length, 95 x 39mm centerpiece
Good condition, normal aging with the necklace taking on a very slight yellow tint. The beads are matte-frosted plastic with some of the beads with white painted effects. The silvertone spacer beads have darkened. Spring ring clasp.

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VINTAGE DARK PINK & RED MIXED BEADED NECKLACE
Price: S$18.00 (US$15.00)
Size: about 22" length, 8 - 13mm beads
Excellent condition, normal minor aging, scuffs on the underside of the clasp. These are mixed beads: irregular painted clay beads, ab-red crystal beads, and faux dark pink pearls on goldtone aluminum findings. Box clasp is also beaded. Probably of Japanese origin.

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RETRO SUNSET GRADIENT COCONUT BEADED NECKLACE
Price:
S$18.00 (US$15.00)
Size: 30.25" length, 4 - 14mm beads
Excellent condition with minor aging. Rebeaded by me on new cords, the necklace is made of dyed coconut heishi beads, they not only graduate in size, but also in colours in yellow pink and brown. Looks better in person with a rustic feel. Screw barrel clasp.

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VINTAGE GERMANY ACRYLIC BLACK DISC CONNECTOR NECKLACE
Price: S$24.00 (US$20.00)

Size: about 48.25" length, 19mm beads
Marked 'MADE IN GERMANY' on the clasp. Very good condition with some scuffs on the beads. They are made of acrylic and wireworked on goldtone aluminum, so this necklace is lightweight. The clasp is a matching box clasp as seen in the last photo. 1960s-70s.

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