Tuesday, January 1

VINTAGE & RETRO EARRINGS 24

Leave a comment with your name, email and items you'd like, or email me directly to order. Click for a larger image. Colours may differ on computer screens. Please note that vintage & retro earrings may not have their original earring clutches. Vintage/ retro earrings without original cards are cleaned with alcohol.

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VINTAGE FAUX PEARL GOLDTONE BUD BORDER EARRINGS
Price: S$10.00 (US$8.33)
Size: 25mm
Good condition, one of the faux pearls have some nicks on the surface. Note that 3 of the little faux pearl balls are replacements. This pair does not look worn, and the clips are still tight. Large domed design with textured borders that reminds me of fruit buds. 1950s-60s.

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VINTAGE JAPAN PEACH PINK & GREY FAUX PEARL CLUSTER EARRINGS
Price: S$15.00 (US$12.50)
Size: 25 x 24mm
Marked 'JAPAN'. Good condition with aging to the head pins (patina), slight scuffs on the faux pearl coats. The clips are made of brass and have patina from age. This cluster earrings are in 2 shades of pink, grey and crackle-effect peach beads. 1950s.

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VINTAGE WEST GERMANY RED ACRYLIC CLUSTER EARRINGS
Price: S$15.00 (US$12.50)
Size: 25 x 26mm
Marked 'W. GERMANY'. Very good condition, brass clips have a nice deep patina. The beads, made of acrylic are neon red and dark red, they are tightly beaded with nylon onto the base. 1950s.

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VINTAGE SEASHELL FLORETTE EARRINGS
Price: S$6.00 (US$5.00)
Size: 24 x 23mm
Fine condition, aging on the metal clips with some corrosion starting to occur. Still wearable, the design consists of genuine seashells arranged in a spoked pattern. The center faux pearl has worn off its coat. 1950s.

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VINTAGE APPLE GREEN GLASS BEADED CLUSTER EARRINGS
Price: S$8.00 (US$6.67)
Size: 24 x 22mm
Marked 'JAPAN'. Fine condition, the clips have aged and has a rough and tarnished with a greenish oxidation and rust, this is a common occurrence. The fronts are very good, the green beads are made of glass, they include a large center transparent bead, surrounded with stripey translucent beads and opaque apple green beads. 1950s.

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VINTAGE FOUR BEADED AB-CRYSTAL CLUSTER EARRINGS
Price: S$8.00 (US$6.67)
Size: 21 x 20mm
Fine condition, some wear on the back clips revealing its brass base and aging on the wires. One of the earring's beaded border is looser than the other (probably the wiring not being tight enough), but this is wearable and lovely still, sparkling ab-crystal beads. 1950s.

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ANTIQUE ART DECO CORAL BEADED FILIGREE EARRINGS
Price: S$35.00 (US$29.17)
Size: 18mm
Very good condition, though with lots of aging, the brass has a very dark patina. The beads appear to be genuine coral, in the center is an antiqued-goldtone bead. This is an older piece, most likely from the 1930s.

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VINTAGE OVAL CREAM FLOWER RHINESTONE EARRINGS
Price: S$10.00 (US$8.33)
Size: 36 x 17mm
Good condition, the enamel has chipped off on one petal on the left earring. Overall normal aging. The earring screw-backs are not original to the piece, and the flowers can be taken off to place on kidney wires if you want a pierced piece. Despite being tiny flowers, each of them riveted to a base. Cream coloured with clear rhinestones in the center, 1950s.

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VINTAGE PLAIN 1950s DANGLING CIRCLE BEAD EARRINGS
Price: S$10.00 (US$8.33)
Size: 35 x 16mm
Good - very good condition, with some scuffs on the surface and normal aging. Screw-back clips. 1950s.

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VINTAGE KRAMER GOLDTONE KNOT 3-CHAIN TASSEL EARRINGS
Price: S$7.00 (US$5.83) nett
Size: 25 x 7mm
Signed '©KRAMER PAT. PEND.'. Good condition, some wear and aging on the gold-plating, on the knot detail. Little tassel clip earrings. 1950s.

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VINTAGE JAPAN 3-PEARL RHINESTONE PINWHEEL EARRINGS
Price: S$8.00 (US$6.67)
Size: 14 x 15mm design
Marked 'JAPAN'. Fine-good condition with aging on the metal, the plating has turned rough. Rhinestones have aging, some turning yellow, tiny rhinestones are replacements. The faux pearls have a smooth satin luster with a soft iridescence. This is still very wearable and a classic design.

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VINTAGE SILVERTONE MODERNIST SHAPE OVAL EARRINGS
Price: S$15.00 (US$12.50)
Size: 32 x 21mm
Good-very good condition, slight nicks and aging on the silvertone. It is not signed but the swivel lever clips remind me of Monet's design. This is a large modernist style. 1950s.

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VINTAGE MONET SILVERTONE TRIPLE STALK EARRINGS
Price: S$25.00 (US$20.83)
Size:  37 x 20mm
Signed 'Monet PATD'. Excellent condition with minor aging. Rhodium-plated curved stalk design, signature Monet swivel lever clips. 1950s.

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RETRO AVON 1986 'SPOTLIGHT' CLIP EARRINGS
Price: S$15.00 (US$12.50)
Size: 24mm
Signed '©AVon'. Excellent condition with minor aging, light purple glass domes set on gold-plated rhombuses. Clip earrings.

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VINTAGE ART DECO COBALT BLUE GLASS CIRCLE EARRINGS
Price: S$35.00 (US$29.17)
Size: 15 x 19mm
Very good-excellent condition, slight aging and dust under the rhinestone but overall wonderful condition for its age. I have further cleaned it so the rhinestone shines now. With its art deco geometric stylings this cobalt blue glass rhinestone screw-backs appear to be gold-filled. It is not marked but weighs and has the smoothness that gold-filled items have. The colour is a deep golden. Stones are open-backed. 1930s-40s.

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VINTAGE FLORENZA BLACK GLASS TOPAZ RHINESTONE EARRINGS
Price: S$35.00 (US$29.17)
Size: 22mm
Signed 'FLORENZA©'. Excellent condition, nice quality antiqued-goldtone earrings with black faceted glass, faux pearls and smoky topaz-coloured rhinestones. 1960s.

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VINTAGE PINK AB-CRYSTAL NAVETTE CURVED EARRINGS
Price: S$18.00 (US$15.00)
Size: 26 x 10mm
Good-very good condition, but there are scuffs on the crystal coats. They are pink ab-crystal in navettes and rhinestones, all prong-set on goldtone. Clips are still tight like never worn. 1960s.

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VINTAGE ELEGANT M-O-P SHELL TEARDROP GOLDTONE EARRINGS
Price: S$15.00 (US$12.50)
Size: 37 x 9mm
Excellent condition, minor aging. Very nice yet simple pair of dangling teardrop earrings, it has mother-of-pearl shell insets. 1970s.

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VINTAGE MOD ORANGE LUCITE HOOPS DANGLING EARRINGS
Price: S$12.00 (US$10.00)
Size: 45 x 27mm
Very good condition, with minor aging. There is a rust spot on the metal loop connector. This is a translucent lucite in bright orange, perfect for the mod look! 1960s.

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RETRO STERLING SILVER MALACHITE CHUNKY EARRINGS
Price: S$30.00 (US$25.00) 
Size: 68 x 17mm
Excellent condition, unmarked sterling silver, it has oxidised beautifully. The earring hooks are new and not sterling silver. This is a chunky beaded style, the green gemstone on top is a good sized malachite bead, tribal style. 1970s-80s.

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RETRO CLOISONNE CATS EARRINGS
Price: S$15.00 (US$12.50)
Size: 47 x 27mm
Very good condition, slight aging on the backs with the goldtone fading. The hooks are new. Nice quality enamel cloisonne earrings with 2 whimsical cats. Perfect for the cat lover!

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RETRO AVON SNOWFLAKE 2-PC RHINESTONE EAR STUDS
Price: S$5.00 (US$4.16)
Size: 17mm
Excellent condition on the snowflake piece, it is from Avon, the rhinestone studs are not original and are generic studs, they can be separated so you can fit your favourite ear studs for a different look.

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VINTAGE SATIN PEARLY BEAD CHAIN DANGLING EARRINGS
Price: S$12.00 (US$10.00)
Size: 82 x 19mm
Very good condition, slight wear and aging. Large faux pearl beads with a lovely textured satin sheen. Lightweight. 1960s-70s.

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RETRO BLACK SEQUIN RIBBON BOW DROP EARRINGS
Price: S$8.00 (US$6.67)
Size: 83 x 42mm
Good condition, slight aging to the metal back, plastic on earring clutches has turned yellow. Wear on the holes of the black dangling bead, and some scuffs. Chunky design, the top consists of a dome beaded with black sequins and a fabric ribbon bow. For pierced ears.

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AVON 1990 'POLISHED WAVES' RIBBED WAVY EARRINGS
Price: S$10.00 (US$8.33)
 
Size: 25 x 21mm
Unsigned Avon from 1990. Very good condition with slight dulling on the backs. The gold-plating is still shiny. Simple clip earrings.

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VINTAGE STYLISED FLAME PALE GOLDTONE EARRINGS
Price: S$12.00 (US$10.00)
Size: 24 x 17mm
Very good condition with minor aging. The plating is a very pale goldtone. Clips are still tight. 1950s.

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RETRO DARK GREEN-GOLD-PURPLE MARBLED EPOXY EARRINGS
Price: S$7.00 (US$5.83)
Size: 38 x 26mm
Good condition, has aging on the metal with darkening and dulling on the goldtone on the back, some wear on the plating. These are ovals with marbled epoxy in purple, beige and dark green. For pierced ears.

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RETRO MONET CREAM ENAMEL TRIPLE KNOT EARRINGS
Price: S$15.00 (US$12.50)
Size: 27 x 25mm
Signed '©Monet'. Excellent condition, cream coloured enamel on gold-plate. Leverback clips.

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RETRO PURPLE-PINK SKINNY EPOXY DOORKNOCKER EARRINGS
Price: S$7.00 (US$5.83) 
Size: 33 x 10mm
Very good condition, minor wear and aging. Doorknocker design with a purple-pink matte epoxy embellishing on gold-plate. For pierced ears.

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RETRO WHITE 28mm ENAMEL METAL HOOP CLIP EARRINGS
Price: S$5.00 (US$4.16) nett
Size: 28mm diameter, 11mm thick
Good condition, one earring has several tiny chips on the side revealing its silvertone base. White enamel metal hoop clip earrings. 

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RETRO GREYISH-GREEN EPOXY TEARDROP EARRINGS
Price: S$6.00 (US$5.00) nett

Size: 19 x 11mm
Very good condition, the earring clutches have turned yellow though. The actual earrings are a greyish-green epoxy over gold-plate. For pierced ears.

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RETRO DISNEY WINNIE THE POOH ENAMEL EAR STUDS
Price: S$10.00 (US$8.33)
Size: 16 x 13mm
Signed '©Disney AAi'. Very good condition, one slight scuff on the enamel. For pierced ears. 1980s-1990s.

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VINTAGE YELLOW DOVES EARRINGS
Price: S$6.00 (US$5.00)
Size: 37 x 13mm
Fine - good condition, some dulling on the goldtone. Yellow epoxy lightweight cut-out doves. The kidney wires are a little bent from use.

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VINTAGE CORO SILVERTONE MODERNIST DOUBLE LEAF EARRINGS
Price: S$22.00 (US$18.33) nett
Size: 25 x 20 x 14mm (thick)
Signed 'Coro PAT PEND.' Very good - excellent condition with very minor aging, rhodium plated and great quality. This is a dimensional design with a overlapping curve, a textured ball bead and 2 leaf motifs. Screw-back lever clips. 1950s.

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RETRO CHANDELIER CONICAL ETHNIC DANGLING EARRINGS
Price: S$12.00 (US$10.00)
Size: 70 x 40mm including hook
Very good condition with minor aging. Lots of movement with this elaborate ethnic inspired earrings with filigree-styled navette charms. 1970s-80s.

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RETRO WHITE GLOBULAR DANGLING EARRINGS
Price: S$8.00 (US$6.67)
Size: 90 x 28mm
Unworn retro stock. Has some darkening on the metal rings, the white pieces are made of plastic. Made in Korea. For pierced ears.

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RETRO WHITE & BLACK GLOBULAR DANGLING EARRINGS
Price: S$8.00 (US$6.67)
Size: 90 x 28mm
Unworn retro stock. Has some darkening on the metal rings, the white and black pieces are made of plastic. Made in Korea. For pierced ears.

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VINTAGE SINGLE CLEAR GLASS DANGLE SILVERTONE EARRINGS
Price: S$10.00 (US$8.33) nett
   
Size: 22 x 8mm
Unworn vintage stock in excellent condition, minor aging. Clear faceted czech glass beads, with silvertone bead caps.  1970s.

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VINTAGE AB HEART TRIPLE MARQUISE DANGLING EARRINGS
Price: S$28.00 (US$23.33)
 
 
Size: 53 x 17mm
Good condition, some scuffs on the ab-rhinestones, overall slight wear on the piece, the plating has chipped off on the dangling loops where the 2 connect which is normal and a chip on the back clip of one earring. Very lovely piece with lots of flashy colours (mostly yellow, aqua and lilac), pale yellow gold-plating. Clip earrings. Late 1950s-60s.

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VINTAGE 1971 SARAH COVENTRY 'PERSIAN PRINCESS' EARRINGS
Price: S$15.00 (US$12.50)
    
Size: 50 x 22mm
Signed '©SARAHCOV'. Good condition, note the glue around the rhinestones have turned yellowish, one is more pronounced than the other, this occurs on this design even on other pieces. You may like to  replace the rhinestones or wear as is if you don't mind the yellow tint. The faux pearls have slight minor scuffs.  Clip earrings. Entitled 'Persian Princess' from 1971.

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VINTAGE 14K G-F BRONZY LITTLE HOOP EARRINGS
Price: S$7.00 (US$5.83)
  
Size: 31 x 14mm
Unworn vintage stock. Aging on the metal, it is now an aged brassy colour. 14k gold-filled kidney wires, the little lightweight hoops could be brass.

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VINTAGE NAPIER 20mm SILVER-PLATED HOOP EARRINGS
Price: S$12.00 (US$10.00)
  
Size: 20mm diameter, 13mm thickest width
Signed 'NAPIER'. Good condition, I have polished it but still some very slight tarnish left, there are some scuffs on the highly reflective silver plating (see photos) but this is not obvious when worn. Screw-back lever clips. 1960-70s.

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RETRO TARAZZIA PASTEL BLUE HOOP EARRINGS
Price: S$15.00 (US$12.50)
 
Size: 48 x 44mm
Unworn retro stock in excellent condition. There are minor scuffs on the enamel hoops but no chips. Chunky sized but doesn't weigh heavy. Pale slate blue colour. For pierced ears. Original price sticker is US$5.00 back in the 80s.

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RETRO SCROLL OPENWORK GOLDEN HOOPS DOORKNOCKER EARRINGS
Price: S$15.00 (US$12.50)
  
Size: 61 x 43mm
Very good condition, the large scroll hoops are unused retro stock and in excellent condition. The top parts are not original to them and have slight wear on it. One of the posts is slightly bent. Lever back clutch, but for pierced ears. 1980s.

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VINTAGE PALE GOLDTONE GENTLE LEAVES EARRINGS
Price: S$15.00 (US$12.50)
  
Size: 31 x 15mm
Good condition with normal aging and wear. Pale goldtone stylised leaves. Screw-back clips. 1950s.

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VINTAGE BSK SILVERTONE BRUSHED LEAF EARRINGS
Price: S$15.00 (US$12.50)
  
Size: 20 x 31mm
Signed '©B.S.K.' Good condition with aging, the polished plating has chipped off on the flowing lines in the front. The surface has a brushed texture and carries a slight golden tarnish on one. 1960s. Also available in gold-plating (Earrings page 12).

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VINTAGE MARINO MODERNIST DOUBLE LINK BALL GOLDTONE EARRINGS
Price: S$12.00 (US$10.00) 
  
Size: 20 x 11mm
Signed 'MARINO'. Good condition with slight wear to the plating and minor aging. Screw-back clips. 1950s.

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VINTAGE JAPAN WHITE ACRYLIC BEADED CLUSTER EARRINGS
Price: S$12.00 (US$10.00) 
   
Size: 27mm
Marked 'JAPAN'. Good condition with aging, the earrings are wired acrylic white beads, they have a slight yellow tinge on some of them from age. The clips are silvertone and has some wear revealing the brass base. 1950s.

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VINTAGE JAPAN PEACH PINK SHELL CLUSTER EARRINGS
Price: S$12.00 (US$10.00)
    
Size: 24 x 25mm, 23 x 30mm
Marked 'JAPAN'. Good condition, aging on the clips. The earrings are not identical in size as they are made up of irregular shell chips, they are dyed a peachy pink. The ends have a clear seed bead each. 1950s.

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VINTAGE SIMPLE AQUA STRIPE BRASS BALL STUD EARRINGS
Price: S$5.00 (US$4.16)
  
Size: 8mm
Unworn vintage stock, some aging on the paintwork, a speck of blue on the brass. Simple ball studs. 1970s.

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VINTAGE 14k GOLD RHINESTONE EAR STUDS SET
Price: S$20.00 (US$16.67)
  
Size: 5mm
Unworn vintage stock, slight aging on the tiny rhinestones. 14kt gold wires are in excellent condition and shiny. Tiny ear studs in blue, pink and lilac rhinestones. 1950s-60s.

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VINTAGE DAMAST MIXED GOLDTONE EAR STUDS SET
Price: S$6.00 (US$5.00) 
 
Flower: 9mm
Rhinestone: 6mm
Filigree bead: 11 x 10mm
Unworn vintage stock. Note the clear rhinestones have turned cloudy, and the flower studs have slight aging. 14k gold-filled posts, the clutches are made of plastic for sensitive ears. The bottom pair are aluminum filigree beads. 1950-60s.

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VINTAGE CITATION SIMPLE FAUX PEARL DANGLE EARRINGS
Price: S$3.00 (US$2.50)
  
Size: 24 x 6mm
Unworn vintage stock, lots of aging with darkening on the findings. Simple dangling faux pearl with goldtone beads. 1960s-70s.

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