Magnificent Signed WEISS Necklace Unique Teardrop & Aurora Borealis Stones Vint.

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  • Sold Date: Dec 04, 2011
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Magnificent Signed WEISS Necklace Unique Teardrop & Aurora Borealis Stones Vint.

Beautiful Vintage Signed WEISS Ameythest Necklace WEISS 1942-1971 Albert Weiss Weiss jewelry was a 1940s company and discontinued business about 1971, they were a much under rated name in the costume jewelry business but some of their jewelry was purchased from Hollywood Jewelry Co and Weiss applied their signature to it. Located in New York, NY. they created a low end line and high end line of costume jewelry and also made some high quality collectible items. Their out put was no where near Trifari and Coro but they did maintain a very good line of jewelry. The first mark used was "WEISS" in block print, later came the mark of "Weiss" in script and "Albert Weiss" or A W Co. with the W looking some what like a crown. The later mark was introduced sometime in 1951 and used by the president of the company, Albert Weiss. This is a beautiful signed Weiss necklace. Amethyst teardrop and round stones, all prong set, along with aurora borealis light pink and purple stones. See pics. It is one of the prettiest Weiss necklaces that I have seen. I've had this a very long time; it has been put away and cared for. Excellent Condition. Measures 16" in length. The center cluster of stones is almost an inch in diameter and has five stones. Each of the
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