VINTAGE GERMANY 3-STRAND TANGERINE NECKLACE & EARRINGS

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  • Item Category: Jewelry
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Jul 13, 2007
  • Channel: Auction House
Offering this Luscious and bold multi strand necklace and earring set that is sure to attract attention wver you go. This necklace presents 3 Strands, but actually 14 strands, of tangerine color beads in the unique style of 1950's-1960's Germany. This necklace features 2 outside strands of acetate plastic beads that are made to look like faceted crystal aurora borealis beads. Between these outside strands is strand with gold tone bell shaped fixings that connect 12 Strands of orange transparent beads, actually making this 14 Strands in all. This necklace has a gorgeous, heavy gold tone slide in clasp closure adorned with a mix of orange clear and orange aurora borealis glass rhinestones. The shortest strand is 17 ½" long and the longest 21 ½" long. The clip-on earrings present the same 2-tone tangerine color beads, faceted symmetrical in shape that was popular in post-war German plastic jewelry. The earrings are marked

"W. Germany" but I find no marking on this lovely necklace. I was told it was purchased as a set from W. Germany many years ago. This is a lovely and uniquely made necklace perfect for the summer and fall.

This set is in excellent vintage condition. The Necklace looks as if it was rarely, if ever worn. The Clasp closure is designed of a heavier, very shiny gold tone in an ornate design with bright
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