vtg DEJA Hand Holding Pearl Figural Pin RHINESTONE CUFF
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Sold Date: 01/06/2008
Channel: Online Auction
A warm welcome to our domestic and our international buyers!Our shipping rates have been lowered again! You will save so much on shipping that you will have to Rattle Your Jewelry, not your piggybank ! Magnificent figural HAND HOLDING faux PEARL pin signed Deja Original (the Original part is partially rubbed off). This company was actually known as Deja Costume Jewelry owned and run by Solomon Finkelstein. I can say with absolute certainty that this pin was made either in the years 1939 or 1940. The reason being is that on January 17, 1941 DuJay, Inc to Solomon to court over the use of the name Deja and won! Hence the jewelry was marked Reja and Reja sterling. Unfortunately the company went bankrupt in 1952! Lucky for us that we then can enjoy this spectacular vintage costume jewelry figural pin today! Measuring 1 5/8th inches long and 1 inch wide, it is lovely sculpted Hand holding a large bezel set faux Pearl! The color of the hand is black and it has been enameled. You can see the loving detail work that went into this piece in the fingernails at end of hand. The pearl is very beautiful and a full 1/4 of an inch in diameter. At the other end of the pin is the equally stunning and very beautiful Cuff that is done in a gold tone metal and 7 bezel set clear diamond rhinestones! Against the black the gold and rhinestone combo is so brilliant and flashy. It is a perfect balance of glitz and simple glamour! On back, more gold tone metal with makers signature and the working c clasp pin. Condition of pin is very nice for something close to SEVENTY years old! T is wear to end of pin on the underside w the pearl has been bezel set: some tarnishing in the crevices that a gold tone metal spot underneath has been worn to the silver pot metal underneath. T also is a little bit of wear on the fingers black enamel but both of these flaws do not diminish the stunning beauty of this important piece of vintage costume jewelry. It verifies, if anything, the age of said piece. If you love Hand Jewelry, early signed pieces or just want a very unique look this is the pin for you! Good luck bidding and please email any questions, large or small as we love to answer them all! Check out our other items ! Be sure to add us to your favorites list ! Shipping For Our Domestic Customers & Our Canadian Neighbors: First Class shipping is now the most attractive option! o Just $2.00 for the first auction you win. That's right, $2.00! o Free shipping for all other auctions mailed in the same package. o Your items will be shipped in very sturdy boxes (equal to or better than Priority boxes) with items in Ziploc bags and surrounded by bubble wrap. o First Class packages will receive the same level of care and safe shipping that Priority mail gets...for less than half the price. o The only difference between First Class and Priority (other than the money you save) is that First Class takes an extra day or two to arrive. Priority shipping will still be $4.60 because that is the actual charge by the Post Office for a Priority box to be mailed. So why not go "First Class" all the way and save money for more bidding fun? Shipping For Our International Customers: International First Class shipping will cost only $3.00 worldwide! And (same as for our domestic customers) All other auctions mailed in the same package will be shipped for free! When To Pay If You Are Still Shopping: Just when you thought it couldn't get any better...it did. You can shop for up to two weeks (even longer if you stay in touch with us) before paying for your treasures. We'll send a combined invoice and you pay just one time, and you pay only when you're done shopping. Shipping Schedule: We ship at least twice a week. Insurance: Insurance is optional for the buyer. are the costs: o $1.65 to insure $0.01 to $50....
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