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Vintage Jewelry Design : Classics to Collect & Wear (Hardcover) (Caroline Cox)

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This gorgeous coffee-table book, with a foreword by influential jeweler Gerda Flöckinger, showcases classic vintage jewelry from the past 100 years. Featuring examples that epitomize the iconic styles of each decade, it offers an overview of the most influential designers (including Tiffany, Cartier, Fabergé, and Chanel), their sources of inspiration, and materials of choice. Photos display a selection of rare and remarkable pieces from museums and private owners, and a vintage shopping guide gives tips on spotting fakes, caring for purchases, and other important facts collectors should know.
This gorgeous coffee-table book, with a foreword by influential jeweler Gerda Flöckinger, showcases classic vintage jewelry from the past 100 years. Featuring examples that epitomize the iconic styles of each decade, it offers an overview of the most influential designers (including Tiffany, Cartier, Fabergé, and Chanel), their sources of inspiration, and materials of choice. Photos display a selection of rare and remarkable pieces from museums and private owners, and a vintage shopping guide gives tips on spotting fakes, caring for purchases, and other important facts collectors should know.
Number of Pages: 224.0
Genre: Antiques + Collectibles
Sub-Genre: History, Jewelry
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Sterling Pub Co Inc
Author: Caroline Cox
Language: English
Street Date: April 5, 2011
TCIN: 13264935
UPC: 9781600597145
Item Number (DPCI): 247-05-5639

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