There seems to be a problem serving the request at this time. The first costume jewelry may have been made more than years ago, but many people started wearing antique and costume jewelry during the Art Nouveau period. After many women went to work during World War II, the wearing of costume pieces became even more prominent. The market for custom jewelry expanded, however, when companies started offering custom jewelry that people watched Hollywood stars wearing on-screen.
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Values shown in this price guide reflect the actual selling price in the venue stated in parenthesis after the value. Prices realized for similar collectible jewelry sold in other venues may be higher or lower depending on market fluctuations and geographical region. Crystal necklaces were like strands of pearls, everyone had one in the s. Being so versatile, they are popular with fashionable ladies today as well.
Vintage Costume Jewelry Identification and Value Guide
There seems to be a problem serving the request at this time. If you are looking to create a unique fashion statement, consider to preowned costume jewelry. Alternatively, these pieces often make great Mother's Day, birthday, and Christmas presents. Crafty people can often create amazing pieces of art with vintage costume jewelry available on eBay. Each decade saw its jewelry trends.