This vintage signed ART rhinestone bracelet and earring set evokes fall colors. Each of the 11 links on the bracelet has 4 chaton rhinestones in a medium yellow, pale yellow, a warm brown and "black diamond" gray with scrolled gold tone metalwork between each stone. The earrings are a match in colors and scrolling, with a domed shape. This is a classic bracelet from the late 1950's - 1960's time period when Florenza and ART both produced showy pieces.
Measurements: The bracelet is 7 inches long and 5/8 inch wide with a fold over clasp. The clip earrings are 3/4 inch round.
Condition: The demi parure is in excellent vintage condition. All stones are present and bright, metal work shows minimal wear, and clips and clasp close securely. Please use the zoom feature to view all photographs, as they are an important part of the description.
Marks: The bracelet is has a cartouche marked "ART©" The use of the copyright symbol dates this set as post-1955.
Company History: The ART trademark was used from the late 1940's to the late 1970s. Their high quality jewelry is similar to Victorian and Renaissance styles. In the 1960's, ART was well known for their interpretations of ethnic Asian figural jewelry, Egyptian revival pieces, Maltese crosses and small enameled flowers.