This is a lovely set of signed Kramer of New York brooch/pin and earring set. What is special about it is the layered design with large crystal marquise shaped stones on the bottom layer and the curved top layer with deep blue faux sapphire rhinestones. All set in a rhodium plated setting which will stay looking pristine for years to come. Kramer of New York is quality!
Size: Pin: 2 inches round; Clip earrings: 1.25 inches long; All pieces are marked "Kramer of New York"; Circa: 1950s
Louis Kramer was one of the top American costume jewelry designers from the 20th century. His New York based company produced jewelry from 1943 until 1980. Kramer is well known for using only the finest Austrian crystal in his pieces. His designs were so exemplary that he was tapped by Christian Dior for his jewelry in the 1950s. Pieces can be signed Kramer, Kramer of New York and Christian Dior by Kramer.
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