The Trifari Jewelry Company was created in 1918 by Gustavo Trifari who had immigrated to this country from Italy in 1904 and founded Trifari NYC in 1910. Considered one of the largest and best known producers of costume jewelry, producing he highest quality and styles from imaginative sterling vermeil figurals of the 1940's to its classic gold and silver-tone styles.
This stunning vintage Trifari pendant necklace, circa 1970's, is composed of a heavy, double-link, gold-tone chain that measures 28" in length with spring-ring clasp. The attached pendant. suspended from a elongated, gold-tone tear drop, consists of three nested independent tear drops, the first of root beer lucite measuring one inch in length. the second in gold-tone measuring 1 3/4" in length and the third of root beer lucite measuring 2 1/2" in length. The piece is stamped 'Trifari' with the copyright symbol. Lovely clean modern look in excellent condition.