This is a signed Pegasus Coro choker necklace and matching clip-on earrings. Each link of the necklace features a large moonstone thermoset cabochon set in a silver tone feathered frame. The frame finish and chain are bright silver tone. The closure is a J or shepherd's clasp. This necklace is 15 1/2 inches in length. Each link is 3/4 inch in width by 7/8 inch in length with a height of 3/4 inch. This necklace is in very good condition. The clip-on earrings are an exact match to the necklace and are signed Pegasus Coro. There is some wear to the frame finish on the reverse and some old glue residue on the edges. Size of the earrings are 3/4 inch in width by 1 inch in length.
Coro was founded by Cohn and Rosenberger in 1901/1902 in New York City,NY and incorporated in 1913. A factory in Providence, RI was established in 1911. The company was sold to Richtor Intl. Corp. in 1970 and bankrupt by 1979. Coro is possibly the most popular jewelry brand of the 1950's and 1960's. The Coro Pegasus mark was used after 1955.
Signed Pegasus Coro moonstone thermoset link choker Necklace and matching clip-on Earrings