De Mario’s large climber earrings with creamy baroque glass pearls, prong set clear white rhinestones and gilded brass filigree are being offered for your consideration. The earrings are in amazing vintage condition and rival anything created by Haskell!
Robert De Mario, the designer of this pair of fabulous earrings is referred to as a disciple of Miriam Haskell in many reference books and although Haskell Jewelry denies that he ever worked for them, her influence on his construction & design is undeniable. DeMario Jewelry (1945 – 1960) has never been plentiful in the market place and it is becoming more & more difficult to find pieces by this magnificent designer in good condition; it is always a coveted find for the collector and lover of fine quality costume jewelry alike!
These earrings seductively hug the outline of your ear while climbing its curve and they are large, measuring almost 2 inches ( 1 7/8 inches long ) not including the curve! Having a graceful curve allows them to 'hug' or lay against the outline of your ear, thus the name climbers and if straightened they would of course be longer than their length appears. Both clip backs function properly and are signed, DeMario N.Y., without the copyright logo indicating production prior to 1955. Finish wear in some of the unseen underside areas to brass is noted; they do not display corrosion only a darker patina in these areas, obviously well cared through out their life. A gorgeous, classic and striking stand-alone addition to any collection; the perfect complement for so many occasions, seasons, events and ensembles not to mention pure WOW wearable art! Enjoy! (B021)
Please examine the item(s) in detail by scrolling over it or clicking on the thumbnails as the photos are considered a part of the description. Please note that unless otherwise stated, all items are vintage ( 25 plus years old ) or antique ( prior to WWII ) and have been used by at least one or more previous owners and therefore will show some signs of such use or age and are not new, if you are not accustomed to purchasing antique or vintage items and are looking for a pristine new item; please reconsider, look closely at the pictures and ask questions, if needed. Every effort is made to be accurate and forthcoming in all descriptions; striving for happy return clients is our goal!
This item qualifies for Brenda's Treasures no interest lay-away option; please e-mail us for the details of your personalized payment options. See general guidelines for payments that may be found by in the shop’s ` TERMS OF SALES '. Brenda's Treasures accepts PayPal and direct credit card payments via MC, VISA & Discover Cards. If you have any questions not answered by the shop ` TERMS OF SALES ' please do not hesitate to email using the link provided. Combined shipping is offered whenever possible...to lower shipping costs… to take advantage of combined shipping, please wait to make your payment until you have received a corrected invoice with the combined shipping cost, after allowing time for the calculation of the combined weight of your parcel.
Brenda's Treasures has recently added many Miriam Haskell jewelry items, as well as, Eugene, De Mario, Robért and Jonné jewellery items to the shop; please type `Haskell' into the SEARCH BOX at the top of the screen to view all these related jewelry items.
Note: Ladies, you who have pierced ears are blessed, for you may wear all styles of earrings; clip, screw back and pierced! Enjoy them all!
This beautiful item will come to you in a gift box ready for giving or for the storage of your ‘New’ Treasure. Jewelry Tips to Remember: “LAST ON”, “FIRST OFF” and “OFF THE FLOOR” will keep all your jewelry, looking great for many years and may we also say generations to come!
If an item you had desired has been ` Removed ', please check the site to see if it has been re-listed, often with new updated scan-able photos.
*A message to our respected & valued international customers: Your continued business is very important to Brenda's Treasures and we respectfully ask for your understanding and tolerance of U.S.P.S. postal rules and regulation, as well as, our business ethics. Brenda's Treasures will continue to offer you the most reasonable shipping / insurance options available. All items with a value of over $50.00 leaving the U.S.A. will require insurance. Please note that International Shipping fees DO NOT include import taxes. If your country charges import taxes, you the customer will be responsible for paying them. If the offered shipping, tracking and insurance are not satisfactory, please request a carrier and a quote will be obtained for you. Please do not ask us to misrepresent custom forms. Refer to our ` TERMS OF SALES’ for additional information and please don't hesitate to ask if you need clarification. Thank you very much for your business!
Brenda's Treasures knows you have many choices on-line, we and Ruby Lane thank you for visiting us here and we appreciate your business! You are always welcome at Brenda's Treasures and if you have a question please do not hesitate to ask. Subscribe to the shop and be notified when items are updated and of our SALES! Bookmark Brenda's Treasures & check back often for our new exclusive listings. Take a look at the SALE items they often stay on sale for only a short time, so if you see a Treasure you like, take advantage of the sale; most our offerings are one of kind finds!