Large Italian 18K Gold & Gemstone Charm by Corletto - Vase/Urn
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AGE: C.1963 or so
ITEM: Italian jewelry designer Oreste Giovanni Corletto, who in partnership with 'Tishman & Lipp' formed Corletto Inc fine jewelry manufacturers in 1963. The charms they manufactured were of high carat gold and came with, or without, gemstones. The most popular charm line they produced were the BLACKAMOORs usually of ebony embellished with gold and adorned with jewels. Their next most famous item were their vases/urns/perfume containers. And here is just such a one!
Of a nice weight, this bright yellow gold vase is adorned with green chalcedony and blue lapis lazuli. Jump ring is present and this piece could be worn alone on a chain as a pendant or added to a charm bracelet.
CONDITION: Excellent with no problems I can spot.
METAL CONTENT: 18K Gold
HALLMARKS: Cornetto 18K Italy
SIZE: Stands 1-1/16" high; width is about 3/4".
WEIGHT: 6.3 grams
FINAL COMMENTS: A wonderful collectible from an era where BIGGER was BETTER!
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