Hobe Powder Blue Milk Glass and Rhinestone Hobe Powder Blue Milk Glass and Rhinestone Parure
Up for your consideration is a gorgeous Hobe powder blue milk glass and clear rhinestone set. This is a Hobe parure consisting of a bracelet , necklace and earrings; signed only on the earrings. The metal is silver plated. All stones appear original and present. Great vintage condition and ready to wear. . Frequently, Hobe did not sign this type of wrap bracelet. If it was originally sold as a set, the earrings would have been marked, circa. 1950-1960's.
The bracelet is one size fits all. It is a wire spiral, or memory wire with a glass beads dangling from the ends. The memory wire bracelets are very versatile because they fit almost everyone. In the center is Austrian crystal rhinestone chain.
The earrings are rosette in style with a rhinestone center.
The necklace is rhinestone chain with powder blue drops hanging from the chain and is adjustable. The clasp is a hook.
Bracelet measures from the outside is 6.25 inches x 1.21 inches wide; weighs 42 grams
Earrings are clips measuring 1.14 inches in diameter.; each weighs 11.25 grams
Necklace measures a maximum size of 16.5 inches; weighs 59.10 grams
HISTORY: The company was founded by Jacques Hobe, in 1883 in France. After WW-ll William Hobe', the son, moved the company to the U.S.A. In California he made jewelry for the Ziegfeld Follies, and catered to the Hollywood crowd. Hobe jewelry is still being made, but has nothing to do with the original family. Hobe provided jewelry to high end department stores and expensive boutiques. It was the "darling" of Hollywood starlets in the 50's.
Your purchase will be packed with the utmost care to ensure its safe arrival in a gift box. Open, admire and, if giving a gift, then wrap it the way you like.
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Care: Clean with soft fabric, or non-abrasive polishing cloth. Avoid direct contact with perfumes, hairspray, and deodorants. Jewelry should be worn after application of cosmetics. Store wrapped in soft fabric, sealed in plastic bag or the gift box.
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