This sweet, summery vintage bracelet and earrings set is a highly-collectible and stylish example of Hattie Carnegie at her very best.
This is such a classic set; it will never go out of style. Orange or tangerine is considered a neutral so it will go with any number of outfits.
It is of obvious quality typical of Hattie Carnegie vintage jewelry. This is a stand-out set.
Bold, brilliant, and accented with bright orange seed beads, the earrings and clamper-style bracelet have a fantastic gold-tone finish.
The bracelet has a fantastic, stylized look with a "twisted" motif characterized by alternating ridged domes and clusters of tiny semi-translucent seed beads in a complementary shade of reddish-orange.
As you can see, the bracelet opens on a hinge and stays closed with a tightly coiled spring. Inside, you will find a hallmark placard which reads "Hattie Carnegie".
The use of this particular mark dates from the 1960s.
Each earring matches the style of the bracelet perfectly.
The feature a fun trompe l'oeil "knotted" shape which textural ridges and vivid orange seed beads.
Hinge clips on the reverse make the earrings extremely comfortable to wear. Each clip is signed "Carnegie" in slanted script.
Despite some very minor wear and a bit of immaterial finish-loss, this vibrant set remains in good vintage condition.
Measurements: Bracelet measures 3" wide, 2 5/8" tall and rises 5/16" from wrist, Interior circumference is 7" (44.2 grams) Earrings are 1" in diameter and 5/8" deep, (13.4 grams, each) Total Weight: 71 grams (2.5 oz)