Afresh in pistachio, peridot and hint of mint green beads Hobé takes us down memory lane with it's pom pom dangles wrap bracelet and matching cluster clip earrings, circa 1950s. Pieces combine free form givre style beads, faceted aurora borealis barrel beads and marbled cone beads; most beads capped with golden filigree crowns. Simulated pearls serve as spacer and accent beads. The bracelet is done in a memory wire wrap, bypass style with double rows of free form beads with center ladder steps in faceted ab beads. Imitation pearls space. As well as mentioned beads, four pom pom dangles add conical, shell like beads. Gold tone clip earrings complement with clusters of beads / imitation pearls.
The bracelet is difficult to measure since it is composed of memory wire and will accommodate most wrist sizes. Inside circumference is approximately 5 inches to 6 1/2 inches and may expand to fit larger wrist sizes. Width is about 1 inch; dangles, 2 inches. Earrings are 1 1/4 inches x 1 inch with a 1/2 inch profile or height. Largest beads are approximately 9, 12 and 14 millimeters; accent pearls, 3 millimeters. Weight of the bracelet and earrings set is 64.3 grams.
Condition is excellent vintage. All components appear intact. All glass beads free from chips, nicks, cracks or breaks. All retain colors and treatments. Faux pearls retain even white shade, nacre and luster. Bracelet wire retains excellent memory with no stretch out, bends or misalignment. Earrings components securely wired to pierced disks, backed by cover plates. Earring clips strong and secure. Hobé's signature roller wheels intact and pliable. Gold tone / brass tone finishes intact. Some finish wear on reverse of earrings and inside of clips paddles. Clean. Excellent vintage.
Each original earring clip is signed: "Hobé". Bracelet is unsigned Hobé. Circa 1950s-1960s.
Bead dazzled. Bead dangled. Be delivered. By Hobé. At Cody's.
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Hobé Bead Faux Pearl Pom Pom Wrap Bypass Bracelet Earrings Set