Dazzling, stunning and coveted, costume jewelry has brought sparkle and elegance to the world of fashion for centuries. Whether you are just starting out, an established collector, or simply interested in vintage fashion, this book tells you everything you need to know. This stunning guide includes a comprehensive introduction to costume jewelry - through Ancient Egypt to 19th-century America - and provides the most authoritative information on 20th-century jewelry by iconic names such as Trifari, Coro, Chanel and Dior. Exploring subjects like Art Deco jewelry, costume jewelry in Hollywood films, Bakelite and unsigned pieces, this book also shows hundreds of beautiful designs and the most sought-after makers' marks.
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