Vintage Castlecliff Tri-color Leaves Necklace RARE 1950s 3D
A lovely statement 3D vintage necklace featuring a fob of tri-tones of bronze, gold and silver leaves. CASTLECLIFF & C(copyright) marked on the back of necklace fob. Also has number 5 and letter S. Most of these peices are silver plated, which may explain the "S".
CONDITION: Vintage Excellent condition
COLOUR AND MATERIALS: Gold - Silver (dark) - Bronze plated base metal
The heavy bronzy-gold chain is 18" long and has a C clasp. The fob is 3" so quite a statement. Mint condition.
Founder (s): Clifford Burst and Joseph Bobley in New York City. 1918 - 1977 -The first use of the Castlecliff mark was in 1941. They also used Sterling Castlecliff and, Castlemark and Cassandra as hallmarks. Their jewelry was well made and sold in better department stores. In the 70s Castlecliff became part of Carnegie Industries Co. In the 80s the company became part of Lucien Piccard Industries. Signature Designs: Intricate designs reflective of history. Gothic,Art Deco and Renaissance in styling.