J. R. Wood Catalogue, 1919

Morning Glory Antiques & Jewelry presents ~ JEWEL CHAT Costume Jewelry Magazine JEWELRY CATALOGUE J. R. Wood & Sons Catalogues dated 1917 and 1919 Old catalogues are wonderful references for dating jewelry and illustrating how and with what it was worn. This one not only displayed the jewelry, but also described with pride the owners, … Continue reading “J. R. Wood Catalogue, 1919”

MIRIAM HASKELL Hess wood and glass beads dress clip

MIRIAM HASKELL Hess wood and glass beads dress clip with green glass seed beads, circa 1940, 4-1/4″ long.  A Frank Hess design for Miriam Haskell, it is unsigned as was typical for this era, circa 1930’s.   View   #H37172   $238.00

MIRIAM HASKELL by Frank Hess wood beads dress clip

MIRIAM HASKELL by Frank Hess wood beads dress clip with green glass seed bead finials and green wooden leaves, circa 1930’sand typical for this era, not signed, 2-1/8″.   View   View     View   #H21534   $188.00

Wooden Jewelry

Morning Glory Collects… things we love to buy, wear and share Note: These items were photographed from private collections, and are for reference only. Most are not for sale, though you are welcome to ask if something strikes your fancy. Jewelry that is available to buy can be accessed by clicking HERE. WOOD JEWELRY One … Continue reading “Wooden Jewelry”

Joseff of Hollywood

Morning Glory Antiques & Jewelry presents ~ JEWEL CHAT Costume Jewelry Magazine Joseff of Hollywood Jewelry 1938-present Joseff of Hollywood Jewelry made it’s reputation by providing the vast majority of jewelry used in Hollywood movies during the 1930’s, 1940’s and 1950’s (although he did not make jewelry from 1942-1944). Owner and designer Eugene Joseff created … Continue reading “Joseff of Hollywood”

Wood Jewelry

Morning Glory Antiques & Jewelry presents ~ JEWEL CHAT Costume Jewelry Magazine WOOD JEWELRY One way to survive hard times is with wit… a sense of humor and an appreciation for the absurd. The 1930’s and 1940’s, Depression years followed by war years, brought about some of the wittiest and most absurd jewelry of the … Continue reading “Wood Jewelry”

HASKELL Hess dress clip with carved wood flowers, stick coral

HASKELL Hess dress clip with carved wood flowers with stick coral and gold tone leaves, 4-5/8″.  A Frank Hess design for Miriam Haskell, it is unsigned as was typical for this era, circa 1940, and it is in excellent condition.   View   #H37627   $238.00