MIRIAM HASKELL necklace from France, abalone sea shells on woven cord

MIRIAM HASKELL necklace from France, abalone sea shells on woven cord necklace with tiny orange seashell accents, 19-1/2″ wearable length and the shells range from 2-1/2″ down to 1-5/8″. I have had other necklaces similar in style to this and some were marked “France”. I assume Haskell got them from there, just as she sourced … Continue reading “MIRIAM HASKELL necklace from France, abalone sea shells on woven cord”

MIRIAM HASKELL Hess coral glass beads dress clip

MIRIAM HASKELL Hess coral glass beads dress clip with imitation pearls and set in gold petals and leaves, priced as is because there is finish missing on the smaller pearls, 2-1/3″. A Frank Hess design for Miriam Haskell, it is unsigned as was typical for this era, circa 1940. View #H36784 $128.00

MIRIAM HASKELL Hess stick coral round dress clip

HASKELL Hess stick coral round dress clip with antiqued gold tone filigree center, by Frank Hess for Miriam Haskell circa 1940, 2-1/4″. It is not signed, as was typical of their pieces in that era. View #H34221 $168.00

MIRIAM HASKELL acorn dress clip with brown glass beads and seed beads and green cord

HASKELL acorn dress clip with brown glass beads and seed beads and twisted green cord, 2-1/2″. This shows the clever way in which Haskell and Frank Hess designed jewelry during the WWII era, when materials were short. Item 35516, which can be purchased separately, shows this clip in an original advertising art work, as seen … Continue reading “MIRIAM HASKELL acorn dress clip with brown glass beads and seed beads and green cord”