A Century of Jewelry: Classy, Flashy, and Trashy!
Outstanding photos of over 1,000 pieces of fine and costume jewelry chronicle the widening accessibility of jewelry over a one hundred year period from 1860 to 1960. Materials include traditional precious metals and stones, as well as vulcanite, hair, plastics, aluminum, etc. Glossary, bibliography, and current values included. Sure to inspire and delight beginning and advanced collectors, historians, and designers.