Lovely oversized filigree pendant houses an light green cabochon stone and opens as a large poison ring.
History: Outsized cocktail rings, bracelets with wide bands and three dimensional clasps, large pendants and bulky necklaces were popular in the 1940’s. Retro Jewelry is a fusion of two styles; motifs from the Victorian era and modern romantic designs were both loved. These jewelry items were worn to express femininity, a trait that was considered important to express, now that women were dressing in a more masculine style of straight skirts and tight fitting jackets.
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