Go Egyptian! A super collectible and very rare vintage necklace and earrings set from the Egyptian Revival Era (1960s to 1970s). Goldtone finish, with large, detailed Egyptian enamel figures: pharaoh/god, nubian figure, sarcophagus/mummy, and sphinx. Each link is decorated with green enamel cobras and Bakelite wedge pieces. Matching pharoah clip earrings. Highly collectible and so striking!
Book Piece: This set is featured in "Costume Jewelry 202," by Julia C. Carroll. Although there are no signatures on the pieces, the author confirms this is a well known set manufactured by Hobé.
NOTE: Signature Confirmation is required for this item, and is included in the Shipping Fee.
Necklace Length: Adjusts from 14 1/4 to 17 inches (36.1 to 43.1cm)
Necklace Width: 1 5/8 inch (4.1cm)
Earrings Size: 1 inch wide by 1 1/4 inch high (2.5 by 3.1cm)
Total Weight: 112 grams (necklace 93.3g, earrings 18.7g)
Necklace Clasp: Hook clasp with extender chain
Earring Backs: Clips
Signatures: None, but experts attribute this set to Hobé
Condition: Good vintage condition, as shown in the photos. There's some finish and enamel loss typical of pieces of this type and era, but it does not detract from the great detail and artistic design of the pieces.
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