Juliana DeLizza & Elster for Avon - Beaded Bolo Necklace - Free Shipping - DE229
Description ~ DeLizza and Elster is known to have manufactured product for a vast number of companies, and Avon is one of those companies - Mr. DeLizza, in his book, also talks about the fashion trend: Bolo Ties for Women, and this is one of those "ties"... done w/a beaded chain and accented w/tassels, this piece is decorated w/a marbled green cabochon that lays in a filigree setting - still very fashionable today!
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This beaded bolo by DeLizza & Elster for Avon is featured in Ann Pitman's book - Juliana Jewelry Reference DeLizza and Elster Identification and Value Guide
Measurements ~ chain is approximately 40" in total length w/the "tie" measuring about 1" x 1 1/8"
Dates ~ c1980
Markings ~ marked - "Avon ©" ~ please see pictures.
Know You are Buying Real D&E ~ in addition to being a book piece and confirmed by Mr. DeLizza, this piece is also constructed w/the beaded chain D&E is known to have used, as well as w/square wires
Condition ~ Excellent: this jewelry shows little evidence of age or use - it wears phenomenally! All materials are present, clear, and chip/flake free; the hardware is in good, working order.
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