Crown Trifari Double Strand Necklace

A signed necklace of white metal beads from the 1940s or 1950s. Second-hand.
Availability: 1 in stock
Stock ID: 743

What's for sale?

This is a signed, double-stranded necklace of round, white metal beads. It was made by Trifari, a well known and collectable, American costume jewellery maker of the 20th century.

It's a classy looking, heavy necklace of comprising over 140 beads on two strands, one slightly shorter than the other. At 66cm (26 inches), it's known as a matinee necklace.

The Crown Trifari signature on the clasp dates the necklace between the 1940s and late 1950s. A copyright symbol was added around 1955, but is not present here.

What condition is it in?

  • Second-hand
  • In good condition
  • There's age-related tarnishing on some of the beads near the clasp

What are the measurements?

  • The longest strand is 66cm long (26 inches)
  • This gives a drop of around 15cm from the base of the neck (6 inches)
  • 153 grams

The mannequin dress form in the pictures is around size 10-12.

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Item Attributes
Attribute nameAttribute value
PeriodMid 20th century (1930-1959)
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