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Admira Admark vintage costume jewelry

Admark Sterling vintage costume jewelry

Hummingbird brooch. Sterling silver, gold vermeil, crystals. 7cm. 1950s. (Admira) Admark vintage costume jewelry

Admark vintage costume jewelry
This vintage brooch “Hummingbird” is a magnificent example of detailed realistic figurative design retro jewelry. Marked “Admark Sterling”, it is 12 K gold filled. The eye of the bird is an insert of deep ruby ​​glass.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania based company Admira Jewelry Corporation was created by a designer-jeweler Albert Adler in 1945. Noteworthy, he renamed the company in 1954 into Admark Co Inc. According to sources, the company actively worked till 1960s. Then, after ups and downs, a rebirth in the 1980s, and a change of owners and directions, the company ceased to exist.
Especially valuable is genuine and imitation jewelry created in the 1940s-1960s.
Traditionally, the designers of this company used 12 K gold filling, sterling silver and natural stones. In particular, carnelian, rock crystal, carved shell, tigers eye, jasper, black onyx, chalcedony, chrysoprase, and more. The markings most often include “Admark”. Thanks to the high quality and craftsmanship, the vintage jewelry of this company has been perfectly preserved. However, these decorations are extremely rare in the vintage jewelry market and collectible.


Cameo earrings. 12 K gold filled, carved shell. 1950s

Cameo earrings. 12 K gold filled, carved shell. 1950s

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Admark vintage costume jewelry

Multicolor glass cabochons wreath brooch. Gold Plated Sterling Silver

Multicolor glass cabochons wreath brooch. Gold Plated Sterling Silver

REU Monogram Pin. 12 K gold filled

REU Monogram Pin. 12 K gold filled

Roman warrior cameo bar sterling silver brooch

Roman warrior cameo bar sterling silver brooch

Screw back earrings. 12 K gold filled, lucite

Screw back earrings. 12 K gold filled, lucite

Wreath brooch. Gold tone, Jasper, black onyx, hand carved. 1960s

Genuine scarabs leaf wreath brooch. Gold tone, Jasper, black onyx, hand carved. 1960s

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