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Giovanni vintage costume jewelry

Giovanni vintage costume jewelry

Rose brooch of gold tone. 1960s. Giovanni vintage costume jewelry

Giovanni vintage costume jewelry
According to belief, this rose, known as the Rose of Christ, blooms in snowy mountains on Christmas Eve. Christmas rose is a symbol of hope, love and faith in a miracle! This legend of the Christmas rose served as the inspiration for the creation of the eponymous collection “The Legend of the Christmas Rose”, produced in the 1960s.
The history of Giovanni brand founded by Longcraft began as a jewelry line, the main idea of ​​which became floral motifs. Longcraft company, founded in 1878 in Boston by Thomas Long, still exists, but under a different name – Long’s Jewelry. Noteworthy, Giovanni ceased to exist in 2002.
floral series signed Giovanni immediately won the popularity of women all over the world. A careful approach to the choice of materials, constant development of design and style, combined with the quality led to success. By the way, late Giovanni decorations are compared to Givenchy.

The iconic Rose brooch, which is the hallmark of Giovanni jewelry. This extraordinarily beautiful and magnificently made brooch made of gold tone metal. Beautiful detailed rose flower with tiny streaks and finely worked petals

The iconic Rose brooch, the hallmark of Giovanni. Gold tone metal

Interestingly, if the marking “Giovanni” is clearly stamped – most likely, such decoration was produced in the 1960-1970s. But if the mark is blurred, it means that the date of the creation – the 1980s-90s.

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Maker’s mark

Bow brooch of gold tone

Bow brooch of gold tone

Giovanni vintage costume jewelry

A couple of butterflies on a branch. Textured gold tone pin

A couple of butterflies on a branch. Textured gold tone pin

Angel fish brooch. Gold tone, black and white enamel, rhinestones

Angel fish brooch. Gold tone, black and white enamel, rhinestones

Autumn leaf brooch. Gold tone jewelry alloy, enamel

Autumn leaf brooch. Gold tone, enamel

Blue enamel fish brooch

Blue enamel and gold tone fish brooch

Bow gold tone brooch

Ribbon Bow gold tone vintage brooch

Candle Lamp Christmas brooch

Candle Lamp Christmas brooch

Cute dog brooch. Jewelry alloy of gold tone, enamel crystals. 4.8 cm

Cute dog brooch. Gold tone, enamel, crystals. 4.8 cm

Enameled leaf clips, vintage

Enameled leaf clips, vintage

Fairy Peacock Brooch. Jewelry alloy color of yellow gold. Emerald green and light green enamel. Crystal eye. 1970s 7.2 cm

Fairy Peacock Brooch. Gold tone, emerald green and light green enamel. Crystal eye. 1970s 7.2 cm

Five petal gold tone brooch, vintage

Five petal gold tone brooch, vintage

Flower brooch. 1960s. Jewelry alloy of gold tone

Flower brooch of gold tone. 1960s

Pansy Flower Pin Brooch

Pansy Flower Pin Brooch

Pink rose brooch. Jewelry alloy of gold tone, enamel

Pink rose brooch. Gold tone, enamel

Saxophone vintage brooch. Jewelry alloy. 7 cm

Saxophone vintage brooch. 7 cm

Sea gull three dimensinal brooch

Sea gull three dimensional brooch

Silver tone butterfly brooch

Silver tone butterfly brooch

Strawberry vintage brooch. 4,5 cm

Strawberry brooch. 4,5 cm

Three leaf gold tone textured brooch

Three leaf gold tone textured brooch

Tiger. Black enamel, gold tone metal brooch

Tiger brooch. Black enamel, gold tone

Two hearts brooch. Jewelry alloy, pearl

Two hearts brooch with pearl

Varnished enamelled brooch Autumn leaf. Jewelry alloy, enamel, lacquer. 7 cm

Autumn leaf brooch. Enamel, lacquer. 7 cm

Shell with pearl gold tone brooch. 4 cm. 1970s

Shell with pearl gold tone brooch. 4 cm. 1970s