H. Pomerantz Co NY vintage costume jewellery
H Pomerantz Co NY vintage costume jewellery
Born in 1901, Herman Pomerantz entered the business in the 1920s, and for some time worked with his partner Max Silverman. In fact, Pomerantz designed jewelry until 1953, although the renewed company continued making jewelry until the 1960s. Herman Pomerantz passed away in 1967 at the age of 66.
In addition to costume jewelry, H. Pomerantz Co NY produced metal belts and buckles. The jeweler used a variety of materials, including bakelite. Besides, the company produced beautiful buttons, including women’s cuff buttons.
All ornaments, mostly brooches, labeled “H. Pomerantz & Co. N.Y.,” “H. Pomerantz Inc. N.Y.,” “H. Pomerantz Co.” and “H. Pomerantz” – are the rarest to date. According to other sources, H. Pomerantz Co, NY was in business between 1880 and 1940. Most likely, they mean the eponymous company, which existed even before the birth of Herman Pomerantz.
Noteworthy, the auction value for some of the works of this jewelry company now already reaches more than thousand dollars !!! Undoubtedly, the brooch studded with clear rhinestones, made by H. Pomerantz Co is a luxurious gift for a woman of any age with the most demanding taste.