Frank Hess was the man behind the woman; designing art that is one of the most coveted in the vintage jewelry world and his work is instantly recognizable, both in form and value.
These rich real gemstone and ivory earrings are another fine example of Frank Hess’s skill and versatility. There aresix authentic gemstone beads are wired to an ornate filigree back that share the spotlight with an authentic piece of carved floral ivory for additional accent.
The clip-on earrings are exquisite looking and expertly crafted and signed Miriam Haskell on the back of the finding. The clip ons and combination screwbacks, that are French style and date to the late 1940’s.
The earrings are almost 5/8” in diameter and mound over 5/8” high. Both earrings are in excellent vintage condition and guaranteed vintage Miriam Haskell. This is another great find from The Treasure Chest.