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Directory: New Century: Jewelry: Necklaces: Contemporary: Item # 1109246

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The Lush Life Antiques
P.O. Box 670811
Dallas, TX 75367

Hours 12:00 TO 5:00pm CT
TEL. 214-417-0854

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$400

Stunning Swoboda Ruby, Emerald & Opal Necklace
Edward Swoboda started the Swoboda company in 1956 and was one of the few costume jewelers of the time to use semi precious stones in costume settings. Nate Waxman joined the Swoboda company in 1957 and was a pivotal force in making the company one of the "legendary" costume jewelry firms of the 20th century. Nate worked with designs, castings, plating, and mold making, but it was this knowledge coupled with his business know-how that landed him business partner in the 1960's. The company maintained 3 permanent showrooms in Los Angeles, New York, and Dallas, and retailed through the finest of stores including Neiman Marcus, Harrod's of London, Gump's, Marshall Fields, and Saks Fifth Avenue. Lush Life Antiques is pleased to offer select pieces from Mr Waxman's personal vintage collection as well as select reissues.

This phenomenal necklace measures 20" long and is comprised of intertwining vines made from 22k gold plated metal and is elaborately hand set with ruby, emerald, and both black and white opal stone accents. The necklace has a hook closure and is unsigned. In excellent unworn condition. A beautiful conversation piece for your next event.



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