Vintage black caged bead earrings
Vintage black caged bead earrings
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Vintage black caged bead earrings

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These vintage black caged bead earrings are modelled on a design often used from the 1940s through to the 1960s and will swing beautifully as you move.

They are made with vintage findings of copper coated brass containing 5 black plastic beads. These were made in post-war Japan for the American jewellery manufacturing industry. They are old warehouse stock, so they are 70 years old and still technically new! 

These earrings are:

  • ethically and sustainably made
  • limited edition
  • made with vintage brass caged beads made in Japan circa 1950s and vintage brass chain
  • 4.3 cm from the top of the hook to the base of the drop
  • Finished with 14 carat gold filled hooks

Handmade in my Melbourne workshop, these earrings contain vintage materials which show signs of their age in a deepened patina and minor wear. I think that is what gives them so much charm.