Warman's Costume JewelryDe (autor) Pamela Y Wiggins
en Limba Engleză Carte Paperback – 25 Jul 2014
From disposable bauble to collectible art form! Stylish and beautiful, vintage costume jewelry ignites the passions of collectors and fashionistas alike. Originally created as an inexpensive accessory to be worn and then discarded, costume jewelry is now considered an art form worth many times its original purchase price! Warman's Costume Jewelry sparkles with wearable art creating during the past 100 years, spanning the Victorian era through the early part of the 21st century. Dazzling jewelry images, histories, profiles, and current market values are presented by one of the most highly regarded jewelry experts in the country, Pamela Y.
Wiggins. * Detailed descriptions and up-to-date pricing information for more than 750 pieces of jewelry * Valuable background information about jewelry designers and manufacturers * Tips on dating and identifying costume jewelry Warman's Costume Jewelry offers a brilliant showcase for all the glitters!
Dimensiuni: 215 x 276 x 15 mm
Greutate: 0.89 kg
Editura: KRAUSE PUBLICATIONS
Pamela Y. Wiggins, a freelance writer and editor, serves as the expert guide to antiques for About.com where she often shares information on jewelry-related topics. Her experience working with national and regional publications includes serving as a contributing editor for Heritage Magazine, and writing for Where GuestBook New York, Treasures, and Numismatist among many others. She is the author of Buying and Selling Antiques & Collectibles on eBay (Thomson Course Technology), and recently wrote the introduction to Warman's Jewelry 5th Edition. Pamela is the co-founder of Costume Jewelry Collectors International, a global organization dedicated to jewelry education serving thousands of participants worldwide.