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Sterling , Gold, and Goldfilled Charms

and Vintage Charm Bracelets


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Vintage Charm Bracelets including Sterling, Goldfilled & Goldtone

Vintage Rhinestone Charm Bracelet-Spells CANADA
NMG 13067

Here is a classic vintage silvertone charm bracelet with clear rhinestone letter charms spelling the word CANADA. Measures 6-1/2" long. Unmarked. Bracelet is in very good condition.Very collectible!

Vintage DISNEY Silvertone Charm Bracelet
NMG 14935

Here is a classic vintage silvertone charm bracelet featuring chocolate charms from Hershey Park, PA. Charms include a chocolate PA state map, silvertone Hershy's Kiss candy, and a miniature Hershey's chocolate bar. Measures 7" long. Unmarked. Bracelet is in very good condition.Very collectible!

Vintage Charm Bracelet with Goldfilled Silhouette Charms
NMG 14934

Nostalgic vintage goldfilled charm bracelet with four hand engraved boy and girl plaques. These plaques include names and dates-a grandmother's pride and joy! Names include Meghan 6-24-76 (marked Crea 12 KGF disc), John 8-27-74 (marked 12 KGF), Katie 3-16-71 (marked Gerber 1/ 20 12 KGF ), Timothy 11-13-78 (marked Crea 1/20 12 KGF). This single link charm bracelet measures a comfortable length at 7" with a spring clasp. Additional charms can be easily added. Bracelet is marked 1/20 12 KGF. All parts of this bracelet are in very good condition with vintage patina. A real find!

$26.00

Vintage Charm Bracelet with Goldfilled Silhouette Charms
NMG 14735

Nostalgic vintage goldfilled charm bracelet with six hand engraved boy and girl plaques. These plaques include names and dates-a grandmother's pride and joy! Names include David William 5-2-68 (marked Elco 12 KGF), Richard Charles, Jr. 5-27-61 (marked Elco 12 KGF), Kay Margarett 4-22-48 (marked Automade 1/ 20 12 KGF ), Claire Marie 5-3-46 (marked Automade 1/20 12 KGF), Susan Dorothy 12-29-39 (marked 1/20 12 KGF), and Richard Charles, Sr. 8-18-39 (marked Sterling). This single link charm bracelet measures a comfortable length at 7" with a foldover clasp. Additional charms can be easily added. Bracelet is marked Automade 1/20 12 KGF. All parts of this bracelet are in very good condition with vintage patina. A real find!

$42.00

Vintage 1960s LOADED Vintage Signed Sterling Charm Bracelet
NMG 14348

From a Williamsburg estate, this is a classic vintage charm bracelet with 15 very interesting charms; most are Sterling. Measures 7" long. The bracelet is marked Sterling on spring clasp. Charms are as follows: "R" letter with pearl accent (unmarked, goldtone finish), Virginia state map (marked Sterling on back), Eastern Star (marked Sterling), Serenity prayer (marked Wells Sterling), gavel (unmarked), photo (unmarked), diamond ring (unmarked), Myrtle Beach, South Carolina (unmarked ), Graduation Day (marked Beau Sterling), shamrock and horse shoe (shamrock marked JewelArt Sterling, horse shoe marked Sterling), rhinestone heart (unmarked), Maryland state map (marked Wells Sterling), heart charm (marked Sterling), and a mustard seed charm (not marked). Total metric weight for all items is 0.9 ounce = 25.5146 grams. Bracelet is in very good condition with vintage patina; has not been polished or cleaned. Very collectible!

LOADED Vintage Signed Sterling Charm Bracelet
NMG 12123

This is a fun vintage charm bracelet with 9charms. Measures 8" long. The bracelet is marked Sterling on push in clasp. Charms are as follows: bubble heart locket charms (opens), musical note charm, bowling pin and ball charm, horse head and shoe charm, Merry Christmas charm, dancer charm, movable telephone charm, Happy Birthday charm with topaz stone, and graduation hat with tassel marked Diane 6-21-62. All charms marked Sterling. Bracelet is in very good condition. Very collectible!

Vintage Signed Sterling Charm Bracelet-Princess, Inc.
NMG 11487

Here is vintage Sterling charm bracelet from Princess, Inc. located in New York, N.Y. Marked with the letter P inside a diamond. This mark was first used in February 1962. Perfect for your collection of new or vintage charms. This double link charm bracelet measures a comfortable length at 7" with a spring clasp. Charms can be easily added. Marked Sterling. In good condition with vintage patina.

Sterling Charm Bracelet
NMG 11493

Here is a contemporary Sterling charm bracelet-ready for charms to be added. We have 2 lengths; 7" or 8". Just let us know which suits you best. Chased link bracelet, marked Italy 925. New item; not previously owned or worn. Excellent condition.

$16.00

Contemporary Sterling Charm Bracelet-Hearts & Teddy Bears
NMG 11492

Here is a charming contemporary Sterling charm bracelet featuring puffy heart and teddy bear charms. Measures 7-1/2" in length with spring closure. Signed 925 HC and another unreadable mark. In very good condition; can be polished if desired.

Vintage Goldfilled Charm Bracelet
NMG 11488


Here is vintage goldfilled charm bracelet. Perfect for your collection of new or vintage charms. This double link charm bracelet measures a comfortable length at 7-1/3" with a spring clasp. Charms can be easily added. Marked 1/20 12K GF. In good condition with vintage patina.

$20.00

Vintage Charm Bracelet with Sterling Monogrammed Charms
NMG 11477

Nostalgic vintage Sterling charm bracelet with monogrammed charms including names and dates-a grandmother's pride and joy! Names include Clair 7-14-17 (marked Sterling), Amy 6-17-20 (marked Sterling),, Ted 4-1-46 (marked Sterling), Vicky 6-26-54 (marked Sterling), Pat 5-3-61 (marked Sterling), Tami 10-28-62 (marked Sterling), Barbie 6-14-47 (marked Sterling), and Art 2-18-51 (marked Sterling). Birth dates are engraved on the back of each boy or girl charm. This single link charm bracelet measures a comfortable length at 7" with a foldover clasp. Additional charms can be easily added. Bracelet is not marked as to manufacturor or silver content. In very good condition.

$82.00

Vintage 1940s Sterling Charm Bracelet
NMG 8962

Charm bracelets have been popular for generations. Now, Sterling charm bracelets are collectible and sentimental. Here is a classic example of a vintage charm bracelet created with 5 Sterling charms including a large heart, movie projector (with moving handle), hat, Coast Guardsman, and a bench with lettering Hold Me Tight. The Sterling charm bracelet itself is a single link chain style, measuring 7" in length. Only the heart and bench charm are marked Sterling. A wonderful vintage item.

1940s Sterling Charm Bracelet
NMG 11330

Here is fabulous 1940s Sterling charm bracelet. Perfect for your collection of new or vintage charms. This charm bracelet measures a comfortable length at 7-1/2" x 1/4" with a vintage spring clasp. Charms can be easily added. Marked Sterling. In excellent condition with vintage patina.

NMG11330 $28.00

Art Deco Sterling Charm Bracelet
NMG 11028

Here is fabulous Art Deco Sterling charm bracelet. Perfect for your collection of new or vintage charms. This charm bracelet measures a comfortable length at 7" with a lovely vintage clasp. Charms can be easily added. Marked Sterling. In excellent condition with vintage patina.

NMG11028 $28.00

Vintage Sterling Charm Bracelet
NMG 11029

Here is vintage Sterling charm bracelet. Perfect for your collection of new or vintage charms. This double link charm bracelet measures a comfortable length at 7" with a spring clasp. Charms can be easily added. Marked Sterling. In good condition with vintage patina.

NMG11029 $24.00
Vintage Charms including Sterling and Goldfilled
Vintage Danecraft Sterling Heart Charm-Ann
NMG 14058

Vintage Danecraft Sterling heart charm-engraved with ladies name Ann and Christmas date 12-25-61. Measures 3/4" x 3/4". Marked Danecraft Sterling. Lovely vintage Sterling charm!

Vintage M&M Sterling Ladies Golf Charm
NMG 12585

Here is vintage Sterling ladies golf charm accented with a deep red rhinestone. Perfect for your collection of new or vintage charms. This charm measures 1-1/4" including bale x 5/8". Marked M&M Sterling on back of charm. Can also be worn as a pendant. In very condition with little wear noted. Very collectible.

Vintage Sterling Dolphin Charm NMG 12583

Here is vintage Sterling leaping dolphin charm in wonderful detail. Perfect for your collection of new or vintage charms. This charm measures 7/8" including bale x 3/4" . Marked Sterling on back of charm. Can also be worn as a pendant. In very condition with vintage patina. Very collectible.

Vintage 1927 Sterling Basketball Charm
NMG 10900

This is a vintage Sterling athletic charm. Basketball charm, most probably used to celebrate a winning season or participation in a tournament. This charm is engraved with initials G.N. and the year '27, plus Sterling. Three dimensional, measures 3/4" in diameter. May have been worn with a watch fob, chain, or attached to a ribbon pin. Likely manufactured by Metal Art Company of Rochester, NY. Can be seen in Joanne Schwartz's book entitled Charms and Charm Bracelets-The Complete Guide on page 34. Vintage patina, can be cleaned and polished if desired. Very collectible.

$20.00