was the trademark used by Joseph H. Meyer and Bros., founded in
New York at the turn of the century. This hallmark was first used
in 1911. Richelieu primarily was noted for their simulated Pearl
jewelry as well as men's jewelry. The hallmark is still being used
by Lisner-Richelieu Corporation.
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Richilieu Double Strand Moonstone Lucite Necklace. c 1950s. Two graduated strands; the shortest is 17-1/2". Handknotted with push in clasp that has a moonstone lucite cab. the color is a soft light blue. Very good condition.
Vintage Richilieu Faux Pearl Earrings - Two Pairs. These are clip back / screw backs. These are stunning earrings - one pair has a blue tint to the color and the other has a pink tint. If you hold them up to the light, they are somewhat transparent. The Faux Pearls measure 12mm. These came in an estate from the 1960s. Excellent condition.
ES323 Price: $16.00