Vintage Pakula Rhinestone Necklace & Bracelet
This gorgeous choker necklace and matching bracelet is set in Rhodium plated silvertone metal. The alternating amethyst and blue AB rhinestones are all in excellent condition. There are 12 links on the necklace, with a 3" hook and chain on one end, and a 4" chain with the Pakula dangle on the other end, and accomodates a 15" neckline. The matching bracelet has 9 links and measures 7" from end to end. There is absolutely no wear to these pieces, and they are in new condition.
Founded in Chicago around 1940, Pakula Jewelry Company can often be mistaken for Lisner or Coro. Coro has a dangle which is somewhat similar to this one used by Pakula. Not too commonly found on the market. As of 1998 Pakula was still in business today.
Book: by Fred Rezazadeh. . Costume Jewelry A practical handbook and Value Guide, Collector Books, Paducah, Kentucky — Pakula: [Page 124].