| Van Dell
Corporation was founded in Providence, RI in 1943. Van Dell manufactured
gold filled, sterling and gold plated jewelry. They used rhinestones,
imitation stones simulating gemstones and both cultured and faux
pearls. The jewelry is usually of high quality with designs resembling
fine jewelry. Van Dell jewelry is not cheap and enjoys high book
(The above information is from Fred Rezazadeh's book Costume Jewelry, A Practical Handbook and you can order this book from my bookstore).
Vintage Van Dell Sterling Silver Heart and Leather Bracelet with Dangling Key Charm in original box. This is new old stock... from a store that closed. The bracelet band is leather and has sterling findings. The heart is a slide charm that measures 1" x 5/8". There is a dangling sterling silver key charm on the one end which is 7/8" long. Key and Heart Slide are marked VD SS or Sterling Silver. Excellent condition. Box has a pink fuzzy finish (the name of this stuff escapes me at the moment) and the inside which holds the bracelet is beige. The box is marked Van Dell in script. Beautiful bracelet and great for Valentine's Day or any other day!
BS206 Price: $33.00
Van Dell 12kt gold filled link bracelet with 4 pronged blue topaz colored stones. This is a beautiful bracelet, c 1950's. Measures 7-1/2" and is in very good condition.
BS049 Price: $46.00
Van Dell Sterling Smokey Grey Rhinestone Leaf & Crystal Screwback Earrings. So beautiful! There is a square, faceted smokey grey rhinestone, prong set into a sterling setting with a single textured leaf that has a tiny prong set crystal on it. These screwback earrings are in excellent condtion and are c 1950s. Measures 7/8" x 3/8".
ES237 Price: $24.00
Van Dell Blue 12kt goldfilled square faceted Rhinestone Screwback Earrings. c 1950s. The pale blue rhinestones are prong set and sparkle beautifully! The stones measures 1/4" x 3/16". Excellent condition.
ES236 Price: $16.00
Van Dell 12kt Goldfilled Goldstone Screwback Earrings. So beautiful! These are in like new condition, too. Beautiful Victorian like design on the bottom of the goldfilled setting. These measure 7/8" x 3/8". The Goldstone cab is bezel set. c 1950's.
Van Dell Goldfilled Onyx Screwback Earrings. c 1940s New Old stock with original tag on them. These of course are in excellent condition and are quality made. They hang down about 1".
Van Dell Goldstone Earrings. 12kgf Gold-Filled screwbacks. 3/4" x 1/2" in excellent condition.
ES104 Price: $20.00
This set is in it's original box, it is Sterling Silver...int the shape of a heart. The pendant consists of handset clear round rhinestones and marquis shaped baby blue rhinestones. The Heart measures 1-1/2" x 1-1/4" and the herringbone type chain is 15" in length, more of a choker length, actually. The earrings are screwbacks measuring 1" x 3/4". This would make a wonderful GIFT for that person close to your heart!
1940's Van Dell 12K GF Chatelaine Pin Set in Original Box. G.R. Pattisons in East Liverpool, Ohio) This is a great gift idea! Brushed finish to the gold in a leaf motif with berries. Double dhain to connect the pins. The larger pin measures 1-1/2" x 1-1/4" and the smaller is 1" in diameter. Never worn. This came from an estate auction with the jewelry purchased in the 40's and 50's frome Fine Jewelry Stores. Most were never worn.
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Van Dell 1940's Yellow & Rose Gold Watch Pin. The circle is yellow gold and the bow is red gold 12kt gf. There is a golden bead in the center of the bow. The back has a loop for hanging a watch. 1-1/8" wide x 1-1/4" high. Excellent condition.
PS590 Price: $24.00
Van Dell 12kt GF 1940's Retro Floral Pin. Garnet Colored Stone set in a Rose Gold and Yellow Gold Floral Setting. Measures 2-7/8" x 1-1/2". Excellent condition.
PS583 Price: $37.00
Van Dell 1940's Emerald Green Stone Red and Yellow GF Retro Stylized Pin. Marked Van Dell 12kt GF on Sterling. The leaf of the pin is yellow gold as are the stems... the rest is a rosy colored gold. There are two emerald green bezel set stones in the center of the two flowers. The pin measures 3-1/4" high x 1-1/2" wide. excellent condition. The picture gives this a washed out look, but I assure you the gold is more intense and the green stones are emerald in color.
PS432 Price: $37.00
Van Dell Cultured Pearl Watch Pin. This is a beauty! The circle is yellow gold and the bow is red gold 12kt gf. There is a cultured pearl in the center of the bow. The back has a loop for hanging a watch. 1-1/8" wide x 1-1/4" high. Excellent condition.
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PS428 Price: $34.00
Van Dell Pin with Aqua Blue Tear shaped faceted stones and pearl center. This is gorgeous! Measures 2-1/2" x 5/8". Excellent condition.
1940's Van Dell Aqua RS and
Clear with two colors of gold. The leaf is a red color gold and also
one layer of the petals on the flower. 12kt gf. Measures 2" across
x 1-1/2" high. The three rs's at the top are grey in color. Not sure
if they should be clear or grey, but could be replaced without much
effort if grey doesn't suit you.
PS331 Price: $28.00
1940's Van Dell Twin pins...also
called Chatelaine Pins... these can be worn
together or apart as the chain just fits over the hook on each pin.
These are pink and yellow Gold in color but 12kt gold filled. The BOW
is what is pink and so is the connecting chain and the rest of the pins
are yellow gold. One pin measures 1-1/4" across the other 1". Aqua blue
rhinestone pronged...in the center of the bow in each pin. Excellent
PS268 Price: $52.00
Van Dell Flower Pin in two colors of gold; yellow and rose. The flowers are textured and have faux sapphires set in the center of each. Measures 2-1/2" x 1" wide. 1/20 12kgf. Excellent condition.
PS219 Price: $37.00
Gorgeous 1940's flower pin identical to P056 only the stones are Pink. Marked Van Dell 1/20 12kgf Gold on Sterling. Measures 2-1/2" high 1" wide.
PS082 Price: $46.00
Van Dell Gold on Sterling Pin with 6 marquis shaped amethyst-colored stones forming the flower with a pearl center. Brooch measures just over 2-3/4" Also marked 1/20 12kt G.F. on Sterling.
P056 Price: $42.00
Van Dell 14kt GF Gold Cross on a Speidel USA 14kt Overlay Chain. Could be worn by a man. The size of the cross is 1-1/2" x 1" w/o bail. The chain measures 2". NEW OLD STOCK. Original price $48.00 in 1970's. Original Box and tags.
NS527 Price: $46.00
Vintage Van Dell 14kt gf Tiger Eye and Gold Bead Choker Strung on Chain. This is on the original card with an original price of 24.50 from 1970 - 1980. NEW Old Stock. No Van Dell Box. The chain measures 16" and the Tiger Eye 5mm and the Goldfilled Beads measure 4mm.
NS523 Price: $33.00
Vintage Van Dell 14kt gf & Sterling Beads Strung on Chain Choker. This comes on the original card with an original price of $30.50 in 1970-1980. NEW Old Stock. Original box is not included. These came on a jewelry display tray. Measures 16" and the gold beads are 4mm and the silver 3mm.
NS522 Price: $37.00
Van Dell Goldfilled Opal Chips in Lucite Cab Pendant. Very similiar to the pin PS439. This is very dainty... the opal cab measures about 3/8" x 5/16". The chain is about 18" long. Excellent condition. A gorgeous item that would make a great gift!
NS281 Price: $37.00