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About The Book
The Napier Jewelry book is a visual encyclopedia of Napier Costume Jewelry. It tells the heretofore untold and phenomenal story of The Napier Co.’s inception, development, flowering, and ultimate success. It chronicles the history of its management, manufacturing, marketing, and most importantly, the unparalleled beauty of Napier fashion jewelry. With approximately 4000 pictures of Napier jewelry history and over 250,000 words of text and descriptions, you will be taken step-by-step, decade by decade, through the development of the Napier style. As a collector, you will learn to recognize the findings, materials, and designs to appropriately circa-date the Napier jewelry in which you are investing. As a lover of vintage costume jewelry, you will enjoy the drama and excitement of the trials, tribulations, and breakthroughs at each stage of the Napier journey. In the end, you will have a deep and lasting appreciation of the romantic story infused into the metal, gemstones, crystals, cabochons, and elegance of each piece of Napier jewelry that you own or are considering owning. Be sure to click our shop link to select your favorite Napier jewelry from our carefully curated collection of fine vintage jewelry. The perfect one-stop-shopping for the vintage jewelry collector. With more than 100 pieces and more added weekly.
Absolutely fabulous vintage Napier mottled green glass bikini belt. The piece can be worn creatively either as a necklace or a belt. It features five plaques surmounted by green and turquoise-colored cabochons suspending four coordinating beads. These are extremely rare and were made in very limited quantities. Sometimes this “stone” is called Peking Glass, but that is an incorrect term.