Vintage 60s-70s Accessocraft NYC necklace
Awesome Accessocraft neckace is vintage 1960-70's. Gold tone with a Roman styling with columns,and large faux turquoise, coral, and white beads, alternating with a chunky chain. Columns have delicate scrolling details. Marked Accessocraft NYC. Excellelnt condition and is 31" long, end to end.
The Accessocraft Products Company, NY, was founded by Edgar Rodelheimer and Theodore Steinman, and opened in 1930. The jewelry has been classified good quality with unusual gothic designs and was highly popular in the 1960s having had the Art Deco decorative look of the 1920s and 1930s Many items had a style typical of the Renaissance, Victorian, Art Nouveau, and Rococo ornamentation. The unusual stones used in the jewelry were set in antique gold-tones or bronzed metals. The company ceased operations in 1998.