Grosse Berry Brooch
Gorgeous high quality realistic Berry & Leaf gold tone or gold plated brooch from the Grosse Germany Collection. The rose and black marbled center glass bead is surrounded by 6 finely veined leaves. Measures 1 1/2" X 1 3/4" and is dated 1961. I do not test for the gold plating. In my research of this quality designer I have read that most if not all of their pieces were plated. Check out the photos and ask any questions you may have.
Grosse Gold Plate Cherry Blossom Brooch
Lovely 1961 Grosse Gold Plate Brooch measuring 3 1/2" L x 1 1/8" W x 1/2" D. Stunning design looks like a cherry tree branch loaded with blossoms. Each blossom has a colored rhinestone in the center. An impressive quality brooch as always from Grosse. Check out the pictures and ask any questions you may have.
Grosse Gold Rose Brooch
This lovely flower (I think a rose) brooch is made of textured gold tone metal (possibly gold plated). A very 3" dimensional design measuring 2" X 2 1/2" and is 1 1/8" thick. Excellent quality signed Grosse 1966 Germany on the back. Please see pictures and ask any questions you may have.
Grosse Amber Color Necklace
Large Amber Color Handset Crystal Pendant with 6, over and under mounted Rhinestones. Arranged in Concentric order, they are suspended by 5 flat, gold toned strands. Beautiful addition to any collection. This mark copywrites it after 1955, before 1958.
Grosse Tulip Brooch
Another gorgeous Gold Plated flower brooch from Grosse Germany. This beautiful brooch is made to look like a tulip. With the usual quality found in Grosse designs, it is very realistic. Measures 2 3/4" X 1" and dated 1964. Treat yourself to the beauty and high quality of a Grosse Germany piece of jewelry. Please see the pictures and ask any questions you may have. Thank you for visiting my website.
Grosse 1958 Gold 3 Rose Flower Pin
A spectacular 3 Rose flower Gold Tone or Gold Plated Pin. Did not test but most if not all Grosse pieces were Plated. Gorgeous 3-D in design that looks brand new. This 1958 Pin measures 2 1/2" X 2". Check out the pictures and ask any questions you may have.
Elegant Vintage Grosse Brushed Goldtone choker necklace
The necklace fastens with a belt ring fastener and has an extender chain. Made in the typical quality Grosse fashion. Stamped with the Grosse logo & marked with the year of manufacture, "1959". Henkel & Grosse fashioned jewelry for Schlaperelli and Jeanne Lanvin before WW2. Also creators for Christian Dior.
The earrings are not marked Grosse but the wires are gold plated and look great with the necklace.
Grosse 4 Leaf Brooch
Beautiful 4 Leaf Brooch signed Grosse 1968. Brooch features turquoise glass and clear rhinestone set in gold plate-tone. Grosse plated most, if not all, of their jewelry. Have not tested so can't say for sure. Detailed design with brushed gold on front and highly polished gold on back. Measures 2 3/4". Very good condition-No stone missing or dark. No Visible wear on gold plating. This is a book piece valued at $350.00 - $400.00 in The Best of Costume Jewelry Page 62 by Nancy Shiffer. Noticed some peppering in the stones. Please see pictures and ask any questions you may have.
Grosse Golden Bow
Gorgeous Grosse signed and dated 1965. Gold Tone or Plated Bow. Beautifully textured to look like fine grosgrain ribbon. Sure to dress up any outfit particularly during the Christmas Season. Check out the pictures and ask any questions you may have.
1964 Grosse 6 Strand Necklace
Fantastic 6 strand Gold Plate-Tone 16" Necklace. Two Styles of change with three strands each with a Unique design in that the strands are attached in reverse on each side for a twist effect in front as shown in pictures. Slide clasp in good working order. Beautiful high quality as expected from Grosse'. Please see the pictures and ask any questions you may have.
VINTAGE GROSSE CORAL MOTIF NECKLACE
A beautiful signed Grosse Germany 1966 necklace. This necklace is in a goldtone/gold plated (most if not all of Grosse jewelry was made from gold or rhodium plated base metal). I do not test so I make no guarantees regarding the plating. I can only say it looks like it is gold plated. The necklace is designed in a coral branch design. Has the Grosse high quality box clasp and is 16” long and ¾” wide. Henkel and Grosse is the epitome of high quality costume jewelry that any woman would be proud to wear.
VINTAGE GROSSE GERMANY RHINESTONE NECKLACE
Lovely Grosse goldtone necklace measuring approximately 15”. The center piece measured 2 ½ “ open back with foiled simulated aquamarine center stone surrounded by clear rhinestones with simulated peridot stones surrounded by clear rhinestones on each side. Has fold over clasp with clear rhinestones on each side. Clasp has finish loss. The lighter places on chain are camera flash. Signed on clasp Grosse with copyright mark but no date. I believe this dates it to pre 1958. My research indicates as of 1958 all Grosse Jewelry, even the ones made for other companies such as Christian Dior were dated. Henkel & Grosse is well known for their very high quality.
VINTAGE GROSSE ART DECO REVIVAL GREEN GLASS PENDANT NECKLACE
Beautifully crafted faux malachite glass pendants in gold tone or gold plated frames. The top pendant is approx 1 ¾” X 2”, bottom pendant is approx 1” X 1”. The chain is rope style measuring 16” with 2” extender and o ring clasp. Signed and dated Grosse Germany 1971. Grosse Jewelry is always of high quality. There is wear on the back , and a tiny spot on the frame of the small pendant which you have to look for to see. This is a striking necklace and while not perfect, still very much wearable. Please see all the pictures.
VINTAGE GROSSE GRAY PEARL LAVALIER NECKLACE
Simplistic elegance best describes this gorgeous necklace. Gold tone or Plated 16” rope chain leads to twisted rope lavalier holding faux gray pearl. Signed Grosse Germany, and dated 1970 on oval tag by the ring clasp. Welcome to ask any questions you may have. Item#616 $125.00
VINTAGE GROSSE BRAIDED CHAIN WITH TASSEL NECKLACE
This striking Grosse goldtone or most likely gold plated necklace has a braided chain with tassel drop made up of 10 chains of two different designs. The necklace measures approx. 19” X ½” and the tassel is approx 3”. The braided chain is flexible so it lays beautifully on your neck. There are two tones of gold giving a sparkle to the necklace. The clasp is the well know Grosse slide clasp and is signed and dated 1962. Beauty and quality always go hand in hand with Grosse Jewelry. Please excuse the silver looking places in some of my pictures as there is no discoloration on the necklace. The necklace is in excellent vintage condition. Thank you for visiting my site. Please see the pictures and ask any questions you may have.
VINTAGE GERMAN DESIGNER GROSSE NECKLACE – 134 GRAMS
Lovely necklace made by German designer Grosse. I believe it to be gold plated, but it is not marked as to whether it is gold plated, gold filled, or goldtone. Thick curved half-circle beads with grooved lines alternate with large link-style separators. Large fold over clasp in good working order. Marked inside clasp Grosse 1971 Germany with copyright. Necklace measures 16” L and little over ½” W. Bright shining gold and the inner part of each bead and link are hollowed out, allowing the necklace to rest snuggly against you neck. The astounding weight of 134 grams along with the design make this a very unusual must have piece of jewelry. As most of you know Henkel & Grosse made jewelry of the highest quality for their line and for many other designers such as Christian Dior. Excellent condition with no noticeable discoloration or wear. Any discoloration in pictures such as the clasp is from lighting and my camera. Thank you for visiting my web site and please ask any questions you may have.
VINTAGE GROSSE GERMANY ENAMEL BOW NECKLACE
Beautiful goldtone or gold plated necklace measuring 15”. Has a double fold over clasp which adds about an inch. Center piece of the necklace is a white enamel and gold tone or gold plated bow and leaf measuring 2 ¾” X 1 ¼”. The necklace is marked Grosse Germany with copyright on back of bow. No date would indicate the necklace was made between 1955 and 1958. Grosse started dating all their jewelry in 1958, even the jewelry they made for other designers such as Christian Dior which is only one of many. Grosse is noted for the high quality of their jewelry which was usually rhodium or gold plated. Beautiful necklace in wonderful condition showing little if any wear.
VINTAGE GROSSE 3 STRAND 1961 NECKLACE
Lovely gold tone or gold plated 3 strand Necklace. Spring ring clasp, 2” extension, and ½” hallmark makes it approc. 17 ½” long. A must, goes with everything accessory every women needs. Wonderful condition. Thanks for visiting. See the pictures and ask any questions you may have. There is no variance of color in the necklace.. I think a couple of pictures look as if there were – sorry.
VINTAGE GROSSE BLUE LAPIS PENDANT NECKLACE
Beautiful Blue Lapis and rhinestone pendant necklace. This appears to be a genuine Lapis stone, but I cannot be sure. I do see some variations which could indicate it is genuine Lapis. The lapis is set in a rectangle gold tone, or gold plated frame surrounded by clear rhinestones. Three clear rhinestones are attached on the top of the rectangle and the gold tone or gold plated necklace. The necklace measures 15” with 2” extension and spring ring clasp. Pendant is 1 2/4” T X ½” W. Necklace is in wonderful condition. I believe it was made after 1955 because it has a copyright mark, and before 1958 because it is not dated. Henkel & Grosse organized in Pforzheim, Germany in 1907. Highly respected and considered the Premier Designers. Their costume jewelry was usually gold or rhodium plated. They also made sterling and gold jewelry.Some of their jewelry had genuine stones. The also designed jewelry for high-end companies such as Christian Dior, Schiaparelli, Lavin, and others. Quite an achievement. See my pictures and ask any questions you may have. Thanks for the visit please come back to see what’s new.
VINTAGE GROSSE GERMANY BRAIDED ROPE NECKLACE
Another gorgeous necklace from Grosse of Germany. Henkel and Grosse are considered Premier Designers and designed jewelry for many High-End companies like Christain Dior, Lavin, and many others. This necklace is a twisted braided rope design in primarily goldtone, however there is one braid in silvertone running through it. This sets it apart from other necklaces of this type by giving you the option of wearing other accessories of silver or gold. The necklace is in very good condition and measures 18” long. It can be worn shorter by moving the fold over clasp higher on the extension chain. It is approx. 7/16” thick, and weighes about 4 ounces, (postal scale). An outstanding signed piece of jewelry which will exemplify the superior craftsmanship of Henkel and Grosse. The necklace is signed Grosse with copyright and Germany. Since there is no date I believe this necklace dates after 1955 and before 1958 when they started dating their jewelry. Thank you for visiting Jan’s Treasure Chest. See the pictures and ask any question you may have.
VINTAGE 1970 GROSSE GERMANY GOLD NUGGET CHOKER NECKLACE
Absolutely stunning Grosse Germany Signed Grosse (copyright) Germany 1970. This richly Gold Vermeil High-End Designer Necklace looks Amazing. The surface of each of these Nugget Stylized Links is Textured with Illusionary Cuts that Mimic Shimmering Gold. The Necklace has an adjustable chain to make the Necklace Longer of Shorter. Also Each End has a Spring Ring Clasp and Both Clasps are in working Condition. Necklace measures 15 ¾ inches and 3/16 inch wide. Vintage condition with little to no wear. This Necklace has so much Glitz and Glimmer it is bound to be a favorite for any occasion. See my other pictures and ask any questions you may have. Thanks for stopping by for a visit and please come back again to see what is new.
VINTAGE GROSSE MESH LOVE KNOT NECKLACE
Lovely signed Grosse (copyright) Germany Mesh necklace with Love Knot in center. This necklace is a beautiful deep goldtone or gold plated. Measures 15” long and has 2” extension with spring ring clasp. A very sharp all occasion necklace in wonderful. The necklace is not dated, but has copyright mark. I believe that puts it after 1955 and before 1958 when Grosse started dating their jewelry. Check the pictures and ask any question you may have. Thanks for visiting Jan’s Treasure Chest.
VINTAGE 1964 GROSSE MESH NECKLACE
Gorgeous Signed Grosse Mesh Necklace with tied Wheat piece on the side. The usual fine craftsmanship expected from Henkel and Grosse. The mesh necklace is a very nice substantial weight. Necklace measures approx. 15” long and ¼” wide. The necklace has slide clasp in good working order. The tied wheat decoration is approx. 2” long and ½” wide. See the other pictures and ask any questions you may have. Please visit again as we are adding new things as time allows.
VINTAGE 1962 GROSSE LEAF NECKLACE
Another wonderful Grosse signed goldtone, or gold plated necklace. Mesh necklace measures 16 ½” long with the central textured viened leaf measuring 1” at the widest point and 1 ½´long. Necklace has spring ring clasp. Can be worn with leaf in different positions depending on the preferences of the wearer. Good condition. See pictures and ask any questions you may have. Thanks for visiting Jan’s Treasure Chest.
VINTAGE GROSSE GOLDTONE AND ENAMEL NECKLACE
Signed beautifully designed necklace. It is signed Grosse, copyright, Germany. I believe this dates the necklace after 1955 and before 1958 when they started dating their jewelry. The necklace measures 16” including extension. Has spring ring clasp. The goldtone and beige enamel center piece measures approx. 3”. The textured goldtone or gold plating looks like it was brushed on. A lovely addition to your collection or wardrobe. See the pictures and ask any questions you may have. Thanks for visiting Jan’s Treasure Chest and check back for new things.
VINTAGE GROSSE BLACK ENAMEL & GOLD TONE BOW BROOCH
A gorgeous Grosse vintage bow brooch. It is gold tone or possible gold plated with black enamel and many rhinestones. I do not test, but have read that the majority of grosse jewelry was gold plated. This is a beautiful design and quality expected from Grosse. The brooch measures 1 ¼ W X 1 ¼ H and is in wonderful vintage condition. The brooch is signed Grosse with copyright mark on the back, but no date. I believe it was made between 1955 and mid-1958. Mid-1958 was when Grosse dated all jewelry even that made for other designers. See the pictures and ask any questions you may have. Thanks for visiting and come back soon as I am adding new inventory.
VINTAGE GROSSE GOLDTONE JADE & TURQUOISE BROOCH
Stunning signed Grosse and dated 1961 goldtone brooch. There are turquoise and jade colored stones in center. Measures approx. 2 ¼”. The brooch has a C clasp, no lock. It does not appear as though the lock was ever there. In checking this out I found information that the C clasp was used through the middle of last Century. I have included the best picture I could get of the C Clasp. A beautiful brooch in great vintage condition. Ask any questions you may have. Thanks for visiting and check back as I am adding more items.
VINTAGE 1958 GROSSE GOLDTONE BOW BROOCH
Vintage Grosse high quality goldtone bow brooch signed 1958 Grosse with the “G” having a crown on it. Copyright sign. The brooch has a lovely gold shine to it which does not show in my pictures. The brooch measures approx. 2” long and 1 ¼” wide. The ribbon ends on the right side are stationary, but the ribbon ends on the left are both moveables. My pictures show the left ribbon end in different positions. A simple, but unique design of high quality in wonderful vintage condition. Please view the pictures and ask any questions you may have. Thank you for visiting Jan’s Treasure Chest, and stop by again as I am adding new inventory.
VINTAGE GROSSE GERMANY GP HEART NECKLACE & EARRINGS
A beautifully designed striking high-end necklace and earrings demi-parure from Grosse Germany, The necklace is 19 gold plated hearts attached to a substantial golden chain on the back side. The back verifies the high-end quality of this necklace. The necklace measures approx 17” long by 7/8” wide. It has a working push in clasp that is hidden when closed. It weighs in at 108.91 g. The earrings are clip back single heart measuring the same as the hearts on the necklace. All of the hearts are textured in a manner that gives them a sparkle like gems. Both the necklace and earrings are signed as follows: Made in Germany, Grosse (fancy G), 19 copyright mark 64. Necklace is signed on the clasp, and the earrings on the outside of the clip hinge. I believe the earrings have the word Patent, but very hard to see so not sure. I am sure most of you know that Grosse made jewelry for many high-end companies, and were known for their high quality and unique designs. I have been collecting Grosse Jewelry for several years and have only seen this particular necklace one other time. It was the necklace only and sold for $444.00. This 1964 set is in wonderful vintage condition which I hope my pictures will show. Ask any questions you may have. Thanks for visiting Jan’s Treasure Chest and come back soon to see new inventory being added,
1968 GROSSE GOLD AND RHINESTONE HORSE HEAD BROOCH
Beautiful workmanship on this outstanding gold plated and rhinestone horse head brooch. I believe this brooch to be rare as I have only seen it for sale 2 o 3 times over the several years I have collected Grosse Jewelry. The brooch measures approx. 2” Tall X 2 3/8” long, and is in beautiful condition. Thank you for visiting Jan’s Treasure Chest. See the pictures and ask any questions you may have. The third picture is to show he has two beautiful green eyes, as the other pictures only show one eye.
VINTAGE GROSSE ENAMEL AND RHINESTONE LIZARD
A very high class looking rare Grosse Lizard Brooch in wonderful condition. Measured approx. 3” x 1 ¼”. Beautiful green enamel, pave rhinestones in gold tone or gold plated. Signed Grosse with copyright mark. This would date the piece to mid 1955 to mid 1958 when Grosse started dating all their jewelry. I have collected Grosse jewelry for several years. I purchased this piece a few years ago and it is the only signed Grosse lizard I have found. See the pictures and ask any questions you may have. Thank you for visiting Jan’s Treasure Chest and come back soon.