Marks Archive

Identifying Stanley Hagler, Ian St. Gielar, and Mark Mercy Costume Jewelry Using Marks

Stanley Hagler began designing and crafting jewelry in the 1950s. His hand-manipulated work comprised

Tools for Dating Vintage Costume Jewelry

by Mary Ann Docktor-Smith – Exclusively for CJCI The information included in this article

Are My Flea Market Find CHANEL Earrings Real or Fake? by Pamela Y. Wiggins

An Illustrated Guide to Identifying Genuine CHANEL Earrings Made in France Most collectors know

Sherman Enduring Elegance Story and Photos by Evelyn Yallen & Sandra Caldwell

Sherman jewelry, beloved by women for its extraordinary sparkle and quality when it was