Morning Glory Antiques & Jewelry
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and on the internet since 1996
12815 Central NE, Albuquerque, New Mexico, 87123  USA
Jane Haley Clarke, owner
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Welcome to the beauty, history and art that is vintage jewelry. We buy and sell vintage rhinestone, costume, designer, bakelite, and antique Georgian & Victorian jewelry, sterling, and accessories.
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  Carnegie costume jewelry was made from the 1939 to the 1979.

was the creator of a fashion empire designing not only clothing and accessories but jewelry as well.
Carnegie costume jewelry was made from the 1940's to the 1970's. She often used specific themes in her jewelry lines, an example being her Oriental group, her beaded flowers and her poured glass pieces. Some of  her major designers were Norman Norell, Pauline Trigere, Peggy Moonan, Nandine Effront. Elegant and innovative, her jewelry remains both wearable and collectible today. Jewelry under this name was produced for several more years after her death in 1956.

Hattie Carnegie jewelry was made from about


This METROPOLITAN MUSEUM 17th or 18tj century seal looks so much like the Hattie Carnegie clips seen at the right. The seal is 3" by 1-3/8" and was donated by J. Pierpont Morgan in 1917. It is made of gold, platinum, diamonds and emeralds. What a wonderful thing! Carnegie must have been inspired by this piece.   Source




HC Hattie Carnegie royal king and queen fur clips with pearlized bellies and clear rhinestone accents in a lovely matte gold tone setting, circa 1945. Both have the earlier "HC" mark for Hattie Carnegie on the back. The king is 2-1/4" by 1-1/4", the queen 2-5/8" by 1-1/2". There is a piece of cream colored felt glued to the back of the queen, as you can see in the photo, but not on the king. These are such a great couple and can be worn together or one at a time. In very good vintage condition, the only flaw is a bit of very light scuffing on a pearl belly, hard to notice unless you are looking very closely. There is a similar piece, a seal, in fine jewelry in the Met Museum and on their web site HERE. Theirs is from the 17th-18th century and made of carat gold, platinum and diamonds. Ours of course is a piece of costume jewelry, but I bet the Met's seal was Carnegie's inspiration for her set.   View   #C39197

  HATTIE CARNEGIE enameled cherub brooch, 4". This is a large and heavy piece with lustrous enameling, and unlike any Carnegie I have seen before.   View   #C23043"HC" mark 3-1/4".  View   #C36718




     HC mark Hattie Carnegie purple and clear rhinestones 4" fur clip, circa 1940.   View   #C24421     HC CARNEGIE green rhinestones set in gold tone exotic face fur clip with green glass bead dangles, marked with the 1940s         HC Carnegie attributed but unsigned purple and blue poured glass clip, 2-5/8".   View    #C24819


  HATTIE CARNEGIE older "HC" mark unfoiled teardrop-shaped clear rhinestone flower fur clip with red and clear rhinestone accents, 3-1/3".   View   #C27668

HATTIE CARNEGIE HC Hattie Carnegie poured glass fur clip in red, blue and green with black enameled accents on gold tone, a big beauty at 4-1/2".  This has the older "HC" Carnegie mark on the back.   View   View   #C36686

   HC Hattie Carnegie fur clip with lovely red glass cabochon decorated sea shell shapes set in gold tone, light finish wear on close examination, marked "HC" in a diamond on the back, circa 1940s, 2-3/4" by 2". This is in excellent vintage condition, ready to wear and enjoy.  View   View   #C38753


  CARNEGIE purple watermelon and purple, blue, pink and green rhinestones and marguerites brooch, 2-3/4".   View   #C27424

 HC Hattie Carnegie purple and clear rhinestones fur clip, circa 1940,a nice large  4-5/8" by 2". The purple rhinestones are unfoiled and in excellent condition while the clear ones do show slight graying. The setting is silver tone and the two-pronged clip works perfectly and snaps shut as it should.  The three vertical pieces hang from the top bar, moving when you walk.   View   View   #C38787 

HC marked Deco style green glass hinged brooch with clear rhinestones and all set in silver tone. The mark on the back is "HC", the older Carnegie mark from the 1940s.  #X3377



HATTIE CARNEGIE pastel blue and green glass cabochons necklace set in silver tone, 18" circa.  1960s. These stones seem to glow from within, really gorgeous.  View   View   View   #C39274 


HATTIE CARNEGIE brooch and earrings set with topaz colored art glass cabochons and beads accented with yellow and topaz rhinestones, a three-dimensional set with the "leaf" portion standing above the cabochons, circa 1960s. The brooch is 2-1/2" by 2" and the clip back earrings are 1-1/2". This honey and caramel colored set is even better in person, with delicious colors and a wonderful design, and it is in excellent vintage condition.   View   View   View   #C32368


CARNEGIE HC mark sterling and rhinestone brooch with clear center stone and clear, blue and red surrounding stones, marked "HC, pat 206695, sterling" on the back, circa 1940, 2-1/4".   View   View   #C34188




HATTIE CARNEGIE rose, blue and green poured glass and clear rhinestones set in gold tone back-hinged 7" by 1-1/4"  bracelet and 1" earrings. Both bracelet and earrings marked on the back "Hattie Carnegie".  #C25032

CARNEGIE green poured glass clasp on a 15" gold tone mesh necklace.   View   View   #C24922

CARNEGIE poured glass green and rosy pink brooch with clear rhinestone accents, 2".   View   #C28752  


    HC CARNEGIE cat pin with a swiveling head and a purple cabochon ball, 4-1/8". what a great piece!  View   #C25323    UNSIGNED poured glass ring in amber and green colored glass set in gold tone, marked "patn 2961855" inside (for B. Newman, 1958), adjustable from size 5-1/2 to 7-1/2.   View  #C25306    CARNEGIE multi-colored poured glass dagger brooch, 5"  View   #C26194  


HATTIE CARNEGIE poured glass earrings in gorgeous cranberry and green set in gold tone, 1-3/4".    View   #X36079


HATTIE CARNEGIE brooch with golden glass leaves surrounding black glass bugle bead center set in gold tone metal, 2-1/3" by 2". Similar molded glass leaves were also used by Hobe and Schreiner during this time period and I have a real fondness for them.   View   View    View   #C38229   CARNEGIE gorgeous poured glass earrings in red and green with gold tone settings, 1".    #C66001



HATTIE CARNEGIE citrus golden and lime green molded glass leaves set in gold tone around a honey-orange faceted center rhinestones brooch, 2-7/8".   View   View   #C29669 


    DAZZLING large blue art glass stone surrounded by "carved" green glass leaves set in gold tone set, 2-1/4" brooch and 1-1/2" earrings. This is unsigned, but made both front and back like the Carnegie brooch #C29669.   View   View   #S29798  HATTIE CARNEGIE green and yellow leaves brooch and earrings, brooch 3-5/8" by 2", clip back earrings 1-1/2". Each stamen has a tiny clear rhinestone at the top, and each one pivots on the tip for movement. The brooch is marked "Hattie Carnegie" and the earrings just "Carnegie".      View   View   #X39043


Hattie Carnegie made different versions of this brooch, as you can see here. CARNEGIE Hattie Carnegie brooch with frosted golden glass leaves surrounding black glass bugle bead center, all set in gold tone metal, 2-1/3" by 1-3/4". Similar molded glass leaves were also used by Schreiner during this circa 1960 time period, and I have a real fondness for them.   View   View   View  f g h #X39463 And even the backs are not quite the same.


CARNEGIE pale yellow art glass beads three-strand necklace and earrings, necklace 16" and earrings 1-1/4".   View   #C60950 CARNEGIE earrings with topaz colored art glass cabochons, yellow and topaz rhinestones, three-dimensional with the "leaf" portion standing above the cabochons, 1-1/2".  View   #C32368 HATTIE CARNEGIE purple, and blue cabochons brooch and earrings with lavender, pale yellow, blue and clear rhinestones and artificial pearls, brooch 2-1/4" earrings 1-3/4".   View   #C33493


  HATTIE CARNEGIE beaded flower brooch, pink, opalescent, green and white, 2-1/4". This same piece was in Christie Romero's book "Warman's Jewelry, 3rd Ed, page 190.  View   #C24192

  HATTIE CARNEGIE hinged bracelet with a floral bouquet of white, green and blue glass seed bead flowers and cranberry rose glass accent beads, all set in gold tone, double hinged, 6-1/8" with 2" wide front. This piece was in Christie Romero's book "Warman's Jewelry, 3rd Ed, page 190.   View   View   View   #C7136

   HATTIE CARNEGIE flower brooch with white, pink and green glass seed beads set in gold tone and with the original tag, 2-1/2". This same piece was in Christie Romero's book "Warman's Jewelry, 3rd Ed, page 190.   View   #C18598


 CARNEGIE white, yellow and green daisy 4-1/2" pin and earrings.   View    View   View  #C10583 CARNEGIE beaded flower bracelet and brooches.
These were also seen in Christie Romero's "Warman's Jewelry, 3rd Ed, page 190.
  CARNEGIE 4" seed bead, rhinestone and glass beads brooch.    View    View   #15618


  CARNEGIE 2-1/2" three-tone pink and green beaded flower brooch.    View    #C15477    CARNEGIE seed beaded flower brooch, 3-3/4" total length.    View   #C16278   CARNEGIE made some terrific jewelry, and favorites are these beaded flowers.


  CARNEGIE textured gold tone leaves belt buckle with a belt in tan and one in brown. The buckle is 5-7/8" by 2-1/4" and is is all one piece with rods in the back through which to hold the belt and a hook to keep it in place. The belts have been left whole so that you can pierce them to suit your own waist size. Each belt is 36" long and 1-1/3" wide. #C37218  HATTIE CARNEGIE with "HC" mark 2-3/4" gold tone church brooch with swinging bell, red cabs and clear rhinestones.   View   #C23069 CARNEGIE brilliant clear rhinestones earrings set in silver tone 1-1/3".    View   #X38520 

CARNEGIE peach sherbet plastic winged butterfly with gold tone and clear rhinestones body, trembler wings on springs.   View   #C32349   

   CARNEGIE gemsbuck (oryx) brooch in green, coral and blue plastic with rhinestone accents, 3-1/2", circa 1955.   View   #C23176

    CARNEGIE  blue and green plastic fish pin set in gold tone metal with rhinestone accents, circa 1955.   View   #C22945


CARNEGIE brushed gold tone brooch and earrings with jade-looking green pierced and molded glass and clear rhinestones, brooch 1-5/8" earrings 3/4".  #C35719  CARNEGIE Hattie Carnegie bird brooch with blue and orange molded plastic body and head, blue and orange beads and clear rhinestones, all set in textured gold tone, 2-1/3".   View   #C35472 CARNEGIE Hattie Carnegie gold tone mesh bow brooch with dangling art glass beads, topaz colored faceted beads, topaz colored rhinestones, 4-1/2" brooch and 1" clip back earrings.    #C65173


   HC Carnegie "Oriental Princess" gold tone with green and clear rhinestones exotic head two-pronged fur clip circa 1940, 3-5/8". Both the earrings and necklace on this clip dangle. This style brooch can be seen in Brunialti's American Costume Jewelry, Art & Industry" on page 74.  View    #C23928

  CARNEGIE enameled and gold tone face brooch with coordinating earrings (earrings unsigned).   View   View    #C21286

HC Carnegie gold tone with aqua and clear rhinestones exotic head two-pronged fur clip, 3-1/3". Both the earrings and necklace on this clip dangle. Some finish wear present. Beware because this has been reproduced by some other makers.  View   #C23929



CARNEGIE cupid on pave heart pin, 1-1/3". 
View  #C20922  

 CARNEGIE white enamel and gold tone 2-7/8" pin with aqua cabochons and clear rhinestones.
View  #C20923  

   CARNEGIE trembler winged insect pin  View    View  #C20279


  CARNEGIE clear rhinestone and artificial pearl brooch, 2-1/3".   View   #C27726 HATTIE CARNEGIE clear rhinestone dangles fur clip set in silver tone, 3".    View   View   #C66135  CARNEGIE ivory flower brooch with the original tags and set in textured gold tone, 3-1/2". The silver foil tag says "Hattie Carnegie" and the tan paper tag says "genuine ivory, 16.00 & tax".   View   #C37175


   CARNEGIE smoke and clear rhinestones trembler necklace.   View   View   View   View   View   View  #C17851  

 CARNEGIE cream ladybug pin with aqua glass tiny cabochons and clear rhinestones set in gold tone, circa 1960, 1-1/8".   #C62456   

  CARNEGIE antiqued silver tone and clear rhinestones 3-1/8" brooch.  View   #C24341


   CARNEGIE frosted givre white and clear rhinestones earrings, 1-1/4".  View   #X51101  CARNEGIE Oct.1951, Vogue           
    Glistening collar for evening. Actually four necklaces massed together, Gilt mesh, gilt chains, glittering jewel colors, cabochon stones. Altogether $60.00, by Hattie Carnegie. Bonwit Teller. 
HC Carnegie multiple gold tone chains and a sterling vermeil double stars catch with aqua rhinestones, 14".   View    View    #X20633


CARNEGIE brilliant clear rhinestones in japanned setting 8" by 3/4" bracelet and 1-1/2" earrings.   View   View   #C51075


 UNSIGNED NOTE:  This unsigned mermaid brooch is often attributed to Hattie Carnegie, but so far, we have never seen a single signed version of it. This brooch WAS seen by us back in the late 1990s. It was being offered for sale at the Las Vegas Jewelry Show and sold by a Chinese company who made jewelry reproductions, including a few unsigned "Swarovski" looking brooches. There may be a signed version of this mermaid, and if so, we would like to see it. So far, I see no evidance that it is by Carnegie at all.   

HATTIE CARNEGIE clear rhinestone and glass pearl earrings set in gold tone star shapes. These are clip backs and in very good vintage condition with only slight graying in some of the clear rhinestones.   View   #c9779



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