ORNAMENTS,JEWELRY & ACCESSORY
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CONTAINS INFORMATION ON ALL AREAS OF ORNAMENTATION INCLUDING
DESIGNS  *  JEWELRY  *  TEXTILES  *  DESIGNERS  *  MANUFACTURERS
PERFUMERS  *  HALLMARKS  *  HISTORICAL INFORMATION
TERMINOLOGY ASSOCIATED WITH ORNAMENTATION
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 D          *WITHIN A CIRCLE - TRADEMARK FOR DIAMOND-ITE INTNL., NEW YORK SINCE 1960

DC          *INSIDE A TRIANGLE-JEWELRY TRADEMARK FOR CORLETTO, INC., NEW YORK  SINCE 1962

DD          *SMALL D INSIDE A LARGE D - JEWELRY TRADEMARK FOR DONLEY, MFG.  ATTLEBORO, MASS. SINCE 1962

DE          *IN SMALL LETTERS - JEWELRY TRADEMARK FOR CURTIS JEWELRY MFG., PROVIDENCE, RI, FROM 1950

D.F.S     *JEWELRY TRADEMARK FOR DAVID FRIEDMAN & SONS, NEW YORK BEGINNING  C.1955

DGS      *JEWELRY TRADEMARK FOR DAVID G. STEVEN, INC., NEW YORK SINCE  1958

DMC     *JEWELRY TRADEMARK FOR DANIEL MALACHUK/DANMAL CREATIONS,  PLAINFIELD, NJ FROM 1956.

DPL      *JEWELRY TRADEMARK FOR DIPLOMAT JEWELRY MFG., NEW YORK SINCE 1964

DS        *JEWELRY TRADEMARK FOR DAVD SCHNEIDER WHOLESALE MFG., LONG  BEACH, CA. SINCE 1946

DSW    *JEWELRY TRADEMARK FOR ERNEST LOWENSTEIN, INC., NEW YORK SINCE   1949

DS&CO       *JEWELRY TRADEMARK FOR D.SWAROVSKI &CO. , AUSTRIA SINCE 1960

D'BARRY     * JEWELRY TRADEMARK FOR DAVID P. BARRY CORP. NEW YORK BEGINNING C.1947

D'ERI     *  JEWELRY TRADEMARK FOR JEWELS BY D'ERI, INC. PROVIDENCE RI C.1951

D'OR, LOUIS     *PARIS , FRANCE; C.1960; "AMOUR D'OR"

D'ORSAY      *PARIS, FRANCE; C.1900'S; "D'ORSAY", "FANTASTIQUE"

DA RUE     *  JEWELRY TRADEMARK FOR JEWELRY USED BY DAVE L. RUBIN, HOUSTON, TEXAS   BEGINNING C. 1943

DACHE, LILLY     * NY NY; C. 1940'S; "BECAUSE", "DRIFTING"

DACRON     *STRONG MODERN SYNTHETIC FIBRE WITH NUMEROUS FASHION AND JEWELRY  USES.

 DAGGETT & RAMSDELL  *NEWARK, NJ; C. 1940'S; "ARABESQUE", "RUFFLES"

 DAILY DOUBLE * CORO TRADEMARK FOR JEWELRY SINCE 1951.

 DAINTY, LADY *JEWELRY TRADEMARK USED FOR SHELL HAIR PINS BY SAMSTAG & HILDER BROS.,   NEW YORK C. 1922

  DAINTYMODE * JEWELRY TRADEMARK USED BY B.A. BALLOU & CO., INC. PROVIDENCE RI FOR GARMENT  SUPPORT  STRAPS
                                  FOR PRECIOUS METALS C. 1923

DALLY *LONG NECKLACE THAT DANGLES BETWEEN THE BREASTS SOMETIMES USED TO HOLD A SECRET PENDANT.


DAMASCENE     *TO INLAY GOLD OR SILVER INTO IRON OR STEEL IN A DECORATIVE PATTERN.  NAMED AFTER  DAMASCUS THE         FAMOUS SYRIAN CITY KNOWN FOR IT'S  STEEL.  THIS WAS DONE PRIMARILY ON RINGS,   ARMOR, BREASTPLATES.

DAMASCENING     *ART OF PRODUCING A "WATERED" PATTERN IN STEEL OR, OF DECORATING
                              METAL WITH INLAYS OF GOLD AND  SILVER.


DAMASK                  * FIRM, GLOSSY FABRIC PATTERNED AND WITH A JACQUARD TYPE WEAVE.
                                  INTRODUCED INTO EUROPE BY  MARCO POLO AND NAMED FOR DAMASCUS.
                                  SIMILAR TO BROCADE BY FLATTER AND CAN BE OF MULTIPLE  DESIGNS AND
                                  IS USUALLY REVERSIBLE.

DAMASO GALLEGOS  *TAXCO ,MEXICO JEWELRY DESIGNER IN SILVER. BEGAN HIS SHOP IN 1940 AND
                                    DIED IN 1980.  HE WORKED FOR AGUILAR FOR A TIME. HIS DESIGNS ARE SIGNED  "DG" IN SCRIPT
 

DANA * PERFUMER IN PARIS FRANCE, NY NY; C.1930'S; "CANOE", "20 CARATS"

DANCING BIRDS      *  JEWELRY TRADEMARK USED BY JOHN RUBEL CO., NEW YORK C. 1943

DANECRAFT *  JEWELRY TRADEMARK USED BY FELCH & CO. PROVIDENCE RI  FIRST USED 1938. 1939-PRESENT

DANIELLE *  JEWELRY TRADEMARK USED BY DANVIN, INC., NEW YORK BEGINNING 1953

DARDENELLA *JEWELRY TRADEMARK USED BY SAMSTAG & HILDER BROS., INC, NEW YORK FOR  COMBS AND ACCESSORIES.

DARIUS *  JEWELRY TRADEMARK USED BY ERNEST ALBERT BUCK DBA DARIUS, NEW YORK   SINCE 1945

DASON *  JEWELRY TRADEMARK USED BY DAVIDSON & SONS, NEW YORK SINCE 1936

DATE TIMER *  JEWELRY TRADEMARK USED BY MARVELLA PEARLS, INC. NEW YORK SINCE 1956

DATING REGULAR  * JEWELRY TRADEMARK USED BY DAVID KARP DDBA HANDKRAFT, NEW YORK   SINCE 1958


DAVID-ANDERSEN*NORWEGIAN JEWELRY DESIGNER  FAMILY 1876-PRESENT IN OSLO. THE DESIGNS
   WERE MOSTLY SILVER AND INCORPORATED ENAMEL. SOMETIMES THE FULL
    NAME WAS USED IN THE MARK AND SOMETIMES ONLY THE INITIALS D-A.


DAVIS, FREDERICK*BORN IN AMERICA IN 1880 HE IS ONE OF THE FOUNDERS OF THE MEXICAN SILVER
    JEWELRY MFG. IN MEXICO. DAVIS DIED IN 1961, HOWEVER HIS DESIGNS  CONTINUE TO BE PRODUCED.  HIS JEWELRY WAS BOLD IN DESIGN AND  SOMETIMES INCORPORATED CONTRASTING GEMSTONES.


DAWN GLOW *  JEWELRY TRADEMARK USED BY MARK DOTTENHEIM, NEW YORK FOR PEARL  JEWELRY SINCE 1919

DAY AND NIGHT *  JEWELRY TRADEMARK USED BY COHN & ROSENBERGER, INC. NEW YORK SINCE
                                     1940 MOSTLY ON VARIOUS COMPACTS, CIGARETTE CASES, CARD CASES ,   ETC.

DE CURTIS *    JEWELRY DESIGNER NO INFORMATION FOUND

DE HERIOT  *PERFUMER LOS ANGELES, CA; C. 1940'S; "1001 NIGHTS"

DE'HENNERY, JEAN * PERFUMER - PARIS, FRANCE, NY NY; C.1940'S; "TOUTOUNNE" "TRIOMPHE D  AMOUR"


DE LILLO, WM. *  JEWELRY DESIGNER NEW YORK CITY FROM 1967-1978. HE WAS THE VICE PRESIDENT FOR
    HASKELL. IT IS SAID THAT NEIMAN MARCUS HAD THE EXCLUSIVE ON THE DE LILLO DESIGNS
    AT FIRST AND MOST OF THE ITEMS WERE MORE COSTLY THAN FINE JEWELRY. THE DESIGNS ARE
    HARD TO LOCATE AND PRIZED FINDS.



DE MARI0 *  JEWELRY DESIGNER ROBERT DE MARIO, NEW YORK CITY FROM 1945-1960.
    BEAUTIFULLY DESIGNED JEWELRY WITH INTRICATE BEADING AND FILIGREE WORK.
    THE COMPANY WAS ONLY IN BUSINESS UNTIL THE LATE 1950'S WHEN DE MARIO RETIRED.
    HIS USE OF THE COLLAGE METHOD WAS SIMILAR TO MIRIAM HASKELL, FOR WHOM SOME
    SAY HE DESIGNED FOR A SHORT PERIOD OF TIME. HIS DESIGNS, HOWEVER, ARE ALWAYS
    SIGNED DE MARIO AND EXHIBIT HIS STRONG ORIGINALITY OF DESIGN.

DE PATTA, MARGARET  *  1903-1964. POSTWAR MODERN JEWELRY DESIGNER. SHE HAD A STUDIO IN SAN FRANCISCO
             AND HER DESIGNS WERE SOMETHAT RATIONAL AS OPPOSED TO THAT OF SAM KRAMER.
             SHE WORKED BOTH IN SILVER AND GOLD SOMETIMES ACCENTED WITH SEMI PRECIOUS STONES.
             HER MARK IS A STYLIZED  M WITH A "DOT" ABOVE THE LETTER.


DE ROSA  *  JEWELRY TRADEMARK USED BY RALPH DE ROSA COMPANY, NEW YORK  FROM
     APPROXIMATELY 1935-1955.  THEY PRODUCED SOME COLLECTIBLE STERLING
     DESIGNS AS WELL AS SOME BEAUTIFUL VERMEIL PIECES SET WITH STONES.
     SOME PIECES WERE SIGNED R DEROSA STERLING AND UNFORTUNATELY, SOME PIECES
      WERE UNSIGNED. SOME HAD ENAMELING. FOR A PERIOD OF TIME DE ROSA WORKED
                                     IN CONJUNCTION WITH SCHIAPARELLI.I

DEAR KISS *  JEWELRY TRADEMARK USED BY WILLIAM S. ORKIN & COMPANY, BOSTON, MA           FOR     PEARLS SINCE 1923

DEAUVILLE *  MARK FOUND ON COSTUME JEWELRY UNKNOWN. IF YOU KNOW ANYTHING
    ABOUT THIS DESIGNER, PLEASE FORWARD TO ME FOR INCLUSION IN THIS
    LISTING.

DEBUTANTE *  JEWELRY TRADEMARK USED BY COHN & ROSENBERGER, NEW YORK SINCE 1935

DECADE RING *A RING THAT TOOK THE PLACE OF A ROSARY. THE EARLIEST KNOWN IS FROM
   ABOUT THE  14TH CENTURY.    THEY HAD TEN PROJECTIONS EACH  REPRESENTING  AN  "AVE " AND A KNOB AS THE PATERNOSTER.

DECLOTE' *  JEWELRY TRADEMARK FOR OS-DA COMPANY, NEW YORK FOR FAUX PEARLS  BEGINNING 1923

DECOLLETE *(DAY COLL E TAY) FRENCH WORD FOR "TO BARE THE NECK". USUALLY REFERS TO NECKLINE
  OR "LACK OF" COVERING THEREOF.

DEE'S FOR DIAMONDS *  JEWELRY TRADEMARK FOR COMPANY IN OLEAN NY MAKING COSTUME JEWELRY
          AND OTHER  NOVELTY ITEMS.

DEFENDER *  JEWELRY TRADEMARK USED BY SPEIDEL CORPORATION IN PROVIDENCE RI FOR  SINCE 1930

DEJA * JEWELRY TRADEMARK FOR DEJA, INC., NEW YORK SINCE 1929

DEKNATEL *  JEWELRY TRADEMARK USED BY J.A. DEKNATEL & SONS, INC. QUEENS VILL. NY FOR   FAUX   PEARLS SINCE    1948

DELETTREZ   * PERFUMER - PARIS FRANCE, LONG ISLAND NY; C. 1920'S; "ALURIA"

DELFT *  JEWERLY TRADEMARK OF CHARMCO CO., INC. MATAWAN NJ FOR JEWELRY &  ACCESSORIES   SINCE 1945

DELGAR *  JEWELRY TRADEMARK OF DELGAR, INC. NEW YORK FOR JEWELRY CLASPS   SINCE 1941

DELMA * JEWLERY TRADEMARK OF DELMA MFG., PROVIDENCE, RI. SINCE 1954

DELMAN *ACCESSORY DESIGNER/MFG. - FRENCH DESIGNS.

DELMAR *  JEWELRY TRADEMARK OF DELMA MFG. CO., PROVIDENCE RI SOME WITH PLATED   METALS  SINCE 1949

DELTAH  *  PERFUMER 1930'S:"MIDNIGHT HOUR" INTRODUCED IN A FACETED CLEAR GLASS
       BOTTLE   WITH A FROSTED     STOPPER.

DELTAH *   JEWELRY TRADEMARK FOR HELLER-SPERRY INC. NEW YORK FOR FAUX PEARL
      JEWELRY  SINCE 1934

DEMANTOID GARNET*GREEN ANDRADITE GARNET/GREEN LUSTERED. POPULAR AT THE TURN OF  THE
       20TH  CENTURY. FIRST FOUND IN RUSSIA IN 1868.

DEMI-PARURE *ENSEMBLE OF JEWELRY USUALLY CONTAINING BROOCH AND EARRINGS OR  NECKLACE AND EARRINGS.

DEMI HUNTER *WATCH WITH A LID OVER THE FACE WITH A CIRCULAR HOLE IN THE CENTER TO EXPOSE THE HANDS
   OF THE WATCH.

DEMOISELLE                   *WIG STAND

DENATALE        * JEWELRY TRADEMARK FOR DENATALE BROS, NEW YORK SINCE 1923

DENISE FIFTH AVENUE  *JEWELRY TRADEMARK USED BY DENISE JEWELRY SINCE 1964

DENNY, FRANCES         *PERFUMER IN PHILADELPHIA, PA.; C. 1930'S; "WHIRLWIND",  ALSO COSMETICS   MFG.

DEPOSE'      *FRENCH FOR "REGISTERED" OF FRENCH ORIGIN - THIS MARK IS SOMETIMES USED ON BELGIUM JEWELRY..

DERMAY PERFUMERS  * NY, NY; C. 1920'S; "NUIT DE EXTASE"

DESERT FASHIONS      *  JEWELRY TRADEMARK FOR SANFORD & CO., LOS ANGELES , CA. BEGINNING 1955

DESIGN-LINE       *  JEWELR Y MFG., LINCOLN, NE BEGINNING IN 1955

DESIGNER      *ONE WHO DESIGNS AND SOMETIMES MFG. JEWELRY, FASHION, ACCESSORIES, ETC.

DESORNAMENTADO     *SPANISH FOR WITHOUT ORNAMENT.

DESPREZ, JEAN            * PERFUMER  - PARIS FRANCE; C.1940'S; "40 LOVE", "VITRE MAIN"

DESSY                           *JEWELRY TRADEMARK USED BY DESSY JEWELERS, NEW YORK SINCE 1942

DESTI              *PERFUMER - PARIS, FRANCE; C. 1915;  "MOI-MEME"


DE VILBISS               *MFG. OF PERFUME BOTTLES, ATOMIZERS AND OTHER DRESSER ITEMS.  THE   GLASS WAS PROVIDED TO THE COMPANY  BY NUMEROUS GLASS COMPANIES
     AND DE VILBISS ADDED THEIR WONDERFUL TOPS.  THEIR ITEMS ARE MOST
     ALWAYS MARKED AND  WERE MARKETED  IN PARIS, ENGLAND, HAVANNA AND CANADA.


DEVO *JEWELRY TRADEMARK FOR JF.WHITAKER CO, PROVIDENCE, RI./RELIGIOUS ITEMS  OF JEWELRY AND PERSONAL WARE SINCE 1946.

DEVOTIONAL    *JEWELRY/OBJECTS ASSOCIATED BY USE AND DECORATION WITH THE CHRISTIAN        RELIGION.

DEW DROPS * JEWELRY TRADEMARK FOR WEINREICH BROS. NEW YORK - CLIPS SINCE 1949

DIADEM *A JEWELLED HEAD ORNAMENT THAT DENOTED RANK

DIAMANTE *FACETED GLITTERY GLASS "JEWEL" USUALLY REFERRED TO AS A RHINESTONE.

DIAMODA * JEWELRY TRADEMARK FOR GERALD SEARS CO., INC. NEW YORK BEGINNING IN
    1960

DIAMON-GOL * JEWELRY TRADEMARK FOR HICKOK MFG. CO. ROCHESTER NY FOR MENS  JEWELRY SINCE 1954


DIAMOND *MOST PRECIOUS AND HARDEST GEMSTONE. THE QUALITIES OF A DIAMOND ARE
  BRILLIANCE, RARITY, HARDNESS, ANTIQUITY AND PERMANENCE.  THE ORIGIN
  OF THE DIAMOND DATES BACK MILLIONS OF YEARS WHERE IT WAS FORMED
  IN THE EARTH FROM CARBON.  THE MOST VALUABLE DIAMONDS ARE USUALLY
  REFERRED TO AT "FIRST WATER". DIAMOND, HOWEVER, RANGE FROM BLUE-
                  WHITE IN COLOR THROUGH PINK,, YELLOW AND A BEAUTIFUL MAUVE.
   THE DIAMOND WAS THOUGHT TO BE AN ANTIDOTE FOR POISON, BUT IN THE
   MIDDLE AGES IT WAS THOUGHT TO BE POISON.  IT PROTECTED THE SLEEPER
   AGAINST EVIL AND BAD DREAMS.  DIAMONDS SYMBOLIZED WEALTH, SUCCESS
   AND PURITY.  NAPOLEON BELIEVED IN THE POWER OF GEMSTONES AND HE HAD
   A DIAMOND ON HIS SWORD. (THE REGENT DIAMOND). SOME DIAMONDS WERE
                         DEEMED TO HAVE SUCH POWERS AS TO REQUIRE THEM A NAME OF THEIR OWN.

DIAMOND 4 "C'S" *WHEN BUYING A DIAMOND FOLLOW THESE 4 SPECIFICATIONS:
       1.  CUT - WELL CUT DIAMOND WILL HAVE MORE SPARKLE AND REFLECTION
       2.  COLOR - LESS IS BETTER. LIGHT WILL PASS THROUGH AND REFLECT THE
            COLORS THROUGH THE FACETING.
       3.  CLARITY - FEWER INCLUSIONS IS BETTER.
       4.  CARAT - MEASUREOF 100 POINTS - DIAMOND WITH 75 POINTS WILL WEIGH
            .75 OF A CARAT.



HOPE DIAMOND        *ONE OF THE  MOST FAMOUS IS   THE HOPE DIAMOND. MARIE ANTOINETTE WORE
    THIS DIAMOND.   AFTER THIS IS WAS SAID TO BRING BAD LUCK.

DIAMOND CUT *  JEWELRY TRADEMARK USED BY THE VICTOR COMPANY FOR NECKLACES SINCE
      1920

DIAMOND, DOUBLE*GEOMETRIC SHAPE USED AS JEWELRY TRADEMARK BY WILLIAM B. OSGUSH, NEW  YORK SINCE 1923

DIAMOND JIM BRADY*JEWELRY TRADEMARK USED BY D.LISNER & O., NEW YORK SINCE 1935

DIAMOND LOOK    *  JEWELRY TRADEMARK USED BY KRAMER JEWELRY CREATIONS NEW YORK SINCE  1948

DIAMOND SAVOY     *  JEWELRY TRADEMARK USED BY JOSEPH H. MEYER BROS., BROOKLYN NY SINCE 1945

DIAMOND SHAPE       *HAVING 4 EQUAL STRAIGHT SIDES ENCLOSING PAIRS OF EQUAL AND OPPOSITE  ACUTE  AND OBTRUSE ANGLES.

DIAMONTE(FRENCH)  *COLOURLESS PASTE USED FOR DECORATING INEXPENSIVE COSTUME JEWELRY
                                     OR FOR  ATTACHING TO  DRESS MATERIAL AS A DECORATION SOMETIMES
                                     SOLD IN STRIPS FOR   THIS PURPOSE.

DICHROIC * PROPERTY OF COLOR CHANGE WHEN VIEWED FROM DIFFERENT DIRECTIONS. GEMSTONES AND BEADS.

DINA *  JEWELRY MFG. COMPANY, NEW YORK BEGINNING 1957


DI NICOLA *FOUNDED IN THE LATE 1950'S BY JERRY DE NICOLA AND EVENTUALLY MERGING WITH
  CAPRI JEWELRY IN THE 1960'S.. HIGH QUALITY JEWELRY WITH INNOVATIVE AND ELEGANT
  DESIGNS. FOUND INFREQUENTLY. THE NAME HAS NOT BEEN USED SINCE THE EARLY
  1970'S.  COLLAGE WAS ALSO A POPULAR MOTIF IN THEIR JEWELRY.


DINSMORE, CLAIRE   *CONTEMPORARY STUDIO JEWELRY DESIGNER/ARTIST MOVING FROM CERAMICS TO JEWELRY.
  USES METAL PROCESSES AND LAYERING OF MATERIALS.

DIOPSIDE, CHROME *HIGH QUALITY GREEN GEMSTONE OF THE PYROXENE FAMILY. ITS NAME IS DERIVED FROM THE
  GREEK "DIS" AND "OPSIS" (DOUBLE VISION). THE COLOR IS A VERY INTENSE DEEP GREEN.

DIOR, CHRISTIAN    *PERFUMER - PARIS, FRANCE; C.1940'S "DIORESSENCE", EAU SAUVAGE"

DIOR, CHRISTIAN  *BORN IN 1905 IN GRANVILLE, FRANCE AND WORKING FOR LUCIEN LELONG FROM 1941 UNTIL 1946 WHEN HE
                             OPENED HIS OWN COUTURE HOUSE. DIOR WAS A JEWELRY DESIGNER AS WELL AS FASHION.
                             THE GERMAN FIRM OF HENKEL &  GROSSE  MADE JEWELRY FOR DIOR AS DID KRAMER IN
                             THE U.S. SOME OF THE JEWELRY DESIGNS ARE DATED; MOST ARE MARKED.  YVES SAINT LAURENT, DIOR'S
                             ASSISTANT,  CONTINUED TO PRODUCE JEWELRY WITH THE DIOR NAME AFTER DIOR''S DEATH IN 1957.

DJER'KISS *PERFUME/ACCESSORY DESIGNER/MFG. BY KERKOFF - 1920-40'S.

DOBBS *  JEWELRY MFG., NEW YORK MENS AND WOMENS JEWELRY SINCE 1908

DOFA *MANUFACTURER'S NAME FOR THE IRIDESCENT FINISH ON FACETED BLACK      GLASS.

DOG COLLAR *TYPE OF NECKLACE - NARROW AND TIGHT FITTING MADE TO STAND UPRIGHT
   AT THE NECKLINE UNLIKE A CHOKER WHICH MERELY ENCIRCLES THE NECK.
   SEE NECKLACE.

DOLIET, PARIS FRANCE    *JEWELRY TRADEMARK FOUND ON A PIECE OF QUALITY PORCELAIN JEWELRY. IF
                                                     ANYONE KNOWS ANYTHING ABOUT THIS MARK, PLEASE LET ME KNOW AND I WILL
                                    ADD TO DATABASE.

DOLLUP         *JEWERLY TRADEMARK FOR NAT LEVY, NEW YORK SINCE 1943. LEVY ALSO USED
                          THE TRADEMARK "DOODLE" FROM THE SAME DATE.

DOMINGUEZ, RAPHAEL        * FOLLOWING IN HIS FATHER'S FOOTSETPS, HE BECAME A  SILVER JEWELRY
                                                         DESIGNER IN TAXCO, MEXICO  OPENING HIS OWN SHOP IN 1943. MOST OF HIS
                                                         DESIGNS ARE  SIGNED "RD".

DON JUAN CO.   *COSMETIC MFG./ROUGE - PLASTIC CONTAINERS 1930'S

DONKEY BEAD *LARGE BEAD MADE IN IRAN OF TURQUOISE FAIENCE AND WORN BY DONKEYS FOR
                                 MAGICAL PROTECTION.

DONNA *  JEWELRY TRADEMARK FOR DAVID GRAD CO., NEW YORK BEGINNING 1946

DORETTE *  JEWELRY TRADEMARK FOR VENTURA ASSAEL CO. NEW YORK SINCE 1956

DOROTHY DIXON      *JEWELRY TRADEMARK USED BY SAMSTAG & HILDER BROS., INC., NEW YORK
                                SINCE 1922

DOUBLE CLIP BROOCH  *A PAIR OF CLIPS JOINED WITH A DETACHABLE PINBACK. SIMILAR TO THE DUOCLIP"

DOUBLE EXPOSURE *  JEWELRY TRADEMARK USED BY HATTIE CARNEGIE, INC. NEW YORK ON  EARRINGS C. 1948

DOUBLET  *A TWO PART STONE SUCH AS A GARNET OR EMERALD OVER A GLASS STONE.
                                  OPALS ARE  OFTEN FOUND CUT AND SET AS DOUBLETS.

DRGM *    I NDICATES  GERMAN REGISTRY

DRPOSR *   INDICATES FRENCH REGISTRY

DRAPETTE *  JEWELRY TRADEMARK FOR HELEN D'OR INC. , NEW YORK FROM 1954

DREAMBOAT *  JEWELRY TRADEMARK USED BY CORO, NEW YORK FOR LOCKETS SINCE 1959

DREGA *JEWELRY TRADEMARK USED BY HATTIE CARNEGIE, INC., NEW YORK SINCE 1965

DRESPEL, HARRY   *JEWELRY MFG./DESIGNER, BOOKLYN, NY SINCE 1931. USED HORSESHOE MARK.

DRESS CLIP *ORNAMENTATION ATTACHED TO A DRESS BY USE OF A CLIP INSTEAD OF A PIN CLOSURE.

DROUVE' *  JEWELRY TRADEMARK USED BY HENRY W. FISHEL & SONS, NEW YORK  BEGINNING 1920

DU BARRY *COSMETIC MFG./ACCESSORY DESIGNER. C. 1930'S +

DUCHESS *  JEWELRY TRADEMARK USED BY WERNER FINK, LONG BRANCH NJ FOR FAUX  PEARLS

DUCHESS *IN SCRIPT - TRADEMARK FOR H&S ORIGINALS, NEW YORK FOR PEARL JEWELRY  SINCE 1945

DUCHESS *ALSO IN SCRIPT - JEWELRY TRADEMARK FOR JOSEPH H. MEYER, BROOKLYN, NY  SINCE 1937

DUETTE *  JEWELRY TRADEMARK USED BY COHN & ROSENBERGER (CORO) NEW YORK  SINCE 1929.

DUNHILL, ALFRED   *LONDON/NEW YORK (E.J.BASS, INC.) ACCESSORY DESIGNER INCL. LIGHTERS.
  LIPSTICK/COMPACT COMBINATION. C.1920'S CALLED THE DUNHILL VANITY.

DUNHILL MARY  * PERFUMER NY NY; C. 1930'S; "BEWITCHING"

DUR A LUX *  JEWELRY TRADEMARK FOR EDWARD N. SMITH DBA GEODE INDUSTRIES, NEW  LONDON IA.  FOR  STAMPINGS    SINCE 1960.

DUTCH METAL        *   ALLOY OF COPPER AND ZINC BEATEN INTO A THIN FOIL TO IMITATE GOLD LEAF.
                                     USED FOR   GILDING  AND CHEAPER JEWELRY.  ALSO CALLED DUTCH
                                     GOLD.

DYNASTY  *JEWELRY TRADEMARK FOR MARVELLA, INC., NEW YORK SINCE 1959

DZI         *BEAD EXTREMELY VALUED IN TIBET AND HIMALAYAS. IT IS AN ETCHED AGATE  BEAD IN
  TORPEDO SHAPE. EXACT   AGE AND ORIGIN UNKNOWN. HIGHLY
COLLECTIBLE.  BEING  REPRODUCED.