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WEC: Thoughts about Jewelry — Circus Jewelry

Costume Jewelry Circus

Posted by Laurie Zeiden on

Costume Jewelry Circus

Reading an article about the history of circuses, I learned that the Mattel Toy Company owned Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus from 1971 through 1983. Mattel owns Barbie Doll and Barbie was created by the Handlers who previously were co-owners of the Elzac Jewelry Company. Did you follow that? I found it interesting and this odd connection of circus and costume jewelry got me thinking. I decided to see what costume jewelry pieces I could find with circus motifs.    CLOWNS Unsigned Mixed Metals Pin Unsigned Enamel Pin Unsigned Pin Sinister Lisner Pin Silver Pin by Lang Unsigned Pin Boucher...

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