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Objects D'Heart -- see Crystal Brands
Oceania see Royal Craftsmen
Mark: Occupied Japan Courtesy Sam and Yvonne Mitchell.
Old Crest see KIRSCHMAN, LEWIS CO., INC. -- c. 1947
Mark: OLEET Photo courtesy Jennifer from Jennifer Lynn's Timeless Jewelry.
OLEG CASSINI -- ee Cassini, Oleg
OLENSKA, CHRYSTYA c. Jan. 1966
Mark: Chrystya Olenska for Hattie Carnegie
Omar, Inc.; New York
Mark: Genie & lamp graphic with "Omar" beneath -- from July, 1946.
ORA --see Ralph Singer Jewelry Co.
ORB -- see Bade, Otto
Orchidee Noire -- see Pierre Bex
Mark: Orena Paris -- 1977 to at least 2005 Photo courtesy Gloria Barnhart
Orientique -- see TRIFARI
ORIGINAL BY ROBERT -- see The Fashioncraft Jewelry Co., Ny, Ny
O.R.I. -- Originalities of New York
Mark: O.R.I. -- 1962 Courtesy Plenty O' Jewels.
Mark: Ornella Made Italy Photo courtesy Debbie Robinson.
OSCAR CHARLIN -- see Charlin, Oscar
Oscar de la Renta -- NY, NY
The following marks have been seen on his jewelry.
Mark: OSCAR hangtag
Some jewelry only marked with plastic Oscar de la Renta price tag
Fashion house founded by Oscar de la Renta in 1965; not sure when he licensed jewelry, but know as early as 1989..
OSTER, MICHAEL -- c. May 1967
OTIS COMPANY, Providence RI c. 1943
Mark: OTIS Photo courtesy Jo-Ann Sturko.
Mark: sterling Otis Courtesy Mary Ann Docktor-Smith
Company was sold in 1970; Mr. Otis died in 1972
OSTBY AND BARTON CO., Providence RI c. 1880
Mark: Bull's eye with arrows pointing to it from either side Courtesy Lilly Vittetow
Our Little Darling -- see CORO
PAT SEAL: research files
DOTTY STRINGFIELD: research files
LUCILLE TEMPESTA: owner-publisher of the Vintage Fashion & Costume Jewelry Magazine
BOBYE SYVERSON: research files.
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