This beautiful Trifari necklace was designed by Alfred Philippe in the 1930s/40s.
The red gems are coloured glass and the gold coloured bit above has natural zircons.
Trifari was founded in 1910 by Gustavo Trifari an Italian with a fabulous eye for fabulous jewellery. The company was run by Gustavo and his sons until 1975 and is a very sort after designer of amazing costume jewellery.
Alfred Philippe was a French designer who worked for Trifari from 1930 and did some of their more extravagant pieces bringing more coloured glasses, gems and out there designs.