Although the history of the Napier jewellery firm goes back to the late 19th-century, when the E. A. Bliss firm manufactured silverware in conjunction with silverplate and gilt jewellery, the name Napier was not linked with comstume jewellery until the 1920s.
Above:Examples of Napier necklaces, amd brooches
The firm made Egyptian revival earrings, necklaces, and other pieces throughout the 1920s (along with other styles), specialising in metalwork highlighted with faux gemstones .
At the time famous names such as Lana Turner were wearing Napier jewellery . After the second world war Napier was well known for its rose gold necklaces and bracelets set off by clear and coloured crystals as well as its bold bracelets and charms.