|The pictures show showing views of this Complete 1950 WALCO Charm Craft Jewelry Kit. Shown is a view of the colorful graphic box cover (there are color graphics of charms on the sides as well), the second picture is of the center sections with thread, beads, chains and the colorful advertising paper inside, the third shows both sides of the graphic instruction sheet, and the final picture shows both divider sections full of all (54) original charms.|
The box cover shows nice colorful images of charms on a necklace, pin, earring, belt, and beanie hat. On the two long sides of the cover (not shown) there are (28) charms pictured in color. The instructions show in detail how to make different kinds of necklaces, bracelets as well as pins and earrings.
There is a paper advertisement insert that is in color with charms pictured as well. There is an unopened window envelope full of various beads, fittings, clasps, etc., and another unopened window envelope full of clear beads. An unused spool of thread is also included. The (54) charms included are all original to this kit. They are similar to those that were used in old gum ball machines of the 1940's and 1950's. They are plastic with a foil or metal coating. Some are copper, some silver colored, and others in various colors. There are multiples of different colors of the following:
DONKEY / ASS
HORSE HEAD IN HORSE SHOE
The colorful box measures 14-1/4" x 11-3/8" x 1". The kit has never been used and all of the contents and inserts are present. Inside everything is in mint as made condition. The box overall it is in very good condition considering it's age of sixty-one years. Everything looks great with the exception of the cover having some edge wear and some some fading of the green ink.