Rays of the sun are captured in this glorious 14 karat gold barrette. A 0.45 carat old European-cut diamond sits at the center, surrounded by a stylized platinum halo. Beautiful scalloping is the finishing frame for this beauty. A very wearable 1 1/2 inches long and 7/8 inch wide.
Turn your friends and onlookers into stone with this enchanting, late-Victorian scarf pin featuring the Greek goddess Medusa in all her fury with a stern look on her masterfully hand carved moonstone face, messy serpent riddled hair and a double snake-like tie under her chin set with fine natural Bu...(more)
An elegant Art Deco hair ornament, designed and meticulously hand-fabricated by one of the most important American jewelers of the early-20th Century - Marcus and Co. The platinum hair barrette sparkles with 33 bright-white European-cut diamonds, forming a ribbon outlined with dramatically contrast...(more)
Seal your proclamations with this fabulous and sizable antique fob, masterfully handcrafted in repousee gold with (coincidentally) your very own family crest (a shield and flag) finely hand engraved in butterscotch colored carnelian. This consummate Victorian keepsake makes for a very hip pendant. 1...(more)
Fabulous 18K yellow gold ladies Art Deco era black enameled compact with geometric gold inlay details and a central jadeite, coral and rose cut diamond floral motif. The compact opens to reveal a mirror, lipstick case and compartment for rouge and measures 2 long by 3 wide and 1/2 thick. With French...(more)
A nineteenth century watch chain that was long ago intended for a solemn occasion now makes for a timeless adornment worn as a dramatic bracelet with drop. Nineteen faceted onyx orbs, culminating in a twentieth matching 19 millimeter fob, are connected by 14K rose-gold links to create a very cool 11...(more)
A charming, old fashioned silver and gilt (inside) round box enameled with an ivory background and a central bouquet of pink roses concentrically encircled by faint lavender colored rose motifs which continue all around the sides. This beautiful box measures 4 inches round and 1 1/4 inches tall.
Only the French would come up with such a fanciful clip that can be used in so many ways. Perhaps a decadent money clip? Perhaps a sturdy clip brooch for a jacket or sweater? You decide. However you use it, it is a beautiful 18 karat yellow gold clip set with dreamy moonstones and lapis lazuli. Fren...(more)
Beautify your bob with this ravishing and regal rarity. Five ornate, repousse golden plumes, each dotted with an old mine-cut diamond, crowns a translucent, butterscotch colored, double-tined hair comb. The base of the ornament is adorned with classic Victorian Etruscan Revival granulation. Somethin...(more)
Dress your flowing tresses with this rare, ravishing and romantic Edwardian/early-Art Deco hair barrette, lovingly handcrafted in platinum with neoclassical design inspiration. A row of eleven old mine-cut diamonds sparkle from within individual double-milgrained box settings, each of which is embel...(more)
In addition to making a stunningly stylish necklace pendant, restaurant menus and opera programs suddenly become clearer with this charming, late-Edwardian/early-Art Deco, double-sided lorgnette expertly hand crafted and hand engraved in platinum with .65 carat of glittering diamonds. The better to ...(more)
This ravishing polychromatic rarity has a remarkable pedigree, according to the hallmark (a shield shape cartouche with keys and a papal hat) it hails from a part of mid-nineteenth century Italy which was, until 1870, under papal rule. The central panels of this extraordinary and functional adornmen...(more)