A bright and lively pair of old-mine square-cut emeralds, totaling 1.25 carats but presenting considerably larger, glisten from within gracefully decorative 18K yellow gold settings. The two emeralds are surmounted by lustrous natural button pearls centering finely milgrained scrolls with antique c...(more)
This very happy menage a trois recently celebrated their 100th anniversary. A delightful pair of 1 and 1/4 inch long diamond earrings culminate in a sparkling, stylized wagon wheel design which swing and sway from diamond-set knife wires. The design is perfectly mimicked in the matching bar p...(more)
An antique pair of bright lime-green emerald-cut peridots were probably remounted at a later (but not too much later) date in these disarmingly simple, yet ultra-lovely, vintage earrings, hand fabricated in 14K gold and topped with a sparkling round diamond. 3/4 by 5/8 inch.
Classic 1920s Art Deco style and sophistication recreated in gleaming white gold and sparkling, high-color, round brilliant-cut diamonds. These wonderful and wearable drop earrings measure 1 inch long. .70 carats total diamond weight.
An utterly charming pair of original early-twentieth century diamond drop earrings, daintily handcrafted in silver over gold, sparkling at the bottom with antique pear shape diamonds, set in buttercup settings and dancing below slender diamond-set tops. Rare and timeless twinklers measuring just shy...(more)
Simply heavenly antique drop earrings, artfully ornamented with exquisite black and white Swiss enamel in a scrolling foliate pattern against a gleaming 18k rosy-yellow gold background. Rare, wonderful and very versatile, with the bottom pendant drop being removable, these marvelous nineteenth-centu...(more)
A sweet and petite pair of early-twentieth century drops, each glittering with a trio of old mine-cut diamonds, set in platinum bezels over 18K yellow gold and separated by articulated knife wire. 3/4 inch long.
These gorgeous and glistening sky blue aquamarine ear clips come to us from the mid-twentieth century with timeless, geometric Art Deco style at the forefront. The rich pastel blue gems are crowned with a sparkling trio of round diamonds and supported at the base with a classic diamond-set step moti...(more)
The beauty of antique and vintage diamonds, compared to their modern counterparts, are the individual characteristics which distinguishes each and every stone. Rather than strictly adhering to cookie-cutter formulas, the diamond cutters of yore viewed each rough diamond as an ancient Greek or Roman ...(more)
Nineteenth century drop earrings for mourning, noon and night. Bad joke, but what were once upon a time (the Victorian period) sentimental mourning jewelry now makes for a hip, basic black fashion statement. Faceted black onyx pendaloques swing below faceted black onyx hexagons set in rosy-yellow go...(more)
The only component less that one hundred years old in these dazzling diamond ear drops are the platinum and gold mountings which were probably remade at a later date to replace the silver over gold originals. 1.65 carats of bright-white old mine-cut diamonds are arrayed in classic circular clusters ...(more)
Carmen Miranda would have loved these sweet and juicy tutti-frutti earrings centering on a translucent green cabochon emerald embellished with a sparkling floral spray of diamonds, cabochon rubies and sapphires. (If you're too young to know who Carmen Miranda is...Google her!) Color your world (and ...(more)