A bold and beautiful bauble featuring a lavender-purple faceted oval amethyst comfortably nestled in an elaborately designed and rendered bombe mounting evocative of the work of Buccellatti. The Italianate mounting is crafted in rose gold and darkened silver punctuated with a half dozen glittering ...(more)
A vibrant, deep cornflower blue, round faceted sapphire radiates from atop an intricately detailed and gracefully domed ring, crafted in platinum in emulation of early twentieth century Edwardian/Art Deco style. The crisply beveled octagonal center setting is effectively softened below with fanciful...(more)
A distinctive and dramatic diamond dinner ring, from fin de siècle France, centering on a single round pearl (more than likely natural) atop a spider web lattice glistening with four bezel-set old mine-cut diamonds and a delicately millegrained diamond-set X motif. Elegantly hand crafted in ...(more)
From the apex of the Art Deco period - circa 1925 - via Paris, France, comes this exquisite platinum and diamond jewel featuring a rich and ravishing, royal-blue, natural emerald-cut sapphire originating from the long ago exhausted mines of old Burma. The gorgeous 3.50 carat rectangular sapphire is ...(more)
A cool, deep glacier-blue emerald-cut aquamarine, measuring 10 carats, brightly glistens above and between a pair sparkling diamond-set plaques, adorned with decorative pierced details and fine milgraining, in this consummate Art Deco and smile-inducing jewel, crafted in platinum - circa 1930s.
A tantalizing trio of rich royal blue, natural no-heat, cushion-cut sapphires - totaling just a tad shy of 2 carats - alternate with two pair of vertically-set sparkling round diamonds in this classic Victorian ‘carved’ ring by way of late-nineteenth/early-twentieth century Great Britain. A gra...(more)
A bright electric red tourmaline (a.k.a. rubelite), weighing 1.90 carats, is a dead ringer for a gemmy Burmese ruby in this very striking and stunning Art Deco bombe ring, crisply crafted in platinum - circa 1920s-30s. The luscious red gemstone crowns a diamond studded geodesic dome adorned in class...(more)
An uber cool and striking Retro ring, circa 1940s, magnificently sculpted in 14 karat yellow gold around a deeply saturated cabochon garnet - an atypical gemstone for the period. The bold and brassy ring shimmers on one side with a pair of sizable, elongated straight baguette diamonds, and on the ot...(more)
An entrancing, electric royal blue cushion-cut sapphire, weighing 3.50 carats, radiates between pairs of sparkling round diamonds and sleek straight baguettes, in a traditional presentation, hand fabricated in platinum during the middle of the last century. The gorgeous gemstone is secured by four t...(more)
A gorgeous pink natural conch pearl is nestled in this classic Edwardian-style halo mounting (though it may date from the 1920s-30s), finely hand crafted platinum over 14 karat white gold, and framed by 1.00 carat of sparkling old mine-cut diamonds. Conch pearls are a very rare natural pearl from th...(more)
What a happy coincidence! Your family crest is masterfully carved into a deep teal and jasper colored bloodstone. The intaglio is presented in neoclassical/ancient style in a fluted 18K yellow gold frame. The top measures 3/4 inch. Ring size 8+.
A faceted round sapphire, weighing 1.10 carats, casts an enchanting violet-pink pastel glow between a pair of sparkling mirror-image diamond flares, in this uniquely beautiful vintage platinum ring dating from the second or third quarter of the last century. Ring size 4 3/4.