Twenty high-domed, lustrous moon rocks - each supporting a glistening blue sapphire dangle - illuminate this rare and wonderful three-piece suite, crafted in silver and dating from the 1930s. Celestial! The necklace measures 19 inches, the earrings measure 5/8 inch from top to bottom.
Victorian grace and refinement is embodied in this elegant choker necklace. A diamond-set, ten-petal flower brooch with diamond-topped stamens, crafted in warmly oxidized silver over rose gold was repurposed in the 20th century serving as the romantic centerpiece of this necklace, glistening betwee...(more)
A 21 inch long necklace comprising numerous solid barrel shape beads strung on a gold foxtail chain and secured with a cute and whimsical frog shape clasp. A substantial and weighty necklace in deep, rich 18K yellow gold. The clasp is stamped with a mallard (duck) head maker's (artist's) mark and 1...(more)
This highly unusual 16 1/2 inch platinum necklace glitters all around with faceted diamond beads, or briolettes, graduating in size and color in various translucent honey-colored hues. We estimate the total diamond weight at 14 carats.
Five feet (plus change) of intricate, finely textured links create this wonderfully versatile nineteenth-century Victorian classic, adjustable in length with the help of a striking shield shape double slide, overlaid, textured and enameled with characteristic ornamentation of the period. Wear it ful...(more)
This ravishing, rare and wonderful suite of frutti de mare, by way of early-to-mid-19th century Italia, presents eleven deep orangy-salmon-colored coral cameos, carved in high relief, depicting as many classical Mediterranean beauties. The five necklace cameos are connected by a fabulo...(more)
From The Land of the Rising Sun, circa late-1800s, comes this wonderful, wearable work of jewelry art. A Japanese sail boat with a full billowy mast is artfully rendered in tri-color gold and sails across the bay with Mt. Fuji in the background and a crane soaring in the sky. This intriguing and exo...(more)
A 61 inch (5 foot!) long and lovely double chain necklace, dating from early last century, rendered in 14K yellow gold and punctuated every 5 inches or so with a glistening faceted golden citrine alternating with a smaller cabochon golden citrine. A swivel clasp allows you to display the pendant, wa...(more)
A uniquely lovely and modestly proportioned (1 by 3/4 inch) mid-nineteenth century locket, evocative of a small Faberge egg. The delightful jewel is fashioned in rich 18 karat gold in the French style (it is indeed French), and features a rich, royal-blue oval lapis lazuli on the front and an artful...(more)
This sparkling, splendorous and very colorful 28 inch sapphire and 18 karat white gold neckchain glistens with fifty natural sapphires totaling approximately 75 carats (!). The sapphires span virtually the entire color spectrum (of sapphires, that is) and include: dark, medium and light blue; light ...(more)
Although probably not as old as most, this is indeed one of the most unusual, impressive and boldest Bohemian style garnet necklaces we've seen. Three large, and eight smaller, oval plaques are designed around four navette shaped faceted-top garnets to create a highly distinctive and stylish adornme...(more)
A 35 inch long and extra-lovely neckchain designed with ten sections cleverly composed of back-to-back royal blue lapis cabochons to simulate the appearance of solid double-cabochons. The rich blue stones are fancifully framed in the neoclassical manner and are separated by golden baroque style link...(more)