A delicate 14K white gold lacy filigree border frames a highly polished black onyx plaque, pierced in the center with a small twinkling diamond, in this unusual Depression-era, Art Deco pendant necklace with matching filigree bale. The pendant measures 1 5/8 by 3/4 inches, the new chain measures 16 ...(more)
This delicate and charming antique drop centers a .20 carat old mine-cut diamond sparkler set atop a vertical beaded openwork design held close within a circular border and suspended from an elongated oval beaded link. Sweet. The pendant rests upon a fine 17 inch chain of 14 karat gold. 1 5/16 by 1...(more)
From the 1930s comes this light and lovely frosted carved quartz crystal pendant, overlaid and set with delicate 14 karat gold filigree with a matching bail. A bright-white, single-cut diamond glistens at the center. 1 5/8 by 3/4 inch. Sweetly suspended on a 17-inch link chain.
This uncommonly lovely and sizable Victorian locket (measuring 2 by 1 1/4 inches) is masterfully rendered in satiny, bloomed 18 karat yellow gold and is adorned in front with delicate seed pearls, each shimmering from within an Etruscan style beaded setting. This precious keepsake, circa 1875, opens...(more)
This graceful and dainty Art Nouveau pendant, circa 1900, combines whimsical and natural elements indicative of the period, yet uniquely its own. A small European-cut diamond twinkles from within a petite buttercup and curlicue, all of which are framed by an open skirt outlined with silvery seed pea...(more)
An enchanting, thoroughly feminine, antique swag necklace, dating from the turn-of-the-century, highlighting three pretty, pastel blue aquamarines: a pear shape center and a pair of matching ovals. The curvaceous centerpiece is composed of fine rope textured gold wire with a pair of small, lustrous ...(more)
From turn-of-the-twentieth century America comes this delicate and darling Art Nouveau pendant designed with whip-lashing curves studded with tiny seed pearls framing a buttercup-set, small old mine-cut diamond, and a elongated fresh water 'wing' pearl shimmering below. 1 1/4 by 7/8 inch. The chain ...(more)
Designed and rendered in archetypal Art Deco style, in finely textured two-tone gold, this very lovely, diamond centered, shield-shape pendant supports a sparkling old mine-cut diamond dancing below. It measures 3/4 inch and suspends from a 16 1/2 inch chain.
This 14K Victorian locket features a large cabochon of malachite displaying the lacy curves and paisley orbs typical of the fine Russian material available in the 19th century. The gemstone is bezel set and framed with Etruscan Revival inspiration of delicate twisted rope and hand fabricated spirals...(more)
They don't come much sweeter than this shimmering diamond and natural pearl snowflake, or pinwheel, pin and pendant - circa 1890. Each of the six sections are composed of a graceful stylized heart motif which combine to create an ultra-lovely and eminently wearable keepsake. 7/8 of an inch.
From Victorian England, a romantic pair of gleaming, golden sweethearts, crowned with sinuous stems and leaves and each centered with a lustrous natural half-pearl, rub shoulders as they dangle from a decorative seed pearl-set bail. Somewhere in time, one tiny seed pearl was replaced with a glass pe...(more)
A collet-set diamond dangles below a diamond centered shield crafted in platinum and 14K yellow gold, circa 1930, in this darling and distinctive Art Deco drop. The pendant measures 13/16 inch, the newer chain measures 16 inches.