Humongous may be more accurate. Twenty rich royal blue, pyrite-flecked beads of lapis lazuli ranging from a mere 20-plus millimeters at the end (about 3/4 inch) to a whopping 29 millimeters (about 1 1/8 inches) in the center add up to 21 inches in length. By far the biggest and most impressive stran...(more)
A deep rich emerald cut emerald weighing approximately 3.25 carats dangles freely from a classic Edwardian set bow and inside a horseshoe shape frame of high quality, bezel set old mine diamonds. Circa 1900. The diamond chain is relatively new. A beauty! The platinum diamond chain measures 16 inches...(more)
An exquisite, rare original antique chain hand crafted in platinum featuring alternating natural pearls and spectacle-set European cut diamonds. The chain is secured with a fancy clasp further set with tiny rose-cut diamonds and centered with a lustrous natural pearl. Even though this piece is quite...(more)
Gilded Age elegance and refinement is fabulously reflected in this exquisite Edwardian choker necklace masterfully and delicately crafted in platinum, natural seed pearls, diamonds and black enamel. The centerpiece is adorned with a delicate bell-shape drop dancing below twin mirror-image plaques (b...(more)
An absolutely exquisite choker necklace (or 'dog collar’) from the Art Deco era (most of these date from the earlier Edwardian period, so this one is a relatively rare 1920s-30s example). An articulated platinum diamond plaque glittering with five larger European-cut diamonds, which along with abo...(more)
An exquisite turn-of-the-century jewel, hand crafted in platinum over gold, artfully combining Edwardian and Art Nouveau design infulences. The pendant and/or pin centers on a diamond-shape golden citrine elegantly presented in a curvaceous open frame of twinkling diamonds and lustrous freshwater pe...(more)
Three diamond studded openwork platinum disks are joined by lithe and delicate sections of shimmering seed pearls, strung on platinum wire with matching diamond-set terminals, in this refined and feminine, original Edwardian-era necklace - circa 1900.
Forty inches (over a yard) of bright-white European-cut diamonds (150 in all!), totaling 7 carats, set close together in platinum bezels can be worn full length or doubled up. Sparkle, sparkle, sparkle!
Twenty-seven 14-15 millimeter (about 9/16 inch) coral beads, displaying a light and lovely peaches & cream, or 'angel skin' coloration, plus a matching 3/4 inch wide coral button clasp, combine to to create this refreshingly beautiful 17 inch necklace - circa 1960s-1970s.
Over six carats of shimmering, pastel aquamarines are celebrated in scrolling, leafy garlands dotted with delicate pearls in this enchanting turn-of-the-century necklace from England. Masterfully hand-fabricated in 15 karat gold, this romantic treasure at some point has been plated in rich 22 karat ...(more)
A lucky diamond-eyed leapfrog has alighted upon a beautifully carved jadeite lilypad in this whimsical and wonderful vintage pendant. In warm and sunny 14 karat gold, measures two inches long (including bale loop) and one inch wide.
A shimmering natural freshwater pearl dots the center and dances from below this romantic, gracefully sculpted Art Nouveau diamond necklace, crafted in platinum and yellow gold - circa 1900. The curvaceous foliate design glitters with tiny rose-cut diamonds and measures 1 and 11/16 inch wide by 1 5...(more)