A lovely, turn-of-the-20th century pictorial locket depicting a piping shepherd and his sheep herding canine partner in repose under the shade of the old elm tree. This pleasing, pastoral, slide-out picture locket is encircled with tiny rose cut diamonds with matching bail.
A very lovely and graceful antique cross pendant finely crafted platinum over 18K yellow gold and twinkling with thirty one swiss and rose-cut diamonds on an 18K white gold chain. This pendant measures 1 7/8 inches tall by 1 1/8 inches wide.
A double strand of deep, richly saturated, reddish-orange tonneau shape coral beads graduating from 15 by 14 millimeters in the center down to about 7 by 7 millimeters - plus a giant 17 millimeter bead that serves as the clasp. A gorgeous gift from the deep blue Mediterranean sea. The strands...(more)
This very pretty and feminine Art Nouveau pendant necklace - circa 1900 - is hand-crafted in rich 14 karat gold textured scrolls and features a glowing burgundy garnet cabochon and shimmering freshwater baroque and elongated drop pearls. Simply lovely. Suspended from a delicate 18 inch 14k gold rope...(more)
A dazzling diamond drop necklace starring a big and splashy pear-shape diamond - weighing approximately 5.75 carats - swings and sparkles below six marquise diamonds, set tip-to-tip. The six marquises transition to a fine 18 karat white gold chain punctuated with eighteen small bezel-set diamonds - ...(more)
An enchanting, feminine necklace from the Edwardian period, circa 1900. Exquisitely hand-crafted in platinum topped 14 karat gold, this curvilinear beauty is accented with delicate leaves and bursting with 1.75 carats of bright and dazzling european-cut, rose-cut and swiss-cut diamonds. Suspended f...(more)
A dragon, a Buddah's Hand, a gourd and/or peach are among the symbols of good luck, fortune, health and prosperity which inhabit this double sided carved jadeite pendant, crowned in gleaming 14K yellow gold and gradating in color from translucent ivory white to mossy green. The pendant measures 2 a...(more)
An exquisite Art Nouveau pendant depicting a lissome classical enchantress donning a flowing toga, artfully rendered in 18 karat gold relief. The curvaceous plaque is outlined with glittering rose-cut diamonds; the reverse is adorned with a graceful foliate design and engraved: "Prix Blondeau a Mme ...(more)
This relatively small, yet darling and very distinctive, Victorian-era cross necklace is composed of four baguette-cut raspberry-pink tourmalines. The colorful gemstones are set in numerous, dainty fleur de lys motif prongs and are delightfully enhanced with three free-swinging seed pearl drops, plu...(more)
The wonders of nature have always served as inspiration for Art Nouveau jewels, and here's a shining example. A sinuous and symmetrical cattail plant, blossoming with glittering diamond flowers, overlaps a gracefully stylized whiplash-motif frame. A single shimmering seed pearl punctuates the bottom...(more)
A golden sunshiny, natural fancy yellow, old mine-cut diamond - weighing .85 carats - is collet set in platinum over 14 karat gold and crowned by a smaller, bright-white old mine-cut diamond in this exceptionally lovely and eminently wearable pendant necklace. The 16-inch platinum chain is new.
A stunning and sophisticated original Art Deco choker necklace from the zenith of the design period - circa 1925. The gracefully curved design centers on a geometric arrangement of three baguette diamonds and a pair of fancy shield-shape diamonds radiating outward on each side with sparkling graduat...(more)