This opulent and exotic pendant necklace from the 1980s features a thick and substantial carved jadeite plaque, measuring 2 3/8 by 1 5/8 inches, which graduates in color from pale green to apple green and lavender. The carving captures a swooping bird in flight against a background of blossoming flo...(more)
A delightful and precious early-twentieth century drop gracefully fashioned in the form of an elongated bell shape and twinkling with a heart-shape set diamond and a tiny seed pearl on top. Die-struck and hand finished in platinum over gold - circa 1915. 1 3/8 by 9/16 inch. The white gold chain meas...(more)
A sweet depression-era (1930s) frosted crystal pendant, carved in back with a radiating design and pierced in the center with a tiny twinkling diamond, is framed in delicate white gold filigree and surmounted by a matching bail. 1 1/2 by 5/8 inch, 16 inch chain.
A sinuous trio of shimmering blue and green enamel morning glories form the centerpiece of this enchanting Art Nouveau necklace centered with a lustrous freshwater pearl, a tiny twinkling diamond with a freshwater 'wing' pearl dancing below. An ultra-lovely nature-inspired jewel - circa 1900. 1 1/4 ...(more)
This fun and colorful twenty-five inch necklace, crafted in platinum, is composed of twenty-four melon-cut, or fluted, carved emerald cabochons. The rich green emeralds are bezel set and alternate with gracefully sculpted open links, each of which sparkles with a tiny bezel set full-cut diamond. A ...(more)
An artful combination of disparate design elements - a classic Art Nouveau whiplash motif and a three-leaf clover - coalesce for a striking effect in this enchanting pendant necklace from turn-of-the-century Czechoslovakia, a.k.a. Bohemia. 1 7/8 by 1 5/16 inches, 18 inch chain.
A delicate, dainty and darling original Art Nouveau pendant necklace rendered in 10K yellow gold with a seed pearl studded whiplash design and crowned with a glistening faceted round peridot. A shimmering freshwater pearl dances below. 1 1/4 by 9/16 inch. The chain measures just over 15 inches.
Three freshwater pearl dangles dance below a golden pearl-centered repousse garland surmounted by a lovely matching seed pear centered bail in this utterly delightful 2 inch long pendant necklace - circa 1900. The chain measures 16 inches.
2.65 carats of dazzling mine-cut, antique cushion-cut and rose-cut diamonds provide the celestial fire in this stunning example of a classic, mid-nineteenth century Victorian starburst jewel. Gracefully hand-fabricated in darkly patinated silver-topped gold, this lovely piece is gently domed, for ad...(more)
We were pleasantly surprised to discover French hallmarks on this gorgeous, classic mid-nineteenth century Etruscan Revival style ensemble composed of bright orangy-salmon colored corals and rich 18K yellow gold doughnuts ornamented with fine twisted wire and granulation. We would normally expect Vi...(more)
The geometric symmetry of this highly distinctive and dazzling necklace suggests early-Art Deco, however, the delicacy of the workmanship leads one to believe that it was produced during the first or second decade of the twentieth century - the preceding Edwardian period. Three 'compass-set' diamond...(more)
A lovely, long and slender tear drop shape pendant centered with shimmering pearl studded leaves with a feathery freshwater wing pearl dangling at the bottom. Circa 1900-1910. The drop measures 2 inches long, the chain measures 17 inches.