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.
An artful variation on a classic Art Nouveau whiplash motif provides a lovely presentation for a pair of bright lime green peridots with a diamond crowned pear shape drop swinging freely at the bottom. The pendant measures 1 1/4 inches, the chain measures 20 inches.
A strand of twenty-seven graduated rosette garnet-set links are fringed with seven delicate rosette teardrops suspending from the central links in this darkly romantic antique necklace. The garnets are bright red pyropes from Czechoslovakia and the 15 1/2 inch necklace is created in gilded base met...(more)
An artful assemblage of Art Deco elements combine in this lovely 14 karat yellow gold pendant. A diamond set flower is accented with a green gold leaf flourish and framed in a geometric cartouche with filigree and beaded wire embellishments. A delicate tribute to the 1920's. The pendant measures 1 ...(more)
From the first decade of the twentieth century comes this rare, radiant and ravishing Edwardian necklace, gracefully hand crafted in platinum over gold. The flowing foliate inspired design is comprised of four distinct sections arrayed with bright-white and sparkling old mine-cut diamonds. The plati...(more)
An utterly charming floral motif necklace, die-struck and hand finished - circa 1930 - featuring a freely swinging golden citrine. The rich and glowing gemstone dangles in the center of an elongated double-oval frame and is surmounted by flower blossoms rendered in two-tone, rose and yellow gold. An...(more)
A single pale blue aquamarine gleams from within this striking and unusual Art Deco pendant necklace, die-struck and hand finished in rich 14K yellow gold - circa 1930s. Fanciful foliate and geometric filigree coalesce for an enchanting neoclassical effect. 1 and 7/8 inch from the top of the loop, t...(more)
To protect a cherished photo of a loved one, a 14 karat yellow gold round locket depicting a fierce three dimensional tiger's head. The Tiger is very realistically rendered with white gold teeth and fangs bared to reveal an old European-cut diamond and diamond-set eyes. Early 20th century. Dramatic.
A pair of tulips on one side and a single flower blossom on the other grace this charming, modestly proportioned (7/8 by 5/8 inch), expertly hand engraved antique locket from Victorian England, beautifully crafted in rich 15K yellow gold.
A tantalizing and sizable antique pendant necklace highlighting an encircled multi-dimensional eight-pointed star motif composed of buff-cut turquoise, shimmering seed pearls and even four hard to find rose-cut diamonds twinkling through. At the bottom of the pendant are nine graduated free swinging...(more)