From pre-Soviet and pre-'democratic' Russia comes this extra-long [sixty-nine-and-a-half inch] chain comprised of fancy four-ring links. Wear it doubled, tripled or quadrupled! At full length it works perfectly well as a leash for your pampered pooch. Crafted in 14 karat gold, Imperial Russian hallm...(more)
A lustrous lunar gemstone, orbited by sparkling old mine-cut diamonds (totaling 2.75 carats), gives off a galactic glow in this shining and celestial jewel dating back to the second half of the nineteenth century. The moonstone and the diamonds are set in platinum over 18K yellow gold. The pendant i...(more)
A lovely, traditional Victorian heart locket crafted in rosy-yellow gold, engraved with leaves and flowers and an unfurled ribbon. A perfect romantic and wearable keepsake for photos or a lock of hair (one origin of the word 'locket') Measures 3/4" long by 11/16" wide, suspended from a delicate 19" ...(more)
This delightful and exotic antique jewel - circa 1900 - emphasizes the 'art' in Art Nouveau. A beautifully crafted 14 karat gold pendant with a fantastical fruit motif, (an apricot? a fig?) comes to life with shimmering iridescent enamel in light pastel pink and green hues. Accented with diamonds an...(more)
A bright and colorful jewel from the-turn-of-the-twentieth century. A lustrous pink raspberry cushion-cut tourmaline teams up with a dangling lime green pear shape peridot in this precious Art Nouveau adornment gracefully crafted in velvety 18K yellow gold and dotted with twinkling old mine and rose...(more)
This intricately designed 14 karat gold oval shaped locket, superbly rendered in the Etruscan Revival style, dates from the Victorian (nineteenth century) period. A center plaque of braided and beaded scroll scroll work is surrounded by numerous layers of intricate gold bead work. Suspended from a...(more)
This ornate antique cross features deep burgundy colored garnets set in closed back settings with lacy scrolled metalwork and natural pearls set atop round domed elements. The cross dates from the early to mid 19th century and is from Spain or Portugal. You might expect to see this piece in a museu...(more)
A shining and shimmering nineteen-inch strand of bright iridescent creamy white baroque South Sea pearls graduating from approximately 11.3 millimeters to 16.3 millimeters. The beautiful strand of oyster fruit is fastened together with a sparkling miniature diamond disco ball containing three carats...(more)
Contemporary platinum and 18 karat yellow gold diamond heart pendant from the eminent Italiano house of fine jewels -'Bulgari'. A tantalizing trio of high-quality round brilliant-cut diamonds are the focus of this romantic sweetheart. Chain measures 17 inches long, but it has an extra loop so it can...(more)
A very interesting and unusual cross pendant set with oval cabochon cat’s-eye gemstones. Although they appear to be Chrysoberyl these gems are actually Sillimanite. A rarity.
A darling variation on the tried-and-true star and crescent motif. In place of a twinkling star, this Victorian delight centers on a twinkling flower. Lovely. 15/16 inch by 3/4 inch.
A 15K Yellow gold (hence British) Victorian book motif locket with beautiful blue enameling and engraving on the front and floral and scroll motifs on the reverse. You won't be able to put it down! This very lovely and unusual locket measures about 1 inch tall by 3/4 inch wide.