A feminine and dainty jewel from the early 1900s is composed of a melange of tiny flowers and flowing garlands of rose cut diamonds with a single pearl dangling from the bottom. Sweet and lovely. Platinum. This piece measures 1 5/8 by 1 3/8 and the chain measures 15 inches long.
Here kitty, kitty....you'll roar with delight over this marvelous Victorian locket, featuring a detailed dimensional tiger bursting forth with a glittering old mine-cut diamond in his powerful jaws, his ruby eyes aglow. Crafted in sturdy 14k gold with a rich high karat "bloom". 1 2/3 inches long inc...(more)
The Praying Virgin is depicted in shimmering mother-of-pearl (and signed by the artist) in this truly enchanting Edwardian lavaliere necklace, intricately handcrafted in platinum and diamonds - circa 1900. The gorgeous bell-shape pendant is imbued throughout with delicate decorative openwork glisten...(more)
Who was that masked woman? The belle of the masked ball. An unusual and fun subject beautifully executed in colorful enamel and rose cut diamonds for her eyes. Victorian, 18 karat yellow gold. This piece measures almost 2 inches long by 1 inch wide.
A rare and wonderful triple strand necklace comprised of vivid, deep reddish-orange coral beads - most likely of mid-twentieth century Italian origin. This bright, beautiful and colorful necklace measures 20 inches long, plus the 3/4 inch coral centered 18 karat yellow gold clasp. The two inner stra...(more)
A sparkling diamond cross crafted in platinum during the early 1900s. Twenty-one bright-white old European-cut diamonds radiate from finely milgrained half bezels. A tapered diamond bail leads to a newer white gold cable chain. 1 3/8 inches (sans bail) by just short of 1 inch across.
A light, bright and exotic 18 karat gold necklace composed of double-sided, highly-stylized flames, or tiaras, or bishops' hats (but probably none of the above), perhaps just a pretty, abstract design. 17 inches long and lovely.
Rendered in 9 karat tri-color gold, this wonderful early-Victorian treasure depicts a bird in flight and a bouquet of flowers. The glass backing serves as a locket, or to preserve the transparency of the design. Fine detailing with turquoise-colored glass cabochons and freshwater pearls throughout. ...(more)
A gorgeous and glistening antique cushion-cut diamond, weighing 1.25 carats, radiates from the center of a sparkling halo of a dozen small antique cushion-cut diamonds, together weighing 1.25 carats in this majestic antique Victorian diamond pendant circa mid-19th century. Well-oxidized silver over ...(more)
A lovely Edwardian style Necklace with two pear shaped briolette drop diamonds - fancy yellow and white - suspended from a classic Edwardian bow knot. The diamonds suspended below measure about 2 inches long. Light, elegant, feminine.
A bird is nestled within this intricate floral carved and pierced green and white jade contemporary pendant. The jade is translucent and varies from white to light green. Please note that the jade is color enhanced.
A rare and ravishing, early-twentieth century necklace comprised of graduated pastel pink (a.k.a. angel skin) coral beads alternating with sparkling faceted rock crystal rondelles. Secured with a superlative Edwardian platinum and diamond clasp, this very fine and eminently feminine necklace is 24 i...(more)