A truly rare, ravishing and remarkable diamond. This gorgeous old French-cut diamond, weighing 6.79 carats, has been drilled in one corner, in the manner of a briolette diamond, to accommodate a bail so that it may be worn as a solitaire diamond pendant. We show it here with a newly-made platinum an...(more)
A gorgeous and unusual pendant necklace featuring a deep vibrant green natural jadeite carving studded with an array of bright white sparkling marquise-cut diamonds which apparently float over the jade. This illusion is achieved with expertly executed platinum wire work on the reverse. The pendant b...(more)
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.
A collectible antique English Masonic ball fob, that opens to reveal a delightful surprise. Expertly hand-fabricated in 9 carat rose gold, the ball in its closed position resembles a "ballot ball" in use during Masonic voting. With a clever arrangement of hinges, it opens out into the form of a cros...(more)
A collectable antique English Masonic ball fob, that opens to reveal a delightful surprise. Expertly hand-fabricated in 9 carat rose gold, the ball in its closed position resembles a "ballot ball" in use during Masonic voting. With a clever arrangement of hinges, which are barely perceptible from t...(more)
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)
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 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.