This light and lovely early-to-mid-twentieth century cutie features a round amethyst bezel-set inside double rings of yellow gold surmounted by a pair of tiny seed pearls. Stamped on the loop: 'OB 10K' for Ostby & Barton, Rhode Island jewelers, est. 1879. 1 1/4 inches with a new 18 inch chain.
This light and lovely pendant necklace dates back to the first decade of the twentieth century. The fanciful green and yellow gold frame highlights a round blue sapphire, a tiny pearl and a shimmering freshwater pearl drop dancing below. A darling and delicate antique jewel. Measures 1 3/8 inch by 5...(more)
A very charming original Art Nouveau pendant, circa 1905, with a shimmering iridescent pink and green enamel tulip set atop a golden whiplash motif, matching loop, and a freshwater pearl drop dancing below. Sweet and pretty. Finely handcrafted in 15 karat gold, suggesting English origin. Measures 1 ...(more)
A sleek and stylish revival of the turn-of-the-century negligee necklace rendered in sunny yellow gold and sparkling Caribbean blue zircons; with lovely compass-set gold and zircon earrings to match. Circa 1940s. The necklace measures 17 inches long, with longest side of pendant nearly two inches lo...(more)
An elegant, always romantic classic, this open heart pendant is finely crafted in lustrous platinum and packed with .80 carat of high-quality bright and sparkling round-brilliant diamonds. Measures 1 1/8 by 7/8 inches. The 18" chain is new.
This neo-classical beauty - circa 1900 - is delicately crafted in light and lacy two-tone gold (green and rose plus a new yellow gold chain) and sparkles in the center with a buttercup-set old-mine cut diamond and dangles with baroque freshwater pearl. A sweet antique jewel. The pendant measures 1 ...(more)
A bright and sunny gemstone necklace for citrine lovers. Sparkling lemon citrine briolette drops alternate with shimmering chrysoberyl beads in this glowing contemporary gemstone collar that wears beautifully day or night. Measures 16 inches long by an maximum of 3/4 inch wide, with a secure barrel ...(more)
A dreamy, high-color, antique pear shape diamond, weighing 1.07 carats, shines solo from within its original setting, hand crafted in platinum over gold during the first or second decade of the twentieth century. Simply sparkling.
A fun and fashionable, with a touch of the exotic, necklace and earrings suite composed of 26 elliptical, natural color, hand carved jade beads alternating with as many 18K yellow gold and black onyx rondelles, plus a pair of black onyx flames crowning the earrings. The jade, which is accompanied by...(more)
In the artistically experimental, nature-inspired period known as Art Nouveau, roughly from 1890 to 1910, it was not uncommon for artisans to craft gold jewelry in combination with glass and/or synthetic gemstones. This pretty necklace is just such a piece, as confirmed under magnification by our ge...(more)
This ultra-chic and charming, original Art Nouveau pendant necklace - circa 1910 - shimmers times three with a talented trio of freshwater pearls dancing below a sinuous Art Nouveau whiplash design rendered in striated yellow gold; by Chas S. Crossman & Company, Yew York 1904-1931. The new chain...(more)
A beautiful and very substantial Maltese cross, expertly crafted in weighty 22K yellow gold, depicting multiple iconic Christian symbols: The Sacred Heart, the Holy Virgin, Saint Anthony, Saint Christopher, the winged Holy Spirit and roman numerals representing the mystery of the Holy Trinity. A tru...(more)