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.
This romantic Austro-Hungarian necklace, rendered with a distinctive Renaissance Revival style, is redolent of old world grace and charm. Openwork plaques are dotted with freshwater pearls and foil-backed gems with garnets set in between. The central scalloped openwork plaque measures 2 3/8 inches b...(more)
This rare and ravishing early-nineteenth century pendant necklace, crafted in darkly patinated silver over gold, glistens night and day with a beautiful array of rose-cut diamonds. The top and bottom sections each feature a larger pear-shape diamond, the latter of which is framed by small round rose...(more)
A shimmering rose-cut diamond is set in silver atop an 18 karat rose gold frame and is surmounted by a latticework and rose-cut diamond pendant in this charming, distinctive and quite elderly antique necklace - circa early-to-mid-nineteenth century. (The center rose-cut diamond has the outline of ab...(more)
A lovely, turn-of-the-20th century pictorial locket depicting a piping shepherd and his sheep herding canine partner in repose under the shade of the old elm tree. This pleasing, pastoral, slide-out picture locket is encircled with tiny rose cut diamonds with matching bail.
A very lovely and graceful antique cross pendant finely crafted platinum over 18K yellow gold and twinkling with thirty one swiss and rose-cut diamonds on an 18K white gold chain. This pendant measures 1 7/8 inches tall by 1 1/8 inches wide.
A double strand of deep, richly saturated, reddish-orange tonneau shape coral beads graduating from 15 by 14 millimeters in the center down to about 7 by 7 millimeters - plus a giant 17 millimeter bead that serves as the clasp. A gorgeous gift from the deep blue Mediterranean sea. The strands...(more)
This very pretty and feminine Art Nouveau pendant necklace - circa 1900 - is hand-crafted in rich 14 karat gold textured scrolls and features a glowing burgundy garnet cabochon and shimmering freshwater baroque and elongated drop pearls. Simply lovely. Suspended from a delicate 18 inch 14k gold rope...(more)
A splendid, striking and sexy original Art Deco jewel - circa 1920s-30s - featuring a shimmering, liquidy purple amethyst pendeloque measuring just under 20 carats. The colorful and entrancing gemstone is surmounted by a classic Art Deco pendant, delicately handcrafted in platinum and sparkling with...(more)
2.65 carats of dazzling mine-cut, antique cushion-cut and rose-cut diamonds are the celestial fire in this stunning example of a classic, mid-nineteenth century Victorian starburst jewel. Gracefully hand-fabricated in darkly patinated silver-topped gold, this lovely piece is gently domed, for added ...(more)