A pair of golden lions nuzzle maw-to-maw in this marvelous necklace by the legendary Athenian jeweler - Zolotas, superbly crafted in rich royal blue lapis lazuli beads and gleaming 22 karat gold. This enchanting and exotic 14 1/2 inch necklace stylishly reflects the glory and classic jewelry styles ...(more)
A truly magnificent, striking and unique coral necklace from the 1940s! (In fact, we've never had anything quite like it before.) Five perfectly matched, gem quality, oval shape oxblood corals (The very finest color possible) are contrasted against a dramatic...(more)
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.
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.
A single pale blue aquamarine gleams from within this striking and unusual Art Deco pendant necklace, die-struck and hand finished in rich 14K yellow gold - circa 1930s. Fanciful foliate and geometric filigree coalesce for an enchanting neoclassical effect. 1 and 7/8 inch from the top of the loop, t...(more)