A gleaming, 18 inch-long antique (nineteenth century) necklace composed of gracefully graduating links alternating adorned with deeply engraved, repousse-style links and contrasting bright, plain links. 18K hallmarks. Victorian-era necklaces of this style are usually 14K, but not this one! A beauty...(more)
A sweet, petite and dainty turn-of-the-century drop centering on a bright light-green peridot with lustrous seed pearls arrayed over a graceful and airy gold wire framework. A freshwater pearl dances below. Circa 1900. 1 1/2 inches by 1/2 inch; 17 inch chain.
A sinuous trio of shimmering blue and green enamel morning glories form the centerpiece of this enchanting Art Nouveau necklace centered with a lustrous freshwater pearl, a tiny twinkling diamond with a freshwater 'wing' pearl dancing below. An ultra-lovely nature-inspired jewel - circa 1900. 1 1/4 ...(more)
This fun and colorful twenty-five inch necklace, crafted in platinum, is composed of twenty-four melon-cut, or fluted, carved emerald cabochons. The rich green emeralds are bezel set and alternate with gracefully sculpted open links, each of which sparkles with a tiny bezel set full-cut diamond. A ...(more)
Three freshwater pearl dangles dance below a golden pearl-centered repousse garland surmounted by a lovely matching seed pear centered bail in this utterly delightful 2 inch long pendant necklace - circa 1900. The chain measures 16 inches.
2.65 carats of dazzling mine-cut, antique cushion-cut and rose-cut diamonds provide 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 ad...(more)
We were pleasantly surprised to discover French hallmarks on this gorgeous, classic mid-nineteenth century Etruscan Revival style ensemble composed of bright orangy-salmon colored corals and rich 18K yellow gold doughnuts ornamented with fine twisted wire and granulation. We would normally expect Vi...(more)
The geometric symmetry of this highly distinctive and dazzling necklace suggests early-Art Deco, however, the delicacy of the workmanship leads one to believe that it was produced during the first or second decade of the twentieth century - the preceding Edwardian period. Three 'compass-set' diamond...(more)
A lovely, long and slender tear drop shape pendant centered with shimmering pearl studded leaves with a feathery freshwater wing pearl dangling at the bottom. Circa 1900-1910. The drop measures 2 inches long, the chain measures 17 inches.
An artful variation on a classic Art Nouveau whiplash motif provides a lovely presentation for a pair of bright lime green peridots with a diamond crowned pear shape drop swinging freely at the bottom. The pendant measures 1 1/4 inches, the chain measures 20 inches.
From the first decade of the twentieth century comes this rare, radiant and ravishing Edwardian necklace, gracefully hand crafted in platinum over gold. The flowing foliate inspired design is comprised of four distinct sections arrayed with bright-white and sparkling old mine-cut diamonds. The plati...(more)
An utterly charming floral motif necklace, die-struck and hand finished - circa 1930 - featuring a freely swinging golden citrine. The rich and glowing gemstone dangles in the center of an elongated double-oval frame and is surmounted by flower blossoms rendered in two-tone, rose and yellow gold. An...(more)