From the very literary nineteenth century British Isles come this captivating volume with a beautifully hand engraved, 15ct. yellow gold cover. A picture is worth a thousand words! 3/4 inch.
Three slender dangles, diamonds on the outside and a pearl in the center, swing and sway with your every movement in this fabulous and feminine Edwardian necklace, masterfully hand crafted in platinum over 18K yellow gold - circa 1910. A varied combination of classic Edwardian motifs: bows, swags, l...(more)
A shimmering trio of freshwater pearls dangle and dance below a classic seed pearl-set whiplash motif in this charming, original Art Nouveau pendant necklace - circa 1910. Made by Champenois and Company from Newark, NJ from 1865 until the 1950s. 14K yellow gold, the newly added chain measures 16 inc...(more)
From Victorian England, a charming oval locket hand crafted in 15K yellow gold and masterfully hand engraved on both sides with foliate and floral motifs. Lovingly worn with age and un-monogramed! Just under one inch high by 13/16 inch wide.
In the jewelry world, lavalier necklaces with asymmetrical drops such as this are referred to as negligees (not to be confused with the slinky sheer nightgowns), and this sparkling early-twentieth century jewel, in glorious blue & white, is as lovely as they come. A faceted round sapphire, crown...(more)
Wow! A magnificent and opulent, super wide diamond fringe necklace, circa 1940s - 1950s. This beautiful, glamorous and rare vintage showstopper measures 2 inches wide at the center and graduates down to 5/8 inch behind the neck. Each and every one of the 67 long stylized tassels culminates in a roun...(more)
Sinuous flowering vines take over the delicately scrolling surround of velvety 18k gold. Within each frame are bezel-set cushion and pear-cut aquamarines and lustrous pearls. This truly delightful turn-of-the-century necklace measures 18 inches long.
A richly saturated, cornflower blue, natural Ceylon sapphire, weighing 7.27 carats, was fashioned long ago into a full figured pear shape and set within a sparkling halo of small old mine-cut diamonds, in this majestic antique pendant, hand crafted - circa 1875 - in silver over gold. The top half of...(more)
This elegant Edwardian necklace, finely hand crafted in platinum, circa 1910, scintillates front and center with a light fancy yellow European-cut diamond, weighing 2.08 carat. The stylized bell shaped drop is expertly hand sawn with geometric filigree hinting at the Art Deco era to come. A glitt...(more)
A rare and radiant original Art Deco necklace, hand crafted in platinum - circa 1930 - sparkling all around with twenty-five European-cut diamonds, totaling 3.50 carats, set in classic 'compass' settings which lend the added effect of increasing the stones' outline. The diamonds are connected by cha...(more)
A stunning and delicate antique pendant, circa 1890. A central, square, cushion-cut diamond, weighing 1.50 carats, sparkles on the diagonal and is adorned on the corners with four diamond and pearl florettes with a lustrous natural baroque pearl drop dangling below. The 19-inch pearl chain is origin...(more)
A gorgeous pendant necklace featuring a rich, vibrant green, natural jadeite carving studded with an array of bright-white sparkling marquise-cut diamonds, which apparently float over the jade; an illusion achieved with expertly executed platinum wire work on the reverse. The pendant bail and clasp ...(more)