42 multi-chromatic opal beads, ranging in size from 6.5 to 13.15 millimeters, alternate with faceted quartz crystal roundels to create this sublime 19-inch strand, secured in the back with a sparkling .90 carat European-cut diamond set in an antique platinum clasp. The gorgeous opals display an ench...(more)
From mid-twentieth century Germany (1963 to be precise), a 16 inch long and lovely lariat style necklace composed of lithe and supple 14K yellow gold mesh ribbon neatly folded into a center bow.
This is an extraordinary piece of jewelry, and believe me, we've seen a lot of jewelry! This 'humongous' faceted oval citrine clocks in at a whopping 335+ carats (!) and measures 2 3/8 inches (not counting the loop) by 1 1/2 inches, and the back of the setting, which protects and balances the piece,...(more)
This richly bloomed and substantially crafted 14k yellow gold locket is an intact Victorian historical treasure. The piece is uniquely decorated with ribbons of seed peals and rubies on the front and a hand-engraved scripted personalization (in German) on the back - dated 1874! When the locket was ...(more)
An extraordinarily rare and stunning platinum, emerald and diamond necklace dating from the high-Art Deco period - circa 1925. Eleven lustrous emerald cabochons, carved with leafy designs and totaling 18 carats (over 1.50 carats each), are evenly spaced between pairs of collet-set European-cut diamo...(more)
From La Belle Époque, flowing diamond-studded ribbons are neatly tied into a glittering bow in this exceptionally sweet and lovely Edwardian jewel - circa 1910-20s. This refined yet festive necklace is handcrafted in platinum and artfully incorporates open space to accentuate the curvaceous ...(more)
A darling nineteenth-century fringe necklace, measuring just shy of 16 inches, shimmering with a multitude of lustrous natural seed pearls. Handcrafted in 14 carat gold, most likely from Victorian England. Classic and eminently wearable Victoriana.
This fabulous emerald-eyed amphibian glitters with a wonderful warty skin of platinum and closely packed, bright-white old mine-cut diamonds. He/she is about 100 years old and would love to spend the next 100 with you. Platinum over rose gold, just under 1 carat total diamond weight. Without the loo...(more)
A unique and captivating creation, circa late-1800s, centering on a 1 and 1/4 inch wide flower blossom composed of five distinct rows of petals, each hand carved from bright orangy-salmon colored coral and supported in the back by a golden concave disc. The enchanting centerpiece centers a triple sw...(more)
A translucent, marbleized, apple green Burmese jade oval cabochon is crowned with stylized golden leaves in this delightful mid-century pendant. A colorful yet sophisticated low-key look. Accompanied by a Stone Group Lab gemological report indicating the jade to be natural, untreated and of Burmese ...(more)
This highly unusual 16 1/2 inch platinum necklace glitters all around with faceted diamond beads, or briolettes, graduating in size and color in various translucent honey-colored hues. We estimate the total diamond weight at 14 carats.
This ravishing, rare and wonderful suite of frutti de mare, by way of early-to-mid-19th century Italia, presents eleven deep orangy-salmon-colored coral cameos, carved in high relief, depicting as many classical Mediterranean beauties. The five necklace cameos are connected by a fabulo...(more)