A lush and flowing foliate design, composed in richly textured 22K yellow gold, culminates in a pair of lustrous pearl-petaled blossoms in this exemplary work of jewelry art originating from fin-de-siecle France. A pair of loops on the reverse accommodates a neck chain. 1 5/8 inch by 1 1/2 in...(more)
Light up your lapel with this dazzling Art Deco delight. A classic Jazz Age bar pin, circa 1920s, centering on a flashing half-carat old mine-cut diamond set among a glistening array of smaller round diamonds radiating amid a platinum lattice of finely milgrained geometric wire work. Note the cute ...(more)
Most everyone has a cheerful seaside memory of wiggling their toes in the sand at water's edge and beholding a fascinating and adorable starfish, and this beautifully sculpted and richly textured 18k gold brooch conjures up such memories at a moment's notice. A sparkling cluster of bright diamonds a...(more)
This chic, magnifique and quite sizable (2 3/4 by 2 1/4 inches) bow brooch, by way of mid-twentieth century France, is masterfully composed of a lithe and supple golden ribbon that freely moves at the lower left and then stiffens at the knot. The ribbon is overlaid, and culminates at t...(more)
There she goes! Over the wild western planes or maybe just round and round the merry-go-round (although our clever photographer positioned her raring up). Actually, this majestic diamond maned and tailed mare hails from London, England - circa 1959. 18K yellow and white gold (and a ruby eye). 1 1/2 ...(more)
A polychromatic palette of pastel colors emit a kaleidoscopic effect in this sizable (1 9/16 inches by 1 inch) opal brooch, with an estimated weight of 24 carats! The gorgeous and glistening gemstone is presented with understated simplicity in a white gold frame punctuated at each end with a small a...(more)
Perfect for true blue L.A. Dodgers fans or any guy or gal named Al. Or, more traditionally, your initials might be A.L. or L.A. ... Abraham Lincoln, Angela Lansbury, Avril Lavigne, Louis and Lance Armstrong, Lucy Arnaz ... An artistically designed and rendered diamond-studded monogram beautifully ha...(more)
A striking amalgam of 1930s Art Deco and 1940s Retro styles coalesce in this spectacular brooch and double-clips combo, artistically (and substantially) rendered in contrasting 15K pink and green gold (thus most likely of British origin) and overlaid with platinum and diamonds. The geometric center ...(more)
Here is a bright, brilliant and ingenious twist on a pair of classic Art Deco double clips. Instead of parallel lines meeting in the center to create the brooch, a seriously sparkling 1.80 carat European-cut diamond, attached to the bracket, serves as a high-voltage centerpiece and may be worn alone...(more)
This fabulous and fearsome, diamond-eyed feline, imaginatively and artfully rendered in shaded golden enamel with black stripes and a bright red maw, is proudly presenting her prized prey - a sparkling old mine-cut diamond. One of the coolest cats ever! Circa 1900. 1 1/8 inch by 1 inch.
Take this pouncing and playful pooch, with her very fancy diamond collar, for a walk on your favorite blouse. A sweetie! 18K yellow gold with 14K white gold collar. 1 and 3/8 inches by 1 inch.
From the misty moors of Scotland comes this handsome and splendidly hand-crafted silver, agate and jasper brooch, in the beloved style popularized by the tenants of Balmoral Castle in the latter 19th century. Measures 1 1/2 inches by 1 3/8 inches.