This whimsical masked fox is an iconic tribute from the 1950s. The sculpture is meticulously rendered and textured in gleaming 18K yellow gold with hand-finished detailing making the fur shimmer from every angle. The fox is guaranteed to bring a smile to anyone who catches the sparkle of its ruby ey...(more)
A whimsical adornment from the 1950s, conjuring childhood memories of those happy times under the big top, waiting for the clown to appear on stage from behind the curtains (or did I see that in a movie?). This colorful mirth maker is brightly enameled with white face, classic red nose and lips, and...(more)
This striking, not-so-little, stinger buzzes brightly with a 1.20 carat old mine cushion-cut thorax, a white enamel and diamond-striped abdomen, glittering diamond-set wings and bright-red ruby eyes. This honey measures 1 and 1/4 inches in each direction.
This golden-coated Irish Setter is Best of Breed! He measures 1 1/2 inches by 1 inch.
From the elegant and exciting 1920s (back when people actually dressed up for dinner and bacchanals) comes this extraordinary and extraordinarily beautiful bow pin, artfully and intricately hand fabricated in platinum, and aglitter with a multitude of small round European and Swiss-cut diamonds acce...(more)
Irrespective of the wisdom of giving American women the right to vote in 1920, you cannot dispute the allure of suffragette jewelry; and here is a case in point. The iconic purple green and white colors, rendered in enamel, beautifully coalesce in this gorgeous pendant and pin dating back to the fir...(more)
A Notiochelidon Cyanoleuca (a.k.a. Blue and White Swallow) is bringing a scrumptious and sparkling .22 carat old mine-cut diamond home to her hungry chicks. She soars through the air with pearl-studded wings and cobalt blue enameled feathers and measure 1 3/4 inches in both directions. A rare and w...(more)
Eight multi-colored agate plaques, bordered in hand engraved silver, form a bonnie circle brooch from the misty moors of nineteenth century Scotland. 1 1/2 inch diameter.
A whimsical bow tied wise guy, cleverly crafted in two-tone 14K yellow gold, bright green chrysoprase and with sparkling diamond eyebrows. A real hoot. 1 1/4 by 1 inch.
A rare sighting: A turquoise breasted, golden crested, red-eyed Robin! A sweet tweet! 18K yellow gold, 1 3/4 by 1 1/4 inches. Circa 1960s.
From mid-nineteenth century Scotland, eight wave like plaques of artfully striated gray & white agate (a.k.a. Montrose agate) are assembled and set in silver to form a scalloped circle brooch. Fitted with a necklace loop on the reverse. 1 and 7/8 inches.
A pudgy, pink, winged cherub (remarkably reminiscent of yours truly as an angelic toddler) is bringing in the harvest in this wonderful and whimsical, intricately hand painted Victorian pin, beautifully framed in 14K yellow gold. A petite 3/4 by 5/8 inch.