Finely made hard stone cameo pin with carnelian background and white chalcedony female bust wearing a delicate pearl necklace set in a multi prong bezel with an 18K yellow gold navette shaped frame with an arts and crafts feel, circa 1900. This pin measures 2 3/8 X 1 5/8.
Victorian miniature hand painted portrait on metal brooch of a lovely young blue eyed lady with a beautiful gown in vibrant colors and a straw hat with a bright blue ribbon set into an 18K yellow gold Etruscan style granulated frame, signed on the back ‘Henry Capi, Geneve and on the front ‘M.G.....(more)
18K Rose and yellow gold large sepia-toned pin featuring a pair of raspberries set with round garnets. This pin is hallmarked and measures 1 1/8 X 2 1/2.
Lovely 18K Yellow gold and platinum Art Nouveau pin/pendant featuring one old mine cut diamond (.45 carat, I-J color, SI2 clarity) highlighted with 22 rose cut diamonds set in platinum leaves amongst clusters of pink enameled flowers with a drop pearl and scrolling foliate gold work. This pin measur...(more)
14K yellow gold Victorian pin featuring fine gold work scaled to be worn every day with three graduated gold balls suspended from a central bar providing motion and interest in the Etruscan revival style. This pin measures 3/4 inches by 2 inches.
Spiral scrolling volutes of 18 karat white gold and 14 karat rose gold embellished with diamonds and rubies make a dramatic Hollywood (Golden Age) statement in this spectacular, sizable (3 1/2 by 2 1/2 inches) and important Retro brooch from the 1940s. The fabulous, multidimensional work of jewelry...(more)
This grand and glorious Retro brooch from the glamorous 1940s would be perfectly at home on the shoulder of a screen goddess from Hollywood's Golden Age - in this case however, the gold is imbued with a distinct rose-colored tinge. This beautiful 3-plus inch-long bauble stars a glistening emerald-cu...(more)
A detail of Raphael's angel, from his renowned Sistine Madonna painting, is lovingly and faithfully rendered in enamel painted porcelain and majestically framed in 18 karat gold with delicate Etruscan Revival style details. The reverse displays an open glass covered locket compartment with a finely ...(more)
Typifying the elegance and refinement of a bygone age, this silver over 14K rose gold pin has semi-baroque freshwater pearls and bead set old European cut diamonds (54 diamonds, 1.75 carats total weight, SI-I1 clarity, I-L color) set in a foliate motif with five delicate natural pearl drops. This pi...(more)
An incandescent array of bohemian garnets glisten night and day in this fabulous antique cluster brooch by way of late-nineteenth century Czechoslovakia. Large round rose-cut and pear shaped garnets are multi-tiered and outlined with a scalloped border created by the outer rosettes. This Bohemian ba...(more)
An extraordinary and entrancing opal of many colors - including: red, orange, yellow, blue, green and purple - displays a different pattern of shimmering colors with every movement in this fabulous Art Deco brooch, crafted in platinum and diamonds - circa 1925. Unfortunately, over the past century t...(more)
An absolutely gorgeous, glamorous and glittering diamond and platinum bow from fin de siècle France, otherwise referred to as the Edwardian period. This delightful, highly dimensional and flowing bow pin measures over 3 1/4 inches in length and almost 1 1/2 inches in width! 8.35 carats of bright wh...(more)