French Art Nouveau artistry is in full flower as long, sinuous golden leaves enwrap shimmering freshwater pearl 'angel wings' to create this lithe and highly stylized, nature inspired jewel. Circa 1900. 1 7/8 inches by 3/4 inch.
A rare and resplendent, one-of-a-kind garnet bracelet from nineteenth century France. Each of the rich, deep raspberry colored, emerald-cut gemstones are framed in white enamel which matches the alternating high-luster natural pearls. The centerpiece and clasp is composed of four matching kite shape...(more)
Hand-fabricated in the early 1900s in platinum over 18K gold, this heavenly jewel centers on a shimmering old mine-cut diamond mounted within a floating halo. The post and cross bars are set with glittering rose-cut diamonds, each punctuated with a matching pair of lustrous seed pearls. Measuring 1 ...(more)
Tones of milk & honey wink back at you from this elegant 1.50 Cat's-Eye Chrysoberyl ring, surrounded with a frame of shimmering, bright white, old-mine-cut diamonds, weighing a total of .80 carat, all set in 14K rose gold. The 'eye of the cat' (aka 'chatoyancy') is oriented diagonally across the...(more)
Spring is always here with this delightful and very colorful butterfly brooch, hand fabricated, circa 1890, in silver over gold with a glittering array of diamonds, rubies, sapphires and a golden zircon in the center. She boasts a 2 inch wing span and the pin is removable so it can be worn as a pend...(more)
An exquisite pair of all original, mid-nineteenth century Victorian earrings designed and rendered in a scalloped navette shape in softly patinated 14K yellow gold. The raised centers are outlined in delicate twisted rope and lattice work and centered with a tiny natural pearl shimmering from within...(more)
Exotic, 2 and 1/8 inch long dangling drop earrings, hand fabricated in silver over rose gold and glittering up and down with an array of rose-cut diamonds with a larger pear shape shining in the center. Most likely of mid-eastern origin.
A sentimental, British, Victorian locket, rendered in 9 ct. yellow gold, is impeccably engraved with foliate inspired oak leaf on the front and vertical stripes on back. The oval locket is in pristine condition considering it's age - circa 1895, and is fitted with it's original glass crystal to keep...(more)
Edwardian romanticism is in full bloom in this ravishing and regal, ruby and diamond ring - circa 1900. Measuring an impressive 1 inch minus (15/16"), the glittering rose-cut diamond studded heart is hand fabricated in silver over 9ct. rose gold (hence of British origin), and is centered with a rich...(more)
An impressive and impressively scaled, nineteenth-century Maltese cross crafted in silver over gold and glittering with 11 carats of bright white diamonds. A 1.50 carat rose-cut diamond serves as the sparkling centerpiece with almost 10 carats of old mine and swiss-cut diamonds arrayed over the four...(more)
Suitable for early-to-mid-nineteenth century French royalty, this opulent and impressive diamond bracelet, artfully handcrafted in darkened silver over 18K rose gold, sparkles by sun or candlelight with 12 gorgeous old mine-cut diamonds. The main diamonds, which total over 6 carats, alternate with f...(more)
Talk about a big rock! A 1 and 5/8 inch diameter, round cabochon agate displaying a harmonious variety of earth tone hues, is simply presented in a 9K rose gold bezel in this fabulous brooch originating from 19th-century Scotland. A big, bold, bonnie bauble!