A lovely pastel hued white opal cabochon, weighing 5.50 carats, is elegantly framed in characteristic Edwardian splendor by sparkling diamond-set garlands and floral motifs hand crafted platinum over 18 karat yellow gold. The pendant measures 1 3/8 inches in both directions. Enchanting. Chain is an ...(more)
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)
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)
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.
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)
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!
A darling and delicate, traditional style, early-twentieth century emerald ring, crafted in platinum over 18 karat yellow gold. The ring centers on a bright, light-medium green emerald framed by a double row of twinkling Swiss-cut diamonds outlined with a scalloped border. A darling but somewhat del...(more)
Jewels for beer lovers! This extraordinary set is comprised of a pair of earrings and matching brooch depicting a rather unusual subject: hops flowers! They are realistically rendered in shaded and textured, two-tone rose and yellow gold and are surmounted by a single leaf; one sinuous stem winds ar...(more)
The classic Art Nouveau whiplash motif in white enamel is brightened and embellished with shimmering green enameled leaves, a opalescent pink enameled flower blossom, and a swinging kite shaped drop accented with a small diamond and three natural pearls. Artfully rendered in 18K gold, circa 1900, th...(more)