Overlapping bars of glowing red Burmese rubies and glittering rose-cut diamonds frame a single, shimmering, natural button pearl in this delicate and delightful Edwardian-era jewel - circa 1900-1915. A precious precursor to the coming Art Deco period. 7/16 inch across, currently ring size 5 1/2.
A chic and sophisticated 1930s vintage jewel highlighting an elongated, oval cabochon, purplish-red ruby, weighing 7.00 carats, imbued with a shimmering, but slightly wobbly, star (a.k.a. asterism). The enchanting gemstone is presented with splendid Art Deco artistry in a platinum frame sparkling al...(more)
A bright-white and brilliant European-cut diamond, weighing one-third of a carat, is elegantly and distinctively presented in platinum in this stunning, original Art Deco dazzler. The center stone is embellished by four diamond-set flames supported by sculpted, open work shoulders. This uniquely bea...(more)
A bright white and sparkling transitional European-cut diamond, weighing .40 carat, shines front and center from within a square frame of shimmering baguette diamonds. The geometrically sculpted prongs, unusual lever motif gallery and sleek knife-edge shank display the subtle attention to detail emb...(more)
A gleaming candy apple-red cabochon ruby, weighing approximately 4.00 carats, glows between a pair of sleek and shimmering bullet-cut diamonds (.50 carat total weight) in this streamlined and stunning original Art Deco bauble, crafted in platinum - circa 1930.
This magnificent Art Deco dazzler, circa 1920s-30s, features three gorgeous gemstones: a central 3.46 carat natural, electric cornflower blue sapphire, accompanied on each side by a pair of bright-white and sparkling European-cut diamonds weighing one carat-plus each. The extraordinary jewel is mast...(more)
An elongated oval, high-cabochon moonstone exudes a mesmerizing shimmer from within a decoratively engraved bezel setting in this 1930s vintage Art Deco ring, sturdily handcrafted in rich 18K yellow gold. The fluted ring shank is currently size 8.
A beautiful European-cut diamond, weighing .20 carat, is featured in this lovely Art Deco engagement ring. The stone sparkles within an engraved, floating box setting, die-struck in 14 karat white gold. The tapered shoulders are adorned with pierced scrolls and the sides display a striking trellis g...(more)
Strikingly dramatic, classic Art Deco colors and design artfully combine in this original, ultra chic dinner ring, sleekly hand crafted in platinum, black onyx, and diamonds - circa 1925. Note the decorative under gallery. One inch long and lovely. Ring size 8 1/4.
Relatively petite that is. A velvety blue .70 carat emerald-cut sapphire glistens between a pair of sparkling diamond-set shoulders in this very lovely vintage ring, crafted in platinum during the mid-twentieth century. A perfect sapphire engagement ring. Currently ring size 5.
A faded denim-blue cabochon sapphire, with a shimmering star (a.k.a. asterism), weighing 12 carats, resides in a beautifully sculpted, low-profile mounting, designed and rendered in 10K white gold and silver (quite unusual) by the estimable Philadelphia jeweler - J.E. Caldwell. The mounting is artfu...(more)
Art Deco era jewelry that foreshadows the Retro era to come always makes a bold statement, and this fabulous wrap around style ring is no exception. The top is a concave field of sparkling round brilliant-cut diamonds enveloping an electric green bullet-shaped emerald cabochon. Trailing the emerald ...(more)