A lush and flowing foliate design, composed in richly textured 22K yellow gold, culminates in a pair of lustrous pearl-petaled blossoms in this exemplary work of jewelry art originating from fin-de-siecle France. A pair of loops on the reverse accommodates a neck chain. 1 5/8 inches by 1 1/2 ...(more)
A fancy Greek-key motif adds neoclassic style to this light and lovely Art Nouveau jewel with a tiny diamond twinkling from within a central buttercup setting along with a pair of lustrous seed pearls and a freshwater pearl drop swinging below. Circa 1900. 1 1/2 inch by 5/8 inch, 17 inch chain.
This enchanting, exotic and far-from-ordinary turn-of-the-twentieth century jewel highlights a translucent green natural Burmese jade drop that swings freely from a magnificently ornamented golden escutcheon centered with an all-seeing emerald eye. Three natural pearls add extra luster to this singu...(more)
This fabulous and fearsome, diamond-eyed feline, imaginatively and artfully rendered in shaded golden enamel with black stripes and a bright red maw, is proudly presenting her prized prey - a sparkling old mine-cut diamond. One of the coolest cats ever! Circa 1900. 1 1/8 inch by 1 inch.
This extremely charming pendant necklace, dating from the very early twentieth century, is intricately hand crafted in delicate golden cannetille and filigree and highlights a bright and glistening aquamarine with a light pastel blue hue. A matching loop and a dangling freshwater pearl brings the le...(more)
Enchanting iridescent enamel purple and green hues shimmer and shine in this ultra-charming, stylized Art Nouveau tulip bud pin artfully hand fabricated in softly textured gold - circa 1900. This was originally intended as a watch pin with the loop at the bottom, however, upside down it works splend...(more)
Lustrous freshwater pearl buds blossom amid sinuous enameled green diamond-set leaves and pink petals in this truly gorgeous original Art Nouveau pendant necklace artfully and substantially rendered in 14K gold by Bippart, Griscom & Osborn Jewelers of Newark, NJ - circa 1890-1900 (the flaming t...(more)
A beautifully crafted 14 karat gold floral necklace by the renowned American jewelry manufacturers Krementz, circa 1900, with a fresh springtime theme. Shimmering freshwater pearl blossoms are nestled amongst scrolling leaves in verdant green and white enamel, suspended from a pair of delicate chain...(more)
Artistic, distinctive and graceful drop earrings from the early 20th century, with over one carat of bright and glittering mine-cut diamonds set inside elegant serpentine frames with sparkling Caribbean-blue zircons swaying beneath. Exquisitely hand-crafted in 15 karat gold (therefore likely of Engl...(more)
This exquisitely designed cross pendant apparently dates from the turn-of-the-twentieth century, however, the sparkling high-crowned table-cut diamonds were cut much earlier. The captivating and curvaceous jewel is rendered in rich, softly textured, 18K yellow gold and measures just shy of 2 3/4 inc...(more)
An artistically styled maple leaf shimmers with shining iridescent light green enamel and bears four lustrous, free swinging, freshwater pearl maple berries in this lithe and ultra-lovely antique pendant necklace, elegantly crafted in 18K yellow gold - circa 1900. The pendant measures 2 1/4 inches f...(more)
This stunning and sizable early-twentieth century dinner ring, crafted in platinum over yellow gold with a white gold ring shank, combines Art Nouveau grace and Arts & Crafts artistry to create a singular beauty. A placid pale-blue elongated oval aquamarine floats inside a fanciful and feminine ...(more)