A treasure. Hand crafted in the early 1900's and presenting a pair of bright pastel blue aquamarines set in delicate prongs and connected by a slender golden navette. The main pear shape drop is adorned with a scrolling crown dotted with tiny seed pearls. The pendant measures 1 9/16 inches in length...(more)
This Victorian/Art Nouveau inspired diamond and opal bangle bracelet was crafted in the mid-twentieth century with close attention paid to every detail. The fourteen karat yellow gold bangle is crowned with finely milgrained, platinum and diamond whiplash motifs which lead the eye to a central prong...(more)
A sparkling spirographic design creates a fine lace background for this sleek and sinuous dragon, patiently waiting for just the right moment to devour the floating pearl dangling in front of him. The creature's body forms the circular frame for this entrancing and exotic pendant, hailing from the z...(more)
An ethereal pre-Raphaelite beauty, with wind blown tresses and a diamond-set headdress, gazes into the the far distance against a colorful, translucent sky crowned with a slender, glittering diamond-set crescent. A truly stunning and exotic Art Nouveau treasure, masterfully rendered in rich 18K yell...(more)
A lovely blend of American Art Nouveau and turn-of-the-century Arts & Crafts design, this 14k pendant is hand-fabricated with curves and swirls framing a bezel-set peridot and a tiny faceted ruby. Dangling from the pendant is a fresh water Mississippi River Pearl. Measuring 1 7/16" in length; the pe...(more)
When viewed from the sides, this extraordinary early-twentieth-century sapphire ring is guaranteed to to turn an onlooker into stone, (that is, if he/she isn't stoned already). The central, high-domed (aka 'sugarloaf') royal-blue sapphire, weighing approximately 2.00 carats, is supported east and we...(more)
The fabled Griffin - half eagle/half lion, is chomping on a shimmering freshwater pearl in this mythological (yet real) watch pin dating back to the turn-of-the-last century. 1 1/16 by 15/16 inches.
2 and 1/2 inch long and lovely, nineteenth century drop earrings lightly crafted in a stylized variation of the classical, Etruscan amphora motif. The central amphoras swing freely inside a symmetrical wishbone shaped frame, all of which are ornamented with delicate granulation and twisted rope des...(more)
Little birdies don't come any lovelier than this charming chickadee dressed in shimmering iridescent feathers of blue, pink and green enamel. She is perched inside a golden oval frame embellished with lustrous natural pearls, enameled leaves and a sparkling white old mine-cut diamond. Expertly craft...(more)
From turn-of-the-twentieth century Great Britain comes this thoroughly enchanting Art Nouveau necklace. The pendant features a pair of glistening lime green peridots dangling inside and below a classic whiplash motif studded with shimmering seed pearls. The 2 inch long pendant is 15ct. gold, the 20 ...(more)
This fierce, ruby-eyed, mythological creature, half eagle, half lion - griffin (or gryphon) by name - is taking a wild ride on a diamond-set arrow to deliver a sparkling diamond in his beak via air mail. Masterfully sculpted in gleaming 18K yellow gold - circa 1900.
1 5/16 by 1 3/16 inches.
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)