A glittering rosette composed of nine larger rose-cut diamonds, punctuated by 16 tiny rose-cut diamonds, all set in oxidized silver, are the center of attraction in this bold and hefty 22 karat gold bauble recently crafted in emulation, and as an update, of nineteenth-century Etruscan Revival style ...(more)
This colossal (over 1 inch long and almost 3/4 inch wide!) and crazy cocktail ring from glamorous 1940s sparkles with three rolling rows of old mine-cut diamonds, together weighing 2.00 carats. The boldly sculpted ring is reminiscent of a sled, or maybe a roller coaster seat with a cylindrical cross...(more)
There's a lot going on in this fanciful, bombe'-shape, just-for-fun-ring. The mid-century ring is crowned with a spray of emeralds and diamonds framed by a golden geometrically ornamented dome. A pair of sparkling diamond chevrons, set in contrasting white gold, lead to an open five-row ring shank. ...(more)
An enchanting orange-pink emerald-cut natural topaz, weighing 1.50 carats, radiates from the center of sparkling white diamond petals in this dazzling and distinctive smile maker - circa mid-twentieth century. A Hawaiian sunset on your finger, in a size 6.
This spectacular Streamline Moderne Statement, from the height of the glamorous 1940s Retro period incorporates a sleek marquise-cut diamond and a exceptionally long and slender diamond baguette. These two distinctively shaped diamonds are presented perpendicularly between a crashing diamond-set wav...(more)
A big, bold and beautiful bauble from the fabulous forties. A bright red cluster of nineteen round faceted rubies is outlined by sparkling 18 karat yellow gold and diamond petals in this fun and festive just-for-fun, or cocktail, ring. This wonderful Retro jewel measures 1 inch in diameter.
This sizable and sparkling vintage crowd-pleaser will light up any room. A 7/8 inch diameter disk scintillates with a central round brilliant-cut diamond radiating all around with a diamond-set stylized pin-wheel motif. The gracefully domed disc is is held aloft by a striking decorative under galler...(more)
A bright and colorful example of mid-twentieth century wearable sculpture. An artful Mondrian-esque grouping of geometrical shapes rendered in a pair of vibrant green Columbian emeralds: 3.00 carats and 2.00 carats; and five bright-white baguette diamonds, together weighing 1.75 carats. This unique ...(more)
A bright-white and brilliant .55 carat transitional round brilliant-cut diamond radiates front and center from this chic and shining, hand-fabricated vintage diamond ring, circa 1940s-50s . The French-influenced design features four glistening, diamond-studded leaves draping over horizontally arraye...(more)
A luscious bright-green gumdrop emerald, weighing approximately 9.00 carats, formerly a Moghul period emerald bead, is the colorful centerpiece of this gorgeous antique bauble, elegantly handcrafted in platinum over gold. The gracefully scrolled openwork mounting is overlaid with sparkling flames of...(more)
This striking, stunning and sizable early Art Deco sapphire and diamond ring highlights a bright and beautiful 4.50 carat royal blue Ceylon sapphire. The entrancing gemstone radiates from within a delicately milgrained octagonal setting enveloped in a sparkling cushion of diamonds, exotically adorne...(more)
A jumbo 42 carat man-made star ruby with a glowing pinkish-red color and a vivid six-pointed star is wreathed in diagonal rows of round brilliant-cut and baguette diamonds in this glorious and glamorous mid-twentieth century bauble, crafted in platinum. The top of this extraordinary, sizable and s...(more)