This highly unusual 16 1/2 inch platinum necklace glitters all around with faceted diamond beads, or briolettes, graduating in size and color in various translucent honey-colored hues. We estimate the total diamond weight at 14 carats.
A glorious, ultra-high-quality platinum and diamond necklace dating from the early twentieth century - (circa 1915). The five central bright-white European-cut diamonds range from 1.85 carats in the center down to 1.00 carat, for a grand total of 5.25 carats; the remaining diamonds, of equal caliber...(more)
An artful, geometric assemblage of fine baguette, marquise, round brilliant and bullet-shaped diamonds, totaling 5.00 carats, coalesce in this chic and sophisticated platinum necklace created during the second half of the last century in faithful emulation of timeless 1920s high-Art Deco style. A tr...(more)
A highly stylized ribbon and bow motif coalesces with an inverted heart motif which, in turn, embraces a lyre motif, all of which are rendered with characteristic Edwardian period feminine laciness, in this consummate work of Edwardian jewelry artistry. 4.00 carats of sparkling bright-white European...(more)
Classic bow and and foliate motifs are artfully and ingeniously integrated into this truly exquisite lavaliere necklace - circa 1910. This quintessential Edwardian masterpiece is hand crafted in platinum and sparkles with a total of 1.80 carats of bright-white old mine and European-cut diamonds. Eac...(more)
The geometric symmetry of this highly distinctive and dazzling necklace suggests early-Art Deco, however, the delicacy of the workmanship leads one to believe that it was produced during the first or second decade of the twentieth century - the preceding Edwardian period. Three 'compass-set' diamond...(more)
From the first decade of the twentieth century comes this rare, radiant and ravishing Edwardian necklace, gracefully hand crafted in platinum over gold. The flowing foliate inspired design is comprised of four distinct sections arrayed with bright-white and sparkling old mine-cut diamonds. The plati...(more)
A pair of platinum discs, pave-set with with numerous round brilliant-cut diamonds, swing freely from slightly different lengths in this classic Edwardian style 'negligee' necklace, handcrafted in platinum. Sparkle, sparkle, sparkle! The platinum chain measures 17 inches, the pendant measures 1 3/4...(more)
A half-carat of bright-white and sparkling round brilliant-cut diamonds light up this classic and romantic open heart pendant, crafted in gleaming 14K white gold and suspended from a 18 inch 14K white gold oval link chain. The heart measures 3/4 inch by 5/8 inch.
High-Art Deco - circa 1925. This uniquely stunning, shield-shaped pendant is fashioned around three radiant royal blue, fancy-cut, buff-top sapphires - all of which add-up to approximately 9 carats. The entrancing trio is embellished all around with small bright-white and sparkling old mine-cut diam...(more)
Three antique single-cut diamonds sparkle at the center of three open sculpted buttercup flowers in this darling early 20th-century pendant, handcrafted in 14 karat yellow gold. Measures 1 1/2 inches long by 3/8 inch wide, suspended from a new 18" 14k gold cable chain.
A dazzling row of bright white and canary yellow princess-cut diamonds, totaling 22 carats, sparkle wildly from this tailored and elegant necklace, expertly crafted in crisp platinum and rich 18 karat yellow gold. The diamonds are arranged in alternating yellow and white sections of three diamonds e...(more)
An elegant, always romantic classic, this open heart pendant is finely crafted in lustrous platinum and packed with .80 carat of high-quality bright and sparkling round-brilliant diamonds. Measures 1 1/8 by 7/8 inches. The 18" chain is new.
A dreamy, high-color, antique pear shape diamond, weighing 1.07 carats, shines solo from within its original setting, hand crafted in platinum over gold during the first or second decade of the twentieth century. Simply sparkling.
An elegantly elongated pendant drop, masterfully handcrafted in platinum and sparkling with just over 2.50 carats of dazzling white diamonds - circa 1910. The gorgeous necklace is adorned with delicate scrolled piercing, exquisite milgrain engraving and a pretty crown of three diamonds at the top. ...(more)
This rare and ravishing mid-nineteenth century diamond necklace, handcrafted in warmly oxidized silver over 9 karat gold (thus most likely of British origin) blossoms with over five carats of closely set, bright-white, old mine-cut diamonds set into precious petals. Exquisite. The floral centerpiece...(more)
This sparkling majestic jewel gleams and glitters all around with eighty-one gorgeous, rich red, crystalline, faceted oval rubies, totaling 37 carats, arrayed in clusters of three and enhanced above, below and in between with 9 carats of sparkling round brilliant-cut diamonds. The supple and beautif...(more)
A glittering array of small round brilliant-cut diamonds, totaling two carats, snuggle up close together to create this sparkling, lightly puffed heart crafted in two-tone gold. This romantic estate jewel can also be worn as a pendant. 7/8 inch.
This charming diamond pendant, crafted in silver over gold, was produced in the Georgian style sometime during the mid-twentieth century. A central pear-shaped rose-cut diamond glistens within a scalloped openwork frame further accented by fourteen collet-set rose-cut diamonds and surmounted by a di...(more)
A dazzling diamond drop necklace starring a big and splashy pear-shape diamond - weighing approximately 5.75 carats - swings and sparkles below six marquise diamonds, set tip-to-tip. The six marquises transition to a fine 18 karat white gold chain punctuated with eighteen small bezel-set diamonds - ...(more)
An enchanting, feminine necklace from the Edwardian period, circa 1900. Exquisitely hand-crafted in platinum topped 14 karat gold, this curvilinear beauty is accented with delicate leaves and bursting with 1.75 carats of bright and dazzling european-cut, rose-cut and swiss-cut diamonds. Suspended f...(more)
A golden sunshiny, natural fancy yellow, old mine-cut diamond - weighing .85 carats - is collet set in platinum over 14 karat gold and crowned by a smaller, bright-white old mine-cut diamond in this exceptionally lovely and eminently wearable pendant necklace. The 16-inch platinum chain is new.
A stunning and sophisticated original Art Deco choker necklace from the zenith of the design period - circa 1925. The gracefully curved design centers on a geometric arrangement of three baguette diamonds and a pair of fancy shield-shape diamonds radiating outward on each side with sparkling graduat...(more)
Thirty-six inches of sparkle - in fact, one diamond per-inch (plus 2 inches of slack near the clasp) - in this fun and very versatile 18K yellow gold neck chain. Wear it full length or doubled up.
Something quite different, subtle yet sparkling. 20 inches of briolette diamonds gently graduating in size and displaying a crystalline cognac, or coffee, color (natural) join hands to create this singular and sparkling adornment. 97 briolette diamonds total approximately 15 carats, 18K yellow gold.
A sparkling trio of bright-white European-cut diamonds are compass set in the center of three concentric golden circles in this charming 1930s-1940s vintage necklace drop. .35 carats total, 1 5/8 inches long including loop. This piece dangles from an 18 inch, 14 karat yellow gold chain.
A stunning pair of late-Edwardian~early-Art Deco bracelets, dating from the first or second decade of the twentieth century, join hands to create a remarkable all around choker necklace. Each bracelet features eight bright-white collet-set European-cut diamonds, all sixteen of which total 12.00 cara...(more)
A rare, wonderful and eminently wearable, original Art Deco diamond necklace, handcrafted in platinum - circa 1920s - and beaming with 12.75 carats of bright-white and beautiful old mine and European-cut diamonds. The five main center stones, each set in finely milgrained collets with gracefu...(more)
Cascading swags of glittering, bright-white, high-quality diamonds, set in rich 18K yellow gold, drape over your decolletage in this stunning and sexy three-in-one necklace by the justly celebrated American jeweler - Oscar Heyman of N.Y., New York. Signed and numbered 'OH #600179'. 432 full-cut diam...(more)
30 carats of Cupid's favorite diamond cuts join forces to form this divinely glamorous, one-of-a-kind platinum necklace evoking the screen goddess style of Grace Kelly and Elizabeth Taylor. Starring a gorgeous F color 2.75 carat heart-shaped diamond center stage, with dazzling ice-white diamond hear...(more)
We are thrilled to present this rare, regal and altogether sublime antique diamond necklace. A masterpiece of Edwardian craftsmanship - circa 1900 - hand-fabricated in platinum over 18 karat gold, with 35.00 carats of well-matched, bright-white and dazzling antique mine-cut, European and pear-shaped...(more)
This enchanting Art Deco lavaliere necklace stunningly exemplifies the lavish and sophisticated style of the roaring twenties. The 3 and 1/2 inches-long lavaliere pendant is fashioned as a highly styled, neoclassical amphora and culminates in a trio of sparkling, high-caliber European-cut diamonds, ...(more)
From wedding day to everyday, this breathtaking turn-of-the-century diamond lavalier is an elegant choice for any occasion. A sparkling .85 carat pear-shaped diamond is suspended like a lovely dewdrop from stylized scrolled leaf fronds, shimmering with delicate diamonds throughout. Exquisitely hand ...(more)
A rare and regal original Belle Époque diamond choker - or 'dog collar' - necklace, masterfully handcrafted in platinum - circa 1900. Three intersecting oval wreaths fashioned in flower and leaf motifs are gently curved to closely caress your neck. The center of the wreaths sparkle with seven high-...(more)
A sparkling European-cut diamond has been caught in the dead center of this platinum and seed pearl spider web in this outstanding and out-of -the-ordinary, turn-of-the-century treasure. The diameter of the web measures 11/16 inch, the entire pendant measures 2 inches long, and the chain measures 14...(more)
This classic original Victorian diamond necklace composed in silver over 14 karat rose gold sparkles with every turn. Graduated diamond set darts alternate with three-diamond drops and tapers to a straight rose-cut diamond set neckchain in back. 9.00 carts total diamond weight. A superb, stunning an...(more)
Three distinct design elements combine in this lithe and sensuous jewel dating from the mid-1800's. The central circular star motif frames a freely swinging antique cushion cut diamond while a cascade of delicate fringe dances below. A classic bow knot crowns this enchanting antique treasure. 2 1/4 ...(more)
An extravagant nineteenth-century Victorian diamond fringe necklace packed to the hilt with 20.00 carats of sparkling antique-cut diamonds set in warmly patinated silver over yellow gold. An absolutely stunning and regal adornment for very special occasions. 18 inches long, the central drop falls 1 ...(more)
An exquisite, rare original antique chain hand crafted in platinum featuring alternating natural pearls and spectacle-set European cut diamonds. The chain is secured with a fancy clasp further set with tiny rose-cut diamonds and centered with a lustrous natural pearl. Even though this piece is quite...(more)
An absolutely exquisite choker necklace (or 'dog collar’) from the Art Deco era (most of these date from the earlier Edwardian period, so this one is a relatively rare 1920s-30s example). An articulated platinum diamond plaque glittering with five larger European-cut diamonds, which along with abo...(more)
Three diamond studded openwork platinum disks are joined by lithe and delicate sections of shimmering seed pearls, strung on platinum wire with matching diamond-set terminals, in this refined and feminine, original Edwardian-era necklace - circa 1900.
Forty inches (over a yard) of bright-white European-cut diamonds (150 in all!), totaling 7 carats, set close together in platinum bezels can be worn full length or doubled up. Sparkle, sparkle, sparkle!
This captivating and curvaceous pendant necklace, dating back to the turn-of-the- 20th century, shimmers with four semi-baroque natural pearls and sparkles with ten old mine-cut diamonds. The gracefully sculpted Art Nouveau drop displays an open whiplash design and is handcrafted in platinum. The ce...(more)
Spark her interest with this platinum diamond necklace fully set with 444 high-quality round brilliant-cut diamonds (9.25 carats total weight, F-H color, VS-SI1 clarity) arranged in a continuous chevron design. This beautiful and timeless diamond necklace mea...(more)
An extra-lovely Victorian lavaliere, crafted in warmly oxidized silver over gold with an elegant open-work design and sparkling with an array of of old-cut diamonds, supports a slender briolette aquamarine crowned with a lustrous seed pearl. Although the aquamarine pendant was evidently added at a l...(more)
A dazzling and dressy contemporary diamond necklace superbly crafted in bright 18 karat white gold by by the prestigious Italian jewelry firm ~ Garavelli of Valenza, Italy - a high-quality jewelry manufacturer whose roots go back to the early 1900s. This splendid necklace sparkles all around with 67...(more)
A glittering and romantic necklace and brooch combination artfully handcrafted in platinum with graceful open knife-edge wire work during the apex of the Edwardian design period - circa 1900. This ravishing and radiant treasure, designed as a highly-stylized heart, measures 2 inches in both directio...(more)
A silver over 14 karat gold unusual diamond plaque necklace with Russian hallmarks, circa 1908-1917. This piece has a distinctive Victorian feel and is set with both old mine and rose cut diamonds throughout the open work plaque. Fine knife wire, scrolls and a foliate motif finish this stunning piec...(more)
A classic and dressy 1930s vintage diamond necklace culminating in a sparkling central tassel composed of 25 sizable baguette diamonds. The center section is suspended from looped diamond-set terminals completed by a line of round brilliants, each side punctuated by a jauntily staggered panel of bag...(more)
A rare and radiant antique jewel, delicately handcrafted in 14 gold. A swirling pinwheel starburst, tightly set with high-domed rose-cut diamonds, glistens below three splayed, slender rose-cut diamond rays. This celestial Victorian-era sparkler measures 1 and 1/2 inches-plus long. The original gold...(more)
From the 1930s depression era comes this light and lacy Art Deco pendant and pin combination, cleverly outfitted with a flip-down bale, die struck and hand finished in bright-white 14 karat gold. A trio of European-cut diamonds sparkle atop a background of delicate geometric filigree work outlined w...(more)
This stunning and sparkling original Art Deco necklace, handcrafted in platinum, circa 1920s-1930s, features a beautiful bezel-set 1.10 carat European-cut diamond swinging freely inside a scalloped, diamond-set, teardrop-shape surround. The diamond pendant is surmounted by a .65 carat European-cut ...(more)
7.75 carats of gorgeous old European-cut diamonds, featuring a high-quality 1.60 carat diamond in the center, sparkle loud and clear from the front half of this exquisite antique choker necklace, which, with the pressing of a couple small clasps, magically coverts into a beautiful antique bracelet. ...(more)
This romantic original antique necklace displays all of the characteristic for which Edwardian jewels are so highly prized - exemplary hand-craftsmanship, delicate, lacy open-work and flowing femininity. This stunning necklace is delicately crafted in platinum and sparkles with numerous rose-cut and...(more)
A happy family of three old European-cut diamonds, together weighing just under 2.50 carats, reside in beautiful matching buttercup settings, accented with striking black enamel, in this sublime original antique necklace, which upon request, can be converted to a pendant necklace and matching earrin...(more)
Eighty-five spectacle-set bright-white round brilliant-cut diamonds, totaling 3.00 carats, dance and sparkle with your every movement in this fun and very useful twenty-inch platinum and diamond neckchain.
Sorry, the 6.79 carat French-cut diamond (#120-91-37) shown in image #3 isn't included!
This classically styled flame motif fringe necklace from the 1960s is crafted in bright and weighty 14 karat yellow gold and sizzles with nine interspersed flames of round brilliant-cut diamonds set in contrasting white gold. This always stylish fifteen-inch necklace is reminiscent of French designs...(more)
Finely crafted in platinum over 18 karat yellow gold, and containing over 7.00 carats of diamonds, this sizable, stunning and regal treasure may be worn both as a brooch or as a pendant necklace. Fanciful open-work, an articulated leafy swag and swinging diamond drops combine with a sparkling array ...(more)
This classic ball link chain by Cartier - Paris contingent - is wonderfully transformed by the addition of 152 sparkling round brilliant-cut diamonds weighing 7.13 carats. The remarkably versatile necklace can be clasped to any length. To complete the suite, a matching ball link bracelet glistens wi...(more)
A graceful and gorgeous original Edwardian - or Belle Epoque - diamond lavaliere necklace from the turn-of-the-twentieth century. The beautiful pendant highlights two freely swinging European-cut diamonds - the central diamond is encircled by a sparkling diamond wreath with the bottom diamond freely...(more)
A dreamy Edwardian diamond pendant necklace, the style of which is sometimes referred to as a 'negligee' (not the lingerie). A pair of European-cut diamonds, weighing 1.05 carats total, dance and sway below a sublime and sensuous double pendant, crafted in platinum over 14 karat yellow gold, and spa...(more)
The front portion of this dazzling and dynamic fancy diamond necklace, crafted in platinum, sparkles with nine pear shape diamonds alternating with ten round brilliant-cut diamond drops. The beautifully sculpted and graduated diamond-set links continue all around the necklace for a glittering effect...(more)
A truly remarkable and ravishing antique diamond necklace of mid-Victorian vintage. Masterfully crafted in 15 karat yellow gold, this radiant beauty is comprised of ninety-two graduated sections: Forty-five old mine-cut diamonds, weighing 12 carats total, swing freely from a classic rose-cut diamond...(more)
171 round brilliant-cut diamonds flash and sparkle with your every movement in this fabulous and fabulously versatile diamond and platinum neckchain. Wear it at full length and it evokes the 1920s flapper style; double it and you have a 27 inch (double) necklace; triple it and you have just shy of a...(more)
Sixty-seven old mine-cut diamonds totaling eleven carats of 'spectacle set' diamonds comprise this fabulous twenty-and-one-half inch sparkling diamond chain. Sometimes referred to as 'diamonds by the yard', we prefer 'party diamonds'! A rare original vintage necklace, circa 1920.
Break out the champagne and celebrate! with this extraordinary 1970s vintage champagne glass and bubble pendant from the defunct but renowned Los Angeles based jewelry manufacturer - Terrell & Zimmelman. The champagne glass is ingeniously devised from a half-moon and two baguette diamonds, while...(more)
An absolutely stunning, transitional style - late Edwardian / early Art Deco - platinum and diamond necklace signed Cartier. This magnificent treasure is accompanied by Cartier's original bill of sale from New York - dated January 18, 1929 - the height of Cartier's jewelry artistry. In the case of t...(more)
A chic and sophisticated platinum diamond necklace in the style of the golden age of glamour. A straight row necklace of baguette diamonds, set end-to-end, supports a row of five undulating baguette diamond swags, set side -to-side, terminating with a graceful flourish at both ends. A superb and sty...(more)
A ravishing rarity. This extraordinary necklace from the turn of the twentieth century displays a magnificent collection of 42 multi-shape and multi-color European-cut diamonds ranging from bright white to chocolate brown - including blue, pink, green and cinnamon colors, in both round and various ...(more)
Wow! A magnificent and opulent, super wide diamond fringe necklace, circa 1940s - 1950s. This beautiful, glamorous and rare vintage showstopper measures 2 inches wide at the center and graduates down to 5/8 inch behind the neck. Each and every one of the 67 long stylized tassels culminates in a roun...(more)
This late Victorian brooch is gracefully asymmetrical, is designed with the slightest hint of leaf motif and suggests the Art Nouveau movement is on its way. It highlights three old European cut diamonds weighing .90 carats and is surrounded by 1.80 carats of the same. It is constructed in silver ...(more)
An enchanting diamond necklace with a stylish and sexy twist by the great American (and French) jewelry collaboration, Trabert and Hoeffer-Mauboussin. Instead of the tried and true riviere style necklace of all round diamonds, this gorgeous variation on the classic theme is half composed of round di...(more)
An impressive and dynamic two-inch long diamond pendant and necklace from the 1920's. This radiant head turner is designed in a modernized pagoda form. The center row of diamonds showcase six graduating old-European and antique cushion-cut diamonds, totaling 3.00 carats, following the tapered outlin...(more)
A stunning and graceful diamond necklace from the glamorous 1940's. The graceful double swag of baguette diamonds is embellished on each end with asymmetrical sprays of diamonds. On one side a sparkling crescent of pave' diamonds envelopes an upward flame of baguettes while the opposite side evokes ...(more)
This antique bib style necklace from the 1890's is very early Edwardian. The floral and scroll motifs are fully diamond set with five pear shaped diamond set pendants. As with many pieces made at this time you can also see the influence of the Art Nouveau movement with the use of curvilinear lines. ...(more)
This darling diamond necklace evokes an ancient feeling. Composed of rosette links with contrasting matte and bright finishes, the front of the necklace glistens with 1.50 carats of high-quality brilliant cut diamonds. A wonderful, wearable and timeless piece for many occasions.
A masterpiece from the 1920s. This platinum all original, high quality and eminently wearable necklace is as rare as it is beautiful. Elegant, architectural simplicity characterizes the gracefully attenuated
'V" shape centerpiece which highlights a gorgeous old-mine cut diamond and a matching old-m...(more)
Diamond Cocktail jewelry was all the rage during the 1950s and this beautiful vintage platinum pendant is ablaze with a waterfall of baguette-cut and brilliant-cut diamonds. The classic circular outline is wonderfully stylized to create a unique assymetrical design. The pendant is in very good condi...(more)
An exquisitely crafted 22 karat yellow gold reversible Mughal style necklace. One side features a lovely pomegranate motif with vibrant red, green and blue enamel on a white enameled background, and the reverse side displays a stunning collection of bezel-set, rose-cut diamonds with a total weight o...(more)
This glorious, rare and original, high-Victorian fringe necklace in silver-topped gold is simply stunning. Designed around a classic box-link straight row necklace, this dazzling necklace dances with a graduated row of slender diamond-set ornaments alternating with diamond leaf motifs which continue...(more)
A shimmering 18 1/2-inch neckchain composed of oval-shape blue sapphires and variously shaped rose-cut diamonds. 25 sapphires total just shy of twenty carats and 24 diamonds total 4.50 carats in this fun, informal and sexy necklace in platinum. As lovely with blue jeans as blue satin.
Centering on a 2.15 carat old European-cut diamond surrounded by 6 European-cut diamonds weighing one-carat each, (plus 2 more carats of smaller diamonds) this sizzling diamond pendant, containing over 10 carats of dazzling white diamonds will light up any room. Crafted in silver over rose gold, the...(more)
A ravishing and exemplary Edwardian Burma ruby and diamond lavaliere necklace, hand crafted in platinum, circa 1900. This rare and wonderful antique necklace has a fanciful and fluid design featuring three long pendants dangling and dancing below. The elegant open work and curvilinear lines exemplif...(more)
A truly rare, ravishing and remarkable diamond. This gorgeous old French-cut diamond, weighing 6.79 carats, has been drilled in one corner, in the manner of a briolette diamond, to accommodate a bail so that it may be worn as a solitaire diamond pendant. We show it here with a newly-made platinum an...(more)
A sparkling, sensuous and sexy original Edwardian 'negligee' necklace. A pair of old mine-cut pear shape diamonds weighing 1.65 carats each - 3.30 carats total - dazzle and dance on two offset diamond and platinum pendants in this truly exquisite and ravishing Edwardian necklace - circa 1900. The ch...(more)
This truly extraordinary necklace is one of the finest examples of Edwardian jewelry artistry we've seen in a while. A diminutive, and beautifully decorated platinum and diamond ladies pendant watch is magnificently framed, and swings freely, inside a dazzling diamond wreath. The watch and wreath se...(more)
A gorgeous and glistening antique cushion-cut diamond, weighing 1.25 carats, radiates from the center of a sparkling halo of a dozen small antique cushion-cut diamonds, together weighing 1.25 carats in this majestic antique Victorian diamond pendant circa mid-19th century. Well-oxidized silver over ...(more)
A fabulous and fanciful 17 inch-long diamond necklace culminating in a bright and beautiful 1.75 carat European-cut diamond. This stunning sparkler features twelve larger European-cut diamonds (not including the center stone) framed in 'compass' settings separated by diamond-set teardrops and fancy ...(more)
A magnificent, mid-19th century cross, rendered in warmly oxidized silver over rose gold and packed to the hilt with twelve antique cushion-cut diamonds totaling a whopping 11.00 carats. This divine sparkler measures 2 1/4 inches long (not including the diamond-set loop) by just over 1 3/8 inches wi...(more)
From the fin de siècle comes this rare, romantic and ravishing necklace cascading with fifteen shiny pink conch pearls and a glittering array of old mine and rose-cut diamonds. This exquisite antique jewel is lightly crafted in platinum over gold and is designed with eight graduated hearts a...(more)
A classic and romantic diamond open heart pendant, finely crafted in 14k white gold and set with one carat total weight of sparkling high-quality diamonds. The pendant rests beneath a 14k white gold chain, attached on either side. Heart measures _ by _. Necklace is 15 inches long.