A big and beautiful minute repeater in 18 karat yellow gold with a bright and colorful - white, blue, gold and silver - porcelain dial with a subsidiary second hand dial. Both the case and the exhibition movement are mysteriously unsigned, although the movement is signed 'Le Coultre' under the dial...(more)
An entrancing violet-blue star sapphire with exceptional asterism (the star effect) shines solo from this very handsome gent's ring, elegantly sculpted in satin finished 18K yellow gold. Although the estimated weight of this phenomenal and very pure gemstone is 10 carats, it presents significantly l...(more)
A pair of vigilant griffins perched atop neo-classical columns guard a large and glowing green emerald-cut crysoprase in this handsome, rare, large scale and highly-distinctive vintage gent's ring, elegantly crafted in rich 14 karat gold. Ring measures 7/8 inch by 3/4 inch, in a finger size 13.
One of the finest pairs of antique cufflinks we've come across. These elegant double-sided beauties, signed 'Nordlinger' and inscribed on the reverse: 'E.T.B. April 27, 1904', contain four high-quality old mine-cut diamonds totaling 1.50 carats. Each diamond centers a slightly curved oval plaque ren...(more)
A pair of very punctual blacksmiths pound out the hours (single dings) and quarter-hours (double dings) in this 35 jewel Swiss-made hunting case pocket watch, crafted in 18K rosy-yellow gold. The couvette reads: Remontoir Ancre/lignedroit spiral Breguet, Balancier compense / REPETITION AUTOMATIC ...(more)
In case you already own a dressy pair of cuff links, here's an infrequently found set of three shirt studs and three vest buttons (or larger shirt studs), featuring black onyx discs encircled in textured white gold over yellow gold backs and fittings. The buttons measure 7/16 inch, the studs measure...(more)
Charming and distinctive, early-to-mid-20th century, double-sided cufflinks artfully rendered in 18K yellow gold and bright green plique-a-jour (translucent) enamel with a cheerfully organic ivy motif - a traditional symbol of fidelity and wedded love (marriage optional). Meticulously handcrafted an...(more)
An elegant, tailored, his or her ring from the master jewelry designer Jean Slumberger for Tiffany & Company. A 2.50 carat rich, velvety blue oval sapphire is flush set horizontally in a fine 18 karat yellow gold mounting, textured with a fluted spiral pattern. A gem.
A handsome and very cool matte finished platinum and 20k yellow gold gentleman's ring featuring a 1.55 carat natural brown diamond with cinnamon and cognac overtones. The striking diamond is set in a double bezel of 20k yellow gold and is flanked by two white, flush-set, tapered baguette diamonds, t...(more)
From pre-Castro Havana, Cuba comes this extraordinary and collectable keepsake and timekeeper for pocket watch and antique automobile collectors alike. The hunter's case is magnificently adorned with a repousse depiction of of two gentlemen, and one annoying backseat driver, cruising in a jaunty jal...(more)
A classic nine-piece tuxedo set rendered in dusky mother-of-pearl plaques with iridescent rainbow overtones, dotted with lustrous seed pearls and presented in octagonal white frames. The yellow gold backs are outfitted with plunger mechanisms. When not attending a fancy soiree the set resides in its...(more)
In the literally 'earthshaking' World Series of 1989, the Giants were swept in four straight games by the powerhouse Oakland A's. They weren't going to get their World Series rings, but the National League saw to it that they received something to commemorate their otherwise victorious season. The G...(more)