These fantastical mid-century earrings are sometimes referred to as 'Sputnik' style or 'atomic' style. The half-globes are bespangled with a colorful array of semi-precious gemstones for a maxed-out, spacey, other-worldly effect. A fun pair of vintage earrings. 3/4 inch diameter.
A bright and shining, mid-century vintage, diamond engagement ring. The sparkling 2/3 carat center transitional-cut diamond is presented in a superbly sculpted architectural platinum and diamond mounting inspired by 1920s-30s Art Deco geometry. The distinctive fishtail setting on the outside border ...(more)
An ethereal classical beauty is captured ghost-like in this enchanting golden citrine with a faceted back and hand carved top, simply presented in golden wire setting. The citrine alone measures slightly over two inches by 1 and 3/16 inches. The decorative bail extends the length to 2 and 1/8 inches...(more)
Now for something completely different - and completely stunning! An enchanting and exotic necklace and twin bracelet suite featuring a fabulous array (we figure 166 carats!) of shimmering honeyed-green Cats-Eye Chrysoberyls - set in silver!. The front swag c...(more)
This sweet, low-key mid-2oth century variation on a classic Victorian five-stone ring substitutes eight shimmering natural seed pearls where one usually finds tiny rose-cut diamonds. Five gently graduated bright blue sapphires lay close on the finger atop an all-around hand-engraved ring shank. A da...(more)
Cleopatra would have adored this superb and shimmering mid-century necklace crafted in ravishing 18 karat rose gold. An elaborate fringe design graduates all around from 1/2 inch wide at the back to slightly over 3/4 inch in front. 16 inches, a Retro classic, circa 1940s-1950s.
A sizable and weighty diamond-headed, ruby-eyed serpent coils around your finger in this substantial, highy-textured antique snake ring crafted in heavy 14 karat yellow gold. This very cool ring measures 1 and 1/8 inch from head to tail. This ring is a fixed size 9 and makes a great index or middle ...(more)
The breath of springtime is beautifully captured in this outstanding multi-colored mid-century vintage brooch comprised of white, pink and lavender blossoms glistening with diamond stamens and embraced by a pair of forest-green leaves. The five sections are realistically handcarved in frosted crysta...(more)
This extra-lovely mid-century bracelet features a glowing trio of amber-color citrines. The three gemstones are interspaced by 14 karat yellow gold links with a graceful, artfully sculpted free-form design. A delightfully distinctive bracelet, circa 1950s.
A 'striking' snake bracelet superbly rendered in spring-loaded gold, blue and green enamel and sparkling round diamonds. The intricately constructed coiled body is composed of individually riveted textured gold sections leading to a wavy tail. A scintillating and sinewy serpent, circa 1960. Sssssss...(more)
The center diamond in this mid-century beauty is set in bold, square corners giving it a much larger look. Tiny single-cut diamonds are sprinkled in a delicate geometric pattern on each side. This wearable engagement ring twinkles from every angle.
A true classic diamond solitaire from the Mid-Century. The center 1.00 carat round brilliant-cut diamond is accompanied by a GIA report stating G color, VS2 clarity and is set with four prongs and a tapered baguette on either side. Fabulous!