A highly cool example of the Mid-Century Brutalist art movement crossing paths with the groovy jeweler's benchcraft. A moody, bluish-gray thundercloud-colored quartz, with mesmerizing chatoyantcy, is featured in this richly textured, 18 karat yellow gold, hand-sculpted ring. A unique and artistic t...(more)
A fun and fashionable, with a touch of the exotic, necklace and earrings suite composed of 26 elliptical, natural color, hand carved jade beads alternating with as many 18K yellow gold and black onyx rondelles, plus a pair of black onyx flames crowning the earrings. The jade, which is accompanied by...(more)
A bright-white, high-quality round brilliant-cut diamond, weighing a third of a carat, sparkles from within an 18k white gold setting atop a sleekly sculpted Art Deco ring shank artfully rendered in contrasting 14k yellow gold. Circa late-1930s-1950s, in a finger size 7 1/2.
A darling vintage engagement ring - circa 1950 - gleaming with a bright and lively .30 carat transitional European-cut diamond. The navette shape mounting is embossed with tiny flowers; a pair of tiny single-cut diamonds, set in navette shape settings, flank the center stone. Crafted in 14 karat whi...(more)
A fiery, faceted, round, amber-orange Madeira citrine emits an electric sparkle from within a tri-color gold filigree setting. The 1930s vintage ring is die-struck and hand finished with five (somewhat unusual versus the common six) decorative compass points. A hand-engraved wheat motif adorns the u...(more)
A luscious deep lavender-pink sapphire cushion, weighing 4.08 carats, is this star of this exquisitely ornamented solitaire ring. Inclusions indicate no heat but we did not have it verified with an outside lab report. Hallmarks tell us this beautiful ring was masterfully handcrafted in lustrous pla...(more)
A cheerful finishing touch for your lapel, this circa 1940s bow brooch is from the esteemed jeweler Cartier. Finely handcrafted in green and rose gold, with a glittering pale-blue square aquamarine at its center. Signed CARTIER. Measures 2 1/8 inches by 1 1/4 inches.
This handmade mid-century bracelet showcases three exceptionally well-matched natural untreated Burmese navette-shaped jades, with richly saturated apple-green hues, centering infinity motif links rendered in fourteen karat yellow gold. The length of the bracelet is 6 1/2 inches and would be perfect...(more)
Since the 1700s women have been resetting diamonds to make them fit contemporary fashion trends. This stunning platinum vintage diamond engagement ring was designed during the mid-20th century, yet features an antique, early-European-cut diamond cut in the late Victorian time period. A bit of old me...(more)
A matched pair of sleekly modeled, electric-green emerald-cut tourmalines are nestled at the base of sizzling platinum and diamond flames in these chic and shining earrings dating back to the 1950s-60s. Just a smidgin shy of 1 inch.
An adorable roaring, or perhaps yawning, black and white striped tiger cub ring crafted in warm and sunny 14k yellow gold. An especially expressive pet thanks to lovely enamel details, like apple-green eyes and a red tongue and forehead. A marvelous sculptural ring that measures just over a 1/2 inch...(more)
A distinguished couple - perhaps the king and queen of an exotic medieval North African kingdom - with their noble visages masterfully handcarved in onyx, are attired in full royal regalia strikingly and stunningly rendered in diamonds, rubies, emeralds and 18K yellow gold in this dramatic and amply...(more)