A delicate and darling pearl and diamond drop, dating from the beginning of the last century, sparkling in the center and shimmering below. Sweet. 1 5/16 inches, new 17 inch chain.
This very lovely and lustrous lavaliere necklace, dating from the first or second decade of the last century, shimmers with five natural pearls wrapped in a free-flowing foliate design handcrafted in platinum over 14 karat gold. The pendant with the matching bail measures 1 and 5/8 inches long and s...(more)
From Chester, England, circa 1904 (so the plentiful hallmarks tell us), a classic snowflake or flower necklace, crafted in very British 15K yellow gold and shimmering with a lustrous melange of half-pearls. Just shy of one inch with a new 16 inch chain.
Light and lovely, a dainty pendant from the early 1900s, crafted in 10 karat gold. Three petite pearls dot the length of the pendant, with a satiny teardrop-shape pearl swinging from the circular base with an old mine-cut diamond set inside a flared buttercup setting at the center. Suspended on a ne...(more)
This light and lovely pendant necklace, circa 1900, centers on a petite old mine-cut diamond twinkling from within a buttercup setting. The diamond is further embellished by a small pair of natural pearls surrounded by an openwork oval of 14 karat yellow gold and culminating in a dangling trio of fr...(more)
Three opera length strands of small, lustrous, natural seed pearls make for a refined and feminine necklace, secured by a very lovely early-Art Deco diamond-set clasp (the tongue is 14K). 26 inches. Circa 1925.
Elegantly handcrafted in platinum over 18 karat gold, a classic and curvaceous Edwardian pendant necklace aglitter with three bright-white old mine-cut diamonds and a pair of dangling (perhaps natural) pearls separated by a diamond-set garland. Delightful. Circa 1910. 1 and 3/16 by 15/16 inches, the...(more)
This delicate Edwardian natural freshwater pearl and diamond drop was hand fabricated in platinum over 14 karat yellow gold and exhibits the meticulous attention to detail for which jewels of this period are justly celebrated. The top pearl is embraced with diamond set scrolls dropping from which i...(more)
Glittering diamond-set leaves, sinuous golden stems and small, lustrous natural pearl berries culminate in a shimmering, baroque freshwater pearl dangling below in this truly exquisite, nature inspired, Edwardian pendant necklace, finely hand crafted in platinum over gold - circa 1910. Just shy of 1...(more)
This classic English Victorian necklace, circa 1890, culminates in a removable snowflake pendant/brooch, sparkling in the center with a cluster of 9 bright-white Old Mine-cut diamonds, totaling 1.30 carats. The pearl necklace, which looks just as lovely, if considerably less flashy alone, is designe...(more)
Graceful garlands of diamond-set flowers, leaves, scallops and swirls frame a luminous baroque fresh water pearl displaying exceptional luster and orient in this exemplary example of Belle Époque design, hand fabricated in platinum over 18K yellow gold - circa 1900. This elegant fin de si...(more)
A gorgeous turn-of-the-century necklace shimmering with a pair of lustrous, snow white, baroque freshwater pearls dangling inside and below a curvaceous, free form frame of bright white, glittering old mine-cut diamonds. Elegantly hand fabricated in platinum over 20K (!) gold - circa 1900-1915. Clas...(more)