Sometimes referred to as gas pipe style, this luxurious and delightfully slinky, this triple strand 14 karat yellow gold necklace dates from the Retro period. During the the 1940s yellow gold came to the forefront and jewelry designs were inspired by the glamorous times. With its commanding weight ...(more)
A lithe and supple 'gaspipe' style necklace culminates in a pair of glowing blue-flash moonstone centered celestial bodies radiating with glistening blue triangle sapphires. A smaller sun, or star, is orbited by sparkling transitional European-cut diamonds and serves as a slightly adjustable slide-c...(more)
A trio of beautiful bright-red Burma ruby and diamond-centered flowers comprise the center of attention of this rare and wonderful 1940s vintage necklace by America's most heralded jeweler - Tiffany & Company. The three flowers, which also serve as the clasp, are presented by means of an expanda...(more)
Nine graduated glowing golden citrines are punctuated by glistening emerald and diamond flares in this ultra-chic and stylish Retro necklace, artfully crafted in 18 karat rosy-yellow gold - circa 1940s-1950s. A mid-century beauty. 15 inches long, 9 Citrines = 130 carats total weight.
This lovely, quirky, asymmetrical mid-century jewel shimmers with a trio of glowing bluish moonstones punctuated by a sparkling turquoise blue faceted zircon - all bezel-set in radiant rose gold. Artsy retro. The pendant measures 1 1/2 inches, the chain measures 16 inches.
From the fabulous forties: a fun, festive and versatile pair of lithe and supple 'snake' necklaces in ravishing 14 karat rose gold. The two vintage necklaces measure just a half-inch different (15 1/2 and 15 inches, respectively) so that they may be worn together in a double row. Put them together a...(more)
This classic and consummate Retro necklace from the 1940s is composed of lithe and supple serpent chain in ravishing rose gold. The graceful multi-dimensional collar sections each twinkle with five star-set diamonds in this superb vintage necklace measuring 16-inches long.
This dramatic mid-century necklace glistens and glows with twenty-three exceptional quality, deep purple round faceted amethysts alternating with classic Retro style links. This snug fourteen-inch choker is crafted in weighty 18 karat yellow gold with a rich velvety patina. A beauty!
These supple, slinky, semi-expandable original 'gaspipe' style necklaces by 'Forstner' have become increasingly hard to find - and this one's a beauty and in excellent condition. 1940s-1950s' 3/8 inch wide by 16-ish inches long.
A weighty 14K Yellow gold double curb link necklace and matching bracelet with the feel of smooth, fluid gold. The necklace measures fifteen-inches long and the bracelet measures seven-inches long and both have a concealed box clasp and hinged safety. Perfect for many occasions.
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)
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)