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.
A delightful two-tone suite of rose inspired jewelry - circa 1940s. The cheerful suite consists of a bracelet, brooch and clip earrings all featuring a beautiful, highly dimensional rose motif rendered in gleaming rose gold set against realistically rendered leaves in contrasting yellow gold. Everyt...(more)
Giftwrap your ears in these fun and festive bow earrings, beautifully crafted in gleaming ribbons of rich 18K yellow gold during the fabulous 40s or 50s. The centers glisten with tiny electric-red synthetic rubies which are original to the pieces and the period. 1 1/8 inches by 3/4 inch.
A pair of placid pale-blue emerald-cut aquamarines, together weighing 11.00 carats, are embraced and enhanced by stylized golden flames or leaves in these eminently wearable and always fashionable ear clips dating back to the 1950s.
A striking amalgam of 1930s Art Deco and 1940s Retro styles coalesce in this spectacular brooch and double-clips combo, artistically (and substantially) rendered in contrasting 15K pink and green gold (thus most likely of British origin) and overlaid with platinum and diamonds. The geometric center ...(more)
Cockatiels generally live for about 25 years, however, this chic chick was hatched sometime during the 1940s and looks no worse for wear. Artfully hand fabricated in 18K rose gold and 20K green gold, and sparkling with tiny round diamonds and accented with calibre-cut Burmese rubies, we expect her t...(more)
A bold gold flower blossom, stylized as a kinetic pinwheel, sprouts a sparkling cluster of bright-white diamond-set stamens, totaling a-thired-of-a-carat, in this chic and stunning Retro ring dating from the fabulous 1940s-50s. The almost three-quarter inch diameter flower (11/16 inch) is supported ...(more)
This wild, whimsical and arty brooch - circa 1940s-50s - looks great in any position (standing, sitting, lying down ...). But seriously folks - this very hip, multi-dimensional, asymmetrical jewel - composed of the highly unusual combination of green and rose gold, (sizable) garnets and a single moo...(more)
This chic, high-style 1940s-50s cocktail ring also works perfectly well as an individualistic engagement ring. Either way, however, this stunning platinum jewel, composed of a sparkling array of bright-white transitional round brilliant-cut, single-cut and baguette diamonds, makes a fabulous and fa...(more)
A bright, colorful and sparkling, 4 carat Caribbean blue zircon is the centerpiece of this striking hand-fabricated flower or pinwheel brooch with petals composed of shimmering baroque pearls over a solid backing of rich 14 karat gold. Unique and beautiful! Mid-20th century, 1 1/2 inches in diameter...(more)
A sizable, frosty pale blue emerald-cut aquamarine shimmers gloriously in its icy white gold and diamond setting in this circa 1940s-50s cocktail ring. Pretty details - diamond-studded crescents abutting rolled shoulders and a fluted gallery - add to the charm and stylish sophistication. The aqua al...(more)
Cheerful, highly stylized flower or pinwheel design clip earrings with bright-white sparkling diamond centers and a spray of baguette diamonds. Beautifully crafted with great dimensionality in gleaming, mirror-like, 14 karat white gold. These fabulous late-Retro ear clips measure an impressive 1 1/4...(more)