A romantic, large scale (3 1/8 by 2 1/8 inches) brooch, small scale stomacher or necklace is designed and rendered with flowing floral and foliate motifs that foreshadow the whiplash lines of the forthcoming Art Nouveau. This beautiful and impressive jewel is set with eleven old mine cut diamonds ...(more)
A delicate cluster of glimmering single-cut diamonds, fashioned in the shape of a six-petaled flower, serves as the sparkling central focus of the petite, platinum topped, 18 karat yellow gold, English made ring. This early 20th century jewel has a very low profile for ease of wear and works equally...(more)
Three small natural pearls are wrapped with twinkling rose cut diamonds in this petite and sweet antique ring. The platinum over 18 karat yellow gold ring, circa 1900, has French hallmarks on the shank. In a finger size 6 1/2.
These natural sapphires of deep, velvety blue are as beautiful as they come. Although the inclusions indicate Burmese origin, their color is a dead ringer for Kashmir, and they may very well be. These splendid royal blue gemstones alternate with pairs of sparkling Swiss-cut diamonds set into a rose ...(more)
A richly saturated, cornflower blue, natural Ceylon sapphire, weighing 7.27 carats, was fashioned long ago into a full figured pear shape and set within a sparkling halo of small old mine-cut diamonds, in this majestic antique pendant, hand crafted - circa 1875 - in silver over gold. The top half of...(more)
Turn your friends and onlookers into stone with this enchanting, late-Victorian scarf pin featuring the Greek goddess Medusa in all her fury with a stern look on her masterfully hand carved moonstone face, messy serpent riddled hair and a double snake-like tie under her chin set with fine natural Bu...(more)
Delicate Victorian 18K yellow gold earrings highlight two 6.5 mm natural cream rose pearls wrapped with rose-cut diamond border. Just under 1/2 inch.
A radiant and regal antique brooch, finely hand crafted in darkened silver over 18 karat yellow gold, displaying two exquisite emeralds: a 5.18 carat emerald-cut in the center and a 1.65 carat pear shape drop dangling below. Both gemstones exhibit a vibrant bluish-green hue, and are embellished by 7...(more)
An impressive and impressively scaled, nineteenth-century Maltese cross crafted in silver over gold and glittering with 11 carats of bright white diamonds. A 1.50 carat rose-cut diamond serves as the sparkling centerpiece with almost 10 carats of old mine and swiss-cut diamonds arrayed over the four...(more)
A stunning and delicate antique pendant, circa 1890. A central, square, cushion-cut diamond, weighing 1.50 carats, sparkles on the diagonal and is adorned on the corners with four diamond and pearl florettes with a lustrous natural baroque pearl drop dangling below. The 19-inch pearl chain is origin...(more)
Iconic neoclassical design elements coalesce to create this wonderful and romantic pair of 2 inch long drop earrings, crafted by hand in 14K yellow gold and accentuated with striking black enamel tracery. Three dangles dance below. Those small pearls in the center aren't pearls; they're some type of...(more)
From Birmingham, England ca. 1916 (so the abundent hallmarks indicate), a gleaming, rose gold, hinged bangle bracelet handcrafted in sturdy 9K and adorned on the top half with lovely floral hand-engraving. Full 7 inch + wrist size, 1 /4 inch wide.