These delightful and dramatic antique diamond earrings sparkle with a tiny round brilliant diamond set in a gold buttercup setting residing inside a solid carved circle of black onyx. Hinged wire backs, circa 1890. Just a tad shy of half-an-inch diameter.
Dancing diamond dangles dazzle with a pair of bezel-set old mine-cut diamonds, totaling .40 carat, surmounted by rose-cut diamond-set, silver over gold tulip tops. Sweet and petite. 7/8 inch long.
A delightful Victorian braided mesh bracelet rendered in 9K gold (the mesh) and 15K gold (the centerpiece) - hence of English origin. The centerpiece, which does double duty as the clasp, is artfully ornamented with consummate Etruscan Revival granulation and a double arrow motif. Warmly patinated o...(more)
Over 1 inch wide and wonderful, a full (7") size hinged cuff bracelet by way of 19th century England. The top half is beautifully ornamented with hand engraved foliate designs overlaid bright rose gold flower blossom.
A tiny trio of rose-cut diamonds wink at you from the center of this delightful, delicate and relatively diminutive bracelet, hand fabricated in unusual 12K yellow gold and silver settings for the diamonds, dating from the first decade of the last century. A full 7+ inches in length.
Ooh-la-la! From 19th-century France comes this regal and exquisite hinged bangle bracelet, superbly hand-fabricated in rich, velvety 18 karat yellow gold and overlaid with a fanciful foliate design rendered in contrasting silver and sparkling with 1.25 carats of bright old mine and rose-cut diamonds...(more)
Get lucky! 2.75 carats of bright white glittering European-cut diamonds radiate day and night from this vivacious Victorian horseshoe brooch, hand fabricated in platinum over yellow gold - circa 1890. The sparkling horseshoe measures and impressive 2 1/8 by 1 5/8 inches, almost large enough to hand ...(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)
A stunning example of a jeweled tribute to classical antiquity. This extraordinary Victorian ring centers on a raised garnet cabochon riveted with a star set with rose-cut diamonds and framed with a halo of oval bezels of white enamel. The 14k yellow gold crown of the ring measures approximately 3/4...(more)
From early-19th-century England, a rare, romantic and ravishing Georgian necklace aglow with foil-backed claret-colored garnets set in 9 karat rose gold. Nine graduated pear shapes dance below a line of twenty-nine ovals. Gorgeous by sunlight, moonlight or candlelight. 14 1/2 inches.
A pair of rose-cut diamonds sparkle from within eight pointed stars surrounded with a halo of lustrous seed pearls outlined with fancy scalloped borders in these original antique Victorian earrings from England, hand crafted in 18K yellow gold. Measuring 13/16 inch in length and 9/16 inch in width. ...(more)