This classic 'carved' ring, by way of late-nineteenth century Great Britain, centers on one of the most majestic gemstones you'll ever behold. Although of modest proportions, this three-quarter carat ruby/pink sapphire radiates with a gorgeous, deeply saturated, electric pinkish-red color (no doubt ...(more)
A truly unique and regal bracelet from nineteenth-century France, created in the form of a tiara and set with a sparkling array of 5.00 carats of old mine and rose-cut diamonds set in silver atop 18k yellow gold. The actual mini-tiara is removable from the hinged bangle taking this very special jewe...(more)
This ravishing, rare and wonderful suite of frutti de mare, by way of early-to-mid-19th century Italia, presents eleven deep orangy-salmon-colored coral cameos, carved in high relief, depicting as many classical Mediterranean beauties. The five necklace cameos are connected by a fabulo...(more)
A trio of twinkling star-set old mine-cut diamonds glisten atop a rich 18K yellow gold band ring from Chester, England - circa 1902. Hallmarks abound inside the size 5 1/2 ring shank.
A nineteenth century watch chain that was long ago intended for a solemn occasion now makes for a timeless adornment worn as a dramatic bracelet with drop. Nineteen faceted onyx orbs, culminating in a twentieth matching 19 millimeter fob, are connected by 14K rose-gold links to create a very cool 11...(more)
A 61 inch (5 foot!) long and lovely double chain necklace, dating from early last century, rendered in 14K yellow gold and punctuated every 5 inches or so with a glistening faceted golden citrine alternating with a smaller cabochon golden citrine. A swivel clasp allows you to display the pendant, wa...(more)
A talented quintet of bright-white old mine-cut diamonds, totaling .85 carat, sparkle shoulder-to-shoulder, and in perfect harmony, in this original Victorian jewel, lovingly handcrafted in 18K yellow gold - circa 1890. Ring size 6.
A 1 1/8 inch long, late-Victorian dinner ring all aglitter with just shy of 2 carats of bright-white old mine diamond sparklers enveloping a vibrant pair of Burmese rubies. The gracefully elongated navette-shape ring is masterfully handcrafted in rich 18K yellow gold and apparently has never been re...(more)
A rare, ravishing and rather unusual 1 3/8 inch diameter Victorian-era locket starring a bright and lively, lime green, emerald-cut peridot. The gorgeous gemstone is embellished by a sparkling round diamond at each corner and is embroidered all around with a beautiful baroque applique. A fanciful mo...(more)
A wearable and collectable souvenir from the 19th century California or Alaska gold rush. 38 natural gold nuggets alternate with 18K gold twisted rope style wire links to form a very striking 25 inch long chain necklace.
A profile of a bejeweled Victorian beauty is intricately hand carved in high-contrasting black & white onyx and presented in a classic rose-yellow gold Victorian frame with foliate hand engraving and four tiny, lustrous seed pearls. Consummate Victoriana, circa 1880. 1 3/4" by 1 3/8".
Circa 1800. A gorgeous and glistening, darkly romantic necklace aglow with 33 foil-backed, deep raspberry-hued garnets set in 9K rosy-yellow gold collets, hence very likely of British origin. A classic. 15 1/4 inches long and lovely.