Here's something you don't see everyday, or ever for that matter! This 2 1/2 inch long (not including the loop) cross pendant is crafted in silver over gold and glistens with faceted round hematites (iron) dotted with tiny twinkling rose-cut diamonds. A dramatic and distinctive jewel in glorious m...(more)
A sizable and regal head turner by way of nineteenth century France, crafted in silver over 18 karat gold, glittering with an array rose-cut diamonds set atop and around a striking cobalt blue enamel navette plaque. The 1 and 1/4 inch long ring gently curves to comfortably caress your finger. Frenc...(more)
Substantial two-tone 18 karat gold Etruscan revival earrings playfully drop from the ear with swinging geodesic balls, a garland wreath motif and pierced floral motif. The earrings were converted to very wearable 14 karat omega clip backs at some point in time. 1 3/4 inches by 3/4 inch.
Compared to their ruby and sapphire cousins, emerald and diamond crescent brooches are relatively rare. This very lovely slice of the moon is crafted in platinum over gold and dates back to the late nineteenth-century Victorian period. Twelve old mine-cut diamonds sparkle from above and between two ...(more)
A rare and ravishing nineteenth-century necklace, lightly and lovingly handcrafted in 18 karat yellow gold and highlighting five coral buttons and a large coral oval cabochon. The pastel pink 'angel skin' corals are delicately framed in finely corrugated textured bezels and the centerpiece, which is...(more)
A sizable (2-inch diameter) scalloped circle brooch, from nineteenth-century Scotland, composed of eight inlaid banded gray agate plaques - sometimes referred to as Montrose agate - set in silver. A bonnie bauble!
Here's something you don't see everyday, or year, or decade ... or lifetime: An otherwise classic design, an emerald surrounded with a sparkling diamond halo, is held aloft by a pair ruby-eyed, sinewy serpents masterfully hand crafted in 18 karat gold. The glistening light-green Colombian emerald we...(more)
This intriguing and irresistible antique insect, finely crafted in silver over gold, is all abuzz with glistening rose-cut diamond wings, an opal and diamond banded, honey-colored tiger's eye abdomen, and tiny ruby eyes. A breathtakingly beautiful, brilliantly rendered and regal Victorian brooch fit...(more)
Just in time for Valentine's Day! (2014) a romantic treasure from late-Victorian/early-Edwardian England. A bright red oval cushion-cut ruby and a pair of heart shape rubies are all comfortably nestled in an array of bright-white and sparkling old mine-cut diamonds in this truly delightful antique j...(more)
A rare, ravishing and regal diamond necklace fit for a queen, or, at the very least, a princess. This gorgeous and tastefully opulent nineteenth-century jewel dances and dazzles with thirteen graduated diamond pendants surmounted by graceful diamond-set scrolls, foliate motifs and sparkling diamond ...(more)
Rare and delightful original antique tassel earrings embellished with shimmering white natural seed pearls accented with elaborate black enamel detailing. Three tassels dance below each earring in these classic and fun Victorian treasures. All original except for the gold bead posts.
A long, and lovely and forty-two inch long, 10 karat gold, square foxtail chain necklace, by way of nineteenth-century Italy. This very versatile necklace (which may be worn full length or doubled) is interspersed with eighteen hand-carved orange and white coral links in the forms of wood-turned cyl...(more)