Simply put, original early-twentieth century platinum and diamond rings do not come finer or more fabulous than this stunning example of Edwardian femininity, style and artistry. This romantic ravisher features a bright-white and sparkling heart shape diamond, weighing approximately 1.20 carat, but ...(more)
This pulchritudinous, pampered pooch sports a golden coat and coiffure and a stylish ruby collar. Take her out for a leashless stroll down Park Avenue, the Champs-Élysées or ….. She has twinkling green emerald eyes and measures about 1 1/2 inches in either direction. Circa 1960s.
This is an extraordinary piece of jewelry, and believe me, we've seen a lot of jewelry! This 'humongous' faceted oval citrine clocks in at a whopping 335+ carats (!) and measures 2 3/8 inches (not counting the loop) by 1 1/2 inches, and the back of the setting, which protects and balances the piece,...(more)
This darling and distinctive early-twentieth century drop, lightly and lovingly crafted in 14K yellow gold, centers on a black onyx doughnut framing a twinkling buttercup-set diamond with a freshwater pearl dangling below and another freshwater pearl shimmering above. Uniquely lovely. 1 3/8 inches, ...(more)
This delightful and dainty 1930s Depression-era pendant features a central rectangular plaque of carved quartz, with a glowing matte finish. The center of the quartz carving is pierced with a riveted diamond-shaped mounting showcasing a bright and sparkling brilliant-cut diamond. The pendant is rend...(more)
A classic manual-wind timepiece in 18K yellow gold, with a soft white Roman numeral dial, by Cartier. The sleekly styled watch measures 1 3/8 inches (from the tip of each lug) by 1 1/16 inches across and works well for any gender. The black lizard strap is outfitted with a matching Cartier deployant...(more)
We generally don't deal in gold-filled jewels, but this Victorian-era bracelet is a rare and exceptional beauty. The extravagantly ornamented bangle displays a shimmering patina and is overlaid with sinuous vines punctuated by classic buckle motifs and finials. However, a unique aspect of the piece ...(more)
A lovely and dainty Art Deco ring featuring a glowing, bezel-set, translucent dark gray opal with a striking polychromatic play of color. The colorful gemstone is flanked on each side with stylized diamond-set, milgrained "V"s and a hand-engraved and hand-tooled gallery and shoulders. The upper half...(more)
Iconic Freemason symbols overlay a striking blue background rendered in guilloche enamel in these vintage cufflinks dating from the first or second quarter of the last century. Just over 1/2 inch diameter.
The Masonic letter G (for God and geometry) reminds us that our every act is done in the s...(more)
This richly bloomed and substantially crafted 14k yellow gold locket is an intact Victorian historical treasure. The piece is uniquely decorated with ribbons of seed peals and rubies on the front and a hand-engraved scripted personalization (in German) on the back - dated 1874! When the locket was ...(more)
Authentic, original Art Deco engagement rings with high-quality calibre emeralds are highly coveted and exceptionally scarce, and this one is a rare and ravishing beauty. The ring features a gorgeous old mine-cut diamond with a very slight cushion-shape outline, weighing 1.10 carats. The sparkling s...(more)
A sweet tweet realistically rendered in rich 18K yellow gold with ruby eyes. A sparrow, finch, robin? Any helpful ornithologists out there? 1 7/8 by 1/2 inch. Signed E. Pearl.