This fabulous, lavish and large scale (one-inch by 7/8 inch!) late-nineteenth century sapphire ring features a faceted oval 10.00 carat sapphire, of old Ceylon origin, with a bright and shining medium-light blue color. The sapphire is surrounded by twelve sparkling old mine cushion-cut diamonds, tot...(more)
A bright and sparkling European-cut diamond, weighing .88 carats, gleams from within a four-cornered setting (adding extra dimension to the stone's outline) in this consummate Art Deco engagement ring, die struck and hand finished in platinum - circa 1930s. The top of the ring shank is fluted for ex...(more)
A richly saturated, bright red Burmese ruby, weighing about .80 carat, radiates from the center of a sparkling, bright white European-cut diamond frame in this classic, Art Deco jewel - circa 1930. The shoulders and under gallery of the platinum mounting are further adorned with smaller European-cut...(more)
A bright and beautiful European-cut diamond, weighing 1.05 carats, sparkles from within a full bezel setting atop an elegantly designed and executed platinum and diamond mounting. The ring is imbued with a graceful scalloped outline and the shoulders are adorned with open stirrup style motifs. A dis...(more)
They don't come much more darling than this diminutive diamond dazzler, crafted in two-tone gold and hand engraved during the 1930s. Limited sizing is available on this ring, plus or minus one size only.
Two diamonds are better than one, and four are better than two! This majestic, original Art Deco double-decker dinner ring, masterfully crafted in platinum - circa 1920s-1930s - glistens front and center with bright and lively pair of European-cut diamonds, together weighing 1.75 carat, and on the ...(more)
A truly rare, ravishing and collectable ring from the brief, yet highly distinctive, Arts & Crafts design period - circa 1890-1914. This singular and sublime creation radiates with an entrancingly beautiful natural pink sapphire, weighing a healthy 7.40 carats, with a very subtle lavender overto...(more)
A classic Victorian 'carved' ring hand fabricated in rich 18 karat gold, most likely in the British Isles - circa 1890. A central one carat cushion-cut sapphire, with a rich royal blue hue, is guarded left and right with a bright white and sparkling antique cushion-cut diamond.
The side gallery is b...(more)
A striking original Art Deco bracelet, crafted in platinum - circa 1930s. The very subtly graduated bracelet culminates in a dramatic multi-section geometric centerpiece centering on a floating hexagonal set European-cut diamond. The center diamond-set sections are emblazoned with dramatic synthetic...(more)
A glorious Art Deco style engagement ring glistening in the center with a bright-white and shining old mine cushion-cut diamond, weighing 1.51 carats and accompanied by a GIA - Gem Trade Laboratory Diamond Grading Report stating: I color - SI1 clarity. The beautiful vintage diamond - circa 1920s - h...(more)
The center of this classic platinum, diamond and calibre sapphire 'target' ring sparkles with a .62 carat transitional European/round brilliant-cut diamond. The diamond is encircled by bright royal-blue faceted calibre sapphires supported by indented diamond-set shoulders and a softly curved under g...(more)
This exceptional Victorian-era classic, hand crafted in 18 karat yellow gold - circa 1890 - centers on a gorgeous deep green square-cut emerald weighing just under one carat. The beautiful gemstone radiates from within a glistening frame composed of eight old mine-cut diamonds, together weighing 1....(more)
Spring springs eternal with this wonderful and ravishing turn-of-the-century orchid brooch rendered in iridescent dusky rose and shaded golden green enamel over 18 karat gold. The 1 and 1/2 inch high by 1 1/4 inch wide jewel is in full blossom with a one carat old mine-cut diamond sparkling in the c...(more)
A dazzling and dressy contemporary diamond necklace superbly crafted in bright 18 karat white gold by by the prestigious Italian jewelry firm ~ Garavelli of Valenza, Italy - a high-quality jewelry manufacturer whose roots go back to the early-1900s. This splendid necklace sparkles all around with 67...(more)
Consummate, original double-sided Art Deco cuff links in glorious black & white - circa 1930. Stylized octagonal plaques, crafted in platinum with alternating bright and matte finishes perfectly reflect the modern architectural geometry of the period. Each link is centered with a shimmering squa...(more)
A bright and shining European-cut diamond, weighing just two points shy of three-quarters of a carat, radiates from within a finely milgrained bezel setting accented on each side with a row of royal blue calibre-cut sapphires. Superb hand engraved detailing on each side adds the finishing touch to t...(more)
A bright and sparkling European cut diamond is framed with a square box of white gold centered in a fluted gold engagement ring. She won't say yes until you ask her!
This is an adorable ring from the 1920's. A .35 carat European cut diamond is bead set in a square setting atop a delicately pierced 18 karat white gold ring with four small accent diamonds sparkling at the corners. A delight!
Four deep, rich, rasberry red, large-table-cut rhodolite garnets, collet set in rose gold, bring a warm glow to these wonderful and wearable dangle earrings. The elements are circa mid-nineteenth century - early Victorian, almost Georgian, and the post backs were added later.
A wonderful, whimsical, wise, winking, wide-eyed owl from mid-twentieth century France is parked on a coral and diamond-set branch, which, in turn, is parked on your blouse or jacket lapel. Consummately and substantially rendered in 18 karat yellow gold and platinum (and emerald eyes), French hallma...(more)
Flowing 14 karat golden ribbons, accented with diamonds set in platinum and rows of royal blue sapphires, intersect in three-dimensional space to create this cool and kinetic Retro brooch - circa 1940s-1950s. 2 1/8 inch by 1 1/4 inch.
Handsome and elegant cufflinks rendered in 18 karat gold centering on deep royal blue pyrite flecked lapis lazuli squares presented in double-tiered frames. English origin, more than likely by the renowned Mappin & Webb (because the blue leather box says so) - circa 1930s. 7/16 inch square.
A bright and shining European-cut diamond, weighing just a smidgin shy of one-and-a-half carats, radiates from within a finely milgrained bezel setting in this exemplary platinum and diamond engagement ring, dating back to the peak of the Art Deco period - circa 1930. The body of the ring is adorned...(more)
A beautiful and brilliant half-carat diamond sparkles front and center, along with four tiny twinkling accomplices, in this timeless and traditional platinum and diamond engagement ring dating from the mid-twentieth century - 1940s-50s.
This geometrically designed platinum jewel was created during the mid-twentieth century in homage to the architectural Art Deco styles of the 1920s-1930s. The beautiful ring features a horizontally set, richly saturated green emerald, weighing 1.30 carats (that presents larger), enhanced on all four...(more)
Supremely fine and fabulous original double-sided Art Deco cufflinks intricately crafted in platinum circles and set with alternating rows of tiny rose-cut diamonds and rows of alternating calibre emeralds and sapphires. Circa 1930. The best! Just over 1/2 inch in diameter.
A dazzling, delightful and elegantly detailed Art Deco style estate engagement ring from the 1920s. A bright and brilliant transitional cut diamond weighing .55 carats is traditionally presented in a sleek, thoroughly engraved 14K white gold mounting with four tiny single-cut diamonds twinkling on e...(more)
Three sparkling full-cut diamonds alternate with four round faceted royal-blue sapphires, channel set in 14 karat yellow gold in this delightful and durable everyday wedding band.
A petite platinum sweetheart. A bright white and sparkling transitional European-cut diamond, weighing .30 carat, radiates from within a square setting between classic diamond-set steps in this low-profile Art Deco beauty dating from the 1930s.
An ornately decorated filigree ring, circa 1920s. This fabulous vintage diamond engagement ring features a .20 carat round-cut diamond bead-set into a hexagonal head which sits atop a delicately pierced ring. Divine!
This is a stunning ring newly crafted in the Art Deco style. A .60 carat European-cut diamond is set into a squared head with small accent diamonds surrounding amidst pierced and milgrain detailing. This platinum ring offers a big look, but a low-profile style.
A darling vintage aquamarine and diamond ring recently and elegantly handcrafted in platinum over 18 karat yellow gold, from England. The lovely pastel-blue gemstone shimmers from within a sparkling scalloped frame of diamonds that is punctuated by a single square diamond set on each side. Teeny-tin...(more)
A darling original Art Deco bracelet, circa 1930s, die-struck and hand finished and assembled in 14 karat white gold. Each filigree link is overlaid with a bright and sparkling, high-color European-cut diamond set in square settings turned on the bias, except for two links in the center which are ov...(more)
Twenty bezel-set, old mine-cut diamonds, totaling 2.50 carats, alternate with three fanciful platinum links to create this very lovely and luxurious, 42-inch-long, original Art Deco neckchain, crafted in platinum - circa 1930. Double it up for a 21 inch two-row necklace.
A rare, ravishing and all-original Art Deco engagement ring - circa 1925 - proudly starring a 1.40 carat classic Asscher-cut diamond. The beautiful diamond is majestically enthroned in a spectacular platinum, diamond and calibre sapphire mounting, fully ornamented with delicate milgraining an...(more)
A gorgeous, high-color, high-clarity transitional European-cut diamond, weighing three-quarters of a carat exactly, is beautifully and distinctly presented between a pair of marquise diamonds followed by a trio of baguette diamonds arrayed in a geometrically stepped bookend setting. Sleekly handcraf...(more)
This original Art Deco dream ring, handcrafted in platinum - circa 1930 - sparkles mightily with a bright-white and beautiful European-cut diamond weighing 1.76 carats. The gorgeous diamond glistens from the center of a beveled frame glittering with tiny single-cut diamonds, adding further dimensio...(more)
A darling pair of early-nineteenth century drop earrings. A quarter-carat old mine-cut diamond sparkling from within fanciful settings adorned around the gallery with heart motifs dance below three rose-cut diamond-set hearts surmounted by a tiny twinkler. Daintily handcrafted in platinum-topped 18 ...(more)
A beautiful bright white pair of antique cushion-cut diamonds, together weighing .55 carat, glisten and gleam from within extra-lovely flower motif settings rendered in ravishing 18 karat rose gold. Circa 1880. Rare, radiant and wonderful.
A thick and translucent vibrant green 'saddle' jade curves around the finger and is met at each end with a sparkling trillion diamond in this sleek and very cool estate gent's ring produced during the latter-twentieth century in Los Angeles by a notable manufacturer of predominantly gent's rings - G...(more)
An exotic nubile beauty is decked out in almost full regalia in this surreal Art Deco compact crafted in silver, metal and colorful enamel. 1920s.
The bull's-eye of this classic platinum, diamond and calibre sapphire 'target' ring glistens and gleams with a European-cut diamond weighing just two points shy of three-quarters of a carat. The beautiful .73 carat diamond is encircled by bright royal-blue faceted calibre sapphires supported by brig...(more)
A bright and shining Art Deco dome-style ring, elegantly crafted in platinum - circa 1930. The three central European-cut diamonds sparkle from within hexagonal settings atop an exquisitely detailed bombe-shape backdrop that gently caresses your finger. Tiny single-cut diamonds glitter from a pierce...(more)
A very distinctive 1930s vintage Art Deco engagement ring crafted in two-tone 18 karat gold. A bright-white .40 carat European-cut diamond radiates from the center of a double-tiered hexagonal setting above a fancifully filigreed undergallery. A pair of deep-blue sapphire epaulets lead to a contrast...(more)
Five alternating stepped rows of channel-set rubies and small prong-set single-cut diamonds form this very cool and striking Retro ring, artfully fashioned in bright 18 karat white gold - circa 1940s - with distinct Art Deco influence. Chic!
An artfully hand-engraved, exotic long-tailed bird of paradise resting on a stalk of wheat adorns the front of this ultra-charming antique locket, lovingly and substantially crafted in rich 18 karat yellow gold - circa 1880. The reverse is emblazoned with a fancifully engraved 'A N' monogram. Just o...(more)
A distinguished pair of gleaming golden cufflinks dating from the turn-of-the-twentieth century, each featuring a vibrant blue Montana Yogo sapphire embellished all around with graceful foliate hand engraving; the smaller side is comprised of a miniature oval doorknob. The oval plaques measure 3/4 i...(more)
The portrait of a Roman Centurion dressed in full regalia is handcarved in the burnt-orange color top layer with his lily-white wife just behind him in this masterfully conceived tri-color agate stickpin - circa 1890. The top measures 7/8 inch by 5/8 inch - the pin extends just short of 2 inches bey...(more)
Wowee! This wonderful and wild Retro bauble, crafted in two-tone gold and platinum, perfectly reflects the gaiety and glamor of the 1940s. The bold and sweeping swirl design, glittering with a central 2.00 carat round faceted ruby, embellished with sparkling European-cut diamonds and calibre rubies,...(more)
This gorgeous vintage diamond engagement ring, crafted in platinum, circa 1920, exudes consummate Art Deco design details. The bright and beautiful center diamond weighs .83 carats and is held in place with graceful diamond-set prongs which seamlessly emerge from the mounting. The sides of the mount...(more)
Here's one we've never seen before: an original vintage Tiffany & Co. gent's ring highlighting an unusual buff-top garnet (faceted on the bottom and cabochoned on top). The bold and weighty ring is substantially crafted in sturdy 14 karat yellow gold with a striking fluted design continuing all ...(more)
Clocking in at just five points shy of 1.00 carat, this bright-white and brilliant European-cut diamond is accompanied by a GIA Diamond Grading Certificate stating H color - SI1 clarity. The gorgeous stone is elegantly presented in a tastefully understated platinum mounting between a vertical row of...(more)
A beautiful, bright-white and lively European-cut diamond, weighing 1.00 carat and accompanied by a GIA Diamond Grading Certificate stating G color - SI1 clarity, is the star attraction of this original 1930s vintage Art Deco engagement ring. The very lovely platinum ring is comprised of eight disti...(more)
An exemplary Edwardian three-stone diamond ring, die-stuck and hand finished in platinum - circa 1920. Three bright and lively European-cut diamonds, weighing 1.40 carats in the center and a combined 1.35 carats on the sides, radiate from within finely milgrained bezels which are ornamented all arou...(more)
Wonderful, wearable classic ruby and diamond halo earrings, crafted in platinum over 18 karat yellow gold in tried and true early-twentieth century style. A pair of vibrant red oval rubies fill a sparkling frame of bright-white European-cut diamonds with wire leverbacks. Rubies total 1.00 carat, dia...(more)
Light up your lobes with this beautiful pair of old mine-cut diamonds, together weighing 4.70 carats. These radiant rocks sparkle mightily from within bright-white gold bezel settings just below a small old-mine diamond in these wonderful, wearable antique earrings. The leverbacks are of a more rece...(more)
This dramatically beautiful Art Deco-style ring, newly handcrafted in platinum and diamonds with black onyx and enamel accents, is designed around a deep-green, but admittedly average-quality (mostly opaque), emerald-cut emerald measuring 3.20 carats. The verdant gemstone is dressed up on all four s...(more)
The top of this nineteenth-century clamshell-shaped silver box is inlaid with translucent rust and white colored banded agate. Perfect for your pills and/or snuff. 2 3/8 inches by 1 3/4 inches.
This unique, rare and very charming original Victorian ring centers on a horizontally set natural greenish-blue aquamarine enhanced north and south by a twinkling trefoil design of rose-cut diamonds. The rose gold shoulders are adorned with deeply engraved, classic Victorian ornamentation. This anti...(more)
Something very different and quite extraordinary by America's most celebrated jeweler - Tiffany & Co. A horizontally set khaki-colored chrysoberyl cat's-eye is aided and abetted by a pear-shape diamond on one side and a pear-shape sapphire on the other in this handsomely sculpted gent's ring, cr...(more)
A richly saturated emerald-cut aquamarine, measuring 18.00 carats, gleams and glistens between a sparkling pair of stylized fleur-de-leis in this cheerful and enchanting cocktail ring handcrafted in bright 18 karat white gold from Great Britain - circa latter-twentieth century. English hallmarks. Ju...(more)
Few original Art Deco engagement rings come lovelier or more characteristic of 1920s-1930s style than this splendid vintage jewel. A beautiful, high-quality European-cut diamond, weighing .35 carat, gleams from within a finely milgrained double-tiered hexagonal setting atop a meticulously ornamented...(more)
This traditionally styled platinum and diamond engagement ring from the late-1930s features a beautiful bright-white European-cut diamond center stone weighing just four little points shy of one carat. The high-color, high-clarity diamond glistens from within an artfully sculpted four-cornered setti...(more)
A sleekly designed pendant necklace featuring a very unusual and striking diamond - a .85 karat kite-shape with a gleaming golden brown color. The diamond, which displays a couple of prominent natural inclusions, is crowned by a sparkling full-cut diamond and is framed in bright-white gold. The pend...(more)
A bright and shining quarter-carat European-cut diamond takes center stage in this wonderful, original Art Deco jewel - circa 1920s. The center diamond is bordered by deep-blue synthetic sapphires (original to the ring and the period) and floats inside a sparkling octagonal diamond frame which rests...(more)
A gorgeous bright-white European-cut diamond, weighing just four points shy of one-and-a-half carats, sparkles solo from within this exquisitely detailed solitaire mounting, die-struck and hand finished in platinum - circa 1915-1920s. The finely milgrained, double-tiered hexagonal setting is support...(more)
A shimmering natural baroque freshwater pearl is nestled between a pair of golden leaves in this very lovely and enchanting nature-inspired jewel - circa 1900. The top measures 7/8 inch by 1/2 inch, the pin extends 2 inches beyond the bottom of the pearl.
A subtly graduated, 18 inch, apple-green jade bead necklace connects to a carved jade plaque centerpiece that does double duty as the clasp. A fun, verdent and informal, and somewhat exotic estate necklace - circa 1940s-1950s. Fifty-nine jade beads range from 4.3 to 6.8 millimeters. Both the necklac...(more)
A bright-white and sparkling round brilliant-cut diamond, weighing one carat, is handsomely presented in a superbly tailored gentleman's mounting crafted in textured 14 karat white gold. The ring, circa 1950s, has a subtle but distinct retro (a la rat pack) look and feel. Very effective on your pin...(more)
A khaki-green colored chrysoberyl cat's-eye glows from atop a smartly tailored mounting, crafted in platinum - circa 1950s - but harking back to classic geometric Art Deco style of the 1930s. The gemstone is highlighted on each side with a shimmering row of three square step-cut diamonds and displa...(more)
Hooray for the red, yellow and blue! A sparkling one carat antique cushion-cut diamond with a distinct yellow glow rubs shoulders with a pair of gorgeous colored gemstones - a radiant pinkish-red .85 carat oval cushion-cut ruby and a bright lively blue .75 carat oval cushion-cut sapphire. The shoul...(more)
A gleaming golden 22 karat gold pet for your purse, pocket, vitrine or desk. This very cheerful and lovable Chinese dragon is 'realistically' rendered in three dimensions and stands up on a flat surface. Of course there is also a tiny loop on the end of his snout so he may be shown off at the end of...(more)
This glorious and gleaming original Edwardian/early Art Deco diamond ring works perfectly well as an individualistic engagement ring or as a just-for-fun right-hand ring. A gorgeous .89 carat European-cut diamond radiates from within a central hexagonal setting adorned top and bottom and right and l...(more)
A bright and sunshiny European-cut diamond, weighing just ten points shy of 2.00 carats, glistens with a faint-yellow glow in this original Art Deco engagement ring, elegantly designed and crafted in platinum - circa 1920s. The diamond gleams from within a four-cornered setting atop an openwork moun...(more)
A tantalizing trio of natural light-yellow, old-mine cushion-cut diamonds, together weighing 1.80 carats, shine shoulder-to-shoulder in this classic Victorian ring, beautifully sculpted in gleaming 18 karat yellow gold. Four center trefoil prongs do double-duty and three prongs on the outside, leadi...(more)
A distinctive and distinguished gentleman's ring in glorious red and white. The geometrically sculpted ring , handcrafted in bright and sturdy 14 karat white gold, presents a central round faceted ruby flanked on each side by a sparkling old mine-cut diamond. This ring was probably made or re-made i...(more)
A 7/8 inch long by 1/2 inch wide oval jadeite, accompanied with a gemological laboratory certificate stating: Natural, no indications of treatment, Burma, is elegantly presented atop a 9 karat gold Art Deco mounting, more than likely from the British Crown colony of Hong Kong, circa second quarter ...(more)
An 18 inch necklace consisting of sixty-seven 6 millimeter deep reddish-orange vintage Mediterranean coral beads. The 18 karat yellow gold clasp is newer.
A glowing golden chrysoberyl cat's-eye is set in a white gold bezel between a sizable pair of straight baguette diamonds, together weighing half-a-carat and also set in white gold bezels, from atop a gleaming 14 karat gold gypsy-style gent's, or unisex ring - circa 1950s-1960s. Sleek.
A classic and fabulous 1920s platinum, sapphire and diamond unisex ring from America's preeminent jeweler - Tiffany & Co. This highly distinguished jewel features a glowingly beautiful, deep royal-blue cabochon sapphire measuring just shy of 2.00 carats. The gorgeous gemstone is accompanied on e...(more)
Three deep almandine garnets - emerald cut in the center and modified cushion cuts on each side - all of which are shallow cut and thus reflect their gold backing, glow from within masterfully hand-engraved octagonal frames in this superb antique bracelet from the early-Victorian (almost Georgian) p...(more)
A dazzling diamond drop necklace starring a big and splashy pear-shape diamond - weighing approximately 5.75 carats - swings and sparkles below six marquise diamonds, set tip-to-tip. The six marquises transition to a fine 18 karat white gold chain punctuated with eighteen small bezel-set diamonds - ...(more)
A radiant royal-blue, faceted oval cushion-cut sapphire - weighing 5.00 carats - is flush-set in platinum and guarded left-and-right by a trio of bright-white baguette diamonds, together weighing 1.10 carats. A superb and striking, high-caliber estate gent's ring.
Forty-three bright, light-pastel, faceted oval aquamarines sparkle all around this precious and pristine turn-of-the-century necklace by way of turn-of-the-century England - Charles S. Proctor, 15 Crey Street, Newcastle on Tyne - to be precise. Each gemstone glistens from within a decorative coronet...(more)
A high-color, high-clarity European-cut diamond, weighing just seven points shy of one carat, is elegantly presented in a relatively understated original Art Deco solitaire-style ring, crafted in platinum - circa 1920s-1930s.
The beautiful center stone, accompanied by a GIA Diamond Grading Report s...(more)
This classic 1920s-1930s style 'target' ring was recently made in with an original vintage center stone in faithful emulation of the Art Deco period original. A bright and sparkling .57 carat European-cut diamond radiates from within a finely milgrained bezel, which in turn is encircled by bright ro...(more)
They don't come much sweeter than this elegantly understated, yet very sophisticated, 1930s vintage platinum and diamond engagement ring starring a bright-white and brilliant European-cut diamond weighing just one point shy of three-quarters of a carat. The shoulders of this original Art Deco solita...(more)
A flower-shaped cluster of tightly set diamonds swing and sway and sparkle below two-section diamond tops in these bright and beautiful Edwardian-era earrings lightly and lovingly handcrafted in platinum over 18 karat yellow gold. 1 1/8 inches long, 2.75 carats total diamond weight.
All the way from nineteenth-century Imperial Russia come these very lovely, 1 3/8 inches long, antique dangle earrings. A glistening round rose-cut diamond anchors a line of small rose-cut diamonds set in charming foliate motifs crafted in darkly oxidized silver over 18K yellow gold. The diameters o...(more)
A magnificent Castellani-quality brooch (not signed) depicting a goddess quenching the thirst of a docile lion is intricately composed of colorful tiny tesserae tiles in this truly superb micro-mosaic brooch, exquisitely crafted in 18 karat yellow gold. The corners of the diamond-shaped frame are ad...(more)
A bright-white European-cut diamond, weighing .63 carats sparkles from within in a four-cornered setting and floats in the center of a gracefully domed and lovingly adorned filigree mounting, die-struck and hand-finished in bright 18 karat white gold - circa 1920s. ** The EGL certificate that accomp...(more)
This darling and dazzling Edwardian/early-Art Deco solitaire-style engagement ring, crafted in platinum and dating from the early- twentieth century, proudly presents a gorgeous, bright-white, high-clarity European-cut diamond weighing .67 carats. The beautiful diamond is displayed in a delicately a...(more)
A dramatic Art Deco dinner ring rendered in classic Art Deco colors - glorious black & white. A tonneau-shaped black onyx is pierced dead-center with a sparkling European-cut diamond and is bookended, north and south, with slightly curved rows of single-cut diamonds which are mimicked on ...(more)
A luscious, richly saturated, deep-green emerald, weighing 1.25 carat, is intriguingly cut with an oval outline and an octagonal step-cut faceting. This gorgeous bezel-set gemstone is set in platinum in the center of a radiating diamond-set frame, enhanced with decorative openwork and finely milgrai...(more)
A gorgeous, bright, crystalline-green, high-domed (or sugarloaf) cabochon emerald, weighing about 5.00 carats, glistens and glows atop an elegantly handcrafted platinum and diamond solitaire-style mounting, dating from the heyday of Art Deco splendor - circa 1930. Each shoulder of the ring sparkles ...(more)
An exquisite turn-of-the-century necklace exhibiting consummate Edwardian style with a dash of Art Nouveau artistry. This ultra-charming necklace, lovingly handcrafted in platinum over gold, is comprised of five gently graduated sections designed with delicately stylized whiplash motifs, small spark...(more)
A rare collectable from the San Francisco 49ers - the original gold miners, not the football team. This truly extraordinary keepsake is composed of two thick and substantially proportioned (1 1/2 inches by 1 1/4 inches) gold-in-quartz plaques that serve as book covers for two golden, double-sided, m...(more)
Bright-white diamond polka dots sparkle all around this platinum wedding band by Tiffany & Co. Size 6.
Sometimes we say that our photographs don't do justice, but in this case, under the direct spotlights, the star sapphire appears much bluer than in person - under normal lighting it actually displays more of a gray-lavender-blue hue. Nevertheless, this original Art Deco ring, crafted in platinum cir...(more)
This early-Art Deco dazzler with vestiges of Edwardian design influence showcases a bright-white and sparkling European-cut diamond, weighing three points shy of three-quarter carat. An openwork diamond-set foliate motif radiates outward from the center of the gracefully domed platinum mounting. The...(more)
Just two tiny points shy of one carat, this bright-white and beautiful transitional European-cut diamond - bearing a GIA certificate stating H color - SI1 clarity - sparkles mightily in this low-profile, traditionally styled engagement ring, crafted in platinum, circa
late 1930s-1940s. A pair of tw...(more)
A faded denim-blue star sapphire, weighing 7.00 carats and displaying distinct asterism (all six rays), is bezel-set above a textured gold mounting further enlivened with a star-set round brilliant-cut diamond on each shoulder. Circa 1950s.
This bright and cheerful sparkler, circa 1950s, flashes across your finger with three bright rows of diamonds. The raised center row is comprised of seven bright-white full-cut diamonds set shoulder-to-shoulder. The outer rows are fancifully fashioned with diagonally-set marquise diamonds punctuated...(more)
A gorgeous and glistening European-cut diamond, weighing 1.51 carats, is held aloft by sleekly styled calibre sapphire and diamond shoulders which seamlessly rise to become the prongs. Two other diamond-set prongs emerge from the diamond-set gallery in this true Art Deco jewel, beautifully imbued wi...(more)
A luscious deep purple amethyst with an uncommon marquise cut is beautifully adorned with yellow, blue and black enamel atop a 14 karat white filigree mounting overlaid with rose gold bows on each shoulder. Die-struck and hand finished - circa 1930s. This colorful and striking vintage bauble measure...(more)
Twenty-one gleaming golden citrines framed in rich 18 karat yellow gold create a gorgeous, chic and sunshiny necklace, crafted sometime during the mid-twentieth century in homage to early-nineteenth century to late-Georgian/early Victorian cannetille style. This very bright and cheerful adornment me...(more)
A rich, deep purple faceted amethyst is elegantly displayed in a gorgeous Art Nouveau frame with four bright, high luster freshwater pearls. Hallmarked Whiteside & Blank, attributed to Gustav Manz. A gem!
A sleek and streamlined 1930s vintage engagement ring adorned with consummate Art Deco geometry. The bright and beautiful .30 carat European-cut diamond center stone glistens from within an artfully flared square beveled setting flanked on each side with a diamond-set triangle and pierced architectu...(more)
This sleekly designed finger-hugger, die-struck and hand finished in 18 karat white gold, circa 1930s, highlights a beautiful, bright-white European-cut diamond weighing one third of a carat. The sparkling rock shines solo and is embellished on all sides with architecturally inspired Art Deco design...(more)
A bright and lively .30 carat bezel-set European-cut diamond beams from the center of a gently curved geometric platinum top glittering with an array of single-cut diamonds set in individual pentagonal-shape settings. Hand engraving decorates the top portion of the ring shank of this sparkling and v...(more)
A gorgeous, bright and lively old European-cut diamond, weighing 2.55 carats, sparkles mightily from its newly made Art Deco Style engagement ring mounting. The diamond is tastefully and classically presented in platinum between a trio of small, old-cut diamonds glittering on each shoulder. The ring...(more)
A striking and sizable, double-sided, early-twentieth century covered lorgnette decoratively pierced in gleaming 14 karat rosy-yellow gold with neoclassical floral design motifs. This elegant and useful (for the over-40 crowd) adornment is miraculously unengraved (monogram-wise) and measures an ampl...(more)
'Round and 'round they go. Forty high-color, high-clarity straight baguette diamonds - weighing 5.50 carats - shine shoulder-to-shoulder in this eternally beautiful diamond eternity wedding band, finely crafted in platinum - circa mid-twentieth century. A very slightly enlargeable size 6.
A glittering and romantic necklace and brooch combination artfully handcrafted in platinum with graceful open knife-edge wire work during the apex of the Edwardian design period - circa 1900. This ravishing and radiant treasure, designed as a highly-stylized heart, measures 2 inches in both directio...(more)
This shining star fell from the skies approximately one hundred and fifty years ago. The nucleus radiates with a shimmering natural button pearl encircled with a sparkling diamond halo, and the eight rays each glisten with a buttercup-set diamond and a tiny pearl. This celestial Victorian jewel is f...(more)
A single original Art Deco diamond clip, circa 1925, to add asymmetrical sparkle to your collar or lapel. This geometric, architecturally inspired jewel is handcrafted in platinum (with a white gold clip back) and is brimming with 3.00 carats of deeply cut old mine-cut diamonds, the largest of whic...(more)
They don't come much sweeter than this relatively petite, but indisputably splendid, original Art Deco engagement ring - circa 1930. A bright-white European-cut diamond, weighing .35 carats, sparkles between flares of royal-blue calibre-cut sapphires in this platinum jewel, masterfully designed and ...(more)
A GIA certified 1.79 carat European-cut diamond, graded K color - VS1 clarity - shines mightily from the center of this beautifully designed Art Deco dazzler, crafted in platinum - circa 1950s in consummate 1930s style. The graceful triple-tiered mounting cascades down the sides with baguette and si...(more)
A radiant and shining, high-quality European-cut diamond, weighing just ten points shy of one carat, is the star attraction of this extra-sweet and lovely Edwardian engagement ring, die-struck and hand finished in platinum - circa early 1920s. The ring is thoroughly ornamented with neo-classical des...(more)
A diminutive but dazzling diamond crowns this intricately ornamented 1930s vintage engagement ring, die-struck and hand finished in bright 18 karat white gold.
A sparkling and streamlined, early twentieth-century vintage marquise diamond, weighing just two points shy of four carats and measuring 7/8 inch long (!) (about the length of a regular cut 7.00 carat marquise) is presented in an elegantly understated platinum and diamond mounting - circa 1920s-1930...(more)
The classic sixteen-stone ring designed by Jean Schlumberger for Tiffany & Co. in gleaming 18 karat yellow gold with platinum settings. Sparkling diamond and sapphire pairs alternate with the signature 'X' pattern in this chic and very distinctive eternity wedding band. Size 6 1/2. This ring can...(more)
A very sweet and lovely ladies' bracelet watch by Sellita - Incabloc with a 17 jewel Swiss movement. Stylized diamond-set wishbone motifs cap off the relatively petite, 6 inches long, gently tapered mesh bracelet.
A trio of beautiful bright-red Burma ruby and diamond-centered flowers comprise the center of attention of this rare and wonderful 1940s vintage necklace by America's most heralded jeweler - Tiffany & Company. The three flowers, which also serve as the clasp, are presented by means of an expanda...(more)
A splendid and sparkling European-cut diamond, weighing just five points shy of one carat, and accompanied by a GIA Diamond Grading Report stating: H color - Internally Flawless, is spectacularly presented in a double-tiered hexagonal setting which considerably increases the outline of the diamond. ...(more)
A luscious lime-green peridot takes center stage in this cheerful and sizable bauble dating from the 1930s. The richly hued faceted oval gemstone glistens from within a fanciful filigree frame rendered in three colors of gold: white, greenish-yellow and rose. Orange blossoms, the symbol of lasting l...(more)
An old, bold Victorian necklace in glorious black. This striking piece is comprised of large faceted oval jet plaques graduating in size from 1 1/8 inches by 13/16 inch in the back to 1 1/2 inches by 1 1/8 inches up front. The bottom pendant is outfitted on the reverse with an open display locket. T...(more)
An exquisite Edwardian cross pendant delicately and artfully handcrafted in platinum and 18 karat yellow gold - circa 1910. Bright slender rows of calibre emeralds terminate in rose-cut centered flowers and are intersected by a sparkling European-cut diamond. Divine. 2 inches long (excluding the loo...(more)
An entrancing deep cinnamon or cognac color round brilliant diamond, weighing 2.29 carats, glistens and glows from atop this ultra-chic gent's ring by Tiffany & Co. - Schlumberger Studios. The natural-color diamond is set flush at the center of a radiating pinwheel design, rendered in substantia...(more)
A beautiful and sparkling .50 carat European-cut diamond presents significantly larger in a double-tiered hexagonal setting atop a sweetly ornamented, 14 karat bright-white gold mounting, die-struck and hand finished with orange blossoms - a traditional symbol of enduring love, circa 1930. Lovely. T...(more)
This dramatic and dynamic mid-century dazzler - circa 1950s - stars a bright-white (G color) and beautiful marquise diamond weighing 1.97 carats, but presenting well over two carats in outline. This radiant rock is embellished on the outside with a glistening fan of tapered baguette diamonds and on ...(more)
A colorful springtime bouquet of flowers framed with a black & white geometric design are intricately rendered in tiny tesserae in these wonderful antique micro-mosaic earrings by way of nineteenth-century Italy. Hight carat gold over silver, 7/8 inch.
A colorful and artsy, original Art Deco lavaliere necklace - circa 1920s-1930s - in glorious green & black & white. A thick apple-green jade carving, dotted with three bezel-set diamonds and crowned by a platinum and diamond loop suspends from a 18-inch platinum, onyx and seed pearl neck cha...(more)
A straightforward, traditional wedding band, circa 1950s, crafted in platinum and sparkling with seven round brilliant-cut diamonds set across the top. The perfect accompaniment to most vintage diamond engagement rings.
A sparkling trio of European-cut diamonds, together weighing just a tad shy of 2.00 carats, are cozily nestled in a radiant rose gold mounting in this classic Victorian 'carved' ring - circa 1890. The beautifully ornamented ring tests 9 karat gold, hence it is most likely of British origin. An extra...(more)
This dynamic Art Deco dazzler, circa 1920s, is ablaze with three European-cut diamonds, totaling just over 3.00 carats. The central natural cognac-colored diamond is aided and abetted by a pair of bright-white accomplices, all of which sparkle mightily from within finely milgrained box settings, fur...(more)
This splendorous and extra-splashy original Art Deco diamond ring sparkles big time with a 1.77 carat European-cut diamond, which, due to its slightly 'spready' cut and its sparkling diamond frame, presents considerably larger. The sides of this scintillating 'cigar band' style ring glisten with a d...(more)
An elegantly elongated faceted emerald-cut citrine with a gleaming golden hue is presented in a neo-classically ornamented mounting, die-struck and hand finished in bright-white gold - circa 1930s. Just over 3/4 inch long by 7/16 inch wide.
From the roaring twenties (maybe 1930s) comes this stunning and sophisticated Art Deco bracelet watch, crafted in platinum and sparkling with small bright-white diamonds and royal-blue calibre sapphires. The striking three-section geometric design leads to an adjustable buckle bracelet composed of 1...(more)
This pristine exemplar of consummate Victoriana presents a trio of domed turquoise drops suspended from glistening diamond-set circles, all of which swing and sway from a rounded golden mesh necklace. The central pendant is centered with a sparkling old mine-cut diamond and all three pendants are ou...(more)
A classic vintage platinum and diamond engagement ring with a subtle variation. A bright and sparkling European-cut diamond, weighing 1.02 carat, is set in four trefoil prongs and is embellished on each side by a slender marquise-cut diamond followed by a twinkling single-cut diamond. A soft knife-e...(more)
A bright and beautiful European-cut diamond, weighing just five points shy of one carat, radiates from between sparkling platinum shoulders set with three shapes of diamonds: baguette, marquise and round, followed by a hand-engraved tapered ring shank. A dazzling and highly distinctive original Art...(more)
This fun and artsy free form ring, circa 1950, employs an unusual, yet very effective, colorful combination of gemstones. A glowing multi-chromatic round opal is wreathed in sparkling diamond flowers and is further embellished by a trio of bright-green jades. Handcrafted in platinum and 18 karat gol...(more)
One of the best and most beautiful original nineteenth-century Bohemian garnet necklaces we've ever come across. The front half of the necklace is comprised of fourteen leaf-motif sections, glittering with tightly set faceted garnets composed of three distinct shapes and sizes, culminating in a grac...(more)
This truly magnificent and majestic treasure, dating from the turn-of-the-century - circa 1900, perfectly reflects Gilded Age opulence and Edwardian-era femininity. Vertical rows of four luminous, multi-chromatic, pastel-hued opals alternate with rows of three twinkling diamond-set flowers, each ce...(more)
This big, bold, and bodacious bauble, dating from the Fabulous Forties, is befitting of a screen goddess from Hollywood's Golden Age. The magnificent bracelet is artfully sculpted in two-tone gold in classic, geometrically inspired, Retro style. The three main, mirror-finished, yellow gold plaques e...(more)
The shining star of this glorious original Art Deco diamond engagement ring - circa 1930 - is a bright and beautiful European-cut diamond, weighing 3.30 carats. Although we've graded the diamond 'L' color, the superb cut of the stone gives it a much whiter appearance than usual. Additionally, the ...(more)
Half French, simply stunning, and thoroughly exquisite 1 and 1/8 inch-long antique diamond ear drops. Each earring culminates in a 1.32 carat old European-cut diamond (2.65 carats total) sparkling from within fancy 14 karat gold double-tiered buttercup settings. These are surmounted by a slender gli...(more)
Unusual and exotic Art Nouveau cufflinks, magnificently sculpted in rich 18 karat yellow gold. An emerald-headed serpent, which borders the soft pentagonal plaque, is sipping a magical elixir from a diamond-studded golden chalice; flame-like leaf motifs fill in the background. A very striking and s...(more)
Consummate Art Deco geometric artistry is in full force in this striking and sophisticated, highly stylized bow brooch masterfully handcrafted in platinum and diamonds. The 1 and 1/2 inch by 1 inch jewel glitters with 2.50 carats of bright-white, high-quality transitional European-cut and baguette d...(more)
A matched pair of bright-green emerald-cut emeralds, together weighing 2.70 carats, fill sparkling diamond frames in these traditional emerald and diamond earrings crafted in 14 karat yellow gold - circa latter-twentieth century and beautifully bargain-priced. 7/16 inch by 5/16 inch.
Golden golf links for the dapper duffer. The clubs measure 1 inch in length and the ball is 1/2 inch in diameter. Is that a niblick?
A gorgeous antique cushion-cut diamond, dating back to the first or second decade of the last century, and clocking in just two points shy of one-and-a-half carats, has found a splendid new home in a fully ornamented platinum and diamond engagement ring setting, recently crafted in faithful emulatio...(more)
A lithe and graceful topless dancer in a flowing and glittering diamond-set, pearl-fringed skirt caresses a lustrous cultured pearl bubble in this wonderful and whimsical brooch and earrings suite dating from the mid-twentieth century. Her body is golden, her skirt is rendered in matte-finished whit...(more)
A bright translucent green jade is strikingly presented in a very cool, mid-century modern, abstract mounting crafted in white gold and glittering with diamonds. A wearable work of art. The ring is accompanied by a gemological laboratory report stating: Natural, no indications of treatment. - Burma....(more)
A thick and translucent, bright spring-green, handcarved jadeite maple leaf is simply presented in 9 karat white gold - hence of British origin - in this unique and very lovely, mid-twentieth century vintage clip brooch. The jade is accompanied by a gemological certificate stating: Natural, no indic...(more)
From mid-nineteenth century Italy comes this extraordinary carved coral necklace. The centerpiece is comprised of three flower blossoms, each of which is composed of individually handcarved petals and leaves, only three of which are missing. The three blossoms support fanciful beaded tassels dancing...(more)
Eminent Victoriana. An absolutely stunning and extra-fine diamond bow pin dating from the mid-nineteenth century. The darkly patinated silver ribbons (over gold) glisten with tightly set old mine cushion-cut diamonds, a rare, natural Fancy Light Pink antique pear-shape diamond weighing .77 carats (a...(more)
A sleek and streamlined platinum and diamond Art Deco engagement ring - circa 1930. A bright and beautiful half-carat old mine-cut diamond glistens between shimmering baguette diamond steps in this shining, architecturally inspired jewel. Stunning.
A stunning and sophisticated, low-profile engagement ring, crafted in platinum and dating from the roaring 1920s-30s. The ring sparkles with a three-quarter carat old mine-cut diamond set between geometric trefoil motifs composed of shimmering straight baguette diamonds. A sleekly tailored beauty.
A European-cut diamond, weighing just twenty points shy of one carat, shines and sparkles solo from atop an elegantly understated Art Deco mounting crafted in bright 18 karat white gold emblazoned with a quintessentially Art Deco geometric design on each shoulder. The diamond radiates from within a ...(more)
A dazzling trio of European-cut diamonds joins forces to create this dreamy and dynamic early-Art Deco sparkler, masterfully handcrafted in platinum - circa 1920. The diamonds radiate from within a low-profile, finely milgrained geometric setting and are dotted on the inside corners with tiny round ...(more)
Sinuous whiplash motifs abound in this consummate and perfectly characteristic Art Nouveau necklace - circa 1900. A pair of bright lime-green peridots are embellished with color-matched iridescent green enamel, shimmering freshwater pearls, and a single twinkling diamond. The pendant, minus the swag...(more)
A bright and shining half-carat transitional European-cut diamond presents even larger in a four trefoil prong setting. The beautiful stone is embellished on each side by small sparklers set in shield-shaped shoulders followed by a chevron-topped ring shank. A classic late-Art Deco engagement ring, ...(more)
Two are better than one! A pair of diamond headlights with their brights turned on is accented with slender wisps of calibre-cut sapphires in the extraordinary original Art Deco twin-stone diamond ring, masterfully crafted in platinum - circa 1930. The total weight of the two high-caliber old mine-c...(more)
A rare pair of extra-long and lovely original nineteenth-century Bohemian Garnet drop earrings. Each earring features a deep burgundy-red cabochon pear-shape garnet freely swinging inside a frame of faceted round garnets. A smaller faceted pear-shape garnet dances below. 2 and 5/8 inches long.
An entrancing and luminous, high-cabochon moonstone glows from atop an elegantly restrained 14 karat white gold solitaire setting in this enchanting celestial bauble - circa 1930s. About 5/8 inch by 1/2 inch.
100 sapphires (count 'em - one-hundred!) of various shapes and sizes are each individually bezel set in 18 karat yellow gold to create 40 inches of glittering blue beauty. Wear it full length or doubled-up. Sixty carats of versatile and fashionable fun!
A fabulous work of jewelry art, a la Buccelati, for your purse or vitrine. This magnificent circular compact is handcrafted in four colors of 18 karat gold: green, rose, white and yellow. The tree design is wrapped in a flowing diamond bow and is blossoming with ten luscious cabochon ruby fruits. Wo...(more)
A European-cut diamond, weighing just a tad shy of three-quarters-of-a-carat, beautifully sparkles from between a glistening pair of split, diamond-set shoulders in this sleekly tailored Art Deco engagement ring, crafted in platinum - circa 1930.
A bright-white and beautiful old mine-cut diamond, weighing .65 carats and accompanied by a GIA Diamond Certificate stating : I color - SI1 clarity, is elegantly presented in platinum in this original early-Art Deco engagement ring - circa 1920s. The diamond is embellished on each side by a row of t...(more)
A very cool and artsy pair of double-dangle diamond earrings crafted in platinum over radiant 18 karat rose gold. The striking asymmetrical design features a pair of moderne-style tassels suspending slightly askew from diamond-set arches surmounted by an old mine-cut stud diamond. These wonde...(more)
A truly gorgeous, radiant red, oval cushion-cut ruby, weighing just a smidgin shy of two carats, is elegantly presented between a pair of bright-white half-moon diamonds in this traditionally styled estate ring, crafted in platinum (except for the four 18 karat yellow gold prongs holding the ruby) ...(more)
An ice-white (F color) European-cut diamond, weighing .74 carat, sparkles and shines between a pair of diamond-set crescents and slender marquise diamonds in this dazzling and highly-distinctive Art Deco engagement ring - circa 1930. The diamond is accompanied by a GIA Diamond Grading Report stating...(more)
Deep royal-blue cabochon sapphires are encircled by a row of tiny twinkling rose-cut diamonds and an outer halo of sparkling European-cut diamonds in these exquisite and eminently wearable antique earrings, dating back to the the first or second decade of the twentieth century. Finely handcrafted in...(more)
This rare and wonderful Art Deco diamond ring, handcrafted in platinum - circa 1920s, is designed around a slender and scintillating old-cut marquise diamond weighing half-a-carat (which presents considerably larger due to its streamlined cut). The marquise is outlined with royal-blue calibre-cut di...(more)
Adorable antique earrings, each glistening with a petite rose-cut diamond with a decidedly dark coloration, set in 10-prong buttercup settings. Low-key chic.
Big and bold in blue and gold. Fabulous and fashionable ear clips by way of late-twentieth century Italy. A pair of deep cobalt-blue, high-domed lapis lazuli cabochons are crowned and presented within a substantial, gleaming golden pineapple design. 18 karat, 1 1/8 inches by 5/8 inch.
About the sweetest antique silver pin ever. A precious little angel earned her wings circa 1875. Just over 1 and 3/4 inches.
Eight-five 5 millimeter translucent, pale pastel opal beads combine to create this glowing, low-key, 16-inch necklace.
This gorgeous Edwardian-era solitaire diamond engagement ring, circa 1915, elegantly presents a 2.90 carat antique cushion-cut diamond, accompanied by an EGL - European Gemological Laboratory certificate stating: H color - VS2 clarity, however, we have graded the color to be somewhat lower based on ...(more)
A very scarce and truly sublime original Victorian emerald and freshwater pearl necklace, lovingly handcrafted in high-carat yellow gold. Four crescent-shape sections, crowned with scalloped fans and adorned with delicate granulation, and dotted with a single small emerald, surmount emerald-set tref...(more)
A bright and shining emerald-cut diamond, weighing just a tad under one-half carat, presents even a bit larger in a bright-white gold illusion setting. Classic, elegant simplicity.
A dazzling, bright white 1/2 carat transitional-cut diamond is the star of the show in this vintage sparkler, but it is the bevy of delightful details that give this ring its style and panache. A central illusion setting is flanked by tiered shoulders with diamond epaulets (milgrained throughout), t...(more)
This singular and stunning, original early-Art Deco engagement ring sparkles front-and-center with a bright-white antique cushion-cut diamond, weighing 1.06 carats. The superbly detailed, low-profile, platinum setting is imbued with delicate geometric filigree work on the shoulders and a few tiny si...(more)
This original and pristine platinum and diamond engagement ring, circa 1930, perfectly reflects the Art Deco aesthetic. A glorious and glistening European-cut diamond, weighing .55 carat, is embellished all around with small diamonds sparkling from within individual geometric settings. Delicate mil...(more)
Although dating from the early-Art Deco period - circa 1920 - the designer of this stunning platinum solitaire engagement ring opted to thoroughly adorn the ring with timeless scroll and acanthus leaf motifs adopted from ancient Attic and Roman architecture. The sublime mounting is crowned with a go...(more)
A darling and dainty pair of everyday antique diamond drops set in silver buttercup settings with gold French wire backs.
A bright and beautiful strand of graduated, deep-orange coral beads is wire strung and cleverly fashioned into a silver bangle bracelet. Most likely from early-twentieth century Italy.
An intriguing insect rendered in faithful antique style - silver and 18 karat yellow gold - with sparkling diamond wings, a colorful glowing opal head and belly (abdomen), and ruby eyes. A beauteous bug with a one-inch wingspan.
A stunningly beautiful sparkler by America's preeminent purveyor of small precious packages - Tiffany & Co. This contemporary, yet classic, engagement ring scintillates with a gorgeous, high-caliber round brilliant-cut diamond, bearing a sumptuous leather-bound Tiffany & Co. certificate stat...(more)
Few come finer than this ravishing ruby and diamond ring, exquisitely crafted in platinum. This gemmy vintage style jewel centers on a bright, deep-red, oval cushion-cut ruby of Siam (Thai) origin, weighing one carat. The gorgeous gemstone rubs shoulders with a sparkling pair of European-cut diamond...(more)
A true classic diamond engagement ring from the 1950s. A .20 carat European-cut diamond is set into a square box head and highlighted on either side with a small accent diamond. Vintage charm!
Compared to the ordinary rectangular version this classic vintage Cartier mechanical tank watch from the 1970s is a relatively scarce model. The cushion-shaped case and dial are the perfect size for everyday wear with easily readable Roman numerals. 18 karat yellow gold, marked 'Cartier Paris 782580...(more)
Dress up your kilt jacket with this antique silver Scottish bar pin inlaid with colorful agate in a geometric harlequin-type pattern. 1 13/16 inches by 7/16 inch.
For fans of mid-century and Retro jewels, a pair of stylized fans in gleaming, corrugated 18 karat yellow gold by America's preeminant jeweler - Tiffany & Company. 7/8 inch by 3/4 inch.
Sizable (1 1nd 1/8 inches long by 3/4 inch wide) antique coral earrings. A colorful array of orangy-salmon color Mediterranean coral buttons combine to create extra-lovely ear drops - most likely of late-nineteenth century
Italiano origin. Bellissima!
A very cool, unusual, striking and sizable vintage gent's jade ring artfully crafted in four colors of gold - yellow, green, rose and white. The mottled apple-green jadeite, bearing a GIA Certificate stating: Natural Color - No Indications of Impregnation (it's a virgin!), is adorned on each side w...(more)
Classic cylinder cufflinks composed of bright cobalt-blue lapis lazuli presented in 14 karat yellow gold sleeves. A tad over 3/4 inch.
A rare, radiant and ravishing Art Deco necklace, circa 1930, by the eminent Madrid, Paris and London joaillier - Lacloche Frères, starring a gorgeous, serene cornflower-blue sapphire with diamond-like purity. The perfectly proportioned 33.06 carat emerald-cut sapphire is accompanied by an AGL - Ame...(more)
A sweet and petite vintage engagement ring from the 1950s. This 14 karat two-tone ring features a .18 carat transitional round brilliant-cut diamond is set with four classic claw prongs. The center diamond is embraced by a small accent diamond on either side and a stylized scroll motif.
A big, bright and beautiful European-cut diamond, weighing 3.31 carats, shines (almost) solo from an exquisite Edwardian style platinum solitaire setting. The fabulous diamond is embraced by four slender diamond-shaped (as in playing cards) prongs, each of which twinkles with a tiny round diamond. T...(more)
This sleekly modeled, low profile engagement ring from the 1930s hugs your finger and scintillates with a bright-white and brilliant European-cut diamond, accompanied by a GIA Diamond Dossier stating: I color - VS1 clarity. The shoulders of the ring sparkle with a double row of tiny single-cut diamo...(more)
An antique cushion-cut, or old mine-cut, diamond, weighing just ten points shy of one carat, sparkles loudly from this sleek and streamlined platinum mounting dating from the 1930s. The steeply sloped shoulders shimmer with a slender straight baguette diamond followed by a twinkling single-cut diamo...(more)
This stunning and splendid 'cigar band' style ring dates back to the first or second decade of the last century. Thus, if it isn't exactly a bone fide antique yet, it will be soon. The superbly ornamented Edwardian/early Art Deco ring is finely crafted in platinum with tiny single-cut diamonds and i...(more)
A bright and beautiful pair of olivine-hued, faceted round peridots glisten from within sparkling diamond halos, and swing and sway below a tapered tear drop of diamonds in these very cheerful late-nineteenth century diamond ear drops. 1.75 carats total diamond weight, 1 1/4 inches long, 18 karat go...(more)
Ancient-style drop earrings featuring a lustrous button pearl centered amid concentric granulated circles surmounted by hand-hammered tops in rich 18 karat yellow gold by the renowned Grecian jewelsmith - Ilias Lalaounis. 1 inch by just over 1/2 inch.
Pretty in purple. Eight bright-purple faceted amethysts, each enlivened by tiny twinkling diamonds, radiate from within gleaming 14 karat yellow gold links in this beautiful, bargain-priced bracelet.
One of the coolest Art Deco diamond engagement rings ever! Essentially three rings in one, this highly distinctive dazzler centers on a bright and shining .45 carat European-cut diamond. The radiant rock is presented between quintessential Art Deco diamond-set geometric motifs incorporating a strai...(more)
A bright apple-green natural Burmese jade cabochon is handcarved and pierced with a lovely floral design in this charming Art Deco brooch - circa 1930s - framed in bright-white gold with an old mine-cut diamond sparkling at the cardinal points. Just shy of 1 1/2 inches by 1 inch.
A twinkling .20 carat European-cut diamond is illusion set in 14 karat white gold in this Mid-Century diamond engagement ring. The center diamond is embraced by a small accent diamond set on either side in a marquise-shape, which terminates into a knife-edge shank.
Cover up those embarrassing holes in your jacket lapel with these gleaming golden collar buttons depicting a blossoming young maiden in the center of a sunflower. Sweet! 14 karat yellow gold, 9/16 inch - circa 1900.
Flaunt your Bohemian proclivities with these vintage garnet flower earrings from early-twentieth century central Europe - i.e., Bohemia. 1/2 inch.
A classic vintage engagement ring, circa 1915. This beautiful diamond ring is finely crafted in platinum and is adorned throughout with consummate openwork detailing incorporating Edwardian, Art Deco and neo-classical design influences. The central 1.10 carat European-cut diamond is nestled in a squ...(more)
A splendid and sparkling original early-Art Deco engagement ring, artfully handcrafted in platinum - circa 1920s. The dazzling and highly distinctive vintage jewel stars a gorgeous European-cut diamond weighing just six points shy of one-and-a-half carats, accompanied by a GIA Diamond Grading Report...(more)
Stylized crocodiles (or alligators) beautifully rendered in oxidized sterling silver by the noted reptilian designer - B. Kieselstein-Cord. 7/8 inch across.
A silver over 14 karat gold unusual diamond plaque necklace with Russian hallmarks, circa 1908-1917. This piece has a distinctive Victorian feel and is set with both old mine and rose cut diamonds throughout the open work plaque. Fine knife wire, scrolls and a foliate motif finish this stunning piec...(more)
Rhubarb-red, zebra-striped, turban-shaped, gem-like sea shells crowned with hematite beads make for unique and colorful cufflinks. 18 karat, signed and numbered by Trianon. 9/16 inch.
A classic 'gypsy' style ring featuring a high-quality round brilliant-cut diamond weighing .55 carat. The beautiful diamond is set flush atop a low-profile, easy-to-wear mounting crafted in gleaming 14 karat yellow gold. Shining simplicity.
This supreme Art Deco dream ring, handcrafted in platinum circa 1925, centers on a sparkling 1.05 carat European-cut diamond, closely guarded by a pair of neighboring diamonds. The three main sparklers are each bezel-set and float atop a gracefully curved 'cigar band' style ring accented with rich r...(more)
This stunning, sleek and sparkling, low-profile finger-hugger dates back to the beginning of the Art Deco period - circa 1915-early 1920s.
A beautiful, bright and lively old mine-cut diamond, weighing 1.09 carats, glistens from within a squared-off setting and between quintessentially geometric, ste...(more)
The shining star of this traditional and timeless estate engagement ring is a high-color and high-clarity emerald-cut diamond weighing just a tad shy of three quarters of a carat. The stunning stone is guarded on each side by a sparkling round brilliant-cut diamond and is accompanied by a GIA Diamo...(more)
An electric, deep Caribbean, or turquoise-blue zircon, weighing just under 7.00 carats, radiates front and center from within a glittering halo of diamonds in this fabulous platinum and diamond ring of late-twentieth century vintage. A bright-white pair of shield-shape diamonds sparkles from inside ...(more)
A central European-cut diamond shares center stage with a pair of sparkling old mine cushion-cut diamonds in this blazingly beautiful and very impressive Art Deco diamond dinner ring - circa 1925. This one-inch long head-turner is handcrafted in platinum and is delicately ornamented throughout with ...(more)
Even our very talented photographer is unable to capture the gorgeous, rich honey-yellow (not a trace of brown) color of this extraordinary, original vintage Asscher-cut diamond ring - it must be viewed up-close and in person. This truly rare, remarkable and ravishing diamond is accompanied by a GIA...(more)
Glistening garnet flowers are presented in stylized flame motifs with a single golden bead dangling below. Light and lovely Victorian earrings, circa 1875. 1 inch long.
A wonder of nature has been more than slightly improved upon in this truly wonderful and ravishing turn-of-the-century pansy pin, resplendently rendered in iridescent pastel pink, yellow enamel with purple accenting, and a single natural pearl. By Whiteside & Blank, a notable American jeweler of...(more)
Twenty-one faceted golden citrines dance and glisten below a lithe and supple 14 karat gold mesh chain for an enchanting monochromatic effect, in this extra-lovely late-nineteenth/very early-twentieth century necklace. Each faceted citrine is horizontally set in a multi-prong coronet setting elegant...(more)
A truly rare, ravishing and remarkable diamond. This gorgeous old French-cut diamond, weighing 6.79 carats, has been drilled in one corner - in the manner of a briolette diamond - to accommodate a bail which allows it to be worn as a solitaire diamond pendant. This enchanting diamond anchors an almo...(more)
Juicy round faceted garnet fruits are surmounted by a pair of seed pearl-set leaves in these darling antique earrings. 9/16 inch.
A gracefully graduated row of thirty-one faceted aquamarines, imbued with a soothing pastel-blue hue, glisten and glow below a 20 karat woven mesh necklace in the supremely beautiful and enchanting Victorian treasure. 31 aquas total approximately 11.75 carats. 15 inches long.
A classic and dressy 1930s vintage diamond necklace culminating in a sparkling central tassel composed of 25 sizable baguette diamonds. The center section is suspended from looped diamond-set terminals completed by a line of round brilliants, each side punctuated by a jauntily staggered panel of bag...(more)
Breathtaking Boucheron, 18 karat rose gold and sterling silver minaudiere, studded with 12 bezel-set cabochon-cut rubies. The top of this opulent purse is 18 karat pink gold, pierced and engraved, depicting two birds surrounded by ruby-studded flowers and leaves. The box is elegantly hinged and open...(more)
Two perfectly matched oval jade cabochons are simply and elegantly presented in handmade 14 karat yellow gold settings with a finely crafted double-twisted wire border. The jade is a rich apple-green with moderate mottling. The cuffinks are accompanied with a gemological certificate from the Stone G...(more)
Few, if any, aquamarines display a finer, deeper Mediterranean sea-blue color than this gracefully elongated teardrop gemstone, surmounted by a row of five small diamonds, bezel-set in silver and freely swinging inside a glistening rose-cut diamond-set frame. A stunning and sensuous jewel, circa 190...(more)
Elegant and unusual cufflinks, featuring deep-red Mediterranean coral-color enamel wrapped in 18 karat yellow gold lattice, masterfully rendered by America's most vaunted jeweler - Tiffany & Co. - circa 1970s. 3/4 inch long on one side, 5/8 inch long on the opposite.
This dazzling and dynamic, original Art Deco engagement ring - circa 1930 - features a beautiful, bright and sparkling European-cut diamond weighing 1.13 carats, accompanied by a GIA Diamond Grading Certificate stating: I color - VS1 clarity. The diamond shines atop a high-profile platinum mounting ...(more)
A singular, striking and utterly sensational dinner ring, finely and substantially crafted in platinum, centering on a streamlined, and quite unusual, elongated marquise-shape moonstone. This entrancing gemstone is gloriously presented in a frame of royal-blue calibre-cut sapphires and is embraced b...(more)
This platinum ring has an intriguing architectural construction which suspends the beautiful blue aquamarine high above the finger. The 2.17 carat emerald-cut aquamarine is set with four diamond studded prongs and brightened with three baguette-cut diamonds set down each shoulder. Crafted in platinu...(more)
Compared to their rectangular-cut cousins, round aquamarine rings are relatively rare, and this Art Deco jewel is a true beauty. The 3.50 carat, fully faceted gemstone scintillates from above a double row of sparkling round diamonds in a fabulous and flashy Art Deco mounting, die-struck and hand fin...(more)
A classical beauty is handcarved in artful and precise detail in this exemplary Victorian cameo brooch - circa 1875. This thick and translucent circular agate is tastefully outlined with a cobalt-blue enamel Greek-key design followed by a twisted rope inside a reflective 18 karat gold frame. This st...(more)
A bright and shining quintet of high-quality round brilliant-cut diamonds sing and sparkle shoulder-to-shoulder in this traditional and timeless vintage wedding band dating from the 1950s-1960s. The five diamonds, which together total 1.00 carat, radiate from within classic mid-century 'fishtail' se...(more)
A magnificent and majestic nineteenth-century diamond and pearl necklace, rendered in radiant 18 karat yellow gold, more than likely of French origin. Four main collar sections are designed with a kinetic wave motif composed of glittering rose-cut diamonds and crowned in the center with a sparkling ...(more)
A bright-white .58 carat round European-cut diamond set firmly in a squared setting is the star of this graceful and feminine 1950s vintage engagement ring. Fabricated in platinum, with tiered shoulders displaying twinkling accent diamonds that wrap around to the side gallery. This charmer stacks be...(more)
A very lovely Edwardian, or early-Art Deco, platinum and diamond dome ring starring a sparkling trio of old mine-cut diamonds, together weighing .85 carat. The soft and billowy design of the platinum mounting was achieved by means of artfully rendered decorative piercing glittering with small rose-c...(more)
These mid-nineteenth century earrings are almost certainly of French origin, even though they are unmarked. Each earring glistens with a trio of rose-cut diamonds, set in silver atop an openwork dome adorned all around with club (as in playing cards) motifs. Sweet.
An intimidating pair of Roman Centurions are depicted in perspective, in different colors and in high relief in this tri-color (black, white and brown) Victorian cameo ring artfully rendered in two-tone 18 karat rose and yellow gold. Notice the deeply embossed design on the ring shank. Just over 1/2...(more)
Few come sweeter than this enchanting Art Nouveau two-piece necklace - circa 1900. The bottom pendant is lightly crafted with an openwork design adorned with a mirror-image triple-leaf motif colored in shimmering pastel-green and pink enamel with a tiny diamond twinkling in-between. The matching scr...(more)
Long, elegant and dressy aquamarine and diamond earrings, hand fabricated in platinum sometime during the latter-twentieth century. A pair of slender, powder-blue pear-shaped aquas, radiating from within scalloped frames of tiny diamond sparklers, suspended from double diamond-set rectangular links...(more)
Few come more fabulous than this gemmy, crystalline, extra-bright red Burmese ruby and diamond ring. The gorgeous gemstone radiates from within a sparkling frame of bright-white European-cut diamonds in this truly splendid and stunning classic vintage jewel - handcrafted in platinum and dating from ...(more)
An enduring and eminently wearable classic Art Deco straight line bracelet, superbly crafted in platinum - circa 1925. Forty-five high-color European-cut diamonds, together weighing 3.00 carats, sparkle from within finely milgrained box settings floating between double-milgrained and hand-engraved d...(more)
Twin diamond-crowned serpents slither around a rich, green, elongated cushion-cut tourmaline in this exotic and entrancing Art Nouveau stick pin, artfully crafted in 18 karat yellow, circa 1900. The top measures 5/8 inch high, the full pin measures 3 1/4 inches long. The top is numbered on the back ...(more)
An unusual pairing of rather exotic gemstones - bloodstone and jasper - create these highly distinctive double-sided 'jellybean' cufflinks in deep flecked green and orange. Crafted in 18 karat yellow gold, bearing 'Trianon' trademark and number.
A bright-white 1.08 carat European-cut diamond set in lovely trefoil prongs is the star of this graceful Art Deco ring - circa 1930s. The shoulders of the handmade ring glimmer with a double row of bead-set diamonds ending in a classic Deco chevron, and the chevron motif is echoed again in the sleek...(more)
Trios of ruby-centered, mirror-finished, rose gold concave discs rub shoulders around a single sparkling European-cut diamond to create these very striking, cool and groovy Retro earrings - circa 1940s. These fun and fabulous vintage earrings measure 1 inch by 1 inch.
Timeless, every-day chic in a substantial, solid curb link bracelet in gleaming 14k gold. A must-have for the minimalist or the bracelet stacker alike. 7 1/2 inches long by 1/4 inch wide with an easy-to-operate spring-ring clasp.
A gorgeous, high-color, transitional European-cut diamond, weighing ten points shy of one carat, glistens from between a pair of sparkling, diamond-set, geometric, stirrup-motif shoulders in this exemplary, original Art Deco engagement ring, hand fabricated in platinum - circa 1930s. (The weight of ...(more)
A bright and beautiful, high-quality 1.75 carat round brilliant-cut diamond sizzles in the center of this stunning Art Deco engagement ring, crafted in platinum with an 18 karat white gold ring shank. The sparkling center stone is embellished with a pair of straight baguette diamonds, shimmering ato...(more)
A traditional platinum and diamond solitaire engagement ring featuring a sizzling, high-color, round brilliant-cut diamond weighing two and a quarter carats. We’ve given this bright-white (F color) and beautiful diamond a clarity grade of I1 based on a colorless feather inclusion. The gorgeous di...(more)
This unique, free form cocktail ring from the 1960s is handcrafted in a richly textured 18 karat yellow gold dome dotted with 20 bright-green and translucent mini-jadeite cabochons. A one-of-a-kind, just-for-fun, vintage bauble. 3/4 inch across.
Seven rich, honey-colored citrine gemstones alternate with textured matte gold links to warm and glowing effect in this distinctive, handmade bracelet. This golden slice-of-sunshine is 7" long and 3/8" wide, with a secure box clasp and safety chain for good measure.
Add a little French Belle Époque flair to your blouse or lapel with this beautifully crafted and easy-to-wear bar pin from France, circa 1910. Hand-fabricated in platinum over 18 karat gold, this lovely pin features eleven mine-cut diamonds twinkling in their milgrained settings and has the ...(more)
A simply stunning example of the Victorian enthusiasm for the natural world is found in this captivating ten-legged spider brooch. Masterfully crafted in silver over gold, this mischievous critter features a glowing striped agate body, gleaming ruby cabochon eyes and a glittering rose-cut diamond th...(more)
A gorgeous turn-of-the century bracelet in 18 karat gold and platinum with a charming French twist. Four bright-red rubies alternate with four sparkling old mine-cut diamonds in platinum-topped settings in this delightful antique jewel. 7 1/2 inches by 1/4 inch. French hallmark and assay mark.
An elegant, classic three-stone ring from America's beloved Tiffany & Co. The crisp platinum gallery features a bright-white .65 carat diamond nestled between two beautifully matched, radiant royal-blue sapphires. This timeless beauty is a finger size 5 1/2+. Signed Tiffany & Co.
A tantalizing trio of royal-blue star sapphires make for a very beautiful, and quite unusual, main component of this artfully designed and masterfully executed Retro bow pin from the glamorous 1940s. The sweeping, multi-dimensional design is rendered in contrasting rose gold and yellow gold, accente...(more)
A pair of bright and beautiful European-cut diamonds swing and sway from the bottom of diamond-dotted knife wires and are supported above by a glistening trio of European-cut diamonds in this splendid, sparkling and sensuous negligee necklace, delicately handcrafted in platinum during the first or s...(more)
Four extremely high-domed (or sugarloaf) Mediterranean corals, displaying a rich and splendid deep reddish-orange color, alternate with open navette-shape links set half with bright-white and sparkling full-cut diamonds and half with small coral buttons in this colorful and stylish bracelet dating b...(more)
A darling Art Deco style diamond engagement ring from 1940s England. A .35 carat round brilliant-cut diamond sparkles from within a square platinum setting followed on each side by a classic diamond-set stepped motif, also in platinum. The gallery and ring shank are rendered in contrasting, rich 18 ...(more)
A stunning and sophisticated original Art Deco ring, crafted in platinum, circa 1930, and featuring a bright cornflower blue Ceylon sapphire weighing just under four carats. The colorful gemstone is guarded left and right by a pair of glistening old-mine cushion-cut diamonds, all four weighing .60 c...(more)
Four square, bright-green emeralds followed by three sparkling, square, step-cut diamonds continue for eternity around your finger in this classic Art Deco wedding band, crafted in platinum - circa mid-twentieth century. An unsizable size 3 7/8
A bright and lively European-cut diamond, weighing one carat, shines loud and proud from atop this beautiful, original vintage engagement ring, crafted in platinum - circa 1920. The magnificently ornamented ring is adorned all around with delicately pierced neoclassical design motifs punctuated by a...(more)
Gently domed platinum circles of sparkling European-cut and single-cut diamonds are decoratively pierced and delicately milgrained with consummate Edwardian/early-Art Deco precision in these truly exquisite ear drops dating back to the 1910s-1920s. The brilliant bottom sections dazzle and dance from...(more)
Centered within each platinum earclip is a glowing, oval-shaped sapphire cabochon of an entrancing liquid-blue color. These gorgeous and shimmering blue gumdrops weigh 18.00 carats total weight and they are comfortably nestled in light and lovely, multi-dimensional diamond-set feathers. These stunni...(more)
A bright and glistening Jolly Rancher sour-apple-green peridot is framed by a double row of sparklers in this fun and festive mid-twentieth century bauble crafted in white gold atop 18 karat yellow gold. This beautiful vintage ring measures 3/4 inch by
A chic, sleek geometric design distinguishes this 1940s vintage Retro bracelet watch by Tiffany & Co., with a high-quality 17 jewel Swiss movement by Concord. The three-section decorative lugs are enlivened with sparkling full-cut diamonds and rich red rectangular rubies. 6 1/2 inches.
A large oval moonstone shines luminous with a billowy blue sheen above a delicate scalloped and pierced platinum gallery and ring shank. A delicate vintage ring, circa 1930s, evidently of Chinese (probably Hong Kong) origin.
A delicate basket weave in baguette diamonds frame this incredibly high-quality emerald. This fine Colombian emerald is close to flawless to the naked eye, a rare occurrence in emerald, and is richly saturated with a deep, rich green hue. If you have been dreaming of a special emerald to grace your...(more)
The first satellite - Sputnik - was launced in 1957 by the Soviets and was almost immediately depicted in American jewelry - a fitting tribute to our anti-capitalist cold war comrades. This golden bauble was made shortly thereafter in the early 1960s and is studded with 20 different gemstones, inclu...(more)
A classic diamond solitaire in platinum. The center marquise cut .75 carat diamond shines in this streamlined diamond solitaire. The diamond is flanked by a straight baguette cut diamond set on either side. A clean and tailored design.
What a sweet and petite Victorian ring from the very early 20th Century. Antique-cut sapphires and diamonds alternate across the finger and slightly graduate in size. London hallmarks, circa 1906.
A dazzling and distinctive mid-century (circa 1940s - 1950s) ring highlighting a trio of bezel-set, electric turquoise-blue zircons, diagonally arranged and embellished with a charming foliate design rendered in two-tone - yellow and rose - gold.
The ring measures 9/16 inch across.
A fabulous and superbly crafted double-hinged bangle bracelet, crowned with a colorful, ruby-eyed, turquoise serpent. A 'striking' mid-century vintage bracelet. Note the decorative openwork inside the bracelet. 18 karat yellow gold.
A bright, glistening green and elegantly proportioned emerald-cut emerald, weighing about 2 carats, gleams from atop an exquisite, decoratively pierced and beveled geometric mounting, crafted in platinum - circa 1920s-1930s. The top and bottom of the emerald twinkle with a four tiny single-cut diamo...(more)
This voluminous and venomous, opal-crowned, emerald-eyed, ivory-fanged, diamond-tailed viper hides a lethal dose of your preferred poison in his cleverly concealed hinged jaws. Masterfully and magnificently realized in thoroughly textured and sturdy 14 karat gold, this sensationally sinister serpent...(more)
This heavy and solid 14 karat yellow gold gent's ring is crowned with a large 22 karat grey-blue cabochon-cut sapphire with a distinct star phenomenon. On each side is a triangle-set round brilliant-cut diamond for added sparkle. The star sapphire measures just shy of 5/8 inch by 1/2 inch and the ri...(more)
Ready to perch on her shoulder, a bee for your honey. This sweet little bee is diamond encrusted with one-half carat of gemmy, high-quality diamonds and measures 5/8 by 3/4 inch.
Unleash your inner tiger with this ultra-mod, convertible brooch/pendant. This iconic, boomerang-inspired piece of wearable moderne sculpture showcases a silky, chatoyant tiger's eye quartz and measures 2" long and 1 3/4" wide. Circa 1960s, most likely of British origin.
Comfortable and low on the hand, this gorgeous 18 karat gold Victorian ring features a soft and sweet opal with flashes of pink, lavender and green nestled between a pair of bright and sparkling old-mine cushion-cut diamonds, together weighing one carat. This late 19th century stunner is feminine an...(more)
Beautifully sculpted and ornamented mythological beasts rendered as golden hoop earrings by the renowned Athenian jeweler - Ilias Lalaounis. These are worn by the means of a clever hinged clip mechanism. 22 karat yellow gold - signed, numbered and hallmarked. 1 1/4 inches by 1 inch.
Cool and artsy Retro earrings rendered in mirror-like 14 karat yellow gold and designed with a curved row of cabochon rubies (totaling 5.00 carats) and a flare of sparkling diamonds. Wonderful and wearable mementos of the glamorous past. Circa 1940s. 1 inch by 5/8 inch.
Radiant red rarities! A matched pair of gemmy, red emerald-cut spinels dance from a row of small bezel-set diamonds surmounted by a cushion-cut red spinel in these singular and sensational eardrops, crafted in platinum and yellow gold - circa 1930s. 1 inch long.
A shimmering natural button, or bouton, pearl with a bright silvery-lavender luster is encircled by a twinkling halo of rose-cut diamonds in this classic Victorian jewel - circa latter-1800s. The top of the ring measures 1/2 inch.
This gorgeous, classic Victorian style 'carved' ring was crafted in London, England during the latter-twentieth century, incorporating vintage diamonds in faithful emulation of a nineteenth-century original. This ravishing ring stars an extraordinary 2.00 carat rich raspberry reddish-pink sapphire (...(more)
This bright and exuberant Art Deco dinner ring stars an unexpected gemstone - an electric turquoise-blue emerald-cut zircon weighing 3.70 carats. This intriguing and and colorful gemstone radiates from the center of a sparkling, geometrically designed platinum and diamond dinner ring ablaze with 8 b...(more)
A classic vintage wedding band from the 1950s. Seven small round-cut diamonds are set across the top in fishtail settings. Finished with a knife-edge shank.
This is an outstanding, low-profile, diamond engagement ring from the Art Deco era. A .55 carat European-cut diamond is bezel set and brightened with small accent diamonds across the top of the ring, which is further decorated with a pierced Greek key pattern. The platinum undergallery is fully pier...(more)
A bright and lustrous pair of refreshing, pastel-blue, square emerald-cut aquamarines speak for themselves in minimalistic platinum ear stud settings. The pair of aquas weigh 22 carats and measure 9/16 of an inch in both directions. Circa mid-twentieth century.
From the turn-of-the-twentieth century comes this all-original aquamarine ring, hand fabricated in platinum overlay and 14 karat green gold, in rare and wonderful Arts & Crafts style. The shield motifs on the top and bottom sides were purposely oxidized, so in effect, three colors of precious me...(more)
A gorgeous glowing green gumdrop, weighing 5.00 carats, speaks mostly for itself in this elegantly restrained platinum and diamond Art Deco mounting - circa 1930. This fabulous old-mine cabochon emerald resides in a delicately milgrained bezel setting and is hard to beat color-wise.
A gemmy delight.
This bangle looks like a classic antique bangle bracelet, however the diamonds are a newer cut so we are classifying this piece as Victorian retrospective. Five diamond-studded quatrefoil elements are set across the top of this hollow bangle which is also decorated with twisted wire which wraps in b...(more)
This is a luxurious vintage double strand of cultured pearls. Ninety-six lustrous creamy pearls graduate in size from 5.04 mm to 6.63 mm and fit perfectly around the neck. The two strands are clasped by a magnificent platinum over 18 karat gold Art Deco diamond clasp set with 1.25 carats of European...(more)
This big, bright and splashy original Art Deco diamond ring dates back to the mid-1920s-1930s - the Jazz Age of speakeasies and flappers. This impressive vintage bauble stars a gorgeous, lightly yellow-tinted European-cut diamond, weighing 1.85 carats. The already sizable diamond is made to present ...(more)
A gorgeous, Victorian-style ring crafted in rich 18 karat yellow gold and featuring a shining trio of true antique gemstones. Gleaming between a glistening pair of antique cushion diamonds, which together weigh 2.25 carats, is a beautiful bright, rich green emerald weighing 1.13 carats. Because of ...(more)
An extra luminous and lustrous bullet-shape moonstone is embraced all around by eight slenderly chiseled prongs in this sleek and understated Victorian ring, rendered in 10 karat rose gold. Circa 1860. This ring is a size 5 1/2 and cannot be sized.
A cool and unusual, to say the least, turn-of-the-century brooch depicting a pair of wings with the the landing gear down. Superbly sculpted in rich and heavy 18 karat yellow gold with diamond tire tread. Ready for take-off or landing! 2 1/2 inch wingspan by 1 3/16 inches high.
A light and extra-lovely lavaliere necklace dating back to the turn-of-the-twentieth century. The charming neo-classical design centers on a single faceted oval amethyst and old mine-cut diamond enshrined by shimmering seed pearl laurel leaves with three freshwater pearl dangles dancing below. Darli...(more)
A rare and ravishing twenty-one inch strand of bright pink coral beads (exactly the color of angels' cheeks) graduate in size from 15 millimeter in the center, to 6.5 millimeter at the extreme end. The beautiful, 3/4 inch wide, coral-centered clasp is crafted in silver over 14 karat gold and is enci...(more)
This is a classic wedding band from the Mid-Century. Nine single-cut diamonds are set in fishtail prongs across the top of the ring which will match perfectly with your 1950s diamond engagement ring.
A petite filigree ring die-struck in 18 karat white gold in the 1920's. The bright and lively .38 carat European-cut center diamond is set into a square head atop the pierced mounting with a small accent diamond on each side. Sweet!
This is a handsome pair of two-tone 18 karat gold cufflinks. Stripes of white and yellow gold display a soft brushed finish and add a little class to any French-cuff shirt. Understated elegance. The dominant side measures 3/4 inch by 1/2 inch.
A fun and fabulous 1940s suite comprising a matching belt motif bracelet and necklace. Both pieces are composed of a high-polish, super-smooth and comfortable golden brick motif accented with sparkling diamonds and rich red rubies. The bracelet is adjustable and the necklace measures 15 1/2 inches.
This is a very dear pendant from the turn of the century. An antique-cut diamond dangles in a buttercup setting within an openwork pear-shaped pendant. The diamond is embraced by a green gold wreath and small seed pearl accents. The chain measures 18 inches long.
Eight royal-blue square-cut sapphires alternate with nine glistening old mine-cut diamonds in this sleek Art Deco bracelet, crafted in platinum - circa 1920s. The gradually tapering center section transitions into slender open links. One carat of diamonds; two carats of sapphires. 7 1/4 inches long.
This lithe and luxurious, one-inch wide-plus bracelet radiates with an eclectic and electric river of oval and marquise-cut sapphires ranging in color from pale to deep lemon-yellow, and from pastel lavender and pink to purplish red and deep purple. The seventy-two sapphires total 80 caratsmore)
This petite and very lovely 18 karat white gold diamond ring from the 1920s is best suited for a small hand. Three bright-white diamonds sparkle across the top of the ring in finely milgrained geometric settings and total .35 carat. The ring is elaborately adorned with scroll and foliate motifs and ...(more)
A constellation of sparkling star-set diamonds orbits this unique retro style wide gold band dating from the mid-twentieth century (1940s-1950s). Eighteen single-cut diamonds total 1.00 carat. 8 millimeters wide, size 5 1/2. This ring cannot be sized.
A shimmering seed pearl-studded crescent is regally adorned with a matching crown. Circa 1890s. The regal pin measures 1 1/2 inches by 1/2 inches.
Meet your new pet! This rare and resplendent red-eyed reptile has been patiently waiting to caress your neck since the mid-nineteenth century. His ornately sculpted head is crowned with three garnets and two chrysoberyls , and he holds a shimmering freshwater pearl in his golden fangs. His lithe, sl...(more)
A dynamic and dazzling pair of platinum and diamond clips from the zenith of the Art Deco period - circa 1925. These elegantly and exotically fashioned jewels sparkle to the max with 8 carats of tightly pave'd (from Middle French pavé "pavement") old mine-cut and European-cut diamonds. Every minute...(more)
A distinguished African gentleman is all decked out in top hat, bow tie and tails (tails not shown) in this whimsical pendant or charm, artfully handcarved in ebony and embellished in 18 karat gold. 1 and 1/4 inch high.
Geometric cufflinks with a twist. Solidly crafted in rich 18 karat yellow gold and centered with a curved row of bright-red rubies, by the preeminent American jeweler - Tiffany & Company.
A fun and fashionable 14K yellow gold bracelet with stylized, folded 'V' or chevron shape links. The fluted texture adds depth, dimension and extra glint. 7/8 inch wide by 7 1/2 inch in length.
A superb specimen of translucent, striated agate, exhibiting an unusual and striking tortoise shell coloration, with a vivid white stripe horizontally bisecting the center (hence, banded agate) is presented in a shimmering frame of natural seed pearls in this big, bold and beautiful Victorian brooch...(more)
Pretty pastels, glistening gold and shimmering freshwater pearls combine to create this refreshingly feminine and consummate Art Nouveau necklace - circa 1900. The pear-shape aqua pendant is imbued with a serene light Caribbean-blue hue and the shaded enamel scrolls gradate from lime yellow to glaci...(more)
Circular concave buttons carved in striking gold-flecked royal-blue lapis lazuli are centered with a sparkling, diamond-set, open trefoil design rendered in bright-white gold, in this dashing and debonaire Art Deco style double-sided cufflink and three-piece shirt stud set. The cufflinks measure 1/...(more)
A lacy and light bracelet from the Art Deco era - circa 1930s. Three molded camphor glass (also referred to as frosted crystal) plaques are brightened with a diamond set in the center and alternate with delicate 14 karat white gold filigree links. 7 inches by 5/8 inch wide.
A work of wearable Art Moderne rendered in blackened sterling silver and highlighting a single lustrous cultured pearl. Circa 1950s-1960s. Signed 'I Bryner'. 1 3/4 inches by 1/2 inch.
A high quality .56 carat round-brilliant cut diamond shines in this lacy openwork filigree ring. The 18 karat white gold ring is best suited for a small hand, and is decorated with a scrolling foliate motif throughout the gallery and shoulders. Delightful!
An enchanting 8 carat sky-blue star sapphire, displaying a billowy six-legged star, glows from the center of a big bombe-shape bauble crafted in 18 karat white gold - circa 1960s. The star sapphire is embellished all 'round with diamond-set flames sparkling from atop a wreath of royal-blue cabochon ...(more)
A delightful and very wearable gold link bracelet of unexpected origin. This early and very rare modrne bauble alternates with striking geometric yellow and rose gold links fashioned in the distinctive Retro style. The bracelet is hallmarked with Czechoslovakian(!) marks which date this piece to bet...(more)
An exotically beautiful swag and tassel necklace with matching earrings by way of nineteenth-century France. The lithe and supple 18 karat gold mesh necklace features overlapping wreaths of shimmering seed pearls which support dancing multi-strand tassels. A double row of golden beads festoon from t...(more)
An ultra-lush, deep purple, pear-shaped amethyst, probably of Siberian origin, is the center of attraction of this exemplary Art Nouveau necklace evoking Paris Metro entrance style architecture. A pair of small square amethysts and six shimmering freshwater pearls add extra splash. A truly charming ...(more)
A lovely two-tone vintage diamond engagement ring. The center .11 carat European-cut diamond is bead set into a square white gold plaque atop a yellow gold pierced mounting.
These wonderful, rare and all original drop earrings - circa 1925 - perfectly reflect the sophisticated Art Deco aesthetic. Each earring suspends a round European-cut diamond, ringed in dramatic black enamel, and surmounted by diamond-set "arrowheads" dangling from a smaller, black enamel enc...(more)
A fun and flirty fringe bracelet from the fabulous 40s. This Retro bracelet is adorned with a leaf motif and clasps in the back with a safety chain. This beautiful vintage bracelet measures 7 3/4 inches long.
Old world elegance is beautifully captured in this majestic antique necklace, finely crafted in silver over rose gold - circa 1875. Five fanciful graduated sections designed around cushion-cut rubies alternate with diamond pendants surmounted by rubies, all of which suspend from slender knife-edged ...(more)
This 1930s vintage gemstone ring, die-struck in two-tone 14 karat gold, gleams with a golden faceted citrine presented atop a lovely openwork filigree mounting.
The top of the ring measures 1/2 inch by 1/2 inch.
A very lovely openwork hinged bangle bracelet decorated with French design motifs and alternating with sparkling old mine-cut diamonds and colorful cabochon emeralds on top. Circa 1900.
A pair of freshwater pearl embellished tassels dance below a gold neck chain punctuated with colorful pink tourmaline beads and shimmering freshwater pearls in this fun and festive, 17 inch long (not including the tasseled section), vintage necklace dating from the early 20th century.
A strikingly beautiful Art Deco diamond ring featuring a bright-white and brilliant European-cut diamond weighing 1.28 carats. The center diamond is presented with consummate and sophisticated Art Deco geometry in a superlative hexagonal-shape mounting, adorned on the cardinal points with triangular...(more)
A classic 'gypsy style' diamond ring crafted in rich 18 karat yellow gold - circa 1900. Three bright-white old mine-cut diamonds, totaling 1.25 carats, are flush-set in a tailored and very easy to wear, everyday ring. This ring displays French hallmark on the outside bottom of the ring shank.
accurately describes this glorious and glistening Art Deco jewel - circa 1925. A gracefully caressing platinum dome, crowned with a bright-white .60 carat European-cut diamond, is thoroughly and ornately adorned with an sparkling array of smaller European-cut diamonds set into fine...(more)
A true classic diamond solitaire from the Mid-Century. The center 1.00 carat round brilliant-cut diamond is accompanied by a GIA report stating G color, VS2 clarity and is set with four prongs and a tapered baguette on either side. Fabulous!
A fabulous, fun and festive example of stylish 1960s fashion jewelry at its best. A luscious deep reddish-orange Mediterranean coral is nestled diagonally between a pair of billowy, textured 18 karat gold cushions in this bold and colorful bauble.
A pair of emerald-eyed, black enamel striped golden tigers to secure and adorn your shirt cuffs. 14 karat yellow gold; 1 inch by 1/2 inch.
A decidedly non-depressing and dramatic depression-era jewel featuring a molded camphor glass plaque (sometimes referred to as frosted crystal) pierced in the center with a twinkling European-cut diamond encircled with black onyx. The fanciful 18 karat white gold filigree mounting was die-struck, ci...(more)
A wise old owl with luminous moonstone eyes, hecho en Taxco, Mexico by the esteemed Antonio Pineda - post 1953. A cute hoot! 2 inches by 1 1/4 inches.
A very colorful twenty-one inches of bezel-set heart-shape and oval gemstones: pastel blue aquamarines, striking green tourmalines, golden citrines, lavender amethysts and red garnets combine for a fun and festive effect. 40 carats in all. 18 karat yellow gold. 21 inches in length.
Sunglasses are highly recommended for viewing this splashy, flashy antique diamond ring, crafted in platinum over 14 karat gold during the first or second decade of the twentieth century. Forty-seven sparkling old mine-cut diamonds, together weighing 2.50 carats, are closely arrayed in five gently c...(more)
An exemplary suite of Victoriana. Delicate golden flowers dangle inside scalloped crescents surmounted by artful geometric motifs. The earrings measure over 2 inches in length and almost 1 inch in width. The pin top measures 1 5/8 inches across by 1/2 inch.
A splendid 19 1/2 inch-long strand of deep reddish-orange Mediterranean coral beads graduating in size from 9 millimeters in the center to 4 millimeters at the extreme ends. Simple silver filigree clasp.
An ingeniously designed mechanism allows for this exquisitely beautiful nineteenth-century French brooch to fit on and off the top of a matching, supple mesh bracelet to create a stunning, regal and versatile jewel. The two-inch wide, multi-layered brooch is opulently ornamented with decorative pier...(more)
A bright, ice-white, high-quality round brilliant-cut diamond, weighing .61 carats, is minimally embellished in this traditional mid-century engagement ring, crafted in platinum - circa 1950-1960. The beautiful diamond dazzles between a pair of small single-cut diamonds twinkling between sleek chevr...(more)
Pear-shape clusters composed of old rose-cut diamonds are framed by oval buttercup-style frames in these very antique looking and feeling nineteenth-century earrings rendered in radiant 14 karat rose gold. 13/16 inch by 9/16 inch.
Here is an easy-to-wear, low-profile platinum and diamond ring dating from the early 1920s. The gently curved lozenge-shaped dome features three European-cut diamonds bead set across the top and fully surrounded by twinkling accent diamonds and wrapped up with a pierced bow motif on each side. Lovel...(more)
Suave double-sided, highly textured white gold cufflinks glistening with European-cut diamond centers. Mid-twentieth century. 9/16 inch, 14K.
A classic diamond solitaire from the early mid-century crafted in two-tone gold. The bright and sparkling .90 carat European-cut diamond displays a very light 'cognac' tint to it (as opposed to a tinge of yellow) and is set with trefoil claw prongs between sleekly styled shoulders. Understated, trad...(more)
A glittering .25 carat old mine-cut diamond is simply and elegantly presented in this 14 karat rose gold antique solitaire. The sparkling diamond is set with six pointed prongs emerging from a buttercup-style setting. A true antique engagement ring.
You will feel like royalty when you don this stunning and striking sapphire and diamond ring fashioned as a regally crowned cabochon blue sapphire. Rose-cut diamonds twinkle from silver settings, a beautifully pierced scroll ring shank wraps around the finger, and a surprise locket hides behind the ...(more)
A delightful filigree ring from the 1920s highlights a hexagonal-cut pale-blue aquamarine. The .85 carat aqua is bezel set atop the pierced 14 karat green gold ring. A wonderful vintage treasure.
A colorful quartet of bright, rich green emerald-cut tourmalines, together weighing 35 carats, glow from atop a classic Retro tank tread link bracelet crafted in 18 karat rosy gold. Circa 1940s, 7 1/8 inch long by 3/8 inch wide.
A skilled and sexy female golfer lands a shimmering cultured pearl right smack on the green in this very clever and extra-charming two-piece pin set by the incomparable jeweler to the stars of yesteryear - Ruser of Beverly Hills. Fore!
Five bright and beautiful blue zircons sparkle in a diamond-centered pentagonal arrangement in this unique and alluring just-for-fun ring dating from the mid-twentieth century. The top of the ring measures 1/2 inch across.
A ferocious grizzly bear (front and rear (end), sans middle) rendered in highly textured and substantial 18 karat yellow gold. Signed Trianon. Don’t sell this one short! 1 1/4 inches long.
A bright and shining trio of European-cut diamonds sparkle across the top of this sublime Edwardian ring, elegantly crafted in platinum - circa 1920. The three diamonds total 1.50 carats and are set into a diamond-set pierced foliate-motif ring with small diamonds set down each shoulder. Fabulous.
This is a charming ring from the Mid-Century. A .20 carat round brilliant-cut diamond is illusion set and highlighted by two small accent diamonds on either side set into heart-shaped motifs. 14 karat two-tone gold. Sweet!
A glittering rosette composed of nine larger rose-cut diamonds, punctuated by 16 tiny rose-cut diamonds, all set in oxidized silver, are the center of attraction in this bold and hefty 22 karat gold bauble recently crafted in emulation, and as an update, of nineteenth-century Etruscan Revival style ...(more)
A bright-white and shining 2.09 carat European-cut diamond, accompanied by a GIA diamond grading certificate stating: I color - SI1 clarity, sparkles from within a beautiful, original platinum and diamond Art Deco engagement ring - circa 1920s. The center diamond is further enlivened with ten small...(more)
We're not very confident about the signatures, but they could be legitimate Tiffany - Schlumberger, however we've priced them otherwise. Nonetheless, a stylish pair of cufflinks featuring two pair of bright blue lapis lazuli cabochon set in twisted 18 karat yellow gold ovals. 1 1/8 inch by 11/16 inc...(more)
Striking, sizable and exceptionally distinctive cufflinks, somewhat resembling a double beehive, are superbly crafted in carved royal-blue lapis and basket-weave textured 18 karat yellow gold. Signed 'BG Paris'. 1 inch by 5/8 inch.
These cool and artsy mid-twentieth century ear clips by one of the world's most distinctive jewelers - Marsh & Co. of San Francisco - have attained classic status. Crafted in their signature blackened steel, a pair of shimmering cultured pearls, surmounted by sparkling diamond flowers, swing ins...(more)
Intriguingly beautiful pair of Art Deco style drop earrings. A slender, articulated line of buff-top sapphires suspend a matching teardrop-shaped frame, each of which dangles with a sparkling, intense greenish-yellow old mine pear-shaped diamond, weighing about .80 carats each. The ear drops are sus...(more)
We don't know of Gilpin & Smith, the jewelers who signed this sublime Art Deco jewel, but they sure knew what they were doing. This exquisitely ornamented bracelet, masterfully handcrafted in platinum, dates back to the zenith of the Art Deco period - circa 1925-1930. The quarter inch-wide brace...(more)
This light and feminine turn-of-the-twentieth century delight glimmers with bright, lime-green faceted peridots and shimmering freshwater pearls woven into a net-like necklace. Sweet.
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 high-cabochon Mexican opal, weighing 13.24 carats, looks as though it came from another planet! Luminous swirls of kaleidoscopic colors float inside a veritable crystal ball - a holograph on your finger! The magic opal is embraced on each side by sparkling mirror-image flares of bright-white, full...(more)
This dynamic Art Deco dazzler works either as a just-for-fun dinner ring or as a highly-distinctive vintage engagement ring. A floating navette shape center section radiates with a gorgeous bright-white .65 carat European-cut diamond, accompanied north and south with a small Euro-cut diamond, and e...(more)
This is a gorgeous platinum diamond engagement ring from the Art Deco period. A 1.07 carat European cut diamond is set in a square head and flanked by stylized bow motif shoulders set with both marquise and round cut diamonds. Simply lovely.
An entrancing pair of cool blue emerald-cut aquamarines, together weighing 15.00 carats, are crowned by a sparkling array of bright round diamonds in these very beautiful and glistening drop earrings of mid-twentieth century vintage. 1 1/4 inches long by 5/8 inch wide.
A shimmering frosted crystal backdrop is wrapped in a bow and outlined by a frame of sparkling European-cut diamonds with a dash of calibre sapphires in this enchanting, consummate and far-from-ordinary Art Deco bar pin, circa 1925. 2.50 carats total diamond weight. 2 1/4 inches.
Twisted golden rope and cobalt blue enamel entwine to create these stylish, high-quality, double-sided cufflinks, each crowned with a sparkling round brilliant-cut diamond. Superbly crafted in weighty 18 karat yellow gold.
A handsome and colorful pair of estate cufflinks composed of shaded green, slightly concave and beveled malachite buttons with swirling striations and centered with a golden 'X'. 11/16 inch diameter.
Fossilized Ammonite shells (circa millions of years old!), dotted with a glistening round faceted blue sapphire, comprise these very interesting conversation pieces for your shirt cuffs. 18 karat yellow gold, signed, numbered and trademarked 'Trianon'. 5/8 inch by 9/16 inch. Courtesy of Wikipedia: 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)
An almost square, and almost perfect, older emerald-cut diamond shines ice-white and gorgeous between a perpendicular pair of straight baguette diamonds in this exemplary diamond solitaire, masterfully hand crafted in platinum during the 1930s. Check out the belted back-to-back 'C' motifs on the sid...(more)
Sparkling and sexy 1 and 1/2 inch long diamond earrings, crafted in platinum over 18 karat gold during the first one or two decades of the twentieth century. These early-Art Deco dazzlers dance to-and-fro with ten old mine-cut diamonds weighing 4.50 carats total, including two diamonds weighing one ...(more)
Dazzling diamond spay motifs radiate from the center of blackened steel doughnuts in these dramatically distinctive and artsy diamond earrings by the inimitable mid-century San Francisco jeweler - Marsh & Company. These rare and wonderful earrings measure about 11/16 inch in diameter and contain...(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.
This delightful and dainty depression-era ring features a central plaque of molded camphor glass (often referred to as frosted crystal) pierced in the center with a diamond-set rosette and mounted in an architecturally inspired Art Deco ring rendered in bright 14 karat white gold. 3/4 inch long.
A super sweet vintage ring in tri-color 10 karat gold. A .50 carat blue zircon shines in a bezel setting with rose gold rose motifs and green gold leaf motifs. This ring is a delicate ring for a petite hand.
A shining and impressively sized 17 1/2 inch coral necklace composed of thirty-one graduated, slightly barrel shaped, corals from the blue Pacific ocean displaying an intriguing orange-pinkish salmon color. A newly added matching gold bead clasp adds closure to this very cheerful and refreshing mid-...(more)
A small blue-eyed sapphire gazes out from a twinkling cushion shape diamond frame in this very sweet and petite drop necklace, newly crafted in 18 karat white gold. 16 inches.
A sparkling .65 carat European-cut diamond is set simply and tastefully in a platinum bezel over a 14 karat rose gold gallery and ring shank. The sleekly styled 1930s vintage ring features gracefully tapered shoulders with a clean and tailored design.
Sweet and sparkling simplicity in platinum. A bright-white, high-quality .61 carat transitional round brilliant-cut diamond is set with four prongs between a slightly tapered shank in this mid-twentieth century streamlined classic.
A traditional mid-twentieth century vintage engagement ring with matching wedding band crafted in in platinum. The beautiful and sparkling .90 carat European-cut diamond is set with four trefoil prongs and is highlighted by three small diamonds on each side set in fishtail settings. The matching wed...(more)
A glistening green sugarloaf cabochon emerald is encircled by a double row of bright European-cut diamonds, together weighing 1.60 carats, in this classic Edwardian jewel, handcrafted in platinum and two-tone gold - circa 1900. This beautiful antique bauble measures 13/16 inch by 3/4 inch and is art...(more)
A bright and shining 1 and 1/8 inch-wide white gold hinged cuff is overlaid with a sparkling platinum and diamond Art Deco elements, formerly the centerpiece of a bracelet or brooch, to create this unique, extravagant and glamorous cuff bracelet. A glittering array of European-cut, round brilliant-...(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!
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)
Wow! This knockout jewel astounds your senses with an extra-radiant, deep, rich raspberry color, hexagonal step-cut tourmaline (or rubelite) - weighing about 18 carats. The uniquely stunning and vibrant gemstone is triple-framed: first by round brilliant-cut diamonds set in 18 karat yellow gold, lar...(more)
Small, high-quality ruby and diamond earrings are difficult to come across so we decided to create a pair ourselves. Our keen-eyed gemstone buyer has matched a pair of gorgeous vibrant red rubies and had them bezel-set and surmounted by sparkling round brilli...(more)
Three sparkling, vertically set, round brilliant-cut diamonds set in platinum are are framed by bright, curving, calibre-cut rubies set in 18k yellow gold. The split shank is decorated by sixteen full-cut diamonds in platinum-topped 18k yellow gold. Beautiful and beautifully made, presumably in Gre...(more)
Gracefully fashioned twisted ribbons are centered with a sparkling fountain of sapphires and diamonds in these cool and artsy French-made Retro earrings, rendered in radiant rose gold, dating from the glamorous 1940s. Ooh-la-la! 1 1/4 inches high by 3/4 inch wide.
Basket-woven, diamond-crowned domes make for very striking cufflinks accompanied by three matching lattice-motif shirt studs. From mid-twentieth century Italy; superbly crafted in textured 18 karat white gold. 20 round brilliant-cut diamonds total .60 carats. The cufflinks measure 5/8 inch, the stu...(more)
A sparkling, ice-white European-cut diamond, weighing 1.08 carats and a lustrous white natural pearl snuggle up together in this exquisitely beautiful Edwardian twin stone ring, delicately crafted in platinum - circa 1915. The diamond and pearl are minimally enhanced with a glistening wave of tiny d...(more)
Darling and delicate early-1900s vintage drop earrings perfect for many occasions. These sleek sparklers measure just a tad over one inch and dangle with a 'compass-set' European-cut diamond dancing below a slender row of tiny single-cut diamonds surmounted by a small bezel-set diamond on top.
A lucky and much larger than life ladybug composed of orange jasper inlaid with black onyx. 1 1/8 inches by 1 inch wide, crafted in 14 karat yellow gold by 'Winc'.
From the turn-of-the-twentieth century, circa 1900, an exquisite lavalier necklace pendant glistening with a square- and diamond-shape golden citrine and shimmering natural freshwater pearls. The textured geometric design presciently anticipates the Art Deco period on the horizon. This ravishing bea...(more)
Thirty-five inches of aquamarine after aquamarine after aquamarine after aquamarine, etc,. perfectly describes this fun and festive necklace. Each of the forty-four faceted oval aquamarines are fully bezel set in bright 18 karat yellow gold and the total weight is an ample 75.00 carats. Glisten!
A whimsical vintage scarf ring in sterling from Tiffany & Co. This friendly viper will hold your scarf stylishly around your neck. A wonderful Tiffany vintage treasure.
A classic pair of cufflinks composed of four solid 14 karat yellow gold finely ridged cylinders, two of which fold down for easy fastening. The longest bar measures 7/8 inch across. Circa 1960s.
This bright and brilliant Art Deco sparkler, dating back to the 1930s, stars a gorgeous 1.72 carat European-cut diamond bearing a GIA Diamond Grading Report stating J color - VVS2 clarity. The highly distinctive platinum and diamond-set mounting is ornamented with a striking neo-classical scroll mot...(more)
A matched pair of richly saturated, bright pastel-blue, emerald-cut aquamarines, together weighing 4 carats, glisten from within fanciful Arts & Crafts-influenced floral motif settings crafted in 14 karat white gold with yellow gold flower centers. Circa 1940s-1950s. 7/8 inch by 7/16 inch.
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)
An entrancingly beautiful, nature inspired dinner style ring hailing from the peak of the Art Nouveau period - circa 1900. Leafy prongs emerge from the vertically fashioned ring to present a rather unusual centerpiece - a rainbow-hued mother of pearl with an almost cats-eye like shimmer (which, unf...(more)
A glowing royal blue cabochon sapphire take center stage in this classic gypsy style three-stone ring dating back to the early twentieth century. The entrancing center stone is aided and abetted by a sparkling pair of old mine cut diamonds, together weighing .75 carat. The three gemstones are flush ...(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)
This bright and sizable vintage bauble was beautifully crafted in 18 karat yellow gold during the 1950s in faithful emulation of late-nineteenth century Victorian style. A richly hued almandine garnet, weighing 21.00 carats, glistens and glows between a fanciful pair of floral embossed shoulders de...(more)
Few classic three-row bracelets come finer than this original vintage jewel, dating back to the zenith of the Art Deco period - circa 1925. Two outer rows of electric-blue french-cut sapphires join forces with a sparkling bright-white center row of European-cut diamonds to create this superlative ad...(more)
An explosive, atomic Retro brooch, reminiscent of mid-century abstract wall sculptures, is rendered in bright rosy-yellow gold and centers on a bright-red ruby cluster radiating in all directions with glistening wire spokes topped with sparkling diamonds and rubies. A pair of tapered scrolls add ext...(more)
Gift wrap your ears with these fabulous tourmaline and diamond bow motif earrings featuring a matched pair of deep green tourmalines embraced at either end by a splashy spray of bright white tapered baguette diamonds, totaling over three and-a half carats. The rectangular tourmalines are unusually a...(more)
This colossal (over 1 inch long and almost 3/4 inch wide!) and crazy cocktail ring from glamorous 1940s sparkles with three rolling rows of old mine-cut diamonds, together weighing 2.00 carats. The boldly sculpted ring is reminiscent of a sled, or maybe a roller coaster seat with a cylindrical cross...(more)
Delightful and distinctive pair of early-Art Deco drop earrings, crafted in platinum over 18 karat yellow gold - hand fabricated, circa 1920. Two European-cut and two single-cut diamonds add up to a quarter of a carat. 3/4 inch.
An opulent and exemplary original Art Deco bracelet from the 1930s. Each of the nine graduated platinum links radiates with a cluster of four extra-bright and richly saturated natural unheated Burmese rubies - totaling 20.00 carats. The rubies glisten and glow from within blazing cornucopias of bagu...(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.
These dressy diamond drop earrings dazzle with 3.25 total carats of bright-white, high-quality diamonds - including: A pair of pear shape diamonds dangling in the center, a pair of round brilliant-cut diamond on top, a pair of large tapered baguette diamonds and a frame of straight baguette diamonds...(more)
A wise and serene presence inhabits a luminous and glowing other-worldly moonstone in this simple, yet fabulous, rare, magical and mysterious antique ring. Enchantingly beautiful. 11/16 inch by 1/2 inch.
Light peaches-and-cream color coral drops and buttons, measuring 1 7/16 inches long, by way of the deep blue sea.
A sparkling array of bright-white and brilliant full-cut diamonds, totaling one-carat, pack quite a punch in this dainty late-twentieth century dazzler, crafted in rich 18 karat yellow gold. The top of the ring measures 1/2 inch in diameter.
Opulent 1 and 5/8 inches long antique earrings, crafted in 9 karat rosy yellow gold, each featuring three distinctively banded agate cabochons. Unique!
Sometimes referred to by the British as a 'gate bracelet' this charming and eminently wearable adornment hails back to the turn-of-the-twentieth century. Each main link is overlaid with a shimmering four-leaf clover composed of small natural pearls. This Edwardian-era treasure, rendered in very Brit...(more)
A one-of-a-kind work of wearable art by the inimitable Italian jewelry maestro - Buccellati. This fabulous and sizable floral brooch was created to showcase a magnificent gemological specimen that looks as though it came from another planet - a bright-orange Mexican opal with strange multi-dimension...(more)
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)
A rare and extraordinary, mid-twentieth century vintage diamond necklace by one of the world's most unique and recognizable (by those in the know) jewelers - Marsh & Co., formerly of San Francisco. This striking and dramatic necklace is comprised of five repeating sections composed of Marsh's si...(more)
A cool and artsy mid-century brooch, influenced by nature and created in blackened steel and 18 karat white gold and dotted with twinkling white diamonds and one lustrous cultured pearl, by the inimitable San Francisco-based jeweler of yore - Marsh & Co. As a testament to the uncompromising wor...(more)
A sparkling diamond cross crafted in platinum during the early 1900s. Twenty-one bright-white old European-cut diamonds radiate from finely milgrained half bezels. A tapered diamond bail leads to a newer white gold cable chain. 1 3/8 inches (sans bail) by just short of 1 inch across.
Pretty in pink! Glittering pink diamonds wrap around the finger in this 18 karat rose gold eternity band. This band can be special ordered in your size. Please allow 3-4 weeks for delivery and the price is subject to change.
A quintet of old mine-cut diamonds, totaling .60 carat, sparkle from within platinum settings atop an 18 karat yellow gold ring shank in this traditional, English-made classic - circa 1900.
A dazzling and distinctive, sleek and low-profile, 1930s vintage band ring centering on a bright and lively European-cut diamond, weighing just a tad shy of one carat. The diamond is framed in a striking hexagonal setting flanked on each side with a shimmering row of baguettes, all of which are outl...(more)
A talented quartet of unusually colored, greenish-yellow, old mine-cut diamonds (natural color), totaling 1.80 carats, sing-out loud and proud from this 1930s vintage band ring (although the cut of the diamonds pre-date the ring by two or three decades), superbly crafted in platinum and gold. The sh...(more)
A turquoise-tongued, slithery serpent, dressed in shimmering blue, green and gold enamel, coils around your finger in this very colorful, whimsical and quite unusual ring, crafted in 14 karat gold - circa 1960s. Very minor enamel wear except, as would be expected, at the very base of the ring shank....(more)
A sweetheart of a ring, dating from the early 1900s, handcrafted in platinum over 18 karat yellow gold. A bright, one carat, cornflower-blue, oval cushion-cut sapphire is embellished all around in a scalloped plaque of sparkling white European-cut diamonds. Engraved shoulders and a zig-zag gallery d...(more)
A colorful and striking late-nineteenth century Scottish brooch handcrafted in a stylized pinwheel design. The brooch is inlaid with multi-color agates and overlaid with an engraved silver buckle. 2 inches by 1 7/8 inches.
This unique and ravishing lavalier necklace dates back almost to the turn-of-the-twentieth century - most probably circa 1910. An exotically designed openwork center section, crafted in 14 karat white gold over 18 karat yellow gold, sparkles with ten old-mine cushion-cut diamonds set in finely milgr...(more)
High-quality round brilliant-cut diamonds encircle the finger in this sparkling micro-diamond band. The platinum band features fifty diamonds set perfectly with four tiny prongs each. This band can be special ordered in your size. Please allow 3-4 weeks for delivery. Price is subject to change.
This is a funky and chunky silver bracelet made by Fred Davis Ambriz, circa 1940s. The highly dimensional tank-tread-style links are finished with a high polish. Stamped 'Made in Mexico' 'Ambriz'.
A dazzling and highly distinctive Art Deco three-stone diamond band-style ring, hand fabricated in platinum, circa 1930s, centering on a bright-white and beautiful trio of large baguette-, or emerald-cut diamonds, together weighing 1.00 carat. The three main diamonds are dressed up on each side with...(more)
This endearing and enduring English Victorian 'carved' ring is elegantly handcrafted in rich 18 karat yellow gold and sparkles across your finger with five bright old mine-cut diamonds totaling just shy of one carat. The five diamonds are dotted on each corner with tiny rose-cut diamonds and the sid...(more)
What is most usually found atop a ring shank is, instead, featured in the center of this Victorian-era bracelet. A bright green Colombian emerald, weighing .40 carat, radiates from the center of a sparkling diamond halo outlined with a scalloped platinum border. The two center-most of the elongated ...(more)
This bright and happy bracelet, from late-Victorian/early-Edwardian-era England, shimmers with alternating pastel-blue oval aquamarines and round raspberry-red tourmalines - an effective, yet highly unusual, combo. The very British 15 karat rose gold links artfully combine nautical-style links and t...(more)
A truly gorgeous and glittering multicolored butterfly has alighted for a brief moment on a diamond-studded branch in this sublime Victorian brooch, masterfully created in rich and warmly patinated 18 karat gold. Ah, the wonders of nature! Just a tad shy of 1 and 1/2 inches long by 7/8 inch wide.
A truly exquisite and exemplary, all-original Victorian - Etruscan Revival necklace shimmering with twenty-two pastel-pink coral cabochons, each of which is displayed in intricately ornamented circular frames imbued with delicate granulation work and a warm, time-worn patina. One of the most ravishi...(more)
The center diamond in this mid-century beauty is set in bold, square corners giving it a much larger look. Tiny single-cut diamonds are sprinkled in a delicate geometric pattern on each side. This wearable engagement ring twinkles from every angle.
The top half of this classic wedding band by Tiffany glitters with thirteen lucky, full-cut diamonds of the highest quality. Size 5 1/2, signed Tiffany & Co.
This late-1920s to early-1930s vintage platinum and diamond Art Deco engagement ring glistens front and center with a beautiful antique cushion-cut diamond, weighing 1.37 carats. The center diamond gleams atop a softly domed mounting adorned all around with tiny twinkling single-cut diamonds set wit...(more)
An extra-charming sparkler, elegantly crafted in platinum, circa 1930, featuring a bright and lively European-cut diamond accented with a half-moon calibre-cut synthetic sapphire on each side and diamond-set crescents top and bottom. This ring is hand saw-pierced in a very delicate fashion and is no...(more)
This extra-lovely central-European garnet brooch, crafted in 9 karat rose gold, is composed in three distinct layers of darkly glistening almandine garnets, including six heart shapes alternating with round pave' sections. Circa 1890, 1 1/4 inches diameter.
A timeless classic with a touch of mid-twentieth century flair. This two-tone (yellow and white gold) engagement ring features a bright and sparkling European-cut diamond presented in four trefoil white gold prongs. The diamond is aided and abetted on each side with a trio of tiny single-cut diamond...(more)
A sophisticated early-Art Deco engagement ring with exceptional architectural highlights. A bright .12 carat European-cut diamond shines solo atop this intricately ornamented ring, die-struck and hand finished in 18 karat white gold - circa 1920s. A beauty.
This bright and sparkling two-piece vintage wedding set from the 1950s is comprised of a classic illusion-style engagement ring with stylized 'fishtail' settings enveloping the side diamonds. The theme is identically repeated in the five diamond wedding band an both rings feature sleek knife-edge ri...(more)
This stunning, architecturally inspired platinum and diamond Art Deco engagement ring scintillates with a central, bright-white European-cut diamond, weighing half-a-carat, and set in a raised four-cornered setting. The beautiful diamond is enlivened on each side with rolling, stylized buckle-motif ...(more)
A sparkling round brilliant-cut diamond, weighing .85 carats, shines bright-white and beautiful from the center of this sleekly styled traditional platinum and diamond engagement ring. Instead of the usual prong-set side baguettes, here we have a pair of channel-set tapered baguettes followed by a p...(more)
A pair of lustrous cultured pearls in glorious black & white are enwrapped in glistening textured gold in this striking 1960s vintage bypass ring.
A beautifully hand engraved 1 1/4 inch round locket adorned on the front with a graceful foliate design and on the reverse with a fanciful Victorian monogram. The double locket currently displays photos of a very comely and contented Victorian couple which you may choose to replace.
Traditional on-the-ear earrings comprised of royal-purple amethysts framed by sparkling round diamonds set in a scalloped border. Crafted in two-tone (white and yellow) gold - circa 1950s. 9/16 inch by 1/2 inch.
This dainty and delightful Edwardian bracelet was delicately handcrafted in platinum over yellow gold right around the year 1900. The extended center section glistens with a central old mine-cut diamond embellished with light and lacy platinum openwork sprinkled with smaller old mine diamonds and t...(more)
Early Spanish explorers called hummingbirds flying jewels, and here is a case in point. This 2 inch high, golden, sapphire-eyed, freshwater pearl winged, fine feathered friend will always brighten your blouse or jacket lapel. Here are more than a few Hummingbird facts:
Hummingbirds are the tinie...(more)
An antique cushion-cut diamond, weighing 2.10 carats, sparkles mightily from atop this elegantly sculpted (very comfortable), distinguished and distinctive gent's ring, crafted in sturdy 14 karat white gold - circa 1930s. The flush-set center stone is flanked on each side with a pair of arrowhead-se...(more)
A rare, radiant and wonderful, original Art Deco wedding set, crafted in platinum, circa 1930s, comprised of an engagement ring and a matched pair of wedding bands. The bright and beautiful 1.03 carat European-cut diamond center stone gleams atop an elegantly fashioned mounting set with tiny twinkli...(more)
These distinctive and exotic 1 and 3/4 inch long vintage coral earrings - circa 1940s-50s - swing and sway along with your every move.
From mid-century China or Hong Kong - darling everyday ear studs aglow with multi-chromatic round opals framed in rich, ancient-style, 22 karat yellow gold. 3/8 inch round with screwback posts.
An adorable, stylized Puffin or Toucan, with a bright reddish-orange coral beak, is artfully rendered in rich 18 karat yellow gold. His ever-watchful eye is a bright-green emerald and small sparkling diamonds adorn his plumage. This fine-feathered branch manager measures just over 1 and 1/2 inches b...(more)
A gorgeous, bright-white and brilliant European-cut diamond, clocking in just two points shy of a carat-and-a-half, is majestically presented in a superb and stunning early-Art Deco platinum mounting imbued with sophisticated neo-classical design elements. From the artfully sculpted and engraved pro...(more)
Very lovely antique-inspired diamond earrings by one of America's premier jewelry designers - Cathy Waterman. These twinkling estate jewels originally retailed for at least double the price. Platinum; 9/16 inch.
A lustrous pair of cultured pearls rub shoulders between a pair of diamond-tipped flares in this bright and lovely mid-century vintage estate ring crafted in 14 karat white gold. 5/8 inch from tip to tip.
This very lovely brooch is by the famous Danish firm Georg Jensen, primarily renowned for their fine silver work. The pin is number 236 and the hallmarks on the back indicate that the brooch was made post 1945. A beautiful mid-century treasure rendered with Arts & Crafts-style influence. 1 5/8 i...(more)
The crowning glory of this exceptional, and exceptionally beautiful, original Edwardian engagement ring is a bright and shining European-cut diamond weighing 1.84 carats. The glorious gemstone radiates from within a finely milgrained bezel above an intricately ornamented platinum mounting. This extr...(more)
The bottom sections of these delicate 1 1/2 inch long drop earrings, dating back to the latter-nineteenth century, glisten with a central European-cut diamond encircled by tiny rose-cut diamonds set in teardrop settings. The rosettes dangle from a slender rose-cut diamond pendant surmounted by a ta...(more)
A sparkling pair of round diamonds float inside a ring of bright royal-blue calibre sapphires, all of which are set in finely milgrained bezels, in these classic Art Deco style diamond ear studs, recently created in platinum. 3/8 inch diameter.
From Birmingham, England - circa 1846 (according to the hallmarks inside the base of the ring shank) comes this very sweet and wearable 18 karat yellow gold jewel shimmering with three small natural pearls alternating with vertically set pairs of small sparkling old mine-cut diamonds. Embossed scrol...(more)
This resplendent diamond dinner ring, dating back to the first decades of the 20th century, scintillates with a bright-white and shining pair of pear-shaped diamonds set back-to-back atop a finely handcrafted setting rendered in platinum over 18 karat gold, accented with tiny old-cut diamonds. The d...(more)
A sumptuous and billowy bauble, dating from the glamorous 1940s, is rendered in ravishing, extra-pinkish rose gold and crowned with a trio of sparkling old European-cut diamonds set in white gold, in this very distinctive, fun and fanciful Hollywood Regency-style Retro ring. The ring measures an amp...(more)
A bright-white and beautiful European-cut diamond, weighing .44 carats, shines solo from an exquisitely and intricately ornamented solitaire setting. This high-profile and highly distinctive vintage engagement ring is adorned with timeless neo-classical design motifs and was die-struck and hand fini...(more)
Petite apple-green ear studs in 14 karat gold, fitted with screwback posts, from mid-twentieth century Hong Kong. 1/8 inch diameter.
An original, immaculate and pristine vintage platinum and diamond engagement ring from the height of the Art Deco design period - circa 1930. A bright and beautiful .90 carat European-cut diamond is held in high-profile by four diamond-set prongs which organically emerge from the gorgeous design of ...(more)
An opulent, ornate and sizable (over 1 and 1/8 inch long) late-nineteenth century dinner ring, handcrafted in platinum over 18 karat yellow gold. This regal, Gilded Age beauty, circa 1890, glistens with 2.00 carats of old mine-cut diamonds. A majestic antique bauble.
An Art Nouveau enchantress is puttering in her garden in this charming pendant necklace, crafted in 18 karat yellow gold, signed 'E. Dropsy' on the left edge. Circa 1900. 13/16 inch.
A tantalizing trio of electric aqua-blue zircons are fancifully framed in bright 14 karat yellow gold in this light and lovely vintage bracelet dating back to the 1940s-1950s. Just shy of 7 inches long.
A true antique diamond ring! This Victorian 14 karat rose gold ring features a sparkling .85 carat antique cushion-cut diamond set with eight pointed prongs. The wide shank is fluted and tapers slightly towards the base.
The most beautiful peinture sur enamel portrait pin ever! An undulating golden scallop shell serves as the canvas for this masterful portrait of an ethereal pre-Raphaelite beauty. Her shoulders are draped in a rose-cut diamond-embellished ribbon, a diamond star twinkles at the top of her shim...(more)
A bright and sparkling .30 carat transitional round brilliant-cut diamond is held aloft by six prongs, four of which seamlessly emerge from stylized golden feathers in this sleek and stylish early-nineteenth-century gent's ring, elegantly crafted in gleaming 18 karat gold.
A big and juicy red tourmaline gumdrop, with an entrancing raspberry color, glistens and glows from atop a splendidly hand-engraved mounting, crafted in bright 18 karat white gold. A very happy, colorful and singular smile-inducer - circa 1930s. This beautiful vintage bauble measures just over 3/4 i...(more)
This pristine, majestic and especially feminine vintage engagement ring was die-struck and meticulously hand finished during the 1930s in emulation of the light and lacy Edwardian jewels from the earliest part of the century. The gallery and shoulders of the ring display intricate and delicately mil...(more)
A traditional vintage platinum and diamond wedding set starring a beautiful, glistening 1.05 carat transitional round brilliant-cut diamond held high and proud by four trefoil prongs. Both the engagement ring and matching band shimmer with a pair of horizontally set baguette diamonds accompanied by ...(more)
A truly magnifique antique bracelet, masterfully crafted in rich 18 karat gold, glistening antique cushion-cut diamonds, shimmering natural freshwater pearls and dramatic turquoise (on top) and black enamel (on the sides) - masterfully crafted in nineteenth-century France. A regal and remarkable one...(more)
Make every day Valentine's Day! Something different and distinctive in an antique heart-shape locket. This endearing nineteenth-century keepsake is emblazoned on the front with a glistening flower composed of six bright-green demantoid garnets (mined exclusively in the Ural mountains) and a central ...(more)
A classic Victorian 'gypsy' style gent's, or unisex, ring adorned with deeply engraved scrollwork and highlighting a glowing cabochon garnet. 14 karat rosy-yellow gold - circa 1890.
A pair of stylized diamond-studded crescents embrace a sparkling 1.04 carat European-cut diamond in this dazzling and quite distinctive original Art Deco engagement ring, crafted in platinum - circa 1930s. A beauty.
A relatively small, but exceedingly multi-chromatic, pair of fiery opals scintillate with electric confetti colors and are aided and abetted by six tiny European-cut diamonds in this truly lovely, Arts & Crafts influenced drop necklace dating back to the turn-of-the-twentieth century. 18 karat y...(more)
Eight luminous moonstones with blue-flash overtones are bezel set and connected with slender oval links in this straight-ahead, mid-century vintage bracelet. 7 1/2 inches long; with safety chain.
The world's very first defiant woman and original sinner is rendered as an enchanting Art Nouveau beauty in this masterfully sculpted (in high-relief) wonderful and weighty drop pendant, circa 1900. Her floral headdress glitters with tiny rose-cut diamonds and she's just about to condemn all of mank...(more)
A precious and petite peridot and diamond pendant dating back to the turn-of-the-twentieth century. This 1 1/4 inches long jewel glistens with one diamond-shape and one pear-shape peridots with an entrancing lime-green color. The two gemstones are wreathed by tiny bezel-set old mine diamonds and are...(more)
A magnificently ornamented, multi-dimensional Victorian pendant and brooch centering on an elongated oval cabochon garnet overlaid with a sparkling diamond-set star. The concentric oval shaped sections are adorned with delicate Etruscan Revival granulation and twisted wire designs. A multi-strand ta...(more)
Five bright-white European-cut diamonds each sparkle from within its own milgrained box setting atop this gracefully modeled band-style ring, die-struck and hand finished with elegant decorative pierced work - circa 1930s. Unique and lovely.
A beautiful deep, velvety, royal-blue faceted oval sapphire, weighing 1.25 carats, is set low and embraced on each side by golden crescents and pave'-set sparkling round diamonds, in this stylishly tailored ring crafted in rich 18 karat yellow gold.
From nineteenth-century France comes this exquisitely beautiful, and modestly proportioned, brooch highlighting a luminous pastel-colored opal surrounded by fifteen glistening old mine-cut diamonds weighing a total of one carat. The majestic 18 karat gold frame is imbued with superlative handcrafted...(more)
Very cool and earthy geometric earrings formed by three unusually shaped banded agates suspended from an agate bead. The bottom pendant displays a glowing coffee color when held to the light. Circa 1875, 1 7/8 inches long.
A superb and exceptionally elegant Art Deco bracelet watch composed of lithe platinum mesh outlined by sparkling white diamonds. The transitional sections between the elongated rectangular timepiece and the bracelet incorporate a pair of perpendicular-set baguette diamonds for an added splash of Art...(more)
They don't come any sweeter, or feminine, than this enchanting Art Nouveau necklace - circa 1900 - composed of lustrous pink coral mined from the blue ocean waters and shimmering pearls mined from freshwater rivers. Three elegantly fashioned, scrolled-gold sections support draping swags to create th...(more)
It will challenge the power of your imagination to improve upon the color of this intense electric-blue oval sapphire, weighing a lucky 7.14 carats. This gemmy, gorgeous and enchanting gemstone is elegantly presented in platinum atop and between sparkling chevrons set on all sides and around the gal...(more)
Ms. Locke didn't paint the domed Moorish style building but she framed the colorful antique miniature in her signature style - gleaming, hand-hammered 19 karat gold. Old wine in a new bottle. This enchanting and exotic pin or pendant is equipped with a matching flip-up loop. 1 5/16 inches by 1 1/8 i...(more)
Everyday is Valentine's Day! A romantic and ravishing 1930s vintage wedding band in glorious red and white. The center band displays a sparkling stylized heart motif rendered in superb diamond-studded decorative openwork finished with delicate milgraining. The outer bands are composed of bright and ...(more)
A striking and sophisticated 1930s vintage gent's ring with consummate Art Deco geometric structure and style. A 1.17 carat European-cut diamond with a tincture of yellow radiates from within a double-tiered and beveled hexagonal setting crafted in bright 18 karat white gold. The ring is thoroughly ...(more)
A pristine and impeccable (and absolutely gorgeous!) original Art Deco engagement ring shining front and center, and loud and clear, with a beautiful 1.60 carat European-cut diamond. The center diamond is enhanced on all sides by tiny single-cut diamonds set within stylized chevron motifs leading to...(more)
This sleek and slender band ring, of mid-twentieth century vintage, glistens with a horizontally set, quarter carat straight baguette diamond. Crafted in 18 karat yellow gold with a white gold diamond setting. 1/8 inch wide. A streamlined classic.
A very, very cool, minimalist, post-modern just-for-fun ring by the unique jewelry designer Lynn Nakamura. This striking bauble features a large egg-shape black jade bearing a shimmering matte finish set above a satin-finished 18 karat yellow gold ring. The following bio was taken from the Gump's we...(more)
Michael's rowing his boat ashore - Hallelujah! (And his dog is at the bow). Michael is also sporting a cobalt blue enamel hat band and cuffs. An extra sweet and very unusual Victorian pin. 1 1/2 inches by 7/8 inch.
An antique old mine-cut diamond, weighing .30 carat, was remounted during the 1950s into this classic mid-century vintage engagement ring, crafted in two-tone gold. The center diamond glistens from within a white gold 'illusion' setting which adds extra dimension to the outline of the stone. The sle...(more)
This original early-Art Deco diamond ring - circa 1920s - is elegantly sculpted in a graceful dome, or bombe', shape and is crowned with a gleaming 1.35 carat European-cut diamond. The beautiful ring is crafted in platinum and is ornamented all around with decorative features, including a pair of di...(more)
A truly exquisite and classic original Art Deco engagement ring, masterfully handcrafted in platinum - circa 1920s. This radiant and ravishing vintage engagement ring features a bright and shining European-cut diamond weighing 1.59 carats. The diamond is tastefully enhanced with sparkling diamond sh...(more)
An impressive Art Deco ring set with a jadeite cabochon of vibrant green, accompanied by a GIA certificate stating natural color, flanked by two elegant trapezoid diamonds with baguette diamonds on the shoulders. The handmade platinum setting is expertly sculpted. Sophisticated and lovely.
From the turn-of-the-twentieth century comes this truly exquisite Edwardian necklace, elegantly fashioned in a flowing multi-dimensional ribbon motif and wrapped with a sparkling platinum and diamond bow. A quarter-carat old mine-cut diamond, set in a buttercup setting, swings in the center. Magnifi...(more)
This wonderful and radiant three-stone diamond ring was finely handcrafted in platinum during the first or second decade of the twentieth century and thus, both time-wise and stylistically, straddles the Edwardian and Art Deco periods. The sparkling trio of European-cut diamonds together weigh 1.40 ...(more)
A delightful and relatively petite transitional Edwardian/early-Art Deco dinner ring, superbly handcrafted in platinum over gold, dating from the first or second decade of the twentieth century. A quarter-carat European-cut diamond sparkles from the center of a hexagonal setting and is embellished o...(more)
This original and dynamic Art Deco dazzler - circa 1930 - sparkles front and center with a bright and beautiful, high-quality .81 carat European-cut diamond. The beautiful diamond is presented in consummate Art Deco fashion with an artfully sculpted openwork mounting adorned with tiny single-cut dia...(more)
6.75 carats of bright white and beautiful round brilliant-cut diamonds beam from this stunning and very wearable late-twentieth-century bracelet, crafted in two-tone 18 karat gold by none other than the éminence grise of American jewelers - Tiffany & Company. The 'X' motif nicely mirrors...(more)
Due to the wear-and-tear they receive, original, pristine Art Deco band rings are relatively scarce. This platinum sapphire and diamond jewel, composed of sections of ice-white square-cut diamonds (plus a couple French-cut diamonds), alternating with electric-blue sapphire sections, is a true beauty...(more)
A faithful reproduction of a regal early-Victorian-era ring glistening with rose-cut diamonds set in silver atop a backdrop of cobalt-blue enamel. Silver over 14 karat gold. The top of the ring measures 3/4 inch by about 5/8 inch.
There's a lot going on in this fanciful, bombe'-shape, just-for-fun-ring. The mid-century ring is crowned with a spray of emeralds and diamonds framed by a golden geometrically ornamented dome. A pair of sparkling diamond chevrons, set in contrasting white gold, lead to an open five-row ring shank. ...(more)
A bright lime green emerald-cut peridot glistens from within a highly distinctive, architecturally inspired Art Deco ring, die-struck and hand finished in tri-color (white, yellow and rose) gold - circa 1930. A beautiful and colorful vintage bauble. The top measures 9/16 inch high.
A colorful turquoise trio is accompanied by two pairs of glittering round diamonds in this classic Victorian ring.
A dramatically colored, 40 inch-long necklace composed of bright orange-salmon coral beads alternating with square and faceted black onyx beads. The corals gradually transition from 5 millimeters at the ends to 8.5 millimeters in the center and the necklace looks wonderful worn both full-length or d...(more)
Light up your lobes with these blazing Retro starburst diamond earclips, crafted in 18k yellow gold; designed, signed and numbered by the premier American jeweler (back in the day, that is) Tiffany & Co. These beautiful 1950s-60s vintage, multi-dimensional earrings glisten with 2.10 carats of b...(more)
A pair of precious pests, splendidly crafted in in platinum and 18 karat yellow gold with black enamel details. But watch out for fly swatters! 5/8 inch by 1/2 inch.
Twenty-eight never-ending, bright-white transitional European/round brilliant-cut diamonds, totaling one carat, sparkle shoulder-to-shoulder in this pristine late-1930s to early-1950s vintage eternity wedding band. Crafted in platinum with fine milgrained edges. This beautiful ring is size 5 1/2 and...(more)
Who would ever guess that this fabulous, all-original Art Deco bracelet - circa 1930 - is set with synthetic sapphires? The stones have a lovely medium, slightly violetish-blue not usually seen in synthetic sapphires, so it could easily fool an expert unless examined with a microscope! The design ...(more)
This exquisite original Art Deco bracelet is hand fabricated in platinum and features a highly decorative repeating geometric pattern that is quintessential 1920s chic. The bracelet is 7 1/4 inches long and 1/2 inch wide and features five electric-blue sapphires surrounded by bright-white accent dia...(more)
A bright-white and beautifully cut emerald-cut diamond, weighing just shy of one carat (.91 carats) is traditionally presented in platinum and flanked on each side by a shimmering tapered baguette diamond. This classic, timeless and understated estate engagement ring was hand fabricated during the 1...(more)
A faceted round rhodolite garnet glows from the nucleus of this twelve-pointed Victorian star pin and pendant. One inch across.
An unusual and exotic nineteenth-century dome brooch, measuring 1 and 7/8 inches in diameter, artfully crafted in darkened silver with decorative tri-color gold inlays. The reverse side houses an open locket displaying an iridescent peacock feather. Something beautiful and very different.
Twenty-one subtly graduated links each contain four shining, high-domed cabochon moonstones (84 in all) in this early-to-mid-twentieth century necklace, handcrafted in silver. 15 inches of celestial beauty; about 5/8 inch - 3/8 inch wide.
A splendid nineteenth-century double-tassel necklace (and removable brooch) adorned with consummate Victorian ornamentation. The elegantly modeled cartouche is crowned with a textured green gold quatrefoil leaf motif supporting a lustrous natural pearl center. Scroll overlays, fanciful black enamel...(more)
From late-nineteenth/early-twentieth century Roma, a magnificent, six-inch high crucifix, fully ornamented with colorful micro-mosaic inlays. The four corners display Roman architectural sites with St. Peter's at the top.
An adorable diamond solitaire in 14 karat yellow gold from the 1950s. The center old mine-cut diamond weighs approximately .20 carat and is set with illusion-style triple-cornered prongs.
A dynamic and dazzling Art Deco diamond engagement ring beaming with a brilliant 1.39 carat European-cut diamond set in a finely milgrained bezel. The center diamond is embellished on each side with a sizable European-cut diamond and all around with masterfully executed decorative openwork with diam...(more)
A primarily bright blue and green pear-shape opal glows from within a frame of deep blue sapphires, which, in turn, is bordered by a scalloped twisted rope design in this lovely necklace, circa 1960s-1970s. The fine chain measures 17 1/2 inches. A match to ring #30-3-5135.
A lovingly-worn amber color carnelian bears what is apparently an very old carving of a Greek or Roman mythological subject presented in a 22 karat ring, handcrafted to emulate an ancient counterpart. Unique.
A twinkling .18 carat European-cut diamond shines in this petite, low-profile, two-tone vintage diamond ring. The center diamond is surrounded by small accent diamonds above and below as well as one diamond set on either side in a marquise setting. A lovely stand-alone ring.
A geometrically inspired ring from the 1930s. This 14 karat white gold diamond ring features a .31 carat diamond set flush into the squared head with pierced work and finished with fine milgrain details.
A low-profile ring with big style. This 14 karat white gold vintage diamond engagement ring shines with over 1.00 carat of glittering diamonds. The center .70 carat transitional-cut diamond is set in a square head and surrounded by small accent diamonds. This is a perfect stand-alone ring. Stamped '...(more)
2.80 carats of sparkling European-cut diamonds radiate from within a striking stylized star motif in these fun and flashy Art Deco earrings, crafted in platinum - circa 1930s. Fine milgrain details adorn the the scalloped border and the rays of the twelve-pointed stars. 11/16 inch diameter.
A bright red and lively faceted round ruby, weighing one-and-a-half carats, is the glistening centerpiece of this gorgeous, original Edwardian bombe’ style three-stone ring. The beautiful bezel-set ruby is highlighted on each side by a sparkling one carat European-cut diamond also set in platinum ...(more)
A sparkling 1.08 carat European-cut diamond is the star of this gorgeous, original Art Deco ring - circa 1920. The diamond is set in a partial bezel atop a delicately pierced foliate motif mounting set with tiny twinkling accent diamonds. Hand-engraved details finish the ring shank. A treasure!
From the crystalline-blue waters of the nineteenth-century Mediterranean come these rare and ravishing two-piece drop earrings of deep reddish-orange coral. A matched pair of one-inch long faceted drops, or briolettes, are capped in 14 karat gold and swing and sway below their faceted oval counterpa...(more)
A sweet, petite and very pretty emerald and diamond ring, crafted in rich 18 karat yellow gold by the chic Parisienne jeweler - Chaumet.
This modern update on a classic style centers on a bright and lively green .40 carat emerald, flanked on each side by glistening step-cut triangle diamonds. Simply...(more)
An organically inspired, beautifully designed mounting blossoming with flowers and leaves embraces an apple-green jade button in this thoroughly charming Art Nouveau-inspired ring. The ring is accompanied by a gemological laboratory report authenticating its untreated natural color.
The Ponte Elio, the bridge across the Tiber directly in front of Castel Sant'Angelo, is intricately rendered in colorful micro-mosaic tesserae in this beautiful pin and pendant combination by the noted jewelry designer of Virginia and Madison Avenue - Elizabeth Locke. The nineteenth-century micro-mo...(more)
A consummate Victorian locket, circa 1850, splendidly rendered in highly patinated two-tone gold (yellow and rose) and overlaid with a highly stylized scallop shell adorned with delicate twisted wire applique. Original, pristine and perfect! 1 1/2 inches by 1 1/8 inches.
This relatively small, yet darling and very distinctive, Victorian-era cross necklace is composed of four baguette-cut raspberry-pink tourmalines. The colorful gemstones are set in numerous, dainty fleur de lys motif prongs and are delightfully enhanced with three free-swinging seed pearl drops, plu...(more)
A beautiful nineteenth-century brooch, crafted in silver, featuring a lively faceted round-cut amethyst, weighing 8.50 carats, encircled by eighty-eight twinkling rose-cut diamonds set in delicate leaf-motif settings, weighing one-and-three-quarters carats. This colorful antique brooch measures 1 ...(more)
This magnificent and sentimental Victorian mourning necklace centers on an angelic presence holding aloft a dove of peace, artfully hand carved in a glorious black & white hardstone cameo. The 20-inch necklace is composed of striking geometric links each studded with seed pearl-centered rose gol...(more)
An bright and brilliant oval 4.50 carat aquamarine appears to float atop this pendant with an exaggerated scallop motif gallery. The pendant measures just over an inch from the top of the bale to the bottom of the drop and 5/8 inch in width. The delicate flat curb chain measures 16 inches long.
A charming and colorful eighteen-inch long necklace from mid-twentieth century Italy. Twenty deep orange coral beads - averaging 7 millimeters - alternate with torqued 18 karat gold oval links and culminate in a 7/8 inch long teardrop coral dancing below. A matching oval coral serves as the clasp.
A wild and wonderful work of wearable art from the glamorous 1940s by the renowned trans-Atlantic jewelry partners Trabert & Hoeffer and Mauboussin. This artfully sculpted, multi-dimensional bauble is composed of tri-color rose and yellow gold and platinum and centers on a cluster of glowing cab...(more)
Three petite diamonds are set across the top of the delicate three stone ring. The ring is filigree across the top and down the shoulders with a fine garland pattern swagged all the way around the gallery. This ring can be worn as an alternate to a traditional solitaire engagement ring, a wedding ...(more)
A bright and sparkling platinum wedding band pave' set with 1.50 carats of bright-white, high-quality brilliant cut diamonds. The band measures 5 millimeters, or 1/5 of an inch, in width and can be worn on its own or to enhance a solitaire diamond ring.
These intriguing antique amphora-motif earrings were originally worn during the Victorian period as mourning jewelry. These days, however, they make a sophisticated fashion statement and a dramatic compliment to your basic black wardrobe. The three-dimensional amphoras are hand carved in onyx with r...(more)
A pear-shape opal is surmounted by a small round opal and glows from within twisted-wire motifs in these 1960s-1970s vintage drop earrings crafted in 14 karat yellow gold. Just over one-inch long. A very nice match with necklace # 90-3-4509 and ring # 30-3-5135.
A classical architectural site rendered in teeny-tiny micro-mosaic tesserae is inlaid inside a black onyx border in this strikingly stylish adornment, crafted in textured 19 karat gold, by the noted contemporary jewelry designer Elizabeth Locke. The micro-mosaic dates from the late-nineteenth/early-...(more)
A gorgeous platinum and diamond engagement ring, recently handcrafted in San Francisco by one of our finest European-trained jewelers. A gorgeous and gleaming, 1.60 carat vintage European-cut diamond is set in a four-cornered setting which adds extra dimension to the outline of the stone. The diamon...(more)
One of the most fabulous Art Deco rings we've ever encountered (and totally unsizeable!). A gorgeous square-cut, natural cornflower-blue Ceylon sapphire, weighing 8.00 carats and accompanied by an AGL laboratory report stating no gemological evidence of heat, is embraced on all sides (and all around...(more)
A striking, 2 1/2 inch long, bar pin adorned with a colorful cobalt-blue enamel foliate design.
Sixteen antique cushion-cut diamonds brightly sparkle from classic 'wagon wheel’ settings in this cool and very wearable vintage diamond bracelet - handcrafted in platinum, circa 1920s.
Three rows of twinkling diamonds are set in this vintage white gold band. The diamonds are set in classic fishtail settings. This is a comfortable, low-profile ring with a big diamond look.
A darling and delicate, 5/8 inch long, 14 karat white gold teardrop frames a twinkling, single-cut diamond in this lovely estate pendant dangling from a 15 inch long neckchain. Sweet.
Tiny round sapphires and full-cut diamonds alternate all around this slender and dainty wedding band, newly crafted in platinum. 2 millimeters wide. The band can be special ordered in your size. Price is subject to change and orders take 2-3 weeks for delivery.
Three slender navette opals displaying a lively palette of shimmering, iridescent pastel colors are embraced by twinkling rose-cut diamond links in this colorful and entrancing bar pin, finely executed in silver over gold during the Victorian period. A petite and precious 1/2 inch long antique jewe...(more)
Something very very old, presumably an ancient coin, is the centerpiece of this hand-hammered 24 karat gold ring by the Turkish jeweler - Orhan Gurhan. You can read all about him on his website - Gurhan.com.
A lovely lass with a regal profile stops to smell the flowers in this enchanting Art Nouveau brooch, crafted in sterling silver (on top), circa 1900.
A goofy 1960s vintage, pearl-headed, turquoise-buttoned, diamond-cuffed clown pin with articulating, torso, legs, hands and feet. Two-tone 18 karat yellow gold; 2 1/8 inches by 1 1/8 inch.
Only the the prime steaks are missing from these head and derrier bull cufflinks - crafted in 18 karat yellow gold by Trianon. Perfect for Tauruses, bullish investors and bulls%#& artists alike.
Eleven glowing 'blue flash' moonstones make up the flower petals in this elegant and enchanting three-inch long Retro brooch, artfully crafted in two-tone yellow and rose gold and bright blue sapphires - circa 1940s. Tiffany's made virtually identical brooches at the time (see #50-1-955).
A gorgeous and glistening .77 carat European-cut diamond is presented with sparkling elegance in this thoroughly enchanting antique engagement ring, exquisitely handcrafted in platinum, dating back to the very early twentieth century. The platinum mounting is artfully ornamented throughout with del...(more)
A classic Victorian beauty with long curly tresses is masterfully handcarved in glorious black and white in this superb and sizable hardstone cameo presented in consummate Victorian style. The lovely open frame shimmers with eight natural pearls of varying sizes and is adorned all around with delica...(more)
A classic vintage engagement ring crafted in contrasting 14 karat white and yellow gold. The center .38 carat round brilliant-cut diamond sparkles from within a square illusion-style head which makes the center diamond look much larger than its actual weight. A twinkling diamond is set on each side ...(more)
This is a petite, low profile, illusion-style vintage engagement ring featuring a .23 carat European-cut diamond. The diamond is set with claw-style prongs and has the illusion of tiny diamonds surrounding. Circa 1950s.
This ring is best suited for a petite hand. A .10 carat European-cut diamond is bead set in a hexagonal setting atop a lacy filigree ring. This ring is currently a size 4 1/4 and can only be sized a small amount.
A three-dimensional sculpture of St. George slaying the dragon rendered in colorful enamel over 9 karat gold on a silver chain. This intriguingly delightful necklace is most likely of nineteenth-century central European origin. Because of the large percentage of silver alloy the gold is pale, almost...(more)
A rare and ravishing nineteenth-century necklace featuring a removable pendant locket exquisitely shaped and delicately adorned with graceful Victorian Etruscan Revival style granulation and crowned with an artfully contrasting rose gold bead. The 20-inch chain is composed of lithe and supple braide...(more)
A pair of pale pink coral buttons, measuring 12.5 millimeters, comfortably nest inside a delicately woven 18 karat gold mesh basket in these very lovely and very wearable contemporary estate earrings. 7/8 inch round.
The decorative center clasp of this nineteenth-century, lithe and supple braided mesh bracelet artfully depicts a lovely, platinum-edged calla lily overlaid inside a beaded oval frame and adorned on each side with delicate granulation work. A pristine Victorian beauty, 6 3/4 inches long.
A pair of early-twentieth century French 20 franc coins are displayed front and back (or in numismatic speak - obverse and reverse), and bezel set and backed in 14 karat yellow gold to create a chic pair of cufflinks with swivel backs. 7/8 inch diameter.
A distinguished and mysterious presence emerges from deep reddish coral in this beautifully bizarre and quite sizable (1 1/2 inches long!) antique ring from Italy. The bearded gent, with prominent eyebrows, is masterfully hand carved in high relief and is framed by twinkling rose-cut diamonds set in...(more)
Double-sided cufflinks, depicting coiled nautilus shells, crafted in highly textured and densely weighted 18 karat yellow gold by America's preeminent purveyor of jewels - Tiffany & Co. Signed in full on center bars.
Rarely-encountered opal cufflinks featuring a pair of shimmering, kaleidoscopic, pear-shape opals displaying a complete palette of iridescent colors. The colorful gemstones are simply presented in 14 karat yellow gold brightly polished rounded bezels. 1 inch by 11/16 inch.
Shimmering, iridescent Turbo shells, artfully enhanced with 18 karat yellow gold, pearls and diamonds, by the unique American jeweler - Seaman Schepps of New York, New York. The elaborately ornamented brooch measures 1 5/8 inches 1 1/2 inches; the earrings measure 1 inch by 7/8 inch.
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A deep-cut old mine diamond, weighing just shy of one carat and displaying just a tincture of yellow, glows from within this superb, architecturally inspired Art Deco engagement ring, crafted in platinum - circa 1930. The center diamond is set with four trefoil prongs and the sparkling diamond-set s...(more)
A charming little nineteenth-century beetle composed of rich burgundy garnets and rendered in 10 karat rosy-yellow gold. This pulchritudinous pest measures 1 1/8 inches long.
A sublime nature-inspired ring dating back to the turn-of-the-twentieth century - circa 1900. A trio of bright-white diamonds, together weighing .40 carat, sparkle diagonally between artfully sculpted leaves and branches handcrafted in richly textured 18 karat gold. Sweet and petite.
Although this beautiful Kashmir sapphire doesn't display the classic deep blue Kashmir color, it does, however, radiate with an enchanting velvety cornflower blue color usually associated with fine natural Ceylon sapphires. This remarkable pear-shape, briolette-cut (faceted all around - chandelier s...(more)
A big, bold and brassy, one-inch wide, nineteenth-century bangle bracelet is rendered in sturdy gold, clad and ornamented with consummate Victorian twisted wire and granulation work.
Athena, the Greek Goddess of wisdom, is leaning on her pedestal whilst captivated by an ancient tome in this intriguing cabochon bloodstone intaglio, mounted in classic style in 18 karat yellow gold by the talented jewelry designer Elizabeth Locke. The ring measures 3/4 inch by 7/8 inch.
From 1868 London, England (the hallmarks tell us so) a thoroughly delightful tapered band ring, crafted in rich 18 karat yellow gold, twinkling with a trio of bright red rubies and a pair of old mine-cut diamonds. Size 8 3/5 - Pristine.
A rare, regal and wonderful antique diamond necklace, dating from the turn-of-the-twentieth century, is superbly handcrafted in platinum over gold. This majestic jewel centers on a bright and sparkling 1.75 carat European-cut diamond radiating from within a graceful scroll-motif centerpiece with a 1...(more)
A gorgeous glistening line of rich, bright green emeralds is the main attraction of this exquisite and exemplary bracelet, finely crafted in platinum (and diamonds of course) during the zenith of the Art Deco period - circa 1925. The beautiful line of emeralds is punctuated by five sparkling diagona...(more)
A very sweet little ruby and rose-cut diamond ring from 1923 Birmingham, England. Crafted in 18 karat yellow gold and fully hallmarked inside the ring shank.
A quite sizable - 1 inch long by 5/8 inch wide - and very bright green, lustrous, translucent and impressive, natural color oval cabochon jade beams from atop a very cool 1930s-1940s vintage Chinese-made mounting in 14 karat rose gold. The jade is exceptionally pure and even and the mounting is ador...(more)
1.40 carats of old mine-cut diamonds join forces to create these eminently wearable, classic diamond cluster earrings - recently crafted in 10k over 14k in timeless antique style. 3/8 inch diameter.
A sweet little sapphire and rose-cut diamond ring from 1867 Birmingham, England. Crafted in 18 karat yellow gold and fully hallmarked inside the ring shank.
A large (about 15 millimeters) coral button with a bright orange salmon color with a swirl marbling is simply presented in a 14 karat gold multi-prong setting with a trefoil leaf motif adorning each shoulder. Hallmarks on the back of the ring shank inform us that the ring was made in Warsaw, Poland ...(more)
A fierce, ruby-eyed King of the Jungle is very kindly offering up a sparkling diamond to a lucky lioness (that would be you) in this striking nineteenth-century bracelet composed of 18 karat yellow gold oval links and six star-set diamond circles.
A ruin of the former world headquarters of western civilization - the Roman Forum is depicted in teeny-tiny micro-mosaic tesserae in this very striking and unusual bauble designed by Elizabeth Locke of Virgina and Madison Avenue. The nineteenth-century mosaic is beautifully framed in hand-hammered 1...(more)
Tell time in high-style with this beautiful ladies' platinum dress watch (or very fancy everyday watch) sparkling with 4.00 carats of bright-white round and baguette-cut diamonds. The dial reads 'Eloga 17 Jewels, Incabloc Swiss'; the movement is by Hamilton. 6 1/2 inches long.
A comely Cavalier King Charles Spaniel is captured for all time in teeny-tiny tesserae (mosaic tiles) in this splendid nineteenth-century Italian micro-mosaic brooch/pendant. The antique plaque has been re-mounted in gleaming and substantial hand-hammered 19 karat gold frame orbited by eight golden ...(more)
Scarves are coming back and this is just the thing! A lascivious Satyr fronts a ring of grapevine leaves in this very cool and unusual hinged Art Nouveau clip artfully rendered in gleaming, and weighty, 18 karat gold - circa 1900.
Mirror-image fans of shimmering baguette diamonds, set both side-to-side and tip-to-tip, embrace and enhance a beautiful 1.00 carat transitional-cut center diamond in this chic, shining and spectacular cocktail, or adventurous engagement ring, crafted in bright platinum - circa 1950s. A marvelous mu...(more)
Big, bold, beautiful and ebullient baubles composed of bright, glowing cabochon gemstones of many colors - set in 18 karat yellow gold. Green, gold, raspberry and teal tourmalines, dotted with tiny diamonds, mainly comprise the ring, which clocks in at 1 1/2 inches long by 1 1/4 inches wide. The ear...(more)
A glowing pair of luminous blue-flash moonstones are presented in 19 karat yellow gold, in timeless ancient style, by the talented jewelry designer - Elizabeth Locke. Ms. Locke sells her beautiful jewels primarily through Neiman Marcus and her salon at 968 Madison Ave., NYC. 1 inch long 5/8 inch wi...(more)
An intriguing ancient-flavored necklace by the distinctive Turkish jewelery designer - Ghuran. Lenticular-shaped 24 karat gold beads alternate with button-shape sapphire beads to create this very beautiful and very wearable 18-inch long estate necklace.
This exceptional emerald and diamond ring centers on a slender emerald-cut emerald of a bright crystalline green enveloped by just under 2.00 carats of dazzling, bright white old European-cut diamonds. Our hunch is that this delightful vintage style ring was remade from an expired Victorian mounting...(more)
Who knew that the renowned watchmaker also made jewelry? Here we have a pair of classic love knots rendered in textured 14 karat yellow gold and equipped with extra heavy-duty flip-out backs. Signed Lucien Picard; 1 5/16 inch by 9/16 inch.
The title says it all. 11/16 inch by 9/16 inch.
A rare and wonderful triple strand necklace comprised of vivid, deep reddish-orange coral beads - most likely of mid-twentieth century Italian origin. This bright, beautiful and colorful necklace measures 20 inches long, plus the 3/4 inch coral centered 18 karat yellow gold clasp. The two inner stra...(more)
This sizable and extra-lovely antique hollow link bracelet, in ravishing 14 karat rose gold, measures 8 and 1/4 inches long (and easily shortened if necessary) by 1/2 inch wide. The bracelet is quite old (how old? we're not sure), displays a soft, warm patina and bears an obscured hallmark on the cl...(more)
A sizzling modern round brilliant-cut diamond, weighing 2.03 carats, and accompanied by a GIA diamond grading certificate stating: J color - SI1 clarity, radiates bright and beautiful from between a pair of heart-shape diamonds, a subtle and romantic twist on tried-and-true triangles. A superb and s...(more)
A big, bold and beautiful bauble starring a glistening coffee-color emerald-cut gemstone - smoky quartz by name - gleaming from atop a bright-white and sparkling surround of round brilliant-cut diamonds and a flare of tapered baguette diamonds on each side. This dynamic and dazzling eye-catcher meas...(more)
This sizable - 3/4 inch wide by 7 1/2 inches long - 18 karat rose gold bracelet from late-nineteenth/early-twentieth century France will add much-needed jingle-jangle to your life. The light hollow links make it easy to wear and much less costly. French hallmarks.
This sleek, early-Art Deco three-stone diamond ring, die-struck and hand finished in 18 karat white gold, artfully melds a geometrical tonneau shape top with a curvaceous open work gallery and shoulders. The beautiful .85 carat European-cut diamond centerstone weighs .85 carats and is aided and abet...(more)
A pair of ethereal muses, draped in diaphanous gowns, are artfully handcarved in banded carnelian agate in these 1-inch long and especially lovely Victorian earrings crafted in 10 karat gold with seed pearl accents. Circa 1880, enchanting.
A gorgeous, gleaming gold necklace, superbly crafted in rich 18 karat yellow and rose gold during the latter-twentieth century and evidently inspired by nineteenth-century Victorian style. The 17 inch necklace is composed of gracefully graduating, bright, polished oval links alternating with fluted ...(more)
A glistening and gracefully shaped pair of deep amber-color Madeira citrines are sweetly embellished with delicate canatille goldwork in this dreamy and delightful negligee necklace dating from the turn-of-the twentieth century. The chain measures 16 inches and the longer of the two drops add anothe...(more)
This darling diamond engagement ring - crafted in contrasting two-tone gold - circa 1950, glistens with a ten- point round brilliant-cut diamond nestled in an effective 'illusion' setting. The shoulders of the ring are adorned with a finely milgrained and bright-cut buckle motif.
A darling and dainty traditional diamond solitaire engagement ring crafted in two-tone 14 karat gold. The central .10 carat round brilliant-cut diamond shines from within four trefoil prongs and between decoratively notched shoulders. Circa 1950.
A very lovely, 1/4 inch wide, hinged bangle bracelet from the Victorian period, in well patinated 14 karat yellow gold, is adorned on the top half with delicately applied leafy granulation work.
This gorgeous and very distinctive vintage diamond engagement ring, dating from the 1930s-1940s, is artfully rendered in contrasting 14 karat yellow gold, and 18 karat white gold for the diamond settings. A .18 carat transitional European-cut diamond glistens from within an elegantly sculpted and be...(more)
Three-dimensional earrings in the form of acorns, hand carved in banded agate, swing from matching beads in these very cool and lovely Victorian-era earrings. 1 1/8 inch long.
From Chester, England - circa 1916 - a very sweet and petite 18 karat yellow gold band-style ring glistening with a pair of rubies alternating with tiny diamonds. Fully hallmarked inside of ring shank.
From 1908 Birmingham, England (the hallmarks tell us so) an extra-sweet and lovely five-stone diamond ring crafted in gleaming 18 karat yellow gold. Three royal-blue round sapphires alternate with sparkling white diamonds in this very comfortable, century-plus old, band-style ring in pristine condit...(more)
A rare and radiant antique jewel, delicately handcrafted in 14 gold. A swirling pinwheel starburst, tightly set with high-domed rose-cut diamonds, glistens below three splayed, slender rose-cut diamond rays. This celestial Victorian-era sparkler measures 1 and 1/2 inches-plus long. The original gold...(more)
A classic pair of garnet cluster earrings that drop just below the ear. They are just the right size for everyday wear. An easy way to dress up a casual outfit.
A magnificent and sizable nineteenth-century Italian micro mosaic, depicting a butterfly in repose, has been artfully remounted in a gleaming and substantial handwrought and hand-hammered 19 karat gold frame - the signature karat content of the designer - Elizabeth Locke. Ms. Locke sells her beautif...(more)
A gleaming American $20 gold piece, dated 1896, serves as the face and case for this striking, impressive and patriotic gentleman's wristwatch equipped with a textured brick-style 18 karat gold band. The bottom of the clasp is stamped 'GRB Swiss Made 750' and lightly engraved 'America's Cup' on the...(more)
If all strung together, this amazing assemblage of deep reddish-orange coral beads would measure 90 inches long! In its present form, however, we have four beautiful matching strands measuring 22 1/2 inches each and ranging from 5-plus millimeters at the extreme ends to 7.5 millimeters in the center...(more)
A big luscious pair of Jolly Roger candy-colored peridots, together weighing 11.25 carats, are framed by glistening rose-cut diamonds set in platinum, and swing from a single bezel-set old mine-cut diamond. These very striking and distinctive earrings were crafted during the latter-twentieth century...(more)
A gorgeous, sparkling, bright-white European-cut diamond, weighing 2.22 carats, is traditionally presented between a baguette diamond and two small round diamonds in this subtle and effective variation on the classic-model engagement ring. An elegantly understated estate jewel, crafted in platinum, ...(more)
A vivid and vibrant, rich and translucent apple-green jade is presented with sophisticated simplicity in bright 18 karat yellow gold in this British-made ring bearing hallmarks signifying London 1906.
A richly saturated, bright and lively, deep-green, faceted oval emerald, weighing 1.25 carats, glows from between a pair of sparkling white round brilliant-cut diamonds. The three gemstones are nestled in multi-prong basket-style settings handcrafted in gleaming 18 karat white gold. A colorful and e...(more)
A sparkling diamond Thoroughbred and Polo Pony are mounted by their respective riders in this fabulous pair of brooches, superbly modeled and intricately detailed in rich yellow gold and platinum, diamonds and enamel, evoking the Art Deco days, though made in the late 20th century. These two buddies...(more)
A single European-cut diamond sparkles from the center of this colorful antique pansy blossom beautifully rendered in velvety purple and yellow enamel over deeply patinated 14 karat yellow gold. Early-twentieth century. 1 1/4 inch by 1 1/8 inch.
From nineteenth-century Roma (it says so on the reverse) a colorful and exotic ancient Egyptian Revival style pendant necklace featuring an iridescent scarab that has alighted smack in the center of an intricately designed and executed micro-mosaic cartouche. Only one drop and the top bale are lacki...(more)
A gleaming, 18 inch-long antique necklace composed of gracefully graduating links alternating with deeply engraved, repousse-style links and contrasting bright, plain links. 18K hallmarks. Necklaces of this style are usually 14K, but not this one! A beauty.
A very vicious and venomous viper - a stylized cobra perhaps - dares you to snatch a sparkling European-cut diamond from its fangs, in this unique and sensational Art Nouveau ring - circa 1900.
A sleek and sophisticated diamond dinner ring formerly gifted to a fancy feminine flapper, circa 1925. A slender marquise diamond is artfully embellished with a consummate Art Deco display of diamonds and calibre cut manmade stones set in a finely sculpted platinum mounting combining both geometric ...(more)
A magnifique traditional platinum and diamond estate wedding set dating from the mid-twentieth century. A bright-white, high-quality, transitional round-brilliant-cut diamond - four-fifths-of-a-carat - radiates front and center between sparkling tapered shoulders. The sleek diamond shoulders are per...(more)
These bright and lively, and very versatile, diamond earrings were recently crafted in England, in classic vintage style incorporating bright-white, high-quality European-cut diamonds. 1.45 carats total diamond weight, platinum over 18 karat gold, 7/16 inch diameter.
Contemporary, beautifully designed and executed, nature-inspired drop earrings fashioned in the form of flowers and pea pods. Rendered in rich acid-finished 20 karat yellow gold, three realistically modeled, three-dimensional pea pods, composed of bright green emerald beads, swing from artfully scul...(more)
Black opals do not come more colorful, electric or iridescent than this exemplary and majestic specimen - period! A phantasmagoria of blazing red, orange, yellow, green and blue combine for a spellbinding effect in this truly fabulous gemstone, wreathed in sparkling diamonds and platinum. The slight...(more)
A stately classical Roman building is captured for all time in teeny-tiny tesserae (mosaic tiles) in this colorful nineteenth-century Italian micro-mosaic brooch and pendant. The antique plaque has been remounted in gleaming and substantial hand-hammered 19 karat gold frame, set with four lustrous c...(more)
An extra-lovely and glittering pair of 1930s-1940s vintage clips and brooch combination masterfully rendered in a graceful asymmetrical floral design. This multi-dimensional work of jewelry art is composed of a pair of transitional round brilliant-cut diamonds in the center of the flowers and a spar...(more)
A superbly made, snug-fitting, choker necklace composed of serpentine-textured, or basket weave, rich 18 karat yellow gold with lots of 'boing' (spring, that is). A substantial and weighty 3.5 ounces!
A trio of bright-white European-cut diamonds twinkle from within double-tiered octagonal settings atop a fully ornamented filigree ring, die-struck and hand finished during the 1930s. Delightful.
Darling and distinctive contemporary estate earrings artfully composed of briolette-cut light yellow citrines wrapped in delicate golden chains with a trio of teal green briolette sapphires dancing below. Superbly rendered and as sweet as can be.
A singular and sensational Art Deco dazzler - circa 1930 - centering on a geometric honeycomb pattern ablaze with sixteen half-carat European-cut diamonds. A pair of pave' diamond 'C' shape links lead to a pair of honeycomb set diamonds, which, in turn, transition to straight bracelet sections. The ...(more)
A rare, radiant red emerald-cut ruby - weighing 2.20 carats - and accompanied by an AGL certificate which states: no heat enhancement and Burmese origin - glistens and glows from within sparkling concentric frames of teeny-tiny old mine-cut diamonds in this ravishing, original Edwardian-era ring fro...(more)
This wonderful and romantic Victorian-era brooch shimmers with twelve colorful heart shaped opals and eighteen sparkling old mine-cut diamonds, all of which are set in darkly oxidized silver over 9K gold. This distinctive and dreamy antique circle pin and pendant, circa 1875, measures 1 and 3/16 inc...(more)
An elegant, elongated emerald-cut Ceylon sapphire radiates from atop a magnificently ornamented platinum and diamond mounting in this rare and wonderful original Art Deco jewel, circa 1925. The beautiful 2.50 carat sapphire glistens from within a distinctive diamond-set honeycomb-style frame which a...(more)
An endearing and enduring Victorian keepsake in which to keep a precious photo or a memento of a loved one. This charming, fully engraved book locket measures 1 1/8 inch by 13/16 inch and currently contains an artfully woven hair design. A beauty - circa 1875.
Luckily, we've saved you the embarrassment of attending Ascot with your parasol unadorned. This delightful nineteenth-century set is comprised of a turquoise dotted rose quartz handle and eight silver gilt safety tips. The original green leather fitted box (with broken hinge) is from: Edwards & ...(more)
A dazzling high-style bauble, circa 1960s, by none other than the great all-American jeweler - Tiffany & Company. Five sparkling vertical rows of fine bright-white diamonds, set in white gold, are separated and raised above gleaming 18 karat golden channels in this festive, just-for-fun ring. En...(more)
A bright-white and sparkling transitional European/round brilliant-cut diamond, weighing 1.07 carats, shines mightily from atop this sleekly sculpted, traditional platinum and diamond engagement ring dating back to the late 1930s - 1940s. The beautiful diamond is set with four trefoil prongs and is ...(more)
Striking, fun and festive, three-inch long, original Victorian chandelier earrings. These rare and wonderful adornments, crafted in highly oxidized silver over rose gold, are designed in a stylized floral motif culminating with a trio of diamond dangles dancing at the bottom. The glittering array of...(more)
A hardworking pair of naked golden ladies are holding up a platinum coat of arms, inscribed with the legend - 'UPWARD', in this fabulous, and highly unusual signet ring, hand crafted half in yellow gold and half in rose gold! A unique and striking conversation piece.
A 'strikingly' beautiful serpent with shimmering green and light pink scales and ruby eyes coils around your wrist in this entrancing and exotic bracelet, magnificently crafted with riveted sections in 18 karat yellow gold. Circa 1960s and Sssensssational!
Gorgeous 1920s-era Art Deco earrings fashioned as stylized feathers (or perhaps leaves). The graceful, elegantly proportioned and articulated earrings are finely handcrafted in platinum and adorned with decorative hand piercing, delicate milgraining and fine open gallery work. The flowing diamond-se...(more)
A rare butterfly specimen with one diamond and one ruby eye and asymmetrical demantoid ruby markings. The highly stylized design also creates a heart. Elegantly crafted in 14 karat yellow gold during the late-nineteenth/very early-twentieth century. 11/16 inch by 1/2 inch.
A darling Victorian tubular bangle bracelet, crafted in rich 15 karat gold, twinkling with small old mine-cut diamonds fancifully adorned with delicate filigree work and a splash of Etruscan Revival ornamentation. Sweet and lovely.
A sizable, very substantial and regal 18 karat gent's ring featuring a banded gray and black chalcedony agate, handcarved with a noble coat of arms. The intaglio is presented in a majestically handcarved repousse-style mounting crafted in gleaming 18 karat yellow gold. This unique and impressive rin...(more)
An enchanting combination of pastel colors distinguishes this ravishing gemstone necklace dating back to the earliest decades of the twentieth century. A cool blue cushion-cut aquamarine is joined by pastel pink and green pear-shape tourmalines, along with four tiny seed pearls, in this extra-sweet ...(more)
A unique and alluring Edwardian necklace, circa 1900, showcasing a glistening pair of lime green emerald-cut peridots, one of which surmounts, and one of which dangles from a twinkling platinum and rose-cut diamond wreath enlivened with four lustrous natural pearls.
This wonderful and ravishing ant...(more)
A dazzling and highly distinctive original Art Deco engagement ring, handcrafted in platinum - circa 1925. A beautiful bezel-set European-cut diamond, weighing 1.34 carats, floats inside an open hexagonal setting and is ornamented all around with tiny diamonds sparkling from within puzzle-fitted, ha...(more)
A pair of glowing celestial sweethearts snuggle up together in this ravishing and romantic early-Victorian-era moonstone and diamond pin, lovingly handcrafted in silver over rose gold, circa 1850. 7/8 inch wide by 3/4 inch high.
A bright-white, high-caliber, vintage pear-shape diamond - weighing 1.10 carats - dazzles from this highly distinctive and dynamic original Art Deco ring, elegantly crafted in platinum - circa 1925.
The stylized buckle motif is outlined with a dramatic sweep of royal-blue calibre-cut sapphires which...(more)
These festive and feminine, and very wearable, antique earrings crafted in the classic style radiate with a pair of bright, deep raspberry-pink sapphires, together weighing 3.45 carats. The sapphires each glow from within sparkling halos of thirteen antique old mine-cut diamonds, totaling 1.50 cara...(more)
One of the finest pairs of original early-twentieth century aquamarine and diamond earrings we've ever come across. A matched pair of gemmy, deep, periwinkle-blue natural aquamarines are classically showcased within sparkling platinum and diamond halos. The aquas total 4.70 carats, and the diamonds ...(more)
A thoroughly charming early-nineteenth century brooch/pendant featuring a bright lavender-purple amethyst glowing from within a gold-backed setting and orbited by eight shimmering natural pearls. The amethyst and pearls are presented in a regally ornamented 18 karat yellow gold cartouche. A fanciful...(more)
A talented quintet of sparkling European-cut diamonds, together weighing three-quarters of a carat, sing out in perfect harmony in this bright and beautiful, straightforward wedding band, crafted in platinum - circa 1930s.
Five shimmering, vertically set straight baguette diamonds float between sparkling rows of full-cut diamonds in this Mid-Century band ring, crafted in platinum, circa 1950s. This big, bright and beautiful vintage diamond ring, with geometric Art Deco-influenced shoulders, measures 3/8 inch wide at t...(more)
An exquisitely detailed antique bangle bracelet in consummate Etruscan Revival style, splendidly rendered 18 karat yellow gold. The top half of the bracelet boasts delicately applied granulation and twisted wire work on the top and on both sides. A crisp, clean Victorian beauty.
A bright and shining, half-carat European-cut diamond radiates from the center of a geometrically stylized, diamond-set flower in this very sweet and lovely, original Art Deco engagement ring, handcrafted in platinum - circa 1930.
Pairs of straight baguette diamonds alternate with single square-cut diamonds in this softly shimmering, all-around (eternity) wedding band, superbly crafted in bright 18 karat white gold. 2.00 carats total diamond weight. An unsizable size 7.
Sublime floral motif hand engraving adorns the top half of this extra-sweet and lovely, 1/2 inch wide, hinged bangle bracelet, finely crafted in sturdy 9 karat yellow gold, by way of nineteenth-century great Britain.
An ice-white, high-quality emerald-cut diamond, weighing .90 carat and accompanied by an EGL diamond grading certificate stating D color - VS1 clarity, but we think it is an E color, radiates from atop an elegantly restrained Art Deco style mounting, crafted in platinum with tiny full-cut diamonds. ...(more)
Delectable dancing diamond Deco drops. Seven sizable bezel-set European-cut diamonds jingle from twinkling stylized bells in these slender and sexy and 2-inch long chandelier earrings dating back to the days of flappers and speakeasies. 4.45 carat total diamond weight. Jazz age dazzlers!
This colorful and cheerful vintage bauble, circa 1900, centers on a bright, deep green cabochon emerald of modest proportions, encircled by a double diamond halo. The outer halo undulates in a fun and whimsical wave pattern and the shoulders of the ring display a lovely fluted design. This delightfu...(more)
This sleek and impressive gents ring features a slightly elongated oval jade with a bright and translucent spring green color. The jade is flush set in an artfully sculpted, streamlined 18 karat white gold mounting with a shimmering brushed satin finish; both sides of the ring are enlivened with a l...(more)
A pristine and perfect matched pair of golden mesh tassel bracelets dating from the 1870s. The decorative slides are adorned with consummate Victorian ornamentation: shimmering seed pearls, raised hearts and scroll motifs, delicate hand engraving, taille d'epargne black enamel tracery and dan...(more)
A rare sighting! A petite and sparkling butterfly rendered in profile with diamonds and rubies in two-tone 18 karat gold. Sweet. 1 inch by 1/2 inch.
This late-nineteenth century twin-diamond ring sparkles times two with a pair of old mine-cut diamonds, weighing .90 carats total, snuggled side-by-side in platinum over rose gold topped with twinkling rose-cut diamonds. A Victorian-era sweetheart.
A bright-white, high-quality transitional-cut diamond, weighing .62 carats, sparkles m