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A bright-white European-cut diamond sparkles from within a 14 karat white gold illusion setting, thus presenting larger than it's actual half carat size. The matching band glitters with a bright and shining row of four brilliant-cut diamonds that perfectly match and align with the pair on the engage...(more)
A bold and beautiful bauble from the glamorous 1940s-50s Retro period designed and rendered with Art Deco inspiration. A tapered, stepped geometric design, artfully sculpted in gleaming 18 karat white gold featuring a central row of graduated square-cut diamonds shimmering atop a fan of glittering r...(more)
Put on a happy face! All sitting members of the Seven Japanese Gods of Fortune (aka the Seven Lucky Gods) are duly accounted for in this joyful and colorful bracelet celebrating: Hotei - God of Happiness; Jurojin - God of Long Life; Daikoku - God of Wealth; Benzaiten - Goddess of Beauty; Bishamonte...(more)
A fantastic, architecturally inspired, multidimensional bracelet fashioned in the bold mid-Victorian style with more than a dash of Art Deco influence. A double terminated rocket ship adorned with black onyx, natural and synthetic rubies and glittering rose-cut diamonds wraps the wrist and measures ...(more)
Shining from within a classic mid-twentieth century platinum engagement ring is a bright European-cut diamond, weighing .38 carat, graded J in color and VS1 in clarity. Three single-cut diamonds flash from each side set in bright illusion fishtail settings. The ring is currently a size 5.
They don't come any sweeter than this beautiful, diminutive bouquet gathering hand carved gemstone elements including a nephrite jade leaf, frosted quartz crystal flower studded with a bright sparkling mine-cut diamond and a colorful coral strawberry. This work of wearable art is hand fabricated in ...(more)
A treasure. Hand crafted in the early 1900's and presenting a pair of bright pastel blue aquamarines set in delicate prongs and connected by a slender golden navette. The main pear shape drop is adorned with a scrolling crown dotted with tiny seed pearls. The pendant measures 1 9/16 inches in length...(more)
A superb, fine green, emerald-cut Colombian emerald, weighing 1.59 carats, framed with sparkling white diamonds is the center focus of this delightfully dazzling three-stone ring. The traditional centerpiece is classically presented between a pair of sizable round brilliant-cut diamonds, weighing 2....(more)
A glittering array of 9 bubblegum pink sapphires, totaling 4 carats (with a 1 carat stone in the center), accented in between with slender golden wedges, create a guaranteed smile maker in this wonderful and colorful cocktail ring, sturdily crafted in 9 ct. rosy yellow gold, from mid-century England...(more)
A high quality European-cut diamond, weighting .64 carats, shines from atop a delicate platinum solitaire ring set in four linear engraved prongs, supported by a gallery pierced with four tri leaf motifs and accompanied East West by by four twinkling single cut diamonds.
The ring is presently a si...(more)
Crisply die struck and hand finished in platinum during the 1920s, this splendid Art Deco engagement ring beams with a bright white round brilliant-cut diamond, weighing just shy of a half carat - .48 carat to be exact - with a color grade of I and clarity Grade VS2. Twinkling from each shoulder are...(more)
This Victorian/Art Nouveau inspired diamond and opal bangle bracelet was crafted in the mid-twentieth century with close attention paid to every detail. The fourteen karat yellow gold bangle is crowned with finely milgrained, platinum and diamond whiplash motifs which lead the eye to a central prong...(more)
Strikingly and elegantly simple, a warm and glowing European-cut diamond, weighing 3.03 carats, displaying a faint tinge of sunshiny yellow, scintillates solo from within a scalloped circle of prongs in this high polished, richly colored, 18 karat gold ring, dating from the early decades of the last...(more)
Over 2.50 carats of bright white and sparkling old mine-cut diamonds are arrayed throughout this exceptionally lovely 1 inch wide pendant, crafted in darkly oxidized silver and dating all the way back the middle of the nineteenth century. Ultimate Victorian.
William Ruser was a designer to the Hollywood In-Crowd in the 50's-60's and this signed Bunny is typical of the whimsy and unmistakable style that made him a legend both in his own time and now. We've seen many of his angels and poodles, but this is the first bunny to cross our threshold. Designed i...(more)
A resplendent and sparkling transitional European/round brilliant-cut diamond, weighing 1.65 carats, radiates between glittering diamond-set, navette-shape shoulders in this timeless and traditional engagement ring, crafted in platinum - circa 1950s. The EGL (European Gemological Laboratory) has col...(more)
A bright white and sparkling, high quality, transitional round brilliant-cut diamond, weighing .20 carat, graded H color, VVS2 clarity, shines from within a classic Mid-Century illusion setting, crafted in gleaming 18K white gold. The shoulders are enlivened with three sparkling single-cut diamonds ...(more)
A sleek and slender 1920s Art Deco straight line bracelet centering on alternating rows of four bright cornflower blue square sapphires and four sparkling white old mine-cut diamonds, all of which are set in finely millegrained box settings. The 3 inch long center section transitions on both sides t...(more)
Vintage diamond wedding bands are our most requested item, and this lovely example, crafted in two-tone 14K gold and glittering with five bright white single-cut diamonds, would be the perfect accompaniment to so many of the antique and period rings in our collection; although it is perfectly lovely...(more)
A bright white beacon of light beams from this elegantly modeled, H color - VS1 clarity emerald-cut diamond, weighing 1.25 carat, set in a classic Mid-Century platinum ring, elevated between two glistening baguette-cut diamonds. The ring is accompanied with a matching wedding band that nestles close...(more)
Art Deco sophistication is softened with a touch of Edwardian delicacy in this fabulous, three stone ring, hand fabricated in platinum during the first couple decades of the last century. A dreamy blue, natural,no-heat sapphire, weighing 1.31 carats, is presented between two scintillating, bright wh...(more)
A sparkling spirographic design creates a fine lace background for this sleek and sinuous dragon, patiently waiting for just the right moment to devour the floating pearl dangling in front of him. The creature's body forms the circular frame for this entrancing and exotic pendant, hailing from the z...(more)
Spring is always here with this delightful and very colorful butterfly brooch, hand fabricated, circa 1890, in silver over gold with a glittering array of diamonds, rubies, sapphires and a golden zircon in the center. She boasts a 2 inch wing span and the pin is removable so it can be worn as a pend...(more)
A high-quality Art Deco wedding band, circa 1920, crafted in the highly unusual combination of platinum over 22K yellow gold, signed 'LeBolt' a quality jewelry manufacturer of yesteryear (Chicago, IL, est.1868). The band is hand engraved on all three sides with tiny single-cut diamonds, set in a fin...(more)
This exceptionally flexible and comfortable, stylized curb link bracelet, crafted in rich 18k yellow gold, features a combination of textures with ornately tooled central links bordered with high polished beveled links . The bracelet measures 7 1/2 inches in length and 1/2 inch in width and is fitte...(more)
Unique conversation pieces for cufflink collectors and Elk's lodge members alike. The centers, composed of ivory colored elk's teeth overlaid with textured golden leaves, are of nineteenth century (Victorian) vintage. At a later date they were repurposed as the centerpieces of these almost 1 inch wi...(more)
A darling, relatively diminutive, original Victorian confection displaying a deep teal green bloodstone with a cinnabar colored flash running vertically down the center. The neoclassically inspired is mounting is lightly rendered in 9K rose gold, thus it's very likely of British origin. Just shy of...(more)
A fine blue, untreated sapphire is elegantly surrounded with a frame of sparkling white diamonds in this classic 'Lady Di' style ring, crafted in bright 14K white gold - circa mid-twentieth century. The velvety sapphire is quite extraordinary because its luscious color is completely natural, neither...(more)
A classic Victorian ruby and diamond ring, crafted in 18 karat yellow gold, featuring a bright, rich red round ruby, weighing .65 carat, encircled by eight bright-white and sparkling old mine-cut diamonds totaling half a carat. This timeless antique ruby and diamond ring measures 7/16 inch wide on t...(more)
Masterfully die-struck and hand fabricated during the 1920s, this truly exceptional and sophisticated Jazz Age jewel artfully incorporates timeless neoclassical design motifs into the perfectly proportioned final product. However, the main attraction is of course the ultra-sparkling European-cut dia...(more)
2.00 carats of high-color round and baguette diamonds are arrayed throughout this sparkling free form spray brooch, crafted during the 1950s in 18K white gold. 1 3/16 by 1 1/8 inches and bargain priced!
This slim, platinum band glittering with nine single-cut diamonds, will pair beautifully with many engagement rings, stacked with other bands, or lovely on its own. The channel setting seamlessly merges into a sleek knife-edge shank. Currently a ring size 6.
A bright-white European-cut diamond, weighing .62 carats, appears even larger sparkling from within its squared frame. Glittering diamond-set arches embrace the I color/VS1 clarity center diamond, with complementing baguettes leading to the partially engraved platinum ring shank. Sizzling Art Deco s...(more)
A bright white and sparkling transitional European-cut diamond, weighing .40 carat, shines front and center from within a square frame of shimmering baguette diamonds. The geometrically sculpted prongs, unusual lever motif gallery and sleek knife-edge shank display the subtle attention to detail emb...(more)
Crafted in the 1930s, a delicate 10 karat gold border frames a radiating carved quartz - also known as camphor glass - pendant. Like viewing the Emerald City through crystal-colored glasses, the metalwork creates an image of an enchanted cityscape, with a twinkling diamond at the center. The Art Dec...(more)
A delightfully dazzling European-cut diamond, weighing .62 carat, shines solo in this tailored engagement ring, die-struck and hand tooled in platinum, circa 1920s-30s, and artfully incorporating elements of both Edwardian and Art Deco design. A combination of finely milgrained lattice piercing and ...(more)
Our first ever dolphin brooch sighting! This lovable and graceful cetacean (i.e., an aquatic mammal) would look lovely skimming over the waves of your blouse or jacket. She measures 3 inches long and is rendered in tiny circle textured 18K yellow gold with a sapphire eye.
Just in the off chance you have any black in your wardrobe here is a sleek and sexy pair of 2 and 1/2 inch long drop earrings. The elongated pendeloques are hand carved in jet black onyx, capped with rose-cut diamond sleeves surmounted by matching onyx discs, each centered with five tiny rose-cut di...(more)
Sleek and streamlined, this decidedly elegant and classic engagement ring showcases a scintillating emerald-cut diamond, weighing 1.03 carats, accompanied by a GIA diamond grading report stating: E color, VVS1 clarity. A perfectly matched and proportioned duo of baguette diamonds rest east and west ...(more)
A bright-white and sparkling European-cut Diamond, weighing .39 carats, glistens solo from within a two-tiered hexagonal platinum setting, supported with consummate, architecturally inspired Art Deco piercework. The shoulders of the ring are hand-engraved with a wheat motif, traditionally believed t...(more)
A unique and wearable collectable fashioned out of an original Japanese Menuki, that has been masterfully re-purposed from a sword handle into a sturdy 10K rose gold ring. Menuki, often conflated with Shakudo, were elements crafted in mixed metals used to decorate traditional Sa...(more)
A gleaming candy apple-red cabochon ruby, weighing approximately 4.00 carats, glows between a pair of sleek and shimmering bullet-cut diamonds (.50 carat total weight) in this streamlined and stunning original Art Deco bauble, crafted in platinum - circa 1930.
Not the same ol' straight-row bracelet. Crafted in gleaming platinum with 8.00 carats of sparkling white, bezel-set European-cut diamonds, alternating in singles and pairs. An effective and effervescent variation on a timeless classic. 7 inches long.
A diagonal three-stone arrangement, composed of a cushion-cut Burmese ruby flanked by a pair of sparkling old-mine cut diamonds, crowns this twisted-rope style, hinged bangle bracelet, hand-fabricated in 14K rosy-yellow gold, circa 1890-1910. 6 3/4 inch wrist size.
A half-dozen twinklers top this traditional wedding band, crafted in platinum, circa 1940s-50s. Wear it solo or as a lovely booster for virtually any vintage engagement ring. Ring size 8 1/2.
These delightful Victorian beauties, hand-fabricated in 18 karat yellow gold, circa 1875, glitter up and down with bright-white old mine-cut diamonds arrayed over an artful foliate design. The bottom leaves dangle freely below. 1 5/16 inches long, the ear wires are 14 karat gold.
A bright and beautiful European-cut diamond, weighing 1.20 carats, crowns an almost equally gorgeous, original late-Edwardian/early-Art Deco engagement ring, crisply die-struck and hand-tooled in platinum - circa 1920s. The scintillating center stone gleams from within a four-cornered setting exquis...(more)
A rare sighting! A diamond-headed, ruby-eyed, two-tone gold striped snake is coiled and poised to strike at an admiring and envious onlooker. The lithe and supple bracelet, circa 1890, is in excellent condition with lots of spring in the mesh and her scaled head is crowned with a glistening and siza...(more)
A lustrous white American freeform freshwater pearl drops from an elegant 14 karat yellow gold circular filigree crescent embellished with a small, square, bezel-set blue sapphire and a round button, white freshwater pearl. The maker of the pendant is Krementz of Newark, New Jersey. The pendant mea...(more)
A glistening pair of placid pastel-blue aquamarines are set in delicate milgrained bezels and joined by a slender, elongated link to create this 1 and 5/8 inch long, elegantly understated antique necklace, circa 1910. 9K yellow gold, this most likely of British origin. The original chain measures 18...(more)
This striking original Art Deco diamond ring, circa 1930s, glistens front and center with a beautiful 1.00 carat European-cut diamond dramatically presented in the center of a black onyx surround. The diamond and onyx are set in platinum over a rose gold ring shank adorned with pierced-arrow motif ...(more)
A bright, vibrant, cornflower blue, faceted oval sapphire, weighing 1.15 carats, glistens from within a glinting rose-cut diamond halo in this traditional Victorian jewel, hand-fabricated long ago (circa 1890) in 14K rose gold. We believe the sapphire is newer than the ring (most likely a replacemen...(more)
Multicolored high-Art Deco splendor is embodied in this fabulous pendant watch necklace measuring a full flapper length - 27 inches! The 2-inch-long pendant watch is crafted in silver and emblazoned with striking blue, green, black and yellow stylized floral motif, the matching necklace is in black ...(more)
Orange blossoms, a traditional symbol of everlasting love and marriage, provide the primary decorative motifs for this stunning, all original Art Deco engagement ring, artfully crafted in platinum, circa 1920s-30s.
This exquisite vintage jewel highlights a bright and lively European-cut diamond, wei...(more)
This traditional classic features an elegantly modeled emerald-cut diamond, weighing 1.10 carats, exhibiting just a faint touch of color. The beautiful stone scintillates between a pair of matching straight baguette diamonds which, like the center stone are presented in platinum. Understated eleganc...(more)
A bright-white European-cut diamond, weighing 1.23 carats (accompanied with a GIA report stating G color VS1 clarity), with exceptional dispersion and brilliance, stars in this splendid, highly distinctive, original Art Deco ring. The mounting, crafted in platinum, circa 1920s-30s, displays diamond-...(more)
From the 1920s-30s comes this classic, traditional diamond engagement ring featuring a gorgeous European-cut diamond, weighing 1.10 carats. The bright and brilliant diamond, accompanied by a GIA Diamond Grading Report stating: J color - VS 2 clarity, sparkles mightily between a pair of straight bagu...(more)
A divine Mid-Century wedding set crafted in platinum by iconic San Francisco jeweler's of the last century, Granat Brothers. The engagement ring sparkles with a .62 carat E color transitional-cut diamond at the center, set in a squared head with trefoil prongs. A duo of emerald-cut diamonds are set ...(more)
An enchanting pinkish-brown European-cut diamond, weighing one-and-a-quarter carat, serves as the scintillating center of attention in this circular ultra-sparkler, dating from the first decade of the twentieth century. Hand fabricated in platinum over gold, the center stone is surrounded by a glitt...(more)
A pair of sweet and petite European-cut diamond stud earrings, totaling a half-carat, with a bright white color range of H-I and sparkling VS1 clarity.
Few original Art Deco engagement rings come as fine and fabulous as this stunning and exceptional jewel. Expertly crafted in platinum, circa 1930, the ring stars a gorgeous, high-quality, high-color European-cut diamond, weighing 1.20 carats. The ultra-sparkling stone radiates between multidimension...(more)
A delicate filigree border frames a radiant, bell shaped, carved rock quartz crystal, pierced in the center with a small twinkling diamond, in this classic depression-era, Art Deco pendant necklace with matching filigree bale. The pendant measures 1 3/4 by 3/4 inches, the new chain measures 16 inche...(more)
A unique, faceted(!) step-cut bloodstone, boasting a perfectly saturated teal body color, with an abstract sprinkling of cinnabar red, is center stage in this 13/16 inch long Victorian jewel, crafted in 14K rosy yellow gold, circa 1890. The ring is designed and rendered with a distinctive architectu...(more)
Here is one of the finest and most fabulous Victorian locket and necklace combinations we've had the privilege to offer. This pristine jewel begins with a remarkable 16 inch-plus long, expandable (springy) braided link necklace with granulated terminals leading to a matching, removable 2 1/2 inch ex...(more)
Who? 'A wise old owl who lived in an oak, the more he heard the less he spoke', that's who! He's 1 inch tall with bright red ruby eyes and a sparkling diamond tummy. 18K yellow and 14K white gold; .40 carat total diamond weight.
A pair of mighty golden lionesses (the true hunters of the family!) strike regal poses atop these handsome, masculine cufflinks, crisply rendered in multi-textured, two-tone 18K gold by one of America’s oldest fine jewelers - Black, Starr & Frost. 13/16 by 9/16 inch and pristine.
A sweet and lovely antique pearl and diamond necklace, dating from the turn-of-the-last century, hand crafted in silver over 18K gold. Stylized wing motif sections, glittering with rose-cut diamonds, are punctuated by shimmering natural pearls, culminating in a matching baroque pearl-centered drop. ...(more)
An ethereal pre-Raphaelite beauty, with wind blown tresses and a diamond-set headdress, gazes into the the far distance against a colorful, translucent sky crowned with a slender, glittering diamond-set crescent. A truly stunning and exotic Art Nouveau treasure, masterfully rendered in rich 18K yell...(more)
Freely swinging, beveled, spherical dangling earrings, lightly crafted in gleaming 14k yellow gold brilliantly reflect light from every angle. Vintage grooviness ! 1 1/8 inches long. Marked 'SMB' for S. Mastroyanni & Brothers Inc.
A lovely blend of American Art Nouveau and turn-of-the-century Arts & Crafts design, this 14k pendant is hand-fabricated with curves and swirls framing a bezel-set peridot and a tiny faceted ruby. Dangling from the pendant is a fresh water Mississippi River Pearl. Measuring 1 7/16" in length; the pe...(more)
Five shimmering, bright-white European-cut diamonds dazzle from within individual octagonal settings atop this stunning Art Deco 'right-hand ring', hand tooled in 18K white gold and featuring intricate milgrained detailing, a delicate filigree gallery, and tapered, openwork shoulders leading to a ...(more)
A rare, original Victorian solitaire engagement ring starring a brilliant old mine-cut diamond, weighing just shy of three-quarter carat. The scintillating cushion-shape (almost round) stone sparkles from within a secure 8-prong setting supported by elegantly sculpted, neoclassical motif shoulders. ...(more)
A sweet platinum diamond ring, streamlined and ready to wear on its own or with a band. A bright-white, 0.51 carat round brilliant-cut diamond sits at the center of a die-struck mounting, with with two diamonds cascading down each side of the band, resting in milgrained, shield-shaped platinum. Be...(more)
An exceptional, high-quality, modestly proportioned emerald flashes rich green from the center of this petite Victorian dinner ring, hand crafted in silver-over-gold. A pair of old mine-cut diamonds sparkle top and bottom with tiny twinkling rose-cut diamonds nestled in between the delicate openwork...(more)
From 1920-30s Baltimore comes this sleek and sparkling Art Deco engagement ring featuring a classically modeled, bright and beautiful old-mine marquise diamond, weighing 1.21 carats. The scintillating stone is traditionally presented between a pair of straight baguette diamonds, perfectly proportion...(more)
Actually, if you take a closer look, this is a quadruple aquamarine ring! Four perfectly matched, faceted, tapered baguette-shape gemstones, exhibiting a refreshing pastel blue hue, are arrayed in a mirror-image formation, interrupted by a scissor-cut, horizontally set sapphire (synthetic). A...(more)
A beautiful, bright white and brilliant European-cut diamond, weighing .55 carat, presents considerably larger from within a chamfered octagonal setting atop this neoclassically inspired Art Deco solitaire engagement ring, die-struck and hand finished in gleaming 18K white gold. Currently ring size ...(more)
From the 1920s, a 2 and 1/2 inch long and lovely, natural apple green jade pendant necklace crowned with platinum and diamonds. The double-sided jade is artfully hand carved with a sinuous foliate motif. A truly stunning and sophisticated original Art Deco jewel. The necklace is accompanied by a gem...(more)
A bright, icy-white, vintage square-cut (aka Asscher-cut) diamond, weighing .80 carat, is presented in consummate, timeless Art Deco style in this newly made platinum and diamond engagement ring shimmering on each shoulder with a trio of vertically set straight baguette diamonds. Sleekly tailored an...(more)
Architecturally inspired columns, evocative of a cathedral pipe organ, frame a natural quartz, geometrically fashioned with reverse-carved radiating rays emanating from a central twinkling diamond star. A unique and striking late Art Deco, Depression-era pendant, crafted in 14k white gold. Measuring...(more)
Add some extra sting to your wardrobe and desperately needed buzz to your life with this sparkling diamond and emerald-eyed honey, crafted in 18K white and yellow gold and packed with 1.35 carats of bright-white, round brilliant-cut diamonds. 1 and 1/16 inch wingspan, 1 and 1/8 inch long.
An extraordinarily white E color European-cut diamond is presented in a meticulously and masterfully handcrafted platinum ring made during the early twentieth century. This dazzling Edwardian jewel is sparkling with twelve accent stones highlighted throughout delicate pierce work and scrolls adorned...(more)
An exquisite pair of all original, mid-nineteenth century Victorian earrings designed and rendered in a scalloped navette shape in softly patinated 14K yellow gold. The raised centers are outlined in delicate twisted rope and lattice work and centered with a tiny natural pearl shimmering from within...(more)
Tiny round brilliant-cut diamonds are set in alternating round and rectangular shapes finished with milgrain details. This 18 karat white gold band would be perfect by itself or fun to stack with a few bands! We can special order this band in your size in platinum, 18 karat rose and yellow gold as w...(more)
A gorgeous, richly saturated, royal-blue cushion-cut sapphire, weighing 7.68 carats, radiates from within a sparkling white diamond halo in this ravishing and regal antique jewel, hand-fabricated in 14K yellow gold, circa 1900. This majestic and impressive jewel measures 13/16 (just shy of 3/4) inch...(more)
Made in the early 1900s, a tantalizing green tourmaline swings and sways from a line of lustrous seed pearls, anchored at the top by a smaller green tourmaline. Hand-fabricated in 14 karat gold, it's a splendid pendulum to brighten your day...or night. The pendant measures 1 1/4 inches long on an 18...(more)
A dynamic and dazzling pair of European-cut diamonds, totaling 2.20 carats (plus .35 carats on top), throw off sparks in every direction in these classic ultra-sparklers - circa 1910. Hand fabricated in platinum and 18k yellow gold. Edwardian, circa 1915 (the backs may have been updated). 9/16 inche...(more)
If not for the fact that this fabulous ruby and diamond ring is crafted in gleaming 18K gold, it would easily pass for a high-Art Deco jewel, circa 1925 (that is if it were platinum). The striking geometric design and high-quality array of fancy cut gemstones combine for an entrancing and sophistica...(more)
A gorgeous, bright-white and brilliant European-cut diamond, weighing 1.60 carats, sparkles loud and proud from atop this stunning, recently made platinum mounting, faithfully designed and rendered in enduring Art Deco/neoclassical style. The beautiful stone, graded I color - SI1 clarity by our accr...(more)
Why settle for just one when you can have both the moon and the stars?!
This celestial Victorian jewel, measuring just over 2 inches across, centers on a shimmering blue flash moonstone from which radiates 16 rays, packed to the hilt with 5 carats of sparkling white old mine-cut diamonds. Cra...(more)
A stunning high-fashion bangle bracelet dating from the 1960s. Flowing rows of high-quality, sparkling white, round brilliant-cut diamonds, totaling 2.75 carats, entwine a striking, kinetic design artfully and substantially hand fabricated in nail head textured 18K yellow gold. A singular and sensat...(more)
A pair of luscious, rich, translucent green, 12 millimeter round (by 5.5 mm. depth) cabochon jades, evidently reincarnated from their previous life as a single jade bead (half-drill holes are visible on the reverse), are elegantly presented in platinum and diamond mountings dating from the mid-twent...(more)
A stunning, classically proportioned, vintage emerald-cut (aka Asscher-cut) diamond, weighing 1.16 carats, is traditionally presented between a pair of horizontally set, straight baguette diamonds in this elegantly understated engagement ring, crafted in platinum. Our gemologists have graded this di...(more)
Simply stated, the most stunning and singularly sensational, Art Deco straight line diamond bracelet we've ever seen. 23 (at least) carats of bright-white, ultra-sparkling rectangular and square-cut diamonds with rare, highly-distinctive and hard to describe faceting arrangements - something between...(more)
A darling, two-tone (yellow and white gold) wedding set produced by Granat Brothers, iconic San Francisco jewelers from the last century. A .15 carat G color diamond sparkles at the center of the engagement ring with two bright-white diamond companions glinting on each side. The band matches 6 full-...(more)
Sleekly tailored and elegantly understated, this traditional solitaire engagement ring, crafted in 18K yellow gold, scintillates night and day with a modestly proportioned but immodestly sparkling round brilliant-cut diamond, weighing .22 carat. Currently ring size 5.
A bright, icy-white, transitional European-cut diamond, weighing .37 carat, sparkles solo from within this artful and stylish variation on a traditional solitaire engagement ring, crafted during the 1930s-40s in gleaming 14K yellow gold. The maker's mark stamp indicates Karlan & Bleicher Inc. Ne...(more)
From London, England, circa 1880s (according to the remaining hallmark), comes this stellar jewel, hand crafted in gleaming 18K gold and twinkling with five star-set old mine-cut diamonds. Currently size 8 3/4.
For the duffer who has everything, a 1 and 1/2 inch-plus golden golf tee, crafted in gleaming 9ct. gold from Birmingham, England - circa 1977 (the hallmarks tell us so). But wait! That's not all! Our intrepid photographer discovered something we never knew when purchasing it. The golden tee also con...(more)
It looks like a yo-yo (Gorham actually produced some) but it's not! This fabulous and fanciful sterling silver repousse cylinder, emblazoned on the front with a dragon and on the reverse with a floral arrangement, splits open to reveal a change purse. Feed your meter in high style! Circa 1887. 2 1/8...(more)
A rectangular rock crystal, reverse carved with a radiant design, riveted in the center with a twinkling single-cut diamond and framed with fanciful filigree, suspends from a matching bow-shaped bail in this delightful, depression-era pendant necklace. Lightly crafted in 14 karat white gold, circa 1...(more)
A quintessential Art Deco ring, this machine age marvel perfectly captures those bold geometric shapes of the times. Blue sapphires anchor the ring at the four compass points, highlighting a beautiful .50 carat diamond with a GIA report stating G color, VS1 clarity. The 18 karat mounting is stunning...(more)
At arm's length (depending on you eyesight) this dazzling Art Deco delight resembles a 2 carat diamond. However, the high-voltage sparkle is actually produced by seven, closely set, bright-white, European-cut diamonds, together weighing .55 carats. The brilliant diamond cluster is held aloft by a 1...(more)
A fun, festive and fabulous antique necklace, dating from the turn-of-the-twentieth century, composed of saltwater and freshwater gems. Nine bright salmon colored Mediterranean coral and lustrous freshwater pearl drops of graduated lengths, dangle freely from an open scroll necklace, lightly and lov...(more)
A modestly proportioned, yet immodestly sparkling, bright white European-cut diamond, weighing .16 carat, shines loud and proud from atop an elegantly ornamented Art Deco mounting, die-struck in gleaming 18K white gold, circa 1920s-30s, by Wood, Jones & Woodland, a quality jewelry manufacturer o...(more)
An electric, natural orangish-brown, round brilliant-cut diamond, weighing three-quarter carat, radiates from within a sparkling white diamond halo in this elegantly styled, contemporary estate ring, crafted in bright white gold. 1.10 carats total diamond weight. Currently ring size 6 3/4.
A bright and beautiful, vintage European-cut diamond, weighing 1.20 carat, beams brilliantly from within a full bezel setting bordered all all around with an embossed scroll design in this recently made white gold pendant necklace with 8 small collet-set old mine-cut diamonds glittering on the upper...(more)
A stunning and sparkling transitional European/round brilliant-cut diamond, weighing 2.84 carats, but presenting all of 3 carats due to the artfully designed and highly distinctive, bright polished, four cornered setting, is accompanied left and right by a pair of vertically set, straight baguette d...(more)
A bright white dazzling, transitional European-cut diamond, weighing 1.03 carat and accompanied with a GIA diamond grading report stating J color, VS1 clarity, sparkles solo in this vintage 18K white gold solitaire appointed with engraved cathedral shoulders leading to the crown-set diamond. The sha...(more)
Exquisitely designed and impeccably hand fabricated, this Art Deco, Platinum and Diamond Bar Pin is simply splendid. Each contour and design element of the pin is unique yet essential to the overall design of the piece. Centering on a .20 carat central bright white diamond, the pin is further accen...(more)
A ten point old mine-cut diamond sparkles from within a two-tier hexagonal frame, in this very refined, neoclassical/early-Art Deco engagement ring, crisply die-stuck in two-tone gold - white on top and faint yellow on the elegantly ornamented gallery, shoulders and ring shank. Circa 1920s, currentl...(more)
A very cool, dramatic and exotic Art Deco necklace and bracelet suite - circa 1930s. Eight carved natural jadeite plaques alternate with green enameled dragons framed in black. Accompanied by a gemological report from Stone Group Labs stating: Natural. No indications of polymers or dyes. It is the o...(more)
An elegantly fashioned and ultra-sparkling diamond-set lily brooch from the 1950s, expertly hand crafted in platinum. This resplendent flower features 119 pave-set round brilliant-cut diamonds on the petals and leaf as well as four larger round brilliant-cut diamonds in the center. 10 baguette-cut d...(more)
This blindingly brilliant eternity band glitters all around your finger with 16 dazzlingly dynamic, high-color round diamonds - totaling 3.75 carats. The band is fashioned out of bright 18k white gold, forming subtle, yet secure prongs around the diamonds making them almost appear to float in space....(more)
Once worn to mourn the loss of a loved one, a century-and-a-half later these dramatic nineteenth century earrings, rendered in subdued black & white, now make for a chic and dramatic style statement. The stylized bell shape drops are carved in jet black onyx and are overlaid with shimmering seed...(more)
This adorable, oval antique locket is embellished with translucent powder blue enamel over a machine engraved background (aka guilloche enamel), giving the pendant a holographic shimmer. The locket is bordered with white enamel and centered with a diminutive seed pearl framed in gold. Designe...(more)
From the turn-of-the-last century, most likely Great Britain, comes this thoroughly delightful Edwardian diamond bracelet, delicately hand fabricated in velvety 18ct yellow gold topped with platinum. Three central oval sections glitter with an array of old mine and rose-cut diamonds transitioning in...(more)
This sweeping abstract foliate design, measuring 2 3/8 by 1 7/8 inches, is blooming with 14 bright translucent green natural jades: 1 large oval, 1 small oval, 4 navettes and 8 pear shapes. The sinuous stems sparkle with small bright-white round diamonds set in 18K white gold and the jades are backe...(more)
By Scandinavia's preeminent silversmith and jeweler, a striking pair of
double-sided nautilus motif cufflinks rendered in sterling silver and overlaid with contrasting rose gold. Georg Jensen style #53.
No less than 23 of the most charming charms make up this fun and fabulous jingle-jangle charm bracelet, circa 1940s-50s. Without naming them all, some highlights include: a camera, a revolving carousel, a working jack-in-the-box, an abacus, an emergency dollar bill, a spinning 'I Love You', a jockey...(more)
A lovely, light, lacy and feminine depression era bracelet, rendered in 14k white gold. This dainty treasure features a cushion shaped reverse-carved rock quartz crystal with a soft frosted finish and dotted with a twinkling diamond. Two adjoining links are accented with kite shaped, vintage blue gl...(more)
Quintessential Victoriana is embodied in these 1 and 5/8 inch long, double-sided, repousse ear drops, lightly and lovingly rendered in 9ct. yellow gold from nineteenth century Great Britain.
A simply lovely diamond band that contours perfectly around your engagement ring. A thin row of diamonds twinkle subtly around the curve. This ring is available in platinum, 18 karat white and yellow gold. Please call for availability as we have many sizes in both platinum and white gold available. ...(more)
A captivating quintet of bright-white and sparkling European-cut diamonds crown this gorgeous late-Edwardian/early Art Deco 'cigar band' ring dating from the 1910s-20s. The domed ring is crisply die-struck in platinum and is ornamented with artful filigree work, decorative embossing and fine millegr...(more)
Six faceted oval aquamarines, each weighing 1 carat and imbued with a refreshing turquoise blue hue, alternate with fancy tripartite links of gleaming 14K gold in this very lovely and very wearable bracelet of mid-twentieth century vintage. 7 inches by 3/8 inches.
No one but you (and us) will know that the glowing, bright green stones that encircle the graduated beads of this high-karat gold necklace from India aren't emeralds, they're actually foil backed quartz! (Thus cutting the price by about 90%!) This exotic, festive and captivating adornment is adjusta...(more)
Impeccably rendered with ornate hand engraving, this open-hearted, hand fabricated hair barrette is much more than a beautiful piece of collectable Victoriana; it is a lovely and practical hair accessory perfect for today's styles and fashion. Measuring an impressive 3 1/2 inches in length and 1 inc...(more)
Sophisticated Art Deco geometry is artfully expressed in this stunning 1920s vintage engagement ring, die-struck and hand finished in gleaming 18K white gold. A bright white and beautiful old mine-cut diamond, weighing three-quarter carat and bearing a GIA Diamond Grading Report stating: I color - V...(more)
Cool 1 and 3/4 inch long Victorian drop earrings composed of banded earth-toned agate pendeloques surmounted by matching beads. Pristine, circa 1880.
The perennial power of pure gold! A ravishing evocation of eternal springtime is beautifully rendered in rich and weighty (4 ounces!), highly textured 24K or 99.99% pure yellow gold. Signed and numbered by Goldmaster. 16 3/4 inches.
We can thank the heated cold war years of the 1940s thru the 1960s for spawning so-called 'atomic', and sometimes 'sputnik' or 'space-age' design, and here we have some bold, sizable and quite dramatic expressions of that relatively brief mid-twentieth century style in a brooch with matching earrin...(more)
An opal and diamond winged angel (with horns!) has caught the golden ring and is ascending to heaven from a freshwater pearl cloud launchpad. A fabulous, colorful, multidimensional sculpture rendered in velvety and bright textured 18K gold. His wings are composed with rich blue & green opal doublets...(more)
A gorgeous and glistening European-cut diamond, weighing 1.60 carats, sparkles loud and proud from within a stunning, original Art Deco mounting, die-struck and hand finished in platinum - circa 1925. The shoulders of the ring are adorned with charming diamond-set tulip motifs and the sides glitter ...(more)
Three stepped rows of round and baguette diamonds radiate outward from a .45 carat European-cut diamond, sparkling from within a bright diamond halo, in this ultra-cool and artsy Art Deco delight, hand crafted in platinum - circa 1930. 1.40 carat total diamond weight. Ring size 4 1/2.
Rich royal blue, lentil shape lapis lazuli beads comprise this colorful and striking, 20 inch long necklace designed by Paloma Picasso for Tiffany & Company. One 18K ring clasp is signed Paloma Picasso, the other is signed Tiffany & Co.
The central focus of this rare, ravishing and radiant Edwardian treasure, circa 1915, is a 1.81 carat antique cushion-cut diamond, graded Fancy Intense Yellow - VS1 clarity by the GIA Gemological Trade Laboratory. The beautiful natural colored diamond sparkles and glows between a pair of bright whit...(more)
A .83 carat transitional European-cut diamond glistens brightly from within a square platinum setting, adding dimension to the outline of the diamond which, effectively makes it appear all of one carat in size. The bright-white and sparkling round diamond is highlighted on each side with a charming ...(more)
A passionate pink showstopper! Clocking in at a whopping 61.26 carats, a bright, lavender-pink square-cut Kunzite takes center stage in this fabulous, flashy and formidable cocktail ring, measuring 7/8 inch across. The lavish gemstone radiates in high-profile atop a substantial mounting, crafted in ...(more)
3 and 3/8 inch long, slender and sexy, original Art Deco earrings - circa 1925 - sleekly handcrafted in jet black onyx, platinum and diamonds. A small diamond studded doughnut transitions into three graduated onyx rings connected by platinum and diamond links. A platinum and diamond capped, elongate...(more)
Ring in springtime all year round with this double charming bluebell brooch, artfully and masterfully hand crafted in platinum with a touch of 18K yellow gold. The multidimensional flowers are studded in bright turquoise and the sinuous stems and leaves sparkle with 5 carats of high-color, high-qual...(more)
A touch of Art Nouveau, a splash of Edwardian and a hint of Arts & Crafts styles beautifully coalesce in this 2 and 1/2 inch long and lovely pendant necklace - circa 1910. A pair of glistening lime green peridots are embellished by a lustrous array of seed pearls in this curvaceous, stylized lyre mo...(more)
Artfully and delicately hand crafted in platinum over 15K gold (hence more than likely of British origin), this quintessential Edwardian jewel displays a curvaceous feminine design that perfectly defines the period. Three diamond dangles dance below stylized diamond-set garlands reminiscent of the c...(more)
A coruscating quintet of European-cut diamonds, totaling 2.75 carats, create a continuous flash across your finger in this otherwise rather simple, classic Victorian ring, hand fabricated in rich 18K yellow gold, with a repousse style upper ring shank. Circa early-twentieth century. Understated eleg...(more)
A large and very thick and substantial hinged bangle bracelet composed of two bright, light apple green, natural jadeite half bangles wrapped in hand engraved 14K yellow gold sleeves. The bracelet bears a gemological report from Stone Group Labs stating: ' Natural. No indications of polymers or dyes...(more)
A sleekly styled and highly distinctive original late-Art Deco engagement ring - circa 1930s-40s - featuring a a gorgeous, bright-white, transitional European/round brilliant-cut diamond weighing in at just five points shy of one carat. The .95 carat center stone, which presents all of one carat due...(more)
A subtle and lovely variation on a traditional classic, this 1930s-40s vintage engagement ring sparkles front and center with an icy-white, high-clarity European-cut diamond weighing just shy of a half-carat. Die-struck in two-tone 18K white gold and 14K yellow gold, the twinkling side stones are se...(more)
Sweeter than a lime flavored gum drop, this bright and tasty antique emerald and diamond ring, hand fabricated in platinum - circa 1915 - glows front and center with a luscious green cabochon emerald, weighing 3.50 carats. The glowing gemstone fills a scalloped halo composed of a half carat of brigh...(more)
A pair of gorgeous platinum and diamond drop earrings expertly and faithfully hand crafted in emulation of enduring, feminine Edwardian style. The central quatrefoil sections are delicately adorned with platinum lace work and surmount three diamond dangles dancing below. Tulip motif tops crown these...(more)
The star attraction of this stunning Art Deco bracelet is the striking geometric filigree work that ornaments the articulated 5-section diamond-set centerpiece that encompasses over a third of the 7 inch long bracelet. Crisply die-struck and hand finished in platinum, circa 1925, the remainder of th...(more)
A sleek and streamlined Art Deco dinner ring is securely rendered in sturdy 10 karat yellow gold. Three single-cut diamonds flash across the center of the black onyx beveled column, creating a diamond bridge with the geometrically flared band. Bold, striking and sophisticated in a ring size 5 3/4. 1...(more)
A diamond-shaped, deep amber-colored Madeira Citrine glows from within a full bezel setting outlined with a twisted rope border atop a colonated undergallery supported by decoratively embossed upper ring shank. 1930s Art Deco, 14K white gold, 7/16 inch, currently a ring size 6.
An absolutely gorgeous, bright-white and ultra-sparkling, transitional European-cut diamond, weighing 2.40 carats and bearing a GIA Diamond Grading Report stating: H color - VS1 clarity, is elegantly presented in enduring, feminine Edwardian fashion in this newly made mounting, faithfully and sturdi...(more)
Exotic, 2 and 1/8 inch long dangling drop earrings, hand fabricated in silver over rose gold and glittering up and down with an array of rose-cut diamonds with a larger pear shape shining in the center. Most likely of mid-eastern origin.
This very lovely Bohemian style garnet necklace, crafted in gilded metal, hails from early-twentieth-century eastern Europe - more than likely Czechoslovakia. The floral and foliate motif center section is composed of pear-shape and round almandine garnets and the back chain is composed of round gar...(more)
This radiant Art Deco rarity - circa 1930 - features an icy-white, square step-cut, (aka Asscher-cut) diamond, weighing one-and-a-half carats. The resplendent sparkler is elegantly presented in a sleekly designed platinum mounting between shimmering trios of vertically-set straight baguettes followe...(more)
An enchanting and thoroughly feminine Edwardian pendant - circa 1910 - starring an exceptionally well cut, bright pastel blue, pear-shaped aquamarine, which freely dangles and glistens from within a curvilinear frame imbued with a foliate inspiration. Hand fabricated in platinum, the 1 1/2 inch pend...(more)
An enchanting, regal royal blue, emerald-cut sapphire, weighing 5.50 carats, unusually fashioned with slightly flared sides, is majestically presented in this sleek and sexy Art Deco inspired platinum and diamond lavaliere necklace. The natural colored, Burmese sapphire (accompanied with an AGL Gems...(more)
A swinging pair of natural cognac-colored briolette diamonds, weighing just shy of 3 carats, glitter and dance at the end of a fine platinum chain in these darling and distinctive, 3/4 inch eardrops.
Look what the deep blue Mediterranean ocean washed ashore! A gorgeous, 1 and 3/8 inch wide bracelet composed of bright orange-salmon colored coral links. A gleaming 18K yellow gold double-safety clasp will keep this 7+ inch long adornment secure on your wrist. Not marked but presumably Italianomore)
A blindingly beautiful, transitional European/Round Brilliant-cut diamond, clocking in at 4.42 carats, shines like a high-beam headlight from within an otherwise understated solitaire style mounting, newly hand fabricated in platinum (the diamond dates back to the 1930s). Accompanied by a GIA Diamon...(more)
A sleekly styled and highly distinctive original, late-Art Deco engagement ring - circa 1930s-40s - centering on a bright and shining European-cut diamond, weighing .40 carats. The scintillating stone is accompanied left and right by two pairs of small shield-set diamonds, all five of which are rais...(more)
Here is a splendid example of an original nineteenth century snake bracelet on which countless copies were based during the 1960s. The lithe and supple scaled bracelet is hand crafted in richly textured, hand engraved 18K yellow gold and is 'strikingly' adorned with cobalt blue and white enamel. His...(more)
This resplendent, original Art Deco engagement ring, crafted in platinum, circa 1930s, sizzles front and center with a gorgeous, icy-white European-cut diamond, weighing .93 carat. The scintillating stone is accompanied by a GIA Diamond Grading Report stating: G color - VS1 clarity and is embellish...(more)
By way of mid-twentieth century Asia, most likely Hong Kong, comes this impressively proportioned cocktail ring, crafted in platinum and highlighting a vibrant, richly saturated, grassy green, oval cabochon jadeite, measuring 18.38 x 13.05 x 6.79 millimeters and bearing a Stone Group gemstone report...(more)
A bright and shining pair of perfectly matched, high-color, high-quality, round brilliant-cut diamonds, together weighing 1.16 carats, are minimally set in platinum to capture the light from every direction. Simply sparkling classics.
A sentimental, British, Victorian locket, rendered in 9 ct. yellow gold, is impeccably engraved with foliate inspired oak leaf on the front and vertical stripes on back. The oval locket is in pristine condition considering it's age - circa 1895, and is fitted with it's original glass crystal to keep...(more)
From late 20th century Italy, a contemporary design rendered in rich 18K yellow gold showcasing orange-salmon and lustrous white ocean gems alternating with dark blue cabochon sapphire and gleaming golden links. 7 3/4 inches long and a beautiful bargain.
Gleaming golden orbs, beautifully crafted in Italy in 18K gold, enwrapped with twisted rope, swing and sway below golden hoops in this contemporary take on timeless Etruscan revival style. The hoops can also be worn solo. 1 and 11/16 inches long.
A tapered row of four faceted rectangular cut diamonds, aka radiant-cuts, totaling three-quarter-carat, flash across this handsome gent's ring, crafted in gleaming 14K yellow gold and channeled with a radiating fluted design. 91/2 ring size.
We couldn't think of a more fitting and stunning presentation for this .72 carat, bright-white and beautiful square emerald-cut (or Asscher-cut) diamond than this stunning Art Deco style ring, newly designed and rendered in platinum with classic diamond-set buckle motif shoulders. In addition to the...(more)
This highly distinctive, original Art Deco diamond engagement ring, crafted in platinum, circa 1920, features a bright and lively European-cut diamond, weighing a half-carat. The sparkling stone crowns a geometrically sectioned dome glittering all around with small single-cut diamonds which continu...(more)
Edwardian romanticism is in full bloom in this ravishing and regal, ruby and diamond ring - circa 1900. Measuring an impressive 1 inch minus (15/16"), the glittering rose-cut diamond studded heart is hand fabricated in silver over 9ct. rose gold (hence of British origin), and is centered with a rich...(more)
This hand fabricated platinum engagement ring, circa 1950, features a bright-white, high-clarity transitional-cut diamond, weighing in at .70 carat. The sparkling stone centers a diamond-set bow motif bordered north and south with glittering single-cut diamonds and on the shoulders with hand engrave...(more)
These darling diamond dangles, featuring a swinging and sparkling pair of high-color briolettes, weighing 1.11 carats, disperse the light in every direction. Minimally presented in 18K yellow gold, they measure 3/4 inch long.
Three gorgeous necklace pendants in one! A colorful trio of interchangeable guilloche enamel plaques: 2 shades of blue and 1 pink, can be switched on a whim in this classic Edwardian pendant, expertly and ingeniously hand crafted in platinum over 15K gold (hence more than likely of British origin). ...(more)
4 and 1/8 inches long and extra-lovely! An early Art Deco bar pin, superbly and thoroughly adorned with fine geometric lattice work, glitters left and right and in between with 2.35 carats of bright white European and old mine-cut diamonds shining from within an array of delicately millegrained sett...(more)
Crescent motifs were all the rage during the Victorian era and throughout the years we've had the privilege of buying and selling some extraordinary examples; however, this singular and sensational jewel is truly befitting of royalty! Measuring an impressive 2 inches wide and masterfully hand crafte...(more)
There's a lot going on in these incredibly cool and striking, original Victorian earrings. The 2 and 1/4 inch long earrings are beautifully hand crafted in textured rose gold, artfully decorated with black enamel tracery, and are formed in three distinct sections: a rosette on top, followed by a geo...(more)