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A light and lovely, 3/4 inch wide, open link bracelet, evoking a classic vintage Art Deco feel, is elegantly crafted in rich 18K yellow gold and is ablaze with 9.25 carats of high-quality round brilliant-cut diamonds. Nine graceful tonneau shape links alternate with gently curved 'slave' link...(more)
For a petite finger, a stunning, original Art Deco sparkler - circa 1925 - starring a potent pair of bright-white European-cut diamonds, together weighing just under a half-carat. The dazzling duo is embellished all around with small round diamonds glittering amid intricately hand pierced ornamenta...(more)
This dainty and delectable pendant necklace, from fin de siècle France, is imbued with characteristic Edwardian femininity and design motifs. A freely swinging wreath composed of lustrous natural pearls and rose-cut diamond-set leaves is surmounted by a glittering diamond bow. Delicately ha...(more)
By way of early-twentieth century Chester, England (so the plentiful hallmarks tell us), a classic Edwardian finger-hugger, crafted in 18K yellow gold with a trio of deep blue sapphires and a sparkling quartet of old mine-cut diamonds glistening across your finger. The shoulders are adorned with dee...(more)
In the place of a boring old diamond, this gorgeous Jazz Age jewel features a velvety royal blue round faceted sapphire, weighing 2.62 carats. The radiant gemstone glistens from within a bezel-setting and crowns a truly splendid, classic Art Deco mounting. Crisply die-struck and hand tooled in plati...(more)
A rare sighting: A turquoise breasted, golden crested, red-eyed Robin! A sweet tweet! 18K yellow gold, 1 3/4 by 1 1/4 inches. Circa 1960s.
With a timepiece like this who cares if you're running a little late? This mid-century vintage bracelet watch, crafted in platinum, glitters all around your wrist with an array of bright-white and beautiful marquise, baguette and round diamonds - totaling 3.30 carats. For a petite wrist, this lovely...(more)
A gorgeous and glistening European-cut diamond, weighing 2.10 carats, takes on a geometric look thanks to its artfully fashioned octagonal setting. The steeply beveled top is cornered by four royal blue scissor-cut synthetic sapphires (original to the piece and the period) and is further embellished...(more)
A chic, crisp and contemporary bangle bracelet, substantially hand-crafted in rich 18 karat gold, with 4.25 carats of ice-white, high-quality baguette diamonds glistening across the top in an elegant fluted design. A gorgeous everyday statement bracelet, fitted with a box clasp and safety hinge, mea...(more)
From mid-nineteenth century Scotland, eight wave like plaques of artfully striated gray & white agate (a.k.a. Montrose agate) are assembled and set in silver to form a scalloped circle brooch. Fitted with a necklace loop on the reverse. 1 and 7/8 inches.
A geodesic rose-cut diamond, with an estimated weight of about one-half carat, glistens from within a white gold bezel and between two pair of tiny rose-cut diamonds glinting on each shoulder in this charming antique solitaire engagement ring, hand crafted in 14K rosy-yellow gold. Ring size 7. A bit...(more)
A pudgy, pink, winged cherub (remarkably reminiscent of yours truly as an angelic toddler) is bringing in the harvest in this wonderful and whimsical, intricately hand painted Victorian pin, beautifully framed in 14K yellow gold. A petite 3/4 by 5/8 inch.
This stately original Art Deco engagement ring, die-struck and hand finished in bright and sturdy 14K white gold, circa 1920s-30s, shines front and center with a sparkling European-cut diamond, weighing 1.00 carat, but which presents considerably larger due to its double-tiered geometric setting. Ea...(more)
This classic 'cigar band' style ring from the roaring 20's glitters and gleams with nine bright-white high-voltage old mine-cut diamonds, together weighing 3.35 carats. This dazzling Jazz Age jewel is hand crafted in platinum and is artfully shaped to hug your finger with beautiful diamonds flashing...(more)
A light bluish-gray, high-domed cabochon sapphire, weighing 8 carats, with sharp and distinct asterism (the star phenomenon), is elegantly presented in sophisticated Art Deco fashion in this wonderfully wearable gemstone ring dating from the roaring 20s-30s. The shoulders of the hand fabricated plat...(more)
Crafted in platinum, circa 1950, a central row of bright green emeralds glistens slightly above and between two sparkling rows of bright white round brilliant-cut diamonds in this very cheerful triple-band ring. The size 5 1/2+ ring splits on top of the shank into a lovely trefoil design.
A translucent, marbleized, apple green Burmese jade oval cabochon is crowned with stylized golden leaves in this delightful mid-century pendant. A colorful yet sophisticated low-key look. Accompanied by a Stone Group Lab gemological report indicating the jade to be natural, untreated and of Burmese ...(more)
This traditional Art Deco engagement ring, dating from the 1920s-30s, features a gorgeous European-cut diamond, weighing 1.01 carats, securely held in place by four squared-off trefoil prongs. The beautiful stone sparkles between a pair of slender marquise diamonds which illuminate the top of the sl...(more)
There's a lot going on in this dazzling and ultra-distinctive, high-profile diamond ring from the 1920s. The ring is crowned with a shining .65 carat European-cut diamond and is masterfully sculpted in platinum with maximum attention paid to every nook and cranny. The ring is built up in highly deta...(more)
Classic Art Deco geometric symmetry is embodied in this streamlined diamond engagement ring starring a bright and brilliant transitional European-cut diamond. The scintillating stone weighs one-fifth-of-a-carat and is accompanied left and right by a pair of small sparklers. The architecturally inspi...(more)
A liquid pastel blue emerald-cut aquamarine, weighing 11.00 carats, and boasting sharply cut corners, is artfully presented in this bold Retro mounting artfully composed of intertwined, two-tone gold wire dotted with ten glittering round diamonds. A unique and exceptional bauble, circa 1940s-50s. Th...(more)
For your next black tie affair, a walk down the red carpet, or just vacuuming around the house - a gorgeous and glittering bow tie suffused with 5.00 carats of bright-white European-cut diamonds closely pave-set over realistically folded, silky platinum and accented with slender channels of bright g...(more)
A remarkably brilliant, old European-cut diamond is featured in this quintessential example of Art Deco Design. The platinum mounting is adorned with a decorative pierced gallery and hand tooled engraving on the ring's shank in a stylized wheat motif. The central diamond is further accented on eith...(more)
A rare, wonderful and quite handsome gent's ring from Czarist Russia hand fabricated in 14K rose gold and silver and intricately ornamented all around with a floral and foliate design. The virgin shield shape cartouche awaits your initials or crest. Ring size 11+. Hallmarks on the upper ring shank ...(more)
This original Art Deco jewel - circa 1925 - shines front and center with an ultra-sparkling European-cut diamond, weighing just five points shy of one carat. The mounting is artfully sculpted with architecturally inspired geometric lines filled in with neoclassically derived filigree work, and accen...(more)
Twenty high-domed, lustrous moon rocks - each supporting a glistening blue sapphire dangle - illuminate this rare and wonderful three-piece suite, crafted in silver and dating from the 1930s. Celestial! The necklace measures 19 inches, the earrings measure 5/8 inch from top to bottom.
The sophisticated tooling of this exceptional early 20th century dinner ring clearly reflects the fashion of the romantic Edwardian woman. Elegantly dawning the finest embroidered laces for evening attire, it was essential to accessorize with jewelry that echoed their garment's feminine appearance.T...(more)
Superbly and delicately crafted in platinum during the early part of the last century, this delightful, highly distinctive solitaire engagement ring defies easy categorization. The light and airy open style hints at the Edwardian period but the design elements are neoclassically derived. The angels ...(more)
The very finest in ox-blood colored Mediterranean coral is featured in this stunning yet understated 14k yellow gold ring, hand fabricated by none other than Cartier. The central coral cabochon is elegantly accented with a platinum fan on either side each containing three single-cut diamonds. An ico...(more)
These darling dangling diamond earrings, crafted in radiant rose gold, represent the heart and soul of the Victorian era. Originally worn for candle-lit evening attire, the bright-whitee rose-cut diamond clusters scintillate with every movement, catching light from all angles. Romantic and timeless....(more)
This iconic Art Deco engagement ring, crafted in 14k yellow gold, features a fine white and sparkling old European-cut diamond, weighing a quarter-carat, prong-set in a squared platinum frame. The center diamond is flanked by round, single-cut diamond twinklers on either side which are also elegant...(more)
A radiant and shining pair of natural (no-heat) Ceylon sapphires, together weighing 9.76 carats, are minimally embellished with a sparkling European-cut diamond on top in these very cheerful and colorful classic vintage earrings dating back to the 1930s-1940s. Platinum, with newer lever backs.
An opulent, 1920's vintage European-cut diamond, is brilliantly featured from within an elegantly understated platinum mounting, newly and meticulously hand-fabricated to replace the worn-out original. Every aspect of the original jewel, from the lacy under-gallery to the octagonal symmetry of the d...(more)
The opulent drama of the 1920's is meticulously captured in this Art Deco Ring designed and hand fabricated by Marcus and Co. The platinum ring features a lustrous natural pearl, with a subtle rosé blush. The pearl is mounted within an open milgrained star which is framed by a diamond hexagon. Th...(more)
This very cool nineteenth century starburst brooch presaged the striking geometry of the Art Deco period waiting a few decades around the bend. Two rows of lozenge shape onyx plaques, each set in milgrain finished bezel settings and interspersed with small golden beads, circumscribe a central round ...(more)
A bright and sparkling diamond ménage à trois totaling one carat, centering on a .80 carat old mine-cut diamond. The tantalizing trio is set in a gleaming 14K yellow gold mounting with embossed beading leading to a cinched ring shank. Late Victorian/early twentieth century, ring size 7 1/2.
This late-Edwardian, early Art Deco Jewel can only be described as a graceful platinum delicacy. The central emerald is bezel set and framed with hand-fabricated linear wirework. The slightly elongated design resembles diamond-encrusted lace. Truly a special piece, although we feel it is a little ...(more)
This distinctive, high-style, mid-twentieth century estate bracelet is composed of three rows of stylized buds rendered in highly-textured 18 karat yellow gold. The center row sparkles with 1.50 carats of bright-white, high-quality full-cut diamonds, and the outer rows with 3.50 carats of rich, red,...(more)
This stunning, sparkling and sizable love-knot brooch, circa the 1960s, is superbly crafted with three interwoven, multi-dimensional sections in highly-textured, rich 18 karat yellow gold, and with platinum settings to better set off 2.00 carats of bright-white, brilliant-cut diamonds. 1 and 1/2 inc...(more)
Five flowing rows of round brilliant-cut diamonds, totaling one and three-quarter carats, sparkle like crazy from this chic and lots-of-fun bombe'-shaped bauble from the 1960s-1970s. The rope-textured 18 karat yellow gold ring, with contrasting white gold diamond settings, forms a high-profile glitt...(more)
An adorable and happy little chickadee (actually not so little at 1 1/2 inches) is resting on a sparkling diamond branch. Her belly is of green chrysoprase. Beautifully textured in rich and weighty 18 karat yellow gold.
A superlative and scintillating Art Deco 'cigar band' style ring - circa 1925 - crowned with a bright and beautiful, bezel-set European-cut diamond weighing approx .60 carat. The effervescent center stone is encircled by glittering euro-cut diamonds interrupted on each side by a classic diamond-set ...(more)
A small cluster of grapes, composed of natural freshwater pearls, shimmers and swings freely from a golden branch entwined by a platinum vine and grape leaf. A wine lover's delight by way of turn-of-the-twentieth century Great Britain. 1 9/16 by 3/4 inch.
A classic 1940s vintage rose gold, diamond and ruby Retro bracelet watch centering on a sleekly curved copper color dial with raised sides and diamond studded ends. Wide oval lugs support rectangular ruby-set links leading to a slinky double serpentine bracelet. Swiss 17 jewel movement by Belmar Wat...(more)
You have to hand it to those wild and whimsical Victorians for creating this marvelous pair of bejeweled, braceleted and cuffed hands, each of which is daintily presenting a fanciful foliate token. The hands, which most likely, originally served as necklace clasps, are aglitter with closely-set rose...(more)
A blazing, bright-white European-cut diamond, weighing just three points shy of a half-carat, is beautifully presented in a consummate Art Deco mounting, hand crafted in platinum - circa 1930. The open eye-shaped frame glitters all around with small single-cut diamonds glittering from within individ...(more)
A very bright and vibrant royal blue cushion-cut sapphire, weighing 1.20 carat, is traditionally presented within a sparkling diamond halo in this classic Edwardian jewel, crafted in platinum over 14 karat gold - circa 1910-1920.
A dazzling F color VS2 clarity half-carat transitional round brilliant-cut diamond takes center stage, with supporting performances from a quartet of tiny twinklers, in this graceful classic engagement ring, crisply crafted in platinum with lovely trefoil prongs. Finger size 6.
An extra-sweet and lovely pair of mid-nineteenth century diamond earrings suitable for many an occasion and almost certainly of French origin. A pair of old mine cushion-cut sparklers, totaling half-a-carat, center a radiating design cleverly composed from the numerous golden prongs and orbited by t...(more)
Original yellow gold Art Deco engagement rings are rather scarce, and here we have a superb and stunning example. A bright and shining European-cut diamond, weighing three-quarter-carat, radiates from within a delicately millegrained white gold bezel set atop an engraved octagonal yellow gold top wh...(more)
Although this beautiful European-Cut diamond clocks in at just six points shy of one carat, by virtue of the multi-dimensional hexagonal top it presents considerably larger than its actual weight. The scintillating stone is enhanced by an artful star-like setting, bordered all around with an open zi...(more)
A cool and colorful 'Bulgari-esque' three-stone band ring, crafted in gleaming 18 karat yellow gold, featuring an oval-shaped ruby (weighing just a smidgin shy of one carat) set horizontally in the center, flanked on either side by a pear-shaped gemstone: one sapphire, one emerald. All three stones ...(more)
A sleek and striking finger-hugger, crafted in platinum, circa 1950s, designed and created in homage to perennial Art Deco streamlined style. A glossy black jade saddle gracefully curves over your finger and is bordered top and bottom with sparkling round brilliant-cut diamonds, and on the sides wit...(more)
From the late-1700s/early-1800s. A glistening diamond hand, sculpted in darkly oxidized silver, disembodied from both its arm and its original jewelry context (probably a necklace clasp), has been repurposed into a dramatic, whimsical and weird stickpin. Thoroughly studded with about one-and-a-half ...(more)
A rather intriguingly colored blue star sapphire with distinct color zoning, ranging from light bluish-gray to deep indigo blue, distinguishes this otherwise classic mid-century vintage gent's ring. The 9 carat gemstone displays a shimmering six-legged star and glows between a pair of glistening str...(more)
This classic Jazz Age adornment - circa 1925 - features a captivating centerpiece designed around four marquise diamonds. The sparkling quartet is embellished all around with glittering round diamonds forming a stylized scalloped frame punctuated on each end with a pair of glistening green emerald c...(more)
Sinuous, interlocking, mirror-image flowers, bejeweled with shimmering seed pearls and vibrant yellowish-green demantoid garnets, comprise this enchanting Art Nouveau brooch and/or watch pin, hand crafted in 15K yellow gold, hence of English origin - circa 1900. The loop on the back accommodates a p...(more)
An old and interesting natural jadeite carving depicting ripe peaches and flowing leaves. The substantial gemstone displays a lustrous celedon green color and is backed and outlined in silver. A captivating work of wearable Asian art. Just shy of 2 inches by 1 1/4 inches. Chinese mark on the reverse...(more)
A quite unusual and very striking bracelet, designed with stylized tank tread links and rendered in contrasting 14K rose and green gold, by none other than America's most celebrated jeweler - Tiffany & Co.. A wonderful wearable rarity - circa 1940s. 6 3/8 by 5/8 inches.
A bright translucent oval jadeite cabochon, with a vibrant rich green hue, is bezel-set in rich and substantial 18 karat yellow gold and is held in place by a fully fluted ring shank supported with a platinum under gallery. An exceptionally lovely, tailored, low profile, neo-classical style jade rin...(more)
A tantalizing trio of European-cut diamonds, together weighing just over one carat, sparkle mightily between stylized diamond-set tulip motifs on the side gallery, and triangular-set stones on the shoulders. Gracefully applied hand pierced scrolling, delicate millegraining and hand engraved details ...(more)
A sunshine bright European-cut diamond, weighing one-fifth-of-a-carat, radiates solo from within a floating, two-tiered hexagonal setting atop a superbly ornamented bombe mounting. A stunning original Art Deco sparkler, die-struck, hand pierced and hand engraved in gleaming 14K white gold - circa 19...(more)
A sparkling, modestly proportioned, illusion-set diamond is presented in white gold between sleekly scooped yellow gold shoulders punctuated with white gold rosettes in this darling and distinctive mid-century vintage engagement ring rendered in two-tone gold. Ring size 5 3/4.
Add a little sting to your wardrobe with this bright and shining buzzer, composed of two-tone gold, rose-cut diamond-set wings, ruby eyes and a lustrous pearl derrière, and boasting an impressive 1 and 5/8 inch wingspan. Her heart shaped wings are delicately pierced with triangular and diamond shap...(more)
A bold and beautiful bauble featuring a lavender-purple faceted oval amethyst comfortably nestled in an elaborately designed and rendered bombe mounting evocative of the work of Buccellatti. The Italianate mounting is crafted in rose gold and darkened silver punctuated with a half dozen glittering ...(more)
A vibrant, deep cornflower blue, round faceted sapphire radiates from atop an intricately detailed and gracefully domed ring, crafted in platinum in emulation of early twentieth century Edwardian/Art Deco style. The crisply beveled octagonal center setting is effectively softened below with fanciful...(more)
A distinctive and dramatic diamond dinner ring, from fin de siècle France, centering on a single round pearl (more than likely natural) atop a spider web lattice glistening with four bezel-set old mine-cut diamonds and a delicately millegrained diamond-set X motif. Elegantly hand crafted in ...(more)
A bright and sparkling European-cut diamond, weighing .68 carat, is the crowning glory of this original Art Deco dazzler, die struck and hand finished in gleaming 18K white gold - circa 1920s-30s. The stunning ring artfully melds characteristic Art Deco geometry on top and feminine filigree below. T...(more)
A scintillating transitional round brilliant-cut diamond, weighing .40 carat, sparkles non-stop between two pair of glittering single-cut diamonds in this traditional classic, crafted in platinum - circa 1950s. The beautiful center stone radiates in high-profile from within a four-cornered setting t...(more)
This weighty 18K hinged bangle is composed of 10 bezel-set, royal blue oval lapis cabochons alternating with coiled, or striated, 18K yellow gold sections for a tailored modern look. 1980's vintage.
We've recreated one of our favorite early-twentieth century mountings to showcase this gorgeous original, 1920s-30s vintage, 3.12 carat European-cut diamond. The beautifully cut, high-clarity stone sparkles with just the faintest tinge of color (perceptible mainly from the side) and is intricately, ...(more)
An exemplary original early-Art Deco (circa 1920) three-stone ring, elegantly handcrafted in platinum and featuring, in the center, a sparkling old mine-cut diamond weighing one-and-a-half carats. The sun-bright diamond is aided and abetted, left and right, by a pair of old mine-cut diamonds, togeth...(more)
A stunning and streamlined, original Art Deco engagement ring, sleekly styled in 18K white gold - circa 1920s-30s - showcasing a sparkling European-cut diamond, weighing just two points shy of three-quarter-carat and bearing a GIA Diamond Grading Report stating J color - VS1 clarity. The beautiful s...(more)
From the apex of the Art Deco period - circa 1925 - via Paris, France, comes this exquisite platinum and diamond jewel featuring a rich and ravishing, royal-blue, natural emerald-cut sapphire originating from the long ago exhausted mines of old Burma. The gorgeous 3.50 carat rectangular sapphire is ...(more)
Victorian grace and refinement is embodied in this elegant choker necklace. A diamond-set, ten-petal flower brooch with diamond-topped stamens, crafted in warmly oxidized silver over rose gold was repurposed in the 20th century serving as the romantic centerpiece of this necklace, glistening betwee...(more)
Two halves of natural jade make a whole bangle bracelet, hinged and clasped in 14K yellow gold adorned with hand engraved foliate designs. The top half displays a white-to-lavender background marbled with bright apple green; the bottom half is mostly white with light green highlights. This amply siz...(more)
A classic two-piece jade hinged bangle bracelet transitioning in color from frothy white, with tiny touches of green, to lavender and butterscotch at the clasp. The matching 14K yellow gold hinge and clasp are hand engraved with a bamboo motif. This lovely memento from the Orient fits a 7+ inch wris...(more)
A cool, deep glacier-blue emerald-cut aquamarine, measuring 10 carats, brightly glistens above and between a pair sparkling diamond-set plaques, adorned with decorative pierced details and fine milgraining, in this consummate Art Deco and smile-inducing jewel, crafted in platinum - circa 1930s.
A lustrous natural pearl nuzzles close to a sparkling old mine-cut diamond in this delightful toi et moi (you and me) ring, hand fabricated in platinum and 18K yellow gold, dating back to the Edwardian period - circa 1910. Eight glittering rose-cut diamonds add an extra glint to the shoulders...(more)
A tantalizing trio of rich royal blue, natural no-heat, cushion-cut sapphires - totaling just a tad shy of 2 carats - alternate with two pair of vertically-set sparkling round diamonds in this classic Victorian ‘carved’ ring by way of late-nineteenth/early-twentieth century Great Britain. A gra...(more)
A bright electric red tourmaline (a.k.a. rubelite), weighing 1.90 carats, is a dead ringer for a gemmy Burmese ruby in this very striking and stunning Art Deco bombe ring, crisply crafted in platinum - circa 1920s-30s. The luscious red gemstone crowns a diamond studded geodesic dome adorned in class...(more)
An uber cool and striking Retro ring, circa 1940s, magnificently sculpted in 14 karat yellow gold around a deeply saturated cabochon garnet - an atypical gemstone for the period. The bold and brassy ring shimmers on one side with a pair of sizable, elongated straight baguette diamonds, and on the ot...(more)
This sweetheart of a sparkler punches way above it's half-carat total diamond weight. Nine closely-set old mine-cut diamonds gang up to create non-stop glitter in this classic Victorian cluster ring, hand fabricated, circa 1890, in 18K rosy-yellow gold. The lower ring shank of this century-and-a-qua...(more)
This classic, 7/8 inch long, Jazz Age jewel is masterfully hand crafted in platinum to closely and comfortably hug your finger. A glittering assemblage of old mine and single-cut diamonds are arrayed over an artfully pierced, finely millegrained, hand engraved dinner ring. A timeless original Art D...(more)
An artful assemblage of natural forest green jadeites - two ovals, two pear shapes and a marquise in each earring, are dotted with sparkling diamonds and wrapped in gleaming yellow gold to evoke lustrous leaves in these stunning, high-style earclips dating from late last century. The earrings are ac...(more)
Sizable and striking lapis lazuli and diamond earrings to go with anything from blue jeans to blue satin. A pair of deep royal blue octagonal lapis lazuli plaques are bezel-set in yellow gold and float inside glittering diamond and finely millegrained silver frames which lend a classic vintage look....(more)
An entrancing, electric royal blue cushion-cut sapphire, weighing 3.50 carats, radiates between pairs of sparkling round diamonds and sleek straight baguettes, in a traditional presentation, hand fabricated in platinum during the middle of the last century. The gorgeous gemstone is secured by four t...(more)
A 21 inch long necklace comprising numerous solid barrel shape beads strung on a gold foxtail chain and secured with a cute and whimsical frog shape clasp. A substantial and weighty necklace in deep, rich 18K yellow gold. The clasp is stamped with a mallard (duck) head maker's (artist's) mark and 1...(more)
Seven single-cut diamonds sizzle across your finger in this slender and sparkling compliment to your vintage engagement ring. Hand crafted in platinum - circa 1950 - ring size 5 1/2.
Art Deco geometry and feminine filigree artfully coalesce in this extra-lovely 1920s-30s engagement ring, die struck and hand finished in gleaming 18K white gold. The ring sparkles night and day with a bright and beautiful European-cut diamond, weighing one-fifth-of-a-carat. Stamped inside the size ...(more)
Glittering dark red flowers surmounted by quatrefoil clusters, composed of faceted Bohemian garnets, swing and sway over your shoulders in these classic late-nineteenth/early-twentieth century ear drops from Czechoslovakia. Crafted in metal with newly added 14K ear wires. 1 by 5/8 inch.
A gorgeous pink natural conch pearl is nestled in this classic Edwardian-style halo mounting (though it may date from the 1920s-30s), finely hand crafted platinum over 14 karat white gold, and framed by 1.00 carat of sparkling old mine-cut diamonds. Conch pearls are a very rare natural pearl from th...(more)
A bright and brilliant transitional European-cut diamond, weighing .68 carat, sparkles solo from within a finely millegrained collet setting in this classic solitaire engagement ring, artfully hand crafted, hand engraved and intricately ornamented in platinum. Understated elegance par excellence. Ri...(more)
What a happy coincidence! Your family crest is masterfully carved into a deep teal and jasper colored bloodstone. The intaglio is presented in neoclassical/ancient style in a fluted 18K yellow gold frame. The top measures 3/4 inch. Ring size 8+.
A faceted round sapphire, weighing 1.10 carats, casts an enchanting violet-pink pastel glow between a pair of sparkling mirror-image diamond flares, in this uniquely beautiful vintage platinum ring dating from the second or third quarter of the last century. Ring size 4 3/4.
A striking and sizable diamond shaped citrine, framed with fanciful hand engraving, casts a golden glow from this very cheerful and sunshiny Victorian bauble. 1 1/2 by 1 inch.
A cheerful Victorian five-stone ring, crafted in 15K rosy-yellow gold, hence of British origin, highlighting three bright blue turquoises alternating with a pair of sparkling old mine-cut diamonds. A nineteenth century sweetheart in a ring size 5 1/2.
Crisply die-struck and hand detailed in gleaming 18K white gold, this consummate Art Doc engagement ring, from the 1920s-30s, stars a bright-white and sparkling European-cut diamond weighing .55 carat. The stone sizzles between diamond-studded stair steps leading to a fully hand engraved size 5 1/4+...(more)
This dazzling and highly distinctive Art Deco engagement ring, dating from the 1920s-30s, presents a bright and sparkling European-cut diamond weighing just five points shy of a half-carat. The beautiful stone shines solo from atop an artfully ornamented mounting, die-struck and hand finished in gle...(more)
An icy-white, high-quality transitional European/round brilliant-cut diamond, weighing .62 carat, sizzles and shines from the center of a classic Art Deco engagement ring, crisply die-struck and hand finished in platinum - circa 1930s. The high-voltage centerstone is embellished on each side with a ...(more)
This highly unusual 16 1/2 inch platinum necklace glitters all around with faceted diamond beads, or briolettes, graduating in size and color in various translucent honey-colored hues. We estimate the total diamond weight at 14 carats.
A bright-white and blazing, high-caliber transitional European-cut diamond sizzles between a pair of sharply angled, sparkling diamond-set shoulders in this dynamic late-Art Deco engagement ring, sleekly die-struck and hand finished in platinum - circa 1930s. Ring size 7 1/4.
A bright vibrant red natural Burma ruby shares equal billing with a sunshiny old mine-cut diamond in this ultra-sweet and lovely sparkler from nineteenth century France. The radiant pair are set in platinum buttercup settings on either side of a trio of round European-cut diamond sparklers. The curv...(more)
A lustrous, creamy-white, 8.3 millimeter, natural bullet-shape pearl blasts-off from the center of this unique and magnifique 1920s vintage Art Deco ring, artfully hand crafted in platinum and glittering on all four sides with small single-cut diamonds set amidst finely millegrained decorative open ...(more)
A substantial and hefty, antique, three-dimensional natural jade carving of variegated medium apple green color, depicting a luscious peach with leaves and blossoms. A treasure for your pocket, purse vitrine or desktop. The jade measures 2 1/8 inch long by just shy of 1 3/4 inches wide; 46 grams.
Here is one of the most uniquely beautiful vintage jade rings we've seen in some time. This highly translucent and sizable (3/4 by 1/2 inch) double cabochon displays a lush glowing green color with an enchanting play of variegated hues that the most expert photography cannot begin to capture. The go...(more)
A divine double-sided antique key-wind pocket and/or pendant watch in 18 karat yellow gold by Henry Capt - Geneva, circa 1880. A distinctive and fanciful scalloped outline and meticulous and elaborate ornamentation with floral repousse motifs on both sides makes for a truly beautiful and feminine ti...(more)
A unique and strikingly beautiful bouquet brooch, intricately hand crafted in silver over gold and glittering with 1.50 carats of old mine and rose-cut diamonds, accented with tiny emeralds and highlighting translucent, glowing green, jade-like leaves which are actually carved from natural green chr...(more)
A mid-century diamond sparkler centering on a buttercup-set, bright-white, high-quality round brilliant-cut diamond, weighing .18 carat, surrounded by 18 glittering diamond-set flames or leaves. This cheerful diamond cocktail ring becomes all the more cheerful when you add cocktails! 14K white gold,...(more)
Streamlined Art Deco style and sophistication is in full sparkle in this sleekly tapered bracelet featuring a central row of five bright-white high-quality marquise diamonds. The coruscating quintet is bordered by a double row of small round European-cut diamonds, all of which are accentuated with f...(more)
If there ever was a showstopping WOW! ring, this is it! A sparkling European-cut diamond, weighing 1.85 carats, floats inside a finely milgrained bezel (effectuating an enhanced outline) and slightly above a truly majestic octagonal frame glistening with seamlessly-set tapered baguette sapphires (b...(more)
Five feet (plus change) of intricate, finely textured links create this wonderfully versatile nineteenth-century Victorian classic, adjustable in length with the help of a striking shield shape double slide, overlaid, textured and enameled with characteristic ornamentation of the period. Wear it ful...(more)
A radiant royal blue oval sapphire, weighing 1.80 carats, glistens and glows between a pair of sparkling pear shape diamonds, all of which are bezel set in rich 18K yellow gold, in this contemporary, yet timeless, right hand, or non-conformist, engagement ring. Ring size 7 1/2.
Crisply die-struck in highly unusual 19K white gold, circa 1920, a superbly styled original Art Deco engagement ring featuring a bright and beautiful .42 carat European-cut diamond. The scintillating stone crowns a sophisticated, architecturally inspired mounting adorned with characteristic geometri...(more)
Two pair of bright-white old mine-cut diamonds swing and sparkle from within white gold 'compass' settings in these delightful Art Deco double drop earrings. 5/8 inch long.
Six royal blue, pyrite flecked carved lapis lazuli florets, enwrapped in golden sunflower petals, overlay a classic 'panther style' link bracelet crafted in gleaming 18K yellow gold. A contemporary classic. 11/16 inch wide by 7 1/2 inches in length.
From San Francisco's oldest and most-celebrated retail jeweler, since the days of the Gold Rush, comes this extraordinary Art Deco jewel, artfully handcrafted in platinum - circa 1925. A bright white and sparkling European-cut diamond, weighing 1.07 carat, crowns an elegantly styled mounting glitter...(more)
Understated elegance, par excellence, is embodied in this exquisite Edwardian-era solitaire engagement ring, artfully handcrafted in platinum - circa 1915. A gorgeous and glistening European-cut diamond, weighing .90 carat, sparkles solo from within a finely millegrained collet setting, supported b...(more)
Fabulous 18K yellow gold ladies Art Deco era black enameled compact with geometric gold inlay details and a central jadeite, coral and rose cut diamond floral motif. The compact opens to reveal a mirror, lipstick case and compartment for rouge and measures 2 long by 3 wide and 1/2 thick. With French...(more)