*All items in 'What's New' have been posted within the last 30 days
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)
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.
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 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 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 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)
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 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)
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)
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)
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 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)
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)
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!
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.
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.
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)
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)
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!
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 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)
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 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 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 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.
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.
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 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)
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 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 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)
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 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.
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.
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 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)
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)
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!
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)
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)
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)
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)
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 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)
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)
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)
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)
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.
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)
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)
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)
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 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 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.
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)
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 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)
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 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)
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 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)
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)
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)
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 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)
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 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)
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)
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.
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)
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 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.
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 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)
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.
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)
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)
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 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 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)
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)
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 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)
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)
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 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)
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.
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)
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)
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 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)
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 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 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 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)
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)
'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.
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)
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)
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 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)
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)
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 diminutive but dazzling diamond crowns this intricately ornamented 1930s vintage engagement ring, die-struck and hand finished in bright 18 karat white gold.
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 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 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)
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)
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)
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)
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 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.
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 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)
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.
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 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 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)
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.
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)
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)
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)
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)
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)
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)
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)
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)
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 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)
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.
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)
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)
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 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)
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)