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Few 1920s vintage engagement rings come sweeter than this extra-lovely, sparkling jewel, die-struck and hand finished in two-tone 18K white gold (on top) and 14K yellow gold (on the side gallery and ring shank) with fanciful filigree adorning all sides.
A petite, yet powerful (in sparkle), mid-century (1940s-50s) vintage engagement ring, crafted in two-tone 14K gold and gleaming front and center with a high-color, round brilliant-cut diamond weighing just over a quarter-of-a-carat. A tiny twinkler enlivens each gently tapered shoulder. Sweet.
This lovely ring was recently crafted in crisp platinum over 18 karat yellow gold in London, England in a classic antique style. The sparkling oval peridot radiates with a delicious apple green color and is surrounded by twinkling diamonds in delicate milgrained settings. Ring measures 5/8 inch by 1...(more)
A central half-carat old mine-cut diamond is closely embraced all around by eight smaller family members, bringing the total diamond weight to one-and-a-half-carats, in this classic ultra-sparkler, crafted - circa 1900 - in two-tone white gold (on top) and rose gold (below). Glisten!
A pair of diamond headlights with their high-beams always on, join forces to create an ultra-mega-watt impact in this fabulous Art Deco twin-stone, or bypass, ring, handcrafted in platinum - circa 1930s. The two bright-white, high-quality European-cut diamonds weigh 1.71 and 1.70 carats respectively...(more)
A spectacular, singular and showstopping diamond bracelet with an exotic pedigree. Twenty-eight carats of bright-white and sparkling round diamonds culminate in the center with sprays of baguettes and is masterfully handcrafted in platinum with 'spring wire' that wraps snug around and wrist and clos...(more)
A bright-white and super-sparkling round brilliant-cut diamond, weighing 3.03 carats, and bearing a GIA Diamond Grading Report stating: H color - *I1 clarity (laser drilled), radiates between trios of shimmering straight baguette diamonds (totaling .70 carats), all of which are set in a hand fabrica...(more)
This exquisite and impressive jewel, in glorious blue & white, dates from the first or second decade of the twentieth century and thus displays a combination of Edwardian and Art Deco design characteristics. A rich cornflower blue oval sapphire, weighing 3.00 carats, is flanked by a sizable pair...(more)
A green gold lovebird and a rose gold lovebird only have eyes for each other on this remarkable circa 1880 Aesthetic Movement sterling silver bangle bracelet. Featuring masterful hand-engraving and gold overlay of our fine feathered friends on their blossoming branch, and edged with a wonderful arch...(more)
A rare and radiant pair royal blue emerald-cut sapphires (natural color/no-heat), together weighing 4.50 carats, are enshrined in platinum and diamond settings in these classic Art Deco drop ear drops, dating back to the 1930s. These truly beautiful earrings measure 1 3/16 inches long.
A gorgeous platinum and diamond engagement ring, recently handcrafted in San Francisco by one of our finest European-trained jewelers. A gorgeous and gleaming, 1.60 carat vintage European-cut diamond is set in a four-cornered setting which adds extra dimension to the outline of the stone. The diamon...(more)
This fabulous and thoroughly feminine original Edwardian engagement ring, dating back to the first or second decade of the twentieth century, blazes with a bright-white and beautiful European-cut diamond weighing 1.65 carats, set in high-profile. The solitaire style setting is delicately hand crafte...(more)
We hate to part with this amazingly gorgeous, original Art Deco ruby and diamond ring - (but that's what we do for a living). A luscious, electric candy apple red, square emerald-cut ruby, accompanied by an GIA certificate stating: no-heat - Burma origin, radiates from within a superb and stunning p...(more)
A bright and lively European-cut diamond, weighing .83 carat and dating back to the 1930s, has found a new home in a recently made platinum and diamond engagement ring mounting. The beautiful ring is fashioned in classic Art Deco style and is artfully beveled on each side with 16 tiny old mine-cut d...(more)
A sizable circular mosaic composed of many colored agates frame a glistening golden citrine beaming from within a silver buttercup setting, in this 2 inch diameter antique Scottish brooch. A beauty.
This lovely and gleaming mid-nineteenth century fringed collar necklace most likely hails from England, and celebrates the Greco-Etruscan Revival style in vogue at the time. Beautifully crafted in sterling silver, this necklace measures 17 1/4 inches long and 5/8 inch wide.
An exquisite Edwardian setting, finely crafted in lacy 18 karat white gold and exhibiting a touch of Art Deco flair, presents a rather unusual, bright and shining, one carat center stone. The beautiful diamond is not quite an antique cushion-cut, and not quite a European-cut, but an old mine-cut rou...(more)
This classic mid-century engagement ring, crafted in platinum, circa 1940s-50s, sparkles mightily with a bright and shining European-cut diamond weighing 2.80 carats. The radiant rock is traditionally presented between a pair of sloped shoulders, each glittering with a trio of small old mine diamond...(more)
A noble Indian chief is hand carved in gray, blue and green opal and is suspended from a twinkling rose-cut diamond bail and 16 inch collet-set opal platinum chain. A unique work of native American inspired jewelry from the 1920s-30s.
These classic and enchanting vintage-style diamond stud earrings are beautifully crafted to emulate Edwardian period originals, which are nearly impossible to find at double the price. Featuring a floral cluster of bright-white European-cut diamonds set in finely milgrained 18 karat white gold and b...(more)
From the fin de siècle comes this rare, romantic and ravishing necklace cascading with fifteen shiny pink conch pearls and a glittering array of old mine and rose-cut diamonds. This exquisite antique jewel is lightly crafted in platinum over gold and is designed with eight graduated hearts a...(more)
This rare, wonderful and ravishing Art Deco jewel glistens and glows with a vibrant, royal blue, elongated oval sapphire, accompanied by a GIA certificate stating 'No Heat - Sri Lanka (Ceylon) origin'. The gorgeous, 5/8 inch long gemstone resides in its original home - a splendid Art Deco platinum a...(more)
A sparkling trio of bright-white European-cut diamonds are compass set in the center of three concentric golden circles in this charming 1930s-1940s vintage necklace drop. .35 carats total, 1 5/8 inches long including loop. This piece dangles from an 18 inch, 14 karat yellow gold chain.
This sleek and streamlined sparkler, circa 1930, stars a sizzling, one-and-one-third carat, European-cut diamond. The beautiful stone is traditionally presented in platinum between a pair of slender baguette diamonds punctuated with a small round diamond leading to a knife-edge ring shank. Strictly ...(more)
A bright-white and sparkling transitional round brilliant-cut diamond, weighing just over half-a-carat, radiates from high atop a stately, architecturally inspired Art Deco engagement ring - circa 1930s. The mounting is die-struck and hand-finished in 18K white gold and is adorned with an artful co...(more)
Gleaming diamond steps lead to a dazzling centerstone in this classic, architectural Art Deco engagement ring, dating back to the 1930s. The .35 carat European-cut diamond presents considerably larger in its artfully sculpted and beveled four-cornered setting. The 14K white gold mounting is die-stru...(more)
From the first or second decade of the twentieth century, a hypnotic pair of glowing, and sizable, round moonstones are spectacle set between a single radiant red ruby. The larger of the two stones measures 11/16 inch across and the overall pendant measures 1 3/4 inches with a 16 inch necklace. Lumi...(more)
This singular and sensational sparkler, from the 1930s, radiates front and center with a gorgeous 1.20 carat European-cut diamond. The center stone beams atop an especially graceful Art Deco setting designed and rendered in a highly stylized, mirror-image wing motif glistening with an array of brigh...(more)
A festive holiday, or anytime, necklace from the 1920s-30s composed of 18K gold green and white guilloche enameled cylinders connected by a seed pearl dotted platinum chain. 17 1/2 inches long with some slight enamel wear here and there. Think green.
Five bright-white and beautiful European-cut diamonds, set in finely milgrained octagonal settings and accented with triangle sapphires, serve as the center of attention in this stunning and pristine Art Deco bracelet - circa 1930. Although the five central diamonds measure under one-carat each (tot...(more)
Fasten your seat belt! This stunning platinum and diamond buckle ring protects your finger in high-style with an endless circle of shimmering baguette diamonds - about 5.00 carats total - secured on top with a sparkling diamond buckle. This sensational band ring measures just a 32nd of an inch shy o...(more)
A radiant blue, round faceted sapphire, weighing 1.83 carats, serves as the center knot of this fun and festive bow-motif ring, crafted in platinum and sparkling with 1.60 carats of bright-white baguette and round brilliant-cut diamonds. This stunning, hand-fabricated smile-maker dates from the 1950...(more)
This classic three-stone estate ring, crafted in platinum, glistens and glows with a gorgeous bright-green Colombian emerald weighing 1.89 carats, but, due to its beautiful 'layout', it presents every bit of two carats-plus. The gemstone radiates between a shimmering pair of bright-white trapezoid-s...(more)
A coruscating (sparkling, that is) European-cut diamond, weighing 1.18 carats, beams and gleams from within a consummate Art Deco engagement ring, superbly handcrafted in platinum at the height of the design period - circa 1920s. The magnificent mounting is fashioned with gracefully interlocking geo...(more)
This sparkling and pristine wedding set dating from the Fabulous Fifties has charm and flair to spare. The stylized flower design features a bright quarter-carat round brilliant-cut diamond at the center, surrounded by curving leaves or petals studded with glittering single-cut diamonds. The matchin...(more)
Scandinavian modern minimalism meets with timeless vintage flair in this sleekly fashioned wedding set from Sweden, c.1969. A dazzling 1.33 carat round brilliant-cut diamond is the star of this crisp six-prong setting, beautifully hand-fabricated in 18 karat white gold with a cool, geometric Art Dec...(more)
A high-color European-cut diamond, weighing .60 carats, is presented in classic Edwardian fashion in this fine and thoroughly feminine engagement ring, lovingly crafted in platinum - circa 1915. The diamond sparkles between twinkling diamond-set trefoil motifs and above light and lacy filigree scrol...(more)
We don't often see 1920-30s vintage engagement rings in yellow gold, and this two-tone (white on top) sparkling solitaire is a true beauty.
The ring features a .64 carat transitional round brilliant-cut diamond beaming from within a floating octagonal setting, beveled on the inside to lend the effec...(more)
A super sparkling, high-caliber, transitional European-cut diamond, weighing 1.89 carats and bearing a GIA Diamond Grading Report stating: G color, VVS2 clarity is presented in timeless, traditional style in this exemplary 1930s vintage engagement ring by San Francisco's first and foremost house of ...(more)
Clean Art Deco geometry is the controlling aesthetic in this sleekly tailored platinum and diamond engagement ring, dating from the 1930s. The central .65 carat European-cut diamond beams from within a gracefully flared four-cornered setting between a diamond-set trefoil motif glittering on each sho...(more)
A festive Christmas ornament for all year 'round. This exceptional antique heart-shape pendant locket, delicately crafted in 14K rose gold, glistens all around with alternating old cushion-cut diamonds, rubies and emeralds, all of which are of a bright, crystalline, gemmy quality. The double-puffed ...(more)
In place of a tried-and-true diamond, this dynamic Art Deco ring, or unconventional engagement ring, radiates with a bright, richly saturated, cushion-cut sapphire with an entrancing deep royal blue hue. The striking geometric, architectural, multi-dimensional mounting is accented on each shoulder w...(more)
A rare and astonishingly beautiful pair of bangle bracelets dating from the early twentieth century. Displaying an artful amalgam of closely related styles, a delicate Edwardian design of platinum and diamonds sparkle atop a dramatic backdrop of rich cobalt blue enamel. The bracelets are composed of...(more)
A contemporary engagement ring with vintage flair. A bright-white and sparkling round brilliant-cut diamond, weighing just ten points shy of one carat, scintillates atop a gorgeous platinum and diamond engagement ring mounting. The ring is ornamented all around the sides and gallery with tiny twinkl...(more)
A bright and lively 1920s-30s vintage European-cut diamond, weighing 1.08 carats, has found a sparkling new home in a this superb platinum and diamond mounting, crafted in homage to classic early-twentieth century style by Richard Landi. A pair of shimmering tapered baguette diamonds on the sides, a...(more)
They just don't come more charming than this very special, fully engraved antique buckle ring, superbly handcrafted in rich 18K yellow gold from England. The hallmarks inside the ring shank inform us that this treasure hails from 1878-79 London. 5/16 inch wide, ring size 7 (unsizable).
A stunning and sophisticated original Art Deco choker necklace from the zenith of the design period - circa 1925. The gracefully curved design centers on a geometric arrangement of three baguette diamonds and a pair of fancy shield-shape diamonds radiating outward on each side with sparkling graduat...(more)
This queen-size, showstopping bauble shines day and night with a fabulous cushion-shape aquamarine weighing approximately 38 carats. The cool blue gemstone glistens between V-shape clusters of sparkling full-cut diamonds, all of which are set in gleaming, sturdy 14K white gold. This singular and sen...(more)
A gorgeous, rich, red ruby glows from inside a sparkling halo of bright-white European-cut diamonds in this superb and stunning jewel, recently crafted in England in platinum over 18 karat yellow gold in consummate and classic Victorian style. British hallmarks inside ring shank.
A bright and lively pair of opals, with a predominately blue and green coloration with orange flashes, glow from within sparkling diamond halos in these gorgeous and very wearable earrings, newly made in 18 karat yellow and white gold. 1/2 inch by 7/16 inch.
'Absolutely exquisite' is an understatement in describing this magnificent articulated diamond plaque, that we feature on a black velvet sash, and which we believe originates from fin de siècle France, although no hallmarks are apparent. The 3 1/8 inches wide by 2 1/16 inch high jewel is mas...(more)
A truly spectacular, original early-Art Deco pendant - circa 1920 - featuring a gorgeous, cool Caribbean-blue briolette aquamarine measuring 2-inches-long and weighing 80 carats. The rare and radiant gemstone is crowned with a double-sided platinum cap glistening with rose-cut diamonds and accented ...(more)
A sparkling array of round, baguette and marquise diamonds, totaling 3.75 carats, join forces in this classic Art Deco double-clips and brooch combo, handcrafted in platinum - circa 1930. Architectural geometry combined with decorative openwork make for a striking design reminiscent of characteristi...(more)
This is a thin, geometric inspired band featuring small diamonds set in diamond shaped settings. A perfect match with many different styles of engagement rings. This band is available in platinum, 18 karat white and yellow gold. We have many sizes available in stock so please contact us for order in...(more)
An exquisitely fashioned Edwardian/early-Art Deco platinum and diamond pendant, circa 1915-1920, surmounts a sparkling one carat pear-shaped diamond drop that, judging from its more recent cut, was presumably added at a later date. The stylized bell-shape top glitters with delicately milgrained, col...(more)
A bright and beautiful transitional European-cut diamond, weighing .44 carat, gleams from within a floating octagonal setting above a fanciful die-struck mounting adorned with light and lacy filigree. Stamped inside the ring shank with upside down U, 18K and a tulip for Arch Crown Company, 1915, New...(more)
A classic Art Deco color combination: Black & White & Vermillion adds dramatic sophistication to this strikingly beautiful Art Deco bracelet, crafted in platinum - circa 1930. Six black onyx ovals overlapped with vivid orange-red enameled teardrops alternate with open sparkling diamond links...(more)
A dazzling dream ring - circa 1910-1920. An icy-white, high-clarity moval diamond (an elongated oval or rounded tipped marquise), weighing 1.63 carats and bearing a GIA Diamond Grading Report stating: E color - VS1 clarity, sparkles mightily from within its original home - an exquisite plati...(more)
An outstanding, low-profile, diamond engagement ring from the Art Deco era. A bright-white .55 carat European-cut diamond is bezel set and brightened with small accent diamonds across the top of the ring, and is further decorated with a pierced Greek key pattern on the under gallery. This ring is a ...(more)
A coruscating quintet of bright-white European-cut diamonds, totaling 2.00 carats, shine shoulder-to-shoulder to create a continuous flash across your finger in this quintessential Victorian retrospective carved ring, dating from the 1920s-30s. The vintage ring is superbly crafted in rich 18K yellow...(more)
A scintillating .90 carat European-cut diamond presents all of one carat in a double milgrained hexagonal setting, gleaming atop a sleekly fashioned solitaire engagement ring, die-struck and hand finished in 18K white gold - circa 1920s. The side gallery is ornamented with closely spaced, vertical p...(more)
A stunning Art Deco platinum and diamond engagement ring for a very lucky bride-to-be. The gorgeous engagement ring centers on a bright-white and shimmering square emerald-cut diamond, weighing just shy of half-a-carat. The diamond is embraced left and right by a sparkling geometric motif set with s...(more)
A multi-chromatic opal glowing with electric confetti shines from within a sparkling European-cut diamond halo in this colorful classic dating from the early twentieth century. Just over 1/2 inch in length by 7/16 inch wide.
This lovely solitaire engagement ring dates back to the 1920s and features a bright-white and sparkling old mine-cut diamond weighing just over a quarter-carat. The light and airy 18K white gold mounting is is adorned on all sides with decorative openwork details.
This sleek and sophisticated Art Deco jewel, dating from the zenith of the design period - circa 1925-30, is designed around eight slender bright-white and scintillating European-cut marquise diamonds, half of which are framed in vibrant green calibre emeralds. The four alternating marquise diamonds...(more)
A gleaming golden 'gate' bracelet from late-nineteenth century Great Britain equipped with an oversize spring ring and a padlock charm that formerly served as the clasp until someone permanently misplaced the key. 15K gold, 7 inches long by 3/8 inch wide.
Few come finer or as fabulous as this original Art Deco jewel, handcrafted in platinum - circa 1920s-30s, and featuring a bright and shining, high-crowned, old mine-cut diamond, weighing 2.20 carats. The radiant rock is artfully framed in an octagonal-shaped top shimmering with four straight baguett...(more)
A splendid and sparkling transitional European-cut diamond, weighing 2.03 carats, shines loud and proud from atop a light and airy, newly made Edwardian-style mounting, crafted in platinum and glistening with mine-cut diamonds. The artfully designed ring makes use of open space to accentuate the rad...(more)
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)
They don't come much sweeter than this ravishing necklace, dating from the turn-of-the twentieth century, by the renowned American jewelry manufacturer - Frank Krementz Company of Newark NJ 1915-1950. This thoroughly feminine jewel is composed of bright, light turquoise and shimmering freshwater pea...(more)
A richly colored antique pendant, circa 1890, glowing with a deep amber-color, faceted Madeira citrine. The enchanting gemstone is elegantly presented in a delicately ornamented frame alternating with shimmering natural seed pearls and fan-shape Etruscan Revival-style motifs. A true Victorian jewel ...(more)
The goddess of Victory - Nike, is divinely handcarved in a glowing, many-splendored opal with her wings aflame. The wreath-bearing deity bestrides a golden globe and is surrounded by a sparkling constellation of old mine-cut diamonds. A truly unique and astonishingly beautiful mid-nineteenth century...(more)
An exceptionally lovely engagement ring and matching wedding band, die-struck and hand finished in two-tone, yellow and white, 14K gold - circa 1920s - by Silverman, Kohn & Wallenstein Inc., a noted New York based jewelry manufacturer of the period. Both rings are graced with orange blossom moti...(more)
A gorgeous electric-blue cushion-cut sapphire, weighing 1.05 carats, radiates from the center of a sparkling diamond bow, composed of eight bright-white marquise and two pear-shape diamonds, in this splendid estate ring by America's premier purveyor of lovely things in small packages - Tiffany &...(more)
A super sparkling old European-cut diamond, weighing 1.68 carats, shines almost solo from within this exquisitely detailed solitaire engagement ring, masterfully handcrafted in platinum - circa 1920. The scintillating center stone is set in a four-cornered setting with sleekly sculpted, hand-engrave...(more)
A bright, radiant old mine-cut diamond, weighing 1.35 carats, presents considerably larger in a spacious four-cornered setting beveled inside and out to create a super splashy sparkle. The geometric center is embellished all around with an array of small old mine-cut diamonds that gently curve aroun...(more)
This scintillating sensation features a gorgeous transitional European-cut diamond, weighing 2.46 carats, accompanied by a GIA certificate stating: J color - VS1 clarity. The ravishing rock radiates from within one of the finest and most distinctive newly made vintage style engagement ring mountings...(more)
By the renowned American jeweler - David Webb, a colorful, high fashion, 1960s-70s era hinged bangle bracelet composed of deep vermillion (orangy-red) cabochon corals set in substantial (weighty) 18K yellow gold with a twisted rope border. A rare beauty.
This truly gorgeous Art Deco ring - circa 1930 - radiates front and center with a bright, electric blue cushion shape sapphire, weighing 1.09 carats. The gemstone is set horizontally between shimmering baguette diamonds set in bullet shaped settings crowned with fanciful diamond-set scroll motifs. D...(more)
An icy-white, high-clarity transitional round brilliant-cut diamond, weighing .55 carat, shines bright and beautiful between a shimmering pair of straight baguette diamonds in this tried, true and traditional estate engagement ring, crafted in platinum - circa 1940s-50s - signed Jabel.
Both you and your ring will be the life of the party when you light up the room with this stunning and sensational, high-profile sparkler. This bold bombe shaped bauble is composed of alternating swirls of baguette and pave-set full-cut diamonds, totaling 3.00 carats, culminating in a bright and bea...(more)
A cool and colorful 1920s-30s vintage pendant watch adorned with a multi-chromatic: black, white, yellow, pink, orange, green and three shades of blue floral design, outlined with consummate Art Deco embellishments. This rare beauty measure 1 1/8 inches by 3/4 inch.
A tailored design with vintage flair. Twelve little diamonds are set across the top of the ring in a channel setting with a slight knife-edge shank. Classic! This channel set diamond wedding band is available in platinum, 18 karat white and yellow gold and can be special ordered in your size. Please...(more)
An exquisitely detailed and very distinctive vintage diamond engagement ring, die-struck and hand finished in 14K yellow gold with artfully rendered filigree ornamentation - circa 1930. The Art Deco ring is crowned with a bright-white and beautiful European-cut diamond weighing just a smidgin under ...(more)
By America's most celebrated purveyor of pretty things in small packages. A sweetheart of a ring, elegantly modeled in platinum, displaying a dazzling .20 carat round brilliant-cut diamond orbited by ten tiny full-cut diamonds, all set in milgrained platinum bezels above a gracefully scrolled under ...(more)
A darling and distinctive, 1930s vintage Art Deco band ring, the top third of which glistens with twenty-three single-cut diamonds arrayed in a consummate geometric Art Deco design. Classic open buckle motifs lead to the platinum ring shank, currently a size 9 1/2. By the renowned early-to-mid-twent...(more)
A sweet and petite (5/8 inch across) round antique locket adorned with a graceful foliate design against a black enamel background on the front, and a fanciful Victorian design with traces of worn black enamel on the reverse. This mid-nineteenth century keepsake opens to reveal a double locket compa...(more)
A bright-white and brilliant transitional European-cut diamond, weighing just shy of half-a-carat, sparkles loud and proud atop a traditional mid-century (1940s-50s) vintage engagement ring with a subtle design twist on each shoulder. Crafted in two-tone, yellow and white (on top) gold.
For the well-dressed gentleman who is confident in his masculinity (or not). A pair of bright-purple amethysts are presented in classic mid-century/Retro cufflinks - circa 1950. 1/2 inch by 5/8 inch.
In the literally 'earthshaking' World Series of 1989, the Giants were swept in four straight games by the powerhouse Oakland A's. They weren't going to get their World Series rings, but the National League saw to it that they received something to commemorate their otherwise victorious season. The G...(more)
Stately architectural lines distinguishes this original Art Deco engagement ring, die-struck and hand finished in gleaming 18K white gold - circa 1930. The multi-dimensional design culminates in a bright-white, quarter-carat European-cut diamond flanked on each side with a tiny twinkler for accent. ...(more)
A deep royal blue, round faceted sapphire glistens between a pair of slender marquise diamonds in this sleekly modeled, non-conformist, mid-century vintage engagement ring, crafted in gleaming white gold - circa 1950s-60s.
An unusual and very effective combination of silvery, luminous moonstones and bright turquoise is elegantly employed in this 1940s vintage cluster ring. 11/16 inch diameter.
This sleekly fashioned, mid-century band ring, crafted in platinum circa 1950s, gently curves across your finger with three glistening rows of round single-cut diamonds punctuated on each side with chevron-shaped terminals that seamlessly flow into the ring shank. A streamlined sparkler.
A chic, high-style diamond ring - circa 1940s - sleekly crafted in yellow gold and topped with palladium - a WWII era substitute for platinum, which was needed by our armed forces as a strategic metal. A fun and restive right-hand ring, or an artistic vintage engagement ring.
A talented golden bear forever pedals his unicycle atop a virgin (uncarved that is) agate seal. The ultimate trained seal! Rare, whimsical and wonderful. 1 1/4 inch by 7/8 inch.
Comprised of four geometric plaques centering on a collet set navette diamond flanked on each side with three radiating rows of calibre emeralds punctuated with black onyx - a dramatic combination; this superb, sophisticated and stunning original Art Deco bracelet dates back to the wildly stylish 19...(more)
A glorious and gleaming original Art Deco engagement ring, crafted in platinum - circa 1920s. A bright and lively 1.20 carat old mine-cut diamond is flanked on each side with a pair of shimmering straight baguette diamonds punctuated with a triangular-set diamond, all of which are bordered all aroun...(more)
A glorious and glittering European-cut diamond, weighing .41 carat but presenting considerably larger in a floating, double-tiered, cushion-shape setting, shines solo in this relatively simple, yet highly effective, solitaire engagement ring, die struck and hand finished in two-tone gold - circa 193...(more)
A swingin' silver mummy (sarcophagus, that is, the mummy's in the British Museum) is accompanied left and right by lapis lazuli drops suspended from golden swags, further embellished with enameled ankhs and bell motifs, all of which dangle from a red (in front) and blue (in the back) enameled neck c...(more)
This sleek Art Deco engagement ring, crafted in platinum - circa 1930s, features a deep-blue round faceted sapphire in place of a typical diamond. The gemstone is secured by four trefoil prongs and radiates between a pair of small diamond twinklers. A stramlined knife-edge ring shank adds the finish...(more)
An luminous round cabochon sapphire, with a cool steel gray color and displaying a shimmering star (asterism), is presented in consummate Art Deco style between diamond-set geometric motifs. Crafted in platinum - circa 1930s. The gemstone measures 3/8 inch diameter and weighs approximately 4.00 cara...(more)
Glittering diamond floral motif clip earrings, crafted in platinum and set with 2.00 carats of bright-white, high-quality round brilliant-cut diamonds. These beautiful earrings measure 7/8 inch tall by 3/4 inch wide.
A rare and ravishing jewel from Cartier-Paris, circa 1930s. A gorgeous, bright-white European-cut diamond, weighing 3.28 carats, sizzles between a pair of long and slender straight baguette diamonds (.50 carats total) set in platinum. The diamond is accompanied by a photostat of a GIA certifi...(more)
This original Art Deco jewel, circa 1920s, enwraps your finger in glorious black & white. Gracefully conceived in platinum, a glittering trio of bright-white old mine-cut diamonds are elliptically framed in faceted calibre onyxes to create a classic Art Deco adornment. The onyx calibre is a bit ...(more)
A glittering .18 carat European-cut diamond presents considerably larger
in a beveled hexagonal setting floating inside a textured frame, set in white gold above a yellow gold ring shank and open gallery adorned with an 'X' motif (for kisses!). Sweet.
Soft, elegant, feminine beauty radiates from these fabulous ear drops from the turn-of-the-20th century. Masterfully created in platinum to accentuate two matched pairs of natural pearls: velvety, silvery white semi-baroque teardrops swinging below a line of antique-cut diamonds. A delight. Accompan...(more)
This dazzling and distinctive Art Deco bracelet, hand fabricated in platinum during the 1930s, displays consummate Art Deco geometry accented with deep blue synthetic scissor-cut sapphires (original to the period). The striking centerpiece, which comprises a third of the piece, gently tapers into a...(more)
A bright and lively, much-better-than-bubblegum pink, sapphire is held aloft by glistening diamond-set leaves in this stunning smile-maker, hand fabricated in platinum sometime during mid-twentieth century. You'll love it!
Sparkling and enduring classics. A pair of bright and sizzling, Victorian-era antique cushion-cut diamonds are set in silver-topped yellow gold mountings, each surmounted by a pair of old mine-cut diamonds set in silver and 18 karat gold buttercup settings with posts. The two cushion-cut diamonds to...(more)
Designed and executed in gleaming 18K gold by modern Greeces' celebrated jeweler - Lalaounis, these sizable (1 1/4 inch) textured spiral earrings are evocative of ancient Greece with their exotically primitive look and feel. High style.
This distinctive and dynamic dazzler gracefully curves and flashes across your finger with four rows of glittering European and single-cut diamonds culminating in a central .55 carat European-cut diamond. A very special, stunning and impressive super-sparkler. Just shy of one inch wide by 5/16 inch.
Colorful simplicity. A bright splash of cool blue is presented with minimal (almost invisible) fuss in this modern aquamarine pendant featuring an 11.00 carat pear-shape gemstone nestled in an 18K yellow gold wire setting, surmounted by a gleaming golden loop. The aqua measures 3/4 inch by 1/2 inch,...(more)
While waiting to dress your tresses, this rare and wonderful pair of hair barrettes, each measuring 1 and 1/4 inch long, reside in their original green and gold box. Darling, circa 1900.
A high quality H color VS1 clarity 1/3 carat European-cut diamond shines bright and larger than expected in the center of this illusion-style mid-century engagement ring. Each side is accented with a small diamond. Vintage charm.
Meet the beetles! Twenty-one actual scarabs with iridescent green carapaces - and no two are exactly the same!. Each is mounted atop a 10 karat rose gold four-prong setting. Exotic Egyptian Revival a.k.a. 'Cleopatra's ornaments' - circa 1850. 16 inches. This necklace is extremely delicate and has t...(more)
Pretty, sparkling, and easy to wear, these high-quality diamond drop earrings are crafted in gleaming 18 karat white gold and feature two bright square-cut diamonds turned on their axes and surrounded with a glittering round-brilliant diamond border. Earrings measure 7/8 inch long from top of earwir...(more)
Somewhere along the line the original two-carat diamond was replaced with a blazing round faceted sapphire in this classic Art Deco ring or engagement ring, hand fabricated in platinum - circa 1930s. The electric blue gemstone is orbited by a broken circle of tiny twinkling round diamonds which cont...(more)
A stunning pair of late-Edwardian~early-Art Deco bracelets, dating from the first or second decade of the twentieth century, joins hands to create a remarkable all around choker necklace. Each bracelet features eight bright-white collet-set European-cut diamonds, all sixteen of which total 12.00 car...(more)
A big, bold gold and bodacious high-fashion ring by the celebrated and individualistic American jeweler - David Webb. Conceived and crafted as a stylized love knot in gleaming 18K gold with David Webb's characteristic hammer finish.
This fabulous, original Art Deco engagement ring, circa 1930, features a bright and beautiful .70 carat European-cut diamond radiating from atop a marvelously fashioned mounting imbued with classic Art Deco architectural artistry. The centerpiece and shoulders are linked with a diamond-studded buckl...(more)
This distinctive and tres chic Art Deco engagement ring, dating from the late thirties to early forties, showcases a gorgeous 2.20 carat mine-cut diamond in a floating square frame, attended by rows of looping ribbons studded with glittering single-cut diamonds. Meticulously hand fabricated in plati...(more)
A very lovely and very wearable late-Art Deco bracelet watch, crafted in platinum and diamonds, circa 1930s, by Hamilton. The cushion-shape dial is framed in single-cut diamonds and flare out on each side with a tapered row of shimmering baguette diamonds followed by a marquise diamond, all of which...(more)
This captivating and romantic antique diamond ring features a dazzling one carat European-cut diamond, encircled by 14 twinkling mine-cut diamonds (for a total of 1.30 carats) all arrayed in very pretty 14 karat rose gold. This original late-nineteenth century antique diamond cluster has been carefu...(more)
Double interlinking tubular links of gleaming 14K rose gold make for a very lovely and very wearable everyday bracelet from Italy. 7 inches by 9/16 inch.
During WWII our armed forces required platinum for strategic purposes and substituted palladium (a more peaceful precious metal) for jewelry production. Thus, we can confidently date this classic late-Art Deco engagement ring to the early-1940s. A bright and lively three-quarter carat old mine-cut d...(more)
Mediterranean coral does not come any redder than this amazing thirty-six inch long necklace composed of no less than 102 tonneau-shape beads. This fabulous and festive necklace, probably from Sardinia ('the Coral Riviera') may be worn full length or doubled. The beads graduate in size from a...(more)
A lavish, deeply saturated royal-blue oval sapphire, weighing 4.05 carats, is horizontally seated in a stunning, modernly made platinum mounting sprinkled with tiny sparkling full-cut diamonds and adorned with classic Art Deco design motifs, including a scrolled wirework gallery. Note the decorative...(more)
This splendid and whimsical vintage bracelet, featuring five reverse quartz crystal hand-painted intaglios, tells a cheerful tale of a sporting life. Portraits of a bridled horse, a hound, a terrier, a salmon and a bass, alternate respectively with a stirrup, horseshoe, crossed dog bones, a fish net...(more)
A rare, wonderful and eminently wearable, original Art Deco diamond necklace, handcrafted in platinum - circa 1920s - and beaming with 12.75 carats of bright-white and beautiful old mine and European-cut diamonds. The five main center stones, each set in finely milgrained collets with gracefu...(more)
Sublime and scintillatingly sexy, this original Art Deco negligee necklace, circa 1930s, beams with a matched pair of GIA-certified European-cut diamonds: 3.18 carat - I color VVS1 clarity, and 3.38 carat J color VS2 clarity. The sizzling diamonds suspend asymmetrically from long slender baguettes ...(more)
This fabulous early-Art Deco style engagement ring, beaming with a glorious (1920s vintage) 2.42 carat antique cushion-cut diamond, was handcrafted in platinum by one of our finest jewelers to replace the original (worn beyond salvation) mounting. The gracefully fashioned ring makes artful use of cl...(more)
This thoroughly darling original Art Deco engagement ring, die struck and hand finished in platinum - circa 1930s - displays consummate and sophisticated Art Deco geometry which flourished during the much-heralded, bygone design period. A high-quality .20 carat European-cut diamond glistens front an...(more)
A colorful, striking and highly distinctive pair of early French Art Deco double-sided cufflinks - circa 1920 - superbly crafted in 18 karat gold and platinum. These rare and refined cufflinks feature plaques of deep vermillion Mediterranean coral accented on two sides by slivers of twinkling rose-c...(more)
An original Art Deco engagement ring, die struck and hand finished in platinum, circa 1920s-30s, and accented with mirror-image flares of calibre sapphires, sparkles front and center with a much newer, modern round brilliant-cut diamond, weighing .68 carats, for maximum sparkle.
Unfortunately, due t...(more)
A scintillating sextette single-cut diamonds to glitter across your finger and snuggle up close to your vintage engagement ring. Crafted in platinum - circa 1940s-50s.
Cascading swags of glittering, bright-white, high-quality diamonds, set in rich 18K yellow gold, drape over your decolletage in this stunning and sexy three-in-one necklace by the justly celebrated American jeweler - Oscar Heyman of N.Y., New York. Signed and numbered 'OH #600179'. 432 full-cut diam...(more)
Hallmarks tell us these rare and charming, antique rose-cut diamond earrings hail from late-19th century Budapest. Warm rosy-yellow 14 karat buttercup settings set the shimmering rose-cut diamonds off to beautiful effect and sit just below the ear. 5/8 inch long from the top of the earwire by 3/8 in...(more)
A bright and beautiful European-cut diamond, weighing one carat, radiates between two pairs of glistening old mine-cut diamonds in this classic, late-Art Deco/early mid-century engagement ring, crafted in platinum. A timeless treasure.
Wrap your finger with this witty bow ring hailing from the 1940s - a period renowned for cheerful glamour in fine jewels. At the center of the bow is a gorgeous, high-quality 1.40 carat deep royal-blue emerald-cut sapphire, flanked on each side by bright and sparkling baguette diamonds. Fanning out ...(more)
If you're a Depression-era filigree fan, you'll flip over this superb 1930s filigree chain and diamond pendant necklace. We rarely see original, all-around, full-length link chains, let alone a pendant and necklace combo, and this fine and detailed example is both pristine and beautifully embellishe...(more)
A subtle and quite thin contoured platinum band to slip next to your vintage engagement ring. This band can be special ordered in your size in platinum, 18 karat white and yellow gold. We do have various metals and sizes in stock so please contact us for availability. Special orders take 2-3 weeks.
A glowing display of sixteen pretty pastel-colored opals are arrayed across this 14 karat yellow gold hinged bangle bracelet, culminating in a central, six petal, diamond-centered flower. A pair of small sparklers also punctuates the sides. A fun and festive wrist bauble - circa 1950s-1960s.
A bright, translucent apple-green jade oval of substantial thickness is simply and elegantly displayed atop a gold stickpin. The jade measures 1/2 inch by just over 3/8 inch-wide and is accompanied by a gemological certificate from the Stone Group Lab stating natural jadeite, no polymers or dyes, Bu...(more)
Sleek, sparkling and bright, these elegant 1/2 carat total weight round brilliant-cut diamond earrings appear considerably larger due to their full, rounded 14 karat white gold bezel settings. Stylish and easy to wear, these earrings have a 1/4 inch diameter.
An unusual and striking pair of Art Deco clips, of early mid-century vintage, by the preeminent American jeweler - Tiffany & Company. Fashioned in 14K yellow gold with a shimmering florentine finish, the geometric design evokes a subtle mixture of both 1920s-30s Art Deco and 1940s Retro s...(more)
A sparkling, high-color round brilliant-cut diamond, weighing just nine points shy of one carat, is classically presented between a pair of sleek tapered baguette diamonds in this stunning and stately estate wedding set from the latter-twentieth century. The matching wedding band perfectly mirrors t...(more)
A luscious deep purple amethyst, with a striking hexagonal cut, gleams from atop a gorgeous silver mounting adorned throughout with baroque filigree ornamentation. Unique and stunning. The gemstone measures 5/8 inch from tip-to-tip.
From late-19th Century Birmingham, England comes this unusual, substantial and beautifully crafted sterling silver oval locket, with a particularly handsome bale loop for attaching to a chain. The front is embossed with a riotous fern pattern - across many cultures ferns symbolize sincerity and con...(more)
A marvelous and poetic rarity, this suite of brooch and matched bracelets hail from the Art Nouveau or Arts and Crafts movement, circa 1900, and were inspired by the arts of Japan, and in particular the revered waterlily, the flower that in the same time period became something of an obsession for ...(more)