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Black Onyx Cat Pin

The folklore surrounding black cats varies widely around the globe, but we're with the Brits, who see them as a harbinger of good luck. Easy to believe when they are as darling as this little pin, beautifully crafted in 14 karat gold and shiny black onyx, with a sparkling diamond collar, and her bac...(more)

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Large Vintage Smoky Quartz Ring

A big, almost square, smoky brown quartz (sometimes misnamed smoky topaz) glows solo from a fancifully pierced 14K yellow gold mounting - circa 1950s. 7/8 inch by 13/16 inch.

This item has been sold - View Item    #30-1-5441

Art Deco Diamond Dome Ring

A sparkling trio of bright-white transitional European-cut diamonds, set in double-tiered and finely milgrained octagonal settings, radiate from atop a gently curved, vertical lattice backdrop artfully crafted in platinum over gold, circa 1930s. A distinctive and distinguished Art Deco jewel graced ...(more)

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Mid-Century Diamond Wedding Band

A platinum diamond wedding band with a surprise in the center. Instead of the tried and true seven round diamonds, a horizontally set straight baguette flashes in the middle. The classic fishtail settings dates this sleek vintage sparkler squarely in the 1950s. Ring size 6.

This item has been sold - View Item    #110-1-6129

Art Nouveau Aquamarine and Diamond Ring

This stunning and sizable early-twentieth century dinner ring, crafted in platinum over yellow gold with a white gold ring shank, combines Art Nouveau grace and Arts & Crafts artistry to create a singular beauty. A placid pale-blue elongated oval aquamarine floats inside a fanciful and feminine ...(more)

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1.39 Carat Diamond Art Deco Engagement Ring

A bright white European-cut diamond shines proudly from this stately Art Deco platinum and diamond engagement ring with a pair of small old-cut marquise diamonds sparkling from each shoulder. The center diamond is set in a pierced square setting with finely milgrained corners and the ring shank glin...(more)

This item has been sold - View Item    #10-1-4335

.92 Carat Platinum and Diamond Late Art Deco Engagement Ring

From the fabulous fifties comes this ultra-charming and distinctive engagement ring featuring a shimmering, deep antique cushion diamond (likely dating from the late-19th/early-20th century) and a myriad of Art Deco details: rolling baguette diamond shoulders and classic stirrup motifs studded with ...(more)

This item has been sold - View Item    #10-1-6330

Vintage Amethyst Two-Tone Gold and Enamel Ring

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)

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.55 Carat Center Platinum Diamond Ring

A bright and beautiful transitional European-cut diamond, weighing .55 carat, punches way above its weight from the center of a sparkling diamond halo, in this ultra-sparkling jewel crafted in platinum circa 1950. Slender rows of channel-set single-cut diamonds lend extra zing to the top of the size...(more)

This item has been sold - View Item    #10-1-6378

Antique Diamond Three Stone Ring

A titillating trio of antique cushion-cut diamonds, totaling 1.00 carat, glisten and glow in gleaming 18K gold in this very wearable, low-profile band ring dating back to the turn-of-the-twentieth century. Timeless. In a size 5 3/4.

This item has been sold - View Item    #10-1-6417

Sapphire, Platinum and Diamond Ballerina Ring

A gorgeous and glamorous prima ballerina ring brought to you in glorious blue and white. A radiant royal blue round faceted sapphire, weighing 2.18 carats, is gracefully costumed in an undulating tutu pleated with 2.50 carats of slender, bright-white tapered baguette diamonds set in gleaming platinu...(more)

This item has been sold - View Item    #30-1-5687

Mexican Jelly Opal and Diamond Ring

A high-cabochon Mexican opal, weighing 13.24 carats, looks as though it came from another planet! Luminous swirls of kaleidoscopic colors float inside a veritable crystal ball - a holograph on your finger! The magic opal is embraced on each side by sparkling mirror-image flares of bright-white, full...(more)

This item has been sold - View Item    #30-1-5141