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Diamond and Ruby Pansy Brooch

Five 18 karat yellow gold and platinum petals are each paved with tightly set round brilliant-cut diamonds and framed with deep-red Siamese rubies. A gorgeous and festive pin from the 1950s. This brooch measures 1 1/2 inches by 1 1/2 inches.The gemstones are described as follows: Sixty-Four Round Br...(more)

This item has been sold - View Item    #50-1-2348

Ladies Haas Pocket Watch

Ladies Hass open face pocket watch with light blue guilloche enamel accented by a white enamel border featuring a 14K yellow gold stem wind, round dial with black Arabic chapter markers and hands, Swiss made. This pocket watch measures 41 mm tall by 28.5 mm wide. There is some damage to the enamel o...(more)

This item has been sold - View Item    #70-1-238

Green Enamel and Diamond Pendant Watch and Watch Chain

Vibrant green guilloche enamel radiates from both sides of this entrancing 18 karat yellow gold, antique pendant watch necklace with golden roman numeral chapters on the face and a sparkling diamond-set fleur d'leis, framed with a subtle wreath, on the reverse. Slender green enamel separators adorn ...(more)

This item has been sold - View Item    #70-1-341

Guilloche Enamel Pendant Watch and Chain

A beautiful and classic guilloche red enamel pendant watch surrounded by seed pearls and a complimentary necklace chain with three-sided fiery orange colored links. This petite timepiece is Swiss made from O. Fresard and crafted in the early 20th Century. The enamel necklace chain measures 29 1/2 in...(more)

This item has been sold - View Item    #70-1-334

Guilloche Enamel Pocket Watch

14K Yellow gold open face pocket watch featuring a purple guilloche dial (some damage), sub second dial, with gold Arabic chapter markers and fancy hands, stem wind, with red guilloche enamel on the reverse set with an old mine cut diamond (.15 carat, H-I color, VS clarity). This pocket watch measur...(more)

This item has been sold - View Item    #70-1-237

Victorian Engraved Oval Locket with Cross and Floral Motifs

An exceptional double-sided locket measuring 1 1/2 inches high (without the bail) by 1 1/8 inches wide. Extremely elaborate and intricate hand engraving throughout. English, 15 karat yellow gold.

This item has been sold - View Item    #120-1-760

Sleek Platinum and Diamond Art Deco Engagement Ring

A scintillating transitional European/round brilliant-cut diamond, weighing .56 carats, is presented in platinum and sparkles majestically from within a finely milgrained collet setting between sleekly fashioned shoulders. The tapered shoulders are intricately ornamented with tiny pairs of twinkling...(more)

This item has been sold - View Item    #10-1-6799

Victorian Diamond Earrings

A pair of bright-white old mine-cut diamonds glitter from within circular concavities in these delightful, and very wearable, lozenge shape earrings, dating from the latter-nineteenth century and imbued with ornate repousse style ornamentation. 1/2 inch not including the earwire.

This item has been sold - View Item    #20-1-5275

Tri-Colored Gold Onyx and Diamond Ring

A very cool vintage ring featuring a rectangular onyx plaque with a single diamond sparkling at one corner. The plaque is supported by a filigree gallery in white gold which, in turn, is supported by a tri-color yellow, rose and white gold step-down ring shank. Distinctively different!

This item has been sold - View Item    #30-1-4152

Art Deco Platinum, Diamond and Sapphire Barrette

Ladies, take a page out of the flappers' book of elan and tuck a stunning sapphire and diamond barrette into your bob or updo! This sleek and stylish barrette alternates 1.15 carats of bright and glittering antique cushion diamonds with 3/4 of a carat of rich, royal blue square sapphires in a crisp ...(more)

This item has been sold - View Item    #100-1-4449

Victorian Orange Zircon and Diamond Halo Ring

A rich, whiskey-colored, orange zircon glistens and glows from within a sparkling diamond halo in this unusual and entrancing nineteenth-century jewel, crafted in gleaming yellow gold. The top measures 9/16 inch by just over 3/8 inch. In a ring size 7.

This item has been sold - View Item    #30-1-5598

Edwardian Platinum and Diamond Filigree Pendant

A most lovely and delicate pendant from the early 1900s, hand-fabricated in lustrous platinum with an artful arrangement of .40 carats total weight of sparkling European-cut diamonds, and accented with milgrain hand-engraving. Pendant measures 1 3/4 inches long and 5/8 inch wide. The platinum cable ...(more)

This item has been sold - View Item    #90-1-6090