The Archive - Antique & Estate Necklaces

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Victorian Floral Engraved Locket

This British, sentimental Victorian locket is rendered in 9 ct. yellow gold with a gold fill frame. It is exquisitely engraved with a spray of blossoms enveloped with stylized cascading ferns enclosing a shield shape plaque for an engraved initial. The other side is embellished with floral sprays bl...(more)

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Delicate Pearl and Diamond Necklace

A single old mine-cut diamond sparkles from the center of a golden buttercup framed with a tiny strand of freshwater pearls. A sweet and delicate delight, circa 1910. The pendant measures 1 1/4 inches, the new chain measures 16 inches.

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Mythological Cameo Choker Necklace

Fit for a modern-day Classical goddess. Nine exquisitely carved cameos, each depicting a Greek and/or Roman deity, from left to right (we think): Apollo & Artemis, Aphrodite, Mars (Ares), Hercules, Erato (muse of lyric poetry), Apollo & Artemis (again), Medusa, Adonis, and Diana (Athena). A ...(more)

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Antique Peridot and Pearl Pendant Necklace

A pair of faceted lime-green peridots glistens from within a fanciful, seed pearl-dotted frame, hand fabricated in lustrous 15K yellow gold, in this extra-lovely early-nineteenth century pendant necklace originating from the British Isles. 1 3/4 inches by 7/8 inch with new 18 inch gold chain.

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Outstanding Antique Double-Strand Opal Bead Necklace

A rare and wonderful, late-nineteenth century, double-strand opal bead necklace culminating in a decorative opal and diamond clasp designed to be worn in front. The subtly graduating beads display a shimmering color profile of pastel green and blue with flashes of yellow and orange, and each bead is...(more)

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Art Nouveau Peridot and Enamel Necklace

They don't come any sweeter or lovelier than this original Art Nouveau jewel, circa 1900, glistening with a luscious pair of lime green peridots embellished with sinuous golden scrolls and a dash of matching shaded enamel. Delicate swags are supported by a pair lustrous freshwater pearls.

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Antique Garnet and Pearl Lavaliere

A gracefully stylized bell shape lavaliere necklace, dating from the first or second decade of the last century, crafted in gleaming 14K gold by the renowned American jewelry manufacturer Krementz. A faceted round garnet glistens from the center, a lustrous freshwater pearl dances below and crowns t...(more)

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Edwardian Diamond Necklace

Artfully and delicately hand crafted in platinum over 15K gold (hence more than likely of British origin), this quintessential Edwardian jewel displays a curvaceous feminine design that perfectly defines the period. Three diamond dangles dance below stylized diamond-set garlands reminiscent of the c...(more)

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Art Nouveau Pearl and Diamond Pendant

From turn-of-the-twentieth century America comes this delicate and darling Art Nouveau pendant designed with whip-lashing curves studded with tiny seed pearls framing a buttercup-set, small old mine-cut diamond, and a elongated fresh water 'wing' pearl shimmering below. 1 1/4 by 7/8 inch. The chain ...(more)

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Art Nouveau Plique-a-Jour Pendant

An ethereal pre-Raphaelite beauty, with wind blown tresses and a diamond-set headdress, gazes into the the far distance against a colorful, translucent sky crowned with a slender, glittering diamond-set crescent. A truly stunning and exotic Art Nouveau treasure, masterfully rendered in rich 18K yell...(more)

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Antique Peridot and Seed Pearl Pendant

A darling, circa 1900. Elegantly hand crafted in 14 karat gold wire, scrolled at the top to create a stylized heart, wraps around a pretty pear-shaped peridot. A lustrous white seed pearl shimmers north and south of the lovely lime green gemstone. On an 18 inch chain.

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Antique Oval Locket

From late-Victorian England comes this very lovely keepsake, crafted in velvety 9K yellow gold, framed with repousee style engraving, and twinkling in the center with a tiny star-set diamond. This pristine pendant measures 1 by 3/4 inch and is monogram free!

This item has been sold - View Item    #90-1-6382