The Archive - Antique & Estate Necklaces

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Gold and Diamond Fringe Collar Necklace

This classically styled flame motif fringe necklace from the 1960s is crafted in bright and weighty 14 karat yellow gold and sizzles with nine interspersed flames of round brilliant-cut diamonds set in contrasting white gold. This always stylish fifteen-inch necklace is reminiscent of French designs...(more)

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Tiffany and Co. Jadeite and Diamond Pendant

A gorgeous, rich green, pear shape jade of substantial thickness and translucence is elegantly displayed in a sparkling frame of high-quality, icy-white, full-cut diamonds in this exceptional and exceptionally beautiful pendant necklace by America's foremost jeweler - Tiffany & Company. The siza...(more)

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Antique Emerald and Diamond Cross

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)

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Tahitian Pearl Necklace

From the crystalline blue waters of the South Pacific comes this lustrous shadowy grey pearl shimmering with luscious teal and maroon. Like a drop of precious rain, the smooth contours of the pearl are sensuously suspended from the diamond-studded 18 karat gold bale. Seven tiny bright-white diamond...(more)

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Art Nouveau Peridot and Pearl Pendant

A sweet, petite and dainty turn-of-the-century drop centering on a bright light-green peridot with lustrous seed pearls arrayed over a graceful and airy gold wire framework. A freshwater pearl dances below. Circa 1900. 1 1/2 inches by 1/2 inch; 17 inch chain.

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Art Deco Aquamarine and Diamond Necklace/Brooch

This thoroughly enchanting original Art Deco jewel, circa 1920s, highlights a placid, pastel blue Aquamarine, weighing 10 carats. The rectangular gemstone is artfully fashioned with striking scissor-cut faceting and fills an stunning, decoratively pierced platinum frame aglitter with 89 bright white...(more)

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Art Deco Carved Quartz and Diamond Pendant

Architecturally inspired columns, evocative of a cathedral pipe organ, frame a natural quartz, geometrically fashioned with reverse-carved radiating rays emanating from a central twinkling diamond star. A unique and striking late Art Deco, Depression-era pendant, crafted in 14k white gold. Measuring...(more)

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Bohemian Garnet Pendant

This enchanting jewel is quite atypical for Victorian, Bohemian garnet pendants. It's light, flowing feminine design resembles a stylized fanning peacock's tail set with scintillating rose-cut pyrope garnets, the reddest of any garnet variety. The graceful pendant is further accented with a dangling...(more)

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Antique Diamond and Pearl Pendant Necklace

A stylized heart, centered with a sparkling buttercup-set old mine-cut diamond and supporting a dangling freshwater pearl, anchors this lovely elongated pendant set with two rows of shimmering pearls. The 10K yellow gold has acquired a nice darkened patina after a century-plus. 1 5/8 by just over 1/...(more)

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Vintage Heart Locket

From England with love, a romantic vintage keepsake in which to display and protect one or two photos of your loved ones'. Everyday is Valentine's Day! Crafted in sturdy 9 ct. yellow gold and artfully hand engraved on the front. 7/8 inch (without loop) by 3/4 inch across.

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Antique Turquoise, Natural Pearl and Diamond Necklace

This ultra-sweet & lovely pendant necklace dates from the first decade of the twentieth century and artfully combines a classic Art Nouveau whiplash motif with Edwardian era materials, i.e., platinum over gold. This sublime and sparkling diamond studded jewel centers on a pear shape Persian turq...(more)

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Antique Aquamarine Necklace

A slender, elegantly proportioned pear-shape aquamarine, with a rose-cut faceted top and displaying a bright, icy-blue hue, is fancifully presented in a rich golden filigree and cannetille frame dotted with a trio of diamonds (one on the matching loop), anchored with five dancing pearls. A uniquely ...(more)

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