A feldspar necklace and earrings set from the 1930s with pastel colours. This natural mineral crystal is semitranslucent and easily dyed with a linear fiber-like appearance and it is shown to good effect in this post-Deco era set. The 15-1/2" necklace has five interlocking hoops with one colour each of blue, pink and green; the colours alternate on the ends of the necklace...
On a brass base with copper and enamel decoration, and a ceramic applied head, this pendant is a nice size measuring 4 3/4" long and 2 1/2" wide. It is unsigned, but of Mexican origin, likely Taxco, and is typical of the works of numerous designers of the mid century era who worked in Taxco and Mexico City. In good condition, it has not been polished, so has a nice patina, and there are three spots of verdigris on the back, but the front is unmarred.
This late 19th C. brooch specimen displays dazzling lapis lazuli color in its central hexagonal stone, but is surrounded with amethyst colored stones nestled in a richly detailed foliate and floral frame. C-clasp. Condition is very good with splotchy discolorations on central stone.
One of the most desirable of Hattie Carnegie's fine and whimsical designs, this figure depicts an Aztec Warrior, holding scepters, and adorned with a headress, necklace, ear adornments, and reeded skirt.
It measures 2 1/4" high, by 1 3/4" wide, and is marked on the back with her signature. In good condition, all the rhinestones are intact and bright, and the lucite stones that imitate jade and coral are also intact and unmarred. The safety clasp works perfectly...
Chic charming big vintage brooch in painted or resin washed plastic, in the form of a cartoon mouse, with brass decorative mountings. With French tube trombone pin closure. 1970s, or possibly earlier. Great size -- 3 5/8 inches long and 2 7/8 inches wide. Excellent condition. Photos enlarged to show detail.
Big statement vintage 1970s necklace with oval marbled opaque seamless polished Lucite beads simulating amber, wired in goldtone metal wires with darker matte goldtone saucer shaped beads in alternating pattern. Continuous strand with no clasp. Substantial weighty couture quality. From the same estate as the ivory and tortoise Lucite bangle I am listing. 35 inches wearable length. The butterscotch beads are 3/4 inch wide and 7/8 inch long. It weighs 146 grams. Excellent condition...
Chic vintage 1970s statement size clip earrings in shiny goldtone metal with large rounded studs. Substantial couture quality. 2 1/4 inches long. Excellent condition. Photos enlarged to show detail.
A Victorian Scottish banded agate brooch pin from the 1860-80 era. This attractive antique round pin measures 1-3/4" across and it has a central hole. it is in white metal and has the original c-clasp. The Victorian were fascinated with the natural world, and specimen agates were popular set into tables and boxes, and of course jewellery...
A black & white rhinestone dangly tassel sautoir style necklace from the 1950s. This unsigned 16-5/8" beauty features claw-set white and black rhinestones and it has a central 1-1/2" three strand tassel drop. The central 5-1/4" section has a double row of white rhinestones with interspersed black rhinestones and this necklace has a snapover clasp. It is in excellent condition with no chips, cracks, dents, bends, corrosion, losses, damage or repairs...
We thought we heard Jimmy Dorsey's saxaphone blaring So Rare when we saw this fantastic Juliana brooch in blue. It has many shades and textures in blue with the large baroque glass boulders, blue glass marquis shaped prong set stones, and rivers of blue tinted rhinestones. This is an exceptionally rare piece in superb condition.
A medallion of jelly bean cabochon petals encircle a cluster of rhinestones for a dressy look. The back has a loop for wearing as a pendant. Very good condition.
Dimension: 1 3/4" d
An Edwardian lady's yellow gold filled watch chain with an opal and pearl slide 1900 1910. This 24-3/8" chain would make a nice necklace and it has a swivel and it has a 3/8 x 1/4" slide with a genuine opal on one side and a seed pearl on the other. It is stamped H&AS on the swivel and loop, and this watch accessory would have been used by a lady to hold a pendant watch, photo locket or change purse. It is in excellent condition with no dents, bends, corrosion, losses, damage or repairs...
Nice old necklace with Czech glass rosary beads and an oval filigree medallion with a large faceted oval amber glass center and three glass dangles. The beads are an amber color, alternating with long brass gilt beads. Necklace is 17 inches. Pendant and drops are 4-1/4 inches. Necklace with pendant is 21 inches total. Not marked. Excellent condition.
Nice old necklace with long yellow/amber Czech glass beads on the necklace chain and a fabulous medallion with a large amber crystal and gilt metal repousse flower drops. Necklace is a choker at a bit more than 15 inches. Pendant and drops are 3-inches. Necklace with pendant is 18 inches total. Marked on the clasp: Made in Czechoslovakia. Excellent condition.
Nice old necklace with clear Czech faceted crystal beads on a brass link chain with long beaded drops. The necklace is a bib. Necklace is 16 inches. The drops hang another 2-1/2 inches. Not marked. Excellent condition.
Collection of 13 Lea Stein Paris laminated cellulose acetate pins. All from the same estate. Excellent condition.
Nice old necklace with Czech glass rosary beads and a triangular medallion with three glass dangles. The beads are an amber color. Necklace is 21 inches. Pendant and drops are 3-1/2 inches. Necklace with pendant is 24-1/2 inches total. Not marked. Excellent condition.
Although over a century old, this late 19th C. brooch shines like new with a gilt finish showing off a limpid blue center stone on a mesh surface surrounded by an elaborate open work frame ensconsed with smaller blue stones and faux pearls. It has a C-clasp. Don't delay to buy this antique splendor.
Dimension: 2 3/4"