Stunning statement vintage late 1960s necklace by Mimi di Niscemi for Brania, with many strands of translucent and opaque resin beads, and a huge decorative box
slide clasp with very unusual glass rhinestones, prong set in goldtone metal. Marked BRANIA...
Statement size late 1960s or early 1970s heavy necklace in cast goldtone metal in coral form links, with large pale pink Lucite cabochons simulating angel skin
coral. Spring ring clasp. Great size -- 27 inches wearable length and the center drops 3 3/4 inches. Excellent condition. Slight discoloration of the glue on the
backs of the stones, not visible when worn. Display form is life size. Photos enlarged to show detail.
Super collectible 1970s modernist necklace by Kunio Matsumoto for Trifari, in butterscotch caramel Lucite mounted in goldtone metal with side hook clasp. The
sculpted irregularly shaped beads are a lighter color than the center marbled element. Marked TRIFARI and KUNIO MATSUMOTO. 18 inches wearable length and
1 3/4 inches wide at center. Excellent condition. Display form is life size. Photos enlarged to show detail.
Amazing very big vintage 1960s beaded necklace with large round clear Lucite beads and small saucer shaped clear Lucite beads. Continuous strand. 60 inches
long. The beads are 3/4 inch in diameter. Excellent condition. The beads are clear and not yellowed. A few have stray embedded dark specks. Slight stretch to
the string but stringing is secure. Display form is life size. Photos enlarged to show detail.
Chic vintage circa 1970 statement size necklace in silvertone metal in a modernist brutalist design, with a large center element with six drops and heavy matching chain links with spring ring clasp. Made from solid cast metal finished on both sides. The center is slightly curved to confom to the body. 16 1/2 inches wearable length and the center drops 4 3/4 inches. Excellent condition. Metal is perfectly silvertone; pink or dark areas are reflection. Display form is life size...
Very glam, versatile, and easy chic vintage 1970s heavy necklace in shiny goldtone metal with six styles of chains in graduated lengths. The chains range from
small to very large and chunky. Foldover clasp with decorative modernist terminals. Substantial and weighty. 28 inches long on inside strand and 38 inches on
outside strand. The center drops about 5 to 6 inches. Excellent condition. No visible wear to metal finish. Display form is life size. Photos enlarged to show
A substantial gold filled bracelet with ribbon and beading marked 1/20 12k gf along with a maker's mark. 7-1/4" x 5/8" ~ 24.2grams.
A wonderfully hand made Arts and Crafts sterling silver and dog tooth or blister pearl pendant on a paperclip chain. Marked Sterling on the back of the pendant and on the spring clasp. Pendant measures about 2" long and 1" wide. Chain is 18" long. Lightly hammered. Has some minor tarnish. Very delicate work.
A fabulous stylized sterling silver tall ring with two tiers of orbs held by a 'V' shaped shank. Reminiscent of the work of Modernist Jeweler, Rachel Gera. Measures between a 6 1/2 and 7. Sits 1" above the finger. Has some minor dings and a slight bend in the back. Looks great on!
Gucci Italy sterling silver hinged bracelet
Heavy and substantial
Weight - 71.25 grams
Interior circumference - 7"
Unique screw type closure
Marked Gucci, Italy, 925, Brev
Very good vintage condition
A fabulous Art Deco platinum brooch in the form of a carved hardstone Scottish Terrier sitting atop a diamond-encrusted platform surrounded by a leash as a sort of diamond-set halo. The dog is finely carved and enhanced with a matte finish. The 114 old mine and single-cut diamonds average H color and SI1 clarity. The back of the pin is finished with a double clip. The reverse is engraved "To Mama 6-8-36". The bottom edge of the gallery has what appears to be a heavily worn signature...
A modernist, heavy Mexican silver and onyx stylized brooch. Reminiscent of the work of Fred Davis. Two layers of silver, (probably sterling or better), with a carved onyx face. Measures 2" long and 1 1/4" tall. Has a 'C' clasp with an additional hand made safety clasp. Pre eagle. This brooch is very well made and has a great look. Simply stunning!
An extremely rare pair of French 18K gold cufflinks set with reverse intaglio carved crystals ("Essex crystals") depicting a pair of colorful rabbits or hares. The faces are connected by chains to backs in the form of double-barreled shotguns. The guns' stocks are worked in yellow gold, while the barrels, triggers and trigger guards are worked in white gold. The crystals are finely carved and expertly painted in bright colors...
Very rare and fine pair of 18kt yellow gold Aldo Cipullo for Cartier earrings / earclips with center very fine synthetic ruby cabochon stones. It is believed the stones were either set at a later time or these were custom earrings. Each is marked 18k with A. Cipullo on one clip and Cartier on the other. From a fine European lady's estate. Specific name given to purchaser.
Each measures approximately 1" diameter.
A lovely and very unusual 18K yellow gold, rock crystal, mother of pearl and aventurine glass ("goldstone") locket. The locket is constructed as a beveled oval frame of aventuring enclosing a pair of rock crystal windows, one of which opens to allow access to the inside of the locket. A mother-of-pearl plaque can be left in place so two photos can be displayed or removed so the locket can hold a lock of hair or a pressed flower. This is the only aventurine locket we have seen...
A very nice Victorian 18K yellow gold watch fob seal in the form of a seated hound dog. He (it's very obviously a male dog) is extremely well-detailed and is highlighted with a black enameled collar and cabochon ruby eyes. The carnelian seal was never engraved. This fob seal is a little larger than most and has an imposing presence. The fob is stamped with French 18K gold marks.
Origin: France, ca. 1870. Condition: excellent, sharp detail. Dimensions: 7/8" x 3/4" x 1-1/4" tall...
A lovely Art Nouveau Krementz 14K yellow gold festoon necklace featuring pear-shaped amethyst drops and small natural pearls enhanced with swags of gold links. Each of the amethysts hangs from a gold trumpet flower mounting that echos the central gold plaque. The gold surfaces are worked in the slightly matte Russian finish popular in high quality Art Nouveau jewels. The clasp and the back of the central plaque are marked by Krementz.
Origin: America, ca. 1900...
A very fine dress set comprising a pair of double-sided cufflinks and four shirt studs. The faces are worked as star-cut frosted rock crystal discs set in platinum borders with engine-turned engraving and centering French-cut blue sapphires. The connectors and stud findings are in 14K yellow gold. The sapphires have fine, vivid coloring and excellent clarity. The connectors are stamped with Krementz's hallmark and "14K".
Origin: America, ca. 1910...