This is a gorgeous big and fairly heavy butterfly brooch. It has enamel wings which are a sort of yellowish green. The body is large faceted red rhinestones, the tail is golden, and the head is clear - all different shapes and sizes of rhinestones. The metal is a dark gold color. The dimensions are approximately 2 1/4" x 2 3/4"...
A fine 6.17 carat jadeite cabochon. The pea-green translucent stone with good suffusion of colour, 13.50 x 9.58 x 5.63mm.
GCI certificate (2015).
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Spectacular very big vintage 1980s French modernist bracelet with heavy cast goldtone metal links set with jewel toned resin cabochons in many gorgeous colors, with toggle clasp. Weighty and substantial at 128 grams. From an estate with several French pieces. Great size -- 2 1/2 inches wide and 7 1/2 inches wearable length. Excellent condition. Display form is life size. Photos enlarged to show detail.
Gorgeous very big 1980s Yves Saint Laurent modernist clip earrings, designed by Robert Goossens, who has designed jewelry for decades YSL, Chanel, and other couture houses. In goldtone metal with big translucent green poured resin stones. Marked YSL on the backs of the clips, and MADE IN FRANCE (rather illegibly) on the backs of the tops. I had these earrings in red, with the matching necklace, several years ago. 3 3/8 inches long. Excellent condition. Display form is life size...
Spectacular very big Monies Gerda Lynggaard long sautoir necklace with oblong horn beads dyed in a faux tortoise pattern, and hand knotted in a continuous strand with black thread. Circa 1990. Not marked but with original Monies dust bag. Long enough to wear tripled as shown. Stunning statement great for day to evening. Great size at 84 inches long. The largest bead is 4 inches long. Excellent condition. One bead has very slight age related surface lines, not noticeable when worn...
Super chic modernist French statement size laminated Lucite asymmetrical bangle bracelet in opaque green and transparent honey color, signed (illegibly) by the artist. 1980s. Round on the inside circumference and the walls are thicker at one side and taper on the other on the outside. Very well made and finished couture artisan piece with invisible laminating. 2 1/2 inches inside diameter on the thinner side and 2 3/4 inches inside diameter on the thicker side...
Lush fabulous 6 stranded necklace with oblong flourite beads, small Chinese carved turquoise beads, large and small Chinese turquoise beads in round, oval, and disk shapes, pale golden agate faceted beads, and oblong faceted horn beads, wired in bronze, with bronze strands and decorative bronze flower form hook clasp. Marked STEPHEN DWECK. Guaranteed authentic, from an estate. Wearable length (shortest strand) is 27 inches and longest strand is 33 inches. About 4 inches wide in the center...
Early vintage signed Monies necklace with four strands of graduated carved horn beads in variegated colors, with matching hook clasp. The beads are strung on monofilament. Marked MONIES and GERDA LYNGGAARD on the attached metal tag. 21 1/2 inches wearable length on inside strand. Outside strand is 27 1/2 inches. Drops 4 inches at center. Excellent condition with naturally occurring surface texture on many of the beads. Slight extra length to strands not visible when worn...
Fabulous huge statement size 1980s pendant necklace in heavy cast goldtone metal with a pendant in the form of a turtle. With double chain with textured links and spring ring clasp. The pendant with bail is 4 1/2 inches and the chain doubled as shown is 25 inches long and 50 inches long in total. Excellent condition. Display form is life size. Photos enlarged to show detail.
Gorgeous big and substantial 1980s statement necklace with a variety of art plastic or Lucite beads hand knotted on matching heavy silk cord, in blues and aquas, on a continuous strand. French or Italian, couture quality. With clear beads, pearlized beads, and opaque beads. Substantial at 172 grams. Great size -- 29 inches long and 7/8 inch wide. Excellent condition. Display form is life size. Photos enlarged to show detail.
Gorgeous statement heavy substantial vintage 1980s necklace with multiple ball bead chains and sculpted cast metal shell form terminals with toggle clasp, in goldtone metal. Very weighty at 247 grams. 18 1/2 inches wearable length and 1 1/2 inches wide. Excellent condition. Display form is life size. Photos enlarged to show detail.
Big statement heavy French clip earrings in sculpted goldtone metal with large faceted clear Lucite drops. 2 7/8 inches long. Very good condition with one earring having a small loss to the Lucite drops at one side point, pictured but not noticeable when worn. Photos enlarged to show detail.
Chic big statement vintage 1980s goldtone metal necklace with a large heavy cast pendant in the form of a classic lion's head with doorknocker, on a shiny long heavy chain with spring ring clasp. Pendant is 4 inches long with bail and the chain is 52 inches long. Excellent condition. Display form is life size. Photos enlarged to show detail.
Big statement vintage 1970s or 1980s jet set chic necklace in dark red dyed carved horn, in the style of Monies jewelry. With screw barrel clasp. 26 1/2 inches wearable length and 1 inch wide at center. Excellent condition. Small split at clasp, pictured but perfectly stable. Display form is life size. Photos enlarged to show detail.
Chic statement 1980s clipback modernist sunburst earrings in goldtone metal with big opaque green glass cabochon stones in rope twist settings. The sunbursts have decorative hammered detail. Marked PHILIPPE FERRANDIS PARIS. 2 1/8 inches in diameter. Excellent condition. Photos enlarged to show detail.
Chic vintage modernist asymmetrical necklace in hammered goldtone metal links with lobster clasp. 1980s. Marked CECILE JEANNE PARIS. Great easy to wear piece for day or evening. 15 1/2 inches wearable length and the longest drop is 6 1/2 inches long. A medium weight piece at 76 grams. Excellent condition. Display form is life size. Photos enlarged to show detail.
Lovely 1980s French bracelet in goldtone metal with large charms with poured resin stones attached to a rope twist chain with toggle clasp. The backs of the charms are marked RODIER. 7 1/4 inches wearable length and 2 inches wide. Medium weight at 79 grams. Excellent condition with very slight wear on the backs only of some charms, not visible when worn. Display form is life size. Photos enlarged to show detail.
Chic vintage 1970s modernist long clip earrings in slightly matte silvertone metal with luminous silvery resin cabochons, by Laura Vogel. Marked LAURA VOGEL NEW YORK. 3 1/4 inches long. Excellent condition. Photos enlarged to show detail.