A modernist brooch by the noted NYC jeweler, Paul Lobel. Made of sterling silver with a wire overlay. Signed on the back, LOBEL, Sterling.
Measures 2 1/4" long and 1" across. Has a rollover closure that holds securely. Has some tarnish, and minor surface scratches . Could also be worn as a pendant with a chain through the large loop.
Classic three dimensional Paul LOBEL design.
This lovely Edwardian White Gold & Amethyst Brooch is 2" long, and is centered with a ½" diamond-shaped, faceted amethyst. The metal is 10 k white gold. Early 20th century.
The design of this lovely 15 ct gold Victorian ring surprisingly modern. Two faceted rubies are set off by three seed pearls, with each gem surrounded by a square bezel. It has English hallmarks for Chester [England], 1865-6, and 15 carat gold, as well as a maker's mark of BHJ. The ring is a size 7.
We have a superb Los Castillo 18in. long necklace to offer today. The links are 1 3/8ths tall making for a striking presence. The stones have no cracks or chips and also have no striations that come to the surface of the amethyst. The color is a beautiful mix of milky swirl and jelly purple. Properly hallmarked as shown with the old linear mark for Los Castillo when Margot Van Voorhies was married to Don Antonio Castillo. Definitely a collectors treasure.
A vintage three dimensional pendant in sterling silver designed by Jose Luis Flores of Taxco, Mexico depicting a stylized nude woman. Flores also worked with Hector Aguilar, Miguel Garcia Martinez and Emma.
Measures 4 1/8" long including the large bale and 2 1/8" across. Marked on the back 925, Mexico JLF, and Taxco. Have also seen this with the additional Miguel hallmark in script. Heavy and substantial. Has some tarnish. Pre Eagle.
Wild Picasso-esque design.
A vintage pair of sterling silver screw back earrings with moonstone cabochons by Antonio Pineda, Taxco.
Measure 3/4" long and 5/8" wide. Marked with the Antonio crown, and an Early Eagle 17 mark. Screw backs hold securely. Have some tarnish.
Beautifully made, classic Antonio.
These beautiful sterling silver cufflinks are stamped with the Unger Bros mark and "sterling925 Fine." The flower-patterned ovals are linked by chain and are the epitome of Art Nouveau. One oval, darn it, is a plain replacement. Each oval is 7/8" x 3/4". Circa 1910.
Sterling silver brutalist ring
This solid and totally unique statement ring weighs a hefty 34+ grams
Size - 5
Very good vintage condition
A pair of Taxco, Mexico Sterling Silver and Silver Gilt earrings by William Spratling. The marks on these earrings probably date them to 1951-1956.
Measure 1" across and 1 1/8" high. Marked on the back of one earring with the conjoined Script WS and Eagle #65 on the other.
Screw backs hold securely. Fine condition...
A striking necklace with three suspended mixed metals pendants by Winifred Mason Chenet, who was an African American woman hand crafting jewelry in Greenwich Village. She reportedly worked with and trained Art Smith, a well respected African American modernist jeweler.
This necklace is made of copper with brass overlays and connections of copper rivets and wire. Measures 15" long and closes securely with a hook clasp. The pendants are 1 1/2" wide and 1 5/8" high...
An 8 millimeter square, approximately 3.0Ct cushion cut amethyst is set in the center of this 14Kt white gold ring. The center stone is encircled by 16 diamonds, and the shank is further decorated by 4 diamonds on either side. The approximate total weight of all diamonds is 0.20Ct. The ring is a size 5 ½ and can easily be sized. Originally this ring was priced at $495.00 and we reduced the price to $425.00
Classic sterling silver and amethyst necklace by the late Mexican silver artist, Antonio Pineda. The necklace consists of 12 amethysts links separated by beautifully integrated silver collar links. The amethyst links measure 7/8" long and 5/8" wide. The necklace measures 17 5/8" in wearable length.
It is thoroughly hallmarked; made circa 1960. Weight is 92 grams.
The work of Antonio Pineda is included in the permanent collection of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art,
A sterling silver modernist pendant with a green- brown swirled stone bezel set cabochon by Joaquin Tinta of Ecuador.
Measures 1 3/8" across and 1 5/8" high including the round bale. Could be worn on a chain or neck ring. The central section swings for an interesting effect. Marked Ecuador, Tinta and Sterling on the back. Has some minor surface scratches and a little tarnish.
Well crafted, classic design.
An an amazing and extraordinarily rare Victorian brooch depicting a bulldog jumping through a golden hoop to catch his natural pearl "ball." The dog is set "en tremblant" with a spring mechanism so the slightest movement causes the dog to move and the diamonds to glitter. The rose cut and old mine cut diamonds are of unusually good quality with bright color and very good clarity. As is typical of the period, the diamonds are set in silver with gold backing in places where it rub against clothing...
This 23-1/2" 18K yellow gold box chain is heavy enough for a large pendant or locket. Box chains are especially attractive with more contemporary designs, and unlike some other chain styles, they don't crimp or become easily tangled. In addition to the primary clasp, the chain also has a safety chain...
Fresh from a private jewelry collection built many years ago comes this 18K yellow gold coiled snake flexible bracelet set with rubies and diamonds, presented in its original Tiffany & Co. fitted box. The snake's body is made of tightly-braided continuous lengths of gold wire. The head is engraved in a realistic pattern of scales surrounding an old European cut diamond. The eyes are set with small ruby cabochons. The creature also boasts fearsome teeth and a forked tongue...
A pair of cufflinks and a matching tie bar in the "Autumn" variation of the "Four Seasons" design by Thorbjorn Lie-Jorgensen for David-Anderson. The suite of designs was intended to present an abstract aerial view of Scandinavian farmlands in various seasons. The "Autumn" design features interesting engraved silver covered in beautiful shades of translucent orange, gold and brown enamels...
Italian modernist silver and enamel bracelet
1960 - 70
This bracelet has an inventive clasp that allows the bracelet to accommodate a 6 5/8" wearable length as well as a 7" length
Width - slightly under 1"
Weight- 41+ grams
Marked Made in Italy, 800
Excellent vintage condition
Henning Ulrichsen modernist sterling silver bracelet
Mid 20th century
This striking bracelet has a wearable length of 7 1/8" and a width of 1"
Weight - 54+ grams
Hallmarked HU, sterling, Denmark
Excellent vintage condition
Beautiful design reminiscent of a Navajo rug pattern by Navajo Julian Nez who was the brother of Gibson Nez. Both deceased, they were highly noted for the exceptional precision of their work. This bracelet measures 5 3/4" around in the inside, plus an additional 1 5/8" opening, and is 1 1/4" wide. It could be adjusted by a skilled jeweler. Weighing 67 grams, it is in fine original condition and signed as shown...
A nice example of an openwork diamond cluster ring is this 14Kt two tone beauty. The 14Kt yellow gold shank and base holds the 13 millimeter diameter 14K white gold cluster that is set with one brilliant-cut and eight single-cut diamonds. The approximate total weight of all diamonds is 0.25Ct. The ring is a size 6 and can easily be sized.
Authentic 1920-s filigree platinum and diamond pin is set with a larger and six smaller high quality diamonds. The center diamond is an approximately 0.20Ct old-mine stone that is flanked on either side by three old-mine diamonds. The approximate total weight of all diamonds is 0.40Ct. The pin is 2 ½” long and 7/16” at the widest part.
A delightful Art Nouveau daisy pendant/pin, the petals formed from long Mississippi river pearls arranged around a textured gold disc studded with an old mine cut diamond. The pearls have very attractive lustre and the diamond has nice color and clarity (J/VS2). The back retains the original pendant hook and pinstem/clasp. Tested and guaranteed 14K.
NOTE: The pendant is shown with an optional 16" 14K chain.
An extraordinary late Georgian 18K gold ring set with a carnelian carved into the leering face of a satyr classically portrayed with a goatee, a snub nose and pointed ears. The carved gemstone was likely already several centuries old when it was set into this ring. The expert carving is only eclipsed by the extraordinary artistry of the goldsmith. The bold shank is entirely covered in flower and foliage appliques expertly worked in rose, green and yellow gold...
Modernist 14K gold necklace with smokey quartz
Stunningly dramatic grid like design
Mid 20th century
Neck ring measures 16" round
Weight - 29.30 grams
Main decorative element measures 4" X 4 3/8"
Excellent vintage condition
Brutalist brass necklace
Hand crafted studio jewelry
1960s - 70s
Center element measures 5" x 5"
Neck ring - 14 1/2" round
Weight - 116 grams
Excellent vintage condition
Vermeil or silver gilt shoe buckle set with paste, the setting arranged as a ribbon with a stripe of green enamel. French, c 1770-80, no visible hallmarks, but traces of an old assay to ascertain the silver content. Length "3/ 7.3 cm. Condition: wear to the enamel and to the gilt of the prongs (cf. pics).
A beautifully detailed carving of an unusual stone cameo depicting a man is set in a 14Kt pink gold frame. The early 20th century oval cameo pendant measures 35 X 27 millimeters without the jump ring and the bail.
This size 6 14Kt yellow gold eternity band is channel-set with 25 brilliant cut diamonds. The approximate total weight of all diamonds is 1.00 Ct. The ring is 3 millimeter wide, and it cannot be sized.
Vintage, antique, 14k white gold and diamond engagement ring. The old cut center diamond measures 0.78ctw of J color and VS1 clarity. There are 3 accent round cut diamonds on each side weighting about 0.15ctw. This size 5 ring is in very good pre-owned condition. Ring weights 1.82 grams.
Antique, Edwardian Era, platinum, diamonds and black onyx filigree brooch. This lovely bar pin measures 2 3/4" x 3/8", it consists of approx. 0.55ctw of H color diamonds. Brooch is in excellent pre-owned condition. Weight is 7.1 grams. Top of the brooch is platinum the closing pin is 14k gold.
Elegant pair of 14k white gold, rubies and diamonds earrings. These omega style earrings measures; 1" x 1/2". Earrings consists approx. 2.2ctw of baguette cut diamonds and 1.20ctw of rubies. Condition of the earrings is very good. Weight is 10.9 grams. Gold is marked 14k.
Antique, Edwardian Era, platinum, diamonds and sapphires filigree brooch. This lovely pin measures 1 3/4" x 1/2", it consists of approx. 0.60ctw of H color diamonds and 0.45ctw of sapphires. Brooch is in very good condition. Weight is 7.41 grams.
Exquisite vintage, circa 1950's, Lucien Piccard manual watch. 14K yellow gold case, bracelet set with sea pearls and sapphires. 17mm case size. Mother of Pearl dial. Excellent pre-owned condition. Bracelet measures 6 3/4" long x 5/8" wide. Weight is 42.44 grams. Back of the watch is marked 14k Lucien Piccard, Cased and timed in USA. G25889
Estate, 18k white gold and approx. 1.90 carats of marquise and baguette cut diamonds cocktail ring. Top of this 5.5 size ring measures 20mm x 13mm. Ring consists of 0.65 marquise cut I color, VS1 clarity diamond and approx. 1.25 carats of I color baguette cut diamonds. Ring is in excellent pre-owned condition. Weight is 4.9 grams. Sizer visible on pictures was removed.
A fine 10x19mm navettte-shaped opal set in an Art Deco 14K yellow gold setting enhanced with bright champleve enamels in shades of dark and light green, red, and black. The opal has a very nice "pinfire" pattern with an unusually generous amount of red/orange play of color. The pattern is evenly dispersed, with color throughout the stone...