All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Pre 1990 item #1318834
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Statement size modernist Yves Saint Laurent clip earrings in the form of lion heads, designed by Robert Goossens. Marked YSL. 1980s. Made in an opposing design, each with slight differences as they were cast from individually hand made molds. 1 3/4 inches long and 2 inches wide. Excellent condition. One has a tiny loss to the goldtone finish in the center, pictured but not visible at a short distance. Photos enlarged to show detail.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Pre 1990 item #1318830
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Chic super heavy and substantial vintage 1980s curb or moto chain belt in shiny goldtone metal with two hooks for draping, in the style of the iconic Chanel chain belts. Also can be worn as a necklace. Great size -- 52 inches total length and 1/2 inch wide. Excellent condition. Display form is life size. Photos enlarged to show detail.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1317870
A beautiful pair of good color genuine Emerald and Diamond Earrings set in 14K. Gold for pierced ears. 8 Emeralds @ 6.50 ct. and 8 Diamonds @ 0.35 ct. total weight.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Pre 1990 item #1316691
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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.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Pre 1990 item #1316690
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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...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Pre 1990 item #1316685
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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...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Pre 2000 item #1316683
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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...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Pre 1990 item #1316681
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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...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Pre 1990 item #1316667
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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.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Pre 1990 item #1316666
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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.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Pre 1990 item #1316664
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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.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1303826 (stock #a1)
This sensational dragon bracelet is a true piece of wearable art that will definitely attract attention when worn. The front spans 7" from head to tail, and tapers to 5/8" wide on the reverse side. It has a 6 1/4" interior measurement and is made for the smaller wrist size. It is intricately made from sterling silver and has reconstituted amber cabochons throughout the bracelet. It has no markings but it has been tested for sterling silver. It is in excellent condition.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Contemporary item #1303605 (stock #rs1)
This stunning butterfly pin was custom made by contemporary designer jeweler, Robert Sorrell, for Lush Life Antiques. It is an oversized 3 7/8" long x 3" wide and is quite dimensional. It has large faceted amethyst crystals with lilac and clear rhinestones trimming the wings. The twisted wire trim on the wings and legs give this pin interesting dimension. It has a Japaned finish and the it is signed "Sorrell Originals" on the reverse.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1303120 (stock #jm16)
These unique modernist style bracelets were designed by contemporary designer jeweler, Jan Michaels. Each bracelet has an antiqued silver tone finish and the trio has wood beads with aluminum centers. They are 3/8" wide and have a 2 1/2" diameter opening. They are in excellent condition and are priced individually at $80 each.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1303030 (stock #jm15)
This dramatic cuff bracelet was designed by San Francisco based designer jeweler, Jan Michaels. It is made from smooth brass with Jan's signature antiqued finish, and is studded with black glass cabochons. It is 3" wide in front and the cuff is 5 3/4" from end to end with a 1" gap opening. The metal is flexible and the cuff will bend to fit most average wrists. It is in excellent condition and is signed "Jan Michaels San Francisco" on the inner cuff...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1303028 (stock #jm14)
This dramatic necklace was designed by San Francisco based designer jeweler, Jan Michaels. It is made from brass with Jan's signature antiqued finish, and has a smooth horn center detachable center drop. It is 29 1/2" from end to end and the center drop is 6" x 1 1/2". It is in excellent condition and is signed "Jan Michaels San Francisco" on an attached plaque. Please see my other listings for the coordinating earrings and cuff (sold separately).
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1303027 (stock #jm13)
These great statement earrings were designed by San Francisco based designer jeweler, Jan Michaels. Each clip earring is 2 1/8" long x 1 1/2" wide, and both are made from brass and horn with Jan's signature "antiqued" finish. They have clip back mechanisms and are signed "Jan Michaels San Francisco" on the reverse. Please see my other listings for the matching necklace and bracelet (sold separately).
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1303024 (stock #jm12)
These great statement earrings were designed by San Francisco based designer jeweler, Jan Michaels. Each clip earring is 4 1/4" long x 1" wide, and both are made from brass with Jan's signature "antiqued" finish. The have a wonderful mellow tone accented by genuine lava stones. They have clip back mechanisms and are signed "Jan Michaels San Francisco" on the reverse. Please see my other listings for the matching necklace and bracelet (sold separately).
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1303022 (stock #jm11)
This dramatic necklace was designed by San Francisco based designer jeweler, Jan Michaels. It is made from brass with Jan's signature antiqued finish, and smooth lava stones are at the center. It is 20" from end to end and has a detachable center drop that is 8" long. It is in excellent condition and is signed "Jan Michaels San Francisco" on an attached plaque. Please see my other listings for the coordinating earrings and cuff (sold separately).
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1303020 (stock #jm10)
This dramatic cuff bracelet was designed by San Francisco based designer jeweler, Jan Michaels. It is made from hammered brass with Jan's signature antiqued finish, and a smooth lava stone is at the center. It is 2 1/2" wide in front and the cuff is 5 3/4" from end to end with a 1" gap opening. The metal is flexible and the cuff will bend to fit most average wrists. It is in excellent condition and is signed "Jan Michaels San Francisco" on the inner cuff...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1303017 (stock #jm9)
This lovely necklace was designed by San Francisco based designer jeweler, Jan Michaels. The necklace is made from Jan's signature antiqued brass with glass and cinnabar accents. It is 22 1/2" long and can be worn from 16" to 22". The center "Y" drop hangs 3 5/8" in front and is 1" wide across the base of the vintage glass drop. It is in excellent condition and is signed "Jan Michaels San Francisco" on the reverse...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1303016 (stock #jm8)
These lovely earrings were designed by San Francisco based designer jeweler, Jan Michaels. The clip earrings are made from Jan's signature antiqued brass with glass and cinnabar accents. They are 3" long x 1" wide at the base of the vintage glass drops. They are in excellent condition and are signed "Jan Michaels San Francisco" on the reverse. Please see my other listings for the coordinating necklace (sold separately).
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Contemporary item #1302906 (stock #lv1)
This spectacular pin was custom made by Lawrence Vrba for Lush Life Antiques. The pin measures 4 3/4" long x 2 1/2" wide and has an antique genuine pre ban ivory netsuke at the center. It has genuine angelskin coral flowers, jade leaves, and faux ivory flowers with turquoise stone centers. It has a Japanned finish and the reverse side has an oval "Lawrence Vrba" signature plaque. It is in excellent condition.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Contemporary item #1302342 (stock #jk6)
This absolutely amazing brooch was designed by renowned contemporary costume jeweler, Jarin Kasi...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1302338 (stock #jk4)
This classic art deco necklace was designed by contemporary designer jeweler, Jarin Kasi. It is made from sterling silver with a rhodium plating and has freshwater pearl, onyx, and cz crystal accents. The "Y" style necklace is 23" long and the front has a 9" long drop in front. It has a 2 1/2" long chain in back giving this a 25 1/2" long wearable length. The bottom tassel is removable so it can be worn by itself on another chain or simpler strand of pearls. The top of the tassel is marked ...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1302327 (stock #jk3)
These sensational earrings were designed by contemporary designer jeweler, Jarin Kasi. Each pierced earring is made from sterling silver with pave CZ details, and 2 large baroque pearls hang below. They measure 1 3/4" long x 1 1/2" wide and are in excellent condition. They are hallmarked "Jarin 925" on the reverse.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Contemporary item #1302318 (stock #jk1)
This amazing statement brooch was designed by contemporary designer jeweler, Jarin Kasi, and obviously inspired by the classic ruffle pin by Schreiner of New York. It is 3 1/4" long x 3" wide and is made from rhodium plated sterling silver. It has a green faux included emerald cabochon center in a red CZ frame, and a fan of turquoise glass stones fan on the outside. It is incredibly dimensional and will get many a compliment when worn. It has a secure pin stem and also has a bale so it can b...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Pre 1990 item #1301133
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Chic vintage 1980s tribal style French necklace with a very dimensional goldtone metal mounted pendant with leopard jasper stone and faux amber fluted Lucite, on a soft dark brown wool cord with matching goldtone metal terminals and a spring ring clasp with an extender chain ending in a peach color faceted glass bead. Marked FABRICE PARIS. Wearable length is 19 inches and the pendant drops 2 inches and is 7/8 inch deep. Excellent condition. Display form is life size. Photos enlarged ...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Pre 2000 item #1297706
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Stunning very big signed Monies bib drop necklace in wood with a gold finish, strung and hand knotted on black leather, with asymmetrical drops, and a toggle close. Late 1980s or 1990s. Marked MONIES. From the same estate as the other Monies pieces I am listing. Great size -- 19 inches wearable length and the drop is 6 inches. Excellent condition. One bead on the inside strand has some loss to the gold finish on one side, pictured but the necklace can be worn so that this does not sh...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Pre 2000 item #1297704
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Stunning very well made 1980s or 1990s unsigned couture bracelet in goldtone metal, black Lucite, and strass stones, with nautical links of the style used in Gucci jewelry. Safety flip clasp. The metal links are made with decorative openwork backs. Unusual construction. Wearable length is 8 1/2 inches. 1 inch wide. Excellent condition. Display form is life size. Photos enlarged to show detail.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1297701
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Gorgeous clip earrings in goldtone metal with brilliant Swarovski crystal rhinestones in square cut and round shapes, by the couture jewelry maker Jarin Kasi. Her work is sold in high end stores and frequently used in fashion editorial content in Vogue and Harper's Bazaar. Marked JARIN on the clip backs. Just under 1 1/2 inches long. Excellent condition with one tiny spot of loss to goldtone finish on one corner, not visible at a short distance. All stones are brilliant. Photos enlar...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Pre 2000 item #1297700
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Fabulous huge statement 1980s or 1990s heavy hinged bangle cuff bracelet in goldtone metal with brilliant pave Swarovski rhinestones. Top couture quality. Magnetic snap clasp. 1 3/4 inches wide and inside diameters are 2 3/8 inches each way. Excellent condition with some slight flaws or bubbles on the goldtone metal back, not noticeable at a short distance. All stones are brilliant. Display form is life size. Photos enlarged to show detail.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Pre 2000 item #1297699
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Huge statement 1980s or 1990s unsigned couture Lucite necklace with large shaped beads hand knotted with blue silk cord and lobster clasp. From the same estate as the Monies Lucite earrings and necklaces I am listing. 21 1/2 inches wearable length and 1 1/2 inches by 1 1/8 inches at center. Most of the beads are very slightly champagne in color; one or two are slightly pinker. Excellent condition. Display form is life size. Photos enlarged to show detail.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Pre 2000 item #1297695
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Big vintage 1980s or 1990s signed Monies teardrop shaped clip earrings in clear Lucite. Marked MONIES on the backs. 2 1/4 inches long and 1 1/8 inches wide. Excellent condition. Photos enlarged to show detail.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Pre 2000 item #1297692
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1980s or early 1990s unsigned carved horn necklace by Gerda Lynggaard for Monies Copenhagen, with five strands of oblong flat beads and a large heavy toggle clasp. Not marked but distinctively and guaranteed Monies, as collectors will recognize. Monies pieces were and are sometimes only marked with paper hang tags. From the same estate as the other Monies pieces I am listing. 16 1/2 inches wearable length on inside strand and 4 1/2 inches wide. This will fit pretty closely around the...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Pre 2000 item #1297691
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Vintage 1990s signed Barrera large clip earrings in heavy goldtone metal with a beautiful antiqued hammered finish. Marked BARRERA. By Jose and Maria Barrera for the couture collection which is sold in high end stores such as Nieman Marcus and Saks Fifth Avenue. 1 1/4 inches long, 1 1/2 inches front to back, and 3/4 inch side to side. Excellent condition. Photos enlarged to show detail.