Antique Quilts: From Stella Rubin Antiques, Quilt expert and author
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre 2000 item #1242817
Stella Rubin Antique Quilts and Decorative Arts
$260
Silver and gold brooch by Maine jeweler, Elizabeth Prior. The combination of metals works well with the three textures, including the finely crimped edge that makes a nice frame. Dark areas are shadows in the photo - not discoloration. Measurements are 1 5/16" square. Made in the 1990's.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Designer Signed : Pre 2000 item #1143082
Stella Rubin Antique Quilts and Decorative Arts
$4,400
These are unusual eighteen karat gold pretzel shaped earrings with pearl tips by Angela Cummings. They have a matte finish with glossy bands around the pearls. Backs are clips to which posts can easily be added. Measurements are 1 1/2" tall and 3/4" wide; excellent condition. Dated 1994.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre 2000 item #1265192
Stella Rubin Antique Quilts and Decorative Arts
$2600.00
Substantial size 18 karat gold earrings with three ribs centered with a pear shaped emerald and surrounded by 6 round diamonds. Omega backs. Maker's mark JDI. Measurements are 1" long and 5/8" wide.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Pre 1990 item #1229792
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Left and middle are sold. Right is $285.
Fabulously bold and stylish oxidized silver geometric rings. They were clearly made by the same hand but only one has an (illegible) maker's mark. The other two are marked only 925 for sterling silver. They appear to be in unworn condition. The circle measures 1 1/4" in diameter; the square is 1 1/16". Well made with substantial weight. Ring on left is size 6; middle and right are 6 1/2.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Designer Signed : Pre 1990 item #976123
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Paloma Picasso Star SOLD Heart with Bow $735
Tiffany brooches in eighteen karat gold Star on left designed by Paloma Picasso. Measures 1 1/2" x 1 3/4". Looks as though a comet is swirling through the star. Open heart topped by a bow is wonderfully tailored simplicity. Measures 1" wide and 1" tall.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Pre 1990 item #1351501
Stella Rubin Antique Quilts and Decorative Arts
$435
Sterling silver necklace and earrings set by J. Gabriel. The set consists of undulating, irregular circles with a satin finish and high glass rims. The necklace measures 17 inches in length. Clip back earrings can be converted to posts or can be added to lengthen the necklace.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Designer Signed : Pre 1990 item #1243692
Stella Rubin Antique Quilts and Decorative Arts
$285
Stainless steel purse from the 1990's made by Wendy Stevens. In addition to being an unusual shape, the surface has an incised pattern of three dimensional cubes known as Tumbling Blocks in quilt-speak. The top measures 7 1/4" across and the bottom is 4". It is 4" tall and 2 1/4" deep. The chain is 24" so it can be worn as a shoulder bag or cross body. Signed inside with maker's name as shown in last thumbnail photo.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Designer Signed : Pre 1990 item #1323954
Stella Rubin Antique Quilts and Decorative Arts
$2,900
Rose quartz balls drop from a double hoop in these lovely earrings by Paloma Picasso. A tourmaline set in a gold collar completes the bottom. Post backs; like new condition. Measurements are 1 1/2" from the top of the hoop to the bottom of the tourmaline. The rose quartz bead is 11/16" in diameter. Made circa 1990.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Designer Signed : Pre 1990 item #1284014
Stella Rubin Antique Quilts and Decorative Arts
$2,900
Henry Dunay 18 karat gold earrings in the hammered finish for which his work is well known. The swirl and knot design is very flattering to the face. They measure 1 1/8" long and 3/4" wide. Clip backs can be changed to posts. Made circa 1980's; excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Designer Signed : Pre 1990 item #1258936
Stella Rubin Antique Quilts and Decorative Arts
$2,200
Nicely sculpted and textured 18 karat gold hoop earrings by Tiffany. They measure 7/16" wide and 5/8" tall. Omega backs; excellent condition. Made circa 1990.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Designer Signed : Pre 1990 item #999026
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Left SOLD Right $5500.
Stunning hand hammered eighteen karat gold bangle bracelets by well known designer Ippolita. Larger one is 2 3/8" inner diameter and 1" wide. Smaller one is 2 9/16" inner diameter and 1/2" wide. Both are in pristine condition. They are still in production and retail for $9750. and $6000.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Designer Signed : Pre 1990 item #1314359
Stella Rubin Antique Quilts and Decorative Arts
$5,200
Cartier Double C earrings with alternating ribs of yellow and white gold. Each C is embellished with pave diamonds. Backs are posts and clips. Measurements are 1 1/8" in length and 9/16" in width at the diamond top.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Designer Signed : Pre 1990 item #1350123
Stella Rubin Antique Quilts and Decorative Arts
$675.00
Bold and striking silver earrings with hematite by Pablo Picasso's youngest daughter, Paloma. They are signed Paloma Picasso and dated 1985. The earrings measure 1 inch in length and 3/4 inch in width. Clip backs can be converted to posts; excellent condition. Light spots are reflections - not dings.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Pre 1990 item #1350157
Stella Rubin Antique Quilts and Decorative Arts
$595
Streamlined and bold sterling and hematite ring by Paloma Picasso for Tiffany. The hematite is gray/black in color with slight iridescence. The matching earrings are dated 1985 so I assume these are of the same period. They are available as item #1350123. The ring is size 6 1/2 but can easily be sized up or down. It can be worn equally well by a man or woman. Condition is excellent.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre 1990 item #1121419
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Textured links surround irregularly shaped stones in this 35" long necklace. Three links on the end allow the length to be modified by an inch. It can be worn equally well singly or doubled. It is made of 22 karat gold with tourmaline, amethyst, garnet, citrine and blue topaz. The links have two different textures. It is a versatile, beautiful and unusual necklace.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Designer Signed : Pre 1990 item #1129793
Stella Rubin Antique Quilts and Decorative Arts
$4,200
This is an original gold cuff bracelet by collectible American designer, Helen Woodhull. Since her death in 2005, Woodhull's atelier has continued at James Robinson but this piece is dated 1989. The central stone is garnet flanked by three yellow sapphires on each side. It fits a small/medium wrist. The inner diameter is 2 1/8" with an opening of 1". It is 7/16" tall. The original safety chain is included but has been removed from the bracelet.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Designer Signed : Pre 1980 item #1216180
Stella Rubin Antique Quilts and Decorative Arts
$3,900
Heavy weight ribbed gold ring by Seaman Schepps. Measures 11/16" tall in front and 3/8" in back. Can be sized by able jeweler; size 5. Excellent condition; weighs 25 grams.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Designer Signed : Pre 1980 item #1277920
Stella Rubin Antique Quilts and Decorative Arts
$625
Classic Lisa Jenks bracelet combining links and chain. Different designs on the links make it completely reversible for two bracelets in one. The central links are 7/16" wide. Wearable length is 7 1/2" including nice toggle clasp. Excellent condition; made 1980's.