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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Designer Signed : Pre 1950 item #630296 (stock #41530)
The Lush Life Antiques
$9000.00
This rare bracelet (circa 1950) was designed by renowned French artist, Line Vautrin. She introduced her first collection at the age of 21 and gained public acceptance after showing her designs at the Paris International Exposition of 1937. At that time, she was primarily known as a button maker, but she constantly experimented in new media. It wasn't long before she developed her trademark technique involving mirrors set on a resin background, which she termed "Talosel". This bracelet is an...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Designer Signed : Pre 1980 item #1135562 (stock #11407)
The Lush Life Antiques
$8,950.00
This stunning vintage necklace is fluid in both it's design and construction. It has 20 strands of 2mm heishi tubular coral beads that end in a 2 1/2" x 1 1/2" 18k removable medallion. It is 34" in overall length and can be worn as a long necklace or doubled over for a fuller look. The clasp is hallmarked 18k with the makers mark and additional script writing. It has a total weight of of 159 grams and it is in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Designer Signed : Pre 1980 item #1055570 (stock #138)
The Lush Life Antiques
$7,500.00
This chic necklace was made by the renowned jewelry house of Van Cleef and Arpels. It is 20 1/4" long and consists of 6 strands of 4MM tubular coral beads interspersed with tubular gold beads. It has a 1" long tubular closure that is hallmarked "VCA 4M 970.4" on one side and "14k" on the other. I suspect that this was made in collaboration with the Spanish firm, Puig Doria who made designs for Van Cleef in the 1970s. It is in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1940 item #1135551 (stock #11404)
The Lush Life Antiques
$4,500.00
This amazing pin was designed by the Taxco silver maestro, William Spratling. Based on traditional Mesomayan images, it is commonly termed the "Jaguar" pin. It is 4 1/2" long x 2 1/2" wide and is hand crafted from repousse sterling silver. It has 6 amethyst cabochons on the border and the reverse has a secure pin closure with safety clutch. The pin has two early repairs at the tongue and shoulder, and one cabochon has a stable fracture. None of this takes away from the beauty of this pin. ...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1980 item #1145294 (stock #RIC3)
The Lush Life Antiques
$3,500.00
This sensational necklace was designed by New York contemporary designer jeweler, Patricia Von Musulin. Her pieces are known for their sculptural quality and have been featured in the design collections of Bill Blass, Perry Ellis, Oscar de la Renta, Michael Kors, Ralph Lauren, and Geoffrey Beene. This necklace is truly a hard to find piece by Patricia and has been recently restrung and polished by her studio. The side panel measures 3 1/4" long x 2 1/2" wide x 3/4" thick and is made from preban...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Pre 1990 item #1079756 (stock #ILC10)
The Lush Life Antiques
$2,950.00
This stunning cuff bracelet is a fantastic example of the work of Maison Gripoix for the couture house of Chanel. It is 2" wide in front with a 6 1/2" end to end measurement and 1" wide gap opening. It is made from heavyweight gilt brass and has 9 Gripoix glass chiclet type stones surrounded by dozens of faceted crystals. It is in excellent condition and is signed "Chanel 2 3 Made in France" (season 23) with the Chanel logo.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1030867 (stock #50565)
The Lush Life Antiques
$2,500.00
This vintage Austrian necklace is by far one of the best pieces of costume I've owned. It is 17" long from end to end and is approximately 4" wide in front. It stands high on the neck when worn and is a little difficult to photo on a standard jewelry mount. It is made from brass with a Russian gilt finish, and the front is elaborately set with topaz rhinestones in oval, pear, and marquis shapes. It is in excellent condition and is signed "made in Austria" on an applied round tag.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1225890 (stock #cet1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$2,500.00
This gorgeous necklace was made by the Italian design duo of Lyda Toppo and Bruno Coppola, better known as Coppola e Toppo. The necklace has a wearable length of 16" from end to end and is 3 1/2" at it's widest point. It is made from ombre red to black crystals in a complex woven collar design. It has the signature heart shaped brass hardware signed "Made in Italy by Coppola e Toppo." It is in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1303121 (stock #mh1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$2,500.00
This amazing, over the top, bib necklace is a late design by Miriam Haskell head designer, Robert Clark who worked for the costume jeweler from 1958 to 1968. It measures 18" long from end to end and drapes down a dramatic length of 8" in front. I spoke with another former head designer at Haskell, and was informed that these particular beads were sourced from the Routier Attelier in France. They are hand blown glass and made to resemble lavender jade. The drops on the fringe of the necklace ...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Period : Pre 1960 item #1135845 (stock #11412)
The Lush Life Antiques
$2,450.00
This stunning vintage pin measures 1 3/4" long x 1 1/2" wide and is handcrafted from 18k white gold. It has 15 cultured pearl "grapes" varying in size from 4.5mm to 7.5mm and the leaves have 2 carat total weight of VS-2 grade diamonds. It can be worn as a pin and has a clever removable mechanism which allows it to attach to a strand of pearls or over a chain. It has no markings except for the number "762" and it has been assayed for 18k gold. It is in excellent condition and weighs 17.9 gra...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1073981 (stock #10806)
The Lush Life Antiques
$1,950.00
This wonderful vintage belt was designed by costume jewelry legend, Kenneth Jay Lane. It is 31 1/2" long x 3 1/2" wide and has a gold tone setting elaborately set with turquoise and coral cabochons. It is signed K.J.L. on the reverse and it is in excellent condition.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Contemporary item #1116560 (stock #11171)
The Lush Life Antiques
$1,950.00
This unbelievable pin was designed and made by contemporary designer jeweler, Jarin Kasi. It measures 3 1/4" long x 2" wide x 1" thick and is made from heavy cast sterling silver with a bright gold vermeil finish. The intertwined snake and blackamoor collar are hand set with peridot stones, and the bodice and crown have clear topaz stones. The torso and face are enameled in gloss black and the top of the head has a 16 x 20mm faceted citrine stone. The pin is in excellent condition and is sig...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1302902 (stock #cet1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$1,950.00
This gorgeous necklace was made by the Italian design duo of Lyda Toppo and Bruno Coppola, better known as Coppola e Toppo. The necklace has a wearable length of 18" from end to end and is 2 1/2" at it's widest point. It is made from ombre blue crystals in a complex woven collar design. It has the signature heart shaped brass hardware on each end but does not bear the coppola signature. I believe that this was probably done private label for Emilio Pucci. It is in excellent condition.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Pre 1970 item #1303123 (stock #mc1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$1,950.00
This stunning vintage bracelet was designed by Countess Cissy Zoltowska of Vienna. Her designs were carried at the most exclusive retailers in the US, including Bonwitt Teller and Lord and Taylor as well as many exclusive boutiques in Europe and Japan. Maison Cis also made jewelry private label for many couturiers including Balenciaga. This bracelet measures 7 1/2" long x 2 5/8" wide and is intricately made from brass with a gilt finish. The unique design has interlocking chain on the edges w...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Pre 1990 item #1226538 (stock #ic1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$1,800.00
I am very pleased to offer this stunning bracelet from the high end accessories designer, Isabel Canovas. Isabelle was born in Paris on the “Night of Kings” in 1945, daughter to Genevieve Corre, and Blas Canovas, a Spanish fabric designer. The product of designers, she began work at an early age as accessories designer at Hermes, and later to Louis Vuitton. She received acclaim from Patrick Vuitton who felt she could help in modernizing the image of Vuitton in the 70‘s. After only one yea...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1960 item #1288297 (stock #ha1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$1,800.00
This unique design by Hector Aguilar was executed at his Taxco shop, Taller Borda. It has a wearable length of 6 1/4" with a 1" gap opening and is 1 3/4" long at it's widest point. It has bold X and O cutwork design across the front and flairs to a scrollwork design on the ends. It is in excellent condition and is hallmarked "Taller Borda 925 Sterling Mexico" on the inner cuff.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1302345 (stock #jk7)
The Lush Life Antiques
$1,700.00
This AMAZING statement bracelet was designed by contemporary costume jeweler, Jarin Kasi. It is cast from sterling silver with an oxidized finish and is intricately set with brown and green crystal accents. The figural monkey motif is 2 1/4" wide in front and the interior measurement is 6 1/2". An off center lemon quartz stone adds to the drama of this piece. It is in excellent condition and is signed "Jarin" on the interior. It is a real show stopper!
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Pre 1960 item #758735 (stock #44156)
The Lush Life Antiques
$1,600.00
Pretty in pink! This stunning vintage Miriam Haskell parure is an outstanding example of the maker in a very hard to find color..pink! The necklace is 17" long with a 2 1/2" long x 1 3/4" center element, the bracelet is 7 1/2" long with a 1 1/2" diameter clasp, and the clip earrings are 1 1/4" in diameter. The set is made from pink glass beads and the bracelet/necklace have pink molded flower accents. The set has Russian gilt brass filigrees, and each piece is hallmarked "Miriam Haskell". T...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #834258 (stock #misc29)
The Lush Life Antiques
$800.00
This lovely bracelet is a classic design by master Mexican silversmith, Hector Aguilar. It is 7/8" wide, and has a wearable length of 6 1/2". It is made from heavyweight sterling silver (85.3 grams), and has an attached safety chain and pin closure. It is is fully hallmarked "940 Taxco" with the Hector Aguilar "HA" monogram, and eagle stamp number 9. It is in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #653407 (stock #42310)
The Lush Life Antiques
$750.00
These amazing hair ornaments are by the master Taxco silversmith, Hubert Harmon. His whimsical and sometimes odd designs are highly sought after, and extremely hard to find. These ornaments came directly from the original estate, and were purchased at Harmon's Taxco taller in the early 1940's. The largest ornament is approximately 5 1/2" long x 2 1/4" wide and is signed "Hubert Harmon Made in Mexico" on the reverse. The other two spherical ornaments are 5 1/2" long but one has a 22.5MM spher...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1030859 (stock #50561)
The Lush Life Antiques
$1,500.00
This stunning necklace was designed by the Italian designer jeweler, Carlo Zini. His pieces are hard to find outside of Europe where he sells through exclusive boutiques and retailers like Harrod's. The necklace measures 16 long with an attached safety chain giving an additional 3 3/4" in length. Each octopus is approximately 2 1/2" long x 2" wide and all are intricately pave set with black, gray and clear rhinestones. It has a rhodium finish backing and the safety chain is signed "Carlo Zini"...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Pre 1990 item #1057884 (stock #200)
The Lush Life Antiques
$1,450.00
This gorgeous vintage pin was designed by Iradj Moini for the couture house of Oscar de la Renta. It is 5" long x 2 1/2" wide and is made from gilt brass with citrine, jade, amethyst, tourmaline, and crystal stones. It has a double pin stem on the reverse and it's signed "Iradj Moini" across the beak. It is in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1145431 (stock #11514)
The Lush Life Antiques
$1,450.00
This stunning vintage necklace was made by the legendary costume jewelry company of Schreiner of New York. The necklace is 18" long from end to end and drapes down 2 3/4" in front. It has a rhodium plated setting and the front is intricately set with clear and emerald rhinestones. One of the round green stones is missing a single dog tooth prong in the setting, but overall, the necklace is in very good condition. It has no markings but has typical Schreiner construction including the signatu...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Contemporary item #1145508 (stock #11518)
The Lush Life Antiques
$1,450.00
This jaw dropping pin was designed by contemporary designer jeweler, Robert Sorrell. Mr. Sorrell's pieces have been featured in the runway collections of Thierry Mugler, as well as in a number of theater productions including Cirque de Soleil. The pin was custom made for Lush Life Antiques and incorporates two large pieces of vintage preban carved elephant ivory. It is dynamic in it's scale measuring 5 3/8" long x 2 1/2" wide, but is still easy to wear. The ivory section is 2 1/2" long x 3 1/2" ...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Sets : Contemporary item #1215253 (stock #so1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$1,400.00
This jaw dropping demi parure was designed by contemporary designer jeweler, Robert Sorrell. Mr. Sorrell's pieces have been featured in the runway collections of Thierry Mugler, as well as in a number of theater productions including Cirque de Soleil. The set was custom made for Lush Life Antiques and includes an 18" long x 2 1/2" wide necklace and coordinating 1 1/2" long x 1 1/4" clip earrings. The set is made from twisted wire with a gun metal finish, and is intricately set with ombre crysta...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Sets : Contemporary item #1215255 (stock #so2)
The Lush Life Antiques
$1,400.00
This jaw dropping demi parure was designed by contemporary designer jeweler, Robert Sorrell. Mr. Sorrell's pieces have been featured in the runway collections of Thierry Mugler, as well as in a number of theater productions including Cirque de Soleil. The set was custom made for Lush Life Antiques and includes a necklace and earrings in a wonderful asymmetric designs. The necklace has a wearable length of approximately 18" long with a 4" long x 3" wide center element, and the coordinating drop ...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #1288286 (stock #fd1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$1,400.00
This unusual bracelet was designed by Taxco maestro, Fred Davis. It is handcrafted from sterling silver with a gold vermeil finish and has a sleek art deco design. It has a wearable length of 6 1/8" and is 1 3/4" wide across the 13 repousse panels. It is in very good condition and is hallmarked with the Fred Davis FD monogram.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1302323 (stock #jk2)
The Lush Life Antiques
$1,400.00
This amazing articulated bracelet is made by contemporary designer jeweler, Jarin Kasi. The snakes body is intricately constructed from sterling silver, and has pave CZ crystals throughout. The head has a large glass faux emerald stone and the eyes are made from hematite glass. The body is 5/8" wide in back and it spans 1 3/4" at the crossover front. It has flexibility but will only fit a wrist of about 6 1/2". It has no markings and it is in excellent condition. This really is a showstop...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Bakelite : Pre 1940 item #1303125 (stock #bb1)
The Lush Life Antiques
Auction
This amazing bakelite bracelet is one of the nicest examples I've had in a long time. The apple juice bangle employs several techniques including reverse carving, pierce cutting, and reverse painting. It is 1 1/4" wide and has a 2 1/2" diameter opening. The translucent material has open sections with three repeated reverse carved floral panels with painted details. The bracelet is in excellent condition with no cracks or chips. This really is one of the finest bangles I've had in 20 years!
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Contemporary item #1302342 (stock #jk6)
The Lush Life Antiques
$1,300.00
This absolutely amazing brooch was designed by renowned contemporary costume jeweler, Jarin Kasi. The oversized pin measures 4 3/4" long x 3 1/4" wide and is hand crafted from sterling silver with an oxidized finish. The front is elaborately done with hand set CZ crystals, and each flower is mounted on a spring giving this pin an incredible kinetic look. The reverse has a double pin stem assembly and it's signed "Jarin" on an applied plaque. Although contemporary, this piece is made almost i...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Pre 2000 item #1057901 (stock #204)
The Lush Life Antiques
$1,250.00
This unusual bib necklace was designed and crafted by contemporary designer costume jeweler, Robert Sorrell. His pieces are expertly hand made and have been featured in the runway collection of Thierry Mugler as well as theater productions like Cirque de Soliel's Zoomanity. This particular necklace was made for one of the productions of "Broadway Bares", a charity burlesque show which often derives it's themes from particular shows or musicals of the time. This necklace was Mr Sorrell's take ...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1057902 (stock #205)
The Lush Life Antiques
$1,250.00
This amazing bib necklace was designed and hand crafted by contemporary couture costume jeweler, Alan Anderson. It is 17" long, draping down 2 1/2" in front, and is elaborately set with peridot crystals. It has 25MM faux jade cabochon sides with borealis tinted rhinestone accents, and the 4 nesting glass strands have peridot crystal rondelles. It has a gold tone finish and the reverse is hallmarked "Alan Anderson". It is in excellent condition.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1058002 (stock #208)
The Lush Life Antiques
$1,250.00
This stunning necklace was designed by contemporary designer jeweler, Sherri Jennings, who manufactures her pieces in Florence, Italy. Her pieces have been used in many photo spreads and have graced the covers of notable fashion magazines. You will see here pieces worn by notable celebrities like Kim Kardashian, Cindy Lauper, Mary Kate Olsen, and Tyra Banks. This necklace is reminiscent of the works of French jeweler, Countess Cis, and measures 17 1/2" long x 5" wide with an attached 7" long tai...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1085793 (stock #11023)
The Lush Life Antiques
$1,250.00
This amazing convertible bib necklace was made by contemporary jewelers, C&D. These designers worked with Iradj Moini, and his pieces share the same quality and design construction. The necklace is 15" long and has an additional 3 1/2" length so that it can be worn at a variety of lengths. The center medallion is 3 3/4" long x 3 1/2" wide and has a 26mm x 37mm topaz center with citrines and rhinestone accents. It can be detached and worn as a pin giving this piece an alternate look. It is ...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Contemporary item #1145492 (stock #11516)
The Lush Life Antiques
$1,250.00
This amazing pin was designed by contemporary designer jeweler, Robert Sorrell. Mr. Sorrell's pieces have been featured in the runway collections of Thierry Mugler, as well as in a number of theater productions including Cirque de Soleil. The pin is dynamic in it's scale measuring 5 3/4" long x 3 1/2" wide, but is easy to wear despite it's size. The advantage of this "night and day" pin is that the flower itself (2 1/2" in diameter) can be removed to wear by itself. The stem is set with clear ...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Pre 1970 item #1213754 (stock #sc3)
The Lush Life Antiques
$1,250.00
This sensational necklace by Schreiner of New York will definitely get attention when worn. It is 23 1/2" long x 2" wide and has 12 oval panels with large 27mm x 38mm high dome tortoise resin cabochons in clear stone frames. It is connected by chain on the reverse and it has a gold tone setting. There is some plating wear on a few link connections but it's only noticeable on inspection of the reverse. It is not signed but has typical Schreiner construction including the signature choke chain...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Edwardian : Pre 1910 item #1213861 (stock #ae3)
The Lush Life Antiques
$1,250.00
This spectacular antique bracelet has the look and construction of fine jewelry. It is 7 1/4" long x 1/2" wide and is made from sterling silver with paste stone accents. It is hallmarked with the boars head cartouche and the male part of the clasp is marked "Made in France". It has some darkened stones from age, but overall, it is in very good condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Designer Signed : Pre 1980 item #1215216 (stock #gu3)
The Lush Life Antiques
$1,250.00
This sophisticated vintage bracelet was designed by one of Italy's premier atellier jewelers, Orlando Orlandini. It is 1 3/4" wide and is 9 1/2" long with a wearable interior measurement of 8". It is hand crafted from polished sterling silver and it is in excellent condition. It is hallmarked "800" with "O.P. Orlandini" on the inner buckle.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Victorian : Pre 1950 item #1057024 (stock #156)
The Lush Life Antiques
$1,200.00
This charming (no pun intended) vintage bracelet measures 7 1/4" long and has 26 vintage puffy heart charms attached. One heart has a blue embedded stone, another has a mother of pearl background with grapes in enamel, and yet another has green enamel accents. The remaining 23 hearts are made from repousse sterling silver with intricate designs on the front. A few are engraved on the reverse with the names Poutsy, Jack, Mom, Dad, Sidney, Daddy, V. D. Gordon, G. C, and Bobbye. There is some m...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1215256 (stock #so3)
The Lush Life Antiques
$1,200.00
This jaw dropping necklace was designed by contemporary designer jeweler, Robert Sorrell. Mr. Sorrell's pieces have been featured in the runway collections of Thierry Mugler, as well as in a number of theater productions including Cirque de Soleil. The necklace measures 17" long x 5" wide and has a removable panel that adds 2 3/4" in length. The set has ombre crystals from clear to red and it is signed "Sorrell Originals" on the reverse. It is in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #1288285 (stock #hh1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$1,200.00
These unusual earrings were designed by Taxco maestro, Hubert Harmon. They are handcrafted from brass and have wings and stars at the top with dangling 19mm balls at the bottom. They are 5 1/4" long and are hallmarked "Hubert Harmon Made in Mexico" with the winged feet logo. This style of earring fits over the ear and does not have a pierced or clip back. They have unique look and they are in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #772975 (stock #44239)
The Lush Life Antiques
$995.00
This beautiful vintage pin is a classic design by William Spratling. It is 4 1/4" long x 2" wide and is made from heavyweight sterling silver (72 grams). The bow has circular stampwork details and it has a large 20MM amethyst cabochon accent. It is in excellent condition and is signed "Spratling Silver" as well as "Spratling Made in Mexico" with the WS logo.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1030878 (stock #50601)
The Lush Life Antiques
$895.00
This stunning bracelet was designed and made by one of the best contemporary costume jeweler's of today, Robert Sorrell. His pieces are known for their exuberant use of color and their exquisite construction. Each is hand made by Robert in his NY studios and all show is meticulous attention to detail. The bracelet is 2" wide in front and has a wearable interior measurement of 6 5/8". It has a Japanned finish and the exterior is elaborately set with topaz, clear, canary, and citrine rhinestones ...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1030923 (stock #50664)
The Lush Life Antiques
$995.00
This stunning bracelet was designed and made by one of the best contemporary costume jeweler's of today, Robert Sorrell. His pieces are known for their exuberant use of color and their exquisite construction. Each is hand made by Robert in his NY studios and all show is meticulous attention to detail. The bracelet has vintage glass fruit salad stones in ruby, emerald and sapphire, with dazzling clear stone accents throughout. It is a striking 2 1/4" wide in front with a 6 5/8" interior measureme...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1030998 (stock #86090)
The Lush Life Antiques
$995.00
This stunning bracelet was designed and made by one of the best contemporary costume jeweler's of today, Robert Sorrell. His pieces are known for their exuberant use of color and their exquisite construction. Each is hand made by Robert in his NY studios and all show is meticulous attention to detail. The bracelet is 2" wide in front and has a wearable interior measurement of 6 5/8". It has a Japanned finish and the exterior is elaborately set with topaz, clear, canary, and citrine rhinestones b...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1085612 (stock #11006)
The Lush Life Antiques
$995.00
This amazing bracelet was designed by contemporary designer jeweler, Robert Sorrell, exclusively for Lush Life Antiques. Mr. Sorrell's pieces have been featured in the runway collections of Thierry Mugler, as well as in a number of theater productions including Cirque de Soleil. This incredible piece is a loose interpretation of the famous Van Cleef and Arpels bracelet owned by Marlene Dietrich and worn in the move "Stage Fright". The bracelet is 2 5/8" wide in front and has an interior measu...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Pre 1990 item #1296900 (stock #im1)
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On Hold
This wonderful statement worthy pin is an early design by couture costume jeweler, Iradj Moini. The wrapped heart design is inspired by the work Fulco di Verdura, and reinterpreted by Iradj in the 1980s. The pin is 3 1/4" long x 2 1/4" wide and stands approximately 1" thick. It has red included glass cabochons resembling rubies and the clear strands and bow are of swarovski crystal. It has an antiqued gold tone setting and has a secure pin closure on the reverse. It is in not signed, like m...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Pre 1990 item #1302348 (stock #im1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$995.00
This sensational pin was designed by contemporary costume jeweler, Iradj Moini. It measures 4 1/2" in diameter and is handcrafted from antiqued brass wire with glass coral stones surrounding a center faux pearl. The stone caps are elaborately set with faceted crystal accents and the reverse is signed "Iradj Moini" on an applied plaque. It is in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1303602 (stock #rjp1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$995.00
This amazing vintage clip/pin was made by couture designer jeweler, Roger Jean Pierre. He created jewelry for many couture houses including Schiaparelli, Dior, Madam Gres, and Balenciaga to name a few. The clip is 3 1/4" long x 2" wide and is quite dimensional standing about 7/8" tall. The front is intricately set with pink marquis rhinestones, and the reverse is signed "Depose" on the clip mechanism. It is in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Unsigned : Pre 1940 item #1140677 (stock #ILLC3)
The Lush Life Antiques
$950.00
This amazing vintage Czech set has a necklace measuring 16 1/2" long with a 6" x 2" center element and the matching bracelet is 7" long x 2" wide. It is made from gold tone filigree brass and is intricately set with pastel faceted crystals. It has no markings and it is in very good condition.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1214618 (stock #sd1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$950.00
This gorgeous necklace was made by contemporary New York designer jeweler, Stephen Dweck. It measures 26" long and drapes down approximately 3 1/2" in front. The metal is antique bronze and it has a variety of carved stones including tiger eye, citrine, and agate. It is not signed, like many Dweck pieces I've seen during my employment at Neiman Marcus. I personally sold this to a former client during a Dweck trunk show, and it only bore a paper "Stephen Dweck" label. It is in excellent cond...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Unsigned : Pre 1950 item #1215259 (stock #aw1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$950.00
These spectacular paste earrings were purchased at Saks Fifth Avenue in the 1950's and originally belonged to one of the founders of the Petroleum club in Houston, TX. Each earrings measures 4 3/4" long x 1 3/8" wide and each weighs 32 grams. They are made from unsigned sterling silver, and have been professionally restoned with marquis stones. They have pierced backs with omega clips and they are in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1940 item #1285838 (stock #ws2)
The Lush Life Antiques
$950.00
This lovely vintage bracelet was designed by Taxco Maestro, William Spratling. It is hand crafted from 980 silver and is 7 1/8" long x 3/4" wide. It has a unique repeated bead/ball design and it closes with a pin style closure. The inner bracelet is hallmarked with Spratling's earliest WS logo mark as well as 980. It is in excellent condition and weighs 46.5 grams.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Pre 2000 item #1302760 (stock #IM2)
The Lush Life Antiques
$950.00
This wonderful statement pin was designed by contemporary designer jeweler, Iradj Moini. It measures 2 7/8" long x 2 3/8" wide and the setting is handcrafted from antiqued brass. It has a tiger eye stone center with faux included sapphires and faux baroque pearls on the border. One of the pearls has some nacre loss on the reverse, but it does not read on the front. Other than that, the pin is in very good condition and is signed "Iradj Moini" on an applied plaque.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Unsigned : Pre 1980 item #909216 (stock #msc100)
The Lush Life Antiques
$900.00
This amazing necklace is not only unusual, but terribly suggestive. It is made from Japanned metal and has open back clear rhinestones with faceted black crystal accents. It has a wearable length of approximately 15" and the center arrow is 10 1/2" long x 5" wide. It does not have any marking, and it is in excellent condition.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1030585 (stock #50559)
The Lush Life Antiques
$900.00
This stunning torsade necklace and earrings set was designed by contemporary designer jeweler, Sherri Jennings. Her designs are handcrafted in Italy and use vintage and antique glass components. The necklace is 19 1/2" long with a 3" x 2 1/2" oval medallion, and the matching clip earrings are 1 3/4" long x 1 1/2" wide. The set has light blue and sapphire unfoiled rhinestones with strands of light blue round and faceted beads. It has an antiqued/Japanned finish and it is in excellent conditio...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Contemporary item #1031016 (stock #86092)
The Lush Life Antiques
$900.00
This unique pin was designed by contemporary costume jeweler, David Mandel for his private label, "The Show Must Go On". It is 5 1/2" long x 3 1/2" wide and was inspired by the works of the House of Gripoix. It has pate' de verre red glass flowers on a bouquet of gilt flowers and leaves. The matching button earrings are 1 1/2" in diameter. The set is in excellent condition and each piece is hallmarked "The Show Must Go On".
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1970 item #1055031 (stock #122)
The Lush Life Antiques
$900.00
This wonderful vintage necklace is a faithful early reproduction of the masterwork of Antonio Pineda. It is 7/8" wide in front and tapers to 3/8" wide towards the back. It is made from heavy weight sterling silver (240 grams) and has faceted onyx square stone accents. It is in excellent condition and bears a rather undecipherable signature at the box clasp. It appears to read "Taxco Sterling" around the initial JC.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Period : Pre 1980 item #1079322 (stock #10904)
The Lush Life Antiques
$900.00
This beautiful vintage necklace is expertly made from black onyx stone and 14k gold. It is 17" long and is approximately 1" wide in front. The clasp is 1/2" wide x 1/2" long and the onyx beads are 4MM. The center necklace has a 2 1/4" long section of 14k gold beads graduating from 4MM to 6MM. It has no markings but it has been tested for 14k gold. It is in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1950 item #1082784 (stock #10935)
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This amazing oversized pin is a hard to find example by the Mazer brothers company. The pin is 3" long x 3" wide and has multi color rhinestones surrounded by pave crystal rhinestones. It has a polished rhodium finish back with the dye letter "M" stamped and the number 172 scribed on the reverse. Some of the crystals have darkened with age, and there is some loss of black enamel on the antennae. Overall, it is in very good condition and looks beautiful when worn. It does not have the full M...