This unusual modernist bird set was designed by Jorge Castillo, better known as Chato of the renowned Los Castillo taller. The pin measures 2 3/4" long x 2" wide and the matching earrings are 1 1/2" long x 1" wide. The set handwrought from sterling silver and has pearl, coral, and green stone accents. Each piece is hallmarked "Chato Castillo 925", and the pin bears his logo as well as model #4. The earrings have non silver pivot backs but I can not detect if these are original or later replac...
This amazing cuff bracelet has a so un unusual organic and modernist look. It is 2" wide with an interior 6 1/2" end to end measurement and an additional 1" gap opening. It is hand wrought from heavyweight sterling silver (104 grams) and has pave crystal accents. It is designed for the larger wrist or it can be worn over a garment. It has no marks but it has been tested and is guaranteed sterling. It is in excellent condition.
This lovely vintage Chinese bracelet is elaborately made from sterling filigree with genuine amethyst cabochon accents. It is 7 1/2" long x 1" wide and stands almost 3/4" thick. It has an attached safety chain, and the male part of the closure is hallmarked "925". It is in excellent condition.
This great modern cuff bracelet is perfect for the urban landscape, or for that holiday escapade at the beach. It comes from the contemporary designer, Nada Sawaya of New York and is made from genuine alligator/caiman tail hide in a rich black finish. It is just under 3 1/2 " wide with a 5 1/8" end to end measurement and a 1 1/2" gap opening. It has a great flaired design in hand hammered brass with a rich gold tone finish, and is signed " Nada Sawaya New York" on the inner cuff. It is in exce...
This wonderful oversized pendant has a great modernist bug design. It is handcrafted from sterling silver and has a large amber cabochon body. It is 4 1/4" long x 2" wide and it stands almost 7/8" tall. It is in excellent condition.
These magnificent chandelier earrings are hand made in India and look like the "real thing". They are made from low content silver with a rhodium plated finish and are intricately hand set with pave CZ crystals. They are 3 1/4" long x 1 1/4" wide and have pierced tops. They are in excellent condition.
This wonderful bracelet is a great example of hard to find bakelite "clad" jewelry. It is 1 1/4" wide with a 2 1/2" diameter opening and has a rope twist design in carved mottled olive green bakelite. What makes this bangle unique are the alternating panels of gold plate, or "clad" which. There is some minor surface wear on the clad panels, but overall, the bracelet is in very good condition.
This unique statement ring was made by contemporary Turkish designer, Bora. It is 1 3/8" in diameter and is presently a size 6 1/2 but can be sized to fit most average ring fingers. It is hand crafted from sterling silver and has a large faceted citrine center stone with dangling cubic zirconia stones in 14k finish bezels. It is in excellent condition and has great movement when worn.
This stunning victorian bracelet has an beautiful detailed center panel of a lion with real garnet eyes. It measures 6 3/4" long x 1 3/4" wide and has an arched front allowing the bracelet to fit up to a 7" wrist. It is made from gold fill metal and has look of real gold. It has a tab closure and it is in very good condition.
This lovely vintage pin is exquisitely made from 14k gold and sterling silver. It has an intricate filigree design with a large 9.5 x 13mm (6 carat) center pink rhodolite garnet and 13 mine cut diamonds of 2 points each. It has a "C" closure with safety on the reverse and weighs 10.5 grams. It's missing one diamond on the upper right of the main photo. I can look into it's replacement for any potential buyer. Other than that, it is in very good condition and has been acid tested for 14k gol...
These amazing hinged cuff bracelets were designed by contemporary designer jeweler, Miriam Salat. Each bangle is 1 1/2" wide with an interior measurement of 7", and both are made from ivory resin. The fronts have intricate pierce work panels of oxidized sterling silver set with clear and red crystals. They are in excellent condition and bear the Miriam Salat hallmark on the interior.
This wonderful vintage pin from the 1960's is commonly known as a "powder puff" pin and is featured in the book, "Jewels of Fantasy" by Deanna Farnetti. It is almost 6" long and has a 3" diameter flower made from purple fibers much like a paint brush. The center cabochon is speckled glass in a shade of robin's egg blue. It has a gold tone backing and it is in excellent condition. Michelle Obama and Sara Jessica Parker have both been seen sporting the same pin in different colors.
This stunning vintage bracelet is 1 1/2" wide and has a 2 1/2" diameter opening. It is hand crafted from tortoise bakelite and has a detailed leaf design in both polished and matte bakelite. It has been tested and it is in excellent condition.
This beautiful vintage bracelet by Ciner is a classic design modeled after the work of fine jeweler, David Webb. It is 1" wide in front and has an interior 7" measurement while standing almost 1/2" off the wrist. It has a rich 24k gold plating and has black epoxy details on the outer walls. The mane and stripes have pave crystal accents and the eyes have faux amber cabochons. It is in excellent condition with no wear to the plating, and the hinge is hallmarked "Ciner copyright".
This lovely vintage dress clip was designed by Frank Hess for Miriam Haskell in the 1930's. It measures 4" long x 2 1/2" wide and has a celluloid backing with metal dress clip mechanism. The front is intricately embellished with imported pink glass beads and lamp work glass leaves. It is not signed like all early Miriam Haskell pieces, and it is in very good condition.
This lovely vintage carved bakelite bracelet is hand carved from cream corn colored bakelite. It is 1 1/8" wide in front and has a 6 1/8" wide interior measurement. It has a wonderful deep carved, pierce cut design, and has a very tight hinge mechanism. It is in excellent condition.
These wonderful vintage cufflinks from the 1940's were designed and manufactured by Ming's of Honolulu. Each link is 1 1/8" long x 1" wide and both have front panels intricately carved from preban elephant ivory. The frame and pivoting toggles are made from sterling silver. One of the Mahiole masks has a small chip at the very top, but it is not noticeable when worn. One link is signed "Ming's Honolulu" and the other is signed "Ivory Mahiole". These are very hard to find and would be a grea...
This wonderful vintage necklace was made for the couture house of Yves Saint Laurent, and done in a limited edition of 500 pieces. The pendant is 3 1/4" wide x 3 1/4" long and is made from heavyweight metal with a gun metal finish. The front has a gold tone applique with teal epoxy enamel, and the reverse is signed "Yves Saint Laurent 086/500. It hangs from a 26" long serpentine brass chain and it is in very good condition.