The Lush Life Antiques, vintage costume jewelry, Mexican Silver


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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)
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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...