This unusual 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" and is 1 1/4" wide in front. It is made from curved chrome plated sections with woven rhinestone accents between each section. It has an adjustable choke chain and the hook closure is hallmarked "CoppolaToppo". It is in excellent condition and comes from one of the last periods of design with this great firm.
This amazing pin 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. The pin measures 5 1/4" long x 3" wide and stands almost 1" thick at the center bullet cabochon. This piece is a slight departure from Robert's usual work and was loosely based on earlier pieces made by Schreiner of New York...
This great vintage necklace is a classic design made for the couture house of Chanel. The heavy 24k gold plated chain is 36" long, and ends in a 2 1/4" diameter framed crystal monocle. The pendant bears the CC logo and an oval drop tag has the "Chanel Made in France" tag with season 23. It is in excellent condition.
These lovely vintage earrings measure 1" long x 3/4" wide and are handcrafted from 14k gold. They have 6mm cultured pearls on the edges with seed pearl and sapphire stones at the center. They are in excellent condition and are hallmarked 14k on the reverse. They weigh 11.6 grams
These wonderful antique earrings measure 2 1/4" long x 3/4" wide and have an unusual renaissance design. The 19th century bottoms are made from 800 silver with enamel fronts, and the screwback tops are made from 10k gold. There is some minor loss of enamel and one earring has a split above the head. This is not noticeable when worn and does not detract from their beauty. These are "one of a kind" earrings from a well known Philadelphia estate.
This wonderful owl bracelet was designed by contemporary jeweler, Federico whose designs are hand crafted in Mexico. The bracelet measures 8" long x 1 1/8" wide and has 5 repousse owl panels with turquoise cabochon eyes. It is in excellent condition and is hallmarked "JF Sterling" on the reverse.
This gorgeous vintage pin was designed by contemporary couture jeweler, Iradj Moini. It is 2 3/4" long x 1 5/8" wide and is made from gilt brass with citrine, peridot, turquoise, and onyx stones. It has a secure safety closure and it's signed "Iradj Moini". It is in excellent condition.
This bold bracelet is a classic design made for the legendary couture house of Chanel. It is 9" long from end to end, measuring 1" wide at the link section of the bracelet, and ending in a 1 3/8" wide toggle closure. It has a polished 24k gold plating with black woven leather, and it bears an applied plaque reading "Chanel Made in France" as well as numbering for the 26th season. It is in excellent condition.
This incredible bracelet has a sophisticated design that will definitely get attention. It is 3" wide and has a flaired design that stands almost 1" off the wrist. It is 5" from end to end with a gap opening of 1 3/8" and can not be bent to adjust the size. It is in excellent condition and is signed "Clara Handmade 1988". Two are available if you are interested in a pair.
These beautiful vintage bracelets were designed by contemporary jeweler, Stephen Dweck. Each bangle is intricately carved from exotic wood and both measure 1 1/8" wide with a 2 5/8" diameter opening. They have accents of faceted citrines which are bezel set in gold vermeil sterling silver. They are in excellent condition and the inner walls are hallmarked "Stephen Dweck" on an applied plaque.
These beautiful earrings were 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. These clip earrings are 2" long x 1 1/2" wide and are handcrafted from ebony wood with gold vermeil sterling tops. Each earring is 17.5 grams and both are faintly hallmarked "Von Musulin Sterling 925" ...
These fantastic earrings were made by legendary costume jewelers, Joseff of Hollywood. Known as the leading suppliers of jewelry for early Hollywood, they also produced a line of jewelry that was sold through exclusive retailers. Each pivoting screwback is 4 1/4" long x 1 1/8" wide, and both have cream colored faux pearls. They are made from brass and have the company's signature matte finish which was originally produced because it wasn't reflective under the early Hollywood film lights. Th...
These fantastic earrings were made by legendary costume jewelers, Joseff of Hollywood. Known as the leading suppliers of jewelry for early Hollywood, they also produced a line of jewelry that was sold through exclusive retailers. These pendant clip earrings measure 4" long x 2" wide. They are made from brass and have the company's signature matte finish which was originally produced because it wasn't reflective under the early Hollywood film lights. They have an unusual Chinese design with a...
This wonderful vintage pin was designed by Frances Patiky Stein, who is current head designer for Chanel fine jewelry. The pin is made from gold tone metal and has poured glass accents made by the house of Gripoix. The pin is 3" long x 2 1/2" wide and is signed "FPS" on two applied plaques. The pin stem has been replace and is secure.
This beautiful vintage necklace by Miriam Haskell is handcrafted from light blue glass beads and glass baroque pearls. It is 21" long from end to end and is approximately 2" wide in front. It has a 1/2" diameter button clasp with wire work beading on top and it is signed "Miriam Haskell" on the reverse. One of the large center pearls has a small nick to the surface, but other than that it is in very good condition.
These great vintage earrings were made for the couture house of Christian Lacroix. Each clip back earring is 4" long x 2 1/2" wide and both are made from rich gold tone metal with Gripoix glass accents. They are in excellent condition and are signed "Christian Lacroix Made in France" with the Lacroix logo.
Fabrice. Hidden behind this name, two women, Jacky Riss and her daughter Alexandra. For 50 years, in Paris, in the heart of Saint Germain des Prés, Jacky, renowned jewellery designer, acclaimed by the press and loyal clients, adorns women with her exclusive styles. (courtesy of bijouxfabrice.com)
This beautiful pin measures 2 5/8"W x 2 3/4"H and is made from resin. Manufactured in Paris, France, this particular pin was purchased at Bergdorf Goodman. The pin has the Fabrice signature...
This beautiful vintage necklace was made in Czechoslovakia in the 1930's. It is 15 3/4" long x 5/8" wide and has silver tone filigree panels between rectangular glass "donut" panels. Glass pieces like this are fragile and tend to be damaged, so it's increasingly harder to find period like this that are intact. It has some light wear to the silver finish, but overall, it is in very good condition..