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All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1151443
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This lovely pair of earrings were designed by Felipe Barbosa of San Miguel, Mexico.

The earrings are comprised of silver & gold-tone metal and measure 2" in length. A single clear crystal adorns the top of each earring. In excellent, unworn condition.

All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1141925
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This colorful, lightweight necklace is a must-have accent for the season. This graduated link necklace is comprised of 38 resin links and measures a generous 19.5" in length. The necklace comes in 17 colors, so be sure and check the other listings to see the entire spectrum.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1151439
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These adorable earrings were designed by Felipe Barbosa of San Miguel, Mexico.

The earrings measure 7/8 cm wide x 1" high. The earrings are comprised of gold & silver tone metal, with a single epoxy section portraying a skeleton Katrina in black & white. Crystal & polished stone accents adorn the top portion of the earrings. In excellent condition, the earrings bears the Felipe Barbosa hallmark on the reverse side. Be sure and check out the matching pendant!

All Items : Popular Collectibles : Nostalgia : Jewelry : Contemporary item #964283 (stock #50104)
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These striking Middle Eastern inspired earrings were designed by one of costume jewelery's greats, Kenneth Jay Lane. They are known as the "windchime" earrings, and were immortalized by New York socialite, Nan Kempner. Each clip back is 7 1/4" long x 2 3/4" wide and both are made from matte gold tone metal. They are in excellent condition and the reverse sides are signed "Kenneth Lane". Please contact me directly if you have any further questions. Multiple purchases are always combined to save ...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Designer Signed : Pre 1980 item #1068189 (stock #ESC1)
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These gorgeous vintage earrings were designed by 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. They are hand carved from lignum vitae wood and have brass dot details. The reverse clips are sterling silver with a gold vermeil, and each is hallmarked "Von Musulin Sterling". They are in excellent condition.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1072146 (stock #NB80)
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This tasty morsel comes direct from France and measures a hearty 21" long. The necklace boasts 7 colorful resin charms: Strawberry, Radish, Eggplant, Pear, Carrot, Tomato and Bell Pepper. Necklace has a hook & link closure. Be sure and look for the matching Tomato earrings. Delectable.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Contemporary item #1073903 (stock #SO3)
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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 3 1/2" long x 2 1/4" wide and has a preban Japanese ivory carving mounted in a frame of multi color crystals. It has a rich black plating and is signed "Sorrell Originals" on the reverse.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #1108307 (stock #11050)
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This elegant pin is a timeless design from the Taxco Maestro, William Spratling. It is commonly known as his "Petate" design and measures 3" long x 2 5/8" wide. It is an unusual repousse quilted design and is a hefty 66 grams. It is in excellent condition and the reverse is signed "Spratling Silver" with the circular "Spratling Made in Mexico" monogram hallmark.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Pre 1990 item #1116144 (stock #11154)
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These lovely earrings were designed by Frances Patiky Stein who is the head designer of Chanel fine jewelry. The clip earrings are 1 1/2" long x 1 1/4" wide and are made from gold tone metal with burgundy poured glass stones by the house of Gripoix. They are in excellent condition and are signed "FPS" on the reverse.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Pre 1980 item #1116563 (stock #11172)
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This sensational necklace was designed by artist and visionary, Diane Love for the legendary company of Trifari. The cross pendant measures 4 1/4" long x 2 3/4" wide and hangs from a 38" long chain. The chain and cross have a finish resembling iron and the faux jewels look like they are set in pure hammered gold. The cross is modeled after a Byzantine cross from the 5th century, and is highly detailed with "etched" designs on both sides. It is not signed but is a known design by Diane Love w...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1117980 (stock #11179)
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This gorgeous oversized statement pin will surely garner attention when worn. It is 5 1/8" long x 3 1/8 wide and is handcrafted from sterling silver. It has a wonderful scroll design with applied wire and ball details. The reverse has a "C" scroll closure with a secure pin stem. It weighs 68.8 grams and it is in excellent condition. It has no markings but is guaranteed to be sterling silver.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1119562
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These exquisite earrings were designed by Felipe Barbosa of San Miguel, Mexico.

The earrings measure 1 7/8"H x 1 1/8W and are made from silvertone metal. The earrings have images of Mexican painter, Frida Kahlo on them, encased in epoxy and embellished with a single black crystal on each one. The earrings are for pierced ears and have harp backs. In excellent NEW condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Bakelite : Pre 1950 item #1150043 (stock #11539)
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This wonderful vintage bracelet is 1/2" wide with a 2 1/2" diameter opening and is made from cordovan colored bakelite. It has a carved Oriental bamboo motif, and it is in excellent condition. It has been tested and is guaranteed bakelite
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Rings : Contemporary item #1155602 (stock #EB-010)
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This charming ring was designed by Felipe Barbosa of San Miguel, Mexico.

The ring is comprised of gold & silver tone metal with an image of Mexican painter, Frida Kahlo on it, encased in epoxy and embellished with a single clear crystal. The ring has an adjustable shank and should fit most. The Barbosa hallmark is on the underside of the ring. In excellent condition. Be sure and check out the other styles of Barbosa jewelry featuring Frida Kahlo.

All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1177271
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This jumbo-sized chain necklace measures 23 1/4" in length and has 17 links in varying sizes made of resin. The necklace has a toggle closure and is in new, never-worn condition. A bold accent to your wardrobe. Be sure and check out the black version as well.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Pre 1990 item #1213935 (stock #ms1)
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These charming vintage earrings were made by Ricardo Salas for Matilda Poulat. Each pierced earring is 1 1/4" long x 1 1/8" wide and both are made from repousse sterling silver. They have pierced backs and are signed "Matl Mexico 925" on the reverse.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Period : Pre 1950 item #1225700 (stock #tr1)
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This beautiful vintage cocktail ring is handcrafted from filigree sterling silver giving this shank a bold yet airy look. The center faceted smoky topaz is 14 x 30mm and the shank is a size 6 1/2" with plenty of room for adjustment if needed. It is in excellent condition and is hallmarked 925 on the inner shank.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Sets : Contemporary item #1226532 (stock #lv1)
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This unusual pin is by contemporary costume jeweler, Lawrence Vrba, who was former head designer at Miriam Haskell. This pin makes quite a statement when worn, and measures 4" long x 2 3/4" wide x 1 5/8" thick while the coordinating clip earrings are 1" in diameter. The tremblant flower has a gun metal finish and the leaves are in a rich gold tone. The set is hallmarked "Lawrence Vrba" on applied oval tags, and all pieces are in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1970 item #1285893 (stock #ant1)
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This amazing necklace was designed by Taxco master silversmith, Antonio Pineda. The necklace is hand crafted from 970 silver with black obsidian stone accents, and measures 16" long x 2 1/4" wide. It bears all appropriate hallmarks including "YY 970 Silver Hecho en Mexico" as well as the design number 480, Antonio crown, and eagle number 17. This is a great transitional design for Antonio and is quite rare, in fact I have only seen this design once before (in amethyst). It is 100% authentic,...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Designer Signed : Pre 1950 item #1287825 (stock #mi2)
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This VERY scarce bracelet was made by Ming's of Honolulu. It measures 7" long from end to end by 1 1/4" wide and is cast from sterling silver (65 grams). It has a great tiki mask design on each of the 6 panels and ends in a hook style closure. It is in excellent condition and is signed "Ming's" and "Sterling" on the reverse.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1960 item #1288277 (stock #ms2)
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This lovely vintage pin was made by the Taxco silver firm of Los Castillo. It is hand crafted from repousse sterling silver and measures a sizable 4" long x 3" wide. It in excellent condition and is hallmarked "Los Castillo Taxco Sterling Made in Mexico 667".
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Georg Jensen : Pre 1920 item #1288279 (stock #gj1)
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This lovely pin was made by the renowned Danish firm of Georg Jensen. It measures 1 3/4" long x 1 1/4" wide and is handcrafted from sterling silver. This is an early piece dating to around 1910 and has an early trombone style closure. It is engraved "A.S Lilley Detroit" and bears the hallmarks "925 Sterling Denmark 18 GI". It is in excellent condition.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Pre 1990 item #1288284 (stock #ec1)
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This unique necklace was designed by the current head of Los Castillo, Emilia "Mimi" Castillo. It has a wearable length of 16" and drapes down approximately 2 1/4" in front. The neck wire it self is sterling silver, and it has 9 cutwork birds in sterling silver, brass, and copper. It is in excellent condition and is hallmarked "Emilia Castillo Mexico M.R. 925 TC-124".
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Georg Jensen : Pre 1950 item #1296902 (stock #gj1)
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This wonderful rare bracelet was made by Georg Jensen and is one of the earliest designs which was originally produced in 1905. This piece bears hallmarks dating it to 1933 to 1944, and this particular design is no longer in production. The bracelet has a wearable length of 7 1/4" x 5/8" wide and is made from sterling silver with carnelian stones. It is in excellent condition and is hallmarked "925 Sterling Denmark 3" with the GJ logo.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1302327 (stock #jk3)
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These sensational earrings were designed by contemporary designer jeweler, Jarin Kasi. Each pierced earring is made from sterling silver with pave CZ details, and 2 large baroque pearls hang below. They measure 1 3/4" long x 1 1/2" wide and are in excellent condition. They are hallmarked "Jarin 925" on the reverse.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1950 item #1302853 (stock #mb1)
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This amazing Boucher necklace is rarely seen on the market. It is featured in the text "Jewels of Fantasy" by Deanna Farnetti (page 162) and "Jewelry of the Stars by Joanne ball (page 59). The necklace is made from gold plated oval goose neck chain with a cast center medallion in rhodium plate. It has a wearable length of 15 1/2" and the center element is 3 3/4" wide while draping down 5 1/2" in front. The scrolled medallion center has pave crystal accents as do the the end caps of the emeral...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1303607 (stock #nr1)
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This wonderful vintage pin was made by Nettie Rosenstein and has a large pre ban carved ivory flower at center. It is 2 1/4" long x 1 7/8" wide and has a gold mounting with pave crystal accents. It is in very good condition and is signed "Nettie Rosenstein" on the reverse.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1303826 (stock #a1)
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This sensational dragon bracelet is a true piece of wearable art that will definitely attract attention when worn. The front spans 7" from head to tail, and tapers to 5/8" wide on the reverse side. It has a 6 1/4" interior measurement and is made for the smaller wrist size. It is intricately made from sterling silver and has reconstituted amber cabochons throughout the bracelet. It has no markings but it has been tested for sterling silver. It is in excellent condition.