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All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Sets : Pre 1990 item #1068127 (stock #1071)
The Lush Life Antiques
$595.00
This dramatic vintage necklace and earrings set was made by Landau and used in the television series, Dallas. Several years ago, I purchased many pieces from a former costumer on the show, and she informed me that Victoria Principal wore this set in one episode. The collar is 1 1/4" wide in front and has a 16" interior measurement while the drop earrings are 2" long x 1 1/8" wide. The set has a gold tone finish with teal/green epoxy enamel and faceted clear crystal accents. The set is in exc...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Sets : Pre 1990 item #1115494 (stock #11144)
The Lush Life Antiques
$595.00
This unique necklace and earrings set was made for the couture collection of Giorgio Armani. The necklace fastens in front and is 46 long from end to end and the part that goes around the neck is 27". The coordinating earrings are 4" long x 1 1/4" wide at the bottom. All of the pieces have a bronze metal finish with both glass and acrylic beads in a beige color palette. The set has never been worn and still has the original paper drop tags. One earring is hallmarked "Giorgio Armani" and the...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Sets : Pre 1990 item #1115656 (stock #11145)
The Lush Life Antiques
$595.00
This sophisticated vintage necklace and earrings set was made for the couture line of Giorgio Armani. The necklace has a wearable length of 16" and drapes down 13" in front while the coordinating earrings are 3 1/2" long x 1" wide. It black jet beads with large acrylic beads with a deep brown/violet tone. It has clear/crystal bead accents and copper tone metal findings. The set has the original paper drop tags and the earrings are signed "Giorgio Armani" while the necklace has the "GA" logo ...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Pre 1990 item #1213944 (stock #tm1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$595.00
This unique necklace was made by New Orleans jeweler, Thomas Mann whose designs are often referred to as "techno romantic". The necklace is 24" long and is 2" long x 1 3/4" wide at the center cat medallion. It is hand crafted from sterling silver and brass, and has a great design incorporating animals, windows, hands, hearts, and wings. It is in excellent condition and is hand signed "Thomas Mann" with his logo and sterling on the reverse.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Contemporary item #1302906 (stock #lv1)
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This spectacular pin was custom made by Lawrence Vrba for Lush Life Antiques. The pin measures 4 3/4" long x 2 1/2" wide and has an antique genuine pre ban ivory netsuke at the center. It has genuine angelskin coral flowers, jade leaves, and faux ivory flowers with turquoise stone centers. It has a Japanned finish and the reverse side has an oval "Lawrence Vrba" signature plaque. It is in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1980 item #1303682 (stock #sgm1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$595.00
This beautiful vintage pin is both striking in its design and dimension, measuring a large 3 1/2" long x 2 1/2" wide x 1" deep. The high dome design has pink flower center with peridot leaves, and it is framed in a clear dentelle cut rhinestone frame. It has a gilt brass plating and the reverse is signed "Privilige SGM Paris". It is in excellent condition.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Pre 1990 item #1059381 (stock #247)
The Lush Life Antiques
$550.00
This wonderful vintage bib necklace measures 19" long from end to end and drapes down 5 1/4" in front. It is made from gold tone metal and has faceted crystal rhinestones on each of the 5 nesting wheat chain strands. It has an "S" hook heavy closure and weighs a hefty 9.7 ounces. It has some light wear to the gold finish near the clasp, but overall, it is in very good condition. It is not signed, but construction, design, and quality are indicative of YSL. A piece like this would have had a ...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Sets : Pre 1990 item #1115821 (stock #11153)
The Lush Life Antiques
$550.00
This is truly a hard to find set by designer jeweler, Richard Kerr. Richard developed the adhesive used in his jewelry which allowed many of his pieces to incorporate pave crystals often in the round. I have owned hundreds of Kerr earrings but have never seen a pair of earrings like this with the matching bracelet! The pendant earrings are 4" long x 3" wide with a 1 1/8" button top and the bracelet is 1 1/2" wide with a 7 1/2" interior measurement. The bracelet is strung on elastic and will ...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1125760 (stock #11328)
The Lush Life Antiques
$550.00
This amazing necklace has such a dramatic look when worn. It has 5 strands of fresh water pearls with sterling silver granulated rondelle accents. At the center of the design is a 2" long x 1 5/8" wide x 3/4" thick sterling silver medallion with a mother of pearl front panel. The strands end in a sterling silver toggle closure set with moonstone cabochons. The medallion is hallmarked "Copyright BAC 925", and the necklace is in excellent condition.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Pre 1990 item #1226523 (stock #as1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$550.00
The artist and designer jeweler, Andrew Spingarn, has been in the jewelry industry for over 25 years. His company is based in Providence, RI, the center of jewelry manufacturing in the US. What sets Andrew apart from his contemporaries is his attention to detail and old world techniques. Many of his pieces incorporate lamp work art glass pieces which are made in the traditional method used by French costume jewelers, Maison Gripoix. In fact, his lampwork technique was so precise that Gripoix fam...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1213951 (stock #pvm1)
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$500.00
This sensational pendant 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 elegant oversized bracelet is 1 1/2" wide with a 2 5/8" diameter opening and is made from polished lignum vitae wood. It is in excellent condition and is hallmarked "PVM" with her signature logo on...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1950 item #1010677 (stock #50407)
The Lush Life Antiques
$495.00
This amazing bracelet was designed by Marcel Boucher and manufactured in Mexico during WWII. It is 6 3/4" long x 1" wide and is hand wrought from sterling silver with clear and blue paste stone accents. It has an attached safety chain and it's in excellent condition. The reverse is hallmarked "Sterling Parisina" with eagle #6. I have owned many Parisina pieces, but I have never seen this one before. It is definitely very European in it's design and construction, but interestingly Mexican ma...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1062861 (stock #278)
The Lush Life Antiques
$495.00
This amazing vintage pin was made by Henry Schreiner of New York. It is a very large 5 1/2" long x 4" wide and can be worn as a pin or added to a chain as an enhancer. It is made from gold tone metal with turquoise faceted glass stones and acrylic cabochons. It is not marked but has typical Schreiner construction and quality. It is in excellent condition.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Contemporary item #1062866 (stock #279)
The Lush Life Antiques
$495.00
This stunning pin was designed by the talented costume jeweler, Lawrence Vrba. His early career began at Castlecliff and late he became head designer at Miriam Haskell creating legendary pieces including his signature Egyptian series. His most recent pieces are made under his own private label and have been featured at some of the most exclusive stores including Bergdorf Goodman in New York. This pin is 5" long x 3 1/2" wide and is a dimensional 1 3/4" thick. It has a flower with 12 petals i...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1073968 (stock #10802)
The Lush Life Antiques
$495.00
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 2" wide and have pierced tops. They are in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1950 item #1085586 (stock #11002)
The Lush Life Antiques
$495.00
This gorgeous vintage pin by Eisenberg originals is a classic design that's perfect for any suit or jacket lapel. It is 3 1/4" long x 2 3/8" wide and is cast from heavyweight sterling silver (71 grams). It has dazzling green rhinestones with clear crystal accents and the reverse is signed "Sterling" and "Eisenberg". The original gold vermeil is worn so it's more of a silver tone finish. The top green stone and the one on it's left appear to be replacements and show foil on the reverse side. ...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Rings : Contemporary item #1085682 (stock #11010)
The Lush Life Antiques
$495.00
This amazing "over the top" ring was made by contemporary jewelers, C&D. These designers worked with Iradj Moini, and his pieces share the same quality and design construction. The ring is 2 1/4" long x 2 1/2" wide and stands 1" off the finger. It is made from silver plated brass and has 3 large faceted topaz stones. The center has a turquoise cabochon on a pave crystal star. It is in excellent condition and is signed "C&D Jewelry" on an applied tag. The shank is adjustable, so the ring sh...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Unsigned : Pre 1900 item #1114638 (stock #11123)
The Lush Life Antiques
$495.00
This lovely antique English necklace was handcrafted from whitby black faceted jet during the time of Queen Victoria's mourning. The necklace is 18 1/2" long including the box clasp, and tapers from 3/4" wide to 1 3/4" wide at the center element. Each of the hand faceted panels is strung on cloth cord which ends in a black enamel box closure. There is some chipping on the reverse side near the drill holes, but it is not noticeable from the front. I have seen this in all of the whitby jet pie...