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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Bakelite : Pre 1940 item #1150019 (stock #11533)
The Lush Life Antiques
$350.00
This lovely 7/8" wide vintage bracelet is hand crafted from brown bakelite and has a 6" interior measurement. The front is intricately carved with flowers and leaves, and the side has a tight hinge mechanism. It is in excellent condition and has been tested for bakelite.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1940 item #1213830 (stock #ha1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$395.00
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.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Deco : Pre 1940 item #1225652 (stock #tf1)
The Lush Life Antiques
SOLD
This stunning vintage 1930's bracelet was made in Germany by the master jewelry firm of Theodore Fahrner. The bracelet has a wearable length of 7 3/8" long and is 3/4" wide. It is handcrafted from sterling silver and has 3 faceted 13 x 17mm carnelian stones with three 13.5mm round onyx cabochons. It is missing 3 small marcasites, but it is not noticeable when worn. The box closure is hallmarked with the Fahrner logo and 935.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1940 item #1285838 (stock #ws2)
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$950.00
This lovely vintage bracelet was designed by Taxco Maestro, William Spratling. It is hand crafted from 980 silver and is 7 1/8" long x 3/4" wide. It has a unique repeated bead/ball design and it closes with a pin style closure. The inner bracelet is hallmarked with Spratling's earliest WS logo mark as well as 980. It is in excellent condition and weighs 46.5 grams.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1940 item #1303124 (stock #jh1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$895.00
This rare pin was made by Hollywood jewelers, Joseff of Hollywood, in 1938. Joseff was primarily a rental company supplying jewelry for most major film productions in the "golden age". They created pieces for public as well under the brand "Joseff", or their earliest label "Joseff of Hollywood. This documented headhunter pin has a tenite plastic head measuring 2 3/8 x 1 3/4", but the dangling brass earrings give this pin a larger profile measuring 4 1/4" x 2". It is in excellent condition an...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Bakelite : Pre 1940 item #1303125 (stock #bb1)
The Lush Life Antiques
Auction
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 : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Bakelite : Pre 1950 item #749721 (stock #44012)
The Lush Life Antiques
$325.00
This wonderful vintage bakelite pin measures 4 1/2" long x 2 3/4" wide, and is made from applejuice bakelite. The top pin back is a branched log, and it has 3 carved logs and 3 maple leafs dangling from an applejuice celluloid chain. The pin assembly is secure, and the overall, the pin is in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Bakelite : Pre 1950 item #749741 (stock #44015)
The Lush Life Antiques
$225.00
This vintage bakelite bracelet is made from brown bakelite with a dark overdyed finish. It has 3 cutwork sections with 3 deeply carved floral panels. The interior wall has a very tiny chip at one of the rose panels, but overall the bracelet is in excellent condition. It has been tested and is guaranteed vintage bakelite.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #772975 (stock #44239)
The Lush Life Antiques
$995.00
This beautiful vintage pin is a classic design by William Spratling. It is 4 1/4" long x 2" wide and is made from heavyweight sterling silver (72 grams). The bow has circular stampwork details and it has a large 20MM amethyst cabochon accent. It is in excellent condition and is signed "Spratling Silver" as well as "Spratling Made in Mexico" with the WS logo.
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 : 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 : Silver : Designer Signed : Pre 1950 item #1056984 (stock #152)
The Lush Life Antiques
$250.00
This beautiful vintage bracelet by Peruzzi of Italy is 7 1/2" long x 3/4" wide and is handcrafted from 800 silver. It has an ornate Florentine mounting with roses and amethyst glass accents. It is in excellent condition and is signed "Peruzzi 800 Silver Italy" on the reverse.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Victorian : Pre 1950 item #1057024 (stock #156)
The Lush Life Antiques
$1,200.00
This charming (no pun intended) vintage bracelet measures 7 1/4" long and has 26 vintage puffy heart charms attached. One heart has a blue embedded stone, another has a mother of pearl background with grapes in enamel, and yet another has green enamel accents. The remaining 23 hearts are made from repousse sterling silver with intricate designs on the front. A few are engraved on the reverse with the names Poutsy, Jack, Mom, Dad, Sidney, Daddy, V. D. Gordon, G. C, and Bobbye. There is some m...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Period : Pre 1950 item #1057171 (stock #158)
The Lush Life Antiques
$200.00
This beautiful vintage Austro Hungarian ring is made from sterling silver with a gold vermeil finish. It has a 9MM faceted amethyst center and there are some remnants of enamel on the ring. It is 7/8" in diameter while standing 1/2" tall and it is hallmarked 925 on the inner shank. It falls at a 5 on my ring mandrel, but it fits more like a 8 which is what I wear (see pics).
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Period : Pre 1950 item #1057420 (stock #166)
The Lush Life Antiques
$395.00
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.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1950 item #1057586 (stock #180)
The Lush Life Antiques
$195.00
This elegant pin by Ciner measures 2 1/2" long x 2" wide and stands almost 3/4" tall. It has a bouquet of flowers in navy, aqua, and topaz, and the 4 leaves are pave set in clear crystals. The pin is in very good condition and is signed "Ciner" on the reverse.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Bakelite : Pre 1950 item #1079056 (stock #10855)
The Lush Life Antiques
$395.00
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.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Bakelite : Pre 1950 item #1079059 (stock #10856)
The Lush Life Antiques
$250.00
This charming vintage bakelite pin measures 3 3/4" long x 2" wide and has a great fall motif design of acorns. It has a layer of leaves carved from wood and has 2 tortoise tone bakelite acorns applied on top. It has a secure pin mechanism and it is in excellent condition. It's a great pin for that jacket lapel or pashmina scarf!