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All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1143666 (stock #11427)
The Lush Life Antiques
$395.00
These amazing hinged cuff bracelets were designed by contemporary designer jeweler, Miriam Salat. Each bangle is 1 1/2" wide with an interior measurement of 7", and both are made from ivory resin. The fronts have intricate pierce work panels of oxidized sterling silver set with clear and red crystals. They are in excellent condition and bear the Miriam Salat hallmark on the interior.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Unsigned : Pre 1970 item #1213945 (stock #mo1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$195.00
These sensational earrings will definitely make a statement when worn. Each clip back earring is 4 3/4" long x 2 1/8" wide and both are handcrafted from hammered brass wire. The tops have art glass cabochons measuring 17 x 32mm, and each tier has a 14mm electric blue dangling bead. They have no markings and they are in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1970 item #1152653 (stock #11555)
The Lush Life Antiques
$195.00
This interesting modernist pendant is 2 1/8" in diameter and hangs from a 28" long chain. It has a center tumbled amethyst stone in a wire cage wtih applied ball designs on the border. It is a heavy silver plated finish, and the reverse is hallmarked "P.W.N. Denmark".
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Period : Pre 1920 item #1105564 (stock #DSC4)
The Lush Life Antiques
$180.00
This great vintage watch was made for the fraternal group of the Modern Woodmen of the World. The fob and chain are made from gold fill metal and the log is hand carved preban elephant ivory. It is just under 13" long from end to end and the fob is 1 1/2" long x 1 1/8" wide. It has some slight wear to the axe edges, but overall it is in excellent vintage condition. This version of the fob with the ivory log is particularly hard to find...don't miss out!
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1302345 (stock #jk7)
The Lush Life Antiques
$1,700.00
This AMAZING statement bracelet was designed by contemporary costume jeweler, Jarin Kasi. It is cast from sterling silver with an oxidized finish and is intricately set with brown and green crystal accents. The figural monkey motif is 2 1/4" wide in front and the interior measurement is 6 1/2". An off center lemon quartz stone adds to the drama of this piece. It is in excellent condition and is signed "Jarin" on the interior. It is a real show stopper!
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1071069 (stock #NS2)
The Lush Life Antiques
$395.00
This great modern cuff bracelet is perfect for the urban landscape, or for that holiday escapade at the beach. It comes from the contemporary designer, Nada Sawaya of New York and is made from genuine alligator/caiman tail hide in a rich black finish. It is just under 3 1/2 " wide with a 5 1/8" end to end measurement and a 1 1/2" gap opening. It has a great flaired design in hand hammered brass with a rich gold tone finish, and is signed " Nada Sawaya New York" on the inner cuff. It is in exce...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Georg Jensen : Pre 1970 item #1288281 (stock #gj2)
The Lush Life Antiques
$295.00
This unique pin was designed by Nana Ditzel for Georg Jensen. It is 2" long x 1 5/8" wide and the reverse has a secure safety closure. It is hallmarked "Sterling Denmark 328" with the dotted "Georg Jensen" logo as well as Nana Ditzel's monogram. It has shallow ding on the edge but it is not visible when worn. Overall, it is in very good condition.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1177275
The Lush Life Antiques
$120.00
This chunky, chic necklace measures 23" in length and has 11 large, organic-shaped lucite beads. The necklace has a toggle closure and is in new condition. A dynamic piece to accent your favorite ensemble.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1960 item #709586 (stock #43504)
The Lush Life Antiques
$225.00
This early Mexican silver clamper bracelet is a great example of the dying art of repousse. It is 3" wide in front tapering to 1 1/4" in back, and has a 6 1/2" interior measurement. It is 67 grams with thick gauge walls, and has a very strong hinge mechanism. It has a small ding on the edge of one front panel, but it does not detract from the piece. Overall, it is in very good condition, and is hallmarked "Taxco GRO EDP 925 Hecho en Mexico Sterling."
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Designer Signed : Pre 1980 item #1135562 (stock #11407)
The Lush Life Antiques
$8,950.00
This stunning vintage necklace is fluid in both it's design and construction. It has 20 strands of 2mm heishi tubular coral beads that end in a 2 1/2" x 1 1/2" 18k removable medallion. It is 34" in overall length and can be worn as a long necklace or doubled over for a fuller look. The clasp is hallmarked 18k with the makers mark and additional script writing. It has a total weight of of 159 grams and it is in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Bakelite : Pre 1940 item #1303125 (stock #bb1)
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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 : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Pre 1990 item #1079756 (stock #ILC10)
The Lush Life Antiques
$2,950.00
This stunning cuff bracelet is a fantastic example of the work of Maison Gripoix for the couture house of Chanel. It is 2" wide in front with a 6 1/2" end to end measurement and 1" wide gap opening. It is made from heavyweight gilt brass and has 9 Gripoix glass chiclet type stones surrounded by dozens of faceted crystals. It is in excellent condition and is signed "Chanel 2 3 Made in France" (season 23) with the Chanel logo.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Pre 1990 item #1226538 (stock #ic1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$1,800.00
I am very pleased to offer this stunning bracelet from the high end accessories designer, Isabel Canovas. Isabelle was born in Paris on the “Night of Kings” in 1945, daughter to Genevieve Corre, and Blas Canovas, a Spanish fabric designer. The product of designers, she began work at an early age as accessories designer at Hermes, and later to Louis Vuitton. She received acclaim from Patrick Vuitton who felt she could help in modernizing the image of Vuitton in the 70‘s. After only one yea...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1303121 (stock #mh1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$2,500.00
This amazing, over the top, bib necklace is a late design by Miriam Haskell head designer, Robert Clark who worked for the costume jeweler from 1958 to 1968. It measures 18" long from end to end and drapes down a dramatic length of 8" in front. I spoke with another former head designer at Haskell, and was informed that these particular beads were sourced from the Routier Attelier in France. They are hand blown glass and made to resemble lavender jade. The drops on the fringe of the necklace ...
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 : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1960 item #1145482 (stock #11515)
The Lush Life Antiques
SOLD
The works of Elsa Schiaparelli have always been sought after, but the recent exhibition of her work at New York's Metropolitan Museum has only sealed the importance of this influential designer. This outstanding grand parure includes a necklace, bracelet, pin, and earrings, and is an extremely unusual design that I have not seen before. The necklace is 17" long x 2 3/4", the bracelet is 8" long x 1 3/8" wide, the pin is 3 1/8" in diameter, and the earrings are 1 3/8" in diameter. The pieces a...
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 : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1214618 (stock #sd1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$950.00
This gorgeous necklace was made by contemporary New York designer jeweler, Stephen Dweck. It measures 26" long and drapes down approximately 3 1/2" in front. The metal is antique bronze and it has a variety of carved stones including tiger eye, citrine, and agate. It is not signed, like many Dweck pieces I've seen during my employment at Neiman Marcus. I personally sold this to a former client during a Dweck trunk show, and it only bore a paper "Stephen Dweck" label. It is in excellent cond...