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All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Pre 2000 item #1303827 (stock #sd1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$895.00
This gorgeous vintage necklace was made by contemporary designer jeweler, Stephen Dweck. It has a wearable length of 16" and is 2 1/2" wide on the sides with a 4" long center element. It is made from jewelers bronze and the center medallion has an image of the three graces. It has both polished and carved citrine beads throughout, and the reverse is signed "1991 Stephen Dweck". It is in excellent condition.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1303826 (stock #a1)
The Lush Life Antiques
SOLD
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.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1980 item #1303823 (stock #pc1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$650.00
This sleek necklace was made for the couture house of Pierre Cardin. It is 27" long and is approximately 2 1/2" wide in front. It has tubular black glass beads on the sides, and the center has 3 nesting strands of 12mm faceted crystal beads. It is in excellent condition and has silver tone "Pierre Cardin" logo hardware.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1303822 (stock #cd1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$495.00
This beautiful vintage pin was made by the renowned French glass factory, Maison Gripoix, for the couturier, Christian Dior. It is 2 3/4" long x 2 1/2" wide and has five pink pate de verre petals with beaded frames. The center has a 4 tier pearl cluster, and the reverse has an attached "1965 Chr Dior Germany" plaque. There is some loss of nacre on the pearl center and there is some internal fracturing on the edges of the pink pate de verre petals. Overall, it is in good vintage 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 : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1980 item #1303623 (stock #trif1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$125.00
This wonderful vintage pin by Trifari measures 4 1/4" long x 1 5/8" wide. It is made from gold tone metal and has pave crystals covering the front. It is in excellent condition and is signed "Trifari" on the reverse.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Pre 1990 item #1303622 (stock #sw2)
The Lush Life Antiques
$350.00
This charming duo was made by the renowned crystal firm of Swarovski. The large dalmatian pin is 2 3/4" long x 2" wide and the smaller is 1 1/2" long x 1 1/8". They are made from heavyweight metal with a polished rhodium plating, and the fronts are intricately pave set with clear Swarovski crystals. Both bear the Swarovski swan logo, and both are in excellent condition.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Pre 2000 item #1303621 (stock #sw1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$150.00
This charming pin was made by the renowned crystal firm of Swarovski, and measures 2 3/8" long x 2 1/4". It is made from polished gold tone metal, and is intricately pave set with Swarovksi crystals. It is in excellent condition and is signed with the Swarovski swan logo.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1303620 (stock #kjl2)
The Lush Life Antiques
$250.00
This wonderful vintage necklace was designed by renowned costume jeweler, Kenneth Jay Lane. It is 18" long and has 3 gold medallions across the front, with the largest measuring 2 1/4" long x 1 3/4" wide. It has red and green glass beads resembling included emeralds and rubies and the metal panels have a gold tone finish. There is some light wear from age, but overall it is in very good condition. The reverse side is signed "KJL".
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1303619 (stock #kjl2)
The Lush Life Antiques
$495.00
This breathtaking necklace was designed by renowned costume jeweler, Kenneth Jay Lane. The necklace has a very over the top look reminiscent of the necklace Audrey Hepburn wore in the opening scene of "Breakfast at Tiffany's". In fact, it was used on the cover of Harper's Bazaar when Natalie Portman wore Audrey's "little black dress". The necklace has 5 strands of 10mm glass pearls that end in an elaborate 2 1/2" diameter pave crystal rose. It has a wearable length of 18 1/2" and is approxi...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1303614 (stock #5439B)
The Lush Life Antiques
$250.00
This wonderful clamper bracelet was made by the renowned costume jewelry designer, Kenneth Jay Lane. It is 1 3/8" wide at the crossover point and has an interior measurement of 6 1/2". It has a hinged back and will fit most average wrists. The dragons have bright green enamel with red cabochon eyes, and the interior is signed "KJL". There is some minor chipping on the turquoise stones, but it is not noticeable when worn.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1303613 (stock #2957BG)
The Lush Life Antiques
$295.00
This wonderful clamper bracelet was made by the renowned costume jewelry designer, Kenneth Jay Lane. It is 1 3/8" wide and has an interior measurement of 6 1/2". It has a hinged back and will fit most average wrists. The frogs have bright green enamel with red bullet cabochon eyes, and the interior is signed "Kenneth Lane Made in the USA". It is in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1303609 (stock #kjl1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$125.00
These charming vintage pins were made by legendary costume jeweler, Kenneth Jay Lane. Each bug pin is 1 3/4" long x 1 5/8" and both are made from gold plated metal with pave crystal accents. The wings are made from black and turquoise resin that resembles bakelite. They are in excellent condition and are signed "Kenneth Lane" on the reverse. They are priced individually at $125 each.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1303607 (stock #nr1)
The Lush Life Antiques
SOLD
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 : Pins : Contemporary item #1303605 (stock #rs1)
The Lush Life Antiques
SOLD
This stunning butterfly pin was custom made by contemporary designer jeweler, Robert Sorrell, for Lush Life Antiques. It is an oversized 3 7/8" long x 3" wide and is quite dimensional. It has large faceted amethyst crystals with lilac and clear rhinestones trimming the wings. The twisted wire trim on the wings and legs give this pin interesting dimension. It has a Japaned finish and the it is signed "Sorrell Originals" on the reverse.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1303602 (stock #rjp1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$995.00
This amazing vintage clip/pin was made by couture designer jeweler, Roger Jean Pierre. He created jewelry for many couture houses including Schiaparelli, Dior, Madam Gres, and Balenciaga to name a few. The clip is 3 1/4" long x 2" wide and is quite dimensional standing about 7/8" tall. The front is intricately set with pink marquis rhinestones, and the reverse is signed "Depose" on the clip mechanism. It is in excellent condition.
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 : 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 : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Pre 1970 item #1303123 (stock #mc1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$1,950.00
This stunning vintage bracelet was designed by Countess Cissy Zoltowska of Vienna. Her designs were carried at the most exclusive retailers in the US, including Bonwitt Teller and Lord and Taylor as well as many exclusive boutiques in Europe and Japan. Maison Cis also made jewelry private label for many couturiers including Balenciaga. This bracelet measures 7 1/2" long x 2 5/8" wide and is intricately made from brass with a gilt finish. The unique design has interlocking chain on the edges w...
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 : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1303120 (stock #jm16)
The Lush Life Antiques
SOLD
These unique modernist style bracelets were designed by contemporary designer jeweler, Jan Michaels. Each bracelet has an antiqued silver tone finish and the trio has wood beads with aluminum centers. They are 3/8" wide and have a 2 1/2" diameter opening. They are in excellent condition and are priced individually at $80 each.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Sets : Contemporary item #1303043 (stock #jm17)
The Lush Life Antiques
SOLD
This lovely necklace and earrings set was designed by San Francisco based designer jeweler, Jan Michaels. It is made from smooth brass with Jan's signature antiqued finish, and rock crystal flowers on each piece. The necklace is 20" long x 1 3/4" at the flower centers, and the matching pierced earrings are 1" in diameter. The set is in excellent condition and the necklace is marked "Jan Michaels San Francisco" on the reverse.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1303030 (stock #jm15)
The Lush Life Antiques
On Hold
This dramatic cuff bracelet was designed by San Francisco based designer jeweler, Jan Michaels. It is made from smooth brass with Jan's signature antiqued finish, and is studded with black glass cabochons. It is 3" wide in front and the cuff is 5 3/4" from end to end with a 1" gap opening. The metal is flexible and the cuff will bend to fit most average wrists. It is in excellent condition and is signed "Jan Michaels San Francisco" on the inner cuff. Please see my other listings for the co...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1303028 (stock #jm14)
The Lush Life Antiques
On Hold
This dramatic necklace was designed by San Francisco based designer jeweler, Jan Michaels. It is made from brass with Jan's signature antiqued finish, and has a smooth horn center detachable center drop. It is 29 1/2" from end to end and the center drop is 6" x 1 1/2". It is in excellent condition and is signed "Jan Michaels San Francisco" on an attached plaque. Please see my other listings for the coordinating earrings and cuff (sold separately).
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1303027 (stock #jm13)
The Lush Life Antiques
On Hold
These great statement earrings were designed by San Francisco based designer jeweler, Jan Michaels. Each clip earring is 2 1/8" long x 1 1/2" wide, and both are made from brass and horn with Jan's signature "antiqued" finish. They have clip back mechanisms and are signed "Jan Michaels San Francisco" on the reverse. Please see my other listings for the matching necklace and bracelet (sold separately).
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1303024 (stock #jm12)
The Lush Life Antiques
On Hold
These great statement earrings were designed by San Francisco based designer jeweler, Jan Michaels. Each clip earring is 4 1/4" long x 1" wide, and both are made from brass with Jan's signature "antiqued" finish. The have a wonderful mellow tone accented by genuine lava stones. They have clip back mechanisms and are signed "Jan Michaels San Francisco" on the reverse. Please see my other listings for the matching necklace and bracelet (sold separately).
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1303022 (stock #jm11)
The Lush Life Antiques
On Hold
This dramatic necklace was designed by San Francisco based designer jeweler, Jan Michaels. It is made from brass with Jan's signature antiqued finish, and smooth lava stones are at the center. It is 20" from end to end and has a detachable center drop that is 8" long. It is in excellent condition and is signed "Jan Michaels San Francisco" on an attached plaque. Please see my other listings for the coordinating earrings and cuff (sold separately).
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1303020 (stock #jm10)
The Lush Life Antiques
On Hold
This dramatic cuff bracelet was designed by San Francisco based designer jeweler, Jan Michaels. It is made from hammered brass with Jan's signature antiqued finish, and a smooth lava stone is at the center. It is 2 1/2" wide in front and the cuff is 5 3/4" from end to end with a 1" gap opening. The metal is flexible and the cuff will bend to fit most average wrists. It is in excellent condition and is signed "Jan Michaels San Francisco" on the inner cuff. Please see my other listings for t...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1303017 (stock #jm9)
The Lush Life Antiques
On Hold
This lovely necklace was designed by San Francisco based designer jeweler, Jan Michaels. The necklace is made from Jan's signature antiqued brass with glass and cinnabar accents. It is 22 1/2" long and can be worn from 16" to 22". The center "Y" drop hangs 3 5/8" in front and is 1" wide across the base of the vintage glass drop. It is in excellent condition and is signed "Jan Michaels San Francisco" on the reverse. Please see my other listings for the coordinating earrings (sold separately)...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1303016 (stock #jm8)
The Lush Life Antiques
On Hold
These lovely earrings were designed by San Francisco based designer jeweler, Jan Michaels. The clip earrings are made from Jan's signature antiqued brass with glass and cinnabar accents. They are 3" long x 1" wide at the base of the vintage glass drops. They are in excellent condition and are signed "Jan Michaels San Francisco" on the reverse. Please see my other listings for the coordinating necklace (sold separately).
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1303013 (stock #jm7)
The Lush Life Antiques
$100.00
These lovely earrings were designed by San Francisco based designer jeweler, Jan Michaels. The pierced earrings are made from Jan's signature antiqued brass with glass, and vintage enamel accents. They are 3 1/4" long x 1" wide at the enamel leaf tops. They are in excellent condition and are signed "Jan Michaels San Francisco" on the reverse. Please see my other listings for the coordinating bracelet (sold separately).
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1303008 (stock #jm6)
The Lush Life Antiques
$145.00
This great statement cuff bracelet was designed by San Francisco based designer jeweler, Jan Michaels. The cuff is made from Jan's signature antiqued brass with stone, and vintage enamel accents. It is 1 5/8" wide in front and has an interior end to end measurement of 6" with a 1" wide gap opening. The metal is flexible and can be bent to fit most average wrist sizes. It is in excellent condition and is signed "Jan Michaels San Francisco" on the reverse. Please see my other listings for the...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1302999 (stock #jm5)
The Lush Life Antiques
$125.00
This great statement necklace was designed by San Francisco based designer jeweler, Jan Michaels. It is made from brass with Jan's signature antiqued brass finish which gives this piece a wonderful mellow tone. It is 21 1/2" from end to end and can be worn anywhere from 19 to 21" in length. The double snake drop hangs 9" in front and each has a detailed snake head at the end. It is in excellent condition and is signed "Jan Michaels San Francisco" on a rectangular plaque.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1302995 (stock #jm4)
The Lush Life Antiques
$95.00
These great statement earrings were designed by San Francisco based designer jeweler, Jan Michaels. Each clip earring is 3 1/4" long x 1 1/2" wide, and both are made from brass with Jan's signature "antiqued" finish. The have a wonderful mellow tone accented by genuine hematite stones. They have clip back mechanisms and are signed "Jan Michaels San Francisco" on the reverse.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1302992 (stock #jm3)
The Lush Life Antiques
$95.00
These great statement earrings were designed by San Francisco based designer jeweler, Jan Michaels. Each pierced earring is 4 5/8" long x 1 3/4" wide at the bottom. They are made from brass with Jan's signature "antiqued" finish which gives the earrings a wonderful mellow tone. They are unsigned and they are in excellent condition.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1302991 (stock #jm2)
The Lush Life Antiques
$65.00
These great statement earrings were designed by San Francisco based designer jeweler, Jan Michaels. Each clip earring is 2 3/4" long x 1 1/2" in diameter at the base. They are made from brass with Jan's signature "antiqued" finish which gives the earrings a wonderful mellow tone. The clip back tops have mirrored backs, and the reverse are signed "Jan Michaels San Francisco" on the reverse.