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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Unsigned : Pre 1970 item #1149633 (stock #11529)
The Lush Life Antiques
$395.00
This wonderful vintage pin from the 1960's is commonly known as a "powder puff" pin and is featured in the book, "Jewels of Fantasy" by Deanna Farnetti. It is almost 6" long and has a 3" diameter flower made from purple fibers much like a paint brush. The center cabochon is speckled glass in a shade of robin's egg blue. It has a gold tone backing and it is in excellent condition. Michelle Obama and Sara Jessica Parker have both been seen sporting the same pin in different colors.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Contemporary item #1147712
The Lush Life Antiques
$125.00
This fabulous belt buckle were designed by Felipe Barbosa of San Miguel, Mexico. The buckle measures 4 1/4"W x 2 1/2"H and is constructed from silvertone metal. The image of the Virgin Mary is encased in epoxy and the piece has gemstone accents. It is in excellent NEW condition and has the Felipe Barbosa hallmark on the reverse of the buckle.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pendants : Contemporary item #1147711
The Lush Life Antiques
$90.00
This beautiful silvertone pendant was designed by Felipe Barbosa of San Miguel, Mexico. The pendant measures 2 3/4" wide x 3 7/8" high. The pendant has gemstone accents and at its center is the Virgin Mary. The words "Madre Ampáranos" ("Protect Us Mother") appear over her head. There is a hook on the back that allows for easy addition to your favorite necklace. In excellent NEW condition, the pendant has the Felipe Barbosa hallmark.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Period : Pre 1970 item #1145696 (stock #11524)
The Lush Life Antiques
$95.00
This beautiful vintage pin measures 1 3/4" long x 1" wide and is hand crafted from filigree sterling silver with a gold vermeil finish. It has 7 jade cabochons on the front and the reverse has a secure pin assembly. It is in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Period : Pre 1960 item #1145525 (stock #11521)
The Lush Life Antiques
$195.00
This gorgeous vintage pin is made from an antique repurposed Chinese finger nail cover. It is 3 3/8" long x 5/8" wide and is handcrafted from filigree sterling silver with a gold vermeil finish. The front has antique stones in garnet, tourmaline, and apple jade, and the reverse has a secure pin back assembly. There is a split in the filigree on the reverse, but it is completely unnoticeable from the front. Overall, it is in very good condition, and the reverse is hallmarked "Silver" on an ap...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Contemporary item #1145508 (stock #11518)
The Lush Life Antiques
$1,450.00
This jaw dropping pin was designed by contemporary designer jeweler, Robert Sorrell. 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 was custom made for Lush Life Antiques and incorporates two large pieces of vintage preban carved elephant ivory. It is dynamic in it's scale measuring 5 3/8" long x 2 1/2" wide, but is still easy to wear. The ivory section is 2 1/2" long x 3 1/2" ...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Contemporary item #1145492 (stock #11516)
The Lush Life Antiques
$1,250.00
This amazing pin was designed by contemporary designer jeweler, Robert Sorrell. 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 is dynamic in it's scale measuring 5 3/4" long x 3 1/2" wide, but is easy to wear despite it's size. The advantage of this "night and day" pin is that the flower itself (2 1/2" in diameter) can be removed to wear by itself. The stem is set with clear ...
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 : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1145428 (stock #11513)
The Lush Life Antiques
SOLD
This amazing vintage parure was made by the legendary costume jewelry company, Schreiner of New York. The bracelet is 7 1/2" long x 1 3/8" wide, the pin is 2 3/8" in diameter, and the clip earrings are 1 1/2" long x 1 1/8". The set has a gold tone setting and the front has 11 wonderful pink to peach almond shaped vitrail stones. It has dazzling round rhinestones in a variety of colors picking up the different color hues in the vitrail stones. The set is in excellent condition and the pin and...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1145423 (stock #11512)
The Lush Life Antiques
$175.00
These stunning vintage earrings were made by Henry Schreiner of New York and measure 2 1/2" long x 1 1/8" wide. They have gold tone settings and the fronts are set with dazzling crystals in red, green, blue, and clear. They are in excellent condition and are signed "Schreiner" on the reverse donut clip backs.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1145420 (stock #11511)
The Lush Life Antiques
$145.00
This lovely vintage dragonfly pin was made by Schreiner of New York. It is 3" long x 2 1/1" wide and has a silvertone setting with glass and acrylic stones on front. It is in excellent condition with a secure pin assembly on the reverese. It has no signature, but has typical construction seen in Schreiner pieces and I have owned this exact pin signed in the past.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Pre 2000 item #1145339 (stock #MMC12)
The Lush Life Antiques
$125.00
These beautiful vintage earrings measure 2" long x 2" wide and are made by the Swarovski company. They have rhodium plated fronts with pave clear crystals and black crystal accents. The reverse sides have a polished gold tone finish and both bear the Swarovski swan logo. They are in excellent condition.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Pre 2000 item #1145330 (stock #MMC10)
The Lush Life Antiques
$60.00
This great statement bracelet was designed by costume jewelry legend, Kenneth Jay Lane. It is 1 5/8" wide and has a 2 5/8" diameter opening and has walls that approximately 1" thick. It is made from black resin with embedded wood strips and the interior bangle has an applied tag reading "copyright KJL". It is in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1980 item #1145294 (stock #RIC3)
The Lush Life Antiques
$3,500.00
This sensational necklace 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 necklace is truly a hard to find piece by Patricia and has been recently restrung and polished by her studio. The side panel measures 3 1/4" long x 2 1/2" wide x 3/4" thick and is made from preban...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1980 item #1145288 (stock #11504)
The Lush Life Antiques
SOLD
This sensational cuff 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 cuff bracelet is a truly hard to find piece by Patricia and is made from large piece of preban elephant ivory. It is 1 1/2" wide at it's widest and has an interior 5 1/2" end to end measurement with a ...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1145275 (stock #MMC4)
The Lush Life Antiques
SOLD
This amazing necklace was designed by contemporary designer jeweler, Kenny Hwang. His pieces "Signature" pieces have been seen in the runway collections of Donna Karan, Betsey Johnson, Mary McFadden, Alexander McQueen and Randolph Duke. This necklace is 18 1/2" long x 1 5/8" wide in front and is hand wrought from sterling silver. It has 5 irregular shaped panels encasing his signature crackle pieces. It is in excellent condition and is hallmarked "Kenny Hwang" on the applied drop tag. It we...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1970 item #1145267 (stock #11502)
The Lush Life Antiques
$295.00
This wonderful vintage bracelet was designed by Anna Greta Eker for the Norway Designs firm. The bracelet is 1 3/4" wide in front and has a 7 3/4" interior measurement. It is hand wrought from sterling silver and is hallmarked "Norway Sterling 925S" with the Norway Designs logo. It is in excellent condition.