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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Period : Pre 1960 item #1135845 (stock #11412)
The Lush Life Antiques
$2,450.00
This stunning vintage pin measures 1 3/4" long x 1 1/2" wide and is handcrafted from 18k white gold. It has 15 cultured pearl "grapes" varying in size from 4.5mm to 7.5mm and the leaves have 2 carat total weight of VS-2 grade diamonds. It can be worn as a pin and has a clever removable mechanism which allows it to attach to a strand of pearls or over a chain. It has no markings except for the number "762" and it has been assayed for 18k gold. It is in excellent condition and weighs 17.9 gra...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Period : Pre 1970 item #1135844 (stock #11411)
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SOLD
These lovely vintage earrings measure 1" long x 3/4" wide and are handcrafted from 14k gold. They have 6mm cultured pearls on the edges with seed pearl and sapphire stones at the center. They are in excellent condition and are hallmarked 14k on the reverse. They weigh 11.6 grams
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Period : Pre 1970 item #1135841 (stock #KNC)
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$600.00
These wonderful vintage cufflinks were made by Joseph Merrin who had a prominent 5th Avenue jewelry shop in New York. They are made for 14k and are 5/8" in diameter. They have a detailed button design with chase work on the front. They are in excellent condition and are signed "Merrin 14k" on the reverse. They weigh 12.2 grams.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Designer Signed : Pre 1980 item #1135562 (stock #11407)
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$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 : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1940 item #1135551 (stock #11404)
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$4,500.00
This amazing pin was designed by the Taxco silver maestro, William Spratling. Based on traditional Mesomayan images, it is commonly termed the "Jaguar" pin. It is 4 1/2" long x 2 1/2" wide and is hand crafted from repousse sterling silver. It has 6 amethyst cabochons on the border and the reverse has a secure pin closure with safety clutch. The pin has two early repairs at the tongue and shoulder, and one cabochon has a stable fracture. None of this takes away from the beauty of this pin. ...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1960 item #1135540 (stock #ILLC1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$295.00
These gorgeous chandelier earrings by Miriam Haskell measure 3" long x 3/4" wide. They are made from Russian gilt brass with hand applied cobalt beadwork, and signature Haskell baroque pearls. They are in excellent condition and are signed "Miriam Haskell" on the clip backs.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1135536 (stock #11403)
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SOLD
This gorgeous necklace was made by the Italian design duo of Lyda Toppo and Bruno Coppola, better known as Coppola e Toppo. The necklace has a wearable length of 16" to 19" and is 2" wide in front. It is made from woven black crystals with the larger beads beads being plastic. It has the signature heart shaped brass hardware signed "Made in Italy by Coppola e Toppo." It is in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1135534 (stock #11402)
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$195.00
This classic button earrings were made by the Italian design duo of Lyda Toppo and Bruno Coppola, better known as Coppola e Toppo. The earrings are 1" in diameter and are a dimensional 3/4" thick. They have a woven black crystal front with a brass backing hallmarked "Made in Italy by Coppola e Toppo". They have some wear to the brass finish, but overall, they are in good condition.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Contemporary item #1127764 (stock #RS2)
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SOLD
This amazing pin was designed by contemporary designer jeweler, Robert Sorrell, exclusively for Lush Life Antiques. 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 measures 5 1/4" long x 3" wide and stands almost 1" thick at the center bullet cabochon. This piece is a slight departure from Robert's usual work and was loosely based on earlier pieces made by Schreiner of New York...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1127762 (stock #RS1)
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These amazing earrings were designed by contemporary designer jeweler, Robert Sorrell, exclusively for Lush Life Antiques. 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 clip back earrings measure 1 1/4" long x 7/8" wide and have preban Chinese ivory carvings mounted in a frame of multi color crystals. It has a gun metal plating and both are in excellent condition. They are signed ...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Pre 1990 item #1125960 (stock #11332)
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$450.00
This great vintage necklace was designed by renowned Mexican artist, Sergio Bustamante. It is hand crafted from sterling silver and rubber and measures about 16" in length. The rigid "V" shaped medallion has 2 alligators measuring 2 3/4" long each. This give the necklace a little more room to wear and should fit up to an 18" neckline comfortably. It is in excellent condition and is hallmarked "Sergio Bustamante Mex 925" on the reverse.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1125760 (stock #11328)
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$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 : Necklaces : Pre 2000 item #1125722 (stock #11323)
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$80.00
This unique necklace was designed by contemporary jeweler, Simon Sebbag. It is 17" long with a 1 1/2" long x 1/2" wide center electroformed sterling pendant. The necklace itself consists of 10 strands of polished leather that terminate in a sterling closure hallmarked 925. The piece is not signed and originally had a paper drop tag. There is some minor surface wear, but overall it is in very good condition.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Pre 1990 item #1125694 (stock #11318)
The Lush Life Antiques
$250.00
These beautiful earrings were designed by contemporary luxury jeweler, Stephen Lagos. Each pierced earring is 1 1/4" long x 7/8" wide and both are made from sterling silver with 18k accents. They are in excellent condition and are hallmarked "Caviar 925 750" on the inner oxidized sides. They have a total weight of 31 grams.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Unsigned : Pre 1940 item #1124756 (stock #11229)
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SOLD
This wonderful vintage Czech glass necklace has a 2 3/8" long x 1 1/2" wide pendant with a great Egyptian revival design. It has brass hardware mounts and hangs from a 21 1/4 chain ending in a barrel closure. The chain has some tarnish from age, but overall, the necklace is in very good condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Unsigned : Pre 1940 item #1124753 (stock #11228)
The Lush Life Antiques
$125.00
This unusual vintage 1930's bracelet has a hard to find Egyptian revival sphinx design. It measures 1 1/8" wide in front with an interior 6 3/4" length which will expand to fit most average wrists. It is made from turquoise Czech glass and has painted details on each panel. It has been restrung on elastic cord and is in excellent condition.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Cufflinks : Contemporary item #1123557
The Lush Life Antiques
$95.00
You'll be dressed to kill, wearing this pair of bullet casing-inspired cufflinks and matching studs. The cufflinks are under 1" in diameter (3/4cm) and have a thickness of a little over 5mm. The studs are under 1" in diameter (1/2cm) and have a thickness of a little over 7mm. Be sure and check out the cufflink set as well. Comes on branded leather strip. In new condition.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Cufflinks : Contemporary item #1123556
The Lush Life Antiques
$75.00
Your friend's eyes will ricochet when they get a load of this fantastic pair of bullet casing-inspired cufflinks. The cufflinks are under 1" in diameter (3/4cm) and have a thickness of a little over 5mm. Be sure and check out the cufflink & stud set as well. Comes on branded leather strip. In new condition. These won't last long, so get 'em while the getting's good!
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1123554
The Lush Life Antiques
$225.00
This regal necklace was designed by Felipe Barbosa of San Miguel, Mexico.

Reminiscent of vintage Czech jewelry, this necklace has a total length of 21 1/2", while the pendant alone measures 5". The necklace is made of 24k matte gold on nickel silver and is embellished with pearls and carnelian crystals. The bracelet bears the Barbosa hallmark at its closure. In new condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Bakelite : Pre 1960 item #1123553
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This beautiful vintage pin has a bale so it can be worn as an enhancement on a chain or by itself. The piece was manufactured by Delizza and Elster, better known as the makers of Juliana jewelry. The pin measures 1 3/4" in diameter and houses an 18mm art glass cabochon set in gold tone. In excellent condition. Please my other listing for the coordinating earrings (item #/keyword: 1119793).
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Contemporary item #1120007 (stock #396189)
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SOLD
Fabrice. Hidden behind this name, two women, Jacky Riss and her daughter Alexandra. For 50 years, in Paris, in the heart of Saint Germain des Prés, Jacky, renowned jewellery designer, acclaimed by the press and loyal clients, adorns women with her exclusive styles. (courtesy of bijouxfabrice.com)

This beautiful pin measures 2 5/8"W x 2 3/4"H and is made from resin. Manufactured in Paris, France, this particular pin was purchased at Bergdorf Goodman. The pin has the Fabrice signature...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1119862 (stock #11225)
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This gorgeous vintage necklace by Trifari has such an interesting look when worn. It measures 15" long x 3/4" wide and has an additional 1 1/4" long segment with attached 2" long choke chain giving this a maximum wearable length of 18 1/2". It is a rich matte gold tone finish and the front is elaborately set with dozens of faceted crystal "briolette" balls in a saturated hue of blue. It is in excellent condition and is signed "Trifari" at the fold over clasp.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Pre 1990 item #1119832 (stock #11222)
The Lush Life Antiques
$250.00
This wonderful vintage necklace was designed by 80's Dallas designer jewelers, Facets by Spectrum. The company's hand crafted pieces typically include antique European beads like the frosted glass dot beads in this piece. The tassel necklace is 28" long and has a 4" tassel at the center. The faceted oval beads at the bottom and on the neckpiece are acrylic while the others are crystal or glass. It has clear crystal rondelle accents giving this piece some extra sparkle. It is in excellent co...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1980 item #1119831 (stock #11029)
The Lush Life Antiques
$225.00
This beautiful vintage pin by Ciner would be the perfect accent for a suit lapel or pashmina scarf. It measures 3" long x 2 1/2" wide and is made from bright gold tone metal. It has an 18mm x 24mm faceted center crystal surrounded by jet ovals and pave clear accents. It is in excellent unworn condition and is signed "Ciner" on the reverse. It still has it's original $190 1980's Ciner price tag from Neiman Marcus.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1119825 (stock #11220)
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This beautiful vintage necklace by Miriam Haskell is handcrafted from light blue glass beads and glass baroque pearls. It is 21" long from end to end and is approximately 2" wide in front. It has a 1/2" diameter button clasp with wire work beading on top and it is signed "Miriam Haskell" on the reverse. One of the large center pearls has a small nick to the surface, but other than that it is in very good condition.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Pre 2000 item #1119814 (stock #11219)
The Lush Life Antiques
$75.00
These unique earrings were made by the company, Patrice, which uses vintage glass components and brasses stamped from early molds. Each clip earring is 1 1/2" long x 1 1/4" wide and both have acrylic tortoise shell finish backs with carnelian glass accents. They are in excellent condition and have applied gold tone clip backs. They are not marked, like most Patrice pieces, but have been authenticated as their work. They are preowned, but are in excellent condition.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Pre 2000 item #1119813 (stock #11218)
The Lush Life Antiques
$60.00
These unique earrings were made by the company, Patrice, which uses vintage glass components and brasses stamped from early molds. Each clip earring is 5/8" long x 5/8" wide and both have brass stampings with antique glass accents. They are not marked, like most Patrice pieces, but have been authenticated as their work. They are preowned, but are in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1119797 (stock #11214)
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$90.00
These charming vintage clip earrings were manufactured by Schreiner of New York. Each is 1 1/4" long x 1 1/4" wide and both are intricately set with dozens of faceted aurora borealis crystals. They have an antiqued silver tone finish and the reverse have the signature "donut" clip backs. They are not signed and they are in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1119793 (stock #11212)
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These lovely vintage earrings were manufactured by Delizza and Elster, better known as the makers of Juliana jewelry. Each clip earring is 1 1/2" long x 1" wide and both have gold tone settings with 18mm art glass cabochons. They are in excellent condition.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1119567
The Lush Life Antiques
$95.00
These sweet earrings were designed by Felipe Barbosa of San Miguel, Mexico.

The earrings measure 1 7/8"H x 1 1/8W and are made from silvertone metal. The earrings have images of Mexican painter, Frida Kahlo on them, encased in epoxy and is embellished with a single green peridot crystal on each one. The earrings are for pierced ears and have harp backs. In excellent NEW condition.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1119566
The Lush Life Antiques
$250.00
This regal bracelet was designed by Felipe Barbosa of San Miguel, Mexico.

The bracelet has a wearable length of 1 7/8" and is 1 1/2"W. The interior of the bracelet, closed is 5 7/8". The bracelet is comprised of 5 strands of yellow crystals strung on clear elastic and is embellished with 10 small crystals. The bracelet has a slot closure and is in new condition. A beautiful, unique piece, sure to add sparkle to your favorite ensemble.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1119564
The Lush Life Antiques
$225.00
This elegant bracelet was designed by Felipe Barbosa of San Miguel, Mexico.

Reminiscent of vintage Czech jewelry, the bracelet has an interior measurement of 7" and a complete length of 7 1/8" open. The bracelet is made of 24k matte gold on nickel silver and is embellished with 6 pearls, 1 crystal and bears the Barbosa hallmark at its closure. In new condition. Simply dazzling.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Rings : Contemporary item #1119563
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SOLD
This interesting ring was designed by Felipe Barbosa of San Miguel, Mexico.

The ring measure 2 1/4"H x 1 3/8W and is made from silvertone metal and is embellished with 3 black crystals and 1 clear crystal. The ring has an adjustable shank and fits most. In new, unworn condition. A ring sure to garner its share of attention.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1119562
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These exquisite earrings were designed by Felipe Barbosa of San Miguel, Mexico.

The earrings measure 1 7/8"H x 1 1/8W and are made from silvertone metal. The earrings have images of Mexican painter, Frida Kahlo on them, encased in epoxy and embellished with a single black crystal on each one. The earrings are for pierced ears and have harp backs. In excellent NEW condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Period : Pre 1950 item #1118735 (stock #11202)
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$495.00
The lovely vintage bracelet measures 7" long and has 13 dangling puffy heart charms roughly measuring 5/8" long x 1/2" wide. There are a variety of designs on each heart including, US with uncle Sam hat, double hearts, double hearts with red enamel, the US capital building, and flowers. Some of the reverse sides are engraved with names including Dorre, Janet, Velma, Kathee, J.L, Alie, Faye, and Lenore. There is some light wear to the hearts, and one has a deep dent on the reverse. Overall,...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Pre 1990 item #1118732 (stock #11201)
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$125.00
These chic earrings were designed by Harlene Korey for her jewelry line, Kalibre. Each clip earring is 2 1/4" in diameter and both are hinged at the center giving them interesting movement when worn. They have a highly polished front surface and the reverse side is hallmarked "Harlene Korey Sterling Kalibre 1985". They are in excellent condition. The reflective surface was very difficult to photograph, so any imperfection is merely a reflection.