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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 : Popular Collectibles : Nostalgia : Jewelry : Contemporary item #736091 (stock #43921)
The Lush Life Antiques
$175.00
This stunning bracelet was designed by the master of "faux" jewelry...Kenneth Jay Lane. It is 1 1/8" wide and has an interior measurement of 6 7/8". The outer surface is elaborately set with amethyst and sapphire square stones with clear pave rhinestone accents. It has a rich silver tone setting and is signed "KJL" on an oval interior plaque". It is in excellent condition.
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 : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1940 item #707038 (stock #43437)
The Lush Life Antiques
$150.00
This lovely vintage pin is a faithful interpretation of a William Spratling design. It is 2 1/4" wide x 2 1/2" long and is made from sterling silver with a carved amethyst tulip. It is in excellent condition and is signed "Mexico Silver" on the reverse.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Bakelite : Pre 1940 item #696550 (stock #43305)
The Lush Life Antiques
$250.00
This wonderful vintage bakelite bracelet is 1" wide with a 2 1/2" diameter opening and 7/16" thick walls. It is made from yellow bakelite and has a deeply carved leaf design. It is in very good condition and has been tested for bakelite.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Nostalgia : Jewelry : Pre 1990 item #687688 (stock #43121)
The Lush Life Antiques
$150.00
This adorable pin was made by Emilia "Mimi" Castillo who is present head of the Los Castillo taller. It is 2 3/4" in diameter and is made from sterling silver, brass, and copper in the "married metals" technique so distinctive to Los Castillo. It is in excellent condition and is hallmarked "Emilia Castillo 925 Mexico M.A. TC-124".
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1980 item #678202 (stock #42723)
The Lush Life Antiques
$75.00
I rarely buy Monet jewelry, but every once and awhile I find an example that is too good to pass up. This striking bracelet is 1" wide in front with a 6 3/4" interior measurement. It is made from matte gold tone metal and has 3 large lavender and blue topaz rhinestones. It has a secure site closure, and the interior is hallmarked "Monet". It is in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #653407 (stock #42310)
The Lush Life Antiques
$750.00
These amazing hair ornaments are by the master Taxco silversmith, Hubert Harmon. His whimsical and sometimes odd designs are highly sought after, and extremely hard to find. These ornaments came directly from the original estate, and were purchased at Harmon's Taxco taller in the early 1940's. The largest ornament is approximately 5 1/2" long x 2 1/4" wide and is signed "Hubert Harmon Made in Mexico" on the reverse. The other two spherical ornaments are 5 1/2" long but one has a 22.5MM spher...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1960 item #641643 (stock #41762)
The Lush Life Antiques
$225.00
This lovely pearl choker necklace has a very chic look when worn. It is 17 1/2" long x 1 1/4" wide and is strung on resilient memory wire. At it's shortest setting it will fit a 14 1/2" neck and at it's maximum setting it will fit a 17" neck. It has lush faux baroque pearls with antiqued silver filigree findings. It is in excellent condition and is signed "Miriam Haskell" on the hook closure and drop tag.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Designer Signed : Pre 1950 item #630296 (stock #41530)
The Lush Life Antiques
$9000.00
This rare bracelet (circa 1950) was designed by renowned French artist, Line Vautrin. She introduced her first collection at the age of 21 and gained public acceptance after showing her designs at the Paris International Exposition of 1937. At that time, she was primarily known as a button maker, but she constantly experimented in new media. It wasn't long before she developed her trademark technique involving mirrors set on a resin background, which she termed "Talosel". This bracelet is an...