The Lush Life Antiques, vintage costume jewelry, Mexican Silver


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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Designer Signed : Pre 1950 item #1225647 (stock #mi1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$395.00
These wonderful vintage cufflinks from the 1940's were designed and manufactured by Ming's of Honolulu. Each link is 1 1/8" long x 1" wide and both have front panels intricately carved from preban elephant ivory. The frame and pivoting toggles are made from sterling silver. One of the Mahiole masks has a small chip at the very top, but it is not noticeable when worn. One link is signed "Ming's Honolulu" and the other is signed "Ivory Mahiole". These are very hard to find and would be a grea...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Pre 1990 item #1226517 (stock #ysl1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$395.00
This wonderful vintage necklace was made for the couture house of Yves Saint Laurent, and done in a limited edition of 500 pieces. The pendant is 3 1/4" wide x 3 1/4" long and is made from heavyweight metal with a gun metal finish. The front has a gold tone applique with teal epoxy enamel, and the reverse is signed "Yves Saint Laurent 086/500. It hangs from a 26" long serpentine brass chain and it is in very good condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1960 item #1285839 (stock #ms1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$395.00
This beautiful vintage Mexican silver bracelet has such a bold design that will flatter any wrist. It is made from sterling silver and is 3 3/4" wide in the front with a 7" interior measurement. It has a bold repoussé cross over design with applied ball work which tapers into a tight 1" wide hinged back. It is in excellent condition and is signed "CP Sterling Taxco Mex 925" in a circle hallmark.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1302301 (stock #mg2)
The Lush Life Antiques
$425.00
These spectacular dangle clip earrings are made with pate de verre glass, a technique originated by Maison Gripoix. Each earring is 3" long x 1 1/4 and both are made from brass wire with red/green glass inserts. The tops have clip back mechanisms, and a glass pearl accent hangs at the base. They are unsigned and are in excellent condition. Please see my other listings for the matching sautoir camellia necklace
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Bakelite : Pre 1950 item #749741 (stock #44015)
The Lush Life Antiques
$225.00
This vintage bakelite bracelet is made from brown bakelite with a dark overdyed finish. It has 3 cutwork sections with 3 deeply carved floral panels. The interior wall has a very tiny chip at one of the rose panels, but overall the bracelet is in excellent condition. It has been tested and is guaranteed vintage bakelite.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1085692 (stock #11011)
The Lush Life Antiques
$450.00
These amazing "over the top" earrings were made by contemporary jewelers, C&D. These designers worked with Iradj Moini, and their pieces share the same quality and design construction. The earrings are made from gilt brass and have topaz and citrine stones. They have clip back mechanisms and are signed "C&D Jewelry" on the reverse. They are in excellent condition.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1085770 (stock #11021)
The Lush Life Antiques
$450.00
These amazing earrings were made by contemporary jewelers, C&D. These designers worked with Iradj Moini, and their pieces share the same quality and design construction. The clip earrings are 2 1/4" long x 1 1/2" wide and both are made from silver plate brass. The fronts are intricately set with peridot, topaz and citrine stones. They are in excellent condition and are signed "C&D Jewelry" on the reverse.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1960 item #1112272 (stock #11104)
The Lush Life Antiques
$450.00
This lovely bracelet was made by the Italian design duo of Lyda Toppo and Bruno Coppola, better known for their label, Coppola e Toppo. The bracelet has a wearable length of 7 1/2" and is 1 1/4" wide. The clasp and medallion have brown faceted crystals with a triple row of glass faux pearls. On close inspection, there is some chipping of the pearl nacre, but it is not noticeable when worn. The clasp is hallmarked "Made in Italy" and the medallion is signed "Made in Italy by Coppola e Toppo"....
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1960 item #1116335 (stock #11160)
The Lush Life Antiques
$450.00
These fantastic earrings were made by legendary costume jewelers, Joseff of Hollywood. Known as the leading suppliers of jewelry for early Hollywood, they also produced a line of jewelry that was sold through exclusive retailers. Each of these clip earrings is 5" long x 1 1/4" wide and both have faceted crystal accents. They are made from brass and have the company's signature matte finish which was originally produced because it wasn't reflective under the early Hollywood film lights. They ...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Pre 1990 item #1125960 (stock #11332)
The Lush Life Antiques
$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 : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1960 item #1213940 (stock #ms3)
The Lush Life Antiques
$450.00
This wonderful vintage necklace is a classic design by Taxco silver maestro, Sigi Pineda. It has a hinged back and has a 15" interior measurement. It is 1/2" wide at the back hinge and tapers to 7/16" on each side. It is in excellent condition and is hallmarked "Sigi Tasco Sterling Hecho en Mexico 256" with the eagle number 3.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1302297 (stock #gr1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$450.00
This classic look necklace is made in the pate de verre technique originated by Maison Gripoix. It is 28" long with 1" wide black "chicklets" and 14.5mm glass pearl accents. It has a rich gold tone finish that will compliment any outfit. It can be worn as a long sautoir, or doubled over. It is in excellent condition. Please note that the black panels are pate de verre glass and not enamel.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1302303 (stock #g3)
The Lush Life Antiques
$450.00
This fantastic necklace is made in the pate de verre technique originated by Maison Gripoix. It measures 38" long with 10.5mm glass pearls, and it is 1 1/2" at it's widest point. The brass framed flowers have pate de verre flowers in red with green centers. The necklace has no markings and is in excellent condition. Please see my other listings for the matching earrings.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1950 item #1010677 (stock #50407)
The Lush Life Antiques
$495.00
This amazing bracelet was designed by Marcel Boucher and manufactured in Mexico during WWII. It is 6 3/4" long x 1" wide and is hand wrought from sterling silver with clear and blue paste stone accents. It has an attached safety chain and it's in excellent condition. The reverse is hallmarked "Sterling Parisina" with eagle #6. I have owned many Parisina pieces, but I have never seen this one before. It is definitely very European in it's design and construction, but interestingly Mexican ma...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1062861 (stock #278)
The Lush Life Antiques
$495.00
This amazing vintage pin was made by Henry Schreiner of New York. It is a very large 5 1/2" long x 4" wide and can be worn as a pin or added to a chain as an enhancer. It is made from gold tone metal with turquoise faceted glass stones and acrylic cabochons. It is not marked but has typical Schreiner construction and quality. It is in excellent condition.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Contemporary item #1062866 (stock #279)
The Lush Life Antiques
$495.00
This stunning pin was designed by the talented costume jeweler, Lawrence Vrba. His early career began at Castlecliff and late he became head designer at Miriam Haskell creating legendary pieces including his signature Egyptian series. His most recent pieces are made under his own private label and have been featured at some of the most exclusive stores including Bergdorf Goodman in New York. This pin is 5" long x 3 1/2" wide and is a dimensional 1 3/4" thick. It has a flower with 12 petals i...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1073968 (stock #10802)
The Lush Life Antiques
$495.00
These magnificent chandelier earrings are hand made in India and look like the "real thing". They are made from low content silver with a rhodium plated finish and are intricately hand set with pave CZ crystals. They are 3 1/4" long x 2" wide and have pierced tops. They are in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1950 item #1085586 (stock #11002)
The Lush Life Antiques
$495.00
This gorgeous vintage pin by Eisenberg originals is a classic design that's perfect for any suit or jacket lapel. It is 3 1/4" long x 2 3/8" wide and is cast from heavyweight sterling silver (71 grams). It has dazzling green rhinestones with clear crystal accents and the reverse is signed "Sterling" and "Eisenberg". The original gold vermeil is worn so it's more of a silver tone finish. The top green stone and the one on it's left appear to be replacements and show foil on the reverse side. ...