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All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Rings : Contemporary item #1085682 (stock #11010)
The Lush Life Antiques
$495.00
This amazing "over the top" ring was made by contemporary jewelers, C&D. These designers worked with Iradj Moini, and his pieces share the same quality and design construction. The ring is 2 1/4" long x 2 1/2" wide and stands 1" off the finger. It is made from silver plated brass and has 3 large faceted topaz stones. The center has a turquoise cabochon on a pave crystal star. It is in excellent condition and is signed "C&D Jewelry" on an applied tag. The shank is adjustable, so the ring sh...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Unsigned : Pre 1900 item #1114638 (stock #11123)
The Lush Life Antiques
$495.00
This lovely antique English necklace was handcrafted from whitby black faceted jet during the time of Queen Victoria's mourning. The necklace is 18 1/2" long including the box clasp, and tapers from 3/4" wide to 1 3/4" wide at the center element. Each of the hand faceted panels is strung on cloth cord which ends in a black enamel box closure. There is some chipping on the reverse side near the drill holes, but it is not noticeable from the front. I have seen this in all of the whitby jet pie...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Rings : Contemporary item #1114653 (stock #11125)
The Lush Life Antiques
$495.00
This incredible statement ring is 1 1/2" in diameter and stands almost 3/4" off the finger. It is handcrafted from sterling silver with a disk of gray mother of pearl and center fresh water pearl center. It has 14k gold accents at the border and center which are set with genuine rubies. It is a size 8 and has a 1/4" wide shank that can be sized by a good jeweler. It has no hallmarks and has been tested for sterling silver and 14k gold. It is in excellent condition. It's a true statement pi...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1116355 (stock #11169)
The Lush Life Antiques
$495.00
These amazing vintage earrings were designed by the one of the legends of costume jewelry, Kenneth Jay Lane. Each clip earring is 3 1/4" long x 2" wide and both have a bright gold tone finish. They have pink tear drop shaped center stones surrounded by clear borealis faceted crystals. They are in excellent condition and are signed "K.J.L." on the reverse of each clip.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Period : Pre 1950 item #1118735 (stock #11202)
The Lush Life Antiques
$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 : Pins : Pre 2000 item #1214611 (stock #rc4)
The Lush Life Antiques
$495.00
This wonderful statement pin was made by Dallas designer jeweler, Rebecca Collins. The pin measures 4 3/4" long x 1 1/2" wide and is hand crafted from sterling silver. The front has bezel set carved bone panels, quartz stone, and a vegetable ivory cabochon. The reverse side is hallmarked "Rebecca Collins Dallas, TX Sterling" There is a small fissure in the vegetable ivory cabochon which is is original to the piece. It is in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Designer Signed : Pre 1980 item #1215214 (stock #gu1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$495.00
This wonderful vintage cuff bracelet by "Off the Cuff" is a loyal rendition of a Gucci classic. It is 7/8" wide in front and has an adjustable wearable interior length of 7" to 7 3/4". It is made from rhodium plated sterling silver and has blue and white enamel on the exterior. It has a file mark on the inner band were somebody tested it, but other than that it is in very good condition. It is hallmarked "Off the Cuff Sterling" on the inner band.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Georg Jensen : Pre 1960 item #1226355 (stock #gj1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$495.00
This lovely vintage pin was made by the Danish firm of Georg Jensen and measures 3" long x 7/8" wide. It is made from cast sterling silver and has a beautiful surface patina. It is in excellent condition and the reverse side is hallmarked "Georg Jensen" in a dotted oval, as well as "Sterling Denmark 121".
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1226369 (stock #eb1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$495.00
This wonderful vintage bangle bracelet was made in London England at the last part of the 20th century. It is slightly over 1" wide and has an interior 6 1/2" measurement. It is made from repousse sterling silver and has a gold vermeil finish. It is hallmarked with a Lion cartouche for sterling silver and has the panther mark for the city of London. It also bears the makers cartouche marks of "CS" and "ES". It is in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1960 item #1288299 (stock #lc1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$495.00
This unusual bracelet and earrings set was made by the renowned Taxco firm of Los Castillo. The bracelet has a wearable length of 6 1/2" x 3/4" wide and the matching screwback earrings are 1 1/2" long x 3/4" wide. The set is handcrafted from sterling silver and each panel has an elegant dove design. The bracelet is missing the original safety chain, but other than that, it is in excellent condition. The bracelet is hallmarked "Los Castillo Taxco Sterling Made in Mexico 552" and the earrings ...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1970 item #1288302 (stock #hl1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$495.00
This beautiful clamper style bracelet is a design first rendered by Margot de Taxco, but made by Hilario Lopez. Upon the close of Margot's studios, she gave her original molds to her studio employees. Hilario had many of the molds, and executed these designs under his name. This clamper style bracelet is 2 3/4" wide in front and tapers to 1 1/8" at the hinged back. It is handcrafted from sterling silver and has a great repousse design with applied ball designs. The interior measurement is 5...
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 : 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 : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1213951 (stock #pvm1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$500.00
This sensational pendant 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 elegant oversized bracelet is 1 1/2" wide with a 2 5/8" diameter opening and is made from polished lignum vitae wood. It is in excellent condition and is hallmarked "PVM" with her signature logo on...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Pre 1990 item #1059381 (stock #247)
The Lush Life Antiques
$550.00
This wonderful vintage bib necklace measures 19" long from end to end and drapes down 5 1/4" in front. It is made from gold tone metal and has faceted crystal rhinestones on each of the 5 nesting wheat chain strands. It has an "S" hook heavy closure and weighs a hefty 9.7 ounces. It has some light wear to the gold finish near the clasp, but overall, it is in very good condition. It is not signed, but construction, design, and quality are indicative of YSL. A piece like this would have had a ...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Sets : Pre 1990 item #1115821 (stock #11153)
The Lush Life Antiques
$550.00
This is truly a hard to find set by designer jeweler, Richard Kerr. Richard developed the adhesive used in his jewelry which allowed many of his pieces to incorporate pave crystals often in the round. I have owned hundreds of Kerr earrings but have never seen a pair of earrings like this with the matching bracelet! The pendant earrings are 4" long x 3" wide with a 1 1/8" button top and the bracelet is 1 1/2" wide with a 7 1/2" interior measurement. The bracelet is strung on elastic and will ...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1125760 (stock #11328)
The Lush Life Antiques
$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 : Pins : Pre 1990 item #1226523 (stock #as1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$550.00
The artist and designer jeweler, Andrew Spingarn, has been in the jewelry industry for over 25 years. His company is based in Providence, RI, the center of jewelry manufacturing in the US. What sets Andrew apart from his contemporaries is his attention to detail and old world techniques. Many of his pieces incorporate lamp work art glass pieces which are made in the traditional method used by French costume jewelers, Maison Gripoix. In fact, his lampwork technique was so precise that Gripoix fam...