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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1940 item #1135551 (stock #11404)
The Lush Life Antiques
$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 : Gold : Designer Signed : Pre 1980 item #1055570 (stock #138)
The Lush Life Antiques
$7,500.00
This chic necklace was made by the renowned jewelry house of Van Cleef and Arpels. It is 20 1/4" long and consists of 6 strands of 4MM tubular coral beads interspersed with tubular gold beads. It has a 1" long tubular closure that is hallmarked "VCA 4M 970.4" on one side and "14k" on the other. I suspect that this was made in collaboration with the Spanish firm, Puig Doria who made designs for Van Cleef in the 1970s. It is in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Designer Signed : Pre 1980 item #1135562 (stock #11407)
The Lush Life Antiques
$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 : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1151439
The Lush Life Antiques
SOLD
These adorable earrings were designed by Felipe Barbosa of San Miguel, Mexico.

The earrings measure 7/8 cm wide x 1" high. The earrings are comprised of gold & silver tone metal, with a single epoxy section portraying a skeleton Katrina in black & white. Crystal & polished stone accents adorn the top portion of the earrings. In excellent condition, the earrings bears the Felipe Barbosa hallmark on the reverse side. Be sure and check out the matching pendant!

All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1141925
The Lush Life Antiques
SOLD
This colorful, lightweight necklace is a must-have accent for the season. This graduated link necklace is comprised of 38 resin links and measures a generous 19.5" in length. The necklace comes in 17 colors, so be sure and check the other listings to see the entire spectrum.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pendants : Contemporary item #1151437 (stock #PB-005-H)
The Lush Life Antiques
SOLD
This exciting pendant was designed by Felipe Barbosa of San Miguel, Mexico.

The pendant is 2 1/8" wide x 3" high. The pendant is comprised of gold & silver tone metal, with 6 epoxy sections, portraying various skeleton Katrinas in black & white. There are crystal & polished stone accents at all 4 points. In excellent condition, the pendant bears the Felipe Barbosa hallmark on the reverse side. Be sue and check out the marching earrings!

All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1151443
The Lush Life Antiques
SOLD
This lovely pair of earrings were designed by Felipe Barbosa of San Miguel, Mexico.

The earrings are comprised of silver & gold-tone metal and measure 2" in length. A single clear crystal adorns the top of each earring. In excellent, unworn condition.

All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1303120 (stock #jm16)
The Lush Life Antiques
SOLD
These unique modernist style bracelets were designed by contemporary designer jeweler, Jan Michaels. Each bracelet has an antiqued silver tone finish and the trio has wood beads with aluminum centers. They are 3/8" wide and have a 2 1/2" diameter opening. They are in excellent condition and are priced individually at $80 each.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1119793 (stock #11212)
The Lush Life Antiques
SOLD
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 #1303027 (stock #jm13)
The Lush Life Antiques
On Hold
These great statement earrings were designed by San Francisco based designer jeweler, Jan Michaels. Each clip earring is 2 1/8" long x 1 1/2" wide, and both are made from brass and horn with Jan's signature "antiqued" finish. They have clip back mechanisms and are signed "Jan Michaels San Francisco" on the reverse. Please see my other listings for the matching necklace and bracelet (sold separately).
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Bakelite : Pre 1960 item #1123553
The Lush Life Antiques
SOLD
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 : Earrings : Contemporary item #1303024 (stock #jm12)
The Lush Life Antiques
On Hold
These great statement earrings were designed by San Francisco based designer jeweler, Jan Michaels. Each clip earring is 4 1/4" long x 1" wide, and both are made from brass with Jan's signature "antiqued" finish. The have a wonderful mellow tone accented by genuine lava stones. They have clip back mechanisms and are signed "Jan Michaels San Francisco" on the reverse. Please see my other listings for the matching necklace and bracelet (sold separately).
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1303016 (stock #jm8)
The Lush Life Antiques
On Hold
These lovely earrings were designed by San Francisco based designer jeweler, Jan Michaels. The clip earrings are made from Jan's signature antiqued brass with glass and cinnabar accents. They are 3" long x 1" wide at the base of the vintage glass drops. They are in excellent condition and are signed "Jan Michaels San Francisco" on the reverse. Please see my other listings for the coordinating necklace (sold separately).
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Rings : Contemporary item #1119563
The Lush Life Antiques
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 : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Unsigned : Pre 1940 item #1124756 (stock #11229)
The Lush Life Antiques
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 : New Century : Jewelry : Rings : Contemporary item #1151440
The Lush Life Antiques
SOLD
This beautiful ring was designed by Felipe Barbosa of San Miguel, Mexico.

The ring is comprised of gold & silver tone metal, with dozens of freshwater pearls surrounding an image of the Virgin Mary.The ring has an adjustable shank and should fit most. The Barbosa hallmark is on the underside of the ring. In excellent condition.

All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1155598 (stock #SB-033)
The Lush Life Antiques
SOLD
This unique Katrina wrist strap was designed by Felipe Barbosa of San Miguel, Mexico.

The wrist strap measures 10" in length, sports a buckle closure and has a skeleton Katrina at its center. Eight clear crystals adorn the Katrina . The bracelet is in new, unworn condition. A versatile piece sure to garner compliments.

All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1226441 (stock #td1)
The Lush Life Antiques
SOLD
These fantastic earrings were made by contemporary designer jeweler, Tony Davis of Corrales New Mexico. Tony creates one of a kind hand forged pieces often from silver and gold ingots which he pours himself. These showy earrings are 1 3/4" in diameter and have the hammered texture finish which is a signature look to his pieces. They are in excellent condition and are signed and numbered Tony Davis 925 with an additional "I" for ingot. Each earring is 9.3 grams and both are comfortable to wea...