The Lush Life Antiques, vintage costume jewelry, Mexican Silver


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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1970 item #1068200 (stock #1076)
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This unusual necklace was designed by Taxco maestro, Antonio Pineda. It is a hefty 148 grams and is 7/8" wide with a wearable length of 15 1/4". It has a great design of flaired overlapping V's and looks wonderful on the neck. It is in excellent condition and is hallmarked with the Antonio crown as well as "Taxco Sterling" and eagle number 208.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Contemporary item #1302342 (stock #jk6)
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This absolutely amazing brooch was designed by renowned contemporary costume jeweler, Jarin Kasi. The oversized pin measures 4 3/4" long x 3 1/4" wide and is hand crafted from sterling silver with an oxidized finish. The front is elaborately done with hand set CZ crystals, and each flower is mounted on a spring giving this pin an incredible kinetic look. The reverse has a double pin stem assembly and it's signed "Jarin" on an applied plaque. Although contemporary, this piece is made almost i...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Contemporary item #1073901 (stock #SO2)
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This jaw dropping pin was designed by contemporary designer jeweler, Robert Sorrell. 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 was custom made for Lush Life Antiques and incorporates a large piece of vintage preban carved elephant ivory. It is dynamic in it's scale measuring 6 1/2" long x 2 1/2" wide, but is still easy to wear. The ivory section is 2 1/2" long x 2 1/2" ...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1231382 (stock #H1)
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This stunning AUTHENTIC necklace by Hermes is made from brown water buffalo horn with signature orange lacquer sections. It measures 32" long from end to end and has 3 1/2" long x 3" wide oval panels at the ends with the other oval and rectangular panels measuring 1 1/8" wide. It is signed "Hermes" and is in excellent UNWORN condition. It does not have it's original box. It is a current style piece and is offered at a fraction of it's current retail.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Pre 1990 item #1296900 (stock #im1)
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This wonderful statement worthy pin is an early design by couture costume jeweler, Iradj Moini. The wrapped heart design is inspired by the work Fulco di Verdura, and reinterpreted by Iradj in the 1980s. The pin is 3 1/4" long x 2 1/4" wide and stands approximately 1" thick. It has red included glass cabochons resembling rubies and the clear strands and bow are of swarovski crystal. It has an antiqued gold tone setting and has a secure pin closure on the reverse. It is in not signed, like m...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Pre 1990 item #1115023 (stock #11131)
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This beautiful necklace 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 amazing necklace measures 38" long and is about 1 1/2" wide. It has a 4" long x 1 1/2" ebony wood closure with 7 strands of polished rutilated quartz beads that are hand knotted. It is in very goo...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Pre 1990 item #1215221 (stock #in1)
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This fantastic vintage necklace was designed by Parisian couture jeweler, Inna Cytrine. It is 3" wide in front and has a wearable length of approximately 15". It has 3 pieces of frosted lucite with heavy 22k gold vermeil hardware fittings. It is in excellent condition and is signed "Inna Cytrine Paris" on the closure.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Pre 1990 item #1215225 (stock #cc2)
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These stunning vintage earrings were designed by couture jeweler, Robert Goossens for the house of Chanel. Each clip earring is 3 1/2" long x 1" wide and both are made from antiqued gold tone metal. They have a dramatic baroque design and each have 13 brilliant faceted crystal accents. They are in excellent condition and are signed "Chanel" with the logo and 1985.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1980 item #1215228 (stock #jo1)
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This fantastic necklace was 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. This necklace is 22 1/2" long from end to end and drapes down approximately 8" in front. It is made from brass and has the company's signature matte finish which was originally produced because it wasn't reflective under the early Hollywood film lights. It is in excellen...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1135536 (stock #11403)
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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 : New Century : Jewelry : Pre 1990 item #1115726 (stock #11152)
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This dramatic vintage belt was made for the legendary couture house of Coco Chanel. It is 42" long x 1" wide at each link and ends in a 2 1/2" diameter four leaf clover charm. It can be worn at a variety of lengths with 40" being the longest. I recently had this replated, so it essentially in "like new" condition. It is signed "Chanel Made in France" on the last belt link. It is guaranteed authentic and came from a prominent Dallas socialite estate.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Pre 1990 item #1145164 (stock #ASC102)
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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...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Contemporary item #1302318 (stock #jk1)
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This amazing statement brooch was designed by contemporary designer jeweler, Jarin Kasi, and obviously inspired by the classic ruffle pin by Schreiner of New York. It is 3 1/4" long x 3" wide and is made from rhodium plated sterling silver. It has a green faux included emerald cabochon center in a red CZ frame, and a fan of turquoise glass stones fan on the outside. It is incredibly dimensional and will get many a compliment when worn. It has a secure pin stem and also has a bale so it can b...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Pre 1980 item #1116198 (stock #11157)
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These amazing vintage 1970's earrings were designed by Robert Goossens for the couture house of Yves Saint Laurent. Each clip back earring is 4 1/2" long x 1" wide and both are intricately made from antiqued brass. The tops have caged ruby red faceted crystals and the bottoms have fluid dangling tassels. They are not signed and originally had paper drop tags. They are in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1213941 (stock #pk1)
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This amazing ring was designed by Hungarian born sculptor and jeweler, Pal Kepenyes. The ring is 2 1/8" long x 1 1/4" wide and is hand crafted from sterling silver. It has a large natural turquoise center stone mounted in a tendril like setting. It is a heavy 47 grams and is hallmarked "Pal Kepenyes Mexico" on the reverse.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1213942 (stock #ms4)
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This amazing ring was designed by Hungarian born sculptor and jeweler, Pal Kepenyes. The ring is 2 1/4" long x 1 3/4" wide and is hand crafted from sterling silver. It has a large agate center stone mounted in a tendril like setting. It is a heavy 47 grams and is hallmarked "Pal Kepenyes" on the reverse.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1225894 (stock #slj1)
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This amazing necklace was made in Italy by contemporary designer jeweler, Sherri Jennings. It is 17" long from end to end and drapes down approximately 5" in front. It has large oval faceted glass jet panels surrounded by round and marquis stones and draped garlands. It has and antiqued brass setting and is signed "SLJ Italy" on the applied drop tag. It is in excellent condition.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1302338 (stock #jk4)
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This classic art deco necklace was designed by contemporary designer jeweler, Jarin Kasi. It is made from sterling silver with a rhodium plating and has freshwater pearl, onyx, and cz crystal accents. The "Y" style necklace is 23" long and the front has a 9" long drop in front. It has a 2 1/2" long chain in back giving this a 25 1/2" long wearable length. The bottom tassel is removable so it can be worn by itself on another chain or simpler strand of pearls. The top of the tassel is marked ...