This stunning butterfly pin was custom made by contemporary designer jeweler, Robert Sorrell, for Lush Life Antiques. It is an oversized 3 7/8" long x 3" wide and is quite dimensional. It has large faceted amethyst crystals with lilac and clear rhinestones trimming the wings. The twisted wire trim on the wings and legs give this pin interesting dimension. It has a Japaned finish and the it is signed "Sorrell Originals" on the reverse.
This sensational 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. The necklace measures 38 1/2" long and has a 3" long x 7/8" wide ebony wood clasp with inlaid sterling silver dots. It has 4 strands of hand knotted oval gray/black fresh water pearls measuring approx...
This stunning cuff bracelet was made for the couture collection of Andrew Gn. The Singaporian born designer has worked for Emanuel Ungaro and now works under his own private label produced in France. This beautiful cuff is 3 1/2" wide in front with a 5 1/8" end to end measurement and 1 3/8" gap opening. It is made from antiqued gold tone metal and has vintage Czech glass cabochons resembling Lapis Lazuli. It is in excellent condition and is signed "Andrew Gn Paris" on the reverse.
This amazing necklace was designed by contemporary designer jeweler, Kenny Hwang. His pieces "Signature" pieces have been seen in the runway collections of Donna Karan, Betsey Johnson, Mary McFadden, Alexander McQueen and Randolph Duke. This necklace is 18 1/2" long x 1 5/8" wide in front and is hand wrought from sterling silver. It has 5 irregular shaped panels encasing his signature crackle pieces. It is in excellent condition and is hallmarked "Kenny Hwang" on the applied drop tag. It we...
This wonderful vintage pin was made for the couture house of Coco Chanel. It is 4 1/2" long x 2" wide and is cast from 24k gold plated metal with four burgundy gripoix glass cabochons. It has a double C logo front and the reverse has an attached cartouche with the season numbering for Autumn 1994. It is in excellent condition. The burgundy glass translates as black in the photographs.
This unusual 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" and is 1 1/4" wide in front. It is made from curved chrome plated sections with woven rhinestone accents between each section. It has an adjustable choke chain and the hook closure is hallmarked "CoppolaToppo". It is in excellent condition and comes from one of the last periods of design with this great firm.
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This spectacular pin was custom made by Lawrence Vrba for Lush Life Antiques. The pin measures 4 3/4" long x 2 1/2" wide and has an antique genuine pre ban ivory netsuke at the center. It has genuine angelskin coral flowers, jade leaves, and faux ivory flowers with turquoise stone centers. It has a Japanned finish and the reverse side has an oval "Lawrence Vrba" signature plaque. It is in excellent condition.
This amazing pin was designed by contemporary designer jeweler, Robert Sorrell, exclusively for Lush Life Antiques. 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 measures 5 1/4" long x 3" wide and stands almost 1" thick at the center bullet cabochon. This piece is a slight departure from Robert's usual work and was loosely based on earlier pieces made by Schreiner of New York...
This great vintage necklace is a classic design made for the couture house of Chanel. The heavy 24k gold plated chain is 36" long, and ends in a 2 1/4" diameter framed crystal monocle. The pendant bears the CC logo and an oval drop tag has the "Chanel Made in France" tag with season 23. It is in excellent condition.
These lovely vintage earrings measure 1" long x 3/4" wide and are handcrafted from 14k gold. They have 6mm cultured pearls on the edges with seed pearl and sapphire stones at the center. They are in excellent condition and are hallmarked 14k on the reverse. They weigh 11.6 grams
These wonderful antique earrings measure 2 1/4" long x 3/4" wide and have an unusual renaissance design. The 19th century bottoms are made from 800 silver with enamel fronts, and the screwback tops are made from 10k gold. There is some minor loss of enamel and one earring has a split above the head. This is not noticeable when worn and does not detract from their beauty. These are "one of a kind" earrings from a well known Philadelphia estate.
This wonderful owl bracelet was designed by contemporary jeweler, Federico whose designs are hand crafted in Mexico. The bracelet measures 8" long x 1 1/8" wide and has 5 repousse owl panels with turquoise cabochon eyes. It is in excellent condition and is hallmarked "JF Sterling" on the reverse.
This gorgeous vintage pin was designed by contemporary couture jeweler, Iradj Moini. It is 2 3/4" long x 1 5/8" wide and is made from gilt brass with citrine, peridot, turquoise, and onyx stones. It has a secure safety closure and it's signed "Iradj Moini". It is in excellent condition.
This bold bracelet is a classic design made for the legendary couture house of Chanel. It is 9" long from end to end, measuring 1" wide at the link section of the bracelet, and ending in a 1 3/8" wide toggle closure. It has a polished 24k gold plating with black woven leather, and it bears an applied plaque reading "Chanel Made in France" as well as numbering for the 26th season. It is in excellent condition.
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This stunning bracelet was designed by Marcel Boucher for his Parisina line which was made in Mexico during the years of World War 2. It has a wearable length of 7" and is 1 1/4" wide with a secure clasp with safety chain. It is made from repoussé sterling silver and has large glass topaz stone accents. It is in excellent condition and is hallmarked "Sterling Mexico" as well as Parisina.
This incredible bracelet has a sophisticated design that will definitely get attention. It is 3" wide and has a flaired design that stands almost 1" off the wrist. It is 5" from end to end with a gap opening of 1 3/8" and can not be bent to adjust the size. It is in excellent condition and is signed "Clara Handmade 1988". Two are available if you are interested in a pair.
These beautiful vintage bracelets were designed by contemporary jeweler, Stephen Dweck. Each bangle is intricately carved from exotic wood and both measure 1 1/8" wide with a 2 5/8" diameter opening. They have accents of faceted citrines which are bezel set in gold vermeil sterling silver. They are in excellent condition and the inner walls are hallmarked "Stephen Dweck" on an applied plaque.
These beautiful earrings were 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. These clip earrings are 2" long x 1 1/2" wide and are handcrafted from ebony wood with gold vermeil sterling tops. Each earring is 17.5 grams and both are faintly hallmarked "Von Musulin Sterling 925" ...