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All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Pre 2000 item #1116337 (stock #11161)
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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 pivoting screwback is 4 1/4" long x 1 1/8" wide, and both have cream colored faux pearls. 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. Th...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Pre 2000 item #1116339 (stock #11163)
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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. These pendant clip earrings measure 4" long x 2" wide. 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 have an unusual Chinese design with a...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Unsigned : Pre 1950 item #1085596 (stock #11003)
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This amazing vintage pin is a hard to find "Jelly Belly" example from the 1940's. Carved from lucite, many of these pieces are believed to be made from post war surplus material. The material was a recent invention and mimicked the look of rock crystal which was extensively used in fine jewelry at the time. This pin measures 3 1/4" long x 2" wide and stands almost 1" thick. It is made from base metal and has a rich gold tone plating with pave crystal accents. The pin has been professionally...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Pre 1990 item #1059219 (stock #231)
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This wonderful vintage pin was designed by Frances Patiky Stein, who is current head designer for Chanel fine jewelry. The pin is made from gold tone metal and has poured glass accents made by the house of Gripoix. The pin is 3" long x 2 1/2" wide and is signed "FPS" on two applied plaques. The pin stem has been replace and is secure.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1119825 (stock #11220)
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This beautiful vintage necklace by Miriam Haskell is handcrafted from light blue glass beads and glass baroque pearls. It is 21" long from end to end and is approximately 2" wide in front. It has a 1/2" diameter button clasp with wire work beading on top and it is signed "Miriam Haskell" on the reverse. One of the large center pearls has a small nick to the surface, but other than that it is in very good condition.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Pre 1990 item #1215222 (stock #la1)
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These great vintage earrings were made for the couture house of Christian Lacroix. Each clip back earring is 4" long x 2 1/2" wide and both are made from rich gold tone metal with Gripoix glass accents. They are in excellent condition and are signed "Christian Lacroix Made in France" with the Lacroix logo.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Contemporary item #1120007 (stock #396189)
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Fabrice. Hidden behind this name, two women, Jacky Riss and her daughter Alexandra. For 50 years, in Paris, in the heart of Saint Germain des Prés, Jacky, renowned jewellery designer, acclaimed by the press and loyal clients, adorns women with her exclusive styles. (courtesy of bijouxfabrice.com)

This beautiful pin measures 2 5/8"W x 2 3/4"H and is made from resin. Manufactured in Paris, France, this particular pin was purchased at Bergdorf Goodman. The pin has the Fabrice signature...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Unsigned : Pre 1940 item #1140682 (stock #11422)
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This beautiful vintage necklace was made in Czechoslovakia in the 1930's. It is 15 3/4" long x 5/8" wide and has silver tone filigree panels between rectangular glass "donut" panels. Glass pieces like this are fragile and tend to be damaged, so it's increasingly harder to find period like this that are intact. It has some light wear to the silver finish, but overall, it is in very good condition..
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1303030 (stock #jm15)
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This dramatic cuff bracelet was designed by San Francisco based designer jeweler, Jan Michaels. It is made from smooth brass with Jan's signature antiqued finish, and is studded with black glass cabochons. It is 3" wide in front and the cuff is 5 3/4" from end to end with a 1" gap opening. The metal is flexible and the cuff will bend to fit most average wrists. It is in excellent condition and is signed "Jan Michaels San Francisco" on the inner cuff. Please see my other listings for the co...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1127762 (stock #RS1)
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These amazing earrings were 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 clip back earrings measure 1 1/4" long x 7/8" wide and have preban Chinese ivory carvings mounted in a frame of multi color crystals. It has a gun metal plating and both are in excellent condition. They are signed ...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Pre 2000 item #1152692 (stock #11559)
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This elegant art deco style necklace is 36" long with a 7" long center tassel. It is made from silvertone metal with crystal accents on the front, and has hand wired faux pearls throughout. It is in excellent condition and is signed "Graziano" on the reverse.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Period : Pre 1970 item #1174196
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This lovely vintage pendant measures 1 3/4" long x 7/8" wide and is made from hand carved lapis lazuli. The mounting has an interesting scroll design and the top bale opens so that it can be attached to a strand of beads if desired. It is in excellent condition and the bale is hallmarked 14k.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Unsigned : Pre 1950 item #1213836 (stock #uc2)
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This unique vintage pin measures 3 1/2" long x 1 3/4" wide and was made in the 1940's. The body is made from carved lucite and the head and tail are made from gold plated pot metal. It does have some wear to the plating but overall, it is in very good vintage condition. It is a very striking pin that would be great on jacket or coat lapel.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1151441
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This beautiful necklace was designed by Felipe Barbosa of San Miguel, Mexico.

The necklace has a total length of 21 1/4"; 17" sans pendant. The necklace is comprised of dark metal with gold highlights, with 9 turquoise bead accents. The pendant is adorned with 5 red & green crystals. In excellent condition, new condition.

All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1303017 (stock #jm9)
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This lovely necklace was designed by San Francisco based designer jeweler, Jan Michaels. The necklace is made from Jan's signature antiqued brass with glass and cinnabar accents. It is 22 1/2" long and can be worn from 16" to 22". The center "Y" drop hangs 3 5/8" in front and is 1" wide across the base of the vintage glass drop. It is in excellent condition and is signed "Jan Michaels San Francisco" on the reverse. Please see my other listings for the coordinating earrings (sold separately)...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1303028 (stock #jm14)
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This dramatic necklace was designed by San Francisco based designer jeweler, Jan Michaels. It is made from brass with Jan's signature antiqued finish, and has a smooth horn center detachable center drop. It is 29 1/2" from end to end and the center drop is 6" x 1 1/2". It is in excellent condition and is signed "Jan Michaels San Francisco" on an attached plaque. Please see my other listings for the coordinating earrings and cuff (sold separately).
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Rings : Contemporary item #1119563
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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)
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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.