The Lush Life Antiques
This fantastic necklace is made in the pate de verre technique originated by Maison Gripoix. It measures 46" long with 10.5mm glass pearls, and it is 3/4" at it's widest point. The caged pearls have brass framed flowers with pate de verre glass in red and green. The necklace has no markings and is in excellent condition.
The Lush Life Antiques
This fantastic cuff bracelet was made in the pate de verre technique originated by Maison Gripoix. The silver tone hammered cuff is 2 3/4" wide and the 3" wide pate de verre applied maltese cross has glass and rhinestone accents. It has a 5 1/2" interior end to end measurement with a 1 1/2" gap opening, and the metal has flexibility to adjust to most average wrist sizes. It has no markings and it is in excellent condition. Please see my other listings for the matching earrings (sold separately)...
The Lush Life Antiques
This wonderful vintage bakelite pin measures 4 1/2" long x 2 3/4" wide, and is made from applejuice bakelite. The top pin back is a branched log, and it has 3 carved logs and 3 maple leafs dangling from an applejuice celluloid chain. The pin assembly is secure, and the overall, the pin 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 4 3/4" long x 2 1/4" wide and has a preban pierce cut Chinese ivory carving mounted in a frame of multi color crystals in a rich gold tone setting. At the base is a removable amber crystal giving this pin mu...
This sensational vintage necklace makes quite a statement when worn while still being comfortable to wear. It is 18" long x 6 1/2" wide and can be worn from 13" to 18". It is made from hand hammered sterling silver and has 23 disc pendants graduating in size from 1" to 2 1/4". It has a paper tag reading "Mexico Plata 925" with eagle #1, and and silver drop tag says sterling Mexico. It is in excellent condition and weighs 124 grams.
This lovely vintage bracelet was made by Taxco maestro, Pedro Castillo. It is 6 3/4" long x 1 3/4" long and is handcrafted from sterling silver. It has an attached safety chain and the box closure is hallmarked "Taxco Hecho en Mexico CP Sterling 925". It is in excellent condition.
This gorgeous Zuni Indian earrings are rich in detail, design, and color. Each pierced pendant earring is 3" long x 1 1/4" wide and both are handcrafted from sterling silver. They have vibrant round and tear drop shaped natural red coral stones with ball work and twisted wire details. They have no hallmarking and they are in excellent condition.
This sleek necklace was made for the couture house of Pierre Cardin. It is 27" long and is approximately 2 1/2" wide in front. It has tubular black glass beads on the sides, and the center has 3 nesting strands of 12mm faceted crystal beads. It is in excellent condition and has silver tone "Pierre Cardin" logo hardware.
This charming antique colonial Mexican pin measures 2 1/2" long x 1 1/4" wide. It is intricately made from 14k gold and has two sterling silver birds set with Persian turquoise stones perched above a nest with fresh water pearl "eggs". It has elaborate scrolls and leaves on the front, and the reverse has a 2 sided glass compartment which originally held a hair sample. It can also be used to keep a cherished photo or other thin momento. It has a secure pin back and the top has a bale so it ca...
This beautiful antique lorgnette is made from gunmetal and has a 14k watch hook at the end. The lorgnette is 5" long x 1 1/2" wide and hangs from a 60" chain with paste stone accents. The mechanism works perfectly and releases 2 lenses which can be changed to a specific prescription if desired. It is in excellent condition and is hallmarked "14k" at the watch fob.
This beautiful vintage belt buckle was made by New York, contemporary designer jeweler, Barry Kieselstein Cord. The is the medium butterfly buckle measuring 3 1/2" long x 1 1/2" wide, and is made from sterling silver. It is hallmarked "B Kieselstein Cord 1999 925" on the reverse and will fit a 1" wide strap. It is in excellent condition.
These wonderful vintage cufflinks were made by Joseph Merrin who had a prominent 5th Avenue jewelry shop in New York. They are made for 14k and are 5/8" in diameter. They have a detailed button design with chase work on the front. They are in excellent condition and are signed "Merrin 14k" on the reverse. They weigh 12.2 grams.
These sensational bracelets have quite a dramatic look worn in a pair or individually. Each bangle is 1 1/4" wide with 2 1/2" diameter openings, and both are made from heavy dark brown wood. Each bracelet has four sterling silver appliques with oxidized details. One has ruby cachochon center stones, and the other has faceted topaz centers. They have no markings and they are in excellent condition. They can be sold individually if desired. Please inquire.
This amazing unsigned necklace and earrings set is actually a design first rendered by Taxco maestro, Fred Davis. It is 6 3/4" long x 1" wide and the screwback earrings are 1 3/4" long x 1/2" wide. The bracelet has 10 panels with arch shaped amethyst stones which are faceted on each side. The set is in excellent condition and the bracelet is marked "Sterling Mexico" while the earrings bear no hallmarks.
This chic sautoir necklace was made in the pate de verre technique originated by Maison Gripoix. It is 38" long and has 51 grey pate de verre "sequin" panels varying from 13mm to 20mm. The asymmetry of this necklace gives it a very modern yet classic look. It has a lobster style clasp so it can be worn as a long length of doubled over. It has no markings and it is in excellent condition.
This gorgeous necklace was designed renowned costume jeweler, Kenneth Jay Lane. It measures 26" long from end to end and has a 3 3/4" diameter center medallion clasp. It has 12 strands of hand knotted glass coral beads and the clasp has acrylic coral and emerald accents. It is in excellent condition and is signed "Kenneth Lane Made in the USA" on the reverse. This quality piece will definitely get attention when worn.
This dramatic vintage necklace and earrings set was made by Landau and used in the television series, Dallas. Several years ago, I purchased many pieces from a former costumer on the show, and she informed me that Victoria Principal wore this set in one episode. The collar is 1 1/4" wide in front and has a 16" interior measurement while the drop earrings are 2" long x 1 1/8" wide. The set has a gold tone finish with teal/green epoxy enamel and faceted clear crystal accents. The set is in exc...
This unique necklace and earrings set was made for the couture collection of Giorgio Armani. The necklace fastens in front and is 46 long from end to end and the part that goes around the neck is 27". The coordinating earrings are 4" long x 1 1/4" wide at the bottom. All of the pieces have a bronze metal finish with both glass and acrylic beads in a beige color palette. The set has never been worn and still has the original paper drop tags. One earring is hallmarked "Giorgio Armani" and the...