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All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1085702 (stock #11012)
The Lush Life Antiques
$750.00
This amazing convertible bracelet was made by contemporary jewelers, C&D. These designers worked with Iradj Moini, and their pieces share the same quality and design construction. The bracelet is 7 1/4" long and has a removable medallion measuring 2" wide x 2 1/4" long which can be worn as a brooch. The clasp has emerald and ruby stones with fresh water pearl accents. It is in excellent condition and is signed "C&D Jewelry" on the reverse.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1085748 (stock #11018)
The Lush Life Antiques
$900.00
This amazing "over the top" convertible bracelet was made by contemporary jewelers, C&D. These designers worked with Iradj Moini, and their pieces share the same quality and design construction. The bracelet is 9 1/2" long x 2 1/4" wide at the clasp and could be shortened if desired. It is made from gilt brass and has amethyst, citrine, peridot and turquoise stone accents with coral acrylic beads. The clasp is signed "C&D Jewelry" and can be detached so it can be worn as a brooch.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1085770 (stock #11021)
The Lush Life Antiques
$450.00
These amazing earrings were made by contemporary jewelers, C&D. These designers worked with Iradj Moini, and their pieces share the same quality and design construction. The clip earrings are 2 1/4" long x 1 1/2" wide and both are made from silver plate brass. The fronts are intricately set with peridot, topaz and citrine stones. They are in excellent condition and are signed "C&D Jewelry" on the reverse.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1085793 (stock #11023)
The Lush Life Antiques
$1,250.00
This amazing convertible bib necklace was made by contemporary jewelers, C&D. These designers worked with Iradj Moini, and his pieces share the same quality and design construction. The necklace is 15" long and has an additional 3 1/2" length so that it can be worn at a variety of lengths. The center medallion is 3 3/4" long x 3 1/2" wide and has a 26mm x 37mm topaz center with citrines and rhinestone accents. It can be detached and worn as a pin giving this piece an alternate look. It is ...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Rings : Contemporary item #1085853 (stock #11024)
The Lush Life Antiques
$395.00
This unique statement ring was made by contemporary Turkish designer, Bora. It is 1 3/8" in diameter and is presently a size 6 1/2 but can be sized to fit most average ring fingers. It is hand crafted from sterling silver and has a large faceted citrine center stone with dangling cubic zirconia stones in 14k finish bezels. It is in excellent condition and has great movement when worn.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Bakelite : Pre 1950 item #1100761
The Lush Life Antiques
$295.00
Ring in the autumn season with this vintage bakelite bangle bracelet! This laminated, faceted bracelet has a 2 1/2" diameter opening and has been tested and is guaranteed bakelite. The bracelet is in wonderful condition and would be a welcome compliment to your favorite fall ensemble.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Pre 1960 item #1100798
The Lush Life Antiques
$95.00
Guaranteed to add a touch of spice to your favorite outfit, these vintage clip back earrings measure 2" in diameter. The earrings have been tested and are guaranteed bakelite. In wonderful condition and perfect for summer or fall.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Pre 2000 item #1100802
The Lush Life Antiques
$75.00
This chic necklace has an 18" gold tone chain, adorned with an oversized black strawberry pendant. The strawberry is approximately 25mm thick and measures 1 3/4"W x 2 1/2"H and is garnished with dozens of brilliantly colored faceted stones in hues of pink, fuschia, turquoise, chartreuse in varying sizes. In beautiful condition. A distinctive piece for a woman with distinctive taste.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Unsigned : Pre 1910 item #1105560 (stock #DSC2)
The Lush Life Antiques
$395.00
This stunning victorian bracelet has an beautiful detailed center panel of a lion with real garnet eyes. It measures 6 3/4" long x 1 3/4" wide and has an arched front allowing the bracelet to fit up to a 7" wrist. It is made from gold fill metal and has look of real gold. It has a tab closure and it is in very good condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Victorian : Pre 1910 item #1105561 (stock #DSC3)
The Lush Life Antiques
$295.00
This beautiful victorian era stick pin is unusual in it's design and scale. It is made of 14k gold and is 3/4" long x 3/4" wide and has real garnet eyes and a faceted ruby in it's mouth. It is 3" long in overall length and has no hallmarks. It weighs 3.2 grams and has been acid tested for 14k gold. It is in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Period : Pre 1920 item #1105564 (stock #DSC4)
The Lush Life Antiques
$180.00
This great vintage watch was made for the fraternal group of the Modern Woodmen of the World. The fob and chain are made from gold fill metal and the log is hand carved preban elephant ivory. It is just under 13" long from end to end and the fob is 1 1/2" long x 1 1/8" wide. It has some slight wear to the axe edges, but overall it is in excellent vintage condition. This version of the fob with the ivory log is particularly hard to find...don't miss out!
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1105568 (stock #DSC7)
The Lush Life Antiques
$150.00
This unique mourning pin measures 1 1/2" long x 1 1/8" and is made from gutta percha with 14k gold accents. It has an unusual Etruscan design and the bottom rim has 3 jump rings for attachments. The reverse has a "C" scroll clasp mechanism and a loop for a watch attachment. It is in excellent vintage condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Art Nouveau : Pre 1910 item #1105781 (stock #11028)
The Lush Life Antiques
$150.00
This wonderful antique watch pin was made by William B. Kerr of Newark, New Jersey. It measures 1 3/8" long x 1 1/4" and has a detailed high relief repousse angel with a border of flowers. The reverse has a hook for a watch and the top is hallmarked "Sterling 924" with the Kerr hatchet hallmark. It is in excellent condition and has it's original "C" scroll closure.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #1108307 (stock #11050)
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SOLD
This elegant pin is a timeless design from the Taxco Maestro, William Spratling. It is commonly known as his "Petate" design and measures 3" long x 2 5/8" wide. It is an unusual repousse quilted design and is a hefty 66 grams. It is in excellent condition and the reverse is signed "Spratling Silver" with the circular "Spratling Made in Mexico" monogram hallmark.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #1108318 (stock #11052)
The Lush Life Antiques
$350.00
This stunning vintage pin measures 3 1/2" long x 3" wide and is hand wrought from sterling silver. The six almond shaped petals are cut from amethyst stone with inclusions. It is quite dimensional and beautifully executed. It is in excellent condition and the reverse is signed "Mexico Silver".
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Sets : Pre 1990 item #1112265 (stock #11102)
The Lush Life Antiques
$295.00
This elegant bracelet and pin set was designed by contemporary designer jeweler, Robert Lee Morris. The set has a matte gold vermeil finish with black glass cabochon accents. The bracelet is 8" long x 1" wide and the coordinating pin is 2 1/4" in diameter. The bracelet has a tiny amount of wear on the rounded front edge, but overall the set is in very good condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1960 item #1112272 (stock #11104)
The Lush Life Antiques
$450.00
This lovely bracelet was made by the Italian design duo of Lyda Toppo and Bruno Coppola, better known for their label, Coppola e Toppo. The bracelet has a wearable length of 7 1/2" and is 1 1/4" wide. The clasp and medallion have brown faceted crystals with a triple row of glass faux pearls. On close inspection, there is some chipping of the pearl nacre, but it is not noticeable when worn. The clasp is hallmarked "Made in Italy" and the medallion is signed "Made in Italy by Coppola e Toppo"....
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1112277 (stock #11105)
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Auction
This classic pin by Nettie Rosenstein has great dimension, measuring 2 1/2" long x 2" wide x 1 1/4" thick. It has a gold tone setting with pave crystals and a large preban elephant ivory flower painted black. There is some loss of plating, but the pin looks beautiful when worn. It is signed "Nettie Rosenstein" on the reverse.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1112322 (stock #11109)
The Lush Life Antiques
$150.00
This beautiful Patrice bracelet is composed of gilt brass stampings made from antique molds. It is 7 1/4" long from end to end by 3/4" wide and has a wearable length of approximately 6 1/2". It has burgundy and amethyst glass cabochon accents and it's finished off in a gilt toggle closure. It is not signed, like all Patrice pieces, and is in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1112495 (stock #11116)
The Lush Life Antiques
$90.00
These lovely vintage earrings by Miriam Haskell measure 2" long x 3/4" wide at the bottom. They are made from brass findings with a rich 24kt Russian gilt finish. They have screw back pivoting backs and the dangling beads are made from ivory colored acrylic. They are in excellent condition and are signed "Miriam Haskell" on the reverse.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1112514 (stock #11118)
The Lush Life Antiques
$295.00
This dramatic pendant earrings are by contemporary costume jeweler, Lawrence Vrba. He was former head designer at Miriam Haskell, and his current designs can be seen in many theatrical and fashion reviews. These earrings are 4" x 2 1/2" in diameter and have turquoise cabochons surrounded by applied faux pearls. The setting has a gunmetal finish, and the reverse are signed "Lawrence Vrba". They are in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #1112874 (stock #11121)
The Lush Life Antiques
$250.00
This amazing vintage ring has a dramatic look and houses an unusual function. It is 1 1/4" in diameter x 5/8" thick and is handcrafted from sterling silver with a large 22mm amethyst cabochon. The cabochon opens to reveal a secret "poison" compartment. It has beautiful scroll and ballwork on the edge of the ring dome and it is presently a size 6 with room for sizing if desired. It is in excellent condition and has no markings on the shank.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Pre 1900 item #1114544 (stock #DSC14)
The Lush Life Antiques
$75.00
This unusual victorian pin measures 2 1/4" long x 3/4" and has a detailed image of an eagle in flight. It is made from gold fill metal and has a genuine garnet eye. It has the initials "S M M B" inscribed on the reverse. There is a hole in the bird beak which possibly had a dangle at one point.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Pre 1900 item #1114549 (stock #DSC15)
The Lush Life Antiques
$75.00
These lovely antique earrings are made from gold fill metal and are 1 1/2" long x 7/8" wide. They have a 10 x 15mm oval carnelian cabochon mounted in an ornate repousse frame. They have a beautiful patina and are in very good condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Pre 1900 item #1114553 (stock #DSC16)
The Lush Life Antiques
$95.00
These lovely Victorian dangling earrings are 1 1/4" long x 3/8" wide and are made from gold fill metal. They have mediterranean red branch coral accents and the frame has chased designs. They have some lead solder on the reverse which is original to the earrings. Overall, they are in very good condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Pre 1900 item #1114554 (stock #DSC17)
The Lush Life Antiques
$175.00
These beautiful Scottish Victorian banded agate pins are mounted in gold fill settings. The large oval pin is 2 1/4" long x 2" wide and has a white to red striated agate in a braided oval border. The darker agate pin is 2 1/4" long x 2" wide and has a frame with scrollwork designs. They are in very good condition and are sold as a pair.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1114561 (stock #DSC19)
The Lush Life Antiques
$125.00
This lovely antique watch chain measures 52" long and is handcrafted from sterling silver. It has 7/8" long etched bar segments and the end terminates in an old style spring ring closure. It is in excellent condition and would be great with a watch pendant or loupe.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Pre 1900 item #1114572 (stock #DSC20)
The Lush Life Antiques
$150.00
This unique collection of buttons dates to pre 1900 and are being sold as a group. One appears to be vintage steel, and the others are brass with enamel and stone details. They are approximately 1/2" to 5/8" in diameter and are in very good condition. They are perfect for the collector or crafter.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Period : Pre 1920 item #1114585 (stock #DSC21)
The Lush Life Antiques
$95.00
This unique vintage pendant measures 3 1/8" long x 3/4" wide and is made from repousse sterling silver. It has a charming repousse figure with dangling carnelian bead at the bottom. It is in very good condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Unsigned : Pre 1950 item #1114636 (stock #DSC24)
The Lush Life Antiques
$75.00
These lovely vintage drop earrings from the 40's have molded Czech glass drops with sterling overlay details. They are 1 1/2" long x 5/8" wide and have chrome plated screw back tops. They are in very good condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Unsigned : Pre 1900 item #1114638 (stock #11123)
The Lush Life Antiques
$495.00
This lovely antique English necklace was handcrafted from whitby black faceted jet during the time of Queen Victoria's mourning. The necklace is 18 1/2" long including the box clasp, and tapers from 3/4" wide to 1 3/4" wide at the center element. Each of the hand faceted panels is strung on cloth cord which ends in a black enamel box closure. There is some chipping on the reverse side near the drill holes, but it is not noticeable from the front. I have seen this in all of the whitby jet pie...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Period : Pre 1940 item #1114649 (stock #11124)
The Lush Life Antiques
$395.00
This lovely vintage pin is exquisitely made from 14k gold and sterling silver. It has an intricate filigree design with a large 9.5 x 13mm (6 carat) center pink rhodolite garnet and 13 mine cut diamonds of 2 points each. It has a "C" closure with safety on the reverse and weighs 10.5 grams. It's missing one diamond on the upper right of the main photo. I can look into it's replacement for any potential buyer. Other than that, it is in very good condition and has been acid tested for 14k gol...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Rings : Contemporary item #1114653 (stock #11125)
The Lush Life Antiques
$495.00
This incredible statement ring is 1 1/2" in diameter and stands almost 3/4" off the finger. It is handcrafted from sterling silver with a disk of gray mother of pearl and center fresh water pearl center. It has 14k gold accents at the border and center which are set with genuine rubies. It is a size 8 and has a 1/4" wide shank that can be sized by a good jeweler. It has no hallmarks and has been tested for sterling silver and 14k gold. It is in excellent condition. It's a true statement pi...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Pre 1990 item #1115023 (stock #11131)
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SOLD
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 : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1115177 (stock #11136)
The Lush Life Antiques
$95.00
This whimsical sterling ring is 1" wide and has a great design of stacked "nuts" with a round ball center. It is a size 5 1/2 with a 3/8" wide shank, and is hallmarked with a British lion cartouche indicating sterling silver. It is also marked with a crown for Sheffield, and a "C" for 1977. It also bears a "CD" for the makers mark. It is in excellent condition.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pre 2000 item #1115186 (stock #11139)
The Lush Life Antiques
$600.00
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.