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 two large pieces of vintage preban carved elephant ivory. It is dynamic in it's scale measuring 5 3/8" long x 2 1/2" wide, but is still easy to wear. The ivory section is 2 1/2" long x 3 1/2" ...
This gorgeous vintage pin is made from an antique repurposed Chinese finger nail cover. It is 3 3/8" long x 5/8" wide and is handcrafted from filigree sterling silver with a gold vermeil finish. The front has antique stones in garnet, tourmaline, and apple jade, and the reverse has a secure pin back assembly. There is a split in the filigree on the reverse, but it is completely unnoticeable from the front. Overall, it is in very good condition, and the reverse is hallmarked "Silver" on an ap...
This beautiful vintage pin measures 1 3/4" long x 1" wide and is hand crafted from filigree sterling silver with a gold vermeil finish. It has 7 jade cabochons on the front and the reverse has a secure pin assembly. It is in excellent condition.
This beautiful silvertone pendant was designed by Felipe Barbosa of San Miguel, Mexico. The pendant measures 2 3/4" wide x 3 7/8" high. The pendant has gemstone accents and at its center is the Virgin Mary. The words "Madre Ampáranos" ("Protect Us Mother") appear over her head. There is a hook on the back that allows for easy addition to your favorite necklace. In excellent NEW condition, the pendant has the Felipe Barbosa hallmark.
This fabulous belt buckle were designed by Felipe Barbosa of San Miguel, Mexico. The buckle measures 4 1/4"W x 2 1/2"H and is constructed from silvertone metal. The image of the Virgin Mary is encased in epoxy and the piece has gemstone accents. It is in excellent NEW condition and has the Felipe Barbosa hallmark on the reverse of the buckle.
This wonderful vintage pin from the 1960's is commonly known as a "powder puff" pin and is featured in the book, "Jewels of Fantasy" by Deanna Farnetti. It is almost 6" long and has a 3" diameter flower made from purple fibers much like a paint brush. The center cabochon is speckled glass in a shade of robin's egg blue. It has a gold tone backing and it is in excellent condition. Michelle Obama and Sara Jessica Parker have both been seen sporting the same pin in different colors.
These great vintage earrings have such a great mod design. Each clip earring is 3" long x 1 1/8" wide and both have transparent acrylic panels with day glo colors of pink, green, yellow, purple, and blue. They have gold tone hardware and are hallmarked "De Orca" on the clip mechanisms.
This lovely 7/8" wide vintage bracelet is hand crafted from brown bakelite and has a 6" interior measurement. The front is intricately carved with flowers and leaves, and the side has a tight hinge mechanism. It is in excellent condition and has been tested for bakelite.
This lovely vintage necklace is 26" long and has a timeless look that's perfect for daily casual wear. It is made from black enamel metal with a 1 3/4" diameter tortoise bakelite disk pendant and 1 1/2" long tubular rod sides. It is in excellent condition and has been tested for bakelite.
This unusual vintage bakelite bracelet is 7/8" wide and has a 2 1/2" diameter opening. It is made from tortoise shell colored bakelite and has a decorative hasp with dangling heart shaped padlock. It has some light wear to the gold tone finish, but overall, the bracelet is in very good condition.
This stunning vintage bracelet is 1 1/2" wide and has a 2 1/2" diameter opening. It is hand crafted from tortoise bakelite and has a detailed leaf design in both polished and matte bakelite. It has been tested and it is in excellent condition.
This great vintage pin measures 3 3/8" long x 2 1/4" and is has an oval wood background. The top has an applique of yellow overdyed bakelite in the form of two flying ducks. It has some enamel details which are worn from age, but overall, the pin is in very good condition.
This wonderful vintage bracelet is 1/2" wide with a 2 1/2" diameter opening and is made from cordovan colored bakelite. It has a carved Oriental bamboo motif, and it is in excellent condition. It has been tested and is guaranteed bakelite
This great vintage bracelet is 3/4" wide with a 2 1/2" diameter opening and is handcrafted from chocolate brown bakelite. It has 3/8" thick walls and an elaborate multifaceted design. It has been tested for bakelite, and it is in excellent condition.
This wonderful vintage bangle bracelet is 7/8" wide and has a 2 1/2" diameter opening. It is made from applejuice bakelite and has a great faceted design. It is in excellent condition and has been tested for bakelite.
This unique bracelet was designed by modernsit jeweler, Arthur King. It is 8" long x 3/4" wide and has caged raw stones set in intricately wrapped sterling silver. The stones include tourmaline, amethyst, citrine and quartz. The hook closure is signed "King Sterling". It is in excellent condition.
This great contemporary Mexican bracelet has whimsical panels with scenes from the "Day of the Dead" festival. It is 8 3/4" long x 1 1/4" wide and is handcrafted from polished alpaca. The colorful skull and katrina pictures are encased in clear epoxy. The bracelet is in excellent condition and was lovingly made by artisans in Mexico.
This exciting pendant was designed by Felipe Barbosa of San Miguel, Mexico.
The pendant is 2 1/8" wide x 3" high. The pendant is comprised of gold & silver tone metal, with 6 epoxy sections, portraying various skeleton Katrinas in black & white. There are crystal & polished stone accents at all 4 points. In excellent condition, the pendant bears the Felipe Barbosa hallmark on the reverse side. Be sue and check out the marching earrings!