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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 : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Unsigned : Pre 1940 item #1124753 (stock #11228)
The Lush Life Antiques
$125.00
This unusual vintage 1930's bracelet has a hard to find Egyptian revival sphinx design. It measures 1 1/8" wide in front with an interior 6 3/4" length which will expand to fit most average wrists. It is made from turquoise Czech glass and has painted details on each panel. It has been restrung on elastic cord and is in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Unsigned : Pre 1940 item #1124756 (stock #11229)
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SOLD
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.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1940 item #1135551 (stock #11404)
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$4,500.00
This amazing pin was designed by the Taxco silver maestro, William Spratling. Based on traditional Mesomayan images, it is commonly termed the "Jaguar" pin. It is 4 1/2" long x 2 1/2" wide and is hand crafted from repousse sterling silver. It has 6 amethyst cabochons on the border and the reverse has a secure pin closure with safety clutch. The pin has two early repairs at the tongue and shoulder, and one cabochon has a stable fracture. None of this takes away from the beauty of this pin. ...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Unsigned : Pre 1940 item #1140677 (stock #ILLC3)
The Lush Life Antiques
$950.00
This amazing vintage Czech set has a necklace measuring 16 1/2" long with a 6" x 2" center element and the matching bracelet is 7" long x 2" wide. It is made from gold tone filigree brass and is intricately set with pastel faceted crystals. It has no markings and it is in very good condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Unsigned : Pre 1940 item #1140682 (stock #11422)
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SOLD
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 : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Bakelite : Pre 1940 item #1150019 (stock #11533)
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$350.00
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.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1940 item #1213830 (stock #ha1)
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$395.00
This lovely vintage dress clip was designed by Frank Hess for Miriam Haskell in the 1930's. It measures 4" long x 2 1/2" wide and has a celluloid backing with metal dress clip mechanism. The front is intricately embellished with imported pink glass beads and lamp work glass leaves. It is not signed like all early Miriam Haskell pieces, and it is in very good condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Deco : Pre 1940 item #1225652 (stock #tf1)
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SOLD
This stunning vintage 1930's bracelet was made in Germany by the master jewelry firm of Theodore Fahrner. The bracelet has a wearable length of 7 3/8" long and is 3/4" wide. It is handcrafted from sterling silver and has 3 faceted 13 x 17mm carnelian stones with three 13.5mm round onyx cabochons. It is missing 3 small marcasites, but it is not noticeable when worn. The box closure is hallmarked with the Fahrner logo and 935.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1940 item #1285838 (stock #ws2)
The Lush Life Antiques
$950.00
This lovely vintage bracelet was designed by Taxco Maestro, William Spratling. It is hand crafted from 980 silver and is 7 1/8" long x 3/4" wide. It has a unique repeated bead/ball design and it closes with a pin style closure. The inner bracelet is hallmarked with Spratling's earliest WS logo mark as well as 980. It is in excellent condition and weighs 46.5 grams.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1940 item #1303124 (stock #jh1)
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$895.00
This rare pin was made by Hollywood jewelers, Joseff of Hollywood, in 1938. Joseff was primarily a rental company supplying jewelry for most major film productions in the "golden age". They created pieces for public as well under the brand "Joseff", or their earliest label "Joseff of Hollywood. This documented headhunter pin has a tenite plastic head measuring 2 3/8 x 1 3/4", but the dangling brass earrings give this pin a larger profile measuring 4 1/4" x 2". It is in excellent condition an...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Bakelite : Pre 1940 item #1303125 (stock #bb1)
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This amazing bakelite bracelet is one of the nicest examples I've had in a long time. The apple juice bangle employs several techniques including reverse carving, pierce cutting, and reverse painting. It is 1 1/4" wide and has a 2 1/2" diameter opening. The translucent material has open sections with three repeated reverse carved floral panels with painted details. The bracelet is in excellent condition with no cracks or chips. This really is one of the finest bangles I've had in 20 years!
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Victorian : Pre 1930 item #1137811 (stock #TBC1)
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SOLD
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.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Unsigned : Pre 1930 item #1226414 (stock #ch1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$95.00
This lovely vintage Chinese export pin measures 3 1/2" long x 1/2" wide and is actually a converted fingernail guard. It is made from silvertone metal with colorful enamel and is hallmarked "China" on the reverse. It has darkened from age, but this gives it a wonderful patina. It could be polished a bit more, but I will leave that to the new owner.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Period : Pre 1930 item #1226422 (stock #ch2)
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SOLD
This sensational vintage Chinese export bracelet has a bold oversized buckle design showing influence from the West. It is 2 3/4" wide in front and has an interior measurement of 7 1/4". It is intricately made from sterling silver and has repousse, carved, and pierce cut designs of birds and flowers. It has no markings but has been tested and is guaranteed to be sterling silver. It weighs 109 grams and 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 : 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 1920 item #1213833 (stock #uc1)
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$125.00
This beautiful vintage bangle bracelet is 5/8" and has a 7" interior measurement. It is made from gilt brass and has an intricate filigree design. The front has a raised floral design with 3 unfoiled crystal accents. It has some minor wear to the gold plating, but it does not take away from the beauty of the piece. Overall, it is in very good vintage condition.