The Lush Life Antiques, vintage costume jewelry, Mexican Silver


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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 : Gold : Designer Signed : Pre 1980 item #1055570 (stock #138)
The Lush Life Antiques
$7,500.00
This chic necklace was made by the renowned jewelry house of Van Cleef and Arpels. It is 20 1/4" long and consists of 6 strands of 4MM tubular coral beads interspersed with tubular gold beads. It has a 1" long tubular closure that is hallmarked "VCA 4M 970.4" on one side and "14k" on the other. I suspect that this was made in collaboration with the Spanish firm, Puig Doria who made designs for Van Cleef in the 1970s. It is in excellent condition.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Pre 1990 item #1213939 (stock #ms2)
The Lush Life Antiques
$750.00
This wonderful vintage necklace is a classic design from the Castillo taller, and made under the supervision of Emilia Castillo. It is 18 1/2" long x 1 1/4" wide and is made from sterling silver with hundreds of tumbled amethyst stones affixed by head pins. It is in excellent condition and is hallmarked "Mimi Castillo 925 TD-85".
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pendants : Contemporary item #1118557
The Lush Life Antiques
$60.00
This wonderful pendant was designed by Felipe Barbosa of San Miguel, Mexico.

The pendant measures 2 7/8" wide x 2 3/4" high. The pendant has a beautifully scalloped/detailed golden metal frame (with a slight silver overtone), with rhinestone accents. The image of La Sirena (The Mermaid) adorns the pendant and is encased in epoxy. There is a hook on the back that allows for easy addition to your favorite necklace. In excellent NEW condition. *Chain is sold separately. Please see other l...
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 : Bakelite : Pre 1960 item #1123553
The Lush Life Antiques
SOLD
This beautiful vintage pin has a bale so it can be worn as an enhancement on a chain or by itself. The piece was manufactured by Delizza and Elster, better known as the makers of Juliana jewelry. The pin measures 1 3/4" in diameter and houses an 18mm art glass cabochon set in gold tone. In excellent condition. Please my other listing for the coordinating earrings (item #/keyword: 1119793).
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1177278
The Lush Life Antiques
$180.00
This elaborately-beaded choker necklace measures 19" in length. The necklace is comprised of hundreds of glass beads, some with an Aurora Borealis tint. The necklace has a lobster claw-style closure. New. An exquisite accent to an equally exquisite outfit. Be sure and check out the other shades: Earth, Black and Black with Silver accents.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1303822 (stock #cd1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$495.00
This beautiful vintage pin was made by the renowned French glass factory, Maison Gripoix, for the couturier, Christian Dior. It is 2 3/4" long x 2 1/2" wide and has five pink pate de verre petals with beaded frames. The center has a 4 tier pearl cluster, and the reverse has an attached "1965 Chr Dior Germany" plaque. There is some loss of nacre on the pearl center and there is some internal fracturing on the edges of the pink pate de verre petals. Overall, it is in good vintage condition. ...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1141932
The Lush Life Antiques
$60.00
This colorful, lightweight necklace is a must-have accent for the season. This graduated link necklace is comprised of 38 resin links and measures a generous 19.5" in length. The necklace comes in 17 colors, so be sure and check the other listings to see the entire spectrum.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Period : Pre 1930 item #1226422 (stock #ch2)
The Lush Life Antiques
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 : Costume : Designer : Pre 1950 item #1302853 (stock #mb1)
The Lush Life Antiques
SOLD
This amazing Boucher necklace is rarely seen on the market. It is featured in the text "Jewels of Fantasy" by Deanna Farnetti (page 162) and "Jewelry of the Stars by Joanne ball (page 59). The necklace is made from gold plated oval goose neck chain with a cast center medallion in rhodium plate. It has a wearable length of 15 1/2" and the center element is 3 3/4" wide while draping down 5 1/2" in front. The scrolled medallion center has pave crystal accents as do the the end caps of the emeral...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Pre 2000 item #1116334 (stock #11159)
The Lush Life Antiques
SOLD
This fantastic necklace was 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. This necklace is 19" long from end to end and drapes down approximately 3 1/2" in front. It is made from brass and has the company's signature matte finish which was originally produced because it wasn't reflective under the early Hollywood film lights. It has a varie...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1177273
The Lush Life Antiques
$95.00
This jumbo-sized chain necklace measures 23 1/4" in length and has 17 links in varying sizes made of resin. The necklace has a toggle closure and is in new, never-worn condition. A bold accent to your wardrobe. Be sure and check out the tortoise version as well.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1970 item #1055031 (stock #122)
The Lush Life Antiques
$900.00
This wonderful vintage necklace is a faithful early reproduction of the masterwork of Antonio Pineda. It is 7/8" wide in front and tapers to 3/8" wide towards the back. It is made from heavy weight sterling silver (240 grams) and has faceted onyx square stone accents. It is in excellent condition and bears a rather undecipherable signature at the box clasp. It appears to read "Taxco Sterling" around the initial JC.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1150007 (stock #11530)
The Lush Life Antiques
$150.00
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.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1302990 (stock #jm1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$90.00
These great statement earrings were designed by San Francisco based designer jeweler, Jan Michaels. Each clip earring is 4" long x 2 1/2" in diameter at the hoop. They are made from brass with Jan's signature "antiqued" finish which gives the earrings a wonderful mellow tone. They have clip back mechanisms and are signed "Jan Michaels San Francisco" on the reverse.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1078969
The Lush Life Antiques
$50.00
This elegant pair of earrings were designed by Felipe Barbosa of San Miguel, Mexico. The earrings measure under 1 inch in diameter (7/8) and feature a portrait of Mexican painter Frida Kahlo, encased in epoxy and adorned with stone accents. The earrings are silvertone with pierced harp backs. In excellent NEW condition. Kahlo, once described as "ribbon around a bomb", is a modern classic.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pendants : Contemporary item #1078923
The Lush Life Antiques
$60.00
This delightful 'El Corazón', or heart pendant was designed by Felipe Barbosa of San Miguel, Mexico. The pendant measures 2 7/8" wide x 2 3/4" high. The pendant has a beautifully scalloped/detailed golden metal frame (with a slight silver overtone), with rhinestone accents. The image of the 'El Corazón'/Heart lottoria card is encased in epoxy. There is a hook on the back that allows for easy addition to your favorite necklace. In excellent NEW condition. Fall in love again.