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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 : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Period : Pre 1950 item #1057171 (stock #158)
The Lush Life Antiques
$200.00
This beautiful vintage Austro Hungarian ring is made from sterling silver with a gold vermeil finish. It has a 9MM faceted amethyst center and there are some remnants of enamel on the ring. It is 7/8" in diameter while standing 1/2" tall and it is hallmarked 925 on the inner shank. It falls at a 5 on my ring mandrel, but it fits more like a 8 which is what I wear (see pics).
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1071235 (stock #10722)
The Lush Life Antiques
$150.00
These beautiful earrings make quite the dramatic statement when worn, and are also comfortable to wear! They are 3 1/4" long x 1 1/4" wide and are made from sterling silver with a rich 22k gold vermeil finish. Each earring has 8 dangling faceted topaz stones, and both are in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1980 item #1057604 (stock #187)
The Lush Life Antiques
$195.00
This beautiful statement pin was manufactured by Swarovski and measures 3 1/4" in diameter. It has a rich gold tone setting and is elaborately set with clear, citrine, and topaz open back crystals. It is in excellent condition and is signed with the Swarovski swan symbol.
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 : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1302340 (stock #jk5)
The Lush Life Antiques
$195.00
These wonderful pierced earrings were designed by contemporary designer jeweler, Jarin Kasi. Each pierced spider earring is made from sterling silver and set with pave CZ crystals with a fresh water pearl below. They measure 1 1/4" long x 1" wide and are in excellent condition. They are signed "Jarin" on the reverse.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Pre 2000 item #1116337 (stock #11161)
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SOLD
These fantastic earrings were 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. Each pivoting screwback is 4 1/4" long x 1 1/8" wide, and both have cream colored faux pearls. They are made from brass and have the company's signature matte finish which was originally produced because it wasn't reflective under the early Hollywood film lights. Th...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1078925
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$95.00
This classic bracelet was designed by Felipe Barbosa of San Miguel, Mexico. The bracelet is 2 3/4" wide with an 8" diameter opening. The bracelet is plated in a rich 22k gold vermeil and has a pearlescent stone accents. The scalloped edges of this versatile bracelet, makes this a great addition to any wardrobe, whether alone or grouped. The bracelet has the Felipe Barbosa hallmark inside. Be sure and see the other colors available: Green, Brown and Black. More is more!
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1078827
The Lush Life Antiques
$95.00
This elegant bracelet was designed by Felipe Barbosa of San Miguel, Mexico. The bracelet is 2 3/4" wide with an 8" diameter opening. The bracelet is plated in a rich 22k gold vermeil and has a green epoxy accent. The scalloped edges and black stone accents really make this bracelet stand out in a crowd. In excellent condition, the bracelet has the Felipe Barbosa hallmark inside. Great on its own or a real statement-maker when worn as a group. Be sure and see the other colors available: Gray, Bro...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1118525 (stock #P0026)
The Lush Life Antiques
$125.00
This mellow peace symbol bracelet was designed by Felipe Barbosa of San Miguel, Mexico.

This silvertone bracelet has an interior measurement of 8" and is a little under 1 7/8" wide and has a diameter of 2 3/4". There are 12 peace symbols with the word 'PEACE' engraved on them. The Barbosa hallmark is on the back of the bracelet. In excellent NEW condition. *Two shown, but sold separately.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1155598 (stock #SB-033)
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SOLD
This unique Katrina wrist strap was designed by Felipe Barbosa of San Miguel, Mexico.

The wrist strap measures 10" in length, sports a buckle closure and has a skeleton Katrina at its center. Eight clear crystals adorn the Katrina . The bracelet is in new, unworn condition. A versatile piece sure to garner compliments.

All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pre 1990 item #1115726 (stock #11152)
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sold
This dramatic vintage belt was made for the legendary couture house of Coco Chanel. It is 42" long x 1" wide at each link and ends in a 2 1/2" diameter four leaf clover charm. It can be worn at a variety of lengths with 40" being the longest. I recently had this replated, so it essentially in "like new" condition. It is signed "Chanel Made in France" on the last belt link. It is guaranteed authentic and came from a prominent Dallas socialite estate.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1072153 (stock #NB80)
The Lush Life Antiques
$245.00
This fun resin necklace is direct from France and measures a generous 23 5/8" long. The necklace has 7 domino charms, ranging in size from 1 3/4"H x 1"W - 2"H x 1"W, with a hook and link closure. Perfect for game night. Be sure and look for the matching earrings, they're aces.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1059986 (stock #269)
The Lush Life Antiques
$225.00
This amazing bracelet was designed by legendary costume jeweler, Kenneth Lane and was commissioned by Jacqueline Onassis. It is 7" long x 1" wide and is made from gold tone metal with red, green, and blue cabochon accents. It has dozens of handset clear rhinestones which give the bracelet tremendous sparkle. It is in excellent condition and is signed "Kenneth Lane" on the reverse. Please see my other listings, for the matching necklace and earrings sold separately.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1940 item #1135551 (stock #11404)
The Lush Life Antiques
$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 : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1970 item #1285893 (stock #ant1)
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SOLD
This amazing necklace was designed by Taxco master silversmith, Antonio Pineda. The necklace is hand crafted from 970 silver with black obsidian stone accents, and measures 16" long x 2 1/4" wide. It bears all appropriate hallmarks including "YY 970 Silver Hecho en Mexico" as well as the design number 480, Antonio crown, and eagle number 17. This is a great transitional design for Antonio and is quite rare, in fact I have only seen this design once before (in amethyst). It is 100% authentic,...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Strands : Pre 1980 item #1068196 (stock #ESC3)
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SOLD
This amazing vintage necklace was designed by 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 design is commonly known as the egg necklace and is rarely available on the secondary market. It is 20" long from end to end and has 8 oversized preban elephant ivory beads measuring 45MM long x 32MM in diameter. It has a...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #968223 (stock #50232)
The Lush Life Antiques
$395.00
This glamorous bracelet was designed by contemporary costume jeweler, Rodrigo Otazu. He has collaborated with designers like Christian Lacroix, and his pieces have been used in the runway collections of Emanuel Ungaro and Jean Paul Gaultier. This bracelet measures approximately 1 3/4" wide in front and has an interior measurement of 6 3/4". It is made from silver tone metal and is elaborately set with cobalt blue glass cabochons and faceted rhinestones. It is hinged in front so it should accommo...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1303016 (stock #jm8)
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On Hold
These lovely earrings were designed by San Francisco based designer jeweler, Jan Michaels. The clip earrings are made from Jan's signature antiqued brass with glass and cinnabar accents. They are 3" long x 1" wide at the base of the vintage glass drops. They are in excellent condition and are signed "Jan Michaels San Francisco" on the reverse. Please see my other listings for the coordinating necklace (sold separately).
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1303017 (stock #jm9)
The Lush Life Antiques
On Hold
This lovely necklace was designed by San Francisco based designer jeweler, Jan Michaels. The necklace is made from Jan's signature antiqued brass with glass and cinnabar accents. It is 22 1/2" long and can be worn from 16" to 22". The center "Y" drop hangs 3 5/8" in front and is 1" wide across the base of the vintage glass drop. It is in excellent condition and is signed "Jan Michaels San Francisco" on the reverse. Please see my other listings for the coordinating earrings (sold separately)...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1303013 (stock #jm7)
The Lush Life Antiques
$100.00
These lovely earrings were designed by San Francisco based designer jeweler, Jan Michaels. The pierced earrings are made from Jan's signature antiqued brass with glass, and vintage enamel accents. They are 3 1/4" long x 1" wide at the enamel leaf tops. They are in excellent condition and are signed "Jan Michaels San Francisco" on the reverse. Please see my other listings for the coordinating bracelet (sold separately).
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1303008 (stock #jm6)
The Lush Life Antiques
$145.00
This great statement cuff bracelet was designed by San Francisco based designer jeweler, Jan Michaels. The cuff is made from Jan's signature antiqued brass with stone, and vintage enamel accents. It is 1 5/8" wide in front and has an interior end to end measurement of 6" with a 1" wide gap opening. The metal is flexible and can be bent to fit most average wrist sizes. It is in excellent condition and is signed "Jan Michaels San Francisco" on the reverse. Please see my other listings for the...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Period : Pre 1970 item #1135841 (stock #KNC)
The Lush Life Antiques
$600.00
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.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pendants : Pre 1990 item #1288385 (stock #jr1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$295.00
This amazing pin/pendant was designed by Judith Roberts for her "Coleccion" line. It is handcrafted from nickel silver and measures a large 4" long x 3 1/2" wide. It has a bold sacred heart design with repousse/etched details, and the center heart opens to reveal a reliquary compartment. It has a secure pin back assembly and an attached bale so that it can be worn on a chain or beads. It is in excellent condition and is signed "La Coleccion Judith Roberts" on the reverse.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pendants : Pre 1990 item #1288388 (stock #jr2)
The Lush Life Antiques
$295.00
This amazing pin/pendant was designed by Judith Roberts for her "Coleccion" line. It is handcrafted from nickel silver and measures a large 4 1/4" long x 2 1/2" wide. It has a bold sacred heart design with repousse/etched details, and the center heart opens to reveal a reliquary compartment. It has a secure pin back assembly and an attached bale so that it can be worn on a chain or beads. It is in excellent condition and is signed "Coleccion Judith Roberts" on the reverse.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1213741 (stock #de4)
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$195.00
This spectacular bracelet was made by the firm of Delizza and Elster, better known as the makers of "Juliana". The bracelet is just over 2" wide in front and has a 6 1/2" interior measurement. The front has an intricate tortoise art glass cameo surrounded with brown and black faceted rhinestones. It has a rich gold tone setting and it is in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1213665 (stock #de1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$250.00
This spectacular pin was made by the firm of Delizza and Elster, better known as the makers of "Juliana". The pin is 2 1/2" in diameter and is set with 6 large fancy rivoli iridescent green stones. It has marquis and round stone trim in pink borealis, chartreuse, and deep green. It has a polished gold tone setting and it is in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1213742 (stock #de5)
The Lush Life Antiques
$245.00
This spectacular demi parure was made by the firm of Delizza and Elster, better known as the makers of "Juliana". The necklace is 16" long x 1 1/2" wide in front and each clip back earring is 1 1/4" long x 3/4" wide. The set has hematite glass cabochons surrounded by gray round and navette faceted rhinestones. It has a silver tone setting and it is in very good condition.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1059980 (stock #264)
The Lush Life Antiques
$250.00
This amazing bracelet is from the legendary costume jeweler, Kenneth Jay Lane. It is 2" wide in front tapering to 1" on each side, and has an interior 5 3/4" end to end measurement. One side pivots so that it will fit most average wrists. The front has black epoxy enamel and the snake is pave set with green and clear rhinestones. It is in excellent condition and is hallmarked "KJL" on the inside
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Contemporary item #1059979 (stock #263)
The Lush Life Antiques
$145.00
This interesting costume pin is from the legendary costume jeweler, Kenneth Jay Lane. It is 5" long x 1" wide and is made from gold tone metal with emerald green enamel. It has a variety of crystal stones on the front, and the reverse is hallmarked "Kenneth Lane" on the reverse.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Sets : Pre 1990 item #1068127 (stock #1071)
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$595.00
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...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Unsigned : Pre 1940 item #1031022 (stock #86094)
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$195.00
This period 1930's Art Deco pin has a great design which is timeless and modern. It is a large 4" long x 3" wide and has large unfoiled rhinestones in green and topaz. It has a gold tone setting and a secure clasp mechanism with safety clutch. It has not markings and it is in excellent condition.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Contemporary item #1059967 (stock #256)
The Lush Life Antiques
$250.00
This unusual large pin was made by the Italian couture house of Emilio Pucci. It is 8" in diameter and is made of 8 layers of rough cut canvas Pucci print fabric. It is signed "Emilio" within the print and "Emilio Pucci Firenze" on an they attached label. It is in excellent condition and still has the original Neiman Marcus tags attached.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Contemporary item #1302256 (stock #c1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$150.00
This fantastic oversized pin was made by the company, Cilea of Paris. The head designer, Stephane Ravel, creates each piece from resin, much in the manner of the renowned atelier, Vedie Monique. The pin is hand cut, bent, and hand painted. It measures a large 5 1/2" long x 2 3/4" wide, and is quite dimensional. The lightweight nature of the material makes the pin very easy to wear.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Sets : Contemporary item #1226532 (stock #lv1)
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This unusual pin is by contemporary costume jeweler, Lawrence Vrba, who was former head designer at Miriam Haskell. This pin makes quite a statement when worn, and measures 4" long x 2 3/4" wide x 1 5/8" thick while the coordinating clip earrings are 1" in diameter. The tremblant flower has a gun metal finish and the leaves are in a rich gold tone. The set is hallmarked "Lawrence Vrba" on applied oval tags, and all pieces are in excellent condition.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1072156 (stock #NB28)
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$90.00
This whimsical pair of resin earrings are come direct from France. Deco-inspired elephants are made in shades of yellow and ivory-colored pearlescent resin, with black resin accents. The earrings measure 3 1/8"H x 1 5/8"W and have comfortable clip backs. Be sure and look for the matching elephant pin. Unforgettably fashionable.