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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Period : Pre 1980 item #1225810 (stock #pvd1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$175.00
These unique vintage earrings have a trompe' l'oeil design resembling stacked dice. Each clip earring is about 1 1/2" long x 1 3/8" square and both are made from sterling silver with marcasite accents. They are marked "925" on the reverse clip and they are in excellent condition.
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 : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Pre 1990 item #1213944 (stock #tm1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$595.00
This unique necklace was made by New Orleans jeweler, Thomas Mann whose designs are often referred to as "techno romantic". The necklace is 24" long and is 2" long x 1 3/4" wide at the center cat medallion. It is hand crafted from sterling silver and brass, and has a great design incorporating animals, windows, hands, hearts, and wings. It is in excellent condition and is hand signed "Thomas Mann" with his logo and sterling on the reverse.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Pre 1990 item #1226517 (stock #ysl1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$395.00
This wonderful vintage necklace was made for the couture house of Yves Saint Laurent, and done in a limited edition of 500 pieces. The pendant is 3 1/4" wide x 3 1/4" long and is made from heavyweight metal with a gun metal finish. The front has a gold tone applique with teal epoxy enamel, and the reverse is signed "Yves Saint Laurent 086/500. It hangs from a 26" long serpentine brass chain and it is in very good condition.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Pre 2000 item #978398 (stock #50250)
The Lush Life Antiques
SOLD
This breathtaking necklace is from the couture label of Valentino Garavani. The top has a rigid section of two intertwined snakes measuring 2 1/4" wide in front. It has eight nesting strands of 8MM faceted tiger eye beads which drape down approximately 11" in front. The reverse side has two 12" long silk tassels which tied the necklace in back. It is in excellent condition and is signed "Valentino Garavani" on the reverse.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1141957
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 : New Century : Jewelry : Sets : Pre 1990 item #1115494 (stock #11144)
The Lush Life Antiques
$595.00
This unique necklace and earrings set was made for the couture collection of Giorgio Armani. The necklace fastens in front and is 46 long from end to end and the part that goes around the neck is 27". The coordinating earrings are 4" long x 1 1/4" wide at the bottom. All of the pieces have a bronze metal finish with both glass and acrylic beads in a beige color palette. The set has never been worn and still has the original paper drop tags. One earring is hallmarked "Giorgio Armani" and the...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Sets : Pre 1990 item #1115656 (stock #11145)
The Lush Life Antiques
$595.00
This sophisticated vintage necklace and earrings set was made for the couture line of Giorgio Armani. The necklace has a wearable length of 16" and drapes down 13" in front while the coordinating earrings are 3 1/2" long x 1" wide. It black jet beads with large acrylic beads with a deep brown/violet tone. It has clear/crystal bead accents and copper tone metal findings. The set has the original paper drop tags and the earrings are signed "Giorgio Armani" while the necklace has the "GA" logo ...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1303620 (stock #kjl2)
The Lush Life Antiques
$250.00
This wonderful vintage necklace was designed by renowned costume jeweler, Kenneth Jay Lane. It is 18" long and has 3 gold medallions across the front, with the largest measuring 2 1/4" long x 1 3/4" wide. It has red and green glass beads resembling included emeralds and rubies and the metal panels have a gold tone finish. There is some light wear from age, but overall it is in very good condition. The reverse side is signed "KJL".
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Period : Pre 1950 item #1118735 (stock #11202)
The Lush Life Antiques
$495.00
The lovely vintage bracelet measures 7" long and has 13 dangling puffy heart charms roughly measuring 5/8" long x 1/2" wide. There are a variety of designs on each heart including, US with uncle Sam hat, double hearts, double hearts with red enamel, the US capital building, and flowers. Some of the reverse sides are engraved with names including Dorre, Janet, Velma, Kathee, J.L, Alie, Faye, and Lenore. There is some light wear to the hearts, and one has a deep dent on the reverse. Overall,...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Victorian : Pre 1950 item #1057024 (stock #156)
The Lush Life Antiques
$1,200.00
This charming (no pun intended) vintage bracelet measures 7 1/4" long and has 26 vintage puffy heart charms attached. One heart has a blue embedded stone, another has a mother of pearl background with grapes in enamel, and yet another has green enamel accents. The remaining 23 hearts are made from repousse sterling silver with intricate designs on the front. A few are engraved on the reverse with the names Poutsy, Jack, Mom, Dad, Sidney, Daddy, V. D. Gordon, G. C, and Bobbye. There is some m...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Bakelite : Pre 1950 item #749721 (stock #44012)
The Lush Life Antiques
$325.00
This wonderful vintage bakelite pin measures 4 1/2" long x 2 3/4" wide, and is made from applejuice bakelite. The top pin back is a branched log, and it has 3 carved logs and 3 maple leafs dangling from an applejuice celluloid chain. The pin assembly is secure, and the overall, the pin is in excellent condition.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pendants : Contemporary item #1151437 (stock #PB-005-H)
The Lush Life Antiques
SOLD
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!

All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Rings : Contemporary item #1119563
The Lush Life Antiques
SOLD
This interesting ring was designed by Felipe Barbosa of San Miguel, Mexico.

The ring measure 2 1/4"H x 1 3/8W and is made from silvertone metal and is embellished with 3 black crystals and 1 clear crystal. The ring has an adjustable shank and fits most. In new, unworn condition. A ring sure to garner its share of attention.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1030862 (stock #50563)
The Lush Life Antiques
$750.00
This stunning bracelet was designed by the Italian designer jeweler, Carlo Zini. His pieces are hard to find outside of Europe where he sells through exclusive boutiques and retailers like Harrod's. The bracelet is 3 3/4" wide in front and has an interior wearable length of 6 3/4". It has a rhodium finish and is intricately pave set with clear, gray, and black rhinestones. It is in excellent condition and is signed "Zini". Please see my other listings for the matching necklace.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1030859 (stock #50561)
The Lush Life Antiques
$1,500.00
This stunning necklace was designed by the Italian designer jeweler, Carlo Zini. His pieces are hard to find outside of Europe where he sells through exclusive boutiques and retailers like Harrod's. The necklace measures 16 long with an attached safety chain giving an additional 3 3/4" in length. Each octopus is approximately 2 1/2" long x 2" wide and all are intricately pave set with black, gray and clear rhinestones. It has a rhodium finish backing and the safety chain is signed "Carlo Zini"...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Contemporary item #1062875 (stock #281)
The Lush Life Antiques
$795.00
This amazing fish pin was made by former designers to Iradj Moini, now working under their private label of C & D. This statement worthy fish pin is 5 1/2" long x 3" wide and is handcrafted from gilt brass wire with an antiqued finish. It has large carnelian cabochons on the body with faceted citrine stones on the fin. It is in excellent condition and is signed "C & D Jewelry" on an applied tag.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Contemporary item #1302264 (stock #c3)
The Lush Life Antiques
$145.00
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 4" long x 3 1/2" wide, and is quite dimensional. The lightweight nature of the material makes the pin very easy to wear.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Contemporary item #1302271 (stock #C6)
The Lush Life Antiques
$125.00
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 4" long x 2 3/4" wide, and is quite dimensional. The lightweight nature of the material makes the pin very easy to wear. Please note that these are sold individually, so please see my other listings for the other size.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Contemporary item #1302274 (stock #c7)
The Lush Life Antiques
$95.00
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 3 1/4" long x 2 1/4" wide, and is quite dimensional. The lightweight nature of the material makes the pin very easy to wear. Please note that these are sold individually, so please see my other listings for the other size.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1302289 (stock #c12)
The Lush Life Antiques
$125.00
These fantastic earrings were 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 earrings are hand cut, bent, and hand painted. Each pierced earring is 1 1/2" long x 1" wide, and both are quite dimensional. The lightweight nature of the material makes these earrings very easy to wear.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Contemporary item #1302287 (stock #c11)
The Lush Life Antiques
$65.00
This fantastic 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 1 1/2" long x 1" wide, and is quite dimensional. The lightweight nature of the material makes the pin very easy to wear. Please note that these are sold individually, so please see my other listings for the other sizes.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Contemporary item #1302277 (stock #c8)
The Lush Life Antiques
$125.00
This fantastic 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 3" long x 2" wide, and is quite dimensional. The lightweight nature of the material makes the pin very easy to wear. Please note that these are sold individually, so please see my other listings for the other sizes.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Contemporary item #1302280 (stock #c9)
The Lush Life Antiques
$95.00
This fantastic 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 2 1/2" long x 1 1/2" wide, and is quite dimensional. The lightweight nature of the material makes the pin very easy to wear. Please note that these are sold individually, so please see my other listings for the other sizes.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Contemporary item #1302284 (stock #c10)
The Lush Life Antiques
$75.00
This fantastic 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 2 1/4" long x 1 1/4" wide, and is quite dimensional. The lightweight nature of the material makes the pin very easy to wear. Please note that these are sold individually, so please see my other listings for the other sizes.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Contemporary item #1302268 (stock #c5)
The Lush Life Antiques
$145.00
These fantastic earrings were 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 earrings are hand cut, bent, and hand painted. Each clip earring is 2 1/2" long x 1 1/2" wide, and both are quite dimensional. The lightweight nature of the material makes these earrings very easy to wear.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Contemporary item #1302259 (stock #c2)
The Lush Life Antiques
$145.00
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 4" long x 3 1/2" wide, and is quite dimensional. The lightweight nature of the material makes the pin very easy to wear.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1213909 (stock #fj1)
The Lush Life Antiques
SOLD
This wonderful owl bracelet was designed by contemporary jeweler, Federico whose designs are hand crafted in Mexico. The bracelet measures 8" long x 1 1/8" wide and has 5 repousse owl panels with turquoise cabochon eyes. It is in excellent condition and is hallmarked "JF Sterling" on the reverse.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1303609 (stock #kjl1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$125.00
These charming vintage pins were made by legendary costume jeweler, Kenneth Jay Lane. Each bug pin is 1 3/4" long x 1 5/8" and both are made from gold plated metal with pave crystal accents. The wings are made from black and turquoise resin that resembles bakelite. They are in excellent condition and are signed "Kenneth Lane" on the reverse. They are priced individually at $125 each.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Rings : Contemporary item #1057574 (stock #178)
The Lush Life Antiques
$195.00
This adorable statement ring by Noir is made from brass with a rhodium plating. It has a detailed depiction of a parrot and is pave set with crystals in the round. It is 2" long x 1" wide, and stands almost 1 1/8" off the finger. It is in excellent NEW condition and is signed "Noir" on the inner shank. It is a size 6.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Unsigned : Pre 1970 item #1149633 (stock #11529)
The Lush Life Antiques
$395.00
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.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Pre 1990 item #1303622 (stock #sw2)
The Lush Life Antiques
$350.00
This charming duo was made by the renowned crystal firm of Swarovski. The large dalmatian pin is 2 3/4" long x 2" wide and the smaller is 1 1/2" long x 1 1/8". They are made from heavyweight metal with a polished rhodium plating, and the fronts are intricately pave set with clear Swarovski crystals. Both bear the Swarovski swan logo, and both are in excellent condition.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Pre 2000 item #1303621 (stock #sw1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$150.00
This charming pin was made by the renowned crystal firm of Swarovski, and measures 2 3/8" long x 2 1/4". It is made from polished gold tone metal, and is intricately pave set with Swarovksi crystals. It is in excellent condition and is signed with the Swarovski swan logo.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Pre 1990 item #1145248 (stock #11501)
The Lush Life Antiques
$150.00
This charming pin was made by "techno-romantic" jeweler, Thomas Mann. The heart pin is 1 1/2" long x 1 1/8" wide and is made from sterling silver and bronze. It is in excellent condition and is signed with the Mann logo and "Sterling".
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1085624
The Lush Life Antiques
$50.00
This devilishly delightful pair of earrings were designed by Felipe Barbosa of San Miguel, Mexico. The earrings measure 1" H in diameter and under 1 inch wide (5/8) and features a devil, carrying a pitchfork, encased in epoxy 5mm thick. The earrings are silvertone with pierced harp backs. In excellent NEW condition. Is it me, or are you hot in here?
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1950 item #1150036 (stock #11537)
The Lush Life Antiques
$395.00
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.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1960 item #1078054 (stock #10825)
The Lush Life Antiques
$195.00
This unique pendant was made in Germany during the Secessionist art movement. It is 3 1/8" long x 1 1/4" wide and is made from copper with sterling silver wire cells. It has a vibrant royal blue enamel background with cobalt blue enamel accents. It is in excellent condition and is signed "Weiner Handwerk" on the reverse.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1062870 (stock #280)
The Lush Life Antiques
SOLD
This spectacular bib necklace was designed by costume jewelry legend William Delillo for opera diva, Anna Moffo Sarnoff. It has a wearable length of 17" and drapes down 4 1/2" wide in front. It has 18 panels of clear/purple rhinestones woven into a matrix of faceted amethyst crystal beads. The necklace is in very good vintage condition and is signed "Wm Delillo" on the clasp. I personally purchased this from the estate auction of the opera legend.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Bakelite : Pre 1950 item #1150038 (stock #11538)
The Lush Life Antiques
$295.00
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.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Contemporary item #1152274 (stock #HB-025)
The Lush Life Antiques
$195.00
This handsome belt buckle was designed by Felipe Barbosa of San Miguel, Mexico.

The buckle measures 4 3/8" wide x 2 3/8" high and is 13.4 mm thick. The buckle is comprised of silver & gold-tone metal and bears the likeness of the Virgin Mary, encased in epoxy, at its center. Flanking either side of the Virgin Mary are 5 small, clear crystals and one large, clear crystal at the top of the Sacred Heart. In excellent, unworn condition, the buckle bears the Barbosa hallmark on the reverse side.

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 : Bakelite : Pre 1950 item #1079059 (stock #10856)
The Lush Life Antiques
$250.00
This charming vintage bakelite pin measures 3 3/4" long x 2" wide and has a great fall motif design of acorns. It has a layer of leaves carved from wood and has 2 tortoise tone bakelite acorns applied on top. It has a secure pin mechanism and it is in excellent condition. It's a great pin for that jacket lapel or pashmina scarf!
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1071475 (stock #10732)
The Lush Life Antiques
$95.00
These beautiful contemporary earrings are made from dark wood and measure 1 3/4" in diameter. They have sterling tops and bezel set crystal stone accents. They are in excellent condition.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Pre 1990 item #1059695 (stock #250)
The Lush Life Antiques
$250.00
This charming vintage pin by Yves Saint Laurent is 2 3/4" long x 2 3/4" wide. It is made from gold tone metal and has black epoxy enamel with clear rhinestone accents. There is a clear resin layer over the black and there are some white spots embedded in the epoxy. This is original to the manufacturing process. The pin is in excellent condition and is hallmarked "Saint Laurent Rive Gauche" on the reverse.