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All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1159604 (stock #CB-022)
The Lush Life Antiques
$100.00
This gorgeous chain was designed by Felipe Barbosa of San Miguel, Mexico.

The chain has a total length of 20" and is comprised of silvertone metal. The chain is a great companion piece for any of the Barbosa pendants. Be sure and check out the assorted lengths and as always, this piece is in excellent, new condition.

All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Contemporary item #1063140 (stock #285)
The Lush Life Antiques
$800.00
This amazing heraldic bird pin was made by former designers to Iradj Moini, now working under their private label of C & D. This statement worthy bird pin is 3 3/4" wide x 4 1/4" long and is handcrafted from gilt brass wire with an antiqued finish. It has large onyx cabochons on the body with faceted citrines, topaz, garnets, and clear crystals on the feathers. It is in excellent condition and is signed "C & D Jewelry" on an applied tag.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1085793 (stock #11023)
The Lush Life Antiques
$1,250.00
This amazing convertible bib necklace was made by contemporary jewelers, C&D. These designers worked with Iradj Moini, and his pieces share the same quality and design construction. The necklace is 15" long and has an additional 3 1/2" length so that it can be worn at a variety of lengths. The center medallion is 3 3/4" long x 3 1/2" wide and has a 26mm x 37mm topaz center with citrines and rhinestone accents. It can be detached and worn as a pin giving this piece an alternate look. It is ...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1980 item #1213948 (stock #cs2)
The Lush Life Antiques
$90.00
These unique earrings were made by designer jeweler Celia Sebiri, whose works were sold in the most exclusive retailers including Neiman Marcus and Sakowitz. Each clip earring is 1" in diameter and both are made from hand wrought brass. Each have inlaid onyx stone fronts, and both are signed "Celia Sebiri" on the reverse. They are in very good condition.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1302312 (stock #mg5)
The Lush Life Antiques
$600.00
This chic sautoir necklace was made in the pate de verre technique originated by Maison Gripoix. It is 38" long and has 51 grey pate de verre "sequin" panels varying from 13mm to 20mm. The asymmetry of this necklace gives it a very modern yet classic look. It has a lobster style clasp so it can be worn as a long length of doubled over. It has no markings and it is in excellent condition.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1302309 (stock #mg4)
The Lush Life Antiques
$750.00
This fantastic cuff bracelet was made in the pate de verre technique originated by Maison Gripoix. The silver tone hammered cuff is 2 3/4" wide and the 3" wide pate de verre applied maltese cross has glass and rhinestone accents. It has a 5 1/2" interior end to end measurement with a 1 1/2" gap opening, and the metal has flexibility to adjust to most average wrist sizes. It has no markings and it is in excellent condition. Please see my other listings for the matching earrings (sold separately)...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1302299 (stock #mg1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$750.00
This fantastic cuff bracelet was made in the pate de verre technique originated by Maison Gripoix. The gilt hammered brass cuff is 2 3/4" wide and the 3" wide pate de verre applied maltese cross has pearl and rhinestone accents. It has a 5 1/2" interior end to end measurement with a 1 1/2" gap opening, and the metal has flexibility to adjust to most average wrist sizes. It has no markings and it is in excellent condition.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pendants : Contemporary item #1118553
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$60.00
This charming 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 Mexican painter, Frida Kahlo 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 listings.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1151443
The Lush Life Antiques
SOLD
This lovely pair of earrings were designed by Felipe Barbosa of San Miguel, Mexico.

The earrings are comprised of silver & gold-tone metal and measure 2" in length. A single clear crystal adorns the top of each earring. In excellent, unworn condition.

All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Cufflinks : Contemporary item #1123557
The Lush Life Antiques
$95.00
You'll be dressed to kill, wearing this pair of bullet casing-inspired cufflinks and matching studs. The cufflinks are under 1" in diameter (3/4cm) and have a thickness of a little over 5mm. The studs are under 1" in diameter (1/2cm) and have a thickness of a little over 7mm. Be sure and check out the cufflink set as well. Comes on branded leather strip. In new condition.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Contemporary item #1302266 (stock #C4)
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 : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1174028
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$250.00
This charming antique Hungarian pin measures 1 3/4" long x 1 1/8" wide and is made from 800 silver. It has a highly detailed silver cherub face with wings within a gold vermeil baroque frame. Suspended from the bottom are three turquoise cabochon accents. It has a "C" scroll closure on the reverse, and it is in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1960 item #1288277 (stock #ms2)
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SOLD
This lovely vintage pin was made by the Taxco silver firm of Los Castillo. It is hand crafted from repousse sterling silver and measures a sizable 4" long x 3" wide. It in excellent condition and is hallmarked "Los Castillo Taxco Sterling Made in Mexico 667".
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1970 item #1285831 (stock #mar1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$250.00
These lovely earrings were designed by Taxco master silversmith, Margot de Taxco. Each clip back earring is 1 3/8" long x 7/8" wide and both are made from sterling silver with yellow, black, and white enamel. Usually one earring is marked with the style number and the other is marked Margot de Taxco. In this case, both earrings are only marked with the style number 5661. They are in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1940 item #1076650 (stock #ILL1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$150.00
This charming vintage Mexican silver pin dates to the 1930's and is a great example of the early repousse work from Taxco. It is 3 1/4" long x 1 3/4" wide and is made from heavy weight sterling silver (21.8 grams). It is in excellent condition and is hallmarked "Silver Mexico" on the reverse.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1145420 (stock #11511)
The Lush Life Antiques
$145.00
This lovely vintage dragonfly pin was made by Schreiner of New York. It is 3" long x 2 1/1" wide and has a silvertone setting with glass and acrylic stones on front. It is in excellent condition with a secure pin assembly on the reverese. It has no signature, but has typical construction seen in Schreiner pieces and I have owned this exact pin signed in the past.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Pre 1990 item #1152555 (stock #MMC15)
The Lush Life Antiques
$95.00
This lovely vintage pin measures 1 5/8" long x 1 5/8" wide and is handcrafted from sterling silver. The front is intricately set with faceted marcasites and the reverse has a secure safety closure. It is in very good condition and is hallmarked "925" on the reverse.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1980 item #1303623 (stock #trif1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$125.00
This wonderful vintage pin by Trifari measures 4 1/4" long x 1 5/8" wide. It is made from gold tone metal and has pave crystals covering the front. It is in excellent condition and is signed "Trifari" on the reverse.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Bakelite : Pre 1950 item #1079063 (stock #10859)
The Lush Life Antiques
$125.00
This charming vintage pin is definitely a hard to find design rendered in both wood and celluloid. It is statement worthy measuring 5 1/2" long x 1 1/4" wide and is made from laminated wood and celluloid. It has a gold cord down the stick shaft and the reverse has an embedded pin stem. It is has some minor spotting on the reverse white celluloid, but overall, it is in excellent vintage condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Art Nouveau : Pre 1910 item #1105781 (stock #11028)
The Lush Life Antiques
$150.00
This wonderful antique watch pin was made by William B. Kerr of Newark, New Jersey. It measures 1 3/8" long x 1 1/4" and has a detailed high relief repousse angel with a border of flowers. The reverse has a hook for a watch and the top is hallmarked "Sterling 924" with the Kerr hatchet hallmark. It is in excellent condition and has it's original "C" scroll closure.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1159606 (stock #CB-022-L)
The Lush Life Antiques
$195.00
This chic chain was designed by Felipe Barbosa of San Miguel, Mexico.

The chain has a total length of 20" and is comprised of silvertone metal. The chain is a great companion piece for any of the Barbosa pendants. Be sure and check out the assorted lengths and as always, this piece is in excellent, new condition.

All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1157257 (stock #CB-024)
The Lush Life Antiques
$120.00
This fabulous necklace was designed by Felipe Barbosa of San Miguel, Mexico.

The necklace has a total length of 19 1/2" (open); 9 5/8" (closed). The necklace is comprised of silvertone metal with gold highlights, with 4 turquoise stone accents. The Barbosa hallmark is located on the charm at the necklace's closure. In excellent condition, new condition.

All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1078976
The Lush Life Antiques
$95.00
This chic 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 black epoxy accent. The scalloped edges and rust stone accents make this a versatile addition to your wardrobe. In excellent condition, the bracelet has the Felipe Barbosa hallmark inside. Fashionable alone or splashy when worn as a group. Be sure and see the other colors available: Gray, Brown and Green.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1177271
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SOLD
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 black version as well.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1058202 (stock #227)
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SOLD
This incredible bracelet has a sophisticated design that will definitely get attention. It is 3" wide and has a flaired design that stands almost 1" off the wrist. It is 5" from end to end with a gap opening of 1 3/8" and can not be bent to adjust the size. It is in excellent condition and is signed "Clara Handmade 1988". Two are available if you are interested in a pair.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1980 item #1079327 (stock #10906)
The Lush Life Antiques
$90.00
These lovely vintage earrings by Fendi are 2" long x 3/4" wide and both have a bright gold finish with black enamel accents. They have black acrylic drops and hematite finish cabochon tops. They are in very good condition and both are signed "Fendi" on the reverse.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Pre 1990 item #1115657 (stock #11146)
The Lush Life Antiques
$350.00
This sophisticated vintage necklace was made for the couture line of Giorgio Armani. The necklace has a 37" end to end measurement with an 11 1/2" center drop, and can be tied at various lengths. It has crackle resin beads strung on a silk cord and has it's original paper drop tag. It is also marked with the "GA" metal drop tag on the end. It is in excellent condition unworn condition. This is not from the emporio collection, but the high end "Armani Collezioni".
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1302338 (stock #jk4)
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SOLD
This classic art deco necklace was designed by contemporary designer jeweler, Jarin Kasi. It is made from sterling silver with a rhodium plating and has freshwater pearl, onyx, and cz crystal accents. The "Y" style necklace is 23" long and the front has a 9" long drop in front. It has a 2 1/2" long chain in back giving this a 25 1/2" long wearable length. The bottom tassel is removable so it can be worn by itself on another chain or simpler strand of pearls. The top of the tassel is marked ...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Designer Signed : Pre 1980 item #1215216 (stock #gu3)
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$1,250.00
This sophisticated vintage bracelet was designed by one of Italy's premier atellier jewelers, Orlando Orlandini. It is 1 3/4" wide and is 9 1/2" long with a wearable interior measurement of 8". It is hand crafted from polished sterling silver and it is in excellent condition. It is hallmarked "800" with "O.P. Orlandini" on the inner buckle.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1226441 (stock #td1)
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SOLD
These fantastic earrings were made by contemporary designer jeweler, Tony Davis of Corrales New Mexico. Tony creates one of a kind hand forged pieces often from silver and gold ingots which he pours himself. These showy earrings are 1 3/4" in diameter and have the hammered texture finish which is a signature look to his pieces. They are in excellent condition and are signed and numbered Tony Davis 925 with an additional "I" for ingot. Each earring is 9.3 grams and both are comfortable to wea...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Period : Pre 1950 item #1057420 (stock #166)
The Lush Life Antiques
$395.00
This lovely vintage Chinese bracelet is elaborately made from sterling filigree with genuine amethyst cabochon accents. It is 7 1/2" long x 1" wide and stands almost 3/4" thick. It has an attached safety chain, and the male part of the closure is hallmarked "925". It is in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Period : Pre 1960 item #1145525 (stock #11521)
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$195.00
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...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Contemporary item #1072407
The Lush Life Antiques
$145.00
Cilia of Paris brings you flower power in the form of this hand-sculpted orange resin pin. The center piece is translucent with frosted white-tipped stamen, while the flower petals are opaque. The pin measures 3" wide x 2 5/8" high x 1 3/4" deep. Succulent.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Contemporary item #1071769 (stock #NB50)
The Lush Life Antiques
$145.00
Cilia of Paris presents this chic pin of hand-sculpted vibrant turquoise resin. The center piece is translucent, while the flower petals are opaque. The pin measures 3" wide x 2 5/8" high x 1 3/4" deep. The electric color of this pin will breathe new life into old, new and future ensembles. Dare to be noticed.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Period : Pre 1970 item #1135844 (stock #11411)
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SOLD
These lovely vintage earrings measure 1" long x 3/4" wide and are handcrafted from 14k gold. They have 6mm cultured pearls on the edges with seed pearl and sapphire stones at the center. They are in excellent condition and are hallmarked 14k on the reverse. They weigh 11.6 grams
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Pre 1990 item #1152502 (stock #ASC109)
The Lush Life Antiques
$225.00
The artist and designer jeweler, Andrew Spingarn, has been in the jewelry industry for over 25 years. His company is based in Providence, RI, the center of jewelry manufacturing in the US. What sets Andrew apart from his contemporaries is his attention to detail and old world techniques. Many of his pieces incorporate lamp work art glass pieces which are made in the traditional method used by French costume jewelers, Maison Gripoix. In fact, his lampwork technique was so precise that Gripoix fam...