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.
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.
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!
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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?
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".
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.