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All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Pre 1990 item #1117971 (stock #11178)
The Lush Life Antiques
SOLD
These beautiful earrings were designed by New York contemporary designer 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. These clip earrings are 2" long x 1 1/2" wide and are handcrafted from ebony wood with gold vermeil sterling tops. Each earring is 17.5 grams and both are faintly hallmarked "Von Musulin Sterling 925" ...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1116598 (stock #11175)
The Lush Life Antiques
$295.00
This beautiful tassel necklace has a unique design that is very easy to wear. It is 30" long with a 5" long center tassel and is hand crafted from faceted onyx beads with garnet drop ends. The coiled snake drop is cast from sterling silver with a rose gold finish and is pave set with crystals and genuine rubies. It is in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Pre 1980 item #1116563 (stock #11172)
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This sensational necklace was designed by artist and visionary, Diane Love for the legendary company of Trifari. The cross pendant measures 4 1/4" long x 2 3/4" wide and hangs from a 38" long chain. The chain and cross have a finish resembling iron and the faux jewels look like they are set in pure hammered gold. The cross is modeled after a Byzantine cross from the 5th century, and is highly detailed with "etched" designs on both sides. It is not signed but is a known design by Diane Love w...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Contemporary item #1116560 (stock #11171)
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$1,950.00
This unbelievable pin was designed and made by contemporary designer jeweler, Jarin Kasi. It measures 3 1/4" long x 2" wide x 1" thick and is made from heavy cast sterling silver with a bright gold vermeil finish. The intertwined snake and blackamoor collar are hand set with peridot stones, and the bodice and crown have clear topaz stones. The torso and face are enameled in gloss black and the top of the head has a 16 x 20mm faceted citrine stone. The pin is in excellent condition and is sig...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1116362 (stock #11170)
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This stunning cuff bracelet was made for the couture collection of Andrew Gn. The Singaporian born designer has worked for Emanuel Ungaro and now works under his own private label produced in France. This beautiful cuff is 3 1/2" wide in front with a 5 1/8" end to end measurement and 1 3/8" gap opening. It is made from antiqued gold tone metal and has vintage Czech glass cabochons resembling Lapis Lazuli. It is in excellent condition and is signed "Andrew Gn Paris" on the reverse.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1116355 (stock #11169)
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$495.00
These amazing vintage earrings were designed by the one of the legends of costume jewelry, Kenneth Jay Lane. Each clip earring is 3 1/4" long x 2" wide and both have a bright gold tone finish. They have pink tear drop shaped center stones surrounded by clear borealis faceted crystals. They are in excellent condition and are signed "K.J.L." on the reverse of each clip.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Pre 2000 item #1116339 (stock #11163)
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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. These pendant clip earrings measure 4" long x 2" wide. 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. They have an unusual Chinese design with a...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Pre 2000 item #1116338 (stock #11162)
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$300.00
This fantastic bracelet 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 bracelet is 8 1/4" long from end to end x 2 3/4" wide at the largest charm. 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 variety of fa...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Pre 2000 item #1116337 (stock #11161)
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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 : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1960 item #1116335 (stock #11160)
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$450.00
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 of these clip earrings is 5" long x 1 1/4" wide and both have faceted crystal accents. 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. They ...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Pre 2000 item #1116334 (stock #11159)
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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 : Earrings : Pre 1980 item #1116198 (stock #11157)
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These amazing vintage 1970's earrings were designed by Robert Goossens for the couture house of Yves Saint Laurent. Each clip back earring is 4 1/2" long x 1" wide and both are intricately made from antiqued brass. The tops have caged ruby red faceted crystals and the bottoms have fluid dangling tassels. They are not signed and originally had paper drop tags. They are in excellent condition.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Pre 1990 item #1116144 (stock #11154)
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These lovely earrings were designed by Frances Patiky Stein who is the head designer of Chanel fine jewelry. The clip earrings are 1 1/2" long x 1 1/4" wide and are made from gold tone metal with burgundy poured glass stones by the house of Gripoix. They are in excellent condition and are signed "FPS" on the reverse.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Sets : Pre 1990 item #1115821 (stock #11153)
The Lush Life Antiques
$550.00
This is truly a hard to find set by designer jeweler, Richard Kerr. Richard developed the adhesive used in his jewelry which allowed many of his pieces to incorporate pave crystals often in the round. I have owned hundreds of Kerr earrings but have never seen a pair of earrings like this with the matching bracelet! The pendant earrings are 4" long x 3" wide with a 1 1/8" button top and the bracelet is 1 1/2" wide with a 7 1/2" interior measurement. The bracelet is strung on elastic and will ...
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 : Earrings : Pre 1990 item #1115713 (stock #LL7)
The Lush Life Antiques
$195.00
These classic button earrings were made for the legendary couture house of Chanel. Each button earring is 1" in diameter and both are made from bright gold tone metal with faux pearl centers. They are in excellent condition and are signed "Chanel" with the logo and "2216" on the reverse. Guaranteed authentic.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Pre 1990 item #1115676 (stock #11149)
The Lush Life Antiques
$150.00
These lovely vintage earrings were made for the couture private label of Karl Lagerfeld, head designer at Chanel. Each earring is 3" long x 5/8" wide and both have matte matte gold metal finishes. The tops have 13.5mm white glass pearl tops with 31.5 x 15.5mm gray pearl drops. They are in excellent condition and are hallmarked "KL" 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 : 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 : 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 : Pre 2000 item #1115186 (stock #11139)
The Lush Life Antiques
$600.00
This beautiful vintage belt buckle was made by New York, contemporary designer jeweler, Barry Kieselstein Cord. The is the medium butterfly buckle measuring 3 1/2" long x 1 1/2" wide, and is made from sterling silver. It is hallmarked "B Kieselstein Cord 1999 925" on the reverse and will fit a 1" wide strap. It is in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1115177 (stock #11136)
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$95.00
This whimsical sterling ring is 1" wide and has a great design of stacked "nuts" with a round ball center. It is a size 5 1/2 with a 3/8" wide shank, and is hallmarked with a British lion cartouche indicating sterling silver. It is also marked with a crown for Sheffield, and a "C" for 1977. It also bears a "CD" for the makers mark. It is in excellent condition.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Pre 1990 item #1115023 (stock #11131)
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This beautiful necklace was designed by New York contemporary designer 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 amazing necklace measures 38" long and is about 1 1/2" wide. It has a 4" long x 1 1/2" ebony wood closure with 7 strands of polished rutilated quartz beads that are hand knotted. It is in very goo...
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 : Gold : Period : Pre 1940 item #1114649 (stock #11124)
The Lush Life Antiques
$395.00
This lovely vintage pin is exquisitely made from 14k gold and sterling silver. It has an intricate filigree design with a large 9.5 x 13mm (6 carat) center pink rhodolite garnet and 13 mine cut diamonds of 2 points each. It has a "C" closure with safety on the reverse and weighs 10.5 grams. It's missing one diamond on the upper right of the main photo. I can look into it's replacement for any potential buyer. Other than that, it is in very good condition and has been acid tested for 14k gol...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Unsigned : Pre 1900 item #1114638 (stock #11123)
The Lush Life Antiques
$495.00
This lovely antique English necklace was handcrafted from whitby black faceted jet during the time of Queen Victoria's mourning. The necklace is 18 1/2" long including the box clasp, and tapers from 3/4" wide to 1 3/4" wide at the center element. Each of the hand faceted panels is strung on cloth cord which ends in a black enamel box closure. There is some chipping on the reverse side near the drill holes, but it is not noticeable from the front. I have seen this in all of the whitby jet pie...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Unsigned : Pre 1950 item #1114636 (stock #DSC24)
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$75.00
These lovely vintage drop earrings from the 40's have molded Czech glass drops with sterling overlay details. They are 1 1/2" long x 5/8" wide and have chrome plated screw back tops. They are in very good condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Period : Pre 1920 item #1114585 (stock #DSC21)
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$95.00
This unique vintage pendant measures 3 1/8" long x 3/4" wide and is made from repousse sterling silver. It has a charming repousse figure with dangling carnelian bead at the bottom. It is in very good condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Pre 1900 item #1114572 (stock #DSC20)
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$150.00
This unique collection of buttons dates to pre 1900 and are being sold as a group. One appears to be vintage steel, and the others are brass with enamel and stone details. They are approximately 1/2" to 5/8" in diameter and are in very good condition. They are perfect for the collector or crafter.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1114561 (stock #DSC19)
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$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 : Other Metals : Pre 1900 item #1114554 (stock #DSC17)
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$175.00
These beautiful Scottish Victorian banded agate pins are mounted in gold fill settings. The large oval pin is 2 1/4" long x 2" wide and has a white to red striated agate in a braided oval border. The darker agate pin is 2 1/4" long x 2" wide and has a frame with scrollwork designs. They are in very good condition and are sold as a pair.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Pre 1900 item #1114553 (stock #DSC16)
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$95.00
These lovely Victorian dangling earrings are 1 1/4" long x 3/8" wide and are made from gold fill metal. They have mediterranean red branch coral accents and the frame has chased designs. They have some lead solder on the reverse which is original to the earrings. Overall, they are in very good condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Pre 1900 item #1114549 (stock #DSC15)
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$75.00
These lovely antique earrings are made from gold fill metal and are 1 1/2" long x 7/8" wide. They have a 10 x 15mm oval carnelian cabochon mounted in an ornate repousse frame. They have a beautiful patina and are in very good condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Pre 1900 item #1114544 (stock #DSC14)
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$75.00
This unusual victorian pin measures 2 1/4" long x 3/4" and has a detailed image of an eagle in flight. It is made from gold fill metal and has a genuine garnet eye. It has the initials "S M M B" inscribed on the reverse. There is a hole in the bird beak which possibly had a dangle at one point.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #1112874 (stock #11121)
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$250.00
This amazing vintage ring has a dramatic look and houses an unusual function. It is 1 1/4" in diameter x 5/8" thick and is handcrafted from sterling silver with a large 22mm amethyst cabochon. The cabochon opens to reveal a secret "poison" compartment. It has beautiful scroll and ballwork on the edge of the ring dome and it is presently a size 6 with room for sizing if desired. It is in excellent condition and has no markings on the shank.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1112514 (stock #11118)
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$295.00
This dramatic pendant earrings are by contemporary costume jeweler, Lawrence Vrba. He was former head designer at Miriam Haskell, and his current designs can be seen in many theatrical and fashion reviews. These earrings are 4" x 2 1/2" in diameter and have turquoise cabochons surrounded by applied faux pearls. The setting has a gunmetal finish, and the reverse are signed "Lawrence Vrba". They are in excellent condition.