The Lush Life Antiques, vintage costume jewelry, Mexican Silver


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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Bakelite : Pre 1950 item #749741 (stock #44015)
The Lush Life Antiques
$225.00
This vintage bakelite bracelet is made from brown bakelite with a dark overdyed finish. It has 3 cutwork sections with 3 deeply carved floral panels. The interior wall has a very tiny chip at one of the rose panels, but overall the bracelet is in excellent condition. It has been tested and is guaranteed vintage bakelite.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Pre 1980 item #1213947 (stock #cs1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$125.00
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 3/8" wide x 1 1/2" long and both are made from hand wrought brass. Each have a carved bone center stone surrounded by crushed stone matrix. They are in very good condition and are hand signed "Celia Sebiri" on the reverse.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1960 item #1001253 (stock #50331)
The Lush Life Antiques
$395.00
This unusual modernist bird set was designed by Jorge Castillo, better known as Chato of the renowned Los Castillo taller. The pin measures 2 3/4" long x 2" wide and the matching earrings are 1 1/2" long x 1" wide. The set handwrought from sterling silver and has pearl, coral, and green stone accents. Each piece is hallmarked "Chato Castillo 925", and the pin bears his logo as well as model #4...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Period : Pre 1920 item #1114585 (stock #DSC21)
The Lush Life Antiques
$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 : Silver : Victorian : Pre 1930 item #1137811 (stock #TBC1)
The Lush Life Antiques
SOLD
These wonderful antique earrings measure 2 1/4" long x 3/4" wide and have an unusual renaissance design. The 19th century bottoms are made from 800 silver with enamel fronts, and the screwback tops are made from 10k gold. There is some minor loss of enamel and one earring has a split above the head. This is not noticeable when worn and does not detract from their beauty. These are "one of a kind" earrings from a well known Philadelphia estate.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Pre 1900 item #1114544 (stock #DSC14)
The Lush Life Antiques
$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 1960 item #1288297 (stock #ha1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$1,800.00
This unique design by Hector Aguilar was executed at his Taxco shop, Taller Borda. It has a wearable length of 6 1/4" with a 1" gap opening and is 1 3/4" long at it's widest point. It has bold X and O cutwork design across the front and flairs to a scrollwork design on the ends. It is in excellent condition and is hallmarked "Taller Borda 925 Sterling Mexico" on the inner cuff.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1980 item #1225830 (stock #cet1)
The Lush Life Antiques
SOLD
This unusual necklace was made by the Italian design duo of Lyda Toppo and Bruno Coppola, better known as Coppola e Toppo. The necklace has a wearable length of 16" and is 1 1/4" wide in front. It is made from curved chrome plated sections with woven rhinestone accents between each section. It has an adjustable choke chain and the hook closure is hallmarked "CoppolaToppo". It is in excellent condition and comes from one of the last periods of design with this great firm.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1960 item #1135540 (stock #ILLC1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$295.00
These gorgeous chandelier earrings by Miriam Haskell measure 3" long x 3/4" wide. They are made from Russian gilt brass with hand applied cobalt beadwork, and signature Haskell baroque pearls. They are in excellent condition and are signed "Miriam Haskell" on the clip backs.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1970 item #1288295 (stock #cc1)
The Lush Life Antiques
$250.00
These wonderful earring were designed by Los Castillo family member, Chato Castillo. Chato is known for his high relief repousse work, so this is an interesting divergence for what he's known for. Each married metal screwback earring is 3" long x 1" wide and both have oxidized fronts with brass details. The backs are sterling silver and are hallmarked "Chato Castillo Taxco Mexico" with the Chato monogram. They are in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1213942 (stock #ms4)
The Lush Life Antiques
SOLD
This amazing ring was designed by Hungarian born sculptor and jeweler, Pal Kepenyes. The ring is 2 1/4" long x 1 3/4" wide and is hand crafted from sterling silver. It has a large agate center stone mounted in a tendril like setting. It is a heavy 47 grams and is hallmarked "Pal Kepenyes" on the reverse.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1213941 (stock #pk1)
The Lush Life Antiques
SOLD
This amazing ring was designed by Hungarian born sculptor and jeweler, Pal Kepenyes. The ring is 2 1/8" long x 1 1/4" wide and is hand crafted from sterling silver. It has a large natural turquoise center stone mounted in a tendril like setting. It is a heavy 47 grams and is hallmarked "Pal Kepenyes Mexico" on the reverse.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1115177 (stock #11136)
The Lush Life Antiques
$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 : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Unsigned : Pre 1980 item #1059706 (stock #252)
The Lush Life Antiques
$65.00
These vintage costume earrings have an unusual scroll design. They are 3 1/4" long x 1 1/2" wide and are made from antiques silver tone metal. They are well made weighing 13 grams each, and are very comfortable to wear. They are not signed, and they are in excellent condition
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1071515 (stock #10738)
The Lush Life Antiques
$395.00
This wonderful oversized pendant has a great modernist bug design. It is handcrafted from sterling silver and has a large amber cabochon body. It is 4 1/4" long x 2" wide and it stands almost 7/8" tall. It is in excellent condition.
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 : 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".