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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Unsigned : Pre 1940 item #1140682 (stock #11422)
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This beautiful vintage necklace was made in Czechoslovakia in the 1930's. It is 15 3/4" long x 5/8" wide and has silver tone filigree panels between rectangular glass "donut" panels. Glass pieces like this are fragile and tend to be damaged, so it's increasingly harder to find period like this that are intact. It has some light wear to the silver finish, but overall, it is in very good condition..
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1950 item #1057586 (stock #180)
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$195.00
This elegant pin by Ciner measures 2 1/2" long x 2" wide and stands almost 3/4" tall. It has a bouquet of flowers in navy, aqua, and topaz, and the 4 leaves are pave set in clear crystals. The pin is in very good condition and is signed "Ciner" on the reverse.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Period : Pre 1910 item #1213894 (stock #ch2)
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$125.00
This lovely antique pin measures 1 3/4" long x 1 1/4" wide and is made from filigree sterling silver. The wings have 2 pieces of antique green jadeite with carved designs, and the reverse has a newly added safety clutch clasp. It is in very good condition and is hallmarked "silver" on the reverse.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Period : Pre 1970 item #1145696 (stock #11524)
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$95.00
This beautiful vintage pin measures 1 3/4" long x 1" wide and is hand crafted from filigree sterling silver with a gold vermeil finish. It has 7 jade cabochons on the front and the reverse has a secure pin assembly. It is in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Unsigned : Pre 1930 item #1226414 (stock #ch1)
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$95.00
This lovely vintage Chinese export pin measures 3 1/2" long x 1/2" wide and is actually a converted fingernail guard. It is made from silvertone metal with colorful enamel and is hallmarked "China" on the reverse. It has darkened from age, but this gives it a wonderful patina. It could be polished a bit more, but I will leave that to the new owner.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Period : Pre 1970 item #1174196
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This lovely vintage pendant measures 1 3/4" long x 7/8" wide and is made from hand carved lapis lazuli. The mounting has an interesting scroll design and the top bale opens so that it can be attached to a strand of beads if desired. It is in excellent condition and the bale is hallmarked 14k.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Unsigned : Pre 1920 item #1213833 (stock #uc1)
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$125.00
This beautiful vintage bangle bracelet is 5/8" and has a 7" interior measurement. It is made from gilt brass and has an intricate filigree design. The front has a raised floral design with 3 unfoiled crystal accents. It has some minor wear to the gold plating, but it does not take away from the beauty of the piece. Overall, it is in very good vintage condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Unsigned : Pre 1950 item #1213836 (stock #uc2)
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This unique vintage pin measures 3 1/2" long x 1 3/4" wide and was made in the 1940's. The body is made from carved lucite and the head and tail are made from gold plated pot metal. It does have some wear to the plating but overall, it is in very good vintage condition. It is a very striking pin that would be great on jacket or coat lapel.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Period : Pre 1960 item #1174197
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$850.00
This beautiful vintage pin measures 2 1/8" long x 1 1/4" wide and is made from hand carved Mediterranean salmon colored coral. It has a beautiful depiction of a detailed lotus flower and it is mounted in 14k gold. It has a gold fill safety clutch on the pin stem and the frame is marked "585" in two places. It is in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1960 item #1288299 (stock #lc1)
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$495.00
This unusual bracelet and earrings set was made by the renowned Taxco firm of Los Castillo. The bracelet has a wearable length of 6 1/2" x 3/4" wide and the matching screwback earrings are 1 1/2" long x 3/4" wide. The set is handcrafted from sterling silver and each panel has an elegant dove design. The bracelet is missing the original safety chain, but other than that, it is in excellent condition...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Unsigned : Pre 1940 item #1031022 (stock #86094)
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$195.00
This period 1930's Art Deco pin has a great design which is timeless and modern. It is a large 4" long x 3" wide and has large unfoiled rhinestones in green and topaz. It has a gold tone setting and a secure clasp mechanism with safety clutch. It has not markings and it is in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1213742 (stock #de5)
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$245.00
This spectacular demi parure was made by the firm of Delizza and Elster, better known as the makers of "Juliana". The necklace is 16" long x 1 1/2" wide in front and each clip back earring is 1 1/4" long x 3/4" wide. The set has hematite glass cabochons surrounded by gray round and navette faceted rhinestones. It has a silver tone setting and it is in very good condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1213665 (stock #de1)
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$250.00
This spectacular pin was made by the firm of Delizza and Elster, better known as the makers of "Juliana". The pin is 2 1/2" in diameter and is set with 6 large fancy rivoli iridescent green stones. It has marquis and round stone trim in pink borealis, chartreuse, and deep green. It has a polished gold tone setting and it is in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1213741 (stock #de4)
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$195.00
This spectacular bracelet was made by the firm of Delizza and Elster, better known as the makers of "Juliana". The bracelet is just over 2" wide in front and has a 6 1/2" interior measurement. The front has an intricate tortoise art glass cameo surrounded with brown and black faceted rhinestones. It has a rich gold tone setting and it is in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Period : Pre 1970 item #1135841 (stock #KNC)
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$600.00
These wonderful vintage cufflinks were made by Joseph Merrin who had a prominent 5th Avenue jewelry shop in New York. They are made for 14k and are 5/8" in diameter. They have a detailed button design with chase work on the front. They are in excellent condition and are signed "Merrin 14k" on the reverse. They weigh 12.2 grams.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Strands : Pre 1980 item #1068196 (stock #ESC3)
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This amazing vintage necklace was designed by 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 design is commonly known as the egg necklace and is rarely available on the secondary market. It is 20" long from end to end and has 8 oversized preban elephant ivory beads measuring 45MM long x 32MM in diameter...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1970 item #1285893 (stock #ant1)
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This amazing necklace was designed by Taxco master silversmith, Antonio Pineda. The necklace is hand crafted from 970 silver with black obsidian stone accents, and measures 16" long x 2 1/4" wide. It bears all appropriate hallmarks including "YY 970 Silver Hecho en Mexico" as well as the design number 480, Antonio crown, and eagle number 17. This is a great transitional design for Antonio and is quite rare, in fact I have only seen this design once before (in amethyst)...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1940 item #1135551 (stock #11404)
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$4,500.00
This amazing pin was designed by the Taxco silver maestro, William Spratling. Based on traditional Mesomayan images, it is commonly termed the "Jaguar" pin. It is 4 1/2" long x 2 1/2" wide and is hand crafted from repousse sterling silver. It has 6 amethyst cabochons on the border and the reverse has a secure pin closure with safety clutch. The pin has two early repairs at the tongue and shoulder, and one cabochon has a stable fracture. None of this takes away from the beauty of this pin...