For antique and fine vintage estate jewelry, I offer a great and growing variety of:
Brooches, Pins & Stickpins
Charms and Pendants
in estate gold jewelry ranging from 8k to 18k in yellow, white, and rose gold; as well as a few fabulous antique Edwardian platinum pieces. I also offer a wonderful selection of silver vintage jewelry in 800 silver to purities greater than sterling silver (925).
Sweet petite antique bow shaped collar pin, circa 1920, in 10k white gold filigree lace with a green paste simulated emerald at the center. Pin measures 30mm (1-3/16 inch) wide and 9mm (3/8 inch) high at the points of the bow. Marked 10K on the safety closure, a closure style popular through the 1920s...
Recognizing 20 years of service, a 20-year Western Electric telephone employee service pin in 14K gold, featuring an American Eagle holding a candlestick phone, manufactured for AT&T and Bell, with that image superimposed on an outline map of the United States.Typically worn on the lapel, this anniversary pin for employees is marked 14K and believed to date to the late 1920s or 1930s.Measures 1/2" wide and 1/2" tall. In excellent condition.Weight: 2 grams..
Stunning antique 1920s art deco diamond brooch in 14k white gold and platinum with a fine delicate filigree design, elegant as Belgian lace and the perfect setting for the featured old European cut diamond. Across the center of the brooch is a narrow open bar, with outstretched ends that come to a point, allowing the garment fabric to be an accenting backdrop for and play peek-a-boo around the .30 cwt European cut diamond. For those who appreciate the elegance of old, th..
Octagon-shaped art deco mother of pearl cufflinks with seed pearl halves at the center and a textured silver frame to contrast the dark iridescent / pearlescent abalone mother of pearl surface.Undersides are gold-filled and show a four-leaf clover / four petal mark (presumably a maker's mark) on one of the cufflinks, along with a Platinum Front mark showing on both. Circa late 1920s, cufflinks measure 14mm (9/16 inch) in diameter...
Estate 3D bell-shaped mechanical 14k gold charm with genuine turquoise beads around the bell top and a dangling pearl clapper. This is a sweet 14k gold charm for a bracelet or, if you wish, could even be worn as a petite pendant.While the clapper on this charm does actually move, the sound that the claw-set pearl makes against the inner wall of the bell is faint and almost indiscernible. Charm measures 21mm (13/16 inch) high, with a rim diameter of 15mm (9/16 inch). The turq..
Vintage sterling silver cross pendant embellished with 13 single-cut diamonds set in groups of three at the rounded cross crosslet ends and one at the center. Cross measures 13/16 inch wide and 1-1/8 inch long, with the bail taking the length to approx. 1-1/2 inch. Marked 925 FAS, with research suggesting Fantastic Antique Silver as the maker...
Kohn & Co. oval-shaped double-sided men's cufflinks in 10k white gold with a fine engine-turned engraving in vertical stripes.A fabulous understated style for the vintage groom, these formal button cufflinks measure 18mm long, 11mm wide, with each connector marked 10k (the 'k' in the center - 1k0), the mark of Kohn & Company, a New Jersey jewelry company known for its gold cuff links in the early 1900s (their last trademark entry was in 1931). Weight: 4.8 gram...
Breathtaking 14k yellow gold starburst/sunburst seed pearl, opal and diamond brooch pin pendant, a Victorian Revival true beauty best appreciated up close and in person. Captivating the observer with its magical play of color in shades of blue and red, this pin/pendant features a European cut diamond (approx. 0.40 ctw) at the crowning center of a 10-point star, with four graduating seed pearls decorating each point. The mesmerizing beauty of this piece is heightened by..
Sweet vintage 14k yellow gold heart pendant with gently arched sides and an overlapping top arch, set with 37 channel set baguette diamonds (0.50 ct. tw., J / SI2-I1). Pendant has a stationary rabbit ear bail and measures 21.75mm (7/8 inch) long and 16mm (5/8 inch) wide.A great vintage pendant gift of love for your girlfriend, wife or special person on Valentine's Day, birthdays, or any special day! Marked 14K, with additional marking appearing to be ADL, AGL, or ASL.Weig..
In a sea of antique and vintage cameos, this beautiful, signed hand teardrop carved shell cameo brooch pendant gracefully stands out! Beauty and elegance meet in this estate teardrop or pear-shaped 14k yellow gold shell cameo brooch pin pendant. Featuring a young lady with a slightly upturned slim nose, the soft curls of her hair are finished with a flower and band. At her neck is a carved bead or pearl necklace and a flower to her left shoulder. The lower left-han..
Elegant antique women's art deco black onyx ring with diamond, set in filigree 18k white gold. The raised mounting features a lavish and lacy filigree design — a perfect pedestal for the near-oval (flat end) black onyx stone, inset with a 2.5mm diamond. The setting on this circa 1920 estate ring measures 22mm (7/8 inch) long, 14mm wide, and has a rise of 6mm. Size 7. In excellent pre-owned condition.Marked 18kWeight: 4.7 grams. A NOTE ON SHIPPING:This ring will ship via USPS ..
A sweet elongated cameo lavalier pendant with a white carved cameo profile applied to a black onyx base in an open 10k yellow gold art deco setting, and seed pearls top and bottom, with another dangling below.Measures 1-1/8 inch long, not including the bail and dangler.This dainty vintage lavalier / lavaliere pendant makes for a perfect birthday gift for special women in your life or for mom on Mother's Day!Signed 10K on the bail.Weight: 1.5 grams..
Love is inspired by and built to last on attention to details, and this gorgeous antique Edwardian pierced platinum ring is most certainly one to love. The rounded, raised setting features hand pierced openwork, with etched flowers on the setting's front and back panels. The etched sides of the tapered band resemble delicate laurel wreaths that fade to a smooth finish at the base of the shank. And as if all that attention to detail just wasn't enough, note the finely mi..
Disc-shaped vintage sterling silver charm from Spencer Co., etched with two Christmas bells and some holly leaves above and below a Merry XMas (Christmas) greeting. Still on its original card and likely dating to the 1960s or 1970s, this sterling charm measures 7/8 inch in diameter. Marked Sterling on the back, along with the Spencer S...
Vintage signed Beau sterling silver horse pin featuring a horse head layered over a riding crop. With a fabulous equestrian theme for the horse lover, this brooch measures 2-5/8 inch wide from the curve on the riding whip to the textured handle, and is 7/8 inch high at the horse head, ears to neck.Signed Beau Sterling. In great working, as-found (unpolished) condition...
Vintage signed Jezlaine sterling silver pin brooch depicting a rocking horse in a pierced, open work scroll design. Pin measures approx. 1-7/8 inch wide, from the tail to nose and 2 inch high. In excellent pre-owned working condition. Signed Jezlaine 925. ..
A fabulous pair of vintage sterling silver dangle earrings hand made by Kay Johnson, depicting a Kokopelli — the humpback flute-playing fertility deity — is a stamp work cut out in silhouette style but hinged and dangling below. The upper oval earring dangle is decorated with an inlay bar of black onyx, with red coral and turquoise vertical stripes as accents.Oval form measures 1-1/8 inch long, with the dangling Kokopelli taking the earring length to 1-7/8 inch long, not coun..
Vintage Mexican sterling silver and turquoise link necklace featuring an Aztec Mayan sun god medallion pendant, with pinwheel rays and a loop lace border that gives it a mystical, mandala touch. Links measure approx. 8 mm wide and pendant measures 27mm in diameter (just slightly over an inch). The necklace providing 16-1/2 inch of wearable length. Box and tongue clasp provides secure closure. Marked Mexico 925 on the back of both the pendant and box clasp.Weight: 48.4 g..
A large bell shaped vintage pectolite larimar pendant in sterling silver, with a ribbed triangle bail. The pendant features a beautiful sky blue and white marbled larimar stone that is bezel set in sterling silver, measuring 9mm (0.35 inch) thick and approx. 2-1/4 inch wide at the base and 2-3/4 inch long from the top of the bail.Marked 925 on both the back of the pendant and the top of the bail...
Adorable vintage Danecraft sterling silver dog charm, looking bright and alert, and all dressed up in a bow. This little guy has been the subject of much debate, trying to pin down whether he's a poodle, schnauzer terrier, or a schnoodle. I'll let you decide. Charm measures 20mm high. Jump ring is marked Danecraft stg...
Fabulous pair of round, double sided, sterling silver art deco cufflinks topped off with a creamy split white seed pearl perched at the center of engine-turned white enamel guilloche pattern of concentric circles. The style design is one that lends well to serving either as a men's or women's fashion accessory.Measure approx. 1/2 inch in diameter. In very good, unpolished condition, with a hint of enamel loss to one of the inner circles on one of the cufflinks.Each cufflink i..
Fabulous vintage Sunwest Silver sterling silver Native American earrings featuring a large oval carnelian cabochon set in a bezel frame. With a trapezoid shape, these handmade post earrings were crafted by a Sunwest Silver jewelry artisan in Albuquerque, New Mexico. These are a larger post earring, measuring 1-1/4 inch wide at the base (3/4 inch wide at the top) and 1-9/16 inch long, with about 1-1/8 inch of the earring length below the earring post. They are marked with t..
For those who love vintage Mexican silver jewelry, a striking 1950s Antonio Pineda bracelet in a ball and plus design and made of 970 sterling silver in the Taxco region of Mexico. This hand wrought link bracelet from this highly collected modernist silversmith is featured in the Art Moderne - Machine Age Influence in the "William Spratling And The Mexican Silver Renaissance" book. The silver cross links are enhanced by eight dark green bead stones that appear to be jad..
Get lost in the captivating elegance of this antique 14k sunburst diamond seed pearl brooch pin pendant, with 12 full hand-crafted rays, each painstakingly adorned by 4 seed pearls, alternating with diamond-shaped spacers. Each of the starburst spacers is set with a single seed pearl, bringing the seed pearl count to an impressive total of 60. Nestled at the center of the pin is a round mine cut diamond approx. 3.5mm (0.15 carat, I in color and SI1 in clarity), drawing the ey..
Pre-owned Tiffany & Co sterling silver and 18k gold classic knot tie clip. Designed with a sterling silver tie bar clasp topped by an ornamental knot of smooth, polished sterling silver with an 18k yellow gold twisted rope trim. Tie clip measures 2-1/4 inches long. Marked Tiffany & Co. 925 750Accompanied by Tiffany & Co. blue felt pouch...
Spectacular long vintage sterling silver turquoise tube bead tassel fringe earrings, with eight liquid silver strands and turquoise beads around the lower edge and one longer strand dangling from the center of the round concho shield at the lobe. Hand made and designed in Native American style, these earrings measure 3 inches long from the top to the lowest dangling bead. Created by Irene Morris of Designs of the IAM in Cedaredge, Colorado, my search for information on th..