Delicate and pretty sterling and marcasites antique butterfly brooch. This pin is made of sterling silver. The wings, body and even antennae are set with marcasites. The eyes are amethysts. Late 19th C. 2-1/16" across, 1-1/8" long.
Frank Lloyd Wright "Imperial Hotel" Watch. Bulova and the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation collaborated on a collection of timepieces that capture spirit and ingenuity of America's most brilliant and original architect. This design is inspired by Wright's work on the Imperial Hotel, Tokyo (1912-1968). Stainless steel case and leather strap.
Hand made sterling silver and turquoise pendant by Navajo silversmith Brian Brown. The turquoise nugget is set against a long serrated leaf with silver balls and twisted wire details. The pretty, organic design shows off the Sleeping Beauty stone. It comes on a 22" sterling silver chain. Entirely handmade, late 20th C. 2 x 1-7/16 x 5/16
Antique Heintz Art Metal Bar Pin. Patinated bronze with sterling silver overlay. Made by Heintz Art Metal Shop, in Buffalo, New York; early 20th C. 2-1/8" x 1/4" x 1/4"
Swarovski Crystal Costume Jewelry Necklace In the center of this bright gold, flat chain is a cute Swarovski crystal heart. More crystals are on either side of the ring the charm hands from. Marked SWAROVSKI on clasp. Swarovski swan mark on back of charm. Length: 16" Charm: 5/8" x 5/8"
Bakelite bracelet butterscotch roses. Six identical low relief roses molded from butterscotch colored Bakelite. No markings. Manufacturer unknown, made 1930s. Each rose is 1-1/4" x 1-1/2. Whole bracelet is 7.5" x 1.5"
Stretchy cuff bracelet attributed to Kenneth J Lane is an understated bit of bling with a dark silver gleam. Made up of dozens of sequin like gray metal links each with a rhinestone in its center. Unmarked, but we know Kenneth J Lane made this design. 2" wide.
Signed JR Native American bear claw necklace with Burnham turquoise
Miriam Haskell Mobe PearlFlower Earrings. These clip-on earrings made of large, half dome, faux pearls set among rows of gold fill petals. Unmistakably Miriam Haskell. Pearls and gold were her look. Made in USA: mid 20th C. 1-1/4 x 1-1/4" x 3/4"
Taxco sterling silver necklace, bracelet and earrings built on a bunch of grapes motif. It is seen large in the center of the necklace and bracelet and small along the necklace chain and earrings. Made by a silversmith known as A.L. in Taxco, Mexico.
NECKLACE 17-1/2". Pendant 1-5/8" x 1-7/8" BRACELET 3-1/4" x 3" x 2-5/8"
EARRINGS: 1" x 3/4" x 3/4"
Lorenzo Bill Hand Made Silver Belt Buckle with Turquoise and Coral
The buckle has two nuggets of native turquoise quotes and a branch of Mediterranean coral separated by a frond and cactus flower. The spaces are filled with fine wire vines and swirls which give the buckle a sense of motion that is characteristic of Bill. Stamped L R Bill inside. 3-1/4" x 2-11/16
Delicate and pretty antique butterfly brooch This pin is made of sterling silver. The wings, body and even antennae are set with marcasites. The eyes are amethysts. The stylized deer with long antlers leaps over branch in the crisply cut silver vignette.
The setting is silver filagree with marcasites and tiny turquoise beads. It has a pin back and hanging loop so it can be worn as a brooch or a pendant. 2-1/16" across, 1-1/8" long.
Very pale Burmese jade drop. The light green color is consistent throughout without any occlusions or cloudy patches. The polished drop has luster and transparency. It hangs from a 10K gold chain from a gold hanger. Measures 1-3/8" length x 3/4" width x 1/4" depth.
Fabulous signed Al Joe Hand Made Silver Bracelet The cuff is decorated with a chased design with silver appliqué and wire work. The traditional design shows off a piece of native turquoise and a branch of Mediterranean coral. Al Joe brings a contemporary edge to traditional Navajo designs. He was mentored by his uncle, Navajo master jeweler Colbert Joe. Al Joe was awarded Indian Arts and Crafts Association (IACA) Artist of the Year in 2001 and again in 2009. Entirely handmade by Al Joe in Winslow, AZ. 2.5" x 2" x 1.25"
VINTAGE MAN'S WATCH
Cameron is a classic Hamilton design. It has a white metallic face with raised gold numerals and hands and a sweep in the 6 position.
This watch has a Hamilton 17 jewels 980 movement and Wadsworth 10K gold fill case (also by Hamilton). The watch looks like new and has a new Kreisler lizard band. 1940s in Lancaster, PA.
Hand crafted silver bracelet with a large piece of butterscotch amber. The cuff bracelet has an airy, natural design that might be called fairy or elfin jewelry. It features long leaves and delicate tendrils with tiny buds. The natural chunk of amber is striped light and dark gold. It has a safety chain. Made late 20th C, in Europe--possibly Norway. Measures 2.5" x 2.5" x 1.25". Adjustable fit.
Perfect for Mom
Single strand of beautiful, textured and lustrous 5-8mm fresh water pearls. Not as fancy (or pricey) as cultured pearls for casual everyday wear. 16-3/4" long.
Hand crafted sterling silver bracelet by Los Ballesteros
Graduated ovals of silver melded into one smooth, undulating cuff. Los Ballesteros maker's mark stamped on back with Mexican hallmarks and .925 denoting sterling silver. Made mid 20th C, in Taxco, Mexico. Measures 2.5/8" x 2 x 1.3/8".
Jazz Age, Art Deco cocktail sterling ring by Theda. The ring is in the form of an oval dome studded with marcasites within in a border of slightly larger stones with etched in between. Made in Providence, RI; 1920s. Stamped STERLING and THEDA (a brand name for Ideal Manufacturing) inside band. 1/2” x 7/8” x 1”. SIZE 7-1/4.
These earrings made of sterling silver and silver gilt remind us of the insignias on Star Trek, which makes them great for Trekkie fan or cosplayer. Pierced. 7/8" x 1-3/16" x 3/16"
The MOST appropriate cufflinks and tie bar to wear in south Florida. Vintage Alligator skin cufflinks and tie bar. Tanned alligator with matching lacing. Maker unknown. Made mid 20th C. Tie bar: 1-5/8" x 5-8" Cufflinks: 13/16 diameter
Pair of Zuni style cufflinks made of turquoise, coral and black and white onyx set in sterling silver. Stamped STERLING on the toggles. No maker's mark. MADE in USA: Mid 20th C. 9/16" diameter
For the gentleman—Complete set of antique shirt studs, cufflinks and vest buttons in leather box. The studs and buttons are 5/16" round with a six pointed on them and a turquoise bead in the center. The cufflinks (1/2" x 5/8" x 3/4") are flat ovals with oval turquoise stones. The metal is not marked, but is probably 10K gold. The whole set comes in its original, leather box.
Op Art sterling silver enamel earrings. The gorgeous blues and clever design really make them pop! Stamped .925 (sterling grade) on back. Made 1970's, artist unknown. For pierced ears. 1.25" x 1.25"
Vintage Czechoslovakian glass beads Milky and clear turquoise, faceted 5/8" glass beads. We restrung them with spaces and new gold fill clasps. Adjustable length 15"—18".
Pretty bracelet of baby blue, silver and clear crystal beads with angled sterling spacers. Heart shaped clasp makes it a perfect sweetheart gift. 8"
Louis Vuitton Beverly MM shoulder bag made of white, multicolor monogram canvas with tan Vachetta leather trim, and magenta Alcantara lining. Push lock closure, brass dome embellishments, exterior slit pocket, flat shoulder strap, protective feet, two interior pockets. Date code S***8. Made in France: 2008. 13.5" x 5" x 8", 7" shoulder drop.
David Yurman sterling silver Quatrefoill Necklace. David Yurman chains are inspired by classical and original motifs, and meticulously crafted by artisans. This 36” box chain necklace with 7 quatrefoils and toggle closure retails for $700. Our price is less than 1/3!
THIERRY JOO JEWELRY
Parisian designer Thierry Joo enamel jewelry is hot hot hot! Fashionistas on both coasts are sporting his brightly colored and whimisically formed cloisonne accessories. We have 3 necklaces and 2 sets of earrings you must see!
This view of a rainbow over a desert mesa was created by nature is a piece of natural picture jasper. It is set in a terrific Southwestern sterling silver bracelet. Hand made, signed PA. 2-5/8 wide, 2" high, 2-1/4" deep, 7" around
TAXCO STERLING JEWELRY
by Spratling, Margot, Pineda and Los Castillo including this Mosaico Azteca Brooch. Olmec-style mask in sterling silver decorated with mosaic of pieced malachite, turquoise and or azurite. From a consignment of vintage Mid-century Mexican silver jewelry. Taxco Mexico, Los Castillo: 1960s.
Vintage Hermes silk scarf. Les Cles, (the Keys) designed by Caty Latham and introduced in 1965. Primary colors are black and gold. 100% silk. Made in France. 35" square.
Our consignor from Palm Aire CC has entrusted us with beautiful lighting, artworks and some of her Mexican silver collection including this X-link choker and various sterling and onyx pendants.
Artisan sterling silver jewelry from Taxco, Mexico. Choker of elongated heart links, onyx and sterling earrings and hand made silver bracelet.
Crystal chandelier earrings. Two dozen Lucite prisms electrify your red carpet look. 2" wide, 4.5" long.
Contemporary gripoix glass and sterling silver jewelry. Fantastically colored and patterned art glass mounted in silver as pendants, laveliers, and unique toggle closures you can add to a chain or formal jacket.
PIN & EARRINGS
Semi-precious stone mosaic set features a lovely lady in a picture hat to decorate your ears and dress. Hand made from lapis lazuli, onyx and nacre. Earrings- 1-11/6” diameter, Brooch- 2-3/8” x 1-3/4”.
Christian Dior high fashion earrings simulated mobe pearls in golden setting with rhinestones. 7/8" x 13/16"
Vintage Christian Dior clip-on earrings with cast glass gripoix emeralds in modernist gold tone setting. 1980s 1-1/4" diameter.
Dazzle and enthrall in this choker length necklace from the House of Valentino. Valentino fashion jewelry is inspired by and compliment their haute couture creations. Six strands of lustrous fashion pearls and rows of sparkling Swarovski crystals. Valentino logo inside clasp.
Swarovski Scotty terrier pin, brushed gold with clear and black Swarovski Austrian crystals and black enamel. 1-1/2" x 1-1/4"
George Jensen classic— Mobius brooch designed by Vivianna Torun. Sterling silver. Georg Jensen hallmarks. @2-3/8" x 1-1/8"
Beaded necklace of lavender drops, pink glass beads and purple crystals with rhinestoned bands. Adjustable length, 13-18"
Forty inches of chic. Blue beaded boa is 9 stands of indigo beads,with silver interspersed for extra bling, wear, wrap and drape any way you please. 40" long.
This just-consigned carry-all is a dead ringer for the Louis Vuitton 60cm bandoulier. To tell it from the real thing you have to count stitches—that's how good it is. Dual zipper opening with lock, dual handles, adjustable strap, ID Tag. Pigskin lined with an inside pocket which is an improvement on the unlined original. 23.5" x 10" x 11"
It's gala season in Sarasota and you need to sparkle! Among our selection of fashion jewelry you'll find (top to bottom) vintage Kenneth J Lane, Swarovski Crystal from Austria and vintage rhinestone clips.
Pendant and button earrings covered with sparkling Swarovski crystals from Austria. The 2” teardrop pendant is paved with crystals front and back and hangs on 30” gold fill rope chain. The ear bobs are 3/4” diameter and have surgical gold posts. Swarovski Crystal, Austria.
Vintage costume necklace of amber and topaz rhinestones highlighting a cut glass pendant. All prong set, like fine jewelry. 1950s.
Vintage Miriam Haskell bracelet made of icy, bright lucite diamond beads. Just right for New Year's Eve.
Oscar de la Renta dragonfly brooch is an absolutely fabulous piece of vintage fashion jewelry you can wear to galas and to the supermarket. Red, blue and clear paste jewels in black setting. Marked Oscar demla Renta and Made in USA. 3.25" x 1.25" x .6"
Jade and rose quartz bead lavaliere. Pale pink and complimentary shades of green. 18" necklace with 4" drop
Sterling silver and jadite bracelet from Mexico. Squares of polished mineral, striped with silver, alternating with clusters of silver balls. Made in Guadalajara, mid 20th C. @ 1" x 9"
Very large, Vintage, Stanley Hagler orange beaded cross. 1970s.
Vintage Spratling Starburst Brooch.Sterling Silver & Azurite hand crafted in Taxco, 1945. Another masterpiece from the Father of Mexican Silver. 3-7/8 in.
Vintage costume Jewelry Set of necklace and earrings set with big ruby crystals and pink rhinestones.
Vintage Weiss Brooch and Earring Set. Clear rhinestones hand set in white metal. Simply dazzling. $49.95weiss set.jpg
Mexican Artisan Silver sterling brooch. Mid 20th C. 2 x 2-1/2 inches. $38.
Christian Dior clip-on earrings feature clear and sapphire colored rhinestones and pink mobe faux pearls in a gold setting. They will be fabulous on the bride, or any woman at a wedding.
Vintage Hollycraft Turtle Brooch with colorful rhinestones. Mid 20th C vintage costume jewelry.
Vintage Costume Multistrand Necklace faux pearls, crystal, gold tone rope. 14-17 inches $39.95
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Vintage 1930s Weiss Costume Jewelry Brooch. Wreath set with peridot colored, clear and watermelon rhinestones. Marked Weiss.
Vintage Weiss Costume Jewelry Lily Brooch. Marcasites in bright silvertone setting. Elegant and understated. Marked WEISS. 1930s.
Vintage Weiss rhinestone Brooch and Earrings set with pink and purple rhinestone. 1950s Costume Jewelry.
Vintage Trifari costume jewelry Butterfly Brooch. Rhinestones and brushed silver finish. Trifari crown mark, Mid 20th C.
Vintage Trifari Pink Custom Jewelry Rhinestone Brooch. Pink rhinestones with gold tone feathers. Trifari crown mark. Mid 20th C.
Trifari Patent Pending rhinestone pin. Mid 20th C vintage costume jewelry.
Richly colorful Trifari brooch of dark red and purple rhinestones. Trifari crown mark. Vintage mid 20th C.
Quintessential art deco design centered on an oval of polished onyx. Small amber lozenges break the the background into bands filled with gleaming marcasites. Sterling silver. 1920s.
Jomaz Vintage Costume Jewelry Butterfly Brooch featured hand-carved jade from China. Mid 20th C.
Beautiful pair of dazzling Swarovski Crystal clip-on earrings. These heart earrings are made with dozens of clear Swarovski crystals from Austria for lots of dazzling flash and fire. The backs are finished with brushed and polished gold plate.
Vintage Egyptian Silver Filigree Bracelet with ancient Egyptian and art deco designs. 1920s.
Big, blue, faceted stone in a setting of antique silver fringe. Very showy, fun and funky. Worn as a pin or pendant. Made by BSK, mid 20th C.