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Three Colors Of Gold Handcrafted Retro Butterfl...

Entirely hand fabricated in 14 karat pink, green and white gold, with pierced and articulated w...

Entirely hand fabricated in 14 karat pink, green and white gold, with pierced and articulated wings, signed MASSALONE.  Approximately 1 3/4" by 1 1/4" overall.  Unique handcrafted estate butterfly brooch circa 1940. Reference Number: P4371 Period: 1940's Signed By: MASSALONE Price: $1,250.00 Condition: Excellent Metal Type: 14 Karat Gold

$1,250.00

Retro Citrine And Gold Parrot Clip/Brooch

Yellow-green and rose 18 karat gold bring a delightful contrast to this whimsical parrot attire...

Yellow-green and rose 18 karat gold bring a delightful contrast to this whimsical parrot attired in citrine feathers studded with bezel- set rose-cut diamonds, similarly cut diamonds form the eye.  All the diamonds are set in platinum.  Definitely a talking parrot, talking about style.  Approximately 2" long and 1" wide.  Vintage estate jewelry, circa 1940. Reference Number: P4206 Period: 1940's Price: $1,700.00 Condition: Excellent Metal Type: 18 Karat Gold / Platinum Stone(s): Diamonds, ...

$1,700.00

Kutchinsky Estate Koala Bear Brooch

There is a common denominator among koala bear faces.  They look kind of grumpy and sleepy.  On...

There is a common denominator among koala bear faces.  They look kind of grumpy and sleepy.  On the other hand, bells are ringing when it comes to Kutchinsky's wonderful little fellow with its delightful expression of joy and surprise in seeing you.  That's what it is all about.  Isn't that great?  Crafted in 18 karat gold decorated with colorful enamel accents, approximately 1 5/8 by 1 3/4 inches overall.  Unique signed estate jewelry circa 1968. Reference Number: P4440 Period: 1960s Sign...

$3,500.00

Retro Orchid Ruby and Diamond Brooch

Undeniable retro styling and scale unfolding into the shape of one of the most exotic and unusu...

Undeniable retro styling and scale unfolding into the shape of one of the most exotic and unusual flowers in the world, known for their ability to draw attention, while all at once evoking elegance, innocence and refinement.  Adorned with rubies weighing approximately 3.25 carats, diamonds set in platinum totaling approximately 3.00 carats, mounted in 18 karat rose gold for added contrast and drama.  An outstanding jewel.  Approximately 3 inches long and 2.25 inches wide overall.  Unique re...

$7,900.00

Victorian Dragonfly Brooch with Diamonds Rubies...

Graceful and delicate as only a dragonfly can be, full of detail that lends an aura of realism....

Graceful and delicate as only a dragonfly can be, full of detail that lends an aura of realism. Perched upon a curvaceous twig, the wings designed in such a way that they appear to be in motion, encrusted with rose-cut diamonds and decorated with pierced work, to the long and slender abdomen set with blue sapphires totaling approximately 1.50 carats, and ruby eyes.  14 karat gold and silver, approximately 1 1/2 by 1 1/2 inches overall.  Antique gold and silver Victorian dragonfly brooch cir...

$2,500.00

Trabert and Hoeffer Mauboussin Retro Moonstone ...

   A romantic retro composition suggesting pussy willow branches realized via  a clever arrange...

   A romantic retro composition suggesting pussy willow branches realized via  a clever arrangement of moonstones and rubies in 14 karat yellow, all gathered with a diamond ribbon.  From the Reflections collection by Trabert & Hoeffer Mauboussin.  Double stemmed clip back, approximately 3 3/4" long and 2 1/8" wide overall.  Estate Trabert & Hoeffer Reflections moonstone clip brooch circa 1940 Reference Number: P4471 Period: 1940s Signed By: Trabert & Hoeffer Mauboussin Price: $...

$4,900.00

Zolotas Estate Owl Brooch Circa 1970

According to the House of Zolotas, jewelry is "the encounter of matter and time... before being...

According to the House of Zolotas, jewelry is "the encounter of matter and time... before being a decorative instrument - is a magic symbol of perfection and indestructibility... a piece of hand shaped nature, a ray of light that people wear or offer as a present to others."   This owl brooch is the perfect blend of whimsy, originality and fine workmanship.  Maybe it is Athena herself!   Just look at that face... if only it could talk, maybe it would tell tales of white-washed seaside villa...

$1,250.00

Gold and Diamond Poodle Brooch Circa 1950

Perfectly groomed and poised... with a genuine sparkle in the eyes... a real charmer.  And you ...

Perfectly groomed and poised... with a genuine sparkle in the eyes... a real charmer.  And you can take it out for a walk and the only things you'll be picking up is compliments.  How wonderful is that?  Mid twentieth century 18 karat yellow gold and diamond poodle brooch by Merrin circa 1950. DIMENSIONS:  1 3/8" horizontal width and 1 7/16" vertical width. Reference Number: P4517 Period: 1950s Price: $1,500.00 Condition: Excellent consistent with age and wear Metal Type: 18 Karat Gold Sto...

$1,500.00

Marcus & Co. Edwardian Blue Sapphire and Rose-C...

A ribbon of  blue sapphires and rose-cut diamonds mounted in platinum by Marcus & Co circa ...

A ribbon of  blue sapphires and rose-cut diamonds mounted in platinum by Marcus & Co circa 1910.  The design evokes a delicate and airy construction shaped into a circular motif.  Its delightful aesthetic derived from Edwardian design sensibility employing open work featuring a clever arrangement of eight alternating bezel-set blue sapphires weighing approximately 2.00 carats and eight organic shapes, each set with a single rose-cut diamond, all totaling approximately 0.40 carat. Togeth...

$3,500.00

1960s 18-Karat Gold and Ruby Turtle Brooch

Land turtle 18-karat yellow gold clip/brooch with ruby eyes, circa 1960.  For some reason unkno...

Land turtle 18-karat yellow gold clip/brooch with ruby eyes, circa 1960.  For some reason unknown to us, we come across a lot of turtle brooches depicting sea turtles, land turtles not very often.  It is very refreshing to be able to include this little fellow (land turtle) in our estate jewelry collection.  It is very cute, crafted with a great deal of attention to details that give it a very charismatic personality.  The sturdy double stem clip facilitates positioning it on your garment i...

$1,500.00

Rikers Victorian Fleur de Lis Brooch

Victorian fleur de lis brooch, circa 1895, mounted in 14-karat gold with pearls, maker's marks ...

Victorian fleur de lis brooch, circa 1895, mounted in 14-karat gold with pearls, maker's marks for Rikers.  The sculptural design features a watch hook on the back and a wonderful patina that emphasizes the period when it was made. DIMENSIONS:  1 5/16" long and 1" wide overall. Reference Number: P4552 Period: Victorian Signed By: Rikers Price: $750.00 Condition: Excellent consistent with age and wear Metal Type: 14-Karat Gold Stone(s): Pearls

$750.00

Antique Hebe and Zeus Mythological Shell Cameo ...

Shell cameo brooch representing Hebe and Zeus mounted in 14-karat yellow gold, circa 1900.  A l...

Shell cameo brooch representing Hebe and Zeus mounted in 14-karat yellow gold, circa 1900.  A larger scale depiction of mythological Hebe, goddess of youth and cup bearer for the gods and goddesses of Mount Olympus, offering a cup of ambrosia to her father Zeus, disguised as an eagle.  Supposedly, Hebe had the power to grant eternal youth.  As you can see, she is very well preserved!  It was also believed that like a phoenix, the eagle could restore itself to a younger state.  Very crisp ca...

$1,250.00

1960s Cat Mouse Ruby Diamond Gold Brooch

Cat and mouse gold brooch with diamonds and rubies circa 1960.  Seemingly a peaceful and harmon...

Cat and mouse gold brooch with diamonds and rubies circa 1960.  Seemingly a peaceful and harmonious tete a tete between cat and mouse... with stars in its eyes... the cat... looking quite smug... silently thinking to itself, "Yeah, yeah... I can always e-e-eat you!"... on the other hand, the mouse, "Catch me if you can, you clumsy ball of fur."  Crafted in 18-karat yellow gold, the mouse with ruby eyes, the cat with diamond eyes totaling approximately 0.05 carat, white nose and whiskers. DI...

$1,500.00

1890s Victorian Pearl Diamond Brooch-pendant

1890s Victorian pearl diamond silver and gold brooch-pendant.  The open work design features ei...

1890s Victorian pearl diamond silver and gold brooch-pendant.  The open work design features eight natural button pearls set at intervals upon organic scrolling motifs frosted with diamonds totaling approximately 0.75 carat, mounted in silver and 14-karat gold, suspended from a delicate 14-karat white gold chain.  Indicative of the period when it was made, the brooch attachment screws on and off in order to facilitate alternate modes of wearing the jewel.  DIMENSIONS:  1 5/8" long and 15/16...

$2,900.00

T B Starr Edwardian Diamond Platinum Bow Brooch

T B Starr Edwardian diamond and platinum bow brooch circa 1910.  Designed as a bow centering an...

T B Starr Edwardian diamond and platinum bow brooch circa 1910.  Designed as a bow centering an old-cut diamond flanked by outwardly graduating similarly cut diamonds, on a platinum mounting that is a fine example of the virtues of Edwardian taste in excellent quality jewels, high craftsmanship and outstanding beauty, characterized by symmetry applied to curvaceous geometry of soft lines embellished with delicate pierced work crisped by millegrain, the thirty-one diamonds totaling approxima...

$2,500.00

Victorian 1890s Quatrefoil Brooch Pendant Diamo...

Victorian 1890s quatrefoil gold and diamond brooch pendant.  Lavishly decorated  by embossed sc...

Victorian 1890s quatrefoil gold and diamond brooch pendant.  Lavishly decorated  by embossed scrolling motifs supporting a single round diamond weighing approximately 0.15 carat, approximately H color and SI1 clarity, mounted in 15-karat yellow gold, the back side conceals a swiveling bail that allows wearing the brooch as a pendant.  For over three decades Jacob's Diamond & Estate Jewelry has been in the business of selling a carefully curated collection of antique and estate jewelry. ...

$795.00