Ring | French, Paris | The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Inscription: Engraved inside shoulder: 170Marking:  unidentified maker's mark eagle's head, single outline (Paris mark for gold, restricted warranty, 1838–47)Location of marks:–: on hoop
Art Deco Amethyst and Diamond Ring
This unique and striking Art Deco ring, circa 1930s, is a work of jewelry art in purple and white - amethyst and diamonds that is. The lozenge shape top is set with a pair of trapezoidal amethysts bisected with a sparkling row of tiny single-cut diamonds
Art Nouveau Citrine and Peridot Brooch
A fancy artful variation of a classic Art Nouveau whiplash motif, rendered in velvety 14K yellow gold, envelops a faceted oval golden citrine, and supports a bright lime green pear shape peridot, in this charming brooch dotted with a pair of small European-cut diamonds. Circa 1900.
Circus of Splendor & Grandeur
Welcome to my trunk of "borrowed" treasures. Feel free to pull up a chair, savor a cup of tea, and peruse the razzle-dazzle of this Circus. OTHER BLOG - http://everainsplanet.tumblr.com PINTEREST -...
Resolution #1: Calm down with the chocolate. Ever since these babies went half off at the supermarket, I've been eating them for breakfast, lunch and dinner. (Pic from Candy Blog) They are basically Cadbury Mini Eggs, but with less egg shape and more Christmas. Also, resolution #1 may quickly be broken by Easter. Speaking of Cadbury--Deep Fried Creme Eggs, anyone? Mmmm. (Pic from Lovescool) I think I've mentioned before that I grew up in Northern New York, a land of strip malls, sweatpants…
The Week in Estate Jewelry: Snakes, Bears, and “I Like My Choyce”
Circa the 1920s, this piece is a marriage of two different makers: Cartier and Mauboussin. It’s a pairing worthy of the filthiest fan fiction. The Art Deco sautoir — which is a long necklace usually terminated with a tassel or pendant — is signed Cartier. It’s made of platinum, with 340 old European
Cartier. (attribuée à) Broche barrette. Vers 1910
Cartier. (attribuée à) Broche barrette. Vers 1910. En platine et or gris, sertie d'une ligne de diamants taille brillant terminée de volutes et rehaussée
Art Deco Diamond, Emerald, Onyx, Platinum Brooch. The brooch | Lot #39413 | Heritage Auctions
Art Deco Diamond, Emerald, Onyx, Platinum Brooch The brooch features full-cut diamonds weighing a total of - Available at 2006 December Heritage...