Mae West Owned Edwardian Platinum 23ct Diamond Necklace Bracelet Suite
Mae West once said, “Without diamonds, honey, I’d feel undressed.” With this necklace, bracelet, and watch suite, she was certainly dressed! West was known for her opulent style and exquisite diamond jewelry, including this Edwardian/ Art Deco platinum and diamond suite. She purportedly donated the four largest diamonds from the necklace to support the war effort in the 1940’s. The three-piece suite was appraised in 2011 for $320,000; appraisal included with purchase. The suite includes:
Necklace: ladies platinum Edwardian era Art Deco design open filigree natural diamond and imitation diamond link necklace, fastening with a fold-over locking clasp | 568 diamonds | 12.9 carats | Appraisal: $188,500
Bracelet: Edwardian era Art Deco design open filigree natural diamond link design, fastening with a fold-over locking clasp with safety chain | 205 diamonds | 8.91 carats |Appraisal: $110,500
Watch: Edwardian era Rado brand 17 jewel mechanical movement watch with black cord band, fastening with a fold-over locking clasp | 68 diamonds | 1.32 carats | Appraisal: $19,950
Metal Type: Platinum (tested)
Measurements: Necklace: 15.5″ long | pendant is approx. 1.9″ long by 1.75″ wide | 90.5 grams
Bracelet: 6.75″ long x 0.6″ wide | 34.2 grams
Watch: 5.75″ long | case measures 2.4″ long | 20.4 grams including band
Art Deco Emerald, Diamond, Platinum Ring The ring features a square-shaped emerald measuring 6.00 x 6.00 x 5.45 mm and weighing approximately 1.15 carats, enhanced by elongated hexagon-shaped diamonds measuring 7.00 x 3.00 x 2.25 mm and weighing a total of approximately 0.65 carat, set in platinum.
The ” Merletto magnifico” necklace inspired by Venetian lace, in platinum & diamonds featuring with 46.5ct Zambian emerald!! The magnificent necklace was created by Bulgari. Bulgari is a upscale retailer of Italian designer jewelry, watches, accessories & fragrances for men & women.
Sun Tiara circa 1907 made by Cartier with a yellow diamond, white diamonds, platinum, yellow gold. Alternate sapphire setting.
Sun tiaras are recorded from the beginning of the nineteenth century. At the 1889 Paris Exposition the jeweler Vever exhibited a model containing a 54-carat diamond. Cartier’s first sun tiaras date from 1904 and were delivered to J.P. Morgan in New York and the Countess of Suffolk in London. In Londons Cartier’s were still designing sun tiaras in the 1920s, some of which were set with a large cabochon sapphire or emerald at the center. The last one was ordered in 1926 by the daughter of Mrs Cavendish-Bentinck.
A Gorgeous 5.04 CWT Natural Green Zambian Emerald and Diamond Women Ring Made in 14K Solid Yellow Gold. “Superb Looking Emerald Ring”. Total Natural Colombian Emerald Weight is – 3.04 CTW. Emerald Measurements is – 9.58 X 7.90 mm.
Main Stone Color: Green Style: Cocktail Country/Region of Manufacture: United States Metal: 14K Yellow Gold Ring Size: 6 Metal Purity: 14K Solid Gold Main Stone Creation: Natural Sizable: Yes Main Stone Treatment: Oiling/Resin Main Stone: Emerald Secondary Stone: Diamond Total Carat Weight (TCW): 5.04 Base Metal: 14K Yellow Gold Main Stone Shape: Emerald Jewelry Type: Ring
An Exquisite Harry Winston Emerald and Diamond Necklace
Vintage platinum diamond and Colombian emerald necklace, weighing 16 carats of diamonds and 75 carats of emerald, signed Harry Winston, circa 1970s.
Handcrafting impeccable jewels around the world’s most beautiful diamonds has been a tradition at the House of Harry Winston since it was founded in 1932. The ultimate treasures, each piece of vintage jewelry has its own unique story and provenance – a living history, told through the world’s rarest and most extraordinary gems.
Vintage Harry Winston jewels are a reminder of their founder’s legacy and represent the exquisite quality and pioneering craftsmanship that defines the House’s inimitable and unsurpassed style. Today, the Harry Winston Estate Department continues to preserve the House’s exceptional heritage by repurchasing some of our most beloved vintage designs from family estates.
Featured is a breathtaking tanzanite and diamond ring in solid 18kt white gold. The centerpiece is a 9.50 carat rectangular cushion cut tanzanite exhibiting an intense bluish purple hue. It looks absolutely spectacular in person surrounded by the graduation of diamonds around it. There are 9 round brilliant diamonds graduating in size encircled around the tanzy with milgrain beaded edges while another 56 smaller round diamonds are set around the setting. The shank is encrusted with 6 baguette cut channel set diamonds on each side which adds to its vintage style. The diamonds weigh about 1.75 carats total and are graded G-H in color and SI1 in clarity. The ring weighs a hefty 11.9 grams and is currently a size 6.75 and can be resized. It rises 11mm above your finger and its ring face measures 21.80 North to South and 17.00mm East to West. The piece was crafted in the 1990s and is in pristine condition.
Crafted in the 1990s, Pre-Owned Solid 18kt (750) White Gold 11.9 Total Gram Weight 9.50 Carat Total Tanzanite Weight Intense Bluish Purple / Rectangular Cushion Cut / Type II VS 13.97 x 12.55 x 7.19 mm 1.75 Carat Total Accent Diamond Weight G-H / SI1 / 74 Rounds & 12 Baguettes Markings: ’18K 750′ Ring Size: 6.75 (free resizing)
A Gorgeous 7.18 carat estate bracelet featuring genuine Natural Ceylon Pink Sapphires set into SOLID 14k white gold with sparkling natural accent diamonds. There are 19 bezel set round brilliant cut pink sapphires totaling approximately 6.16 carats. These exceptional Pink Sapphires offer VS clarity with only minor inclusions and display a rich pink color with excellent saturation and balance. Additionally, there are 304 ROUND BRILLIANT natural accent diamonds totaling and additional 1.02 carats with Near Flawless to Eye Clean “VS2-SI2” clarity with NEAR COLORLESS “G-H-I” color.
7.18 carat estate bracelet featuring genuine VS clarity Natural Ceylon Pink Sapphires set into SOLID 14k white gold with sparkling natural accent diamonds. There are 19 bezel set round brilliant cut pink sapphires measuring approximately 3.81 mm each with a combined weight of approximately 6.16 carats. These exceptional Pink Sapphires offer VS clarity with only minor inclusions and display a rich pink color with excellent saturation and balance. Additionally, there are 304 ROUND BRILLIANT natural accent diamonds totaling and additional 1.02 carats. These Perfectly Clear diamonds are graded at Near Flawless to Eye Clean “VS2-SI2” clarity with NEAR COLORLESS “G-H-I” color so you can be assured of the superior quality, excellent brilliance, flash, sparkle & fire.
All of the beautiful gemstones are 100% genuine totaling a very substantial 7.18 carats and the bracelet measures 7.25 inches in length. The total weight is a HEAVY, strong & sturdy 26.60 grams and is constructed of solid 14k white gold with 100% quality natural gems. This Gorgeous Bracelet is available at Certified Jewelry