Look at the sky. Does its sapphire hue dim when you take a single breath? Are the stars drawn closer when you weep? The sky cannot be diminished so. Thus it is with the spirit: it is a thing without beginning or end. Elaine Cunningham
A Beautiful 1900s Art Nouveau Sapphire and Diamond Mounted in Gold and Platinum Ring
Gorgeous Diamond and Opal 18k Yellow Gold Pendant Necklace
This fantastic 18k yellow gold pendant necklace, designed in Italy, features 1 opal stone, of exquisite color, weighing 4.02 carats and 32 round brilliant cut white diamonds of F color, VS2 clarity and excellent cut and brilliance, weighing .50 carat total. The chain measures 17 inches in length. The pendant measures 14mm in length and 20mm at the widest point.
Composed of five oval-shaped ruby and diamond clusters to the diamond-set panels of foliate design, mounted in silver and gold, circa 1860, 19.6 cm. inner circumference
Lots 320 and 322 were, by family tradition, given by Emperor Franz Joseph (1830-1916) as wedding gifts to Archduchess Elisabeth of Austria (1878-1960), on her marriage in 1903 to Prince Aloys of Liechtenstein (1869-1955), thence by descent
Comprised as a flower head, this resplendent Bulgari brooch is set with a myriad of radiant diamonds and Burma rubies, finely mounted in platinum. Signed Bulgari. 25 Burma rubies weighing approx. 25 cts. with SSEF cert.
Great prices can be found on sapphire jewelry at estate sales and auctions. Many times you can find stunning designs that are one of kind, and will never be created again. These gorgeous rings have been someone’s treasure for a long time, and many are considered antiques or vintage jewelry.
These are a few of the many pieces of gorgeous sapphire and diamond estate jewelry that can be found online, or by actually going to an estate sale. Great prices can be found on sapphire jewelry at estate sales and auctions. Many times you can find stunning designs that are one of kind, and will never be created again. These gorgeous rings have been someone’s treasure for a long time, and many are considered antiques or vintage jewelry. Now you can be the owner of such treasures with a little time and effort in seeking them out. The enjoyment one gets from hunting for such gorgeous treasures can be as much or more fun as wearing these exquisite pieces of jewelry. Estate jewelry can be a rare find, and seeking these treasures will leave you with a satisfaction rarely achieved by many individuals.
Temple St. Clair founded her company in 1986 in Florence, Italy, beginning her collaboration with the world’s finest goldsmiths – the centuries-old Florentine goldsmiths’ guild. That same year, St. Clair became the first fine jeweler to be represented and carried by Barneys New York. With an artist’s eye and explorer’s heart, St. Clair fashions rare colored gems with distinctive gold work to illustrate universal narratives of the earth and cosmos.
18K Angel Ring $3,250 Dimensions: W: 18.2 mm/0.7” Stone Details: diamonds: 0.306 cts
After Queen Victoria’s death, the Oriental Circlet passes onto to her daughter-in-law, Queen Alexandra. Thinking opals ‘unlucky’, Alexandra had the circlet re-set with rubies which had belonged to Victoria, though there don’t seem to have been any images of Queen Alexandra wearing the newly re-set piece.