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    Amethyst & Aquamarine 1950s Brooch & Earrings Set by Hobé

    Designed by William Hobé's sons, this 1950s set features layered amethyst and aquamarine glass stones in a gold-plated setting.  The contrasting colors and shapes make this brooch and clip-back earrings the right pieces for all seasons. This color combination reminds me of the early episodes of Mad Men.
    $ 175
    $ 175
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    $ 250

    Amethyst & Blue Topaz 1950s Earrings by Elsa Schiaparelli

    These 1950s earrings by Elsa Schiaparelli join a pear-shaped amethyst cabochon glass stone, a faceted blue-green topaz glass stone and faceted round bi-color glass stones that combine both colors. Textured silver-tone scrolls finish the design on these stunning clip-backs. Another Schiaparelli masterpiece!
    $ 250
    $ 250
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    $ 145

    Amethyst & Diamanté 1950s Necklace by Bogoff

    Deep-amethyst-glass stones in various shapes are set into rhodium-plated metal that forms a decorative centerpiece with pendant in this striking and elegant 1950s necklace by Bogoff. Small round glass stones in the same shade embellish the linked chain, which finishes with a diamanté-adorned fold-over clasp.  The rich royal hue and detailed setting make this piece fit for a jewelry diva. I have other pieces by Bogoff that are even more diva-like -- scroll down to see them.
    $ 145
    $ 145
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    Vintage amethyst brooch with diamanté-accented gold ribbons
    Another way to wear this vintage amethyst brooch
    $ 225

    Amethyst & Pavé Gold Bouquet 1940s Brooch by Mazer Bros.

    This brooch is a bouquet of emerald-cut pale-purple-glass flowers with gold-plated stems and pavé accents is tied with a bow. Even the stem ends of this 1940s Retro Modern piece by Mazer are finished with diamanté. These details and the two-piece construction illustrate the high quality associated with this maker's work. This brooch has a roll-over safety clasp. Although this piece is no longer available, scroll down to see similar brooches from the 1940s that you might like. See all of Mazer Brothers pieces here.
    $ 225
    $ 225
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    $ 195

    Amethyst & Silver Filigree Art Deco Earrings

    Faceted amethyst-glass stones are capped with silver filigree and suspended from filigree balls in these lovely Art Deco earrings. The original screw-backs were replaced with sterling silver lever-backs for pierced ears by my expert jeweler. Scroll down to see an amethyst Art Deco bracelet to wear with these earrings.
    $ 195
    $ 195
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    Amethyst & Sterling Art Deco Bracelet by Leach & Miller

    This Art Deco bracelet by Leach & Miller features pyramid-shaped amethyst-glass stones in a stunning and unusual shade of fuchsia. The setting is sterling silver with a hidden tongue-in-groove clasp. Leach & Miller bracelets in this color and of this length are hard to find.
    $ 300
    $ 300
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    $ 295

    Amethyst & Crystal Art Deco Necklace

    Faceted, long amethyst glass stones are separated by trios of faceted crystals collet-set in decorative mounts in this classic 1920s Art Deco necklace. The stones are all open-back to allow for the maximum reflection of light. The settings for the three crystals closest to the spring-ring clasp have plain edges – they were added to lengthen the original 14.5 inch necklace. This necklace may be sterling, but it is unmarked (except for the clasp). This gorgeous piece was part of my personal collection. Scroll down to see a selection of Art Deco earrings and bracelets to wear with this lovely necklace.
    $ 295
    $ 295
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    Vintage lariat necklace with large amethyst briolettes
    Briolettes and amethyst beads
    $ 235

    Amethyst Art Deco Lariat Necklace

    This necklace has a large, faceted amethyst-glass briolette at each end of the silver-tone paper-clip chain. You can tie this 1920s Art Deco piece at any length and wear the briolettes the same length or one longer than the other. You can even tie this necklace in the back and have the briolettes accentuate a low-cut neckline in the back, which was typically done in the 1920s. The briolettes on this versatile piece have substantial weight and are gorgeous! This necklace is no longer available. Scroll down to see a similar piece that you might like.
    $ 235
    $ 235
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    $ 225

    Amethyst Bead & Pearl French 1950s Brooch

    This stunning 1950s French brooch features deep amethyst, pink, blue and clear blown-glass beads layered with faux pearls. Many of the beads are multi-colored. The leaves, flowers and beads are all wired onto a brass grid. The quality and construction of this piece are in the style of Louis Rousselet.  This brooch closes with a trombone clasp.
    $ 225
    $ 225
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    $ 395

    Amethyst Bead Italian 1950s Earrings by Coppola e Toppo

    Even if these luscious amethyst-glass-bead earrings were not signed, they scream the maker's name. The design, colors and construction are outstanding. Notice the subtle interweaving of a thin line of magenta beads on the top. These all-original earrings are clip-backs in a gold-tone setting and have substantial weight. Not for the faint-hearted!
    $ 395
    $ 395
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    $ 175

    Amethyst Drop Art Deco Earrings

    These all-original screw-back Art Deco earrings feature faceted amethyst-glass drops suspended from square-cut amethyst-glass stones. The findings are silver-tone. Nice movement!  These earrings coordinate well with my amethyst Art Deco bracelet -- scroll down to see it.
    $ 175
    $ 175
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    $ 295

    Amethyst Triangle Art Deco Necklace

    Amethyst glass in triangle-shaped mounds are mounted on silver-tone frames in this amazing 1920s Art Deco necklace. The stones are rounded at the top and open-backed. This stunning, glowing piece closes with a spring-ring clasp. Although the clasp is marked "sterling" and "Ger", the frames are unmarked. This necklace may be German in origin. Scroll down to see a selection of Art Deco bracelets to wear with this lovely royal jewel.
    $ 295
    $ 295
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    $ 450

    Amethyst, Pink Tourmaline & Silver Leaf 1950s Bracelet by Elsa Schiaparelli

    High-domed, amethyst-art-glass cabochons are accented with faceted pink-tourmaline-glass stones and mounted among antiqued silver-tone leaves in this 1950s bracelet by Elsa Schiaparelli. This five-link bracelet has a fold-over clasp and safety chain. The mottled-purple bullet-nose cabochon art glass is fantastic, and the contrasting colored stones make this bracelet a truly exquisite piece from an amazing designer. I have another bracelet in the same design with a different color palette -- scroll down to see it.
    $ 450
    $ 450
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    Apple Juice Celluloid Drop Earrings

    Apple-juice celluloid(?) beads and hoops connected with brass filigree findings form these delightfully long, Art Deco earrings. They are all-original with screw backs, which can be modified for pierced ears. This color is perfect for women who look best in warm hues. These wonderful 1920s earrings are fun to wear!
    $ 195
    $ 195
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    Aquamarine & Pavé 1950s Diadem Brooch/Necklace by Adolph Katz for Coro

    The pavé center is surrounded by aquamarine-glass stones on this brooch that Adolph Katz designed and Coro named Diadem. It has a gold-plated woven border with a roll-over safety-clasp and a loop that allows the piece to be worn as a necklace. An advertisement for a demi-parure in the same design but with all diamanté, reproduced in Marcia Brown's book on Coro, reads:  "Diadem Jewels by Coro ... To cast a lovely light about you, an aura of excitement, a glow of elegance ... first magnitude jewels at their starriest heights". Included with the brooch is the gold-plated double snake chain with a diamanté-adorned tongue-in-groove clasp that is the same design as the brooch center. The snake chain was made for a very slender neck. Please note the chain length (14 1/4") and check your neck size before purchasing this piece.
    $ 300
    $ 300
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    $ 150

    Aquamarine & Silver Filigree Art Deco Bangle by Peckham

    This faceted aquamarine-glass tone and silver-tone filigree Art Deco bangle bracelet is a fine example of one type of bracelet that was very fashionable in this era. Peckham was known for their pierced costume jewelry, which is how this bracelet would have been described when it was made. The flower-embossed band is a delicate detail. This bracelet expands for putting on and then closes securely for wearing. Scroll down to see other Art Deco aquamarine bracelets to wear with this one.
    $ 150
    $ 150
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    Aquamarine & Sterling Art Deco Line Bracelet

    Faceted aquamarine-glass stones channel set in sterling silver with engraved edges form this classic Art Deco line bracelet, the forerunner of the contemporary tennis bracelet. In the 1920s-1930s, these popular bracelets were known as flexible bracelets. This piece has a tongue-in-groove clasp with safety catch.
    $ 250
    $ 250
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    Aquamarine & Filigree Art Deco Necklace

    This lovely 1920s Art Deco necklace on a delicate chain features a centerpiece with alternating aquamarine-glass stones and square filigree plaques. The open-backed, faceted, shield-shaped stones sit on decorated frames. An aquamarine-glass bead sits at each end of the centerpiece. This necklace, which closes with a press-back filigree clasp, is chromium-plated. These particular aquamarines are right for those who look best in cooler colors. Scroll down to see complementary aquamarine bracelets to wear with this pretty jewel.
    $ 195
    $ 195
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    Scandinavian vintage silver brooch with aqua center
    Close-up view of flower
    $ 165

    Aquamarine & Sterling Flower 1920s Brooch by Bjerregaard

    This Scandinavian vintage silver brooch is in the shape of a simple, yet elegant flower with an aquamarine glass stone center. This sterling piece has the smooth finish often associated with jewelry from that part of the world. According to the website Online Encyclopedia of Silver Marks, Hallmarks, and Makers’ Marks, this brooch was made by Hans Saugmann Bjerregaard, a silversmith in Kjellerup (central Denmark) from 1921-1937. This piece is lovely!
    $ 165
    $ 165
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    Vintage aquamarine bracelet in sterling silver
    Aquamarine Art Deco line bracelet
    $ 395

    Aquamarine & Sterling Line Bracelet

    This vintage aquamarine bracelet has square-cut glass stones channel-set in rhodium-plated sterling silver links with engraved edges. It is an excellent example of an Art Deco line bracelet, so popular in the 1920s-1930s. Longer than many from this era, this one has substantial weight and width as well as excellent construction and articulation. The concealed clasp has a safety catch. This bracelet is signed, but I cannot identify the maker. Because of its simple, classic lines, this bracelet coordinates well with more elaborate pieces from other eras. In fact, it adorned a runway model at Toronto Fashion Week for Spring 2019. She wore this jewel with fabulous 1950s diamanté chandelier earrings, which you can see here. Although this item is no longer available, you may like another aquamarine bracelet in a similar design from the same era – scroll down to see it.
    $ 395
    $ 395
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    $ 395

    Aquamarine & Vermeil Sterling Bow 1940s Brooch by Hobé

    This gorgeous horizontal, sterling silver bow brooch is a larger and more elaborate variation of a popular Hobé theme. Flowing buds are graceful embellishments to the trio of aquamarine glass stones that follows the curve of each ribbon loop. The gold-plated sterling flower in the center is a stunning rendition of my favorite Hobé form. The pin closes with a roll-over safety clasp.
    $ 395
    $ 395
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    $ 425

    Aquamarine Bead 5-Strand 1950s Necklace by Miriam Haskell

    This 1950s necklace by Miriam Haskell features five strands of aquamarine-glass beads in various shapes and sizes, some with filigree end-caps, which are joined with Russian-gold filigree caps at each end of the bejeweled clasp. The color is just stunning! This necklace was made for a slim neck. Please note the necklace length (the shortest strand is 14") and measure your neck before purchasing this piece.
    $ 425
    $ 425
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    $ 185

    Aquamarine Bead Art Deco Necklace

    Graduated, faceted aquamarine-crystal beads form this beautiful Art Deco necklace. The beads have the weight of lead crystal and are knotted in between. The color is a lush aqua. This necklace, which closes with a spring-ring clasp, has been re-strung recently by my expert jeweler.
    $ 185
    $ 185
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    $ 145

    Aquamarine, Diamanté & Sterling 1940s Earrings

    I can't decide if these sterling silver and diamanté earrings have aquamarine or blue topaz glass stones. Whichever the color, the unusually-shaped stones are faceted and the center of attention.  These unsigned earrings have the same sterling silver clip-backs of another pair by Mazer, so they may be from the same maker. The high quality of these earrings is certainly comparable to Mazer.
    $ 145
    $ 145