Antique Acquisitions
October 8, 2018
by ESQUELETO

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We love the feeling of wearing pieces from the past – antique jewelry feels so rich with an aura of timeless style. Some of these precious beauties have been in families for centuries, and we can see why they’ve lasted through the ages. Our Vintage section is always resplendent with treasures, below find ten of our favorite pieces of wearable history currently in the webshop!


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        VINTAGE CAMEO RING

        Cameos are all the rage right now… and this stunning ring is a shining example of the style. The figure in the cameo wears a lion pelt headdress, which is often associated with depictions of Alexander the Great.


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        SILVER COLLAR WITH LOCKET

        A statement piece for the ages! A thick, fancy silver collar is adorned with a large locket embellished with a detailed carving of a water bird in a tropical setting.


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        DIAMOND GYPSY RING

        Three diamond stars light up the sky in this thick 3.5mm gold band. We’re super enchanted with this celestial power piece!


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        VINTAGE WATCH AND CHAIN

        This lariat-style necklace has serious Deco vibes. A perfectly posh watch pendant hangs from a club shaped bow. A slim, banker’s chain boasts lovely tube bead details that match the trim of the watch face.


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        VINTAGE RUBY QUEEN RING

        A staff favorite, this ruby ring is as regal as it is royal. Her majesty, a bezel-set teardrop ruby, is cloistered in a halo of eleven round diamonds. A corona of five heavenly diamonds graces her crown. She is a mixed metal masterpiece.


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        GEORGIAN DIAMOND RING


        Classic Georgian style. Seven rose cut diamonds radiate from a silver setting, which was believed to enhance the color of the diamond. A common stylistic characteristic of the era was the wheat stalk, symbolizing fertility and shown here as a carved detail on the 18k gold band.


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        ETRUSCAN TASSEL EARRINGS

        Made in the style of the ancient Etruscans, who inhabited what is now Tuscany, these timeless tassels feel both ancient and extremely contemporary.


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        VICTORIAN TURQUOISE RING

        Victorians loved superstitious talismans, and this evil eye ring rendered in turquoise is simply a vision!


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        OVERSIZE LINK CHAIN

        A hefty 15k gold collar that’s perfect for your next turtleneck and chain look.


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        GRIFFIN SIGNET

        An 18k gold signet engraved with a griffin, denoting strength and leadership. Definitely a boss ring.


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