LET'S RETURN TO THE 1940's
Mixed Metal Tourmaline Diamond Bow Pin. 18kt Yellow , Rose Gold Platinum Pin set with a Flawless Green Tourmaline edged with a single row of Diamonds on either side. Beautifully constructed created. Ca. 1930-1940
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A pair of aquamarine and diamond pendent earrings, circa 1945 Each brilliant-cut diamond surmount suspending geometric motifs of brilliant and single-cut diamonds, terminating in a calf's-head-cut aquamarine, length 3.7cm.
1940's Raymond Yard Star Sapphire Diamond and Platinum Pendant. 1940's Raymond Yard pendant set with a star sapphire weighing 15.83 carats, and 2.75 carats of round diamonds. The pendant is suspended off of a delicate platinum chain set with old miner diamonds. Signed 'Yard'.
U.S. Women making flags at a factory in Brooklyn, New York July 24, 1940.
Utility clothing, shop display 1942, UK
WARTIME FASHIONS: UTILITY CLOTHING, 1942
Early 40s Rayon Floral
Vintage Fashion Guild: 40s dress
Lindy Bop 'Norma' 1940's WW2 Landgirl Pinup Tea Dress
Brooch, circa 1940. A gold hand with ruby cabochon fingernails pinches a 100 carat citrine between thumb and forefinger before disapearing at the wrist into a delicate lace cuff detailed in diamonds and calibré-cut sapphires. Via Diamonds in the Library.
Walter Plunkett for Katharine Hepburn - 1949 - Adam's Rib - Photo by Joanne Arnett - @~ Mlle
A Pair of Art Deco Emerald and Diamond Ear Pendants Each comprising two graduated cabochon emeralds within a circular and baguette-cut diamond surround to the graduated diamond line and collet surmount, circa 1940, with French assay and maker's mark, 7.5 cm long
RETRO DIAMOND AND SAPPHIRE HINGED BRACELET. Lavish and sculptural 14k pinkish-yellow gold with ribbons of French cut sapphire and bead or bezel set diamonds in platinum. Two OEC diamonds, approx. 1.03 cts. and 1.20 cts., two OEC diamonds 1 cts. TW, approx. 6.20 cts. diamonds throughout, ca. 1940.