1920s jewelry-- transitional and early art deco, art moderne
Jewelry in the 1920s ranged from more traditional pieces, with influences of the previous decades' art nouveau, to more bold, geometric pieces.
1920s French art deco necklace. Very unique, extra long, intricately braided silver chains which are then braided together to form a rope. Light turquoise, buttercup yellow and black bakelite disks decorated with marcasite stones over delicate silver flowers and silver tassels.
Stunning art deco checkerboard pendant of clear and french rose facetted crystals. There are 2 triangular articulated drops at the bottom of the pendant which move with wearer. Crystal baguette and round crystal chain is mixed with silvered bar links. Unusual intense rose color. Rhodium metal, France, 1920s
BLACK, STARR & FROST Rare Art Deco Colored Diamond Ruby Diamond Bracelet USA Circa 1925 What sets this unique Art Deco bracelet apart from the rest is the unusual bold color combination of yellow diamond, pinkish red rubies and white diamonds.
Diamond Black & Red Enamel Lorgnette unknown circa 1920 This unique lorgnette is an elongated hexagonal shape composed of vertical and diagonal rows of bead-set small diamonds alternating with bands of black and red enamel. The back of the lorgnette is intricately engraved and is suspended from a platinum filigree chain. The rounded rectagular spectacles are of white gold.