Art Deco or deco, is an eclectic artistic and design style that began in Paris in the 1920s and flourished internationally throughout the 1930s and into the World War II era.The style influenced all areas of design, including architecture and interior design, industrial design, fashion and jewelry, as well as the visual arts such as painting, graphic arts and film. WIKIPEDIA
1920's hair and makeup. Elaborate and expensive jewels worn as headpieces added a feminine touch to the short hair.
*Aquamarine and Diamond Art Deco Cocktail Ring, Valley Falls is a show-stopping late Art Deco era platinum set cocktail ring centering a stunning 10.26ct Retangular Step Cut natural aquamarine. Flanked on either side by decadent, scalloped stepped-down shoulders and studded with twelve Single Cut diamonds totaling approximately 0.12ct. Circa 1930-1940s.
Sapphire and Diamond FIligree Ring, This striking, stunning and sizable early Art Deco sapphire and diamond ring highlights a bright and beautiful 4.50 carat royal blue Ceylon sapphire. The entrancing gemstone radiates from within a delicately milgrained octagonal setting enveloped in a sparkling cushion of diamonds, exotically adorned with a pierced stylized star motif.
Chaumet Diamond Ear Pendants 1930s. Chaumet, A Pair of Diamond Ear Pendants, each designed as a series of graduated hoops set with circular-cut and cushion-shaped diamonds to ribbon surmounts, French assay and partial maker's marks, later clip fittings, later case by J. Chaumet, circa 1930s.
BOUCHERON A Pair of Diamond 'Feather' Ear Clips 1935's. Boucheron, A Pair of Diamond Ear Clips, each designed as a circular and baguette-cut diamond feather, total diamonds weighing approximately 6.50-7.50 carats, mounted in platinum, signed Boucheron, with maker's marks and French marks, circa 1935.