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The Perfect Mother’s Day Gift: Antique Jewelry

Diamond, 18K Gold and Platinum Brooch.
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A selection of the perfect Mother’s Day jewelry from our Antique Jewelry collection.

Mother’s Day is fast approaching – and there’s no more elegant gift than antique jewelry. A gift of jewelry implies warmth and intimacy, a knowledge and closeness with the giftee. And choosing something with such timeless style is bound to delight her.

Here are a few beautiful items from our collection:

Diamond, 18K Gold and Platinum Brooch

Diamond, 18K Gold and Platinum Brooch. Approximately 12 cts gem round and square high white diamonds set in platinum with heavy, artful 18K gold framing. Diamond, 18K gold, platinum, United States, 1900s.

Approximately 12 cts gem round and square high white diamonds set in platinum with heavy, artful 18K gold framing. Diamond, 18K gold, platinum, United States, 1900s. [Bob Saling | Gallery 32 | 212.921.1649 | natrlgem@aol.com]

 1600 Agate Satyr Cameo Ring

irca 1600 agate Satyr head cameo set in 19th century gold ring with chased gold shoulders, great cameo, a very wearable ring. Agate and gold, European possibly English or Italian, cameo circa 1600 ring and mounting circa 1840.

Circa 1600 agate Satyr head cameo set in 19th century gold ring with chased gold shoulders, great cameo, a very wearable ring. Agate and gold, European possibly English or Italian, cameo circa 1600 ring and mounting circa 1840. [Hartley Brown | Gallery 50 | 917.623.9550, |hartleybrownllc@aol.com]

Egyptian Faience Necklace

Egyptian Faience Necklace

Large 15-strand faience necklace. Faience ceramic, Egypt, 700 B.C. [Palmyra Heritage | Gallery 16 | 212.319.1077 | morris@palmyraheritagegallery.com]

Turquoise and Lapis Earrings

Turquoise and Lapis Earrings

Pair of pear shaped drop earrings suspended from lapis and Turquoise leaves set in white gold. Turquoise, lapis, white gold, USA, contemporary. [Hartley Brown | Gallery 50 | 917.623.9550, |hartleybrownllc@aol.com]

Lowell Nesbitt Flower Brooch and Pendant

Lowell Nesbitt Flower Brooch & Pendant

A large pendant/brooch of a flower by Lowell Nesbitt in gilt bronze, signed and dated. Gilt Bronze, American, 1978. [Leah Gordon | Gallery 18 | 212.872.1422 |leahgor50c@aol.com]

Vintage Puzzle Charm

Vintage Puzzle Charm

14K gold “I Love You” puzzle charm. 14K gold with ruby, America, 1960s. [Hoffman-Gampetro | Gallery 37 | 212.758.1252 | shop91@verizon.net]

We spotlighted this one in our Friday Finds a few months ago: it also happens to be perfect for Mom.

Browse through our Antique Jewelry category for many more unique options. Come browse our galleries in person at The Manhattan Art & Antiques Center: 1050 2nd Avenue (at 56th Street), New York, NY 10022. We are open to the public daily from 10:30AM to 6PM, Sunday noon – 6PM.