Ella Gafter

New York, NY

About Ella Gafter

Ella Gafter is recognized as one of the world’s leading pearl jewelers, even earning herself the epithet of “The Queen of Pearls”. She is known both for sourcing these organic gems directly in Australia and for her exclusive use of pearls of high quality and uncommonly large size. In 2001, an extraordinary corsage brooch by Ella Gafter was one of the very few contemporary pieces included in the American Museum of Natural History’s “Pearls” exhibition which traveled around the world for 10 years. Moreover, Ella’s work has always enjoyed tremendous editorial coverage fro...Read More

Ella Gafter

1stdibs Dealer Since 2017

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21st Century Tennis Bracelets
The 6.5” bracelet features a row of especially calibrated princess-cut pink sapphires (17.60 carats) flanked by a bridge set with round diamonds. The clasp consists of an oval shape ...
21st Century Bangles
The bracelet features 30 calibrated oval cut faceted blue sapphires of splendid color for a total of approximately 35 carats. The design is complete with approximately 2 carats of to...
21st Century Pendant Necklaces
The pendant features 2 faceted heart-shape blue sapphires suspending a 14.5 x 16.5mm pearl from the waters of Northwestern Australia. The design is complete with round diamonds. The...
21st Century Cocktail Rings
This ring features 3 faceted oval-cut rubies (4.29 carats total) in a design of pavé set round diamonds (1.79 carats) with white gold accents. The diamonds are of top quality (color,...
21st Century Clip-on Earrings
The earrings feature 2 pear shape faceted yellow sapphires (approximately 6 carats) accented with especially calibrated yellow sapphire baguettes (approximately 1.50 carats). The flo...
21st Century Contemporary Brooches
The three-dimensional dolphin springs up from the sea and creates a diamond wave and mist with 5.56 carats of faceted blue Ceylon sapphire. The body is decorated with tinted New Zeal...
21st Century Contemporary Cuff Bracelets
This bracelet features eight large golden pearls separated by eight floral motifs. The untreated pearls originate from the waters of Indonesia. They display a beautiful nacre and th...
21st Century Contemporary Cufflinks
The coins are set in a square frame decorated by a round diamond at each corner. The pair is entirely hand made in our own workshop in Naples, Italy, according to an original design ...
21st Century Contemporary Drop Earrings
The pair features 2 Tahitian pearls of 14 x 15mm with clean skin and an attractive dark grey color. The pearls originate in French Polynesia and were subjected to no chemical treatme...
21st Century Brooches
This bee brooch features a golden pearl of 17mm diameter. The flexible wings are set with custom cut synthetic yellow quartz. The design is complete with 0.90 carats of fancy color d...
21st Century Brooches
This bee brooch features a South Sea pearl of 17.5mm diameter. The flexible wings are set with custom cut tinted paua shell topped by transparent crystal. The design is complete with...
21st Century Brooches
This bee brooch features a South Sea pearl of 17.5mm diameter. The wings are set with custom cut frosted crystal. The design is complete with a faceted drop shape blue sapphire (0.95...

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