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Necklaces For Sale
Retro Floral Necklace
Located in New York, NY
Retro Floral Necklace A two-tone gold floral necklace with three rose gold roses adorned with round-cut diamonds and yellow gold leaves. Made circa 1940 Approximate Length: 16" ...
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1940s Unknown Retro Vintage Necklaces

Materials

Diamond, 14k Gold

Aquamarine Necklace 1.97 Carat Kite Cut
Located in Beverly Hills, CA
14K white gold necklace set with a 1.97 carat Aquamarine Kite shape, decorated with a total of 0.34 carat round brilliant diamonds. Returns are accepted and paid by us within 7 days...
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21st Century and Contemporary American Contemporary Necklaces

Materials

Aquamarine, Beryl, Diamond, White Diamond, Multi-gemstone, 14k Gold, Whi...

Aquamarine Necklace 2.24 Carat Pear Shape
Located in Beverly Hills, CA
18K white gold necklace set with a 2.24 carat Aquamarine pear shape, decorated with a double halo set with a total of 0.33 carat Blue Sapphires, and a total of 0.26 carat F-G/VS roun...
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21st Century and Contemporary American Contemporary Necklaces

Materials

Aquamarine, Beryl, Diamond, White Diamond, Multi-gemstone, Sapphire, Blu...

Round Cut Diamond with Emerald and Sapphire Floral Pendant in 18K Gold
Located in Bangkok, TH
Perfect with everyday wear, this charming vintage Art Deco revivalist design pendant features brilliant-cut diamonds surrounded by emerald...
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20th Century Unknown Art Deco Necklaces

Materials

Diamond, Emerald, Sapphire, 18k Gold, White Gold

Hand-Made 14K YG Match Sticks For Her & for Him
Located in New York, NY
Hand-Made Match Stick Pendant For Her & form Him Pendant Chain for Her and for Him Material 14K Yellow Gold Tree Color Stones Ruby-Sapphire-Orange sapphire Ruby .35ct Sapphire .12...
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21st Century and Contemporary Necklaces

Materials

Ruby, Sapphire, 14k Gold, Yellow Gold

Diana M. 2.75cts Diamond Fashion Necklacein 14kt Yellow Gold
Located in New York, NY
14kt yellow gold diamonds by the yard necklace features 2.75 cts tw of white round diamonds, 9 stones 18" adjutable to 16"
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2010s American Modern Necklaces

Materials

Diamond, 14k Gold, Yellow Gold

Peter Suchy 10.04 Carat Aquamarine Diamond Halo White Gold Pendant Necklace
Located in Stamford, CT
Unique, one of a kind, custom cut diamond shape aquamarine and diamond pendant necklace. This stunning piece begins with a 10.04ct aquamarine that is accented by a halo of 31 round b...
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21st Century and Contemporary Necklaces

Materials

Aquamarine, Diamond, Gold, 18k Gold, White Gold

Cathy Waterman Multi Color Sapphire Platinum Necklace Estate Jewelry
Located in Beverly Hills, CA
A gorgeous necklace by Cathy Waterman crafted out of multi color sapphire beads with platinum elements. The carved sapphire beads of white, yellow, purple and pink color are strung o...
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1990s American Necklaces

Materials

Diamond, Sapphire, Platinum

Diamond Necklace
Located in New York, NY
Diamond Necklace A diamond necklace adorned with 84 round cut diamonds. Approximately Measures 14 inches long Approximately weighs 103 grams Approximate Diamond Weight: 7.7 carats...
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20th Century Unknown Necklaces

Materials

Diamond, 18k Gold

Diamond Necklace
Diamond Necklace
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Diamond and White Gold Tennis Necklace - Adjustable Length
Located in New York, NY
Elevate your attire with the unparalleled grace and sophistication of the White Gold Diamond Tennis Necklace. Crafted from the finest white gold, this exquisite necklace showcases a...
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21st Century and Contemporary American Contemporary Necklaces

Materials

Diamond, White Gold

A magnificent topaz glass bead necklace, with 'bee' motif, Miriam Haskell, c1965
Located in Greyabbey, County Down
A rare and highly collectable 'bib' necklace, a 'stand out' piece, designed by Robert Clark for Miriam Haskell, a most imaginative and highly unusual design, depicting bees, in the m...
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1960s American Vintage Necklaces

Materials

Gilt Metal

Syna Yellow Gold Post Card Charm Pendant with Diamond
Located in Fort Lee, NJ
Created in 18 karat yellow gold Diamonds 0.005 carat approx. Chain sold separately About the Designers ~ Dharmesh & Namrata Drawing inspiration from little things, Dharmesh & Na...
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2010s Unknown Contemporary Necklaces

Materials

Diamond, 18k Gold, Yellow Gold

Bespoke Diamond Heart Cluster Pendant 0.15ct
Located in SYDNEY, NSW
Unique features: A Diamond Heart Cluster Pendant, with 3 round brilliant cut diamonds pavé set in 18ct white gold. Diamonds 3 = 0.15ct (estimated), Graded in setting as Colour: G,...
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21st Century and Contemporary Necklaces

Materials

Diamond, White Gold

Contemporary Large Pendant In 18Kt Gold With 72.06 Ctw In Aquamarine & Diamonds
Located in Miami, FL
A large pendant with Aquamarine. Beautiful contemporary oversized pendant crafted in solid yellow and white gold of 18 karats with high polished finish. It is embellished with thirt...
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1980s American Modernist Vintage Necklaces

Materials

Aquamarine, Diamond, Gold, 18k Gold, White Gold, Yellow Gold

Vintage 14k Gold Bead Necklace 14 inches
Located in beverly hills, CA
This timeless and elegant necklace featuring a bead design crafted from 14k yellow gold. The 4mm beads on this necklace catch the light, creating a playful shimmer that adds a touch ...
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1990s Retro Necklaces

Materials

14k Gold, Yellow Gold

Estate Tiffany & Co. Large X Signature Collection Necklace 18K Yellow Gold
Located in Dallas, TX
Estate Tiffany & Co. Large X Signature Collection Necklace in 18K Yellow Gold. The necklace is 16.5 inches long, 3/8 inch wide, and weighs 86.5 grams. Features an hidden clasp with s...
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1980s Vintage Necklaces

Materials

18k Gold, Yellow Gold

Versatile Puff Star with Diamonds and Polished Platinum Charm Only Reversible
Located in Rutherford, NJ
Star power puff star charm in petite size with pave diamonds in front, but reverses to 1 diamond in backside all in polished Platinum. If chain requested, please contact for additional cost. Custom engraving in limited space is available as additional also. Our puff stars are unique in their imperfect shape and have the versatility of a heavy sparkle pave saide or an understated solo diamond side according to mood. The charm and earrings pair up well together. Can be used as a pet charm...
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2010s American Contemporary Necklaces

Materials

Diamond, Platinum

18k Rose Gold Tiffany & Co. Natural Diamond Victoria Medium Necklace i15020
Located in Toledo, OH
Stunning Tiffany & Co. necklace from the Victoria line. Made from 18k rose gold on the Medium pendant and chain. Approximately .46ctw of sparkling marquise diamonds with VS clarity ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Necklaces

Materials

Diamond, 18k Gold, Rose Gold

Schlumberger Tiffany & Co. Emerald 18 Karat Gold Twisted Rope Vintage Necklace
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Designed as entwined large and small twisted rope motif link chain With a high polish gold finish and terminating with toggle clasp Featuring 4.0 mm round emerald cabochons - bezel s...
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1960s Vintage Necklaces

Materials

Emerald, Gold, 18k Gold, Yellow Gold

Colgante de Oro con Esmeralda y Diamantes
Located in BARCELONA, ES
Colgante de Oro Amarillo y Esmeralda para mujer 20x Diamantes en talla Brillante con peso total de 0,10 cts. en calidad G/VS 1x Esmeralda oval colombiana de 0,78 cts Oro Amarillo ...
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21st Century and Contemporary European Necklaces

Antique Victorian Gold Fancy Link Long Chain with Hinged Swivel Bale
Located in New York, NY
An antique Victorian period gold long guard chain comprised of handmade, interlocking reeded and beaded links, in 15k. England. (French swivel hinged bale in 18k.) Gorgeously subst...
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1870s English Victorian Antique Necklaces

Materials

Gold, 15k Gold, 18k Gold

Gold Flower and Pearl Pendant.
Located in BARCELONA, ES
Gold Pendant for woman : 117x Brilliant Cut Diamonds with a total weight of 0,60 cts. in G/VS quality : 18 kt. White Gold : 4,10 grams : 9mm Australian Natural Pearl : Brand new prod...
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21st Century and Contemporary European Necklaces

Art Deco Enamel and Diamond Heart Locket Pendant
Located in London, GB
Here we have a gorgeous creation taken from the pinnacle of the Art Deco movement. This romantic locket has been formed from platinum and showcases a rich navy blue enamel filled bac...
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Early 20th Century Art Deco Necklaces

Materials

Diamond, Platinum

18K solid gold Pocket watch chain - Antique Necklace - Choker Sautoir 15.35 Inch
Located in Antwerp, BE
For sale is this wonderful 18 K yellow gold Albert necklace. It consists of spacial, fancy looking Lozenge links an antique bolt ring. The necklace is hallmarked with French weevils, which were struck on jewels imported into France since 1864. An Albert chain was originally crafted to attach a pocket-watch to a gentle mens suite. Now it is a stylish statement necklace with a wonderful antique dog clip and an antique spring ring...
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Early 20th Century French Victorian Necklaces

Materials

Gold, 18k Gold, Yellow Gold

Chanel Pegasus Golden Metal Haute Couture Necklace
Located in SAINT-OUEN-SUR-SEINE, FR
Chanel - (Made in France) Golden metal Haute Couture necklace with a pendant representing a Pegasus. Jewelry from the Coco Chanel era. Additional info...
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1960s French Vintage Necklaces

Necklace PASQUALE BRUNI with Diamonds
Located in BARCELONA, ES
Necklace by the Italian designer Pasquale Bruni, collection Guirlanda in Gold and Diamonds for women 24x Diamonds in Brilliant cut with a total weight of 0,70ct in G/Vs quality Cla...
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Necklaces

Tiffany & Co. Open Heart Pendant
Located in London, GB
Here we have a beautifully crafted pendant from the world renowned jewellery designer, Tiffany & Co. Forming part of the Elsa Peretti collection, this open heart design celebrates th...
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21st Century and Contemporary Necklaces

Materials

18k Gold, Yellow Gold

David Yurman Diamond Albion Pendant
Located in London, GB
Here we have a dazzling diamond pendant from The David Yurman Company. This piece has been crafted from silver into a domed cushion shape; a typical features of their 'Albion' collec...
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21st Century and Contemporary Necklaces

Materials

Diamond, Silver, Sterling Silver

Tiffany and Co Twist Rope Oval Link Necklace (RARE)
Located in SYDNEY, NSW
Tiffany and Co Twist Rope Oval Link Necklace in Sterling Silver. 91cm in length. Extremely Rare Piece - DISCONTINUED IN 2015 Metal: 925 Sterling Silver Carat: N/A Colour: N/A Cla...
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21st Century and Contemporary Necklaces

Materials

Sterling Silver

Vintage Trio Diamond Pink Coral 18K Gold Flower Star Large Brooch Pin
By Trio
Located in Miami, FL
With an exquisite textured design by TRIO, these enchanting vintage pink Carved coral & diamond piece is crafted in solid 18K yellow gold. Centered by a genuine cabochon oval channel...
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1970s American Retro Vintage Necklaces

Materials

Coral, Diamond, 18k Gold

Van Cleef & Arpels Vintage Pink Opal White Gold Pendant Necklace
Located in Holland, PA
18k White Gold Vintage Alhambra Pink Opal Necklace By Van Cleef & Arpels. With 1 alhambra shape pink opal stone: 15mm. This necklace comes with Van Cleef & Arpels certificate of auth...
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Early 2000s French Necklaces

Materials

Opal, White Gold

Sweet Victorian Circa 1870 Engraved Yellow Gold Oval Locket
Located in Wheaton, IL
This exquisite Victorian locket is a true masterpiece that dates back to 1870. It is crafted from high-quality yellow gold and has an oval shape that makes it look elegant and stylis...
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Late 19th Century Victorian Antique Necklaces

Materials

14k Gold, Yellow Gold

14 Karat Two Tone Multi-Gemstone and Diamond Circle Pendant Necklace
Located in Scottsdale, AZ
Designer: custom Material: 14K Two tone gold Diamond: round brilliant cut = 1.51cttw Color: G Clarity: VS-SI1 Multi-Gemstone: 20 marquise cut = 9.10cttw Dimensions: necklace measure...
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21st Century and Contemporary Necklaces

Materials

Diamond, Multi-gemstone, 14k Gold, White Gold, Yellow Gold

Chanel Gold CC Baguette Crystal Pendant Necklace
Located in Pasadena, CA
Chanel Gold CC Baguette Crystal Pendant Necklace *Marked 14 *Made in France *Comes with the original box and pouch -It is approximately 16" to 23" long. -The pendant is approximate...
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2010s French Artisan Necklaces

Diamond Pendant Charm 18 Karat Yellow Gold
Located in Geneva, CH
Enhance your elegance with this exquisite small pendant crafted in 18K yellow gold. Adorned with a dazzling diamond weighing 0.4 carats, this pendant exudes sophistication and charm....
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21st Century and Contemporary Necklaces

Materials

Diamond, Yellow Gold

ALFIERI St.JOHN'S CROSS Pendant
Located in BARCELONA, ES
Gold Pendant with Diamonds for women : 3.13 grams : 33x Brilliant Cut Diamonds weighing 0.20ct. in G/VS quality : 3cm long x 2cm wide : 18kt White Gold : Brand new product : Ref: D36...
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21st Century and Contemporary Spanish Necklaces

Women Coral Beaded Chain in 14k Yellow Gold 17'' Long
Located in New York, NY
Unbranded Coral Bead Chain Metal 14K yellow Gold Coral Beads 3.3mm Chain Length 17'' Long Chain Weight 11.7gr Gender Women Condition New, without tags Retail Price:$3000
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21st Century and Contemporary Necklaces

Materials

Coral, 14k Gold, Yellow Gold

18k Black Diamond and African Ruby Pendant with 14k Chain Necklace
Located in New York, NY
18k and 14k Black Diamond and African Ruby Pendant Necklace Condition: In good condition with some minor surface wear consistent with age. Length: 15.5 inch chain, 1.5 inch pendant, ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Necklaces

Materials

Black Diamond, Ruby, Gold, 14k Gold, 18k Gold

The Matilda Cat Ethical Amulet Pendant 18ct Fairmined Gold Blue Diamond Eyes
Located in London, GB
The Matilda Cat ethical gold pendant is sure to delight all who adore our four legged, feline friends. Made with 18ct Fairmined Gold and blue diamond eyes (1.5 mm diameter) She mea...
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2010s British Artisan Necklaces

Materials

Blue Diamond, 18k Gold

Vintage 14K Emerald & Diamond Pendant Necklace - 1.98ct Stunning Jewelry Piece
Located in Holtsville, NY
Elevate your style with this stunning 14K yellow gold pendant necklace, adorned with a captivating 1.982 carat oval brilliant emerald and 0.14 carats of dazzling single-cut diamonds....
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2010s American Necklaces

Materials

Diamond, Emerald, 14k Gold, Yellow Gold

Emerald, Diamonds, 14 Karat Yellow Gold, Round Shape Emerald Pendant necklace
Located in Istanbul, TR
Emerald, Diamonds, 14 Karat Yellow Gold, Round Shape Emerald Pendant necklace. 14 karat white gold Pendant size - 12 mm Chain size - 43 sm Total weight: 4.50 g Set with emerald, co...
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2010s Turkish Modern Necklaces

Materials

Diamond, Emerald, Gold, 14k Gold, Yellow Gold

42 Carat Natural Untreated Diamond Tennis Necklace 18 Carat White Gold
Located in Rome, IT
Introducing our 20-inch Tennis necklace, a breathtaking fusion of elegance and sophistication. Crafted with meticulous attention to detail, this exquisite piece features 105 round di...
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2010s Unknown Modern Necklaces

Materials

Diamond, 18k Gold, White Gold

French Plique A Jour Enameled , Paris 20th Century
Located in Beverly Hills, CA
French Enamel Medallion Hallmarked with French Eagles Head, Workshop Stamp and 750 on 14k Rope Chain 20 inch. Recalling the Stained Glass Windows ...
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20th Century French Necklaces

Materials

18k Gold, Enamel

The Shanti Compass Amulet 18K Fairmined Yellow Gold & Diamond
Located in London, GB
Introducing the mega Shanti Compass pendant - the bold, beautiful big sister to our mini compass amulet. Designed as an empowering reminder for you to navigate your own path. It in...
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2010s British Artisan Necklaces

Materials

Diamond, 18k Gold, Yellow Gold

Antique Victorian 18K Yellow Gold Double Horseshoe Pendant Locket
Located in Great Neck, NY
Beautiful Antique Victorian 18K Yellow Gold Double Horseshoe Pendant Locket. This incredible Victorian horseshoe pendant locket is crafted...
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1890s Victorian Antique Necklaces

Materials

Pearl, Gold, 18k Gold, Yellow Gold, Silver

Art Deco 0.60ct Diamond and Pearl Pendant, c.1920s
Located in London, GB
This dainty Diamond and Pearl pendant was hand crafted in the 1920s. Centring around a 4mm drop down pearl, a circlet of platinum surrounds with six diamonds set between petal design...
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1920s Unknown Art Deco Vintage Necklaces

Materials

Diamond, Pearl, Platinum

Exquisite 18k White Gold Necklace emeralds and diamonds
Located in Berlin, BE
Delight in the splendor of this stunning necklace crafted from 18k white gold, a true testament to refined craftsmanship and elegance. This enchanting piece of jewelry embraces a col...
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21st Century and Contemporary German Aesthetic Movement Necklaces

Materials

Diamond, Emerald, Gold, 18k Gold, White Gold

Real Solid 14k White Gold Rope Chain Necklace Diamond Cut Women Pendant Tennis
Located in New York, NY
Classic Women's Real Solid 14K White Gold Rope Chain. This genuine gold rope chain is 18 inches in length, approx. 0.50 grams in weight and 0.6mm wide. This gold rope chain is genui...
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2010s American Necklaces

Materials

White Gold

GIA Certified 10 Carat Heart Shape Diamond Necklace
Located in Rome, IT
This amazing heart diamond necklace features a large heart shaped diamond weighs 10 carat. The diamond is bright white, completely clean, and vibrant with bold sparkle! The 18k Whi...
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2010s Unknown Modern Necklaces

Materials

Diamond, White Diamond, Gold, 18k Gold, White Gold

14K Tourmaline Diamond Pendant Necklace - Vintage Style Jewelry, Statement Piece
Located in Holtsville, NY
Elevate your style with this exquisite 14K Yellow Gold pendant necklace, featuring a captivating 0.49 Carat Faceted Oval Tourmaline and shimmering diamond accents. SPECIFICATIONS: ...
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2010s American Necklaces

Materials

Diamond, Tourmaline, 14k Gold, Yellow Gold

Exquisite 0.45ct Minnie Mouse Designed Necklace in 18K Yellow Gold
Located in רמת גן, IL
Elevate your style with this exquisite 18K Yellow Gold necklace, adorned with a stunning array of 51 round brilliant natural diamonds. The main stones boast a total carat weight of 0...
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2010s Singaporean Necklaces

Materials

Diamond, 18k Gold, Yellow Gold

Victorian Art Nouveau Seed Pearl and 18k Yellow Gold Necklace
Located in Jesmond, Newcastle Upon Tyne
A fine and impressive antique seed pearl necklace in 18 karat yellow gold; part of our seed pearl jewellery collection. This fine and impressive seed pearl necklace has been crafted in 18k yellow gold. This unusual and desirable pendant is embellished with two feature articulated bud style drops, each supporting three suspended pearl terminals. Each bud design is ornamented with five seed pearls, graduating in size dependent on location. The differing length bud drops are suspended via a yellow gold chain, incorporating equidistant seed pearls; the longer chain bears three pearls and the shorter features two pearls. The asymmetrical, Art Nouveau style interlacing design to the apex of the pendant is embellished with thirty-one graduating seed pearls. The feature setting of this Victorian seed pearl necklace is suspended from an 18k yellow gold trace chain via two integrated ring loops. The chain features six further seed pearls and secures to the reverse with a link loop fastening. This impressive and unusual pendant has been independently tested using state of the art technology (Niton XL2 Analyzer) and verified as 18 karat gold. This impressive pendant necklace is supplied with an IDGL gemstone grading report card. Images do not always reflect the true colour and brilliance of gemstones and diamonds. The video however provides a truer representation of the actual colour and showcases each stone in this Victorian pearl necklace in gold...
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1880s Antique Necklaces

Materials

Pearl, Yellow Gold

Elegant 18K Yellow Gold Pear Modified Brilliant Tanzanite Pendant
Located in Holtsville, NY
Introducing our exquisite 18K Yellow Gold Tanzanite Pendant, a symbol of sophistication and timeless beauty. This pendant features a stun...
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2010s American Necklaces

Materials

Tanzanite, Yellow Gold

Vintage 14K 1.36ctw Tourmaline Diamond Pendant Necklace - Fine Statement Jewelry
Located in Holtsville, NY
Elevate your style with this exquisite 14K Yellow Gold Pendant Necklace, featuring a captivating 1.36 Carat Emerald Cut Tourmaline and 0.27 Carats of shimmering Diamonds. Specificat...
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2010s American Necklaces

Materials

Diamond, Tourmaline, 14k Gold, Yellow Gold

Gold Necklace with Baugette emerald and 2 Round Diamonds
Located in London, GB
Immerse yourself in the verdant embrace of nature with this captivating gold necklace, a symphony of emerald brilliance and sparkling diamonds. Crafted from luxurious 18K yellow gol...
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2010s Italian Contemporary Necklaces

Materials

Diamond, Emerald, 18k Gold

Vintage Circa 1980s 18k Gold Natural Diamond And Ruby Decorated Flowers Necklace
Located in Fatih/İstanbul, 34
In very good condition. Total weight is 7.1 grams. Totally is diamond 0.85 ct. The diamond is has H-I color and vs-s1-s2 clarity. Total lenght is chain 45 cm. Please contact for any ...
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1980s European Retro Vintage Necklaces

Materials

Diamond, Ruby, 18k Gold

NWT $6, 500 Rare 18Kt Gold Fancy Blue Sapphire Diamond Flower Pendant Necklace
Located in New York, NY
The Following Item we are offering is a Rare Important Radiant 18KT Gold Gorgeous Large Shimmering Blue Sapphire and Diamond Pendant Necklace. Pendant is comprised of Beautiful Shimm...
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21st Century and Contemporary Necklaces

Materials

Diamond, Blue Sapphire, Gold, 18k Gold

Noble Pendant with diamonds and sapphire in 14k whitegold
Located in Berlin, BE
Indulge in the ethereal beauty of this exquisite white gold pendant, adorned with twelve dazzling diamonds in brilliant cuts encircling a mesmerizing oval-cut sapphire at its heart. ...
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21st Century and Contemporary French Aesthetic Movement Necklaces

Materials

Diamond, Sapphire, Gold, 14k Gold, White Gold

Shop Antique, New and Vintage Necklaces on 1stDibs

We are fortunate to know much of the world’s long and dazzling history of necklaces, as this type of jewelry was so treasured that it was frequently buried with its owners.

Lapis lazuli beads adorned necklaces unearthed from the royal graves at the ancient Iraqi civilization of Sumer, while the excavation of King Tut’s burial chamber revealed a sense of style that led to a frenzy of Art Deco designs, with artisans of the 1920s seeking to emulate the elegant work crafted by Ancient Egypt’s goldsmiths and jewelry makers. 

In ancient times, pendant necklaces worn by royalty and nobles conferred wealth and prestige. Today, wearing jewelry is about personal expression: Luxury diamond necklaces exude confidence and can symbolize the celebratory nature of a deep romantic relationship, while paper-clip chain-link necklaces designed by the likes of goldsmith Faye Kim are firmly planted in the past as well as the present. Kim works exclusively with eco-friendly gold, and these fashionable, fun accessories owe to the design of 19th-century watch fobs. 

For some, necklaces are thought of as being a solely feminine piece, but this widely loved accessory has been gender-neutral for eons. In fact, just as women rarely took to wearing a single necklace during the Renaissance, men of the era layered chains and valuable pendants atop their bejeweled clothing. In modern times, the free-spirited hippie and counterculture movements of the 1960s saw costume-jewelry designers celebrating self-expression through colorful multistrand necklaces and no shortage of beads, which were worn by anyone and everyone. 

Even after all of these years, the necklace remains an irrefutable staple of any complete outfit. Although new trends in jewelry are constantly emerging, the glamour and beauty of the past continue to inform modern styles and designs. In a way, the cyclical history of the necklace differs little from its familiar looped form: The celebrated French jewelry house Van Cleef & Arpels found much inspiration in King Tut, and, now, their Alhambra collection is a go-to for modern royals. Vintage necklaces designed by David Webb — whose work landed him on the cover of Vogue in 1950, two years after opening his Manhattan shop — were likely inspired by the ornamental styles of ancient Greece, Mesopotamia and Egypt

On 1stDibs, browse top designers like Cartier, Tiffany & Co. and Bvlgari, or shop by your favorite style, from eye-catching choker necklaces to understated links to pearl necklaces and more. 

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