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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Cufflinks and Accessories : Gold : Pre 1910 item #1410252
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$1,695.00
A stunning pair of Art Nouveau 14K gold cufflinks by Carrington, the faces designed as dolphins stylized as sea monsters. The creatures are beautifully designed with detailed scales, fins and gaping mouths. The eyes are set with G/VS1 old mine cut diamonds. The faces are joined by oval connectors sufficiently long to fit through a thick cuff. The backs are stamped with Carrington’s 14K hallmark.
  • Origin: America, ca. 1900
  • Dimensions: faces, 3/4" x 7/16”
  • Condition: excellent, sharp detail
  • Weight: 14.3 grams
  • Approximate Total Diamond Weight: .10 carat
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Cufflinks and Accessories : Gold : Pre 1970 item #1410251
Kensington House Antiques
$1,250.00
A fine pair of 14K gold cufflinks set with high-domed amethyst cabochons by David-Andersen. The amethysts have deep, rich coloring and excellent clarity. David-Andersen is widely known for its enameled silver jewelry, but also made a very limited number of pieces in gold. Each cufflink is stamped “D-A 585”.
  • Origin: Norway, ca. 1965
  • Dimensions: faces, 1/2" diameter
  • Condition: excellent, all original
  • Weight: 11.7 grams
  • Approximate Total Amethyst Weight: 21.42 carats
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Cufflinks and Accessories : Gold : Pre 1930 item #1410250
Kensington House Antiques
$750.00
A very attractive pair of Art Deco cufflinks featuring sugarloaf cabochons of moss agate (“dendritic agate”) in simple 14K gold collet settings. The agates have a very nice pattern of wispy green inclusions against a creamy translucent background. The connectors are marked “14K” and have an unidentified maker’s mark.
  • Origin: America, ca. 1925
  • Dimensions: faces, 9/16” x 9/16”
  • Condition: excellent, all original
  • Weight: 11.0 grams
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Cufflinks and Accessories : Gold : Pre 1900 item #1410249
Kensington House Antiques
$895.00
A handsome pair of late Victorian cufflinks worked in 18K yellow gold with platinum accents around oval bloodstone cabochons. The combination of metal colors against the deep blackish-green and red of the bloodstone is quite striking. The faces are attached with bar connectors. Tested and guaranteed 18K and platinum.

NOTE: Bloodstone is very difficult to photograph due to its dark coloration. Some of the photos shown here were backlit to show the translucency of the stones, but in normal lighting the appear opaque greenish-black with subtle red mottling.
  • Origin: America, ca 1905
  • Dimensions: faces, 3/4" x 9/16”
  • Weight: 8.8 grams
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Cufflinks and Accessories : Gold : Pre 1960 item #1407333
Kensington House Antiques
$1,295.00
A heavy pair of 18K yellow gold baton cufflinks, the faces with Florentined engraving and bands of round rubies at either end. The rubies have nicely saturated, strongly purplish-red coloring and eye-clean clarity. The back batons are finished with reeded engraving. The toggle connectors are marked with French 18K gold import marks.
  • Circa 1950
  • Excellent condition
  • Dimensions: longer batons, 27/32"
  • Weight: 14.8 grams
  • Approximate Total Ruby Weight: .50 carat.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Cufflinks and Accessories : Gold : Pre 1970 item #1407135
Kensington House Antiques
$795.00
A handsome pair of mid-century modern 14K gold and malachite cufflinks reminiscent of an Aztec design. The arch cabochons of malachite have very nice color n markings. The gold surfaces are stippled for added textural interest. The toggle backs are stamped "14k."
  • Origin: America, ca. 1970.
  • Dimensions: faces, 1 1/8" x 23/32"
  • Weight: 18.0 grams.
  • Condition: excellent
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Cufflinks and Accessories : Gold : Pre 1970 item #1406924
Kensington House Antiques
$750.00
A pair of Modernist 14K gold and sapphire cufflinks in the brutalist style. The gold surfaces are etched in a Florentine finish that contrasts nicely with the rich blue sapphires. The toggles are marked "14K".
  • ORIGIN America, ca 1970
  • DIMENSIONS 1 1/8" x 3/8"
  • WEIGHT 14.8 grams
  • APPROXIMATE TOTAL GEMSTONE WEIGHT: sapphire, .84 carat
  • CONDITION excellent
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Cufflinks and Accessories : Gold : Pre 1950 item #1406221
Kensington House Antiques
$795.00
A handsome pair of double-sided cufflinks featuring oval carnelian cabochons simply set in 14K yellow gold mountings. The carnelians have exceptionally rich color and translucency, creating a particularly striking look. Each cufflink is stamped "585" for 14K and also with an unidentified European maker's mark "FA".
  • Origin: Continental Europe, ca. 1940.
  • Dimensions: faces, 1/2" x 11/16".
  • Weight: 9.5 grams.
  • Condition: excellent.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Cufflinks and Accessories : Gold : Pre 1960 item #1406219
Kensington House Antiques
$795.00
A handsome pair of 14K yellow gold cufflinks in a brushed finish with prong-set sapphires. The design of a cut-out triangle superimposed over a solid triangle creates a layered effect that lends a nice feeling of depth to the cufflinks. The toggle backs are marked "14K".
    li>Origin: America, ca. 1950.
  • Dimensions: faces, 3/4" x 3/4".
  • Weight: 13.5 grams.
  • Approximate Total Sapphire Weight: .15 carat.
  • Condition: excellent, one toggle has a minute ding on the edge.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Cufflinks and Accessories : Gold : Pre 1980 item #1406218
Kensington House Antiques
$2,695.00
A very rare pair of 14K yellow gold, diamond and lapis lazuli cufflinks designed by Erté in the "La Dentelle-State I" pattern. The faces of the cufflinks are shaped as stylized birds, with lapis cabochons for eyes. The exposed gold surfaces are engraved and cast in an intricate pattern of geometric bars and swirls to suggest feathers. Short bands of bead-set single-cut diamonds finish the design.

Known throughout his career as a costume designer and illustrator, Erté began designing jewelry in 1979. At the time of his death in 1990, he had produced just over 300 different designs, most of them made in rather small limited editions. Only 100 examples of the "La Dentelle-State I" cufflinks were made. The backs are signed "Erté", "CFA 14K", and "11/100".
  • Origin: America, ca. 1980.
  • Dimensions: 2 1/8" x 7/8".
  • Weight: 20 Condition: excellent. Size: 2-1/8" x 7/8". Weight: 20.1 grams.
  • Approximate Total Gemstone Weight: lapis, 4.8 carats; diamond, .42 carat.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Cufflinks and Accessories : Gold : Pre 1960 item #1406215
Kensington House Antiques
$950.00
A fine pair of mid-century modern 14K yellow gold and diamond cufflinks by Larter. The heavy gold faces are decorated with parallel lines and the canted edges are bead-set with brilliant round-cut diamonds. The diamonds are of very good quality, estimated at I color, VS clarity. The stones are set in white gold enhanced with milgrain borders. The backs are completed with the older type of toggle mounting. The backs are stamped with Larter’s hallmark.
  • Origin: America, ca. 1950.
  • Dimensions: faces, 5/8" x 1/2".
  • Weight: 13.5 grams.
  • Approximate Total Diamond Weight: .50 carat.
  • Condition: excellent; all original.
  • All Items : Estate Jewelry : Cufflinks and Accessories : Gold : Pre 1930 item #1406214
    Kensington House Antiques
    $595.00
    A classic pair of double-sided 14K yellow gold cufflinks, the round faces enhanced with engine-turned engraving and opaque black champleve enamel borders. The borders are further accented with a gold strapwork motif. The connectors are marked with unidentified American hallmarks, “HB” and “14K”.
    • Origin: America, ca. 1920.
    • Condition: excellent, no enamel damage.
    • Dimensions: 19/32” diameter.
    • Weight: 9.2 grams.
    All Items : Estate Jewelry : Cufflinks and Accessories : Gold : Pre 1950 item #1405375
    Kensington House Antiques
    $2,750.00
    A classically elegant pair of 18K yellow gold and blue sapphire cufflinks in a highly-functional “wrap-around” style. The cufflinks comprise a doubled length of Russian braid chain that passes through the cuff hole and attaches on the other side to the solid clasp. The chains are comfortable to wear, flexing easily, but staying firmly closed from the tension of the cuff fabric. The clasps are set at either end with a rich blue sapphire cabochon. Each cufflink is fully stamped with French 18K gold marks, the master goldsmith’s mark and a serial number, and is signed “Boucheron.”
    • Origin: France, ca. 1950.
    • Dimensions: clasp length 15/16”; chain diameter, 3mm.
    • Approximate Total Sapphire Weight: 1.68 carats.
    • Weight: 14.6 grams.
    • Condition: excellent; all original.
    All Items : Estate Jewelry : Cufflinks and Accessories : Silver : Pre 1950 item #1405374
    Kensington House Antiques
    $195.00
    A striking pair of David-Andersen sterling silver double-sided cufflinks, the faces decorated with guilloche enamel in a translucent deep red shade. The underlying engine-turned engraving is in a sunburst pattern. The hinged connectors are marked with appropriate sterling silver hallmarks and the maker’s mark used from 1925.
    • Origin: Norway, ca. 1930.
    • Face Dimensions: 31/32” x 15/16”.
    • Weight: 11.6 grams.
    • Condition: excellent; tiny age-appropriate surface wear visible under 10x magnification.
    All Items : Estate Jewelry : Cufflinks and Accessories : Gold : Pre 1930 item #1405328
    Kensington House Antiques
    $1,795.00
    A striking pair of double-sided cufflinks worked in 18K yellow gold. Each hexagonal face is decorated with a blue and white champlevé enamel pattern that highlights its “quilted” texture. Each face is centered with a triangular sapphire cabochon bezel-set in platinum. The sapphires have bright color that beautifully accents the enamel. The faces are connected by chains. Each cufflink is marked “18Ct” and has another unidentified mark. They are well-traveled, also bearing old London import marks and French import marks.
    • Origin: Continental Europe, ca. 1920.
    • Dimensions: faces, 9/16” x 9/16”.
    • Approximate Total Sapphire Weight: 1.24 carats.
    • Weight: 6.4 grams.
    • Condition: excellent; all original; no enamel damage.
    All Items : Estate Jewelry : Cufflinks and Accessories : Gold : Pre 1920 item #1405327
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    $1,195.00
    A handsome pair of Edwardian cufflinks worked in 18K yellow gold. The round faces are set with concave mother-of-pearl plaques, each centering a bezel-set pink sapphire cabochon. The color contrast is quite attractive. The connectors are removable for ease in putting on the cufflinks. The cufflinks have nice weight and are comfortable to wear. Each is marked “18K” and also bears French import marks.
    • Origin: possibly England or America, ca. 1910.
    • Dimensions: faces, 9/16” diameter.
    • Approximate Total Sapphire Weight: 1.12 carat.
    • Weight: 8.7 grams.
    • Condition: excellent; all original; no dings or chips.
    All Items : Estate Jewelry : Cufflinks and Accessories : Gold : Pre 1910 item #1405322
    Kensington House Antiques
    $795.00
    An elegant pair of18K yellow gold Art Nouveau cufflinks set with rose-cut and single-cut diamonds. The cufflinks have a classic design of whiplash curves typical of French jewelry, but the overall appearance is more akin to Russian cufflinks of the era. Indeed, the cufflinks are stamped with French import marks. The diamonds have good color and brilliance against the bloomed texture of the gold setting. The torpedo backs are connected by wired bridges.
    • Origin: Continental Europe, possibly Russia, ca. 1895.
    • Dimensions: faces, 3/4” x 13/32”.
    • Approximate Total Diamond Weight: .72 carat
    • Weight: 6.5 grams.
    • Condition: excellent; all original.
    All Items : Estate Jewelry : Cufflinks and Accessories : Silver : Pre 1960 item #1403002
    Kensington House Antiques
    $275.00
    A pair of cufflinks and a matching tie bar in the "Autumn" variation of the "Four Seasons" design by Thorbjorn Lie-Jorgensen for David-Anderson. The suite of designs was intended to present an abstract aerial view of Scandinavian farmlands in various seasons. The "Autumn" design features interesting engraved silver covered in beautiful shades of translucent orange, gold and brown enamels. The connectors are marked "D-A Sterling/Norway 925."
    • Origin: Norway, ca 1959.
    • Condition: excellent enamel; gilding shows some tarnishing and wear (typical of David-Andersen pieces from the period).
    • Dimensions: cufflink faces, 29/32" x 19/32"; tie bar, overall length 1-9/16"
    • Weight: 17.6 grams.