Russian jewelers now working in the United States create these small treasures inspired by the jeweled eggs made by Peter Carl Fabergé for Tsar Alexander III in the late 19th century. Gold-plated sterling silver is hand-enameled, then each sparkling Swarovski crystal is added by hand.
Made in U.S.A. 24-karat-gold-plated sterling silver with Swarovski crystals. 1 3/8"L.
Arabesque designsrepeating geometric patterns of flowers and animalsare
often found in Middle Eastern art and architecture. In Islamic art, these never-ending patterns symbolize a spirituality that extends beyond the visible world. These 24-karat gold-vermeil earrings pair intricate arabesque design ...
The Mughal court’s passion for gemstones fueled a
world-renowned jewelry-making tradition in Jaipur, India, that continues to this day. These petite, gold-vermeil earrings combine faceted ruby, sapphire, green onyx, carnelian, peridot, and labradorite in homage to Mughal opulence.
In modern-day Israel, archeologists uncover shards of ancient
Roman glass at their excavation sites. Once a wineglass, jug, or other watertight vessel, this broken glass has rested in the earth for nearly 2,000 years, developing an iridescent patina from contact ...