18 May 2012

Moons and Stars

Moons and Stars are my favorite motifs in jewelry. I dream of having enough money someday to own a diamond star tiara...We can all dream, can't we?
A diamond crescent moon brooch from 1900.

Diamond star which doubles as a brooch and a pendant.

A sharp, many-pointed diamond star brooch.

An early 20th century diamond starburst pendant brooch.

A Georgian diamond star brooch from 1800.

A diamond crescent moon brooch from the late 19th century.

Late 19th century diamond starburst brooch.

Victorian era diamond star brooch.

A varied star brooch, where flowers spring up between each star point.

Diamond starbust brooch by Black Starr & Frost, circa 1880.