20 March 2015

Bejeweled Gentlemanly Dress Sets

18 karat gold, ruby, emerald and diamond dress set.

18 karat gold, pink sapphire and diamond dress set by Mario Buccellati, mid 1920s.

18 karat gold, sapphire, diamond dress set by Mario Buccellati, late 1920s.

18 karat white gold, amethyst and diamond dress set by Margherita Burgener.

18 karat white gold, blue chalcedony and sapphire dress set by Margherita Burgener.

18 karat white gold, onyx and diamond dress set by Cartier, France.

18 karat white gold, platinum, ruby and diamond dress set.

18 karat white gold, platinum, sapphire and diamond dress set.

A set of three enamel, demantoid garnet and diamond dress button, circa 1905. Formerly in the collection of Wallis, Duchess of Windsor.

An 18 karat white gold, sapphire and diamond dress set.