Tag Archives: gold

lapis lazuli cup

A lapis lazuli cup with gold mountings from Florence, circa 1600 via NYT

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chemirik cuff

Cuff by Taher Chemirik

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autumn gold

An 18-karat gold and colored-diamond box. The interior is decorated with a single diamond-set leaf. Photo: Fred R. Conrad | Source: NYT :: Bunny Mellon’s Garden-Inspired Jewelry Designed by Verdura

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kintsukuroi 

kintsukuroi becoming more beautiful for having been broken HT kottke

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sitting pretty

Dauphin’s rose-gold-and-diamond collar took nine months to shape so that it sits on the shoulders and collarbone just so. NYT calls it ‘a marvel of minimalism — yet totally regal.’ Update: After looking at the debut collection, this collar is … Continue reading

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in the round

In the Round ~ Liz Ruest

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costume for a squid

Ballet Russes costume for a squid c.1916 
designed by Natalia Goncharova

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