Pearls are perhaps the best loved of all gemstones. We have always been fascinated with these treasures from the Earth's streams, rivers, lakes, seas and oceans. On the pages of this pearl jewelry gallery you'll find pearl earrings, pearl rings, pearl necklaces, pearl pendants and pearl lockets and well as pearl pins and brooches.
Women of all ages are mesmerized by pearls and men from many different cultures have enjoyed adorning their ladies' necks, wrists, fingers, and earrings with the alluring magic of pearl jewelry. One ancient legend tells how Cleopatra toasted her lover with a glass of wine in which a pearl was dissolved. History tells us that the Romans used pearls in their love potions. Other cultures associated the spherical shape of pearls with the moon. In ancient China, people believed pearls protected against fire breathing dragons. In Europe, pearls symbolized modesty, chastity, and purity.
Our Pearl Jewelry Collection
Pearl jewelry ignites the senses with its silky smoothness and its range of pastel coloring. Pearls are most often combined with diamonds to create romantic and magical jewelry. Included among Topazery's selection of pearl jewelry are strands of pearls for the wrist and neck, and pearl accented rings, pins and earrings. Many of our pearl jewelry items also incorporate diamonds and other gemstones. You'll find pearl jewelry from different jewelry eras and decades. Arouse her eternal passion with an exquisite piece from the Topazery pearl jewelry collection.
Twelve seed pearls join together in a circle atop a 14k yellow gold stick pin. The round pearls float delicately around the open sphere and are cream in color. A straight stick pin and stopper securely holds this pin in place. Circa 1930s or later.
A diamond-accented navette clasp gives this classic antique pearl necklace something spectacular to talk about. Strung with round Akoya saltwater peals, this antique necklace secures with a platinum and 14k white gold navette-shaped clasp. Old European cut diamonds are arranged in a flirty bowtie down the center of the clasp.
Details: Platinum and 14k white gold. Old European cut diamonds; 0.51 carats. Akoya saltwater pearls. Antique, Circa 1930s
In this vintage ring, a cultured natural pearl embraces an old style full cut diamond in a recreation of Rodin's romantic sculpture "The Kiss." The hand-wrought, polished 18k yellow gold band gleams in an open wave around its main attractions. The mounting of this pearl ring is done in an offset design.
Details: 18k yellow gold. Old style full cut diamond; 0.11 carats. Natural pearl. Vintage, Circa 1930 or later.
Antique pearl and diamond bracelets in 14k yellow gold wrap the wrist in classic elegance.Three cream-colored oval freshwater pearls are interspersed between diamond bars. The twenty-four old mine cut diamonds that accent this bracelet are set in white gold top plates and total 0.03 carats. A safety chain adds security. Circa 1900.
Diamond streamers are radiantly braided together in this antique style clasp for pearls. The thirty-two round brilliant cut diamonds that accent this clasp total 0.20 carats. Fashioned of 18k white gold, the clasp secures by way of a hidden box, with a figure 8 safety. Depending on pearl size, this clasp can accommodate single or double strands. This is a new diamond clasp for pearls in the antique style.
Church steeples crown double diamond crosses in this sophisticated antique style diamond clasp for pearls. Constructed of 18k white gold, this clasp is highlighted with twenty-eight round brilliant cut diamonds that total 0.15 carats. A fold-over type catch secures this clasp at the wrist or neck. This clasp can accommodate a single strand of pearls for a bracelet or necklace. This is a new diamond clasp for pearls in the antique style.
A floral medallion bursts from the center of this antique style diamond pearl clasp. Accented with milgrain trim and twenty-six round brilliant cut diamonds, this diamond peral clasp adds a splash of sparkle and shimmer to your pearls. The combined weight of all the diamonds is 0.25 carats. Made of 18k white gold, the clasp secures by way of a hidden box, with a figure 8 safety. Depending on pearl size, this clasp can accommodate single, double or triple pearl strands. This is a new diamond clasp for pearls in the antique style.
Made of 14k yellow gold, the crescent arc of this Victorian antique pin is threaded down the middle with a collection of eleven natural Oriental pearls. These creamy white pearls have a silver cast to them. Bearing the Krementz trademark, this late Victorian pin is tipped at the ends with platinum, which adds a touch of metallic contrast. Circa 1895
This antique pearl bar pin will add a touch of classic elegance and sophistication to any outfit in your wardrobe. The highlight of this Victorian pin is the collection of fourteen round half pearls that run down the center. The creamy white color of the pearls casts a silver shimmer that contrasts with the 14k yellow gold setting. Circa 1885
Constructed of 14k yellow gold, this Victorian pearl brooch is a versatile addition to your jewelry wardrobe as it may be worn as a pin or pendant. The six-sided star's points alternate with fleur-de-lis-tipped rays. A collection of spherical and half creamy white iridescent pearls accent the metallic elements of this Victorian pearl pendant and brooch. Circa 1890
Tie up her heart with this romantic Edwardian sapphire and pearl antique brooch. Threads of platinum create a delicate bow that is set with old European cut diamonds, pearls, and a center blue sapphire. The ribbon steamers of this wonderful antique pin move ever-so-slightly as you do. This Edwardian antique pin is circa 1910.
A diamond-studded clasp lends an unexpected splash of radiance to this classic double strand antique pearl necklace with diamond clasp. A total of 127 pearls are threaded between this antique necklace's two strands. One strand lying inside the other, this antique necklace secures at the nape with a diamond heart and teardrop set 14k white gold clasp. The 13 round full cut diamonds that accentuate the diamond clasp total 0.33 carats. A pair of matching pearl studs are part of your purchase. Circa 1950 or later.
May your marriage be as harmonious as this classic 1950s vintage pearl engagement ring. The duo of cream-white spherical pearls that highlights this vintage engagement ring is set in a bypass design. The platinum band of this vintage ring has a hand-wrought mounting that S-curves between the pearls. This shoulders are set with six round single cut diamonds that total 0.12 carats. Circa 1950 or later.
This Victorian pearl and diamond antique pin's twisted 18k yellow gold corkscrew design is elegantly sophisticated. The silver white round pearl and old European cut diamonds that accent this Victorian stick pin lend contrasting flavor to the yellow gold setting. Totaling 0.17 carats, the diamonds accentuating this antique pin range in color from H to I and in clarity form VS1 to SI1. Circa 1910
Antique Victorian Onyx Mourning Brooch with Pearls
Cattails bursting with fluffy down give Victorian antique mourning brooches a pastoral flavor. The base of this antique pin is fabricated of cylindrical black onyx that contrasts the 14k yellow gold and pearl fronds overlaying it. Forty-four cream and silver white half seed pearls lend a lustrous will-o-the-wisp effect to this antique pin. Circa 1880.
Pearls appear suspended in platinum and diamond horsehoes that drop from streams of diamonds. The dramatic dangle in this pair of Art Deco antique earrings measures 1.72 inches from top to bottom. Details: Platinum. Round single cut diamonds, 0.62 carats. 8.4 mm dark cream pearl; 8.21 mm brownish yellow pearl. Art Deco, Circa 1920.