Rocks of Ages: A Timeline of Vintage Jewelry

Breaking down vintage and estate jewelry by era, from Victorian to Contemporary.

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Art Deco

One of the most dependable (and collectible) jewelry periods, Art Deco is known for its geometric designs and abstract patterns. It also includes Egyptian Revival, Asian-inspired, and Cubist motifs. Jade earrings, $45,000;