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Everything You Need to Know About Rose Quartz
Everything You Need to Know About Rose Quartz

Quartz is one of the most abundant minerals on the earth, and yet there ...

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A Collector’s Guide to Antique Cufflinks
A Collector’s Guide to Antique Cufflinks

Cufflinks are a beloved and diverse accessory. Crafted in an array of s...

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The History of Lockets: The Story Behind these Nostalgic Necklaces
The History of Lockets: The Story Behind thes...

A piece of jewelry can be a very sentimental gift. A locket, however, ca...

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The Wonderful Era of Retro Jewelry
The Wonderful Era of Retro Jewelry

In the years before the Second World War, the Art Deco period of jewelry...

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The Allure of Topaz Jewelry
The Allure of Topaz Jewelry

      6.21-Carat Topaz and Diamond Ring by Tiffany & Co.     ...

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A History of Filigree Jewelry
A History of Filigree Jewelry

From bird boxes to home decor, filigree has been used as a beautiful dec...

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Coffee Table Gems
Coffee Table Gems

At Rau our expansive collection of jewelry books that we have acquired o...

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A Collector’s Guide to Antique Diamond Watches
A Collector’s Guide to Antique Diamond Watches

What is better than blending beauty with functionality? Diamond watches ...

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Stay Home with M.S. Rau
Stay Home with M.S. Rau

While COVID-19 is forcing the closure of museums and galleries around th...

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A Closer Look at David Webb
A Closer Look at David Webb

For any woman who considers herself a collector or connoisseur of antiqu...

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M.S. Rau Antique Jewelry: The Ultimate Collecting Guide
M.S. Rau Antique Jewelry: The Ultimate Collec...

  M.S. Rau takes pride in offering enchanting things that evoke curiosit...

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Gems from the South Pacific - Tahitian Pearls
Gems from the South Pacific - Tahitian Pearls

Pearls have been a highly sought after gem for the jewels of royalty and...

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