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The Allure of Topaz Jewelry
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The Allure of Topaz Jewelry

Topaz is one of the most surprising of the colored gemstones. With a remarkable range of hues, from golden yellows to pastel pinks to icy blues, topaz is a highly versatile choice for jewelry designers and has found favor since ancient times.

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Expert Insights: Viennese Rock Crystal and Silver Gilt Crane Tazza
Expert Insights: Viennese Rock Crystal and Si...

Rock crystal, or pure quartz, has been lauded for centuries for its...

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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 History of Academic Art and the Salon
The History of Academic Art and the Salon

Art of the 19th century was ruled by the academic tradition. The term “A...

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Expert Insights: Grand Tour Mementos
Expert Insights: Grand Tour Mementos

Tomb of Scipios Grand Tour Souvenir This incredible Grand Tour ink...

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5 Bespoke Cigarette Cases - And What To Do With Them Now
5 Bespoke Cigarette Cases - And What To Do Wi...

Though fashion trends and cultural customs come and go, there has always...

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Louis XVI Secrétaire à Abattant
Louis XVI Secrétaire à Abattant

This elegant Louis XVI secrétaire à abattant was crafted by the...

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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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Go for Baroque: Furnishings of the Baroque Period
Go for Baroque: Furnishings of the Baroque Pe...

The term Baroque often brings to mind highly decorative churches and the...

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Gaming Antiques for Your Game Room
Gaming Antiques for Your Game Room

Everyone needs an escape from the craziness of every day life. What bett...

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