Father’s Day Gift Guide: Our Top 5 Heritage Jewels for 2020
At Yafa Signed Jewels, we appreciate the importance of Fathers, as our company is operated by the father of three – Mr. Maurice Moradof – who has been our fierce leader and exceptional curator for 35+ years since the company’s founding.
That said, we have compiled our top favorite heritage jewels from his carefully selected collection for the special Fathers in your life, to give as a token of their legacy:
PATEK PHILIPPE Perpetual Calendar
Chronograph 5020 Watch
Model 5020; approx. 37mm x 45mm. Includes assay mark.
Case, dial and movement all Signed “Patek Philippe”; early 21st Century.
BULGARI Diamond Chain Link Bracelet
Bulgari has become synonymous with “la dolce vita” juicy gems embedded in bold designs – but is also a pioneer in their flexible link designs and significant gold chains. This piece includes a modest 30 diamonds, weighing approx. 5.00 carats total, finished with a brilliant soft satin finish. The chain link design has been seen as an adornment for ages, with earliest records dating back to Egyptian times when the design was worn to ward off evil spirits. The chain link bracelet has has experienced a renaissance within contemporary music culture from the 1970’s onwards. Today we see the design rise in the reggaeton scene where it is known as the “cadena de eslavon cubana” or more simply the Cuban Link Chain or even Miami Link.
VAN CLEEF & ARPELS Mystery Set
Cufflinks measure approx. 0.44″ square with an inside chain of 0.85″. Buttons measure approx. 0.30″ square with a 1″ bar. Includes assay marks, Signed “Van Cleef & Arpels”; circa 1980’s.
GRAFF x BEATS PRO by DR. DRE Diamond Ruby Headphones
CARTIER Carved Royal Blue Sapphire
& Antique Diamond Jabot
Includes Cartier Certificate of Authenticity; circa 1928.