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Welcome to GASSAN Vintage, your premier destination for timeless elegance and exquisite jewellery pieces with rich histories. Step into a world where vintage grandeur meets modern luxury, and every piece tells a story of sophistication and style. Explore our curated collection featuring iconic designs from renowned brands such as Cartier, Tiffany & Co, Bvlgari, Van Cleef & Arpels, and more. Each piece has been carefully selected to bring you joy and inspiration, offering you the opportunity to own a piece of history. Let us tantalize you with a glimpse of our treasures.


In 1888, Frédéric Boucheron crafted his first serpent necklace as a token of love for his wife Gabrielle. He gave the necklace the evening before he would depart on a long trip, the snake would protect her during his absence. This romantic gesture sparked the creation of the Serpent Bohème collection in 1968, now a timeless legacy.


The famous pearl necklace In 1914, Pierre Cartier sought a change from the commercial district, hoping to move to the prestigious enclave of Manhattans elite. As fate would have it, the fiancée of American railroad tycoon Morton Freeman Plan was captivated by a magnificent double-strand of natural pearls from Cartier's collection.


In the lively scene of 1895 Paris, Estelle Arpels, the daughter of a dealer in precious stones, married Alfred Van Cleef, the son of a diamond broker. The union was about more than marriage: the couple shared the same values. Dedication to family, a love for innovative thinking, and a passion for precious stones.


Art Deco jewellery was meant for those women who wanted to make a statement, who weren’t shy about wearing large gemstone rings or dazzling a crowd with a tiara or an asymmetrical diamond pendant. By owning something from this era, you can have a little piece of probably the most exciting time in fashion history.


Step back into the groove of the 1970s, a time where the streets pulsed with disco beats and disco lights. Oversized medallions and chunky gold chains weren't just accessories; they were bold statements, rebellions against the norm, and celebrations of personal style. Marking the '70s as a transformative era in jewellery.

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Cartier was founded in 1847 by Louis-Francois Cartier, succeeded by his son Alfred, but it was his three grandsons, Louis (Europe), Jacques (Great Britain), and Pierre (America), who made it a global phenomenon. Cartier was the first jeweler to successfully use platinum in its designs. Louis Cartier was fascinated by the French socialite Jeanne Toussaint and her sense of fashion. She was the 'it-girl' of the 1920s. Toussaint was obsessed with the panther. She found it a beautiful and elegant animal, unafraid to stand in the spotlight. Her apartment was filled with panther souvenirs, collected and gifted from all corners of the world. Jeanne Toussaint was known as "La Panthère." It is thanks to her that the panther has become a recurring motif within Cartier. In 1933, she became the first female director of 'Fine Jewellery'.

Van Cleef & Arpels
Van Cleef & Arpels was founded in 1906 in Paris, following the marriage of Alfred Van Cleef and Estelle Arpels in 1895.

Alfred Van Cleef was the son of a diamond cutter, and Estelle Arpels was the daughter of a gemstone dealer. The first boutique was (and still is) located on Place Vendôme in Paris, an incredible location right opposite the Hôtel Ritz. The Ritz attracted European aristocrats, influential American businessmen, and other celebrities. VCA quickly became famous among the elite. The first Alhambra necklace was made in 1986.

Tiffany & Co.
In 1837, Charles Lewis Tiffany and John F. Young opened Tiffany & Young with $1,000 borrowed from Tiffany's father. Their shop on Broadway was originally a "fancy goods" store, where they made $4.98 in sales on the first day. By 1853, Charles Tiffany renamed the business Tiffany & Co., which soon became a renowned destination for diamonds. He bought collections of gemstones from European aristocrats, allowing America's elite to purchase fine jewelry domestically for the first time. In 1878, Tiffany acquired the famous Tiffany Diamond, a 128.54-carat yellow diamond that has been on display at the Fifth Avenue store ever since.

Tiffany's reputation as a supplier of high-quality diamonds grew with the introduction of the "Tiffany Setting" engagement ring in 1886, now an industry standard. In the 1960s, Tiffany enhanced its national image by collaborating with prominent figures and organizations, including designing the Vince Lombardi Super Bowl Trophy in 1967. The 1961 film "Breakfast at Tiffany's," in which Audrey Hepburn wore Jean Schlumberger's Ribbons Necklace featuring the Tiffany Diamond, further boosted the brand's popularity. This necklace not only symbolized the elegance of Tiffany & Co. but also promoted the new collection designed by Jean Schlumberger, launched in 1956.

Tiffany expanded its designer collaborations by bringing in Elsa Peretti in 1974, known for her sculptural designs. In 1977, Tiffany made the NBA Championship Trophy. In 1980, they introduced Paloma Picasso's collection, showcasing her bold and artistic background in each piece of jewelry.

The story of Bvlgari begins with Sotirios Voulgaris, a Greek silversmith from the silversmithing village of Kalarrytes. In 1880, he followed his dreams to Italy, first to Naples and then to Rome in 1881. His exquisite silver creations attracted the attention of English tourists in Rome, propelling his business. Along with his sons Giorgio and Costantino, he focused on haute joaillerie, leading to the iconic designs of the 1920s inspired by the French design school and later the emergence of the true Italian Bulgari style in the 1940s, characterized by sunny yellow gold and iconic Serpenti creations.

The introduction of the Serpenti in 1948 marked a milestone, featuring its signature Tubogas technique. In the late 1950s and early 1960s, during Italy's economic boom, Bulgari cemented its status as a favorite among movie stars and socialites. From Sophia Loren to Princess Salimah Aga Khan, Bulgari adorned the most glamorous figures of the time. The stunning and colorful jewelry of the 1980s and 1990s reflected a shift towards wearable luxury, pushing the boundaries of traditional jewelry design. Today, Bulgari remains synonymous with gold, vibrant colors, and sleek forms.

Frédéric Boucheron founded Maison Boucheron in 1858 and opened his first boutique in the Galerie de Valois, then the epitome of Parisian luxury commerce.

In 1866, Maison Boucheron established a workshop to teach other goldsmiths the distinctive craftsmanship of Boucheron. Later, the headquarters moved to the famous Place Vendôme, where it remains to this day. In 1888, Frédéric gave Gabrielle a serpent necklace as a sign of his love, promising it would protect her while he was away.

In tribute to Gabrielle: the first Serpent collection was born in 1968. As a protective talisman and symbol of eternal love, the serpent became an iconic element.

Georges L’enfant
Georges L’enfant was a master goldsmith whose refined work was found in the collections of top jewelers such as Cartier, VCA, and Bvlgari throughout the 20th century. He designed famous pieces like the iconic Chaine D'ancre for Hermes and created a beautiful collection of jewelry under his own brand. As the child of jeweler parents, Georges inherited the family talents and was recognized for his skills by Boucheron at 18. By 1909, he was the chief goldsmith for Cartier and also worked for Boucheron and Verger-Feres. His son Jacques began helping in his father's workshop at the age of eleven in 1915, while still pursuing his education, and became the man behind the exceptional designs. Georges L’enfant was known for his near "knitting of gold," in which he was an absolute specialist. His jewelry is no longer produced and is only available as vintage pieces, cherished for their timeless beauty and craftsmanship.

David Webb
Born in Asheville, North Carolina, David Webb opened his shop on West 46th Street in New York at just 23 years old in 1948. His jewels became synonymous with luxury, adorning icons like Elizabeth Taylor and Jacqueline Kennedy during his heyday from the late 1950s through the 1970s.

Renowned for bold designs and meticulous craftsmanship, David Webb revolutionized the jewelry industry by blending traditional techniques with modern sensibilities. His distinctive style, characterized by vibrant colors, intricate details, and imaginative motifs, captured the essence of American glamour. Despite his passing at 50, Webb's creative spirit lives on through over 40,000 original sketches still influencing jewelry design today.

Pomellato, the Italian jewelry house with an unmistakably stylish touch, was founded in 1967 by Pino Rabolini in vibrant Milan. With a forward-thinking vision, Pomellato brought a new era of jewelry to life.

At a time when jewelry was mainly seen as symbols of status, Pomellato challenged the norm by introducing the concept of prêt-à-porter jewelry. This established that jewelry was not only for special occasions but could also be worn daily, just like clothing that you can effortlessly mix and match.

As the world entered the colorful 1990s, Pomellato set a new trend with its unique focus on "colored stones." These vibrant gemstones brought fresh, lively energy to the jewelry world, and Pomellato's creations quickly became a favorite among enthusiasts of bold and expressive styles.