BEST of the BEST 2014 | Style |Jewelry | Vintage: Siegelson

In the high-stakes vintage-jewelry market, Lee Siegelson has proved to be a master, having assembled an inventory of some of the most beautiful and collectible pieces of the past century. Of particular note are several items he acquired from one of Cartier’s most fruitful periods, the mid-1920s, when the discovery of Tutankhamen’s tomb triggered a […]


Known for his collection of rarefied estate jewelry, Lee Siegelson of Siegelson is not concerned with a jewel’s provenance, signature, or commercial appeal; he selects pieces solely for their beauty and rarity. His collection ranges from 19th-century jewelry to pieces from the Art Nouveau and Art Deco eras to contemporary designs from Daniel Brush and […]