Cynthia Ann Jewels | LaNae Fine Jewelry

Houston-based designer, Cynthia Ann, is infatuated by the Georgian, Victorian, and Edwardian era jewelry. In year 2000, Cynthia Ann was grieving the loss of her mother from Cancer. She went on a spiritual journey in Europe when she came across an antique coin that reminded her of her mother. She collected many pieces from this trip and began designing around these relics into wearable art. Cynthia Ann Jewels was born. Her collection “Ancient & Old” consists of authentic antique crosses & coins. She hand picks each piece and repurposes them into pendants. The original coins & crosses were made by hand, not machines, and were calling to be "re-purposed" and "re-loved". The history, brilliant craftsmanship and unique stones are what drew her to each precious piece. They’re lovingly and uniquely designed to enhance their original history and beauty making each piece one of a kind.

A collection of designer jewelry by Cynthia Ann Jewels, most well known for creating beautiful one of a kind pieces from love tokens, medals and ancient coins.

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A collection of designer jewelry by Cynthia Ann Jewels, most well known for creating beautiful one of a kind pieces from love tokens, medals and ancient coins.
  • Love Token with Engraved "I"

    $5,895.00

    Love tokens were popular during the Victorian era. They were often exchanged between sweethearts as “tokens of love”. This practice seems to have originated in Great Britain in the early 1800’s and was most popular in the United States and in Canada shortly after the Civil War until early 1890’s. Love tokens are generally defined as coins on which one side (or sometimes both sides) has been smoothed down and engraved with names, phrases and or scenes, as well as symbols of romance such as hearts, birds, flowers and sets of initials in love knots.

  • Round Pave Diamond Enhancer with Rose Cut Diamond Flower

    $5,995.00

    55 CH DIA, 1.04 TW PLUS .555 RSE CT FLWR

  • Pave Diamond Heart with Rose Cut Diamond Flower

    $5,395.00

    69 CH DIA, 0.79 TW, PLUS RSE CT

  • Rose Cut Diamond Dragonfly

    $8,450.00

    Cynthia Ann’s inspiration for her jewelry collection began as she was grieving the loss of her mother. Her spiritual journey led her to Europe where she started her precious collection of over 1,500 religious crosses and medals that date back to 450 A.D. through the early 1900’s. Cynthia Ann has created this Rose Cut Diamond Dragonfly for you to enjoy. Rose Cut Diamond Dragonfly created with vintage Rose Cut Diamonds set in 14k Gold, plated with blackened rhodium, hanging from a champagne diamond and rhodium plated 14k gold openable bale. Diamond - 1.876tw 14K Gold - 10.329g Blackened Rhodium

  • Hamsa With Heart Inlay

    $5,095.00

    The Hamsa Hand is an ancient Middle Eastern amulet that has become a popular good luck symbol worldwide. In all faiths, predominantly Jews, Christians and Muslims, it is known for its power to protect the owner from the evil eye and bring happiness to the holder. Antique Hamsa Medal with Diamond Inlay Heart and Flower made from Champagne Diamonds set in 14k Gold and Blackened Rhodium, hanging from a champagne diamond, 14k Gold and black rhodium circle hanging from a champagne diamond, 14k gold and black rhodium openable bale. 49 Champagne Diamond - 1.07tw 14k Gold - 3.08g Black Rhodium

  • Oval Rose Cut Diamond Ring

    $4,775.00

    ROSE CUT DIA, .44 TW; 24 WT DIA, .24 TW

  • Small Diamond Flower Ring

    $2,795.00

    75 CH DIA, .23 TW

  • Engraved Hamsa

    $7,450.00

    Cynthia Ann’s inspiration for her jewelry collection began as she was grieving the loss of her mother. Her spiritual journey led her to Europe where she started her precious collection of over 1,500 religious crosses and medals that date back to 450 A.D. through the early 1900’s. Cynthia Ann has “re-purposed” this Antique British Schilling with Hamsa Engraving for you to enjoy. Antique British Schilling with Hamsa Engraving with Dot Bezel Made with Champagne Diamonds set in 14k Rose Gold, hanging from a champagne diamond and Rose Gold Openable Bale.

  • Large Diamond Flower Stud Earrings

    $6,595.00

    Large Diamond Flower Stud Earrigs

  • Butterfly Pendant Yellow Gold

    $1,950.00

    Cynthia Ann’s inspiration for her jewelry collection began as she was grieving the loss of her mother. Her spiritual journey led her to Europe where she started her precious collection of over 1,500 religious crosses and medals that date back to 450 A.D. through the early 1900’s. Cynthia Ann has created this Butterfly Pendant for you to enjoy. Butterfly Pendant Made with Champagne Diamonds set in 14k Yellow Gold, hanging from a champagne diamond and 14K Yellow Gold Openable Bale. 127 Champagne Diamonds - 0.43tw 14K Yellow Gold - 3.42g

  • CH DIA STAR PENDANT YG

    $1,895.00

    43 CH DIA, 0.49 TW

  • BLY CRSCNT MN

    $1,750.00

    50 Champagne Diamond - 0.37tw 14k Yellow Gold - 3.19g Black Rhodium Silver

  • Rose Cut Diamond Flower with Pave Diamond

    $5,995.00

    61 Champagne Diamond - 0.99tw 6 Rose Cut Diamonds - 0.555tw 14k Yellow Gold - 2.95g Black Rhodium Silver

  • BUTTERFLY BANGLE

    $9,595.00

    BUTTERFLY BANGLE

  • Ancient Medal with Inlay Pave Cross

    $6,650.00

    Cynthia Ann’s inspiration for her jewelry collection began as she was grieving the loss of her mother. Her spiritual journey led her to Europe where she started her precious collection of over 1,500 religious crosses and medals that date back to 450 A.D. through the early 1900’s. CynthiaAnn has “re-purposed” this Ancient Cross Medal for you to enjoy. Ancient Medal with Inlay Pave Cross, Surrounded by a Champagne Diamond, 14k Yellow Gold and Black Rhodium Scalloped Bezel, Hanging from a Champagne Diamond, 14k Gold and Black Rhodium Openable Bale. 179 Champagne Diamonds - 1.73tcw 14k Gold - 2.96g Black Rhodium Silver

  • German St. Francis of Assisi

    $5,625.00

    Known as the Patron Saint of Animals and Birds, St. Francis of Assisi understood God’s desire to love and respect all creatures, including the lowliest of all. He is known as the very first advocate for animals. St. Francis was also the founder of the religious order known as the Franciscans. He became renowned for his love, simplicity and practice of poverty. Antique German St. Francis of Assisi Medal, Surrounded by a Champagne Diamond, 14k Yellow Gold and Black Rhodium Silver Scalloped Bezel with 14k Yellow Gold Cross Accents, Hanging from a Champange Diamond, 14k Gold and Black Rhodium Openable Bale. Champagne Diamond - 0.70cts 14k Gold - 7.69g Black Rhodium Silver

  • RG CRSCNT MN PENDANT

    $2,150.00

    RG CRSCNT MN PENDANT

  • Pink Sapphire Bloom Pendant

    $4,625.00

    BLY PNK BLOOM PENDANT

  • Spanish Silver Guardian Angel

    $5,400.00

    Belief in guardian angels can be traced throughout all antiquity. This French medal represents your Guardian Angel that has been with you since you took your first breath and will be with you when you pass out of your body and return to the spiritual realms. This angel is unique to you and is there to guide you through your “spiritual journey” here on earth. She is a reminder of your faith in God and that you are never alone. Antique Spanish Silver Guardian Angel Medal, Surrounded by a Champagne Diamond, 14k Yellow Gold and Black Rhodium Bezel, Hanging from a Champagne Diamond, 14k Gold and Black Rhodium Openable Bale. Champagne Diamond - 0.90tcw 14k Gold - 4.66g Black Rhodium Silver

  • Small Vintage London Padlock

    $5,995.00

    The Antique English padlock was typically worn on a bracelet and given to a loved one to show how much they were loved. Before going off to war, gentlemen would leave the bracelet locked around his loved one’s wrist and he would hold the key until his return. The heart shaped padlock was fashionable in the Victorian and Edwardian periods. Small Vintage English London Padlock, Surrounded by a Champagne Diamond, 14k Yellow Gold and Black Rhodium Wide Pave Scalloped Bezel, Hanging from a Champage Diamond, 14k Gold and Black Rhodium Openable Bale. 173 Champagne Diamonds - 1.80tcw 14k Gold - 3.32g Black Rhodium Silver

  • Heart Shaped Vintage Padlock

    $5,850.00

    The Antique English padlock was typically worn on a bracelet and given to a loved one to show how much they were loved. Before going off to war, gentlemen would leave the bracelet locked around his loved one’s wrist and he would hold the key until his return. The heart shaped padlock was fashionable in the Victorian and Edwardian periods. Heart Shaped Vintage Padlock, Surrounded by a Champagne Diamond, 14k Yellow Gold and Black Rhodium 3 Prong Bezel, Hanging from a Champagne Diamond and 14k Yellow Gold Openable Bale. Champagne Diamond - 1.3tcw 14k Gold - 4.17g Black Rhodium Silver

  • French Guardian Angel Pointed Scallop

    $4,860.00

    Belief in guardian angels can be traced throughout all antiquity. This French medal represents your Guardian Angel that has been with you since you took your first breath and will be with you when you pass out of your body and return to the spiritual realms. This angel is unique to you and is there to guide you through your “spiritual journey” here on earth. She is a reminder of your faith in God and that you are never alone. Antique French Guaridan Angel Medal, Surrounded by a Champagne Diamond, 14k Yellow Gold and Black Rhodium Pointed Pave Scalloped Bezel, Hanging from a Champagne Diamond, 14k Gold and Black Rhodium Openable Bale. Champagne Diamond - 1.00tcw 14k Gold - 2.58g Black Rhodium SIlver

  • Antique Spanish St. Raphael Archangel

    $6,750.00

    Saint Raphael the Archangel is one of the seven archangels who stand before the throne of the Lord. Raphael means “God has Healed”. In the Book of Tolbit, Raphael is credited with driving the evil spirit from Sarah and restoring Tobits’s vision, allowing him to see the light of Heaven. Saint Raphael is the patron saint of Travelers, the blind and bodily ills. He is typically depicted holding a staff. He is also depicted holding or standing on a fish. Antique St. Raphael Archangel Medal, Surrouned by a Champagne Diamond and 14k Yellow Gold Four Prong Bezel, Hanging from a Champagne Diamond and 14k Yellow Gold Openable Bale. Champagne Diamond - 1.00tcw 14k Gold - 7.60g

  • 13-14c Kievan Cross

    $9,795.00

    The Christianizing of Kievan Russia dates back to 988 when Vladimir the Great, ruler over Kiev, agreed to turn away from paganism and accept Christianity in exchange for a marital tie. He was baptized and proceeded to baptize his family and the people of Kiev. During his Christian reign, Vladimir lived the teachings of the Bible through acts of charity. Ancient 13-14c. Russian Kievan Cross, Surrounded by a Champagne Diamond, 14k Yellow Gold and Black Rhodium Bezel, Hanging from a Champagne Diamond, 14k Gold and Black Rhodium Openable Bale. 105 Champagne Diamonds - 2.64cts 14k Gold - 2.94g Black Rhodium Silver

  • French St. Hubert with Antlers

    $13,050.00

    St. Hubert, the patron saint of hunters, had a vision while hunting and pursuing a magnificent stag. The animal turned to face him, and he was astounded to perceive a crucifix standing between its antlers. The Lord spoke to him at this time. During his vision he was told to hold animals in higher regard and have compassion for them as God’s creatures. St. Hubert is known as the patron saint of hunters, mathematicians, opticians and metalworkers. Antique French St. Hubert Medal, Surrounded by a Champagne Diamond, 14k Yellow Gold and Black Rhodium Scalloped Bezel, Crowned with a Pave Diamond Deer Mount with Antlers, Hanging from a Champagne Diamond, 14k Gold and Black Rhodium Openable Bale. Champagne Diamond - 2.50cts 14k Gold - 7.36g Black Rhodium Silver

  • Sacred Heart Diamond Inlay

    $5,050.00

    The Sacred Heart is often depicted in Christian art as a flaming heart[] shining with divine light, pierced by the lance-wound, encircled by the crown of thorns, surmounted by a cross, and bleeding. Sometimes the image is shown shining within the bosom of Christ with his wounded hands pointing at the heart. The wounds and crown of thorns allude to the manner of Jesus' death, while the fire represents the transformative power of divine love.

  • St. Benedict Diamond Inlay

    $6,075.00

    There is indeed no medal which possess such a wonderful power and protection from evil. On one side, the medal has a cross, the sign of our redemption, the protection shield given to us by God to ward off evil spirit. At the top of the cross usually stands the word PAX (peace) of the monogram HIS (Jesus). Vertically & Horizontally the letters CSSML & NDSMD mean: May the holy Cross be the light, let not the dragon be the guide.

  • Antique Miraculous Mary Medal

    $13,950.00

    Cynthia Ann’s inspiration for her jewelry collection began as she was grieving the loss of her mother. Her spiritual journey led her to Europe where she started her precious collection of over 1,500 religious crosses and medals that date back to 450 A.D. through the early 1900’s. CynthiaAnn has “re-purposed” this Antique Miraculous Mary Medal for you to enjoy. Antique Miraculous Mary Medal, Enhanced with an Inlayed Champagne Diamond Halo, Surrouned by a Champagne Diamond, 14k Yellow Gold and Black Rhodium Silver Shapes Bezel, Hanging from a Champagne Diamond, 14k Yellow Gold, and Black Rhodium Silver Openable Bale. Champagne Diamond - 4.10tcw 14k Gold - Black Rhodium Silver

  • ST. Benedict

    $4,990.00

    There is indeed no medal which possess such a wonderful power and protection from evil. On one side, the medal has a cross, the sign of our redemption, the protection shield given to us by God to ward off evil spirit. At the top of the cross usually stands the word PAX (peace) of the monogram HIS (Jesus). Vertically & Horizontally the letters CSSML & NDSMD mean: May the holy Cross be the light, let not the dragon be the guide.

  • Antique St. Benedict with Cross Inlay

    $6,495.00

    There is indeed no medal which possess such a wonderful power and protection from evil. On one side, the medal has a cross, the sign of our redemption, the protecting shield given to us by God to ward off evil spirit. At the top of the cross usually stands the word PAX (peace) of the monogram HIS (Jesus). Vertically & horizontally the letters CSSML & NDSMD mean: May the holy Cross be the light, let not the dragon be the guide. Antique St. Benedict Medal with Cross Inlay, Surrounded by a Champagne Diamond, 14k Yellow Gold and Black Rhodium 4 Prong Bezel, Inlayed with a Champagne Diamond Cross, Haning from a Champagne Diamond, 14k Gold and Black Rhodium Openable Bale. Champagne Diamond - 0.75cts 14k Gold - 2.15g Black Rhodium Silver

  • Antique Crucifixion and Lady Of Sorrows Medal

    $5,275.00

    Our Lady of Sorrows is a name the Virgin Mary is referred to in relation to the seven sorrows in her life. She is portrayed in deep sorrow with seven long knives or daggers piercing her heart, often bleeding. Mary’s fifth sorrow is the Crucification of Jesus, her sixth sorrow is the Piercing of the Side of Jesus, and her seventh sorrow is the Burial of Jesus. Front translates to "Sacred Heart of Jesus have pity" Back translates to "Very heart of Mary Pray for us" Antique Crucifixion and Our Lady of Sorrows Medal, Surrounded by a Champagne Diamond, 14k Yellow Gold and Black Rhodium 4 Prong Bezel, Hanging from a Champange Diamond, 14k Gold and Black Rhodium Openable Bale. Champagne Diamond - 1.12tcw 14k Gold - 2.38g Black Rhodium Silver

  • Antique French Medal W/ Cross

    $4,275.00

    Cynthia Ann’s inspiration for her jewelry collection began as she was grieving the loss of her Mother from cancer. Her spiritual journey led her to Europe where she started her precious collection of over 1,500 religious crosses and medals that date back to 450 A.D. through the early 1900’s. Cynthia Ann has “re-purposed” this Antique French Medal with Cross for you to enjoy. Antique French Medal, Inlayed with a Champagne Diamond Cross, Surrounded by a Champagne Diamond, 14k Yellow Gold and Black Rhodium Scalloped Bezel, Hanging from a Champagne Diamond, 14k Gold and Black Rhodium Openable Bale. Champagne Diamond - 0.4cts 14k Gold - 6.04g Black Rhodium Silver

  • Ancient Russian Byzantine Cross

    $8,550.00

    The Orthodox Cross, Byzantine or Russian Orthodox Cross is a variation of the Christian Cross could be found in every Eastern Orthodox Church and Catholic Church of the Byzantine Rite. One version of the Orthodox Cross has a long vertical bean crossed about two thirds of the way up by a horizontal beam that represents Pontius Pilates’s inscription “Jesus of Nazorean, the King of the Jews” and a lower beam representing the foot rest upon which our Lord’s feet were mailed. The lower beam is slanting up toward heaven. Many Orthodox crosses have trefoils. Ancient Russian Byzantine Cross, Surrounded by a Champagne Diamond, 14k Yellow Gold and Black Rhodium 6 Prong Bezel, Accented by Four 14k Yellow Crosses, Hanging from a Champagne Diamond, 14k Gold and Black Rhodium Openable Bale. Champagne Diamond - 1.2cts 14k Gold - 8.02g

  • Belgium Guardian Angel

    $5,850.00

    Belief in guardian angels can be traced throughout all antiquity. This French medal represents Your Guardian Angel that has been with you since you took your first breath and will be with you when you pass out of your body and return to the spiritual realms. This angel is unique to you and is there to guide you through your “spiritual journey” here on earth. She is a reminder of your faith in God and that you are never alone! Antique Belgian Guardiand Angel, Surrounded by a Champagne Diamond, 14k Yellow Gold and Black Rhodium Multi Shape Bezel, Hanging from a Champange Diamond, 14k Gold and Black Rhodium Openable Bale. Champange Diamond - 0.70ct 14k Gold - 6.39g Black Rhodium Siver

  • French St. Benedict Medal

    $8,100.00

    There is indeed no medal which possess such a wonderful power and protection from evil. On one side, the medal has a cross, the sign of our redemption, the protecting shield given to us by God to ward off evil spirit. At the top of the cross usually stands the word PAX (peace) of the monogram HIS (Jesus). Vertically & horizontally the letters CSSML & NDSMD mean: May the holy Cross be the light, let not the dragon be the guide. Antique French St. Benedict Medal, Inlayed with a Champange Diamond Cross, Surrounded by a Champange Diamond and 14k Yellow Gold Channel Set Bezel, Hanging from a Champange Diamond and 14k Yellow Gold Openable Bale Champange Diamond - 1.40cts 14k Yellow Gold - 7.34g

  • Tiny Bead Full Round bezel with Tulip Heart Padlock Locket

    $5,150.00

    The Antique English padlock was typically worn on a bracelet and given to a loved one to show how much they were loved. Before going off to war, gentlemen would leave the bracelet locked around his loved one’s wrist and he would hold the key until his return. The heart shaped padlock was fashionable in the Victorian and Edwardian periods. Anique English Padlock, Surrounded by a Champagne Diamond, 14k Yellow Gold and Black Rhodium Dot Bezel, Hanging from a Champagne Diamond, 14k Gold, and Black Rhodium Openable Bale.

  • 1800's French Sacred Heart

    $8,550.00

    The Sacred Heart is often depicted in Christian art as a flaming heart[] shining with divine light, pierced by the lance-wound, encircled by the crown of thorns, surmounted by a cross, and bleeding. Sometimes the image is shown shining within the bosom of Christ with his wounded hands pointing at the heart. The wounds and crown of thorns allude to the manner of Jesus' death, while the fire represents the transformative power of divine love. Antique French Sacred Heart from the 1800's, Inlayed with Pave Champagne Diamond Heart, Surrounded by a Champagne Diamond, 14k Yellow Gold and Black Rhodium Graduated Bezel, Hanging from a Champange Diamond, 14k Gold and Black Rhodium Openable Bale. Champagne Diamond - 1.3cts 14k Gold - 4.24g Black Rhodium Silver

  • Antique Russian Icon

    $9,800.00

    Icons tell a visual story to the faithful and help the faithful pray and meditate. Small metal Icons have a 1000-year-old history and were often called “Traveler's Icon”. Devoted individuals, soldiers and others would take them into battle or on their travels for protection. Traditionally made of bronze / brass, they were wearable and small (2 x 2.5 in). The soft brass originals were submitted to the constant wear of devoted fingers, recording the history of heavy prayer on these sacramentals. Besides spiritual protection through prayer, the icon provided physical protection as well.

  • Ancient Viking Cross Pendant

    $8,475.00

    The Viking Age was a period of considerable religious change. Part of the popular image of the Vikings is that they were all pagans, with a hatred of the Christian Church, but this view is very misleading. Toward the end of the Viking Age, from about 1000 to 1066, the Christian Church became more of an influence on the Vikings and they became less warlike. The Vikings came into contact with Christianity through their raids, and when they settled in lands with a Christian population, they adopted Christianity quite quickly. Viking crosses took on many different shapes and sizes. Ancient Viking Cross surrounded by yellow gold beading and a champagne diamond and yellow gold bezel, hanging from a champagne diamond and yellow gold cross and openable bale. 74 cahmpagne diamonds - 1.43tw 14K Yellow Gold - 17.96g

  • Lady Of Guadalupe St Francis

    $6,450.00

    Our Lady of Guadalupe is the patron saint of Mexico and is always shown with an angel and moon at her feet and rays of sunshine that encircle her. The Virgin Mary appeared before Juan Diego, an indigenous man in Mexico, requesting a shrine be build where she appeared. The town bishop did not believe the vision and demanded proof before he would agree to build the shrine. Mary send Juan Diego back to the bishop with the roses inside his cloak. When he opened his cloak before the bishop, the roses fell to the floor in an image of the Virgin Mary and was imprinted on the inside. The shrine was built and named Santa Maria de Guadalupe at her request. Antique Spanish Our Lady of Guadalupe on the front and St. Francis on the back, Surrounded by a champagne diamond, yellow gold and black rhodium bezel, hanging from a Champagne Diamond, yellow gold and black rhodium openable bale. 35 Champagne Diamonds - 1.34tw 14K Yellow Gold - 8.17g Black Rhodium Silver

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