A specialist in rare and unusual colored gemstones, including star sapphires, chrysoberyl, star rubies and alexandrite, Oscar Heyman has been crafting exquisite jewels in New York for more than a century using European techniques passed down through three generations.
The Heyman family emigrated from Russia to New York in 1906 where they launched Oscar Heyman & Brothers in 1912. The brothers were master platinumsmiths who utilized only the finest diamonds and colored gems. The firm manufactured and supplied jewelry for the most prestigious American jewelry houses of the 1930s.
Oscar Heyman & Brothers continues to be a self-contained, family-owned and operated business where the old world techniques of tool making, fine platinum and gold metalsmithing in the production of each piece.