History of Cleopatra's Barge ...
In Business 48 years and at the same location (picture above) for 41 years.
The first jewelry designer and manufacturer in Naples,Florida.
Truly a name to be trusted.
The Naples Medallion© designed and copyrighted by Marilyn celebrates our historic Naples Fishing Pier.
Originally built as a freight and passenger dock in 1888.
Born in New York City, owner Marilyn Janss was trained by two premier jewelers, one of whom designed and
manufactured jewelry for Cartier, Tiffany & Co., and Van Cleef & Arpel. She also studied under Joe Costello,
a well-known diamond setter in New York City.
In 1966, she moved to Naples and became the first local manufacturing
jeweler, noted for copyrighted designs, such as the Medallion and Cup series.
Cleopatra's Barge Fine Jewelry features this GIA-certified jeweler
and diamond setter's unique and original designs.