Red Vauxhall Glass floral motif necklace will mirror your gaiety when wearing it. Made at the Vauxhall Glass Works in London from the 18th century through the middle of the nineteenth, it was sold at the Vauxhall Pleasure Gardens nearby.
Lovely French drop earrings of 18K gold Etruscan work with gold bows tied at the top. Length from tip of earwire is 2 1/2". C. 1820, $ 3595. Condition: excellent Height: 2.5 inches
This amethyst memorial ring is centered by a hair locket, and is engraved 1817, set in 15K gold. Size 5.75 Condition: excellent
Georgian 15K yellow gold ring set with a topaz surrounded by pearls, engraved inside "E. F." $ 3440, C. 1815, size 7 1/4 Condition: excellent Height: 7.25 inches
Beautiful Victorian stickpin of a dog in essex crystal set in a gorgeous 15K gold frame with a 9K gold pin. The ideal way to keep your dog with you at all times. C. 1870, 3/4"W x 1"H, $ 3400. Condition: excellent Height: 1 inch Width: 0.75 inch
Alternating pendeloque shaped drops of 18K gold and coral hang from scalloped gold beads on a wide snake link chain in this dramatic necklace. With great attention to detail, the clasp repeats the motif of the beads.
Victorian Emerald 5 stone ring set in 18K gold, circa 1880, size 6 1/2. Condition: excellent Height: 6.5 inches
Floral rondelles, the five central ones with tassels, comprise this lovely cut steel necklace. Multi-faceted cut steel jewelry was popular during the 18th and mid 19th century. The jewelry sparkled in candlelight and was used as a substitute for diamonds. The necklace measures 15 1/2" long and 1 3/4" at its widest.
Great Victorian five stone ring with three sapphires and two diamonds in an 18K yellow gold claw setting . $ 3250, c. 1880, Size 7 1/2. Condition: excellent Height: 7.5 inches
Striking Victorian banded agate bead necklace with a bead clasp is 20" long and contains 32 beads. Each bead is unique yet all have a multiplicity of lines and colors. The beads measure from 13 millimeters to 9 millimeters in diameter. Wearable with browns and blacks, day or night,circa 1870.
Elegant gold plated snake necklace will grace your neckline with its supple beauty. Snake jewelry became popular when Queen Victoria received a snake ring for her engagement to Prince Albert
This beautiful 15K yellow gold and agate bracelet has beautifully mottled, graduated stones and dates to 1840. 7" long, $ 3125. Condition: excellent Height: 7 inches
Early English Victorian 15K gold drop earrings in a torpedo shape will hang gracefully over a suit or gown, day or night. They measure almost 2" long. circa 1860
c. 1765, 9" Height, slight restoration. Condition: excellent
Lovely Victorian floral motif pique hinged bangle bracelet. Pique is tortoise shell inlaid with gold and silver. It was brought to England by the Huguenots at the end of the 17th century. It reached the height of its popularity in the 1870s and 80's. This wonderful example will be great to wear day or night. It measures 7/8" wide. The interior measurements are 2 1/8" by 2".
Lovely Georgian turquoise enamel on gilt metal earrings fit close to the ear. The earrings are in the style of Queen Anne, who ruled England from 1702-1714, but were crafted during the reign of King George II. They measure approximately 1" by 1".
Delightful Edwardian bangle bracelet of platinum and 15K gold entwined around each other. Perhaps it was a lover's gift symbolizing the intertwining of two souls. The bracelet's interior measures 2 1/8" wide. Comfortable to wear day or night.
This 15K gold and Scottish agate bracelet has a padlock with a hair locket. It dates to 1870. length is 7".
Condition: excellent Height: 7 inches
Georgian five stone ruby ring set in 18K yellow gold. $ 2860, C. 1830s, Size 5 1/2. Condition: excellent Height: 5.5 inches
This Victorian, 9K yellow gold snake link ladies watch chain is quite thick and has a wonderfully sensuous feel to it. Wear it with a watch, a magnifier or even a large locket. Condition: Excellent
Great five stone ring set with three sapphires and two diamonds in 18K yellow gold. $ 2750, c. 1880, size 6.25. Condition: excellent Height: 6.25 inches
Shakudo is a magnificent form of artistry dating to the Samurai period, when highly skilled metal crafters ornamented swords, fittings and shields with beautiful inlaid designs of copper and gold for decorative or ceremonial wear. When the Samurai period officially ended in late 1800's, the artisans turned their craft to jewelry and the decorative arts. This ring is 1 3/4 inches long and with its asymmetrical design of flowers amongst leaves, is a fine example of the rich imagery and love of nat...
Lovely Georgian emerald ring in a basket setting flanked by four diamonds set in 18K gold and silver, size 10. C. 1800, Condition: excellent Height: 10 inches
Blue Willow pattern scent bottle with silver gilt cap by Sampson Mordan. The silver is marked with the year mark for 1885. This scent is a large size measuring 2 1/4" in diameter. A wonderful addition to a scent collection or a collection of blue
Lovely pique pansy pendant can be worn with a gold or silver chain. Pique, tortoiseshell inlaid with gold and silver, was developed in France and became popular in England in the late 19th century.
Coalport porcelain sauce tureens with undertrays, "King" pattern, circa 1810,
Condition: excellent Height: 6.5 inches Width: 7 inches
Bold Victorian buckle ring set with two diamonds and hallmarked Birmingham 1899. The clean and simple design of the ring makes is wearable for women or men and can be shared. Buckle rings were popular in the Victorian era as the symbol for the Order of the Garter which the Queen wore on her arm. This ring is a size 10 1/2 and measures 3/8" at its widest.
Georgian 15K gold and almondine or purplish-red garnet eternity band. Thin bands like this one are hard to find and highly prized. When worn with other rings, for example between two gold bands, they make a wonderful "look".
This ring is a size 5 and measures 3/32" wide.
Georgian agate bracelet of various colors and patterns makes a wonderful and wearable piece of jewelry. Turn it around and have a different view to suit your attire. The agates are set in gold and the bracelet measures 6 1/4" long. Each agate measures 1" wide by 1 1/2" high.
Georgian cut steel cuff bracelet dating to c.1800. Cut steel jewelry is made of tiny steel studs mounted into a base plate. It originated in the village of Woodstock in Oxfordshire. The studs were faceted to reflect light and give off a brilliance like that of diamonds. This bracelet measures 1 1/2" wide by 6 1/4" long.
Beautiful Portuguese marquis shaped ring set with clear pastes in silver and 18K yellow gold. $ 2400, c. 1800, size 7.25. Condition: excellent Height: 7.25 inches
Bold Victorian cut steel cuff bracelet is an unusual and amazing example of the popular cut steel jewelry of the Victorian era. Cut steel was developed as a substitute for diamonds when the royalty and wealthy traveled to the seasons in Bath and London. The bracelet measures 1 1/2" wide, its interior measures 2 3/4" by 2 1/8".
Beautiful Portuguese marquis shaped ring set with clear black dot pastes in 18K yellow gold and silver. It is an excellent example of Portuguese jewelry of the late 18th century. The ring dates to c. 1800. It is a size 7.25 and can be resized up or down.
Snake jewelry was made popular by Queen Victoria when she received an emerald studded snake from her beloved Prince Albert as an engagement ring. This 18K yellow gold snake brooch is decorated with emeralds and has ruby eyes. C1860. Condition: excellent Height: 1.15 inches Width: 1.85 inches
Dramatic Victorian pinchbeck top and drop earrings also called day/night earrings. The drops can easily be removed and the tops worn alone. Then the drops can be return for an evenings night on the town. Pinchbeck is an alloy developed by Christopher Pinchbeck in the 18th century. It is a form of brass, an alloy of copper and zinc, mixed in proportions so that it closely resembles gold in appearance. It never tarnishes. In its time it was worn by women when they traveled so as not to put their p...
Charming memorial ring with rose diamonds set in 18K yellow gold and showing a hair curl under crystal, engraved "John Hulman ob 29 Oct 1777 aet 45", $ 2360, size 8. Condition: excellent Height: 8 inches
Worcester, Dr. Wall period, Blue Scale soft paste porcelain leaf dish with a mock Chinese mark, circa 1770. .
Condition: excellent Height: 9 inches Width: 8.25 inches
Fanciful Victorian silver collar with a silver locket embellished with two-color gold. The necklace and locket are adorned with geometric arch motifs and engravings. The necklace measures 16 1/2" long and 3/4" wide and the locket measures 1 5/8" long and is hallmarked 1881.
Elaborately carved 18K heart lock set with three cabochon garnets can be worn as a locket or used to hold a linked bracelet. The compartment on the reverse holds a lock of woven hair, a memento of a loved one.
Fine 18K yellow gold and plaited hair double snake ring engraved with the date "1834". $ 2265. Size 6 3/4. Condition: excellent Height: 6.75 inches
Antique Shakudo bracelet with a dragon motif was made in Japan in the 1890's. Shakudo work was used in Japan during the Sanarau period by artisans who made ornaments to adorn swords and other weapons. It became popular in the making of jewelry in the 1890's and was characteristic of the Aesthetic movement, with its asymmetrical art forms. The bracelet is elasticized and easy to wear. The band is 1/2 inch wide, the center piece is
1 3/8 high by 5/8 wide.
Bold Victorian pique hoop earrings of tortoiseshell inlaid with gold. The technique for making pique was brought to England by the Huguenots when they were expelled from France in the late 17th Century. Pique jewelry blossomed in the late 1800's.
Striking Victorian banded agate earrings set in 15K gold. The brown and black tones make them wearable with any color. The earrings measure 1" in diameter and date to 1890.
Georgian amethyst ring set in an 18K gold repousse setting, circa 1810. The ring is a size 7 1/2. Condition: excellent
Stuart Crystals first appeared after 1649 as tokens of loyalty to the executed Charles I, the Stuart King of England. Faceted rock crystal with a plaited lock of his hair, his image or his initials, were distributed and worn by his followers, loyalists to James II who were referred to as Jacobites. These rings, slides and tokens of rock crystal found throughout the late 1600's were transformed into a type of memorial jewelry. Even until the mid 18th Century the style, termed Jacobite Jewelry,...
18K gold Memorial ring hallmarked 1833 with an enamelled band and a hair locket surrounded by pearls, size 9.
Condition: excellent Height: 9 inches
Delightful Victorian "imari" pattern scent bottle with a gilded silver cap which is stamped with the hallmarks for London 1888. The bottle is 2" wide, 2 3/8" hight and 1/2" deep.
Royal Worcester porcelain scent bottle decorated in the style of Japanese Satsuma. The design features a Geisha and a fish on one side and a lady with a fan on the other. The silver CAP is stamped with the hallmarks for Birmingham, England, 1891. The pieces measures: 2 1/4" high by 1 7/8" wide by 1/2" deep.
Unusual Victorian porcelain scent bottle in the shape of a clam shell. The silver lid is stamped with the hallmarks of Sanders and Shepherd and the date letter for 1889. The bottle is 2" high by 1 1/2" wide and 1 1/4" at its deepest.
Lovely three stone sapphire ring set with 4 small diamonds in an 18K yellow gold claw setting and hallmarked 1906. $ 2000, Size 5 3/4. Condition: excellent Height: 5.75 inches
This Chelsea "gold anchor" period porcelain seal of a lady has a motto and a hardstone seal. It dates to 1759-1768. We have a collection of these early Chelsea "toys". You can check our web site for others.
Turn this ring around and around and it seems that it is becoming narrower and narrower. Just an illusion caused by the direction of the engraving. A popular, though rare, Georgian design, our 15K yellow gold band also has repousse chasing. The ring is size 7. Condition: Excellent
Lowestoft soft-paste teabowl and saucer in the Schoolhouse pattern.
c. 1780. Saucer: 4 3/4" diameter. Cup: 3"diameter x 1 3/4" Height. Condition: excellent
C. 1820, 1 1/2"W x 4 "L x 2 1/4"H. Condition: excellent
Memorial ring engraved 1820 with a repousse band of 18K gold, containing a hair locket surrounded by onyx. Condition: excellent
c. 1810. 3 1/2" W x 6 1/2" L x 5" H. With two very small chips. Condition: excellent
Beautiful Coalport Teapot in a colorful "crab" pattern, c. 1810,
c. 1780, 6 1/2" X 8 3/4". The specific flower on the design is the GENTIANA ACAULIS. Condition: excellent
Chelsea Soft Paste Porcelain Plate "Duke of Cambridge" pattern, C. 1760, RED ANCHOR MARK, GOLD ANCHOR PERIOD, 9" DIAMETER. Condition: excellent
'Regard' rings spell the word using the first letter of each stone, hence 'r'uby, 'e'merald, 'g'arnet, 'a'methyst, 'r'uby and 'd'iamond. This early Victorian version is set in 15K yellow gold. C. 1850, $ 1790, size 4 1/4. Condition: excellent Height: 4.25 inches