Decorative biscuit tins were a marketing tool for biscuit makers during the turn of the twentieth century. A much sought after Huntley & Palmers tin and most unusual as it is the only biscuit tin with a date printed on it. Look for the date on the spine of the almanac. Page 100 in the Franklin Book.
This putty colored oval lava cameo brooch is set in silver gilt. Condition: excellent
5 engraved back teaspoons, each. You can buy by the piece. Visit our web site to see other pieces in this pattern.
Condition: excellent Height: 6 inches
Mason's ironstone platter in a design influenced by Meissen, 10" X 12", circa 1820. We have a pair if you want two. each.
Condition: excellent Height: 12 inches Width: 10 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
Spode pearlware cup & saucer in the Chrysanthemum pattern c1820.
Condition: excellent Height: 5.5 inches
Jewelry depicting forms of nature were in vogue during the late Georgian and early Victorian period. Foil backed colorful paste bugs or beetles set in silver were costume jewelry of their day. This charming beetle set in silver is circa 1840.
Condition: excellent Height: 0.75 inch
A signet ring of hair and 9 K gold, engraved with "EP" and hallmarked 1848. Size 7.
This Lava brooch, set in a 12K gold bezel is an unusual color, dark green, c. 1880, 1 3/8" x 1 5/8", $ 1465. Condition: excellent Height: 1.5 inches Width: 1.25 inches
Chrysanthemum pattern sugar spoon by Stieff. Excellent condition.
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
Lovely ornately chased 18K gold Georgian memorial ring dedicated to Queen Caroline of Brunswick. She was married to the future George the IV who was already married illegally to Maria Fitzherbert. Nine months after the wedding Caroline had a child, Princess Charlotte of Wales, and she and George separated. She was very popular in England and George was despised for his immoral behavior. When she died memorial rings were made for the court with the inscription: "In Memory of Caroline of Brunswick...
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.
Lovely early Victorian gold and silver eternity band set with garnets and pearls. The interior is engraved with the owners name, Rosine Bennet. The ring is a size 8 and measures 3/16 in width.
Early Victorian memorial band in 18K gold and decorated in an azure or cerulean blue enamel, an unusual color rarely found in rings of this type. The outer band says "IN MEMORY OF". The interior is inscribed "Catherine Beer obt June 13 1837 aet 63". The ring also has the 18K hallmark for London 1836. The ring is a size 8 1/2.
Magnificent Georgian five stone ring set with old European cut diamonds in 15K gold. The diamonds have a total weight of 6 carats. The overall color ranges from I to J with an SI 2 rating. The stones in this ring are an unusually large size for this period. The ring size is 7 1/2 and it measures 1/4" at its widest.
Georgian 18K yellow gold "fede" ring of clasped hands and plaited hair. The clasped hands are a symbol of fidelity and commitment and were often used on wedding bands. This ring is between a size 4 3/4 and 5 and measures 3/8" wide.