Impeccable condition French Jet long earrings that make a bold statement for daytime or evening wear. French Jet is shiny black glass that was hand carved, polished to a high shine and backed in metal and set into elegant jewelry that was fashionable during Victorian times. It was acceptable as mourning jewelry, but was worn for many occasions. The contrast between the black of the jewelry against pale skin was considered a mark of beauty. The leaf form of the earring is a classic form that look...
Dramatic Victorian agate bead necklace is fastened with an agate clasp. The striking banded agate beads are black, brown and white and can be worn day or night. The necklace measures 17" long, circa 1870.
Victorian stickpin of a dog in essex crystal set in an 18K gold frame with a large 9K gold pin. Keep your lovely furry companion with you all day. C. 1870, 1"W x 1 1/4"H, $ 3860. Condition: excellent Height: 1.25 inches Width: 1 inch
This 18K yellow gold black enamelled memorial ring has pearls with a small diamond in the center. Hallmarked 1831. Size 6 1/2.
Condition: excellent Height: 6.5 inches
Chamberlain's Worcester Porcelain Platter, well known "Nelson" pattern, c 1805.
Condition: excellent Height: 16 inches Width: 11 inches
Georgian diamond cluster ring set with Dutch crown diamonds in 15K yellow gold, the stones set in silver mounts. $ 3900, C. 1800, Size 8.5. Condition: excellent Height: 8.5 inches
Wonderful early 20th century earrings each depicting a unique geisha. Shakudo is made from mixed metals-gold and copper - and was originally used to make armaments. Easy to wear clip on earrings, perfect for work or play.
Bold Victorian banded agate bead necklace with three large beads tapering down to smaller ones. There are 34 beads in the necklace which has a bead clasp. Agate beads have become very collectible as many believe they have mystical qualities. The necklace is 20 1/2" long.
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.
Lovely polished coral earrings with enamel bows and seed pearls ensconced in the center if each bow and dangling from each ribbon. The deep rose pink color of our earrings are the most ought after color of coral and are particularly vibrant in tone. The use of coral in jewelry started in Roman times, and where the superstitions about coral began. Coral was thought to be a talisman against evil spirits. Its popularity continued into the Middle Ages and again into Victorian times, when coral was c...
This beautiful Dr. Wall period Worcester soft paste porcelain compote is a large early piece with fancy birds decoration and blue border. Its probably from the Giles workshop.
Condition: excellent Height: 11 inches
This Georgian 18K gold, deeply colored amethyst and diamond ring is circa 1810. Size 8 1/2. Condition: excellent Height: 8.25 inches
Wonderful Edwardian moonstone necklace set in silver. It is said if your lover gives you a moonstone necklace when the moon is full you will always have a passion for each other. Moonstones became popular during the Art Nouveau period as a talisman for fertility, love, protection, and sleep! This beautiful moonstone needs little excuse for ownership. The necklace measures 16 3/4" long.
Dramatic Victorian triple hoop pique earrings inlaid with gold and silver. The tops have a floral motif while the hoops are geometric. Pique work, tortoiseshell inlaid with gold and silver, was brought to England by the Huguenots who fled religious persecution by the French in the late 17th and early 18th centuries. Earrings are 2 1/2" long and 7/8" at their widest.
These fabulous figurines of Milton and Shakespeare are rare finds. They date to c.1790 and stand 11" and 11 1/2" tall. Condition: excellent
This marked Dr. Wall period Worcester soft paste porcelain platter has beautiful, crisp "blue scale". It would make a fine addition to an important collection.
Condition: excellent Height: 8 inches
Elegant early Victorian Vauxhall Glass leaf form earrings. The clear mirrored glass will glitter and glimmer with every step you take whether on the dance floor or parading down the street on a sunny day. The earrings measure 2 1/4" long by 3/4" at their widest.
Wonderful French 18K gold mesh collar gives a smart look to every outfit whether tailored or frilly, fancy or plain, elegant or casual. The necklace has elasticity and measures 13" long by 3/8" wide.