Wonderful Victorian long chain of varied colored agates set in gilt metal alternating with floral links. This fantastic piece is colorful and dramatic and can be worn day or night. The necklace measures 40" long and 1/2" wide.
These fabulous 18K Diamond Leaf Form Floral earrings are a wonderful form and are proper mirror images of one another. They attach to the earlobe via a secure threaded screw back to ensure you never lose these fabulous treasures. The floral cluster at the earring top is repeated in a larger scale at the bottom of each earring. The back of the earring is open to let greater light reflection and ensure they sparkle all entire night long. Flower and leaf forms in jewelry are an English tradition da...
Lovely Georgian diamond ring in a floral motif set in silver and 18K yellow gold. $ 8260, C. 1720, Size 5.75. Condition: excellent Height: 5.75 inches
Romantic and rare Georgian 18K gold teardrop shaped lover's eye pendant with a blue left eye. The exquisitely painted eye and its surroundings float cloud like on ivory, as is appropriate for a proper early 19th century example of its genre. The hinged compartment at the back contains a lock of hair. Lover's eyes became popular when the Prince of Wales, later crowned King George IV, fell in love with Maria Fitzherbert. They were forbidden to marry but exchanged miniatures of their eyes to keep ...
Bold and beautiful Victorian 15K matt yellow gold and shiny rose gold buckle bracelet. The fantastic and unusual combination of textures and colors gives a unique feel to a classic motif. The bracelet's interior dimensions are 2 1/8" by 1 3/4" and it measures 1" wide. It has hallmarks for Birmingham 1882.
Fantastic engraved 18K gold bracelet set with a shell cameo of the god Pan and presented in its original box. Clearly a one of its kind. The bracelet measures 1 5/8" wide, the interior circumference is 6 1/2", c1840
Stunning pair of Berlin Iron bracelets made up of cameo portrait silhouettes decorated with an openwork leaf motif. The cameos on the clasps are backed with shiny steel and measure 1 1/4" high by 1" wide. The two bracelets measure 7 3/4" long each and if put together can be worn as a necklace. A wonderful plus to add to ones jewelry collection.
Stunning early 19th Century Berlin Iron earrings with a floral motif which is highlighted with polished steel. Berlin Iron was sought after by Napoleon who invaded German and captured the factory, confiscated the molds and took them back to France in 1806. Today this unique and fascinating jewelry is as prized as it was back then. The earrings measure 2 1/2" long and 3/4" at their widest.
Fantastic Georgian 18K gold drop earrings beautifully hand engraved with an elegant floral motif. These impressive earrings measure 3" long and 1/2" at their widest. Definitely a one of a kind!
Fantastic 18th century black dot paste drop earrings set in silver with a bow motif. These elegant earrings are rare and desirable, wonderful to wear for evenings on the town. The earrings measure 3 1/4" long and approximately 1" at their widest.
Impressive Georgian diamond cluster ring with nine full cut diamonds in a silver open back setting with an 18K gold band dating to c. 1820. The pictures speak for them selves. The ring is a size 6.
The crystals are edged with gold beading that emphasizes the shape and design of the earrings. They date from 1800 and measure 2 1/8" long.
The detail on this fabulous 18K serpent choker astounds. In forty years of buying and selling antique jewelry, we have never seen a necklace like this one, designed with incredible precision and charm. The flexible gold necklace features a serpent's head with ruby round eyes, menacing teeth and ornately carved patterns incised in the underside of the snake's head. The snake has his mouth clamped firmly downward on a finely detailed turtle with polished garnet shell, diamond studded feet and tail...
Rare Georgian 18K muff chain with engraved links and a clasp in the form of a hand wearing an emerald ring. Muff chains like this one were measured and made order to insure that the muff hung at the right length. This one measures 46" long and can be doubled or tripled around the neck.
Lovely Victorian aqua, pink topaz and natural pearl bracelet set in 18K gold. The bracelet measures 3/4" at its widest and 2" x 2 1/4" in its interior dimensions. Imperial topaz came from the mines in Brazil in 1735. A Parisian jeweler discovered that by heating the gemstones, some golden topaz turned a beautiful pink. However, not all imperial topaz contained the trace element chromium, which is what was needed create the pink tone, Without the chromium, the topaz would become colorless and fra...
Amazing "Queen Anne" amethyst paste necklace and earrings set in gilt metal. This style of jewelry has been historically misnamed for Queen Anne, who reigned from 1695 to 1714, as it was made in the mid 18th century. The vivid purple paste stones used are faceted as rose cuts. The earrings have back to front fittings and fit close to the earlobe. The necklace is fastened with a ribbon.
Fantastic Georgian 18K gold cuff bracelet with an elaborate woven band and ornate central motif. Beautiful to wear on the most elegant of occasions. Be prepared for an avalanche of compliments. The bracelet measures 7 1/2" long and 2" at its widest.
Exquisite Berlin Iron cameo necklace consisting of sixteen graduated portrait cameos of classical men and women. This unusual necklace has its original clasp and measures 15 1/4" long by 1 3/8" at its widest.