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All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Pre 1900 item #1428965
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$1,980.00
he heron is a majestic bird known for wisdom. In flight, herons are extremely powerful and they are known for their hunting prowess. The bird symbolizes stillness and serenity, which allows for opportunity- in this case, to deftly ensnare a long coiled snake in its beak. This intaglio carving where the motif is carved into the stone, is an ancient art. These were meant to be hung on a chain and were considered useful men's jewelry. Today, the art of cutting a seal by hand is generally lost, maki...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Pre 1900 item #1428966
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$1,050.00
Lovely pair of Victorian Vauxhall glass teal mirror glass earrings set in metal. The Vauxhall glass Company manufactured mirror glass in the 19th century and in a burst of innovation one can only behold with astonishment today, they employed jewelry artisans to make mirror glass jewelry with the shards. Vauxhall Glass jewelry proved immensely popular and was offered for sale to courting couples in the London pleasure gardens. The jewelry came in different styles and forms, but it the teal colo...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Pre 1900 item #1428968
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$1,200.00
Lovely pair of Vauxhall glass aqua colored glass earrings set on metal. The Vauxhall glass Company manufactured mirror glass in the 19th century and in a burst of innovation one can only behold with astonishment today, they employed jewelry artisans to craft mirror glass jewelry with the shards. Vauxhall Glass jewelry proved immensely popular and was offered for sale to courting couples in the London pleasure gardens. The jewelry came in different styles and forms, but it the beautiful aqua co...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Pre 1900 item #1428969
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$1,050.00
We love these royal blue mirror glass earrings which shine a brighter Bristol blue with the slightest head movement. the beveled hand carved edge is a lovely detail which was clearly time consuming for the maker. The plate glass factory at Vauxhall was known for its production of mirror glass, but in addition, the company employed skillful artisans to produce jewelry out of the remaining shards. Thus was created Vauxhall glass jewelry, much loved then and by collectors today. The earrings are 1 ...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Pre 1900 item #1428970
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$1,450.00
A lovely pair of white paste earrings close set in silver gilt. Approximately 18 MM or .7 inches in width, these well scaled earrings can be dressed up or down. Made of "paste", these earrings are made of a special glass and lead formula originating from George Ravenscroft, a London glassmaker, during the 17th century and perfected by a French jeweler Georges Strass in the 18th century. Each "paste" was handcarved to fit the setting. Paste has become very collectible and desirable and can no lon...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Pre 1900 item #1428972
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$1,400.00
In the mid eighteenth century, following the development of Darwinism, the insect world became the latest novelty as a subject for women's jewelry. The jewelry came in different styles and forms, such as flies, beetles, dragonflies, and grasshoppers. the subject matter was further amplified in jewelry during the aesthetic movement. This pair of bug earrings is made from rock crystal, further enhancing their value. Notice the precise hand polishing and carving that was needed to set the earring...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Pre 1900 item #1428973
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$1,400.00
We love these 15K Victorian open set citrine and diamond cluster earrings with the rectangular cut center citrine is surrounded by a border of smaller diamonds, in turn surrounded by a border of larger diamonds. Measuring just over ½ inch, these are the perfect earrings when a little sparkle and flash is the order of the day. Note the artistic hand molded gold flowers on the earring backs. The lever back mechanism is very sturdy and locks the earrings in place. You will enjoy these classic earr...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Pottery : Pre 1837 VR item #1180234 (stock #SR8154)
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$1,950.00

c. 1810. 3 1/2" W x 6 1/2" L x 5" H. With two very small chips. Condition: excellent

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1837 VR item #1180236 (stock #SR8152)
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$480.00

c. 1800. Cup: 3 1/4" diameter x 2 7/8" height. Saucer: 5 1/4" diameter. Condition: excellent

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1837 VR item #1180237 (stock #SR8151)
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$325.00

c. 1815. Cup: 3 1/2" diameter x 2" height. Saucer 5 1/4" diameter. Priced at $ 325 each. Condition: excellent

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1837 VR item #1180238 (stock #SR8150)
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$580.00

c. 1810. 6 1/4" x 8". Condition: excellent

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1837 VR item #1180245 (stock #SR8138)
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$350.00

c. 1820. Cup: 3 1/4" diameter x 2 1/4"Height. Saucer: 5 1/2" diameter. Color over Adam Buck style bat prints. Condition: excellent

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1837 VR item #1180246 (stock #SR8137)
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$595.00

c. 1800. Cup: 3 1/2" diameter x 2 1/4"Height. Saucer: 5 1/2" diameter. Color over Adam Buck style bat prints. Condition: excellent

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1837 VR item #1180247 (stock #SR8136)
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$225.00

c. 1800. Cup: 3" diameter x 2 1/4", Height. Saucer: 5 1/2" diameter. Condition: excellent

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Pottery : Pre 1837 VR item #1180253 (stock #SR8125)
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$375.00

Mason's popular pattern in a hard to find soup plate, 9 1/4" diameter. Condition: excellent

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Pottery : Pre 1837 VR item #1180256 (stock #SR8119)
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$950.00

c.1810, 11" x 7 1/2". Condition: excellent

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Pottery : Pre 1837 VR item #1180263 (stock #SR8108)
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$725.00

Mason's originated this patten. These are marked Newstone # 2862. c.1820, 9 1/2" diameter. Priced at $ 725.00 each. Condition: excellent

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Pottery : Pre 1837 VR item #1180264 (stock #SR8107)
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$175.00

c.1820, 6 1/4" diameter. Condition: excellent