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All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Pre 1837 VR item #1426244
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$4,000.00
Lovely 18K Georgian pendent drop earrings of citrine, a clear, golden yellow faceted semi precious gemstone. The popularity of pendent earrings in the 1830's was spawned by the fashion for gathered hair styles and the generous d├ęcolletage of evening wear. The earrings are open backed to allow in light so they would sparkle and shimmer under candlelight, the sole method of lighting for evening activities during the Georgian era. The square cushion cut of the citrine are distinctly Georgian in st...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Pre 1940 item #1426190
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$2,800.00
Exquisite 2 color 18K 1940's gold and platinum ring with a singular iridescent pearl at the center and tiny diamonds set quietly in the platinum. Decorative gold and platinum leaf and flower forms envelope the entire band of the ring. The ring is as beautiful when seen in person as in the photos. Possibly Austrian or French. Size 4 1/2.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Pre 1900 item #1426187
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$1,950.00
Wonderful 18K early Victorian enamel, pearl cluster and gold memorial ring set with 6 pearls and a diamond in the center. Such rings were symbolic of the romantic revivalism that swept through the country during the early years of Queen Victoria's reign. The ring is inscribed "Mary Wilkinson died 1st of June 1842" and is hallmarked Birmingham to the year 1841. A small round compartment fitted with a lock of beautifully woven hair can be seen on the underside of the forget-me-not. The ring is US ...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Pre 1920 item #1426185
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$3,600.00
Colorful 14K American Art Nouveau ring with small diamond accent stones, and peridot, opal, garnet, amethyst, and aqua stones encircling the larger freshwater pearl at the center. The complimentary gemstones, graceful gold metal flourishes, and stylized marquis shape all contribute to this artfully designed ring. The gemstones are deftly set inside a gold border, another subtle detail that makes this ring appealing. The length of the ring has the effect of elongating one's hand. The ring is just...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Pre 1900 item #1426179
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$1,668.00
Antique, circa 1860, 18K fede ring, a ring with hands that come together to denote faith, friendship, or betrothal, with a forget me knot pearls and emerald center. We love this delicate sentimental ring which combines the sentiment of the hands with the romantic forget-me-not flower of pearls. The green emerald at the center of the petals is the crowning touch for this small but mighty Fede ring. The ring is a size 4 1/4.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Pre 1910 item #1426178
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$1,220.00
A beautiful example of repousse work, this ring is Hallmarked Birmingham and assayed in 1907. It has a solid feel and makes a real presence on the hand.The ring is a size 8. The ring is a size 8 US
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Pre 1900 item #1426177
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$3,150.00
Delightful 18K hand over heart fede ring. - the word fede means faithful. The Victorians were fond of such romantic sentiments. The ring has a tiny diamond set on the ring finger of the gold hand, a lovely and surprising detail. The ring is a US size 8 1/4.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Pre 1837 VR item #1426176
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$1,745.00
15K gold fede or love ring with two hands coming together to enclose a gold heart with a single rose-cut diamond embedded in a carved star at the center. The word "fede" means faith. The clasped hands motif has been used since Roman times. The ring is US size 8.25.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Pre 1910 item #1426175
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$1,600.00
18K Edwardian gold band ring featuring a lovely heart with a round diamond embedded in a diamond shape at the center of the heart. The ring is further enhanced by its unusual rope band and the "18" assayed into the band to document the 18K gold content. If you love the sentiment of hearts and diamonds, this adorable romantic ring is for you. The ring is a size 5 US.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Pre 1900 item #1426174
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$3,900.00
One of a kind antique renaissance revival 18k gold, ruby and green painted enamel band. The ring has 4 small rubies spaced around each corner of the band. The ring is US size 10 ┬Ż.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Pre 1900 item #1426173
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$2,850.00
This circa 1880 Victorian Regard ring with 6 gemstones set in a radial fashion, the first letter of which spell out the word "Regard"- Ruby-emerald-garnet-amethyst-ruby-Diamond, is what we consider Victorian sentimental jewelry. The flowers engraved along the shoulders top and sides of the ring appear to be the Campanula bell flower, which in Victorian nomenclature symbolized "gratitude. The round shape of the head of the ring with the stones set in a spiral is extremely appealing. We also like...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Pre 1900 item #1426140
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$1,790.00
Lovely 18K stone coral ring with 8 small diamonds. Five stone rings were classic Victorian forms. Our ring has smooth polished cabachon coral stones and ten small perfect flat cut diamonds at each corner. During Victorian times and earlier, coral was believed to have mystical properties and to ward off illness. The rose pink color was the most sought after. The ring is a size 8 and can be sized.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Pre 1900 item #1426139
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$1,450.00
Antique 12k violet paste ring with plated white hair offering a delicate and lovely soft contrast to the purple paste surround. This would have been worn as a sentimental love ring. Paste jewelry dates from the 18th century and describes a secret formula of leaded glass that was carved into lovely stones used as ornaments on jewelry and is highly collectible today. Colored paste stones are the most difficult to find and the most desirable. The compact broad design of this ring reflects the mid 1...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Pre 1900 item #1426136
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$750.00
Lovely early Victorian angel skin coral ring with 10 carved florets and one large carved coral flower at the center, set in a pleasing symmetrical pattern. This ring has a 9K gold band while the coral florets are set in a metal bed. The Victorians loved angel skin coral, which is a red-orange or light pink colored coral, and they especially loved coral cut into cameos, flowers, or fruit. This ring has a rather large head and is therefore best worn alone. This ring is a US size 7.75.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Pre 1800 item #1426134
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$3,800.00
This early C1790 18K seven stone diamond half hoop ring has seven table-cut diamonds (flat on top, faceted on the sides). The ring is closed back and the diamonds are foiled backed, exactly the way gemstone rings were made in the Georgian period. The diamonds are mounted in silver and set in gold, as the Georgians believed silver was better suited to set off the cool white tones of diamonds. This ring would make a lovely engagement ring or a great stacking ring. It can also just be worn as a bea...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Pre 1920 item #1426133
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$2,150.00
18k 2 banded snake ring and five old European cut open backed diamonds set in slightly increasing sizes along the neck and culminating with the largest diamond at the head. The diamonds are imbedded into the gold in an unusually secure setting. This is a wonderful ring which can be worn everyday and can be worn alone or in combination with other rings. Additionally, the ring is hallmarked London 1894. The ring is a US 9.5 but can be resized if needed.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Jewelry : English : Pre 1940 item #1426130
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$850.00
This lovely Arts and Crafts ring is believed to be a Sibyl Dunlop design, but the absence of a signature means it can not be definitely identified as such. Sibyl Dunlop was a 20th century jewelry designer in the Arts and Crafts tradition. Nature themes and trailing leaves featuring strongly in her designs. Semi-precious stones were widely used in the jewelry, featured boldly, often cut en cabochon or in oval shapes. All these attributes are featured in this fascinating ring. The rose quartz ston...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Pre 1800 item #1426129
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$9,390.00
8K eighteenth-century portrait ring under crystal of Sarah Churchill, Duchess of Marlborough. Miniature portraits were painted on vellum or ivory and given as tokens of love to husbands and wives or parents and children. Portrait rings with diamond bezels, such as ours, reflect the importance of the subject. The paintings would be commissioned to the leading miniature portrait artists of the day. Sarah Churchill had a close friendship with Queen Anne of England. This ring was likely a love token...