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...
Elaborate Early Victorian 15K gold necklace embossed with floral decor and having its original clasp, which would have been worn at the front of one's neck as pictured in the photograph. A lovely way to show all of its intricate and beautiful handiwork. The necklace measures 17 1/2" long. The chain is 1/4" wide and the clasp measures 3/4" long and 1/2" wide.
Lovely, elaborate Victorian cut steel bracelet with a floral motif can be worn to fancy balls and daytime travels around town. Cut steel was popular throughout the Victorian era for is sparkling appearance in dim rooms lit by candlelight. The Bracelet measures 7" long and 1 1/2" wide, circa 1840.
Brilliant early Victorian deep cobalt blue Vauxhall glass oval earrings. Vauxhall glass jewelry was made from mirrored glass at the Vauxhall Glassworks in London from the 1700's through the mid 1800's and sold at the nearby Vauxhall Pleasure Gardens. They were known for their intense colors and reflective mirror-like glass. These earrings measure 1" long by 1/2" at their widest.
Striking Victorian banded agate earrings set in 15K gold. The brown and black tones make them wearable with any color. The earrings measure 1" in diameter and date to 1890.
Bold Victorian pique hoop earrings of tortoiseshell inlaid with gold. The technique for making pique was brought to England by the Huguenots when they were expelled from France in the late 17th Century. Pique jewelry blossomed in the late 1800's.
Victorian buckle bracelet beautifully engraved with clover leaves and a geometric design. The bracelet is stamped "Sterling". Buckle bracelets became very popular when Queen Victoria wore the Order of the Garter on her arm. The bracelet measures 1 3/16" wide. The interior dimensions are 1 7/8" wide by 2 1/8" long.
Lovely Edwardian moonstone necklace set in 15K gold. Moonstones became popular during the Art Nouveau period in the late 19th and early 20th century.
As a talisman for fertility, love, protection, or sleep, this beautiful moonstone necklace needs little excuse for ownership. This lovely necklace measures
16 1/2" long.
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.
Lovely Victorian floral motif pique hinged bangle bracelet. Pique is tortoise shell inlaid with gold and silver. It was brought to England by the Huguenots at the end of the 17th century. It reached the height of its popularity in the 1870s and 80's. This wonderful example will be great to wear day or night. It measures 7/8" wide. The interior measurements are 2 1/8" by 2".
Queen Victoria had a strong love for Scotland and popularized all things Scottish. She spent much time in her castle at Balmoral. We have more of these napkin rings in assorted clans, c1870. They are priced "each". Condition: good
Victorian gilt metal collar is beautiful, flattering and wearable for any occasion
Red Vauxhall Glass floral motif necklace will mirror your gaiety when wearing it. Made at the Vauxhall Glass Works in London from the 18th century through the middle of the nineteenth, it was sold at the Vauxhall Pleasure Gardens nearby.
This brass pipe tamp in the form of a hand is English and dates to 1860. Condition is excellent. Priced at $ 115.
Condition: excellent Height: 2 inches
This sterling silver thimble is made by Simons Co. of Philadelphia circa 1880.
This snuff box in the form of a shoe, c1860, is mahogany.
This is a bold, colorful "japan" pattern porcelain dinner plate made by Ashworth, circa 1880.
Condition: excellent Height: 10 inches
Sterling Art Nouveau tea strainer, 7"L, made by Dominick & Haff, pattern "Rococo", c. 1890. Condition: excellent Height: 7 inches