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All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Pre 1900 item #1428089
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$1,200.00
An Antique Yellow gold ring with a 5/8 inch diameter round, beautifully colored smooth cabochon coral at the center and millegrain detail in the gold border. A classic, simple pretty Victorian coral ring from the 1880's. The ring is a size 7.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Pre 1900 item #1428088
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$1,550.00
Feminine and pretty Victorian gold ring, hallmarked Birmingham to the year 1870. This ring has 2 unusually shaped tear drop aquamarines set on the horizontally, with a round aquamarine set in the center surrounded by 6 small but mighty rubies. An additional square cut ruby flanks each tear drop shaped aqua, giving this subtle but powerful ring a total of 8 rubies and 3 aqua stones. The ring is a size 6 and can be sized.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Pre 1900 item #1428087
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$755.00
Antique French Silver Buckle Bracelet with gold buckles and gold balls accenting the black and silver bangle. The front surface of the bangle is decorated with niello, a mixture of sulphur, copper, silver, and lead, used as an inlay on engraved or etched metal, especially silver, and popular during the Victorian period. The bracelet fits a 6 ½ inch wrist.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Pre 1900 item #1428086
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$18,700.00
Ornate 18K Georgian repousse rose cut diamond ring which likely belonged to someone of nobility. This lavish Austrian or German ring pulls out all the stops with its intricately carved band and gorgeous rose cut diamond mounted in silver "petals" which are in turn set in a carved gold bezel. to maximize the optical qualities of the stone. The carved shoulders of the ring widen on each side to encase another, smaller rose cut diamond mounted again in silver petals...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Pre 1900 item #1428085
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$6,006.00
This is a rare example of the remarkable talent behind the wonderful Austrian Bronze handmade, hand painted bronze miniature figurines which were made around the turn of the 20th century in foundries in Austria and Vienna. Austrian bronzes are individually cast from sand molds used only once, then sculpted and cold painted by hand with several coats of a special and secretive type of enamel paint, resulting in very detailed and life like miniature figures...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Pre 1800 item #1428049
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$11,260.00
Exquisite Georgian rock crystal riviere set in silver with a 15k gold mount and an open back. Rock Crystal is transparent quartz often seen in fine antique jewelry. It is extremely hard and was thought to transmit positive energy and to have healing properties. This rare necklace is wonderful for evening wear. With its mass of crystals gems mounted perfectly next to its neighbor, with little to no metal clasps visible in between, this necklace creates a lovely composition on one's neck...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Pre 1900 item #1428047
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$2,950.00
We adore this c 1880 Shakudo ring featuring a Japanese man in japanese robe with a nature background.There are very small gold beads around the border of the ring known as Millegraining. Shakudo is an ancient Japanese art form which developed from the Samurai tradition of sword making. The metalwork used in the Shakudo technique consists of inlays of alloys of gold and copper on a dark copper base, and most often depicts scenes from the natural world...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Pre 1910 item #1428046
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$1,620.00
The birthstone for December, this antique five-stone turquoise ring, with its smooth, sky blue, nicely matched stones, is 15K and hallmarked Chester, 1907. Turquoise was thought to have talisman properties and to bring good fortune to the wearer. The ring is a size 7.5
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Pre 1800 item #1428040
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$1,500.00
This is the wonderful Latin cross pendant you have been looking for. Crafted by 18th century jewelry artisans, our cross is made from 18th century paste and backed by sterling silver. A unique feature of Georgian jewelry is that as much care was taken in the design and craftsmanship of the back as on the front; the pendant can be worn on either side...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Pre 1800 item #1428039
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$2,400.00
Portrait miniatures reached their peak of popularity during the 18th century. They served the same purpose as small photographs of our loved ones do today. Their small size made them accessible for carrying around, and they were often mounted in lockets, brooches, like the one you see here. There were many artists who specialized in portrait miniatures, but the most famous of the British profilists wereJohn Miers and John Fields...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Pre 1800 item #1427239
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$3,380.00
Rare Georgian coque de perle and pyrite earrings set in low carat gold. The style of the earrings is called "Queen Anne", a misnomer as this jewelry was made in the mid-eighteenth century. The coque de perle comes from the oval section of the pearly mollusk or nautilus. Traditionally, as In this pair of earrings, coque de pearl is embellished with pyrites. The earrings measure 1" high by 7/8" wide.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Pre 1900 item #1427237
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$1,530.00
Striking Victorian Whitby jet earrings with a floral design. Jet jewelry became popular after the death of Prince Albert in 1861 when the court went into official mourning. These striking earrings measure 2 1/2" long and 3/4" at their widest.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Pre 1800 item #1427235
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$5,300.00
Amazing George lll long, "back dot" paste earrings set in silver. The earrings measure 3 1/4" long (wow!) and 3/4" at their widest. As hairstyles grew higher, earrings grew longer! When the lucky owner of these earrings wore them the earrings would swing and catch the candlelight at its best. Really fantastic, unusual and rare. They date to 1780 and are in excellent condition. Fit for a queen!!
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Pre 1900 item #1427233
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$1,250.00
Delightful Victorian dog head earrings of pinchbeck set with black glass eyes. Pinchbeck is an alloy named for Christopher Pinchbeck who was a watchmaker and developed the alloy for his watch cases. It has no gold in it but does not tarnish and always stays bright and shiny. The earrings measure 1 3/4" long by 3/4" at their widest. Wonderful to wear to cheer up the day.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Pre 1900 item #1427231
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$2,600.00
Startling Victorian red Vauxhall glass fly earrings. Vauxhall glass is a mirrored glass that was made into jewelry from the 1770's to the late Victorian age. These sparking earrings measure 3/4" wide by 1 3/16 in length and date to c. 1860.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Pre 1837 VR item #1427229
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$5,750.00
Lovely drop rose cut diamond earrings in the pendeloque or pear shape. The pendeloque earring shape is a pear-shaped design used for diamonds and was a popular shape for both 17th and 18th-century French earrings. The earrings are day/night, meaning the tops and bottoms can be separated and the tops worn for conservative day time wear, and top and bottom together for special occasion wear...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Pre 1900 item #1427227
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$1,400.00
A stunning pair of 18K Victorian drop earrings with shimmering tassels with great movement and flair. The tassels create a beautiful shimmer in any kind of lighting. A small gold ball connects to the end of each tassel to give the tassels a bit of weight to create a sense of movement. At approximately 1.5 inches long, these earrings are the perfect scale for daytime or for evening wear.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Pre 1900 item #1427225
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$2,220.00
Wonderful pair of long pair of Victorian onyx earrings with French jet flowers at the top. French jet is a type of polished black glass that was popular during the Victorian era as a form of mourning jewelry. Onyx was also a favored mourning gemstone during the Victorian era and is seen time and time again as a fashionable jewel fashion throughout the 19th century. These earrings have 15k detailing at the top and 15k ear wires...