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All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1920 item #1180747 (stock #SR490)
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$1,165.00

This sterling pin cushion in the form of a swan, is hallmarked Chester, 1911.

Condition: excellent Height: 1.5 inches Width: 2 inches
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : English : Pre 1920 item #1344385 (stock #SR4520)
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$980.00
Stunning late Victorian style cuff bracelet with an overall hand engraved ivy motif. Wonderful to wear alone or with other bracelets. The bracelet is hallmarked inside Birmingham 1913 and measures 1 1/2" wide.
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 : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : American : 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 : English : Pre 1920 item #1426278
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$1,925.00
Fabulous chunky 18K and diamond-studded lover's knot ring hallmarked London, 1919. Unusual knot ring with three gold diamond-shaped squares superimposed along the knot band and table-cut diamonds embedded securely within the incised stars on each square. The figural knot can be seen on the underside of the ring and is almost as beautiful as the front. The ring is a US size 8 and can be sized.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Pre 1920 item #1426699
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$1,500.00
Sentimental sterling bangle bracelet bearing the biblical Mizpah inscription, signifying an emotional bond between two people physically separated due to acts of war or other calamities. It would typically be given by a lover about to be parted from his beloved. The word "Mizpah" is in raised lettering while the engraved inscription "The Lord When Between We are Me & Absent One Thee From Another" is inscribed beneath. The inscription is flanked by a carved shield and a single flower with attache...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Pre 1920 item #1428091
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$1,500.00
Bold and masculine Edwardian signet ring of steel. This is the unusual signet ring in that it is a band and is the same width all around. The crest on the coat of arms is a crown implying nobility. Below the crest is a fancy inscribed letter "E". A set of 3 beautifully carved leaves "reaches" around each side pointing up the center crest. The ring is boldly engraved 1915, a size 9 1/2 and measures 9/16 at its widest.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Pre 1920 item #1428092
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$1,960.00
Fabulous emerald lizard form brooch! Comprised of of emerald green pastes and set in silver, this is a perfectly proportioned lizard with distinctive silver hands and toes. The lizard's red paste eyes are a perfect compliment to the green paste. Paste was a type of leaded glass formulated in the 18th century. Once it was discovered that glass could provide an inexpensive substitute for the color and brilliance of precious gemstones, its popularity surged and its use continued until the early 20t...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : English : Pre 1920 item #1428094
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$2,150.00
We love this Antique 15k diamond, sapphire, ruby & pearl ring, circa 1910, for its strong combination of shapes and colors as well as its dynamic symmetry. The ring sits on the diagonal, in contrast to the more common linear arrangement. Studded with old mine cut diamonds, a sapphire and a ruby, the pearl provides balance to the strong color and rough texture of the gemstones. Historians of the United States will appreciate the patriotic red white and blue color combination corresponding to that...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Continental : Pre 1920 item #1431707
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$1,500.00
We love this pale pink coral carving of a classical maiden with the depiction of a maenad (maenads were female followers of the God Bacchus, Roman mythological god of wine) carved in 14K along the ring's shoulder and on the coral head of the ring. The gold shoulder carvings add to the allure. Coral has the hardness of agate but can be carved to a level of fine detail and precision. The hallmark "14" indicate this ring is likely German/Austrian, which used the 14 designation for karat, as opposed...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : English : Pre 1920 item #1431941
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$550.00
Attractive and interesting two-tone gold engraved band utilizing bright-cutting, a neoclassical form of decorative engraving used on gold and silver jewelry, by making a series of short cuts into the metal, using a polished engraving tool that causes the exposed surfaces to reflect light and appear brighter. Our band is hallmarked for the year 1895 and is a size 7.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : English : Pre 1920 item #1435977
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
SOLD
C 1910 "Pools of Light" earrings are made up of a rock crystal orbs surrounded along the sides with a sinuous flower of silver gilt, linked to a silver gilt ball which perfectly echoes the round shape of the orb. The earrings are on shepherd's hooks and are easy to put on and remove. Rock crystal is a clear quartz, heavier, harder, twice as refractive as glass and believed to have magical properties; the practice of crystal ball gazing dates to Greek and Roman times. The refractive qualities can...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : American : Pre 1920 item #1444764
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$1,280.00
10K Ostby and Barton Ring embellished with a lovely raised 2 color gold flower and leaf along the sides and an octagonally shaped mesmerizing solitaire spinel that looks like a clear blue green, depending on the light. Ostby and Barton were jewelry manufacturers out of Providence, RI. The business was started in the late 1879, shortly after becoming one of the largest ring manufacturers in the world. People easily recognized the well-known “O-B” stamp on their rings. The underside of our ri...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Pewter : Pre 1910 item #1180803 (stock #SR2122)
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$975.00

It's an adorable miniature inkstand in pewter. Wonderful for a dollhouse. circa 1900.

Condition: excellent Height: 1.75 inches Width: 1 inch
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Pre 1910 item #1347745 (stock #SR4618)
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$1,200.00
Porcelain hound head whistle made by Royal Worcester. This sweet faced dog may be worn as a pendant on a chain or just kept as a pet. The hound measures 1 3/8" wide by by 1 1/8" deep by 7/8" high.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Pre 1910 item #1369867 (stock #20038)
Moylan-Smelkinson/The Spare Room
$5,170.00
Striking early Edwardian 18K gold ring of a man in a turban set with diamonds. The ring dates to 1900 . The ring has a French hallmark in the shape of a pineapple and a makers mark "JD". It is a size 8 and measures 3/4" at its widest.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : English : 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 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