All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1800 item #1276930 (stock #1936)
This rare Stuart Crystal diamond ring is circa 1650. Following the execution of King Charles I, the Stuart followers made of of jewelry with faceted crystals below which contained hair, cyphers or sentimental portrait miniatures. The tradition followed into the 18th century.

In this example, a central faceted crystal with a cypher is surrounded by rose cut diamonds. All are set in rub over, silver collets...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1800 item #1276604 (stock #14206-0103)
Adin
$6,400.00
Antique Georgian era brooch with old mine brilliant cut diamonds.

Style: Georgian

Period: ca. 1780

Condition: excellent condition

Material: platinum and 14K red gold

Diamonds: Ten old brilliant cut diamonds with a total estimated weight of approx. 1.10 crt. and 49 old brilliant cut diamonds with a total estimated weight of approx. 1.70 crt.

Total diamond weight: approx. 2.80 crt...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1800 item #1276601 (stock #09104-0188)
Adin
$7,700.00
An amazing pair of antique Georgian drop earrings, crafted circa 1720’s, rare table cut diamonds, 18kt gold shepherd’s crook, excellent condition.

Style: Georgian

Style specifics: The way the diamonds are cut and the manner of setting them in the gold plus the shape of the settings themselves is typical for this period.

Period: ca. 1720

Condition: excellent condition

Material: 18K warm yellow gold

Diamonds: 18 table cut rose cut diamonds...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1800 item #1276598 (stock #12094-0045)
Adin
$8,900.00
18th Century filigree gold cross pendant table cut diamonds called A la Jeanette. This type of pendant is typically Belgian in the late 18th till mid-19th century. They are called 'à la Jeannette'. A croix à la Jeanette (French for: "cross in the style of Jeanette") is a pendant in the form of a heart with a latin cross dangling from it...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre AD 1000 item #1276301 (stock #02157-3022)
Adin
$11,300.00

An extremely rare piece of ancient jewelry, a yellow gold earring 4th-7th century AD, a similar ear pendant belongs to a famous collection in Germany… A touch of history. We hardly ever have ancient jewelry at this museum quality level and we are very proud to present it here...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1837 VR item #1275808 (stock #14170-0018)
Adin
$21,000.00

Georgian exquisite silver on gold and diamond pendant. An elegant bow sprouts from a central oval rose cut diamond in a closed foiled setting. The bow features six larger rose cut diamonds and twelve smaller senailles.

A pear shaped rose cut diamond in a closed setting below the bow, surmounts a rather large inverted pear shaped foiled rose cut diamond, surrounded by a row of smaller, rose cut diamonds...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1700 item #1275807 (stock #14170-0007)
Adin
$21,000.00

Three graduating teardrop shaped high domed rose cut diamonds surmounted by three rose cut diamonds diamonds in a V-shape with additional scrolling, attached to a larger round high domed rose cut diamond. The diamonds are set in a closed silver setting and the edges are decorated with a small lobed border...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1700 item #1275806 (stock #07162-0181)
Adin
$18,000.00

We are proud to offer you here this magnificent piece of 17th Century goldsmith craftsmanship. It is amazing that this jewel has survived for over 300 years and still is in this superb condition. The only thing that is not original to it is the brooch-system in the back, which is added to it in a later stage; most probably somewhere in the first half of the 19th Century. The gold has the warm yellowish shine so typical for Southern European 17th Century jewelry...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1837 VR item #1275804 (stock #14171-0037)
Adin
$26,000.00
Late Georgian (1830’s) necklace consisting of sixteen degrading rectangular cut light citrines set in cannetille work decorative border. Each stone is surrounded by an intricate design of fine gold wires, granules (grainti), tendrils, scrolls and spirals (cannetille). This specific filigree technique, which is the technique of twisting or plaiting a thin gold wire into refined motifs, was popular in traditional Spanish and Portuguese jewellery...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1700 item #1275802 (stock #14095-0019)
Adin
$30,000.00

17th Century silver on gold diamond rivière necklace. The necklace features 50 foiled rose cut diamonds and the closure is further embellished with 11 table cut rose cut diamonds, demonstrating the attention to detail and skill that went into making this necklace...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1275096 (stock #1934)
This French 18 karat gold bracelet, recently purchased in Paris, is designed with beautiful rhodolite garnets. The garnets are referred to as Perpignon, as the stones were each hand cut in a distinctive way. The cut is similar to a rose cut, as the cut goes across the curved surface of the stone and is called the Perpignon cut...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1800 item #1274942
Period Pieces
$799.00
Here is a simply lovely piece of mourning jewelry out of the Georgian era. 14k gold (unmarked but tested) in the shape of an urn, set with approximately 48 foiled garnets, most of which are in excellent condition. It measures 7/8” x ¾” not including the bale, and weighs 2.3g. In excellent condition, and the consignor says circa 1770 – 1790. Please read this description and look at the photos very carefully, as we are not responsible for buyer remorse. Thanks! Shipping, handling & insura...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1273583 (stock #1928)
These antique 18 karat gold , French garnet earrings are 19th century. They are designed as a poissarde hoop, with back to front closure. This form of earring, termed poissarde, was popular in France,Germany and Italy. In the book Georgian Jewellery, by Dawes and Collings, pg.33 it is stated....These were hoop earrings with a back to front fitting that resembled a fish hook. The form was so called because they were first worn by fishwives selling their wares in Les Halles marked in Paris, circa ...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1837 VR item #1271886 (stock ##3595)
Foiled stones in a beautiful combination of pink and aquamarine are set in 15 kt gold sealed settings in the typical Georgian manner. Notice the beautiful setting creating a frame around the stones and the rounded pillow like backs. Between the stone and the gold is a thin layer of foil that enhances the color and catches all available light. You will recall that Georgian jewelry was made by hand regardless of the painstaking work. The pink stones are pink topaz or pink crystal. The colors enh...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1837 VR item #1269853 (stock #RP07115)
Period Pieces
$385.00
This beautiful 14k (tested) rose gold pin has a floral and crescent moon motif (a crescent moon is the symbol for the female principal, intuition and new beginnings), accented by 10 rose cut diamonds in closed-back settings. The diamonds are erratically cut, which is typical of the era, and they sparkle nicely. It has 2 makers marks: an oak leaf in an oval, and the letters “JR” and possibly another that is illegible; no hallmarks. It measures 1-1/2 x ¾”. The shaft connecting the flower to...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1837 VR item #1268803 (stock #13015-0041)
Adin
$2,300.00
Original price $2,700.00

Antique ring in line rose cut diamonds.

Details:

Country of origin: Belgium

Period: ca. 1830

Condition: excellent condition

Material: 18k red gold and silver

Technique: The rose cuts are set on foil. This is a special technique that was used to bring the lustre of the diamonds to its best quality.

Diamonds: One big and six smaller rose cut diamonds. We do not have the weight of the diamonds which is normal in our trade when it comes to rose cut...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1268639 (stock #07127-1755)
Adin
$250.00
Original price $300.00

Victorian bi-color gold earrings.

Details:

COUNTRY OF ORIGIN : France

STYLE : Victorian

PERIOD : 1880

CONDITION : Excellent condition

MATERIAL : 18K bi-color gold (yellow and red)

HALLMARKS : French origin since 1838 - eagle's head - We are sure of the origin of this jewel because of the control mark representing an eagle’s head (that was in use in France from about 1838).

WEIGHT : 1.20 gram

MEASUREMENTS : diameter approx. 1.06 cm (0.42...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1837 VR item #1268256 (stock #RN07127a)
Period Pieces
$599.00
This lovely (unmarked but tested) 10kt gold jewel is from the early 1800s (around Jane Austen's time), when cannetille work was the vogue: very fine gold wires twisted into thin ropes and then formed into rosettes and whatnot. The amethyst is a lovely delicate shade, and weighs approximately 2.5 carats – it’s very deep. Amethysts are said to bring calm, help banish headaches, and protect against drunkenness. The bale is decorated very prettily. The whole lavalier, including the bale, measure...