Elegant Edwardian white gold bar brooch with old mine cut diamond.
Period: ca. 1920
Condition: excellent condition
Material: 14K white gold
Technique: Diamonds: One old brilliant cut diamond with an estimated weight of approx. 0.15 crt...
STOP PRESS: FRESH IN FROM OUR BUYING TRIP~! Gorgeous 9ct Gold Moonstone Brooch set with 2 round Turquoise and 4 gold tulips in a pleasing Art Nouveau design. Murrle, Bennett & Co (1886-1914) were an Anglo-German design company based in Pforzheim, Germany. They produced pieces for Liberty of London. This brooch is unique and once sold cannot be replaced. Excellent condition. SATISFACTION GUARANTEED.
A lovely large-size enameled 14K gold Art Nouveau flower pin/pendant. The petals are finely decorated with shaded enamels in tones of periwinkle, violet, cream and dark rose. The sculptural petals surround a round brilliant-cut diamond, graded as I/J, VVS2. The back of the pin retains the original clasp, pinstem and folding bail so it can be worn as a pendant. The back is marked “14K” and also has an unidentified maker’s mark.
Origin: America, ca...
I could search for twenty years and not find the beauty of the paste stones found in these earrings. They are French, circa 1820 and are set in foil back, hand crimped cushion cut earrings. The stones are set in silver, and the backs are 18 karat gold. New 14 karat gold shepherd hook ear wires were added to convert the elements to earrings. These were found in Paris and were made from an amazing partial reviere.
The stones are bright , white, reflective and the rare cushion cut...
This wonderful French gold pocket watch key, is circa 1830. It is refined and beautifully finished, as expected of French craftsmanship. Original designed to wind a watch, it can now be enjoyed as a charm worn alone on a neck chain, or joined with other hearts and charms.
It measures 1 inch long X 3/8ths across the top. It has French guarantee stamps on the ring and weighs 1.1 grams.
It has a rich gold patina and is in excellent, original condition.
France, circa 1840
This fine French enamel necklace is rare and truly a work of art. It is designed as double sided enamel pendant and is circa 1820. Inscribed "Gage D'Amitie" or a pledge of friendship, loyalty and love, it is a form of folk art, The pendant would have been a special commission made by an aristocrat who could afford the finest jewelers and artisans...
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...
This is Fabulous!
Here is a truly fantastic genuine Georgian Rose cut diamonds and Bristol Glass rare brooch highly collectable and very wearable expressing in full the elegant taste of the the period
It comes to us all intact and perfect in spite of having great age with it
Back pin was added a safer cup in order of ensuring a safe wear along the time
The brooch has been crafted of of a beautiful rectangular octagonal shaped boasting sensational Royal Blue Bristol glass background s...
Circa 1820, this magnificent 15k rose gold fob has an intricately carved dragon motif seal in banded agate. It has alternating beaded and fluted supports to its setting and a lovely rope-like engraving around the face of the seal. The seal measures approximately 1 1/8" long and 7/8" wide. The setting of the seal is just over 1 1/4" tall. It is the perfect companion to J1849, our 19" long 9k rose gold chain ($695).
The seal and fob are in excellent condition and the overall weight is 10 grams.
A magnificent late Georgian multi-colored 18-22K gold bracelet comprising ten heavily detailed plaques. Each primary plaque, in the form of scallop shells in a cruciform arrangement with a large multi-tiered rosette at the center set with an old mine cut diamond. Each primary plaque is set at the corners with antique cushion cut Colombian emeralds. The secondary plaques have floral and acorn decoration and smaller rosettes centering old mine cut diamonds...
A very ornate and handsome antique 14 K yellow gold hinged watch fob with a beveled natural carnelian. In excellent condition,the watch fob measures 1.5" high by 1" at widest. Acid tests 14 kt. Weight 11.4 grams. Note: Any black areas or discoloration in the photos are reflections from the camera. The fob is in pristine condition and a wonderful piece for the collector.
Circa 1830, this hand-carved carnelian seal features a coat of arms. It is set in solid 15k rose gold. It is in excellent condition with no damage to the seal or case. The oval seal measures approximately 1" long and .75" wide. The fob is approximately 1.75" tall. It is the perfect companion to a long rose-gold guard chain like item #J1780.
Georgian Garnet Earrings
These elegant 14 k gold earrings are set with five round garnets. The bezel settings have closed, patterned backs. They are Georgian in age and are 3/4" long. Picture 3 shows the lovely detail on the back side of each earring. Gotta love the workmanship characteristic of antique jewelry!
It is difficult to translate the level of craftsmanship of this early 18th century ring, undoubtedly created by a master jeweler. It has a central cabochon sapphire set in a silver rub over collet replicating a flower bud. The shoulders are each a flower form mirror image and are each set with small rose cut diamond. The silver work is so finely rendered it melds with the gold below it. Tiny accent of gold "bullets" top the flower formations...
These crystal and gold earrings are mesmerizing, reflecting light with every movement. Made in France, circa 1840 they are designed with long, finely faceted crystal drops each with a scalloped, engraved 18k mount.
The top is a spherical faceted crystal fitted with new 18k shepherd hooks. The earrings measure 2 1/2 inches long X 5/8 inches across the bottom. Notice the fine tapering of the crystal and the unusual pattern of facets.
The condition is excellent...
A Wonderful Antique Georgian - Victorian Rose Cut Diamond Ring, Wedding Band 1800s - 19th Century in Gold...
This beautiful example of a Maltese Cross is Georgian, circa 1820. it is designed with four sculptured, translucent, chalcedony stones set in fine contrasting gold work. The chalcedony panels are centered with an emerald surrounded with natural pearls. The multi- colored gold work is so fine, it looks like it was magically spun with realistic flowers and spirals. The cross also distinguishes itself by the lovely details of tiny faceted diamonds and
emeralds inset in the chalcedony.
Beautiful rose cut diamonds set in this Georgian brooch. They are set in silver and gold. The largest diamond weighs approximately .40 cts. The entire piece has over two carats total weight. Each diamond is beautifully cut and there are some that are fancy peach and champagne colored.
The brooch measures approximately 3" long and 2" wide. The catch is a 1920s replacement but is very secure and in working condition. The piece is unmarked but has been fully tested. The overall weight is 21 gram...