All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1837 VR item #1212029
Enlarging is a must! Beautiful as all Georgian chains are, we were thrilled to see the braided, entwined tightness and sturdiness of these 15kt gold textured links. Long chains were worn by men and women. Often worn dropping to the waist, doubled, and in combination with numerous other jewels, the wealthy added a large brooch, multiple rings and large earrings. The golden clasp on this chain is a jewel on its own. It is fashioned as a hand with a ruffled floral cuff set with natural turquoise...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1837 VR item #1201219 (stock ##3044)
High karat gold and foiled old cut diamonds will cause an immediate stir when these Georgian, Iberian earrings are worn. The color combination is gleaming while soft. This is a variation of a form that was used frequently in the late 18th century in Spain and Portugal. It is graceful and feminine with a round surmount centered with a diamond. A gold bow is suspended below and is encrusted with more diamonds. Below the bow hangs an oval drop, jeweled with an oval diamond...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1837 VR item #1201026 (stock #J130)
These Georgian foiled garnet earrings will be a love token from the person who gives them their lady love or great friend. They bring the message "thinking of you" inherent in the language of flowers. The little flower with a powerful message is the Forget-Me Not. The form can be found in Georgian and Victorian jewelry, the eras when flowers spoke volumes in their code which was widely understood. These beauties are 18kt gold...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1837 VR item #1194992 (stock #02267)
A hand engraved Georgian watch key in 9k yellow gold. This 1-7/8 x 3/4`` key features a rolled gold plate rotating swivel loop and a rotating knob on the rgp widing shaft. Both have underlying metal for rigidity and resistance to wear (gold is very soft), but the body of the key tests as 9 carat gold (the key is unmarked). It weighs 9.0 grams, and it is in excellent condition with no monograms, dents, bends, corrosion, losses, damage or repairs...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1837 VR item #1192940 (stock #6878)
A very early Empire period hand carved shell portrait cameo in an unmarked but tested 15k yellow gold setting c1820. This 2 x 1-3/4" pin features lovely tooling with a pierced gallery, and a twist border with applied textured flowers and leaves. The cameo itself is one of the most attractively carved we have seen- simply stunning in detail and she is wearing an Empire headdress. This brooch has the original c-clasp and a loop for wear as a pendant...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1837 VR item #1187687
This exceptional verre eglomise rock crystal panel depicts a maiden in classical dress playing with a hound. She sits on a plinth in a clearing with cypress trees in the background. The scene is backed with grayish mother-of-pearl that seems to create a sky of swirling clouds. The reverse of the pendant is simply finished with pale grayish-blue silk. The plaque is simply mounted in an 18K yellow gold frame with a bail at the top...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1837 VR item #1187371 (stock ##2437)
From my personal collection this is, no doubt, one of the most wondrous examples of the lost art of woven seed pearl jewelry. The design incorporates flowers, flourish, a bow, a knot and a lyre form in the center of the upper section. Symbolizing innocence, seed pearl jewelry was considered jewelry for a bride or bride to be. This grand brooch is multi-layered consisting of tiny pearls graduating to pearls ten times their size...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1837 VR item #1178703 (stock #1329)
These are an extremely fine garnet and natural pearl pair of earrings. They are circa 1800, and were quite popular in Europe, in countries such as France,Germany and Italy. The form , called poissarde ,or fishwife. "So called because they were worn by fishwives selling their wares in Les Halles in Paris in 1795." (reference, Collings/ Dawes, Georgian Jewellery p. 32.)

This pair has the exquisitely fine detail of natural pearls wired around beautiful hessionite garnets...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1800 item #1176125 (stock #02223)
A 1" diameter watch fob or pendant consisting of a dated 1791 English "Spade" Guinea in .917 gold (22 karat)...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1837 VR item #1175002 (stock #1319)
This opulent topaz and 15k gold ring Is Georgian, circa 1830. It has a central foil back topaz set in hand crimped collets framed with a beautiful chased,repousse border. The shank is a perfect complement to the central element, and it too is finely rendered. The topaz is faceted and foiled with a pale pink giving the stone a unique and beautiful hue.

The ring is a size US 10 and can be sized to a size 9 US. Originally designed as a man's ring, it is dramatic worn on an index or middle fi...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1837 VR item #1174790 (stock #1315)
Incredibly lovely, this Georgian 15k heart pendant is circa 1800. It has a repousse gold bezel surrounding a faceted rock crystal. The crystal is smooth, with facets covering the entire surface front and back. The bail is also finely detailed and,original.

It measures a large 1 3/4 inches down X 1 1/4 inches across. Condition is excellent/superb. Excellent all original condition with beautiful patina and very slight facet wear as expected with age. Beautiful worn on a chain or ribbon. Lo...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1837 VR item #1174183 (stock #1312)
Simply stated, this is a beautiful example of Georgian paste jewelry. It is designed with finely faceted bright paste stones set foil back ,with hand crimped rub over collets forming flower heads. Each flower is set in silver topped gold. Each of the flower motifs are linked in the center to insure that the bracelet fits perfectly on the wrist. It terminates with a secure integral clasp .

It measures 7 inches long X 3/8 ths wide. The bracelet is in excellent condition with each stone b...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1171456 (stock #X1583)
This elegant ring is made of 14K white gold, circa 1890. It features a 1/32 ct diamond set on top of a large black onyx stone. This ring also features an intricately designed band that is clearly marked 14K. This ring is in great condition and fits finger size 7. *Call our store to process order. Historic District Antiques… 501-624-3370*
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1837 VR item #1165841 (stock ##3336)
Cannetile gold work in the shapes of spirals and flowers hold precious Persian turquoise that accent the irridescence of the Blue Morpho butterfly wing enclosed the crystal of this Georgian pendant. The goldsmith made the back and front of this jewel duplicate each other. The metalic glimmer of the butterfly from South America has always seduced nature lovers. It is a breathtaking glowing blue, one that is close to being magical. Blue Morpho butterflies can be three inches in wingspan up to eigh...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1800 item #1158850 (stock ##3211)
A glance at this Georgian memento mori ring of royal blue enamel, natural pearls and high karat gold shows it is in a class by itself. The natural pearls are like bubbles in a glass of champagne telling us that life is a celebration Pearls can be a symbol for tears, yet there was a wise message behind jewelry of this genre which was to celebrate life. Not inscribed, the ring offers a glimpse of a 19th century jewelers oeuvre. Completely original, rare and immaculate, it is a stately 1 5/8 inch...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1155259 (stock #aawsom001984)
A Wonderful Antique Wedding Ring, 19th Century Antique Mine Cut Diamonds, Victorian - late Georgian Period in 14K Rose Gold. These original early antique pieces are becoming quite rare. The ring holds two antique mine cut diamonds, each measuring about 3mm in diameter. The diamonds are set in a beautiful original period setting of 14K gold with an antique rose hue. Overall the ring measures about 7/16 inch long by about 3/4 inch wide and is in beautiful estate condition. Ring Size: about 7 (cou...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1800 item #1150133
A truly superb and rare example of a Georgian mourning ring, the navette-shaped crown set with a mourning scene on ivory covered with a rock crystal dome. The scene depicts are pair of doves perched on the edge of a fountain. The doves are worked in a thick application of enamel so they stand out from the ivory background like a bas-relief. Doves were commonly a reference to the Holy Spirit The fountain itself is made with gold borders (presumably 15K) infilled wth enamels and highlighted w...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1837 VR item #1144038
An extremely fine and rare Georgian 12K gold bracelet featuring a large rectangular plaque of landscape agate flanked by seven smaller rectangular plaques. With only a little imagination, the central panel appears to represent a grouping of trees in front of distant mountains, while the smaller plaques seem more like tree-covered islands in a calm lake. Landscape agate was popular for small brooches in the Georgian era, but large examples made of several matched pieces such as this are extreme...