Beautiful antique 18th century style gold washed silver Italian drop necklace with flower basket, or giardinetti, "little garden," motif. Circa 1900, marked ITALY,
and tests positive for at least 800 silver. Wearable length is 19 inches. Center drops 2 7/8 inches. Excellent condition. Display form is life size. Photos enlarged to show detail.
Big statement vintage silver Etruscan revival bracelet with large fob style charms with cabochon stones which feel like moonglow Lucite, and topaz glass
stones. Bracelet links and fobs are decorated with ornate granulation and wirework. Box slide clasp. Several hallmarks and tests positive for at least 800 silver.
Probably Italian, circa 1940 or 1950. Excellent condition...
Beautiful and highly desirable bright red Italian Coral enameled silver filigreed ring. imported from Hong Kong to The States in mid 1960's.
This squash blossom of mercury silver dimes give this necklace a welcoming smaller presence. The naja is 2.5in. x 2.5in. and the weight is a hefty 205.5 grams. This is an unsigned piece which many older ones are. The beads are bench made and feel silky soft to the hand. You can wear this at the full 29in. or hook it in at 17in. Each dime section is 1.25in. wide. I love this piece layered with other coin necklaces and I have another listed on my site...
A wonderful colorful sterling silver pin in the form of a peacock. The piece is hinged and thus can be worn at different angles. It is signed Siam Sterling on the back, which is gilt silver. The piece dates pre 1939 and measures 2 5/8": by 1 3/4" and weighs 11.6 grams. Condition is excellent.
This sensational vintage Chinese export bracelet has a bold oversized buckle design showing influence from the West. It is 2 3/4" wide in front and has an interior measurement of 7 1/4". It is intricately made from sterling silver and has repousse, carved, and pierce cut designs of birds and flowers. It has no markings but has been tested and is guaranteed to be sterling silver. It weighs 109 grams and is in excellent condition.
These unique vintage earrings have a trompe' l'oeil design resembling stacked dice. Each clip earring is about 1 1/2" long x 1 3/8" square and both are made from sterling silver with marcasite accents. They are marked "925" on the reverse clip and they are in excellent condition.
This beautiful vintage cocktail ring is handcrafted from filigree sterling silver giving this shank a bold yet airy look. The center faceted smoky topaz is 14 x 30mm and the shank is a size 6 1/2" with plenty of room for adjustment if needed. It is in excellent condition and is hallmarked 925 on the inner shank.
This stunning Chinese export silver bracelet has a wearable length of 7 3/8" long x 1 1/8" wide. It is intricately made from filigree sterling silver and has three large 22 x 16mm lapis lazuli cabochons. The bracelet surface has detailed cobalt, powder blue, and lavender enamel leaves with a tiny amount of loss on 2 leaves. The tab closure works perfectly and the bracelet has an attached safety chain. It is signed "Silver" on the tab closure, and overall, it is in very good condition.
This stunning Chinese export silver bracelet has a wearable length of 6 3/4" long x 1 1/4" wide. It is intricately made from filigree sterling silver and has 3 panels carved from preban elephant ivory. The tab closure works perfectly and the bracelet is in excellent condition. It is signed "Silver China" on the reverse side.
This charming little Austro-Hungarian pin is made of 800 silver. It is centered with a square-cut peridot and is enameled on front and back. The pin is 3/4" in diameter. The enamel is worn on the front, better on the back, and there is a small chip in the stone. It is marked with the dog's head quality mark that shows it is 800 silver, made between 1872 & 1922 in Austro-Hungary and an A for the maker.
A fine quality sterling silver and enamel 1-1/4" x 5/8" Newfoundland crowned crest c1920. This gilt sterling pendant, charm or fob has nice engine turning and good detail with pink, white, green and cobalt enamel, and it is signed R.H TRAPNELL STERLING on the back. It weighs 3.4 grams and it is in excellent condition with no chips, cracks, dents, bends, corrosion, losses, damage or repairs...
This lovely antique pin measures 1 3/4" long x 1 1/4" wide and is made from filigree sterling silver. The wings have 2 pieces of antique green jadeite with carved designs, and the reverse has a newly added safety clutch clasp. It is in very good condition and is hallmarked "silver" on the reverse.
I recently bought a large lot of sterling charms from a collector and though each one is different and tiny, I thought they were too sweet to pass on. Maker's marks listed if present. I will be listing them in lots in the next few months. Identify lot and description. Multiple charms will bulk for lower shipping. Note size in relation to dime please. Thanks...
Detailed Old Sterling Silver Cross with Saints by THEDA. Really detailed and intricate. Measures just shy of 1 1/2" H x 1 1/4" W, marked on reverse with prayer : "Saint Christopher Saint Joseph, Pray for us, Pray for us". STERLING, THEDA.
Expected slight surface wear to some faces, otherwise in excellent vintage condition. A wonderful estate piece!