Fantastic William Kerr Art Nouveau silver buckle with a swirling flower design. This two piece buckle set is marked: Patented June 25, 1901 on both parts. One part has the Wm Kerr applied oval with the logo, Sterling and 1639 marked on it. There is also the letters FF marked on the clasp. Silver weight is 0.685 Troy ounces. Measures about 3-1/2 inches long (both pieces together0 and 1-1/2 inches wide. Excellent condition.
Want a ring sure to stop people in their tracks? Here it is! No doubt you've seen the tall Victorian rings with three stones in a dainty stack -- well, this dazzler not has the three stones (round purple amethyst cabochons), but has them set in a veritable totem pole of swirling Art Nouveau lady portrait heads...
A Wonderful Rare Antique Lapis Lazuli Art Nouveau Ring, Late Victorian Sterling Silver c.1890. The Art Nouveau period was so short lived and pieces were so beautifully made with organic inspired designs and lovely workmanship. Thus, original pieces are rare today. This example holds a lovely piece of lapis lazuli at center measuring about 22 x 8mm. The setting is sterling silver with a lovely soft original patina...
A Wonderful Pair of Vintage Victorian - Art Nouveau Revival Guilloche Enamel Earrings with Seed Pearls. These lovely estate earrings are composed of sterling silver with an aged gilt finish and are in floral pansy motifs. The pansy flowers are adorned with polychrome guilloche enamel and the tops hold genuine seed pearls. Each earring measures about 1 1/4 inches long with wire tops by about 7/16 inch wide. The earrings have french level style backings. A wonderful pair of vintage earrings.
A Gorgeous Vintage Blue Topaz and White Sapphire Wedding Ring Band, Art Nouveau - Art Deco Style in Sterling Silver. This beautiful estate ring holds a sparkling faceted blue topaz at center measuring about 6mm across. It is joined by two sparkling faceted white sapphires. The setting is beautifully ornate with Art Nouveau - Art Deco style detailing including scroll and floral designs. Overall the ring measures about 9/16 inch long by about 7/8 inch wide from side to side...
A Wonderful and Rare Antique Art Nouveau Era - Arts & Crafts Blue Snowflake Agate Ring Vintage c.1890. This beautiful antique ring holds a lovely grey-blue snowflake agate at its center measuring about 12 x 14mm oval. The setting is beautifully detailed in natural Art Nouveau - Arts and Crafts movement botanical motifs. Both the Art Nouveau and Arts and Crafts movements were around 1890 and took from nature for their inspiration...
Here is a very pretty brooch from the Arts & Crafts/Art Nouveau era. It features an oval purple cabochon, possibly glass, centered between two hammered leaves (very A&C), all on a very Art Nouveau framework. Marked “DEPOS” (probably meant to say “DEPOSE”, i.e., patented), it is most likely from Germany. There are two illegible marks, one on the C-clasp, and one on the back. It tests as silver, measures 1-3/4” x 3/4", and weighs 4.4 g...
Chinese silver lucky characters bracelet, " long life", " happiness" , " JoY".
size: 9.5" x 0.75"
A Gorgeous Antique Art Nouveau - Modernist Australian Opal Ring, Vintage Silver. The center of this beautiful antique ring holds a genuine Australian opal, measuring about 10 x 14mm oval. The opal shows an array of natural colors when in the light. The opal has natural matrix at the surface giving the stone a natural look that goes along with the feeling of the setting. The setting is composed of sterling silver with lovely Art Nouveau - Modernist detailing inspired by nature...
Estate brooch guilded silver Bohemian garnet star.
Condition: excellent condition
Period: ca. 1910
Material: Guilded silver
Precious stones: 121 garnets
Hallmarks: Illegible remains
Dimensions: approximate diameter 3,45 cm (1,36 inch)
Weight: 5,90 gram
A Wonderful Vintage Art Nouveau Woman Fairy Brooch Pin Sterling Silver. This estate piece is composed of sterling silver and measures about 2 7/8 inches wide by about 1 5/8 inches long. The detailing in the design is gorgeous. Marked 925 on the reverse for sterling silver. In lovely vintage condition.
A Wonderful Antique Victorian Emerald Ring. This beautiful antique ring holds three genuine faceted emeralds. The ring setting is Victorian - Art Nouveau in its design and is composed of sterling silver. Overall the ring measures about 5/8 inch long by about 3/4 inch wide from side to side. Ring Size: about 7 (could be resized by your jeweler or ask me about using mine before shipping).
A classic Pforzheim school silver Jugendstil brooch decorated with plique-a-jour enamels, moldavite and seed pearls. The translucent enamels have the velvety texture and very subtle coloring typical of many Pforzheim jewels of the period. The reverse is marked "Depose 900" and has the maker's mark for Karl Hermann (Hermann & Speck), one of the leading German Art Nouveau jewelers.
Origin: Germany, ca. 1900. Condition: very good, some light crazing to enamel, but no unstable or missing pieces...
Rare Piel Freres Art Nouveau Silver, Gold and Glass Buckle Peacock
Eye of Feather
This is silver, hand cut, engraved buckle, set with a glass cabochon, and enamel...
This buckle is so perfectly Art Nouveau and so perfectly William B. Kerr. It is 5 1/4" wide and 1 5/8" high and bears these markings: PATENTED JUNE 25, 1901; STERLING; 1564; and the fasces [maker's mark for Kerr]. It is in excellent condition, and the patina of age has been left undisturbed. Circa 1900.
A Wonderful Vintage Etruscan Revival Moonstone Ring Georgian Victorian Style. This beautiful estate ring holds a luminous moonstone gemstone at center measuring about 8 x 11mm oval. The setting is done in an Etruscan Revival style, popular during the Georgian and Victorian Eras, composed of sterling silver. Overall the ring measures about 13/16 inch long by about 3/4 inch wide from side to side...
This sassy Art Nouveau sprite pin is sterling silver repousse. The maker's mark is for La Pierre, a firm founded in 1885 in New York. Look at the impeccable detail in the face and wings! The pin is 1 1/8" X 1 1/4". Circa 1900.
A Stunning Pair of Vintage Art Nouveau - Art Deco Style Enameled Earrings with Pearls is Sterling Silver. These gorgeous estate earrings are composed of polychrome enamel upon sterling silver set with pearl drops. The earrings are done in an Art Nouveau - Art Deco style. Each earring measures about 1 3/4 inches long by about 1 1/4 inches wide. These earrings were acquired through an estate collection and are in lovely vintage condition.