All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1308224 (stock #1980)
This beautiful antique sterling silver bangle bracelet exemplifies the period of design known as The Aesthetic Movement.

In 1854 Admiral Perry established a trade agreement between the US and Japan. This opened the world to the arts of Japan. The use of mixed metals favored by the Japanese were now embraced by the English designers. Th use of mixed metals is typified in this bracelet by three colors of gold overlay...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Victorian : Pre 1930 item #1307790 (stock #aawsom004045)
A Wonderful Antique Verneuil Sapphire Ring Vintage Victorian - Art Deco circa 1920's in Ornate Chased Sterling Silver Setting. This lovely antique ring holds a vibrant blue verneuil sapphire at center measuring about 8mm in diameter. It is surrounded by fourteen (14) additional verneuil sapphires. The setting is very special with chased engraved details going all the way around the shank. The setting is composed of sterling silver...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1306701 (stock #RM10138)
Period Pieces
$330.00
Here is a pretty sterling buckle with a floral motif. The plique is red, 2 different blues, and green. It is signed with a “JK” above another “JK” in a box. It has marks for London, 1886, and a duty mark. Measuring 3-1/8” x 2-1/4", it weighs 32.7g or 1.16 oz. It’s in quite good condition. The plique has a few hairlines and some bubbles, which is common. The red and blue plique is dark, so it’s not very visible in the photo...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Victorian : Pre 1980 item #1306610 (stock #aawsom004030)
A Wonderful Pair of Vintage Victorian - Georgian Revival Earrings with Pearls, Amethyst and Cabochon Garnet Gems in Etruscan Revival Sterling Silver Settings. These estate earrings are done in the Georgian - Victorian Revival Style and are adorned with pearls and cabochon cut garnet and amethyst gems. The settings are Etruscan Revival Style, the elegant simplicity of ancient Roman jewelry found in archaeological digs, and composed of sterling silver...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Victorian : Pre 1930 item #1306538 (stock #aawsom004029)
A Gorgeous Pair of Antique Color Change Sapphire Earrings, Victorian - Art Deco circa 1920. The centers of these earrings hold beautifully faceted color change verneuil sapphire, often referred to as alexandrite because of the characteristic color charge, measuring about 10mm in diameter. The stones have a color change from more red-violet in artificial light and more blue-violet in the natural light. The stones are beautifully set in antique sterling silver with gold gilt filigree settings...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Victorian : Pre 1980 item #1305408 (stock #aawsom004016)
A Wonderful Pair of Vintage Moonstone Earrings, Victorian Drop Style. These lovely estate earrings hold moonstones and and are set in sterling silver. They are styled in a classic Victorian drop style and have wire backs for pierced ears. Overall each earring measures about 1 1/8 inches including the ear wires by about 1/4 inch wide from side to side. These earrings were acquired through an estate collection and are in lovely vintage condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Victorian : Pre 1930 item #1305387 (stock #aawsom004013)
A Gorgeous Antique Amethyst Sterling Silver Pendant Necklace, Victorian Art Deco 1920, Pin/Brooch. This wonderful antique piece holds a large faceted amethyst stone at center measuring about 18 x 25mm oval. The setting is composed of sterling silver with fine antique filigree openwork. The piece can be worn as a pendant or pin/brooch. The necklace comes with the sterling chain as shown measuring about 18 inches long. The pendant measures about 1 1/2 inches long by about 1 1/8 inches wide...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1302127 (stock #aawsom003983)
A Wonderful Antique Victorian Enamel Brooch Pin in Sterling Silver, 19th Century. This gorgeous antique brooch has a blue and white enameled centerpiece in a flower motif. The flower has hand textured leaves and a seed pearl at center. The brooch is composed of sterling silver and has a maker's mark on the reverse side of E.R. This piece measures about 1 1/4 inch wide by about 1 inch long...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1301907 (stock #RN06089)
Period Pieces
$136.00
This intriguing locket has a saint, probably St. Peter, holding a key (to the church? To heaven?), and with a bird – a dove? - in the background) on one side, and a photograph of an ecclesiastical-looking person on the other. It contains a touched relic (a bit of ribbon which has been touched to a saint’s bone or something worn by a saint), a tiny metal medal with Mary on one side, saying "Mary conceived without sin” and more Christian imagery on the other, and a wisp of cotton...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Victorian : Pre 1940 item #1301201 (stock #aawsom003971)
A Gorgeous Antique Rose de France Amethyst Bracelet Victorian Floral Vintage circa 1910 in Sterling Silver. This beautiful estate bracelet holds a faceted amethyst at center measuring about 9 x 12mm oval. The setting is antique sterling silver, all handmade in Germany. The piece is estimated to date to the late Victorian to Arts and Crafts Era, circa 1900-1910's. There is one leaf missing from the design. Overall the bracelet measures about 7 1/8 inches long by about 5/8 inch wide at center...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Victorian : Pre 1930 item #1300583 (stock #aawsom003966)
A Wonderful Antique Rose de France Amethyst Ring, Vintage Art Deco - Victorian Era, circa 1920. This gorgeous antique ring holds a stunning faceted rose de france amethyst at its center measuring about 10 x 12mm in a faceted oval cut. The setting is antique Art Deco - late Victorian period composed of sterling silver, estimated to date circa 1920. Notice the lovely antique detailing. The entire ring measures about 9/16 inch long by about 3/4 inch wide from side to side. Ring Size: about 7 (can b...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1300362 (stock #aawsom003961)
A Stunning Antique Victorian Amethyst Necklace Handmade Filigree Vintage, 19th Century in Antique Silver. This wonderful antique necklace holds four (4) beautifully faceted antique amethyst gemstones, each measuring about 8mm in diameter. The setting is all handmade, probably Italian, antique silver filigree openwork. The necklace dates to the Victorian Era, 19th Century and is in lovely vintage condition. Overall the necklace measures about 3/4 inch wide, by about 15 1/4 inches long. A bea...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Victorian : Pre 1920 item #1300221 (stock #RP05042)
Period Pieces
$81.00
This delightful portrait in silver, of a wind-swept person in a cloak and hood, is very detailed and just lovely. We think it’s a boy (unusual!), as the hair seems to be quite short under the hood. The hood itself looks like a cap made from a flower, as seen on fairies in Victorian children’s books. It measures 1-1/8” wide, is hollow, and is marked “STERLING TOP GERMAN SILVER BACK”. German silver is a white metal. The back is a bit tarnished, has what looks like little bubbles of meta...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1299208 (stock #1974)
The bangle bracelet graced the wrists of most Victorian well dressed women. It was as popular as the lockets and suited daytime attire.

This example is a tailored, singularly beautiful strap and buckle design. The buckle is hammered and glistens as if it were cut steel. Rare to find this type of work in a bracelet, and it is quite striking. Juxtaposed to the simplicity of the strap and eyelits, and set upon a background of engraved foliage, it is an elegant composition.

The bracelet...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Victorian : Pre 1910 item #1298630 (stock #1972)
This Victorian locket and chain were designed utilizing the art of niello. Niello, is the term used to describe the process of fusing silver,copper,gold and sulphur and then pouring them on to incised silver. The patterns created by incising the silver are then filled with the fused metals. The effect is unique , and when combined with rose gold vermeil (silver with a gold wash), it is transformed into a beautiful piece of jewelry.

This example has a particularly pretty chain. The chain ha...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1296481 (stock #1965)
This sleek bracelet is circa 1890 and is designed with a buckle closure accented with rose gold vermeil (gold wash over silver). The bracelet is Continental 800 silver and is in excellent condition. It opens and closes with a secure push clasp. It has a remarkable modern aesthetic, although it is circa 1900.

The use of both silver and rose gold vermeil was popularized during the Aesthetic Movement , and the influence of Japan and their use of mixed metals are evident in this design.

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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Victorian : Pre 1910 item #1296380 (stock #1964)
This antique Continental silver bracelet is French, circa 1900. It is beautifully designed with smooth and alternating matte textured links. Attached is a charm in the shape of a cube with a fleur de lis on each side. The fleur de lis is finely detailed and shiny, a perfect contrast with the textured matte background. It is original to the bracelet and quite interesting in appearance.

The bracelet is smooth to the touch, and moves gracefully on the wrist. It fits a larger wrist, measuring 8 ...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Victorian : Pre 1940 item #1296232 (stock #aawsom003951)
A Wonderful Antique Smokey Quartz Ring, Vintage Art Deco Filigree c.1900-1920's. This beautiful antique ring holds a wonderful piece of antique smokey quartz measuring about 15 x 22mm oval. The setting is antique 1900 - 1920's original late Victorian to Art Deco period filigree composed of sterling silver. Overall the ring measures about 7/8 inch long by about 3/4 inch wide from side to side. Ring Size: about 6 (could be resized by your jeweler or ask me about using mine before shipping). This r...