The oval locket with a scrolling foliage design opens to reveal a glass enclosed chamber on the left side. This locket can serve not only as a place to house a picture you may also use it to store a lock of your loved ones hair, or sand from your favorite beach. The locket is not marked.
A Sterling Silver Necklace and Sterling and Turquoise Drop
The married pieces are a great combination. The wide sterling snake style chain with lobster claw closer holds the oval drop which is centered by a raised a large turquoise and is framed by thirteen round turquoise. The clasp on the chain is marked 925 along with the substantial jump ring on the drop.
...click for details
The delicate necklace is made up of a curved ivory element and is flanked by a small ivory bead and carved and curved ivory piece. The piece is carved with an elephant and is attached to a delicate silver chain. The closer is the only item marked “STERLING.”
A Silvered Ring with Bone Inset, Chinese, Early 20th Century
The rectangular ring is centered with an etched piece of bone depicting a scholar in a garden. The rope twist bezel frames the bone plaque and is placed on an expandable band. The verso is stamped “CHINA.”
The fabulous design centered by a diamond shaped void is flanked on the top and bottom with stretched fleur de lies. This is a great ring to wear this summer with silver bangles and a relaxed outfit. This ring is not marked “Sterling”
A Vintage Sterling Silver Pin in the Form of a Cat, Mexican
The silhouette of a cat is a retro design with accentuated features including almond eyes and long eyelashes that are created with perforations in the surface of the sterling. The verso is marked MEXICA 925.
Designed by Bernice Goodspeed for Taxco, these sterling earrings are a fabulous example of Mexican sterling at its best. The beautiful craftsmanship is noted by the meticulous inlay work (either turquoise or stone). These earrings have a screw back (not pierced) The verso is marked with the maker’s mark a full upper case “B” sandwiched between “TAXCO” “MEXICO”. There is a bracelet and necklace available for your consideration as well, check them out!
...click for details