Acanthus Antiques - Estate Jewelry, Period Furniture and Fine Art
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre 1980 item #1258080
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$425.00
A fine vintage 14K gold ring with lapis lazuli and diamonds in the center. The ring is marked 585 and 14K. It dates c. 1970s. The ring is a size 7 and measures 9 mm in width, at its widest. The ring weighs 3.9 grams. There are four small diamonds set in a clover in the center. Condition is excellent.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Designer Signed : Pre 1990 item #1258069
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$2,200.00
A handsome and elegant "vintage" 18K gold and mother of pearl dress set, dating pre 1989. The set consists of a pair of cufflinks and three shirt studs. It is signed BS&F with their maker's mark. It is also marked W-Germany (where they would have been retailed) and 18ct. The cufflinks measure 16 mm in diameter (a bit over 1/2") and the studs measure 3/8" in diameter. The set is quite solid, weighing 28.1 grams. Condition is excellent.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1257950
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$950.00
A wonderful carved and very unusual Victorian period cameo, c. 1870. The cameo is unusual in the subject matter. There is a profile of a bearded gentleman carved in a dark brown shell. The carving is very precise and fine. The bezel of the brooch has a border of seed pearls. The back is closed in and retains its original C clasp and hinge. I have not been able to identify the gentleman yet. The brooch tests 14K, there are no marks...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Designer Signed : Pre 2000 item #1257942
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This is a wonderful 18K green gold ring with a 2 carat cabochon green tourmaline. The ring is "vintage" Barry Kieselstein Cord, dated 1993. The ring can be worn by either a man or a woman. It is a size 6 3/4, but can be resized. The top measures 12.5 mm across and it weighs 10.3 grams. It is signed B.Kieselstein Cord 1993 18K and the number 905. Condition is very fine.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Designer Signed : Contemporary item #1257941
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$1,250.00
A fine signed 18K yellow gold band signed, but maker unknown. It would work together well with jewelry by Alex Sepkus and Barry Kieselstein Cord. Although signed SG, the ring is not a Seidengang design. The band is a size 7 1/2 and does have a smooth part which would allow for resizing. The width is 4 mm and it has 4 small bezel set diamonds. It is marked SG Copyright and 18K. Condition is excellent. It weighs 4.2 grams and is Contemporary.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre 1920 item #1257249
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$850.00
A striking large 14K gold and prong set coral cocktail ring, c. 1960s or 70s. The ring has an abstract branch design with 9 smaller coral balls surrounding one larger one. One of the smaller beads appear to have been replaced, but it isn't terribly noticeable. Otherwise, condition is very good. The ring is a size 8 1/2 and the top has a diameter of 1 1/8". It weighs 17.5 grams and tests 14K.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Retro : Pre 1950 item #1256525
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$1,600.00
A finely crafted articulated 18K gold Retro period bracelet, c. 1940s. The bracelet has a maker's mark which is not legible and is also marked 750. The bracelet measures 7 3/4" long and 3/4" wide. It weighs 28.2 grams and is in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre 1980 item #1256499
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$7,500.00
A fine vintage 14K solid gold rope twist chain necklace, c. 1980s. The necklace measures 30" and is able to go over the head without even opening it. It has a safety clasp and is marked 14K. The diameter is 14 mm. The necklace weighs 176 grams and is in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1256452
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$13,500.00
A wonderful long chunky necklace in 18K gold, c. 1980s. The necklace consists of graduating nugget type gold beads which are strung on a gold chain. There is a drop hanging from the larger kidney shaped base at the bottom. The necklace was purchased in Greece in the 1980s. It tests 18K, there are no marks. It measures 24 3/4" in length, and the drop measures 2" including the two beads. There is a hook type of clasp. The necklace is in excellent condition and weighs 192.7 grams.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1256427
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$1,500.00
A wonderful vintage Modernist period 18K gold abstract ring with diamonds and sapphires. The ring has 10 prong set diamonds (set in white gold prongs) approximately .25 carat weight. There are also 4 prong set Marquis shaped sapphires. The gold has a textured surface, almost resembling natural coral. It is marked 18K, but has no maker's mark. It measures 1" at its widest. The back has a smooth area so it has probably been sized, but could be sized again...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Art Nouveau : Pre 1900 item #1255894
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$2,200.00
A finely carved large deep salmon colored cameo which has been made into a ring. The carving of the Art Nouveau woman has high relief. It shows her flowing hair tied up, and her loose flowing gown. The 14K gold mounting is quite substantial and decorated on the sides and the shank. The ring is a size 8, but can be changed. The cameo measures 1 1/2" in height and 1 1 /8" in width. It weighs 21.1 grams. The cameo dates c. 1900 and is in excellent condition...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre 1960 item #1255893
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$750.00
A fine vintage 14K gold and carnelian bangle bracelet, probably Chinese in origin. The gold mounts test 14K but are not marked. They have a slight engraved decoration. The bracelet has a safety chain. It measures 3 1/8" in diameter, the opening diameter is 2 3/8". The carnelian measures 10 mm in width. It weighs 40.3 grams and is in excellent condition. It probably dates c. 1950s.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1255892
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$4,500.00
An exquisitely carved coral flower basket with roses and asters. The coral has been mounted with an abstract modernist 18K gold bezel decorated with 10 prong set diamonds, approximately .45 carats. The brooch is marked 14K and also has a large hook to allow it to be worn on a strong chain as a pendant. The coral has a very deep salmon color to it, not quite red. It measures 3 1/8" wide:, 2 1/2" in height and weighs 79.8 grams. Condition is excellent and it probably dates c. 1950s.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Designer Signed : Pre 1960 item #1254020
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$3,500.00
A wonderful and unusual vintage Japanese Mikimoto bracelet, c. 1960s. The bracelet is composed of seven links of 14K gold, with ten 3.5 mm pearls surrounding a 7 mm pearl in the center. The connectors have nice engraved decoration. The bracelet measures 7" in length and 3/4" in width. It weighs 22.5 grams and is in excellent condition. It is marked K14 and "M" in an oyster shell for Mikimoto. The pearls have the wonderful luster and color that Mikimoto is known for.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1254011
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$3,500.00
A fine vintage 18K white gold and diamond necklace which was retailed by Bailey Banks & Biddle. (a wonderful jewelry shop that closed it's doors a few years ago). The necklace is articulated and and graduates from 3.5 mm in the back, to .9mm at its widest. The gold becomes thicker and has thee channels set very clean diamonds, approximately .60 tdw. The length is 18" and it weighs approximately 22 grams. It is marked 750 and stamped "Italy". There is a safety and it is in excellent condition...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1253517
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$1,100.00
A fine Victorian period ring from Chester England with date marks for 1876. The ring has prong set rubies, mine cut diamonds and seed pearls. There are hallmarks which include a maker's mark of O & Co, 15, 625 and n, the date mark. The ring is a size 6 3/4 and the top measures 3/4" by 8 mm. Condition is excellent.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Deco : Pre 1930 item #1253229
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$2,600.00
A fine late Art Deco period filigree ring in 18K white gold. There are approximately .80 carats of diamonds. The ring is stamped 18K and is a size 6, but can easily be resized. The top measures 3/4" wide and 1/2" from top to bottom. It weighs 4.5 grams and is in excellent condition. It dates c. 1930 and as a lovely scrolling design.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1253211
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An exquisite mid Victorian period 14K gold and blue enamel picture locket pendant, c. 1860. The blue is a rare, deep royal blue, not quite cobalt. The front has an early monogram of TC with a crown. The piece is decorated with small old mine cut diamonds. There is a gold inlaid oval band surrounding the design and also on the back. The piece has no marks, but tests 14K gold. There is a tiny tiny pin size ding to the left of the C, not visible without a jeweler's loupe...