A bloomed gold Victorian bar pin. Marked 9c. In mint condition. 2-3/8" x 1/2"
An excellent reference book signed by the author, Charles H. Carpenter, Jr. and published in 1982 by Dodd Meade. The jacket has a few tears ( see photos) however, this hardcover is in nice tight condition. A fine history of the Gorham Company (Providence, Rhode Island) and their silverware products. There are 295 b&w photographs, 8 color plates, 40 photographs of marks, photographs of 313 flatware patterns. 332pgs.
A waxy green jade pendant or charm. The Buddah is wearing a textured gold hat accented by a red stone. Marked 14k on the bottom of the frame. 1" x 1"
A dainty pair of pear shaped blue topaz earrings with diamond accents.For pierced ears, they hang 3/4" and the topaz measures 3/8" x 1/4". The settings are marked 585 14k. Total weight 3.7grams.
Solid sterling earrings by Georg Jensen USA designer, Laurence Foss. One stone shows surface wear and both exhibit play of color though there are areas of extinction. They measure 2-1/4"' x 7/8" excluding wires.Total weight, 14.7grams.
Ca 1950 An older well made sterling bracelet featuring unusual cabochon stones that exhibit both Tiger and Hawk's-eye, with greenish zones. Marked Sterling Taxco Mexico JSF (eagle 3). 37.6 grams. 7-1/4" x 3/4"
Nicely framed antique print. Light foxing but more pronounced on the edges. The frame measures 13" x 18". Not examined out of frame-sold as is. "In the French engraving Le Lever after Freudenberg, of the 1780s (illustration, right), gentle social criticism is levelled at the lady of the court; that she slept without unlacing her stays, apparently, perhaps can be seen as artistic licence...
L'Evenement au Bal ~ Freudeberg....Nicely framed antique print. Light foxing but more pronounced within the boxed script and on the edges. No date. The frame measures 13" x 18". Not examined out of frame -sold as is.
C 1930 Sophisticated sterling barpin with goldwash and marcasites. Marked TF STERLING MADE IN GERMANY. A small amount of goldwash has worn off on the back - hardly noticeable. 2 1/4" x 1/2"
A vintage sterling pen designed by Elsa Peretti and sold by Tiffany. Additional cartridge and pouch included.
An original print by listed artist and Rhode Island native, Karnig Nalbandian (1916- 1989.) The etching measures 10" x 7-1/2"; the frame,13" x 16". Signed in pencil. On the back, there is a copy of his obituary which highlights his career.
The is a wonderful etched bakelite box simulating wood. There are scenes on all sides, top and bottom as well as a stamp. Unfortunately, the piece is mottled with stains. Measures 5" x 3-1/2" x 2-1/2"