Granite Pail Collectibles
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1800 item #1099704 (stock #JPNSC)
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$1495.00
Beautiful highly faceted Stuart crystal heart pendant with the gold initials “JC” laid on a a bed of plaited hair, probably 18th century. Stuart crystal jewelry came into fashion after the 1649 execution of King Charles (Stuart) I; his followers began to wear objects made of faceted, pink-foiled crystal containing his initials in gold, laid on a bed of hair or fabric. People continued to wear such jewelry, but adapted for personal use, into the 18th century...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1800 item #1086352 (stock #JDNRA)
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Rare George II memento mori ring, featuring a scrolled gold band enameled in black and inscribed in gold letters, set with a painted skull under a square cut rock crystal, with rose cut diamond shoulders set in silver. Classic scallop shell reverse. Inscription on the band reads: “WALT: WILLIAMSON. OB: 11: MAR: 1735. AET 53”. Tests strong at 18K...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1837 VR item #1086347 (stock #JBO248)
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$1495.00
A beautiful Georgian gold navette sepia on ivory memorial ring, depicting a lady and a cherub grieving by a funerary urn on pedestal bearing words 'Sacred will I keep thy dear remains'. Engraved shoulders. Tests strong at 14k. Artwork is fresh; just a few floating chips. Inscription on reverse is almost completely worn, with gold at the top and bottom worn through. This ring did not sit in a drawer! Ring size W.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1837 VR item #1086277 (stock #JSO667A)
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This gold Georgian band packs a lot of family history into a very small package! It is both a wedding or engagement ring and a mourning ring. The inscription on the interior reads: “ACD to DBM May 7 1807”. Added later, the inscription continues: “to ACD died Aug 23rd 1838 aged 54”. The outside of the band is engraved “Desier 1897”. Tests strong at 14K. Good condition. Ring size 6.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1837 VR item #1086255 (stock #JBO186)
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Lovely 9k gold Georgian mourning ring, featuring a glass compartment containing plaited blond hair, surrounded by tiny seed pearls. Carved, reeded split shoulders and shank. Very good condition; one chip to glass; wear to gold on reverse of ring head. Size 8.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1837 VR item #1082629 (stock #JB258c)
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$395.00
Elegant early 19th century rose-cut diamond and cabochon garnet ring, set in silver and 14k gold. Beautiful milgrain setting. Very good condition; some wear to garnet. Ring size 6.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1837 VR item #1082597 (stock #JQAD)
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Wonderful Georgian ring, featuring a flat cut amethyst flanked by two rose cut diamonds. Beautiful carved shoulders. The shank is yellow gold and tests strong at 14k. Classic basket reverse. Very good condition; slight wear to amethyst and band commensurate with age. Size 7 1/4.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1837 VR item #1073064 (stock #JDBFL)
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$995.00
Stunning Georgian era sentimental ring, probably French, featuring blue paste set with a gilt and silver rosecut diamond flower, surrounded by a border of tiny rose cuts. The reverse of the ring is inscribed with an image of forget-me-nots, a common message of affection on early jewelry. Carved scrolling gold band marked 585 at a later date on the band exterior, per European regulations. Very good condition; some wear to glass. Asymmetrical leaves appear to be original. Ring size 4 1/2”.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1837 VR item #1073063 (stock #JBRPA)
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$495.00
Super Georgian paste pansy ring, in alternating colors of emerald and amethyst. Carved and applied shoulders. The pastes show wear under magnification; one paste amethyst has been replaced with the real thing! Evidence of sizing. Ring size 4 3/4.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1071393 (stock #JS93a)
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$45.00
19th century hand-carved unset rectangular carnelian intaglio seal, featuring a lion rampant over ornate initials. Possibly originally set in a fob; rounded reverse. Very good condition; some minor chipping and scratching to stone. Measures 1.4cm by 1.1cm.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1071389 (stock #J258a)
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Striking early Victorian pink garnet ring, circa 1840. The ring comprises five stones set in 15k gold, with applied beading and scrolled wirework. Engraved shoulders and band. Very good condition; a few scratched to stones. Ring size 6 1/2.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1837 VR item #1071381 (stock #JHSEP)
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Fantastic , probably French or German, featuring blue pansies with beaded surrounds. Poissarde means “fishwife” in French, and, indeed, these back-to-front hoops resemble fishhooks. Very good condition; slight wear to enamel. Hoops measure 3/4”.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1837 VR item #1061811 (stock #JDBCH)
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$1695.00
Fantastic Georgian multi-colored gold, silver and steel chatelaine, probably French. The central panel, worked in yellow and rose gold and silver, features a woman (possibly Rebecca) at a well, surrounded by floral designs and set with cut steel studs. There are five suspended chains: the central chain comprises two panels depicting musical instruments, a very popular French theme. The neighboring chains feature smaller gold florettes...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1800 item #1061804 (stock #JMMS)
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Wonderful George II memento mori ring, comprising a gold band depicting a skeleton, hourglass, scythe, and shovel in black enamel. Interior is inscribed “E. N Ob 14 Nov 1731”. Maker’s mark “WC”. Wear to enamel, but much remains. Ring size 8 1/2.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1837 VR item #1058555 (stock #JKMER)
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$895.00
Superb gold and collet-set diamond Georgian earrings, in a delicate drop design. Even the reverse has pretty engraved details. Very good condition: one spot of solder to reverse; front-to-back-wires may be later replacements. Marker mark “G.S.”. Measure 1 1/2”.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1837 VR item #1045415 (stock #JDMBD)
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$495.00
Pristine Georgian black dot paste brooch, featuring a large topaz-colored stone surrounded by a sunburst of clear pastes. Black dot paste a tiny black dot painted on the bottom of the stone, mimicking the open culet or early diamonds. The intensely white pastes are foiled and set in crimped silver mounts. 9k gold reverse. Excellent condition. Measures 1 1/2” by 1 1/4”.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1837 VR item #1045414 (stock #JEFSW)
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Georgian gold memorial swivel ring, featuring plaited brunette hair on one side and an intaglio crest on the other, flanked by an amethyst on each side. The crest is comprised of the figure of a dragon (or possibly a hound!) over a shield over a banner bearing the motto “sed labe sine decus” or “honor without a stain”...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1837 VR item #1025936 (stock #JKMSCE)
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$1295.00
Extraordinary pair of Spanish Colonial earrings, circa 1825. These intricate gold filigree hoops also feature a large natural pearl suspended from the back of the hoop, and a seed pearl drop dangling from the bottom. Fantastic condition. Measure just over 2 1/4”.