Jenny Andersen Antique Jewelry
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1237417 (stock #AP7-511)
Jenny Andersen
$1,650.00
Truly fit for a museum, this rare and wonderful Egyptian Revival pin has a portrait painted on porcelain. It is mounted in 800 silver and surrounded by 16 coral beads on wire. There have been some repairs [not visible from the front] as is so common in jewelry repaired in the 19th century. 1 1/4" diameter. Circa 1875.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Art Nouveau : Pre 1910 item #1237318 (stock #AR6-410)
Jenny Andersen
$225.00
French jewelry really has the Wow! factor. This 18 k gold ring is set with a ruby and a rose-cut diamond, flanked by six seed pearls [one imitation]. The ring has been sized in the past. The French eagle, indicating 18 k gold, is present. Size 6.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Edwardian : Pre 1930 item #1237232 (stock #AP5-243)
Jenny Andersen
$150.00
This lovely 10 k white gold bar pin is 2" long, and is centered with a ½" diamond-shaped amethyst. Early 20th century.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Arts and Crafts : Pre 1910 item #1237099 (stock #AP9-631)
Jenny Andersen
$115.00
This is a lovely and unusual sterling and lapis Arts & Crafts pin from the turn of the century. The motif is leaves and berries; the stone is a lapis lazuli cabochon. The pin is ~2" in length and is signed with adorsed Cs, the mark of a company which left a legacy of lovely pins. Their maker's mark is unique, their work is well known, and the company is a complete mystery!
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre 1980 item #1236972 (stock #AR6-445)
Jenny Andersen
$150.00
This lovely ring is 14k gold set with an oval garnet surrounded by 15 seed pearls. It is a size 7. Age uncertain.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre 1980 item #1236834 (stock #AR8-564)
Jenny Andersen
$180.00
A lovely English-made buckle ring with scroll detail ornamenting the band. Buckle rings have been known since Victorian times. Various sources attribute strength, self-defense, and a close bond between giver and recipient to this motif. The ring is hallmarked for Birmingham and 9 ct. There is no date mark, but a 1976 control mark. The maker's mark is RP. The ring is approximately size 8 3/4.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Pre 1960 item #1236702 (stock #JB-3)
Jenny Andersen
$75.00
Here is a lovely set, necklace with two pairs of earrings, in sterling silver with tropical scenes made of butterfly wing. The two pairs of earrings are button and dangle, and the oblong silver pendant mounting holds a lovely oval tropical beach scene. The silver chain is 18" long, and for some reason has a 12 k white gold clasp. [Sometimes I don't understand people.] The exact age is unknown, but painted butterfly wing jewelry was popular from the 30s through the 50s.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pre 1990 item #1236550 (stock #CiH-6)
Jenny Andersen
$45.00
So cute, and so hopeful! This jade charm is a money bag with sterling dollar sign and tie. The charm is 1" x 1/2".
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Art Nouveau : Pre 1910 item #1236441 (stock #AN7-534)
Jenny Andersen
$224.00
This Art Nouveau lavalier is 10 k gold and is set with a garnet/glass doublet* The pendant is 1 1/4" x 5/8" in size and is on a 16" gold filled chain. The dropper is a fresh water pearl. * Garnet glass doublets were popular in Victorian/Art Nouveau times; molded glass 'stones' were topped with a thin slice of garnet. Color comes from the glass, as the garnet is so thin that the red color is not apparent. Email me for information about the process.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Cufflinks and Accessories : Silver : Pre 1910 item #1236281 (stock #AO5-587)
Jenny Andersen
$55.00
A lovely Art Nouveau sterling clothes brush, 5 1/2" X 3/4". It is marked F & B for the Theo. W. Foster & Bro. Company of Providence RI. The company was incorporated under that name in 1898 and was among the largest manufacturers of jewelry & sterling silver vanity goods in the Art Nouveau period. Circa 1900-1910.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Arts and Crafts : Pre 1920 item #1235539 (stock #AN10-638)
Jenny Andersen
$275.00
This lovely example of English Arts & Crafts enamel is hallmarked and carries a maker's mark of SB. It is sterling silver with blue and green enamel. The enamel portion is 1 1/4" x 1 1/4" and the chain is 18" long. Hallmarks indicate that it was made in Chester in 1918-19.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Art Nouveau : Pre 1910 item #1235068 (stock #AN7-465)
Jenny Andersen
$450.00
This lavalier dates from circa 1900. Made of 15 ct gold set with garnets and seed pearls. The pendant is suspended from a round brilliant-cut garnet and measures 2 1/4" from that point. The pendant itself is ~1" x 1" and is marked NBs. 15" chain.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre 1970 item #1234069 (stock #AR5-456)
Jenny Andersen
$450.00
From the 1960s-70s, here is a smashing cocktail ring with a 0.5 ct [estimated] yellow diamond of VS1 clarity surrounded by a double row of 26 colorless diamonds. Each small diamond is ~2.5 points each, for a total estimated diamond weight for the ring of 1.15 ct. This lovely ring is a size 7 1/2, and could be resized.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Art Nouveau : Pre 1900 item #1233534 (stock #AP8-611)
Jenny Andersen
$1650.00
This beautiful Art Nouveau griffin is carved of 18 k gold. His wings are edged with rose-cut diamonds, he holds an Old English cut diamond in his beak, and his tail is tipped with rose-cut diamonds. Just a stunning pin. Wouldn't you love to tame this fierce creature to ride on your shoulder? 1 3/8 X 1 1/4". Early style safety catch, replaced hinge. Circa 1900
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Victorian : Pre 1910 item #1233422 (stock #CD-2)
Jenny Andersen
$545.00
This lovely Victorian watch chain is 12" long. It has wonderfully simple curb links and a good heft. There's a small section of chain ending in a loop that could hold a fob. It tests as 10-11 k gold and weighs 0.91 ounces.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Art Nouveau : Pre 1910 item #1229797 (stock #AC8-545)
Jenny Andersen
$165.00
These beautiful sterling silver cufflinks are marked for Unger Bros and sterling. The flower-patterned ovals are linked by chain and are the epitome of Art Nouveau. One oval, darn it, is a plain replacement. Each oval is 7/8" x 3/4". Circa 1910.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1228666 (stock #JC-1)
Jenny Andersen
$35.00
This very modern bracelet has a band of copper, one of brass, and one of silver. It is made by modern artist Sergio Lub and is signed.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Arts and Crafts : Pre 1910 item #1226456 (stock #AS6-463)
Jenny Andersen
$125.00
If a dragon can be sweet, this one is. He holds a pearl in his mouth and radiates energy! He's made of 14 k gold and has a maker's mark which I haven't been able to identify. A delightful Art Nouveau conceit to brighten your lapel...