Third Floor Antique Jewelry
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1347202 (stock #3018)
Third Floor Antique Jewelry
$1,295.00
These large antique saphiret earrings are circa 1880. Saphiret glass is an early glass used for jewelry during the 1800's- 1900's. It was created by melting gold into sapphire colored glass. The magical result was a beautiful brick brown color with flashes of agua blue. The color changes with light and movement. Although copies were made into the 20th century, the early glass produced in Czechoslovakia is prized for its unique beauty...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1346845 (stock #3504)
Third Floor Antique Jewelry
$5,800.00
This bold, beautiful, 18 karat gold pendant is circa 1880. It was purchased In Paris and shown to several specialists in antique Indian jewelry who believe it was made in Pondicherry, India in the 19th century. It is completely handmade with high carat, intricate gold work. It has a paisley of enamel colors including, white, blue green and rust. The gemstones are emeralds, rubies, and diamonds. The central emerald is 3.5 carats, set in a fine detailed collet...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1346498 (stock #3016)
Third Floor Antique Jewelry
$1,400.00
This lovely English, 15 karat gold pendant , is circa 1840. In the language of flowers, the pansy signifies "pensee" or "think of me." It was often presented as a token of love. In this harlequin pendant , the vibrant multi-colored stones are citrine, aquamarine and amethyst. The pansy has a tiny diamond accent in the center.

It has a rich, original patina and the gold work is superior. The top loop has been replaced at some point in its 170 year lifetime...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1346162 (stock #3303)
Third Floor Antique Jewelry
$4,150.00
These striking antique 18 karat gold Victorian earrings are circa 1860. while there are many examples of Victorian gold earrings, it is difficult to find an outstanding example. These English earrings have fine gold details as seen in the pictures. While many Victorian earrings have flourishes and swags, these are very refined with a restraint in design. The tear drop for is classic and remains popular even today...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Victorian : Pre 1910 item #1343214 (stock #3500)
Third Floor Antique Jewelry
$1,950.00
These are a charming pair of French diamond earrings, circa 1900. The style is known as dormeuse as their petit size rendered them comfortable enough for wearing through them through the night. The diamonds are mine cut and have platinum fleur de lis settings. The lever backs and mounts are 18 karat gold. The diamonds are white and radiant, FG SI...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Victorian : Pre 1910 item #1343210 (stock #3501)
Third Floor Antique Jewelry
$1,995.00
These are beautiful, antique French diamond earrings, circa 1900. They are known as dormeuse, or sleeper earrings as their petit size made them comfortable enough to wear through the night. They have a buttercup settings in platinum with 18 karat gold mounts and ear wires. The larger stones are approximately 32 pts each and the top approximately 8 pts. The color is white, VS FG finely cut and radiant on the ears...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1335396 (stock #2971)
Third Floor Antique Jewelry
$5,600.00
This opulent, large antique French tourmaline ring is circa 1890. It has an important 17 carat faceted pink tourmaline surrounded by rose cut diamonds. The design of a large colored stone surrounded by diamonds is referred to as "a baque Pompadour."

The shank is hand chased in 18 karat gold and the diamonds are set in silver. The ring is very large, both in finger size and in scale. The size is an 8 3/4 US . It may have been worn on top of gloves by a man or woman...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1335174 (stock #2970)
Third Floor Antique Jewelry
$4,300.00
Simple, elegant, timeless design, this French 18 karat gold long chain is beautiful...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1335170 (stock #1969)
Third Floor Antique Jewelry
$3,495.00
This Victorian 15 karat gold necklace is English, circa 1850. It has translucent, faceted, chalcedony stones set in gold hand crimped settings . The shape is appealing as it translates to a modern design, yet it is over 150 years old. The chalcedony takes on a lovely pale blue/gray hue with hints of lavender when it is against the skin. The facets across the surface of the stones create a magical effect, much like moonstone when light passes cross the stones.

It closes with a secure push...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1333552 (stock #2018)
Third Floor Antique Jewelry
$3,800.00
This French, 18 karat gold ring is circa 1840. It is bold and finely rendered with a beautiful play of color. It has a central flower motif created by a cabochon emerald set in a hand crimped gold collet surrounded by small rose cut diamonds . The onyx stone creates a dramatic contrast and gives depth to the creation. The perimeter of the ring is hand engraved and has fine milligrain. The shank continues the flower motif with a pierced vine of leaves. The reverse of the ring is as fine as the fr...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1332784 (stock #2012)
Third Floor Antique Jewelry
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I have just returned from a buying trip and found this beautiful ring in London . This 15 karat gold ring has five bands with a wonderful play of color. The use of cultured pearls, rose diamonds,sapphires,rubies and rare green garnets ares soft and elegant together. Green garnets, known as demantoid, are quite rare and were popular in jewelry at the turn of the 20th century.

The five bands are connected in the back and open and close freely. This clever design of multi-bands, is referre...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1330485 (stock #2011)
Third Floor Antique Jewelry
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This antique 18 karat gold chain is French , circa 1900. It is designed with circular plaques centered with fine gold wire work. Each plaque is separated equally by rectangular and oval rings. It has a rich , original patina and has an original spring ring to attach a locket or pendant of choice. The spring ring can easily be converted to a clasp if desired. The chain is long, measuring a full 60 inches and is 3/8 inches across the plaques. It weighs 41.88 grams. It has French guarantee stamps o...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Victorian : Pre 1800 item #1329264 (stock #2008)
Third Floor Antique Jewelry
$1,950.00
These earrings are Portuguese chrysoberyl, circa 1750. Chrysoberyl stone that was prized by the aristocracy in Portugal in the 18th century and imported from Brazil. The stones were hand cut and used in various forms of jewelry that was quite opulent in design. Earrings, large brooches aigrettes, stomachers graced the bodies of the women. Through the centuries these pieces changed with the demands of fashion and were taken apart and redesigned . This pair of beautifully detailed earrings wer...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Victorian : Pre 1910 item #1323313 (stock #2002)
Third Floor Antique Jewelry
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This wonderful, long, antique French chain is circa 1900. It is designed with a streamlined paperclip link and can be worn in a multitude of ways either as a chain that is doubled or tripled, or with an attached pendant of choice. It is 18 karat gold and retains a beautiful rich patina.

It weighs a substantial 60.9 grams (39.2 dwt.) and is 60 inches long X 1/8 inches wide. It is in excellent condition. It is difficult finding long, original chains as most have been shortened through th...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1323215 (stock #2001)
Third Floor Antique Jewelry
$2,900.00
This Scottish agate pin is circa 1860. It represents the finest elements of antique Scottish jewelry, in its condition, design and choice of agates. The beauty of antique Scottish jewelry is in its artistry and it is unique to Scotland. Queen Victoria's passion for Scotland grew when she took over Balmoral Castle as a summer home in 1848. She had frequent visits, dressed her children in tartans, and she personally wore Scottish jewelry. What the Queen loves, so do the people and a wave of popul...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1323090 (stock #2001)
Third Floor Antique Jewelry
$2,995.00
This superb antique 18 karat gold banded agate locket pendant is circa 1860. It is finely rendered in 18 karat gold and is bold in size yet restrained in design. The central star motif is set with small mine cut diamonds centering a banded agate cabochon. The surround has banded agate cabochon stones bezel set , nine in total and each perfectly matched. The bail too is a work of art , set with a cabochon banded agate. The reverse has a removable bezel which can house a photo or momento.

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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1317536 (stock #1997)
Third Floor Antique Jewelry
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This is simply the finest antique long chain I have offered for sale and it comes from my personal collection. It is French, circa 1890 and is designed with intricate quatrefoil links each separated by five oval links.

This chain is completely hand made, in excellent condition and retains the original, rich patina. It terminates with a spring ring that can hold a locket or pendant of choice. The spring ring can be adjusted to be used simply as a clasp.

This chain is a very long 6...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Victorian : Pre 1910 item #1312703 (stock #1986)
Third Floor Antique Jewelry
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These charming French earrings are known as dormeuse. Referred to as "sleeper earrings" because the design and petit scale was so comfortable they could be worn all day and through the night. Ever popular, as they complement any outfit, women in Paris can still be seen today on the Rue de Honore wearing this form of earrings.

They are designed with vibrant, European cut pastes equating to 60 pts. or over a half a carat and are topped with a small accent stone. They are easy to wear leve...