Third Floor Antique Jewelry
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Pre Victorian : Pre 1800 item #1343314 (stock #3014)
Third Floor Antique Jewelry
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This rare undulating almandine garnet bow is 18th Century. Each garnet is faceted on the perimeter, flat cut, foiled and set closed back. The design is extraordinary, realistically modeling a tied ribbon.

The garnets are various hues ,pale to deeper color depending on the choice of stone and the foiling...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Pre Victorian : Pre 1800 item #1317149 (stock #1996)
Third Floor Antique Jewelry
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These are unusually rare and original Portuguese chrysoberyl earrings, circa 1750. In the 18th century, Portugal had access to rare stones such as topaz and chrysoberyl, via their dominion over Brazil. The aristocracy draped themselves with these stones, openly displaying their opulence wearing large brooches, rings and earrings...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Pre Victorian : Pre 1800 item #1230659 (stock #1973)
Third Floor Antique Jewelry
$1,295.00
Most early pieces of jewelry have changed hands and through the centuries been altered or sadly lost. When I met a charming dealer in Paris and told her that my true passion was early historical jewelry these earrings were taken from her purse. She explained that they have been in her family and sadly not only did she not have pierced ears, she did not have a daughter...