Victorian 14K Gold Brooch Hand-Painted Portrait Medallions, Turquoise and Seed Pearl Accents. Beautiful Victorian era yellow gold brooch. The central brooch is made from three connected hollow panels. Each panel has a hand-painted portrait medallion and the center one has turquoise and seed pearl accents. The brooch is from c1860s, but it was altered at a later date. It looks like it was originally longer … the outer panels or extensions have been removed … see photo...
Gorgeous gold and carnelian bracelet. The gold is 18K yellow gold (tested, not marked). The carnelian links are nice round ring medallions. The clasp is absolutely wonderful! The bracelet is 7.5 inches long and has five graduated carnelian rings. There is a kanji or Chinese mark on the back of the clasp. Looks to be from c1900.
This is a beautiful chased and pierced 18K yellow gold pendant depicting a lady and a swan. In Greek mythology, Leda and the Swan is a story in which the god Zeus, in the form of a swan, seduces Leda. It is a great subject for jewelry. The pendant is marked (and tested) K18 on the back. Measures about 1-3/8 inches in diameter and weighs about 0.115 Troy ounces or 2.05 grams. Excellent condition.
This is a lovely late-Victorian Arts and Crafts style 14K yellow gold stickpin. The shield design includes three seed pearls and a small mine-cut diamond. Measures about 9/16-inch long, the pin about 2-1/2 inches long and the total weight is about 1.2 grams or 0.040 Troy ounces. The pin shank is marked, but it is too small to decipher, however I think it is a French hallmark. Excellent condition.
This is a very nice raw gold nugget (approx. 20-22K) with quartz inclusions made into a pin. Probably from the Yukon Klondike gold rush of the 1890s. The inclusions give this a spectacular glint! The nugget measures about 3/4-inch long, the pin about 2 inches long and the total weight is about 4.3 grams or 0.140 Troy ounces. Tested, but not marked. Excellent condition.
This is a very nice raw gold nugget (approx. 20-22K) made into a pin. Probably from the Yukon Klondike gold rush of the 1890s. The pin on the back uses a turn of the century hinge and a C-clasp. Measures about 1-inch long and weighs about 4.4 grams or 0.145 Troy ounces. Tested, but not marked. Excellent condition.
This is a fantastic modernist pendant done in 14K yellow gold. The design shows a primitive couple holding hands. Marked on the back: 14K. Measures about 1-1/2 by 7/8 inches (including the bale) and weighs about 7.9 grams or 0.255 Troy ounces. Excellent condition.
This is a lovely flower pendant done in the Arts and Crafts style. The rose gold color pendant is made by Carl-Art Inc. of Providence, RI, and is marked as gold-filled over silver: 1/20 12K G.F. on Silver / logo CA with arrow. Also marked: Design Pat’d. Measures about 1-1/2 inch tall, including the bale. Excellent condition.
Beautiful Citrine solitaire cocktail ring in a fancy 14K yellow gold setting. The dark yellow citrine is heavily faceted and about 17 carats. The ring is about a size 8. Excellent condition.
Beautiful Citrine solitaire cocktail ring in a fancy 14K yellow gold setting. The pale canary yellow citrine is heavily faceted and about 13 carats. The ring is about a size 5-1/2. Excellent condition.
Lovely 14K yellow gold ring set with three sapphires and four tiny diamonds. The center oval sapphire is about 4.5 x 6mm in size. The two flanking teardrop shaped sapphires are about 3 x 5mm in size. The total weight is about 0.09 Toz. The ring is size 7-1/2. Excellent condition.
This is a gorgeous delicate pin with a gold flower on a stem. The flower is adorned with a beautiful dark blue sapphire in the middle surrounded by four clear crystal (gem?) stones. The yellow gold is 14K and is marked 585 on the stem. The piece weighs about .065 Toz. The sapphire is about 2.5mm. Excellent condition & beautiful.
This is a fantastic Mason’s Guild 14K yellow gold lapel or tie pin. It has the Masonic logo and sword, with the “G” in blue enamel. The pin is marked 14K on the clasp and tests 14K as well. Weighs 0.060 Troy ounces (1.8 grams) and measures about 1-3/8 inches long. Excellent condition.
Lovely brilliant semi-precious stones are prong set in this 14K gold flower setting. Gemstones are: garnets (2), blue topaz (2), peridot and citrine, with a center clear crystal. The piece is not marked, but I measured it several times with readings of between 14K and 18K gold. I am pricing it at 14K, but it could be higher gold content. Total weight, including stones, is about 0.05 Troy ounces (1.55 grams). Measures about 9/16 inch across. Excellent condition. Chain not included.
Fantastic stickpin with a hand-pierced and chased setting that holds a round opal cabochon. Gold-filled. The top is about 5/8-inch tall by 1/2-inch wide with a pin that is about 2-1/2 inches long. It has a mark that is hard to decipher, but looks like 10 or TO (see photo). Excellent condition.
Mid-1800s yellow gold drop earrings. These appear to bear the hallmark of the city of Altenburg, Thuringia, Germany, pre-1886. The purity designation is 800, which indicates near 20K gold (19.2K actually). My tester indicates greater than 18K gold. Each has a nice dark blue sapphire in the middle of a gold "flower" and a pearl at the top. The sapphires are about 6mm diameter; the pearls about 4mm. Total weight is about 3.2 gm (0.10 TOz). Drop length is about 1 3/8 inch. Excellent condition.
Gorgeous! These pierced earrings are just so gorgeous with luscious jade drops below sparkling yellow-green peridots. All of this set in 14K yellow gold. Marked: PTS 14K. The jade drops are about 7/8 inch long, and the overall earring is about 1 3/8 inches long. Excellent condition.
Nice, simple ring with a beautiful solitaire round peridot set in 10K gold. No marks. Size 6 3/4. Excellent condition.