Nice, simple ring with a beautiful solitaire round peridot set in 10K gold. No marks. Size 6 3/4. Excellent condition.
Beautiful bow shaped pendant in 14k gold with a substantial garnet (4.5 x 6.4 mm). The pin is not marked, but tests as14k gold. Total weight is 0.165 Troy oz (5.2 gms). Measures about 7/8 inch across. 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.
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 flower with petals and leaves made of faux tortoise (celluloid?) or nut casing. The flower is suspended on a spring on the end of the hairpin so that it trembles. The flower is about 2 inches by 2 3/4 inches and 3/4 inch deep – very 3-dimensional. The spring attaches to a 3 3/8 inch long two-prong hairpin. Condition is excellent for such an old, delicate piece. One petal has a spot of surface damage and one leaf is partially loose. Not much, considering …
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.
Beautiful, bright amber yellow colored crystal set in a studio style cast silver setting in the shape of branches. The crystal is a large, oval faceted stone, which is about 1.0 x 1.2 cm. It is unmarked, but definitely sterling silver. Ring size 5. Excellent condition.
Lovely ring set with three rows of facet cut amethysts in a 14k gold setting. The ring has two rows of five square cut amethysts and a center row of five round cut amethysts. The stones all have nice violet color. The piece is marked: 14K / ??. Ring size is 7 1/4 and the total weight is 0.14 Troy ounces. Excellent condition.
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.
Beautifully carved Victorian pink coral cameo stickpin. The carving is in a relatively high relief. The pin is and setting are gold-filled. The pin is not marked. The oval cameo setting measures about 5/8-inch long and the pin is 2 1/2 inches long overall. Excellent condition.
Carved Green Jade Pendant Necklace Set in 18K White Gold with Diamonds
Superb little jade pendant which is prong set in an 18K white gold mount and hung on a 17-1/2 inch handmade 18K white gold chain. The jade is a luscious green incise carved with branches and leaves. It measures about 1.0 x 1.5 cm. The gold setting is fully backed with a bird design. The pendant has fourteen (14) small diamonds that are about 0.28C TCW. The handmade chain is about 17-1/2 inches long. The total weight (pendant...
Superb, hand-made lariat necklace. It contains approximately 180 rough cut citrine beads over 32 inches. The terminals of the lariat have four gold keshi pearls and four faceted Australian rock opal beads. Overall length is 36 inches. Excellent condition.
Nice pair of gold-filled cufflinks with an incised geometric design on one button, and a monogram (JTN, I believe) on the other. The button shank is marked: FM&Co (presumably Finberg Manufacturing Co. of Attleborough, Mass.) The octagonal tops measure about 1/2 inch. Excellent condition.
Yellow gold ring set with 21 small single cut diamonds in a floral setting. The diamonds are about 0.3-0.4 carat total (estimated). The ring is marked 14K. Total weight is about 0.06 Troy oz (1.8 gms). Measures about size 6 1/2. Excellent condition. The ring is marked 14K and J in a triangle. Total weight is about 0.115 Troy oz (3.58 gms). Measures about size 7 1/4. Excellent condition. Beautifully crafted ring.
Lovely, long Victorian Era gold-filled slide chain necklace. The small horseshoe shaped slide is about 3/8 x 5/16 x 1/8 inch. The slide also has two seed pearls and a red glass bead, plus it is nicely hand chased. The chain is about 50 inches long and has a clasp on one end to attach a lorgnette, scissors, watch, compass or whatever. All original. Excellent condition.
Lovely, long Victorian Era gold-filled slide chain necklace. The small star shaped slide is about 1/2 across x 3/16 inch thick. The slide also has one seed pearl and two turquoise blue glass beads, plus it is nicely hand chased. The chain is about 44 inches long and has a clasp on one end to attach a lorgnette, scissors, watch, compass or whatever. All original. Excellent condition.