Antique and Estate Jewelry and Sterling Silver from Vintages of Los Gatos
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All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Sewing : Pre 1900 item #694662 (stock #74084)
Vintages
$95
This is a wonderful little Victorian antique sewing item. It is from the late 19th Century (1850-1890). The Pincushion is turned, hand carved and pierced. The cobalt blue velvet pincushion is hand sewn onto the vegetable ivory base...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Far Eastern : Pre 1900 item #875853 (stock #99044)
Vintages
$295
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...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pre 1920 item #924496 (stock #54050)
Vintages
$225
Lovely miniature hand painted portrait of a lady. Appears to be oil on ivorine and is signed (although the signature is not legible to me). The lady has beautiful blue eyes and curly brown hair. She is holding a pink rose.

The oval frame, which has a ring hanger on the back, is gold gilt brass. There is a blue and silver label on the back with a logo and C. Frederick Faude.

This is probably French or Italian from the early 1900s and was sold as a gallery piece for tourists...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Brass : Pre 1920 item #963612 (stock #93074)
Vintages
$195
Superb little rectangular brass frame with applied roses on all four sides. Great Arts & Crafts design. The frame measures about 4 inches tall x 2 5/8 inches wide with a 1/4 inch border. The opening is about 3 1/2 inches tall x 2 3/16 inches wide. The metal back slides open and has an A-frame easel that can be changed to be either vertical or horizontal by removing a pin. There is also a ring for hanging. Glass included...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Brass : Pre 1900 item #963722 (stock #93079)
Vintages
$95
Superb little Victorian brass oval frame with simple twisted rope border. Great late-Victorian design. The metal back has an A-frame easel and is marked Marion London. The frame measures about 4 1/2 inches tall x 3 1/4 inches wide. The opening is about 3 1/2 inches tall x 2 1/4 inches wide. Glass included...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Brass : Pre 1920 item #980456 (stock #X3010)
Vintages
$49
Superb little gilt brass frame in an ornate cast Federal-style motif. Great late-Victorian design. The frame measures about 2 inches tall x 1 1/4 inches wide. The opening is about 1 inch tall x 3/4 inch wide. The metal back has an A-frame easel...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1920 item #980905 (stock #X3023)
Vintages
$29
This delicate sterling silver spoon is hand tooled with an elaborate pierced and twisted handle. The handle and bowl are two pieces. The bowl is monogrammed “Minnie.” The piece is simply marked: Sterling...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1920 item #980911 (stock #X3019B)
Vintages
$195
This strawberry fork was introduced by Tiffany & Co. in the late-1800s. This is probably one of the most sought after pieces. It is a strawberry fork in the Strawberry pattern! Beautifully decorated on both sides. Marked on the back: T. & Co. /Stg. Overall length is 4 3/8 inches. Excellent condition. I have listed two of these for sale....
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #980915 (stock #X3021)
Vintages
$95
This berry or strawberry fork was introduced by Frank M. Whiting in 1894. It is a delicate three-tined fork, beautifully decorated on both sides. Marked on the back: Pat’d Feb.13, ’94 / Sterling / F. Whiting logo. Overall length is 4 7/8 inches. Excellent condition....
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Organics : Wood : Pre 1920 item #986395 (stock #X4009)
Vintages
$85
This is a beautifully carved wood architectural piece that has been crafted into a sconce. The acanthus leaf surface has some in dark green, pink and yellow highlights added. The Corinthian column style acanthus leaf top is probably from the early-1900s or earlier, with the top shelf and molding a later addition to make it into a sconce. Excellent condition. Measure about 9 1/4 inches tall with the top shelf of 6-1/4 x 6 inches....
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Writing Instruments : Pre 1900 item #1090577 (stock #13051)
Vintages
$89
This is a fantastic Victorian era (c1871) gold-filled telescoping mechanical pencil. It operates by pulling the top end to extend the pencil in both directions for use. The pencil has a top ring for attaching the pencil to a chain or chatelaine. The barrel is made of French ivory (celluloid) with the upper extension showing an engine turned detail. The upper extension is marked: W? PATd OCT 17 71.

The pencil measures about 3 3/8 inches when extended and about 1 3/4 inches when closed. Exc...

All Items : Popular Collectibles : Writing Instruments : Pre 1930 item #1090578 (stock #13061)
Vintages
$59
This is an early 1900s gold-filled mechanical pencil. It operates by twisting the pencil end to extend the lead for use. The pencil has a top ring for attaching the pencil to a chain or chatelaine. The barrel has engine turned detail and it takes a thick pencil lead. The pencil end is marked: AXT. The pencil measures about 2 5/8 inches. Excellent condition....
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Writing Instruments : Pre 1930 item #1090579 (stock #13062)
Vintages
$49
This is an early 1900s gold-filled mechanical pencil. It operates by twisting the pencil end to extend the lead for use. The pencil has a top ring for attaching the pencil to a chain or chatelaine. The barrel has engine turned detail. The pencil end is marked: AXT Made in USA. The pencil measures about 3 1/4 inches. Excellent condition....
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Writing Instruments : Pre 1930 item #1090580 (stock #13054)
Vintages
$69
This is an early 1900s sterling silver mechanical pencil. It operates by twisting the pencil end to extend the lead for use. The pencil has a top ring for attaching the pencil to a chain or chatelaine. The barrel has engine turned detail. The pencil end is marked: Sterling. The pencil measures about 2 5/8 inches. Excellent condition....
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Writing Instruments : Pre 1930 item #1090581 (stock #13055)
Vintages
$69
This is an early 1900s sterling silver mechanical pencil. It operates by twisting the pencil end to extend the lead for use. The pencil has a top ring for attaching the pencil to a chain or chatelaine. The barrel has engine turned detail. The pencil end is marked: Sterling. The pencil measures about 2 5/8 inches. Excellent condition....
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Writing Instruments : Pre 1910 item #1090584 (stock #13056)
Vintages
$69
This is a late Victorian sterling silver mechanical pencil. It operates by twisting the pencil end to extend the lead for use. The pencil has a top ring for attaching the pencil to a chain or chatelaine. The square shaped barrel has nice engine turned detail. The pencil end is marked: Sterling. The tiny pencil measures about 2 inches. Excellent condition....
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Writing Instruments : Pre 1910 item #1090585 (stock #13057)
Vintages
$69
This is a late Victorian sterling silver mechanical pencil. It operates by twisting the pencil end to extend the lead for use. The pencil has a top ring for attaching the pencil to a chain or chatelaine. The barrel has a spiral pattern. The pencil end is marked: Sterling. The pencil measures about 2 5/8 inches. Excellent condition....
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Writing Instruments : Pre 1930 item #1090592 (stock #13058)
Vintages
$69
This is an early 1900s sterling silver mechanical pencil. It operates by twisting the pencil end to extend the lead for use. The pencil has a top ring for attaching the pencil to a chain or chatelaine. The barrel has an engine turned checkerboard pattern. The pencil end is marked: Sterling. The pencil measures about 3 1/4 inches. Very Good condition, with a few dents at the top end of the barrel....