Antique and Estate Jewelry and Sterling Silver from Vintages of Los Gatos
Vintages specializes in Estate Jewelry, Estate Silver, Sewing Collectibles, Perfume Bottles and Vanity Accessories. We buy collections and will often have several items of interest from other specialties as well.

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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1288794 (stock #59001)
Vintages
$695.00
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...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1340509 (stock #69092)
Vintages
$695.00
Beautiful Victorian slide necklace with a Swiss enamel hand-painted angel or cherub porcelain slide. The slide itself is 14K gold. The hefty gold-filled chain is approx. 18 inches long and the clasp is also gold-filled. The slide is 1-1/8 x 3/4 x 1/4 inches and has a hand-chased back...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Pre 1900 item #1329152 (stock #69025)
Vintages
$395.00
Fantastic antique Victorian collar and earrings with hairwork lace and black Whitby jet beads. Could be a necklace or choker. The collar has two dangling balls and a hook which would be used as closures. The earrings are remounted (long ago) as screw-backs. Total length of the collar is about 20 inches. It is about 2 inches wide. the earrings are about 3 inches long...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Far Eastern : Pre 1900 item #875853 (stock #99044)
Vintages
$295.00
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 : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1075160 (stock #19113)
Vintages
$295.00
Beautifully carved cameo. It is carved into a 3-layer shell and set in a hand crafted 10K gold frame. The pin has a 19th century C-clasp with a tubular hinge. The brooch measures about 1 3/4 by 1 1/4 inches and is not marked. Excellent condition.

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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Victorian : Pre 1910 item #912928 (stock #89628)
Vintages
$195.00
Nice hand made bar pin with an old style hinge and early safety clasp. The metal is 10K gold and is marked on the clasp. The three rubies are prong set and the design includes two hand chased leaves. No maker’s marks. Measures about 2 1/4 inches long and 1/4 inch wide...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #914882 (stock #79067)
Vintages
$195.00
This is a Victorian Mourning Watch Fob Locket Pendant with layered onyx on one side and carnelian on the other, all set in 10K gold. The locket was sealed when I got it, but I opened it. Inside is a sealed side with something in it! The other has a picture holder with no picture in it. The “glass” appears to be rock crystal and is broken. Dates from the 1880s.

There is an example of this type of locket on page 200 of Collecting Victorian Jewelry by C...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Continental : Pre 1900 item #1077380 (stock #19011)
Vintages
$195.00
This is a lovely, delicate brooch made from seed pearl beads that are threaded individually using horsehair onto a mother-of-pearl backing which is attached to a 14K gold frame. The round brooch is about 1-1/8 inches across. The clasp is marked 14K. Excellent condition....
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1279203 (stock #49013)
Vintages
$195.00
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....
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1279204 (stock #49012)
Vintages
$195.00
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....
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Art Nouveau : Pre 1910 item #811616 (stock #49205)
Vintages
$165.00
This is a beautifully made hollow body pin. The back appears to be low karat gold or gold-filled. The front is 14K yellow gold, set with a nice little diamond (about 2mm) and decorated with enamel in-laid flowers of turquoise and white. The pin back has a C-clasp, which is marked with a G inside a diamond shield. Measures about 7/8 inch across. Excellent condition, although the diamond is securely set with just four of the five original prongs – one broke long ago....
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Retro : Pre 1950 item #1340763 (stock #59124)
Vintages
$155.00
Lovely, long Victorian style slide chain necklace is all 14K yellow gold. The small butterfly shaped slide is about 9/16 x 5/16 x 3/16 inch. The butterfly slide also has four prong set opal half-beads. Both the slide and the clasp are marked: JBC 14K. Total weight is 0.3 Troy ounces (9.3 grams). The chain is about 30 inches long and has a two drops on the end. All original. Excellent condition. ...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Costume : Pre 1900 item #986399 (stock #89234)
Vintages
$145.00
This is a nice long strand of graduated egg shaped black jet faceted beads. Each bead is individually knotted in place. The beads graduate in size from the smallest at about 3/8 inch long and 1/4 inch in diameter to the largest at about 1-1/8 inch long and 7/8 inch in diameter. The necklace is about 34 inches long. There is minor wear to a few of the largest beads....
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Victorian : Pre 1910 item #912919 (stock #79863)
Vintages
$125.00
Nice hollow body bar pin with tubular hinge and C-clasp. The metal is approx. 9K gold – not marked, but tested. The front design of leaves and branches includes a bird in the center. The entire design is hand chased. No maker’s marks. Measures about 2 inches long and 5/8 inch wide. Very good condition, with minor wear on the corners and an old repair to re-attach the hinge for the pin....
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1048217 (stock #X9283)
Vintages
$125.00
Beautiful Late-Victorian Bar pin with a nicely hand chased pattern in the gold and a substantial garnet solitaire (8.5 mm). The pin is marked 14k on the clasp. Total weight is 0.105 Troy oz (3.4 gms). The clasp and hinge are c1895 era, dating this piece to that time. Measures about 2 1/4 inches long. Excellent condition....
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Continental : Pre 1900 item #1077377 (stock #19150)
Vintages
$125.00
This is a lovely, delicate pair of round screw-on earrings made from seed pearl beads that are threaded individually using horsehair onto a mother-of-pearl backing which is attached to a gilded brass (or silver) frame. The round florette of each earring is about 11/16 inch across. Excellent condition....
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Cufflinks and Accessories : Pre 1900 item #1077883 (stock #19155)
Vintages
$125.00
Wonderful, delicate pair of Victorian cuff links made from carved and etched shell or nut casing. The both ends of the pieces are hand etched, or incised, with flowers and scrolls. The top measures about 1/2-inch in diameter. Generally excellent condition, however there is a small, almost unnoticeable, chip on one piece....
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1279205 (stock #19192)
Vintages
$125.00
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....