Antique and Estate Jewelry and Sterling Silver from Vintages of Los Gatos
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Writing Instruments : Desk Articles : Pre 1910 item #1147657 (stock #24082)
Vintages
$145.00
Nice old wax seal stamp with a fantastic ivory-colored enamel handle. The top and barrel of the handle are decorated with a snake motif. Measures about 3-3/4 inches tall. This is the handle only as the stamp is blank, so you would have to add one for yourself. Excellent condition.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Writing Instruments : Desk Articles : Pre 1960 item #1147653 (stock #24088)
Vintages
$29.00
Nice old wax seal stamp with a celluloid handle carved with flowers and vines. Measures about 3-1/8 inches tall. This is the handle only as the stamp is blank, so you would have to add one for yourself. Excellent condition.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Writing Instruments : Desk Articles : Pre 1920 item #1147651 (stock #24087)
Vintages
$39.00
Nice old wax seal stamp with a brass barrel decorated with flowers and vines. Measures about 2-5/8 inches tall. This is the handle only as the stamp is blank, so you would have to add one for yourself. Excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Cufflinks and Accessories : Pre 1960 item #1146458 (stock #19031)
Vintages
$49.00
Nice little lapel pin with an M superimposed over a star of David. The M has turquoise and red glass cabochons. I do not know the symbolic meanings on this lovely pin. Has an old pin back. No marks on this piece, but it tests about 9K gold, but could be gold-filled. About 9/16-inch across. Excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Cufflinks and Accessories : Pre 1960 item #1146457 (stock #FRAT3)
Vintages
$15.00
Nice little lapel pin with the Shriner logo in gold and red enamel. Has a screw back to attach through a button-hole or lapel. About 7/16-inch across. Excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Edwardian : Pre 1930 item #1146451 (stock #19199)
Vintages
$115.00
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.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Historical : Pre 1960 item #1146448 (stock #81086)
Vintages
$15.00
This is a nice double shot glass with a Mason’s Guild logo on it: Charity Lodge No. 18 / F. & A .M. / Jaffrey, N.H. Excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Cufflinks and Accessories : Pre 1960 item #1146447 (stock #FRAT1)
Vintages
$44.00
Beta Sigma Phi is a non-academic sorority, an international women's social, cultural and service organization. This is the official lapel pin for the group plus the torch each new member of Beta Sigma Phi receives to guide her through her search for the good, the true and the beautiful. The gavel is for the Exemplar Degree pin to signify the owner was president of her chapter. The pins are gold filled with seed pearls. Excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Cufflinks and Accessories : Pre 1950 item #1146446 (stock #X4254)
Vintages
$24.00
This is a badge for attendees of the 28th National Convention of the American Legion at San Francisco in 1946. The ribbon holder/pin at the top has the seal of San Francisco and the Golden Gate Bridge. The plaque below the ribbon has the American Legion logo identifying the convention with a relief image of the War Memorial Building where the convention was held. The back is marked on both pieces with the logos of the Green Duck Co. of Chicago. The metal pieces are bronze tone metal...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Instruments and Implements : Scientific : Pre 1950 item #1145142 (stock #24073)
Vintages
$175.00
Nice small, almost miniature, working telescope or spyglass. This has a single slide out tub for focusing. The telescope is made of solid brass and is marked on the barrel MERMAID. No other marks. Measures 6 inches closed and extends to 9.5 inches. The main barrel is about 5/8 inch in diameter. Focuses fine. Leatherette box, with satin and felt interior, is made for this telescope and is in very good condition.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Specialty : Sewing : Pre 1990 item #1142383 (stock #23033)
Vintages
$125.00
Cute little elephant pincushion made of solid silver by Ari D. Norman of London. Fully hallmarked with date code for 1986. Highly detailed. Blue felt holder. Measures about 7/8-inch tall.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Specialty : Sewing : Pre 1990 item #1142380 (stock #23032)
Vintages
$125.00
Cute little elephant pincushion made of solid silver by Ari D. Norman of London. Fully hallmarked with date code for 1984. Highly detailed. Red felt pin holder. Measures about 7/8-inch tall.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Specialty : Sewing : Pre 1940 item #1142378 (stock #23034)
Vintages
$59.00
WOW! Great little pincushion! It is an elephant made of pot metal and looks to have been silver plated. Brown felt holder. Marked on the belly: Germany Metal. Measures about 1-5/8 inches tall. Excellent condition, except for some loss of plating.
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Sewing : Pre 1900 item #1142375 (stock #24039)
Vintages
$275.00
This is a superb Victorian mahogany sewing box from the late-1800s. It features a rotating pincushion, eight thread spool holders and escutcheons to pull thread, a drawer, a pull out mirror and bone finials. Nicely made with light inlaid wood and bone (ivory?) finials and escutcheons. Sits on four ball feet. Measures about 7 inches wide, 5-1/4 inches deep and 7 inches tall to the top of the pincushion...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Specialty : Pre 1960 item #1141040 (stock #14146)
Vintages
$29.00
Nice compact black leather case with a gentleman’s vanity set. The case has a hair brush and comb. The textured leather case has a tag that reads: Guaranteed Genuine Leather Made in U.S.A. Measures about 5-1/4 x 3-1/4 x 1-3/4 inches when closed. Generally in excellent condition, with wear to the leather. The snap clasp works.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Cufflinks and Accessories : Pre 1960 item #1141037 (stock #14081)
Vintages
$39.00
Nice compact brown leather vanity or jewelry case with a suede lining. The case has places for rings or cufflinks, pins/brooches, earrings and a covered space for miscellaneous. The textured leather case is marked “Made in England”. Measures about 6-1/4 x 3-1/8 x 1-3/4 inches when closed. Generally in excellent condition, minor wear to the leather. The clasp works.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Specialty : Sewing : Pre 1960 item #1141033 (stock #14085)
Vintages
$49.00
Nice compact brown leather sewing box or case with silk lining. The box has a wool pin holder, place for three needle packets, four separated spaces for buttons, etc., and a fold-out front with places for tools. This case includes some MOP buttons, three needle packets and an old (slightly rusted but sharp) scissors (Made in England). The textured leather case is marked: Made in England. Measures about 4-1/2 x 3-1/4 x 2 inches when closed...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Instruments and Implements : Writing : Pre 1960 item #1141032 (stock #14082)
Vintages
$65.00
This is a fantastic old English textured tan leather portfolio with a handle like a small briefcase. It holds stationery, notes and a writing pad – basically a small portable secretary. It is monogrammed “E. M. Moran” and included are several sheets of fine note paper inscribed: Nathan Moran / 41 Sutter Street / San Francisco 4. Nathan Moran was a well-known lawyer in San Francisco in the 1930s. The address indicates this is from prior to 1960...