Vintage, beautifully carved lavender jade pendant with 14k gold and diamond loop. This double sided pendant measures 2 1/8" x 1 1/4" plus 1/2" gold bail and enhancer. Pendant is in excellent pre-owned condition. Weight is 22.6 grams.
Interesting pre Columbian design influence pin made of sterling silver with 18k gold and hand painted enamel work. This pin is signed, " 925 18K." It was made in Peru by Native craftsmen. There is some gold worn off in tiny spots but gives it age character otherwise it is in great shape. This pin measures 1 1/2" in diameter.
Chinese traditional court necklace composed of rutlilated quartz, jasper, dark etched peking glass, turquoise, lapis lazuli with woven knotted silk. Beautiful and dramatic work.
From an East Bay Berkeley home.
Dates 20th Century
Size L 69"
Vintage filigree niello silver Persian Gulf scenery bracelet that while being shown at a show several years ago, was seen by an elderly engineer who worked in Iran in the 50s. He said, '...this bracelet was commissioned by the Shah of Iran as a gift in gratitude for the wives of engineers who were there building the oil fields...' Note the odd motifs scribed on to the niello...
Lovely, vintage, 14k yellow gold and natural carved Momo coral necklace. Chain is 18" long, pendant with 12mm turning carved coral bead measures 7/8" x 5/8". Necklace is in very good condition. Weight is 5.45 grams. Gold is marked 14k JP.
Beautiful, carved white jade pendant with 14 k yellow gold bail. This double sided, intricately carved pendant measure 2 1/4" in diameter without the bail. Weight is 18.9 grams. Condition is excellent.
This is an used old gold gilt plated belt of Nyonya lady in Straits Settlements, mostly like gilt on bronze, n it is in good condition. It is with the bird n plum blossom design typical of the Chinese Works of art of the era, circa 1950s & can be earlier. Please look at the details before buying....thank you for interest, ship free worldwide
This turquoise ring is size 7. THE STONE IS 3/4" X 1/2"
An older double knotted strand of malachite beads.
The goldwash filigree clasp is marked China. The necklace measures 25-1/2", the beads are 1/4" in width (6.35mm) and the piece weighs 72 grams.
This a an old gilt Hairpin used by Indonesian ehnic group during 30s-40s, in good condition and please ask for more detail photos. Thanks
jade laughing buddha pendant
Vintage Black Enamel SB Silver Earrings stamped: Sterling Amita Japan. Super glossy black enamel lacquer niello finish with chased engraved leaves and scrolls as if the "sgraffito" or "scraffito" method was used to create the designs. 1 1/4" X just under 1". Slight less shiny areas...
Hairpin from the "Miao" peoples of southern China. Miao is the term the Chinese use to describe the four main ethnic minorities (Hmong, Hmu, Qo Xiong, and A-Hmao) who traditionally dwell in the mountains of southern China and areas of South-East Asia. The Miao are renowned for their silver jewelry, and today their modern products are widely available on the internet. Older pieces such as this are much scarcer due to Chinese export laws...
This clamper bracelet is circa 1940's. It measures 4" from top to bottom. The hinge is 3/4" long. The design is wonderful. The colorful abalone looks lovely in brass. I have taken pictures in natural light, with and without flash. It is a solid bracelet, weighing just under 2 ounces. The inside is marked HECHO EN MEXICO. I have not polished or cleaned the braclet.
jade hair ornament 2.75" long
A gorgeous old silver pendant from Afghanistan, combined with antique Chinese glass beads, old silver beads from Oman and Afghanistan and a few modern moss agate beads. Length 48 cm.
A antique necklace from Yemen with 11 butterscotch resin beads accented by ornate silver beads.One or two beads show wear where someone tested them for amber.The width of the beads range from 7/8" to 1" and the necklace measures 22-7/8".
This is a beautiful EGYPTIAN Necklace made of Metal and Stone beads. It measures about 7 1/2" X 4 1/2" ( 19.1 cm X 11.5 cm ) when spread out. It has various kinds of stones, very beautifully designed. It comes with a box that measures 7" X 7" X 1 1/2" ( 17.8 cm X 17.8 cm X 3.8 cm ). This Egyptian Necklace was authenticated by Sue McGovern, President of Sands of Time, in Washington DC.