Blinding brilliance bounces off these carved faceted natural golden honey cognac amber beads along this half moon shape hair pin ornament comb tiara that flips up and down on its antique Victorian gold gilt frame over the double tine tooth horn section. Circa 1900.
Crazing semi circular drill marks...
This is a Chinese Gilt Silver Hairpin with Jadelike stone(round one in the middle is real old jade!! It is with some imperfection on the silver leafs with some not complete parts caused by wear and tear, age more than 90 years or can be older than that, of late Qing Dyansty era, please feel free to enquire and ask for more photos! Thank you for looking......
Beautiful Taxco Silver 4-link bracelet marked "sterling .925 Taxco." Measures 6.25" long by about 1.50" wide. Each link set with oval pointed cut green onyx, about 14 x 17mm. Condition: Very good.
Qing dynasty very fine silversmith workmanship of Gold Gilt silver Hairpin of pheonix carrying treasures jade disc, use by high noble lady from the court.
This glass eye bead is from China Silk Road , can it be chinese warring states bead or Roman , to us it is more of a Roman glass eye bead
Three matching antique Chinese sterling silver mounted dark reed or rattan bangle bracelets with repousse designs, all from the same estate. Circa 1900. Not marked. Overall excellent condition. The silver elements are held in place by tiny brass nails. There appear to be two nails missing. One is on a center element, where one of the two nails is missing, and one is on an end element. The silver pieces are secure. Each bangle is approximately 2 1/2 inches inside diameter and 1/4 inch wide/thick...
Wonderful vintage 1920's - 30's carved Ivory brooch featuring a racing Grey Hound. This Ivory pin is just fabulous, finely carved details!!! The Grey Hound measures 3 7/16" long and 1/2" high and is in MINT CONDITION!
Note: This pin is made from genuine Elephant Ivory and can only be sold within the United States.
Vintage antique Circa 1900 honey cognac color amber cross faceted 'buttons' riveted on to a gold gilt or rolled gold on brass frame. Most likely Russian, Polish or Baltic area.
2 1/2" X 1 5/8". How it sparkles.
The carved faceted bead button pieces riveted on to the gold gilt frame are 9mm.
Chain: newer gold fill 20". Very good preowned condition for age! Please view image 2 for what appears to be some crazing...
jade laughing buddha pendant
This lovely, sterling silver ring is set with a yellowish or mustard-colored, tear drop stone. It is a size 6 1/2. The back is marked with the Taxco Mexico "spread eagle" with the number "3" in the middle. There are also 3 other marks that are not quite clear; but, look like 925, the silversmith's initials and...? This ring is in excellent condition and would make a wonderful holiday gift. FREE US STANDARD S/H
Stunning and dramatic Navajo necklace of branch coral alternating with handmade round discs of natural turquoise. Two strands of coral and turquoise are joined at the end by cones of sterling silver. The silver chain attaching to the clasp allows the length to be adjusted from
28 1/2" to 31" (including coral drop).
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 products are widely available on the internet. Older pieces such as this are much scarcer due to Chinese export laws...
An early and outstanding version of the bridge bracelet, who has been copied extensively in the Ottoman and later periods, but has it's origin in Macedonia / Thrace in the medieval period. This particular bracelet is the finest we've seen in solid gilt silver with fine details, and dating around 14th.-15th. century.
The "Bridge" bracelet has its roots from the Thrace region...
The color enhanced deep lavender jade is set in sterling silver mounts into which tiny faceted hematite stones have been inset. Each jade link has been joined by a silver Chinese character. The silver clasp likewise has a cut Chinese character and has two safety catches on each side as well.
Length: 8 in.
A colourful c1950s-60s Native North American Indian Six Nations 32" beaded necklace (Canadian). This necklace features a central 2-3/8" hand-sewn felt backing, and it is in excellent original condition with no chips, cracks, losses, damage or repairs. All items are thoroughly and conservatively graded and all condition issues are noted; all items are secondhand and may have slight signs of gentle use. Surface shipping to the continental U.S...
This great ring is a size 6. It measures 1 1/4" long. It has wonderful Navajo detail with a central sawtooth, bezel-set turquoise cabochon. The back is marked STERLING and artist signed RB.
Vintage pre-ban Ivory pin. This pin is in a form of a carved Lotus blossom and is made from elephant Ivory. It was made circa 1960's - 70's. It measures 1 7/8" x 1 1/4" and is in fine condition.
Note: This item can only be shipped within the U.S.A.
A very nice carnelian bead of ancient world probably 2000years old