Cicadas jade with the old warring states style bead and jade disc....nice old piece
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.
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.
jade pendant in leaf shape and real gold
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...
The groups of Yao minority live in in both China and Thailand. This necklace is of low grade silver which was typical of the Chinese jewelry around the late 1800's and early 1900's. The necklace is light weight and comfortable to wear.
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.
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.
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"
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.
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.
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.
This a an old gilt Hairpin used by Indonesian ehnic group during 50s or 60s,
it is of flora pattern and with lots of artificial diamond made of glass cut, in good condition and please ask for more detail photos. Thanks
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
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...
This turquoise ring is size 7. THE STONE IS 3/4" X 1/2"
This fine vintage ring is a size 5. It has n oval shape and consists of 14 sawtooth, bezel-set, turquoise cabs, surrounding an oval, turquoise stone: sawtooth, bezel-set, as well. The band has nice, Navajo stampwork. It is marked STERLING with the maker's mark of a conjoined JP. it has good heft and is in excellent condition.
This is very hard stone of translucent jade carving of laughing Buddha, it is old jade carving and very nice smile that bring happiness and laughter, ship worlwide by SAL registered at $10