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similar to Swiss Gold & Enamel Brooch with Romantic Chateau de Chillon C 1880

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1071765 (stock #851)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$1,925.00
Listed Price $2,750.00
Swiss brooch, ca 1880. Oval enameled plaque in gold frame; rim comprises applied scrolls heightened with enamel and inset with pearls.

The plaque depicts the Château de Chillon, a medieval castle set on an island in Lake Geneva, with Mont Blanc in the background. Chillon was a source of inspiration to the English Romantics, especially Lord Byron whose Prisoner of Chillon was inspired by its use as a prison during the 16th-century Wars of Religion. Byron’s evocation of tormented solitude is ...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1177252 (stock #878)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$2,450.00
Listed Price $3,500.00
English Victorian diamond, 18k gold, and enamel eye brooch, ca 1880. Oval enamel plaque with flowers on peach ground. Bordered with rose-cut diamonds. Gold edge has engraved zigzag pattern.

Dimensions: H 1 x W 1 3/4 in. #878

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Period : Pre 1900 item #1304721 (stock #1119)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$1,750.00
Listed Price $2,500.00
Charming rectangular Shakudo brooch with gold and silver detail featuring a laughing man. The brooch is braced by a 12K gold mount. Made in Japan. Meiji era, ca. 1880. Excellent condition with fine patina.

Dimensions: H 7/8 x L 1 7/8 in. #1119

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Pre 1900 item #1304722 (stock #1120)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$1,050.00
Listed Price $1,500.00
Amusing shakudo brooch with copper and gold detail featuring a woman in repose. The brooch is braced by a sterling silver mount. Made in Japan. Meiji period, ca. 1880. Excellent condition with fabulous patina.

Length: 2 3/8 in. #1120

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre 1900 item #819771 (stock #112)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$455.00
Listed Price $650.00
European 15k gold stickpin, ca 1880. Mounted with carved intaglio cameo, depicting a left-facing Classical female head. The color is reddish brown. It is in a gold frame mounted to a twisted shaft. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 2 5/8 x D 5/8 in. #112  

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Period : Pre 1900 item #1304719 (stock #1118)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$1,050.00
Listed Price $1,500.00
A delightful Shakudo brooch featuring a laughing face with exaggerated features including large copper lips as well as copper rope detail. Made in Japan. Meiji era, ca. 1880. Excellent condition with lovely patina.

Dimensions: H 3/4 x L 1 3/4 in. #1118

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Retro : Pre 1950 item #1391031 (stock #675)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$2,450.00
Listed Price $3,500.00
Beautiful 14k gold flower brooch comprising petals inset with 33 rubies (approx. 3 carats) on white-gold stem encrusted with pave diamonds. The flower is framed by 3 scrolled yellow gold leaves. United States, ca 1940s. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 2 x W 1 3/8 in. #675

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1427637 (stock #1180)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$2,800.00
Listed Price $4,000.00
English Egyptian-Revival 18K gold brooch with scarab, ca 1870. Winged sun with fluted and stepped form. Entwined and scaly serpent forms round and open center, inset with rotating double-sided carnelian scarab: On front is a carved beetle; on back the Roman God Mercury. Fine condition with beautifully toned patina.

Overall dimensions: H 7/8 x W 2 5/8 x D 3/8 in. Gross weight: 9.5 dwt. #1180

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #431375 (stock #679)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$2,625.00
Listed Price $3,750.00
This pretty brooch with stones mounted in silver-topped 18k gold has been designed in the shape of a flower. The petals have been formed from 5 incised citrines in a warm smokey yellow-brown color which surround a cut diamond in the center. The stem of the flower and the petals' border are all highlighted by inlaid old European and rose-cut diamonds. The back has been marked with a French guarantee stamp. The brooch measures approximately 1 3/4" X 1 1/4" and was made Circa:1880. It is a lov...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1900 item #1438592 (stock #BT943)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$2,275.00
Listed Price $3,250.00
Swiss Biedermeier silver chafing dish, 19 C. Round with gently curved sides and molded rim. Handle faceted stained wood. Beading. Cover gently raised with naïve-style flower head finial. Marked. Very good condition. Handle has minor chip.

Overall dimensions: H 6 1/2 x W 14 x D 8 in. Gross weight: 40 troy ounces. #BT943

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Platinum : Pre 1900 item #1475742 (stock #1221)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$2,450.00
Listed Price $3,500.00
Victorian ring in platinum on 18k gold with rose-cut diamonds and rubies in crisscross design. England, ca 1880. Hallmarked. Excellent condition.

Size: 4 1/2. Weight: 2.1 dwt (3.2 g). #1221

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1461185 (stock #1208)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$1,575.00
Listed Price $2,250.00
Midcentury Modern brooch. A cluster of lapis lazuli berries mounted to irregular and striated 14k gold leaves. United States, ca 1960s. Very good condition.

Dimensions: L 2 1/4 x W 1 1/2 in. Approximate weight: 12.7 dwt. #1208

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1398304 (stock #1157)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$2,100.00
Listed Price $3,000.00
Charming figural silver brooch in form of bird. The bird is covered with inlaid rose-cut diamonds and faceted rubies on head, tail, and wing tips. Beak is gold as is ruby-encrusted crown – exquisite touches. The bird is perched on c-scroll branch covered with more rose-cut diamonds and eight larger miner-cut diamonds. Gold back. England, ca 1880. Excellent condition.

Dimensions: H 2 1/8 x W 1 3/4 in. #1157

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1900 item #1477412 (stock #BX484)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$2,800.00
Listed Price $4,000.00
Pair of Austrian Aesthetic 800 silver 3-light candelabra, ca 1880. Each: Raised central light between bracket branches, each terminating in single socket. Sockets conical with stylized ornament comprising flowers set in leaf-and-dart borders on stippled ground. Arms set in same socket mounted to tapering shaft; foot raised with same ornament. Reeding. Converts to candlestick. Modish Mitteleuropean fin-de-siecle design with a touch of Rococo frivolity in the form of cast ribboned leaves mounted t...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Retro : Pre 1950 item #1402433 (stock #896)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$1,925.00
Listed Price $2,750.00
Pair of Retro 14K gold pins. Each: Open and shaped triangle with strapwork scroll bisected by stepped arch. Fluid and snazzy. United States, ca 1940. Hallmarked. The original Tiffany stamp was lost during conversion. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 1 5/8 x W 1 3/8 x D 1/2 in. Total weight: 15.4 dwt. #896

All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Pre 1990 item #1476580 (stock #1232)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$3,150.00
Listed Price $4,500.00
Unusual American Modern 18k gold chain, ca 1980. Small yellow gold links interspersed with large tooled ovals with central wraparound band as well as thick and solid rose ovals. With clasp. Very good condition.

Length: 32 in. Weight: 21.7 dwt/33.8 g. #1232

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Enamel : Enamelware : Pre 1900 item #1256163 (stock #BJ064)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$2,660.00
Listed Price $3,800.00
Italian Renaissance-Revival 3-piece gilt brass and enamel serving set, ca. 1860. This set comprises spoon, fork, and knife.

The handles are straight and tapering with knops and enameled Grotesque ornament on white ground. The spoon has shaped bowl. The fork has shaped shank and four tines. The knife has curvilinear blade. The spoon and knife have figural mounts. A beautiful set that reflects the Victorian interest in Renaissance Italy. In fitted case. Unmarked. Excellent condition with ...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1920 item #1474988 (stock #BX966)
Nelson & Nelson Antiques
$6,650.00
Listed Price $9,500.00
English figural cockatoo decanter, 1913. Blanc de chine body with softly delineated plumage and plain c-scroll handle. Sterling silver stocky legs with scaley talons as well as head with dramatic crown, funny, saggy jowls, and red glass eyes; hinged with elegantly curved beak that opens not for raucous cawing but for pouring a rare vintage. A great novelty that evokes the country house aviary.

Silver fully marked including Asprey maker’s mark and Sheffield assay stamp. Body marked “Spode /...