Granite Pail Collectibles
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1099883 (stock #JBUINT)
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$115.00
Attractive antique bloodstone intaglio pendant, featuring the head of Apollo wearing a laurel wreath. Very good condition. Measures 1 1/8”.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Victorian : Pre 1910 item #1099874 (stock #JDEC1)
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A rare Victorian Essex crystal pendant in 18K gold, depicting an owl perched on a branch, an unusual subject matter for a style that featured hunting-related animals like horses, dogs or foxes. Essex crystal (or reverse painted) jewelry was made using a piece of cabochon rock crystal, flat on one side and domed on the other. The flat side was carved with an intaglio design, which was then painted in amazing detail and often backed with mother-of-pearl. The distortions of the domed crystal gave ...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Religious Artifacts : Christian : Pre 1900 item #1099872 (stock #JQRE)
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$275.00
An interesting and attractive double sided 19th century reliquary pendant, possibly Spanish colonial, featuring a watercolor portrait of St. Sebastian on one side, and St. Anthony on the other. The piece is heart-shaped, surrounded by tight loops of woven wire mesh ribbon. The portraits are covered with extremely convex glass and are surrounded by pastel fabric and paper appliqué flowers, studded with gold paint. A wonderful piece in very good condition. Measures 2 3/4”.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Art Nouveau : Pre 1910 item #1099859 (stock #JEFKR)
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I can’t say enough about this fantastic Krementz brooch, an example of the finest of Newark Art Nouveau jewelry. Krementz brought innovative design and fine craftsmanship to a mass American market. This 14K gold brooch is one of their best designs, featuring a woman with a flower – either an anemone or a poppy – set with a diamond and surrounded by leaves and flower buds. It was made in three sizes, and this is the largest. The iridescent enamel work is superb, especially the blush on the...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1099852 (stock #JCUDI)
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Beautiful 18K gold Victorian gypsy ring with three old mine cut diamonds set into carved stars. Fully hallmarked for Birmingham 1898-1899; makers mark is hard to read. Excellent condition. Ring size 5 1/2.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Pre 1900 item #1099850 (stock #JCUGA)
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Fantastic, wearable, drippy gilt metal and garnet necklace, Victorian era. The necklace features 44 faceted round garnets plus eight tear shaped faceted drops. Two stones on clasp; safety chain. Good condition; a few chips to stones. Measures 15 1/2”.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Accessories : Pre 1920 item #1099844 (stock #JVIPP)
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Early 20th century Austrian petit point wallet featuring a figural group of adults and children at a village well. The stitchery is very fine. Labeled “made in Austria”. Excellent condition. Measures 3 1/4” by 2 7/8”.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1099843 (stock #JCUMAL)
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Great 19th century silver and malachite pendant, probably Austro-Hungarian. The large central malachite stone is surrounded by a fanciful figural setting, including a pagoda, dragons and winged female figureheads. A roaring lion’s head is suspended below; there is a scroll bail on top. Very good condition. Measures 2 3/4” by 1 1/8”.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1099842 (stock #JCULS)
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$275.00
Pretty Victorian lava pin and stud set, set in gilt silver. Each piece features a classical head, probably Hermes. Very good condition. Measure just under 1” by 7/8”.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Pre 1900 item #1099818 (stock #JCUMO)
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Three perfect unset moss agate stones of different shapes, with beveled edges. Probably Victorian; perfect for rings or puns. Measrues 1.8cm by .8cm; 1.6cm by 1.1 cm; 1,8cm by 1.1cm.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Pre 1920 item #1099816 (stock #JCALI)
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$65.00
Gilt metal art nouveau ring featuring a lion’s head with ruby colored eyes, holding a diamond paste stone in its mouth. These rings were very popular in gold and precious stones – this is the everyday version! The lion’s mane extends to the shoulders. Good condition; wear to gilt overall. Ring size 9 1/4.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Accessories : Pre 1900 item #1099807 (stock #PBO228e)
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Fantastic delicate and diminutive 19th century Victorian metal and silk thread knit purse with ornate gilt mount and gold beaded tassel. Excellent condition; one loose tassel loop. Measures 3 1/2” (not including tassel) by 2 1/8”.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Accessories : Pre 1900 item #1099803 (stock #JBO228d)
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$225.00
Unusual scarlet and gilt metal thread crocheted drawstring purse, circa the mid 19th century. Features wonderful three dimensional floral forms, decorative gold thread-covered balls, and tassels. Excellent condition. Measures 5” by 3 3/4” not including bottom tassel.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Accessories : Pre 1800 item #1099801 (stock #JBO228c)
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$495.00
An 18th century shield shaped velvet purse with couched metal thread embroidery. Vibrant pink lining, silk drawstring and tassel. Very good condition; a few minor spots of wear; one side seam partially undone. Measures 6 3/4” by 5 1/4”.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Accessories : Pre 1920 item #1099711 (stock #PBO136b)
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$295.00
Fantastic early 20th century double-sided silk embroidered bag with a super marcasite and carnelian (either stone or glass) Art Deco clasp. The front features a pair of lovers in a picturesque landscape; he is offering her a flower while a little boy spies on them behind a column. The reverse features knots of flowers. Green silk embroidered handle; cream silk lining with central change purse. Very good condition: blue on back has faded a bit; lining (and lining of handle) is shattered; sligh...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Accessories : Pre 1837 VR item #1099709 (stock #PBO136a)
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A wonderful 1830's ladies' reticule with a little bit of everything! The purse is fashioned of cream satin and decorated with chain stitched floral embroidery, moss green and dusky pink velvet bands , gold metallic lace, spangles, and beads. The best part is a flip down bottom which hides a mirror within. Green silk lining. There is shattering to the cream silk, especially on the sides. 7” by 7”.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Pre 1837 VR item #1099708 (stock #JMDLO)
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$595.00
A very unusual and wonderful love token pendant, circa the late 18th or early 19th century, probably Austrian. The focus of this sentimental piece is a circular watercolor miniature on ivory of a young woman in Regency-era dress, holding a wreath in the shape of a heart. She stands before a landscape with a church in the background – it is very similar in style to Austrian churches of the 17th century. The reverse of the pendant is made of a one kreuzer silver coin from 1670. The coin is ins...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1800 item #1099704 (stock #JPNSC)
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$1495.00
Beautiful highly faceted Stuart crystal heart pendant with the gold initials “JC” laid on a a bed of plaited hair, probably 18th century. Stuart crystal jewelry came into fashion after the 1649 execution of King Charles (Stuart) I; his followers began to wear objects made of faceted, pink-foiled crystal containing his initials in gold, laid on a bed of hair or fabric. People continued to wear such jewelry, but adapted for personal use, into the 18th century. The crystal is so finely faceted...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1099703 (stock #JSCHER)
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$235.00
A wonderful pair of 9k or 10k gold antique pendant earrings, light as a feather. Architectural form; probably later wires. Great condition Measure 2” from top of wire to tip.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1099702 (stock #JITHLA)
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$125.00
Pretty Victorian lava cameo brooch, featuring the bust of a classical woman, in gold filled setting. Nice detailing of her hair and robe. Chip to tip of nose. Measures 1 1/4”.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1099701 (stock #JITHER)
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A pair of very cool antique Austro Hungarian silver gilt pendant earrings, featuring garnets or red paste stones and mother-of-pearl. Original screwbacks are marked for Pest. Wear to gilt, and enamel decoration missing from one earring. Measure 2 3/4”.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Pre 1900 item #1087435 (stock #JQHH)
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$180.00
Unique 19th century sautoir, comprising a chain of alternating links of white and dyed red horsehair. Light and strong, this is very wearable. Accompanying note reads: “This necklace is very old made out of horse hair”. Excellent condition. Measures 45 1/2”.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Pre 1900 item #1087434 (stock #BARBK)
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$50.00
Interesting Victorian beaded and punchwork covered book. The front cover features blue and cut steel beads in a floral motif; the reverse is worked with initials; even the spine is decorated. Both sides are framed with layered punchwork. Inside covers with flaps are made of marbled paper. Graph paper pages, all blank with the exception of one penciled phrase in Spanish: “the child is much worse”. Locking clasp, original unused pencil. Loss to beadwork and wear to paper and cloth edging,...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pre 1837 VR item #1087431 (stock #JLHCO)
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$595.00
Super early 19th century Continental portrait miniature in watercolor on ivory of a woman in an elaborate folk bonnet, possibly from Normandy. In addition to the towering lace bonnet, threaded with blue ribbon, she wears a lace fichu ad stunning, elaborate gold cross. Very good condition; a few dark spots to background on right side. Measures 2 1/2” in diameter.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1900 item #1087428 (stock #JCCBA)
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$550.00
Wonderful folk art portrait miniature of a baby, in watercolor and pencil on card, dated 1849. What’s amazing about this little picture is that the baby is harnessed into the 19th century version of a Johnny Jump Up. She (her split-leg dress is pink so I’m assuming she’s a girl) hangs from a circular frame and presumably can jump and amuse herself. Red shoes, pink cheeks and dress. Signed “GC 1849); remnants of a label on the back say the same thing. Very good condition; frame is a ...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1087426 (stock #JCADP)
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Superb Victorian angel skin coral demi parure, featuring cherub heads surrounded by wreaths of flowers. The set comprises a pair of pendant earrings and a brooch which doubles as a pendant. Excellent condition; the blush of pink lends a wonderful tone. Earrings measure just under 2” from hook to tip; brooch/pendant is 1 7/8”.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre 1940 item #1086365 (stock #JQGR)
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Stunning little 15k gem set ring in the Georgian style, set with a pink garnet, flanked by emeralds, flanked by pearls. High scrolled setting. Marks appear to be for mid 20th century Birmingham. Ring size 3 3/4.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Cufflinks and Accessories : Pre 1930 item #1086364 (stock #JEWB)
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$150.00
Interesting set of antique metal blazer buttons, featuring quail heads, on original card. Marked “JW Bishop” on reverse. Three large buttons measure 7/8”; four sleeve buttons measure 5/8”. Wear overall.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Pre 1900 item #1086356 (stock #JVMC)
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$225.00
Wonderful 19th century vulcanite mourning cuff, featuring a large panel of a sheaf of wheat and a bouquet of flowers. Excellent condition; mild discoloration from light exposure, probably. Measures 2 1/ 2” wide and 1 7/8” deep.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Pre 1900 item #1086355 (stock #JWHB)
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$295.00
Antique gilded whist counter box, marked “Whist” and decorated flowers and abstract motifs. Excellent condition. Hinged closure. Measures 18mm.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1800 item #1086352 (stock #JDNRA)
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Rare George II memento mori ring, featuring a scrolled gold band enameled in black and inscribed in gold letters, set with a painted skull under a square cut rock crystal, with rose cut diamond shoulders set in silver. Classic scallop shell reverse. Inscription on the band reads: “WALT: WILLIAMSON. OB: 11: MAR: 1735. AET 53”. Tests strong at 18K. Memento mori means “Remember that you will die”; these early Georgian rings continued a tradition dating from the Renaissance, when skulls an...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Pre 1900 item #1086349 (stock #JBOCSA)
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$65.00
Elegant late 19th century cut steel shoe buckles marked “L W Paris”. Bar back. Cut steel jewelry was meant to simulate diamonds; the “stones” were faceted polished steel. Each “stone” had a post in the back which was inserted into a metal base to form a multitude of designs. These buckles are very nicely made; with cut steel, the more facets the better, and these studs have twelve. Good condition; two studs lacking; wear commensurate with age; a few spots of rust, mostly on the rev...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1837 VR item #1086347 (stock #JBO248)
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$1495.00
A beautiful Georgian gold navette sepia on ivory memorial ring, depicting a lady and a cherub grieving by a funerary urn on pedestal bearing words 'Sacred will I keep thy dear remains'. Engraved shoulders. Tests strong at 14k. Artwork is fresh; just a few floating chips. Inscription on reverse is almost completely worn, with gold at the top and bottom worn through. This ring did not sit in a drawer! Ring size W.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Vanity : Pre 1837 VR item #1086345 (stock #BBEBO)
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Lovely Georgian dragee box, circa the early 19th century. These boxes were usually filled with sugared almonds and were often given at weddings. This box features a glass top displaying a white dove holding an envelope with a heart in its beak. It is surrounded by a flower, a heart and what appears to be a flag, all bordered by a circle of flowers. The box is decorated with gilded card around the sides and a marbled card base. There is some fraying and disintegration to the scene under glas...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Accessories : Pre 1900 item #1086344 (stock #JEFCA)
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Beautiful antique beaded child’s cap with green silk lining, possibly Turkish. The abstract beadwork motifs are bright; the edging is couched in metallic thread. Excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Strands : Pearls : Pre 1900 item #1086343 (stock #JJAER)
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Absolutely fabulous 19th century chandelier seed pearl earrings. The top florettes feature drilled mother-of-pearl backs to which the pearls are fastened by horsehair; the balls and chandeliers appear strung with silk. These rare pieces are in very good condition; some of the silk threads are a little loose. Measure 2 1/2”.