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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Pre 1900 item #1086356 (stock #JVMC)
Granite Pail Collectibles
$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 : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1837 VR item #1086347 (stock #JBO248)
Granite Pail Collectibles
$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 : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1086256 (stock #JEZSHI)
Granite Pail Collectibles
$250.00
Unusual Victorian sentimental paste brooch, in the form of a shield suspended from a florette. The brilliant paste shield surrounds a glass compartment with hair memento. Safety pin reverse. Very good condition; hair has rearranged a bit. Measures 2”.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1082612 (stock #JBRERH)
Granite Pail Collectibles
$475.00
Fantastic mid 19th century table-worked hair earrings, featuring articulated blond balls and drops, and gold findings. The hair is in excellent condition; top balls are free of their housing; small spots of solder to base of hooks. Measure 2 3/4” from hook to tip.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Pre 1900 item #1082608 (stock #JLLCR)
Granite Pail Collectibles
$195.00
Ornate 19th century vulcanite mourning cross, featuring a profusion of roses and other blossoms. Brass chatelaine hook riveted to reverse. Good condition; a few chips to edges of flora at bottom right. Measures 3 5/8” including hook.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #920264 (stock #JEF1)
Granite Pail Collectibles
$135.00
Interesting 19th century mourning ring, probably gutta percha, carved with the name “Elishea”, flanked on each side by a heart. Very poignant. Set in low or gold fill. This ring has definitely seen some wear: there are some small dents and nicks and it’s very dirty. Ring size 5 1/2".
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #899468 (stock #JSH00)
Granite Pail Collectibles
$125.00
Unusual Victorian mourning brooch, depicting a lyre. The lyre is composed of white enamel and gilt on a black enamel field, and is set with a paste stone on the strings. Hinge and clasp are replaced. Good condition; some wear and pitting to enamel. Measures 15/16”.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #882985 (stock #JNR01)
Granite Pail Collectibles
$145.00
Beautiful American Victorian mourning brooch, featuring plaited brown hair in a 14k gold, enamel and seed pearl setting. Inscribed “In Memory of” in gold letters on the front (all letters are bright), it reads “My Beloved Papa/Died October 25th 1854/Aged 44 years”. Very good condition; three chips to black enamel. Hinge is reinforced. Measures 1 3/4” by 1 1/2”.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1800 item #877902 (stock #JNR01)
Granite Pail Collectibles
$995.00
Wonderful all-original 18th century mourning brooch, in sepia and hair on ivory. Set in 9k gold with a blue enamel border, the scene depicts two women in classical dress mourning at a tomb with an urn; one leans on an anchor, which may indicate that the mourned gent was a seafaring man, or may just be a symbol of hope or death. The tomb’s dedication reads: “Affection weeps, heaven rejoices”. The reverse features a compartment with braided hair with the inscription: “Harry Scrase Farnc...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #735855 (stock #JGV2145)
Granite Pail Collectibles
$395.00
Very pretty mourning miniature, featuring a landscape in watercolor and hair, probably German or Swiss. The scene is a cemetery; a tomb -- with an anchor leaning against it – reads “Erinnerang” (in memory of). The trees and grass are delicately formed of hair. Very good condition. Measures 1 3/4” by 1 3/8”.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #482033 (stock #JEZA272)
Granite Pail Collectibles
$250.00
Classic gold hair work earrings featuring table worked hair incorporated into gold pinwheels, suspending tiny gold drops. Converted at some point into wires. Excellent condition. Pinwheels measure 3/4” excluding ear wires.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1837 VR item #481792 (stock #JD102)
Granite Pail Collectibles
$1595.00
Exceptional early 19th century family heirloom, a gold mourning cross comprised of ten circular hair compartments, most with a gold initial, the central surrounded by pearls, each representing a deceased member of the family. The cross was probably added to over time; there are engraved initials “T&J” on the reverse. Very good condition; some wear to gold and dirt in hair compartments; small split to the gold backing between the central and immediately adjoining disc -- age related wear bu...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #481782 (stock #JD100)
Granite Pail Collectibles
$145.00
Very sweet German mourning brooch, featuring an enamel plaque inscribed “Andenken” (remembrance) surrounded by a floral motif and suspended from a silver crook. Excellent condition. Measures 1 3/4”.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Victorian : Pre 1837 VR item #477004 (stock #JDWL)
Granite Pail Collectibles
$995.00
Superb 19th century mourning hair work brooch, featuring a willow in a landscape with a tablet initialed “RV”, set in a gilded Etruscan surround with a hair plume reverse. Great condition; beautiful, classic scene. Measures 1 3/4”.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Pre 1837 VR item #378167 (stock #MVH02)
Granite Pail Collectibles
$795.00
Lovely Georgian mourning watercolor featuring a woman in classical dress leaning on an urn and pointing toward heaven, set in a gilt metal verre eglomise brooch fame with plaited bi-colored hair reverse. Good condition; there’s dust under the glass and the clasp in the reverse has been replaced and partially affixed to the glass. Measures 1 3/4” by 1 1/4”.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre Victorian : Pre 1800 item #354014 (stock #JLG01)
Granite Pail Collectibles
$1595.00
This is one of the loveliest, most poignant Georgian memorials I’ve ever seen, commemorating the death of a child! An angel and a child rise through the sky, the angel pointing toward heaven. The artistry and balance of the composition is amazing; the angel has dark wings and dress and protectively surrounds the sweet child, dressed all in white. They rise heavenward in a blue sky with dark clouds – all elements are beautifully balanced. Wonderful condition; there’s a small spot of dir...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #260773 (stock #JEZ10)
Granite Pail Collectibles
$295.00
Rare mourning ring featuring fine table-work braided hair joined by a gold centerpiece depicting clasped hands, circa 1850-1860. A similar ring is displayed in C. Jeanenne Bell’s 1998 Collector’s Encyclopedia of Hairwork Jewelry. Piece is in mint condition. Initials on back appear to be “CL”. Size is approximately 10 1/2.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #120272 (stock #JMB01)
Granite Pail Collectibles
$150.00
Lovely Victorian hair bracelet, with 12k findings, in super condition. Measures 6 5/8” long.