Period Pieces Art Nouveau Jewelry
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Accessories : Pre 1920 item #1414713 (stock #CD-10)
Period Pieces
This lovely sterling brush has a marquise-shaped porcelain insert with a blue and white Dutch windmill scene. It was manufactured by the Alvin Manufacturing Company of Providence, Rhode Island. This company, currently a division of Gorham, was founded in 1886 and was known for its sterling flatware, hollow ware, toilet ware, and novelties. The brush bears two marks for the company along with STERLING, 250 C, and Pat app for Pre 1920
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Accessories : Pre 1910 item #1414358 (stock #AO5-587)
Period Pieces
A lovely Art Nouveau sterling clothes brush, 5 1/2" X 3/4". It is marked F & B for the Theo. W. Foster & Bro. Company of Providence RI. The company was incorporated under that name in 1898 and was among the largest manufacturers of jewelry & sterling silver vanity goods in the Art Nouveau period. Circa 1900-1910.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1960 item #1433453 (stock #AO8-610)
Period Pieces
This little wooden box is a fantasy delight to hold your most often worn rings and other jewels. It has a leather-look surface embossed with a gryffon rampant on top. The edges and all sides are ornately patterned. It as a lock, but the key has disappeared into the mists of time. There are some minor scuffs on surface. The box is 4¼” x 3½” x 2¼” in size. The age unknown, best guess is midcentury.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1930 item #1417407 (stock #AO10-659)
Period Pieces
This beautiful sterling silver case was originally meant for cigarettes but could just as easily hold business cards or ???. It is lavishly engraved with an all-over swirling pattern and bears the initials FC in script. The case is 3 1/4" x 2 3/4". It is hallmarked for Birmingham, England, sterling silver, and 1927-28. The maker's mark is FHA & Co.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1950 item #1433682 (stock #RM10145)
Period Pieces
Here is a pretty crystal and sterling silver perfume bottle with a partial mark for Sterling (it tests as sterling as well), and another partial mark: “…AXCO” for TAXCO. It measures 2” x 1-1/3”, and is in excellent condition. The photos are part of the description; please examine them carefully. Thanks! Shipping, handling & insurance within the USA included.