Gorgeous hand wrought cigar band ring in Sterling Silver measures 3/4" North South at the center.
It is entirely hand wrought, filigree with tiny applied Sterling spheres.
Ring size is 6 US.
Unmarked, carefully tested to verify content.
Excellent condition.View full product details
Lovely and so well made, this long watch chain necklace hails from the Victorian Era and has a free form slide adorned with raised patterns and set with a Garnet and a Seed Pearl.
Back of the slide has a lovely hand engraved pattern which includes a flower and a finely detailed bar.
The heavy flat oval link chain is gold filled and measures 44" long not including the latch for your pendant or locket. This latch can also be used as a clasp, simply fold the necklace in half and clasp the center of the chain to the latch as seen on the last photo.
In excellent condition, beautiful slight rose gold color, ca 1890's. Both watch chain necklace and slide are rose-y Gold Filled.View full product details
This exquisite Victorian Albertina or Prince Albert pocket watch chain has everything doubled. There are two double link chains and double slides.
Chain and textured slides are 14k gold, incredibly well made and heavy in rose-y gold.
The deep color translucent Carnelian fob or Agate fob is rectangular and set in 10k Rose Gold. Measures 1 1/8" long including the bails by 1/2" wide and 1/32" thick.
Each spherical slide is 3/8" in diameter with applied half circle texture. They are solid and heavy and move well on the chain.
The large T bar is gold filled, has no wear, perhaps a replacement long ago.
Chain measures 11 3/4" long. There is no wear or damage, superb condition, lovely light patina. Estimated to date from the 1880's.
Unmarked, each component carefully tested separately. Overall approximate weight is 18.7 grams.
Very likely one of a kind, custom made, a beautiful example of antique Victorian Jewelry.
Antique 830 Silver Madeira Citrine Oval Garland Pin Brooch
Exquisite deep, almost Cognac color Madeira Citrine stones.
Each stone is round cut and prong set.
Total carat weight estimated at 2.8 Cts.
Oval shaped garland with detailed applied leaves.
Pin closes with a simple c clasp.
Measures approximately 1 3/4" by 15/16" at the widest point.
Marked 830 on the c clasp.
Estimated to date from the 1900's.View full product details
$ 48.00Antique Silver Plated watch fob related to competition rowing. This sports related fob dates from around the 1900's. Measures 1 5/8" by 1 3/8" wide The design is raised, likely stamped on brass and silver plate. Most of the plating is present with minor loss on a few high points. Beautiful patina enhances the landscape and figure details. Unmarked. View full product details
Antique Victorian Gold Shell Masonic brooch, done by hand with exquisite workmanship. The engraved pattern and Masonic symbol are chased by hand. Chasing is done with a small sharp too and is a technique difficult to master.
Overall measurements are 13/16" by 1" wide and 1/8" thick. Closes with a simple c clasp.
Unmarked, carefully tested, the shell is 14k Gold. The brooch is built as a hollow box, then filled with a different softer metal. This is called Gold Shell.
Overall approximate weight is 8.2 gram.
Very good condition for age and material. The soft nature of the filling has allowed a couple of depressions where pressure is applied when placing the pin on a piece of clothing.
Estimated to date from the 1870's.View full product details
$ 85.00Beautiful image of a lady dressed in green wearing her hair up with a pink adornment, a cameo choker and matching earrings. Brooch measures 1.5" in diameter. Twisted rope frame in Gold Fill metal, closes with a simple c clasp. Estimated to date to the 1890's, in very good condition for it's age with some aging to the raw porcelain on the back. View full product details
Antique Victorian Piquet button with elaborate initial T or E.
Trimmed on the edges with Greek Key pattern.
Both initial and trim are karat gold.
Back is gold filled.
Measures approximately 1" by 5/8".
Condition is fair to good due to a small amount of lost gold on the trim and wear on the back.
Dates from the 1880's.View full product details
Gorgeous antique jeweled Lion face cufflinks with Ruby color eyes and mouth. Amazing detail, expertly made in Repousse technique which raises the metal from the back to create the form on the front.
Excellently detailed antique pocket watch key in the shape of a ram, the astrological symbol for the sign of Aries. Very well made in great detail, this uncommon pocket watch winding key is fashioned of Silver with at least 800 content. The stem is iron.
The pendant fob measures 1 3/8" by 1/2" at the widest and is 5/16" at the deepest. In excellent condition, estimated to date from early Victorian times. The fob is unmarked and was carefully tested.View full product details
Beautiful hollowware Repousse Victorian brooch in Gold Filled with articulated design. Brooch is composed of three parts, each connected to the next by hidden bails.
Overall measurements 1 9/16" at the widest point. It is 2 3/16" long at the center.
In very good condition for it's age, the safety catch is newer than the brooch and likely dates form the 1930's. One small line of gold loss less than 1mm thick on the front.View full product details
Really pretty antique Victorian Love Token hand engraved R, I and S on one side and "Uncle Dutton, October 13, 1889" on the other. Beautiful script, each side has it's own patterned frame. Measure 1" including the bail by 11/16" wide. Excellent condition, very light surface wear.
Did you know antique Victorian love tokens were made from Silver coins? You can see the coin's ridges when you look at their profile.View full product details
Beautiful antique Victorian stick pin shaped almost as a walking stick. The Coral branch resembles the handle.
Incredible workmanship and detail on this antique Sterling filigree double headed Eagle vinaigrette pendant book chain necklace. The pendant top unscrews to open the vinaigrette locket.
Overall measurements are:
Pendant: 1 5/8" East West, 2 1/2" North South including the top and 9/16" thick at the center florette which is the highest point.
Chain is 20" long not including the width of the pendant by 9mm wide.
Condition is excellent. Please note the clasp on the chain is a replacement. We estimate this necklace to date from the 1880's, perhaps of Austro-Hungarian origin.
Unmarked, carefully tested. Overall approximate weight is 69 grams. It is fairly heavy.View full product details
Adorable baby size antique Victorian Rose Gold ring with raised flower pattern and a blank shield for initials. You decide whether to add your choice of monogram or leave it as it. Made in solid 9k or 9Ct gold, size 1, cannot be sized without changing the style. Perfect as a midi ring or to wear on a chain around the neck or wrist.
Band is 3/16" wide and 9/16" in outside diameter. Condition is very good, slightly out of round due to age and regular wear. Weighs approximately 1 gram, unmarked, carefully tested. Estimated to date from the 1890's.View full product details
This beautiful antique pocket watch winder key is made of silver plated brass and set with a slice of Banded Agate. The metal is deeply carved reminiscent of Peruzzi.
The fob measures 2 1/4" long by approximately 13/16" at the widest and 1/8 at the deepest. In very good overall condition without damage to the stone, it has some signs of age and regular use. It is estimated to date from the 1870's, Victorian Era.View full product details
Antique Victorian Brotherhood of Locomotive Firemen and Enginemen pin in 10k Rose Gold with Champleve Enamel depicting a steam train engine and initials B. of L. F. & E.
A great piece for the Steam Engine Trains aficionado.
For more about B. of L. F. & E.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brotherhood_of_Locomotive_Firemen_and_EnginemenView full product details
Beautiful two tone gold filled Victorian bangle bracelet in Byzantine Revival style.
Beautifully hand chased Victorian stick pin in gold filled metal.
Measures 3/4" by 1/2".
Overall length is 2 7/8".
Excellent condition with minor signs of aging.
Patina left on the back, no metal deterioration.
Entirely hand made.
Dates from the 1870's.
No maker's mark.View full product details
Beautiful antique Victorian gold ring set with an oval Garnet color (glass) stone at the center and a single mine cut Diamond at the Cardinal points. It is not uncommon for solid gold rings of Victorian times to be set with genuine Diamonds and a faux colored stone.
Beautifully made the setting measures 12mm by 10mm. The setting has split shoulders, carved with milgrain accents. All stones are prong set.
Ring size is 6.75 US, can be sized.
Maker's mark can be found inside the shank. The symbol is composed of two crossed hammers. Hand engraved initials can also be seen although too faint to be legible. No quality mark, carefully tested, solid 10k gold.
This beautiful antique ring is in excellent condition, estimated to date from the 1880's. Very light wear consistent with age, no damage to the stones. A perfect ring for those born in January!View full product details
Very unusual antique Victorian bracelet composed of fancy marquise shaped links.
Gold Filled fronts at the center links, which are larger. Each link in the center is hand chased and features a bead set glass stone. Two are Sapphire color, the center is Ruby color.
At each side of the center motif there are links in Green Gold with applied Rose Gold canetille.
Larger links are 3/4" by 3/8" at the widest point in the center.
Smaller links are 9/16" by 1/4" wide at the center.
Overall thickness of both size links is 1/8".
Bracelet fits wrists up to 6 1/4".
Condition is excellent. Estimated to date from the 1870's.
Unsigned, unmarked and carefully tested.View full product details
$ 78.00Antique Victorian gold filled ring set with three faux ruby glass stones. Setting measures 9/16" North South by 5/16" East West. Ring size is 8.5. In good overall condition for it's age, it is over 100 years old. Some wear to the stones but plenty of charm and character. View full product details
$ 48.00Antique fleur de lis watch pin or chatelaine with a hook on the back, perfect for a locket or small pocket watch. Measures 1 1/16" by 13/16" wide. In excellent condition, dates from the 1900's, closes with a simple c clasp. View full product details
Lovely Victorian Era hand carved hardstone cameo locket. The cameo is carved from banded agate (red and white ) and not shell.
Swivel the locket pendant or watch fob for the black and white banded agate stone. The bands can only be seen in profile view. Some call this stone sardonyx.
Made of solid 10k rose gold, not coppery but rather a soft warm rose gold.
Cameo faces right, lovely female profile with very good detail.
Overall measurements are approximately 1 1/8" including the bail by 9/16" at the widest and 9/16" at the deepest point.
Locket holds 2 images by pressure, there are no bezels.
In good condition, minor loss to the figure's face not obvious in person. Unmarked, tested, ca 1880's.