Fine woven lattice of hair carefully encased in an ornately tooled 14k yellow gold cross, an example of Victorian Mourning Jewelry. One of the most popular expressions of Victorian sentimentality, on both sides of the Atlantic, was the making and wearing of jewelry containing human hair.
14k Victorian Hairwork Cross. A splendid example of the sentimental nature of Victorian jewelry. These intricately braided strands of golden hair are forever preserved under faceted quartz. A truly unique Victorian cross that can be worn as a pendant or a pin.
Silver topped 18K rose gold French pendant with an elegant Neoclassical motif centered with a beautifully carved hardstone cameo of a diaphonous female figure. Delicate rose cut diamonds highlight the piece.
This necklace will brighten any outfit with its rich green color! Five strands of faceted tsavorite garnets make up this fabulous necklace with 18K yellow gold spacers and antique style diamond-set clasp.
An exquisitely crafted 22 karat yellow gold reversible Mughal style necklace. One side features a lovely pomegranate motif with vibrant red, green and blue enamel on a white enameled background, and the reverse side displays a stunning collection of bezel-set, rose-cut diamonds with a total weight o...(more)
15K Rose gold cross pendant set with six rectangular deep red garnets. This cross pendant measures 2 tall by 1 1/8 wide.
A substantial and stunning cross pendant from the bonnie Highlands of late 19th century Scotland. Finely crafted in gleaming silver, with jasper, foil-backed quartz and glass cabochons nestled amongst the beautiful hand-engraving. Measures 2 1/2 long by 1 3/8 wide.
A lovely late-nineteenth century oval locket with a pretty scroll motif set with a line of shimmering seed pearls. Crafted in warm 14 karat yellow gold with a rich time-worn patina, this pretty locket opens to reveal a blue velvet lining for a special keepsake. Measures 2 1/4 inches long by 1 1/4 in...(more)
A marvelous cross pendant from mid 19th century Italia, finely hand-crafted in rich and buttery 18 karat yellow gold, with bright orange coral accents and a classically Italian and utterly adorable grape leaf applique at the center. Measures 1 5/8 inches long by 7/8 inch wide.
Sweet Victorian cross pendant in 9K yellow gold set with eleven round cabochon moonstones. This cross pendant measures 1 3/4 long by 1 wide.
Lovely open work silver over 14K yellow gold diamond cross pendant set with eleven bezel set old mine cut diamonds (1.50 carats total weight, F-I color, SI-I1 clarity). This pendant measures 2 1/4 long by 1 1/2 wide.
A superb early 20th century Neo-classical round locket, in lovely 10 karat rosy-yellow gold, with a sparkling star-set diamond at its center. The obverse face of this finely crafted locket has a marvelous repousse border with a distinctive laurel wreath and stylized greek key motif, the reverse has ...(more)