This very colorful Scottish brooch and pendant is crafted gleaming 9K hand engraved textured rose gold and centers on a glistening round faceted golden citrine. The entrancing gemstone is framed by a circle of alternating brick colored and striated gray Montrose faceted agates interrupted by a prope...(more)
A bright, colorful and sparkling, 4 carat Caribbean blue zircon is the centerpiece of this striking hand-fabricated flower or pinwheel brooch with petals composed of shimmering baroque pearls over a solid backing of rich 14 karat gold. Unique and beautiful! Mid-20th century, 1 1/2 inches in diameter...(more)
A splendid late-19th century multi-dimensional bow and locket brooch masterfully handcrafted in rich (and unusual) 20 carat gold with scrolling leafy ribbons adorned with magnificent hand engraving and accented with bright robin's-egg-blue turquoise. This sizable and poetic brooch also features a ro...(more)
Exquisitely hand-fabricated in gleaming 14 karat gold, this darling Victorian brooch depicts a diamond-eyed Ouroboros - a serpent biting its own tail- an ancient Greek and Egyptian symbol of self-reflection and renewal. Measures 1 1/4 inch by 5/8 inch.
The Victorian fascination with the arts of ancient Greece is wonderfully apparent in this charming late-19th century pin, featuring the confronting panthers motif from ancient Greek vases and amphora, and delicate Etruscan style granulation as seen on ancient jewelry. Beautifully crafted in 14 karat...(more)
In the Victorian language of flowers, tulips signified passion, so the original recipient of this lovely brooch most surely knew her admirer was besotted. Exquisitely handcrafted in 14 karat with a rich high karat bloom, set with delicate shimmering seed pearls. Measures 1 3/4 inches long by 3/4 inc...(more)
Two little love birds sitting in a tree, k-i-s-s-i-n-g. First comes love, then comes marriage, then comes baby in the baby carriage. A couple of radiant red, green and yellow diamond-eyed love birds make for quite an item. Three little ones in the nest will soon join the happy family. 1 3/4 inches b...(more)
A very lovely and beautifully constructed original Victorian brooch centering on a single antique cushion-cut diamond adorned on each side with hand-engraved wheat motifs. The floating golden centerpiece is framed with lustrous half-pearls and the side gallery intricately adorned with a tiny beaded ...(more)
Instead of Cupid’s arrow, this pearly Victorian pin is pieced through by a lustrous crescent. A 14K gold sweetheart measuring 1 3/4 inches by 5/8 inch.
'Think of Me' is the sentiment traditionally accompanying white clover executed in this romantic Victorian love token. This very pretty and sparkling example is beautifully crafted in 14 karat gold. Paved with shimmering seed pearls and accented with a sparkling diamond at its center, this lovely pi...(more)
'Let love and friendship reign' is the sentiment traditionally accompanying these romantic love tokens, which date back as far as the Middle Ages in Northern Europe. This very pretty and sparkling example is of mid-to-late-20th century vintage and is beautifully crafted in 14 karat gold. Paved with ...(more)
A marvelous and unusual variation on the late 19th century crescent motif, this delightful brooch deconstructs the shimmering pearl crescent mid arc and punctuates it with floating diamonds, sapphires and rubies. Hand-crafted in England in 15 carat gold, with English hallmarks and a rich antique pat...(more)