Who was that masked woman? The belle of the masked ball. An unusual and fun subject beautifully executed in colorful enamel and rose cut diamonds for her eyes. Victorian, 18 karat yellow gold. This piece measures almost 2 inches long by 1 inch wide.
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stunning silver over 14 karat rose gold early Victorian diamond pendant. Diamond-set looping bow motifs embrace a circular diamond cluster all fully set with old mine and rose-cut diamonds. An exquisite addition for any occassion.
A rocket to the moon circa 1890? Hmmm...More likely a nice fat dart composed of nephrite jade and 18 karat yellow gold with beautifully rendered, lifelike feathers. A fun, unusual and collectible piece in its original fitted box from 'High Street", London.
A perfectly exquisite ladies hunter's case pocket watch in 14 karat rose gold by Elgin. The case is highly decorated in platinum, green gold and rose gold elements from nature. The front side depicts a mother bird feeding her chick in her nest further decorated with leaves and garlands. The reverse ...(more)
A wonderfully sculpted bloodstone desk seal with a decorative 18 karat yellow gold bezel bearing an intricately carved intaglio depicting a rooster and the French saying "Talent de Bien Faire" which translates to "Desire to do well" which is the motto for Prince Henry the Navigator.
A truly delightful powder necessaire with gorgeous repousse work and machine engraving. Quintessential Edwardian design abounds on this spectacular seed pearl tasseled keepsake with a delicate mesh wrist band.
Delightful and in superb condition. The compact measures 3 1/4 inches long by 1 3/4 inch w...(more)
Rendered in 9 karat tri-color gold, this wonderful early-Victorian treasure depicts a bird in flight and a bouquet of flowers. The glass backing serves as a locket, or to preserve the transparency of the design. Fine detailing with turquoise-colored glass cabochons and freshwater pearls throughout. ...(more)
A modest sized starburst pin - pendant jam packed with diamonds. A classic kinetic diamond starburst is further enhanced with seven large glittering European cut diamonds. A high quality flashy sparkler from the late 19th century.
Three colors of 10 karat gold (yellow, rose and green) are masterfully combined to create these splendid late-nineteenth century drop earrings depicting pretty birds amongst leaves and flowers. Delightful! Measure _long by _ wide.
Evocative of a bygone era, these domed disk earrings are enhanced throughout by 50 old European and mine-cut diamonds weighing a total of 8.00 carats, set in 14k yellow gold with posts and lever backs.
A simply stunning dinner ring from late-19th-century France.
Three Victorian floral motifs with round and oval-shaped petals are composed of gemmy, red, old-mine Burma rubies surrounding old European-cut diamond centers. The blossoms are outlined by an undulating line of small antique cushion-cut di...(more)
This glorious, rare and original, high-Victorian fringe necklace in silver-topped gold is simply stunning. Designed around a classic box-link straight row necklace, this dazzling necklace dances with a graduated row of slender diamond-set ornaments alternating with diamond leaf motifs which continue...(more)