The time period of Georgian jewelry stretches over a century from the reign of George I to George IV and William IV in England. This was a time of jewelry innovation with many stylistic changes facilitated by technology and the rising of the machine age. This was also a time of exploration and discovery of new gem and mineral sources. Evolving from somewhat primitive jewels to more sophisticated items by 1830, this is a captivating era for study. Choose from the Georgian pictorial glossary below to read more.
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