Victorian Jewelry Images Nuptials of Princess Victoria and Prince Frederick William of Prussia, 1858. Bridal Portrait of Queen Victoria. Diamond Jubilee Commemorative Ribbon, 1887. Orange Blossom Parure, Gifts from Albert to Victoria 1839-1846. Funeral Procession for Queen Victoria, 1901. Queen Victoria’s Sapphire and Diamond Wedding Brooch, a Gift from Albert. Turquoise and Ruby Eagle Brooch Designed by Prince Albert as Gifts for Queen Victoria’s Train Bearers. Christmas Tree at Windsor Castle, 1848. Coronation of Queen Victoria.
by Sir George Hayter. Crystal Palace: Queen Victoria Opens The Great Exhibition of Industry of All Nations, 1851. London. Queen Victoria’s Famous Small Diamond Crown, 1870.
R & S Garrard. The Young Queen Victoria c.1842. Victorian Scottish Agate Cross. Late Victorian Belt Buckle. A Pair of Enamel and Seed Pearl Oak Leaf Motif Beauty Pins. Banded Agate Earrings. Translucent opal surrounded by an openwork cartouche which is detailed with intricate granulation and four lustrous pearls. 14k yellow gold with a high carat gold wash. Castellani Bulla Pendant, Circa 1860.
Photo courtesy of Sotheby’s. Castellani Yellow Gold Diadem. Castellani Heavy Rope Motif with Pearl Frame Surrounding a Cameo of Medusa. c.1870, Sapphire.
© Trustees of the British Museum. Chaumet Pearl and Diamond De Keroüartz Tiara c.1897.
© Albion Art. Child and Child Enamel, Diamond and Yellow Sapphire Butterfly Brooch c.1896.
Photo Courtesy of Christie’s. Cloisonné Enamel Bracelet in the Japanese Taste.
Photo Courtesy of Christies Giuliano Enameled Tiara c.1900.
© Trustees of the British Museum. Enameled Gold and Gem Set Pendant by Giuliano, c.1900. Photo Courtesy of Wartski. Giuliano Enameled Garnet and Natural Pearl Necklace c.1870.
Photo Courtesy of Christie’s. Gem-Set and Enameled Bracelet by Giuliano. Photo Courtesy of Christie’s. Granulation. Jet Medallion. Carved Jet Mourning Necklace c.1870.
Victoria & Albert Museum Collection. A Jet Box with a Pietra Dura Inlay. 4th Century Roman Jet Hairpin, UK.
© The Trustees of the British Museum. René Lalique Pendant with Plique-á-Jour Enamel. Victorian Diamond Crescent Brooch. Circa 1895. Late Victorian Brooch, Completely Topped with Platinum. Late Victorian Cushion-Cut Diamond Rivière, Converts to Bracelets.
Photo Courtesy of Christie’s. Victorian Bracelet Circa 1880-90 with a Suite of Red Spinel Set in 14 Karat Rose Gold. Antique Red, White & Blue Hungarian Cuff Links.
© Photo Courtesy of Frances Klein Classic Jewels. Antique French Gold Sewing Kit in Fitted Box. Color Change Sapphire. An Antique Diamond Brooch of En Pampille Design Mounted in Silver and Gold. c.1860.
Photo Courtesy of Christie’s. Florentine Pietra-Dura Pin. 15K Yellow gold Victorian Etruscan revival drop earrings, oval shape with fine wire work and gold beading details typical of the Etruscan style. Beautiful Multi-Dimensional Victorian Bohemian Garnet Earrings in Gilt Metal from the Mid-19th Century. Bohemian Garnet Earrings. The Almandines in this Bracelet are Colored by the Absorption of Certain Wavelengths (Colors) by Iron Ions in the Gemstones. Since Iron is an Essential Ingredient of Almandine These Gemstones are Called Idiochromatic. Devonshire Parure Incorporating Eighty-Eight Antique Gems from the Duke of Devonsires Collection, Attributed to Hancock c.1855. Edward C. Moore for Tiffany & Co. Mixed Metals Tray c.1878 and Centerpiece c.1880.
Photo Courtesy of Christie’s Victorian Egyptian Revival Scarab Ring. An Egyptian-Revival Micromosaic and Gold Demi-Parure, c.1860s.
Photo Courtesy of Sotheby’s. Egyptian Revival Scarab Bracelet. Egyptian Revival Scarab Pin with Brightly Enameled Horus Wings. c.1925. A Pair of Etruscan Revival Micromosaic Victorian Pins. Victorian Etruscan Revival Ball Form Earrings with Granulation and Wirework Decoration. Castellani Victorian Etruscan Revival Disk Form Earrings with Granulation and Wirework Decoration. Victorian Etruscan Revival Urn Form Earrings with Granulation and Wirework Decoration. Etruscan Revival Granulation and Twisted Wire Work Bracelet. Maid-of-Honor Brooch with Portrait of Queen Victoria Within a Diamond Surround.
Photo Courtesy of Christie’s. Mauboussin Antique Diamond Fringe Necklace, Convertible to bracelet, Tiara, Brooch and Haircomb, circa 1902.
Photo Courtesy of Christie’s. Antique Opal Earrings. Carved Opal Scarab Ring. Queen Victoria in Mourning c. 1870’s. Queen Victoria’s Diamond Jubilee 1897. Curvilinier Pebble Brooch with Multi-Color Agates. Victorian Scottish Agate Cross. This is a Unique 14 Karat Yellow Gold Dimensional Double Row Scottish Bracelet with a Heart Shaped Safety. Included are Varieties of Jasper, Moss Agate, Banded Agate and Cairngorm. Victorian Scottish Agate Brooch. Scottish Agate Brooch. Anchor Motif Pebble Brooch. Engraved Silver Arrow Pin. Axe and Shield Traditional Highland Motif Agate Brooch. Garter/Buckle Design Multi-Color Agate Brooch. “Blue Lace Agate” St. Andrew’s Cross Brooch. Agate and Citrine “Dirk” Kilt Pin. Scottish “Pebble” Earrings. M. Rettie & Sons Granite Bracelet.
M. Rettie & Sons Granite Bracelet. Victorian Scottish Kilt Pin Surmounted by a Cairngorm. Traditional Cross Motif with Multi-Color Agates. Shreve Diamond and Engraved Gold Locket. Signet Ring with Neo-Classical Motifs, a Quatrefoil-Shaped Lapis Lazuli and a Cryptic Insignia Signet Ring with Reddish Orange Carnelian Intaglio of a Regal Lion with Scroll Motif Shoulders, Mid Victorian. Art Nouveau Opal & Yellow Gold Griffin Stickpin. Victorian Enamel, Pearl & Yellow Gold Shamrock Stickpin. Victorian Emerald, Diamond & Yellow Gold Sword Stickpin. Victorian Diamond & Yellow Gold Bulldog Stickpin. Tiffany & Co. Japonesque Necklace c. 1880.
© Trustees of the British Museum. Victorian_Tortoiseshell_Butterfly_Brooch Late Victorian Turquoise and Diamond Necklace. Circa 1890. Pair of Victorian Turquoise Bow Motif Earrings. Victorian Diamond, Ruby, Turquoise and 15K Gold Articulated Snake Necklace Symbolic of Wisdom. Victorian Watch Chain in Yellow Gold. A Victorian Plique-à-Jour Bat Brooch. Circa 1890.
Photo courtesy of Sotheby’s. Cast and Chased Oxidised Silver Brooch of Octagonal Form, the Openwork Border Set with Eight Square-Cut Garnets, with a Grotesque Mask Surrounded by Foliage in the Centre.
© The Trustees of the British Museum. Victorian Diamond and Enamel Snake Bangle Bracelet. Antique Natural Pearl and Enamel Snake and Crescent Pin. Victorian Solitaire Mine-Cut Diamond and 14k Yellow Gold Engagement Ring. Victorian Citrine Spider Brooch. Reverse Crystal Intaglio Depicting a Deer and Framed in White Enamel.
Photo Courtesy of Bonhams. Petite Victorian Diamond Stud Earrings Circa 1890. Victorian Diamond Hair Comb and Brooch Combination. Circa 1880. Victorian Rose Gold Scarab Beetle Necklace, c.1850. Victorian Scottish Agate Garter & Buckle Motif Brooch. Screw Back on a Pair of Victorian Garnet and Diamond Earrings. Victorian Seed Pearl Earrings. Victorian Seed Pearl Necklace. Cuff bracelet
Late 19th Century. Victorian Silver Locket c.1883. Victorian Reverse Crystal Intaglio Animal Motif Bracelet. Victorian Reverse Crystal Intaglio Brooch Collection Depicting a Ship and Two Birds.
Photo Courtesy of Bonhams. Victorian Reverse Crystal Intaglio Cufflinks Depicting Geese in Flight. Victorian Reverse Crystal Intaglio Depicting a Sweet Doggie. Victorian Reverse Crystal Intaglio Brooch Depicting Horse. Victorian Reverse Crystal Intaglio Collection Depicting Two Horses, Lady Bugs and a Dog.
Photo Courtesy of Sotheby’s. Victorian Onyx and Seed Pearl Mourning Brooch. Victorian Opal and Diamond Brooch. 18 Karat Yellow Gold Ouroboros Necklace 15K Gold English “Gate” Bracelet. Victorian Seed Pearl and Diamond Heart Pin – Pendant. Victorian Pique Brooch. Victorian Tortoise Shell Pique Earrings. Victorian Reverse Crystal Intaglio Horse Stickpin. Victorian Horseshoe Stickpin. Antique Sapphire and Diamond Horseshoe Pin. Victorian Engraved Ivy Motif Locket. Victorian Carved Whitby Jet Earrings. Victorian Jet Locket-Necklace. Victorian Billet-Doux Locket with a Sweet Enameled White Calla Lily and Golden Clovers Openwork Oxidized Silver Bracelet with 18 Applied Gold Llions’ Masks and Borders of Gilded Beads on Both Edges.
© The Trustees of the British Museum Antique Silver Over 18K Rose Gold Lizard Brooch. Victorian Lock and Key Motif Stickpin. Double Knot Vintage Diamond Ring. Victorian Micromosaic Bracelet. Victorian Snake Bracelet Composed of a Woven Hair Body and Gold Head and Tail.
Photo Courtesy of Bonhams. Victorian Hairwork Bow Brooch with Heart Pendant. Ebonite Half-Hunter Cased Cylinder Watch with Chatelaine and Key.
© The Trustees of the British Museum Victorian Etruscan Revival Brooch. English Victorian Sterling Silver Locket. A Nineteenth Century Etruscan Revival 18K Yellow Gold Fibula Brooch, Embellished with Twisted Wire and Granulated Beads with a Duck-Motif Component with a Flower-Motif Panel Accenting its Top. 2″ Long. Note: Fibulae Were Ancient Clothing Fasteners. They were Used in Greek and Roman Times to Secure Robes at the Shoulder. Diamond Figure “8” Brooch.
Photo Courtesy of Sotheby’s. Victorian Fish Motif Gold Locket. Victorian Diamond Diamond Fringe Necklace. Circa 1890. Victorian Garnet Brooch with Inset Star Motif and Pearl. Victorian Garnet and 18k Yellow Gold Buckle Motif Brooch. Victorian Garnet and Diamond Floral Brooch. Garnet and Bloomed Half Circlet Tiara c. 1850.
British Museum. Victorian Engraved Silver Garter & Buckle Motif Bracelet.
Photo Courtesy of Lang Antique Victorian Engraved Gold Garter & Buckle Motif Ring. Victorian Diamond Ring. Circa 1890. Victorian Blue Enamel Diamond and Ruby Bracelet. Victorian Enamel, Coral and Diamond Fringe Earrings. Victorian Japonesque Heron Enamel Earrings. Victorian Pearl and Blue Enamel Locket. Victorian Cushion-Cut Diamond Engraved Engagement Ring.
© Victorian Three Stone Diamond Engagement Ring.
© Victorian Diamond Sculpted Engagement Ring with Black Enamel.
© Victorian Cushion-Cut Diamond Engagement Ring.
© Victorian Swirl Motif Diamond Engagement Ring.
© Late Victorian Diamond and Half Pearl Fringe Necklace.
Photo Courtesy of Christie’s. Victorian Diamond Chandelier Earring. Victorian Diamond and Silver-Topped Gold Cluster Engagement Ring. Victorian Diamond Crescent Brooch. Victorian Diamond Starburst, 14K Yellow Gold Cuff Links.
© Victorian Diamond, 18K Yellow Gold Cuff Links.
© Victorian Diamond Drop Earrings. Circa 1890. Victorian Emerald and Diamond Necklace. Victorian Diamond Fringe Necklace in Silver Over Gold. Diamond and Blue Enamel Coiled Snake Bracelet.
Photo Courtesy of Bonhams. Victorian Coral Cameo Brooch. Victorian_Coral_Earrings. Victorian Coral Ring. Victorian Diamond Crescent Brooch. Circa 1895. Diamond and Turquoise Enamel Crossed Oars Brooch, c.1890.
Photo Courtesy of Bonhams. Vintage Enamel, Yellow Gold Horse Racing Cuff Links.
© Victorian Diamond, 14K Yellow Gold Dumbbell Style Cuff Links. Victorian Multi-Stone Curb Chain Bracelet. Victorian Day and Night “Carriage Cover” Diamond Earrings – Diamonds Concealed Within a Gold Ball for Daytime (and Travel) Worn Without the Cover for Evening.
Photo Courtesy of Bonhams. Victorian Demantoid Garnet Snake Bracelet. c.1880. Carved Sapphire Female Profile. Engraved Silver Brooch Inlaid with Shaped Panels of Variegated Grey Agate and Set with Cabochon Citrines, in the Form of a Celtic Ring-Brooch.
© The Trustees of the British Museum. Silver Over Gold Diamond Chandelier Earrings
Mid 19th Century Fleur-de Lis Châtelaine Brooch. Mirror and Lorgnette Outer Decorative Coverings. Multi-Blade Utility Knife and Button Hook. Concealed Opera Glass Lorgnette. Covered Mirror. Gold-Topped Perfumer or Vinagrette. Victorian Agate and Silver Scottish Brooch. Victorian Algerian Knot Motif Brooch. Amethyst Scottish Silver Anchor Pin, the Symbol for Hope and Steadfastness, Decorated with a Hand Engraved Scrolling Foliate Motif . Diamond-Set Arrow Brooch c.1900.
Photo Courtesy of Bonhams. Victorian Gold Bangle Hinged Bracelet. Victorian Bangle Bracelet with Tracery Enamel. Victorian Diamond Earrings with Blue Enamel “Ribbon” Motif. Guilloché Enameled Box with a Plique à Jour Rosette in the Lid. Reverse of a Victorian Diamond Swallow Pin Demonstrating À jour.
Photo Courtesy of Frances Klein Classic Jewels. Victorian Silver Locket with Gold Floral Appliqué. Fob Chain Composed of Seven Three-Sided Gold in Quartz Inlayed Links Set in Rose Gold with the Original Matching T-Bar and a Gold Nugget for Good Luck. Anklet with Alternating Diamond-Set Rosettes and Gem-Set Hinged Lockets (or Caskets), Engraved Designs on the Interior, Calcutta. Image Courtesy of the Victoria & Albert Museum Collection. Seed Pearl and Gold Anchor Stickpin. Angel Triumphing Over the Devil, Shell: Victorian. Victorian Era Armlet.
Photo Courtesy of Sotheby’s. French 19th Century Diamond Bib Necklace. Victorian Enamel and Diamond Pansy Bracelets, Pansies Symbolize Purity. Victorian Carved Bone Hand Motif. Retro Brick Link Ruby and Diamond Buckle Bracelet Ivory Hand Painted Miniature Portrait Set into an Oval Brass Frame with a Bail. Pair of Victorian Buckle Motif Bangle Bracelets with Taille d’Epargné Embellishment.
Photo Courtesy of Lang Antique Victorian Brooch with C Catch – Side View. Victorian Brooch with C Catch – Reverse. Antique Cat’s-Eye Chrysoberyl and Diamond Ring. Late-19th Century Diamond Ten Ray Catherine Brooch. Celtic Cross from 19th Century Scotland. Chandelier Earrings. Victorian Chandelier Earrings. Chased Silver Compact. Black Onyx Mourning Earrings, Civil War Era. Hand Carved Civil War Ring, Bone Claw Set Prong Set Enamel Four Leaf Clover Stickpin. Four-Leaf Clover Diamond Watch Pin, with Basse-Taille Enameling. Victorian Diamond Rivière with Clawed Collets.
Photo Courtesy of Christie’s. Victorian Diamond Ring with Plain Collet. Antique French Corsage Diamond Brooch
c. 1890. Coral Tiara – Philips Brothers c.1860.
Victoria & Albert Museum Collection. Victorian Cuir Roulé Pin Set with Pinked (Backfoil) Topaz and Grossular Garnets. Scallop Shaped Cut-Steel Brooch: Reverse. Note the Pattern of Rivets Securing the Studs.
© The Trustees of the British Museum. Scallop Shaped Cut-Steel Brooch.
© The Trustees of the British Museum. Victorian Coral Pendeloque Earrings. The Crown of the Empress Eugenie – Louvre, Paris France. Victorian Crescent Brooch Locket with Daguerreotype. Daguerreotype Antique Dendritic Agate and Diamond Brooch. Photograph of Sarah Bernhardt as Cléopatre. Circa 1899. Princess Alexandra, Jewelry Trendsetter. Photo of Prince Albert and Queen Victoria. Nanette Kaula Wearing a Sévigné Brooch. By J.K. Stieler, 1829. Cameo Necklace, John Brogden c.1867.
Victoria & Albert Museum Collection. Victorian Engraved Oval 15k Yellow Gold Locket. Vintage Diamond and Filigree Pin/Pendant. Pair of French Gold and Seed Pearl Fringe Earrings. French Garnet Fringe Pendant Necklace c.1835
Victoria & Albert Museum Collection. Late-Nineteenth Century French 18k Gold Chain Necklace. Silver and Niello Card Case. Victorian Garnet Ring Diamond Drop Earrings with Wire Safety Hook. 19th Century Diamond Drop Earrings Diamond Flower Brooch Mounted En Tremblant c.1870.
Image courtesy of Christie’s. Victorian Garnet and Diamond Pendant with Diamond Bail. Tapered Drop Earring. Eros with Chariot and Butterflies, Roman Sardonyx Cameo.
Photo Courtesy of Christie’s. Antique Silver Locket is Etched with a Maritime and Fauna Motif in a Japonesque Style. A vermeil watch fob with a figural Bacchus astride an animated bear. The fob is set with an oval carnelian disk.