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Victorian 9kt Elongated Agate Swivel Watch Fob

A, fob, is an adornment or a seal that hangs from the ribbon or chain of a pocket watch. Its purpose is to decorate or add weight to the watch chain itself making it easier for the watch to be withdrawn from a pocket. A spinner or swivel fob has two or more plaques which can be turned or swiveled within a moveable bracket. This allows the wearer to choose which face is displayed prominently!, spinner, swivel, An exquisite and unusual, spinner fob, from the Victorian (ca1880) era! This artistic piece is made of 9kt yellow gold and holds a double sided spinning seal. The seal is comprised of two different variations of agate, one side being a rich black banded agate which has a bright white stripe running down the center, the other a mossy green and red type of agate. The elongated shape of the fob is particularly interesting. Thinner at the top, the fob widens towards the base, flowing into the claw-like arms of the swivel mechanism which holds the agate seal. The variations in agate colors look wonderful paired with the soft gold setting and at the top of the handle is a gold bail, perfect for hanging the piece from a favorite chain. A spectacular Victorian piece, it is perfect for the antique fob collector!, Measurements:, Laying flat, the entire fob measures approximately 2 1/2" long, 5/8" wide, and 1/4" thick. The actual seal measures 1/2" in diameter. Condition:, The overall condition of the piece is excellent. Besides normal surface wear, there is no apparent damage to the gold setting or to the agate seals, which is intact and free of chips or scratches. The spinning swivel moves properly and the bail at the top of the piece is secure and intactRead more

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360 GBP

Victorian 18kt Gold Diamond Cluster Ring 1.59ct

A gorgeous diamond ring from the Victorian (ca1880) era! C, A gorgeous diamond ring from the Victorian (ca1880) era! Crafted in 18kt gold, the ring features a stunning cluster of diamonds that form a sparkling centerpiece. Resting at the center is a gorgeous near-colorless 1.59ct old European Cut diamond, which has E color and VS2 clarity. Surrounding the center stone is a border of 16 old Mine Cut diamonds that form the halo, weighing approximately 0.50ctw combined. The diamonds that comprise the border are prong set, and have estimated J-K range color and SI range clarity. Completing the design is a smooth band, which seamlessly meets the crownlike centerpiece at the shoulders. Stamped inside the shank is "750." The design is simply breathtaking in person, boasting a bright and lively appearance that sparkles at every turn. Accompanying the center stone is a Diamond Certificate issued by EGL USA Gemological Laboratory. The Natural Diamond report confirms the stated center diamond's characteristics above. It would look incredible worn on special occasions, or as a unique antique engagement ring!, . Measurements:, Measurements: The ring has a finger size 5.75, but could be easily be re-sized. The diamond cluster is approximately 3/8" in diameter, and rests about 1/4" high. Condition:, Condition: The overall condition of the ring is excellent. Besides normal surface wear, there is no apparent damage to the gold setting or to any of the diamonds, all of which are intact and securely setRead more

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10 100 GBP

Estate 14kt Gold Petite Diamond Star Earrings

A gorgeous pair of Estate diamond star earrings! Made of 14kt yellow gold, each earring portrays a lovely 5-point star which is encrusted with diamonds. The stars each have 11 diamonds micro-prong set within the surface and a total overall weight of 0.35ctw (total between both earrings). The stones vary in size, with the largest resting at the center, and the smaller stones lining the rays. A simple leverback earring wire is attached at the top of each star where the arm is stamped "14K". When worn, they frame the face beautifully, and have a stunning celestial appearance. These breathtaking earrings would make a special addition to any collection! Measurements: Each earring hangs 3/4" long, including the wires at the top. The stars themselves measure 1/2" across. Condition: The overall condition of the earrings is excellent. Besides normal surface wear, there is no apparent damage to the gold setting or wires and all of the diamonds are intact. earrings! Made of 14kt yellow gold, each earring portrays a lovely 5-point star which is encrusted with diamonds. The stars each have 11 diamonds micro-prong set within the surface and a total overall weight of 0.35ctw (total between both earrings). The stones vary in size, with the largest resting at the center, and the smaller stones lining the rays. A simple leverback earring wire is attached at the top of each star where the arm is stamped "14K". When worn, they frame the face beautifully, and have a stunning celestial appearance. These breathtaking earrings would make a special addition to any collection!, Measurements:, Each earring hangs 3/4" long, including the wires at the top. The stars themselves measure 1/2" across. Condition:, The overall condition of the earrings is excellent. Besides normal surface wear, there is no apparent damage to the gold setting or wires and all of the diamonds are intactRead more

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940 GBP

Victorian Raj 15kt Sapphire & Real Tiger's Claw Pin

Tiger claw jewelry, became popular during the British colonization of India during the Victorian period. This period was known as the British Raj (Hindi for 'rule'). The pieces were produced to appeal to the British travelers as souvenirs with an Indian flare. This craft is now banned which makes the older pieces very collectible. Raj, This striking, tiger claw, pin from the Victorian Raj period (ca1880) is particularly impressive! The pendant displays an authentic tiger's claw, which is quite substantial in size and decorative in appearance. The claw is held within a vibrant 15kt yellow gold encasement, which is embellished with engraved texture and flowing scrolled details. A leafy accent hugs the claw in the middle, where two vivid sapphires add the perfect pop of color! A gold spear is angled across the curve of the claw, and is finished with a round handle at the top. On the back of the claw is a bar pin and c-catch clasp, which is angled across the claw, allowing to be fastened at a stylish tilt. A very unusual statement piece, this Victorian tiger claw pendant would make a very unique addition to any collection!, Measurements:, The pin measures approximately 1 7/8" long and 1" tall. The claw itself measures 1 1/4" tall, 3/4" wide at the top, 1 1/2" in total width, and 1/4" thick. Condition:, The pin is in very good antique condition. Besides normal surface wear, there is no apparent damage to the gold encasement or decorative details. The pin clasp fastens securely and is in good working condition. The claw shows some natural color and texture variation throughout, which is normal for a genuine rather than imitation claw. Both accent sapphires are intact and securely setRead more

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1 300 GBP

Late Victorian 18kt Burmese Ruby Diamond Ring

A beautiful gemstone ring from the Late Victorian (ca1906) era! This gorgeous piece is crafted in 18kt yellow gold and features a beautiful row of luscious natural Burmese rubies and sparkling diamonds across the front. The rubies are oval in shape and graduate in size, with the largest set in the center, and each exhibits striking natural pinkish red color. The rubies have an overall approximate weight of 1.60ctw, with the center weighing 0.80ct and the two side stones weighing 0.40ct each. Three delicate diamonds are set vertically in between each rich ruby, creating a wonderful contrast and all of the stones rest in a shared prong setting. Carved scrolled accents along the shoulders and sides are the perfect finishing touch to the stunning ring. The shank has several English hallmarks including the makers mark "J M," a crown, "18," an anchor (indicating that the piece was assayed in Birmingham), and a lower case "g" (indicating that it was hallmarked in the year 1906). This gorgeous Victorian ring would make a stunning addition to any jewelry collection!, Measurements:, The ring has a finger size of 8.75, but could be easily resized if desired. The tapered band measures 2mm wide at the back. Condition:, The overall condition of the ring is excellent. Besides normal surface wear, there is no apparent damage to the gold setting and the ruby and diamonds are intactRead more

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2 100 GBP

KREMENTZ Art Deco Platinum/14kt Reverse Carved Rock Crystal & Diamond Bracelet

This gorgeous rock quartz crystal bracelet was made by Krementz during the Art Deco (ca1920) era! The 14kt white gold setting is topped in platinum, and displays a row of rock quartz crystal links. Delicate accent diamonds are set at the center of each crystal plaque, adding a beautiful sparkle! Surrounding each plaque is an open bezel frame, which is etched with fine engraved and milgrain detail. The rock quartz crystal has a hand-carved design on the back, which shows through to the front as a beautiful starburst motif. Completing the design are connector links, which boast a beautiful filigree cutout pattern. The bracelet clasps with an etched filigree lobster clasp at the end, which is stamped "14K" beside the authentic Krementz hallmark symbol. A stunning bracelet by a well-respected maker, it would look breathtaking worn day or night!, Krementz, Measurement:, Measurement: The bracelet measures approximately 7 1/2" long, and would fit best on a medium to large sized wrist. Each rock quartz crystal link measures approximately 1/2" tall and 3/8" wide. Condition:, Condition: The overall condition of the bracelet is excellent. Besides normal surface wear, there is no apparent damage to the platinum-topped gold setting. All of the rock quartz crystal plaques are free of chips or scratches, and all of the diamonds are intact. The clasp fastens securely and is in good working conditionRead more

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3 600 GBP

Victorian Sterling & Black Enamel Fob with Banded Agate Seal

A, fob, A fob is an adornment or a seal that hangs from the ribbon or chain of a pocket watch. Its purpose is to decorate or add weight to the watch chain itself, making it easier for the watch to be withdrawn from a pocket. The opposite of a cameo, an intaglio is created by carving into the surface of a stone to produce an image in relief, with the purpose of pressing into sealing wax, often used in signet rings and fobs. intaglio, A wonderful antique, from the Victorian (ca1880s) era! Crafted in sterling silver, this lovely fob has a stylish black and white design. At the top is a decorative surmount that serves as a handle for the piece. Black enamel accents rest within the grooves of the setting, providing further dimension to the leafy pattern. Resting at the base is an oval-shaped seal made of banded agate stone, which is smoothly polished for a rich, glossy finish. Perfect for the fob collector, this fashionable piece would look lovely worn everyday on a favorite silver chain!, Measurements:, A wonderful antique fob from the Victorian (ca1880s) era! Crafted in sterling silver, this lovely fob has a stylish black and white design. At the top is a decorative surmount that serves as a handle for the piece. Black enamel accents rest within the grooves of the setting, providing further dimension to the leafy pattern. Resting at the base is an oval-shaped seal made of banded agate stone, which is smoothly polished for a rich, glossy finish. Perfect for the fob collector, this fashionable piece would look lovely worn everyday on a favorite silver chain! Measurements: The fob stands 1 1/4" tall, including the handle. The base of the fob measures 7/8" long and 3/4" wide. Condition: The overall condition of the fob is excellent. Besides normal surface wear, there is no apparent damage to the sterling silver setting. There is some fading of the enamel accents, but this does not detract from the design or the beauty of the piece. The banded agate seal is intact and free of noticeable chips or scratches. There is a natural patina on the surface of the piece, which is a normal characteristic of antique jewelry. Condition:, **Paired with Item #39750 Art Deco German Silver & Cobalt Blue Enamel Link Lorgnette Chain 22.5", Paired with Item #39750 Art Deco German Silver & Cobalt Blue Enamel Link Lorgnette Chain 22.5"Read more

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290 GBP

Retro Bakelite Multi-Color "Bowtie Motif" Bangle Bracelet

Bakelite, is a resin material that was produced in the early 1900's and was the first plastic substance made of synthetic components. Initially used for its electrically non conductive and heat resistant properties in radio and telephone castings, the material was also used in other products such as kids' toys, kitchenware and jewelry. Typically made of bold, beautiful colors, Bakelite has become very collectible over recent years and is appreciated amongst many. A fantastic and funky, bracelet from the Retro era (ca1940)! This fashionable bangle has a colorful design, comprised of bright "bowties" resting above a cream-colored background. The colors compliment each other perfectly, including various shades of green, red, yellow, brown, and black. Some of the colors have a marbled or translucent appearance, while others are solid, providing additional variety. The bracelet slips on and off easily, and would look fabulous worn as a stand-alone piece, or stacked with other bangles for a layered look. A fun and eye-catching piece, it is perfect for the Bakelite collector, and would make a versatile addition to any vintage jewelry collection!, Measurements:, The inside of the bracelet (where a wrist would rest) has a diameter of 2 5/8" across. It would fit nicely on a medium/average sized wrist. The surface of the bracelet measures about 3/8" wide and thick. Condition:, The overall condition of the bracelet is excellent. Besides normal surface wear, there is no apparent damage to the BakeliteRead more

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1 300 GBP

Victorian English Sterling & Agate Champagne Bottle Fob

A fob is an adornment or a seal that hangs from the ribbon or chain of a pocket watch. Its purpose is to decorate or add weight to the watch chain itself making it easier for the watch to be withdrawn from a pocket. The base of the fob would often have been used to seal the wax of a letter or note. The opposite of a cameo, an intaglio is created by carving below the surface to produce and image in relief with the purpose of pressing into sealing wax, often used in signet rings. fob, intaglio, This charming figural fob from the Victorian (ca1889) era has a fun and realistic design! Made of sterling silver, the piece depicts a 3-dimensional champagne bottle, complete with engraved accents to represent the foil cap. A sterling ring is attached to the top of the bottle, perfect for hanging from a favorite silver chain. This charming figural fob from the Victorian (ca1889) era has a fun and realistic design! Made of sterling silver, the piece depicts a 3-dimensional champagne bottle, complete with engraved accents to represent the foil cap. A sterling ring is attached to the top of the bottle, perfect for hanging from a favorite silver chain. At the base of the fob is a smooth agate seal, which completes the design. Stamped on the side of the bottle are three English hallmarks, which include a Birmingham lion and anchor, and the date letter "P" (which dates the piece to the year 1889). A festive and celebratory charm, it would make a fabulous addition to any fob collection!, A festive and celebratory charm, it would make a fabulous addition to any fob collection!, Measurements:, Measurements: The fob stands 2" tall (including the ring for hanging), and measures 5/8" wide and thick at the base. Condition:, Condition: The overall condition of the fob is excellent. Besides normal surface wear, there is no apparent damage to the sterling silver setting or to the agate seal, which is intact and free of chips or scratches. The jump ring at the top of the piece is securely attachedRead more

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430 GBP

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