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5.3.0 Jewelry, Special Collections (also see: Exonumia > Brooches, Pins, & Religious Jewelry)

5.3.0 Jewelry, Special Collections (also see: Exonumia > Brooches, Pins, & Religious Jewelry)
  • Crucifix Cross Brooch Pin Antique Silver Mon Jesus Miséricorde c1870 Superb

    Crucifix Cross Brooch Pin Antique Silver Mon Jesus Miséricorde c1870 Superb Small antique French crucifix cross religious brooch pin. By " antique " we mean over 100 years of age. Not marked. Tests as made from a silver alloy; we don't know the precise composition of the alloy. The recto (back side) is stamped with these words: Mon Jesus Miséricorde. Open cutwork to the silver at the four corners of the cross. The highly detailed cast silver Jesus is bolted to the crucifix. This has a "C" pin back. AGE: XIXéme, c1870 Exactly as shown in the detailed photos below. SCR…

    $359.00

    $359.00

  • Snuff Bill Box Tortoise Shell Etched 800 Silver Scatola Tabatiere Italy

    Snuff Bill Box Tortoise Shell Etched 800 Silver Scatola Tabatiere Italy Tabatière, snuff box, tobacco box, powder box, or pill box. Opens correctly, closes correctly, and stays shut when closed. Handmade, hand carved, and hand constructed. Top and bottom are tortoise shell. Frame is hand chased silver marked with an 800 hallmark on the rim of the lower deeper section at the front, as shown below. Hinged lid; the lid closes tightly, with a working silver hinge that is entirely hand-constructed. The hinge is intact and fully functional. Provenance: DeCaro's, Naples, Italy. …

    $3,500.00

    $3,500.00

  • Antique Pomade Box Small for Powder Pills Rouge Hand Carved Tortoise Shell Testudo Marginata

    Antique Pomade Box Small for Powder Pills Rouge Hand Carved Tortoise Shell Testudo Marginata Small pomade, rouge, or powder box. Hand sculpted tortoise shell with a pull off lid. Gently twist and pull off lid. The lid fits tightly on the box. The lid is the original lid. Vestiges remain of the original contents. Not marked. Originally from a travel case. COUNTRY of Origin: Italy. AGE: Fin XIXème ou début XXème Exactly as shown in the detailed photos below. SCROLL DOWN TO SEE PHOTOS. All the information you need to decide about a purchase is in front of you at t…

    $899.00

    $899.00

  • Art Nouveau Box Pendent Mirror Inside Under Lid Silver Plated Metal

    Art Nouveau Box Pendent Mirror Inside Under Lid Silver Plated Metal Art Nouveau silver plated pill or snuff or powder box with a top pendent loop. Cover depicts a young woman smelling flowers. Inside mirror is on the underside of the lid. Cover is attached to the box with hinges that are in good working order. The cover snaps into the body. Silver plate over metal, not 'silver' colored or 'metal colored'. Elaborate scroll work on the bottom. No discernable signature or maker's marks. COUNTRY of Origin: France. AGE: Fin XIXème ou début XXème Exactly as shown in the …

    $224.00

    $224.00

  • L. Lapar Paris Lily Pad Signed Hinged Box Powder Snuff Tabatiere Pill Silver Minerve 30 Grams XIXéme

    L. Lapar Paris Lily Pad Signed Hinged Box Powder Snuff Tabatiere Pill Silver Minerve 30 Grams XIXéme Snuff box, tabatière tobacco box, powder box, or pill box. Somewhat larger size. Lily Pad motif. SIGNED L. Lapar Paris MARKED: Poinçon Minerve. COUNTRY of Origin: France. AGE: XIXéme. Exactly as shown in the detailed photos below. SCROLL DOWN TO SEE PHOTOS. All the information you need to decide about a purchase is in front of you at the time of purchase. SIZE: Height, as measured from bottom to top, measures approximately 2,5 cm // 1 inch. Diameter as…

    $1,800.00

    $1,800.00

  • Pill Box Ball Pendant Signed V Small Hinged Silver Metal Petal Closure France Début XXème

    Pill Box Ball Pendant Signed V Small Hinged Silver Metal Petal Closure France Début XXème Circular ball pill box pendant. CLOSURE: Four-petal flower hinged closure; closes very tightly and is a little tricky to open. Hinged on one side. Hanging loop. MARKED twice on the interior, inside each half, with a highly stylized stamped letter V. The highly stylized letter V is shaped like slinky coiled springs, as shown in the detailed photos below. Silver metal; unknown alloy composition. COUNTRY of Origin: France. AGE: Début XXème. Exactly as shown in the detailed photos …

    $125.00

    $125.00

  • Vintage Travel Box Mother Of Pearl Shell For Powder Jewelry Nacre Tile Sides Brass Rims

    Vintage Travel Box Mother Of Pearl Shell For Powder Jewelry Nacre Tile Sides Brass Rims A vintage travel case box for jewelry or powder. Salvaged from an old European travel case. This is hefty and substantial, not a recent reproduction. The lid and bottom are the actual two parts of the same mollusk shell. Thus the lid is concave, not flat, and the bottom is convex. The entire circumference is tiled with nacre mother of pearl shell tiles. The rims are brass. Large enough to hold a modern contact lens case, watch, and some jewelry. COUNTRY of Origin: via France. AGE: XX…

    $224.00

    $224.00

  • Antique Miniature Sculpture Carved Vesuvian Bacchus Bacchante 14k Gold Ring

    Antique Miniature Sculpture Carved Vesuvian Bacchus Bacchante 14k Gold Ring Antique Vesuvian Bacchante bust scripture, carved in igneous rock. Formerly a stickpin and now mounted in a 14K gold ring setting. Setting is 14K gold, it is stamped 14K, and it is an original lost wax cast design by DeCaro of Naples Italy. The carving has obvious holes resulting from decades of various remodeling of its' settings. COUNTRY of Origin: Italy. AGE: XXéme for the setting; the Bacchus was carved centuries ago. Exactly as shown in the detailed photos below. SCROLL DOWN TO SEE PHOTOS. …

    $6,900.00

    $6,900.00

  • $620.00

  • Art Nouveau Brooch Clip Scarf Buckle Deposé France XIXC Ornate Gold Plate Over Silver

    Art Nouveau Brooch Clip Scarf Buckle Deposé France XIXC Ornate Gold Plate Over Silver Unger Brothers collectors Heads Up! Scarf or foulard clip holder, or dinner napkin or hair or whatever you want it to hold. We show this worn in the hair, where it says securely placed over an elastic and with a couple of anchoring bobby pins. Antique Beaux Arts Art Nouveau period jewelry piece. Fabrication française. Stamped DEPOSÉ on the closure lock loop as shown below. The Marque déposée is the French equivalent to the USA trademark marque registrata. Gold plated silver alloy. …

    $1,250.00

    $1,250.00

  • Buttonhole Pin Small Silver Lily Escutcheon France Art Nouveau Fin XIXème ou début XXème

    Buttonhole Pin Small Silver Lily Escutcheon France Art Nouveau Fin XIXème ou début XXème Button hole pin. A blooming lily is enclosed by the escutcheon shield. Stamped with an illegible fabrication mark; tests as a silver alloy. Carefully crafted with fine details. The back locking mechanism is two hinged silver pull-apart clips. Pull the clips together, and thread them through the button hole. Then pull them apart so they lie flat, clamped back against the fabric. Pins with this silver pivoting and locking mechanism are rare. Many buttonhole pins close via simple pair…

    $125.00

    $125.00

  • Antique Purse Coin Change XIXème Chased Silver Alloy Chainmail Dual Compartments France

    Antique Purse Coin Change XIXème Chased Silver Alloy Chainmail Dual Compartments France Coin change purse with two compartments. Armature made from a chased silver alloy, stamped with an illegible fabrication mark. The silver stamp mark is illegible from wear. Body is made from chainmail links of steel. Interior divided into two separate compartments. Includes the original chain and ring, for attaching to a garter belt. Missing one of the tiny decorative balls at the very bottom; scroll down to see all photos. COUNTRY of Origin: France. AGE: XIXéme Napoleon III c1850 …

    $440.00

    $440.00

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