E496 Museum Quality, Very Rare, Large Cross Pendant in 22 Karat Gold, Called "Croix "à la Jeanette":


Likely created in Austria, Belgium, Germany or France, not sure because of the absence of hallmarks, which were not uncommon. The design Source of inspiration was Christianity. The pendent was made by the lost wax method of Jewelry design, this method goes back to the middle ages, this cross was made by a master goldsmith.  
The pendant is circa 1750, George II, Early Georgian time period.
The filigree frills of this 22K yellow gold cross are made with great detail. The designed is called "Croix "à la Jeanette" which translates to "Gold Cross".

$2,800.00

E631 Lovely Platinum Diamond Ring circa 1890 to 1920:


The ring setting is handmade of Platinum using the lost wax method. The back of the band of the ring is 14 karat white gold when it was resized in the mid-1980s. The ring is set with 13 hand cut natural Diamonds. The diamonds are hand cut in a round cut in the "Old European" cutting style.
Information on Old European Cut Diamonds:
Until the mid-1900s, if someone needed a diamond, it had to be cut and measured by hand. The diamond cutters at the turn of the century used only their eyes to measure for precision. They cut and polished their diamonds to maximize sparkle against candlelight.

$2,300.00

E582 Elegant, Victorian, Amethyst Heart Ring with Pearls:


The setting is handmade of 15 karat yellow Gold tested, in the design of Heart crowned with Pearls. The Natural Amethyst Heart is hand cut; the heart is a complicated shape to cut because of the angle of the crystal growth. The size of this gemstone is over nine carats in weight and has a great even color throughout the stone. In the Victorian period, the Symbolism of Objects the Heart Shape represented The Center, the Source of Love, the Center of the Soul.

$900.00

E622 Quality Gold, Cameo Earrings, Sardonyx Shell, set with Seed Pearls:


The handmade gold settings are made of 15 karat yellow gold and 14 karat gold wires. The earring would have been made in the Victorian Classical Period of Jewelry design, which falls into the 1860s to 1880's time periods. The gold settings hold fine detail of finely carved Shell Cameos from the Sardonyx Shell. The theme is of a woman of the Classical period.
Twenty-seven natural Seed Pearls of 2 mm each are set around each Cameo.

$1,080.00

E503 Museum Quality, 22 karat yellow Gold Ring, Cannetille Gold Work, set with Natural Pearls, Circa 1830, Late Georgian:


Handmade Gold Cannetille design made of tightly coiled wires. The ring is set with nine 5 mm natural ocean pearls on the outer edge of the rings face. Between the outer pearls and center pearl is a roll of tightly coiled wire, beautiful Cannetille filigree work in a 22-karat wire. The high karat of wire is used because it is softer and more flexible to work in making this elegant design. The rings double band is made of 15 karat yellow gold and is a size 7 1/4.
Information on Cannetille work:

$1,170.00

E502 Museum Quality, 22 karat yellow Gold Brooch, Cannetille Gold Work, set with Natural Pearls, Circa 1830, Late Georgian:


Handmade Gold work Cannetille rosettes made of tightly coiled wires. The brooch is set with twenty-five 3/4 natural ocean pearls of 4.5 mm each in a circle on the outer edge of the brooch. The next circle of fifteen 3/4 pearls and 4 mm each in size a 5/8 cut pearl in the center at 6.5 mm. Between the rows of pearls and the center, pearls are rolls of tightly coiled rosettes, beautiful Cannetille filigree work in the 22-karat wire. The high karat of wire is used because it is softer and more flexible to work in making this elegant design.
Information on Cannetille work:

$3,700.00
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