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English Vintage Silver Hearty Locket Pendant With Engraved Flowers

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Here at Helenas Curio we loce antique and vintgae lockets of all shapes and sizes and this vintage silver locket pendant was quite a lovely find.
The heart shape picture locket displays a wonderful floral design and is set into a decorative mount with further flower and leaves. The piece comes with light weight silver box chain.




To view this and more delightful antique and vintage jewellery items please visit our Etsy store today.


Beautiful Antique VictorianTurquoise & Pearl Lavaliere Pendant Brooch 9 Carat Gold

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We have a super selection of antique lavalieres in our Etsy store.
We are delighted to have found this stunning example. The Victorian lavailere features gold flower shape settings set with turquoise and pearls.

The piece can be worn as a brooch or a pendant so its a two in one how cool is that!


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Antique Aquamarine Lavaliere Necklace

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We are still obsessed with these fabulous antique lavaliere pendants. Not just because they are so delicate and expertly made by hand but because they are just so attractive.

We just acquired this diamond shape pendant with aquamarine stones.

The diamond shape pendant frame also features a wave-like gold inner frame. Inside is set with a round pale blue aquamarine gemstone with small gold leaves set with seed pearls. The lower part displays a further aquamarine drop. The bale is smooth and shapes like a tulip which is a nice touch.

I have included a 9ct gold trace chain with the pendant.

The piece is offered in stunning condition with secure stones. VIEW IN OUR ANTIQUE STORE




Antique Lavaliere Pendant Peridot & Pearl 9 Carat Gold

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We just listed this gorgeous antique pendant set with peridot and pearls and made in 9ct gold.
The Victorian pendant just shouts quality. The pendant is delicate and intricate and has the typical whiplash style design. The colour of the green peridot stones against the creamy pearls and gold pendant is so nice.The pearls are various size and set into delicate flowes, leaves and the whiplash style frame itself. The bale is also studded with pearls which just adds to the overall quality of the early piece.

To view this item and more quality vintage and antique jewellery pieces please visit our antique jewellery store


Victorian Bugs on the Buzz All about Victorian antique insect jewellery...

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Retro, vintage, classic, antique... These four words have something in common. Guess what? Well, they are some fancy words describing something that is just plain old. But oh is it? When it comes to fascinating jewellery pieces, it is not something even near plain.
Vintage jewellery designs of natural elements featured as jewellery pieces were highly in fashion for a long time. They were seen to be more dominant in the Georgian and Victorian period. There was a great popularity of animal and insect themed costume jewellery pieces. The usage of insect and bug motifs in jewellery grew more in fashion popularity in the middle of the late 1800s. 
Many bug brooches, pendants, and rings were produced because of the high demand of affordable quality along with delicate workmanship. Intricate jewellery pieces made with enamel, Perspex, or rock crystal would be adorned with gems and seed pearls in sparkly and decorative colour combinations to depict the natural beauty of the insect in a unique vi…

Victorian Lily Of The Valley Pearl Brooch

A lovely example of a Victorian pearl set flower brooch. The lily of the valley brooch is crafted in 15 carat gold and looks exquisite. We have lots of similar quality items available to view and purchase from our Etsy store.