Wednesday, 24 June 2015

Antique marquis Opal and Diamond Ring 18Ct Gold

A very attractive Victorian marquis shape ring which displays gorgeous fiery opal and complimented with sparkling diamonds around the edge. The bands splits into three at the shoulders and is finished with ornate scrolls which adds to the overall quality of this antique ring.
The gold is hallmarked inside for gold quality, the year 1899 and assay office Chester.

Tuesday, 23 June 2015

Beautiful Antique Gold Cameo Brooch With Pearls

This is a superb quality Victorian cameo brooch complete with safety chain.
The carving is crisp and shows excellent detail.
The oval mount has an ornate design and is set with four pearls.

Antique Diamond Solitaire

A beautiful Art Deco period diamond ring which displays a good quality old cut stone set in an interesting three way split shoulder setting. The stone is of good grade and displays natural sparkle
The ring is stamped for gold quality.

Sunday, 21 June 2015

Bernard Instone Silver and Topaz Scarf Ring C1930s

A superb and rare scarf ring from the British Arts And Crafts jeweller Bernard Instone.

The sterling silver ring displays a magnificent blue oval shape topaz stone which is set into a silver mount with intricate design of grapes with acorns entwined.This piece has been marked STERLING. Instone often didn't sign his work such as this but all his pieces are very distinctive.His pieces are sought after and he is a highly collectible jeweller, designer and silversmith of the later BritishArtsAnd Crafts movement.

Antique Dutch Silver Bird Pepperette - Hallmark Date 1926

Antique Silver Bird Pepperette - Dutch Hallmarks 1926