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Hellenistic intaglio ring

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Hellenistic intaglio ring

Hellenistic banded agate intaglio of ca 200 B.C. in Victorian gold setting.The intaglio depicts a warrior with a helmet. Ring ca 1880 Ring size:"M" + 1/2 = US ...

Early Tudor silver gilt hat badge

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Early Tudor silver gilt hat badge

English ca 1480 silver gilt and niello decorated circular and "double" skinned hat badge. Niello decoration has been used in Europe since Byzantine times and by the ...

Eighteenth century intaglio ring

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Eighteenth century intaglio ring

"Large" sard-onyx intaglio ca 1770 in modern high carat mount. The subject might be referring to the Troyan wars in the 12 th century B.C..The mourning figure in the...

Roman Gold Ring

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Roman Gold Ring

Ancient Roman gold ring with a carnelian intaglio with an eagle, symbol of Rome.Good patina , wear and small damage of the bezel. Thee highly domed carnelian intagli...

Medieval silver ring

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Medieval silver ring

Medieval silver band with inscription in "black lettering. The inscription managed to defeat me so I would be grateful for anyone's help. Measurement of the band:...

Eighteenth Century Diamond Brooch

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Eighteenth Century Diamond Brooch

Eighteenth century silver and diamond brooch, as a bow and drop. The diamonds are foiled from the back. ca 1760 . 47 mm across and 50 mm vertical

Late Eighteenth Century Devotional Gold Pendant

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Late Eighteenth Century Devotional Gold Pendant

High carat gold filigree and painted glass pendant. Probably Mexico ca 1780

Eighteenth Century Niccolo intaglio Ring

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Eighteenth Century Niccolo intaglio Ring

Large eighteenth century "niccolo" intaglio ring. The intaglio is ca 1770 , the high carat gold mounts are later. The intaglio is of Diomedes stealing the Palladium...

1700 memorial ring

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1700 memorial ring

Ca 1700 English memorial ring in gold and rock crystal. Double monogram in gold braiding under the table cut rock crystal. Very good and crisp condition.... size o...

Greek gold ring

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Greek gold ring

Small gold ring with a chased female portrait. Western Greece ca 450 B.C. Such rings can be found in all major Museums.The portrait can be an actual portrait, or it ...

Ancient intaglio ring

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Ancient intaglio ring

Carnelian intaglio ca first century A.D. in later mount. The mildly domed intaglio is depicting three mounted riders. Interestingly the riders are not armed. Could ...

Early Seventeenth Century Pendant

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Early Seventeenth Century Pendant

Early seventeenth century gold pendant, with rubies, and painted miniature of the adoration the Magi. The gold work is enameled with flowers and baroque motifs. The ...

Gnostic intaglio ring

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Gnostic intaglio ring

Rare Gnostic / magical / carved gem,intaglio of a "double Typhon" Ptolemaic era Alexandria ca 100 A.D. The ring is from a later date, high carat unmarked. Measurem...

Devotional silver pendant

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Devotional silver pendant

Fire gilt devotional silver pendant. Probably pert of a rosary. Dated 1665. German.

Roman gold ring

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Roman gold ring

Ancient Roman gold ring with garnet.Ca 400 A.D. Measurements of bezel:14 x 11 mm Ring size : "Q" = US 8 + 1/4

Cameo ring

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Cameo ring

Early eighteenth century cameo of Emperor Claudius in a modern high carat gold mount. Measurement of bezel:25 x 19 mm Ring size : "P" + 1/2 = US 8

Amulet

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Amulet

Nineteenth century amulet, of a ferret / probably/ jaws in silver setting. The silver setting is with hinges , as to facilitate the jaws to open....Probably a huntin...

Sixteenth century gold ring

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Sixteenth century gold ring

Cast gold ring with enamel, and a garnet. Probably Spanish ca 1600. Measurement of bezel: 11.5 mm Ring size : "O" = US 7+ 1/4

Memento Mori Ring

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Memento Mori Ring

Black enamelled gold , Memento Mori ring with the inside engraving of : " Gone before* Not forgotten" with two intertwining hearts following this massage. The ring i...

Roman gold “fede” ring

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Roman gold “fede” ring

Ancient gold ring with chased bezel of clasping hands, as a "Fede" ring. These rings were made to celebrate betrothal, or a love token, or indeed just a symbol of fr...

Eighteenth century garnet and diamonds ring

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Eighteenth century garnet and diamonds ring

English ca 1780 gold and diamonds and garnet ring, with "rope" decoration hoop. The tiny rose cut diamonds are arranged above the " heart" shaped garnet as a crown. ...

Young Hercules Ancient Intaglio Ring

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Young Hercules Ancient Carnelian Intaglio Ring

A beautifully carved first century A.D. carnelian intaglio of Young Hercules in a later high carat mount.The young male in flowing robe with a lance or staff with a ...

Eighteenth century gold poesy ring

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Eighteenth century gold poesy ring

Eighteenth century gold poesy ring with the sentiment: "Hearts united live contented" Ring size "Q" = US 8+1/4 with of the band is 5 mm. weight 5.7 gr

Indian mutiny gold ring

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Indian mutiny gold ring

22 carat gold ring, inscribed with the name of Color Sergeant Daniel Beare who fought in the British army during the Indian Mutiny in 1857 and was awarded the Indian...

Seventeenth century gold ring

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Seventeenth century gold ring

Ca 1630-40 gold ring with the initials of IHS/ "IHS" is sometimes interpreted as meaning Iesus Hominum Salvator ("Jesus, Savior of men" in Latin) Early seventeenth ...

Roman intaglio of Chiron

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Roman intaglio of Chiron

In Greek mythology, Chiron was held to be the superlative centaur among his brethren. His personal skills tend to match those of Apollo, his foster father (sometimes...

Enameled portrait and gold slide

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Enameled portrait and gold slide

Ca 1680 enameled portrait set into a high carat gold slide. Slides were used with a silk ribbon and were worn on the wrist or as a necklace.Probably English. Measur...

Eighteenth century intaglio ring

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Eighteenth century intaglio ring

A very finely carved carnelian intaglio of Emperor Galba, in a high carat gold "swivel" ring. These rings were popular in Rome and generally in Italy, during the per...

Visigothic cloak pin

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Visigothic cloak pin

Seventh century Visigothic cloak pin. Gilt bronze, the pin is mainly missing. The Visigoths were a nomadic people who having sacked Rome settled in today's Spain in ...

1500 gold ring with garnet

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1500 gold ring with garnet

Early ca 1500 European gold ring with cabochon garnet.The underside of the ring is engraved. The hoop or ring is circular in diameter. measurement of bezel 12 x 10 ...

Gold Diamonds and ruby snake ring

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Gold Diamonds and ruby snake ring

Ca 1790 gold English snake ring with small diamond eyes and a ruby. ring size : "Q" = US"8" + 1/4

Eleventh century Umayyad silver finger ring

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Eleventh century Umayyad silver finger ring

Ca 1050 Umayyad silver ring from Al Andalus. The bezel is engraved with Kufic script Rinsize :"O" = US "7" + 1/4 Measurements of bezel 13 x 11 mm Weight : 4.8 gr...

SELECTION OF VICTORIAN SCOTTISH JEWELLRY

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SELECTION OF VICTORIAN SCOTTISH JEWELLRY

SELECTION FROM OUR STOCK OF VICTORIAN SCOTTISH JEWELLRY C.1850 THE LEAF BROOCH AND THE BRACELET ARE SOLD.

Antique filigree ruby earrings

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Antique filigree ruby earrings

A fine pair of filigree high carat gold earrings set with rubies

Georgian Diamond and Citrine earrings

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Georgian Diamond and Citrine earrings

A Fine Georgian pair of girodole earrings set with diamonds ( approx 1 carat) 3 drop citrine briolettes In excellent condition silver and gold

GEORGAIN STUDS

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GEORGAIN STUDS

A fine boxed set of diamond paste georgian studs. Each stone is 10mm cushion shape set in a cut down silver setting Ideal for earrings Carat size of each stone - 4...

SHELL CAMEO

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SHELL CAMEO

A fine shell cameo with detailed carving

GEORGIAN EARRINGS

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GEORGIAN EARRINGS

A pair of Georgian paste earrings with gold ear wires in excellent condition made into earrings from a necklace...see other listings for different sizes size ...

Ancient scarab in nineteenth century gold mount

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Ancient scarab in nineteenth century gold mount

Ancient aventurine scarab ca 1500 B.C. set in high carat gold with inscription inside in French “Mon sang teint les banniers de France” /my blood taints the banner o...

Blue Chalcedony and diamonds broach by Tillander

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Blue Chalcedony and diamonds broach by Tillander

A Fabergé workmaster is a craftsman who owned his own workshop and produced jewelry, silver or objets d’art for the House of Fabergé When Carl Fabergé took over the ...

Early Posy Ring

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Early Posy Ring

Early gold posy ring.Ca 1680 , engraved inside ” live to love eternally ” Size “O”+1/2. Weight 1.9 gr

Roman Gold Intaglio Ring

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Roman Gold Intaglio Ring

Roman gold and carnelian intaglio ring.The carnelian intaglio of the bearded male wearing the Phrygian cap is probably, Mithras. Mithras was a Persian deity. He was...

Medieval sapphire ring

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Medieval sapphire ring

Ca 1400 gold ring with cabochon sapphire, and engraved shoulders. The underside of the sapphire is accommodated by the goldsmith with a dimple so as to house the who...

Rock crystal and silver reliquary

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Rock crystal and silver reliquary

ca 1600 probably Italian reliquary with rock crystal and silver. The relics are housed in nine small hollowed out dome of a large octagonal crystal. To give the back...

Order of Christ ca 1800

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Order of Christ ca 1800

Ca 1790-1800 "large" Portuguese order of Christ, in silver, garnets, and paste. The order's origins lie in the Knights Templar, founded circa 1118. The knights s...

Late medieval silver ring

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Late medieval silver ring

Ca 1450-1500 gilt silver ring, the design of the shape might be a throwback to the middle east and perhaps brought back by the crusaders. The top is fire gilt and th...

Late medieval silver ring

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Late medieval silver ring

Ca 1450-1500 silver ring with a shield and reverse monogram of " L b ". Around the shield seem in black lettering "laul 'eus " All in deep seal engraving as to use ...

Portuguese paste brooch

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Portuguese paste brooch

Silver brooch ca 1760-70 , Portuguese, with blue paste.These colors are the more exotic versions of the very popular white paste jewelry produced in the second half ...

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