VICTORIAN antique basket brooch in sterling silver with rose and yellow gold overlay, hallmarked 1885 for William Clark Manton

VICTORIAN antique basket brooch in sterling silver with rose and yellow gold overlay. The basket is spilling over with flowers and leaves and the brooch has a lovely dental edge. It is hallmarked on the back side for Birmingham date 1885, sterling silver and a maker’s mark “WCM” for William Clark Manton, size 1-3/4″ by … Continue reading “VICTORIAN antique basket brooch in sterling silver with rose and yellow gold overlay, hallmarked 1885 for William Clark Manton”

VICTORIAN special antique wide sterling silver hinged bangle in a cuff design with rose- and yellow-gold overlaid flowers and leaves, a lace looking edging and etched designs

VICTORIAN special antique wide sterling silver hinged bangle in a cuff design with rose- and yellow-gold overlaid flowers and leaves, a lace looking edging and etched designs with graduated beading. It has elegant detail and is from the 1880s. The initials on the back side are “HW” and the bangle is 6-2/3″ wearable size and … Continue reading “VICTORIAN special antique wide sterling silver hinged bangle in a cuff design with rose- and yellow-gold overlaid flowers and leaves, a lace looking edging and etched designs”

VICTORIAN sweetheart rose flower locket brooch, an antique sterling silver, rose- and yellow-gold brooch with magnificent detail

VICTORIAN sweetheart rose flower locket brooch, an antique sterling silver, rose- and yellow-gold brooch with magnificent detail. It has intricate rose gold roses and yellow gold leaves with etched stems in the background. It also has a double beaded edge, and an open locket compartment on the back with glass cover on it for a … Continue reading “VICTORIAN sweetheart rose flower locket brooch, an antique sterling silver, rose- and yellow-gold brooch with magnificent detail”

VICTORIAN antique  birds locket brooch in sterling silver with and rose and yellow gold birds sitting on etched flowered branches

VICTORIAN antique birds locket brooch in sterling silver with and rose and yellow gold birds sitting on etched flowered branches with ferns and grasses on the front. On the back is a locket with a clear cover for a photo or a lock of hair. This charming pin belonged to my friend who collects antique … Continue reading “VICTORIAN antique  birds locket brooch in sterling silver with and rose and yellow gold birds sitting on etched flowered branches”

VICTORIAN floral locket brooch, and antique sterling silver oval brooch with etched designs of flowers and leaves and a detailed beaded edge

VICTORIAN floral locket brooch, and antique sterling silver oval brooch with etched designs of flowers, fruit and leaves and a detailed beaded edge. There is a locket compartment with a cover on back for a photo or a lock of hair. The brooch has a c-catch and tube hinge, circa 1880, 1-5/8″ at the widest … Continue reading “VICTORIAN floral locket brooch, and antique sterling silver oval brooch with etched designs of flowers and leaves and a detailed beaded edge”

VICTORIAN sterling silver, rose and yellow gold sweetheart brooch

VICTORIAN sterling silver sweetheart brooch with yellow and rose gold overlaid flowers and leaves, 1-1/8″. These are fun to wear alone or in groups, and they were often worn at the neck, as this jpg of a vintage photo shows HERE. It was made in the 1880s. View #V38312 $98.00