KELVA large size antique dresser box of opaque blown-molded hand painted glass with a hinged lid and hand painted pink wild roses on gray-brown mottled background, circa 1900

KELVA large size antique dresser box of opaque blown-molded hand painted glass with a hinged lid and hand painted pink wild roses on gray-brown mottled background, circa 1900 it is almost 8″ across. Made by CF Monroe Company in Meriden, Conn, who also made Wavecrest and Nakara glass, circa 1900.  The peach colored lining is … Continue reading “KELVA large size antique dresser box of opaque blown-molded hand painted glass with a hinged lid and hand painted pink wild roses on gray-brown mottled background, circa 1900”

PORTRAIT hand painted portrait of a beautiful auburn-haired lady, masterfully done and framed

PORTRAIT hand painted portrait of a beautiful auburn-haired lady, masterfully done and framed in brass that has etched flowers and leaves designs on it, 4″ by 3-1/4″.  The painting on this is fragile, and there are two places where it has rubbed off a bit, at 4 o’clock and 7:00 o’clock, as seen in the … Continue reading “PORTRAIT hand painted portrait of a beautiful auburn-haired lady, masterfully done and framed”

NETTIE ROSENSTEIN portrait brooch hand painted child, 1960s

NETTIE ROSENSTEIN portrait brooch with a hand painted child wearing a beautifully delicate lace cap. The portrait is surrounded by glass pearls and clear rhinestones all set in textured gold tone.  It even has a crown and leaves motif at the top of the setting. Marked “Nettie Rosenstein” on the back  and circa 1960, it is 2″ by 1-1/3″. The … Continue reading “NETTIE ROSENSTEIN portrait brooch hand painted child, 1960s”

VICTORIAN 10-14 karat yellow gold and hand painted portrait brooch with a pop-up loop for a necklace chain

VICTORIAN 10-14 karat yellow gold and hand painted portrait brooch with a flip-up loop for a necklace chain. It is hand painted with gold trim, marked “DIBB 10k” on the back bottom, 2-1/8″ by 1-5/8″. It is marked 14k on the catch and 10k on the frame, chain tests 10k but the catch doesn’t. I … Continue reading “VICTORIAN 10-14 karat yellow gold and hand painted portrait brooch with a pop-up loop for a necklace chain”

VICTORIAN mini hand painted portrait picture pendant with turquoise, signed by the artist

VICTORIAN miniature hand painted portrait pendant with turquoise beads, a signed piece that is 2-1/8″ by 1-5/8″.  This is perfect to wear on a gold chain or to display on your desk or dresser.  The artist’s signature is looks like the initials “LD”. Looking under magnification, you can see the lovely brushstrokes creating the translucent … Continue reading “VICTORIAN mini hand painted portrait picture pendant with turquoise, signed by the artist”

BAKELITE butter yellow bangle, hand painted

BAKELITE butter yellow bangle with hand painted pink, red and green flowers, 2-1/2″ by 7/8″ by 1/4″, paint as is with some missing places.   View   #B33372   $98.00

PORTRAIT brooch with a hand painted portrait under glass surrounded with natural pearls

PORTRAIT brooch with a hand painted portrait under glass surrounded with natural pearls and set in 800/1000 silver, 1-3/4″ by 1-1/3″.  The intricate detail in this portrait is beyond amazing! It looks a bit like the Armada portrait of Queen Elizabeth I of England, some of which you can see HERE.  The crown she wears … Continue reading “PORTRAIT brooch with a hand painted portrait under glass surrounded with natural pearls”