VICTORIAN gilt silver hinged bangle with aesthetic design, 1880s

VICTORIAN gilt silver hinged bangle with birds, bamboo and leaves design, clasp is marked “Vaughton’s patent” inside along with maker’s mark “V&S”, circa 1880s Aesthetic or Japonesque style, 6-2/3″ by 1′. As you can see in the pictures, some of the gold has softly worn off in places. The Aesthetic period was inspired by simple naturalistic asymmetrical … Continue reading “VICTORIAN gilt silver hinged bangle with aesthetic design, 1880s”

VICTORIAN sterling silver locket and collar circa 1880s, lovely etched urn and foliate design

VICTORIAN sterling silver locket and collar circa 1880s. The locket has a lovely etched urn and foliate design on the front and a garter motif on the back with fittings inside for two pictures but no photo cover. The locket is 1-1/2″ by 1-1/4″, the collar 16-1/2″” and 1-1/4″ wide. View View View View View … Continue reading “VICTORIAN sterling silver locket and collar circa 1880s, lovely etched urn and foliate design”

VICTORIAN sterling silver brooch with the saying Ye Spider and Ye Flie (fly) with raised insects

VICTORIAN sterling silver brooch with the saying “Ye Spider and Ye Flie (fly)” with raised insects and a scalloped edge, 1-5/8″ by 1″ and heavy for it’s size. The maker’s mark on the back is “H&M”, and the registration mark is for the date November 16,1880. The design is a fly on a branch facing … Continue reading “VICTORIAN sterling silver brooch with the saying Ye Spider and Ye Flie (fly) with raised insects”

VICTORIAN sterling silver charm bracelet and shamrock charm

VICTORIAN sterling silver charm bracelet with a sterling shamrock good luck charm, 7-3/4″ by 1/3″ and the charm is about 7/8″. It tests as sterling, although it is not marked, and it is in excellent condition including the secure clasp, a great addition to your Victorian jewelry wardrobe. The black dots on the shamrock are only the reflection of the lens on … Continue reading “VICTORIAN sterling silver charm bracelet and shamrock charm”

VICTORIAN S&Co sterling silver baby nursery rhyme rattle

VICTORIAN baby sterling silver baby nursery rhyme rattle whistle “Hey Diddle Diddle” with that rhyme embossed both sides of the body, marked “S&Co” for the maker, hallmarked for Birmingham and 1907, bells intact and whistle working, 3-3/4″ by 1-5/8″. It is mother-of-pearl with a sterling handle, all in excellent condition. View View #V38786 $398.00