Acanthus Antiques - Estate Jewelry, Period Furniture and Fine Art
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre 1920 item #1257249
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$850.00
A striking large 14K gold and prong set coral cocktail ring, c. 1960s or 70s. The ring has an abstract branch design with 9 smaller coral balls surrounding one larger one. One of the smaller beads appear to have been replaced, but it isn't terribly noticeable. Otherwise, condition is very good. The ring is a size 8 1/2 and the top has a diameter of 1 1/8". It weighs 17.5 grams and tests 14K.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Cufflinks and Accessories : Gold : Pre 1980 item #1256952
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$1,495.00
A fine pair of vintage Black Starr & Frost 18K gold toggle back cufflinks in their original box. The cufflinks have a classic square design with ridges. They measure 3/4" square and weigh 19.7 grams. They are marked BS&F 18K and the maker's mark. Condition is excellent and they date c. 1970s.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre 1980 item #1256499
Acanthus Antiques
$7,500.00
A fine vintage 14K solid gold rope twist chain necklace, c. 1980s. The necklace measures 30" and is able to go over the head without even opening it. It has a safety clasp and is marked 14K. The diameter is 14 mm. The necklace weighs 176 grams and is in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1256452
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$13,500.00
A wonderful long chunky necklace in 18K gold, c. 1980s. The necklace consists of graduating nugget type gold beads which are strung on a gold chain. There is a drop hanging from the larger kidney shaped base at the bottom. The necklace was purchased in Greece in the 1980s. It tests 18K, there are no marks. It measures 24 3/4" in length, and the drop measures 2" including the two beads. There is a hook type of clasp. The necklace is in excellent condition and weighs 192.7 grams.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1256427
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$1,500.00
A wonderful vintage Modernist period 18K gold abstract ring with diamonds and sapphires. The ring has 10 prong set diamonds (set in white gold prongs) approximately .25 carat weight. There are also 4 prong set Marquis shaped sapphires. The gold has a textured surface, almost resembling natural coral. It is marked 18K, but has no maker's mark. It measures 1" at its widest. The back has a smooth area so it has probably been sized, but could be sized again...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1256405
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$1,500.00
A vintage wonderful splashy gilt sterling silver bracelet with bezel set amethysts in varying shapes. The large bracelet has four links with pale purple faceted amethysts. The bracelet dates c. 1960s and measures 8 1/4" in length, 2 3/4" in width. It weighs 218.5 grams. There is one chip on a stone in a house shaped bezel, second ling from the clasp. Otherwise, condition is very good and it is marked 925 on the clasp.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Art Nouveau : Pre 1900 item #1255894
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$2,200.00
A finely carved large deep salmon colored cameo which has been made into a ring. The carving of the Art Nouveau woman has high relief. It shows her flowing hair tied up, and her loose flowing gown. The 14K gold mounting is quite substantial and decorated on the sides and the shank. The ring is a size 8, but can be changed. The cameo measures 1 1/2" in height and 1 1 /8" in width. It weighs 21.1 grams. The cameo dates c. 1900 and is in excellent condition...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre 1960 item #1255893
Acanthus Antiques
$750.00
A fine vintage 14K gold and carnelian bangle bracelet, probably Chinese in origin. The gold mounts test 14K but are not marked. They have a slight engraved decoration. The bracelet has a safety chain. It measures 3 1/8" in diameter, the opening diameter is 2 3/8". The carnelian measures 10 mm in width. It weighs 40.3 grams and is in excellent condition. It probably dates c. 1950s.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1255892
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$4,500.00
An exquisitely carved coral flower basket with roses and asters. The coral has been mounted with an abstract modernist 18K gold bezel decorated with 10 prong set diamonds, approximately .45 carats. The brooch is marked 14K and also has a large hook to allow it to be worn on a strong chain as a pendant. The coral has a very deep salmon color to it, not quite red. It measures 3 1/8" wide:, 2 1/2" in height and weighs 79.8 grams. Condition is excellent and it probably dates c. 1950s.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Platinum : Vintage : Pre 1940 item #1255891
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$1,400.00
A fine vintage two row prong set diamond and platinum ring or anniversary band. The ring dates c. 1930s and has a total of 16 small diamonds, approximately .50 carat. The ring is marked 10% irid plat which is common for that period. The ring is a size 7 and measures 7 mm in maximum width. It weighs 6.2 grams and condition is very good.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1980 item #1255126
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A fabulous vintage faux sapphire and amethyst costume bracelet by Christian Dior, c. 1980s. The quality is amazing and the faceted rhinestones are bezel set. The piece is signed Christian Dior on the clasp. It measures 8" in length and Maximum width of 1". It is quite heavy, 110.6 grams. Condition is excellent.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Deco : Pre 1930 item #1255124
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$650.00
A wonderful pair of Continental silver Lorgnette or opera glasses, c. 1920s. The floral design on the front has two bezel set onyx and is decorated all over with marcasites. The lorgnette opens and closes well, with spring mechanism nicely functioning. They are marked RAU and have a serial number. Additionally, they have European silver hallmarks (probably French). It has it's original bale, also decorated with marcasites, to allow it to be worn on a chain...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Cufflinks and Accessories : Silver : Pre 1960 item #1254739
Acanthus Antiques
$275.00
A fine pair of two sided gilt sterling silver and guilloche enamel cufflinks signed by the maker Norne. Each side of the cufflink depicts a different scene. One is winter with a moose pulling a sled, the other side is a summer sunrise ocean scene. The cufflinks are marked 925 S and N in a box on one side and Norne, on the other. They measure 7/8" by 3/8" and weigh11 grams. Condition is excellent and they date c. 1950s.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Cufflinks and Accessories : Silver : Pre 1980 item #1254090
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$195.00
A whimsical pair of sterling silver toggle back cufflinks with the faces of pussy cats on the top. The cats are very expressive with garnet colored glass eyes. They are extremely well cast. The cufflinks have toggle back for easy shirt usage. Condition is excellent. Diameter: 7/8", Weight: 5.1 grams. They are stamped 925 and "VAS Sterling"
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Cufflinks and Accessories : Gold : Pre 1920 item #1254088
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$325.00
A fine pair of 14K gold cufflinks by the Carter Gough, Co. of Newark, New Jersey. The cufflinks have a two sided open work design with engraved decoration. They have the Carter Gough mark and are marked 14K. They date c. 1920 and have a 9/16" diameter. They weigh 7.3 grams. Condition is excellent.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Platinum : Retro : Pre 1950 item #1254023
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$3,200.00
An exquisite large Retro period 14K rose gold ring in the form of a bow with a large diamond in the center. The center diamonds is approximately .50 carat and in a white gold bezel. The ring has additional pave diamonds and prong set rubies. Dimensions: Ring Size 8 1/2, Length: 1", Width: 7/8", Weight: 10 grams. It is marked 14K. Condition is excellent and the ring dates from the Retro period, c. 1940s.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Designer Signed : Pre 1960 item #1254020
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$3,500.00
A wonderful and unusual vintage Japanese Mikimoto bracelet, c. 1960s. The bracelet is composed of seven links of 14K gold, with ten 3.5 mm pearls surrounding a 7 mm pearl in the center. The connectors have nice engraved decoration. The bracelet measures 7" in length and 3/4" in width. It weighs 22.5 grams and is in excellent condition. It is marked K14 and "M" in an oyster shell for Mikimoto. The pearls have the wonderful luster and color that Mikimoto is known for.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Designer Signed : Pre 1960 item #1254015
Acanthus Antiques
$750.00
A fine pair of vintage sterling silver and cultured Akoya pearl earrings by Mikimoto, of Japan. The earrings date c. 1950s and have screw backs which are marked with M in an oyster shell for Mikimoto and Silver. (The Japanese use 95% pure silver). The earrings each have 17 pearls, ranging from 3.5, the smallest to 9 mm in the center. The pearls are of very fine quality. The earrings measure 1" in diameter and are in excellent condition.