Antique Turquoise Jewelry | Durango Silver Company
This is a beautiful selection of authentic Antique Turquoise Jewelry from around the world. Turquoise was one of the first gemstones found by man over 7,500 years ago. Antique Turquoise Jewelry is very special, collectible and will grow in value in the years to come.
Three-colour gold tiara with swags of leaves and flowers surmounted by a row of large flowers formed by clusters of turquoises surrounded by cannetille work with a small diamond in the centre. It has been converted from a frontlet ornament of c.1805 and a French import mark and French design registry mark are on the loop at each end.
Antique Victorian Watch Fob Snakes Turquoise Glass Cabochons Gold Plated - this is an early copy of Turquoise Jewelry from the 1870's showing you that Turquoise Jewelry was popular and valuable back in the Victorian period of time.
An Antique Turquoise Fly Pin from the Victorian Period, approximately 1870. This beautiful Turquoise pin has Persian Turquoise which dates it to this period. Most antique Turquoise Jewelry has Persian Turquoise and can be detected by a clear Robbins Egg blue with no matrix / inclusions.
Persian Turquoise Tiara from France, circa 1890. This is a beautiful antique tiara in with scrolled leaf details and a carved cameo in Persian turquoise. Ends are made for a ribbon attachment. A gorgeous collectors piece with a beautiful patina!
Victorian Persian Turquoise & Ruby 14K Rose Gold Ring circa 1890. Turquoise in gold has been very popular throughout Europe for well over 500 years.
This is a classic Persian turquoise and pearl necklace and earring set, believe to be made in Persia between 1860 - 1880 period. Persians have highly regarded Turquoise for several thousand years. They have always held clear Robbins egg blue as the ultimate grade of Turquoise.
Turquoise Chandelier Earrings - Conquest Style by Carlos Diaz circa 1990. This is a retro re-creation of antique style earring by and American Jeweler, a beautiful job and you can date this pair of earring by the blue/green Turquoise with inclusions in the stones.
An antique 18k gold and turquoise hair ornament, circa 1860--so gorgeous! This type of Turquoise Jewelry was rare and unusual in the early 1800's and it still is here in 2014
Victorian. 18k Gold and Turquoise Crossover Bracelet, c1880.
A fabulous Turquoise and Natural Pearl Necklace from the Victorian period 1875. This is a spectacular piece to die for in 2014!
SILVER-GILT, TURQUOISE, SEED PEARL AND GARNET SNAKE NECKLACE AND EARRINGS Designed as a graduated series of coiled snake links set with cabochon turquoises and pearls suspending floral motifs, the eyes set with round garnets, length 16 inches; together with a pair of earrings of similar design; both pieces circa 1830.
Antique Gold, Banded Turquoise and Black Enamel Bangle Bracelet The gold bangle with one round banded agate is encircled by numerous small round cabochons of turquoise, an openwork scalloped outline, decorated with black enamel and round and pear-shaped cabochon turquoise, flanked by round and pear-shaped turquoise and black enamel, accented by an engraved flower motif, the reverse with glazed compartment, approximately 31 dwt. Inner circle 6 1/2 inch