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Eye Jewelry

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Eye Jewelry

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Pocket watch with lover's eye


Pin - Portrait of a Right Eye, c. 1800, English, Watercolor on ivory.

COLLECTION OF FOUR PORTRAITS OF EYES, CIRCA 1820 AND LATER Comprising: an asymmetric heart-shaped brooch, containing a miniature depicting a gentleman's right eye, with brown iris; a rectangular brooch, inset with a portrait miniature of a gentleman's left eye, with blue iris; a pear-shaped pendant set with a miniature of a gentleman's right eye with brown iris and miniature of a lady's right eye with brown iris, to a repoussé frame, circa 1830, all painted on ivory

Oval brooch and pendant surrounded by 14 split pearls with 14 small satellite pearls; brown left eye. Inscribed initials on reverse: “J.A.T.,” “W.V.T.,” “J.M.T.” Circa 1835–40., from the Birmingham Art Museum


Lot | Sotheby's

antique jewelry lover's eye bracelet

Eye portrait (Lover's eye), circa 1800 Brooch Originally created as intimate tokens of affections between lovers or families, the first of these was thought to have been commissioned in the 1780s by the English Prince Regent for his lover Mrs. Fitzherbert. They were popular in England and France, but rare in America. After 1800 eye portraits often were associated with mourning and fell out of fashion by the 1840s. Gold, glass, watercolor The Henry Ford Collection

antique Georgian Lover's Eye pearl and crystal brooch

Georgian Eye Jewellery

Lover's Eye in a heart-shaped gold locket.

Fatima Ronquillo

lovers eye brooch

35 Untapped Fashion Trends From Forgotten Decades

It is said that in the 18th and 19th centuries, wealthy british and european lovers exchanged ‘eye miniatures’ - love tokens so clandestine that even now it is almost impossible to identify their recipients or the people they depict. They were meant to be worn inside the lapel, near the heart.

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Victorian Mourning Brooch - Irish Lover's Eye - by mabgraves

"Bound Hand with Lover's Eye" 7x5 inches, oil on panel at Meyer East Gallery

lovers eye jewelry rings A pair of gold betrothal rings reputed to have been exchanged by Lord Nelson and Lady Hamilton, English 1805

: Adler locket ring

RARE Georgian Lovers Eye Miniature Gold Garnet Pendant 1790 Private Collection

Eye ring c. 1790-1815

ON SALE Necklace 1004 gypsy talisman evil eye by TuscanRose,

Circa 1849 - miniature eye portrait.


Georgian Eye Portrait Pendant