Vintage/antique GARNET jewelry
Garnet as a gemstone had its heyday in Victorian era when other dark "anti-gems" such as pyrite & jet were also popular. Garnets were thought to cure blood disorders or anger. Pyrope is the name of the deep red, orange-red or purplish garnet. Major source of garnet gems from the Renaissance through the Victorian Era were the "Bohemian " pyrope deposits in the vicinity of Trebenice, Czechoslovakia, thus the name Bohemian garnets. (http://www.auntjudysattic.com/Antique_Jewelery12.htm)
Victorian Garnet and Rose Cut Diamond Ring "A rich almond red 8.00 carat oval cabochon garnet is set in a delicate bezel setting and adorned with a striking, eight-legged star appliqué twinkling with rose-cut diamonds in yellow gold in this splendid, original antique Victorian ring. The wide rose gold shank is hand engraved. The garnet measures 3/4 by 5/8 inches." Diamond Rings, Victorian Garnet, Garnet Heirloom, Ageless Heirloom, 5 Diamonds Ring Antique, Antique Victorian Jewelry, Star Ring, Victorian Oval Ring, Garnet Star
ring most likely dates to the 18th century and is English or continental. Its flat gold band is decorated with scroll supporters and three small garnets on each side of a large oblong central garnet.
Pair of Gold Bracelets with Cut Out Wine Leaves, Garnets, Amethyst and Enamel. | Palaiokastro, Thessaly. c. 1st Century BC - more than vintage !!!!
A 99-carat center stone is surrounded by another 50 carats of garnets in shades ranging from deep red to bright orange, all set in 22-karat yellow gold. Photo: Thomas R. DuBrock, Houston Museum Of Natural Science / HC Doors, Deep Red, Houston Museum, Jewelry Design, Fabergè Ieri, Stone, Faberg Jewelri, Bright Orang, 50 Carat
A 99-carat center polished garnet is surrounded by another 50 carats of garnets in shades ranging from deep red to bright orange, all set in 22-karat yellow gold. - Houston Museum Of Natural Science
This is from one of my favorite vintage & antique jewelry sellers - Alicia Boyle. Isn't it gorgeous? Victorian Garnet Brooch Locket Pendant Large Antique by boylerpf, $850.00 Locket Brooch, Brooch Pendant, Brooches, Brooch Locket, Victorian Garnet, Garnet Brooch, Antiqu Jewelri, Locket Pendant, Antiques
This early 20th century necklace is made in the Bohemian garnet style of the late 1800's. It is studded with glowing orangy red garnets and draped in festoons of floral garlands. The garnets are set in rose gilded base metal. Lang Antiqu, Antique Shops, Style, Bohemian Garnet, Necklaces, Floral Necklac, Antiqu Baubl, Jewelri, Garnet Necklac
Thirteen rectangular links set with thirty-one garnets each comprise this wonderful antique, yet geometric, Bohemian garnet bracelet . Base metal
Bohemian Garnet Flexible Bracelet - 40-1-1179 - Lang Antiques
late-nineteenth century Middle-Europe comes this lovely faceted garnet bracelet composed of eleven graduated snowflakes
ART NOUVEAU Floral Ring Two Colour Gold Demantoid Garnet Diamond H: 3 cm (1.18 in) Marks: '56' zolotniks rose & green gold with Moscow marks for 1908-1917 Russian, c.1908 Ring Case Old cut diamonds 0.40 cts approx Galleries, Demantoid Garnet, Jewelleri, Diamonds, Nouveau Floral, Garnet Diamond, Antiqu, Art Nouveaujewelri, Floral Rings
ART NOUVEAU Floral Ring - Two Colour Gold Demantoid Garnet Diamond - '56' zolotniks rose and green gold & Moscow marks for 1908-1917 - Russian, c.1908
Necklace, 1764 - Maker: Benjamin Gurdon & Son - London, England - Silver, gold, garnet (MV: W-2687) - Throughout the 1760s and 1770s Martha Washington amassed a large set of garnet jewelry for herself and her daughter, Martha Parke Custis 18Th Centuri, Jewelri Pearl, Histor Cloth, Januari Birthston, Ajewelrymodern Jewelri, Garnet Jewelri, Antiqu Garnet
Necklace, 1764 - Maker: Benjamin Gurdon & Son - London, England - Silver, gold, garnet (MV: W-2687) - Throughout the 1760s and 1770s Martha Washington amassed a large set of garnet jewelry for herself and her daughter, Martha Parke Custis