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Vintage/antique IVORY jewelry

... and if someone knows a book about ivory jewelry, PLEASE tell me !!!

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Jean Paul Gaultier Spring 2013 - Details - WOW !! if it is antique ivory ................!!!!

pendant - 1915 Antique Double Elk Ivory Tooth Acorn Oak Leaf Pendant Fob

  • Tulay Tuncay

    I have 2 pendants in beautiful well-detailed gold oak leaf and acorn settings and a pair of nickel silver earrings that are dated with location annotated from the 1890's. I bought them all in Prague, CZ. I would like to sell them if anyone is interested.

pendant - Victorian Pre Ban Ivory Tiger Tooth Trophy

Africa | Ivory bracelet that has been repaired with metal. ca, prior to 1922 | Part of the Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1992 collection. {unfortunately badly cracked }

Brooklyn Museum: Arts of Africa: Bracelet

Africa | Ivory bracelet from the DR Congo. ca, prior to 1922 | Part of the Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1992 collection.

Africa | Ivory bracelet from the Democratic Republic of Congo. | Age, prior to 1938.

Brooklyn Museum: Arts of Africa: Bracelet

Africa | Ivory and fiber bracelet. Made in the DR Congo, prior to 1922. | A large ivory bracelet made of two pieces of ivory joined by leather thongs along its vertical sides.

Brooklyn Museum: Arts of Africa: Bracelet

Victorian finely carved ivory bird with nest brooch

Bones Cameo, Classic Greek, Chains Antiques, Antiques Charms, Vintage Antiques Ivory, Carvings, Vintagee Antiques Ivory, Vintageantiqu Ivory, Bones Classic

Bacchante cameo brooch in ivory

Victorian ivory horse cane with Sterling silver collar, decorated with a horseshoe, jockey's cap and whip over ebony shaft

ivory ring

antique sterling and ivory baby teether/rattle

Gorgeous selection of old Ivory bracelets. In Angela Fisher's Africa Adorned book, you see that this type of bracelet has been worn in Africa for decades now.

Ivory Bangles - ethnic jewels

Georgian Mortality-Immortality pendant

Georgian, Victorian, other

Mortality & Immortality ivory pendant Georgian Circa 1800 - A double-headed ivory carving, circa 1800, an allegory of mortality and immortality. One side depicts a skull with hollow eyes and the other the head of Christ. Probably originally a rosary bead, the carving has a silver pendant fitting. It is 1 and 1/8 inches long, 3/4 of an inch wide and immaculate

Ivory pin of a dove and flowers, marked Crystal Palace. The Great Exhibition of 1851 in London was conceived to symbolize the industrial, military and economic superiority of Great Britain, and was held in the Crystal Palace.

  • Terri Joyce

    My mother has one of these. Did you find out any value on it?

Rosary, ca. 1500–1525 German Ivory, silver, partially gilded mounts Each bead of the rosary represents the bust of a well-fed burgher or maiden on one side, and a skeleton on the other. The terminals, even more graphically, show the head of a deceased man, with half the image eaten away from decay. Such images served as reminders that life is fleeting and that leading a virtuous life as a faithful Christian is key to salvation.

This impressive ivory comb features the eight Chinese Gods from the Dao Temple, home of Taoism. The artist portrayed the immortals crossing the sea. Respectively, they represent incarnations of the Chinese people: male, female, old, young, rich, noble, poor, and humble. Zhang Guolao’s drum can augur life. Lu Dongbin’s sword can subdue evil. Han Xingzi’s flute can cause growth. He Xiangu’s Water Lily can cultivate people through meditation. Tie Guaili’s gourd can ...

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Ancien bracelet africain ibo du Nigeria en ivoire

VICTORIAN ivory cameo brooch with full lady's face. It is a classic profile which is not marred by the striation of ivory grain that is visible at the right side of her face. The twist design frames her beautifully and is typical of this style. According to Rowan in "Nineteenth Century Cameos" page 122, the French were the makers of most ivory cameos and cherubs and this is probably from Dieppe, France, where most of the carving took place.

Cameos Jewelry information : Morning Glory Jewelry


Vintage carved flat square ivory bangle. Pre-ban. From South Africa 1970s - 195$