Elaborate foliate engraved hinged bangle composed of a central oval locket containing a portrait plaque of a young girl set within a rose-cut diamond and pearl frame to similarly set rose-cut diamond foliate and pearl shoulder detail, the reverse plaque depicting a similar portrait of a young girl, the inside engraved and dated 1803-38.
A rare sterling silver inkwell by Tiffany and Company with hammered surface and applied gold washed maple leaves. The cap is lined with cork and unscrews to open back on a hinge. There are four bugs applied to the body. A large bug on the lid and two smaller bugs on the sides. There is also a small bug on a leaf. Dated July 31st 1882. Lined with a glass liner.
A LARGE AND IMPRESSIVE RUSSIAN SILVER ART NOUVEAU WINE CARAFE, 1ST ARTEL, MOSCOW, 1908-1917. Of tapered cylindrical form, the base banded with copper plated lily leaves and the front with raised Art Nouveau design of water lillies. With hinged lid and copper plated handle. Verso with dedicatory inscription dated 1910. Hallmarked Moscow 1908-1917, and with Cyrillic maker's mark of the 1st Artel and 84 silver standard.
A diamond and amethyst pendant the reliquary cross centering a square-cut amethyst in a transitional and old European-cut diamond surround, the terminals set with circular-cut amethysts; with hinged cover; inscription on reverse dated 1911; estimated total diamond weight: 1.40 carats; mounted in eighteen karat gold; length: 4 1/8in.