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 So-called “memory box” made of embossed and painted paper containing a Lover's Eye miniature, circa Victorian Jewelry, Antique Jewelry, Lovers Eyes, Miniature Portraits, Mourning Jewelry, Eye Jewelry, Jewellery, Eye Art, Painted Paper


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A Victorian Enamel Memorial Brooch, circa The scrolled strapwork cartouche… Victorian Jewelry, Antique Jewelry, Vintage Jewelry, Eye Jewelry, Enamel Jewelry, Jewellery, Memento Mori, La Danse Macabre, Lovers Eyes

Lot 392: A Victorian Enamel Memorial Brooch, circa 1840

the scrolled strapwork cartouche enclosing an oval glazed compartment containing a painted miniature of a single brown eye and brow, within a powder blue enamel surround further embellished by gold foliate inlay, in 14 karat gold, engraved and dated to the verso

A portrait of the dead, using only the eye. 18 Haunting Pieces Of Memento Mori Antique Jewelry, Vintage Jewelry, How To Wear Rings, Lovers Eyes, Round Eyes, Art Deco Diamond, Diamond Brooch, Miniature Portraits, Mourning Jewelry

18 Haunting Pieces Of Memento Mori

Mourners used to create jewelry and trinkets to remember the dead.

Eye of a lady - 1845 Eye Jewelry, Jewelry Art, Vintage Jewelry, Jewelry Design, Stone Jewelry, Memento Mori, Lovers Eyes, Miniature Portraits, Mourning Jewelry

North Bayshore Antiques

North Bayshore Antiques is an online antique and auction gallery located just outside the first town in the first state of Delaware. We travel the east coast seeking American colonial and country antiques and primitives from the 17th, 18th, and 19th centuries. We specialize in early wrought iron lighting; wooden dough bowls, trenchers, and kitchen treen; cast iron open hearth cookware, copperware; document, candle, and other wooden boxes and chests, stoneware cobalt glaze crocks and…

Turquoise was rarely used in the Lover's Eye objects, especially as it was extremely expensive, and so represented financial success. Eye Jewelry, Boho Jewelry, Antique Jewelry, Vintage Jewelry, Jewlery, Lovers Eyes, Miniature Portraits, Mourning Jewelry, Eye Art

Secret Messages in Jewelry – The Lover’s Eye - GIA 4Cs

Sending messages through jewelry have a long and rich history. Learn about the fad known as the Lover’s Eye by visiting GIA’s blog.

Turquoise Lover's Eye Brooch the Skier Collection Turquoise Eyes, Turquoise Jewelry, Turquoise Bracelet, Birmingham Museum Of Art, Antique Jewelry, Vintage Jewelry, Lovers Eyes, Art Premier, Miniature Portraits

Birmingham Museum Of Art Premiers A Unique Collection

Visitors to The Birmingham Museum of Art are finding an enlightening and beautiful display of the unusual. The Museum is debuting the first major exhi