Antique European Onyx and Diamond Earrings: Absolutely lovely Victorian era earrings crafted in rare 20K ('800') yellow gold rendered in a timeless neo-classical design consisting of half shells and decorative swirls. The oval onyx center supports a .10 ct. old-mine cut diamond in a six-prong setting. The backs are all original and stamped with assay and maker's marks. A rare find.
A Favorite Of The Empress Object: Cage crinoline Place of origin: Great Britain, United Kingdom (probably, made) Date: 1860-1865 (made) Artist/Maker: unknown (production) Materials and Techniques: Spring steel, woven wool, linen, lined with cotton, and brass
Late Victorian Intaglio Moonstone and Diamond Bar Pin: Exquisite bar pin from the turn of the 20th century. A rare carved intaglio moonstone is delicately set with pointed prongs and embraced by three European cut diamonds set on either side atop a straight 18 karat yellow gold bar pin. Stamped C & CO.