Accessories 05.09.2012
Victorian Hairwork Fob Chain With Enamel

Art of Hairwork 5: Victorian Hairwork Fob Chain With Black Enamel Fittings

Symbolism in watch chains and their fittings are primarily the key identifier when it comes to many of the surviving…

Accessories 04.09.2012
Victorian Hairwork Fob Chain With Acorns

Art of Hairwork 4: Victorian Hairwork Fob Chain With Acorn Charms

There are several elements here that are intrinsic to Victorian style and fashion that represent the person, that involves not…

Accessories 31.08.2012
Victorian Hairwork Fob Chain With Serpent Clasp Heart

Art of Hairwork 1: Victorian Hairwork Fob Chain With Serpent Clasp

Discovery is one of the most enlightening and exciting elements to collecting and understanding anything antique. With jewels, there is…

Accessories 16.08.2011
Late Victorian Hairwork Fob Chain

Bending Your Brain with a Victorian Hairwork Fob Chain

It’s been a while since I did a good analysis of a piece, life sometimes gets in the way of…

Accessories 16.06.2010

Spotlight On: Fob Accessories

As a gentleman’s accessory, the fob chain was one of the primary items in men’s fashion, being the functional item…

Collecting 30.05.2010
Question

How Far Would You Go?

Just how far would you go for a piece? In terms of distance, of course, I don’t want to imply…