Lockets 03.10.2011

Spotlight On: Regard Necklace

Necklaces of course weren’t relegated to hair, and the pieces that weren’t display a union between the chain itself and…

Miniatures 27.06.2010

Spotlight On: John Wood Dodge Miniature

18K solid case and clasp fittings elaborately engraved and enameled, housing portrait of (yet) unknown sitter of watercolor on ivory…

Lockets 19.05.2010

Spotlight On: Regard Necklace

Necklaces of course weren’t relegated to hair, and the pieces that weren’t display a union between the chain itself and…

Rings 20.04.2010

Spotlight On: S King, Jan 4 1796 Mourning Ring

With neoclassical pieces, there is continuity to them and not just a broad period where different styles were mixed. Notice…

Rings 04.04.2010
1770 Garnet, Paste Ring

Spotlight On: c1770 Garnet Paste Ring

A wonderful antique late Georgian English, solid 9 carat gold (tests thereabouts) ring; beautifully made, with ornate shoulders, radially fluted…

Rings 03.04.2010
Sir William Ellis (1609-1680) Mourning Ring

Spotlight On: Sir William Ellis Mourning Ring

This ring is dated 80 (1680), and it is a memorial ring for Sir William Ellis (1609-1680) who was a…

Rings 29.03.2010
Ellen Savage ob 16 Oct 1745 Memento Mori Ring

Spotlight On: Ellen Savage Mourning Ring

The exceptional quality and design of this piece is relevant for its place in time. The decorations of the skeleton,…