Byzantine circular gold pendant, circa 7th century AD
Gold filigree and beaded ring, the broad hoop supporting the square bezel set with an amethyst cameo bust of the Virgin Mary, veiled, hands raised in prayer, inscribed in Greek letters MR OY. (Mary Mother of God), facing front. The back is incised with a cross and the Greek letters IC XC (Jesus Christ) to each side of the upright. C. 1100.
Greek Snake Type Bracelet. Circa 300-100 BC. <3
The oval gold locket is mounted on the lid with a sapphire cameo portrait of Queen Elizabeth I (1533-1603) and with an onyx cameo bust of Cleopatra with the asp on the back. Inside there is an enameled miniature of Charles I (1600-1648) Locket: early 17th century, cameo: second half of the 16th century.
A GREEK GOLD AND GARNET NECKLACE HELLENISTIC PERIOD, LATE 3RD-EARLY 2ND CENTURY B.C.
Pair of gold armbands, Greek, 2nd century B.C.
Gold ring, the hoop terminating at shoulders supporting the triple "pie-dish" bezel set with a sapphire between two garnets, all "encabochon". 13th /14th centuries.
Lucien GAUTRAIT (1865-1937) Hornet Brooch. 18 Karat Gold & Enamel with Diamonds & Baroque Pearls. Paris, France. Circa 1900.