Gold pendant enameled grey and white set with a purple sapphire guarded by twin dragons, with wide open mouths and wings displayed, surmounted by a grotesque mask, highlighted with small diamonds and terminating in a drop shaped pearl below. French, c. 1885 by Lucien Falize. (1839-97)
Art Nouveau pendant by William Thomas Pavitt, 1905.
Gold pendant, the frame set with gems between scrolls,enclosing a large brownish chalcedony cameo illustrating the event from the Bible, recorded by St. John, 13, vv. 4-17, when Jesus Christ, knowing that his end was near, washed the feet of his disciples, as an example of perfect brotherly love.
Plique-à-jour enamel Art Nouveau stained glass window earrings. Mounted in 18k gold and set with old mine- and rose-cut diamonds and senailles. The earrings were most likely panels of a dog-collar necklace. Circa 1900. #ArtNouveau #earrings
Gold, silver, enamel, rock crystal, diamond, ruby and emerald oval pendant, hanging from rose diamond love trophy of Cupid's wedding torch and quiver of arrows held by a suspension loop. The centre of the rock crystal is encrusted with two rose diamond turtle doves in flight with an emerald and ruby branch of myrtle leaves and berries between them...
Art Nouveau brooch in enamelled gold set with opal, Marcus & Co. (New York), circa 1900. @ Victoria & Albert Museum.
Falize enamel and sapphire brooch, France, ca. 1880, sapphires, diamonds, enamel, 18k gold, 5.6 x 3.5 cm, 25.6 g
Spectacular Onyx, Diamonds, Amethyst and Pearl set in Platinum in an Art Deco Pendant Necklace.