Modern Silver Jewelry
 

VINTAGE EUROPEAN STERLING SILVER BLUE ENAMEL PINK ROSES GOLD DOT COMPACT PENDANT

Vintage gorgeous basse-taille enamel light blue with pink roses powder compact is marked 12 inside with a little triangle and has a European sterling silver mark of 935. It has a loop at the top which is original to the piece. Measures 2-3/8" including the loop by 2-1/8". There is no powder inside, there is a powder applicator and a circle of felt. The metal inside is gold tone.

Price $375 Item #pca-001

ANTIQUE BLACK ENAMEL GOLD OVER STERLING SILVER CIGARETTE CASE

Striking gold wash sterling silver black enamel cigarette case has tiny hallmarks and also has the numbers 12571. Inside is engraved BRIAN 1924. Measures approximately 3-5/16" by 4-1/16". The push button snap is faceted black glass or onyx. In the center is a split which may be original to the setting. Excellent condition. Weighs 144 grams.

Price $675 Item #pca003

F & B VINTAGE STERLING ENAMEL FLOWER BASKET COMPACT

Vintage compact is marked F&B STERLING. Inside is a mirror and puff with place for powder with no additional compartments. Measures 2". Has one tiny barely visable chip on the enamel.

Price $275 Item #pca-005

K & A ART DECO STERLING YELLOW & BLACK ENAMEL MARCASITE COMPACT

Gorgeous yellow and black enamel compact measures approximately 2-9/16". Marked K A & CO 925 and hallmarked. Inside has a mirror and pad.

Price $475 Item #pca-011

HOBE VINTAGE FACETED GLASS EMBROIDERY BEADED SILK PURSE

Super hard to find vintage embroidered and beaded purse by Hobe has a matching silk coin purse. Has beautiful faceted and smooth glass in magenta pink, aqua, green and clear with gold decorative wire. Measures 12" by 6-7/8". The silk coin purse measures just under 3-1/2" by 2-3/4". The frame is In great condition besides about 1" of the decorative wiring being loose. The inside shows some wear as seen. There may once have been a lining. This piece is unsigned but unmistakeably Hobe.

Price $3,800 Item #pca-015

ANTIQUE ART NOUVEAU SILVER MESH PURSE WITH TINY COMPACT & MIRROR

Vintage lovely art nouveau engraved flowers and designs mesh bag has a tiny compact or change compartment with a mirror. To open the compact, you need to push the piece down until it pops open. Inside is marked SOLDERED MESH. I cannot find a silver mark on this item but this was sold to me as sterling and tested by the person I bought it from. Measures 7-13/16" from the small ball at the bottom of the purse to where the clasp meets the strap at the top. The strap adds another 6". The strap has two sliders engraved with flowers that adjust how much space the opening in the strap has. The frame measures 3" wide by 3-3/4". Measures 4-1/8" across the bottom of the bag. It has a beautiful sapphire blue glass cabochon at the clasp. Very nice condition. Please note: there are some very minor and hard to see spots of separation in the mesh. Also, the handle chain does not lay completely flat.

Price $475 Item #pca-017

ANTIQUE SCENIC LOVERS TAPESTRY PURSE WITH ENAMEL ART GLASS RHINESTONE FRAME

Delightful purse has a tapestry of two potential lovers in a a pretty landscape with a little village behind them. The other side is landscape design. The frame, closure and chain handle are decorated with rich blue lapis like art glass, faux pearls, an art deco enamel design as well as enamel and rhinestone flowers. Inside there silk lining with a pocket as well as a brass mirror. Measures 7-15/16" across the decorative brass at the top. Measures 7-3/4" from the top edge to the bound seam at the bottom. With the chain pulled up to the bottom seam is approximately 15-1/4". The widest point is 8-3/4". From bound seam to bound seam on the edge is approximately 1-1/8". There are two spots where the enamel has some scratches as seen in the last photo and there is water damage on the bottom, otherwise very nice condition.

Price $1275 Item #pca-019

LARGE VINTAGE ORNATE GERMAN SILVER REAL CHANGE PURSE PIN

Very unusual vintage silver tone pin with grapes motif has original C clasp and dates to the 1930's. Opens up and has blue lining - can actually be used to hold coins. Marked GER SILVER on the inside. Measures 2-1/8" by 2-3/4".

Price $275 Item #pca-021

VINTAGE ART DECO BLACK EGGSHELL STRIPE LACQUER CIGARETTE CASE

Vintage beauty black lacquer and eggshell cigarette case measures approximately 4-3/4" by 3-5/16". Inside has French hallmarks with an X in a box with stars and flags and the number 23. Shows slight wear from use but overall very nice condition.

Price $850 Item #pca023

ANTIQUE CHINESE FINELY CARVED BONE WISE MEN PILL BOX

Finely carved Chinese wise men box is marked CHINA on the bottom. The box measures 1-15/16" by 1-3/8".

Price $275 Item #pca025

BEAUTIFUL VINTAGE 1930S COBALT BLUE ENAMEL & COLORFUL FLOWER COMPACT PENDANT

Gorgeous ornate compact has roses and cobalt blue enamel with brass inlay. Measures just under 1-1/2".

Price $185 Item #pca-029

UNUSUAL VINTAGE CAMERA CASE SHAPE LUCITE PURSE

Unusual early purse shaped like a camera case. Has brass on either side and for findings and chain handle. Inside has a mirror and two compartments that open up. Measures 3-1/4" wide x 6-3/4" in length without the handle. Shows some normal wear.

Price $375 Item #pca-031

VINTAGE STERLING RELIEF FLOWER DESIGN COMPACT

Sterling powder compact has a mirror in great condition and a place for a puff and powder. Marked 900 on the back. Measures approximately 2-7/8" and weighs 76.8 grams. I have left the original patina.

Price $185 Item #pca037

VINTAGE CARVED TOP EMBEDDED GLITTER LUCITE PURSE

Vintage Lucite purse has a clear carved rounded lid. Has gold glitter embedded throughout and also on the handle. Measures 8-3/4" long x 2-1/2" wide x 9" high with handle raised.

Price $385 Item #pca-039

FRENCH PORTE-BONHEUR VINTAGE TURBAN MAN PERFUME BOTTLES

Vintage pair of handsome turbaned men perfume bottles are signed PORTE-BONHEUR MADE IN PARIS-FRANCE on the inside bottom of their jeweled cloaks. Although the perfume bottles are empty you can still smell the perfume when you take off their heads. Measures approximately 4" in height by 2-1/2". The bottom of the actual glass bottle measures approximately 7/8" square. As can be seen in the photo there is some staining on one of the cloaks.

Price $375 Item #pca-043

ANTIQUE HALLMARKED SCOTTISH AGATE STERLING SILVER BIRMINGHAM COIN HOLDER

Small antique sterling silver coin holder pendant is hallmarked with Birmingham hallmarks from the late 1800's to early 1900's. It is hallmarked with the lion passant, anchor, old English small letter "a". There is also the initials of d.F. Measures approximately 2-7/8" including the ring at the top by 1-1/4". Measures approximately 9/16" deep. Snaps closed securely and is in good condition with some dents on the back.

Price $675 Item #pca-045

ANTIQUE VICTORIAN MINIATURE BLUE ENAMEL CHANGE PURSE

Ornate change purse has a push button on top and has accordian style red lining inside. The blue enamel is on both sides. There is a a bit of flaking at the edges on one side. Measures 1-1/2" by 2".

Price $175 Item #pca047

AMAZING MIDDLE EASTERN ANTIQUE HALLMARKED SILVER SWORD & HAND WATCH FOB

Unusual antique Middle Eastern watch fob is signed MM on the sword with a hallmark. There are decorative markings and possible writing. It is silver in color. Measures approximately 6-1/8" in total length by 7/8". The removable sword in its holder measures approximately 3-1/8". Weighs 15.8 grams. The back of the sword holder shows some denting, but overall the piece is in very nice condition

Price $375 Item #pca-049

VINTAGE D. F. BRIGGS CO. ENAMEL AND CHROME COMPACT

Vintage chrome compact is signed D. F. B. Co. Double sided, with mirror separating place for makeup and lipstick holder. On other side is hollow, maybe it was used as a purse. Fancy engraved design on all borders. Measures 2" by 3".

Price $245 Item #pca053

WILARDY RARE VINTAGE EMBEDDED GLITTER GOLD STARS CLEAR LUCITE PURSE WITH BUILT IN COMPACT

Extremely rare vintage signed WILARDY clear Lucite purse has layers of gold stars purse and a complete compact as part of the design. Measures approximately 5-11/16" by 4-1/8" across the bottom. Measures 3-1/4" in height not including the handle. The handle measures approximately 4" up from the lid and 14/7/16" all the way around by 7/8" wide. Includes a powder puff with powder, a comb in a case, and a place for lipstick. None of these appear to be used. There are two close ups where the glue shows. This is common in these as they age. They look like two cloudy sections on the bottom of the bag which can be seen in the lower photos.  Inside is a very small spot that looks orange, probably from make-up. Because the bag is semi-translucent, you can see hints of the back of the mirror showing through the top of the purse. There is no odor. Snaps closed securely.

Price $1275 Item #pca055

VINTAGE CARVED TOP MARBLED GRAY TINSEL LUCITE PURSE

Vintage Lucite purse has a clear carved lid. It has silver tinsel embedded on top a marbled pearlescent gray. Measures approximately 7-3/4" by 4" across the bottom. The lid measures 7" by 3/4" and is slightly larger than the top edge it sits on. measures 5-1/2" in height not including the lid and 5-15/16" high with the lid. There is a gold button as seen but no evidence that there ever was a latch.

Price $275 Item #pca-059

WADSWORTH COMPACT W/ VINTAGE ENAMEL OLD FASHIONED WOMAN IN DAGUERREOTYPE DESIGN

Unusual vintage compact is signed WADSWORTH MADE IN U.S.A. There is also a sticker that is marked NOT SUBJECT TO FEDERAL TAX. Inside is a mirror and puff with place for powder with no additional compartments. Measures approximately 2-1/2" square.

Price $175 Item #pca-063

RARE ANTIQUE STERLING BOWLER AND BOWLING PINS MATCH SAFE

Hard to find vintage match safe is marked STERLING G. Has the bowler on one side and ornate design on the back, with the initials WF engraved in. Has a striker on bottom. The lid snaps shut tightly and securely. Truly excellent condition. Measures 1-1/2" by 2-5/8". I like the original patina on sterling silver so have left it for you to polish as you please.

Price $450 Item #pca-065

ANTIQUE HALLMARKED RUSSIAN ENGRAVED SOLID SILVER COIN PURSE WITH CHAIN

This small antique sterling silver purse opens up to three compartments with a blue lining. It is hallmarked HE and 84. The 84 is the zolotniki or purity mark of .875 silver. Measures 3" by 1-3/4". Measures approximately 13/16" in width. Inside of the purse it looks as though there was once a little side that held the center compartment closed and it is no longer present. I've left the original patina for you to polish as you so desire.

Price $375 Item #pca067

TERRIFIC VINTAGE SNAKESKIN COMPACT & CIGARETTE CASE

Vintage 1930's spotted snakeskin compact and cigarette case has a lipstick holder, powder section with mirror, and a place for cigarettes. Measures approximately 3-13/16" by 2" with a depth of approximately 5/8".

Price $275 Item #pca-071

VINTAGE F & B STERLING SILVER BLACK ENAMEL FINE LADY WITH ROSES COMPACT

Vintage compact is marked F&B STERLING. Inside is a mirror, puff and a bit of powder with no additional compartments. Measures 2-1/16".

Price $475 Item #pca-077

VINTAGE STERLING SILVER LIGHT BLUE ENAMEL GOLDEN PINK BASKET FLOWER COMPACT

Vintage exquisitely detailed basse-taille enamel compact has a gold basket with red roses tied with a blue ribbon and a beautiful white on white background. Sterling silver but I can't find a hallmark. Inside there are two compartments, one is under a lift up mirror. Measures 2-1/4".

Price $375 Item #pca-079

ANTIQUE STERLINE ART NOUVEAU FLORAL MATCH SAFE WITH LADY HEAD

Antique match safe holder is marked STERLINE. It measures approximately 1-3/4" by 2-1/2". Weighs 20.4 grams. The lid opens and closes tightly and securely and has a striker on bottom. Design is different on back with scroll design and is initialed H.F.H.

Price $225 Item #pca-083

BEAUTIFUL ANTIQUE FRENCH ENAMEL PORTRAIT FAUX PEARLS TRINKET OR PILL BOX PENDANT

Beautiful antique pill or trinket box is made in France but is unmarked. It has an enameled lady with a cap made from some kind of art foil. The lid has four faux pearls and tiny green, blue and white enamel circles and leaves. Measures approximately 1-3/4" square and 5/8" high. Weighs 50 grams. Has a loop at top so can be worn as a pendant. The lid closes but if you hold it upside down and shake it the lid will open. Shows some aging but overall good condition.

Price $375 Item #pca-091

ANTIQUE TORTOISE SHELL ENGRAVED DRAGON CIGARETTE CASE

Beautiful antique engraved dragon tortoise shell cigarette case measures approximately 3-1/4" by 3". Good condition but as can be seen in the photos there are some nicks around the edges.

Price $235 Item #pca093

BLUE ENAMEL & CHROME COMPACT

Blue enamel and chrome compact. Has mirror puff and rouge inside. Rouge is completely intact. Very nice condition but for a few small nicks on the enamel. Measures 2" by 2", 6" with the chain.

Price $125 Item #pca097

VINTAGE CZECH CARVED GLASS FLOWERS PERFUME BOTTLE

Vintage miniature Czech frosted glass bottle is made from an Ingrid mold by Curt Schlevogt, son-in-law to Heinrich Hoffman. Has the original perfume inside and has a brass lid with glass dauber attached to it. Measures 1-1/4" by 1-3/4" in height and is in great condition.

Price $145 Item #pca103

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