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

ART NOUVEAU VINTAGE STERLING SILVER LION COUPLE MATCH SAFE

Beautiful detailed lion and lioness jungle scene match safe is marked STERLING B 2 12. Engraved with the initials W. G. B. on top. Measures approximately 2-1/2" by 1-9/16". Somebody has scratched A.A. onto one side. There is some scratching as can be seen in the second photo of the safe open.

ON HOLD Item #pca-009

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

VINTAGE SILVER BEADED PURSE

Vintage purse with silver beads has grapes and leaves motif frame and measures 8-3/4" in length without the chain. Beading is on both sides. It appears that one section of the dangly beads at bottom may be missing.

Price $225 Item #pca-027

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 $275 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 SILVER RELIEF CARVED BLUE STONE FLOWER PILL BOX FROM CHINA

Vintage silver pill or trinket box has carved aqua blue flowers that could be from a stone, possibly turquoise or some other type of material. Measures 1-5/8" by 1-1/4" and just over 1/4" in height not including the raised blue flowers. Marked MADE IN CHINA NO 23 SILVER. Has a secure closing tight snap shut and perfectly working hinged back.

Price $285 Item #pca-033

VINTAGE STERLING SILVER GREEN GUILLOCHE ENAMEL COMPACT PENDANT

Gorgeous vintage sterling silver guilloche design sea green enamel compact is marked with three hallmarks on the loop. Measures 1-3/8" by 1-5/8" not including the top loop by approximately 1/4" high". There is no powder or puff inside.

Price $325 Item #pca-035

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

WHITING & DAVIS VINTAGE MINIATURE MESH PURSE

Vintage signed WHITING & DAVIS mesh purse measures 6" with the handle outstretched. Just the purse measures 2-1/2" by 3-1/2". Enamel design seen is on both sides.

Price $175 Item #pca-041

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 1920S AQUA CORAL BLACK & CREAM MESH ART DECO PURSE

Very deco vintage coral orange, black, turquoise blue and cream mesh bag measures 7-1/2" from the ball clasp top to the bottom of the bag. Measures approximately 5-3/8" across the top of the purse frame. The chain is 11-15/16" all the way around. There is some separation at the sides and the frame doesn't close completely flush. The paint is in good condition. The same design is on each side.

SOLD 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 $575 Item #pca-049

VINTAGE STERLING ENAMEL COMPACT WITH FRINGE

Lovely antique compact has enamel on both sides. Marked STERLING and with what looks like an L in a C. Inside is a mirror. Enamel is in great condition. There is some wear on the cord. Measures 10" in length, the compact itself is 2".

Price $375 Item #pca-051

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

ESTEE LAUDER "BEAUTIFUL" VINTAGE SLEEPING KITTY CAT SOLID PERFUME & CASE

Vintage sweet sleeping kitty enamel and gold tone solid perfume in case is signed ESTEE LAUDER. The tag on the bottom is marked ESTEE LAUDER DIST BEAUTIFUL SOLID PERFUME .09 OZ. N.Y, N.Y. MADE IN USA. Measures 2-1/8" by 1-5/8". Weighs 71.4 grams. Great condition and the perfume appears to be completely intact.

Price $95 Item #pca-057

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

UNIQUE ANTIQUE STERLING PIN PURSE WITH CHATELAINE DANGLES

Unique antique purse hangs from an ornate brooch. Opens by turning the top. Chatelaine style dangles hang from it. Marked STERLING and has a small hallmark which is illegible. Excellent condition but for a small dent on the lid. Has MHB in fancy engraving on the lid. Measures 7 inches.

SOLD #pca-069

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

ANTIQUE 1923 STERLING SILVER WEST POINT MILITARY ACADEMY POWDER COMPACT

Antique compact is marked STERLING and what looks like JB Co. and the numbers 1972. Compact has the West Point Military Academy insignia in relief and says USMA 1923. Inside is a mirror and puff but no powder with no additional compartments. Measures 4-7/8" including the ring and chain. Just the compact is 1-1/2". The ring is a size 8. Although hard to see, the eagle stands on a helmet with a sword through it. Very nice condition with some scratches as can be seen in the lower photo. Also there's a subtle dent on the back.

SOLD Item #pca-073

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

ANTIQUE STERLING ART NOUVEAU LADY ARCHER MATCH SAFE

Vintage match safe holder is marked STERLING. It measures approximately 1-1/2" by 2-5/8" and is in very nice condition. The lid opens and closes tightly and securely. When turned on the other side it appears the lid and edge of safe have a bit of a space in between. Has a striker on bottom. Design is different on back with scroll design and is engraved Lolo Jan. 24 1901.

SOLD Item #pca-085

VINTAGE CZECH ORNATE PERFUME BOTTLE WITH RHINESTONE BRASS TOP AND GLASS STOPPER

Vintage Czech ornate glass bottle with intricate brass lid. Has rhinestones, a white enamel flower on top and pink crystal dangles. The lid says CZECHOSLOVAKIA and the bottom of the bottle says LRIEE. It measures approximately 2-1/2" in height.

SOLD Item #pca087

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

ANTIQUE STERLING CUPID CALLING CARD CASE

Gorgeous antique sterling silver case with incredible detail has embossed cupid on one side and engraved initials on other side. Has hard to make out hallmarks which appear to be the lion passant, possibly an anchor, and a capital letter G. It is also marked STERLING 221 and ab N. Measures 4-3/16" by 2-7/16". Measures 3/16" wide. Has a few small dents. One of the loops is bent on the chain handle.

SOLD Item #pca-095

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 Hoffmanglass. 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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