Either attach it to your email, or copy the contents and paste it into your email. When heHjortdahl died in 1954 his son Tore Hjortdahl business. The knot was the badge of the Stafford family. Probably the bale once held filigree dangles, but the brooch is lovely as is. Circa 1920 means close to the year 1920. This type of pin was developed in the early 1900s as a means of holding the ends of the newly fashionable turn-down collar in place, and could be simple or adorned with jewels. Intricately wrought golden earrings and necklaces were meticulously ornamented with tiny gold beads and twisted wires densely applied to the surface.
This brooch was made circa 1935-1940. Dress clips were made of popular materials of the day including like the example shown here and. Important rulers would port pins crafted from gold, and elegant ladies would wear brooches bedecked with gemstones and pearls as a sign of both wealth and status. There is a screw fitting on the back which when undone separates the whole brooch mounting from the plaque. The underside of the clip usually contains prongs to hold it securely in place.
The Norwegians made the best enamel jewellery in my opinion and this brooch is no exception. Once humans began draping themselves in fabrics and cloaks, there arose a need to fasten these wraps in place. Our fine collection of Celtic brooches are handcrafted in Ireland from silver and bronze and feature striking stones of agate, onyx and Ireland's 900 million-year-old gemstone, Connemara Marble. First of all, we all use it to decorate our clothes, which is the most ordinary use of broeches and pins. Remember, we offer free shipping. It was made circa 1920 in Germany} A fabulous platinum brooch that was made in the 1920s. Both pieces are signed on the reverse.
It has been set with alternate sapphires and diamonds in a line in the centre. Millgrain detailing is a close-set row of metal beads that are typically used as a border achieved by using a knurling tool. This brooch is slightly curved and has the main part of a screw fitting on the reverse so it may well have performed another function such as an attachment to a tiara or collar. Set openback with smoky foiled rhinestones that are still incandescent; somehow this brooch invokes a night of mystical wonder. This is an unusual and very pretty piece of jewellery.
Antique Hair and Portrait Brooches These brooches tell a story in their own right, during the Victorian period it became increasingly popular to incorporate a portrait and hair into ones brooches, initially it began as a way to convey mourning but it developed into keepsakes for loved ones. When an antique dealer uploads an item for display on Sellingantiques they are requested to make a formal declaration as to the date of its manufacture. } An unusual brooch with two monkeys, one sitting on a bar with a natural pearl terminal, the other suspended on a gold chain with his hand holding a ring. Cookies used on our website are grouped into the following categories: 1. The stone is bezel set in gilded brass with a remarkable foliage overlay. A two-sided swivel brooch would see a portrait on one side and a lock of hair on the alternative.
Live daily database information for 13 February 2019 Antiques approved in last 24 hours 498 Antiques awaiting approval 7 Antiques rejected in last 24 hours 7 Unique visitors today 9934 Total antique impressions today 3762883 Total antiques for sale 54024 Total value of antiques for sale £ 86956436 Antiques uploaded so far in February 2019 2501 Unique visitors to Sellingantiques so far in February 2019 169363 Unique visitors to Sellingantiques so far in 2019 553653. This brooch is set with lines of diamonds and is signed but I have not been able to trace the maker. The loop at the top is also set with pearls. It has been so beautifully made. } A very finely made platinum brooch. Makes no difference if you want to start collecting antique jewelry or just wearing funky old jewelry this is the place to find them. Functional-these cookies will enable you to move around the site and use its features such as accessing secure areas e.
Other jewellers copied his technique. The colours are subtly graded in a realistic fashion. Both the Georgians and Victorians had an affinity for symbolism and meaning, and created jewellery to represent birth, love, betrothal, and mourning or death. The condition of the brooch, what it is made from and the age of the piece will largely determine its value. Actually there are over 3 usages of brooch for women.
It looks wickedly antique as well, and in back there's a small ring at the top of the curve so you can wear it as a pendant if you wish. Antique Art Deco Brooches Art Deco brooches are a nice addition to a jewellery collection and work with a variety of styles, made between 1920-1935, the brooches are often inspired by geometric designs, they look sophisticated and streamlined, often with angular linear, they may be symmetric. It has been set with graded marcasite and has small green paste eyes. A carefully chosen vintage costume brooch can say a lot about a woman. The shank is a grooved band which adds extra lightness to the overall look of the brooch. One butterfly has a ruby in its body, the other has a diamond. } A stunning 15ct gold and rock crystal brooch that was made circa 1900.
A vintage brooch is an excellent signature piece for any costume party or historical play. I assume that this could then have been attached to either a tiara or a choker. The company quickly became one of the leading Norwegian jewellers. Many, but not all, resemble buckles from the front like the example show here. We believe that there more usages of brooches for you to discover. } A pretty 15ct gold brooch that was made circa 1900-1910. Other styles of brooches include Edwardian brooches, these tended to be made by hand, popular during this period were brooches made from pearl, enamel and rhinestones.