Jewelry- miniatures, lockets, and portraits

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 shoulders with scrolls reserved on ground of black enamel; oval bezel opening as locket, containing enamelled portrait of Charles I with blue ground Antique Rings, Antique Gold, Antique Jewelry, Vintage Jewelry, Mourning Ring, Mourning Jewelry, Renaissance Jewelry, Ancient Jewelry, Medieval Jewelry

Finger-ring locket, gold, 17th century. shoulders with scrolls reserved on ground of black enamel; oval bezel opening as locket, containing enamelled portrait of Charles I with blue ground; lid has table diamond in square setting on ground with scrolls on black enamel; edges and back of bezel are also enamelled in black. (British Museum, AF.1439)

Unusual amusement in fashion after Oil miniature on copper, leather case. Came with costume changes painted on transparent mica. Costume of portrait could be varied depending on how mica was layered. John Smith, Antique Locket, Antique Jewelry, Miniature Portraits, Miniature Paintings, 17th Century Fashion, Art Nouveau, Vintage Magazine, Lovers Eyes

ex. of unusual amusement in fashion after about 1650. an oil miniature painted on copper and set in leather case. came with a number of costume details painted in opaque color on sliver os transparent mineral known as "talc" (pieces of mica). the owner could dress the up the subject in different costumes by laying on the "talcs" one at a time.

Richard Gibson, portrait of an unknown woman (possibly Frances Jennings, sister of Sarah, Duchess of Marlborough, lived from c. Louis Xiv, John Smith, Miniature Portraits, Miniature Paintings, 17th Century Fashion, 18th Century Costume, Historical Art, Victoria And Albert Museum, British History

Richard Gibson, portrait of an unknown woman This is possibly of Frances Jennings (about 1648-1730/1). She was a Maid of Honour at the court of Charles II and a celebrated court beauty. She later married Richard Talbot, who became the 1st Duke of Tyrconnell in 1689.

A rock crystal, gold and enamels pendant, Spanish goldsmith, century Unusual Jewelry, Antique Jewelry, Vintage Jewelry, Renaissance Jewelry, Miniature Portraits, Objet D'art, Lockets, Antiquities, 17th Century

A rock crystal, gold and enamels pendant..., Sculptures et Objets d'Art at Cambi Casa d'Aste

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A heart-shaped gold and enamelled pendant containing a miniature of Charles I, a lock of his hair and a part of the blood-stained linen shirt he wore at his execution. Part of National Museums Scotland collection. Royal Jewels, Crown Jewels, Stuart Crystal, Renaissance Jewelry, Gold Locket, Mourning Jewelry, Objet D'art, Skull And Crossbones, Memento Mori

Heart-shaped gold and enamelled pendant, c. 1650, containing a miniature of Charles I, a lock of his hair and a part of the blood-stained linen shirt he wore at his execution

English Gold Pendant set w a miniature portrait of Charles II Renaissance Jewelry, Ancient Jewelry, Antique Jewelry, Pendant Set, Gold Pendant, Cross Pendant, Royal Jewels, Crown Jewels, Miniature Portraits

This gold pendant is set with a miniature portrait of Charles II. It was made in England between around 1680 and 1685.

The Grenville Jewel, British, A richly enamelled gold locket set with emeralds, rubies, and diamonds. Renaissance Jewelry, Ancient Jewelry, Antique Jewelry, Vintage Jewelry, Miniature Portraits, Vintage Lockets, Gold Locket, Family Jewels, Royal Jewels

The Grenville Jewel, British, ca.1635-1640. A richly enamelled gold locket set with emeralds, rubies, and diamonds in rubbed-in settings and claw-set opals. The locket contains the miniature portrait of the Royalist hero, Sir Bevil Grenville, who was killed whilst leading the Cornish army at the Battle of Lansdown in 1643.

Portrait miniature of a woman wearing masque costume, probably a daughter of Elizabeth of Bohemia, watercolour on vellum, painted by Nathaniel Thach, Museum Number Women In History, Art History, Miniature Portraits, Miniature Paintings, Renaissance, Adele, Portrait Art, Painting Portraits, Art Nouveau

A Woman in Masque Costume, probably a daughter of Elizabeth of Bohemia | Thach, Nathaniel | V&A Search the Collections

Portrait miniature of a woman wearing masque costume, probably a daughter of Elizabeth of Bohemia, watercolour on vellum, painted by Nathaniel Thach, 1649.. Museum Number P.2-1969.

From the Museum of London's Cheapside Hoard, a cameo locket showing the head of Christ and the Virgin Mary in bloodstone Ancient Jewelry, Antique Jewelry, Vintage Jewelry, Renaissance Jewelry, Medieval Jewelry, Cameo Jewelry, London Museums, Jewelry Collection, Gemstones

Visit The Museum of London to See The Cheapside Hoard: London's Lost Jewels | PriceScope

By Erika Winters Head to the Museum of London to see a fascinating new exhibition, The Cheapside Hoard: London’s Lost Jewels, which runs until April 27, 2014. The show explores the mystery of the “Cheapside Hoard,” a fabled collection of Elizabethan and Jacobean jewelry found buried underneath a cellar in London in 1912. Colombian emerald […]

Locket Pendant in Shape of Shell with Animal-Headed Cap Flanked by a Small Bird on Sides Object Name: Pendant Date: century Geography: India, Deccan Culture: Islamic Medium: Gold; cast, embossed and engraved, inlayed with turquoise, ruby Renaissance Jewelry, Ancient Jewelry, Antique Jewelry, Vintage Jewelry, Stone Jewelry, Gold Jewelry, Antic Jewellery, Art Nouveau, Gothic

Locket Pendant -- 17th Century -- India, Deccan -- Gold; cast, embossed and engraved, inlayed w/ turquoise, & ruby.

 both faces similar; gold scrolls on black enamel ground; England, c. Renaissance Jewelry, Medieval Jewelry, Renaissance Fashion, Ancient Jewelry, Antique Jewelry, Vintage Jewelry, Vintage Lockets, Charles Green, White Enamel

mirror / locket / ear-ring

Oval locket; gold; both faces similar; gold scrolls on black enamel ground; shield-shaped panel in centre with rosette in green and blue, from which radiate eight bars in white with gold; edge of white enamel and gold with alternate blue and green spots; pendant pearl with diamonds (an ear-ring?); locket contains a mirror. Openwork.

Locket -- -- Likely French -- Gold, partially enameled, rock crystal -- Metropolitan Museum of Art Ancient Jewelry, Antique Jewelry, Silver Jewelry, Vintage Jewelry, Fine Jewelry, Jewelry Necklaces, Opal Jewelry, Jewelry Art, Jewlery

Locket Date: ca. 1620–40 Culture: French, probably Medium: Gold, partly enameled; rock crystal

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