This article is written by renowned jewelry expert and author, C. Jeanenne Bell, G.G., and is an excerpt from the just-published new edition of Answers to Questions About Old Jewelry, 8th Ed. One of my favorite sections in the article appears near the beginning, where Bell states: “The jewelry of the 1860s and ’70s is...
The Miami Beach Antique Jewelry & Watch Show is gearing up for its Nov. show, Nov. 7-9, which will be held in a new venue, and feature a special seminar.
A 14K gold charm bracelet adorned with four hefty antique U.S. gold coins on gold bezels is expected to capture bidder interest during a Sept. 16 sale offered by Stephenson's Auctioneers.
In the Buck Stops Here column Melanie C. Thomas explores Victorian jewelry, examining the history behind this brilliant category of baubles, evolution of design, and tips for avoiding the frustration sometimes associated with authenticating pieces.
Pieces from notable collections fetched a record-setting $6 million during the Fine Jewelry and Timepieces April 6-8 at Leslie Hindman Auctioneers’. Leading all lots was a .06 carat emerald cut diamond which realized $464,500, against a presale estimate of $250,000 to $300,000.
Cordier Auctions’ Jewelry, Sterling, and Coin Auction in Dec. saw some sparkling results with a diamond filigree ring, an 8 carat opal brooch both finish as standouts of the sale.
More than 75 dealers will bring world-class antiques exhibits to South Florida Feb. 6-10, during The Naples Art, Antique and Jewelry Show.
More than 500 lots of fine art pieces, jewelry, furniture and decor items are set to cross the auction block at Schwenke's Woodbury Auction Dec. 8.
Shown here is a diverse array of fine vintage designer jewelry sold during Bonhams’ Salon Jewelry & Watches auction held Sept. 30, 2013.
NEW ORLEANS – On July 26-28, 2013, New Orleans Auction Galleries achieved $2.3 million during its summer estates auction, offering 1,600 lots of antique and contemporary fine art, sculpture, furniture, lighting, silver, estate jewelry, couture handbags and more. “What made this sale so exciting and outstanding was the large number of new bidders. The...