Friday, June 12, 2015

Antique 1920's Empire Art Gold E&JB Purple Jewels & Guilloche 3 pc Vanity Set

Antique 1920's 3 pc Empire Art Gold E&JB jeweled vanity set in excellent condition. The set consists of a demi lune shaped jewel box, and hand mirror with hair brush. All three pieces have the beautiful old gold finish and all original multi shaped light amethyst colored faceted glass stones. Each piece also has a large glass cabochon stone with a swirl pattern that resembles guilloche enamel decoration. Please note: These pieces are not perfectly matched but came together from the same estate. 

The box measures 9" x 6" x 2 1/2".  Signed on the bottom as shown. 

The filigree handled mirror is very long measuring 14 3/4". The mirror measures 6" in diameter. Glass center stone is 1 1/2". 

 Brush is 9 1/2" long.




All photos from ebay seller est8byrs

Friday, June 13, 2014

Tuesday, May 21, 2013

Silvercraft: Jeweled Hatpin Holder or Vase

Vintage Hatpin Holder or Vase by Silvercraft.







Made up of gilded brass. It has nice filigree workmanship and there are Amber, Green, and Red stones all the way around in the design. It is signed Silvercraft # 370 on the bottom.

Measures 4 1/2" tall and it is 2 3/4" in diameter. 

Silvercraft: Jeweled Powder Jar

Jeweled filigree powder jar by Silvercraft.



Measures: 5" diameter x 3 1/2" tall.


E & JB: Jeweled & Enameled Vanity Set

Empire Art Gold, circa 1920 powder jar.



This exquisite ormolu dresser jar is bordered with a reticulated pattern - symmetrically placed scroll work and floral wreath medallions, adorned with green glass jewels and centered with a large round green guilloche cabochon that is surrounded by several dozen green glass prong set jewels. 

Marked, on the inside of the lid - E. & J.B. Empire Art Gold, surrounding a crown, mark.



Empire Art Gold ormolu hand mirror and hairbrush dresser set was produced circa 1920. 



Both their tops are bordered with a reticulated pattern - symmetrically placed scrollwork and floral wreath medallions, adorned with green glass jewels, centered with a large round green guilloche cabochon surrounded by several dozen green glass prong set jewels. Long sculpted handles with intricate patterns complete each piece.

Produced by EMPIRE ART GOLD- E & JB

The hand mirror measures 14 inches long,- the hair brush 10 1/2 inches.

Silvercraft: Jeweled Filigree Hair Receiver

Jeweled Filigree Hair Receiver by Silvercraft.





Measures: 5" diameter x 2" height

Silvercraft: Enameled Boudoir Clock

Enameled brass boudoir clock by Silvercraft.



Measures 5.5'' wide x 3.5'' high

Silvercraft: Jeweled Vanity Tray

Jeweled vanity tray with lace under glass. 



Multicolored jewels atop filigree.

Tray measures 9" by 6".

Silvercraft: Jeweled Filigree Jewel Casket

Jeweled filigree jewel casket.



Multicolored jewels. filigree, gold color with beautiful blue enamel. The lining is blue velvet.

The box is market Silvercraft.

Silvercraft: Jeweled Humidor #367

Jeweled humidor by Silvercraft c1920s.




Measures 7-1/4" long, 3-3/4" wide and 1-7/8" tall (without the handle) and 5-1/4" tall (with the handle). 

Marked underneath "Silvercraft" and "367" along with Hallmarks.

Beautifully accented with 13 gems - 1 Amethyst gem on the handle top, and 8 pink gems, 2 green gems and 2 purple gems on the basket lids. 

The lids hinge at the center and open to reveal 2 separate wood lined interiors.

Silvercraft: Jeweled Vanity Tray

Jeweled filigree vanity tray by Silvercraft.


Colonial Quality Perfume Trio in Stand

This is a set of three decorative glass perfume bottles with stoppers. 




Each bottle is approximately five inches high. 

The bottle in the center has a square base (approximately 1 1/2 "x 1 1/2"), while the other two have one rounded end so they fit into the decorative holder. 

 The holder is gilded brass, and set with faceted faux jewels of various colors. 

 The words "Colonial Quality" are stamped on the bottom center of the holder. 

Overall, the set measures approximately 5 1/4" W x 1 3/4" D x 5" H.

Colonial Quality Powder Jar

This is an exceptionally pretty powder jar or box made by Colonial Quality with a Heisey glass jar.


The very ornate brass filigree lid is studded with bezel set faux jewels and stamped with the manufacturer's name on the interior. The jar portion is etched with a floral pattern around the sides and has a starburst on the bottom that carries the Heisey hallmark in the very center (the diamond with the letter "H" in the center). 

The powder jar and lid is very good quality and in excellent condition. It measures approximately 4" high, is 5 1/2" at the widest point

Colonial Quality Dresser Tray

Vintage Jeweled Dresser Tray by Colonial Quality. 



This gorgeous tray features a beautiful French Net Lace insert under glass. There are 20 jewels in green, gold, red, blue, purple, amber glass. Beautiful filigree openwork ornamentation under the stones. Lovely ornate filigree handles. The tray rests on four ball feet.


Size: 11" wide across handles. Round glass area is 7 1/4" wide.

Photo from ruby lane seller Huntwood Antiques