Fine Antique Commemorative Ring, 18th century, centering a gold depiction of a gentleman in profile under a buffed rock crystal dome, flanked by rose-cut diamonds, silver-topped gold mount, enamel gallery and shoulders.
AN ORMOLU-MOUNTED PIETRA DURA AND EBONY CASKET ON LATER STAND <br />THE CASKET, FLORENCE, CIRCA 1850 AND INCORPORATING AN EARLY 18TH CENTURY PIETRA DURA PANEL, THE MOUNTS PROBABLY FRENCH<br /><br />The canted rectangular lid with a central panel of a horse in a landscape surrounded by lower hardstone panels of malachite and lapis, the corners punctuated by masks and opening to a later velvet-lined interior with hinges and lockplates engraved with foliage, the sides with engaged columns of…
The antique engagement ring specific to the period between 1920 and 1930 are Art Deco rings. They can easily be recognized thanks to their colorful designs, but also contrasting gemstones. These antique engagement rings are very popular nowadays.
Louis Ferdinand, Prince of Prussia by Jean-Laurent Mosnier, (Friedrich Ludwig Christian; Prussian prince and a soldier in the Napoleonic Wars. Nephew of Frederick the Great, and like his uncle, a talented musician. Died aged 33 at the Battle of Saalfield.