Category Archives: Facets

“En Tremblent” Antique Pin

In spite of all the prim and proper societal rules imposed upon them, even Victorian women craved a touch of feminine seduction in their jewelry pieces. Discover how en tremblent antique pins like this one allowed them to subtly achieve … Continue reading

Posted in Facets | Tagged | Leave a comment

Victorian Swag and Floral Antique Necklace

Discover the connections our Victorian swag and floral antique necklace shares with recent 2012 Kentucky Derby winner, I’ll Have Another. Horseshoes, like the one you’ll find peeking out of this necklace’s floral swag, have long been a symbol of good … Continue reading

Posted in Facets | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Carnelian Cameo Antique Ring

The spirit of an ancient warrior will protect you with this carnelian cameo antique ring. Learn why the ancient Egyptians deemed the gemstones in it so valuable that they painstakingly hid them where they wouldn’t be found for millennia. Archaeologists … Continue reading

Posted in Facets | Tagged , , | Leave a comment