As 2018 comes into view, you may be thinking of what fabulous gifts you could buy your loved ones. Whether it is a special piece of jewellery for your partner or a close family member, here at Laurelle Antique Jewellery, we are sure to have just what you're looking for.
If you need some help in finding the very best items we have to offer, here are our top 5 finds of 2017:
1. Platinum Emerald Diamond Cluster Ring
Dating from the decadent and lively 1930s period, this ring perfectly encapsulates the feel of the time. Simply stunning in its looks, this is a superb ring if you are looking for jewellery with style. Boasting a rare and fabulous Diamond Cut Emerald in the centre which measures 1.60ct, this will look superb when worn.
Beautifully pierced, this piece also has a halo of old cut Diamonds which are famous for the way they flicker and dance in candlelight. All the diamonds have immense clarity and will delight on closer inspection. In excellent condition, this is a real eye-catching piece that is competitively priced at only 4,750.00.
2. Antique Victorian 18ct Gold and Diamond Engagement Ring
Getting engaged is a truly special occasion that deserves to be marked with an exquisite engagement ring. This Victorian engagement ring was produced circa 1900 and is made from solid, 18ct Gold. The Diamond contained is 0.70ct and original to the gallery with its fantastic SI 1 H colour.
Weighing 3.1 grams and standing 5mm off the finger when worn, it is a captivating ring that will perfectly celebrate your engagement. Full of dazzling brilliance and amazing workmanship, this will be a ring you or your loved one will adore wearing for eternity.
3. Antique Georgian Queen Anne Bracelet
This 18ct gold Queen Anne bracelet is so rare that it has to be seen! In our 35 years of dealing with antique jewellery, we have never seen something of this kind, which makes it a real rarity. Produced around 1700, this item reflects the period it was made in terms of its style and elegance.
Boasting superb, deep blue teal Paste stones at over 25ct each, it also has a closed back setting. The Paste stones are made from thin flint glass which gives them a dazzling brilliance when used in this way. In superb condition and priced at just 3,750.00, this is a chance to pick up a piece of jewellery that is a collector's item.
4. Antique Edwardian 3ct Diamond Flower Brooch
If you are looking for something a bit special but at a great price then this brooch is a superb option. Priced at just 3,750.00, it is a fantastic piece to dazzle on any lapel. The brooch itself is 18ct yellow gold while the real star of the show is the 3ct of Diamonds set in it.
Dating back to the Edwardian period, this is something to treasure forever. Weighing 12 grams, it has a secure locking device on the pin and brooch for full security when pinned onto your clothing. With the rosy hue of the gold and the brilliant shine of the set diamonds, this is one to put on when you want to feel glamorous.
5. Antique Victorian 18ct Gold Suffragette Bracelet
This final pick from our fantastic range of items is awash in historical value. Produced circa 1900, this genuine Victorian bracelet is made from solid 18ct gold and looks simply stunning. Favoured by the Suffragettes, this type of jewellery allowed them to show their feminine side. In excellent condition, each link boasts fabulous detail and is adorned with striking Peridots, Pearls and Amethyst's. With full hallmarks on the clasp, it weighs 13.4 grams and will fit a 6.5 to 7 inch wrist.
Choose something magnificent today
If you want to make someone's 2018 truly special then any of the above choices will hit the mark. We also have a wide range of other antique jewellery pieces to choose from so you can always find the perfect present whatever the occasion. Browse our website today and let Laurelle Antique Jewellery help you find something truly magical.