Dressing Table Charm VINTAGE
Miniature vanity bedroom dressing table charm or pendant, made by Nuvo. With tiny brush, comb and objects on the surface and which opens to reveal a tortoise. I've often wondered what this signifies and have concluded that it's a subtle, tongue in cheek acknowledgement of those who take a long time to get ready! In good, original uncleaned condition retaining its lovely aged patina as shown in photos. Good hinge operation and closes securely.
Age circa 1970.
Size 17mm height; 10mm width.
Structure 3 Dimensional, mechanical.
Amethyst Stag Head Charm VINTAGE
A charm of a deer head in a horseshoe with a central amethyst stone. Age 1960s-70s Metal Silver. Size 12mm height; 13mm width. Structure 3 Dimensional.
Articulated Fish Charm VINTAGE
A vintage silver wiggly fish charm with lovely movement, measuring 27mm length nose to tail. No hallmarks but tests silver.
Arum Lily Heart Charm VINTAGE
A puffed heart with calla lily design in relief. Marked STERLING, it is in very good condition.Age 1940sMetal Sterling silver.Size 15mm height; 14mm width.Structure Puffy, i.e. hollow inside.
Bagpiper Charm VINTAGE
A Scottish bagpiper charm with colourful 'tartan' enamelling. The earliest reference to this instrument in Scotland dates back to the 15th Century, but it is believed that its popular melodies may have sounded...