Tine Box Charm VINTAGE
Rare charm made by Norwegian jeweller Marius Hammer (1847-1927). This miniature traditional Scandinavian bentwood box is exquisitely decorated with enamel work in purple and turquoise blue flourishes and flowers. The lid is detachable and has a safety chain. Made in Norway prior to 1927, this highly collectible charm is gold washed and stamped with the Marius Hammer maker’s mark and 930S, which is a higher purity than sterling silver. Very good condition with only very minimal surface wear to the enamel and minor age related surface wear to gold wash (see photos). All in all a very special charm for any collector of charms.
Age Circa 1920.
Metal 930 silver, gold washed.
Size Main lower part of container measures 18mm (6/8”) length by 10mm (3/8”) width (not including scroll handles).
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...