Antique & Original Period Jewelry
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We have hundreds of pieces of original jewelry that we collect from estate sales around the country and Europe. This includes a large selection of hair jewelry, cameos, broaches, mourning jewelry, earrings, garnets and gemstones. We also produce our own line of Civil War Era reproduction jewelry that includes Chatelaines, Handkerchief holders, Garnet crosses & rings and other lovely pieces. If you are seeking a particular item, please email us in order that we may assist you! Serious buyers may email their requests for current photos.

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Our Exclusive Chatelaines

These three lovely Chatelaines are exclusively sold by only by During her travels throughout Europe, Joy Melcher has collected a bevy of beautiful chatelaines and has reproduced them for historical accuracy. All styles of these chatelaines are Sterling Silver and molded directly from the original chatelaines. Each chatelaine is fashioned with Sterling Silver chains and swivels to hold your fine implements. Assorted chain styles, please indicate 'heavy chain' or 'medium chain'.

Three Chatelaines
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Chatelaine #1 below: depicts a large fleur di lis surrounded by two cherub angels. These petite cherubs rest on delicate Victorian foliage that surrounds a lovely winged Angel. Four sturdy loops dangle sterling silver chains with secure swivels ends that will securely hold your Victorian sewing treasures or trinkets. This is a very substantial piece of sterling, a true showcase piece of jewelry that is very lovely framed and mounted when not being worn. $375.00 Limited Quantities!

French Chatelaine
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Chatelaine #2 Below: The original chatelaine was purchased in London, England on one of Mrs. Melcher's trips. She has cast the original in sterling silver with five metal chains for a wonderful precise reproduction. A very Romantic Victorian Angel holding an English Rose adorns this very feminine chatelaine, ideal for any prim and proper woman to wear. This is a show stopper and will wow onlookers. Sterling Silver Chatelaine. $350.00 Limited Quantities

English Chatelaine
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