A liquid pastel blue aquamarine weighing 11.00 carats is artfully presented in this bold retro mounting composed of intertwined, two-tone gold wire dotted with ten sparkling round diamonds. A unique and exceptional treasure, circa 1940s -- early 1950s.
Garnet Engagement Ring 14K White Gold!Diamond Wedding Bridal Ring,7mm Cushion Cut VS Natural Red Gemstone,Retro Vintage Floral,Design Band
On a quiet evening, “HMS Surprise” lies at anchor in Grand Harbour, Malta, a Marine standing guard on deck. A cutter pulls away from the dock the officers in the stern softly lit by a lantern. In the background on the right can be seen a British 74-gun warship and a Genoese barque is being towed across the harbour. Geoff Hunt
The Wellcome Library has acquired a 15th century manuscript with fold-out illustrations relating to astrology and medicine. Previously unknown to scholars, it turns out to have been owned by eccentric English poet Edith Sitwell.