ROSE MOTIF HARDSTONE & MOP JEWELRY SET, 2 Two piece rose motif jewelry set, comprising a rhodonite, amethyst, and gold-tone beaded necklace featuring mother-of-pearl inlaid rose side-pendant / brooch with pin back, and a pair of complementary rose clip on earrings, necklace clasp marked "14/20." 30" L
MULTI-STRAND HARDSTONE BEADED & STERLING NECKLACE Five-strand beaded necklace comprised of hardstone beads including rose quartz, coral, unakite, rhodonite and blue stones, joined together with floral motif bar clasp marked "Sterling S." 18" L.
SNUFF BOTTLESA lot of two Chinese snuff bottles, early to mid Republic Period (1912-1949), one carved in rhodonite of flattened vasi-form fitted with a gilt bronze cabochon stoppered spoon measuring 3" high, the other carved in bloodstone of oval form fitted with a red stone cabochon stoppered spoon, measuring 2.25" high.
NICOLAS II FABERGE STYLE RUSSIAN ROSE GOLD, SILVER, RHODONITE AND GUILLOCHE ENAMEL PICTURE FRAME 6 ¼" x 5" Carved and polished rhodonite, with rose gold classical helmet with torch, trumpet and arrows, lavender guilloche enamel oval reserve at the top, with palm leaves and ribbon; rosettes with acanthus on the sides, rose gold rosette with bell flowers at the bottom, hand carved silver outer frame, and beaded opening, beveled glass; moire silk backing. At the back hinged silver ring to hang, back support, marbleized backing paper. Marked with maker's mark "A.N" for Anders Johan Navalinen (Finnish, active 1887-1917) (Postnikova-Loseva, #1483), Second Kokoshnik mark (1908-1926), 84 zolotnik, and Moscow letter mark on the bottom edge and back support. Provenance: private collection, Pittsburgh, PA; acquired at Freeman's in 2013.
A LARGE CHINESE PINK RHODONITE FIGURE OF A HIPPO A large Chinese pink rhodonite figure of a hippo, 20th century, raised on hardwood plinth, 8"h (figure) x 13.5"l, Provenance: Property from the estate of Patricia Moffat Pope, San Francisco, CA, Mrs. Pope was born May 12,1927, to parents William H. Moffat and May Martin Moffat in Reno, Nev. She grew up, a cattleman's daughter, loving the ranches and riding horses. She married George A. Pope Jr. in 1959 and together they built a Thoroughbred horse racing empire that included 27 stakes winners in the United States and in Europe. Among the many races that they won include the 1962 Kentucky Derby
TWO HARDSTONE CARVED TURTLES Two hardstone carved turtles, the first rhodonite example modeled as of turtle and hatchling on hardwood base, overall 4.75"h x 9.5"l; the second sodalite and cut glass turtle with silver mount, 3.25"h x 7.5"l. Provenance: Property from the estate of Patricia Moffat Pope, San Francisco, CA, Mrs. Pope was born May 12,1927, to parents William H. Moffat and May Martin Moffat in Reno, Nev. She grew up, a cattleman's daughter, loving the ranches and riding horses. She married George A. Pope Jr. in 1959 and together they built a Thoroughbred horse racing empire that included 27 stakes winners in the United States and in Europe. Among the many races that they won include the 1962 Kentucky Derby
SILVER GEM SET EAGLE WAX SEALA very fine Continental parcel gilt silver wax seal modeled as an eagle with spread wings in gilt silver, sitting atop a ring of inset rubies within a silver tiered base mounted with cabochon emeralds and chased with a floral motif, set with a seal of carved rhodonite. Includes a fitted box with Italian retailer printed on inner panel. 19th Century. Apparently unmarked. Measures 3.5" height, 3.5" wide. The face of the stone measures 1.5 inches by 1.75 inches Weighs 196.6 grams.
NATIVE AMERICAN TRIBAL RHODONITE SILVER BRACELET & RING...Hallmarked silver ring. Bracelet has central stone, artist marks.
Cast silver with worked Native American designs in naturalistic motifs, and striking central stones, with dark inclusions of manganese oxide. Total weight of bracelet is approximately 81 grams. Total weight of ring is approximately 6.5 grams. 5 ring size, 6" cuff size.
Issued: 20th c.
Dimensions: 2.5"L x 2"H
Country of Origin: United States
Age related wear
CARVED RHODONITE BEADED NECKLACEDESCRIPTION: A beaded necklace composed of a pink Rhodonite pendant carved in a double frog motif, featuring pink and crystal beads, completed with a 14k gold clasp. CIRCA: 20th Cent. DIMENSIONS: L: 12.5" (Closed) CONDITION: Great condition. See lot description for details on item condition. More detailed condition requests can be obtained via email (email@example.com) or SMS (305) 333-4134. Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Akiba Antiques shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.
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