Egyptian Revival Plique-a-Jour Carved Carnelian Scarab Eagle Pin, 1923 For Sale
Want more images?
Request additional images from the seller
1 of 9 images

Egyptian Revival Plique-a-Jour Carved Carnelian Scarab Eagle Pin, 1923

About

This pin is quite the piece! This Egyptian Revival pin features a lovely scarab in the center made of carved carnelian! The wings on this eagle are gorgeous plique-a-jour enamel - a technique that makes the final product translucent! As there is no backing where the enamel is placed, the wings on this eagle are like stained glass! This pin is made of gilt silver and the back of the scarab is carved with a maker's mark. Wouldn't this be the perfect addition to your collection? We know that when you see this pin in person that you will fall even more in love with it! But just in case it isn't exactly what you're looking for, rest assured that we offer free returns. If you don't absolutely love your purchase for any reason, just contact us within 7 days of receiving your item and we will send you a pre-paid shipping label, no questions asked. Item must be returned in same condition it was received. We are the only jeweler in Central Kentucky with expertise in antique and period jewelry, custom design, and restoration of antique jewelry. If you have a question, send us a message or give our store a shout - Wednesday through Saturday 12 PM to 4 PM. We love to chat about antique jewelry!

Details

  • Dimensions
    W .88 in. x D 2 in.W 22.36 mm x D 50.8 mm
  • Length
    2 in. (50.8 mm)
  • Weight
    5.73 g
  • Seller Location
    Lexington, KY
  • Reference Number
    LU43637203771
Buyer Protection Guaranteed
Our Promise To You: If you're not happy with the way an item arrived, we'll work with you and the seller to reach an optimal resolution. Read more

Shipping, Returns & Payment

  • Shipping
    Rates vary by destination and complexity
    Shipping methods are determined by item size, type, fragility and specific characteristics.
    Shipping costs are calculated based on carrier rates, delivery distance and packing complexity.
  • Return Policy

    This item can be returned within 2 days of delivery.

    View details
  • Online Payment Methods
    1stdibs accepts the following payment methods
  • Item Invoice
    Generate an invoice that you can customize and print.

About the Seller

5 / 5
Vetted
1stdibs seller since 2016
Located in Lexington, KY
More From This Seller
Victorian Moonstone Gold Pin
Victorian Moonstone Gold Pin
Unknown
Antique 1890s Late Victorian Brooches
This pin from the late Victorian era is opulent and magnificent. It is 10 karat gold, which holds a luscious moonstone in a warm embrace. The golden scroll work is hand-engraved, whi...
Diamond Platinum Bar Pin
Diamond Platinum Bar Pin
Unknown
Antique Early 19th Century Edwardian Brooches
This is a beautiful example of Edwardian craftsmanship. This pin has been hand carved, not stamped. It features 19 diamonds with a total weight of 1.50 carat, G color and VS1 clarity...
Contemporary 14 Karat Gold and Sapphire Turtle Pin
Contemporary 14 Karat Gold and Sapphire Turtle Pin
Unknown
Late 20th Century Contemporary Brooches
This pin is just adorable!Made of 14K yellow gold and 16 gorgeous sapphires, this turtle will surely make you the talk of the town! The cage-like shell of this turtle makes a perfect...
Gold Bloodstone and Carnelian Fob
Gold Bloodstone and Carnelian Fob
Unknown
Antique 1890s Late Victorian More Jewelry
The deep, rich cranberry color of this fob pendant has a matte-like finish, which creates a luxurious sense of elegance that is a defining feature of the Victorian era. With a color ...
You May Also Like
Art Nouveau Egyptian Revival Diamond, Ruby, Carved Lapis Scarab, Enameled Pin
Art Nouveau Egyptian Revival Diamond, Ruby, Car...
Unknown
Antique Early 1900s Art Nouveau Brooches
During the 19th century, the discoveries of ancient archaeological finds influenced and introduced what is referred to as "archaeological revival jewelry," or "Egyptian revival jewel...
Plique a Jour and Enamel Gold Dragonfly Pin
Plique a Jour and Enamel Gold Dragonfly Pin
Unknown
Vintage 1910s Brooches
Beautiful figural "dragonfly" pin. 18K yellow gold, with an enamel body and head and plique a jour wings. Brilliant coloring. 2 1/4" x 1 1/2." Alice Kwartler ...
Carl Bacher Victorian Egyptian Revival Carnelian Enamel and Diamond Pharaoh Pin
Carl Bacher Victorian Egyptian Revival Carnelia...
Antique 1880s Victorian Brooches
During the 19th century, the discoveries of ancient archaeological finds influenced what is referred to as "archaeological revival jewelry," or "Egyptian revival jewelry." The initia...
Egyptian Revival Enamel Sapphire Ruby Gold Scarab Brooch
Egyptian Revival Enamel Sapphire Ruby Gold Scar...
Unknown
Antique Late 19th Century Egyptian Revival Brooches
A sapphire and enamel scarab brooch, the cabochon-cut sapphire in a rub-over setting with rose cut diamond details, the outstretched curved wings with green and white enamel work and...
Dragonfly Plique-a-Jour Brooch
Dragonfly Plique-a-Jour Brooch
Unknown
Vintage 1930s Brooches
Exquisite 18K yellow gold and transparent enamel dragonfly pin. Head and body are vibrant emerald green and orange enamel. When the pin is held to the light, the wings look like blue...
Art Nouveau Plique-à-Jour and Diamond Moveable Winged Insect Pin
Art Nouveau Plique-à-Jour and Diamond Moveable ...
Unknown
Antique Early 1900s Art Nouveau Brooches
"Plique A Jour" is a French term that means "braid letting in daylight". The term refers to the technique in which enamel is applied in cells, similar to cloisonné, but with no backi...
Eygptian Revival Scarab Brooch
Eygptian Revival Scarab Brooch
Unknown
Early 20th Century Brooches
Early 20th Century brooch of heavy 18K with ancient carnelian scarab centrally mounted with lotus motifs designs. Eygptian revival motifs become popular with opening of ancient Eygpt...
14 Karat Gold Victorian Egyptian Scarab Beetle Brooch Stick Pin
14 Karat Gold Victorian Egyptian Scarab Beetle ...
Unknown
Antique Early 1900s Victorian Brooches
Victorian Egyptian Scarab Beetle Brooch Stick. Stunning Iridescent Green beetle scarab on this gold stick pin. 14K Gold. Measuring 2.54 in. top to bottom. Scarab measures .46 in. x ....

Why Shop on 1stdibs?

Learn More

Only Vetted, Professional Sellers

Buyer Protection Guaranteed

Fully Insured Global Deliveries