Featured The COOLEST item I have found. 1900s 14k Tiger Head Enamel Brooch Pendant

Discussion in 'Jewelry' started by spartcom5, Feb 2, 2024.

  1. spartcom5

    spartcom5 Well-Known Member

    Was at an estate sale and found this sitting in the costume jewelry bin. I knew it was a hit when I saw it but wow... it is incredible!!!! Yes, the nose does have some enamel loss but it is just an incredibly crafted piece! Absolutely thrilled to have found this, now I just need to find a way to wear it! Diamonds, an amethyst, and amazing enamel work!

    Also, here is another that sold and Langs https://www.langantiques.com/enamel-and-diamond-tiger-s-head-pin.html
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  2. evelyb30

    evelyb30 Well-Known Member

    I do love a nice piece of 14k in the junk bin! And that is a NICE piece; it's a kittycat. I think the bail was added later; it was intended as a brooch. THe bail is soldered over the initials.
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  3. Any Jewelry

    Any Jewelry Well-Known Member

    Well spotted, spart, great find!
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  4. Lucille.b

    Lucille.b Well-Known Member

    If in the costume jewelry bin, we know you got it for a good price. Well done!!!
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  5. johnnycb09

    johnnycb09 Well-Known Member

    Fabulous !
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  6. KSW

    KSW Well-Known Member

    Fab find! Eagle eyes get the treasure :D
  7. bercrystal

    bercrystal Well-Known Member

    :oops::oops::oops: :hilarious::hilarious:

    Who in their right mind thought this was a costume piece???? :jawdrop::jawdrop::facepalm:

    Fabulous find!!! :smuggrin::smuggrin::smuggrin:
  8. komokwa

    komokwa The Truth is out there...!

    Right on Bro !!!
    good eye !!!:happy:;):woot::woot:
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  9. sassafras

    sassafras Well-Known Member

    I can't tell if it's a ferocious kitty or a smiling tiger, but I LOVE it either way. Congrats on a great find!
  10. bosko69

    bosko69 Well-Known Member

    Congrats,a stunning WOW piece,1900's Punk !
    Sigh-time to get up early & hit some Estate Sales.
    PS-I'd be mighty tempted to keep this one as a souvenir, almost too memorable to sell,but hey- we all gotta make a living.
    Last edited: Feb 2, 2024
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  11. J Dagger

    J Dagger Well-Known Member

    Yeee doggy, what a find. Yeee kitty rather.
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  12. stracci

    stracci Well-Known Member

    Yet another great find!
    Finding gold mixed in with costume jewelry is so exciting!
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  13. Dessert58

    Dessert58 Well-Known Member

    I m a bit jealous. What an amazing find, omg!
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  14. baltojoe75

    baltojoe75 Well-Known Member

    Those eyes might be diamonds! Beautiful find.
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