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Religious Jewelry

Vintage Rosary Beads, Crucifixes, & Religious Medals
Vintage Sterling Amethyst Cross Necklace
Item #12579

Lovely vintage Sterling amethyst cross necklace. Cross measures 1-3/8" in length and 7/8" wide including bale. Necklace chain is marked 925 Italy, cross is also marked 925. Necklace chain measures 15-3/4" in length. In very good condition.

$35.00
Vintage Sterling Jewish Hebrew Mezuzah Prayer Pendant/Charm
Item #12457

Vintage Sterling Jewish Hebrew Mezuzah Prayer pendant/charm. Circa 1960s. Measures 1-1/8" in length and 3/8" wide. Marked Sterling. In very good condition.

$28.00
Vintage Crystal Bead Cross Necklace
Item #12490

Lovely vintage crystal bead cross necklace. Cross measures 1-3/8" in length and 7/8" wide. Necklace chain is unmarked and measures 15-3/4" in length. In very good condition.

$28.00

Vintage Gold Filled Jeweled Cross Necklace
Item #12486

Vintage gold-filled cross necklace with what appears to be a small diamond or crystal stone and engraved design. Cross measures 1-1/4" long and 3/4" in width, necklace chain measures 207". Marked on cross 1/20 12 K as is the necklace chain; necklace chain has older clasp style. Both cross and necklace chain are in very good condition, with vintage patina (can be polished if desired).

$32.00

Contemporary-Lovely Rhinestone Sterling Cross Necklace
Item #11989

Lovely contemporary Sterling rhinestone cross necklace. Cross measures 3/4" wide and 1/2" in length. Crystal faceted stones. Sterling box necklace chain measures 18". Both necklace chain and cross marked 925. Cross also marked CHINA. In excellent condition.

$18.00

Vintage Gold Filled Cross Necklace-marked B&O
Item #11620

Vintage gold-filled cross necklace. Cross measures 3/4" wide and 1-1/8" in length, necklace chain measures 17". Marked on cross 1/20 12 K with manufacturer's mark B&O. This mark is for Baum & Oppenheim, a jewelry company who began business in New York, NY, in 1896 through 1915. Necklace chain has older clasp style. Both cross and necklace chain are in very good condition, with vintage patina (can be polished if desired).

$36.00

Vintage Turquoise Stone & Sterling Cross
Item #11614

This is a quality Sterling turquoise stone cross necklace. Sterling necklace chain measures 18"; cross measures 1" in length and 5/8" wide. Marked 925 on clasp. In very good condition with light surface wear and patina. A wonderful addition to your Sterling religious jewelry collection or a fabulous gift for that special someone.

$36.00

Contemporary-Lovely Rhinestone Cross Necklace
Item #11256

Lovely rhinestone cross necklace. Most likely contemporary. Cross measures 1" long and 3/4" wide. Crystal Chaton cut stones decorate the cross, accented by four ruby red stones one each end. Necklace chain measures 16". Unmarked. In excellent condition.
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Item #11256 $18.00

SOLD Vintage 10K Gold Cross
Item #11146

Vintage 10K cross. Cross measures 5/8" wide and 1-1/8" in length including bale. Marked on cross 10K. In very good condition, with vintage patina (can be polished if desired).
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Item #11146 $60.00

Vintage Sterling Rhinestone Stanhope Cross Necklace
Item #11061

Sparkling unusual kite-shaped crystal rhinestones accent this vintage Stanhope cross necklace pendant. Named Stanhope for the designer of the small glass window in which you can view the Lord's Prayer (note the magnifying cabochon in the center of the cross.) Lord's Prayer is visible and complete. The Sterling vintage cross measures 1-3/8" x 7/8", necklace chain measures 18". Crystal stones are prong-set. Marked Sterling on back of cross, chain is also marked Sterling and features older spring clasp. Both necklace chain and rhinestone cross are in very good condition. A very collectible and hard-to-find Sterling Stanhope cross necklace!
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Item #11061 $65.00

Vintage Large Etched Cross & Goldfilled Necklace
Item #11090

Vintage large etched cross necklace. Cross pendant measures 1-3/4" x 1", with goldfilled necklace chain measureing a generous 19-1/2". Necklace chain is marked 1/20 KT G.E., and the mark for Carl Art (initials with arrow running through it). Floral and geometric design on cross front, back is undecorated. Cross is not marked, unsure of composition-possibly brass? In very good condition with vintage patina.
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Item #11090 $14.00

Vintage Mother-of-Pearl Cross Necklace
Item #10955

Vintage Mother-of-Pearl cross necklace. Brass necklace chain measures 18". Cross pendant measures 1" x 5/8". Unmarked. In very good condition with vintage patina.
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Item #10955 $18.00

Vintage Gold-filled Cross
Item #10860

Vintage gold-filled cross. Manufactured by H. F. Barrows & Co., a jewelry company established in the mid-1800's in North Attleboro, MA. Cross measures 1/2" wide and 1-1/8" in length including bale. Marked on cross 1/20 12 K G.F. H.F.B. In very good condition, with vintage patina (can be polished if desired).
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Item #10860 $14.00

Vintage Gold-filled Cross
Item #10859

Vintage gold-filled cross. Cross measures 5/8" wide and 1-1/8" in length including bale. Marked on cross 1/20 12 K. In very good condition, with vintage patina (can be polished if desired).
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Item #10859 $16.00

Vintage Rhinestone Cross Necklace
Item #10854

Lovely vintage rhinestone cross necklace. Cross measures 3/4" wide and 1-1/8" in length. Crystal Marquise cut stones. Necklace chain measures 18". Unmarked. In very good condition.
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Item #10854 $18.00

Vintage Blue Topaz Colored Crystal Bead Rosary-Made in Italy
Item #10285

Vintage blue topaz colored crystal Rosary beads with large cross. Marked Made in Italy. Measures 32" with additional 7" center drop of cross. Cross is unmarked. In very good condition.
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Item #10285 $45.00

Vintage Czechoslovakia Cobalt Blue Crystal Bead Rosary
Item #10283

Vintage Rosary beads with cross. Made in Czechoslovakia. Circa 1930s or 1940s. Measures 18" with additional 6" center drop of cross. Elongated cobalt blue glass beads are oval in shape. Cross appears to be brass metal. Cross has the word INRI on top of cross. In very good condition.
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Item #10283 $75.00

Vintage Faceted Crystal Topaz Bead Rosary
Item #10282

Vintage faceted topaz crystal Rosary beads with religious medal. Measures 20" total with 2" center drop of cross. Warm topaz crystal beads connected by multi brass links. In good condition, some wear to medal finish, does not distract from overall appearance. No markings noted. A lovely vintage rosary and a welcome addition to any vintage jewelry collection.
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Item #10282 $44.00

Vintage Lucite Gold Rosary
Item #9901

Vintage Lucite gold Rosary beads with cross. Measures 30" with additional 2-1/2" center drop of cross. Lucite gold beads are oval in shape with beaded design, and measures 15x7mm. In very good condition.
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Item #9901 $15.00

Vintage Sterling & Marcasite Cross Necklace
Item #9321

Stunning vintage Sterling and marcasite rhinestone cross necklace. Marked Sterling on back, accented with Chaton cut marcasites. In excellent condition.
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Item #9321 $36.00
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