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Nancy Galvin, 14750 Stage Road, Lanexa, VA 23089

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We thank all of our current and past customers. We are taking a hiatus due to other family obligations. If you are interested in any jewelry items, please feel free to inquire prior to our close date.

Signed & Unsigned Bracelets

Vintage Jeweled Colored Transparent Lucite Bracelet
Item #4180

Here is a vintage jeweled colored transparent bracelet, lots of fun to wear! The bracelet, made of Lucite, featuring blue, green, and yellow stripes and dots, with a design of white dots all around the bangle. Cool looking. Inner measurements are 2-5/8" diameter and 1/2" width. A colorful summer accessory! A friendly reminder this necklace has been previously owned and worn.

Item #4180


Striking Vintage Turquoise Inlay Bangle
Item #6628

From a local Eastern Shore estate, here is another one of my favorite bracelets. The previous owner worked for the United Nations years ago, and traveled extensively. This 1940s vintage bangle from India features turquoise chips inlayed in a matrix with brass backing. The bangle is signed INDIA inside. Quality construction, heavy weight, very good condition. Inside measurement 2-5/8", width is 1/2". We have the matching brooch, also.

Item #6628 $60.00

Gorgeous Art Deco Pink En Cabochon Stone Bracelet
Item #6512

Another wonderful vintage bracelet! Circa 1915-1925, with large oval pink marbleized glass stones bezel set in an Art Deco brass setting design! Bracelet appears all original, with spring clasp in good working order. Measures 7" x 1". Unmarked. In very good condition. Just the right color for spring and summer fashions!
Item #6512 $85.00

Vintage ART DECO Carnelian Stone Bracelet
Item #5529

A beautiful Art Deco carnelian stone bracelet. The large faceted stones are prong set in what appears to be an old brass setting. Elongated glass stones measure 1' x 5/8". Each brass etched link connects to an ornate 'O' ring. It is an old bracelet and it is a beauty! Measuring 7 1/2" x 5/8". Nice vintage patina, slight discoloration in spots on back which is not visible when worn. A friendly reminder this bracelet has been previously owned and worn.

Item #5529 $65.00
Olive Bakelite Bangle

Olive Bakelite Bangle
Item #4107

I love to wear Bakelite bangles, and here is a wonderful olive colored Bakelite bangle. Tested and guaranteed to be Bakelite. This bracelet is unusual in that it has a black cord wrapped around a portion of the bangle. The bangle measures 3/8" wide, 7/16" thick, inside diameter 2 1/2", and 3 3/8" outside diameter. Excellent condition. A fabulous color you will wear again and again. A friendly reminder this item has been previously owned and worn.
Item #4107 $18.00

Vintage Brass Decorative Hinged Bangle
NMG 12988

Here is a vintage brass decorative hinged bangle. Features a elaborate floral design all around the bangle. Measures 2-1/4" in diameter and 5/8" wide.Unmarked. In good condition vintage patina.