Lover's Eye Fewer than were ever produced of these hand painted Georgian miniatures. They were painted by miniaturists onto ivory and sometimes velum. If they were encircled by pearls they were remembrance pieces.
Personal collection of (mostly) fine jewelry from a variety of periods. Includes my favorites: eye miniatures and other miniature portraits, Stuart Crystals, demantoid garnets, superb turquoise Victorian jewelry, memento mori and other mourning jewelry.
Georgian Eye Jewelry Eye miniatures or Lovers’ eyes were Georgian miniatures, normally watercolour on ivory, depicting the eye or eyes of a spouse, loved one or child. These were usually commissioned for sentimental reasons and were often worn as bracelet