Author: antiquariancouture

Honey Bees in Watch Case

A real piece of honeycomb, has been placed inside of an antique pocket watch case. Three real honeybees have been placed inside and coated in resin. A second antique pocket watch case, with a plastic crystal, has been attached to the top side. This hangs […]

Golden Watch and Blue Morpho

A real blue morpho butterfly wing has several coats of resin on it. At the top is a gold-colored watch movement. On the back is a silver plated bail and this hangs with a gold plated chain.

Art Deco Brass and Aluminum Steampunk

This is a necklace made by taking two strips of brass and hammered them by hand on only two sides. A square of aluminum was attached to the other sides and this was joined together, in a familiar Art Deco style. A single, small, antique […]

Small Watch in Gold Flakes

A small antique watch movement has been placed in the center of an antique pocket watch case back. There are gold-colored glass flakes that have had resin poured over them and then the watch has been attached on top. This has a silver plated bail […]

Bee and amber on Watch Plate

An antique pocket watch movement plate still has the gears attached to it under a thin coat of resin. There is a metal bee on one side and some pieces of amber on the opposite side. This has a silver plated bail on the back […]

Large Blue Morpho with Brass and Red

A Blue Morpho butterfly wing has several coats of resin over it and has an antique pocket watch plate attached to the top. The plate was made by the Elgin National Watch Company in 1891. There is a smaller antique watch movement attached in the […]

Metal Crosses in Copper Beads in Case

An antique pocket watch case has been filled with tiny, copper colored, metal beads and resin. A stainless steel cross has been attached on top of that and then a metal cross on top of that. This has a silver plated bail on the back […]

Antique Swiss Golden Watch

This antique watch movement is Swiss made and has a golden colored metal. It still has the original dial on the opposite side. This has a silver plated bail and hangs with a silver plated chain.

Elgin with Cicada Wing

This antique watch movement was made by the Elgin National Watch Company in 1937. It is in good shape and It has a resin coated cicada wing attached to the bottom. This has a silver plated bail on the back and hangs with a silver […]