All posts tagged: gold

Gold Bees on Antique Watch

An antique watch movement, made by the Elgin National Watch company has a production date of 1907. The movement has a coat of resin and two pieces of amber are attached under two gold plated bees. This hangs with a gold plated chain.

Gold Beads and Silver Cross on Leather

An antique pocket watch case back has been filled with gold-colored metal beads and resin. There is a metal cross attached to the top and 5 Swarovski crystals have been attached to the cross. This has a silver plated bail and a leather chord.

Art Deco Meets Steampunk with Brass and Aluminum

A familiar, stepped, Art Deco shape, has been used with a long strip of NuGold in the center with brass strips on either side.  A strip of textured and shiny aluminum is over the center NuGold piece.  A brass square is in the center and on […]

Antique Elgin with Resin and Wing

This is a simple looking pendant but it shines with a gold colored metal under a thin coat of resin.  There is a metal wing on the side.  The watch movement was made by the Elgin National Watch Company and the serial number places it […]

A Simple Testing into Art Deco

This is one of the third Art Deco inspired pieces done and while it looks simple enough, the minimalist style is hard to accomplish.  A 2 inch long, thin metal tag, made of Brass sits at the base as a narrow strip of NuGold (85% […]

Antique watch on key

An antique 1930’s watch movement has been attached to the top of an unused key.  The shape it makes reminds me of an Art Deco style.  This hangs with a silver plated bail and a stainless steel chain.