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Welcome to PeterSzuhay.com We deal mainly in antique silver, intaglios, cameos, ancient carved gems, European works of art, carved ivories, snuffboxes, pomanders, kunstkammer objects, early jewellery, carved coral, Russian silver, Faberge, Russian jewellery, etc. Please browse our catalogue.

Peter Szuhay is renowned for having one of the largest collections of antique silver, European works of art, intaglios and cameos in central London. You can visit him at Grays Antiques Market in Mayfair, London.

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1740 Gold and paste ring

English ca 1730-40 gold and silver paste ring. The oversized central cushion shaped paste is 9 x 8.5 mm Ring size : "P" + 1/2 = US 8

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Gold Posy Ring

Antique ca 1680 gold posy ring with engraved posy reading:" Contents a treasure " Width of ring : 5.6 mm Ring size :"O" = US 7 + 1/4

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Cameo pendant

Antique hardstone cameo of an Emperor in an enamelled gold frame. The cameo is ca 1800 and the gold enamelled frame is ca 1840. Together with an attractive gold...

1500 gold ring with garnet
 

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1500 gold ring with garnet

Early ca 1500 European gold ring with cabochon garnet.The underside of the ring is engraved. The hoop or ring is circular in diameter. measurement of bezel 12 ...

Early Seventeenth Century Pendant
 

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Early Seventeenth Century Pendant

Early seventeenth century gold pendant, with rubies, and painted miniature of the adoration the Magi. The gold work is enameled with flowers and baroque motifs....

Maltese silver vegetable tureen
 

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Maltese silver vegetable tureen

Maltese silver vegetable tureen, ca 1810-15. Marked on body and lid. Makers mark is not legible. Diameter from edge of handle to edge of handle:24 cm Height:...

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Medieval gold ring with garnet

English ca 1480-1500 gold ring in cusped setting holding a garnet. The sides or the shoulders of the ring are engraved with stylised leaves, and stippled or sha...

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Roman itaglio ring with diamonds

ca 1810 gold and silver ring with an ancient carnelian intaglio depicting Hercules in the middle, surrounded with diamonds. Probably Grand Tour Rome, Ring si...

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Pair of Russian silver vodka cups 1790 Moscow

Pair of antique Russian engraved silver vodka cups with the original gilding inside , both are hallmarked , Moscow 1790 with A.F makers mark. Both are engraved ...

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Apollo cameo ring

Eighteenth century multy layered agate-hardstone cameo, depicting Apollo in later high carat setting.Measurements of bezel :26 x 19.5 mm Ring size : Q= US 8+1/...

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Eighteenth century emerald and diamond ring

ca 1780 ring , the top of the ring is made of silver and set with emeralds and diamonds. The "large" oval center diamond is just over one carat. The shank is go...

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Opal bracelet with diamond clasps

antiqoe gold bracelet with five row of cabochon opals set into settings which move individualy to make the bracelet very flexible and wearable.Arching over the ...

Fede ring
 

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Fede ring

Antique silver and mercury-gilt fede ring.Ca 1600. The fede ring traditionally has the motif of two right hands, one female and the other male clasped together....

Gild Posy Ring
 

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Gold Posy Ring

Gold posy ring with original excavated patina. ca 1720 " Time shall tell I love you well " width of band 4.4 mm wide ring size : " P " + 1/2 = US 8

Early silver beaker
 

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Early silver beaker

A huge silver beaker , decorated with silver coins. The lip of the beaker is engraved and fire gilt. Unmarked , Hungarian ca 1640. The beaker is engraved with ...

Indian mutiny gold ring
 

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Indian mutiny gold ring

22 carat gold ring, inscribed with the name of Color Sergeant Daniel Beare who fought in the British army during the Indian Mutiny in 1857 and was awarded the I...

Ivory bottle
 

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Ivory bottle

Seventeenth century ivory bottle, probably German ca 1690-1700 with silver neck and silver pull off lid. Figures are carved in high relief. Measurement: 60 mm

Visigothic cloak pin
 

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Visigothic cloak pin

Seventh century Visigothic cloak pin. Gilt bronze, the pin is mainly missing. The Visigoths were a nomadic people who having sacked Rome settled in today's Spai...

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Eighteenth century French gold box

French gold box in mint condition. Marked inside on base and lid. Paris 1789 Measurements :49 mm in diameter 19 mm in height weight : 54.3 grams

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Medieval gold ring with letter “N”

Medieval gold ring.Gothic letter N is seal engraved in reverse. Probably English ca 1480-1500 Ring size : "P"= US8

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Leda and the swan cameo ring

Antique ring. Ca 1780 - 1790 probaly Italian conch shell cameo of Leda and the swan in 1780 high carat gold setting. Measurements of cameo :32 x 25 mm Ring si...

Micro mosaic panel in gold frame
 

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Micro mosaic panel in gold frame

Larger than normal micro mosaic panel in enamelled gold frame. Most probably from a box. Depicting Pliny's doves. The origin of the design is probably by the on...

Eighteenth Century Niccolo intaglio Ring
 

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Eighteenth Century Niccolo intaglio Ring

Large eighteenth century "niccolo" intaglio ring. The intaglio is ca 1770 , the high carat gold mounts are later. The intaglio is of Diomedes stealing the Pall...

Augsburg silver samovar
 

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Augsburg silver samovar

"Large" silver samovar on it's original carved wooden foot. Augsburg 1753 -1755 makers mark of Johann Philipp Heckenauer .Maker born 1705 and becomes Master in ...

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Merovingian silver ring

Antique silver ring. Ca 500 A.D. Merovingian. Marriage ring, similar to Byzantine rings used further East. Ring size :"R"=US8+3/4

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Glass cameo of Pope Pius X

Large multicoloured glass cameo of Pope Pius X. Measurements : 73 x 58 mm

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Venetian silver and niello armorial ring

Antique silver armorial ring. The bezel is seal engraved with an early armorial, the sides are engraved and nielloed. Most probably Venice ca 1480-1500.

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Roman intaglio ring

Ancient Roman intaglio of a "horn of plenty" normally associated with the godess Fortuna. Used in ancient times as an amulet or "good luck charm". The high cara...

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450 B.C. ring

Large bronz ring, Greek ca 450-400 B.C. with seal engraving of a beast holding a lance. Measurements of bezel :23 x 28 mm Ring size : "O" = US7+1/2

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Wedgwood , gold and steel chain

Triple length chain, with Wedgwood beads, supported in gold setting, with polished steel. The Wedgwood beads are ca 1790. The gold work could be later.At the en...

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Carved coral ring

Antique gold ring with a carved coral mask. Grand Tour ca 1800 , probably Italian. Ring size : "N"= US6+3/4

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Seventeenth century gold posy ring

Seventeenth century gold posy ring, accompanied with British Museum papers of the makers mark TS The papers with the photo of the mark put the date 1659-1669 ...

Medieval silver ring
 

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Medieval silver ring

Medieval silver band with inscription in "black lettering. The inscription managed to defeat me so I would be grateful for anyone's help. Measurement of the ...

French plate wine cooler 1730
 

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French plate wine cooler 1730

French brass wine cooler ca 1730 with engraved family armorial and "Regence" flat chased decoration. Aristocracy of these times would show their wealth by the ...

Ancient intaglio ring
 

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Ancient intaglio ring

Carnelian intaglio ca first century A.D. in later mount. The mildly domed intaglio is depicting three mounted riders.It has been suggested to me /with thanks t...

Engraved Reliquary
 

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Engraved Reliquary

"Large" engraved silver reliquary, ca 1700 probably German. Measurements: 58 x 48 mm "Thickness" : 14 mm

Eighteenth century turquoise and diamonds ring
 

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Eighteenth century turquoise and diamonds ring

Antique gold and turquoise ring with two small diamonds on either side. The ring is English and ca 1760. Measurement of bezel: 8.5 x 6.5 mm Ring size : "L" = ...

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1730 cruciform garnet and diamond ring

Ca 1730 gold and silver ring with a square garnet in the middle and four diamonds around. Ring size :"I" = 4+1/2

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eighteenth century giardinetti ring

antique English ca 1770 "giardinetti" silver and gold ring. Ring size :"M"= US6+1/2

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Emerald and diamonds ring

English ca 1820 silver and gold ring set with table cut emerald and diamonds around. Ring size : "M" = US 6+1/2

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Enamelled French Belle Epoque brooch

Ca 1880 French gold brooch , with exquisitely painted enamel. The nautical theme continues with dolphins and reeds and a shell studded with diamonds and one sma...

Silver pomander
 

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Silver pomander

"Turned " decoration silver pomander, ca 1700. Probably German.This particular example was to be worn around the neck, probably on a chain. Measurements: 50 mm

Eighteenth century garnet ring
 

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Eighteenth century garnet ring

Eighteenth century silver, gold and garnets ring. English ca 1760. Size of bezel: 19 x 15 mm Ring size: "T" = US 9+3/4

“Large” seventeenth century agate cameo
 

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“Large” ca 1600 agate cameo

A very finely carved mid seventeenth century agate cameo portrait of a noble woman.Probably Italian ca 1600. The three colored /or layered/ gem is of a portrait...

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Russian champleve silver bowl

Antique Russian silver bowl with champleve enamel. Moscow 1893 Height:4.7 cm

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Six Russian champleve enamelled silver spoons

Six Russian champleve enamelled silver spoons.St Petersburg 1877. Length of each spoon:15 cm

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1781 black enamelled gold memorial ring

English 1781 black enamelled memorial ring" Danl Newman+esqOB 1 Oct 1781 AET 41 " Ring size :"P"+1/2 = US 8

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1720 Memento mori ring

English ca 1720 gold and silver memento mori ring , with two diamonds on the shoulder of the ring. Baded monograms under the table cut central glass. Ring size...

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