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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.



Ancient amethyst intaglio ring

Ancient amethyst intaglio of an orator or philosopher in a modern gold ring. The gem in ca second cent A.D.



Memento mori gold pendant

Memento mori gold pendant with small skull in the middle. The back of the pendant is engraved with the date and monogram. " I M ob. 13 Aug 1723 " Measuremen...



Cabochon agate ring with diamonds

Silver and gold ring set with a high cabochon agate with diamonds set surround. Measurement of bezel : 14.5 x 16.5 mm



Ancient Roman gold ring with engraved wolf

Ca 200 A.D. ancient Roman gold ring with an engraved wolf. Measutrement of bezel :9 x 5.5 mm Ring size : "J" = US 5



Ancient Roman Medusa cameo ring

Ancient Roman cameo of Medusa in "modern" gold ring. The cameo is ca second century A.D. Measurements of bezel : 19 x 16 mm



Ptolemaic intaglio of Antony and Cleopatra in 1800 stick pin

Grand Tour gold stick pin with an ancient Ptolemaic / Alexandrian / sard intaglio of Antony and Cleopatra. Ca First century A.D. The Grand Tour stick pin is ca...



Ring with ping topaz and diamonds

Edwardian ca 1900 gold and silver ring set with pink popaz and diamonds.



Portuguese silver and topaz brooch

Ca 1760 Portuguese silver brooch set with fazetted topaz. Measurements :4 mm in diameter



Seventeenth century enamelled gold pendant

Ca 1660 Fench enamelled gold pendant with five amethysts in a cuziform shape. The gold work is enamelled in the front as in the back. Measurements :23 x 25 m...



Amethyst intaglio ring

Ancient Roman amethyst intaglio of a dove above a basket, set in an elaborately decorated gold ring. The mount is 18 carat and most probably French ca 1820 Mea...



Pair of gold mounted garnet earrings

Ca 1810-20 gold mounted garnet earrings set with small rose cut diamonds. Probably Grand Tour earrings with the classical revival theme of an amphora. Measurem...



Large three coloured gold slide

Large three coloured gold slide with wowen hair inside. The yellow gold slide is decorated with red and green colour gold applied and engraved on the rim. Hallm...

Ancient Intaglio of Nike in modern gold setting


Ancient Intaglio of Nike in modern gold setting

Ancient intaglio of Nike , Winged Goddess of Victory. The intaglio is ca. second century A.D. and the setting is ca 1940 in high carat /18/ Ring size:"R" =US ...



Pair of silver gilt earrings

Antique ca 1790 pair of silver gilt earrings with foiled rock crystals and enamel. Measurements : 28 x 25 mm



Pair of “Queen Anne” earrings

Ca 1740-60 silver and cut steel earrings with mother of pearl panels. The fittings have been at some point reinforced. Measurements vertical : 32 mm horiz...



Pair of early eighteenth century French earrings

Pair of gold mounted ruby earrings, ca 1720-1740 probably French. Measurements horizontal 30 mm vertical 40 mm



Eighteenth century shell and silver snuff box

Antique silver and shell snuff box, English ca 1760-70.The lid is finely engraved with Triton holding an engraved armorial shield. Lid is marked inside with ma...



Helios intaglio ring

Ancient carnelian intaglio of Helios in later high carat setting.



Silver mounted agate dish

Small silver mounted agate dish, ca 1680 probably German. The silver mounts are with the original fire gilding. Measurements : 50 x 40 mm Height / including ...



Late medieval gold ring

English ca 1500 gold ring with a fleur de lis, the shoulders are two hands holding the shank . Ring size :"M" Measurement of bezel :7 mm in diameter



Medieval gold ring with sapphire

Medieval gold ring , English ca 1400. Set in a rub over setting a cabochon saphire. Saphires came from India and therefore were very rare and expensive at the t...



Strassbourg gilt tumbler

Usual wonderful quality Strassbourg silver fire gilt tumbler cup. Marked with Strassbourg marks and the makers mark of Johann Friderick Krug / Master 1731 / ...



Portuguese emerald and diamond pendant

Ca 1730 Portuguese silver pendant set with emeralds and rose diamonds. Mesurements : 50 x 35 mm



Diamond fleur de lis

Ca 1810 rose diamon set silver and gold fleur de lis pendant/brooch with a middle section set with square emeralds. Not foiled but "open" backed Measurements ...



Georgian gold and agate butterfly brooch

"large" gold and specled agate butterfly brooch. Unfortunately this piece is for a jewellery collector only since the left wing is a cracked agate. One could re...



Byzantine gold ring

Byzantine gold ring with engraved and pierced inscription. Constantinople ca 600 A.D.



Pinchbeck chain

"Large" link pinchbeck chain. ca 1820 England. Length : 39 cm



1930 enamelled platinum brooch with diamonds

Ca 1927-1930 French hallmarked enamelled platinum brooch set with diamonds. Mesurements : 62 x 18 mm



Portuguese chrysolite ring

Portuguese ca 1770 gold ring with beaded edge set with chrysolites. Measurements of bezel : 38 x 29 mm Ring size : "L" = US 6



Eighteenth century marquise shaped diamond ring

English ca 1770 gold and silver ring set in the middle with a single diamond / weighing over one carat / , surrounded by one row of diamonds and one row of burm...



1600 silver armorial ring

Hungarian ca 1600 engraved armorial silver ring. Measurements of bezel:18 x 13 mm Ringsize :"T"+1/2 = US10



Pair of carved coral earrings

Pair of carved coral earrings, probably Naples Italy ca 1840.High carat gold support and earwire. Measurement:48 mm drop



Eighteenth century Portuguese topaz brooch

Portuguese ca 1760 silver mounted topaz brooch. Measurements: 31 mm in diameter



Late Roman gold ring with cab emerald

ca 400 A.D. gold ring with cabochon emerald. Ring size :"H" = US 4



Pair of gold and shell earrings

Pair of gold and shell earrings.Probably England ca 1830 Measurements : 63 mm from the top of the hoop



Enamelled gold pendant with diamonds

Enamelled gold and silver pendant. The enamelled angel is sitting on the edge of a diamond set cloud. Probably French ca 1840-60 Mesurements : 37 mm vertical...



1700 silver and shell spoon

Ca 1680-1700, silver and nautilus shell spoon. Since Nautilus shells are only found in the far eastern part of the Indian Ocean these shells were brought back t...

Georgian Diamond Ring


Georgian Diamond Ring

Ca 1790-1800 diamond ring, the diamonds are set in silver, and the " undercarriage" is made of gold.



Cameo ring

Early eighteenth century hard stone "black amore" cameo in late ca 1780 high carat setting. Measurement of bezel;30 mm x 24 mm. Ring size :"W" = US 11+ 1/4

Gold and painted ivory devotional pendant


Gold and painted ivory devotional pendant

Early eighteenth century gold filligree devotional pendant with painted ivory.The ivory is carved in highl relief and than painted, and covered under glass. Pro...



Seventeenth century painting

Small oil painting on copper of a Saint holding a bird an dish. The reverse side is also painted with a Saint holding a model of a building.Ca 1680 Mexico..? I...



Seventeenth century Memento Mori pendant

English ca 1680 partially gilt silver Memento Mori pendant with pearls. Measurements : 28 x 25 mm



Silver pilgrims ring

Ca 1400 silver gilt ring , a figure of a Saint / Probably St James / with a scallop shell on either side.Probably a pilgrims souvenir ring from Santiago de Comp...



Gold, foiled pink paste and topaz brooch

English ca 1830 gold brooch set with five "large" foiled pink paste and four round topaz. Measurements of "large" topaz:13 x 9 mm Measurement of brooch : 4...



Gothic revival gold pendant/locket

Probably French ca 1880 gothic revival pendant with a locket in the back. The pendant is enamelled and is decorated with diamonds and rubies. Measuremens: 52 x...

Ancient Greek silver ring


Ancient Greek silver ring

ca.450 B.C.Greek silver ring, engraved with a "mythical" beast. Ring size:"O"=US7+1/2

Cameo brooch


Cameo brooch

Antique platinum and diamonds brooch with a hard stone cameo of Alexander the Great.Edwardian ca 1900/ The oval central cameo is 24 mm x 18 mm



Cameo of St Paul

ca 1600 cameo of St Paul. Conch shell, probably Italian. Measurements :30 mm x 27 mm

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