Victorian Jewelry

Personal Adornment from the Age of Romance to the Age of Aesthetics
S. Hand, 2004
The periods of jewelry design are often classified as:
  • GEORGIAN PERIOD 1716-1860
  • EARLY VICTORIAN PERIOD 1837-1860
  • MID-VICTORIAN PERIOD 1860-1880
  • LATE VICTORIAN PERIOD 1880-1901
  • ART NOUVEAU PERIOD 1880-1914
  • ARTS AND CRAFTS PERIOD 1890-1914
  • EDWARDIAN PERIOD 1901-1910
  • ART DECO PERIOD 1920-1935
  • RETRO PERIOD (WAR YEARS) 1935-1945
  • MODERN PERIOD 1950s