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Beautiful Exquisite Vintage Enamel Jewellery Information and Research

A brief history of Exquisite jewellery:

  • Exquisite jewellery was produced from 1914 until the end of the 1970s.
  • ‘Exquisite’ was a brand name used by a local (to us) company called ‘W A P Watson’. They produced a number of jewellery items and souvenir charms, including Sterling Silver jewellery.
  • The Exquisite jewellery company were based in Solihull, UK.

Exquisite Vintage Enamel Leaf Brooches Collection and Full Set

Beautiful Exquisite Vintage Enamel Jewellery Information and Research:

Exquisite where well renowned for their beautiful hand finished cold enamel jewellery. The jewellery featured a range of floral and leaf designs. Creating a collectable series of brooches, necklaces and earrings as well as bracelets.
Since all of the jewellery was hand finished and hand painted with cold enamel there are a number of different colourways available.


Below I have complied a number of lists as well as information relating to each series of this collectable jewellery.

Birthday Brooches – Flower Series.

January – Snowdrop – 904077
February – Primrose – 904078
March – Violet – 904079
April – Iris – 904080
May – Pansy – 904081
June – Rose – 904082
July- Fuchsia – 904083
August – Poppy – 904084
September – Cornflower – 904085
October – Carnation – 904086
November – Chrysanthemum – 904087
December – Christmas Rose – 904088

Available in:

  • Coloured hand laid cold enamel.
  • Shiny Silver as well as Shiny Gold.
  • Brooches in 3 sizes – Small, Large and Extra large.
  • Earrings, Necklaces and Bracelets.

Note: The Hyacinth design may also have been used for April.

Exquisite Vintage Birthday Iris Flower Enamel BroochExquisite Vintage Birthday Rose Flower Enamel Brooch
Exquisite Vintage Birthday Large Cornflower Flower Enamel BroochExquisite Vintage Birthday Chrysanthemum Flower Enamel Brooch
Exquisite Vintage Birthday Christmas Rose Flower Enamel BroochExquisite Vintage Birthday Hyacinth Flower Enamel Brooch

Leaf Series – 12 designs in total.

Vine – 914746
Beech – 914744
Horse Chestnut – 914747
Elm – 914737
Ivy – 914743
Cherry – 914736
Hazel – 914745
Pine – 914740
Mountain Ash – 914742
Oak – 914739
Mulberry – 914738
Sycamore – 914741

Available in:

  • Coloured hand laid cold enamel.
  • Matt Silver.
  • Matt Gold.
  • Shiny Silver as well as Shiny Gold.
  • Plus Shiny silver with black and gray highlights.
  • Brooches in 2 sizes – Small and Large.
  • Earrings, Necklaces and Bracelets.
Exquisite Vintage Vine Leaf Enamel BroochExquisite Vintage Copper Beech Leaf Enamel Brooch
Exquisite Vintage Horse Chestnut Leaf Enamel BroochExquisite Vintage Elm Leaf Enamel Brooch
Exquisite Vintage Ivy Leaf Enamel BroochExquisite Vintage Cherry Leaf Enamel Brooch
Exquisite Vintage Hazel Leaf Enamel BroochExquisite Vintage Pine Leaf Enamel Brooch
Exquisite Vintage Mountain Ash Leaf Enamel BroochExquisite Vintage Oak Leaf Enamel Brooch
Exquisite Vintage Mulberry Leaf Blackberry Enamel BroochExquisite Vintage Sycamore Leaf Berry Enamel Brooch

 

Exquisite Vintage Elm Enamel Brooches Size Variations Elm – Size Variations Large and Small

Vintage Exquisite Enamel Leaf Brooches and Earrings with card packaging backs and boxesMixed Selection Of Exquisite Brooches and Clip On Earrings with Display Packaging Backs

Vintage Exquisite Mountain Ash Brooch, Earrings, Necklace Demi ParureExquisite Mountain Ash Brooch, Earrings and Necklace Demi Parure


Marcasite & Enamel Flower Series.

At least 10 designs have been found to this collection. Flower designs where available with bright enamel colours and marcasite detail, mostly with a marcasite ribbon or bow in each design. A number off different colour-ways have also been found.

Availiable in:

  • Coloured hand laid enamel.
  • Gold Tone and Silver Tone.
  • Brooches (In the middle / large size)

Note: So far I have only seen brooches with the marcasite floral design, I would love to hear from you if you have these designs in earrings, necklaces or bracelets.

 

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Collecting this jewellery and information is an on going project. All items shown are my own personal collection.
This page concentrates solely on the enamel, leaf and floral jewellery produced under the brand name Exquisite.

 


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2 thoughts on “Beautiful Exquisite Vintage Enamel Jewellery Information and Research

  1. Thank you, useful information, I’m collecting these too.

    1. Enjoy collecting, these brooches can become very addicting lol

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