August 9, 2019

   Although Mourning Jewelry has a long & fascinating history, going back to as far as Middle Ages, its popularity reached its peak during the reign of Queen Victoria (1837 - 1901).

XVII Century   

   The execution of Charles I in 1649 - one of the most signifi...

June 12, 2019


Spinel is a truly fascinating gemstone. Occurring in a range of colors - from rose pink and rich red to deep violet, bright orange and cobalt blue -  this stone is not usually treated, hence its color is almost always natural. Most desirable colors are however...

November 19, 2018


Fascinated by the history and symbolism behind old jewelry, particularly, by the tokens of love & commitment, I’ve dedicated this article to the deeper meaning behind wedding bands, powerful symbols that represent eternal love and life. 


May 2, 2014

   If you have ever been wondering what’s the carat weight of your diamond jewelry, the below chart is something you can refer to. While being an estimate, rather then the precise guide, this simple chart (that includes round, square, oval, emerald, cushion, radiant, t...

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St Petersburg Gallery






Estate & Modern Jewellery, Vintage Watches, Old Silver & Fine Art




We buy, sell and consign fine jewellery since 1984





03 9663 6050


Store location:

18 Manchester lane, Melbourne 3000


Trading hours:

Mon - Fri 11:00 - 18:00

Sat 11:00 - 16:00

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