A funky copper, brass and silver ashtray in the style of Casa Maya, Mexico. This ashtray has the three dimensional design of a face on both sides. Brass with hammered copper and brass wire overlay. Even has a silver tongue sticking out! Measures 5 1/4" across and 3 1/2" tall. Unmarked. Nice condition, remnants of a previous owner's polish and some tarnish. A very unique item!
A Vintage Hand Carved Cameo Drop / Brooch
The two tone cameo is carved with a lady’s bust wearing a draped gown with a floral corsage. The cameo is set within a gold tone bezel setting with a twisted design trim. The verso has a hinged bale.
Size: 1 1/8” long 7/8” wide
A Pair of Vintage Cameo Earrings
The classical busts are in white over a caramel color ground set with in a gold tone setting with a rope twist frame. The earrings have been converted from clip to pierced.
Size: 5/8” long 4/8” wide (cameo) 1” total length
A vintage copper, brass and enamel brooch or pendant in a Pre Columbian Casa Maya design. Measures 2 3/4" across and 3 1/2" long. In very nice condition. Has a rollover clasp that closes tightly. Signed Mexico on the back. Great design.
This impressive Rebajes copper cuff features a thick, curled wire that extends from one terminal to the other, secured by rivets. It has a dark patina from age, and the surface shows only minor wear. The cuff measures 2 inches wide, with an opening of 1 ¼ inches and inside circumference of about 7 ¼ inches. And it’s heavy, weighing in at 119 grams, or 4.2 ounces.
A whimsical set in copper and enamel by Casa Maya asking the question 'Si or No?' Brooch measures 2 1/4" across and has a bale so can be worn as a pendant. Has a rollover safety clasp that closes tightly. Earrings measure 1 7/8" long and 1" across. Screw backs work fine. In very nice condition with some minor scratches to the enamel. Love the hearts on the top of the earrings!
This impressive chain has both length and strength. It features a secure spring-ring clasp and a dark, glossy finish. The links are securely soldered, save for the end link, which may have had a jump ring. Unclasped, the chain measures 51 inches long.
This is one of the most feminine pieces I've seen like this. The colors are pink with soft green and white abstract on each of 6 links. It is very much like the Matisse enamel bracelets I've seen and in excellent vintage condition. It is circa 1950's. It is 8" long and the links are 1/2" wide. It has been well cared for as I don't note any chips or cracks or any damage whatsoever. Perfect for summer!
Anders Andersen modernist pewter necklace
Pendant - 2 1/2" long x 2" wide
Neck chain - 26" in circumference
Very good vintage condition
The middle row of garnets on the front of this bracelet are wonderfully faceted and the size range make an arch shape when looking down from the side. From circa 1900 this piece is in good condition with a few minor defects. There is one stone missing and there has been a few that have been replaced, overall the condition is nice and the garnets show very little ware. Measuring from the inside it is 2 1/2" from side to side and 2 1/4" from top to bottom...
Wonderful garnet bracelet from circa 1900's. This piece is in fine condition with no missing stones and the garnets show almost no ware. The bracelet has a strong catch and a safety chain for extra security. It measures 2 1/2" from side to side and 2" from top to bottom of the inside.
Stunning oval shaped garnet broach. This broach is from circa 1900's and is in wonderful condition. There are no stones missing and the garnets show almost no ware. The pin is marked "835" and is stamped "Czechoslovakia". This piece measures 1 1/2" across and is 1 1/4" wide.
Beautiful star shaped red garnet broach. This pin is from circa 1910 and is in fine condition. There are no missing stones and the garnets show very little wear. It measures just under 2" across.
This lovely mesh handbag features painted flowers in pinks and greens on a whitish background. The yellow metal frame exhibits embossed scrolling and two decorative rings to which the chain is attached. The chain is composed of alternating oblong and figure-eight links. The silk lining is intact, but is wrinkled and shows two stained areas. There are no gaps in the meshwork, and all links appear to be intact. There is no wear to the decorative painting...
Unique 19th century sautoir, comprising a chain of alternating links of white and dyed red horsehair. Light and strong, this is very wearable. Accompanying note reads: “This necklace is very old made out of horse hair”. Excellent condition. Measures 45 1/2”.
These delicate miniature scissors are almost exact replicas of the Victorian sewing scissors popular at the time. They are formed as a bird with engraved feathers; the joint screw serves as the bird’s eye. The charm is made of a white metal with a light gilding. The scissors measure 1 ½ inches long by 5/8 inch wide at the looped handles. They are unmarked.
This impressive copper cuff features a pre-Columbian face surrounded by two levels of hand-applied copper wirework. The round plaques supporting the central design, as well as the cuff band, have crimped edges. The band exhibits a textured surface and has retained its original shape. The entire bracelet appears to have been hardly worn, though does show some minor oxidation or light coloration from the construction process. Overall, the cuff has the deep brownish color of old copper...
This aluminum cuff has repoussé work of raised pinecones on a branch, with what appear to be engraved pine needles and outlines. The outside looks like it has been lacquered to preserve the highly polished finish, although there is some oxidation to the surface. There are minor scratches that look like tool marks, and one vertical scratch just to one side of the pinecones (see Photo #3). It is marked Floricraft at the inside edge...