Having worked in Margot de Taxco's taller, Antonio Reina is known for his masterful renditions of and variations on her designs. The fish necklace presented here is loosely based on Margot's koi fish motifs but these creatures here definitely have an attitude. Very carefully made with good, pronounced repousse and the best patina ever, the necklace measures 15 3/4" long (wearable; actual length is 16 1/4") and is 13/16" wide...
Measurements: LENGTHS from 3 3/4" to 4 3/4" -
Each dirk design is a characteristic combination of agates such as bloodstone and blue lace, etc. and semi precious gemstones such as citrine and amethyst
Also, each piece is hand engraved with delicate linear designs.
The largest brooch is topped with the symbol of Scotland: the Scottish thistle.
Take a close look at photo #3 to see the marks indicating silver, date, and country of origin.
In fine condition...
Great vintage hand engraved sterling silver western cowboy buckle with gold overlay. This buckle features a horse head with a gold overlay bridle and red stone eye within a horseshoe.
Measurements: 3" x 1 5/8" Belt width up to 1 1/2"
Marks: Hecho en Mexico, Guadalajara, 0.925, and LAO (maybe G or C?) in the center of the triangle
Subtle sterling silver cameo Wedgwood earrings made in England. The sky blue and white cameo depicts a walking goddess and cherub. Earring measures just beyond 1/2" in diameter. Excellent condition, just needs a good polish. Original box and Wedgwood pamphlet included. Marked on reverse: STERLING. An elegant and classical pair of Wedgwood earrings.
Delicate sterling silver Wedgwood necklace with cameo pendant made in England. Pendant consists of sky blue and white cameo of a woman playing a harp. Chain measures 20" L. Pendant measures 7/8" L x 5/8" W. Excellent condition and in its original box with original pamphlet. Marked on reverse: WEDGWOOD, MADE IN ENGLAND. An elegant necklace perfect for any time!
Interesting sterling silver earrings each set with two amber cabochons. Warm honey-colored amber stones filled with a number of small inclusions add interest to this lovely pair. Earring measures from the wire just beyond 1 3/4" H. Small round cabochon measures 3/8" in diameter and larger oval cabochon measures 3/4" L x just shy of 3/8" W. Excellent condition. Not marked but test for silver. A great pair of amber earrings perfect for any day!
Stunning sterling silver necklace and earring set comprised of colorful millefiori glass pendants. The circular glass pendants consist of a floral and dove pattern. In the center, set within red petals, is a sky blue dove, outside the petals are blue and turquoise shapes, and then white flowers and sky blue doves beyond. Chain measures 18" L ending in a springring clasp. Necklace pendant measures 15/16" in diameter. Earring pendants measure 5/8" in diameter. All glass set in sterling...
This ring has a great design culminating by the Rudy cabochon . It is a size 6.5. Its design is mod. It is marked ISRAEL SILVER and is in excellent condition. Free US S/H.
This is the matching bracelet to the Enrique Ledesma sterling and azur-malachite necklace and earrings set that I am offering. Although I have priced and listed the earrings with the necklace, the earrings could be priced separately to go with the bracelet if so desired. Better still would be to purchase the entire set as it is rare to find a set like this with all the pieces available. This bracelet measures 6 3/4" around in the inside when closed and is 1" wide...
Mexico City unmarked Palomas earrings are the exact size that matches the bracelet also listed on my site. They are 1.25in. tall and are 1 5/8th's inches across. The back has a clip that goes over a post and are extremely comfortable while holding the birds as though in flight. The carving on the repousse top is an example of perfection with no dents or damage. This type of repousse was a folk style made famous by Matilde Poulat.
Big and bold Palomas y Roses made very early in Mexico City, unmarked (no hallmark) and made famous with this repousse folk art style by Matilde Poulat. This bracelet has no damage and is very rare. Perfect for collectors. The weight is 50 grams heavy and the height is 1 3/8th's inches. Matching earrings are listed and sold separately on my site as well.
Bjorn Weckstrom, "Planetoid Valleys", sterling silver modernist necklace for Lapponia, Finland
Iconic necklace worn by Princess Leia in Star Wars episode IV, 1977
Designed in 1969 this example dates from 1974
Each link measures 1" x 1"
Fully hallmarked - see picture
Very good vintage condition with only minor scattered tarnish
Sterling Silver Calla Lilly bracelet signed McCLELLAND BARCLAY. Measures 7" long x 1" wide. Circa 1930-1940
Barclay's output was very small, especially the sterling silver items, as he was killed on a troop ship torpedoed during World War II.
Very good condition - back looks like it may have some lacquer on it that can be polished or cleaned with acetone.
Stylish & Geometeric, this Silver Locket is a great example of Art Deco design and dates from the 1930's. This item is unique and once sold cannot be replaced. Excellent condition. SATISFACTION GUARANTEED.
Vintage Victoria of Taxco sterling silver screw back earrings circa 1950s. Expertly crafted earrings are trapzoidal in shape with three points accenting the base. Four silver balls, one set in the center of the earring and one on each point, add a final decoration. Earrings measure 15/16" L x 9/16" W. Could use a polish, but fine vintage condition. Marked on reverse: VICTORIA MEXICO, TAXCO, STERLING, eagle mark 2. A pair of charming earrings by victoria sure to acentuate your best outfit!