Fabulous antique pin from the 1890's, marked sterling. It could be an unsigned Unger or Kerr piece. This is a hard to find size measuring 3" at widest points. Gorgeous condition. It may have once been a buckle converted a long time ago.
Unusual screw back earrings in the form of an insect. The main part of the body is turquoise.
Measurements: 1" long x 1/2" wide
Markings: Both earrings are marked STERLING on the screw back end and on the body of the insect under the earring back
Condition: Excellent Vintage
Here is a sweet bracelet composed of 6 hearts made of clear stones – probably rock crystal – set in silver. The clasp is marked 925 for sterling. It’s 7-1/2” long, and very wearable. Please read this description and look at the photos very carefully, as we are not responsible for buyer remorse. Thanks! Shipping, handling & insurance within the USA included.
Nancy Sherwood modernist sterling silver brooch
Measures 3" in diameter
Very good vintage condition
Industria Argentina modernist 900 silver bracelet
Interior circumference 6 1/2"
Box tongue clasp
Very good vintage condition
Large and striking modernist sterling silver necklace
Designed by Eigel Jensen for Anton Michelsen
16 1/4" long
1 3/8" wide
Weight - a heavy 94.33 grams
Very good vintage condition, minor tarnish
This rare find is a cross pendant, decorated with maracsites and a central ruby. It measures 1 1/4" x 7/8". The back is marked STERLING 925 with amark in the middle. It also has an eagle mark that looks like # 36; but, I cannot be sure. It is in excellent condition.
A Wonderful Antique Star Sapphire Necklace, Art Deco Crystal, c. 1920's. This beautiful antique necklace holds blue simulated star sapphire stones mixed with antique faceted clear crystals. The setting is finished in silver and dates to the Art Deco Era. The center of the necklace measures about 3/4 inch wide by about 3/4 inch long. The entire necklace measures about 16 inches long. The necklace is a beautiful example of Art Deco design and is in lovely vintage condition.
Here’s a brightly colored, basse-taille enameled Panda Bear charm: so cute. It measures 7/8" x 7/8". The back of the charm is marked “MEXICO 925” and eagle “15” mark. Although eagle number “15” was used by such famous silversmiths as Los Castillo and Antonio Pineda, this piece was very, very likely to have been made by Castelan who used only eagle number “15” and did some work with silver and enamel (although, he worked mostly with just sterling silver)...
One of the most creative Taxco modernists, Miguel Martinez comes literally as a surprise to the collector of Mexican silver jewelry. There is always something new of his to see like the bracelet at hand combining sterling with striking peacock abalone inlay. Craftsmanship of the highest quality, attention to detail and finishing and bold yet also fun design make this a stunning example of Miguel's work...
A fine Victorian period vermeille Austro Hungarian brooch, c. 1900. The brooch is a nice size and has four 5 mm, pearls, 4 bezel set pearls, emeralds, pink and green tourmaline and garnets. There is also some green and white enamel decoration. The metal tests silver, but has no marks. The back retains it's original C clasp. There are three garnet tear shaped drops. One of the pink stones has a little chip, but otherwise it is in very good condition...
A Wonderful Antique Art Deco Jade Ring Vintage c.1915 Victorian - Art Nouveau in Sterling Silver. The center of this beautiful antique ring holds an apple green simulated jade stone. The setting has stylistic characteristics from the early part of the 1900's, Art Nouveau - Late Victorian to early Art Deco Era. The setting is done in fine sterling silver. Overall the ring measures about 11/16 inch long by about 11/16 inch wide from side to side...
A Stunning Vintage Aquamarine Emerald Yellow Beryl Ring Estate Sterling Silver Setting. This beautiful estate ring holds a faceted oval cut aquamarine at center measuring about 6 x 8mm. The aquamarine is surrounded by faceted round emeralds and then a row of yellow beryl (of the same family as emerald and aquamarine) and then another row of round aquamarine. The setting is done in fine sterling silver. Overall the ring measures about 5/8 inch long by about 3/4 inch wide from side to side...
A Wonderful Antique Vintage Australian Opal and Pearl Ring, Retro Sterling Silver, circa 1950. This beautiful estate ring holds a colorful Australian opal measuring about 7 x 9mm. This is a genuine, single cut natural opal, not a doublet or triplet. It is joined by a genuine pearl. The setting is a retro sterling silver Modernist design with imaginative detailing. Overall the ring measures about 7/16 inch long by about 3/4 inch wide from side to side...
his charming Navajo silver pin has 2 applied figural people along with stamp work and a central bezel set turquoise. The pin measures 2 1/2 inches across and 3/4" wide. It is in very good vintage condition.
These earrings are so cool. They measure 1" x 3/8" x 1/4" deep. They feature a mod teardrop shape with a concave, oxidized background, with a prong set pearl. One is marked STERLING Sigi 925. These earrings are in excellent condition and have good heft.
What a treasure to find a set of elephant ivory pins in the original box. This set of 3 Geisha girl dolls has never been worn and is in the original box with insert card.
The set is circa 1950's - 1960's. The trademark with three dots in a triangle formation over a straight line was issued to the company in 1957.
The set was made by the HAKUSUI IVORY COMPANY OF Yokohama, Japan.
The pins range from 1 inch to 1 1/2 inch north/south and from 1/2 inch to 3/4 inch east/west...
This detailed brooch / pin measures 1 1/2" x just under 2". It features a detailed peacock with a floral accent. The back is marked STERLING, with an arrow, date letter U and some other hallmark with which I am unfamiliar. It is in excellent condition.