All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1980 item #1324373 (stock #JJ2057)
A sterling silver brooch designed by Jens Harald Quistgaard for Dansk Designs. Features the company's Mother Duck and Ducklings logo. Measures 1 3/4" tall and 1 3/8" across. Has a rollover safety clasp that holds securely. Marked on the back with JHQ, Sterling and Denmark. Has some slight crimping to the edges and some minor tarnish. Hard to find piece of Danish modernist jewelry.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #1324131 (stock #160902)
We have an unsigned beauty of obsidian drops and crafted of 114 grams of heavy silver to offer today. Jewels such as this one is truly rare and worth a spot in a collectors box even though signed only Mexico Silver. Standing 1 5/8ths inches tall it exudes an impressive presence. The patina is warm and natural. No dents, dings, chips or damage of any kind. There is a 17in. wearable for comfort, just LOOK AT THAT NECKLACE!
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Arts and Crafts : Pre 1950 item #1324063 (stock #RN13240)
Period Pieces
This necklace is such a pleasure to wear! It drapes very nicely around the neck, measuring 15-1/2” long, with a maximum of ½” in width. It is marked "DANECRAFT STERLING RFG US PAT OFF" and weighs 36.8g. In excellent condition, and we believe it was made between 1940 and 1950. The flowers are lotuses (which are a type of water lily). To Buddists, they represent resurrection, purity and enlightenment. The photos are part of the description; please examine them carefully...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1960 item #1323998 (stock #160802)
Sigi Pineda was known during the Mexican Silver Renaissance for his expertise in enameling, dimensional designs and quality construction of the silver. The weight of this bracelet is 65 grams and is thick silver. The diameter is 2.25 and can be sized smaller or larger with an experienced jeweler. The applied wave comes outward for a true 3D effect. There is the beginnings of a dark patina started and also glare reflecting...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Art Nouveau : Pre 1910 item #1323964 (stock #69017)
Fantastic William Kerr Art Nouveau silver buckle with a swirling flower design. This two piece buckle set is marked: Patented June 25, 1901 on both parts. One part has the Wm Kerr applied oval with the logo, Sterling and 1639 marked on it. There is also the letters FF marked on the clasp. Silver weight is 0.685 Troy ounces. Measures about 3-1/2 inches long (both pieces together0 and 1-1/2 inches wide. Excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #1323921 (stock #001092)
Modern 2.0
Offered is a superb finely detailed pre-1948 sterling silver coffee bean bracelet made by C. Avila de la Borda in Taxco, Mexico. This wide impressive bracelet with hook and eye clasp measures 7" long by 1 3/8" wide and weighs 60 grams (1.93 Troy ounces). The Pre-Eagle bracelet is in excellent vintage condition with no damage or repairs noted, and only minor surface scratches indicative of light use. It is marked with C...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1960 item #1323919 (stock #160702)
This Antonio Pineda signed onyx cones bracelet is shown in Silver Seduction by Stromberg on page 138. The height is 1 7/8th inches with the diameter when closed is 2.5in and will fit most. With the weight at 143 grams you know in your hands the quality of workmanship instantly. The panels interlock and round smoothly. No chips, cracks or damage of any kind. Stunning museum and collector quality.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1970 item #1323900 (stock #13371)
Visually impressive and just a pleasure to wear, a vintage Los Castillo necklace in a festoon with teardrop dangles design that transforms from beautiful to spectacular as soon as you try it on! Drawing on the Spanish Colonial tradition, its festoon feels like it’s part of you and though the necklace has good weight, its airy configuration prevents it from becoming overwhelming...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1323876 (stock #L2330)
Louis Wine Ltd
Georg Jensen sterling bracelet, designed by Henry Pilstrup, fully marked and with English import marks for 1959. The `lotus’ design bracelet was first created by Henry Pilstrup in 1937.Length: 7.25 inches. Item Weight: 45.80 grams. Jensen marks in oval dotted circle Sterling Denmark 56A GJLd and import marks.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #1323835 (stock #160602)
Hector Aguilar is known for his designs of quality Mexican silver. This is a hard to find Lyre design with a length of 16 inches. You need the length otherwise it would be a true choker. The height is .75in. with a depth of .25in. This link is a bit bigger than other Lyres. Because it is hand made they all can vary slightly. The condition is stellar with no dents or damage. The weight is 140 grams heavy which speaks to it's quality workmanship...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #1323784
Iconic hand wrought sterling silver "Old Maguey" necklace designed & signed by Taxco, Mexico artist Hector Aguilar (1905-86). Necklace has a wearable length of up to 19 inches. Center portion measures 7" across & 1 3/4" high at widest point. Weight 122 grams, 4.3 oz. Beautiful condition with no issues. Fully hallmarked on the clasp TAXCO 940 HA dating the piece to 1940-48. Pictured on p. 178 of WILLIAM SPRATLING AND THE MEXICAN SILVER RENAISSANCE by Penny Morrill.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Deco : Pre 1950 item #1323514 (stock #13369)
Big and eye-catching, a vintage Deco Chinese silver filigree combination pin/pendant with a beautiful amethyst cab at its center surrounded by enameled bats, bead- and wire-work. The warmly patina-ed vermeil finish matches the hue of the antique 9k gold chain perfectly and the set looks as if it was always meant to be together. The pin/pendant is 2" in diameter and it adds a 2 3/8" drop to the chain while it weighs 19.4 grams. The chain itself is 17" long and weighs .8 grams...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1960 item #1323475
Stunning, elegant and rare this sterling silver & turquoise necklace was designed & signed circa 1950's by Taxco, Mexico modernist artist Antonio Pineda (1919-2009). Necklace measures 17 wearable inches long X 1 inch wide at the center panel. Weight - 194 grams, 6.08 oz. The 13 "floating" stones are very closely matched in color and all are in beautiful condition as is the silver. Slide in clasp is tight and secure. Hallmarked on the clasp with Antonio crown, 970 & eagle 121...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1323474 (stock #aawsom004074)
A Wonderful Early Antique Victorian Moss Agate Ring, Sterling Silver, Vintage Possibly Late Georgian 19th Century Piece. This antique Victorian ring holds a beautiful piece of natural moss agate at center. This stone is unusual with its coloration. The setting is quite primitive in form with a twisted bezel around the edge and simple antique sides. The stone is set slightly to one side, but when worn not very noticeable and to me it adds to the charm of such an early piece...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Deco : Pre 1970 item #1323471 (stock #aawsom004073)
A Stunning Classic Vintage Amethyst Diamond CZ Wedding Ring, Art Deco Classic Style, c. 1950. This beautiful estate ring holds a faceted amethyst cz at center measuring about 8 x 10mm in an emerald cut. The sides are flanked with diamond cz's in tapered baguette cuts. The setting is classic Art Deco style and is composed of sterling silver. Overall the ring measures about 7/16 inch long by about 13/16 inch wide from side to side. Ring Size: about 8 1/4 (could be resized by your jeweler or a...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1323459
A striking and colorful bracelet with sterling wire wrapped caged raw stones by Modernist Arthur King who had a shop on Madison Avenue in New York City in the 1960's. The stones include rose quartz, amethyst, clear quartz, and topaz. The bracelet measures 8 1/2" end to end but the hook clasp can be linked to an inner ring to make the length shorter and have the end stone dangle which may have been the intent of the maker. This piece is in fine original condition and weighs 43 grams. Signed King ...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Retro : Pre 1980 item #1323455 (stock #aawsom004071)
A Wonderful Vintage Green Tourmaline Ring, Gorgeous Faceted Gemstones in Retro Diamond Design. This gorgeous estate ring holds a collection of faceted green tourmaline gemstones, each measuring about 3 x 6mm. They are set in a sterling silver setting. Overall the ring measures about 7/8 inch long and about 7/8 inch wide from side to side. Ring Size: about 10 (could be resized by your jeweler or ask me about using mine before shipping). This ring was acquired through an estate collection and...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Designer Signed : Pre 1950 item #1323439 (stock #aawsom004068)
A Stunning Pair of Antique Pearl Earrings, Vintage Sterling Silver, circa 1930's. These lovely pearl earrings are composed of high quality Japanese Akoya pearls, similar to the quality of Mikimoto pearls. The pearls range from about 4.5mm to 6mm in diameter. The settings are Japanese sterling silver, marked for sterling. The earrings have screw backings that can be worn on any ear. Each earring measures about 3/4 inch long by about 7/16 inch wide. The earrings date to the Art Deco Period, circa ...