A pair of vintage Mexican sterling silver screw back earrings with a three dimensional design. Center disk is raised above an inset of dark colored silver for contrast. Measure 1 1/8" across. Screw backs hold tightly. Marked 925, Hecho en Mexico, Sterling and what looks like the initials RRR. Nice condition, have a little tarnish and some surface scratches and rub marks. Probably pre eagle. Great hand made feel to them.
A vintage modernist brooch depicting a bird in sterling silver with a turquoise eye. Signed Maricela Tasco, Sterling, 925 and Eagle #3. Measures 2" tall and 1 1/4" wide. In nice condition, has some tarnish and a minor surfaces scratches. The head is three dimensional and curves around the eye. Has a rollover safety clasp that holds tightly. Very cute on!
This old Los Ballesteros brooch is beautifully rendered with leaves and stem flowing gracefully to the rose bud that is 3 dimensional all the way around the piece including the pistol and stamen within the bud. The bud is layered in the silver and finished with a texture that makes the piece come to life. This piece is 2 5/8in. long and is a tad under one inch wide at its widest...
This is a wonderful early Mexican silver and turquoise cuff bracelet by Fred Davis. The cuff has a reticulated border and features an oval collet-set cabochon turquoise in the center. It bears the Davis mark (see photo) and tests sterling silver or higher. The cuff is in excellent condition and is 1 5/8" at the widest part.
This is a gorgeous David Yurman sterling silver, 18k yellow gold and pearl 4-strand box chain link bracelet. It measures 7 1/4" long and is in really excellent condition with no signs of wear. The clasp is fully signed "DY 750 925". This design is no longer available.
American Modernist Sterling Deco Bracelet
Very good vintage condition
2 3/8" wide
Stamped - Rebajes Sterling
A vintage mixed metals brooch and earrings set from Taxco, Mexico in a Pre columbian bird head design. Made of sterling silver, copper and inlaid stone. Brooch measures 2" across and 1 1/2" across. Earrings measure 7/8" across. Marked Sterling 925 Taxco around the initials APB. Very nice condition, could use more polishing but we will leave that to the new owner. Screw backs work fine. Brooch has rollover safety clasp that holds tightly. Has some minor surface scratches. Pre Eagle...
Well-made silver ring with a flower and leaf design set with a large rectangular carnelian stone. The stone measures about 5/8 x 3/8 inches. No marks. Size 5. Excellent condition.
Well-made silver ring with a geometrical design set with a large oval carnelian stone. The stone measures about 1/2 x 3/8 inches. No marks. Size 7. Excellent condition.
Fantastic, modernist pendant in sterling with a large carnelian cabochon and a lapis stone. This features a large bale to fit over almost any chain, leather or ribbon necklace. Marked: Sterling. Measures about 1 7/8 inch long including the bale. Excellent condition.
Lovely and rare to find sculpted 940 silver bracelet by Gabriel Flores who worked for Hector Aguilar for 10 years at his workshop Taller Borda. This bracelet measures 6" around total in the inside, so for a small wrist. It is 1" wide, has a pin closure and is in fine vintage condition. Signed as shown. Few pieces were designed by this great artist but those that were, such as this bracelet, are a masterful combination of style and detail.
A vintage modernist sterling silver and faux turquoise brooch from Taxco, Mexico. Measures 2 1/2" long and 1 1/2" wide. Sterling silver layered over faux turquoise. Signed Sterling Taxco 925 and the initials 'CD'. Has a rollover safety clasp that holds tightly. Very cool mid century design!
Rare and fantastic articulated hummingbird pin and matching earrings by Salvador Teran. With overlapping planes and shadow box design, this is the Modernist, abstract work for which he is famous and excelled. The pin measures 2 1/2" long and 1 3/4" at the widest point. The earrings are screwbacks and measure 1 1/2" long and 1/2" at the widest point. Fine original condition, no damage, changes or repairs. All pieces signed for Salvador Teran as shown...
Beautiful Native American (probably Navajo) sunburst type brooch. Interesting sawtooth bezels and a lovely combination of natural turquoise stones. Measures 2 1/8" in diameter; made circa 1950. Excellent condition.
A vintage modernist hand made silver bracelet. Consists of smooth and hammered sterling silver loops with a center art glass amethyst colored cabochon. Measures about 5 1/4" around with an opening of 1". 1 1/2" wide. Can be adjusted slightly. In very nice condition, just a little tarnish. Unmarked. Interesting well made design!
Bent Knudsen modernist sterling silver and trapped pool of light crystal bracelet
Crystal - 1" in diameter
Interior circumference - 6 7/8"
Marked Bent K, Denmark, sterling
Very good vintage condition
Awesome sterling silver ring #145, Georg Jensen, Denmark, post-1945 mark, designed by Henning Koppel.
Top of this size 5 ring measure 1 3/4" x 7/8". condition is very good.
This is one of Margot de Taxco's earliest works of open back repousse design #5291. The swans are graceful and framed in channel set beading. The silver is thick and weighs 68 grams. The front face is 2 inches tall and the gap in the back is 1 inch. The cross measurement inside is 2.5 inches. Collector and museum quality that shows off Margot at her best.