Elegant hand hammered sterling clip earrings by Japanese designer and jeweler Miye Matsukada (1922-1981). She worked from her store on Newbury St. in Boston from 1950 until her death. These earrings measure 1" diameter and are in fine original condition.
Signed as shown. These could become your very favorite earrings to wear with everything.
A vintage hand made sterling silver ring with a large green rectangular cabochon. Signed O. Aaroe, Hand Made, Sterling, and Palm Springs, Calif. Probably Oscar Aaroe. About a size 9. Very well made, warm patina, wonderful condition.
Deeply embossed with flowers and tendrils, this sterling silver hinged bangle bracelet has an oval shape to comfortably fit the contour of your wrist. Designer signed.
These Sterling earrings are Classic Robert Lee Morris, always in style, all original.
Condition consistent with age and wear. Surface scratches, good condition.
Great looking sterling earrings that have a gold wash bezel setting the center stone. These are posts for pierced ears and measure 1" by 1". They are in fine original condition and signed KVB sterling. I have not been able to identify this maker but I love the earrings.
A vintage pendant by James Avery made of Sterling Silver in a stylized 'Gemini Twins' design. Measures approximately 1 1/4" across. Marked with JA, Copyright, Candelabra Logo, and Ster. In very good condition. Has a very handmade look. Figures are three dimensional. Nice weight, thick silver. Great interesting design. Retired.
MAKER: Plateria Rancho Alegre S.A. (Established 1956 and closed 1985; founded by Pedro Perez, former shop manager at William Spratling's Taller de Las Delicias);
COMPOSITION: Sterling Silver 925;
HALLMARKS: RANCHO ALEGRE STERLING TAXCO 925;
WEIGHT: 55.8 grams
OTHER DETAILS: 8 solid sterling silver cast links (3/4" squares) with classic Mexican floral pattern/design;
CONDITION: Amazing vintage condition with beautiful patina; ALL REASONABLE OFFERS CONSIDERED.
Rare and beautiful William Spratling ring made between 1933 and 1939. Large amethyst cabochon is set in 980 silver with a wide band. Five silver beads trim both sides of the stone and a small opening on the back allows light through the amethyst. A very rare and beautiful early example of classic Spratling design...
A heavy sterling silver brooch by Ming's of Honolulu, Hawaii in their Hibiscus design. Measures 1 7/8" across and 2 3/8" tall. Signed Ming's Sterling. Has a rollover clasp that holds tightly. Classic design.
Hallmark: Sterling, Pennino, Pat Pend.
Dimensions: 7/8" diameter .
This Trifari sterling 'Alfred Philippe' tricolor stones fruit berry with leaves pin / brooch is sterling.
Hallmarked: Trifari with crown, Pat Pend, sterling.
Dimensions: 1 3/4" x 1 7/8"
Reference: American Costume Jewelry- Art & Industry, Brunialti 2008, v.2 page 135, 142
Patent: January 13, 1948, Des. 148390
Toshikane painted porcelain on sterling silver screw back earrings from Japan. The top of the earrings have vibrant purple orchids. The earrings are marked with the maker's mark, Silver and Japan. They date c. 1950 and are in excellent condition. They measure 3/4" in height and 5/8" in width.
A high quality and great looking Art Deco vintage German sterling silver pin with marcasites c1930. This 2 x 1-3/8`` pin has excellent movement and detail and it resembles a neckerchief or cravat held with a ring with marquisites. It is stamped SILVER GERMANY UTIKA and it weighs 8.4 grams. This item is in excellent condition with no dents, bends, corrosion, losses, damage or repairs...
Nicely molded, with a lacquered, iridescent finish that preserves an oxidized surface underneath. The rollover clasp is secure; the back bears the marks for Coro and sterling. The pin measures 4 ¼ inches long by 1 ¼ inches at its widest part. Weight: 16.1 grams
Designed by Silversmith Barbara E. Cook (American 1950-2011), this heavy bracelet is comprised of serpentine linked strands with heavy silver ends, mounted with three lapis lazuli cabochons. The clasp is a threaded bar. It is heavy, weighing about 3 troy ounces, and is marked on the clasp with a sterling mark, and the artist's monogram BEC.
Very well designed, one strand is slightly shorter, allowing the bracelet to drape over the wrist nicely, and it feels wonderful when worn...