Lovely necklace of graduated convex circles made by Native American silversmith Don Lucas. A small silver bead separates each circle. The necklace measures 17 1/4" wearable length. The circles range from1 3/4" wide down to 15/16". Dated 1987; very good condition.
STERLING SILVER AND ENAMEL LADYBUG BRACELET CHARM. Marked: WELLS. STERLING. A fine charm formed as a ladybug with red and black enamel decoration. Measures 5/8 " in length. In fine condition.
A fun pair of Art Nouveau period sterling silver pierced post earrings depicting a seated nude female on the rock. One of the most famous statues in Denmark is of the mermaid in the same position. It is clear, however, that these females have legs and feet. Bernard Hertz was a very prominent and respected silversmith in Copenhagen, the company was established in 1858 and lasted until 1985. They were most known for their Art Nouveau pieces...
Finely, finely woven sterling silver earrings by Angela Cummings. These were made in 1985 before she began working with Tiffany. They measure 3/4" square; excellent condition. Clip backs can be converted to posts.
Beautifully sculpted Caviar earrings by Lagos. They are made of sterling with 18 karat gold pyramids and a central oval amethyst. Clip backs can be converted to posts. Measurements are 3/4" wide and 7/8" tall. Excellent condition; made circa 1990's.
Fred Davis sterling obsidian mask Necklace, C.1930. Hand hammered sculpted elliptical form with three carved obsidian masks between links. Early mark for Fred Davis. Length: 15 ½ inches. Weight: 65.69 grams. Davis, an early collector and dealer in pre-Columbian and Mexican art. Born in Chicago, he came to Mexico in 1910...
A fine pair of vintage sterling silver and cultured Akoya pearl earrings by Mikimoto, of Japan. The earrings date c. 1950s and have screw backs which are marked with M in an oyster shell for Mikimoto and Silver. (The Japanese use 95% pure silver). The earrings each have 17 pearls, ranging from 3.5, the smallest to 9 mm in the center. The pearls are of very fine quality. The earrings measure 1" in diameter and are in excellent condition.
This silver and lapis lazuli necklace is classic Betty Cooke - light and airy. It is made of silver tubes and round lapis beads in groups alternating from one to six throughout the 36" length. It is sold in the original Betty Cooke box with her handwritten signature and the purple tissue paper in which she wraps her pieces before lovingly sending them to their new homes. Cooke is 90 years of age and has been well known for her jewelry for some 60 years. This piece is about 25 years old.
A Wonderful Vintage Topaz Ring Designer Setting in Sterling Silver. This beautiful estate ring holds a blue topaz at center measuring about 9 x 9mm. The setting is composed of sterling silver and has a design that is similar to designers such as David Yurman. Overall the ring measures about 9/16 inch long by about 13/16 inch wide from side to side. Ring Size: about 6 1/2 (could be resized by your jeweler or ask me about using mine before shipping)...
These cuff links are slightly convex with a central, textured accent. The circular part has a diameter of 3/4".
The bottom, rectangular portion (connected by the chain links) has rounded edges and measures 3/4" x 3/8", with a fine, hammered finish.
The backs is marked clearly mark Perli 835.
This ring is a size 11. It is sterling silver with an onyx "center." It has interesting decor on each side (of the band). It is marked STER with a maker's mark of which I am not familiar (maybe an R with a dot in the middle).
I believe it is American made: c. 1950's.
It is solid with good heft and is in excellent condition.
Description: sterling silver, rhinestones, enameling, gold tone body
Dimensions: 2 1/8" square
Hallmark: Reja, Sterling
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 Argo.
A fine sterling silver Tiffany & Co. Lily of the Valley Floral Brooch, c. 1940s. The pin is marked Tiffany & Co. Makers Sterling with the letter M. It measures 2 1/2" wide and 1 5/8" high. The brooch weighs 22.1 grams and is in excellent condition.
This wonderful ring is a size 6. It has a lovely design accented with a central, bezel-set confetti stone. It is marked 925 and (what looks like) LF. It is in excellent condition.
Stunning and rare sterling pendant and matching earrings with intricately carved black onyx by Brazilian landscape architect and jeweler Burle Marx in the "forma livre" (free form) style. Burle Marx was particularly known for his use of large gemstones, often fashioned by carving or tumbling rather than being faceted, a technique he invented in 1948. This pendant measures 2 1/2" long including the bail and is 1 5/8" wide. The matching clip earrings are 1" by 1"...
A rare and exceptional sterling and moonstone ring signed Macefield. William Mason and Leonard Field were a collaborative effort of artist/jewelers from Winchester, MA. ( the North Shore ) who were most active in the late 40's and 50's. This ring is a size 6-6 1/2 and the moonstone sits high in the sterling setting. The ring is in fine original condition with no chips or cracks to the stone. Magnificent craftsmanship in a sleek Modernist design.
#2091A necklace of forceful presence by master silversmith Hector Aguilar, one of the famous and finest Mexican jewelry designers of the 1940's. Aguilar is a success story. He was made manager of William Spratling's original shop Taller de Delicias in 1930. In 1939 Aguilar opened his own studio and later created even more success by opening the premier silver shop in Taxco known as Taller Border...