Stunning bolo incorporated traditional and contemporary design by award-winning Navajo silversmith Nelson Morgan. The Kachina's body is hinged to move from side to side as it is worn. Length is nearly 3 inches, width is 1.5 inches at the shoulders.
Beautifully fabricated Kachina bolo tie by award-winning Navajo artisan Bennie Ration. Height is 3.25 inches, width is 1.75 inches. This is so sculptural and dramatic. Bolo tops have rings on the bottom but there are no drops.
Bold coral lapidary and sterling bolo tie by award-winning Taos silversmith Ken Romero. Hand crafted, stamped geometric design with bright coral accents. Width is 2.3 inches, length is 2 inches. Condition is excellent.
This wonderful 950 silver (higher quality than sterling) necklace by Eduardo Herrera calls two mind two very different images. It looks like coral as well as the cut out designs of Henri Matisse.
The links are hammered. They are 1 1/2" wide at the front and 5/8" at the back.The necklace has exactly the right amount of flexibility to make it very comfortable to wear. It is approximately 18 1/2" long; the natural curve of the necklace makes it difficult to measure precisely.
Wonderfully articulated bracelet of oxidized silver by Mexican architect turned jeweler, Eduardo Herrera. The links vary in size adding to the organic sense of the bracelet. It is made of 950 silver, higher quality than sterling. Measurements are 8" in length and 1 1/2" in width.
Orna Ben Ami post modernist sterling silver brooch
2" x 1 1/4"
Weight - 19.40 grams
Ben-Ami studied sculpture at the Corcoran School of Art in Washington, D.C. and Tel Aviv University and
has presented numerous solo exhibitions in Israel, Europe and the United States.
Very good vintage condition
This wide silver cuff by Emilia Castillo is from her Confetti series. It is scattered with square stones of various sizes. The largest is malachite with turquoise; lapis lazuli; and agate. This colorful and playful bracelet can be worn well with almost everything.
The design of this pair of wood and silver bangle bracelets beautifully combines straight lines with silver balls. They are very solidly made with the interior of silver. They are 970 silver, more pure than the sterling standard which is 925 parts silver. The interior measures 2 5/8" x 2 3/16" fitting a medium size hand. They are priced for the pair.
Sterling silver pendant necklace with a combination of textures. The ball has a lightly scratched surface while the elongated part is made of irregular dots. The silver ring on the cord is a nice added touch. The elongated pieces can be worn side by side or separated. It is hung on a satin cord measuring 23" long that can be adjusted to any shorter length.
Handmade cuff bracelet with sterling silver triangles alternating with ebony. It is substantially made with the wood measuring 1/4" thick. It fits a medium size wrist. The inside diameter is 2 1/4" with a 1 1/2" opening.
Beautiful sterling "Rio Plata"bracelet by third generation jeweler Sam Patania. The design was influenced by his love of vintage Mexican silver with his own special contemporary touch. This bracelet measures 5 1/2" end to end with an additional 1 1/4"opening and is 1 1/4" wide. It weighs 65 grams and is in fine original condition. Signed as shown. Sam continues the treasured
work of the Patania family.
Unusual long sterling silver necklace with two alternating finishes. One is a matte surface and the other is what the maker refers to as "chaotica" as it is an allover irregular pattern. The loops are deeper at one end than the other all of which contributes to its unusual look. It measures 29" long; links are 3/4" wide.
Dramatic, sinuous bracelet by Mexican architect turned jeweler, Eduardo Herrera. He oxidizes the surface of the 950 silver (higher quality than sterling) to create the black surface. The bracelet measures 7 3/4" wearable length and is 2" wide. The multiple links make it surprisingly fluid and very comfortable to wear.
This extraordinary necklace was made by Mexican architect turned jeweler, Eduardo Herrera. It is made of oxidized 950 silver (higher quality than sterling) and tumbaga. Tumbaga is a pre-Colombian technique used in Mesoamerica and South America to create an alloy of gold with copper.
The combination of tumbaga with the blackened silver could not be more striking. Herrera's architectural background is evident in the construction of this necklace with elaborately overlapping graduated size links...
Juhls sterling silver kinetic earrings
Marked Juhls, 925
Lisa and Scott Cylinder cast sterling silver clarinet keys "Key Wee" Brooch
American - Contemporary
1 1/4" x 1 1/2"
Marked L&S Cylinder
Very good condition
Bold and unusual sterling silver and wood bracelet by Violante Ulrich and her partner, Jason. Smooth links alternate with hammered ones. The wood rectangles also vary in placement. The bracelet measures 7 1/2" long and 1 9/16" wide. Violante learned silversmithing growing up on the Spratling ranch. The influence of Spratling's work is clear in her designs and choice of materials, giving them a contemporary twist.
An ultra-modern style studio amethyst sterling ring by C. Noir (Leeora Catalan of New York). This size 6-1/2 ring features a a flashy claw-set 1/3 carat (by gauge) natural amethyst, and it measures 3/4" x 1/2" across the top. This ring is stamped C. NOIR STERLING, it weighs 8.7 grams, and it is in excellent condition with no chips, cracks, dents, bends, corrosion, losses, damage or repairs...