A stunning, big, bold sterling ring with smokey quartz designed by second generation jeweler Frank Patania Jr. but apparently made later ( after Sam Patania took over the Tucson Shop) as indicated by the "V" under the Frank Patania hallmark. According to the history of Patania hallmarks on Frank Patania Jr.'s website -" In 1999 Sam devised two other hallmarking systems. To designate work previously designed by FP Sr. and Jr...
Solid sterling earrings with inset chrysoprase by Jensen USA designer, Laurence Foss. These were made in 2005 and bought directly from the artist. They hang 2-1/2" excluding wires. One corner/edge of a pendant is a tiny bit curved but it was purchased that way.
All metal is sterling silver. In a USA studio this choker necklace was made with 175 carats of 7 faceted 15mm rich juicy dark plum faceted amethyst beads from far away lands with hand hammered silver by and signed: Handmade, Mimi Dee and Sterling.
Wt: 58 grams: 38 grams of gems and 20 grams of precious metal
Length: 16", yet will add a couple of jump rings if needed free of charge.
Each beautiful semiprecious bead threaded with 14 gauge precious metal for safety...
This huge, multicolor resin bracelet could not be more stylish and sophisticated. It is black, gray and gold. The gold and gray are achieved with pearl and gold foils. All have a matte surface. The bracelet is 2 5/8" tall. It has an invisible magnetic clasp. The five panels are held together on leather. Great look!
Striking, fun to wear, sterling earrings in the shape of a star burst or possibly satellite, from Gusterman Silversmiths, Santa Fe, N.M. They have post backs for pierced ears and measure 1 1/4" diameter. Weighing 11 grams total, they are in fine original condition and signed as shown. These will add a sparkle to your day.
Betty Cooke modernist sterling silver and ebony necklace
Central pendant drops 5 1/2" long
Interior circumference - 18"round [5 3/4" x 6 1/4"]
Weight - approximately 45 grams
David Jones contemporary artisan ring
.999 sterling silver and copper ring
Size 6 1/2
1 3/4" x 3/4"
Ball stands 1" above finger
Weight - 22 grams
Fully hallmarked, Jones David, .999, sterling
Choker necklace by Agnes Seebass in which she combines one of her favorite convex links with her other favorite of an ancient Mexican jade bead. Links measure 1 1/3" long. A fresh combination of young and old.
A stunningly beautiful sterling stone to stone channel inlay bracelet by Zuni master silversmith Roger Tsabetsaye. He studied with Charles Loloma and began making jewelry in 1962. This bracelet is for a small wrist, measuring 5 1/4" around in the inside plus a 3/4" opening. It is 1" wide in the front, tapering to 3/4" at the terminals. Weighing 73 grams, it is in fine original condition and signed as shown. There are no chips or cracks to the stones...
Iconic sterling looping circles necklace by Newbury St. Boston jeweler John Lewis. Measuring 20" end to end , the large circle is 3/4" diameter. Weighing 11 grams, it is in fine original condition and signed with his JL crossed mark. Great fun to wear and looks very cool with any outfit.
All metal is sterling silver. Own the only one! Made in a USA studio this bold three piece 177 gram necklace by and stamped as: Mimi Dee - Sterling. The components consist of hand wrought hammered lucky spiritual spiral semi precious metal, a fossilized ammonite specimen and modern amulet Dzi beads totaling 177 gram or 6.2 oz as postal scale weights as follows:
Dzi beads: (7) 103 grams. Cold, smooth heavy, root beer color.
vary approx 40mm x 15mm...
Fine looking sterling "Dot" bracelet by third generation jeweler Sam Patania. It measures 5 3/4" end to end plus a 1 1/4" opening and is 1 1/4" wide. Weighing 62 grams, it is in fine original condition and signed as shown. Sam continues the treasured tradition of the Patania family.
One of a kind, handmade jade, stone, and Chinese knot necklace. The cord, chain, and knots of the necklace are all made and designed by Taiwanese artist Li Chiao Upham.
The necklace features an intricately carved, soft white-green jade butterfly below a coral flower. Upham also uniquely intwined a blue-green, floral piece of a Chinese antique headdress into the necklace design.
Necklace length: 24".
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Bold hand knotted nevada lapis necklace and removable green rutilated quartz pendant both by and signed: Mimi Dee - Sterling...
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.
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.
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