All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Period : Pre 1920 item #1258799 (stock #aawsom003741)
A Wonderful Antique Ruby French Paste Ring Vintage Victorian Filigree Art Deco, circa 1920. This beautiful antique ring dates to the late Victorian to Art Deco Era and holds a large faceted ruby French paste stone at center. There is a chip near one of the prongs and overall wear consistent with the age of this ring. The setting is antique filigree openwork and is an aged silvertone over a base. Overall the ring measures about 13/16 inch long by about 3/4 inch wide from side to side...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Pre 1910 item #1258759
A RARE DOUBLE-SIDED JUMPING JACK CLOWN CHARM. Circa 1900. Measures 1 1/4 inches in length. A finely detailed charm made of mixed metals - primarily copper. The figure appears to be a clown, however, on close inspection of his face he looks like MR PUNCH (he has a prominent nose and chin). He could also be a Commedia-del-Arte figure. His arms and legs move. In very fine condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Pre 1910 item #1258758
RARE ANTIQUE DOUBLE-SIDED JUMPING JACK GOLLIWOG CHARM. Circa 1900. Measures 1 1/4 inches in length. Mixed metals - primarily copper. A beautifully made and finely detailed GOLLIWOG CHARM. Identical on both sides. The arms and legs move. In very fine condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1980 item #1258623 (stock #JJ1383)
An interesting necklace by modernist jeweler, Pericles Haiti. Necklace consists of a large pendant with a three dimensional abstract design. Brass with copper and brass overlays. Pendant Measures 3 1/2" long and 2 1/4" wide. Chain measures 24" long. Hook closure. Marked Pericles Haiti on the back. Necklace has some surface scratches and minor tarnish. Looks wonderful on!
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1970 item #1258527 (stock #JJ1345)
A striking bracelet attributed to Winifred Mason Chenet, who is known to have signed her work chenet d'haiti. According to published reports Winifred Mason Chenet was an African American woman hand crafting jewelry in Greenwich Village. She reportedly worked with and trained Art Smith, a well respected African American modernist jeweler. Pieces with like design and construction have been found with the chenet d'haiti mark...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Pre 1960 item #1258490 (stock #88)
Period Pieces
$62.00
Here is a very nice pair of earrings, in excellent condition. Measuring 13/16” x 1-1/16", in a rounded rectangular shape, with a center oval outlined in gold, they are quite elegant. They are clip-ons. No marks, but perhaps circa the 1950s, they would lend themselves to many different outfits and occasions. Please read this description and look at the photos very carefully, as we are not responsible for buyer remorse. Thanks! Shipping, handling & insurance within the USA included.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Period : Pre 1940 item #1257807 (stock #aawsom003716)
A Wonderful Antique Star Sapphire Filigree Necklace, Art Deco circa 1920's. This beautiful antique necklace holds a simulated star sapphire cabochon at center with faceted blue sapphire paste stones as well. The setting is wonderful Art Deco period filigree openwork in silver over brass with an aged patina. The center is about 1 inch long. Overall the necklace is about 13 3/4 inches long. One could add more chain in the back if one wanted it longer...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Pre 1970 item #1257748 (stock #777234)
These great clipback earrings measure 1" x 1". They are in gold tone with a ridged design with overlapping shapes. The clipbacks / earclips are marked bergere. They are c. 1960's and are in excellent condition. They also have good heft.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Period : Pre 1930 item #1257586 (stock #RC12067)
Period Pieces
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This very sparkly stunner has 2 big paste stones (7/16”), 2 smaller ones (1/4”), and 8 small accent stones (there should be 9, but one is missing), set in white metal. The whole thing measures 2” x 9/16”. Stamped “Czechoslov” on the back, it is in overall good condition: the stones have a couple chips, and a little abrasion, but the stones are so sparkly it’s hard to spot these. The clasp is bent over a bit, but still works just fine. We believe it’s circa 1920...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Pre 1960 item #1257431
Extremely cute vintage Scotty Dog Key ring out of silver plate metal. The dog is reverse painted.

3" long by 1 1/4" wide

Excellent Condition
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1970 item #1257263 (stock #aawsom003700)
A Wonderful Vintage Agate Quartz Crystal Necklace Antique Filigree Necklace, Retro Victorian Feel, circa 1960. This beautiful estate pendant holds a fascinating piece of agate quartz crystal that has been polished in a cabochon cut. The setting has filigree detailing in yellow gold tone, which gives it an antique Victorian feel. The pendant measures about 1 1/4 inches long with bail by about 7/8 inch wide from side to side...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Period : Pre 1940 item #1257256 (stock #aawsom003699)
A Wonderful Antique Garnet Ring, Vintage Victorian Art Deco Estate, circa 1920. This beautiful antique ring holds a garnet at center measuring about 8 x 10mm. The garnet is faceted to catch the light and has overall wear from years of existence. The setting has beautiful antique details on the sides and is composed of brass and rhodium with some of the brass now showing with the rhodium giving it that romantic antique look you only find in pieces that are decades old...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Period : Pre 1930 item #1257122 (stock #aawsom003690)
A Wonderful Antique Victorian Citrine Paste Necklace - Art Nouveau. This piece consists of a late Victorian Era pendant with Art Nouveau detailing of flowers set with faceted citrine paste stones. The pendant hangs from the link chain as shown measuring about 24 inches long. The chain closes with a new lobster style clasp, so it is secure.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Period : Pre 1940 item #1256942 (stock #aawsom003680)
A Wonderful Antique Sapphire Paste Necklace Victorian - Art Deco, circa 1920. This gorgeous piece holds vibrant faceted sapphire french paste stones set into an ornate filigree openwork setting. The pendant is substantial and measures about 2 3/8 inches long by about 1 5/8 inches wide. It is suspended on the chain as shown measuring about 24 inches in length. This piece dates to about 1920, late Victorian to Art Deco Era and is in lovely vintage condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Period : Pre 1930 item #1256863 (stock #02466)
A vintage Art Deco rhodium plated cut crystal and filigree choker length necklace c1930. This necklace has a spring-ring catch, it measures 14" long, and it has a central 1-3/8" x 3/4" drop and round and rectangular claw-set open backed crystal stones. It is unsigned, and this necklace is in excellent original condition with no chips, cracks, dents, bends, corrosion, losses, damage or repairs...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Period : Pre 1960 item #1256677 (stock #aawsom003669)
A Wonderful Antique Lapis Pearl Ring Vintage Victorian Art Deco, circa 1940's. This beautiful estate ring holds a vibrant lapis glass stone at center set with a genuine Japanese akoya pearl at center. There are glass seed pearls surrounding the central design. The setting is yellow gold gilt and has Victorian - Art Deco style detailing. Overall the ring measures about 3/4 inch long by about 3/4 inch wide from side to side...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Period : Pre 1940 item #1256675 (stock #aawsom003668)
A Wonderful Antique Ruby French Paste Ring, Victorian Art Deco Retro, circa 1920's. This beautiful antique ring holds a simulated cabochon pink ruby at center and is surrounded by faceted ruby and clear French paste stones. The setting has wonderful details of flowers and leaves on the sides. The setting is antique gold washed with nice vintage patina...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1960 item #1256485 (stock #3000)
Auerbach & Maffia
$2,600.00

Xavier Gonzalez (1898-1993)

Spanish American Painter and sculptor

Exhibited -

Whitney Museum of American Art

Corcoran Gallery of Art

Metropolitan Museum of Art

Gonzalez hand crafted this necklace for his wife and fellow artist, Ethel Edwards

The necklace comes from a collection of Gonzalez's jewelry donated by the artist and his wife to the Art Student's League, NY, where he taught sculpture for many years

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