Franz Scheurle modernist sterling silver and onyx hinged bracelet
Mid 20th century
2" x 2 1/4"
Weight - 44.25 grams
Marked FS sterling
Very good vintage condition
Richard Bitterman silver and brass bracelet
2.5ʺW × 2.5ʺD × 1.5ʺH
Marked on front disk
Very good vintage condition
A vintage sterling wrap ring from Taxco with a row of beads through the center. Measures about a size 6 but can be adjusted. Front measures 1 1/2" long. Marked Eagle #3, Mexico 925 and JCC for the artisan. Nice condition. Looks like someone may have sized it at one point. Can be seen from the back. Looks nice on.
This beautiful pin is made from peridot-colored and aurora borealis rhinestones. The central stone is green, and is surrounded by a cluster of aurora borealis stones. The comet tail consists of navette-shaped green stones. All are prong set. It measures 2-1/2” x 1-1/2”, and is in excellent condition. Signed by Judy Lee. Please read this description and look at the photos very carefully, as we are not responsible for buyer remorse...
An unusual pendant made of hammered copper surrounding a sterling silver cross with a prong set stone. The stone is polished smooth on the front and back, but was left raw on the sides. Marked Sterling on the back. Pendant measures 2 1/8" across and 2 1/4" high. Comes with a silver tone neck ring. Has some tarnish, we did not polish it. Very striking modernist piece.
A sterling silver floral brooch with what looks like a rectangular carnelian stone in an Arts and Crafts design. Signed Baur Sterling. Measures 1 7/8" across and 1 1/8" high. Has a rollover safety clasp that holds securely. Very nice quality, warm patina.
A whimsical pair of Mexican Sterling Silver screw back earrings. Feature dangling figures with what appears to be large feathers on their heads. Sterling with niello. Marked Sterling Taxco on one finding. Screw backs function properly. Measure 2 1/8" long and 1 1/4" wide. Pre eagle. Have a little tarnish and a small amount of wear. Great movement. Fun design.
A vintage Pisces Zodiac Sterling Silver Pendant by James Avery. Two intertwined fish. Measures 1 5/8" across. Marked with the Avery JA Candelabra and Ster on the back. Very fine condition. Retired design.
A vintage Taxco Sterling Silver Tiebar or Money Clip by Victoria ~ Ana Maria Nunez de Brilanti in a Celtic design. Measures 2 1/8" long by 5/8"wide and 3/8" high. Marked on the back Victoria, Taxco, Mexico, Sterling, Eagle #12 and 75 for the style number. In good condition, has a small ding at one end. Could even be worn as a pendant suspended from a chain. Circa 1950. Pictured on page 123 of the book, "Mexican Silver", by Morrill and Berk. Nice weight and well constructed.
A modernist Pre Columbian design pendant in 900 Silver and with what looks like an oval coral cabochon and two small coral beads for eyes. In the style of Oswaldo Guayasamin. Signed Ecuador 900 on the back. Jointed body. Measures 3 1/4" long and 1 7/8" across. Has a large bale so can accommodate a thick chain or a neck ring. Comes with a silver toned chain. Has an interesting texture. Pendant has some minor tarnish. Great movement and modernist style.
A great pair of sterling silver modernist cufflinks. Measure 7/8" long and 3/4"across. Have an overlay of sterling for an interesting three dimensional design. Have some minor scratches and a little tarnish. Marked on the toggle Sterling and a patent number. Cool mid century design.
Hector Aguilar created a series of this bracelet with different themes. These are Aztec symbols that are placed to look like they are each in a picture frame. Picture 4 shows how unusual the bracelet opens. It swings open with one hinge and only the end 1/3 of the bracelet opens. This was not designed to be symmetrical. It has beautiful hand chased workmanship and also has a very high silver content of 940 or better giving it a rich, lux color. The height is 1.25in...
Lovely vintage 1930s or 1940s genuine butterscotch egg yolk honey amber necklace with graduated oval beads and silvertone spring ring clasp. All the beads are about half opaque and half translucent. Professionally restrung on silk cord. The clasp has an early collar opening, without the thumb tab. It weighs 24.5 grams. Guaranteed genuine amber. Wearable length is 19 1/2 inches. The largest center bead is 18mm by 7mm. The smallest end beads are 10mm by 7mm...
An exquisite English Art Nouveau 15K yellow gold pendant,centering a 5.02 carat pear shaped brilliant cut aquamarine with round brilliant pink tourmalines at either side, and suspending a free-hanging oval pink tourmaline. The gold surfaces are set with tiny seed pearls. The use of pastel gemstones is especially elegant and feminine and would have complemented the pale dress fabrics of the Edwardian era...
A lovely Art Deco white gold and platinum filigree bracelet featuring three diamond-set frosted and engraved crystal plaques alternating with bezel-set pale blue spinels. The use of pale blue spinels the color of aquamarines is a very unusual treatment in a bracelet of this type, and the overall effect is very pretty. All the platinum surfaces are engraved in a delicate foliate motif. The clasp is stamped for 14K and platinum and has an unidentified maker’s mark.
Origin: America, ca. 1920...
A delicate 14K yellow gold bracelet by Krementz fashioned as a chain of pansy blossoms. Each pansy is centered with a small baroque pearl. Alternating links are in a foliate style and are set with round brilliant cut amethysts. Pansies held special meaning in the Victorian period as flowers of remembrance. The use of purple and white gems mimics the flower’s most classic coloring. The cleverly concealed clasp is marked with Krementz’ hallmark and “14K.”
Origin: America, ca. 1900...
A fine Victorian 14K gold fob locket, the front cover worked in a deeply three dimensional design of a rose gold owl perched on a green gold branch. The eyes are set with garnet cabochons. The back cover has an engraved shield design that was never monogrammed. The hinged bail is engraved in a complimentary design. The interior of the locket retains its original frame and glass insert.
Origin: America, ca...