Left - Pre-Columbian motif with substantial amethyst cabochon. Measures 1 1/2" in height; 1 1/8" in width.
Middle - Spratling's representation of "continental solidarity" during World War II. Double pronged fur clip on back. Measures 1 5/8" wide and 1 1/2" tall.
Right - Chupamirta Azteca was Spratling's title for this pin also based upon a pre-Columbian motif. Measures 1 1/2" wide and 1 1/4" tall.
All signed Spratling and all in excellent condi ...click for details
Greek Key design necklace, earrings and brooch by Margot de Taxco; circa 1950. Necklace measures 14 1/4" in length; pin can easily be adapted to create an additional link to the necklace, adding 1 1/4". It is possible that it was originally on the necklace, as it is the only piece of the set without Margot's mark. Excellent condition.
Large sterling silver and ebony Ladle by master designer, William Spratling. Rope design ornamentation, typical of his early design period. Measures 12 1/2" in length. Wood handle is smooth and lustrous.
Made circa 1945.
Three pairs of signed enamel cufflinks by German Modernist designer Karl Schibensky. All in un-used condition. Fabulous colors and design.
Left: Measure 13/16" square; $475.
Middle: Measure 1/2" square; $210.
Right: Measure 3/4" square; $450 Light spot is glare in the photo; the color is even on the cufflink.
Two dramatic, rare designs in sterling silver by Los Castillo. Leaf pin dates to the early 1940's; measures 3 3/4" from stem to tip. Can be worn equally well in any direction.
Circle pin dates circa 1950. Measures 2 1/8" in diameter. Finely detailed.
Both in excellent condition.
Silver and Gold Moneyclip $450
Horseshoe Paperweight SOLD
Both of these accessories have the substantial weight one would expect from Tiffany. Moneyclip is 2 1/4" long by 3/4" wide; sterling with 18 karat gold band down the center; $450.
Sterling Horseshoe is 2 7/8" wide and 3" long. Has all the detail of an actual horseshoe SOLD
Two unusual designs by Antonio Pineda, highly collectible Mexican designer. Both in excellent original condition. Antonio was one of the few early Mexican designers who combined silver with pearls.
Earrings measure 1 1/4" in length and 3/4" at widest.
Brooch is 970 silver. Measures 2 1/2" x 1 1/2". Looks equally good worn vertically or horizontally.