Large size Sputnik ring with a variety of semi precious stones that include: citrine; amethyst; garnet and peridot. Graceful tendrils below the dome make this example more detailed than most. Diameter of the top of the dome is 3/4". Ring is size 6 but can easily be made larger or smaller.
Stunning and festive gold bracelet by Brazilian designer, Haroldo Burle Marx. Marx is known for both the design of his jewelry and the fine quality of his stones. Trios of cabochon stones are placed throughout this bracelet of varying size squares and rectangles. The panels have both brushed and glossy finishes. The stones include: amethyst; aquamarine; green tourmaline and blue topaz. In 1955, the Brazilian government commissioned Burle Marx to make jewelry for visiting heads of state and their ...click for details
Beautifully made, heavy sterling silver necklace by Los Castillo. Navette shaped links are joined to create pairs of abstracted leaves. Each has concentric rows of oxidized lines. The difference in depth as well as color contributes to the striking design. Hallmark dates from 1948 - 1960. Measures 16" long and 1" wide.
Beautiful and unusual serving pieces by silver master, William Spratling. The elongated boat may have been intended for nuts. It is very similar to Spratling's butter dish but is deeper and without the silver lining. Measurements are 9 1/2" long and 2 1/2" at the widest. The double bowl may have been for salt and pepper or other herbs. It is 4 1/2" long and 2 1/4" wide. Spreader is 6 7/8" long. All are in excellent condition with 1942 - 1946 hallmarks.
Rectangular silver links are combined with copper balls in this wonderful bracelet by silver master, William Spratling. Hallmark dates it to the 1940's. Measures 1/2" wide and approximately 7 1/2" long. The safety chain makes it difficult to measure precisely but it fits an average size wrist.
Showstopper sterling silver necklace by Matilde Poulat (who worked under the name of Matl) in her classic repousse style. The necklace combines her favorite motifs of birds and flowers with strategic addition of turquoise stones. It measures 18 3/4" in length; excellent condition. Made in the 1950's.
Stylish multistrand, heavy weight silver necklace by Mexican designer, Tane. It has a gold vermeil clasp that can be worn hidden or as an adornment. Measures 3" in circumference and 18" in length. Sold with original presentation case.