Rare necklace of sterling and malachite by silver master, William Spratling. This example is especially unusual because of the two colors of stones, giving the effect of fabric turned over and under. It is in excellent condition with the tiny exception of a ding to one of the balls. The chain measures 20" long. Hallmark dates to the 1940's.
Overlapping rectangles of enamel and textured gold make for sporty looking tri-color earrings by Cartier. The smooth finish of the navy and white enamel rectangles works well with the textured gold. Each of the three rectangles has the same finely striated band around it. The earrings are 7/8" tall and 1 1/4" wide. Made in Italy in the 1960's. Omega backs.
Striking 14 karat gold necklace by Boris Le Beau in which each rectangular, open work link is slightly different but each has three diamonds weighing a total of approximately 3 carats. The necklace is 25 5/8" long with links measuring 3/16" wide. Made in the 1960's when Boris had a shop on Madison Avenue.
Lovely aquamarine and diamond ring set in 18 karat gold by Bulgari. The central stone weighs 2 2.5 carats and is surrounded by interesting stepped sides. The ring is size 6 1/2 but can easily be sized up or down. Condition is excellent.
Wonderfully biomorphic brooch designed by Vivianna Torun-Bulow-Hube for Georg Jensen in the 1960's. It is quite large and while the pin stem has the widest part horizontally, it is equally effective worn vertically. It measures 2 5/8" wide and 2 1/4" tall. Excellent condition.
These lovely earrings with clusters of natural turquoise stones are unusual in that they are set in 18 karat gold. Screw backs can be changed to posts.
They date to the 1930's or 40's; measure 7/16" in diameter.
Reversible pendant necklace by Paloma Picasso for Tiffany. One side is eighteen karat gold and the other sterling silver. A banded agate stone revolves in the middle allowing the variations in the stone to show. It is strung on a gold chain also signed by Tiffany and Paloma. The disc measures 1" wide. The chain is 18 1/2" long; excellent condition.
This pair of sterling silver bracelets is one of Los Castillo's best designs. Open circle links alternate with ribbed half circles. Circles are 1 1'16 in diameter. The bracelets are 8 1/2" long fitting a medium/ large wrist. Hallmark dates to the 1940's. Excellent condition. Priced as a pair but would sell separately for $725. each.
Geometric large dangle earrings by Mexican designer, Salvador Teran. The earrings are 2" long from the very top to bottom of the dangle. In spite of the large size, they are light enough in weight to be able to be worn comfortably. Screwbacks; circa 1950's.
This monumental pitcher by Emilia Castillo is outstanding for both its design and size. It measures 18 3/4" tall. Inlaid malachite creates a large leaf and continues around the pitcher to cover the handle. This piece was retailed by Neiman Marcus in the 1990's. Excellent condition.