Sold. C. 1920 Oval Ornate Brooch with applied granulation and cut work. Marked: PERUZZI FLORENCE.
SIZE: 1 3/4 X 1 1/2" - with old tube hinge.
WEIGHT: ~ 15 grams with Light Old Amethyst Color Rectangular Stone.
Condition: Some dimples on balls and stone has an 'etched' spot on surface, Not a nick, thus the great price! Sold - no price - no info available
Completely hand wrought in USA this silver brooch sculpture and signed by this art metal smith: MIMI DEE STERLING. Wt:~35 GRAMS. SIZE: 3" X 2", COLOR: rich silver, NOTE: made from one piece of sterling from C clasp to pin stem tip in the manner of Arts & Crafts makers and Modernists who made the entire piece from beginning to end. This art metal smith work makes this a fibula as well. Tool marks are normal & desirable, indicating this is a bench made piece...
SOLD. Called a Perfume button because a Victorian lady could drop a couple of drops of her favorite parfum on the velvet. SIZE: 1 1/2" (39mm) diam. COLOR: Red tinted & red velvet background CONDITION: Very good, right amount of tint off back rim. COMPOSITION: Tinted pierced brass & red fabric, brass self shank, MOTIF: bird on berry branch. DeA6204. Sold, no price, no info. During next few weeks, will try to add a group of smaller metal perfume examples.
Clients in three continents wear this artist's one of a kind signed jewelry and jackets embellished with antique buttons. the other button jewelry as commissioned by the American Textile History Museum. Pre-washed cotton velveteen, embellished with multicolor designer, natural fabric collage front & back. SIZE: OSFM (one size fits Most). Look for new one-of-a-kind upcoming additions of wearable art. NOTE: See closeup for more info.
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SOLD! Thank you Mrs. C! Where would Metal Artists be
without Patrons like you!
While this is SOLD, please consider: sterling silver sculpture titled "Butterflies are Free" #110592 to be found at www.mimideeartwear.com. This "Pearls of Wisdom" was proudly handwrought in a USA studio by and is signed in script with the metal maker's mark: Mimi Dee & sterling. This sculpture's weight: 1/2 Lb. + of 925 silver & 360+ semi-precious gems & pearls! Including amethyst, peridot & opals. Stands: 18" X 6"...
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SOLD Thank you sir, may she wear it in Good Health!
Who said, 'Very Delicate & Beautiful!!! ...thank
you...look forward to buying more from you in the future.'
Signed F Peruzzi & Sterling. Original patina, oxidation. 20" Chain, pendant is 1 1/8" X 3/4". Lapiz Lapis Lazuli Cabochon 4/8" X 3/8". Condition: Excellent.
SOLD, no price, no info
Florence Peruzzi jewelry has not had a published relationship to the more collectible and harder to find jewelry created by the former Gino M. Peruzzi Jewel Shop of Boylston Street in Boston MA. All that is known is that Gino came here from Italy and enjoyed a healthy rivalry with G. Cini who was said to have moved his store 2 doors from the other. This info given by a client, of www.mimideeartwear.com, who currently resides in WA but was from Boston...
Update: This magnolia has recently been painted as a oil on stretched canvas and is exhibited here at www.mimideeartwear.com as #1216632. Please read the blog on this at left of any page. This one here is a copy of the original watercolor which is matted to 16" X 20" and framed in a golden frame. The reflections of the glass on the camera are distracting relying on this for accurate depiction. The original looks just like this, except that the title is Not on the lower left...
Short lived Art Nouveau design era yet with the hand hammered look of the Arts & Crafts era. Circa 1900 "C" catch brass sash pin brooch ornament with a bezel set bold, faceted, 30mm amethyst glass stone on a foliate hammered textured brass surface. Classic Art Nouveau, leaf, foliate motifs.
2 3/4" X 2 1/8".
Nice heft @ 36 grams and original patina with shiny high relief areas...
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Sold! Thank you Susan and wear it in Good Health!
said, '...got all the jewelry today...love absolutely everything!'
24K gp Texture Bookchain Bracelet with 12 Art Nouveau to Art Deco Glass and Brass Buttons makes this a One of a Kind Unsigned Bracelet by American Art to Wear Jewelry Maker. Me! 7 3/4" long. This book chain is very limited; maybe for a few more bracelets. Never two alike, never!
This one sold, yet similar custom order for $160. Designed and assembled in USA by Mimi Dee - 24K Gold Plated Necklace Book Chain Set with Lavender AB Czech Cut Glass Beads with the "Art Nouveau" Center piece & bookchain made in Rhode Island, home of old jewelry factories still using old molds. Plated in Antique 24K per this maker's specifications. Limited chain available. Custom orders please call 978 975 5148.
LEGAL: All images design concept content text solely owned by Mimi Dee...
The gift of this original signed American micro mini miniature watercolor painting by and signed: Mimi Dee, who is self taught, would bring precious memories to visitors of the Maine coast.
This watercolor is titled: "Bench on Marginal Way" and it was shown at a Reading Art Association Exhibit.
Image size: a micro mini TINY 3/4" X 1 3/4"!
Framed: 5" X 6 1/2".
Subject: Family of three on the bench on "Marginal Way"...
Sold. Hard to find Vintage Bangle marked "Flli Peruzzi" & "Sterling" on 2 applied strips of silver on the inside. With punched or stamped 'bridges of silver" around the etched lined exterior. 8" inside & 2 1/2" across. No Damage or Repairs. Layaway Available.
Sold - no price - no info available
Sold. Here a vintage sterling signed bracelet by the Parenti Sisters who were trained silversmiths in Italy, then later set up their Shop on the still Prestigious Newbury Street of Boston and their second shop on Cape Cod, now both closed these many years. 7 1/2". 03. Sold, no price, no info available.
Hand Wrought Original and Signed MIMI DEE Sterling, proudly made by and signed in a USA Studio, Cuff with 20 faceted Amethyst beads on thick gauge silver for a small wrist. Same bracelet was made by this maker in the 70s using antique buttons on brass! This one sold, yet can create similar custom work...
Reply at end of description. This type of sterling two piece sword with scabbard brooch pin has been made in Victorian, Art Nouveau, Edwardian and Deco periods, in many different countries, by many different jewelry makers.
This one has a beautiful bezel set pierced, etched green 20 x 15mm Jadeite gem stone and marked Sterling.
3.5" long when sheathed with a 1.75"" blade and weighs a nice.7 oz.
Very nice, good working preowned vintage condition with lots of darkening as old silver...
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COMMISSION - SPECIAL ORDER
Thank you Diane!
Proudly "Made in USA"
Another Silver Sculpture Set Signed: MIMI DEE Sterling. A challenging Special Order for one of this metalwork jewelry artist's many Clients. The bracelet (see listing above), hammered and hand wrought until links were shaped without soldering! NO assembly here! NO imported pieces! All Originally made in a USA Studio...just as the modernists did back in the 50's...
This signed studio metalwork jewelry artist who also paints oils has made fiber art to wear garments in the past and does not...
Similar metal work can be custom ordered. Completely hand wrought by and signed MIMI DEE STERLING HANDMADE in a USA studio. Working and Shaping Silver takes the Jewelry Artist on a journey, not unlike the one the Painter or Potter takes...Still with some direction and expectation from the Patron who after all makes it possible for one to continue to create...
This signed studio metalwork jewelry artist who also paints oils has made fiber art to wear garments in the past and does not duplica...