Sleek and modern sterling and turquoise biomorphic shaped cuff links by Modernist Ed Wiener. The stones are highlighted by being set in a background of oxidation. Suitable for a man or woman, these measure 7/8" by 5/8" and are in fine original condition. Signed as shown. Great mid-century cuff links.
Big and bold silver overlay cuff with a precise pattern by Hopi silversmith Manuel Hoyungowa who learned from his famous uncle Preston Monongye and has been creating since the 1970's. Measuring 7" around in the inside plus a 1"opening, it is 1 3/4" wide and weighs a sturdy 125 grams. It is in fine original condition and hallmarked as shown. A stunning cuff.
Great looking silver overlay cuff bracelet by Hopi artist Bernard Dawahoya, 1936-2010. Known for his bold designs of traditional Hopi Indian imagery and symbolism, this cuff measures 5 1/4" around in the inside plus a 1 1/4" opening. It is 1/2" wide and in fine original condition. Hallmarked as shown. A highly collectible bracelet from this fine silversmith.
Beautiful and rare sterling and obsidian bracelet by master Mexican silversmith Abraham Paz,c.1930 . Pieces with his own hallmark are rare to find as many of his designs were bought by Fred Davis who then used his own hallmark on the creation. This bracelet measures 7 1/4" end to end and is 1 7/8" wide. Weighing 73 grams, it is in fine original condition with no chips or cracks to the stone which is a deep brownish green , almost black. Signed as shown...
From a private collection in Massachusetts and purchased by the original owner at The Thunderbird Shop,comes this magnificent sterling, turquoise and red coral necklace by Frank Patania Sr., c.1950. Between 2 rows of sterling beads strung on chain are 23 saw tooth bezel set round turquoise and 23 saw tooth bezel set graduated coral pendants suspended from the bottom of the second row of sterling beads. The necklace measures 14 1/2"end to end but an extender could be added if needed...
A striking 5 strand sterling bracelet with chiseled design terminals by Navajo silversmith Johnny Mike Begay who worked at the White Hogan Shop in Scottsdale, AZ. and also worked on his own. The cuff measures 5 1/8" around in the inside plus a 1 1/4" gap. It is 1 5/8" wide in the front and tapers to 1" at the terminals. Fine original condition and signed as shown.
Unique, sculptural sterling bracelet and matching ring by Modernist Esther Lewittes. Rare to find a set like this, the bracelet measures 7 1/4" end to end and is 1" wide. The ring is a size 6 but could be sized. It is in fine original condition and the bracelet is signed Lewittes Sterling. The ring is not signed so should be kept with the bracelet. Wonderful mid-century design.
A striking sterling and center turquoise belt buckle by Navajo silversmith Johnny Mike Begay who worked at the White Hogan Shop in Scottsdale, AZ. and also worked on his own. This beautiful piece measures 3 3/4" by 2 4/8" and is in fine original condition with no chips or cracks to the stone. Weighing 80 grams, it is suitable for a man or women. Signed as shown.
Great modernist design in this sterling and turquoise ring by Navajo Johnny Mike Begay during his time working at the White Hogan Shop in Scottsdale, AZ. It is a size 7 and the face of the ring measures 1 1/8" long and 1" wide at the bottom. It is in fine original condition with no chips or cracks to the terrific stone. Signed as shown.
Bold and precise pattern on this silver overlay cuff by Hopi silversmith Manuel Hoyungowa who learned from Preston Monongye. The cuff measures 5 1/2" around in the inside plus a 1 1/4" opening. It is 1 1/2" wide and weighs 75 grams. Fine original condition and hallmarked as shown.
A magnificent sterling hand made belt buckle with approximately 30 carats of Lone Mountain turquoise by Santo Domingo Pueblo silversmith Julian Lovato. He began working in 1938 and was a silversmith for Frank Patania Sr. in the Thunderbird Shop. He made this belt buckle during his time there. It measures 2 7/8" by 2 3/8" , weighs 91 grams,and is in fine original condition. There are no chips or cracks to the stone which is spectacular. Suitable to be worn by a man or woman. It is signed as shown...
This is a beautiful sterling silver overlay bracelet by Hopi silversmith Raymond Sequaptewa. It has a bold geometric design and is in fine original condition. Measuring 5 3/4" around in the inside plus a1 1/8" opening, it is 1 1/2" wide and weighs 80 grams. Signed with Sequaptewa's ear of corn hallmark and the Hopi Guild symbol. A magnificent cuff.
Elegant, finely made sterling and ironwood pendant with a center oval shaped coral by Navajo silversmith Manuel Lewis when working at the White Hogan Shop in Scottsdale, Arizona. It measures 2 3/8" long including the bail and is 1 1/2" at the widest point. Fine original condition and signed ML and the White Hogan hallmark. Pieces from the White Hogan Shop continue to be highly sought after and this one is a gem.
A fabulous sterling ring featuring a large center sugarloaf moonstone set in a wide oval mount designed by Paloma Picasso for Tiffany & Co. This ring is a size 6 and the stone sits a full inch above the finger. The setting is also 1" wide. Beautiful stone, free of chips or cracks.Signed as shown. This is a great find and sure to make a statement.
A magnificent and rare sterling and striped agate bracelet by Bent Knudsen,Denmark,circa 1950. The highly polished striped agate stones absolutely pop and the oval shape is a great contrast in design to the alternating square links with cut out circles. The bracelet measures 7 1/4"-7 1/2" around in the inside when closed and is 1 3/4" wide. It weighs a very hefty 137 grams. The original safety chain is intact. Fine original condition, no chips or cracks to the stones...
Stunning sterling and amethyst clip earrings by Arizona Modernist H. Fred Skaggs. They measure 1 1/4" wide and 1 1/4" long and are in fine original condition. Signed as shown. Beautiful stones and craftsmanship.
A remarkable sterling and 5 row saw tooth bezel set turquoise bracelet by Carmello "Pat" Patania who was the brother of Frank Patania Sr. It measures 6 3/4" around in the inside plus a 1" opening and is 1 1/4" wide. It weighs 98 grams and is in fine original condition with no chips or cracks to the stones. The stones are actually a deeper blue and green than the camera captures. Signed as shown. This is a gorgeous bracelet.
From the wearable art movement of the mid-century, these are sterling screwback earrings by Modernist Ed Wiener. Like miniature mobiles, they measure 1 1/2" long and wide and when on the ear, they move when you move. Fine original condition and signed as shown. A fine example of the work of this great jeweler.