Brenda Benek
Art and Antiques
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #315914
Benek, Brenda Art and Antiques
$95.00
Silver link bracelet. Circa 1940. Marked Heche en Mexico. Multiple bars and panels link bracelet. Hidden clasp. 7 3/4"l x 1 1/8" w. Excellent condition with age appropriate patina.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Designer Signed : Pre 1950 item #315912
Benek, Brenda Art and Antiques
$225.00
Sterling floral brooch. Circa 1950. Marked MING'S STERLING. Bamboo stalk with leaves. 2 3/4" x 2". Excellent condition with age appropriate patina.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1950 item #315908
Benek, Brenda Art and Antiques
$45.00
Pair of silver and enamel clip earrings. Circa 1940. Marked with scales, D-A, 925S, STERLING, NORWAY, W in a circle. Green enamel, single leaf shape. 1 1/4" x 1/2". Excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1950 item #315896
Benek, Brenda Art and Antiques
SOLD
Silver floral brooch. Circa 1940. Marked STERLING, 925, DENMARK, H.S. Chased and repoussed fantasy flower. 2"h x 1"w. Excellent condition with age appropriate patina.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1960 item #299863
Benek, Brenda Art and Antiques
$95.00
Silver Figural Pin. Circa 1950. Depicts three men in a boat from the Finnish Kalevala, an epic tale of three foreign kings, who brought an end to civil strife in Finland. The Finnish legend was the basis for the epic novel, Lord of the Rings. Marked HGL, crown in heart (Finland), 813H, boat (), E7. Approximate dimensions: 1 1/8" wide x 1 1/2" high. C-clasp. Excellent condition with age appropriate patina.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #276918
Benek, Brenda Art and Antiques
$25.00
Sterling and onyx figural earrings. Circa 1940. Marked STERLING. Pre-Columbian motif. Bezel set carved onyx face. Screwback earrings measure 7/8" high x 3/4" wide. Appropriate oxidation to recessed areas. Excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #276910
Benek, Brenda Art and Antiques
$55.00
Onyx and sterling figural pin. Circa 1940. Marked STERLING, 925, MEXICO. Pre-Columbian motif. Carved onyx head with silver repousse headdress. Measures 1 3/4 high x 1 5/8" wide. Age appropriate patina to recessed areas. Excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Retro : Pre 1950 item #273393
Benek, Brenda Art and Antiques
$65.00
Sterling pin. Circa 1945. Rectangle with Coro in script at an angle within another rectangle beside Pegasus with STERLING in block letters. Floral spray with ribbon design. Measures 3 3/8" x 1 1/2". Not polished. Excellent condition. Additional photos are available upon request.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #273211
Benek, Brenda Art and Antiques
$45.00
Silver figural pin. Circa 1940. Signed SILVER, CORO, MEXICO in block letters. Die stamped, WWII era brooch of a stylized horse or burro. Measures 1 1/2" high x 1 1/2" wide. Appropriate oxidation to recessed areas. Excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1960 item #269152
Benek, Brenda Art and Antiques
$145.00
Sterling floral brooch. Circa 1950. Marked MIGUEL, STERLING, MEXICO, 925. Chased and repoussed flower. Measures 3" X 2 3/8". Appropriate oxidation to recessed areas. Excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #266486
Benek, Brenda Art and Antiques
$85.00
Mexican silver pin. Circa 1940. Signed STERLING, Maricela in script. Intertwined circle design by Isidro Garcia Pina. 1 1/4" in diameter. Excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Retro : Pre 1960 item #266483
Benek, Brenda Art and Antiques
$65.00
Sterling and polished agate pin. Circa 1950. Signed STERLING CRAFT BY, Coro in script. Stylized flower with purple bezel set cabochon center. Excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #264110
Benek, Brenda Art and Antiques
$145.00
Mexican sterling silver figural pin and earrings. Circa 1940. Marked DF (Districto Federal or Mexico City), 925. Other markings very faint. No eagle mark. Chased and repoussed, highly detailed, three dimensional caricature of Mexican with big feet wearing sombrero and poncho or sarape. Book piece. See Berk's Mexican Silver pg. 242. Pin: 1 1/2" x 7/8". Matching earrings: 7/8" x 3/8". Excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Retro : Pre 1950 item #263986
Benek, Brenda Art and Antiques
$55.00
Sterling silver brooch. Circa 1940. Marked DANECRAFT, STERLING. Chased and repoussed double leaf pin. 2 7/8" x 1 5/8". Some wear and tarnish.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Designer Signed : Pre 1970 item #263970
Benek, Brenda Art and Antiques
$55.00
Sterling silver pin. Circa 1960. Marked STERLING, SAUTEUR, RENOIR. Ribbon shaped design known as Sari. 3" X 1 3/8". Some wear marks and tarnish.

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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1960 item #263749
Benek, Brenda Art and Antiques
$225.00
Signed Mexican silver figural pin. Circa 1950. Marked LOS CASTILLO, TAXCO, EL MIRADOR. Chased and repoussed swordfish. 1 3/4" x 1 1/2". C-clasp. Excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1960 item #263700
Benek, Brenda Art and Antiques
$145.00
Mexican sterling pin with faceted amethysts. Circa 1950. Signed with m in circle mark for Miguel Melendez. Marked TAXCO, STERLING, MADE IN MEXICO, Eagle #3. Double silver loop with 2 faceted stones. 1 1/4" x 2 1/4". Excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Retro : Pre 1950 item #261882
Benek, Brenda Art and Antiques
$85.00
Silver brooch. Circa 1940. Marked NORSELAND BY CORO, STERLING, Viking ship logo, REG US PAT OFF. Adolf Katz design. Rectangular framed, chased and repoussed pheasant. 2 1/2" x 1 5/8". Some wear consistent with age.