Two signed Japanese watercolor prints framed and matted under glass. Gilt bamboo frames + brocade matting. Frames measure 12-1/2" x 16-1/2"
Published by Chronicle Books 2007, an oversized hard cover with dust jacket... A comprehensive chronicle of the house of Cartier. "Long out of print, Nadelhoffer's exhaustive research has been revived with lush new photography and design sketches of the world's most distinctive and finely crafted jewelry. Through charming and compelling anecdotes, these famed gems and the elite clientele who don them are brought to life...
A three dimensional charm with palm tree, cultured pearl and synthetic ruby. Marked CREA 14k. Measures 3/4" x 3/4" excluding bale. Light wear on the back. Weight 2 grams.
A rare (unstated) First Edition published in 1870 by Fields Osgood & Co. Boston. Issues: Gilt lettering has faded on the boards which now appear light brown, the boards also show wear predominately on the back where the ends are worn, stained and chipped; the book is slightly cocked, there are gilt initials imprinted on brown front free endpaper, and there is light foxing. Sold as is.
An interesting biomorphic pendant with an unmarked solid sterling link chain. The pendant is signed SALI in script, Sterling. The chain appears to be hand forged and the center dips to accommodate the pendant. The pendant shows light wear with very fine scratches that could probably be buffed out though one may want to keep the fine patina. The pendant including bale is just shy of 2-1/2", the chain with hook clasp is 28". Total weight 49gr.
Signed ELLIS in block letters in the lower right corner. A small brown spot is in the upper right corner. Professionally framed and matted under glass. Frame measures 11" x 21"
A wonderful sterling pendant featuring a koi fish that is made of carved fossil walrus tusk. Silver wire "waves" and flowers serve as accents. The pendant measures 1-3/4 x 1-1/4":the link chain,25" ~ total weight, 33 grams. Marked ZEALANDIA 925.
CA 1940 A heavy sterling four-panel bracelet with pyramid design. There are eight rows of "lentil" connectors. Marked Sterling Taxco 925. 7-1/2" x 1-1/4". 46 grams.
Soft blue suede outfit. Flared paints with shirt jacket. Studs with faux turquoise. Size 4/6~ Waist 24"; pant leg (waist to bottom) 41"; shirt~ shoulder to shoulder seam 15-1/2"; length( center/back collar to bottom) 26"; arms~ shoulder seam to cuff 22". This outfit has never been professionally cleaned.
A heavy dyed salmon colored glass branch coral necklace. The longest piece is 2-1/2" . Length 24" ~ weight 1.5 pounds.
Ca 1960 A fantastic sodalite pendant marked R.S.925 Hecho en Mexico DF. The eagle mark is obscured. The silver has light scratches. It measures approximately 3-1/2" x 3" excluding the bale ~ 16 grams.
Signed artist's proof entitled "Cake Dreams"...A contemporary artist Leviten is known for her abstract monoprints and collages. Exhibitions: RISD Museum, El Paso Museum, Dan Forth Museum and in the Institute del Arte La Paz, Mexico. Frame measures 15" x 16"; print approximately 8" x 10"