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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1960 item #513077 (stock #3.16.6.a)
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This original design by Margot de Taxco, ca. 1950's, has a detachable pendant which is also a pin, giving its use great flexibility. The earrings are clip-ons. Necklace: 14 1/2"; pendant: 1 3/4"x1 3/4"; earrings: 1 3/4"x1 3/4".
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : American Indian : Jewelry : Pre 1990 item #511843 (stock #3.13.6b)
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$2500.00
Jim Harrison, student of Preston Monongye and Jessie Monongye, has been active since l981 and has become well known and highly collectible for the beauty of his designs of combined materials of precision mosaic inlay. The set offered here consists of a pendant, 2 1/4"Lx1 1/4"W on a 30" chain; bracelet: 5 1/4" inner, plus 1 1/8" gap,1/2"W; earrings: 1"x1 1/8". Excellent condition. See listing in American Indian Jewelry I, 1200 artist biographies by Gregory Schaaf, p. 172.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1960 item #511828 (stock #3.13.6a)
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This pin, by the Mexican master silversmith, Antonio pineda, bears an early hallmark, ca. 1941-49. Entirely handmade, set with amethysts and measuring 4" x 1 1/2". Excellent condition.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Pre 1960 item #507572 (stock #2.28.6d)
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$425.00
Native American doll in a handsewn beaded buckskin dress, ca 1940's, or earlier, in good condition other than minor bead loss. 9 1/2"x5 1/2" at shoulders.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #507562 (stock #2.28.6b)
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$650.00
This ca. 1940's scalloped edge frame, in the Colonial style, is wooden backed, with a loop for hanging. 3 1/4" x 3 1/2".
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1960 item #507248 (stock #2.27.06)
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Nicely designed onyx earrings, ca. 1950's by Antonio Pineda. 1 1/4", excellent condition, still with original screwbacks.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #504947 (stock #2.20.6)
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Charming, ca. 1940's butterfly earrings by Hector Aguilar, shown on page 37 of Silver Masters of Mexico by Penny Morrill. 1"x1", still bearing the original screwbacks.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #502353 (stock #2.12.6b)
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Fred Davis (1880-1961}, one of the foremost designers of the Mexican silver renaissance, whose work is becoming increasingly scarce - cf.Mexican Silver by Morrill/Berk, which shows an example of this design on page 25. 7"L x 1 3/4"W.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #500443 (stock #2.7.6b.)
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A first phase pillbox by Spratling,ca 1940's, with a cabochon amethyst top, measuring 1" x 3/4" x 1/2"H.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Native American : Pre 1970 item #500298 (stock #2.7.6a)
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A beautifully executed bracelet by Mark Chee, Navajo, active 1930's-60's. For a small wrist, it measures 4 1/2" plus a 1 1/2" gap; 3/8" W. Heavy gauge silver.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Native American : Pre 1950 item #500230 (stock #020606B)
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An unusual, Navajo cuff, hand hammered ingot,ca. 1940's, stamped with snake design. 6 3/4" plus 1 1/4"gap. Well executed; good condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1960 item #500120 (stock #1.6.6)
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A handsome, ca. 50's, cufflink set by Antonio Pineda, in 970 silver with inlaid onyx. 1"x1 1/4"; excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1960 item #500110 (stock #2.6.6)
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A ca. 1950's bracelet and earring set by Sigi Pineda, one of the masters of Mexican silversmithing, prominently featured in Mexican Silver by Morrill/Berk, pp. 192-199. Bracelet measures 6 1/2" x 1 1/4"W; earrings: 1 1/8"x3/4".
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #498845 (stock #2.2.6)
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$850.00
This first period Spratling pin is pictured in Spratling Silver: A Field Guide, by Phyllis M. Goddard, p. 43. Made of silver and amethyst, ca. 1940's. 2 1/2"L x 3/4"W. Excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1960 item #497177 (stock #1.29.6a)
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This seldom seen Antonio ring, ca. 1950's, set with obsidian is designed in the modernist tradition. It is 2 1/8"L, size 8 1/2. Excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Native American : Pre 1960 item #496455 (stock #1.16.6)
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$375.00
This ca. 1940's rainbow dancer was made using the stone-to-stone mosaic technique. Made of turquoise, coral, onyx and mother of pearl, encased and set on wire bands, some of which show slight bends. The condition is otherwise very good. The figure is 2 1/2" x 1 1/4", with an inner size of 5" and a 1 3/4" gap.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Native American : Pre 1960 item #496234 (stock #1.25.06)
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This concho belt by Austin Wilson, who was active ca. 1930's-1950's, is mounted on its original leather, 38" L. The conchos, hand stamped, are 1 1/8" x 1 1/4"; buckle: 1 5/8 x 1 3/8. Wilson is listed in American Indian Jewelry, 1,200 Artist Biographies, by Gregory Schaaf.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Native American : Pre 1960 item #495582 (stock #1.23.6)
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This very fine concho, ca. 1950's, is extremely well crafted, with each concho bearing a chanel inlay tribal motif that includes, onyx, turquoise, coral and mother of pearl. Each segment measures 2 3/4" x 2 1/4"; buckle: 3 1/8 x 2 1/4". It is on a 41" leather belt - excellent condition.