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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Arts and Crafts : Pre 1930 item #1308508 (stock #JJ1760)
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$265.00
A vintage hand made Arts and Crafts period hammered brass brooch by Albert Kahlbrandt, (1878-1961), Hamburg, Germany. Measures 1 3/8" long and 1" across. Marked Handarbeit, Kahlbrandt and Hamburg. Has a 'C' clasp that holds securely. Fine work.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1980 item #1277997 (stock #JJ1556)
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$145.00
A great example of Finland Modernist design, a necklace of bronze with a central Tiger's Eye cabochon by Pentti Sarpaneva for Kalevala Koru. Pendant measures 2 1/2" across and 2 1/4" to the top of the bale. Chain measures 26" long. Marked Made in Finland and kk in a circle. Nice condition, one of the rays may be slightly bent. Dark patina contrasts well with the color of the stone.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Pre 1980 item #1340273 (stock #JJ2305)
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$150.00
A large copper and brass cuff bracelet with and Enamel Toro, ( Bull), from Casa Maya. Bull is outlined in brass and filled in with various shades of green enamel. Measures about 6" around with an opening of 1 1/4" and 2 5/8" tall. In very nice condition. A little out of round. Signed Maya Mexico. Looks striking on!
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Arts and Crafts : Pre 1980 item #1328263 (stock #JJ1883)
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$245.00
A studio hand made copper necklace collar with a lapis cabochon set in what looks like sterling silver. Made of three pieces of curved copper connected with rivets in an Arts and Crafts design. Central medallion turns for multiple effects. Hooks on the side. Measures about 16 1/2" around, (hard to be precise due to the curve). Medallion measures 2 1/2" across. Has some minor surface scratches. Not exactly symmetrical, has a hand made quality...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Pre 1950 item #1174378 (stock #JJ644)
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$95.00
A vintage Arts and Crafts acid etched brass brooch with a curled up lizard design. Measures 2 1/2" long and 2 1/4" wide. Has a 'C' clasp that holds tightly. Nice example.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Period : Pre 1940 item #1201897 (stock #JJ922)
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$140.00
An Arts and Crafts period acid etched brass brooch with a central blue cabochon. Measures 2 1/2" long and 2" across. Has a 'C' clasp which holds securely. Has some minor tarnish. Nice organic design.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1970 item #1341333 (stock #JJ2182)
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$195.00
A vintage modernist copper and brass layered brooch by noted Mid Century jeweler, Winifred Mason Chenet who sometimes signed her items chenet d'haiti. This brooch, with layers of textured copper and brass measures 1 5/8" across. Has a rollover safety clasp that holds securely. Winifred Mason Chenet was an African American jeweler who is known to have mentored the modernist jeweler, Art Smith. Her work is unique and well regarded. This brooch is in very nice condition with some minor tarnish...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Pre 1980 item #1340692 (stock #JJ2112)
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$145.00
A fun pair of screw back earrings by Casa Maya with growling dogs in brass and copper with green enamel. Each earring measures 1 3/4" long and 1" across. Signed Maya Mexico on the back of the screw backs. Screw backs hold securely. Copper has a little wear to the patina. Mirror images so look terrific on. Very unusual!
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1960 item #1303264 (stock #JJ1826)
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A striking cuff bracelet by Winifred Mason Chenet, who was an African American woman hand crafting jewelry in Greenwich Village. She reportedly worked with and trained Art Smith, a well respected African American modernist jeweler. This bracelet is made of copper with brass overlays and connections of copper rivets and wire. Measures 5 1/2" around with an opening of 1 3/8" and 1 3/4" wide. Signed with her stylized 'chenet'. Wonderfully hand made work.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1980 item #1289202 (stock #JJ1623)
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$95.00
A pair of bronze clip earrings by Hannu Ikonen of Finland in the iconic Reindeer Moss design. Measure 7/8" across. Clips hold tightly. Nice warm patina.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1970 item #1332233 (stock #JJ2179)
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$975.00
A vintage rare Pal Kepenyes brutalist necklace with 5 Mexican opals and a central dark reddish brown stone at the bottom. Brass with a copper wash. Stamped Pal Kepenyes Mexico twice on the back. Measures about 20" around. Central section measures about 7" across. Hook closure holds securely. Has a bend on the bottom rung. On the other side of the bend it has a partial crack that doesn't go all the way through and is stable...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1980 item #1306644 (stock #JJ1808)
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$165.00
A modernist hand made pendant in bronze or brass with a yellow gemstone held in place by exaggerated prongs. Hammered brass link chain. Hook closure. Pendant measures 3 1/2" long and 1 1/2" across. Chain measures 24" long. Well made, bold design.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1980 item #1311036 (stock #JJ1811)
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$110.00
An interesting hand made ring in either brass or bronze reminiscent of the work of Pal Kepenyes. Measures a size 8. Looks like fingers folded over. Front measures 7/8" square. Looks very nice on. Very organic design.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1980 item #1306763 (stock #JJ1866)
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$145.00
A well constructed copper hand made necklace made up of links that look like climbing vines and leaves. Leaves have a reddish tint. Measures about 20" long and 1 1/2" across. Hook closure. Very nice condition, has some verdigris on the back. Leaves curve so it lays nicely on the neck. Unique design.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1960 item #1335527 (stock #JJ2212)
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$265.00
A modernist pair of dangle earrings by Winifred Mason Chenet. According to published reports Winifred Mason Chenet was an African American woman hand crafting jewelry in Greenwich Village. She worked with and trained Art Smith, a well respected African American modernist jeweler. She believed that each piece should be unique and distinctive. These earrings have a smooth finish on the top and a hammered texture on the bottom. Chenet used some oxidation for an interesting contrast...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1980 item #1310736 (stock #JJ1569)
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$125.00
A vintage hand made brass pendant necklace signed Los Picacobres in an abstract modernist design. Pendant measures 3" long and 2 3/8" across. Chain measures 28" long. Pendant has a texture on the outer piece and is smooth on the circular dangling piece for an interesting contrast. Some tarnish and wild wear to the finish. Wonderful ethnic design.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1980 item #1322462 (stock #JJ1980)
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$95.00
A vintage, modernist brooch with a stylized face in copper with brass trim. Measures 2 3/8" long and 1 7/8" across. Two layers of copper with brass 'hair'. Signed but not legible. Rollover safety clasp holds securely. Copper has a dark patina and there is some tarnish. Very interesting piece.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1970 item #1332016 (stock #JJ2138)
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$125.00
A vintage modernist bronze ring with an abstract design by Sten and Laine Finnfeelings from Finland. Front measures 1" long and 1" across. Ring measures size 7 1/2 currently, but since it is open in the back, it is adjustable. Has a little tarnish. Cool mid century design!