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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1980 item #1309664 (stock #JJ1896)
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$245.00
A wonderful modernist belt in plated pewter by the noted Canadian jeweler, Gilles (Guy), Vidal. Measure 42" long and 1" wide. Could also be worn as a necklace. Has the GV maker's mark on the hook. Great modernist design.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1960 item #1346495 (stock #JJ2313)
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$225.00
A vintage modernist brooch by noted mid century jeweler, Winifred Mason Chenet. This was done prior to her marriage and before she added the d'Haiti to her mark. Depicts an incised design of some kind of ethnic creature. Measures 1 1/2" long and 3/4" at the widest. Has a rollover clasp that holds securely. Possibly pewter. Has a brushed finish. Interesting example of her earlier work.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Pre 1980 item #1295986 (stock #JJ1720)
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$265.00
A large copper, brass and silver cuff bracelet from Casa Maya with two large stylized birds. Measures about 6" around with an opening of 1 1/4" and 2 1/2" tall. In nice condition, has some minor surface scratches. A little out of round, some wear to the edges and some tarnish. Signed Maya Mexico. Looks striking on!
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1970 item #1290605 (stock #JJ1575)
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$95.00
An interesting modernist layered copper brooch in an abstract 'amoeba' design. Measures 2 1/2" across and 1 3/4" high. Has a rollover safety clasp that holds tightly. Has a slight bend in the center. Cool mid century modern design.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1980 item #1217822 (stock #JJ1096)
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$175.00
A vintage hand made pendant depicting what looks like an abstract woman. Bronze or brass. The head is part of the top link so it moves. Suspended from a brass chain. Pendant measures 4 1/2" long including the top link and 3" at the widest. Chain measures 19" long and has a hook closure. Nice workmanship. Very unique item.
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 : Arts and Crafts : Pre 1930 item #1309656 (stock #JJ1877)
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$95.00
A well made, Arts and Crafts period hand hammered copper brooch with a central poppy from Germany. Marked handgearbeitet on the back. Measures 2 1/4" long and 1 1/2" across. Has a 'C' clasp that holds securely. Has a silver wash on the back. Very nice work.
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 : Arts and Crafts : Pre 1920 item #1344180 (stock #JB150)
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$125.00
A fine example of Arts and Crafts period metalwork, an acid etched brooch with a green marbled agate cabochon. Measures 3 1/8" across and 2" high. Has a 'C' clasp that holds securely. Curved for a three dimensional effect. Nice work, pretty green stone.
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 #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 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 : 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 : Arts and Crafts : Pre 1930 item #1236860 (stock #JJ1245)
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$85.00
An Arts and Crafts bar pin in acid etched brass finish. Measures 2 7/8" across and 1/2" high. 'C' clasp holds tightly. In the style of Forest Craft Guild. Shows a little wear to the finish. Good looking period piece.
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 1970 item #1331769 (stock #JJ2167)
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$135.00
A vintage modernist bronze link bracelet by Pentti Sarpaneva in the Rauma Lace design. Measures about 7" around and 1/2" wide. Has a box push in closure which holds securely and a safety chain. Marked P. Sarpaneva on the back of the clasp. Fine condition, warm patina. 1960's.
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 : 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!