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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Pre 1980 item #1174370 (stock #JJ744)
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$85.00
A pair of vintage clip earrings in an organic brass design with large coral stones. Signed Maches on the back. We've seen this signature along with the mark Mexico on other modernist pieces. Measure 3/4" across and 1" long. In very nice condition, have very little wear and some very minor surface scratches. Clips hold tightly. Great deep red color.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Pre 1980 item #1096153 (stock #M951)
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$90.00
A funky copper, brass and silver ashtray in the style of Casa Maya, Mexico. This ashtray has the three dimensional design of a face on both sides. Brass with hammered copper and brass wire overlay. Even has a silver tongue sticking out! Measures 5 1/4" across and 3 1/2" tall. Unmarked. Nice condition, remnants of a previous owner's polish and some tarnish. A very unique item!
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1980 item #1203383 (stock #JJ889)
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$65.00
A vintage Modernist Artisan Made enamel over copper bracelet. Measures approximately 7 1/2" long and 1 1/8" at the widest. Concave links give an interesting dimension to the design. Links are also curved so the bracelet lays nicely on the wrist. In nice condition, top surface has some minor wear to the edges, underside has some wear. Box clasp holds tightly. Cobalt blue contrasts with the mustard yellow and silver-white enamel. Looks great on!
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Pre 1980 item #1118584 (stock #JJ438)
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$125.00
A vintage brass, copper and enamel bangle bracelet by Casa Maya of Mexico City. This rigid bracelet, in the form of an Aztec serpent measures 8" around and 2" at the widest. It is NOT adjustable, so it would fit someone with a smaller hand and wrist. Must be able to slide into it without bending it. In nice condition, has a few very small chips to the enamel near the serpent's nose and a few flakes on one side and the back...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Pre 1980 item #1173803 (stock #JJ775)
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$95.00
A vintage modernist patinated bronze necklace most likely from Finland. Pendant measures 2" across and 3 3/4" long including the dangles. Chain measures 18" around. Spring closure holds tightly. In very nice condition, wonderful dark patina. Unsigned.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1980 item #1243617 (stock #JJ1285)
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$95.00
A pair of vintage brutalist pewter cuff links by Danish designer, Poul Warmind. Remind us of a moonscape. Measure about 1" across. Three dimensional design. Toggles work fine. Have their original paper labels marked Warmind Pewter Denmark. Very nice condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1960 item #1303264 (stock #JJ1826)
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$599.00
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 #1269956 (stock #JJ1434)
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$80.00
An interesting pair of hand made copper toggle cufflinks depicting stylized African heads. Each measures about 1 1/2" long and 5/8" wide. Since they are hand made, there is some variation in the design. Nice dark patina. Toggles work fine. Fun design.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1970 item #1250674 (stock #JJ1364)
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$145.00
A striking pair of earrings by Winifred Mason Chenet, who is known to have signed her work chenet d'haiti. According to published reports Winifred Mason Chenet 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. She believed that each piece should be unique and distinctive. These earrings are each made of a single piece of copper with one end swirled over the other...
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 : 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 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 1960 item #1282171 (stock #JJ1533)
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$265.00
A striking Brooch by Winifred Mason Chenet, who is known to have signed her work chenet d'haiti. 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. This brooch is made of two overlapping pieces of copper with four edges curled up...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1980 item #1202974 (stock #JJ966)
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$125.00
An interesting handmade brass brooch with a central amber jewel. Measures 4 1/4" long and 2 5/8" across. Has a 'C' clasp which holds tightly. Amber has some roughness to the surface which appears to be original. Great abstract floral design.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1980 item #1232315 (stock #JJ546)
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$95.00
A vintage modernist copper fish buckle with a large green agate cabochon eye. We paired it with a copper neck ring so it could be worn as a necklace. All of the pieces are included so could be used as a buckle if desired. Marked Mexico on the back. Fish measures 4" long and 2 1/4" across. Has raised copper curvy lines for texture. Well made great, fun design.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1980 item #1184156 (stock #J1479)
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$65.00
An unusual vintage modernist hand made ring made of copper and brass. Has an abstract pattern surrounding a crescent moon with a face on it. Ring size is about 7 1/2. Front design measures about 1 1/2" long and 1 1/2" around. Feels very comfortable on. Makes a statement!
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Pre 1980 item #1070624 (stock #J1583)
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$65.00
A funky pair of vintage modernist copper screw back earrings in the form of three dimensional faces. Screw backs are marked Mexico and work fine. Earrings measure 1 1/4" long and 5/8" at the widest. Nice condition, some minor oxidation. Look great on.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Pre 1960 item #1246633 (stock #JJ1314)
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$225.00
An iconic copper, brass and enamel bracelet by Casa Maya Mexico in the much desired Kiss design. This design is pictured on the front of Sandy Hargrove's book, "Maya Jewelry". Bracelet measures 7" around and 1 1/2" wide. Has a drop that hangs 2 1/2" down. Closes securely with a bar sliding between two tubes. Marked with a partial Maya Mexico stamp. Hammered brass and copper with enamel accents. A little bit of wear to the enamel on one of the headresses. Has a little tarnish...