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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1970 item #1250663 (stock #JJ1363)
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$195.00
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 reportedly 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 a single piece of copper with one end swirled over the other...
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 : Pre 1980 item #1249950 (stock #JJ1313)
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$125.00
A vintage necklace with seven different cast brass Noh Masks suspended from a link chain. Has a screw clasp that holds tightly. Measures about 25" long. The length of the masks vary from 1 1/4" to 1 1/2". One has what looks like monkeys on top of the head. One looks like it has horns. Has some tarnish. Very interesting faces.
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 : 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 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 : Pre 1980 item #1099902 (stock #JJ323)
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$45.00
A pair of vintage copper, enamel and brass earrings with ceramic masks in the style of Casa Maya. These screw back earrings measure 1 1/2" long and 1" across. Nice vintage condition, a little wear to the copper. Screw backs work fine. Marked Mexico. Very cool design!
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Pre 1970 item #1092437 (stock #JJ113)
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$125.00
A whimsical set in copper and enamel by Casa Maya asking the question 'Si or No?' Brooch measures 2 1/4" across and has a bale so can be worn as a pendant. Has a rollover safety clasp that closes tightly. Earrings measure 1 7/8" long and 1" across. Screw backs work fine. In very nice condition with some minor scratches to the enamel. Love the hearts on the top of the earrings!
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 #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 : 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 : Pre 1980 item #1096529 (stock #JJ324)
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A classic vintage cuff bracelet signed Maya Mexico. This cuff, in copper, brass and silver is the well known Pre Columbian design of two birds facing each other. Silver and brass overlay on hammered copper. Measures about 6" around with an opening of 1 1/4 and 2 1/2" wide from the tip of the bird's headdress to the brass pieces on the bottom. Nice condition, has some scratches to the surface of the birds. May just be on the lacquer. Heavy and well made. Makes a statement!
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1970 item #1258527 (stock #JJ1345)
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$365.00
A striking bracelet attributed to 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. Pieces with like design and construction have been found with the chenet d'haiti mark...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Pre 1980 item #1151274 (stock #JJ601)
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$95.00
A vintage copper and wood brooch depicting an African silhouette. Measures 2" across and 2 1/2" tall. Top and bottom are wood and center is copper. Very nice condition, great patina. Has a rollover clasp that holds tightly. Great three dimensional design.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Pre 1980 item #1092631 (stock #J1414)
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$85.00
A vintage copper, brass and enamel brooch or pendant in a Pre Columbian Casa Maya design. Measures 2 3/4" across and 3 1/2" long. In very nice condition. Has a rollover clasp that closes tightly. Signed Mexico on the back. Great design.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1980 item #1274450 (stock #JJ1477)
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$95.00
An interesting pair of earrings by modernist jeweler, JB Pericles of Haiti. Small disks overlapping larger textured disks. Marked Pericles Haiti on the back of one and Pericles on the back of the other. Measure 2 1/2" long and 3/4" across. Fish hook backs for pierced ears. One of the hooks is a little bent. Look wonderful on!
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 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...