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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1970 item #1196534 (stock #JJ930)
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A vintage brooch by Winfred Mason Chenet who signed her work Chenet D'Haiti. Mason was important in the Modernist Art Jewelry movement in NYC and mentored the renowned Art Smith. This silver metal brooch measures 2 3/4" across and 2 1/2" high. Has an unusual design, mystical or maybe Voodoo inspired. Has a rollover safety clasp. Signed with her stylized chenet d'haiti mark. A very unique item.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Pre 1980 item #1110105 (stock #JJ266)
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$75.00
A very cool handmade bracelet cuff made of brass in the style of Pal Kepenyes. Measures about 5 1/2" around with an opening of 1 1/2". Measures 2 1/4" wide. Nice work and design. Looks great on!
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Arts and Crafts : Pre 1920 item #1250661 (stock #JJ1343)
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$125.00
A copper stick pin by the Chicago firm, Carrence Crafters with an acid etched butterfly design. Signed with the conjoined CCs in a square. Measures 3" long and 3/4" across. Nice warm patina.
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 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 #1251146 (stock #JJ1288)
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$125.00
A vintage copper hand wrought necklace with a large pendant and a central art glass drop. Looks like the work of Rafael Alfandry from Canada, but unsigned. Chain measures a total of 25 1/2" long. Pendant measures 3 1/2" long and 2" across. Nice dark patina. Interesting 'S' shaped links. Pretty teal blue color.
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 : 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 #1119430 (stock #JJ458)
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$145.00
A vintage brass, copper, and onyx belt buckle with original black suede belt sold at Aladar Deutsch jewelry store, Nuevo Laredo. Buckle has layers of copper and brass with a carved onyx head in the center. Marked Mexico on the back. Measures almost 4" long and 2 3/8" wide. In good condition with some surface scratches, and tarnish. Onyx is in very nice condition...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Pre 1960 item #1099671 (stock #JJ296)
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$95.00
A vintage copper and brass mixed metals necklace with a ceramic head. Signed on the back Mexico with a crown. Pendant is made from a brass backing with a copper head and ceramic face. Chain is made from alternating copper and brass links with a box clasp that snaps tightly. Pendant measures 1 3/4" long and 1 3/8 across. Chain measures 23" long. Nice condition. Very unusual 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 1980 item #1102839 (stock #JJ384)
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$245.00
An interesting necklace and earrings set by modernist jeweler, Pericles Haiti. Necklace consists of 16 copper oval links with a three dimensional amoeba design. Measures 16 1/2" long and 3/4" wide. Hook closure. Marked Pericles Haiti on the back. Matching earrings have the amoeba design on the bottom and the same finish on the back as the necklace, but are not signed. Came out of the same estate. Measure 2 1/2" long and 1" across. Screw backs hold tightly, one may have been replaced...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Pre 1980 item #1158526 (stock #jj464)
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A striking Bracelet and Earrings set by Winifred Mason Chenet, who is known to have signed her work chenet d'haiti. According to published reports 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...
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 : 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 #1199095 (stock #JJ917)
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$95.00
An interesting neck ring with a large pendant in a modernist, organic design. Probably handmade hammered brass. Neck ring measures about 17" around. Pendant is 4 1/2" long and 2 1/4" wide. Hook closure. Nicely made. Great design!
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 #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.