A striking hammered sterling silver necklace with 12 triangular links and alternating turquoise cabochons. Measures about 17 3/4" long. Lightly hammered. Hook closure. Marked sterling with an arrow on each triangular link. Has some tarnish. Lays nicely on the neck.
A vintage hand made Danish silver and moonstone brooch by Hans Nicolajsen Hansen, who worked in Copenhagen from 1921-37. Signed with his conjoined HNH & Co, Eneret and 830S. Measures 2 1/4" long and 5/8" across. Lightly hammered. 'C' clasp holds tightly. Wonderful example of Danish silversmithing.
Silverman's Selected Antiques
A modernist sterling silver bangle bracelet by Danish silversmith Hans Hansen, who was a jewelry designer for Georg Jensen. This bracelet has a large knot design in the center. Measures about 7 1/2" around. Signed with the script Hans Hansen, 925S and Denmark. Has some minor scratches. Looks and feels great on. Great Scandinavian modern design.
Silverman's Selected Antiques
A sterling silver pendant with a fused glass on clay jewel by noted modernist jeweler, Elsa Freund, (1912-2001). Marked Elsa on the back of the jewel. Pendant measures 1 3/4" long and 1" across. Beautiful sparkling blue iridescent jewel. Sterling chain measures 18" long, has a spring clasp and is marked 925 Italy. Pendant has a little tarnish and there is a little roughness to the edges of the bale. A unique piece of jewelry from a talented artisan.
A vintage modernist sterling silver brooch with a pearl in the shape of an abstract conch shell. Signed Parker Sterling. Measures 1 7/8" long and 1" wide. Has a rollover safety clasp that holds tightly. Interesting flattened surface. Looks like a slice of sterling. Well made, good weight.
A vintage modernist neck ring with a twist in the front that holds a pearlized drop. Signed by the artist, looks like HG and Sterling. Could possibly be by Hans Gehrig, 1929-1989, Montreal, Canada Modernist Studio Jeweler. Looks hand made. Measures approximately 12" around with an opening of 1 ". Does not need to close behind your neck. Drop hangs 2" down and is 7/8" at the widest. Lays really nicely on the neck.
A Fine Watercolor by the Listed Artist, Herman E. Bischoff. Signed "bischoff" lower right and identified at bottom as Mamaroneck, June 3, '55. Measures about 12 1/2" by 17 1/2", overall 16" by 20".
A well done sterling silver brooch depicting a cowboy herding his cattle. Measures 2 1/2" across and 2 1/8" high. Marked Sterling in the back. Has a rollover safety clasp that holds tightly. Great repousse work!
A fabulous stylized sterling silver tall ring with two tiers of orbs held by a 'V' shaped shank. Reminiscent of the work of Modernist Jeweler, Rachel Gera. Measures between a 6 1/2 and 7. Sits 1" above the finger. Has some minor dings and a slight bend in the back. Looks great on!
A wonderful and rare hammered sterling silver brooch by noted Arts and Crafts Pasadena, California Silversmith, Peter Traphagen. Stylized bug design. Marked Traphagen Sterling. Measures 1 3/4" across and 1 3/8" high. Has a rollover safety clasp that holds tightly. In nice condition with little tarnish. An interesting find.
A vintage modernist hand made silver bracelet. Consists of smooth and hammered sterling silver loops with a center art glass amethyst colored cabochon. Measures about 5 1/4" around with an opening of 1". 1 1/2" wide. Can be adjusted slightly. In very nice condition, just a little tarnish. Unmarked. Interesting well made design!
An Arts and Crafts period silver hammered cuff with a reticulated 'M'. Beautiful handiwork. Looks like there's a remnant of a mark behind the 'M', but it is impossible to decipher. Measures 6 1/4" around with a 3/4" opening. 1 3/8" tall. Wonderful condition with some minor surface scratches. Circa 1920s.
A vintage modernist sterling silver and pearl brooch by Antonio Pineda. Measures 2" by 1 1/4". Marked with the Antonio, Taxco crown, 970 and Eagle #17. Very nice condition, with a little tarnish and some minor surface scratches. Has a rollover safety clasp. Great design!
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!
An Arts and Crafts sterling silver pendant by the Art Silver Shop of Chicago. Pendant has a long, oval turquoise cabochon. Pendant measures 2 1/4" long and 5/8" across. Marked on the back with Hand Made, conjoined TASS and Sterling. Chain is 20" long and probably is not original to the pendant. Has a hook closure. Beautifully made. Great example.
A wonderful vintage modernist bracelet by Graziella Laffi with her classic birds in sterling silver and blue enamel. Marked Peru, G. Laffi, 925. Measures 7" long and 1 1/8" wide. Has a box clasp that snaps tightly and a safety chain. Has some tarnish. Great whimsical design.
A sleek modernist sterling silver necklace with solid links and hidden swivels. Measures about 16" long. Signed Rogers Sterling. Clasp has a pinwheel symbol on it. Necklace has some minor scratches and tarnish. Well made. Lays nicely on the neck.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1960 item #1228687 (stock #mm163)
A Sterling Silver Box from the famous Jeweler to the Stars, Paul Flato. Measures about 6 3/8" by 4 3/8" by 1 3/4". We wish we had the history on this unique and rare item.