A well made black coral and sterling silver set consisting of cuff links and a tie bar. Cuff links measures 1 1/4" long and 1/2" at the widest. Tie bar measures 2" long and 1/2" wide. Marked Sterling on the toggles and on the back of the tie clip. One cuff link has a little roughness to the edge, but may be original. Very striking.
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A vintage pair of sterling silver screw back earrings with pear shaped lapis dangles. Marked with an early style Eagle 1, the artisan's initials surrounded by an illegible mark. Measure 1 1/2" long and 7/8" across. Screw backs function properly. Have a dark patina. Well made. Pretty deep blue color.
A pair of Modernist, sterling silver, hand made pierced dangle earrings in the shape of stars. Points of the stars are beveled. Measure 1 1/4" across. Have some tarnish. Well made and fun design.
A well made pair of sterling silver round clip earrings. Marked sterling and what looks like a partial letter 'b' signature on the back of each. Measure almost an inch across. Clips hold tightly. Very nice quality and interesting design.
A well crafted sterling silver and amethyst fish brooch. Has a purple amethyst cabochon for his eye. Well hallmarked with Sterling, Hecho en Mexico, 925, Taxco, the artisan's initials LJD, and the style number 2034. Measures 2 3/4" long and 1 1/8" high. Has a rollover safety clasp that holds tightly. Fish appears to be smiling. Great whimsical design.
An abstract modernist sterling silver brooch by Estela Popowski. Depicts a human figure in a climbing position. Figure has oxidization which really makes it stand out against the background. Measures 2" long and 1 5/8" across. Has some minor surface scratches and tarnish. Has a rollover safety clasp that holds tightly. Marked popowski, Sterling, eagle #20, and Hecho en Mexico on the back. Very cool stylized design.
A fine, unusual sterling silver and pearl two layered brooch in an abstract design. Inside layer has a darkened patina. Has three small pearls attached to the inside. Curved three dimensional design. Measures 2 3/8" across and 1" wide. Has a rollover clasp that holds securely. Has a cutout mark on the back that may indicate the maker, but we do not recognize it. Has a little tarnish. Well constructed, interesting design.
A wonderful Mid Century Modern tray with a stylized marlin by Salvador Teran in Brass embellished with brown and blue tiles. Signed on the bottom, Handwrought, Salvador, Hecho en Mexico, 425. Measures 12 3/4" long and 5 3/4" across. Has some tarnish, a few small dings along the lip and a little bit of roughness along the edge. Great mid century look.
A wonderful Mid Century Modern coffee or tea pot by Salvador Teran in Brass embellished with charcoal grey, aqua blue and pearlized white tiles. Signed on the bottom, Handwrought, Salvador, Hecho en Mexico, 414. Measures 9 1/4" tall and about 8" from handle to spout. Has some tarnish and minor surface scratches. High style.
A wonderful Mid Century Modern coffee or tea service complete set by Salvador Teran in Brass embellished with 2 shades of green tiles. Includes serving tray, coffee or tea pot, creamer, and sugar bowl with lid and spoon. Signed on the bottom, Handwrought, Salvador, Hecho en Mexico, 403. Has some tarnish. Creamer has a minor ding. Great to have the entire set. High style.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Georg Jensen : Pre 1980 item #1261632 (stock #JJ1469)
A sterling silver foliate brooch by Alphonse La Paglia who was a designer for Georg Jensen, USA. There is another version of this brooch done for Georg Jensen, USA also marked 126 and both were designed by La Paglia. Measures 2 3/8" long and 1 7/8" wide. Marked International Sterling La Paglia Designed 126. Has a rollover safety clasp that holds securely. Warm patina. Has a little tarnish and a tiny ding on the front leaf. Well made and heavy.
A vintage bracelet from the American Studio Modernist jeweler, John Lewis with hammered interlocking circles of varying sizes. Measures 8 1/4" long and 1" at the widest. Marked Sterling and with the crossed JL mark of the artist. Has a hook clasp that holds tightly. Very nice condition, has some minor scratches and a little tarnish. Quality piece.
A modernist Pre Columbian sterling silver Sun God brooch by Graziella Laffi. Measures 1 1/2" across and 1 5/8" tall. Has a rollover safety clasp that holds tightly. Wonderful condition. Signed Peru, G. Laffi, 925. Great attention to detail!
A vintage brooch by noted Danish Silversmith, Carl Ove Frydensberg in a sleek modernist design. This handmade brooch features a warm patina and an round moonstone cabochon. Measures 2 1/4" across and 3/4" high. Moonstone curves up over a quarter of an inch. Marked COF Sterling Denmark. Has a safety clasp. Some minor surface scratches and a little tarnish. Clean lines, nice architectural design.
A vintage modernist Mexican Sterling Silver and Onyx Masks link bracelet attributed to Fred Davis. Has 6 curved shields alternating with 6 carved stylized onyx masks. Measures approximately 7" long and 3/4" wide. Hook closure. Has a safety chain. Has what appears to be part of a conjoined FD mark. Was acid tested for sterling silver. Has tarnish and surface scratches on the shields. Appears to have some shellac or varnish on the silver...
An outstanding vintage modernist sterling silver bracelet with a very large faceted purple pear shaped prong set stone. Heavy, thick sterling links with a box closure that snaps tightly. Measures about 7" long and 1 7/8" at the widest. Stone is almost 1 7/8" long and 5/8" across. Marked on the back of the closure Mexico, AAR for the artisan's initials, 925 and something else which is illegible. Beautiful purple color. Wonderful condition. Looks and feels amazing on.
A wonderfully made pair of sterling silver clip earrings by Frank Patania, Sr. Measure 3/4" across. Signed with the conjoined FP, Sterling and the Thunderbird hallmark of Frank Patania's Thunderbird Shop. Clips hold tightly. In nice condition, have a little tarnish and minor surface scratches. Classic design from an important silversmith.
A well made unusual sterling silver ring with a pointed faceted amber stone. Measures about a size 7.5. Measures a little over 1" across the front. Measures 5/8" high. Marked on the back of the shank with incised initials MR and 925. Has some tarnish. Great modernist design.