An early Mexican silver large bracelet with intertwined bands ending in small spheres. Marked with the makers initials, Hecho en Mexico and something else that is not legible. Measures about 9" around but can easily be adjusted up or down due to its construction. Slightly out of round, has some tarnish. Looks handmade. Pre eagle.
An unusual large copper, brass and ceramic cuff bracelet from Casa Maya. Depicts a man reclining. His body is outlined in brass and filled in with various shades of green enamel. His head is made from some kind of pottery or ceramic and held in place with a brass headband. Measures about 6" around with an opening of 1 1/4" and 2 3/8" tall. In nice condition, a few tiny areas of missing enamel and the man has a chip on his nose...
A vintage modernist sterling silver brooch and earrings set by Mid Century Jeweler, Jules Brenner. This set, in the shape of starfish, is beautifully made and signed sterling Jules Brenner on all three pieces. Screw back earrings measure 7/8" across and hang 1 1/2". Screw backs work fine. Brooch measures 1 7/8" across and 1 1/2" down and closes with a secure rollover clasp. Very nice condition, light scratches and a little tarnish. Great to have the set. Looks wonderful on!
A vintage sterling silver brooch signed Byron. Organic free form design. Three dimensional with a oval shaped tiger's eye cabochon. Signed byron sterling on the back. Has a rollover safety clasp that holds tightly. Very nice condition. Has a little wear to the black surface and some minor scratches. Well made and great design!
A vintage modernist silver tie bar by Antonio Pineda, Taxco. Measures 2" long and 1/2" wide. Marked with the Antonio crown, Sterling Mexico, Silver,970 and Eagle 17. Heavy silver with three rows alternating with niello. Clip holds tightly. A few nicks to the edges. Great look!
An Interesting Find. A Print of the original design for the Dallas Theater Center, based on earlier Wright work. This was believed to be part of the fundraising effort in the early days (circa 1957) of the building campaign. Measures about 12" by 22 1/4" overall. In its original frame and non-glare glass. Probably quite rare.
A vintage modernist hand made silver bracelet. Textured squares connected by smooth links. Hook closure. Measures 7 1/2" long and 1 1/4" wide. Probably sterling, but unmarked. Nice weight. Great movement.
A sterling silver floral necklace and matching earrings with an Arts and Crafts feel. Necklace measures 14" around and closes tightly with a box clasp. Also has a safety. Marked Sterling on the back of one of the solid flower links. Screw back earrings are 5/8" across and are marked Sterling on the back of the screw backs. Earrings hold tightly. Nice to have the set. Please see the listing for the bracelet that has a similar theme.
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 striking brooch made of Sterling and Copper in a highly stylized face design. Signed MPO, Taxco, Sterling, 925, Mexico. Has a replaced rollover clasp. Measures about 2 3/4" long and 1 3/4" across. New owner might choose to polish. Some surface scratches appropriate to age. Nice weight and well made. Great design! Pre eagle.
A vintage modernist sterling silver ring designed by Bjorn Weckstrom for Lapponia in the 'Shuttle' style. Marked with Lapponia, 925 and scales, Finnish crown, date code H8, and another mark that can't be read. Also has s/s and something else scratched inside. About a size 7. In good condition, has some texture on the surface. Has a few tiny deep scratches. Looks and feels great on.
A vintage Native American, (probably Navajo) silver Bolo tie with leather cord signed with some kind of symbol. Measures 2" long and 1 3/4" across. Leather cord measures about 38" long total. Probably sterling silver. Has silver tips. Clasp holds tightly. Nice condition with just a little tarnish and very minor surface scratches. Very nice quality.
A fabulous modernist bracelet in sterling silver by Kultateollisuus, Ky of Turku Finland. Measures 7 1/2" long and 1" across, great for a larger wrist. Has an intricate very mid century design. Has a slide in pin clasp with a safety catch. Very well made. Marked with the flying hammer for the maker, Crown for Finland, 830H for sterling silver, Finland, and the marks for Turku and 1970. Nice weight and condition, warm patina. Great modernist design.
A vintage modernist sterling silver pendant designed by Toril Bjorg for David Andersen, Norway. Measures 2 5/8" long and 1 7/8" across. Signed David-Andersen, Norway, Sterling, 925S. In very nice condition. May be worn on a ribbon, chain or neck ring. Circa 1970s.
An Original Bed from Frank Lloyd Wright's house for Herbert F. Johnson, "Wingspread". This Oak Bed measures about 77 1/4" by 42" by 13 1/2" and is from the Service Wing. See our other listing for a companion bed from one of the Guest Rooms.
A vintage sterling silver pendant with a central green cabochon. Hand made, the artisan made the stone look like it is floating in the center. Green stone is semi translucent and has some black and brown swirls throughout. Measures 2 1/8" long and 1 3/4" across. Has a large flared bale so will allow for a thicker neck ring. Marked on the bale with possibly 925, but hard to read. Very nice condition, some minor surface scratches. Catches the light when worn.
An artisan made, modernist heavy pendant of silver, (probably sterling) with a pale purplish-blue agate. Thick intersecting curved silver bars and a moveable bale. Unsigned. Areas of contrasting darkened silver for an interesting effect. Measures 2 7/8" across and 1 1/2" high. Very well made. Statement piece.
William Spratling designed Modernist buckle by Sucesores de William Spratling. Signed with Spratling's WS Script mark and 925, surrounded by William Spratling Taxco Mexico and TS -24. Measures 2 1/4" long and 1 5/8" wide. Heavy sterling. Shown with a black belt as an example. Very nice condition. One of his classic designs.