Rare 1931 Signed Limited Edition Book. Epic Poem on life and times of the early settlers of western Canada by Robert Watson with wood cut illustrations by Walter J. Phillips. Signed by both. Book in fine condition, slipcase shows some wear.
A vintage modernist sterling silver ring with a tall cylindrical smoky quartz stone by Hans Hansen, Denmark. Measures about a size 7. Front measures about 5/8" across and 5/8" high. Band is 3/8" wide. Marked with the conjoined HaH, Denmark and 925S. In nice condition with very minor surface scratches and some minor tarnish. Has a slight bend in the back of the shank. Great example of Scandinavian modernist design.
A very cool tie bar in sterling silver. Measures 2 3/4" long and 1/2" wide. In the style of Georg Jensen, USA. Very nice condition, some minor surface scratches and tarnish. New owner may choose to polish. Unmarked. Nice weight and well made.
A Danish modernist sterling silver boomerang bracelet signed Ulrich, in script, Handmade, and Sterling Silver. Measures 7 1/2" not including the toggle. Has some minor surface scratches and tarnish. Nicely constructed, very comfortable to wear.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Nostalgia : Fashion : Accessories : Pre 2000 item #1254976 (stock #v413)
A vintage CHANEL Tortoise Shell box purse with a gold toned snake chain from 1997. Made in France. Measures 5" across and 4 1/4" tall. Chain measures about 46" around. Has the interlocking CC logo on the top and the Chanel cartouche inside which says Chanel, made in France 97 P. Comes with the original booklet and thank you note from Chanel to the original owner. Has a few very minor scratches. Estate fresh.
A vintage sterling silver brooch by noted Ecuadorian modernist, Joaquin Tinta. This brooch, in the shape of a dove, has a light blue cabochon for an eye and a layered wing. Measures 2 1/8" across and 1 5/8" high. Marked Sterling, Tinta and Ecuador. Has a rollover safety clasp that holds tightly. Has some minor scratches and a little tarnish. Well constructed, nice weight and great design.
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...
A Vintage Sterling Silver cuff bracelet by Arts and Crafts silversmith, William L. De Matteo. Measures approximately 6" around with a 7/8" opening. About 1" wide. Marked with the deM logo, Handwrought, I.G. and Sterling. Nicely hammered. In very good condition, some minor surface scratches. Nice patina. Has the initials B.M.A. in script on the front.
A Fine Painting by the Listed Early Texas Artist, Edna Earl Crocker (1877-1942). Crocker was a student of Julian Onderdonk and exhibited with the San Antonio Artists Guild and the Edgar B. Davis Competition. Measures about 23" by 23", overall frame about 27" by 27". Signed lower right, Crocker has also added something we can not decipher. Label on back "Framed by Bradford Paint Co. Austin, Texas."
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : American : Pottery : Pre 1940 item #1011622 (stock #P509)
A fine urn from Weller Pottery with figural handles. Measures about 7 3/8" across at widest, 4 1/2" tall. Very good condition with no chips, cracks or repairs. Interesting glaze.
An unusual hand made hammered sterling silver necklace with a suspended architectural pendant by Mahri of Massachusetts. Known for one of a kind original designs, this unique necklace measures approximately 14 1/2" around and can be enlarged by the addition of a few links on the back. Pendant drops down about 7 1/2" and ends with a stone encased in sterling. Marked Mahri sterling on the reverse. Well constructed, stunning design. Lays nicely on the neck...
A great pair of vintage modernist sterling silver screw back earrings. Curved solid teardrops with silver wire wrapping around them. Measure almost 2 1/2" long. Nice vintage condition, ding to the ball on one screw back, nice warm patina. Screw backs hold tightly. Marked 925 on each screw back. Look great on! Swing while you walk!
A pair of vintage sterling silver cufflinks by Graziella Laffi depicting a Pre Columbian creature on a contrasting darker hammered background. Measure about 1" across. Marked Peru, G. Laffi, 925. Very nice condition. Lots of detail.
A French Poster that belonged to the actress Greer Garson. This was lent to the College of Santa Fe for exhibition when Garson appeared in the production of Madwoman of Chaillot. On the back Garson has written the information, shown in photo. Measures about 16 1/2" by 23 3/4", frame overall about 17 1/2" by 24 3/4". Appears to be attached to backing. Nice Art Nouveau Style and interesting provenance.
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...
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 hand wrought sterling silver necklace comprised of linked leaves and scrolls. Measures 14 1/2" long, could be lengthened with an extender. Hook closure. The leaves meet in the middle and go in opposite directions. Well made. Lays nicely on the neck.
A hand made sterling silver brooch in a floral Arts and Crafts design. Signed Sterling, Hand Made, M. E. B. Three dimensional. Measures 1 7/8" across. Has a rollover safety clasp which holds tightly. New owner may choose to polish it. Good condition with some minor surface scratches. Nice design and well crafted.