An intricate, sterling silver brooch depicting a peacock, by noted Arts and Crafts Jeweler, Doris Cliff. This large brooch measures 3 1/4" across and 2 3/4" down. Signed Doris Cliff Hand Wrought, also marked Sterling. Very nice condition. Has a rollover safety clasp that holds tightly. Wonderful hammering and warm patina.
An interesting hand made cross pendant and chain, signed by the artisan, Lewis Clark. Cross has what looks like turquoise, lapis and a pink quartz inlay, with a pearl at the intersection. Chain is lightly hammered and very detailed. Hook closure. Cross also marked Sterling on the backside. Cross measures 2 3/4" long and 1 1/8" across. Chain measures 18 1/2" long, not counting the 'T' design. In nice condition, could use a little cleaning, but will leave that up to the new owner...
A Mexican Silver bracelet with an Arts and Crafts motif. Looks like links of stylized roses. Measures 8 1/4" long and 3/4" wide. Has box closure which snaps tightly. Marked Silver Mexico on the clasp. Nice vintage condition. Warm patina. Great for a larger wrist. Pre 1948.
A hand made sterling silver stylized flower link bracelet. Four flower links connected by 4 rectangular thick links. Has an Arts and Crafts feel to the design. Measures about 7 1/4" around and 1 1/4" at the widest. Constructed in a curve, so it sits nicely on the wrist and 'fans' out. Hook closure which holds tightly. Unsigned. Very nice condition, with some minor scratches and tarnish. Well made and quality work.
A vintage modernist hammered silver plate and wood handled coffee set. Consists of coffee or tea pot, covered sugar, creamer and tray. Pot measures 8 1/2" tall and 6" at the widest. Creamer is 3 1/2" tall and 4" from handle to spout. Covered sugar measures 3" tall and 2 7/8" across. All have some kind of exotic wood handles. Tray measures 11 3/4" long and 8" wide. Shows wear to the plating on the tray , pot and creamer. Creamer has a very small ding. Great design. Unsigned.
A pair of vintage pierced earrings made of wood with sterling silver inlay in a geometric design. Marked 925 on the top of each earring. Measure 2 1/4" from the top, not counting the fish hook, and 1/4" across. Well made and comfortable to wear.
A vintage modernist necklace of eight hammered brass shields with copper overlay. Signed Lillo who was an Israeli modernist jewelry designer 1960-70s. Measures 20" long and 2" wide. Hook closure. Some tarnish and surface scratches. Great, bold design.
A wonderful early Mexican silver and green stone cabochon brooch. Features two birds, a central green stone cabochon and a large silver teardrop. Measures 3 1/4" across and 2 1/2" long. Has an early 'c' clasp which holds fine. Marked Silver, Made in Mexico, National. Warm patina, some very minor surface scratches. Great classic design.
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.
A wonderful pair of vintage Mexican Silver screw back earrings, accented with copper and amethyst. These dangling earrings measure 2" long and 5/8" at the widest. Marked Mexico Silver on the back of the screw backs which hold tightly. Tear drop shaped amethysts have natural occlusions. Warm patina, nice vintage condition. Pre eagle.
A pair of vintage Mexican modernist clip earrings of Sterling Silver in a bold layered design. Measure approximately 1 1/4" square. Marked TR-80 for Taxco and the artisan's registration number, Mexico and 925 for Sterling Silver. The corners of the top layer curve upward for an interesting 3-D effect. In very nice condition, has some tarnish and minor scratches. One corner has a very small ding. Clips hold tightly. Nice weight and well made.
An interesting necklace and matching pair of pierced earrings made from what looks like sterling silver and shark's teeth. Necklace measures approximately 16" long and the center 'pendant' drops down about 2". Hook closure. Earrings measure 5/8" across and 1" long. Unmarked. Nice work. Great design!
A vintage brooch by noted Danish Silversmith, Carl Ove Frydensberg. This handmade brooch features a warm patina and ten amber(?) beads. Nice attention to detail. Measures 2 1/4" across and 2 1/2" high. Marked COF Sterling Denmark. Has a rollover safety clasp. Very delicate design.
A vintage modernist copper and brass bracelet and matching earrings. Great mid century design. Bracelet measures 7" around and 1 3/4" wide. Closes with a fold over clasp. Has a safety chain. Matching earrings measure 1 1/4" across and have clips that hold tightly. Copper with brass overlay. Well made and bold design.
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.
A wonderful early Mexican Silver hummingbird brooch in a William Spratling design. Marked Hecho en Mexico 925 Sterling on the back. Measures 2" across and 1 3/4" high. Has a safety clasp. Great condition, warm patina and nice quality. Pre eagle.
A beautifully made vintage sterling silver brooch in an Arts and Crafts motif. Measures 1 7/8" across and 1 1/4" tall. Marked Sterling. Looks hand made. Has a rollover clasp that holds tightly. Very nice condition, has some minor tarnish. Quality piece.
An unusual pair of Mexican silver earrings. Made of two curved intertwined cut work pieces of silver with the 'ringer' hanging in the middle. Measure 1 3/4" long and 1 1/4" at the widest. Screw backs hold tightly. Marked BC 900 Hecho in Mexico DF. Catch the light when they move. Nice condition. Remnants of silver polish from a previous owner. Pre Eagle.