A very cool double cabochon sterling silver ring from noted Danish Silversmith, Niels Erik (NE) From. Has twin cone shaped tiger's eye cabochons on a curled silver band. Marked From 925S. Measures about a size 7, but may be able to be adjusted due to the construction. In very nice condition. Well made, great design!
An interesting pair of Mexican silver dangling earrings by Taxco artisans, Los Castillo in a butterfly shape. The inlay looks like tortoise shell. Measure 1 1/2" long not including the fish hook, and about 1" wide. Signed Los Castillo and the number 14. Fish hooks for pierced ears are marked 925. Some scratches to the inlay on the back sides, may have been done during the making, and some tarnish. Look great on. Catch the light as you move.
An Original Bed from Frank Lloyd Wright's house for Herbert F. Johnson, "Wingspread". This Oak Bed measures about 78" by 37" by 13 1/2" and is from one of the Guest Rooms. See our other listing for a companion (slightly larger) bed from the Service Wing.
A vintage sterling silver mesh choker style necklace with a box clasp. Measures 16" long and 1/2" wide. Marked sterling on the clasp. Nice dark patina. Lays nicely on the neck.
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.
A Fine Set of Four Sterling Silver Serving Pieces from Shreve in San Francisco. Signed as shown and beautifully representing the Arts & Crafts Style. Weighing about 3.7 ounces each. Measure about 6 1/4" long, 4 1/4" wide and 1 3/4" tall. Initial "S' nicely engraved on each. Would like to keep this together, but will consider selling in groups of two. This is for 4 pieces.
A vintage modernist sterling silver and ceramic ring. Marked with the anchor for Hans Myhre, 925S, Norway and Sterling. Measures about a size seven, but can be adjusted. Center section measures 7/8" across. Wonderful condition, looks great on. Mid Century.
An Arts and Crafts sterling silver brooch by the Chicago silver firm, Kalo. Measures approximately 1 1/4" high and 2" long. Marked Hand Wrought Sterling Kalo and 107. Has a rollover safety clasp that holds tightly. Beautiful condition. Nice dark patina.
A vintage modernist sterling silver bracelet consisting of ten concave sterling disks connected by large loops. Measures 7 1/4" long, not counting the hook and 3/4" wide. Hook closure. Marked 925 Made in Finland on the hook. Very nice condition, some very minor surface scratches and a little tarnish. Lays nicely on the wrist.
A vintage sterling silver brooch by American Modernist jeweler, Ronald Hayes Pearson. Three dimensional sterling silver with oxidation and a 7mm pearl. Measures about 2" long and 1" across. In very nice condition with minor surface scratches. Missing the rollover on the clasp, but works well as a 'C' clasp. Very cool mid century design.
A wonderful vintage sterling silver brooch from well known Danish Silversmith, Niels Erik From. This brooch, made in a circular overlapping leaf design, is about 1 1/2" across. Has a rollover safety clasp that holds tightly. Marked Sterling, Denmark, 925S and N. E. From. Nice warm patina. Beautiful design.
A vintage Bookmark by William Spratling made of Sterling Silver depicting a Feathered Serpent. Measures 2" long and 5/8" across. Marked with the Cursive 'WS' used from 1951-56 and an Eagle mark . In nice condition, minor scratches and some light tarnish. Great addition to your collection.
A vintage brooch from the American Studio Modernist jeweler, John Lewis in the shape of a stylized flower. Great hammered texture. Measures 2 1/2" long and 2 5/8" wide. Marked Sterling and with the crossed JL mark of the artist. Has a rollover clasp that holds tightly. Very nice condition, has some minor scratches. Quality piece.
A Fine and Interesting Print from the well regarded New Orleans Artist and Newcomb College Professor, James L. Steg (1922-2001). Frame opening measures about 9" by 11 1/2", overall frame about 14 1/2" by 17". Titled "Flight in Our Time", numbered 8/30 and signed "J. L. Steg '50." Not Sure the method of printing, as Steg was always experimenting with different techniques. Great look.
A funky copper, brass and silver ashtray in the style of Casa Maya, Mexico. This ashtray has the three dimensional design of a face on both sides. Brass with hammered copper and brass wire overlay. Even has a silver tongue sticking out! Measures 5 1/4" across and 3 1/2" tall. Unmarked. Nice condition, remnants of a previous owner's polish and some tarnish. A very unique item!
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Cufflinks and Accessories : Silver : Pre 1980 item #1203780 (stock #J846)
A vintage pair of modernist cufflinks in silver with three oval green cabochons. (Probably sterling.) Have a tiny unreadable hallmark on each toggle. Measure about 3/4" across. Have some tarnish. Great modernist design.
A fun pair of artisan hand made pierced dangling earrings with two hands connected by links in the center. Silver toned metal. Hang down 3 1/2" and measure 1" at the widest. Pierced ear wires look hand made also. Unsigned. Great modernist design!
A vintage modernist Taxco 980 silver bracelet in a Hector Aguilar design. Depicted on page 37 in the book "Silver Masters of Mexico" by Penny Morrill. Measures 7" long and 7/8" across. Marked on the clasp Taxco 980 and a circle around the letter A. Hook closure. Nice weight and well made. Pre eagle.