A cool brooch by noted silversmith, Graziella Laffi in the shape of a stylized fish. Measures 1 1/2" long and 1 1/2" tall. In hammered sterling silver with an enamel eye. Marked Peru, G. Laffi, 925 on the back. Has a rollover clasp that holds tightly. In nice condition, has some minor surface scratches and light tarnish. Love the geometric lines!
A vintage sterling silver hand wrought pendant with what looks like a moonstone cabochon. Pendant measures 2" long and 7/8" wide. Chain has a spring clasp marked sterling and measures about 19" around. Very nice condition, dark patina. A well made studio piece.
A vintage sterling silver modernist buckle in a design by Hector Aguilar. Measures 3 1/4" long and 7/8" wide. Marked Plata, 925 and some other mark that we can't make out. Nice condition, has some minor surface scratches and tarnish. Great modernist design.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Georg Jensen : Pre 1970 item #1196447 (stock #JJ927)
A modernist sterling silver brooch #361 by Georg Jensen, designed by Ibe Dahlquist. Measures 1 5/8" long and 1 1/2" wide. Marked Georg Jensen in a dotted oval, 925 S Denmark and style #361. Has a rollover safety clasp that holds tightly. In very nice condition with a little tarnish and some very minor surface scratches. Great modernist design.
A pair of Mexican sterling silver and coral screw back earrings by Matilde Poulat in a rarely seen snail design. Marked with the script MATL which dates it between 1934-48. Measure 1 1/4" high and 1 1/2" across. Screw backs hold tightly. Warm, dark patina. Great work from a master silversmith.
A vintage Modernist sterling silver boomerang bracelet from well known Danish Silversmith, Niels Erik From. This bracelet is about 7" long without the toggle clasp. Marked Sterling, Denmark, 925S and N. E. From. Has some tarnish. Great example of Scandinavian modern design.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Georg Jensen : Pre 1950 item #1118757 (stock #JJ272)
A rare iron with sterling silver inlay lapel pin from Georg Jensen. Has the initials 'ici', Denmark and 1946 on the front and signed on the back with what looks like the Gi mark. Measures 3/4" long and 9/16" across. Has some pitting or roughness to the bottom edge and a few scratches. Also has some wear to the back. Have not been able to determine what organization this was from...
A vintage Mexico sterling silver bracelet with a lapis cabochon. Measures approximately 5 3/4" around and has a 1" opening. 1 1/4" wide. Marked Mexico, 925 for sterling silver and the initials SOZ. Also has eagle #3. Has some minor surface scratches. Interesting design. Lies nicely on the wrist.
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A vintage very large Pal Kepenyes Milagros necklace. Brass with a copper wash on some of the Milagros. Signed Pal Kepenyes in script on the back. Measures about 17" around. Hook closure. Very nice condition. Incredible design!
Water Rats by Frank Meadow Sutcliffe (1853-1941) An Original Carbon Print Photograph signed in pencil by Sutcliffe in its original frame. Matte opening measures about 8" by 6", overall frame about 11 3/4" by 14 3/4". Pencil signed lower right "F.M. Sutcliffe". Important and iconic image.
A striking Brooch by 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. She believed that each piece should be unique and distinctive. This brooch is made of a single piece of copper with one end swirled over the other...
An unusual sterling silver brooch or pendant depicting a Sad Mask or Tragedy. Marked Hecho en Mexico 925 around the initials JE, and Sterling. Measures 2 1/8" long and 1 3/4" wide. Minor surface scratches, slight indent near the eye. Has a rollover safety clasp that holds tightly and also a bale so can be worn on a chain or neck ring. Nice warm patina. Great stylized design. Pre Eagle.
A Fine Pair of Arts & Crafts Bookends from California. Signed Stahler Arts. Albert Stahler (1881-1952) was active in Riverside, California and created the hand wrought Bronze doors for the Mission Inn. These bookends measure about 6 1/2" tall and 5" across. Great look and quite rare.
A wonderful hammered sterling silver neck ring with a large pendant of a fish in mosaics. Has an iridescent eye. Neck ring is approximately 16 1/2" around. Hard to measure due to the curvature of the links. Lightly hammered, very nice work. Pendant measures about 4 1/2" long and 1 1/4" at the widest. Hook closure. Great condition, silver has a warm patina. Vibrant colors. Eye catching piece!
A fabulous stylized sterling silver tall ring with two tiers of orbs held by a 'V' shaped shank. Reminiscent of the work of Modernist Jeweler, Rachel Gera. Measures between a 6 1/2 and 7. Sits 1" above the finger. Has some minor dings and a slight bend in the back. Looks great on!
A wonderful Danish Skonvirke sterling silver brooch signed SJ for S. L. Jacobsen. Jacobsen was a silversmith who collaborated with Evald Nielsen, a well known jewelry designer known for his Skonvirke designs. Measures 2 1/2" long and 2" at the widest. Has two green stone cabochons. Marked 830S SJ 830S on the back. Beautiful Arts and Crafts design. Has an older 'C' clasp. Very nice condition, one minor ding near the edge of the top piece. Quality piece. Beautiful classic Danish design.
A sterling silver hand hammered bangle bracelet by Ed Levin. Flattened on two sides and lightly hammered. Signed copyright Ed Levin and Ster. Measures about 7 3/4" around and 1/2" at the widest. In nice condition, has some minor surface scratches and a small ding on the inside. Looks great on.
A Fine Painting by the Listed Riverside, California Artist, Myrna Elwell (1902-?). The Painting measures about 18" by 18" in its frame of about 24 1/2" by 24 1/2". Signed lower right as shown. A little dirty and some wear to frame, overall quite nice.