A bold sterling silver piece of repousse work that was one side of a buckle and has been converted to wear as a pendant. Signed Sterling, Lico, Mexico. Measures 3 1/2" long and 3 1/8" at the widest. Can be worn with a chain through the back hooks. In nice condition, has some tarnish and a small ding. Great design. Pre eagle.
A vintage sterling silver brooch in a whimsical Unicorn design. Measures 2 1/2" long and almost 2" across. Marked Sterling, Jeanetta on the back. Has some minor scratches and tarnish. The unicorn is raised which gives it a three dimensional effect. Looks hand made.
An early silver brooch or pendant in the shape of a pinwheel or sun. Nice layered design. Measures 2 1/4" across and 2 1/4" down. Has a safety rollover clasp that holds tightly. Also has a bale so can be worn on a chain or neck ring. Unmarked but sterling or better. Looks hand made. We have not polished it. Probably Mexican and pre eagle.
A well made pair of sterling silver screw back earrings with an overlay of curved thick wire forming stylized roses. Have contrasting backgrounds. Measure 1" at the widest and 1" high. Marked sterling on the sides of the screw backs. Screw backs hold tightly. Thick sterling, well made.
A substantial sterling silver cuff bracelet by the American Modernist, Henry Steig. Measures about 5 1/2" around with an opening of 1 1/2". Also measures 1 1/2" wide. Marked Sterling on one end and Henry Steig on the other end. Has some minor surface scratches and a little tarnish. Great mid century design.
A Vintage Sterling Silver cuff bracelet by Boston Arts and Crafts silversmith, Karl F. Leinonen. Measures approximately 5 1/2" around with a 7/8" opening. About 1 1/4" wide. Marked with the KFL & Son logo, and Sterling. Nicely hammered. In very good condition, some minor surface scratches. Nice patina. Has the initials G.E.R. on the front. Weighs 44 grams.
A pair of inlaid screw back earrings by Los Castillo, in their Onix and Negro line. Measure 1" long and 5/8" across. Marked Onix, Negro, Made in Mexico Sterling, Hecho en Mexico Eagle #, and design #44. In nice condition, some minor scratches and a tiny split at the edge of the onyx,(you have to use a loupe to see it). Screw backs work fine. Great design!
A vintage Mexican silver brooch and earring set inlaid with copper and brass in the shape of fish. Signed Metales Casados and Hecho en Mexico on the back of the brooch and one earring. Brooch measures 2 1/4" long and 1 1/2" wide. Has a safety clasp. Screw back earrings each measure 1 3/8" long and 1" across. Screw backs work fine. New owner may choose to polish. Heavy tarnish in spots. Light surface scratches. There is a little roughness near the fish brooch's mouth...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Georg Jensen : Pre 1950 item #1254784 (stock #JJ1417)
A sterling silver floral brooch by Georg Jensen USA designed by Alphonse Lapaglia. Measures 2 1/4" long and 1 1/2" wide. Marked Georg Jensen, Inc. U.S.A. L.P. Sterling 105. Has a rollover safety clasp that holds securely. Has a little tarnish. Well made and heavy.
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.
An unusual, heavy vintage modernist cuff bracelet made of copper. brass and silver. Signed by the artist, looks like GLK. Can be worn with the point up or down. Measures approximately 5 1/4" around with an opening of 1 1/4". Cuff measures 1 3/4" at the widest. Large center piece measures 3" across and 2" tall. Feels great on the wrist. Makes a statement!
A wonderful pair of vintage Taxco earrings by Victoria ~ Ana Maria Nunez de Brilanti in her 'Shadowbox' design. Measure 1/2" by 3/4". Marked on one earring Victoria, Taxco, Mexico, Sterling and Style #53 and Eagle #12 on the other. In good condition, the back of one earring has some minor dents. Screwbacks work fine. Circa 1948-53.
A Fine Work by the Colorado Artist, Irvin Burkee (1918-2007). Burkee studied at the Art Institute of Chicago and was a noted Painter, Sculptor, Metalsmith, Jewelry Maker and Teacher. This work measures about 12 1/4" by 24", overall frame about 18" by 30". Signed upper right "I Burkee" and dated "68". Great look.
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.
A sterling silver brooch in a classic Arts and Crafts design. Depicts two birds surrounding a vase with a tall flower. Measures 1 7/8" across and 1 1/2" tall. Has a rollover clasp that holds tightly. Marked Sterling. Very nice condition with minor tarnish. Well made. Looks wonderful on a dark fabric background.
A Fine Watercolor by the Listed French Artist, Jean Claude Imbert (1919-1993). Measures about 13 1/2" by 30", overall frame about 16 1/4" by 32 1/2".
A pair of vintage modernist sterling silver earrings by the well known modernist jeweler, Henry Steig. Abstract sterling shape with an overlay of heavy sterling wire and green cabochons. Great dark patina. Clips hold tightly. Measure about 1 1/4" long and 3/4" across. Marked Steig Sterling on the backs and Sterling with a patent number on the clips. One of the green stones has a scratch near the edge. Well made. Wonderful organic design.
An interesting Neck Ring with a large suspended pendant. Not sure what the silver toned metal is. Hand made and decorated with a hammered finish. Has a central 1" in diameter green stone or art glass cabochon. Neck ring measures about 12" around, with a 2" opening. Flexible so can bend a little when put on. Measures 5/8" wide. Pendant is 3" across. Has the artisan's initials 'ML' on the back of the pendant. In good condition. Great design!