Straightforward and bold huggie earrings in 18 karat gold by Tiffany and Co. They measure 1 1/8" long and 3/4" wide. They make a wonderful statement with no fuss. Perf3ct to wear all the time. Clip backs; made circa 1980's. Excellent condition.
Sporty and sophisticated 18 karat gold and lapis lazuli earrings by David Webb. The oval stones are ribbed throughout. They measure 7/8" wide and 1 1/8" tall. Clip backs; excellent condition. Made circa 1960's.
This Mennonite Lone Star quilt could not be richer in color. The deep green background perfectly sets off the white quilting which is elaborately done with wreaths. The diamond pieces making up the star are smaller than usual adding more waves of color. The orange zig-zag border beautifully repeats colors within the star.
Lebanon County, Pennsylvania origin. 92" square. Unwashed condition with two small smudges and two area of light fading visible in thumbnail photos.
The Oakleaf blocks are so densely packed in this appliqué quilt that they form a secondary pattern of groups of four green leaves. The border, in addition to continuing the leaves, has hearts throughout. The Oakleaf is a traditional pattern but placement of the blocks in this example gives it an abstract quality as well.
The quilt is in pristine, unwashed condition. Pennsylvania origin; circa 1860. Measurements are 74" x 86".
Artisan made 14 karat gold chain with a moonstone pendant. The chain is made with a V to which the pendant is affixed.
The chain measures 16 3/4" long and the pendant an additional 2". Both are signed sv.h. and 585. The fact that it is marked 585 rather than 14 karat is an indication that it is European in origin, probably Danish from the style.
The moonstones are richly colored and measure 9/16" in diameter.
This large "Armadillo" silver belt buckle is one of Hector Aguilar's iconic designs. It has been copied by others but this is an original. Measurements are 2 3/4" tall x 5 1/4" wide. It is currently on a suede strap that is 24 1/4" long but it can easily be put on another belt of any length. The buckle is equally well suited for a man or woman. Excellent condition; circa 1950.
Fashionable sterling silver endless chain necklace with blue enamel inside each concave link. The links are round with oval interiors. It may not be clear from the photos, but each link has enamel on two sides.
Necklace measures 31" long; links are 11/16" wide.
This unusually large turquoise Native American bracelet is surrounded by handsome silver detail. It may have been made for ceremonial use.The triangular turquoise stone measures 2 1/2" tall and 1 3/4" at its widest. There is matrix throughout the stone. In one area, it is filled with resin as there was obviously an indentation. That would not be unusual with a stone as large as this. Made circa 1950's;excellent condition.
Massive Native American cuff bracelet with two triangular turquoise stones. There is beautiful silver work with considerable detail around the stones. The bracelet makes a fabulous fashion statement for either a man or woman. It measures 3 1/8" tall and 3" at its widest. The inner diameter of the cuff is 2 1/2" with a 1 5/8" opening (which can be adjusted).
There is a small chip in the smaller of the two stones. It can probably be polished out but I have had nothing done to ...click for details
This elephant is a large and totally charming Mennonite homemade toy. It is gray cotton flannel with each eye made of two buttons. It is flexible enough to be positioned in any number of adorable poses. Measurements are 12"
from trunk to tail and 11" from top of head to feet. Made circa 1930; Lancaster County, Pennsylvania origin.