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Oxidized Silver and Tumbaga Necklace by Eduardo Herrera

Catalogue: Artists: Jewelry: Necklaces: Contemporary   item# 1247138

Oxidized Silver and Tumbaga Necklace by Eduardo Herrera
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Stella Rubin Antique Quilts and Decorative Arts
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Dramatic and unusual necklace by Mexican architect turned jeweler, Eduardo Herrera. His architecture background is evident in the construction of this necklace in which the back is as beautiful as the front (see middle thumbnail photo). It is made of oxidized 950 silver (higher quality than the sterling standard) and tumbaga, an ancient technique combining gold and copper. The links are hammered with a matte finish. It measures approximately 17" long but is difficult to measure precisely b ...click for details


Silver and Wood Links Bracelet

Catalogue: Artists: Jewelry: Bracelets: Contemporary   item# 1242469

Silver and Wood Links Bracelet
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Stella Rubin Antique Quilts and Decorative Arts
301-948-4187


$550. 

Bold and unusual sterling silver and wood bracelet by Violante Ulrich and her partner, Jason. Smooth links alternate with hammered ones. The wood rectangles also vary in placement. The bracelet measures 7 1/2" long and 1 9/16" wide. Violante learned silversmithing growing up on the Spratling ranch. The influence of Spratling's work is clear in her designs and choice of materials, giving them a contemporary twist.


Eduardo Herrera Silver Spine Bracelet

Catalogue: Artists: Jewelry: Bracelets: Contemporary   item# 1233975

Eduardo Herrera Silver Spine Bracelet
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Stella Rubin Antique Quilts and Decorative Arts
301-948-4187


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Eduardo Herrera's architecture background is evident in the design and execution of his jewelry. This beautifully conceived wide silver bracelet has links that look something like a spine and move like one. The links are 2 1/4" wide and are overlapped with links of a different shape going down the center. All are hammered 950 silver, higher purity than the sterling standard. It measures 7 1/8" wearable length. Herrera's work is on exhibit at the Museo Franz Mayer in Mexico City ...click for details


Agnes Seebass Silver Squares Necklace

Catalogue: Artists: Jewelry: Necklaces: Contemporary   item# 1231753

Agnes Seebass Silver Squares Necklace
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Stella Rubin Antique Quilts and Decorative Arts
301-948-4187


$450. 

Domed and textured squares make for a beautiful necklace by Agnes Seebass. Each square is 3/4" to a side. The length of the necklace is 17". It is striking and comfortable to wear.


Oxidized Silver "Seaweed" Necklace

Catalogue: Artists: Jewelry: Necklaces: Contemporary   item# 1230250

Oxidized Silver "Seaweed" Necklace
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Stella Rubin Antique Quilts and Decorative Arts
301-948-4187


$2600. 

Absolutely stunning, unusual necklace by Mexican architect turned jeweler, Eduardo Herrera. Hammered, undulating links of 950 silver (higher silver purity than sterling) have been darkened to create a very dramatic effect. Herrera's work is currently on exhibit at the Franz Mayer Museum in Mexico City. The necklace is 18" long; 2 1/2" at its widest.


Sterling Silver Scales Bracelet

Catalogue: Artists: Jewelry: Bracelets: Contemporary   item# 1226881

Sterling Silver Scales Bracelet
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Stella Rubin Antique Quilts and Decorative Arts
301-948-4187


$625. 

Unusual silver bracelet of overlapping discs. Each is slightly longer than a half circle. The links move well creating a piece that both looks terrific and feels good to the touch. Designed by Manuel Porcayo under the name Hecho a Mano (Made by Hand). It weighs a substantial 139 grams. Links are 5/8" wide.


Silver and Copper Necklace with Rose Quartz

Catalogue: Artists: Jewelry: Necklaces: Contemporary   item# 1218006

Silver and Copper Necklace with Rose Quartz
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Stella Rubin Antique Quilts and Decorative Arts
301-948-4187


$750. 

Handmade silver and copper box links necklace interspersed with balls of rose quartz. Designed by Violante Ulrich in Mexico. Violante's father purchased the Spratling ranch after Spratling's death. She grew up surrounded by the designs and craftsman of the Mexican silver master. The necklace measures 27" wearable length. Links are 5/16" wide.


Wolmar Castillo Silver Bowl with Mexican Jade

Catalogue: Artists: Metalwork: Contemporary   item# 1207545

Wolmar Castillo Silver Bowl with Mexican Jade
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Stella Rubin Antique Quilts and Decorative Arts
301-948-4187


$395. 

Beautifully designed silver plate bowl by Wolmar Castillo, son of the Los Castillos silversmith family of Taxco, Mexico. The bowl combines contemporary design with discs of ancient Mexican jade. The three feet of the bowl are each 1 7/8" in diameter. The bowl is 6" in diameter and 3 1/2" tall.


Agnes Seebass Silver Necklace

Catalogue: Artists: Jewelry: Contemporary   item# 1205350

Agnes Seebass Silver Necklace
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Stella Rubin Antique Quilts and Decorative Arts
301-948-4187


$395. 

This pendant necklace is an unusual design for jeweler, Agnes Seebass. Fine silver wires are intricately woven and inset in a sterling frame. The design is simultaneously strong and delicate. The pendant is hung on a steel cable that is also delicate in width but strong as steel. The pendant measures 1 11/16" wide and 1 5/8" tall.


Agnes Seebass Silver Necklace

Catalogue: Artists: Jewelry: Contemporary   item# 1204645

Agnes Seebass Silver Necklace
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Stella Rubin Antique Quilts and Decorative Arts
301-948-4187


$295. 

Choker necklace by Agnes Seebass in which she combines one of her favorite convex links with her other favorite of an ancient Mexican jade bead. Links measure 1 1/3" long. A fresh combination of young and old.

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