Finely, finely woven sterling silver earrings by Angela Cummings. These were made in 1985 before she began working with Tiffany. They measure 3/4" square; excellent condition. Clip backs can be converted to posts.
Beautifully sculpted Caviar earrings by Lagos. They are made of sterling with 18 karat gold pyramids and a central oval amethyst. Clip backs can be converted to posts. Measurements are 3/4" wide and 7/8" tall. Excellent condition; made circa 1990's.
This fine line, streamlined sterling silver belt buckle is totally Betty Cooke. She is known for the light, airy simplicity of her Modernist designs. The buckle measures 2 3/16" wide and 1 5/16" tall. It accommodates a 1" belt. It is sold in the original box with Cooke's signature and her well known lavender tissue. Excellent condition; made circa 1970.
Richly colored sodalite is surrounded by two rows of tiny gold beads in these beautiful earrings by Ilias Lalaounis. They have omega backs; measure 3/4" in diameter. Sold with original leather pouch. Made circa 1980.
Stunning hammered gold necklace by Paloma Picasso for Tiffany. It is 18 karat gold and weighs a substantial 112 grams. The links are 1/2" long and 1/4" wide with a wearable length of 17 1/2". Excellent condition; dated 1989.
This silver and lapis lazuli necklace is classic Betty Cooke - light and airy. It is made of silver tubes and round lapis beads in groups alternating from one to six throughout the 36" length. It is sold in the original Betty Cooke box with her handwritten signature and the purple tissue paper in which she wraps her pieces before lovingly sending them to their new homes. Cooke is 90 years of age and has been well known for her jewelry for some 60 years. This piece is about 25 years old.
This sterling silver an onyx bracelet is a rare and early example of the work of silver master, Antonio Pineda. The hallmark dates between 1949 and 1953 when he used the name Jewels by Antonio. It foreshadows the industrial designs often seen in his work. The construction of this bracelet is especially interesting in that it is hinged on the back in a way that allows the stones to move making it very flexible and easy to wear. Measurements are approximately 7 1/2" long (difficult to measure ...click for details
Wonderfully versatile long sterling silver chain made of hammered circles. They vary in diameter from1 1/8" to 1/2". Total length of the necklace is 40" so it can be worn singly or doubled. In addition, the hook shaped clasp allows it to be attached to any of the circles allowing for adjustment to virtually any length. Probably made in the 1970's.
Wishbone shaped 18 karat gold earrings by American goldsmith, Michael Good. Good is known for his very sculptural work and his ability to twist the metal to create new surfaces. His jewelry is particularly fluid and easy to wear. The earrings measure 2" long and 1" at the widest. Made circa 1990.
Tiffany 18 karat gold earrings centered with a 12 mm mabe pearl. Each pearl is surrounded by a round band of twisted gold and two gold ovals. Measurements are 13/16" wide and 15/16" tall. Omega backs. Dated 1980; sold with original presentation box.