Voluptuous women hold up the bowls of these six unusual champagne coupes or sherbert cups. Thumbnail images indicate how perfectly formed they are in the round. The women are made of copper; the bowls and bases are sterling silver. Needless to say, the stems feel good in the hand. Measure 5 1/2" tall. Very good condition.
Wonderful, early ring by Mexican designer Matilde Poulat who worked under the name Matl. The ring beautifully combines amethyst with turquoise, as is often seen in her work. In addition, she utilized the entire sides and shank as part of the ornate silver design. The ring is size 7 1/2; made in the 1950's.
This traditional design by Matilde Poulat (who designed under the name Matl) has the unusual benefit of being both a pendant and a brooch. It combines turquoise and coral, as her work often did. Measurements are 2 1/2" long and 1 1/2" wide; condition is excellent. Made in Mexico; circa 1950.
Very stylish ebony bracelet inlaid with several sizes of silver dots. Made by silver master, William Spratling in the 1960's. Measures 1 3/8" at its widest. Fits a small/ medium wrist. Another, larger example is also available; please inquire.
This 17" long necklace consists of 19 beautiful banded agate beads. Each is a unique circular pattern in a variety of shades of brown and ivory. Excellent condition; sterling silver clasp. Each bead is 3/4" in diameter.
Unusual, dimensional ring with oxidized silver in the recessed areas, adding to the depth. Top of the ring measures 1 1/16" x 15/16". It is size 6 1/2 but can easily be sized. It is equally suitable for a man or woman. On the outside are the maker's initials - DE. Probably made in the 1980's or 90's.
Interesting silver and enamel earrings by New York jewelry artist, Helen Hosking. Hosking's work has been in museum shows throughout the United States. These triangular earrings are particularly interesting because the enamel looks like inlaid stone. Measurements are 1 1/8" wide and 1 1/16" tall. They are large but light enough to be worn comfortably. Clip backs can be converted to posts; excellent condition.
Rare necklace of sterling and malachite by silver master, William Spratling. This example is especially unusual because of the two colors of stones, giving the effect of fabric turned over and under. It is in excellent condition with the tiny exception of a ding to one of the balls. The chain measures 20" long. Hallmark dates to the 1940's.
Overlapping rectangles of enamel and textured gold make for sporty looking tri-color earrings by Cartier. The smooth finish of the navy and white enamel rectangles works well with the textured gold. Each of the three rectangles has the same finely striated band around it. The earrings are 7/8" tall and 1 1/4" wide. Made in Italy in the 1960's. Omega backs.
Lovely aquamarine and diamond ring set in 18 karat gold by Bulgari. The central stone weighs 2 2.5 carats and is surrounded by interesting stepped sides. The ring is size 6 1/2 but can easily be sized up or down. Condition is excellent.