Antique Quilts: From Stella Rubin Antiques, Quilt expert and author
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pendants : Pre 1990 item #1341118
Stella Rubin Antique Quilts and Decorative Arts
$785
Medium size Elsa Peretti for Tiffany iconic open heart pendant. It measures 13/16" tall. Perfect on either a gold chain or velvet cord. Made in Spain; circa 1990.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Pre 1990 item #1309118
Stella Rubin Antique Quilts and Decorative Arts
$285
Surely, these Modernist sterling silver earrings are the largest I've seen. They measure 2" in diameter. Fortunately, they are light weight enough to be very comfortable to wear. The center circle is slightly domed. Clip backs can easily be changed to posts. Signed ZINA.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Pre 1990 item #1257589
Stella Rubin Antique Quilts and Decorative Arts
$395
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.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Contemporary item #1256111
Stella Rubin Antique Quilts and Decorative Arts
$675
This long sterling silver and rosewood chain necklace is striking and versatile. It measures 47" in length. It does not have a clasp but is long enough to be doubled over the head. The large links are 1 1/8" x 15/16". Made by hand; designed by Maria Belen.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1251327
Stella Rubin Antique Quilts and Decorative Arts
$595
This graduated silver beads necklace is centered with a huge, fabulous ball of a roped silver design interspersed with oval onyx stones. The center ball measures 1 1/2" in diameter. The necklace is 20" wearable length. Beads can easily be removed from the ends if one wanted to shorten it. Strung on a silver chain. Both the interior chain and all of the balls are all handmade.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Rings : Pre 1990 item #1247439
Stella Rubin Antique Quilts and Decorative Arts
$215
Artist made silver ring of a convex circle that is oxidized inside the perimeter giving it the appearance of more dimensionality. The circle theme is repeated in stamped designs around the central circle and throughout the shank. The central design measures 7/8" in diameter. The ring is size 5 3/4. Artist signed but not a name with which I am familiar.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Rings : Pre 2000 item #1241921
Stella Rubin Antique Quilts and Decorative Arts
$325
Bold and unusual sterling silver ring rimmed with 14 karat gold. The also has a small gold barrel around a piece of onyx. The central dome shows the hand hammer marks as part of the design. The ring is artist signed, but not a logo with which I am familiar. It is size 9 1/2, perfectly suitable in style for a man or woman. It is about 25 years old; American made.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pendants : Pre 2000 item #1209401
Stella Rubin Antique Quilts and Decorative Arts
$1,075
Striking artisan made silver and amethyst pendant on a handmade chain. The pendant can be removed to wear the chain as a separate necklace or with another pendant. The pendant measures 3 1/16" long. The chain is 19 1/2" in length.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Pre 1990 item #1157012
Stella Rubin Antique Quilts and Decorative Arts
$325.00
Two custom made brooches done in sterling and gold. The pin on the left has 16 gold balls on a matter silver surface. It measures 1 5/8" square. Because it is square, it would look equally good worn on point. The brooch on the right has intentionally irregular edges. The matte gold center square and matte silver around it both have smooth silver frames making for a nice variety of textures. Measures 1 3/4" x 1 5/8".
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1119781
Stella Rubin Antique Quilts and Decorative Arts
$375. .00
These two sterling silver bracelets are set with rough cut cognac quartz stones. The irregular shapes and textures of the stones make for a simultaneously primitive and sophisticated look. They are terrific worn either singly or combined. The length can be adjusted between 7" and 8 1/4". The larger bracelet is approximately 1 1/16" in width; the smaller is 3/4".
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1118974
Stella Rubin Antique Quilts and Decorative Arts
$575
This awesome, one of a kind bracelet is made of two types of stones. The flat stones are labradorite and the cabochon and faceted stones are iolite. They beautifully combine blues, grays and purples. The bracelet is heavily silver plated. It is 2" wide and adjustable in length from 7 1/4" to 8 1/2".
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1118514
Stella Rubin Antique Quilts and Decorative Arts
$550
This richly colored bracelet is full of texture, both from the stones and the silver. The rough cut of the ruby and cognac quartz stones creates wonderful uneven surfaces. The silver has a brushed matte finish. A toggle clasp can fit in three different loops, giving lots of size flexibility. The bracelet is 1 1/2" wide and can range in length from 7" to 8 1/2".
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1087052
Stella Rubin Antique Quilts and Decorative Arts
$265.00
Sterling silver ribbed bracelets with hinge openings. One bracelet consists of 13 bands of silver; the wider has 15. They measure 1 inch and 7/8" in diameter. They are oval in shape with an inner diameter of 2 1/4" fitting a small to medium wrist. Signed Alicia and Mexico.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1038522
Stella Rubin Antique Quilts and Decorative Arts
$450
Substantial weight sterling silver cuff bracelet designed by Hecho a Mano in Mexico. Oxidized, incised lines are adorned with silver dots at each of the intersections. Measures 1 1/4"wide.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pendants : Contemporary item #1038515
Stella Rubin Antique Quilts and Decorative Arts
$285
Rectangular sterling silver pendant with three bars of eighteen karat gold and a citrine stone set in a gold bezel. Measures 1" x 1 3/8". Same maker as circular pendant item # 1035050.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1038374
Stella Rubin Antique Quilts and Decorative Arts
$450
Unusual silver bracelet by Mexican designer, Violante Ulrich. The three dimensionality of the rectangular links is heightened by oxidation to blacken the interiors. Each link measures 1" x 5/8". Violante grew up on the Spratling Ranch where she was trained in silversmithing since childhood.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pendants : Contemporary item #1038356
Stella Rubin Antique Quilts and Decorative Arts
$225
Sterling silver pendant with translucent picture agate stones. Measures 1 3/4" to a side. Strung on 20" satin cord with handmade silver clasp. Made by same jeweler as Item #1034911.
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pendants : Contemporary item #1035050
Stella Rubin Antique Quilts and Decorative Arts
$285
Handmade sterling silver pendant with raised circles of eighteen karat gold and silver. The two stones are most likely peridot and blue topaz. Measures 1 1/4" in diameter. Hung on a 17" sterling chain.