All Items : Archives : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #463171 (stock #T 1414)
Circa 1945 stamped: "Sterling Mexico", a pre assay era mark. Huge Humorous Ostrich Bird wearing toe shoes & a bow tie figural Silver Pin. 4" plus and so cute! Acquired by a long long time Mimi Dee Artwear - Vintage Jewelry collector. SOLD - no other info available
All Items : Archives : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1960 item #463156 (stock #T 1413)
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Trocadero Auction
TROCADERO AUCTION 2013. 1950s, fully marked signed: Los Castillo Taxco Mexico Assay # 15 and Style # 256. Sterling Green Mosaic or Mozaico Malachite Inlay SB Earrings in Origami Bird motif at just under 1 X 5/8". 3013. SB turnwheels are very secure, all mosaic intact and still unpolished. Won at auction, no info please.
All Items : Archives : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #463102 (stock #T 1412)
Ethnographic Motif Brown Face Blue Enamel Headdress Pin Pendant Brooch Stamped Sterling Mexico, a conjoined JP for Jean Puiforcat or most likely JF for Jose F and assay #3? More than 3" and 'wearing' articulated earrings. Super cross collectible acquired for and by a long time client of Mimi Dee Artwear - Vintage Jewelry. Sold - info, price Not available
All Items : Archives : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Designer Signed : New item #463025 (stock #T 1408)
Thank you Judi and wear this in good health! in 2006 this was collected and appreciated by repeat client. Please search 460012 for similar and available. Real Gems! Knotted and Signed by Mimi Dee, lush natural color Pink Peach Blush 9mm Pearl strand with light green 4mm faceted Sapphires at much much less than mass produced costume 'designer' jewelry. High luster, must see pix and in person to appreciate. Finished w 22K Gold on sterling silver Vermeil at 18 to 19 1/2" extension...
All Items : Archives : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Deco : Pre 1920 item #462844 (stock #T 1407)
Unmarked Edwardian Filigree Ring with an emerald cut yellow stone bezel set in ornate filigree setting. Although not marked, this white metal ring tested at least 14K Gold. Sold. No price or other info available
All Items : Archives : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #462528
Another spectacular piece from Arizona Modernist H. Fred Skaggs that is complimentary to one of the rings currently being offered. This is a bracelet comprised of six sterling silver wired wrapped irregular shaped polished stones - aquamarine, rose quartz, citrine, amethyst, a second rose quartz and peridot. The stones are HUGE, the citrine, being the largest, measures 1 1/2" long and 1 1/4" wide. The bracelet measures 7 1/2" end to end and is 1 1/2" wide at the widest stone...
All Items : Archives : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Contemporary item #462461 (stock #Sorr3LE)
Vivid, sparkling royal blue faceted crystals, faceted copper colored triangular crystals, and various sizes and shapes of clear rhinestones comprise this glorious set by designer Robert Sorrell. The set is very chunky and all stones are prong set. Never have I seen more brilliant stones; they all but glow in the dark. This set is a real treasure by very talented designer. His work is sure to become even more valuable and sought after as time goes by. Inside of the necklace measures 15" around...
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Contemporary item #462196
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Yamane Seigen, born in 1952, is a well known potter from the city of Hagi. Hagi-yaki (Hagi ware) has been made since the end of the 16th century in around that small city in the Yamaguchi prefecture on the Sea of Japan. Around that time, a Korean potter named Li Kyong was brought to Japan by Lord Mori to serve him...
All Items : Archives : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1980 item #462035 (stock #deLil5L82)
Very dramatic and very versitile, this William DeLillo necklace is is a choker, a pendant-necklace, and a brooch (this necessitates prying open the two rings that attach the pendant to the choker) If worn as a pendant-necklace, the pin fastener can be secured to fabric to hold the pendant in place. This ingeneous piece was designed by Robert Clark, former chief designer for Miriam Haskell. This piece was purchased from Mr. Clark and Mr...
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Pre 1910 item #461811 (stock #Q50021016)
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This is a finely potted and enamelled “Over-The-Wall” famille rose Ogee Bowl. It shows three stem of bamboo tree drawn from the exterior of the bowl and then continues into the interior of the bowl with persimmons hanging on to the bamboo plant with the twig crossing over the rim into the interior of the bowl. A little distance away, there is a small butterfly flying towards the persimmons on the outside of the bowl...
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Pre 1492 item #461725 (stock #2038)
A rare blue & white bowl, thinly potted and painted in characteristic tones of under-glaze blue with some "Heaping and Piling" effect, decorated in the centre with branch of Lychee fruit within double circle and to the cavetto with scrolling of Chrysanthemum and Camellia flowers surrounded by Wave pattern around the inner rim. Exterior with petals design below the key fret border around the rim. Ming dynasty 15th century Yongle-Xuande period, founded in Sumatera island...
All Items : Archives : Estate Jewelry : Pre 1960 item #461644 (stock #hask209L84)
Spectacular set designed for Miriam Haskell by Frank Hess. The heavily gold plated work is outstanding with its three dimensional leaf design on the necklace and complimentary flower head design on the earrings. As is typical of Haskell, there are many elements used here: large green glass beads, three different sizes of simulated pearls, and three sizes of clear, prong-set rhinestones. Both the necklace and earrings are thick and very well made...
All Items : Archives : Decorative Art : Metals : Copper : Pre 1920 item #461583 (stock #679)
Excellent Roycroft serving tray with all original Aurora Brown patina. As far as the majority of Roycroft trays go this one is by far the best as far as condition and color, having never been used for its intended purpose. The piece measures 14.5" wide and is marked with the Roycroft orb and cross.
All Items : Archives : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1980 item #461086 (stock #kLane28KE)
Outrageous is truly the word for these Kenneth Lane dangle earrings. All stones are prong set. 4 5/8" long from the top of the clip to the bottom of the middle drop. The dangle itself is 2 1/4" by 2 1/4".
All Items : Archives : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1960 item #461034 (stock #T 1403)
Mexican Graceful leaf & floral pin stamped signed: Sterling Taxco and the script "D G" for Damaso Gallegos who once worked for Hector Aguilar's Taller Borda. 15mm prong set tear drop shape green stone. 2 3/8 X 1 3/8 and in beautiful condition with the appropriate amount of rich darkening in the crevices.
SOLD 06, no price, no info
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Contemporary item #460966
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Wakao Makoto was born in 1959 in the city of Tajimi (current Gifu prefecture), one of Japan’s great ceramic center known for Mino-yaki (Mino ware). He studied industrial design and at 24 was selected for the Asahi Journal Exposition and the exposition of the Japanese Traditional Crafts Association...
All Items : Archives : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #460846
This is the second of 4 pieces I will be listing by Arizona Modernist H. Fred Skaggs who was active in the 1960's. His work is rare and impeccable and he used stones indigenous to Arizona. This is a beautiful handmade setting with a magnificent,large irregular shaped turquoise. The front of the ring measures 3/4" by 3/4". It is a size 6 1/4 but can be sized as it is plain in the back. Fine original condition and signed Sterling Hand Made H. Fred Skaggs. Suitable for a man or woman. Spectacular.
All Items : Archives : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #460831
This is the first of 4 pieces I will be listing by Arizona Modernist H. Fred Skaggs who was active in the 1960's. His work is rare and impeccable and he used stones indigenous to Arizona. This is a magnificent, huge and massive brown and rose quartz sterling wire wrapped ring. Sculptural and 3 dimensional, it is truly " wearable art"...