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Thank you yet again & again Susan!
Who wrote, '...wear some your jewelry everyday...

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Who wrote, '...they are beautiful...packaging was great...'Cut Shaped Hammered "C" shape Earrings stamped: MIMI DEE HANDMADE STERLING. 8-9mm Faceted Sea Green Aquamarine threaded through each and suspend on earhooks handshaped by Mimi herself for a total of 1 3/4" X 1/2".
All Items : Artists : Lacquer : Pre 1980 item #343311 (stock #L 001)
Design of leafy maple branches in gold and green lacquer on black. Inside black lacquer. The inside of the lid painted in gold lacquer with three fishes ascending water and a rock. Height 2 ¾” (7 cm), diameter 2 7/8” (7,2 cm). Purchased in Japan around 1980. Perfect condition.
In fitted wooden box (tomobako) 4 ¼ x 3 ½ x 3 ½ inches (10,5 x 9 x 9 cm), inscribed at the front ‘Ao-momiji’ (Green maple leaves), large size tea caddy...
All Items : Artists : Lacquer : Pre 1990 item #343317 (stock #L 002)
Red lacquer ground with an all-over design of stylized chrysanthemums (kiku mon) in chinkin technique. Chinkin technique consists of incised lines filled with gold dust. Black lacquer interiors. Signed at bottom in incised characters: SHIGEIO. Wajima chinkin lacquer. Height 2 ¾” (7 cm), diameter 2 3/8” (6,7 cm). Purchased in Japan around 1982. Perfect condition...
All Items : Artists : Lacquer : Pre 1990 item #343570 (stock #L 004)
Tall and slender natsume of cylindrical shape, the deep cover and receptacle meeting at the middle of its height. Plain black lacquer ground, undecorated. Black lacquer interiors. Signed at the bottom with an incised stylized seal mark ZÔHIKO (the character zô means ‘elephant’). Height 3 1/8” (8 cm), diameter 2” (5 cm). Purchased in Japan around 1985...
All Items : Artists : Lacquer : Pre 1980 item #343579 (stock #L 005)
Tea caddy of flat or low shape (hira natsume). Deep brown lacquer ground. Decorated in shades of gold, silver, black and dark brown at one side with reeds growing at a rocky shore, the reverse side with decaying post in waves. The bottom of black lacquer. Black lacquer interiors. Height 2 3/8” (6.2 cm), diameter 3 3/8” (8.5 cm). Purchased in Japan around 1980. Perfect condition...
All Items : Artists : Lacquer : Pre 1980 item #343791 (stock #L 008)
Tea caddy of low, wide shape (hira natsume). The wooden base covered with semi-transparent dark brown lacquer. Decorated in red lacquer with stylized chrysanthemums and grasses with inlaid silver metal dewdrops. The bottom in black lacquer. Black lacquer interiors. Height 2” (5.2 cm), diameter 3 1/8” (8 cm). Purchased in Japan around 1980. Perfect condition...
All Items : Artists : Lacquer : Pre 1990 item #343813 (stock #L 012)
Black lacquer ground, decorated in gold and red lacquer with an all-over design of overlapping Japanese crests, kiku and kiri mon, resembling those seen in the Kôdaiji temple, Kyoto and chrysanthemums. All imperial emblems. Black lacquer interiors, gold lacquer rims. Height 2 7/8” (7.2 cm), diameter 2 5/8” (6.7 cm). Purchased in Japan around 1980. Very slight rubbing, otherwise perfect condition...
All Items : Artists : Lacquer : Pre 1990 item #343817 (stock #L 006)
Glossy red lacquer over wooden base. Red lacquer interiors. Height 3 5/8” (9.2 cm), diameter 3 ½” (8.8 cm). Purchased at HEIANDÔ, Tokyo, ca. 1990. Perfect condition.
In fitted wooden box (tomobako) 4 ¾ x 4 ¼ x 4 ¼ inches (12 x 10.5 x 10.5 cm). Seal imprint HEIANDÔ at front of tomobako.

This piece is located in Europe (EC).

All Items : Artists : Lacquer : Pre 1980 item #343825 (stock #L 011)
Deep red-brown lacquer ground decorated in black lacquer with an all-over design of scattered cherry petals. Black lacquer interiors. Inside the lid decorated with the outline of the Yoshino hills in sprinkled gold powders and applied with scattered tiny gold metal cherry petals. Height 2 7/8” (7.3 cm), diameter 2 5/8” (6.7 cm). Purchased in Japan around 1980. Very slight rubbing, otherwise perfect condition.
In fitted wooden box (tomobako) 4 1/8 x 3 ½ x 3 ½ inches (10.5 x 9 x 9 cm)...
All Items : Artists : Lacquer : Pre 1980 item #344044 (stock #L 017)
Red lacquer ground, engraved with five fan-shaped panels, each depicting flowers of the seasons such as plum, bamboo, orchids, and chrysanthemum. The design outlined in dark silver lacquer. The bottom in black lacquer. Black lacquer interiors. Height 2 7/8” (7.3 cm), 2 7/8” diameter (7.3 cm). Purchased in Japan around 1980. Perfect condition.
In fitted wooden box (tomobako) 4 ¼ x 3 ½ x 3 ½ inches (11 x 9 x 9 cm). Signed YÛHYO and with red seal imprint at one side.

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All Items : Artists : Lacquer : Pre 1990 item #344046 (stock #L 018)
Beige lacquer ground, decorated in gold and red hiramakie lacquer and sprinkled with gold powders with an all-over design of scattered maple leaves on stylized waves. Black lacquer interiors. Black bottom. Unsigned. Height 3” (7.7 cm), diameter 2 7/8” (7.3 cm). Purchased in Japan round 1990. Perfect condition
In wooden box (tomobako) 3 7/8 x 3 ½ x 3 ½ inches (10 x 9 x 9 cm), not matching. The box inscribed, signed and sealed at one side with the name KINSAI.

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All Items : Artists : Lacquer : Pre 1990 item #345258 (stock #L 019)
Glossy black lacquer ground, decorated in shades of red and gold lacquer, gold powders (nashiji, kinpun), crushed blue shell (aogai), and gold foil squares (kirigane) with colourful tsubo-tsubo toys. Bottom and interiors of silver lacquer, rims of gold lacquer. Height 2 ¾” (7.1 cm), diameter 2 5/8” (6.8 cm). Purchased in Japan around 1990. Tiny scratch at top, otherwise perfect condition.
In fitted wooden box (tomobako) 4 1/8 x 3 1/8 x 3 1/8 inches (10.5 x 8 x 8 cm), inscribed at the ...
All Items : Artists : Lacquer : Pre 2000 item #345277 (stock #L 025)
Black lacquer ground, with gold metal mounting. Decorated in gold, red and green hiramakie lacquer with peonies growing from rocks. Signed KOKKÔSAI. Brought out by Pilot. Length 5 ¼ inches (13.3 cm). Purchased in Japan around 1995. Pristine condition.
In fitted wooden box (tomobako), 7 1/8” (L) x 1 5/8” (H) x 2 ½” (W) (18 x 4 x 6.3 cm), placed inside white cardboard box. All leaflets, instructions, etc., and 10 ink cartridges, included.

This piece is located in Europe (EC).

All Items : Artists : Jewelry : Pendants : Contemporary item #348484 (stock #T 1131)
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Who wrote, '...wore...to church today and got compliments...'
Custom made for Candy by and signed MIMI DEE HAND MADE STERLING Pendant with a 20mm Sage Green faceted Labradorite so selected for it's bright Blue Flashes of Feldspar to go with Candy's Blue Eyes. Please see pix for dimensions.
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All Items : Artists : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #351952 (stock #T 1145)
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Thank you yet again Susan!
Who wrote, 'Thank you for the beautiful set...'
For another special PATRON OF STUDIO JEWELRY from this site, this 6 station piece created by and stamped MIMI DEE HAND MADE STERLING on each of the hammered 6 stations with Pink Rhodocrosite per request. 1.1 Oz.
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All Items : Artists : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #351957 (stock #T 1146)
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who wrote, '...beautiful set...so delicate...'
Custom made for another patron of SIGNED STUDIO STERLING JEWELRY. Hammered by and stamped MIMI DEE HAND MADE STERLING, which was hand wrought in a USA Studio with Pink Rhodocrosite. 1 3/4"
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All Items : Artists : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #352212 (stock #T 1147)
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Who wrote, 'beautiful set...'
3rd piece of a Demi Parure stamped MIMI DEE STERLING 17 1/4" choker necklace using pink Rhodocrosites for a patron who prefers SIGNED STUDIO STERLING JEWELRY. Cruise wear or all year wear.
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All Items : Artists : Jewelry : Pendants : Contemporary item #352214 (stock #T 1148)
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Who wrote, '...beautiful set...very nice.'
The 4th piece of the Demi Parure for a patron who prefers SIGNED STUDIO STERLING JEWELRY. Pendant built by and signed: MIMI DEE HAND MADE STERLING in a USA closed Studio . All real, no faux and no duplicates!
All Items : Artists : Jewelry : Pendants : Contemporary item #352228
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A patron who prefers Contemporary Signed Studio Jewelry purchased a pendant stamped: MIMI DEE HAND MADE STERLING, as a gift which she could not part with, thus the request to make 'something similar'. Hope she likes it. The neck collar soon to be hammered
All Items : Artists : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #354605 (stock #T 1182)
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Who wrote, '...mother really liked the pieces you made...She is not easy to please with jewelry, and you did it!'

A Studio Hammered 2 Pc Stamped MIMI DEE HAND MADE STERLING, forged and made for one of this metalwork jewelry maker's newest clients when the patron purchased something like this as a gift, yet could not part with it and instead commissioned another piece using a large Aquamarine gem & 2 small faceted Amethysts.
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All Items : Artists : Jewelry : Pendants : Contemporary item #354884
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Who wrote, '...it is outstanding...it is perfect.'

A Pendant created by and stamped MIMI DEE STERLING silver sculpture holding an 8 X 12 mm tumbled Red Garnet and 2 odd cut Rainbow Moonstones with Bright Blue Flashes for Candy's blue eyes. Just under 2" which includes the hand shaped J hook X 7/8", as she prefers smaller pieces.
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All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Pre 1990 item #355640 (stock #C/P 014)
Wide shape, with grayish rim and beautiful thick, deep red glaze on brown, fine clay. Imprinted near the foot rim with the artist’s seal: RI, partly covered by glaze. Purchased in Japan around 1985. Perfect condition. Diameter 2 ¾” (8.6 cm), height 1 ¼” (3 cm).
In fitted wooden box (tomobako), 2 ½ x 4 x 4 inches (6.2 x 10.2 x 10.2 cm). Inscribed on the lid: dragon blood color, wine cup (gui-nomi), and signed RINAN above a square red seal RINAN.

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All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Pre 1990 item #355650 (stock #C/P 016)
Tall, straight shape, with grayish rim and thick celadon glaze on brown clay with enclosures. Imprinted at the bottom near the foot with the artist’s seal: HIROSHI. Purchased in Japan around 1985. Perfect condition. Height 2” (5 cm), diameter 2 ½” (6.2 cm).
In fitted wooden box (tomobako), 3 ¼ x 3 1/8 x 3 1/8 inches (8.5 x 8 x 8 cm). Inscribed on the lid ‘wine cup’ (gui-nomi), and signed inside the lid: HIROSHI tsukuru (made by HIROSHI) above a square red seal HIROSHI.

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All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Porcelain : Pre 1990 item #358422 (stock #C/P 015)
Tall shape, beautiful white glaze, painted in red, blue, gray, pale yellow and green overglaze enamels with a spray of three flowering roses. Two thin red lines around the foot ring. Signed in red inside the foot rim with the artist’s signature MASASHI. Purchased in Japan around 1985. Height 2” (5.2 cm), diameter approx. 2“ (5 cm). Perfect condition.
In fitted wooden box (tomobako), 2 7/8 x 2 ¾ x 2 ¾” (7.7 x 7.2 x 7.2 cm). Inscribed on the lid nishiki (brocade) gui-nomi (wine cup...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Pre 1990 item #359272 (stock #C/P 022)
Bowl of wide shape, coarse clay (inclusions) with thin grey glaze. Artist’s square seal imprinted near the foot: CHIKUSÔ. Height 1 7/8 inches (4.9 cm), diameter 2 ¼ inches (6 cm). Purchased in Japan, Gifu around 1985. Perfect condition.
In fitted wooden box (tomobako), 3 x 3 ¼ x 3 ¼ inches (7.5 x 8.5 x 8.5 cm). The box inscribed at the front with the name of kiln Shi-hô nobori hatsu-gama, and the word gui-nomi (wine cup) beside the artist’s signature reading HAMADA CHIKUSÔ above a...
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Pre 1990 item #359278 (stock #C/P 023)
Bowl of wide shape, coarse clay (inclusions) with thin grey glaze. Artist’s square seal imprinted near the foot: CHIKUSÔ. Height 1 5/8 inches (4.2 cm), diameter 2 ¼ inches (6 cm). Purchased in Japan around 1985, Gifu. Perfect condition.
In fitted wooden box (tomobako), 3 x 3 ¼ x 3 ¼ inches (7.5 x 8.5 x 8.5 cm). The box inscribed at the front with the name of kiln Shi-hô nobori hatsu-gama, and the word gui-nomi (wine cup) beside the artist’s signature reading HAMADA CHIKUSÔ above a...
All Items : Artists : Metalwork : Contemporary item #369739 (stock #T1228)
Hammered and Made in USA. Art for your table just for the two of you and your nesting syndrome romantic dinner for two. Great bridal gift idea.
SIGNED: Handmade - Mimi Dee - Sterling.
In a USA studio, these indeed were hand hammered resulting in this substantial forged pair of napkin rings without soldering.
Two 7.5 mm Amethysts (the lover's and fidelity gem) were added, yet they can be changed to another gem of your choice. Stones from other lands.
Total weight for both is...
All Items : Artists : Lacquer : Pre 1990 item #373858 (stock #L 044)
Set of five circular red dishes, decorated in black lacquer with the flowers of the seasons. The base of thin but strong cypress wood, the wood-grain visible through of top-layer of red lacquer over a base-coat of black lacquer. Each dish decorated with a black lacquer line- drawing of one of the five seasonal plants (Plum, orchids, pine, bamboo, chrysanthemum.) Each dish signed at the underside with a gold lacquer seal ZÔHIKO. Japan, approx. 1985.
Diameter 4 ¼ in. (11 cm).
Perfect c...
All Items : Artists : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #377624 (stock #T 1250)
All metal is sterling silver and this bracelet is made in USA.
Thank you in advance for collecting artist made jewelry, particularly when it is made by one pair of hands in one studio and never duplicated!
All precious metal completely bench made / worked in the Post Modernist tradition. This abstract hammered sculpture hinged cuff entirely hand fabricated in a USA studio by and signed: Mimi Dee Handmade Sterling. The abstract cat or heart sculpture top hinges. You may wish to hav...
All Items : Artists : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #393478 (stock #T 1285)
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Thank you yet again Susan!
Who called and said, '...it is so beautiful...can't see why people pay for mass produced when they can have an artist made piece...'
For Susan, who owns Several pieces by this artist, another special PATRON OF STUDIO JEWELRY here at www.mimideeartwear.com, this 12 station Choker (Patron's 3rd) Created by and stamped MIMI DEE on each of the hammered 12 stations, while others also marked HANDMADE and or STERLING with Teal Tinted Faceted Cultured Pearls Per Patron's request. 1.1 Oz. Image Design Content Owned by MIMI DEE
All Items : Artists : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #393481 (stock #T 1286)
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Thank you yet again Susan!
Where would one be without one's Patrons!
You won't find this or Any Studio Signed Sterling Silver Metalwork Earring pair/jewelry by and stamped MIMI DEE HANDMADE STERLING in catalogs! Horrors! Never! As each piece is built and hammered by this jewelry artist, unlike designers who have them mass produced for them, lest how could they possibly appear in sooooooo many catalogs? This pair was made just so for a Kind Patron using faceted teal pearls and teal Swarovski crystals.
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All Items : Artists : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #393963 (stock #T 1289)
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Thank you yet again Susan!
Who called and said, '...I am impressed with your design and workmanship...'
Studio Earring Pair Created just for Susan who owns many, many studio signed MIMI DEE HANDMADE STERLING (NOT plated) Jewelry pieces. She provided the Bloodstone & Aventurine semi precious gems for this Jewelry Artist to work with. New Swarovski crystals were added for sparkle.
All Items : Artists : Lacquer : Pre 1990 item #405855 (stock #L 124)
Elegant, functional paper knife, reminiscent of Art Nouveau Style. Smoothly carved wood base, covered with Japanese black and red lacquer (urushi), and applied with cracked eggshell. Reminiscent of Art Nouveau Style.
Length 8 15/16 in. (23 cm), width 5/16 in. (0.8 cm), in gray felt sheath. Around 1985.
Perfect condition, as new.
Charles Gauthier studied Japanese Lacquer Art for three years (1979-1981) at the Kyoto City Academy of Fine Arts, Japan.
Provenance: Private collec...
All Items : Artists : Prints : Pre 2000 item #409151 (stock #EC-4)
Karhu printed these invitations for his shows at the Tolman Collection, the Tokyo gallery which has long represented him and his work. These were done in large numbers, about 800, in the late 1970's and early 1980's. This particular print reads "ue mino washi," An Eagle Doesn't Look [Up] Where There is Nothing," a very Zen-like saying. This image is finely framed and is in good condition. Inside mat Image Size: H.6.5 x W.24", Frame Size: H.9.5 x W.27.375". Clifton Karhu was born in Duluth, ...
All Items : Artists : Prints : Pre 1990 item #409167 (stock #EC-6)
A framed silkscreen print by Japanese artist, Yukio Katsuda. Titled "No. 106" showing a botanical scene of a camellia. Signed and dated, 1977, #25 of an edition of 100. Image Size: H.6.5 x W.8.75", Frame Size: H.11.25 x W.14.25". Yukio Katsuda (born 1941) is a modern printmaker who works in the medium of silkscreen. His major themes are oriented to nature; landscapes, animals, birds, and botanical studies. His images are heavily inked, giving them a rich texture and deeply dimensional appeara...
All Items : Artists : Metalwork : Contemporary item #410158 (stock #T 1321)
99.9% PURE SILVER was used to construct the five stations. In a USA studio this bracelet was fabricated in the hand built studio tradition entirely by and fully signed by this metalwork jewelry maker as: Handmade Mimi Dee - .999 FS.
FS for pure fine silver, which is a much higher content than the best most collectible imported item of same metal. All metalwork here was lovingly fabricated by one American pair of hands.
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