Pretty art Moderne sterling silver and rhinestone pin and earrings. This silver set is in fine condition. The pin has two set sapphire rhinestones and each earring is set with one blue sapphire rhinestone. This pin measures 2 1/16" wide and 7/8" high.
This delicate white metal chain is studded with bezel-mounted glass faux amethysts. The faceted glass pieces are securely set; there is no clasp. The necklace hangs 15 1/2 inches (in other words, a total 31 inches end to end).
A vintage 1930s triple strand graduated gold plated brass ball necklace. This 16" necklace has balls ranging from 1/8" to 1/4" and it has a fancy box clasp; it is unsigned and it is in excellent original condition with no dents, bends, corrosion, losses, damage or repairs. All items are thoroughly and conservatively graded and all condition issues are noted; all items are secondhand and may have slight signs of gentle use. Surface shipping to the continental U.S...
A pair of Chinese jade gilt silver wirework earrings from the 1920s-30s. They have genuine Chinese jade cabochon stones and these 1" x 13/16" jadite or jadeite screw-back earrings are stamped STERLING on the closures, they have gilding over the fine silver wirework and they are in the original silk lined and trimmed box bottom (top missing, some damage to box). The top of the earrings are low grade silver, and the earring screw backs are sterling...
A fine vintage 14K yellow gold, opal and diamond ring, c.1970. The ring has a fiery white opal, richly colored with greens and reds, prong set and flanked by two diamonds. It is marked 14K 585. The ring measures 3/8" by 3/4" and is a size 5 3/4". Excellent condition.
This colorful Alice Caviness peacock pin has gorgeous sterling silver openwork with enamel tail feather in bermuda blue, solft green and gold. The neck feathers are bright green with blue eyes and red crown. This peacock pin is hallmarked "Alice Caviness and Sterling Germany. This peacock is 1 3/8" square.
An impressive vintage late 1930s sterling silver coat pin in the form of three bundled daisy-like flowers with gilt centers. This 4-5/8" x 2-7/8" brooch is stamped STERLING SILVER, it has a simple c-clasp holding a 2-1/2" pin, and it weighs 26.7 grams. This item is in excellent original condition with no dents, bends, corrosion, losses, damage or repairs...
A fine pair of signed Mexican sterling silver screw-back earrings by Los Ballesteros c1950s. These 1" x 5/8" earrings are stamped HECHO EN MEXICO 925 plus the Ballesteros mark, they weigh 9.2 grams, and they are in excellent original condition with no dents, bends, corrosion, losses, damage or repairs. All items are thoroughly and conservatively graded and all condition issues are noted; all items are secondhand and may have slight signs of gentle use. Small packet air shipping to the U.S...
Jade is this fall's fashion stone. This eye-catching large cabochon jade stone is high mount prong set in the center of this fashionable vintage gold tone cocktail ring, stamped inside with letters HMS. Ring size is 6 3/4". Stone measures 3/4' x 1/2". Condition is excellent.
Lovely all-original Victorian malachite leaf earrings set in silver. One leaf is variegated and veined; one is solid and darker. See a similar pair in Dawes/Davidov’s “Victorian Jewelry”, page 73. Measure 1 1/4” from top of hook to bottom of leaf. Leaf itself is 3/4”, excluding bail.
Fabulous 19th century cut steel pendant earrings, always so hard to find. Cut steel jewelry was meant to simulate diamonds; the “stones” were faceted polished steel. Each “stone” had a post in the back which was inserted into a metal base to form a multitude of designs. Great all-original condition. Measure 2 3/8” from top of wire to bottom.
This Corocraft sterling vermeil royal key pin is 3" x 1 1/4". It has 3 primary colors of greens,red and blue cabochons rhinestones. This pin usually has a logo attached to the back of the key. Circa 1940.
This Alice Caviness silver tone bracelet 7 3/8" long by 1 1/4" wide. It is hallmarked on the back "Alice Caviness".
This Victorian sterling hinged ivy leaves bangle hand engraved bracelet is 1 1/4" wide. The inside is 2 1/4" x 1 7/8". This bracelet is circa 1870. There are no hallmarks that I can find on this item.
This charming pin, made of .800 silver, is formed as a spray of delicate flowers within a wide vertical leaf. The leaf is enhanced with a textured surface. The pin is possibly Russian-made, based on the maker’s mark on the S-clasp; there is an .800 mark on the pin stem as well as what could be an Eastern European import mark. It measures 3 1/8 inches long by 5/8 inch at its widest part.
This fine brooch can also be worn as a pendant. It features a large/bold green chalcedony, Aztec mask, set in decorative sterling silver. The back is marked HECHO EN MEXICO STERLING 925 (with a space then a letter after the 5). It is stamped with the assay mark with 28 in the middle (sometimes used by Bernice Goodspeed). It measures 1 1/2" x 1 1/4" x 3/8". It is in excellent condition. FREE US STANDARD S/H
Rare and beautiful Intertwined Curving X Cuff in 940 silver by Hector Aguilar. It is featured on page 151 of the catalogue from the William Spratling and the Mexican Silver Renaissance Exhibit "MAESTRO DE PLATA" and also on page 19 of the book SILVER MASTERS OF MEXICO by Penny Morrill. She dates the bracelet c. 1940. Measuring 6" around in the inside with a 1 1/4" opening, it is 1 1/2" wide and weighs 97 grams. Fine original condition. Signed as shown. This piece is from the Cambridge,MA...
This is an exceptional 18K rose gold and diamond pendant with an 18K gold chain. It has a total of 2.2 carats of old mine cut, old European cut and rose cut diamonds. The pendant is 5.0 cm in length and 2.0 cm in width. It weighs 6.3 grams. The chain is 19" in length and weighs 5.3 grams. Circa 1910. It is in excellent condition.