Graziella Laffi sterling silver cuff links
1 1/16" x 1 1/16"
Sterling top with copper fittings in rear
Marked 925, Laffi, Peru
Very nice vintage condition
Danish modernist sterling silver and faceted smokey quartz ring
Mid 20th century
This bold architectural ring is a size 5 1/2
Weight 16.25 grams
Raises 1/2" above the finger
While the artists' mark is obscured, this ring is definitely well designed by one of the leading Danish artisans of the period
Marked 925s, Denmark, with an illegible artist cypher
Very good vintage condition
This is a very beautiful delicate, feminine necklace with pierced earrings. The necklace is 16 inches long with a spring ring closure and the center drop is 1 inch. The metal is shiny rhodium plated. The earrings are each 3/4 inch long and they are for pierced ears. The necklace is in fine condition with no problems and lays perfectly flat when worn - a real compliment to any outfit. The earrings are delicate with just enough sparkle to compliment the necklace without over powering it.
A very good Art Nouveau man's wedding ring worked in 14K yellow gold. The front of the shank is hand-chased in an ornate scrolling pattern that cradles three old European cut diamonds in bezel settings. The design is elegant, yet not too feminine. The diamonds are very good quality, graded in the setting as G/H color and VS1 clarity. The inside of the shank is engraved "Feb 1st 1918" and is marked for 14K gold.
Origin: America, 1918...
This rare inlaid sterling silver belt buckle was designed & signed circa 1950's by modernist Taxco, Mexico artist Antonio Pineda. The buckle measures 5 1/4" across X 2 1/4" high & weighs 137 grams. The "eclipse" design is inlaid with black onyx and accented with copper wash. The wearable length of the belt with buckle is 32". The leather strap is 29" inches long, 1" high in front & gradually widens to 2" at the back. It can be adjusted up or down as neither side is sewn in place...
A well made sterling silver brooch in an abstract design by Stig & Astrid Gusterman who came to the US from Sweden in the 1950's and started their jewelry business in Denver. Marked Sterling, Denver, and SGr in a square for the Gusterman hallmark. Measures 2" long and 1 1/4" across. Has a rollover safety clasp that holds tightly. In nice condition, has a little tarnish and minor surface scratches. Heavy for size. The Gusterman daughters now carry on the tradition with a store in Santa Fe, NM...
A 14k white gold citrene and diamond Edwardian style bar pin brooch from 1915 1920. This well designed 2-3/8 x 5/16" pin features a faceted citrene stone with an inset 4 point diamond (by gauge). It has a hand tooled foliate design and the stone is claw-set above the setting. It has the original safety clasp, it is stamped 14K on the clasp and it weighs 3.2 grams and it is in excellent condition with no chips, cracks, dents, bends, corrosion, damage or repairs. All condition issues are noted...
A 925 sterling silver rhinestone single row tennis bracelet from the 1970s. This flashy and elegant 7-3/8" long bracelet has individual 1/8" wide links with claw-set white rhinestones and a box clasp with two safety loops. It is marked 925 on the clasp, it weighs 11.3 grams and it is in excellent condition with no chips, cracks, dents, bends, corrosion, damage or repairs...
A molded pink glass cameo gilt brass pin circa 1910. This Edwardian Austro-Hungarian or Czechoslovakian brooch features a high relief maiden cameo in purplish/pink molded glass in a gilded brass setting. This 1-3/4 x 1-3/8" unsigned pin has the original c-clasp and it is in very good condition with no chips, cracks, dents, bends, corrosion, damage or repairs other than the loss of most of the gold plating to the brass surround...
Everett MacDonald modernist sterling silver and pearl shadow box ring
Mid 20th century
Weight - 14.9 grams
Marked sterling, MacDonald
Very good vintage condition with minor age related surface scratches
John Lewis modernist sterling silver pendant necklace
Pendant measures 2 1/8" x 1 3/4"
Chain - 17" long
Weight - 22.5 grams
Marked sterling with artist's cypher on verso
Excellent vintage condition
Henry Steig modernist sterling silver necklace
Should fit a 13 1/2" neck
Jump rings can be added to increase size if needed
Center element measures 6 1/2" x 1 1/2"
Weight - 45 grams
This solid and well crafted necklace is signed Steig, sterling on reverse
Excellent vintage condition
A lovely pair of classic Victorian earrings in the Etruscal Revival style featuring free-hanging drops of rich violetish-blue drops of lapis lazuli. The 15K yellow gold mountings are enhanced with twisted wire and bead decoration. The lapis is of the finest Afghan quality, with even color and only one tiny fleck of pyrite. The wires are marked "15 Ct".
Origin: England, ca. 1860. Condition: excellent, all original. Dimensions: length from top of wire, 1-3/4".
An imposing Victorian butterfly brooch of exceptional quality and grand dimensions, the fore- and hindwings studded with rose cut diamonds set in silver-topped 18K gold and bordered with oval cabochon rubies set in gold. The thorax is formed of a round opal and the abdomen is a large squarish cabochon pink tourmaline. The design is completed with diamond antennae and emerald eyes. The opal has excellent fire with a good deal of orange and green in the flashes of light...
This is an antique Victorian lion's head hinged bangle bracelet. Beautifully rendered in yellow gold plate, this ornate bangle features a large lion's head in front with applied decorations on each side. With its highly-contoured face and wild mane, the lion has lots of character. Two deep red rhinestones form the eyes and a clear, brilliant rhinestone sits in the open mouth, adding sparkle...
This is a charming hummingbird brooch. It is gold toned metal, and the head is covered with sapphire blue rhinestones. It has a red rhinestone eye, and clear rhinestones on one wing. It is very good condition and measures approximately 1.5 inches tall and 1.25 inches wide. It is marked Boucher, as shown.
An Italian 18k yellow gold ring of two daisy flowers. This vintage size 6-1/2 or 6.5 attractive statement band is simple but well made. One daisy is slightly smaller than the other, and the centre of the flowers have a raised and textured finish. It is marked 750 and Italy only, and weighs 4.4 grams...
A 10k green tourmaline 3 stone row ring size 7. This striking 1960s vintage ring is in yellow gold and it features three oval cut emerald green natural tourmaline claw-set stones. The ring measures 1/2 x 5/16" across the stones, it has crosshatched or lightly knurled shoulders and it weighs 3.9 grams. It is marked SIFFARI 10K and it is in very good condition with no chips, cracks, dents, bends, corrosion, damage or repairs other than some minor wear to the edges of the stones. All items are ...