All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1960 item #1411129 (stock #191031)
Circa mid-century, this bracelet from Antonio Pineda is a published book-piece design, shown with obsidian cones in Silver Seduction : The Art of Mexican Modernist Antonio Pineda.

It's a heavy solid piece, weighing a staggering 153.1 grams. Executed in 97% silver purity, this is a very seldom seen bracelet which is nothing short of amazing. Looks fabulous on the wrist...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #1410982 (stock #192910)
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This Los Castillo early hallmarked necklace was designed by Margot Van Voorhies when wed to Antonio Castillo. Together they started the shop Los Castillo. This is one of the most stunning designs in the Mexican Silver Renaissance. The length is 18 inches long and a fraction over 1.75 inches tall. The weight is 239 grams being hand made balls in the centers and hand chased swirls to the tops. The end piece of the swirl is repousse giving it a unique depth to the design...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #1410920 (stock #191027)
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Circa 1930's-1940's, this is a spectacular hand-wrought pectoral necklace. Hallmarked simply "Sterling 925", I do believe it to be Mexican in origin. The style and manner are very much in keeping with the work of Geraldo Lopez, Los Castillo, and Alfredo Villasana. This stunning necklace lays perfectly upon the neck. The center portion measures 6" wide, 4" tall. Closed, wearable length is 16". Closure is a "J" hook. Weight is 86.9 grams. In excellent vintage condition...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #1410844 (stock #191026)
A very rarely seen necklace from his first design period, shown on both the Spratling Silver website and as a published book-piece in the Morrill/Berk book "Mexican Silver", here is William Spratling's "Long Amethyst Caviar Necklace". It's a very versatile piece - wear it long in a single strand, double it up, or wear it as a belt. This is an absolutely spectacular necklace. Wear it with the amethyst at the bottom, or on the side...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #1410705
During his long career, Spralting designs included many household items in sterling silver. This vintage sterling and rosewood tea strainer appears to be a bird in flight. Measuring 6" long X 2 3/4" the piece is in beautiful condition. Hallmarked on the reverse. Pictured on
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Period : Pre 1960 item #1410567
A very pretty vintage 18K gold fob charm in the Venetian Etruscan style. The sides of the charm are set with a row of oval cut citrines bordered at the top and bottom with rows of pink tourmaline, moonstone, citrine and amethyst cabochons. Exposed areas of the gold surface are enhanced with ornate twisted rope and rosette decoration. Tested and guaranteed 18K.
  • Origin: Italy, ca...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Cufflinks and Accessories : Gold : Pre 1910 item #1410252
A stunning pair of Art Nouveau 14K gold cufflinks by Carrington, the faces designed as dolphins stylized as sea monsters. The creatures are beautifully designed with detailed scales, fins and gaping mouths. The eyes are set with G/VS1 old mine cut diamonds. The faces are joined by oval connectors sufficiently long to fit through a thick cuff. The backs are stamped with Carrington’s 14K hallmark.
  • Origin: America, ca...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Cufflinks and Accessories : Gold : Pre 1970 item #1410251
A fine pair of 14K gold cufflinks set with high-domed amethyst cabochons by David-Andersen. The amethysts have deep, rich coloring and excellent clarity. David-Andersen is widely known for its enameled silver jewelry, but also made a very limited number of pieces in gold. Each cufflink is stamped “D-A 585”.
  • Origin: Norway, ca...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1960 item #1410150 (stock #191012)
This mid-century set of Etruscan florets necklace and ring is the work of R.D., produced in Cuernavaca Mexico.

Hand-wrought, intricately detailed, heavy and magnificent, the necklace lays perfectly upon the neck. Measures a closed, wearable length of 22 1/2". The front drop is 2". Closes with a tight and secure tongue in box. Ring is adjustable. Domed top is 3/4" wide.

Total weight is 130.6 grams.

Signed and hallmarked R.D...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1960 item #1410031 (stock #191010)
Felipe Martinez was a sculptor, then a stone cutter for Hubert Harmon, before he opened his own taller "Piedra Y Plata" in 1950.

This necklace is a spectacular piece with carved and polished onyx in an edgy modernist design. A very rare necklace in collector quality. Stones are flawless.

Closed, wearable length is just over 16"...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1409931
Great looking sterling modernist design earrings for pierced ears comprised of 3 hand hammered flat circles hung vertically. The circles move freely and are threaded through one piece of twisted wire. Measuring 1 3/4" long, the circles are 3/4" diameter. These are very light and weigh only 5 grams total. They are signed AH Sterling. I am not able to identify the maker. Fun to wear and eye catching.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Art Nouveau : Pre 1910 item #1409929
A wonderful Art Nouveau 14K gold ring in the form of two intertwined snakes surrounding an opal cabochon. The ornately coiled snakes are beautifully detailed. The opal has attractive play-of-color, with a preponderance of green and blue with sparks of red and orange. Tested and guaranteed 14K.

In the 19th century, snakes in jewelry symbolized eternal love. Jeweled snakes became particularly popular after Prince Albert gave Queen Victoria a snake ring for their betrothal, and remained popu...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1950 item #1409921
Bold and striking long sterling earrings designed by Karl Gustav Hansen for Hans Hansen of Denmark. These earrings are from the "Future" line of jewelry manufactured by Hans Hansen between 1932 and 1948. They hang 2 3/4" long, are 1/2" wide at the bottoms and are screw backs. The center piece moves freely and has a slight gold wash. Weighing 16 grams total, they are in fine original condition. Signed as shown.A fabulous Modernist design.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1960 item #1409914
Terrific silver cufflinks with amethyst cones by Taxco Master Antonio Pineda. The bracelet of this design is featured on page 148 of the catalogue to the Antonio Pineda exhibit titled SILVER SEDUCTION. Suitable for a man or woman, these cufflinks are 1/1/4" end to end and weigh 22 grams total. They are in fine original condition. The amethyst cones have nice color, interesting inclusions, and are free of chips or cracks. Both links are hallmarked with the Antonio crown and the eagle 17. GREAT DE...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1940 item #1409878 (stock #190710)
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We have an old block hallmark on this lovely reliquary necklace. Original chain and has the chatelaine still with the piece that the cross hangs from. Length for the chain is 18.5in. The cross is 2.75in. long and just shy of 2.5in. across. The weight is 65 grams of thick silver. Reliquary items were and are important symbols of the day to day life in Mexico. This is a rare one and in excellent condition with no repairs or damage just LOOK AT THAT NECKLACE!
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Edwardian : Pre 1910 item #1409859
Edwardian 14K gold crescent moon pendant necklace set with round sapphires and pearls. The sapphires have a lovely medium blue color with just a hint of violet. The pearls are slightly button-shaped and have very pretty luster. In Victorian and early Edwardian jewelry, the crescent shape symbolized feminine power personified in the moon goddess Selene/Juno. Brides were often given a crescent pin to wear during their honeymoon. Tested and guaranteed 14K.
  • Origin: America, ca. 1900
  • D...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Designer Signed : Pre 1980 item #1409858
An elegant 18K yellow gold ring set with a faceted amethyst by famed mid-century Brazilian designer Haroldo Burle Marx. The sculptural quality of the design is highlighted by the contrast of wire-brushed and polished surfaces surrounding the deep violet amethyst. The interior of the shank is fully signed "Burle Marx 18K" and has Brazilian hallmarks.

Burle Marx worked in Brazil, and his only international boutique was at the Watergate Hotel in Washington, DC. The Brazilian government commi...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #1409680 (stock #14916)
Exquisite Los Ballesteros Mexican silver necklace with geometric links cut out of thick sterling sheet, this piece is adorned with eight faceted, gem quality amethysts. Securely held in place with substantial prongs, the gems are open-backed to take advantage of the sparkle that light bestows to them as it filters through. This is a dressy necklace, elegant and eye-catching, and it has all the characteristics of the best Los Ballesteros jewelry. A pleasure to behold, it is also quite comfortable...