The carving in this rich brown resin purse by Maya is accented by warm rust colors with hint of gold, punctuated by tiny sparkling clear rhinestones. Note the sassy silk tassel and the 44" gold plated chain with its faceted beads and crystals. Purse is 6" by 3 1/2" and is 2 1/4" deep.
Maya also makes fabulous jewelry using semi-precious stones and pearls. Some small scale and some large like these 6" long earrings. To see Maya's jewelry go to our HOME PAGE and click on the CONTEMPORARY JEWELRY BUTTON. The work of other designers appears there also.
A charming purse design by Maya. Made of tree resin, it looks as if it is a combination of lizard and snake skin. The color combination is interesting and the resin is accented by copper metal. Note the sassy tassel and the elegant beads on the 44" chain that attaches to the purse. Purse is 6" high, 6 1/4" wide, 2" deep. Tassel is 5 1/2" long.
This is a Dorothy Bauer LIMITED EDITION, number 28/120 and has 28 marked in ink on the base of the tree. It is a superb design with the large navette rhinestones surrounded by small clear rhinestones. All stones are Austrian, prong set, and glisten magnificently. The tree has 23 carat gold plating with a round base so that it may stand alone as a perky decoration when not being worn. The Bauer oval cartouche is on the back...
A lusterous acrylic surface on this sophisticated resin purse by Maya.The design, resembling snake skin, is actually leaf bark from the Philippines. Ornate chain has faceted semi-precious stones and crystals and can be detached and worn as a necklace. Inside of purse is done in a matte black to contrast with the sleek outside surface. Purse is 8" wide, 5" high, 2 3/4" deep. Chin is 44" end to end.
A show-stopper purse to be sure. Maya uses amethysts and vivid rhinestones to accent the carved portions of this resin purse. Note the beautiful 44" chain. Purse is 8" wide, 4" high, and 2" deep.
What a buy! Choose from any signed 3 piece set of hand knotted necklace, earrings and removable pendants:
A)Red rutilated quartz & moss agate;
B)Carnelian & peach aventurine;
C) Chinese writing stone jasper;
and/or D) Brecciated or poppy jasper. The last pendant (D) is hand fabricated hand hammered sterling silver. All signed by this maker...
This Maya purse is molded of tree resin from the Philippines and has the look of python skin, and in blue denim no less. A fun purse to wear with jeans or with the most elegant of outfits. Blue chalcedony, piwa pearls and glass beads along with a silver plated 46" chain enhance this delightful purse. 6" wide, 4 1/2" high and 2 1/2" deep.
This is Maya's luscious plum colored resin purse. Note the lacy carved overlay with its antiqued gold metal adornments, touches of gilt, smoky hematite, square faceted rhinestones, and crystals. Antiqued copper colored metal frame and chain. Purse is 7" wide, 3 3/4" high and 2 1/2" deep. Chain is 44" end to end.
This gorgeous resin handbag by Maya is sculptured wearable art. Oriental in feeling as many Maya purses are, it combines red dyed coral, onyx chips and onyx ovals in both the tassel and the detachable metal chain. The elegant chain can then be worn as a necklace or a belt, and the purse be carried as a clutch. A cloth drawstring bag with Maya's name stamped in gold is provided for storage as it is with all her purses. Measurements are 8 1/4" by 4 1/2" by 2" front to back...
The carving on this Maya purse is exquisite. Especially note the graceful motion of the woman's hand as she supports the child. Purse is 8" wide, 4 1/2" high and 2 1/4" deep. Chain is 42" end to end.
Maya frequently presents an oriental theme in her purses.This one is even more special than most. Under the resin surface is (quoted from Maya) "Special 'Geisha' painting by renowned painter: Art Zamora for Maya as signed." The front, and especially the back, of the purse are heavily carved/molded. The 46" chain features faceted citrine and crystal beads. Purse is 8 1/2" wide 5" high, 2" deep.
An amusing hardcover book published in 2005 by New Holland (UK).The examples given appear to be from the 70's and on....96pp.
THIS ITEM IS NON-RETURNABLE. Authentic Hermes 35cm Birkin Bag in Togo Leather in Indigo, Palladium (silver) Hardware. Great condition, lock and clochette never attached to bag, only visible wear is on corners. Color is a dark, dark navy, appears black in certain light. Purchased 10/2000 from the New York store, Madison Ave, NYC. Comes with lock/clochette, both dustbags, box, ribbon, shopping bag, receipt, everything that came with the bag. Certified payment (cash or check) only...
This beautiful peach colored carved resin purse by Maya has dragonflies, leaves and flowers. Attached to the surface are chunky gilt flowers and butterflies sporting iridescent rhinestones and pearl beads. The 46" gold plated chain has faceted crystals and beads in the same color tones. The purse is 8" wide, 4 1/2" high and 2" deep.
This is a ceramic figure of kajika ( one kind of rock fish ), which lives in clear rivers in Japan. It has strong impact and very appealing. Nagase Wataru is a contemporary pottery artist, born in Yamagata prefecture ( 1977~ )and finished graduate school at Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music in 2002. He won many prizes and lives in Nagasaki now. His main works are creatures in the ocean and the river. In excellent condition...
Maya began creating purses in 1985. Beautiful from the start, her purses have become more intricate and glamorous with each passing year. This purse is from her latest collection and shows butterfly, flower and dragonfly designs imbedded in the resin body of the purse. The surface displays hand carved flowers and a lovely dragonfly. 6" wide, 5 1/4" high and 2 1/2" front to back. The chain is antiqued metal with semi-precious stones and it 45 1/2" long.
Authentic Salvatore Ferragamo black patent leather T strap sandals with 3/8 inch heels, size 9.5M. Excellent used condition, barely worn. Comes with box. I also have listed another pair of Ferragamo black paten leather sandals (see last photo).
A magnificent vase by Wedgwood, the world renown British manufacturer of fine porcelain. This particular piece is decorated with a golden bird resting on vine (back and front); it is inspired by a 18th century plaque made by Wedgwood modeller William Hackwood (c...
Mashiko-yaki plate with modern pattern in green and brown glaze. Made by Okamoto Yoshihisa, a craftsman in Mashiko in Tochigi prefecture, north of Kanto district. In excellent condition. Contemporary. 25.5cm x 22cm x 1.5cm
Ceramic Italian,Amalfi area,Hand Thrown
Pair of hand painted Herend porcelain natural finish ducks. In excellent condition, they measure about 4.5" high.
One of the most amazing hand-painted limited edition sculptures by Lladro. It is part of the High Porcelain collection by the world renown Spanish porcelain maker.
The sculpture, inspired by Greek mythology, is made in sublime details and colored with a palette of rich colors including gold and several shades of blue. It is a creation of famous Lladro artist Francisco Polope.
This particular piece numbered 77 (out of 250) was never taken out of the box by its former owner...
These are terrific earrings for pierced ears. Each one is 2 1/2" long and there are two sizes of hearts and one unfoiled clear stone at the top. The edges of the hearts are faceted for extra sparkle. The metal is gold toned. The earrings are in very good condition and they are not marked.
Rich Ao+ glazed porcelain teabowl with a thick slip hakeme surface and near gosu blue hue.
Porcelain and glazes
5.25" x 4.25"
Decorative, functional and food safe
An exceptional vase by Wedgwood, the world renown manufacturer of fine porcelain pieces...
A fascinating vase by Rosenthal, the world renown German manufacturer of fine porcelain.
This particular piece, with intriguing geometrical patterns and a leather-like texture is part of the Versace collection giftware.
The vase is in excellent condition and comes in the original Rosenthal box.
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Size 21 x 31 cm (8.4 x 12.4 in)
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Beautiful pottery three lucky lucky toad with gold coins, it is Feng Shiu related object, it is believed to draw good luck from all directions. It's color changes when pour hot water on it back, it is magically amazing.
Mashiko-ware kyusu (side-handled teapot), new. A finely crafted artisan ware in the tradition of Mashiko folk pottery. The orange-brown "kaki" glaze is a staple of traditional Mashiko ware that is used infrequently these days. It is made from the locally mined Oya stone. Drips of Mashiko-guro (Mashiko black) adorn the shoulders of the pot. Volume is 3 cups/750ml. H.4.5"(11.5cm) x W.7.5"(19cm.)
The town of Mashiko is located about 70 miles northwest of Tokyo, in Tochigi Prefecture...
Fantastic resin purse by Maya. Leather side pieces, semi-precious stones and piwa pearls. 6 1/2" wide, 4" high, 2 3/8" deep, 44" chain end to end.
An early pair of vintage Mexican silver and turquoise chandelier earrings from the Mazahua people. This wonderful pair were part of my personal collection. Many years ago, while living in Mexico, I worked with the Mazahua silversmiths to create a line of jewelry. This pair of earrings were made for me by one of the artisans. They are lovely, longer, worked by hand using time honored silversmith traditions of the region. As you can see, the doves are in the style of the earlier, more cherubic do...
This is a plate with hand-painting of kajika ( one kind of rock fish ) made by Nagase Wataru, who is a contemporary pottery artist, born in Yamagata prefecture ( 1977~ ) and finished the graduate school at Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music in 2002. He won many prizes and lives in Nagasaki now. His main works are creatures in the ocean and the river. In excellent condition. Diameter: 20.5cm H:4cm
Maya presents a lovely amber colored resin bag (also available in black). Deeply carved design with an oriental feeling. Maya uses semi-precious stones and crystals to adorn this artwork. Purse is 5" wide and 5 1/4" tall and 2" front to back. Chain is 44" end to end and can be worn separately as a belt or necklace, enabling the purse to become a clutch.
Lovely lavender molded and carved tree resin purse which Maya has designed like a garden---trees, flowers, insects and birds in flight, all with glittering accents of lavender and purple rhinestones. Both front and back are highly decorated. Note the semi-precious stones and crystals on the detachable silver chain. purse is 7 1/4" wide, 4 1/2" high and 1 1/2" deep. Chain is 44" end to end. Maya name plate is on the back of the purse.
Ornate copper wire pattern with crystals and stones adorn Maya's translucent purse. 6" wide, 4 1/2" high, 2" deep, chain 44" end to end.
Authentic Salvatore Ferragamo black patent leather sandals with ankle straps, buckle closure, 2.75 inch heels, size 10M. Great used condition. Comes with box. I also am listing another pair of black patent leather sandals by Ferragamo (see last photo).