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similar to WHIMSICAL Vintage 1940s Carved & Painted Friendly Fish Brooch PIN

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Unsigned : Pre 1950 item #1453847 (stock #000234)
California Dreaming
$71.25
Listed Price $95.00
For sale here is a WHIMSICAL vintage 1940s handmade carved and painted wood Friendly Fish brooch pin. So cute it's gonna make you smile every time you wear it! Measures 1-1/2" by 1-1/4". Unmarked as expected. Excellent vintage condition with just fine light wear as shown - please view the photos, read the description, and ask all questions prior to purchase. I am open to reasonable offers from serious buyers.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Unsigned : Pre 1950 item #1453845 (stock #000232)
California Dreaming
$71.25
Listed Price $95.00
For sale here is a HUGE and whimsical vintage 1940s hand carved and painted wood Bird design brooch pin. Guaranteed to bring a smile to your face every time you wear it! Measures 3" by 2" wide. Unmarked as expected. Excellent vintage condition with just fine light wear as shown - please view the photos, read the description, and ask all questions prior to purchase. I am open to reasonable offers from serious buyers.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Unsigned : Pre 1950 item #1453846 (stock #000233)
California Dreaming
$71.25
Listed Price $95.00
For sale here is a Super Cute vintage 1940s handmade carved and painted wood Baby Elephant brooch pin. So cute it's gonna make you smile every time you wear it! Measures 2-5/8" by 1-3/4". Unmarked as expected. Excellent vintage condition with just fine light wear as shown - please view the photos, read the description, and ask all questions prior to purchase. I am open to reasonable offers from serious buyers.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Retro : Pre 1950 item #1454582 (stock #000278)
California Dreaming
$221.25
Listed Price $295.00
For sale here is a HUGE vintage 1940s handmade sterling silver Feather or Quill brooch pin by Napier. Great 1940s design and entirely handmade! Measures just under 4" long by just over 3/4" wide. Marked "Napier Sterling" at back as shown in the photos. Excellent vintage condition with just fine light wear and tarnish as shown - please view the photos, read the description, and ask all questions prior to purchase. I am open to reasonable offers from serious buyers.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Bakelite : Pre 1940 item #1454097 (stock #000252)
California Dreaming
$221.25
Listed Price $295.00
For sale here is a BIG and rare set of vintage 1930s Art Deco carved blue prystal Bakelite brooch pin with matching earrings. Such a pretty set! The brooch is gorgeous carved translucent blue prystal Bakelite with inset reverse carved floral design Lucite plaque at center. The earrings are a circular ring of translucent blue prystal Bakelite with the matching floral design reverse carved Lucite at center. The earrings were converted by a previous owner to pierced backs, but could be easily conve...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1960 item #1450722 (stock #000062)
California Dreaming
$296.25
Listed Price $395.00
For sale here is a large and quite heavy vintage 1940s 50s handmade sterling silver and carved azurmalachite stone figural brooch by Los Ballesteros of Taxco. From a rare series by Los Ballesteros of figural with hand carved stone 'faces'. I've only ever seen a handful of this particular design brooch, and each example I've seen was using a different stone which leads me to believe that the series are all one of a kind examples. Measures 2-7/8" by 2-3/8" by a full 1/2" deep, and weighs a hefty 4...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Bakelite : Pre 1950 item #1453862 (stock #000235)
California Dreaming
$146.25
Listed Price $195.00
For sale here is a HUGE vintage 1930s 40s heavily carved butterscotch Bakelite figural Bow Tie design brooch pin. Measures 3-1/2" by 7/8". Guaranteed an original vintage 1930s 40s Bakelite brooch, not a reproduction or remake from old scraps. Excellent vintage condition with just fine light wear and some light discoloration at back as shown - looks like a previous owner had a tag on it for a while - please view the photos, read the description, and ask all questions prior to purchase. I am open ...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1451998 (stock #000085)
California Dreaming
$183.75
Listed Price $245.00
For sale here is a BIG vintage 1950s 60s handmade sterling silver and cloisonne enamel modernist Fish design brooch pin from Siam, and in the original box. Really stunning handmade modernist enamel brooch, and so unusual for Siamese jewelry from the era as most of it was the rather drab monochromatic ethnic figure jewelry that you see everywhere in mass quantities. This is a much livelier and much much rarer design from Siam (now Thailand)! Measures 2" by 1-1/2", and weighs 11.3 grams total. Mar...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1450976 (stock #000085)
California Dreaming
$183.75
Listed Price $245.00
For sale here is a BIG vintage 1950s 60s handmade sterling silver and cloisonne enamel modernist Fish design brooch pin from Siam, and amazingly in the original box. Really stunning handmade modernist enamel brooch, and so unusual for Siamese jewelry from that period, as most of was the rather drab monochromatic ethnic figure jewelry that you see everywhere in mass quantities. This is a much livelier and much much rarer design from Siam (now Thailand)! Measures 2" by 1-1/2", and weighs 11.3 gram...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Retro : Pre 1960 item #1454581 (stock #000277)
California Dreaming
$93.75
Listed Price $125.00
For sale here is a BIG vintage 1940s 50s handmade sterling silver Leaves design brooch pin by Jewelart. A gorgeous Art Deco to Retro Moderne style brooch that looks amazing when worn! Measures 2-1/4" by 1-1/4", and weighs 8.1 grams total. Marked "Sterling by Jewelart" as shown. Excellent vintage condition with just fine light wear and tarnish as shown - please view the photos, read the description, and ask all questions prior to purchase. I am open to reasonable offers from serious buyers.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Period : Pre 1950 item #1452758 (stock #000171)
California Dreaming
$2,246.25
Listed Price $2,995.00
For sale here is an extremely RARE and HUGE vintage 1940s handmade brass and ancient pre-Columbian carved green stone relic statement ring by American artist/designer Annette Nancarrow during her years in Mexico. This incredible ring centers a genuine ancient Mesoamerican carved green stone relic most likely in excess of 2000 years old, which Nancarrow framed in a simple brass bezel with an adjustable ring band at bottom. Annette Nancarrow (1907-1991) studied art at Hunter College in New York C...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1950 item #1454621 (stock #000283)
California Dreaming
$221.25
Listed Price $295.00
For sale here is a BIG vintage 1940s one of a kind handmade sterling silver biomorphic modernist brooch pin. Such an unusual and unique design entirely handmade, and that will make a statement when worn! Truly wearable art! Measures 2-5/8" by 1-5/8" and weighs a hefty 21.5 grams total. Unmarked. Tested and guaranteed to be solid sterling silver. No doubt a one of a kind, and most likely sold through a gallery or museum shop originally, and the maker info and original paperwork have been lost ove...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pendants : Pre 1990 item #1453824 (stock #000230)
California Dreaming
$296.25
Listed Price $395.00
For sale here is a HUGE vintage 1980s handmade sterling silver with carved black onyx and jade brooch pin pendant. Seems like an almost multi-denominational symbol with a carved black onyx Maltese cross at top, a carved Chinese nephrite jade at center that shows an image of the goddess of mercy Kwanyin, and a carved black onyx Egyptian scarab at bottom, all together in the shape of a cross. This is a one of a kind signed artisan piece of American origin. Measures 3-5/8" by 1-1/2" and weighs 33 g...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Period : Pre 1970 item #1453442 (stock #000201)
California Dreaming
$108.75
Listed Price $145.00
For sale here is a BIG vintage 1960s signed handmade 800 silver filigree and carved angel skin coral floral design brooch pin pendant from Italy. Very pretty and entirely handmade! Measures 2-3/8" by 1" wide, and weighs 9.9 grams total. Marked at back "800" for 800 silver, and Italian registry mark "176 GE" for an unknown (to me) silversmith from Genoa. Excellent vintage condition with fine light wear and tarnish as shown - please view the photos, read the description and my shop policies, and a...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Pre 1940 item #1453269 (stock #000198)
California Dreaming
$183.75
Listed Price $245.00
For sale here is an utterly charming and very rare petite 1920s 30s Chinese export 900 silver tigereye quartz and genuine pearl figural 'Squirrel and Acorn' design brooch pin. Entirely handmade brooch with hand-carved squirrel in tigereye quartz prong set to silver backing and with a genuine pearl 'acorn' in his hands. Petite brooch measures 1-5/8" wide by 1" tall and weighs 8.4 grams total. Marked "Silver" for 900 silver at back as shown. This was the common standard in Chinese silver at the ti...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Deco : Pre 1940 item #1453934 (stock #000243)
California Dreaming
$221.25
Listed Price $295.00
For sale here is a LOVELY vintage 1920s 30s handmade sterling silver mother of pearl (MOP) and marcasites carved cameo brooch pin pendant with matching screw back earrings. The cameos are hand carved mother of pearl laid down on abalone, and set in handmade sterling silver frames adorned with little bead-set marcasites. Pin measures 1-1/8" by 7/8", the earrings measure 3/4" by 5/8", and the set weighs 9.7 grams total. I don't see any marks on the pin, but the earrings are marked but too worn to ...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Folk Art : Pre 1980 item #1455525 (stock #000304)
California Dreaming
$93.75
Listed Price $125.00
For sale here is a whimsical vintage 1950s 60s carved Japanese wood Speak No Evil monkey sculpture from Japan. Cute little guy has his hands over his mouth from the classic Japanese tale. An utterly charming little sculpture that would be appropriate for either home or office! Measures 4" tall by 3-1/4" wide by 3" deep, and weighs 190 grams or about 6 ounces. Unmarked, but I'm fairly certain of Japanese origin. Most likely originally had a tag or paper label which was long-ago removed by a prior...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1960 item #1451074 (stock #000101)
California Dreaming
$93.75
Listed Price $125.00
For sale here is a BIG vintage 1940s 50s Mexican Art Deco signed handmade sterling silver and obsidian brooch pin by the Taller Nestor of Taxco. A gorgeous and very wearable design with a lot of style! Measures 2" by 1-1/8", and weighs 15.8 grams total. Marked at back as shown, "Nestor Hecho en Taxco 925 Sterling" and Eagle 3. Excellent vintage condition with just fine light wear and tarnish as shown - please view the photos, read the description, and ask all questions prior to purchase. I am op...