Modernist Jewelry and Modern Art by Auerbach and Maffia
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1950 item #1377531 (stock #3915)
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Paul Lobel modernist sterling silver figurative brooch

This unique and well crafted brooch is rarely available for sale

American modernist

Mid 20th century

4 1/2" x 3"

Weight - 29+ grams

Marked Lobel, sterling on verso

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1377491 (stock #3912)
Auerbach and Maffia
$575.00

Classic Italian curb chain bracelet with blue enamel accents

Mid 20th century

7 5/8" x 5/8"

Weight - a solid 54 grams

Marked 925, along with a Florentine hallmark [possibly the work of Antonio Fallaci]

Very good vintage condition with only very minor abrasions as expected with an item of this age

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1980 item #1377478 (stock #3910)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,495.00

Robert Lee Morris "Dart" gold plated necklace from the ARTWEAR Line

Solidly made statement necklace featuring graduating dart like elements

c 1980

17 1/2" long x 1 1/4" wide

Weight - 190 grams

Very good vintage condition

Unmarked

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1376890 (stock #3906)
Auerbach and Maffia
$750.00

Dramatic and unique sterling silver modernist ring

Mid 20th century

Size 7 1/2 - 8

Weight - a hefty 32 grams

Face measures 1" x 1 3/4"

The ring is unmarked

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Artists : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1376887 (stock #3905)
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Betty Cooke sterling silver kinetic necklace

Should fit up to a 17" neck

Longest spike element measures 5 1/2" long

This well crafted and dynamic neck piece weighs appx. 45 grams

Marked, Cooke, sterling in block letters

Excellent condition

Contemporary design

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1376886 (stock #3903)
Auerbach and Maffia
$650.00

Janiye modernist sterling silver free form brooch with hematite

Japanese/American modernist

1950s

2" x 2 1/4"

Weight - 21 grams

Marked Janiye, sterling on verso

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1376885 (stock #3902)
Auerbach and Maffia
$3,995.00

Art Smith modernist sterling silver kinetic double hoop earrings

American modernist

1950

3 3/4" long x 2 1/4" wide

Weight - 23 grams

Impressed marked Art Smith in script on both earrings

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1980 item #1376671 (stock #3900)
Auerbach and Maffia
$249.00

Jorma Laine bronze pendant necklace with green stone

Rare form with mask and stone

Finland

1970

Pendant measures 2 3/8" x 2 1/4"

Chain - 27" long

Weight - 72 grams

Marked Finland, Bronze on reverse

Very good vintage condition with expected age related patina

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1376619 (stock #3899)
Auerbach and Maffia
$350.00

Hans Apenzeller modernist sterling silver clip back earrings

The Netherlands

1970

1 3/8" x 1 1/2"

Weight - 10.5 grams

Marked - Appenzeller, sterling

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1376138 (stock #3898)
Auerbach and Maffia
$5,900.00

Paul Lobel modernist sterling silved cuff bracelet

Mid 20th century American modernism

This rare and exceptional cuff is crafted of burnished sterling wires artfully attached to an open cylindrical frame

Weight - 143+ grams

3 1/8" tall

2 1/2" in diameter

Marked Lobel in block letters

Tests as sterling silver

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1970 item #1376137 (stock #3896)
Auerbach and Maffia
$375.00

Elis Kauppi modernist sterling silver and chrysoprase ring

Two chrysoprase beads trapped in clam shell forms

Finland

Mid 20th century

Size - 8 1/2 with adjustable band

Weight - 7.40 grams

Marked with anvil cypher and 925s

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1375420 (stock #3895)
Auerbach and Maffia
$650.00

France Holmes Boothby modernist sterling silver pendant necklace with leather rope chain

Pierced geometric abstraction

1950

1" x 1 7/8"

Weight - 27 grams

Marked fhb, sterling on verso

Very good vintage condition with minor surface scratches

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1980 item #1375010 (stock #3892)
Auerbach and Maffia
$795.00

Impressive vintage sterling silver and amethyst glass bracelet

Mexico

Mid to late 20th century

This substantial and solid bracelet weighs a hefty 174 grams

Interior circumference - 6 7/8"

Stands 1 1/4" tall

Push/pull clasp and safety chain

Hallmarked, Hecho en Mexico, sterling, artist cypher and initials - AAC

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1960 item #1374703 (stock #3891)
Auerbach and Maffia
$445.00

Arne Johansen modernist sterling silver and amethyst

Rich and deep hued amethyst cabochons set in sterling chevrons

Denmark

1950

Weight - 41.50 grams

7 1/4" x 7/8"

Marked AJ, sterling. 925s, Denmark

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1374695 (stock #3890)
Auerbach and Maffia
$695.00

Elegant modernist sterling silver and onyx necklace

Mid 20th century

Should fit a 14 1/2" to 15" neck

Onyx ball - 7/8" diameter

Weight - 50 grams

Origin - most likely an Italian design

Hallmarked as pictured

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1374446 (stock #3887)
Auerbach and Maffia
$245.00

Modernist sterling silver cuff links

Unique free form design

1950s

1 1/4" x 7/8"

Weight - 15.82 grams

Marked sterling

Fine vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1374426 (stock #3886)
Auerbach and Maffia
$695.00

Ottaviaini heavy weight modernist sterling silver bracelet

Italy

Mid 20th century

7 1/4" long x 3/4" wide

Weight - a solid and hefty 84+ grams

Marked Ottaviani, 921, Italy

Very good vintage condition with only minor surface wear

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1374123 (stock #3884)
Auerbach and Maffia
$245.00

Modernist sterling silver cuff links

Mid 20th century

Weight - 13.6 grams

7/8" x 5/8"

Marked 925

Excellent vintage condition