Modernist Jewelry and Modern Art by Auerbach and Maffia
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1970 item #1362555 (stock #3792)
Auerbach and Maffia
$2,500.00

Paul von Ringelheim, Austrian/American artisan

1933 - 2003

This necklace is part of the Directional series of jewelry crafted by von Ringelheim in the late 1960's.

Large chrome plated pendant suspended from heavy metal chain.

Pendant - 4 1/2" x 4"

Should fit a 13" neck

Weight - 138 grams

Unmarked

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1362556 (stock #3794)
Auerbach and Maffia
$795.00

Paul von Ringelheim, Austrian/American artisan

1933 - 2003

This sterling and lucite ring is part of the Directional series of jewelry crafted by von Ringelheim in the late 1960's.

Size 5

Weight - 6.90 grams

Arrow element measures just under 2 1/4" long

Unmarked

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1362663 (stock #3800)
Auerbach and Maffia
$495.00

Franz Scheuerle modernist sterling silver necklace

Germany

1960's

Should fit a 15 1/4" neck

Center pendant measures 3" X 3 1/4"

Bottom two elements are detachable thereby creating a second look

Marked FS 925, W.Germany

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1970 item #1365033 (stock #3814)
Auerbach and Maffia
$425.00

Erika Hult de Corral modernist sterling silver and sodalite ring

Mexico

Mid 20th century

This is a great modernist ring with a deep blue sodalite stone nestled in a heavy and solid sterling silver setting.

Size - 6 1/2

The ring face measures 1 1/16" x 13/16".

Weight - 16.97 grams

Signed and hallmarked with "Ric" in script, Taxco, SA, Sterling, # 805, and the eagle assay 3.

Very good vintage condition , minor surface scratches

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1970 item #1365783 (stock #3824)
Auerbach and Maffia
$450.00

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

All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Glass : Scandinavian : Pre 1970 item #1366177 (stock #3831)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,200.00

Oiva Toikka 2 piece art glass vase/candle holder

Nuutajarvi Notsjo 1964-73

Finland

19 3/8" tall

Cobalt blue

Pictured on page 130 in the book Scandinavian Ceramics and Glass (1940's to 1980's) / George Fischler and Barrett Gould/Schiffer Publishing /2000.

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1367058 (stock #3840)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,395.00

Mary Ann Scherr sterling silver bracelet in the form of a serpent/dragon

Mid 20th century

6 " interior circumference plus a rear opening measuring 1 1/4"

This unique and well crafted bracelet weighs 63 grams

Marked Scherr, sterling

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1970 item #1367158 (stock #3845)
Auerbach and Maffia
$14,500.00

Vivianna Torun Bülow-Hübe modernist sterling and stone "Dew Drop" necklace

This necklace was crafted in Torun's own workshop in Sweden during the early 1960's

The pendant with eight drop shaped stones measures 3" wide x 4" tall

Interior circumference - 15"

There are only two illegible impressed hallmarks on the neck ring with one stamp likely the Swedish three crown mark

Condition - very good vintage

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1367415 (stock #3850)
Auerbach and Maffia
$595.00

Brutalist sterling silver bangle bracelet

1960's - 70's

This very unique and well crafted bracelet has an interior circumference of 8"

Stands 3/4" at tallest point

Weight - 40 grams

Marked only 925

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1970 item #1370236 (stock #3863)
Auerbach and Maffia
$495.00

Jan Brunk modernist sterling silver and stone necklace

Sweden

Mid 20th century

Necklace should fit a 15" neck

Weight - 38 grams

Marked BRU, 925 and Swedish hallmarks

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1970 item #1370237 (stock #3865)
Auerbach and Maffia
$495.00

Jens Christian Thejls modernist sterling silver ring with a beautiful domed rutilated quartz

Denmark

Late 1960's to 1970

Size - 6 3/4

This solid and well crafted ring weighs 16 grams

Marked Thejls, 925s, Denmark

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1970 item #1371031 (stock #3872)
Auerbach and Maffia
$495.00

Arne Johansen modernist sterling silver and nacre ring

Mid 20th century

Size 9 1/2

This very substantial and well crafted ring weighs a hefty 28.5 grams

The face measures 7/8" long

Ring rises about 1/2" above finger

Marked AJ, 925s

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1970 item #1373605 (stock #3879)
Auerbach and Maffia
$495.00

Aarikka modernist sterling silver ring

Finland

1967

Size - 5

3/4" x 3/4"

Weight - 14.9 grams

Excellent vintage conditionMarked - Aarikka, sterling with Finnish hallmarks, date code 07

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1970 item #1374052 (stock #3880)
Auerbach and Maffia
$395.00

Mary Ann Scherr gold tone necklace

Mid 20th century

Necklace is adjustable from 15 1/2" to 17" long

This delicate pierced necklace weighs 27 grams

Marked Mary Ann Scherr and Paradise on hang tags

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1374056 (stock #3882)
Auerbach and Maffia
$750.00

Joachim S'Paliu modernist sterling silver and amethyst necklace

Spain

1970

14" choker

Pendant measures 4" long

Weight - 40 grams

Marked S'Paliu

Excellent 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 : 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 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