20th Century Jewelry by Carol Lane Antiques
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1960 item #741015 (stock #MX0311)
Sterling BURRO key ring by VICTORIA DE TAXCO, Mexico, c.1955. Signed "VICTORIA DE TAXCO MEXICO STERLING 267 (bellmark there but number is faded from use)". Measures almost 3" long. Lock opens to accept keys by slightly squeezing one end. Silver shows wear but in very good condition......$12 for insured US shipping.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #738645 (stock #MX0308)
Large mixed metal fish pin by Rafael Dominguez, Mexico, 1943. Primarily made of 960 silver, there are copper and brass inset accents "marrying" the metals. Wonderful pin measures 3 3/8" long by 2 1/8" wide and is signed "RD 960". In excellent condition but there is some separation where silver is married to the one brass accent(see photo #2)......$11 for insured US shipping.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #737175 (stock #MX0307)
Heavy gauge sterling necklace by MARGOT DE TAXCO, Mexico, c.1948. Made of riveted links(see back closeup photo), this beautifully constructed necklace is in excellent condition. Never seen this interesting leaf-type design before. It measures 15" long by 1/2" wide and is signed "MARGOT DE TAXCO A 5612 bellmark".......$20 for insured US shipping.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1940 item #736917 (stock #MX0306)
Sterling REPOUSSED PARROT PIN with great detail by Los Castillo, Mexico, c.1940. Measures 3 3/8" long by 1" wide and is in excellent condition. Signed "LOS CASTILLO TAXCO STERLING MEXICO 410". Beautiful piece.....$15 for insured US shipping.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1940 item #734185 (stock #MX0304)
Early LOS CASTILLO("#1" design) modernist mixed metal and obsidian bracelet, Mexico, c.1940. Beautifully constructed, there are two curved brass arms that connect to a circular piece of obsidian that turns freely. The brass arms are attached to the sterling locking ends. The obsidian stands 1 1/8" high and forms a very unusual and majestic modernist design. The bracelet measures 7 1/2" around. It is signed "LOS CASTILLO HECHO EN MEXICO 1 (eagle mark)15" and is in excellent condition...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1960 item #733777 (stock #MX0303)
Wonderfully designed hand made necklace by MAYA, Mexico, c.1950's after a Hubert Harmon design. Maya frequently copied Harmon designs. Looks just like silver with a great patina, but probably made of silver plate because there are no Mexican silver marks. The locking mechanism is separated from the main part by black velvet ribbon. Of large scale, the largest irregular square measures 2" wide by 1 3/4" high and the necklace measures 15 1/2" around...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1960 item #732943 (stock #MX0302)
Large obsidian and sterling brooch constructed so that the two materials marry flawlessly by LEDESMA, Mexico, c.1955. Pin measures 2 3/4" by 1 14/" and is signed "LEDESMA MEXICO TAXCO 925SF 280 (bellmark)3". Obsidian and silver in excellent condition.......$14 for insured US shipping.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #731167 (stock #MD0461)
STUDY of 6 signed hand made one of a kind brooches and/or pendants by the estate of MARCI ZELMANOFF, US modernist artist who worked in various arts, including jewelry. Each is signed and made of silver, brass, and copper. All in excellent condition except for some wear marks in the background copper. Presented here are # 4-5-6 chronologically...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #730951 (stock #MD0460)
Group of 6 in a study of hand-signed, in script, mixed metal brooches and/or pendants by the late MARCI ZELAMNOFF and from her estate. They are presented separately and made between 1979-1980. Each is one of a kind and are presented in chronological order. Born in 1942 in Philadelphia, she attended the Rhode Island School of Design and studied with Brent Kingston and Olaf Skoogers. She was a painter, sculptor, and silversmith...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Native American : Pre 1980 item #725910 (stock #MJ0126)
15" long turquoise nugget and silver bead necklace......$9 for insured US shipping.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #724260 (stock #MD0459)
Hand made silver set of necklace and bracelet,c.1950's. Unsigned with soldered links, the necklace measures 14 3/4" long and the bracelet, 8". Both can be combined to make a longer necklace or a bracelet wound around several times. Very good modernist design and in excellent condition.....$12 for insured US shipping.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Arts and Crafts : Pre 1940 item #724253 (stock #MJ0125)
Sterling and mother-of-pearl period arts & crafts pin with dangling chains, c.1920's-30's. Measures 2 1/8" wide and 2 1/4" tall(including chains). Has trumpet clasp and is marked "925". Excellent condition with good patina......$8 for insured US shipping.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Deco : Pre 1950 item #724248 (stock #DC0098)
Round braided flower and leaf sterling pin, c.1940's. It measures 1 3/8" diameter and is signed "STERLING". Excellent condition....$7 for insured US shipping.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Period : Pre 1900 item #724019 (stock #MJ0124)
Large four link RUSSIAN NIELLO 84 silver bracelet(comes with an extra link), at least from the 19th century, could be older. Has three marks including "84" Russian silver mark. Each link measures 2" by 1 1/4" and the inside circumference is 7 1/2" around. The bracelet has not opening so is made as a bangle. However, there is an extra link that can be added. Excellent condition.....$15 for insured US shipping.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Arts and Crafts : Pre 1940 item #723595 (stock #DC0045)
Silver and cornelian arts & crafts earrings by CARL RUOPOLI, a designer for Black, Starr & Gorham, c. 1930's. These rich earrings(for pierced ears) have the beauty of Georg Jensen designs - they are rich and decorative and each measures 7/8" square. Each is signed "BY C. RUOPOLI STERLING" and are in excellent condition. They may have been converted from screwbacks but the marks have not been touched........$10 for insured US shipping.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Designer Signed : Pre 1940 item #723589 (stock #DS0044)
Sterling and cornelian floral pin by CARL RUOPOLI, designer for Black, Starr & Gorham, c.1930's. Signed "BY C. RUOPOLI" with an artful signature, the pin has a Georg Jensen Scandinavian feel. Measures 2" by 1 1/4", of good weight, and is in excellent condition....$10 for insured US shipping.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #723246 (stock #MD0457)
Very well constructed heavy gauge silver modernist pin with four hanging moveable tiger-eye drops. It measures 1 3/4" by 1 3/4". Unsigned and in excellent condition.....$10 for insured US shipping.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Deco : Pre 1950 item #722872 (stock #DC0095)
Sterling HOBE floral and leaf link bracelet, c.1940's. There are 5 links, each measuring 1 1/4" by 1" and the length of the bracelet is 6 3/4" closed. Excellent condition and signed "HOBE STERLING".....$13 for insured US shipping.