20th Century Jewelry by Carol Lane Antiques
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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1950 item #80494 (stock #md020)
Very rare sterling ring by the famous NYC modernist Art Smith(1917-1982), c.1950's. The surrealist design has an applied silver angel wing on a postage stamp. This tri layered ring is signed "ART SMITH(in script)" and is in excellent condition. The ring is size 8 1/4 and the rounded front measures 13/16" by 9/16". Great piece by a master. Extremely rare!....$19 for insured USA shipping plus applicable NY tax.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #88092 (stock #md0227)
Handmade, large modernist sterling and amethyst ring signed "KRUP", c.1960'S. It is size 6 and made of heavy gauge silver. The front measures 1 3/4" tall by 1" wide, so is quite large in dimension. Amazing and fascinating ring. Excellent condition....$8 for USA insured shipping plus applicable NY tax.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1950 item #110915 (stock #md0264)
RARE OFFERING:Large sterling CAT pin by modernist Paul Lobel, NYC, c.1945. Architectural and minimalist concept produced a perfectly designed cat. Made of heavy gauge silver, this large and dimensional pin measures 3 3/8" tall 1 3/8" wide by 1 1/8" high. Never seen this one before. Terrific piece by a great modernist....$16 USA insured shipping plus applicable NY tax.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #184980 (stock #md0334)
Large hand made silver modernist necklace with a green moss agate and green turquoise stone, c.1960's. Constructed of silver wire(5 1/2" long each side) forming the rear part of the necklace followed by flat silver disks(5" long each side) that form around the front of the neck and a 4"long by 1 3/4" wide center section including three suspended disk sections. Extremely interesting piece that makes a major statement. Excellent condition and unsigned. Very beautiful.....$9 for insured USA shippi...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #119898 (stock #md0270)
Figural sterling snail pin by famous NYC modernist Bill Tendler(1924-1981), c.1955. Snail has original oxydized finish with applied silver dimensional coiled shell measures 1 3/4" wide by 1" long. Of good weight, pin is signed "TENDLER STERLING" and is in excellent condition. Charming piece made with a sense of humor by a famous silversmith......$11 USA insured shipping plus applicable NY tax.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #78566 (stock #md0203)
Sterling modernist ring by silversmith Bill Tendler(1924-1981), NYC, c.1955. Bold architectural design using shiny silver columns set out from an oxydized background. The ring face measures 3/4" wide by 3/8" high and is size 4 3/4. The band has an interesting shape and is an integral part of the design. Excellent condition and is photographed on page 82 in MODERNIST JEWELRY 1930-1960 by Schon.....$9 for insured USA shipping plus applicable NY sales tax.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #715460 (stock #MD0455)
Handmade initial sterling MODERNIST ring by BILL TENDLER, c.1950's. The initials are lower case "eg" and is a great example of that type of period initialed piece. Size 5 1/4 and the "eg" part measures 1/2" by 1/2". It is signed "TENDLER STERLING" and is in excellent condition......$15 for insured US shipping.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Glass : American : Pre 1960 item #58811 (stock #gn0030)
Modernist biomorphic design yellow, green, black & grey art glass concave ash tray, c.1950's. Measures 6 3/4" square and in excellent condition. Unsigned. Great colors and very strong modernist design....$10 for insured USA shipping plus applicable NY sales tax.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1970 item #117409 (stock #sc0052)
Sterling with cabochon amethyst ball pendant with silver "unfinished" finish look of Bjorn Weckstrom's pieces, probably from Finland, c,1960's. This pendant with a "nature" design measures a large size 2 1/2" long by 1 1/8" wide, is dimensional and of good weight. Signed "925 PJ", it is in excellent condition. Very, very beautiful and special piece.....$8 USA insured shipping plus applicable NY tax.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #51120 (stock #md0142)
Minimally designed and quite large boomerang shaped pin signed "ORB STERLING". It measures 3 3/4" wide and is in excellent condition, except for some wear lines. Very striking!....$7 for insured USA shipping plus applicable NY sales tax.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #78548 (stock #md0201)
Large handmade mixed metals(gold and silver) modernist pin with blue oval chalcedony(1 1/4" by 7/8"), c.1960's. The stone is bezel set off center. The design consists of positive and negative space, as shown with applied dimensional gold and silver geometric pieces versus handcut holes. Pin has substantial weight and measures a VERY LARGE 2 5/8" IN DIAMETER. Very rich with a high level of artistry and original design. Beautiful and in excellent condition.....$10 for insured USA shipping plus a...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Modernism : Pre 1950 item #360083 (stock #md0376)
Handmade 14k bangle by Ronald Pearson, Rochester, N.Y., c.1950's. Although unsigned, I have previously had this design in both gold and silver signed by Pearson. Beautiful turned design, it is a classic modernist piece. The oval design measures 2 5/8" by 2 1/2" on the inside, and the inside circumference is 7 1/2". Of good weight, it is 1/4" wide and weighs 15 gms.....$20 for insured USA shipping. NYS residents pay sales tax.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #435246 (stock #md0419)
Wonderful hand made applied silver design modernist ring by Catanzaro, c.1950's. Unsigned but from the Catanzaro collection and is size 7 1/2. Measures 1/2" wide and is in excellent condition......$9 for insured USA shipping.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1960 item #630129 (stock #hl0021)
Pair of wonderfully designed enamel and silver plate footed dishes by MEKA, DENMARK, c.1960's. One is red and black enamel and the other is white and black enamel and each is signed "MEKA DENMARK". Each measures 3 1/2" around by 1 1/4" high. Excellent condition.....$12 for insured US shipping.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1950 item #372942 (stock #md0380)
Modernist sterling ring by Henry Steig, c.1950's. Signed "STEIG STERLING", is is size 4 1/2. Excellent condition. Construction design with applied silver.....$11 for insured USA shipping. NYS residents pay sales tax.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #115913 (stock #md0269)
Unusual and lovely signed early 1960's amethysts, silver, and enamel butterfly necklace. Beautiful golden brown, white, yellow,& turquoise blue enamel butterfly with 2 oval cabochon amethysts on a light blue enamel background. This is constructed on heavy gauge silver and the back is royal blue, golden brown and black enamel. The scalloped silver sides provide a frame for the work and it measures a generous 1 7/8" in diameter. The piece is signed "V" in a circle. The period heavy gauge silver ch...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1960 item #125153 (stock #sc0062)
Asymmetrical design sterling modernist ring, Denmark, c.1950's. This off-center designed ring makes this a strong and surprising piece of modernism. It is signed "STERLING DENMARK 925S" plus 2 maker's marks that I cannot make out. The curved front measures 1" long and the ring is size 9. Ring is in very good condition except for fine surface scratches from wear. Can be polished. Strong yet subtle design......$8 USA insured shipping plus applicable NY tax.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Georg Jensen : Pre 1960 item #647566 (stock #GJ0117)
Large and unusual heart design modernist sterling pin designed by Henning Koppel for Georg Jensen, Denmark, c.1960's. It measures almost 3" by 1 1/2" and is signed "GEORG JENSEN(in dotted oval) 925S DENMARK 340". Excellent condition and great mod Jensen......$15 for insured US shipping.