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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1375727 (stock #JJ2968)
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$950.00
A wonderful pair of sterling silver modernist earrings by the renown African American jeweler, Art Smith. These screw back earrings measure 2 5/8" long and 5/8" at the widest. Marked with the 'Art Smith' script signature. Screw backs are marked with the pinwheel and 925 for sterling. In fine condition with very minor surface scratches and areas of tarnish. Screw backs hold securely. Very comfortable to wear. Classic mid century modernist design.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1106987 (stock #JJ393)
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$895.00
An outstanding vintage modernist sterling silver necklace and earrings by studio jeweler, Fridl Blumenthal. Signed with her Tulip mark on the necklace and FRIDL, Sterling, Tulip, and the number 32 on each earring. The findings on the earrings are also marked sterling. Heavy sterling silver with sterling overlay on niello. Necklace measures approximately 14" around and the 'pendant' is 1" wide. Earrings measure 1 1/4" long and 3/4" across. Necklace has a hook closure. Screw backs work fin...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1970 item #1392936 (stock #JJ3350)
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$850.00
A rare necklace and matching earrings made of alternating Sterling Silver and Rosewood tubes by William Spratling from Taxco. The marks on this set date them to his Third Design Period: 1951 - 1967.

Necklace measures 17 1/4" long. Marked on the back of the box clasp with the script WS and Eagle #30. Earrings measure 1" long. Marked on the back of one earring with the Script WS and with the Eagle #30 on the back of the other.

The clasp on the necklace snaps securely. Screw backs hol...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1379966 (stock #JJ2967)
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$750.00
A modernist sterling silver ring by noted mid century jeweler, Sam Kramer, in an abstract shape with a green, possibly Chryoprase, bezel set cabochon. Measures about a 7 1/2. Face of ring measures 1" long and 1/2" across. Marked with Sam Kramer's mushroom mark and sterling. Has some minor surface scratches and a little tarnish. There is some wear to the darkened area. Interesting contrast between the darkened silver and the polished raised dots. Great MCM design.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1980 item #1396949 (stock #JJ3416)
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$695.00
An amazing sterling silver set consisting of a bracelet, pierced earrings and ring with rectangular faceted amethyst cabochons in an Antonio Pineda design.

The bracelet measures 7 1/2" long and 3/4" wide. Has a secure box clasp and a safety chain. Marked 925 Taxco Mexico around what looks like Tob. Has some tarnish and minor signs of wear. Weighs 113 gr. The post earrings measure 3/4" square. Marked 925 Taxco Mexico around the letters Tob on the back of one and Taxco Mexico 925 on the ba...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1396976 (stock #JJ3405)
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$695.00
A rare pair of modernist earrings by Peter Macchiarini in a layered design.

These round screw backs measure 1" across. They have darkened backgrounds with 'floating' textured silver amoeba shaped disks.

Signed Macchiarini on the backs. Screw backs are signed Sterling and hold securely. They have some tarnish.

Fine mid century design.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1382567 (stock #JJ3185JJ3186)
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$675.00
A sterling silver hand wrought cuff bracelet and matching ring, each with a central suspended floating orb by the mid century modernist studio jeweler, Ruth Berridge, (1921-2004). Bracelet measures about 6" around with an opening of 7/8", and 1" wide. The orb sits about 3/4" high. Could probably be adjusted slightly. Marked Sterling Berridge on the inside. There is some solder residue on the inside. The matching ring measures about a size 6.5 currently, but because it has an open back it can ...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Pre 1980 item #1397652 (stock #JJ3459)
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$675.00
A limited edition necklace with Faux Pearls and Rhinestones with matching French Clip earrings by Yves Saint Laurent. Made in France, Edition number 221/375.

Necklace measures 16" long including the chain. Hook closure holds securely. Has the YSL logo hangtag on the end of the chain. Central pendant measures 3 3/8" square and has a plaque in the back with Yves Saint Laurent 221/375. It has a central clear large faceted crystal and four teardrop faceted stones. Also has four large teard...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1375627 (stock #JJ2990)
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$650.00
A modernist sterling silver ring by noted mid century jeweler, Sam Kramer, in a layered abstract shape with a garnet cabochon. Measures about a 5 3/4 - 6. Face of ring measures 3/4" long and 7/8" across. Marked with Sam Kramer's mushroom mark and sterling. Has some minor surface scratches and a little tarnish. There is some wear to the darkened area and a little roughness to edges of the points. Great MCM design.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1404147 (stock #JJ3494)
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$650.00
A rare brooch and earrings set by noted Sausalito Mid 20th century jeweler, Loyola Fourtane. She and her husband were jewelers and artists and worked from their houseboat in Sausalito, California from the 1930's -50's.

This set is made of sterling silver with copper and brass embellishments and what look like carnelian cabochons.

Brooch measures 2 1/2" across and 2 1/4" high. Has a rollover clasp that holds securely. Etched on the back 'Loyola Fourtane, SS Lassen, (which was the name o...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #1389600 (stock #JJ3283)
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$600.00
A wonderful vintage bracelet and matching pair of screw back earrings from Taxco by Victoria ~ Ana Maria Nunez de Brilanti in her 'Double Shadowbox Angel' design. This is the heavier and wider version of the bracelet.

Measures 7 3/4" long by 1 1/8" wide. Earrings measure 1 1/8" long. Bracelet closes by inserting a pin through interlocking cylinders. Bracelet is marked on the back Victoria, Taxco, Mexico, Sterling, and Style #53. Earrings are both marked Victoria, Taxco, Mexico. In fine co...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1312870 (stock #JJ1935)
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$595.00
A vintage modernist sterling silver ring depicting a creature with an amethyst eye by noted silversmith, Ed Wiener. Three dimensional classic Wiener design. Face measures 1" long and 3/4" across. Measures a size 7. Marked Ed Wiener, Sterling on the back. Fine condition, has some variation to the coloring of the oxidation. Cool Mid Century design.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1960 item #1390373 (stock #JJ3298)
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$525.00
A pair of Taxco, Mexico Sterling Silver earrings with Tortoise Shell by William Spratling. The marks on these earrings date them to 1949-1956.

Measure 1" across. Marked on the back of one earring with the conjoined Script WS and 925.

Screw backs hold securely. Fine condition. Tortoise shell is a warm, honey brown color. Have some tarnish and minor scratches.

These earrings match the 'Collar Gola' necklace pictured on page 84 of "William Spratling and the Mexican Silver Renaissance" by ...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1970 item #1331041 (stock #JJ2133)
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$475.00
A rare modernist ring by Bjorn Weckstrom for Lapponia in sterling silver, 'Birth of a Crater'. This ring is part of his earlier series called Space. Marked with the Lapponia Hallmark, 925H, Finnish silver standard mark, date code for 1969, Sterling and Finland. The front of the ring measures 1 1/2" across. Ring is a size 7-7.5. Very nice condition. Wonderful example of Scandinavian design.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1356933 (stock #JJ2575)
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$475.00
A modernist pair of sterling silver earrings by noted mid century jeweler, Sam Kramer. Measure 1 1/2" long and 7/8" across. Have 2 dangles that move when worn. Marked sterling on the back of the screw backs which hold securely. Have some minor surface scratches and a little tarnish. These are not signed but are a documented Sam Kramer design. Great example of MCM jewelry.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1376913 (stock #JJ2917)
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$465.00
A vintage brutalist ring in sterling silver with turquoise and coral cabochons. Measures about a size 10 1/2. Face measures 1 5/8" long and 1 1/8" across. Could be Native American or a studio piece. Fine condition. Heavy and substantial.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1960 item #1367029 (stock #JJ2856/2857)
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$450.00
A wonderfully constructed heavy brooch and matching clip earrings by Bent Knudsen, Denmark. Streamlined curves, thick sterling, very Mid Century. Marked Handmade, Sterling, Denmark, Bent K, and Style #2 on the back of each piece. Brooch measures 2 3/4" long and almost 3/4" across. Has a rollover clasp that holds securely. Earrings measure 1 1/4" long and 1/2" at the widest. Clips hold tightly. Fine condition, minor surface scratches. Can individually purchase the brooch for $275, Earrings for $...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Contemporary item #1396626 (stock #JJ3397)
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$425.00
A sterling silver modernist ring depicting a stylized face by noted contemporary Santa Fe jeweler, Brett W. Bastien. Bastien, an Anglo, studied under Otellie Loloma, wife of Charles Loloma and at the Institute of American Indian Arts.

This heavy ring measures about a size 10 1/2. Face measures 1 1/8" across and 1 1/8" high. Shank is 1/2" wide. Marked on the inside with the artist's hallmark, backwards BWB and 925. Weighs 57 gr. Fine condition with minor tarnish and surface scratches.