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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1960 item #1295058 (stock #JJ1712)
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$150.00
A wonderful pair of modernist earrings by Maya Mexico that match the iconic Armadillo bracelet. These screw back earrings, in brass with copper accents measure 2 1/4" long from the top of the screw back and about 2" across. Marked Maya Mexico on the back of each screw back. Screw backs close tightly. In very nice condition with minor wear. Outstanding design.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1980 item #1303892 (stock #JJ1789)
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$325.00
A bold, modernist solid sterling silver ring by the noted Danish jewelry designer, Jens Asby. Measures between a 6.5 and 7. Front measures 5/8" wide and 1" across. Marked with the JA in a shield, Denmark, Hand Made and 925S. Has a few minor dings and surface scratches. Feels like you are wearing something special when you have it on! Great design.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1304070 (stock #JJ1846)
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$145.00
A vintage pair of sterling silver and dark purple gemstone hand wrought earrings by the California Modernist, Esther Lewittes. Measure 1" long and 3/4" across. Signed Lewittes Sterling on the back. Clips hold securely. Has a warm patina. In very nice condition. The backs may have been replaced. Fine example of her work.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1970 item #1306385 (stock #JJ1757)
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$165.00
A vintage, modernist sterling silver ring designed by Pentti Sarpaneva for Turun Hopea Oy of Finland. Design measures 1 3/8" long and 1" across. Ring measures about a 4.5 now. Marked with the intertwined TH for Turun Hopea, Crown mark for Finland, 830H for silver standard, Town Mark for Turku and date code which looks like L7 for 1964. Nice weight and condition. Great design.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1970 item #1309227 (stock #JJ1875)
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$150.00
A vintage pair of sterling silver screw back earrings by Margot de Taxco, ( Margot Van Voorhies Carr), number 5417, in a knot or pretzel design. Measure 3/4" high and 7/8" across. Marked Made in Mexico Sterling, Margot de Taxco and 5417. Also marked with Eagle #16. Screw backs hold securely. Very nice condition. Estate fresh. Please see our listings for the matching bracelet and brooch/pendant.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1309955 (stock #JJ1881)
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$225.00
A very well crafted pair of sterling silver earrings and matching pendant, each with a prong set rose quartz stone. We especially like how the prongs are formed from folding pieces of the main parts. Pendant measures 2 1/2" long and 1 3/4" across. Would look nice on a chain or neck ring. Screw back earrings measure 1 3/8" high and 1 1/8" across. Screw backs are marked T2 and Sterling. They hold securely. Very nice condition, warm patina. Great modernist design.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Native American : Pre 1980 item #1314472 (stock #JJ1900)
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$165.00
A well made, modernist sterling silver ring with inlaid coral and onyx. Etched inside with what looks like some initials and Trujillo. Measures about a 10 1/2. Front measures 1" by 5/8". Has some minor scuffs and some tarnish. Clean lines, well constructed. Probably Native American, but unsure of the artisan.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1315715 (stock #JJ1962)
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$175.00
A fine, modernist sterling silver ring by the California studio jeweler, Gerald Stinn, (1937-2019). His pieces were sold to major museums and are on permanent display at the Smithsonian Museum in D.C.

Has an abstract design on the front and an opening on the side. Measures about a size 6. Marked Stinn Sterling. In very nice condition.

Quality piece.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1970 item #1320184 (stock #JJ1933)
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$175.00
A vintage modernist pair of sterling silver screw back earrings by Hans Hansen, Denmark. Measure about 3/4" across and 1" tall. Marked with the conjoined HH for Hans Hansen, 422 for the design number, Denmark and 925S. Screw backs hold securely. In nice condition with a warm patina. Classic example of Hans Hansen's work.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1321447 (stock #JJ1989)
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$165.00
A wild sterling silver ring with an organic design and a fresh water pearl. Reminds us of the surface of the moon. Top measures 1 5/8" across. Ring is a size 8.5. Marked Israel, STG, 925 and with a maker's mark that we can't read. In very nice condition with a little glue residue near the pearl. Heavy sterling. Very unusual.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #1327133 (stock #JJ2043)
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$375.00
An unusual pair of sterling silver modernist earrings by Salvador Teran. Marked Salvador, Sterling, Mexico and 140 for the style number. Pre eagle.

Measure 1 1/2" long and 7/8" wide. Screw backs hold securely.

Depict some kind of highly stylized creature. Haven't been able to find another pair with this style number. Great modernist design!

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1330217 (stock #JJ2071)
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$175.00
An organic mid century modern ring by the American studio jeweler, Paul Miller. This ring, executed in sterling silver with an Opal cabochon, is currently a size 8 1/2 and can be adjusted up or down because of the open back. Marked Paul Miller, Sterling on the inside. Opal measures 5/8" long and 3/8" across. Has a little tarnish and a few minor surface scratches. Very fine example of his work.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1980 item #1330966 (stock #JJ2069)
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$175.00
An interesting geometric ring by the Swedish Modernist Jeweler, Isaac Cohen. Has a bark like texture on the outside front surface and a row of four small balls. Marked Cohen and other marks which are hard to read. Looks like V9 for 1971. Isaac Cohen was the owner of Galarie 22, a fashionable jewelry store in Stockholm. Front measures about 1/2" wide. Ring is about a 6 1/2. In very nice condition, well constructed. Looks and feels great on.
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 : Scandinavian : Pre 1980 item #1332548 (stock #JJ2118)
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$165.00
A vintage sterling silver modernist ring by Hans Sten and Karl Laine from Sten and Laine in Finland. Reminds us of an abstract spiderweb. Measures about a size 7 but is adjustble. Top measures 1 1/8" wide and 1 1/4" high. Marked with the hallmark for Sten and Laine, 925H for sterling, Town mark for Turku and T7 for 1972. Very nice condition. Great example of Scandinavian modernist design.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1960 item #1335527 (stock #JJ2212)
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$265.00
A modernist pair of dangle earrings by Winifred Mason Chenet. According to published reports Winifred Mason Chenet was an African American woman hand crafting jewelry in Greenwich Village. She worked with and trained Art Smith, a well respected African American modernist jeweler. She believed that each piece should be unique and distinctive. These earrings have a smooth finish on the top and a hammered texture on the bottom. Chenet used some oxidation for an interesting contrast. Measure 1 1/8" ...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1980 item #1337206 (stock #JJ2248)
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$175.00
A vintage modernist sterling silver ring with a round carnelian orb set in long prongs by Elis Kauppi's studio Kupittaan Kulta Oy, Turku Finland. A sleek Mid Century Modern design. Measures about a size 6 but may be able to be resized without affecting the hallmarks because they are on the side. In very nice condition with minor tarnish and some minor surface scratches. Has a small cut to the edge near the hallmarks. Not very noticeable when worn, mostly inside. Marked with the Anvil and 925S. ...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1980 item #1338193 (stock #JJ2242)
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$135.00
An interesting pair of 830 Silver screw back earrings with rough cut amethyst quartz cabochons. Measure 1 1/8" long and 3/4" across. Screw backs hold securely. Marked 830S NIC on the back of each dangle. Each screw back is marked 830S. One screw back also has the stylized 'J' for Sylvsmidja of Norway. Interesting mixture of textures. Pretty purple color.