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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1231394 (stock #JJ1212)
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$165.00
A great pair of screw back sterling silver Mask earrings by listed artist and sculptor, Charles Val Clear. Signed Charles Val and Sterling. Screw backs are also marked sterling. Measure 1 1/2" long and 1/2" across. Have a nice contrasting patina for a cool effect. Screw backs hold tightly. Very Mid Century.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1980 item #1401525 (stock #JJ3498)
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$145.00
A vintage modernist bronze ring with an organic abstract design by Jorma Laine from Finland.

Front measures 1 1/4" across. Ring measures size 8 1/2 currently, but is adjustable.

Marked Made in Finland on the inside. Has a little tarnish.

Cool three dimensional mid century 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 : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1970 item #1296762 (stock #JJ1628)
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$145.00
An iconic brooch and earring set in sterling silver with a gold wash and enamel by A. Dragsted, Copenhagen, Denmark. Designed by Erik Magnussen in the 1950's, these 5 geese are supposed to represent the five Scandinavian countries. The brooch measures 2 1/2" long and 1" across. Closes with a rollover locking clasp. The earrings measure 1" long and 1/2" across. All pieces are marked with a crown, A. Dragsted, Sterling and Denmark. In very nice condition. Classic 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 : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1345143 (stock #JJ2368)
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$145.00
A pair of sterling silver hand wrought earrings by the noted mid century jeweler, C Leslie Smith, who signed his work CLS in a shield. He opened his first store in 1955. These earrings are mirror images and measure 1 3/4" long and 1 1/4" across. Marked Handwrought, Sterling and with the CLS shield hallmark. Earrings attach to the ear with 'Wingbacks' which go into the ear and around the back. 'Wingbacks' can be worn whether your ears are pierced or not. These earrings can also be worn turn...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Georg Jensen : Pre 1980 item #1361851 (stock #JJ2681)
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$295.00
A modernist sterling silver ring #A112 by Georg Jensen, designed by Vivianna Torun Bulow Hube. Measures 7.25. Has a highly polished surface. Marked Georg Jensen in a dotted oval, 925 S Denmark and style #A112. In very nice condition with minor nicks and scratches. Great modernist design.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1170701 (stock #JJ757)
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$325.00
A vintage modernist sterling silver brooch and earrings by noted silversmith, Maxwell Chayat. Brooch measures 1 3/4" long and 1 1/2" wide. Has a rollover clasp that holds tightly. Marked Chayat Sterling. Earrings are screw backs and measure about 3/4". Marked Sterling on the screw back. Screw backs hold tightly. Sterling 'pearls' against oxidized darker sterling background. The set is in nice condition, with some tarnish. Minor ding to the large pearl on the brooch and to the pearl on o...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1980 item #1277686 (stock #JJ1557)
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$325.00
An amazing modernist sterling silver ring with an central agate cabochon by Jens Peter Clausen Guðjónsson of Iceland. Signed JENS 925S. Measures about a size 7- 7.5. The top sits 1" high and measures about 3/4" across. Has an interesting texture on the sides. Heavy sterling. Really stands out! Great example of Scandinavian modernist design.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1412504 (stock #JJ3565)
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$1,100.00
A whimsical sterling silver brooch and matching earrings depicting fish with applied copper wire and stone or art glass eyes.

The large brooch measures 3" long and 1 1/4" at the widest. Has a large oval amethyst cabochon. Signed Ed. Wiener Sterling. Has a rollover clasp that holds securely. Has some minor tarnish and surface scratches. Thick, heavy sterling.

The screw back earrings measure 1 1/8" long and 5/8" at the widest. They have faceted bezel set purple stones for the eyes. They a...

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 : Scandinavian : Georg Jensen : Pre 1980 item #1277411 (stock #JJ1543)
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$325.00
A modernist sterling silver pair of earrings #131 by Georg Jensen, designed by Nan Ditzel. Measure 1 1/4" long and 1" wide. Marked Georg Jensen in a dotted oval, 925 S Denmark and style #131. Screw backs hold tightly. In very nice condition with a little tarnish and some very minor surface scratches. Great 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 : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1339852 (stock #JJ2254)
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$145.00
An unusual pair of hand made sterling silver pierced earrings with silhouettes of running men. Each earring has a fresh water pearl at the end of the wire. Measure 1 7/8" including the fish hook and 7/8" across. Marked sterling on the backs. Nicely crafted. Fun design.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1960 item #1393120 (stock #JJ3356JJ3217)
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$225.00
Two pair of vintage Mexican Sterling Silver screw back earrings by Sigi Pineda in modernist designs. May be purchased together or as two separate pairs.

One pair has a polished layer of sterling intertwined with an textured layer for an interesting contrast. Measure 1 1/4" long and 3/4" across. Marked Sigi Tasco, and Eagle #36. There are some more markings which are under the screw back and can't be read. In fine condition with some minor tarnish. $125.

The second pair has onyx cab...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1980 item #1289202 (stock #JJ1623)
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$95.00
A pair of bronze clip earrings by Hannu Ikonen of Finland in the iconic Reindeer Moss design. Measure 7/8" across. Clips hold tightly. Nice warm patina.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1376459 (stock #JJ3004)
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$195.00
A vintage modernist sterling silver ring with a greyish brown moonstone like cabochon by noted silversmith, Maxwell Chayat. Measures size 7.5. Marked with a partially struck Chayat and Sterling. The ring is in very nice condition, with some tarnish. There is a little bit of roughness to the edge of the cabochon, but most likely was done during production. It was probably resized at one point. Well made and heavy, great mid century design.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1202968 (stock #JJ950)
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$325.00
An iconic pair of sterling silver earrings by Frank Miraglia, based on a famous Ed Wiener design. Originally based on a photograph of the well known modernist dancer and choreographer, Martha Graham. Earrings measure 1" tall and 3/4" across. Signed F. Miraglia N.Y. Sterling. Screw part is also signed Sterling. Screw backs work fine and hold tightly. Have a minor amount of tarnish. Wonderful design!