A vintage Modernist sterling silver boomerang bracelet from well known Danish Silversmith, Niels Erik From. This bracelet is about 7" long without the toggle clasp. Marked Sterling, Denmark, 925S and N. E. From. Has some tarnish. Great example of Scandinavian modern design.
A heavy sterling silver bracelet by Taller de Los Ballesteros in a modernist geometric design. Marked with Taller de Los Ballesteros, 925 Taxco Mexico around the letter B. Also marked Hecho en Mexico, 925 and design number 56. Measures about 6 3/4" around and 1/2" wide. Clasp snaps closed tightly. Has a safety chain. Heavy and well constructed. Pre Eagle. Looks great on!
A vintage modernist bracelet and pair of earrings signed Beto, Taxco Gro and with Eagle #3. Sterling silver with onyx cabochons. Bracelet measures 6 7/8" long and 5/8" across. Has a box clasp that snaps tightly. Earrings are marked the same. Measure 1" long and 5/8" across. Screw backs hold tightly. Striking design and great condition.
A modernist pendant made up of two curved sterling silver panels with a green agate cabochon suspended in the center. The two panels overlap for an interesting affect. Back side is lightly hammered and can be seen in places in the front. Measures 2 1/2" tall and 2" across. Has a large bale so will accommodate a neck ring or thick chain. Marked Israel 925 and a maker's mark. Great hand made design.
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.
A vintage modernist sterling silver pendant by Elis Kauppi for Kupittaan Kulti Oy, Turku Finland. A sleek simple design with a round bale and brownish green swirled art glass cabochon, (could be a gem stone). Measures about 1 5/8" long and almost 3/4" across. Very three dimensional. In very nice condition with minor tarnish. Marked with the Anvil, National mark, and 916 and H for Hopea which is the Finnish word for Silver. Great example of Scandinavian modernist jewelry.
A large vintage modernist sterling silver hand made brooch with a 14K gold accent in the center. Signed by the maker with a double arrow mark. Measures 3" across. Thick textured sterling, quality piece. Has a rollover safety clasp that holds securely. Interesting design.
A fabulous stylized sterling silver tall ring with two tiers of orbs held by a 'V' shaped shank. Reminiscent of the work of Modernist Jeweler, Rachel Gera. Measures between a 6 1/2 and 7. Sits 1" above the finger. Has some minor dings and a slight bend in the back. Looks great on!
An abstract modernist sterling silver brooch by Estela Popowski. Depicts a human figure in a climbing position. Figure has oxidization which really makes it stand out against the background. Measures 2" long and 1 5/8" across. Has some minor surface scratches and tarnish. Has a rollover safety clasp that holds tightly. Marked popowski, Sterling, eagle #20, and Hecho en Mexico on the back. Very cool stylized design.
A vintage sterling silver ring by modernist studio jeweler Ted Lowy, (1919-2013). Measures about a size 5. Signed with Ted Lowy and Sterling. Layers of upright overlapping sterling disks. In nice condition. Interesting use of textures.
A well made sterling silver and rose colored enamel brooch by the well known Asheville, NC silversmith, John Bryan. Measures 1 5/8" across. Has a rollover safety clasp that holds tightly. Warm patina. In very nice condition. Marked Sterling Bryan. Pretty example.
A modernist sterling silver pendant with a large green striped agate. Made to hook on to a neck ring or chain. Marked with 925 S and a Maker's Mark. Measures 2 1/2" long including the bale and 1 7/8" across. In very nice condition. Reminds us of the work of Elis Kauppi. Great mid century Scandinavian feel.
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.
A modernist hand made pendant in bronze or brass with a yellow gemstone held in place by exaggerated prongs. Hammered brass link chain. Hook closure. Pendant measures 3 1/2" long and 1 1/2" across. Chain measures 24" long. Well made, bold design.
A vintage heavy sterling silver hand made brooch with a prong set striated art glass 'jewel'. Measures 2 3/8" across and 2 1/4" high. Marked Sterling on the back. Has a rollover clasp that holds securely. Well crafted, striking design.
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.
A modernist heavy sterling silver bracelet with a hidden clasp. Measures 7" around and 3/4" wide. Marked Sterling 925 on the inside. Snaps closed tightly. Has some minor tarnish and scuffs. Sleek design.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Cufflinks and Accessories : Silver : Pre 1980 item #1315048 (stock #JJ1903)
A great pair of modernist sterling silver cufflinks. Tops are made with two pieces of twisted wire and central red cabochons. Marked Sterling on the toggles. Measure 1" long and 1/2" across. Toggles function properly. Have a little tarnish. Very nice quality. Fine mid century design.