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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1960 item #1303264 (stock #JJ1826)
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A striking cuff bracelet by Winifred Mason Chenet, who was an African American woman hand crafting jewelry in Greenwich Village. She reportedly worked with and trained Art Smith, a well respected African American modernist jeweler. This bracelet is made of copper with brass overlays and connections of copper rivets and wire. Measures 5 1/2" around with an opening of 1 3/8" and 1 3/4" wide. Signed with her stylized 'chenet'. Wonderfully hand made work.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1353267 (stock #JJ2327)
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$195.00
A sterling silver modernist brooch by Phyllis Sklar, American Mid Century jeweler. Measures 1 1/4" tall and 1 1/8" at the widest. Has the stylized 'p' hallmark. Nice contrast between the oxidized and shiny sterling layers. Rollover clasp holds securely. Has some tarnish and minor surface scratches. Classic Phyllis design.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1232314 (stock #JJ1196)
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$110.00
A vintage modernist sterling silver brooch with a pearl in the shape of an abstract conch shell. Signed Parker Sterling. Measures 1 7/8" long and 1" wide. Has a rollover safety clasp that holds tightly. Interesting flattened surface. Looks like a slice of sterling. Well made, good weight.
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 1980 item #1397732 (stock #JJ3433)
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$395.00
A modernist pendant by the noted NYC jeweler, Paul Lobel. This pendant, made of sterling silver with a wire overlay reminds us of a stylized longhorn. Signed on the back, LOBEL, Sterling.

Measures 1" across and 1 1/4" high including the bale. Chain measures 16" and has a spring closure that holds securely. Has some tarnish and a nick to the silver wire, (which can be buffed out if desired).

Classic LOBEL design.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1322741 (stock #JJ2006)
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$395.00
A classic Ed Wiener design, 'Alien', in a two layered sterling silver pendant. Measures 1 7/8" long and about 1 1/4" wide. Marked Ed Wiener Sterling on the back. Has a large bale so will accommodate a thick chain or neck ring. In very nice condition. Great mid century design.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1207938 (stock #JJ1013)
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$125.00
A pair of vintage modernist sterling silver cuff links by NYC Mid Century jeweler, Idella La Vista. Tops measure 3/4" long and 1/2" wide. Marked La Vista Sterling on each. Toggles swivel. Well made. In nice condition, have some minor scratches and a little tarnish. A little wear to the black finish. There is a very small deeper scratch near one corner. Classic mid century design.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1980 item #1283217 (stock #JJ1593)
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$195.00
A heavy, geometric sterling silver bracelet from Taxco, Mexico. Signed RJP, Eagle #3, 925, Mexico and Sterling. Measures 7" long and 1" wide. Has a box clasp that snaps tightly. Also has a safety chain for added security. Deep incised design. Thick silver. Feels great on.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1970 item #1379433 (stock #JJ3100)
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$185.00
A vintage sterling silver brooch with a high domed shaped light brown stone, (probably smoky topaz), cabochon by Elis Kauppi for Kupittaan Kulta of Finland. This modernist brooch measures 2 1/4" across and 1" high. Reminiscent of Native American designs. Marked with Kauppi's anvil mark, Sterling and Finland. Has an earlier style trombone clasp which holds securely. Fine condition. Wonderful example of Scandinavian modernist jewelry.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1311034 (stock #JJ1901)
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$265.00
A whimsical brooch made of one layer of 950 silver and two layers of Faux Tortoise Shell in the shape of a fish. Has silver inlay for the eye. Measures 2 1/2" long and 1 7/8" high. Has a rollover safety clasp which holds securely. Marked 950 AR on the clasp. Has some minor scratches and tarnish. Fun design.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1970 item #1330042 (stock #JJ2124)
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A vintage modernist sterling silver bracelet by Elis Kauppi for Kupittaan Kulta Oy, Turku Finland. A geometric design with rock crystals and spectrolite stones. Measures about 7" around. The central design measures 1 1/2" across and 2 1/2" long. Hook closure. In very nice condition with minor tarnish. Marked with the Anvil, Finland and 925S, the mark for Turku and Q7 for 1969. Great example of Scandinavian modernist jewelry.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1970 item #1403225 (stock #JJ3496)
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$695.00
A striking necklace with three suspended mixed metals pendants by Winifred Mason Chenet, who was an African American woman hand crafting jewelry in Greenwich Village. She reportedly worked with and trained Art Smith, a well respected African American modernist jeweler.

This necklace is made of copper with brass overlays and connections of copper rivets and wire. Measures 15" long and closes securely with a hook clasp. The pendants are 1 1/2" wide and 1 5/8" high. Signed with her stylized 'che...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1960 item #1115823
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$399.00
A Fine Painting by the Listed Oklahoma Artist, Eula L. Grimes. Painting measures about 22" by 26" and is signed lower left. Does have a little wear and a couple of scratches, but shows well. Great Mid Century look.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1343794 (stock #JJ2232-2233)
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$325.00
A sterling silver pair of pierced earrings and a matching bangle bracelet by noted modernist jeweler and sculptor, Russell Secrest. Post earrings measure about 1/2" across. The heavy solid sterling bangle bracelet measures about 7 1/2" around the inside and 3/8" wide. Marked Secrest sterling on the back of each earring and inside the bracelet. Nice contrast of dark and light. Striking 3 dimensional design. We will sell the earrings and bracelet individually or as a set.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1254567 (stock #JJ13889)
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A rare and early brooch by American Modernist Jeweler, Ed Levin in an exotic wood with sterling silver overlay and copper rivets. Measures 2 1/4" long and 1 1/4" across. Has a rollover safety clasp that holds tightly. Pin is slightly bent. Marked LEVIN Sterling. Has a little wear to the edge of the wood on the back and some minor scratches and light tarnish to the sterling. Great mid century design.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1980 item #1394177 (stock #JJ3308)
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$175.00
A vintage sterling silver ring by David Andersen in a modernist shield design. Could be worn facing up or down. Marked with David Andersen, 925S, and Norway-Sterling.

Ring is adjustable and currently measures about size 7 1/2. In fine vintage condition, has some minor surface scratches. There is a little bit of roughness on the bottom of one edge that could probably be buffed out if preferred.

Great streamlined design.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Georg Jensen : Pre 1980 item #1350162 (stock #JJ2397)
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$250.00
A modernist sterling silver ring, #89 by Georg Jensen, designed by Henning Koppel in the shape of a stylized heart. Measures about a size 6. Marked Georg Jensen in a dotted oval, Sterling Denmark and style #89. In very nice condition with minor nicks and scratches. Great modernist design.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1345137 (stock #JJ2246)
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$165.00
An unusual hand wrought brooch or pendant in thick sterling silver with a brown gemstone bead. Measures 3 1/2" long and 1 5/8" at the widest. Has rods of sterling that are different heights and small holes around the brown bead for an interesting effect. The bar for the pin closure is neatly hidden behind the long bale so it will not show when worn on a chain. Has a rollover clasp that holds securely. Has a little tarnish. Thick sterling, heavy piece. Well crafted.