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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1980 item #1380135 (stock #JJ2541)
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$135.00
A mid century modern necklace with a large pendant in pewter by Eivind Hillestad, Norway. Marked EH, and 79. Pendant has long segmented leaves. Measures 3 3/4" long to the top of the bale and 2" across. Chain is 32" long and slips over the head. In nice condition with some minor scratches. Cool mod design!
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1970 item #1426421 (stock #JJ3830)
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$625.00
A vintage modernist sterling silver bracelet with overlapping triangles designed by Bent Gabrielsen for Hans Hansen, Denmark.

Measures about 7" long and 1" wide. Has an ingenious clasp with a screw that locks in place, very safe.

Marked with script Hans Hansen, Denmark, and 925S. In fine condition with some surface scratches and a little tarnish.

Sleek and well crafted. Great example of Scandinavian modernist design.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1426909 (stock #JJ3814)
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$375.00
A very long sterling silver curved brooch by noted San Francisco silversmith, Franz Bergmann.

Measures 5" long and 1" at the widest. Signed with the artisan's conjoined FB and sterling.

Constructed of three curved thick sterling wires with connectors. Features a rollover clasp that holds securely. Has some tarnish. The pin closure is slightly bent.

Would look fantastic on a lapel of either a man or a woman. Fine example.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1359573 (stock #JJ2470)
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$195.00
A vintage sterling silver abstract pendant with a pearl in a free flowing organic design. Marked with a maker's hallmark of DW in a square and 925. Pendant measures 2 1/2" long and 1 1/2" across. Currently suspended on a silk or satin cord. Has a large bale so could be worn on a neck ring or thick chain. Fine condition. Interesting contrast between smooth and textured sterling surfaces.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1414506 (stock #JJ3729JJ1610)
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$495.00
A bracelet and a pair of modernist sterling silver screw back earrings in a Paul Lobel design. Constructed of thick curved sterling wire.

Bracelet measures 7 1/2" long and 7/8" wide and closes with a secure hook clasp. Screw backs measure 1 1/4" long and 5/8" across and hold tightly. Screw backs are marked Sterling T2, which is found on better quality artisan jewelry.

Possibly unsigned Lobel. Minor surface scratches. All pieces have a warm patina and are wonderfully crafted.

May purc...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1392331 (stock #JJ3339)
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$375.00
A long pitchfork shaped sterling silver brooch by Jean Lasnier. He was a member of the Metal Arts Guild between 1951-64 with many of the well known studio artisans of the Mid Century Modern jewelry movement.

Made of polished sterling with a central textured piece for an interesting contrast. Measures 4" long and 1" across at the widest. Marked Sterling and Lasnier on the back. Has a rollover clasp that holds securely.

Fine condition. Striking design.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1980 item #1396793 (stock #JJ3422)
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$265.00
A vintage modernist pair of sterling silver earrings by Antonio Pineda, Taxco with oval onyx cabochons.

Measure 3/4" across and 3/4" high. Marked with the Antonio crown, and an Eagle 1 mark. Clips hold securely. These earrings have some slight dings to the edges and some tarnish. The back of the clips show some wear.

Well crafted, classic Pineda design.

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 : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1345325 (stock #JJ2355)
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$165.00
A vintage modernist sterling silver cuff with a space age design. Measures 5" around with a 1 1/8" opening and about 1" wide. Could be adjusted slightly. Has a little tarnish. Fun 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 : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1400546 (stock #JJ3420)
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$165.00
A modernist Sterling Silver brooch by Ed Levin in a figure eight design with a coral and pearl bead.

Measures 1 5/8" long and 1/2" wide. Marked LEVIN and Sterling. This is an earlier mark. Mid 20th Century. Fine condition. Has a rollover clasp that holds securely.

Classic MCM design.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1980 item #1391603 (stock #JJ3263)
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$195.00
A vintage, modernist sterling silver pendant necklace designed by Pentti Sarpaneva for Turun Hopea Oy of Finland in the 'Pitsi' lace pattern.

Pendant measures 3 1/4" long including the bale and 1" across. Chain measures 25" long and has a hook closure.

Marked with the intertwined TH for Turun Hopea, Crown mark for Finland, 830 for silver standard, Town Mark for Turku and date code which looks like X7 for 1975. Looks like there may be Swedish import marks on the loop of the pendant, but th...

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 #1396952 (stock #JJ3425)
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$1,100.00
An extraordinary hammered sterling silver rigid bracelet from Finland with seven cushion cut cabochons of various colors.

Measures 7" around and 1 5/8" high. Has a wonderful warm dark patina that shows off the lightly hammered finish. Stones are in varying shades of purple, (amethyst), tiger's eye, dark blue, and pale yellow. Marked with the maker's hallmark, SKS, Crown mark for Finland, 916H for silver standard, town mark for Helsinki and date code for 1967.

In fine condition, with mi...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1171948 (stock #JJ732)
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$145.00
A vintage sterling silver brooch by Asheville, North Carolina silversmith, John Bryan. Active in the 50s-60. Brooch measures 3" long and 2 1/2" wide. Three dimensional vine design. Signed Sterling Bryan. Has a rollover safety clasp that hold tightly. Very nice condition with a little tarnish and minor surface scratches. Wonderful organic design.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1950 item #1410953 (stock #JJ3625)
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$495.00
A vintage modernist sterling silver rare buckle by Hans Hansen, Denmark.

Measures about 2 1/4" across and 1 3/8" tall. Marked with the fancier HaH, and 925S. Mark dates from 1937-47. Also inscribed on the back with the date 23-5-41. In fine condition with a warm patina, very minor surface scratches and a little tarnish.

Well crafted. Have not seen another example like this.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1980 item #1372827 (stock #JJ2932)
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$475.00
A vintage modernist sterling silver heavy chain choker necklace designed by Marianne Berg for UNI David Andersen, Norway. Measures 15 3/4" long. Thick sterling, very substantial. Signed UNI D-A 925S M. B. This necklace came with another UNI D-A necklace that was also marked Hand Made. This necklace is made the same way, but is missing the Hand Made stamp. In very nice condition, has just a little tarnish and minor surface scratches. Circa 1970s. Hook closure holds securely. Wonderful modernist...
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.