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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1980 item #1392321 (stock #JJ3338)
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$165.00
A vintage sterling silver ring with inlaid abalone in a chunky modernist style by Palle Bisgaard from Denmark. Size 7. Has angled sides for an interesting effect.

Top measures 3/4" square. Sits 3/8" off the finger. Has some minor tarnish and surface scratches.

Fine example of his work.

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 : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1392825 (stock #JJ3349)
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$695.00
A sterling silver double pendant with two fused glass on clay jewels by noted modernist jeweler, Elsa Freund, (1912-2001).

Inner neck ring measures about 16" around. Smaller drop measures 1 3/8" long and 1/2" across. Lower pendant measures 1 7/8" long and 7/8" across. Lower pendant is signed Elsa on the back. The front has a 4" drop in total.

Classic Elsaramics sparkling blue and off white iridescent jewels. Hook closure on the side fastens securely. Light hammering to the silver. La...

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 : Arts and Crafts : Pre 1940 item #1392961 (stock #JJ3319)
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$165.00
A vintage sterling silver hand wrought brooch with a Poppy theme by Stavre Gregor Panis.

Measures 1 1/2" across. Marked with the SGP in a shield hallmark and Sterling. Light hammering. Has a rollover safety clasp that holds securely. Has a warm patina with minor tarnish.

Fine Arts and Crafts design.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1392973 (stock #JJ3352)
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$295.00
An abstract sterling silver brooch by Modernist NYC Silversmith, Henry Steig. Has a folded design with a pearl.

Measures just under 2" long and 3/8" at the widest. Rollover clasp holds securely. There is a little wear to the top surface of the pearl but you have to use a loupe to see it.

Signed on the back Steig Sterling.

Fine example of Mid Century Minimalist jewelry.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #1392981 (stock #JJ3347)
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$395.00
A vintage solid sterling silver ring by William Spratling with a dome design. The ring is from the first design period.

Measures about a size 10.5. Dates from before 1946. Marked with the script 'WS' surrounded by Spratling Made in Mexico, and Spratling Silver. Marks show some wear. This ring has minor wear to the surface appropriate to the age, some tarnish and surface scratches.

Nice heft. Could be worn by a man or a woman. Classic design.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1960 item #1393119 (stock #JJ3334)
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$175.00
A pair of vintage Mexican Sterling Silver screw back earrings by Sigi Pineda in a design that looks like hands holding the amethyst cabochons.

Signed Sterling Made in Mexico and design number 257 on the back of one earring, and Plateros Taxco with Eagle #3 mark on the back of the other. Plateros was the first name of Sigi's shop in 1952. He eventually renamed it Sigi. They are mirror images and frame the face when worn.

Measure 1 7/8" long and 1/2" at the widest. Screw backs hold s...

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 : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1393203 (stock #JJ3218)
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$175.00
A vintage large organic sterling silver pendant in a modernist design. The bottom ends are not connected, but rather overlap slightly for an interesting affect.

Measures 3 1/4" across and almost 5" from the top of the bale to the tip of the dangling beads. Has a large bale so will accommodate a thick chain, neck ring or cord. Marked on the back with a Maker's Mark that looks like an insect, Israel and 925. Also marked with the silver standard for Israel near the bale.

Has a small brown...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1393472 (stock #JJ3139)
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$130.00
A modernist pair of sterling silver screw back earrings by Charles H. Cole, born 1908 and active 1930s-50s. He signed his work with a face hallmark. The facial features spell out his last name. Also signed Sterling and ©. Screw backs are also marked sterling.

Measure about 1 1/8" long and 5/8" at the widest.

Hand made, you can see very light hammering. They are in a floral design with cascading tendrils. Screw backs hold securely. Fine condition, from a talented silversmith.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1393575 (stock #JJ3199)
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$395.00
A sterling silver hand wrought necklace with sixteen cascading prong set Austrian cut crystals of various sizes by the mid century modernist studio jeweler, Ruth Berridge, (1921-2004).

The necklace measures about 14 1/2" long, and the longest drop falls 3". Marked Berridge on the back of both parts of the clasp. The two hooks hold securely. An extender could be added if needed.

Fine condition. This piece is from her estate. Very delicate work from a gifted artist.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1393871 (stock #JJ2891)
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$145.00
A very interesting sterling silver hook bracelet with a rectangular bone inlay. Measures 7" around and 3/8" wide.

Marked with what looks like YUXO or YUKO 925 behind the inlay and on the inside of the band. May be Chinese or Japanese, not sure.

Fine condition, shows some minor wear. Warm patina, pretty striations to the bone.

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 : Mexican : Pre 1970 item #1394418 (stock #JJ3382)
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$375.00
A Taxco, Mexico Sterling Silver belt buckle with wrapped wire on three sides by William Spratling. This is from his third design period 1951-1967.

Measure 1 3/8" across and 1 1/4" wide. Will accommodate a belt 1" wide. Marked on the back with the conjoined Script WS and 925. Solid and heavy for the size.

Has some tarnish and minor scratches.

Rare design.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Arts and Crafts : Pre 1960 item #1394543 (stock #JJ3392)
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$165.00
A well crafted, hand wrought sterling silver brooch by Albino Manca in an Arts and Crafts design.

Measures about 2 1/2" long and 1 3/8" at the widest. Marked Hand Wrought, Sterling, A. Manca. Has a double prong clasp with a squeeze closure that holds securely. Was probably a fur clip originally .

Warm patina, fine condition.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Latin American : Pre 1980 item #1394931 (stock #JJ3403)
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$145.00
A vintage panel bracelet with Pre Columbian birds from Ecuador in 900 silver.

Measures 6 3/4" long and 5/8" wide. Has a very unique slide in box clasp with a swing over safety latch for extra security. Marked on the back Ecuador, 900 and with a partial maker's mark that looks like leaves in a triangle.

In fine condition with very minor wear. Nice weight and striking 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...