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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 : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1980 item #1392855 (stock #JJ3321)
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$165.00
A great example of Finnish Modernist design, a necklace of bronze with three cascading pendants by Hannu Ikonen.

Pendant measures 3" at the widest and 5 7/8" in total to the top of the bale. Chain measures 24" long and has a hook closure.

Fine condition. Nice contrasts of layers and textures. Impressive design.

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 : Scandinavian : Pre 1970 item #1392960 (stock #JJ3099)
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$145.00
A three dimensional sterling silver brooch in what looks like a smiling lips design by Elis Kauppi for Kupittaan Kulta of Finland.

This modernist brooch measures 2 3/8" across and 1/2" high. Marked with Kauppi's anvil mark, Sterling and Finland. Has an earlier style trombone clasp which holds securely. Fine condition, has minor tarnish.

Wonderful example of Scandinavian modernist jewelry.

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 : Arts and Crafts : Pre 1920 item #1393330 (stock #JJ3291)
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$165.00
An early example of an Arts and Crafts brooch, probably from Denmark.

Measures 2 1/4" across and 1 7/8" high. Has a central oval brown bezel set cabochon that may be Carnelian. Marked 826, which was the Danish silver standard used until about 1911. Also marked with an incised 'S'. Has a 'C' clasp closure which holds securely. The brooch has some tarnish. There is a small chip to the edge of the stone near the bezel, which may have occurred when it was set. There is some minor wear to t...

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 1960 item #1393473 (stock #JJ2682)
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$275.00
A mid century modernist pendant by the American studio jeweler, Paul Miller. This piece is constructed of 2 overlapping triangles with a third textured triangle overlay.

Measures 2" long and 1 1/4" at the widest. Marked Sterling and Paul Miller on the back. Has a little tarnish and a few minor surface scratches.

Could be worn on either a chain, neck ring or cord. Very fine example of his work.

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 : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1980 item #1393628 (stock #JJ3373)
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$160.00
A bronze bracelet by Hannu Ikonen of Finland in the iconic Reindeer Moss design.

Measures about 8" around and 2" across the front. Can be adjusted.

Nice warm patina. Thick bronze wire. Lots of detail and well crafted.

We have the matching clip earrings and small pendant in other listings. Would combine shipping.

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 : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Pre 1910 item #1393880
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$325.00
A Dirk Van Erp Shell Casing Vase from the early Mare Island period. This brass vase measures about 3 1/2" tall, good condition does have some irregularity at top. Nice example.
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.