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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1423152 (stock #JJ3812)
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$145.00
A vintage large sterling silver and enamel Mid Century Modernist brooch in a geometric design. Made from thick sterling wire and greenish-blue enamel. There are thin wires in the enamel for an interesting effect.

Measures 2 3/8" across and 2 1/4" high. Can be worn with the longer edge up or sideways. Could even be worn as a pendant with a converter. Has a rollover safety clasp that holds securely. Has some minor surface scratches and a little tarnish.

Fine craftsmanship. Unsigned. ...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1423042 (stock #JJ3750)
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$1,100.00
An important, rare modernist brooch by the renowned New York City African American jeweler, Art Smith. Made from Sterling Silver with a bezel set chrysoprase stone in a streamlined mid century modern design.

Measures 3 3/4" long and 1 1/8" at the widest. Marked with the 'Art Smith' script signature and Sterling. Has a secure rollover clasp. In fine condition with minor surface scratches and a little tarnish.

A wonderful example of Mid Century Modernist design.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #1422712 (stock #JJ3563)
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$525.00
A vintage three dimensional pendant in sterling silver designed by Jose Luis Flores of Taxco, Mexico depicting a stylized figure kissing a nude breast. Flores also worked with Hector Aguilar, Miguel Garcia Martinez and Emma.

Measures 4 3/4" long including the large bale and 2 1/2" across. Marked on the back 925, Mexico JLF, and Taxco. Have also seen this with the additional Miguel hallmark in script. Heavy and substantial. Has some tarnish. Pre Eagle.

Wild Picasso-esque design.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1980 item #1422625 (stock #JJ3723)
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$165.00
A vintage Tundra brooch in sterling silver by Frank & Regine Juhls of Norway.

Measures 2" across and 1 5/8"high. Has a bezel set carnelian stone. Marked Juhls 925SS . Rollover clasp holds securely. Has just a little tarnish.

Fine example of Norway's modernist design.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1422622 (stock #JJ3742)
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$185.00
A Mid Century Modernist pair of screw back earrings in a sterling silver oyster or floral design signed Macefield for William Mason and Leonard Field, American studio jewelers who worked in Massachusetts in the 1940's -50's.

These earrings measure 1" across. Screw backs hold securely. Signed Macefield Sterling on the back of each earring. The screw backs are also signed Sterling.

Nice contrast between the textured background and the polished sterling orbs. They are in fine condition with s...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1970 item #1422407 (stock #JJ3749)
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$150.00
A vintage modernist pair of sterling silver earrings by Antonio Pineda, Taxco in the iconic crescent shape which goes with many of his most prized necklaces.

Measure 1 1/4" long and 3/8" wide. Marked with the Antonio crown, 925, Hecho en Mexico and an Eagle 17 mark. Screw backs hold securely. Bezel set onyx is in fine condition with no rough edges. They have some tarnish.

Classic design.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1422113 (stock #JJ3309/3744)
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$200.00
A modernist heart shaped sterling silver pendant and /or curled brooch by noted mid century silversmith, Frances Holmes Boothby. May purchase individually or together.

The pendant measures 1 1/8" high and 1" across. Marked fhb, and Sterling on the back. Fine condition, just a few minor scratches and a little tarnish.

The curled brooch measures almost 2" long and 3/8" wide. Has a rollover clasp that holds securely. This brooch is also marked fhb and sterling. There are some minor surface ...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Scandinavian : Pre 1980 item #1422112 (stock #JJ3796)
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$175.00
A large bronze bracelet by Hannu Ikonen of Finland in the iconic Reindeer Moss design.

This stunning bracelet measures 7" around and 2" at the widest. Has a secure box closure and safety chain. Nice warm patina.

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

Large size really makes it pop.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1422041 (stock #JJ3268)
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$135.00
A pair of vintage modernist sterling silver earrings by the well known NYC modernist jeweler, Henry Steig.

Stylized fish with raised eyes. Opposites so will frame the face when worn.

Screw backs hold securely. Measure about 1 1/8" long and 3/8" across. Marked Steig Sterling on the backs and Sterling on the screw backs.

Well made. They have a little tarnish.

Fun design.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Arts and Crafts : Pre 1970 item #1421021 (stock #JJ37133714)
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$200.00
A vintage sterling silver hand wrought bangle bracelet and brooch by the well regarded silversmith, Herman Glendenning, (1906-1977). Glendenning worked for the prominent silversmith Arthur Stone and attained the Master Craftsman rank of the Society of Arts and Crafts, Boston, in 1927.

The bracelet measures about 7 3/4" around and 5/8" at the widest. Oval shaped so slides on easily. Has flattened and flared ends. Feels solid and substantial.

The brooch measures 1 7/8" long and 1 1/8" at...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1980 item #1420998 (stock #C1551)
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$295.00
A rare glass advertising store display for William Spratling.

Measures 5 3/4" long, 3" high and 1/2" deep at the bottom. Wedge shaped.

Design is chiseled into the back. In fine condition with some very minor nicks at the edges. The marks in the photo are reflections. Has the WS script logo.

Great addition for the Taxco sterling collector.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1420823 (stock #JJ3769)
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$625.00
An abstract, geometric cuff bracelet made of thick sterling wires and flattened sterling curved areas by the NYC jeweler, Henry Steig.

Measures about 5" around with an opening of 1 1/4". Measures 2 1/8" wide. Can probably be adjusted slightly. Fits snugly on my average wrist and does not turn, (which is good). Signed on the inside with Steig Sterling. Has some minor surface scratches and a little tarnish.

Outstanding hand wrought design.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1970 item #1420822 (stock #JJ3777)
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$475.00
A wonderfully constructed heavy necklace or collar by Bent Knudsen, (Bent K), Denmark. Shark fin shaped curved links, thick sterling, hook closure. Very Mid Century.

Marked Sterling, Denmark, Bent K. Measures 14 1/8" around and 1/2" at the widest. Can be adjusted with an extender. We can provide an extender on request. Would be best on a slender neck.

Fine condition, has some minor surface scratches.

One of his most iconic designs.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1970 item #1420742 (stock #JJ3801)
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$650.00
A vintage sterling silver necklace designed by Anton Michelsen, made in Denmark in his highly collectible modernist fringe design. This is the all silver colored version.

Measures 15 1/2" long. Because it has a toggle clasp, an extender could be attached for added length. Marked with the AM Crown hallmark, Denmark and Sterling. Toggle clasp holds securely.

Silver has a warm patina, fine condition. Has a little tarnish, the new owner may want to polish, but we left it the way we found it.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Arts and Crafts : Pre 1980 item #1420741 (stock #JJ3743)
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$175.00
A well made sterling silver cuff bracelet with a hand chased floral pattern. Signed Hand Made by David Studio N.O.L.A.

Measures about 5 1/4" around with an opening of 1 1/4". Can be adjusted somewhat if needed. Measures 1 1/8" wide.

In fine condition with minimal surface scratches and a little tarnish.

Has an Arts and Crafts feel. Quality piece from a hard to find silversmith.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1970 item #1420314 (stock #JJ3725)
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$3,200.00
An important, rare modernist brooch by the renowned African American jeweler, Art Smith. Has a copper ball caged in swirled brass coils. The ball moves for an interesting effect.

Measures 3 1/4" long and 2 3/8" at the widest. Marked with the 'Art Smith' script signature. Has a secure rollover clasp. In fine condition with areas of tarnish.

A wonderful example of Mid Century Modernist design.

All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Pre 1990 item #1420022 (stock #rs)
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$195.00
A Mexican Sterling Silver heavy choker necklace from Taxco.

Has graduated concave links and five central flat links for an interesting contrast. Very heavy, weighs 146 grams. Measures 16 3/4" long and 1 1/4" at the widest. Signed TS-87 Mexico and 925 on the back of the clasp. Has a box clasp that holds securely. Has some minor surface scratches and tarnish.

Looks and feels great on!

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1419753 (stock #JJ3751)
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$160.00
A vintage large sterling silver Mid Century Modernist brooch in the shape of a five pointed star. Made from thick sterling wire, lightly hammered at the turns.

Marked Sterling and Hand Made on the back. The 'Hand Made' mark is semicircular, but we have not been able to identify the artisan. Measures 2 5/8" across the diagonal and 2" high. Has a rollover safety clasp that holds securely. Has some minor surface scratches and a little tarnish.

Fine craftsmanship. Great studio piece.