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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1391985 (stock #JJ3184)
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$525.00
A sterling silver hand wrought necklace with a central pendant of cascading flattened pebbles by the mid century modernist studio jeweler, Ruth Berridge, (1921-2004).

The necklace measures about 14 1/2" long, and the longest drop is 1 1/2". Marked Berridge Hand Made on the back of one of the links near the clasp. Also marked © Berridge Hand Made on the back of one of the 'pebbles'. In addition the necklace is marked Sterling in three places on the hooks. The two hooks hold securely. An ex...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1391983 (stock #JJ3330)
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$1,750.00
An amazing sterling silver Cuff Bracelet by the well known Arizona modernist silversmith, H. Fred Skaggs. Has one huge central oval greenish-black cabochon surrounded by thick sterling curls.

Measures about 5 1/2" around with an opening of 1 1/2". Can be adjusted slightly. Cabochon measures 3 3/8" long and 2" wide. The bracelet has tarnish, we will leave the decision to polish or not up to the new owner.

Signed Sterling Hand Made H. Fred Skaggs. A very substantial piece, weighs ab...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1391913 (stock #JJ3313)
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$395.00
A vintage three dimensional large sterling silver pendant by Modernist Jeweler, Russell Secrest.

This pendant, which measures 2 1/4" in diameter and 2 3/8" high, has an organic contrasting polished and darkened design. Made from thick silver. The 24" long chain has alternating long and round links and is marked Sterling on the spring clasp. Each half of the chain comes together at the bale. Pendant is marked Secrest Sterling.

Fine example of his work.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1960 item #1391744 (stock #JJ3317)
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$375.00
A delicate sterling silver neck ring with three cascading clear blue orbs by Bent Knudsen, Denmark. Marked Sterling, Denmark, and Bent K near the hook closure.

Measures 16" around. The longest drop falls 2 1/2". Fine condition, has a little tarnish. We did not polish it.

Very Mid Century.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Arts and Crafts : Pre 1940 item #1391736 (stock #JJ3138)
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$145.00
A vintage sterling silver hammered money clip made by the Gaylord Silvercraft in Wallingford, CT. The Gaylord Farm Sanitarium was active from 1923-1944 and was organized by William Waldo Dodge.

Measures about 2 3/8" long and 1" wide. Marked Sterling, Hand Wrought and with an impressed upright hammer flanked by two wings for the maker. It currently has a 'G' monogram, but could probably be buffed out.

Fine work, quality piece.

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 : Mexican : Pre 1980 item #1391602 (stock #JJ3292)
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$175.00
A pair of vintage Mexican Sterling Silver screw back earrings by Sigi Pineda in a modernist, whimsical creature design. Have a polished layer of sterling over an oxidized background for an interesting contrast.

Signed Sigi Tasco in the back of one earring, and Sterling, Made in Mexico, around an eagle mark on the back of the other. Have great detail, and are mirror images.

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

Fine condition, have a little tarnish. Very un...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Arts and Crafts : Pre 1930 item #1390751 (stock #JJ3290)
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$265.00
An Arts and Crafts sterling silver brooch with leaves or vines by the Chicago silver firm, Kalo.

Measures approximately 2 1/8" across and 1 1/2" high. Marked Hand Wrought Sterling Kalo. Has a rollover safety clasp that holds securely.

Fine condition, warm patina.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1960 item #1390699 (stock #JJ3210)
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$145.00
A vintage 830 silver bracelet with eight links from the well known Danish Silversmith, Carl Brumberg Hansen, Copenhagen.

This bracelet is about 7 1/2" long including the hook clasp which fastens securely. Measures 1/2" wide. Marked 830S, (the silver standard for Denmark), and CBH.

Shows minor surface scratches. Warm patina, quality workmanship. Classic Danish design.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1390687 (stock #JJ3287)
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$165.00
A vintage modernist sterling silver brooch in the shape of an owl.

Measures 1 3/4" high and 1 3/8" at the widest. Has a safety clasp that holds securely. There is some tarnish and minor surface scratches.

Three layers of sterling with darkened areas for effect. Love the little feet. Reminiscent of the animals done by Frances Holmes Boothby and Betty Cooke. Unsigned.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Arts and Crafts : Pre 1930 item #1390573 (stock #JJ2970)
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$195.00
A sterling silver stick pin from Shreve & Company, San Francisco, with green and red enamel in a Christmas Holiday design. Also has styled initials, maybe CH on the front.

Measures 2 1/4" long and the decorated part is 5/8" across. Marked Shreve & Co on the back.

In fine condition. Wonderful Arts and Crafts design.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1980 item #1390572 (stock #JJ3165)
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$275.00
A butterfly brooch in Sterling Silver with Turquoise and Amethyst by Matilde Poulat.

Measures 1 5/8" across and 2 1/4" tall. Marked MATL, Mexico, 925 and Eagle #129. Also marked MATL Mexico 925 and Salas.

Amethyst stone is faceted. Has a rollover safety clasp that holds tightly. You can see a little bit of the impression of the mark from the back through the top of the front. Has a little tarnish.

Fine condition. Classic MATL design.

All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pre 1990 item #1390564 (stock #JJ3312)
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$275.00
A vintage modernist sterling silver ring by the well known Mexican jeweler and sculptor, Sergio Bustamante.

This three dimensional ring, depicting a face holding an mask of another face in front of it measures about a size 8 1/2. The front of the ring measures 1/2" across and 1 1/2" high. Also measures 5/8" off the finger. Signed on the front of the arm Bustamante © and stamped MEX, GA39, and 925 on the back. Has a gold wash on one of the faces and the arm.

In fine condition. A gre...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1960 item #1390558 (stock #JJ3315)
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$135.00
A vintage modernist sterling silver pendant by Elis Kauppi for Kupittaan Kulti Oy, Turku Finland. A three dimensional design with overlapping flowers.

Measures about 1 5/8" across and 1 7/8" high including the bale. In very nice condition with a dark patina, we did not polish it.

Marked with the Anvil, and 925S on one side of the bale and Finland on the other side. Fine example of Kauppi's work.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1390552 (stock #JJ3310)
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$425.00
A vintage sterling silver and pearl hand wrought choker necklace by the California Modernist, Esther Lewittes.

Measures 14 1/2" long but hard to measure exactly due to the curvature of the links. Probably closer to 15". An extender could be added to the back if necessary. Signed Lewittes Sterling. Has a hook closure that holds securely.

Fine condition, has a warm patina. Classic example of her work.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1980 item #1390517 (stock #JJ2495JJ3003)
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$200.00
A vintage modernist bronze pendant necklace and matching pierced earrings in the Spiderweb design by Hans Sten and Karl Laine from Sten and Laine in Finland.

Pendant measures 3" long to the top of the bale and 2 5/8" at the widest. Chain is attached at the bale and measures about 28" around. Pierced fish hook earrings measure 1 3/8" from the top of the fish hook to the bottom edge. The earrings have the KL mark along the side. The patina on the earrings is a little lighter than the pendant...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1980 item #1390377 (stock #JJ3270)
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$125.00
A vintage modernist bronze pendant and chain by Hans Sten and Karl Laine from Sten and Laine in Finland. Pendant is in the Orbital design.

It measures 2 1/2" long to the top of the bale and 1 7/8" at the widest. Chain is attached at the bale and measures about 21" around.

Has a hook clasp that holds securely. Very nice condition. Great example of Scandinavian modernist design.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Arts and Crafts : Pre 1940 item #1390376 (stock #JJ3286)
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$275.00
A pair of hammered sterling silver buckles by Edward H. Breese, who worked in Chicago from 1921-1940.

Measure 2" across and 1 3/4" high. Each one is marked on the back with the hallmark of EHB in a triangle and style number 126. They are also marked Sterling and Hand Wrought.

They are made from thick sterling and have a dark patina. Would make wonderful brooches.

Rare example from a talented Silversmith.