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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1428853 (stock #JJ2737)
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$245.00
A organic, sterling silver modernist ring by Henry Steig.

Measures about a size 7. Almost 1/2" high. Marked Sterling Steig on the inside. Reminds us of flattened chain.

Fine example of his work.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1980 item #1428768 (stock #JJ3850)
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$425.00
A stand out modernist sterling silver ring from Finland by Pekka Piekainen for Auran Kultaseppa. Iconic flared design. Very heavy and solid.

Marked on the back of the shank for Kultaseppa, Finland silver standard, 925, Town mark for Turku, and X7 for 1976. Also marked with the maker's mark and Finland. About a size 8.

In fine condition with some surface scratches and tarnish, shows some surface wear. There is a very tiny ding at one corner on the underside, you really have to look for it. ...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1980 item #1428706 (stock #JJ3825)
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$345.00
A lightly hammered sterling silver bangle bracelet by Tone Vigeland. Measures 2 1/2" across the inside and 2 3/8" high. Also measures about 7" around the inner circumference. Slightly oval so easier to slip on. Better for a small to medium wrist.

Marked with the ND and the Plus sign for Norway Designs Plus, conjoined TV for Tone Vigeland, Sterling, 925S and Norway.

Nice weight and quality. Fine condition with a warm patina. Great example.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1428704 (stock #JJ3202)
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$465.00
A modernist pendant by the noted NYC jeweler, Paul Lobel. This pendant is made of sterling silver in the shape of a stylized leaf with a wire overlay which wraps around to become the bale. Signed on the back, LOBEL, Sterling. Has some tarnish and minor surface scratches. Measures 1 7/8" across and 3" high including the bale.

Chain measures 17" and has a hook closure that holds securely.

Not sure if the chain is original to the pendant. We have seen many Lobel pendants suspended from sim...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1428501 (stock #JJ3848)
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$325.00
An extra long vintage hammered sterling silver circles necklace from the American Studio Modernist jeweler, John Lewis.

Great hammered texture, circles are various sizes. Measures 38" long. Closes with his classic hook clasp. Marked Sterling and with the crossed JL mark of the artist.

Could be worn as a double strand necklace as pictured or as a belt.

Very nice condition, has some minor scratches and darkened patina. Nice hand wrought feel.

Classic John Lewis.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1428281 (stock #JJ3406)
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$225.00
A mid century modernist three dimensional sterling silver brooch in the shape of an abstract cello. Very similar to the iconic Paul Lobel design. Unsigned.

Measures 3 1/4" long and 1 1/8" at the widest. Has a rollover safety clasp that holds securely. Well constructed. Has some minor surface scratches and some tarnish.

Fine design.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1980 item #1428280 (stock #JJ2757)
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$145.00
A vintage modernist sterling silver ring in a size 7 1/4 signed with either the mark for Kultateollisuus Ky or Kultaseppa Salovaara. May have been designed by Jorma Laine.

Also has the Crown, 925, the town mark for Turku and U7 for 1973. The maker's mark is partially struck so hard to read.

Has a bark like texture in the front with openings and balls of various sizes.

In very nice condition, has some tarnish.

Very unusual.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1427980 (stock #JJ3816)
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$950.00
A vintage sterling silver Mid Century Modernist pendant by Betty Cooke with lots of 'Bubbles'.

The pendant measures 2 3/4" high including the bale and 1 1/4" at the widest and 3/16" thick. Signed Cooke Sterling on the side. Has some minor surface scratches and a little tarnish.

Currently suspended from a sterling silver neck collar with a secure hook clasp. Collar is marked STER. Collar measures about 16" around and can be opened wider to put on.

Well made with a stunning design. Gre...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1427846 (stock #JJ3840)
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$165.00
A modernist lightly hammered sterling silver double wire neck collar by Ed Levin.

Measures 12" around with an opening of 2". Flexible so can be opened wider to put on. Sits just above the collar bone.

Signed © Ed Levin, and STER. Fine condition with minor surface scratches and a little tarnish.

Unusual Ed Levin design. Haven't seen this neck ring before.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1427774 (stock #JJ3819)
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$425.00
A pair of vintage modernist sterling silver earrings by noted NYC silversmith, Ed Wiener. The bottom sections move when you walk. Three dimensional design.

Measure 2 1/4" long and 3/4" at the widest. Marked Ed Wiener, Sterling. Clips hold securely. They are opposites so frame the face when worn.

Cool Mid Century design.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1427534 (stock #JJ3839)
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$495.00
A vintage hand wrought modernist sterling pendant strung on a green silk cord by noted mid century jeweler, Mary Schimpff Webb, (1922-2019).

The central pendant set with a large green stone has light hammering. The pendant measures 1 7/8" long and 1 1/4" across. The four links and the hook clasp are also hand wrought sterling silver. Marked Schimpff sterling on the back. Measures about 22" long in total.

Hook closure holds securely. Has some tarnish, we did not polish it. There is some m...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Arts and Crafts : Pre 1940 item #1427496 (stock #JJ3828)
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$265.00
A well crafted sterling silver cuff bracelet in the Chicago tradition of Arts and Crafts jewelry.

Lightly hammered. Measures 6" around with an opening of 3/4". Measures 1 1/8" at the widest. Marked Sterling and Handwrought. Has an intricate floral design around a central dog tooth pearl.

Warm patina, fine condition. Wonderful example of Arts and Crafts silver work.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #1427495 (stock #JJ3826)
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$195.00
A vintage modernist pair of sterling silver screw back earrings by Hector Aguilar from Taxco, Mexico.

Measure 5/8" long and 5/8" wide. Marked with the early conjoined HA mark circa 1940-45.

Thick silver, high quality. Screw backs hold securely. Have some tarnish.

Classic design.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1427448 (stock #JJ3832)
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$495.00
A modernist sterling silver necklace by noted artisan, Johannan Peter from the Israeli artist colony, Ein-Hod.

Two layers of sterling, the bottom has a lightly hammered texture. The top wires serve as embellishment and also as the link connectors.

Marked Made in Israel, ST, 925, 'PH'. Has a hook clasp which holds securely. Dark, warm patina. There is a minor repair to one of the connectors on the back that can't be seen from the front. Measures 16" long and 1 1/8" at the widest.

Looks ...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1427347 (stock #JJ3838)
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$165.00
An interesting hand made abstract reticulated pendant with an oval bezel set green stone. The top piece swings on the inverted 'U' shaped silver wire.

Measures 2 1/8" high and 1 3/8" at the widest. 20" chain is marked 900 and closes with a secure spring clasp. The pendant and chain have some tarnish.

Very unusual design. Well crafted.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Scandinavian : Pre 1980 item #1427290 (stock #JJ3820)
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$165.00
A modernist pendant in bronze designed by Jorma Laine, made in Finland. Depicts some kind of Viking creature with horns, very stylized.

This pendant measures 4" long and 2 1/8" wide. Original chain measures 25" long and has a hook clasp that holds securely. Pendant is signed Jorma Laine, Finland and Bronze.

Fine condition. Bold design.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Arts and Crafts : Pre 1920 item #1427009 (stock #JJ3805)
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$295.00
A well crafted sterling silver brooch by the Chicago silversmith Bjarne Meyer. Beautifully hand hammered silver. Bjarne Meyer later worked for Georg Jensen, USA.

Measures almost 2" across and 1 1/4" high.

Marked Sterling and Handwrought by Bjarne. Has an intricate three dimensional repousse floral design and a central turquoise cabochon.

In fine condition with minor tarnish. Rollover clasp holds securely.

Wonderful example of Arts and Crafts silver work.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Scandinavian : Pre 1970 item #1427008 (stock #JJ3745)
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$165.00
A great example of Finland Modernist jewelry from the 1960s, a necklace of bronze in the Kaarna or bark design by Pentti Sarpaneva. This version has 8 dangling balls of various sizes.

Pendant measures 2 7/8" across and 3 3/4" to the top of the bale. Chain measures 25" long and has a hook closure.

Marked Finland and Sarpaneva.

Fine condition. Warm patina. Lots of movement.