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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 : 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 : 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 : 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 : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1394477 (stock #JJ3314)
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$325.00
An abstract sterling silver bracelet made up of 6 curved and flattened sterling bars connected with rivetsby NYC studio jeweler, Henry Steig. Has a very industrial feel.

Measures about 8" around. Slides on to the wrist. Signed on the inside with Steig Sterling. Has some minor surface scratches.

Dark patina, fine hand wrought design.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1394565 (stock #JJ3318)
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$160.00
A very unusual brooch constructed of a branch of exotic wood layered with sterling silver and adorned with pearls.

Measures 2 1/2" long and 1" at the widest. Has a rollover clasp that holds securely.

Fine condition. Well crafted, warm patina.

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...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1398604 (stock #JJ3406)
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$495.00
A modernist large brooch by the noted NYC jeweler, Paul Lobel. Made of sterling silver with a wire overlay. Signed on the back, LOBEL, Sterling.

Measures 1 3/4" across and 3 3/4" high. Has a rollover closure that holds securely. Has some tarnish, minor surface scratches and a little extra solder where the wire is attached which is original. Could also be worn as a pendant with a chain through the large loop.

Classic LOBEL design.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1399143 (stock #JJ3328)
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$125.00
A sterling silver abstract brooch by the MCM jeweler, Martin Lasak who studied under Joseph Skinger.

Measures 2 1/8" long and 1 3/4" across. Marked Sterling Lasak. Rollover clasp holds securely. Lightly hammered. Has some minor tarnish.

Fine craftsmanship. Unique design.

All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1970 item #1399295 (stock #MM467)
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$575.00
A vintage mid century modernist dish by William Spratling with four Rosewood feet.

Measures 1 1/8" high and 3 5/8" across. Marked with the conjoined Script 'WS' and Eagle #63. These were the marks used between 1965-67. In good condition, has some tarnish and very minor dings to the body that can mostly be seen from the underside. There are some minor crimps to some of the edges. The wood feet are in very nice condition.

Fine Spratling design.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1400546 (stock #JJ3420)
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$165.00
A modernist Sterling Silver brooch by Ed Levin in a figure eight design with a coral and pearl bead.

Measures 1 5/8" long and 1/2" wide. Marked LEVIN and Sterling. This is an earlier mark. Mid 20th Century. Fine condition. Has a rollover clasp that holds securely.

Classic MCM design.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1401436 (stock #JJ2944)
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$125.00
A vintage modernist hand wrought sterling silver brooch with an overlay of thick polished sterling in a squiggle design.

Measures about 1 5/8" across and 1 1/8" at the widest. Marked Hand Wrought Sterling. Secure clasp. Fine condition with minor surface scratches and a little tarnish. There is a little wear to the oxidized background.

Reminds us of the work of Ed Levin or C. Leslie Smith. Well made and substantial. Bold design.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1970 item #1403225 (stock #JJ3496)
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$695.00
A striking necklace with three suspended mixed metals pendants by Winifred Mason Chenet, who was an African American woman hand crafting jewelry in Greenwich Village. She reportedly worked with and trained Art Smith, a well respected African American modernist jeweler.

This necklace is made of copper with brass overlays and connections of copper rivets and wire. Measures 15" long and closes securely with a hook clasp. The pendants are 1 1/2" wide and 1 5/8" high. Signed with her stylized 'che...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1970 item #1403416 (stock #JJ3559)
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$195.00
A vintage pair of sterling silver screw back earrings with moonstone cabochons by Antonio Pineda, Taxco.

Measure 3/4" long and 5/8" wide. Marked with the Antonio crown, and an Early Eagle 17 mark. Screw backs hold securely. Have some tarnish.

Beautifully made, classic Antonio.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1403689 (stock #JJ3551)
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$425.00
A modernist brooch by the noted NYC jeweler, Paul Lobel. Made of sterling silver with a wire overlay. Signed on the back, LOBEL, Sterling.

Measures 2 1/4" long and 1" across. Has a rollover closure that holds securely. Has some tarnish, and minor surface scratches . Could also be worn as a pendant with a chain through the large loop.

Classic three dimensional Paul LOBEL design.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1970 item #1403714 (stock #JJ3554)
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$225.00
A wonderful modernist organic openwork bib necklace in plated pewter by the noted Canadian jeweler, Guy, (Gilles), Vidal.

Measures 14" around and 2 1/8" at the widest. Has one central curved rigid link and three small links on either side. Spring clasp holds securely. An extender could be added to the clasp if needed. Has the stylized GV maker's mark on the back. Fine condition.

Great example.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Arts and Crafts : Pre 1970 item #1403860 (stock #JJ3533)
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$295.00
A vintage hand wrought sterling silver necklace with an Arts and Crafts feel by the well known Boston silversmith, Ella Cone, comprised of linked leaves and scrolls.

Measures 15 1/4" long, could be lengthened with an extender. Spring clasp holds securely. Marked Sterling, XTO, and Ella L. Cone on each leaf. Has a little tarnish and minor surface scratches.

Well made, fine quality. Lays nicely on the neck.