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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1980 item #1424513 (stock #JJ3821)
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$475.00
A vintage MCM large sterling silver sun brooch or pendant by the Talleres Monasticos Monks who signed their work EMAUS.

This stylized sun measures 4 1/4" high and 4 1/4" across. Has a large bale so can be worn on a thick chain or neck ring collar. Also has a rollover safety clasp that holds securely. There is a little pitting on the pin part.

Marked EMAUS 925 and Eagle #3 on the bale. There are also some initials that we can't read...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1376459 (stock #JJ3004)
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$195.00
A vintage modernist sterling silver ring with a greyish brown moonstone like cabochon by noted silversmith, Maxwell Chayat. Measures size 7.5. Marked with a partially struck Chayat and Sterling. The ring is in very nice condition, with some tarnish. There is a little bit of roughness to the edge of the cabochon, but most likely was done during production. It was probably resized at one point. Well made and heavy, great mid century design.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1980 item #1434310 (stock #JJ3863)
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$245.00
A vintage modernist sterling silver ring with two orbs surrounded by multiple ribbons by Elis Kauppi's studio Kupittaan Kulta Oy, Turku Finland. A sleek Mid Century Modern design.

Measures about a size 7.5 but may be able to be resized without affecting the hallmarks because they are on the side.

In very nice condition with minor tarnish, tiny nicks along the edge of the band and some minor surface scratches.

Marked with the Anvil, Finland and 925S...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1397626 (stock #JJ3375)
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$365.00
A vintage sterling silver neck ring with a prong set Boulder Opal by American Modernist jeweler, Ronald Hayes Pearson. The smooth sterling surface is contrasted with a textured edge.

This neck ring measures about 12" around the inside with an opening of 3". Can be adjusted slightly. Signed Pearson Sterling. In very nice condition with minor surface scratches.

Very cool mid century design.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Arts and Crafts : Pre 1940 item #1430961 (stock #JJ3732)
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$165.00
An Arts and Crafts sterling silver pendant with a central bezel set Tiger's Eye cabochon. Made from two layers of very lightly hammered silver.

Pendant measures 1 3/4" long and 1 1/2" at the widest. The pendant is hand etched STERL. on the back.

Chain measures about 19" long. Spring clasp is marked sterling and holds securely.

In fine condition with a little tarnish.

Nicely crafted, pretty design.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Arts and Crafts : Pre 1970 item #1096721 (stock #JJ316)
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$135.00
A vintage hand made silver brooch in an Arts and Crafts design with a ceramic square cabochon in the center. Signed ORNO for the artists' cooperative in Warsaw founded in 1949. Also marked with an oval cartouche with a woman's head facing right and 'W' for Warsaw and the number 3. There is also another head facing right. 800 Silver. Measures 2" across. Has a 'C' clasp that holds tightly. Dark patina. Very good condition. Nice weight and well made.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1980 item #1436026 (stock #JJ3860)
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$135.00
A very unique modernist pendant in sterling silver with a small turquoise colored cabochon, reminiscent of the work of Lapponia. Signed with stylized initials that we are unable to identify and 925S for Sterling.

The pendant measures 3/4" high and 7/8" at the widest. Currently on a Mexican sterling silver open ended neck ring. The bale is large enough to accommodate a thick chain instead.

The neck ring measures 14" around with a gap of 2 1/4"...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Arts and Crafts : Pre 1920 item #1442949 (stock #JJ3972)
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$225.00
An Arts and Crafts hammered sterling silver bar pin brooch by the Art Silver Shop of Chicago. Has a central fresh water pearl.

Measures about 2 1/2" long and 1/4" wide.

Marked on the back with Hand Made, Art Silver Shop, conjoined TASS hallmark, and Sterling.

Beautifully made, has a warm patina. Early style 'C' clasp holds securely.

Fine example.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1413053 (stock #JJ3660)
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A wonderfully crafted brooch of 18K & 24K gold with a central carved piece of coral by Miyé Matsukata who had Atelier Janiyé in Boston.

This brooch measures 2 7/8" long and 1 1/4" high. Marked Janiyé,18K and 24K on the back. The coral is held in place with four delicate prongs. Has a rollover safety clasp that holds securely. Beautiful condition, coral is a deep salmon color with glimmers of cream...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1387573 (stock #JJ3272)
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$375.00
A modernist cast sterling silver pendant in a 'pitchfork' design by noted Mid Century silversmith Christian Schmidt, (1926-1974). Signed with his stylized 'S' hallmark and Sterling. Measures 2 3/8" long and 7/8" across. Three dimensional curved design. Interesting contrast of dark textured patina on the sides and polished surfaces on the top. Would look great on either an neck ring or chain.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Arts and Crafts : Pre 1920 item #1362825 (stock #JJ2694)
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$195.00
A well crafted sterling silver brooch signed Sterling Handwrought and The Gorham Co. Probably executed by the Chicago silversmith Bjarne Meyer. Beautifully hand hammered silver. Bjarne Meyer did work for Gorham and also worked for Georg Jensen, USA. Measures 1 5/8" across. Has a three dimensional repousse design, possibly a stylized feather or apple. Dark patina, has some tarnish. Fine example of Arts and Crafts silver work.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1311009 (stock #JJ1907)
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$325.00
A pair of sterling silver modernist cufflinks by the noted Israeli jewelry designer, Rachel Gera. Measure 1" long and 3/4" across. Toggles function properly. Marked Israel Gera 925 on the back of each one. Interesting surface texture. Great modernist design.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1980 item #1290481 (stock #JJ1664)
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$275.00
A vintage sterling silver modernist pendant and necklace by Hans Sten and Karl Laine from Sten and Laine in Finland. Pendant reminds us of an abstract spiderweb. Pendant measures 3 1/8" long to the top of the bale and 2 1/8" at the widest. Chain is attached at the bale and closes with a spring clasp that holds tightly. Chain measures about 17" around. Marked on the bale with the hallmark for Sten and Laine, 925H for sterling, Town mark for Turku and T7 for 1972. Very nice condition...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1336394 (stock #JJ2259)
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A pair of hand made sterling silver screw back earrings by the well documented Mid Century Modernist jeweler, Philip Morton. These earrings, in an abstract design, have two layers of sterling with a darkened patina around the central area. Measure 7/8" across and 3/4" high. Screw backs hold securely. Marked PM Sterling in a rectangle. Fine condition with some minor surface scratches and a little tarnish. Jewelry by Morton is quite rare.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1313565 (stock #JJ1929)
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$425.00
A modernist sterling silver heavy link bracelet signed Gra Wun for the Scottsdale Arizona jeweler Ray Graves. The links slope towards one direction for a three dimensional effect. Measures 8" long and 1/2" across. Has a hook closure which holds securely. Marked Gra Wun and Sterling on the back. His sterling jewelry is hard to find. Well made and fine condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Arts and Crafts : Pre 1950 item #1151281 (stock #JJ604)
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$165.00
An Arts and Crafts sterling silver and pearl brooch. Measures 1 1/4" across. Has a earlier 'C' clasp. Delicate cut out pattern around a freshwater pearl. Signed with conjoined CC's and sterling. Very nice condition, has a little tarnish. Classic period design.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1980 item #1436469 (stock #JJ3841)
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$125.00
A vintage modernist brooch with a whimsical three dimensional Man in the Moon face in copper.

Measures 1" at the widest and 2 3/4" high. Made of oxidized copper with overlays for the eyes, nose and mouth. Rollover clasp holds securely.

Would work on a lapel or even suspended from a chain. Fine condition. Well constructed.

Great MCM feel.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1970 item #1166734 (stock #JJ761)
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$295.00
A fabulous modernist bracelet in sterling silver by Kultateollisuus, Ky of Turku Finland. Designed by Jorma Laine. Looks like rows of little people standing in windows.

Measures 7 1/2" long and 1" across.

Has an intricate very mid century design. Has a slide in pin clasp with a safety catch. Very well made.

Marked with the flying hammer for the maker, Crown for Finland, 830H for the silver standard, Finland, and the marks for Turku and 1970.

Nice weight and condition, warm patina...