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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1412504 (stock #JJ3565)
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$1,100.00
A whimsical sterling silver brooch and matching earrings depicting fish with applied copper wire and stone or art glass eyes.

The large brooch measures 3" long and 1 1/4" at the widest. Has a large oval amethyst cabochon. Signed Ed. Wiener Sterling. Has a rollover clasp that holds securely. Has some minor tarnish and surface scratches. Thick, heavy sterling.

The screw back earrings measure 1 1/8" long and 5/8" at the widest. They have faceted bezel set purple stones for the eyes. They a...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1970 item #1382979 (stock #JJ3191)
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$245.00
A modernist sterling silver brooch with a large triangular shaped bezel set raw amethyst stone by Helga Narsakka for Kaunis Koru, Finland. Signed HN for the designer, National Mark, 916H for the silver purity, Town Mark, K7 for 1963 and KK for the Maker. Measures 2" across and 1 1/8" high. Minor tarnish. Has a rollover safety clasp that holds securely. Pretty deep purple color. Would also look lovely worn with a converter on a neck ring.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1197007 (stock #JJ940)
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$165.00
A modernist Sterling Silver hammered and chased brooch by Ed Levin in the form of a Dove with an amethyst colored eye. Measures 1 5/8" across and 2" tall. Marked LEVIN, Sterling BENN VT. Mid 20th Century. Very nice condition. Has a rollover clasp that holds tightly. Great design.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1413774 (stock #JJ3709)
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$275.00
A vintage sterling silver Mid Century Modernist brooch with an incised enamel bird by studio artist, Betty Cooke.

Measures about 1" in diameter. Signed Cooke Sterling on the back. Red, blue, yellow and white enamel is in fine condition. Has some minor surface scratches and a little tarnish. Has a rollover clasp that holds securely.

Well made with a classic Cooke design. Great studio piece.

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 : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1980 item #1328415 (stock #JJ2063)
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$275.00
A modernist sterling silver brooch with a baroque pearl by Sigi Pineda. Design number 81. Measures 3" long and 1 1/4" across. Marked on the back Sigi Tasco, Hecho en Mexico, Sterling, 81, and Eagle #3. Safety rollover clasp holds securely. In very nice condition. Has a little tarnish and minor surface scratches. There is a place on the front edge where you can feel the hallmark stamp from the back. It was stamped too close to the edge. Not really noticeable, but wanted to call it. A very ...
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. Has a dark patina, we haven't polished it.

Cl...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1380831 (stock #JJ2707)
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$125.00
A modernist sterling silver brooch by Johannan Peter who with surrealist Jean Arp and Marcel Janco was one of the artisans that started the Ein-Hod Artist Colony in Israel in 1953.

Two layers of sterling, the bottom has a beveled edge on two sides. The top is a three dimensional flower with leaves.

Marked Made in Israel, ST, 925, 'PH'. Earlier style 'C' clasp which holds securely. Has some minor surface scratches and tarnish. Measures 1 1/2" square.

Fine hand made piece.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Designer Signed : Pre 1940 item #1425692 (stock #JJ3702)
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$145.00
A well crafted sterling silver brooch by K. Uyeda Jewelers, the oldest jeweler in Tokyo, located in the Frank Lloyd Wright designed Imperial Hotel. This leaf and berry design is reminiscent of the work of Alphonse La Paglia for Georg Jensen.

Measures 1 5/8" across and 1" wide. Has an earlier trombone clasp that holds securely.

Marked K. Uyeda Sterling. Has a warm dark patina, it has not been polished.

Finely crafted. Classic 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 : Arts and Crafts : Pre 1950 item #1410712 (stock #JJ3642)
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$165.00
A vintage sterling silver heavy pair of brooches by Arts and Crafts silversmith, Lillian Pines consisting of two hearts connected by a double chain. The hearts are surrounded by her iconic wire and bead work.

Each heart brooch measures 1 1/2" across and 1 1/2" high. The shortest chain connecting them measures 8" long. Both brooches have rollover safety clasps that hold securely. Both are signed Lillian Pines Sterling. There have some minor surface scratches.

Nice contrast of oxidized ...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Arts and Crafts : Pre 1930 item #1092265 (stock #JJ193)
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$125.00
A vintage hand made brooch in an Arts and Crafts design. This silver brooch has an art glass cabochon and two layers of silver. The under layer is darkened for a multidimensional effect. Measures 1 3/8" across and 1 1/4" high. Has a safety rollover clasp that holds tightly. Looks hand made. There is a place near the edge of the cabochon that is slightly dented, but it looks like this is original and was done when the 'stone' was set. Stone is swirled with red, green and white. Some tarnis...
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 1980 item #1435816 (stock #JJ3847)
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$140.00
A whimsical brooch in a fish shape designed by the Swedish Modernist Jeweler, Birger Haglund.

Marked STE for the maker, Town Mark for Stockholm, National Mark, Silver Standard, and date code for 1977. Also signed Birger H for Birger Haglund.

Measures about 1 1/2" long and 1" at the widest. Has a bezel set red stone, probably a garnet. Curved for an interesting effect. Rollover safety clasp holds securely. In very nice condition.

Fine MCM design.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1950 item #1313891 (stock #JJ1928)
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$1,100.00
A rare early abstract sterling silver brooch by Sam Kramer. Measures 1 3/4" high and 2" wide. Signed with an impressed mushroom and sterling on the back. Has a rollover safety clasp that holds securely. Pin back is bent at the end but seems to be original and follows the curves of the brooch. Fine example of his work.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #1396956 (stock #JJ3435JJ1878)
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$700.00
A pair of classic Mexican Silver brooches by Fred Davis depicting a guitar playing man and a woman carrying a fruit basket. Both are signed with a conjoined FD, and Made in Mexico Silver.

The man measures 2 1/4" tall and 1 1/2" across. Has a rollover clasp that holds securely. Has some tarnish. Lots of detail.

The woman measures 2 3/8" tall and 1 3/4" across. Has a 'C' clasp that holds securely. Pin is a little bent. Some very minor scratches and tarnish.

May be purchased sepa...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1960 item #1444917 (stock #JJ3980)
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$225.00
A sterling silver brooch in the three dimensional Bird and Horse design,(Fugl og Hest) by noted silver designer, Tone Vigeland who worked with the Norway Plus Design Studio. Designed in 1959.

Measures 1 1/4" across and 2" high. Marked with the ND for Norway Designs, and conjoined TV for Tone Vigeland. Also has the Plus sign, Sterling and Norway.

Has an earlier style rollover safety clasp that holds securely. Nice weight and quality. Fine condition with minor surface scratches and a littl...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1384224 (stock #JJ2060JJ2999)
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$175.00
A pair of vintage hammered sterling silver brooches from the American Studio Modernist jeweler, John Lewis, available in two sizes. Great hammered texture. Larger brooch measures about 1 3/4" across and 1 1/2" high. Smaller brooch measures 1 1/2" across and 1 3/8" high. Both pieces are marked Sterling and with the crossed JL mark of the artist. The larger brooch also has the ® mark. Rollover clasps hold securely. Very nice condition, have some minor scratches and darkened patina. The smaller o...