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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Arts and Crafts : Pre 1960 item #1332829 (stock #JB104)
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$225.00
A well crafted, large sterling silver brooch by Albino Manca in an Arts and Crafts design. Measures about 2 5/8" across and 2 1/8" tall. Marked Hand Wrought, Sterling, A. Manca. Has a rollover clasp that holds securely. Warm patina, nice condition.
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 : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1980 item #1431261 (stock #JJ3843)
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$245.00
A vintage modernist sterling silver brooch designed by Gudmund Elvestad for J. Tostrup of Norway. A stylish anthropomorphic design with burnished and textured finish.

Measures 2 1/8" across and 1 1/2" high. Marked with J Tostrup, Sterling, Norway and the conjoined GE for the designer.

This is the earlier version with a more stylized 'GE' and a 'C' clasp.

Has a dark patina. Clasp holds securely.

Fine example of Scandinavian modernist design.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1340111 (stock #JJ2169)
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$225.00
A sterling silver modernist brooch by noted Mid Century jeweler, Caroline Gleick Rosene. This brooch is made from three thick squared off sterling wires attached to a small triangular piece of sterling. Marked Sterling Rosene on the back. Measures 2 1/4" across and 7/8" at the widest. Rollover safety clasp holds securely. Great example of Mid Century studio jewelry.
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 : Arts and Crafts : Pre 1950 item #1327266 (stock #JJ1991)
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$145.00
A wonderful vintage hand wrought sterling silver brooch in an Arts and Crafts design. Signed with a conjoined 'JM' for Joseph Masaniello, a New York Mid Century Modernist jeweler who was instructed in Arts and Crafts traditions. Also marked Sterling. Measures 1 7/8" at the widest and 1 1/4" across. Has a safety rollover clasp that holds securely. Carnelian cabochon measures 3/4" long. Nice warm patina, very well made.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1308911 (stock #JJ1910)
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$165.00
A vintage heavy sterling silver hand made brooch with a prong set striated art glass 'jewel'. Measures 2 3/8" across and 2 1/4" high. Marked Sterling on the back. Has a rollover clasp that holds securely. Well crafted, striking design.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Arts and Crafts : Pre 1950 item #1228717 (stock #JJ1157)
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$145.00
A sterling silver bar brooch with a diamond shaped art glass green cabochon. Measures 2 7/8" long and about 1/2" at the widest. Closes with ah early 'C' clasp. In nice condition, has a little wear to the surface of the cabochon. Classic arts and crafts design.
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 : Modernism : Pre 1940 item #1152235 (stock #JJ642)
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An important early brooch of sterling silver by the acclaimed American modernist jeweler, Margaret De Patta. Measures 3" long and 1 5/8" at the widest. Early incised maker's mark. Circa 1935. Heavy layered sterling in an abstract floral design. Wonderful condition, with some very minor surface scratches and tarnish. Missing the rollover bar on the clasp. Slight bend on the pin. A similar De Patta brooch can be seen in the Philips de Pury Design Auction dated May 24, 2007, lot number 189....
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #1336451 (stock #JJ2228)
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$175.00
A vintage pendant or brooch in sterling silver by Miguel, designed by Jose Luis Flores of Taxco, Mexico. Flores also worked with Hector Aguilar and Emma. Has a stylized Frog on the front. Measures 2 3/4" long including the large bale and 1 7/8" across. Rollover safety clasp holds securely. Marked on the back Sterling, JLF, Taxco, Miguel, and style #1049. Has some tarnish. Pre Eagle. Fun Mid Century design.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1980 item #1397689 (stock #JJ3398)
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$200.00
A vintage modernist hand made brooch made of lightly hammered brass adorned with trade beads of various materials, sizes, shapes and textures. Very similar in design to the Fibula brooches of Ramona Solberg, a modernist jeweler whose items were made with 'Found Objects'.

Measures about 5 1/4" long and 2 1/2" at the widest. Hook closure holds securely. Can be worn with the beads up or down.

Very interesting piece.

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.

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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1323152 (stock #JJ1822)
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$145.00
A sterling silver modernist brooch with a layer of three stylized fish on a contrasting darkened silver background by noted Vermont jeweler, Luella C. Schroeder, (1918-2004), who worked at the Cranbrook Institute before going off on her own to open a jewelry studio. Measures 2 1/4" long and almost an inch across. Has a rollover safety clasp that holds securely. Minor scratches and a little tarnish. Marked Sterling and with the maker's mark 'LCS'. We have some other pieces by this artist. Well...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1207428 (stock #JJ1008)
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$225.00
A vintage sterling silver and exotic wood brooch or pendant by modernist studio jeweler Ted Lowy, (1919-2013). Measures about 2 1/2" long and 1 3/4" across. Signed with Ted Lowy, Sterling and Handwrought. Has a rollover clasp that holds tightly. Also has a bale so can be worn on a neck ring or chain. In nice condition, has a slight bending on the underside of the stamped mark. Interesting use of textures.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Arts and Crafts : Pre 1940 item #1388167 (stock #JJ3151)
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$225.00
A pair of sterling silver oval brooches made for Tiffany and Company, New York with the original box. Measure 2 1/4" long and 1 1/4" at the widest. Marked Sterling and Made for Tiffany and Co. Also marked with a Maker's Mark, 70, and an etched in 493. They have thicker pins so can be worn on coats or heavier garments. 'C' clasps hold securely. Brooches have some minor surface scratches and a little tarnish. The box is marked Tiffany & Co. New York. Box shows some wear. Nice to have the pa...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Latin American : Pre 1980 item #1331772 (stock #JJ2019)
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$145.00
A vintage sterling silver owl pendant or brooch with red and green faceted gemstone eyes in the style of Oswaldo Guayasamin. This modernist brooch measures 1 1/2" across and 1 3/8" high. The face is smooth sterling and contrasts with the textured background. Has a rollover safety clasp that holds securely. Also has a large bale so will accommodate a neck ring or chain. Marked on the back LUCE, Ecuador and 925.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Arts and Crafts : Pre 1940 item #1115568 (stock #JJ439)
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$375.00
A wonderfully crafted sterling silver brooch with leaves and cherries by the Chicago silver firm, Kalo. Measures approximately 1 3/4" across and 2" long. Marked Hand Wrought Sterling Kalo. and 109. Has a rollover safety clasp that holds tightly. Beautiful condition.