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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1356050 (stock #JJ2539)
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$225.00
A vintage hand wrought Modernist sterling pendant and neck ring with a large turquoise stone. Pendant measures 3 1/2" long including the bale and 1 3/4" across. Marked sterling on the back. Neck ring measures about 15" around. Hook closure holds securely. Neck ring is also marked sterling. Both pieces have a dark patina. Pendant would also look great on a thick chain. Wonderfully crafted and fine quality.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1980 item #1357754 (stock #JJ2577)
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$195.00
A vintage sterling silver brooch or pendant with a round rhodochrosite (probably), cabochon by David Andersen, designed by Marianne Berg. Marked on the back, UNI D-A 925S, INV MB. Measures 1 1/2" across. Has a rollover clasp which holds securely. In fine condition with minor surface scratches. Has a large bale so could be worn on a thicker chain or neck ring. Pretty rose colored stone.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1383252 (stock #JJ3182)
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$850.00
A sterling silver hand wrought necklace with a central fringe of molten, drippy dangles by the mid century modernist studio jeweler, Ruth Berridge, (1921-2004). The necklace measures about 17 1/4" long, and the longest drop is 1 1/2". Marked Berridge in three places on the back of the drops. There are two hooks on the snake chain that hold securely. Fine condition. This piece is from her estate. Amazing work from a gifted artist.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1426264 (stock #JJ3811)
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$365.00
A vintage sterling silver brooch from the Studio Modernist jeweler, Olaf Skoogfors with a smiling sun.

The brooch measures about 1 3/8" in diameter. Has a bale so can also be worn as a pendant. Signed Olaf Skoogfors on the back.

Rollover clasp holds securely. Fine condition, has some wear to the gold wash towards the top of the brooch and to the raised surfaces.

Iconic work from a noted artisan.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1369529 (stock #JJ2906)
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$325.00
A sterling silver modernist Hand Made pendant suspended from its original sterling neck ring by the Israeli jeweler, Rachel Gera. Pendant measures 2 1/8" long including the bale and 1 1/2" at the widest. Neck ring measures about 17" around and closes securely with a hook clasp. Pendant is marked with the script signature R. Gera and 925. Clean modernist lines. Well crafted.
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 #1431715 (stock #JJ3872)
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$175.00
A silver pendant necklace with an amber cabochon in an Arts and Crafts design. Probably from Poland but the hallmarks are too tiny to be sure.

Pendant measures 1 1/4" long and 3/4" across the widest area. The chain measures 23" long and has alternating rectangular and flat links.

Marked on the round part of the toggle clasp with what looks like a maker's mark and a country's Silver Standard. Probably for 900 or better silver.

Dark, warm patina, lots of swirls in the amber. Qualit...

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 : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1442267 (stock #JJ3965)
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$1,295.00
A silver necklace with six small and one large fused glass on clay jewels by noted modernist jeweler, Elsa Freund, (1912-2001).

Measures about 15" around. Central drop measures 1 3/4" long and 1 1/4" across. This drop is signed Elsa on the back.

Classic Elsaramics sparkling amber colored jewels. Hook closure on the back fastens securely. A necklace extender could be added to the clasp if needed. Has a little tarnish. Lays wonderfully on the collar.

A unique piece of jewelry fro...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Latin American : Pre 1980 item #1413687 (stock #JJ3687)
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$650.00
A substantial sterling silver pendant and chain by the noted Peruvian silversmith, Graziella Laffi.

Signed G. Laffi Peru and 925. Depicts the Inca God Virococha wearing his sun crown and holding his thunderbolts.

Pendant measures 3 1/2" long and 1 7/8" across including the bale. The original hand wrought chain measures about 24" around.

Has a very secure locking mechanism. Weighs 113 grams. Very nice condition, some very minor tarnish and surface scratches.

Well made and impressiv...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Arts and Crafts : Pre 1940 item #1387212 (stock #JJ3148)
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$195.00
A vintage sterling silver pendant with a central portrait of a woman on porcelain. Measures 1 1/2" high and 1 1/2" across. Chain measures 16" long and has a spring clasp marked Sterling that holds securely. There is minor wear to the portrait and a little tarnish on the silver. Nice hand wrought feel.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1980 item #1437435 (stock #JJ3913)
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$195.00
A very unusual hand wrought copper necklace with lightly hammered curved links. The end of each link slips through a small slit and is then hammered flat so it won't come out. Hard to explain but ingenious!

The necklace measures approximately 34" around. There is no clasp, meant to slide over the head. Unsigned.

In very nice condition with a dark warm patina and lots of attention to detail.

Fine hand wrought work.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1326991 (stock #JJ2056)
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$275.00
A very unusual hand made sterling silver necklace with a rectangular central tile depicting a stylized cat like creature. Lightly hammered curved links attach to a central abstract pendant. Measures approximately 17" around. Pendant measures 3 1/2" at the longest and 3" across. Tile measures 1 7/8" by 1". Marked Sterling on the back. Spring clasp holds securely. In very nice condition with minor tarnish. The corners of the tile have some very minor roughness. Great mid century style.
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. Great...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1415111 (stock #JJ3325)
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$145.00
A very unique hand wrought large pendant made of Sterling, Brass and Bone.

The pendant measures 4 1/2" long including the large bale and 1 3/4" across. The bale curves and holds the brass and bone parts of the pendant.

Currently suspended from a silver metal neck ring which measures 16" around and has a secure hook closure. The pendant is unmarked but has been tested as sterling. The metal content of the neck ring is unknown. The piece has some minor surface scratches and a little ta...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1385919 (stock #JJ3181)
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A 14K gold and sterling silver hand wrought necklace with three layers of molten, drippy dangles by the mid century modernist studio jeweler, Ruth Berridge, (1921-2004). The necklace measures about 21 1/2" long. The central pendant measures 3 1/2" across and drops down 2 1/2" long. There are gold square bead spacers on the top row, The ends of the drips appear to be gold or have a gold wash. Marked Berridge Sterling and 14K on the hand made hook clasp that holds securely. Fine condition. This ...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1970 item #1382922 (stock #JJ3169)
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A vintage modernist pendant necklace by noted mid century jeweler, Winifred Mason Chenet from her highly collectible Voodoo line. Pendant measures 3" long and 1 1/8" at the widest. Possibly pewter. Intricate chain is made up of silver colored squiggled links connected with brass rings and silver colored curved in links. Measures 32" long. No clasp, meant to go over the head. There is a little tarnish. Signed chenet on the back of the pendant. Interesting rare example.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1970 item #1443869 (stock #JJ3994)
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A vintage sterling silver necklace by Margot de Taxco, (Margot Van Voorhies Carr), number 5316, in her coveted Cornflower design.

Measures about 15" around and 5/8" at the widest.

Marked Made in Mexico Sterling, Margot de Taxco and 5316. Also marked with an early Eagle #16.

Box clasp snaps in securely. Fine nice condition. Well made and heavy.

Estate fresh.