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Jensen Jewelry


     GEORGE JENSEN sterling and moonstones bird brooch with mark dating 1915-1930.   View     #N23860

   GEORG JENSEN sterling bracelet with mark dating post-1945, designed in about 1953 by Bent Gabrielson for Jensen, a discontinued design. This style is seen in Janet Drucker's book "Georg Jensen" on page 154. This design may be called "Sycamore Pod".   View   View   #N23862

   GEORG JENSEN sterling leaves brooch with mark dating 1933-1944, size 1-3/4". A brooch like this can be seen in Benjamin's "Antique Jewellery" on page 149.  View   #N23861


       GEORGE JENSEN sterling bird brooch, 1-5/8", dotted oval mark 925s 320.  View   #N24009

        GEORG JENSEN sterling deer and squirrel brooch, 1-5/8".  View   View   #N26772

   GEORG JENSEN  sterling 2 tulips pin, 1-1/3" marked "Orig Jensen Inc USA 100A".   View    #N24010


GEORGE JENSEN dainty sterling flower pin, 3/4" dotted oval mark 189A.   View   #N24011      GEORG JENSEN old sterling child's boxed set chain bracelet and bar brooch with bird on branch motif, bracelet marked "925 GJ' and 5-1/2" long with 1/2" charm, bar pin marked "Georg Jensen 292 sterling Denmark" and 1-1/4" wide, box as is and marked "Georg Jensen Sterling Silver Denmark" inside.   View   View   #N36536  


Silver Retro Jewelry


CORO sterling and topaz-colored rhinestone 4-1/4" retro brooch, circa 1945.   View   #C24291

RETRO STERLING and aqua rhinestones 4 inch pin and 1-1/4 inch screw back earrings so typical of the 40's.   View   View   View  #N9170

  LOUIS STERN sterling retro flower and leaves 3-5/8" brooch. View #N20395    


RETRO silver tone leaves brooch

RETRO silver tone with large square blue rhinestone leaves brooch, 4-1/3".    View    #N29573

SILVER TONE silver tone retro brooch with amber-colored teardrops, 2-1/3". View #N26831

RETRO silver tone with rectangular red rhinestones bow brooch, 4".  View   #N29572 


RETRO floral 3-1/4" brooch with stylized blue rhinestone flowers marked "TF" on the back. View #N20310

LOUIS STERN sterling retro flower and leaves 3-5/8" brooch. View #N20395

RETRO pink and blue rhinestone floral brooch. View #N20477


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Mid-Century Modern Jewelry


NORWAY sterling and royal blue enamel hinged bangle, 6-1/2" by 1-1/4" weighs 1.3 ozs.   View   #N37002 DAVID ANDERSEN sterling enamel necklace marked "DA 925S Norway Sterling", 16" and 1/2", weight 1.67 ounces.    View   View   View   #N37001 DANISH 830 silver Pisces links bracelet, marked 830S AG on the back, 8" by 5/8" .   View   View   #V36937 


NORWAY Ivar T Holt H 830S sterling gilt choker necklace with pale yellow enameling, circa 1950, 13-1/3" by 3/4".   View   View   View   #N37234 NORWAY Einar Modahl sterling with cobalt blue enameling anthurium flower pendant and earrings, marked on the back, "Sterling Norway 925S" and the maker's mark for Einar Modahl, circa 1960s. the pendant 2" by 1-1/4", earrings total length including chain 2-1/8", chain marked on the clasp "925" for sterling with a lobster claw catch 16".  My guess is that the chain didn't originally go with this set, so it is included for free.  View   View   View   #N37406 NORWAY Ivar T Holt H 830S sterling gilt choker necklace with white enameling, circa 1950, 13-1/3" by 3/4".   View   View   View   #N37235


VB DENMARK Volmer Bahner Modernist sterling and green enamel calla lily earrings, clip back 3/4". There is a tiny speck of green enamel missing from the front of one earring, and these are otherwise in excellent condition. The translucent enameling is lovely and the earring clip back snaps shut firmly. This Danish company made jewelry from 1962-1988 and was known for the beautiful enamel work.  View  #N39333

DENMARK Denmark 935 SEZN sterling Denmark green enamel over sterling circle pin, 2-1/3".  View   #N39327

VB DENMARK Volmer Bahner sterling and green enamel over sterling link bracelet, 7-1/2" by 1/2'.   View   View   #N39334


SILVER bracelet with orange cabochons set in textured silver tone metal with an applied wire design. The bracelet is 7" by 1-1/4" and in excellent condition. I have seen similar pieces attributed to the Amsterdam School style (so called "Amsterdamse School"), the Art Movement of Art Deco period, but I am not expert in that area so am not sure that is accurate. This is light weight and easy to wear and the closure is stable.  View   View   #Q38793 NE FROM Denmark sterling bracelet with a tiger eye center, 7" wearable size with a 1" back opening, and the tiger eye itself is 1" by 1/2". The width graduates from 1" wide at the front to 1/2" at the back. Marked inside "NE From Denmark sterling 925S" on one end. The letters "NE" stand for his name, "Niels Erik", and of course his last name is From. I understand that his jewelry is not being made any more. This weighs about 1.47 ounces. A beautiful mid-century-modern classic, clean line look and in excellent condition.  View   View   View   View    #N66510 DENMARK E. Dragsted sterling flower earrings with clip backs, 1-1/4". Marked on the back, "sterling Denmark E Dragsted", I think these are these are hibiscus flowers. Circa 1950 mid-century modern and in excellent condition. E Dragsted & Company made jewelry in Copenhagen, Denmark,  from about 1937-1991.  View   View   #N66526



LYSGARDS pewter Danish modern pendant necklace with red and black enamel center, large paper clip chain, 24" chain and 4-1/2" pendant.   View   View   View   #Y33886

  NORWAY elk design transparent pink and blue and opaque black guilloche enamel on silver 7/8" cufflinks and 3" tie bar, marked "830S GR", excellent condition with no chips or cracks. #Y26239  

PEWTER "Lysgards Design 81 Jim" pewter Danish modern pendant with burgundy art glass center, large paper clip chain, 22" with 4-1/2" pendant.   View   View   View   #X61761



REBAJES sterling leaves brooch circa 1950s, 2-1/3". Rebajes jewelry is popular for it's abstract mid-century modern design and some of Rebajes' best jewelry was done in sterling.   View   #N61132 DANECRAFT sterling circle brooch with flowers and leaves, 2-1/3".   View   View   #X60963 SILVER tone modern pendant with textured front, applied starburst and unusual chain, circa 1970, 30" chain 2-1/3" pendant.   View   View   #Y33815


SWEDISH sterling silver and chrysoprase cabochons Mid-Century Modern leaf links bracelet, marked with "SEB D9" and hallmarks for Stockholm, Sweden, 1954, 7-1/2" by 3/4" and weighs about .86ozs.   View   View   View   #N36581

SWEDISH sterling flower and leaf links necklace that is hallmarked on the back of the hook "Ford "? (maker), the script letter "F", a triple crown for Sweden, an "S", and "X*" (date 1948), 17-1/2" by 1/3".  View   View   View   #N37231

NORWEGIAN Bernard Meldahl hallmarked silver bracelet with leaf and scroll design links, "Norway sterling 925S" and has a hallmark, it is 7" by 1" and weighs about 1.6 ozs. He lived in Oslo and died in 1950. Mark dates this to 1920-1950 , 7" by 1".   View   View   View   #N36580


DENMARK A&K sterling brooch with leaf and berry motif, safety chain, 2". I think that "A&K" is the maker's mark for "Aarre and Krohe", and I assume this is a mid-century piece. This is a nice piece of Scandinavian jewelry.   View   #N38278 

AG marked Scandinavian stylized flower links necklace marked on the clasp back "AG 830s" for 830/1000 sterling, wearable length 19" by 1/3" wide, marked "AG" on the clasp back. A dealer more knowledgeable that I am about Scandinavian thinks this mark is for Børge Alexis Godtbergsen of Copenhagen, Denmark, 1940-1987, probably a part of his revival of "Viking" design jewellery around 1950-55.   View   View   #N37967

DENMARK Hans Hansen Denmark sterling swirl brooch with ball, marked on the back "Denmark 925S and a signature, 1-5/8" by 1-1/8".    View   #N37964


  TECHAU Denmark handmade pendant on a chain, pendant 2-1/4" chain 24".   View   View   #Q62789 STERLING E. Granit & Co mid-century modern sterling Finland hallmarked bracelet, 7" and 1-1/3" across the front. This opens by unhooking at the front.   View   #N62968   STERLING heavy weight dove brooch in the Georg Jensen style, but NOT made by that company as it is marked on the back only with the word  "sterling". This is 1-1/2".  View   #N37635


NORWAY Norge sterling necklace with caramel and butter yellow enameled flowers on each link, wearable length 16" and 1/2" wide, hallmarked "925S, Norge" and a maker's mark, circa 1950s.   View   View   View   #N37715
CORO Genuine Norseland sterling dove links bracelet with safety chain, marked on the back as shown in the photo, 6-3/4" by 7/8". Unlike some of these doves bracelets, this one is heavy and well made, a quality piece circa 1940. When I first picked it up, I thought it was a Jensen from the weight alone. Other makers did similar dove bracelets, including Jensen and Flech & Co.   View   View   #C37962 STERLING stylized flowers and leaves pin marked on the back with the facsimile signature "Geoffrey G Bellamy" and 'Ivan Tarratt Eng, GTLd" and hallmarked for Birmingham sterling circa 1950s mid century modern, size 1-1/8".   View   #N37968


KVA DENMARK 925S heavy sterling long rectangular links necklace, marked on the back of one link, 16" by 1/2" wide, simple hook closure. The entire necklace front has a very light gold tone wash that highlights the draped and textured look of each link. This is a substantial piece with a total weight is about 3.2 ounces. The wonderful reference web site www. identifies this mark as "Knud V. Andersen, Copenhagen, 1975-1989".    View   View   View   VIEW   #N38093 N.E. FROM, Denmark, sterling flower links bracelet, marked on the clasp back with the maker's mark "NE FROM sterling Denmark" (Niels Erik From). This is a larger wearable size at 8" long by 5/8" wide.  View   View   View   #N37966     Denmark H.S. Herman Siersbol sterling necklace and bracelet with a leaves motif, necklace 15-1/2" by 1/2" bracelet 7" by 1/2".   View   #N37960


SILVER brooch with a turquoise cabochon, marked on the back "800 silver" for 800/1000 sterling, 1-1/2" by 7/8'. This is a mid-century modern piece circa 1950.   View   #N37961 E&M Eiler & Marloe sterling deer brooch, mid-century modern circa 1960, set in 830/1000 sterling, marked on the back, "E&M, 830s", design number 238 and the logo for E&M, 1-5/8" by 1-1/8".   View   #N37963  


Mexican Jewelry


LOS CASTILLO Mexico sterling and blue glass cabochons necklace, bracelet, ring and earrings, marked on bracelet and necklace only "Los Castillo Taxco, Sterling Made in Mexico", circa 1950, The Los Castillo brothers were trained in the Spratling Shop and they have the highest standards of both design and workmanship. The necklace is 14-1/2" with a 5" extender by 5/8" wide, bracelet 7" by 2", earrings 1", ring size 7. This style can be seen in "Mexican Silver, 20th Century Handwrought Jewelry and Metal Work", by Morrill & Berk page 88.    View   View   View   View   #N34460   CASTILLO sterling and blue glass cabochons necklace, bracelet, brooch, ring and earrings, marked on bracelet and necklace only "Los Castillos Taxco, Sterling Made in Mexico", 2-3/4".    View   #N34460


TAXCO Mexico sterling silver necklace with turquoise and lapis inlaid in silver, marked "Sterling Taxco" Mexican, circa 1950, 16-1/2" by 1-1/4".   View   View   View   #N34461



MEXICO sterling silver flowers brooch with amethyst cabochon center, marked "Taxco 980",  a nice large 4".  View   View   #N64195  MARGOT de Taxco Mexico 5338 sterling hinged wrap-around feather scrolls necklace, wearable length about 15", by Margot Van Voorhies Carr, a 1930's to 1970's jewelry maker.   View   View   View   View   #N64167  MEXICO Casa Prieto sterling scroll links heavy bracelet, marked "Prieto Ave 40 Juarez Mexico 925", no eagle mark, 7-3/4" by 1-1/2". Casa Prieto was a Mexico City jewelry maker, circa 1940s.   View   View   View   View   #N63563



  MEXICAN AV Villasana sterling hinged wrap bracelet with foliate and buds motif, 6-1/2 with 1" back and 4-1/3" front.    View #N25952

     LOS CASTILLOS Mexican sterling brooch, "539", 2-1/2".   View   View   #N26206

MEXICAN Villasana sterling hinged wrap bracelet with simple elegant lines, 1" back. Marked on the inside "Taxco Mexico 925 Sterling" with the Villasana hallmark and the eagle mark with the number "3" in it.   View View #N25895


  MEXICO silver and purple cabochon spider 2" pins, set of two, and screw back 1-1/3" earrings. View #N26201

   PARISINA by Boucher Mexico sterling ballerina brooch with purple cabochon, circa 1940, 3-1/4". View View #N26203

   MEXICO silver and purple cabochons 6-1/2" by 1/2" bracelet, 5/8" front adjustable ring, and screw back 5/8" earrings. View View #N26202


BETO Beto Gro Mexican sterling set of a necklace, bracelet and screw-back earrings. Marked on the back "Beto Hencho en Mexico sterling 925 Taxco GRO" on every piece. The mark "Gro" the abbreviation for the state of Guerrero, where Taxco is located. The necklace is 16" wearable length by 3/4" at the widest; the bracelet is 7" by 3/4"; and the screw back earrings are 1-1/3" by 3/4". The entire set weighs 2.89 ounces. There is no eagle mark present so this is circa 1940, and it is in excellent condition.   View   View   View   View   View   #N66497 ALFREDO VILLASANA Taxco Mexico sterling hard sided bracelet with a caged obsidian center stone, wearable size 6-58", band average 5/8" and center element 2-1/3" by 1-3/4". It is marked inside "AV Hencho Mexico Taxco sterling 925", and it weighs 2.60 ounces. It is in excellent condition and the box clasp works perfectly.    View   View   View   View   View   #N66496 QUINTO Mexico sterling necklace and earrings with leaf and tendril designs on the links. The necklace is 17" by 5/8" and the screw back earrings 1-1/4" by 5/8". All the pieces have at least some of these marks, and the necklace having a full set, marked "Quinto Taxco Mexico sterling 925" and the eagle 3 mark for Taxco, weight 1.96 ounces. Circa 1960, this set is in excellent condition.  View  View   View   View   View     #N66511


MEXICO sterling segmented fish pendant with turquoise inlay work with a hand made chain. The pendant is 4" by 1-3/4" and the chain 24", total weight 1.49 ounces. Marked "HH" or possibly "AH" and "Mexico 925" on the back. This is in excellent condition.    View   View   View   View   #N66503 ANTHONY PINEDA sterling and amethyst cabochon pea pod brooch, 3-5/8". This is hallmarked on the back and it is irca 1960, gorgeous and in excellent condition.   View   View   #N37221 MEXICO sterling segmented fish pendant, 4" long and 1-1/2" at the widest and weighs .69 ounces. It is marked on the back, "Taxco Mexico 925 SH" and the eagle 3 mark.   View   View   View   View   View   View   #N66502


MEXICO sterling and malachite bracelet marked "925 Mexico" 6-3/4" by 1".  View   View   View   View   #N39755 MEXICO sterling and malachite necklace marked "TC-18 Hencho Mexico 025", 16" long and 7/8" at the widest and with a box clasp.   View   View   View  #N39754 MARGOT Taxco Mexico sterling necklace with white enameled flowers that are speckled with what looks like golden confetti. It is circa   and the wearable size is 16" by 1" at the widest. Marked on the back "Margot of Taxco 5744A", it weighs 2.28 ozs.    View   View   View   View   View    #N40143


   MEXICO Taxco CO sterling and abalone screw back earrings, 2-1/3". Marked on the back with a hallmark and "Taxco Mexico 940" with the eagle mark, number illegible.    View   View   #N26200

   MEXICO sterling 7" by 7/8" bracelet with red green cabochons. Marked on the back of the clasp "Sterling Mexico".   View   View   #N26199

     MEXICO sterling and enameled butterfly brooch with unidentified mark on back, 1-3/4".   View   #N26385


MEXICO sterling earrings with gold washed accents, 1-1/4", marked on the back with "98F ? Mexico TS-100.   View   View   #N64230


GOODSPEED Bernice I Goodspeed Mexico silver, brass and copper pears necklace with the shield 25 mark, 15-1/2" by 1". Goodspeed worked from about 1938-1971, and while she was an American she moved to Mexico 1930 and began making silver jewelry and objects in the late 1930s. She was inspired by ancient Columbian motifs. (Reference:    View   View   View   #N62393 MEXICO coin style pierced earrings, marked "Mexico 925" and an illegible maker's mark, 1" by 1-1/4".    View   #N63546
   LOS CASTILLOS Taxco sterling Mexico necklace, a fabulous tear-drop shaped "Mexican Alexandrite", which is a man made color change synthetic sapphire, on a sterling band necklace. This center stone is a lovely purple color and changes with the light. The necklace is a wearable size of 14", and the band width tapers from 1/3" down to 1/8", the center element is 2-1/2" by 1-5/8". Marked "Los Castillos Hencho Taxco Mexico sterling" and the number 5. This is in excellent condition, has it's safety chain, and the box clasp works perfectly.   View  View   View  View    #N66501 MEXICO 925 TG-69 (Taxco) sterling and green glass beads necklace, 25" long with 1/3" beads.   View   View   #N29775



RJP Mexico sterling wrap around ring marked inside "RJP, Mexico sterling, shield 3, 925". In excellent condition, this is a size  7 (can be adjusted a bit, being very careful) and runs 1-3/4" along the finger, and weighs .24 ounces.   View   View   #N66555

MEXICO Metzanos Mexico 925 sterling DF Mexican man in serape pendant, chain 18" pendant 1-1/2".   View   #N64168 MEXICAN sterling RHC TN55 bracelet with three hinged links, 7" by 1-1/8", weight 2.07 ozs.    View   View   View   View   #N60454 MEXICO Metzanos Mexico 925 sterling DF Mexican man in serape brooch, 1-1/2". There is a photo of this piece in the book, "Mexican Silver" by Penny Morrill and Carol Berk on page 242, where they date it as 1945. It is in excellent condition.   View   #N66555


DEL RIO Mexican sterling bracelet with 6 links, each with an oval green cabochon in the center, surrounded by scrolls and beaded edging, 7" by 1/2". It is marked on the clasp "Del Rio 0.925 sterling Hencho in Mexico". It is in very good vintage condition with a working clasp and it weighs .74 ozs.   View   View   View   View   #N66499 ALFREDO VILLASANA sterling swan brooch blue round glass center, 1-1/2" by 1-1/4", marked "AV Hencho en Mexico sterling 925", EC.   View   View      #N39464 MMA Mexican sterling bracelet with an open links design and a safety chain, 7" by 1/2", weight 1.20 ounces. Marked on the back "MMA Mexico sterling 925 Taxco", it is in excellent condition.   View   View   View    #N66504


STERLING Mexican sterling antique style key charm, illegible hallmark, perhaps "GFA" and "3" in a shield, 1-7/8".    View   #V60323

   MEXICAN sterling and amethyst dragon motif brooch, bracelet and earrings.   #MAyt

MEXICAN sterling links necklace, marked only "Mexico sterling, patente" and an illegible number, circa 1940 16-1/4" by 5/8".   View   View   #N32658


  MEXICAN sterling fan earrings, TS-65 960?, 2-1/8". The mark on the back is something like "Orquedia" but very hard to read.    View   View   #N33443 MEXICO House of Alegra sterling hand brooch, hollow backed with safety catch, 2-1/2" .   View   View   #N61348 MEXICAN silver bracelet with carved face and wonderful detail, marked 925, size 7" by 1".   View   View   View   #N33573 


MEXICO JPC 925 Mexico hinged bracelet with green stone leaves, 6-1/2" wearable size, 1-1/2" front elements and 1/2" wide at back.  View   View   #N36410 BARRERA sterling Afro-Centric face brooch with great character, made in Mexico City circa1930s, signed "Barrera Mexico Sterling" on the back, dangling nose- and earrings that move, 3-1/3".  View   View   View   #N36745   MEXICO Plata sterling 925 parrots chatelaine pins, larger 2-3/4", smaller 1-1/2", chain 1-3/4".  #N65194


STERLING pony brooch with red rhinestones circa 1945, 2-5/8". A brooch in this style can be seen in "Mexican Silver, 20th Century Handwrought Jewelry and Metal Work", by Morrill & Berk page 16, so while this is not marked, I think this may be Mexican, too.   View   #N39336 MEXICAN Talleres Los Ballesteros sterling silver bracelet with azure blue glass cabochons, 7" by 1".   View   #N33814 STERLING pony brooch with blue rhinestones circa 1945, 2-5/8". A brooch in this style can be seen in "Mexican Silver, 20th Century Handwrought Jewelry and Metal Work", by Morrill & Berk page 16, so while this is not marked, I think it may be Mexican, too.    View   #N33478


MEXICO silver with stone inlay clover shaped earrings, screw backs, illegible marks, 3/4".   View   #N34463 MEXICO sterling and black glass face pendant brooch, brooch 2-1/2" by 1-5/8" chain 22".   View   #N62474 STERLING and black glass bracelet in a Mexican style, but with no Mexican marks. It is 6" around the inside and adjustable with a 2-1/4" wide front. Marked "sterling" in four places on the back.   View   View   #N62751


FARFAN a jpg  Hencho Mexico silver bracelet with glass masks and inlaid abalone rectangles, 7-1/4" by 1-1/4", weight 2.48 ounces. This is in very good vintage condition with an easily working clasp, but one segment has a dented edging around the abalone rectangle.  View   View   View   View   View   View   View    #N66500 MEXICAN silver bracelet with calcite (also called "Mexican jade") cabochons set in a brick like design, 8" wearable size by 1-1/2" wide, circa 1940s.    View   View   #N37965 MEXICO a jpg abalone inlaid silver hinged links bracelet with geometric designs all the way around and a secure clasp. This is in very good vintage condition with a secure box clasp.  View   View   View   View   View   View   #N66523


MEXICO Taxco sterling "FCM" mark fish brooch, 2-1/2".   View   #N62964


 MEXICO onyx or black glass face brooch set in hand worked brass and copper detailed setting with lovely intricate designs, pendant earrings, 3-1/2" from top of headdress to bottom of earrings and 1-3/4" wide. It is marked "MEXICO" on the back and has a safety catch and a hook for a chain so that it can be worn as a pendant. This is very well made and substantial with no flaws at all.   View   View   #N38697 MEXICO silver bracelet with Egyptian head links, 7" by 1-1/3".    View   View   #N26247  


  MATL Matilde Poulat Mexican cross brooch and earrings of channel set turquoise cabochons, stick  and cabochon coral and faceted amethysts set in repousse, applied wire work and hand chased sterling silver, detailed and gorgeous. Note that the brooch has soaring two birds, possibly doves, one at the tip of two arms of the brooch. The brooch is 3" by 2-1/4" and it has a loop for a chain on the back, so can be worn as a pendant. The earrings are jointed above the bottom element for movement and they are 1-3/4" by 1-1/4" and for pierced ears. There are two cracked turquoise stones in the brooch, but they are absolutely stable and not noticeable except on very close examination.  View  View   View   View   View   View   #N38348

PAL KEPENYES, Mexico brass milagro necklace, 18" by 2". Kepenyes is a Polish-born jeweler who lived and worked in Mexico.  View   View   View   View   #N30033   




CASTILLO Los Castillo Taxco mid-century sterling and tumbled stone brooch and earrings with stones held in place by curled prongs, marked on the brooch back "Los Castillo Taxco 13" and Hencho en Mexico" with an almost illegible eagle mark, earrings marked only "Los Castillo, Mexico", brooch 2-1/2" screw back earrings 1-1/4", stones test in the chrysoprase range.  View   View   #N37570 




MEXICO Taxco Mexico sterling cross pendant with tiger eye center, 4-1/4" pendant.   View   View   #N62788 MEXICO brass, copper and green enamel necklace with facing expressive faces, 17" by 1-7/8" .    View   View   View   #N63258 SERAFIN MOCTEZUMA Mexico sterling links bracelet,  7" by 1" wide.  View  #N34917


MEXICO Taxco sterling "FCM" mark fish brooch, a great rhythmic design, 2-1/2".   View   #N62964 MEXICO sterling scroll links heavy bracelet, marked "Prieto Ave 40 Juarez Mexico 925", no eagle mark, 7-3/4" by 1-1/2".   View   View   View   View   #N63563 MAYA unsigned hammered and green enameled brass and copper face pin.     View   #N63574


MEXICO silver crab brooch with green belly, 2-7/8".  View   #X35903 MEXICO silver rabbit brooch with green belly, 2-7/8".  View   #X35902 L MACIEL Mexico sterling flower cuff bracelet, marked "Mexico 925/1000", wearable size 7" and 1-3/4" wide.  View   #N65015 


MEXICO silver Retro brooch with amethyst cabochon, marked "Silver Mexico", 2" by 1-5/8".   View   #N34462 MARGOT de Taxco 5200 sterling dancing lady screw back earrings, 1-1/2".   View   View   #N64166  


ASIAN Jewelry
circa 1930-1950s


  CHINA sterling gilt filigree bracelet with carved green jade center and pink tourmaline side stones, safety chain, marked on the back "Silver China", circa 1930, wearable size 7-1/4", 1-1/4" wide at the front and 5/8" wide at the back. The "Silver China" mark usually denotes 900/1000 silver or better.  View   View   #Q37633


CHINA gilt sterling filigree parure with rose quartz cabochons, blue, green and pastel blue enameling set in gilt sterling, circa 1930s. There is a repeating design of flowers and leaves in soft colors of enamel, and a pink quartz cabochon centers each element. This is a clean elegant set without a single flaw. The necklace is 16-1/2" with each cab link 1-1/4" by 1"; the hinged bracelet is 7-1/3" by 1" wide; and the pin is 1-1/3" by 1". This is a very special Chinese export set in excellent condition, wonderful to wear and collect.  View   View   View   View   View   View   View   #Q37917


 CHINESE gold washed silver filigree bracelet with lovely agate cabochons, 6-3/4" by 7/8".   View   View   View   #Y32250




   CHINA orange Koi fish in a pond brooch with tiny hand etched and colored lines depicting the scene, set in silver mesh filigree, marked on the back "Silver", 2" by 1-1/2". The "China" mark usually denotes copper with a silver coating. The setting is a wonderful filigree scroll and leaves motif.   View   View   View   #Q37569

CHINA hinged bangle bracelet in which repousse and chasing create a scene of travel. The bracelet shows men fishing, crossing a bridge, boating and riding a water buffalo. It is marked inside "China" and some letters I cannot read probably denoting the maker's name. It is 6-1/2" wearable size by 1-1/3" wide. The "China" mark usually denotes copper with a silver coating.  View   #Q37576

CHINA carved amethyst brooch with a melons motif, circa 1930, as is. This has the older style c-catch and is marked "Silver" on the back, 1-1/3" by 1-1/8". The "China" mark usually denotes copper with a silver coating. The amethyst piece has a chip missing at the top as can be seen in the photos at 11 to 12 o'clock, so this is priced as is..  View   #Q37632  


CHINA silver filigree parure with the 8 Immortals motif. The figures are hand carved and painted bone and they each hold a symbol of their profession. The bracelet is 6-5/8" by 1-1/4", the pin is 1-1/2" by 1", the ring is adjustable and size 7 with a length along the finger of 3/4" and the screw back earrings are 3/4".  Eight Immortals?   View   View   View   View   View   View   View   View   View   View   View    #N40678 JADE ring with an oval figural lady's face, etched decorations around the jade and down each shank, Asian markings inside, c 1930s, size 10-1/2 and lays 3/4" along the finger. Probably Chinese and what a fun ring!   View   View   View    #Q40654
STERLING Asian Chinese bracelet, marked on the back "sterling" and with Chinese writing on each oval disk, and it's safety chain. It is 6-1/2" maybe by 5/8" wide. The characters on this bracelet are pronounced “Fu” and “Shou” which means happiness and longevity. They are all good wishes in ancient China. Now we still use it to wish old people live with happiness or Chinese festival spring holiday.   View   View    View bb #N40623


  CHINA cinnabar bracelet, bangle and pendant group with lovely Asian calligraphy designs. The link bracelet and pendant are set in gold tone wire filigree, marked on the back "China". The bracelet is 6-1/2" by 1-1/3" and the pendant is 1-7/8" by 1-1/3". The bangle is 2-5/8" by 5/8" by 1/4", a slightly larger opening than the standard 2-1/2".  The "China" mark usually denotes copper with a silver coating.  View   View   View   View   View   View   View  View   View    #Q37571

CHINA sterling and enameled tube shaped beads necklace, each tube having a fan and ribbon motif, total length 27" and each tube is 5/8" by 3/16".   View   #Q37634


CHINA specimen stones bracelet set in silver tone metal frames, each link a different stone, some of which are a lovely translucent with light coming through. The stones include chrysophase, agate, gold stone and others. It has a safety chain and is marked "Silver" on the back, 6-3/4" by 3/4".  View   View   #Y37794




CHINA turquoise beads necklace with sterling clasp, marked "925" export on the back, 21-1/2" wearable length, beads slightly graduated from about 3/4" down to 5/8", circa 1930.    View   #Q37733

CHINA carved bone or ivory brooch with a scene of wise men or scholars in rows, set in silver tone, 1-5/8" by 1-1/4". The "China" mark usually denotes copper with a silver coating.   View   View   #Q37568

QUARTZ pink carved quartz necklace with findings marked "sterling" and tiny faceted clear spacer beads all strung on chain, 18" wearable length with a 2" by 1-1/4" front clasp.   View   View   #Q38650


STERLING Thai Nako sterling niello hand made in Siam flexible hinged wide bracelet, in the motif of a big fan with dancing ladies, 6-1/3" wearable length and from 3" down to 1/3".   View   #N63680 SIAM "Thai Nako made in Siam" sterling lady brooch, 2-5/8", unusual as it has it's original box .   View   View   #N61680   SIAM Nielloware sterling dancer 2-1/4" by 1-5/8" pin, 7" bracelet and 7/8" earrings, circa 1960.    #N26259


STERLING Asian Chinese bracelet, marked on the back "sterling" and with Chinese writing on each oval disk, and it's safety chain. It is 6-1/2" maybe by 5/8" wide. The characters on this bracelet are pronounced “Fu” and “Shou” which means happiness and longevity. They are all good wishes in ancient China. Now we still use it to wish old people live with happiness or Chinese festival spring holiday.   View   View    View   #N40623  STERLING flip ring with designs on both sides, marked "China", size 8-1/2 and about 11/16" at the front, weight 1.68 ozs. The character on one side of the ring is  pronounced “Shou”, which means a wish for longevity. The bird on the other side has no meaning that I can find, so it could be just decorative.  View  View   View     #N40659 CHINA grapes brooch with small turquoise nuggets as grapes, set in a silver tone filigree mesh leaf and circle, marked on the back "China", 2". The "China" mark usually denotes copper with a silver coating.  View   View   #Q37572


Silver jewelry, signed and unsigned


CARNELIAN cabochons and silver links bracelet with safety chain, marked "silver", 7" long and 1/3" wide. Carnelian is a form of chalcedony and one of my personal favorite stones.   View   View   #V36811 SCOTTISH pebble bracelet with agate and sterling silver and 6 different types of agate, hallmarked Edinburgh1960-61 maker HW&S, has it's safety chain, 7-1/4" by 7/8".  View   View   View  #V36810 AGATE and silver pendant with fairy, hummingbird and trumpet vine motif, 1-7/8" by 1-1/4".  View   #V36760


STERLING and marcasite interlocking links bracelet marked "925", 7" by 3/4".   View   View   #N62879 STERLING French rose motif bangle bracelet, marked “Propriete Artistique Of France.”  The Bangle closes with a latch that is in the shape of a raised rose, nice heavy quality at about 47 grams (1.56ozs), 7" by 7/8".    View   View   #V34614 SILVER leaves brooch with pale turquoise dangles, 3".   View   #N62966


STERLING and marcasite entwined links bracelet, 7" by 1-1/2". Marked on the back of the fold over catch "925 FAS", it is in excellent vintage condition.   View   #N39672 BEAU sterling ring with shooting lines, each ending with a tiny ball. Marked inside "Beau sterling", it is a size 7 and runs 1" along the finger. A terrific mid-century look makes this 1950s ring so special!   View   #N40171 STERLING bracelet with a stylized leaves motif with beaded edges, marked on the back "sterling", 7" by 1-1/8". The box catch closes securely and the entire bracelet is in excellent vintage condition.    View   View    #N39673


STERLING silver loops necklace with a hand made chain, 16-1/2" long. The hook closure is easy to latch and firmly stays in place. I cannot get a clear test as to the percentage of sterling in this necklace, but sometimes testing can be difficult. So although I think it is sterling, I priced it as though it was silver tone.   View   View   #N40152 STERLING silver earrings with a Phoenix bird on each, 1" clip backs, similar in design to the Monongye bracelet we have had.   View   #N40148 SILVER elongated beads necklace, 26" long and 1/2" width. The matte finish on each bead glows in a lovely way, and it sits nicely on the neck. I cannot get a clear test as to the percentage of sterling in this necklace, but sometimes testing can be difficult.   View   #N40151


  STERLING Polish Brutalist 875 silver necklace with hallmarks, circa 1963-1986. This amazing necklace is 33" long and about 3/8" wide. The links remind me of opened pecan shells, very unusual and artistically sculptural. Merriam-Webster Dictionary defines  "Brutalist" as "a style in art and architecture using exaggeration and distortion to create it's effect... of massiveness and power".    View   #N40328   


ORLY sterling and dichroic fused glass brooch in brilliant rainbow of colors with an abstract design, 1-1/3" by 1/18". This is signed on the reverse "by Orly" and a copyright sign, and in excellent condition.  View   #X39671 ORLY brooches ORLY sterling and dichroic fused glass brooch in brilliant rainbow of colors with an abstract design, 1-1/4" by 1". This is signed on the reverse "by Orly" and a copyright sign, and in excellent condition.   View    #X39670


  STERLING and rhinestone flower and leaves pin 3-3/4".   View   #N22189

   BAS sterling 17" necklace with 2-1/2" pendant, 7" x 1-1/4" bracelet, 2" pin and ring size 7-3/4.   View    View    View   #N24353   

 STERLING and delicately enameled floral bracelet, 6-1/2".   View   View    View   View   View  #N21493


STERLING Middle Eastern bracelet with 5 tapered panels, each with an applied silver design and red and blue glass cabochons. This bracelet has a pull-out closure, and it is 7" by 2-7/8". There are no marks on this bracelet but it does test as sterling, and it si in excellent condition..   View   View   View   #N39380

STERLING dainty rose links bracelet, marked "sterling" on the catch, 7" by 1/2". On the reverse of each link is a saint's image, so I wondered if this was a Catholic piece.   View   View   View   View   #N39373

PERU sterling silver and turquoise bracelet with an animal motif on each of the seven links, and a safety chain for security, 7" by 1". View   #N38389


BAS GERMANY 835 sterling bracelet with four links, each decorated with scrolls and leaves. The "BAS" mark on the clasp is ""Blachian Antik Schmuck" of Munich, Germany, and it is marked "835" there as well. "BAS" translates ""Blachian Antique Jewelry" in English and I think this is mid-century circa 1950 bracelet. It has both a push-in clasp and a safety lock, and is 7-1/2" by 1", weighs about 1.54 ounces. In excellent condition, it will be worn and enjoyed for years to come.   View   View   View   View    #N39255

SILVER courting couple pendant necklace in pierced and etched 830 silver. The design is of a gentleman and lady holding hands and dressed in antique costumes, the lady holding an umbrella. The pendant is 2" by 1-1/2" with a 1/4" loop for a chain and it weighs about .72 ounces with it's chain ( .30 ounces without). At the front bottom of the pendant are two hallmarks which I cannot read, perhaps one is 3 crowns and the other the letter "S", but they don't look British. The back of the loop on the pendant is marked "830S", possibly German or Scandinavian silver. And the sterling chain is a later added lobster claw closure chain marked "Italy 925".   View   View   Both   #N39261

STERLING SILVER courting couple links bracelet in pierced and etched sterling silver. Each link shows a lady and gentleman bowing to each other and wearing antique clothing. She has bows in her hair and he carries a cane. The bracelet is 7" by 7/8", has a secure slide-in box catch and weighs about .94 ounces. The back of the bracelet catch is marked "sterling", and the bracelet is in excellent vintage condition and well made.    View   View   #N39269


MODERNIST silver and Lucite brooch in an interesting shape. The Lucite is made to look like rutilated quartz by reverse carving the back side. This brooch is 3" by 1-1/2" and in excellent condition, estimated date about 1960.   View   View   #N39517 

SILVER drops necklace with a wonderful design that is so graceful on the neck, 17-1/4" by 1". The repeating elements include urn, flower, shield and bead shapes, and is in all in excellent condition with a simple hook closure in the back.  View   View   #N39371

GORHAM sterling owl pendant with the initials "JMW" on the back as well as "Gorham sterling 403", 2-1/8" by 1-1/4". Both the chain and the owl are in excellent condition.  View   View   #N39482


STERLING silver filigree necklace with aqua cabochon centers. It is 14-5/8" long with a 2-1/2" front drop, and it is in very good vintage condition, light weight, lace-like and with intricate wire workmanship.   View   View   View   #N39376 STERLING silver filigree bracelet with aqua cabochon centers, 7" by 1-1/8" and weighs about .26 ounces including the stones. The closure works well and the bracelet is in excellent condition.  View   View  #N39450 STERLING Grady Alexander sterling butterfly brooch with turquoise and a purple cabochon, 2-1/4" by 1-15/8". Alexander is a contemporary Albuquerque, New Mexico, jewelry maker.  View   View  #N39399


NIELLO sterling bracelet with 4 chains connecting a center plaque and 5 smaller plaques, total wearable length 7" by 1" at the widest, and weighs about .77 ounces. It is marked "925" for sterling on the back and it has a pull out tube catch. Niello is a process in which sulfides are used as an inlay into engraved or etched metal, creating tow-toned designs. You can read more about Niello HERE. This is in excellent condition.   View   View   View   #N39264 NIELLO sterling necklace with 4 chains connecting eight oval plaques or stations, total wearable length 16" by 1/3" and weight about 1.21 ounces. It is marked "925" for sterling on the back, and it has a secure pull-out tube catch closure. Niello is a process in which sulfides are used as an inlay into engraved or etched metal, creating tow-toned designs. This is in excellent condition.    View   View   #N39265 STERLING English extra wide 9-bar gate bracelet with a heart-shaped working padlock. It is 6-5/8" long and 1-1/4" wide and weighs about 1.01 ounces. It is hallmarked on the padlock for the maker "ASJ", Birmingham sterling, and the date 1977. The padlock works perfectly with a pull-back catch, and the whole thing is held together with a safety chain. I think it also has tiny hallmarked on a jump ring next to the padlock, but I cannot read it.   View   View   View  #N39254


PENDANT matte tone silver tone metal necklace with stylized leaf pendant, the pendant itself is 2-1/3" by 1-1/2", 3" including the loop and the chain is 56" long and 1/3" wide wide. The chain has a wonderful feel, smooth and supple and with a wonderful texture. Both chain and pendant have a slightly antiques finish, more matte gray than silver.   View   View   #Y37357

GERMANY sterling marcasite and half pearls bracelet with seven links, marked 935, the German standard for sterling, each 1" by 1/2" and the total wearable length 7". The bracelet has it's safety chain. The marcasites are bead set and the back of this is almost as lovely as the front, really well and cleanly made.  View   #X38230

LES BERNARD silver tone metal knotted chains necklace with six strands, 29".    #X38047




RING mid-century modernist ring of sterling with an agate oval and pierced edge, size 9 and 1-1/2"  along the finger.   View   View   #N34916

RING sterling and gray pearl ring size 7 and 3/4" along the finger.   View   View   #N34963

SILVER mid-century modernist hand motif brooch with sterling, copper and ivory, 1-1/2" by 1-5/8".   View   #N63039


STERLING ring with green cabochon, hand fashioned leaves, coils, size 7-3/4 and 1-5/8" along the finger, marked "925" inside the band.  View   View   View   #N66158

SILVER cuff bracelet looking like cut steel with cut and etched flowers, scrolls and leaves and applied balls. Inside it is marked "800" for 800/1000 silver, and the wearable size is 6-1/8" including the 3/4" opening, and 1-7/8" wide at the front tapering down to 3/4" at the back. This is slightly adjustable to a larger size if you are careful or have a jeweler do it.  View   View   View   #V37774

STERLING buckle bracelet in sterling with an opal chips cabochon center, wearable at 6-7" around with 1/3" increments. The bracelet has a bit of an oblong shape rather than round so a wrist that is also oblong will fit this best. There are no marks, but it does test as sterling and the total weight is about 2 ounces.  View   #N37585


TRIFARI silver tone chunky leaves pin, beautifully shaped, 3-1/4".  View  #T16730 TRIFARI silver necklace with ginkgo leaves, 15-1/2" by 1-1/2".   View   #T65610 CORO sterling wheat set with sterling bracelet, brooch and earrings, bracelet 7-1/2" by 5/8", brooch 2-1/2" and clip back earrings 1-1/8".    #C65611


GERMANY sterling and green stone cabochon ring with marcasite accents, size 6-3/4 and 5/8" along the finger.    View   #X35469 GERMANY sterling and ivory colored carved rose brooch with marcasites, 2-1/2".   View   #X35470 HENTON sterling wide C-shaped cuff bracelet, open at the back, wearable size 7" and 1-1/2" wide and about 2.6 ounces.   View   View   #N35599 


  NAPIER silver floral motif bracelet.   View   View    #X17818 STERLING "T.L.M. sterling England" Thomas Mott butterfly wing necklace with rich vivid colors, palm tree beach and ship design, circa 1920, 16-1/3" by 1-1/3".   View   View   View   #N32190    NAPIER silver tone oriental motif  7-1/2" by  1"  bracelet.  View    View   #X20881


   STERLING banded agate ring with a long rectangular loaf-shaped agate stone, size 6+ and 3/4"along the finger. It is marked "sterling" inside the band and is in very good vintage condition.   View    #V62781

TLM Thomas Mott sterling and butterfly wing pendant on a sterling chain, pendant 7/8" and chain 18". This has really lovely colors, and the beach scene is a nice one.  View   View   #N39678 

  STERLING pierced domed ring marked "CG sterling" inside the band, size 7, 5/8" along the finger and the dome is 1/3" tall. The illusion that the overlapping bars make is really lovely.   View   View   #N40170


STERLING necklace with enameled pink roses and green leaves on V-shaped links necklace with black edging, 15-1/2" by 3/4".  View   View   #N37784   BUTTERFLY "FK" sterling stylized butterfly links necklace with red and black enameled highlights, wearable length 16" and 1/2" wide, marked "sterling" on the back of one segment and on the catch. I do not know who the maker "FK" is.  View   View   #N37780  STERLING 950 silver and green leaves wrap necklace, 11" top to bottom, each green leaf about 1-1/8". This lays on the neck just right and can be slightly adjusted as well.   View    View   View    #N38293


TANA ACTON sterling wire wrapped asymmetrical cuff bracelet, the rhythm of light passing through the wire is lovely, and this simple classic design is easy to wear with anything, wearable size 6-1/2" and adjustable with widths graduating from 2' down to 1".      View   #X37076 CAROL FELLEY 1988 sterling silver and malachite stylized flower brooch, 2-1/4". Carol Felley is a New Mexico jewelry maker and her mark is on the back of the brooch along with the date "'88".   View   View   #X36462 TOPAZIO silver tone filigree and enameled bangle, an unusually large size at 8" around the inside and 7/8" wide. Topazio is a Portuguese company.   View   View   #N37331  


STERLING studio made sterling and malachite posey holder pin, 2".   View   #N30030 STERLING Italy 925 sterling yellow and rose gold mesh bracelet with beaded edge, 7-1/2" by 1".   View   View   #N30031 BETH PIVER modernist style ring, silver with gold accents, size 5-3/4, 1/2.   View   View   View   View   #N30032


OBSIDIAN rutilated quartz (quartz crystals with inclusions made up of rutile crystals which resemble fine reddish-brown, red, and sometimes golden "hairs"  imbedded in the quartz, also known as "flèches d'amour" or "Venus hairstone"), cabochons set in sterling bracelet, 8" by 7/8".   View   View   #X60457

STERLING hinged abundance bangle with twelve panels, each embossed with different designs: ears of corn, roses, flower baskets, grapes and leaves and fruit, marked "sterling" on the clasp, safety chain, 7" by 3/4".   View   #V31494

OBSIDIAN amethyst, turquoise, quartz and moonstone cabochons in sterling silver bracelet, 7-1/2".   View   View   View   #X60458


SCANDIA Scandia sterling links bracelet with opal chip mosaic, 7-1/3" by 1-1/8".   View   View   View   #N35489  STYLIZED silver tone bird and flowers brooch, a wonderful design, 2-3/4".   View   #X63486  BONWIT TELLER sterling Italy bracelet with green enameled links, 7-5/8" by 7/8", marked also "295".  Bonwit Teller opened in New York City in 1895, changing locations a few times until they opened on 5th Street in 1911. Their merchandise was high quality, as was their service. They had locations in other cities as well. Their logo was a hand bouquet of violets. As of 2010 they are opening again in NYC on East 57th Street.   View   View   View   #X35462


   SILVER three horses running brooch, 2-1/3".   View   #N26212       STERLING cast oriental lady 3-1/2" brooch.   View   View   #N21494    TRUART sterling silver face brooch, 2".   View   View   #X26457  


    SILVER leaves and flowers brooch with blue cabochon, 1-3/4".   View   #N27845    PERUZZI  silver and blue cabochon dangle earrings, 2-1/3", blue cabochon.  View   View    View  #X27844 STERLING silver flowers and green cabochon brooch, 1-5/8".  View   #N27846


STERLING 3-1/2" flower and leaves tied with a bow brooch.   View   #N50009

  STERLING hand made Hobe-style unsigned brooch, 3".   View   #Y21148

STERLING 2-1/2" tulips brooch.   View   #N50011


STERLING and green marbled cabochons oval links bracelet, 7-1/8" by 1-5/8". View View #N50469 

      STERLING acorn 1" screw back earrings.   View   #N23945

    SILVER tone hinged butterfly wing bracelet marked "R" in square" and "patn 1994826", adjustable in size with a 1" front.   View    View  #Y26179


   LEONORE Doskow handmade sterling initials JHC pin, 1-1/2". See Rezazadeh "Collectible Silver Jewelry" page 49.   View   #N28353

     MOON brooch with unusual back mark, "stg sil", 1 inch.  View   View   #N27227

STERLING silver mid century modern modernist artisan ring, stylized saddle design, size 8-3/4" and is 1" along the finger. This lovely ring has no marks at all but tests as sterling, and it is very heavy and well made.    View      #N62969


   MONKEYS silver tone three monkeys on a branch brooch, 2-3/4".    View   #Y61362

   FELCH sterling dove bird and foliate motif bracelet, 7" by 1-1/8".   View   View   View   #N28168

 FELCH sterling brooch, design patent number 121,373 circa 1940, 2-1/8".   View   #X28373         


 STERLING and 18k gold with sapphire cabochons owl 16-1/2" by 1/2" necklace and pierced 5/8" earrings with sapphires and pearls, "925 750 (18k yellow gold) hallmarked".   View   View   View   View   View   View   View   View   View   #N29456

STERLING with 14k gold "S" makers mark flower brooch, 2-1/4".   View   View   #N28911

  SILVER tone metal spirals design 16-1/2" by 3/4" necklace and 1-3/4" screw backed earrings.   View   View   View   #N28634    


   SCOTTISH sterling and purple rhinestone brooch, hallmarked Glasgow 1957-8 , 1-1/3".   View   View   #N29925   STERLING grapes and leaves bracelet, patent #2368543 to Henry Hattenrath for a "jewelry lock", the style of catch on this bracelet, dated July 8th, 1943, 7" by 1".   View   View   View   #N30082 STERLING and large citrine Celtic brooch with Birmingham hallmark and date 1959, 2-5/8". This style was popular from the Victorian era onward, and similar pieces can be seen on page 32 of Davidov & Dawes "Victorian Jewelry".  A brooch like this can be seen in the illustration "Scottish Jewellery A Victorian Passion" by Diana Scarisbrick on page 9.    View   View  View   #V31213


STERLING hallmarked bow pin with loop for a watch, hallmarked Birmingham 1914, maker's mark "WHH", 1-1/4".    View   View   View   #N29239

        SILVER and silver tone leaves and flowers pin with purple stone bug, 5".   View   View   #Y26164 

   CORO NORSELAND 4-1/3" sterling eagle brooch circa 1943.  View   View  #C23918


DANECRAFT sterling circle brooch with flowers, 2-1/3".   View   View   #X60963

SD STERLING stylized lady face brooch, 2-1/3" by 1-3/4".   View   View   #N

STERLING agate set in heavy sterling pendant, marked "sterling" on back, 2" on an 18" sterling chain.   View   View   #N32630


STERLING Iona silver Scottish circle brooch with Celtic design, mark "C-crown-A" maker's mark "IMC", 2" .   View   View   #N33440 SILVER and agate brooch, an asymmetrical setting looking somewhat root-like, very interesting.   1-1/2"  View   #N34447 SAPHIRET sterling bar brooch with pierced design, early 1900s, 2". The tan-to-blue opalescence as the brooch moves is just lovely. Saphiret glass was made in Gablonz, Czechoslovakia in the mid-19th century by mixing melted gold into sapphire-colored glass.   View   View   #Q33724


STERLING silvery silver and pearl cabochons pendant and pierced earrings set, pendant 1-1/4" on a 16" sterling chain, earrings 1".   View   #N61313 STERLING LGB marked Sterling Army Air Corps wings pin, 2".   View   #X61295 STERLING airplane brooch with hollow back, 2-5/8".   View   #N61314


SILVER flower brooch, almost illegible marks, 2-5/8", mark hard to read, possibly something like "Rangiorl Ecre"??   View   #N34469 STERLING Amcraft military wings glider pilot pin, marked "Amcraft, Attlesboro, Mass sterling", 3" wide.    View   #N34448  STERLING Black, Starr & Gorham sterling poppy flowers brooch, 2-3/4" by 2-1/2", makers mark and "319" on the back, 1940-62.   View   #N34450


STERLING cast lizard brooch with moonstone in his mouth, nice detail, marked "sterling", 2".   View   #N34473 SILVER fountain pen nib brooch, great gift for a writer, 2-1/2" by 1-1/3".   View   #N34471 STERLING silver snail pendant, beautifully shaped, a 1-1/4" snail on a  23" chain.   View   #N62475


SILVER PLATE girl brooch made of silver plate flat ware, very creative, signed 1996, 6".   View   View   #N3421 NE FROM Denmark sterling and blue glass cabochon earrings, clip back 3/4" by 5/8". The "NE" stands for Niels Eric and these are circa 1950.   View   #X36273 STERLING cactus pin with coral glass little cabochons and etched details, 2-5/8".   View   #N62524


SILVER artisan ring, stylized saddle design, size 8-3/4" and is 1" along the finger.   View   View   #N62969 STERLING ebony and ivory carved walnut pendant, 2".   View   View   #N62447 STERLING silver, ebony and ivory pendant walnut, 2". The walnut is half ivory and half ebony, yin and yang.   View   #N62476


RING large faceted glass topaz-colored stone ring set in sterling silver with Deco style stepped-down sides. This ring is a size 6-3/4 and the top of the stone is 7/8" by 7/8" across.  View  View   View   View   #N40169  DECO sterling bar pin set with black and white enamel, one is 2-1/2" by 1/4", and two are 1-1/4" by 3/16". All are marked "sterling" on the back.  View   #N40210  


STERLING peony oval brooch, 2-1/4".   View   #N62967



OP ORLANDINI sterling silver heavy buckle bracelet, marked on the end tab with the maker's name, 7-1/2" wearable size, 8-3/4" total length and the chain is 1/2" wide. It is  high-quality, heavy and weights 2.76 ounces. According to my research, this name was a mid-century 1960s era modernist maker from Italy, and he worked on fine jewelry as well. The bracelet is in excellent condition and the clasp, which is the loop of the buckle, closes firmly.  View   View   View   View   View   #N66505 STERLING M Willie D sterling goat on truck brooch, 2".    View   View   #N62965



ANTIQUED silver tone necklace, 18" by 1" wide.   View   #Q63168 STERLING leaves chatelaine, one side 2" one side 1-1/4" and chains 5-1/2".   View   #N63192 DECO WRE (W.E. Richards) sterling links necklace with blue glass moonstones, 16-1/2" long and 7/16" wide. W.E. Richards is an Attleboro, MA jewelry maker 1900-present.   View   View   View   #N34791


STERLING wishbone pendant on sterling chain, wishbone is 3" and the chain is 26".   #N63195 SILVER mermaid suspended from bow pin, total 3-1/2" long and bow is 1" wide. The mermaid's body is articulated so she can swing her hips.    View   #N62878 COWBOY and lasso brooch in antiqued gold tone, 2-5/8".    View   #Y34927


 STERLING peony and leaves oval brooch, light weight and easy to wear, 2-1/4".   View   #N62967 STERLING with gold wash flowers and leaves brooch, 3-1/4".   View   #N34856 STERLING and moonstone cabochons bracelet, beautifully blue fire and brilliantly reflective, each gem is slightly different in size and shape and the stones vary from 1/4" by 1/8" down to 5/16" by 1/8", with the total bracelet 7" by 7/16".    View   View   View   View   #N26236




CELESTIAL dangly silver and enamel pierced earrings with celestial motifs of stars, moon, planets and sky  in blue, pastel blue, white, yellow, lavender and orange enamel and a carnelian colored center cabochon, length 1-1/3".    #N37522

STERLING silver owl brooch with tiger eye wink, a real charmer, 1-1/2".   View   #N34954

STERLING wrap bracelet with floral motif, hallmarks inside for sterling, Chester, England, maker JS date 1940s, adjustable from 7" down to 8-5/8" in 1/2" increments, 1" wide.  View   View   #N37587 


ENGLISH sterling bamboo bangle, hinged and with a safety chain, hallmarked for Birmingham, England, maker "CPS", 20th century. This is hollow and weighs .40 ounces, and it is in very good vintage condition.   View   View    #N66512 PORTER BLANCHARD sterling hand made combined skinny bangles, 15 bangles under one crosspiece with the words "Porter Blanchard sterling handmade" on it. It is 7" around and about 1" wide, and weighs 3.04 ounces. Blanchard, born in 1886, was a part of the Arts & Crafts movement and he lived in California, dying in 1973. He made jewelry from the 1940s until his death. His sterling flatware and hollowware work is in various museums. You can read more about him on Wiki HERE.   View   View   #N66540 CPS ENGLISH sterling hinged bangle with an etched scrolls and leaves design on the front, 7" by 5/8". Hallmarked for the maker "CPS", Birmingham England, and the date letter is illegible for me, but this is 20th century and weighs 1.71 ounces.     View   View   View   View   #N66498


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Sterling Contemporary Jewelry


STERLING silver v-shaped cuff bracelet with yellow faceted glass stone, 6-1/2" by 1-7/8".    View   View   #N63156 LA NOUVELLE BAGUE sterling silver hinged bangle with 18 karat yellow gold accents, gem stones including red citrine, peridot, rhodolite, amethyst and blue topaz, 6-1/2" by by 1-1/3". Nouvelle Bague was founded Florence 1976 and has been making fabulous jewelry since then.   View   View   View   View   #X63137 SILVER hand brooch with sterling, copper and ivory, 1-1/2" by 1-5/8".   View   #N63039


DIAN MALOUF unsigned sterling fish and trees brooch with dangling fish, 2-1/2" by 1-1/4".    View   View   #X63033 MARQUITA MASTERSON designer Mexico sterling hallmarked necklace with white poured glass, 17" with 4" front drop.   View   View   View   #X63050 DIAN MALOUF unsigned sterling basket of wheat sheaves brooch, 1-1/2".   View   #X63032


REBECCA COLLINS Dallas Texas sterling earrings with Javanese vintage glass set in silver, 1".    View   #X60367 REBECCA COLLINS sterling and earrings with orange-brown cabochons and smoky topaz colored bead dangles, 2".   View   #X60370 STERLING and speckled stone earrings marked "925" on back, 1".   View   #N60368


REBECCA COLLINS sterling brooch with jet, blister pearls, and dangling amber and agate stones with classical lady center, 2" by 4".     View   View   View   #X62933 KIT CARSON sterling circa 1990 Mock Turtle brooch from his "Alice in Wonderland" series, inspired by the famous John Tenniel illustrations.  View   View   #N37786 DZI sterling and smoky topaz statement ring, marked "DZI 925" inside the band, size 6-3/4 and 1-1/4" along the finger.   View   #N63388


TANA ACTON sterling wire wrapped asymmetrical cuff bracelet.   View   #X37076

SEA SHELL sterling silver hinged bangle bracelet with 14 karat yellow gold accents real ruby cabochons tips, marked "S/S 14k" at the hinge, 6-2/3" by about 1/3". View   #N62818

  S star mark sterling and bronze toned Drusy pendant, 1" by 1/2" and weighs .23 ounces. The chain is an Italian sterling contemporary chain that looks great with the pendant. The mark on the pendant the letter "S" with a star.  View   View    #N39915


SI 925 marked sterling and gray Drusy ring size 8-1/2 and slightly adjustable, 1" by 3/4" top. Drusy is an enchanting stone, and a favorite of mine.   View   View   #N39913 FIFIROSE sterling and slate gray Drusy teardrop shaped pierced dangly earrings, .31 ounces, 7/8" by 1/2". The Fifirose brand of jewelry is made in Bali, and the mark is inside the inner rim on one earring.   View   #N39918 STERLING and dark slate gray triangle shaped Drusy ring with a beautifully pierced setting. It is a  size 10, weight .30 ounces, Drusy top 1" by 3/4". It has a clean contemporary look.   View   View   #N39917


REBECCA Collins earlier unsigned silver cherub brooch, heavy and well made, 2-5/8".    View   #X63485 RETRO links heavy bracelet, 6-5/8" long, 1-1/4" wide at the front and 1/2" at the back.   View   #N63489 REBECCA Collins earlier unsigned silver medallion brooch, heavy cast piece 2-1/3".    View   #X63484


  STERLING bracelet with a high domed purple crystal cabochon center and designs in the silver on both sides. It is 6-3/4" including the 1-1/4" back opening and 1" wide 1.78 ounces, and in excellent condition.   View  View  View   #N39904  


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