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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1970 item #1068200 (stock #1076)
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This unusual necklace was designed by Taxco maestro, Antonio Pineda. It is a hefty 148 grams and is 7/8" wide with a wearable length of 15 1/4". It has a great design of flaired overlapping V's and looks wonderful on the neck. It is in excellent condition and is hallmarked with the Antonio crown as well as "Taxco Sterling" and eagle number 208.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1980 item #1215228 (stock #jo1)
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This fantastic necklace was made by legendary costume jewelers, Joseff of Hollywood. Known as the leading suppliers of jewelry for early Hollywood, they also produced a line of jewelry that was sold through exclusive retailers. This necklace is 22 1/2" long from end to end and drapes down approximately 8" in front. It is made from brass and has the company's signature matte finish which was originally produced because it wasn't reflective under the early Hollywood film lights...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1135536 (stock #11403)
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This gorgeous necklace was made by the Italian design duo of Lyda Toppo and Bruno Coppola, better known as Coppola e Toppo. The necklace has a wearable length of 16" to 19" and is 2" wide in front. It is made from woven black crystals with the larger beads beads being plastic. It has the signature heart shaped brass hardware signed "Made in Italy by Coppola e Toppo." It is in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1213942 (stock #ms4)
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This amazing ring was designed by Hungarian born sculptor and jeweler, Pal Kepenyes. The ring is 2 1/4" long x 1 3/4" wide and is hand crafted from sterling silver. It has a large agate center stone mounted in a tendril like setting. It is a heavy 47 grams and is hallmarked "Pal Kepenyes" on the reverse.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1213941 (stock #pk1)
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This amazing ring was designed by Hungarian born sculptor and jeweler, Pal Kepenyes. The ring is 2 1/8" long x 1 1/4" wide and is hand crafted from sterling silver. It has a large natural turquoise center stone mounted in a tendril like setting. It is a heavy 47 grams and is hallmarked "Pal Kepenyes Mexico" on the reverse.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1980 item #1225830 (stock #cet1)
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This unusual necklace was made by the Italian design duo of Lyda Toppo and Bruno Coppola, better known as Coppola e Toppo. The necklace has a wearable length of 16" and is 1 1/4" wide in front. It is made from curved chrome plated sections with woven rhinestone accents between each section. It has an adjustable choke chain and the hook closure is hallmarked "CoppolaToppo". It is in excellent condition and comes from one of the last periods of design with this great firm.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Victorian : Pre 1930 item #1137811 (stock #TBC1)
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These wonderful antique earrings measure 2 1/4" long x 3/4" wide and have an unusual renaissance design. The 19th century bottoms are made from 800 silver with enamel fronts, and the screwback tops are made from 10k gold. There is some minor loss of enamel and one earring has a split above the head. This is not noticeable when worn and does not detract from their beauty. These are "one of a kind" earrings from a well known Philadelphia estate.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Period : Pre 1970 item #1135844 (stock #11411)
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These lovely vintage earrings measure 1" long x 3/4" wide and are handcrafted from 14k gold. They have 6mm cultured pearls on the edges with seed pearl and sapphire stones at the center. They are in excellent condition and are hallmarked 14k on the reverse. They weigh 11.6 grams
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Unsigned : Pre 1950 item #1085596 (stock #11003)
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This amazing vintage pin is a hard to find "Jelly Belly" example from the 1940's. Carved from lucite, many of these pieces are believed to be made from post war surplus material. The material was a recent invention and mimicked the look of rock crystal which was extensively used in fine jewelry at the time. This pin measures 3 1/4" long x 2" wide and stands almost 1" thick. It is made from base metal and has a rich gold tone plating with pave crystal accents...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1119825 (stock #11220)
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This beautiful vintage necklace by Miriam Haskell is handcrafted from light blue glass beads and glass baroque pearls. It is 21" long from end to end and is approximately 2" wide in front. It has a 1/2" diameter button clasp with wire work beading on top and it is signed "Miriam Haskell" on the reverse. One of the large center pearls has a small nick to the surface, but other than that it is in very good condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Unsigned : Pre 1940 item #1140682 (stock #11422)
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This beautiful vintage necklace was made in Czechoslovakia in the 1930's. It is 15 3/4" long x 5/8" wide and has silver tone filigree panels between rectangular glass "donut" panels. Glass pieces like this are fragile and tend to be damaged, so it's increasingly harder to find period like this that are intact. It has some light wear to the silver finish, but overall, it is in very good condition..
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Period : Pre 1970 item #1174196
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This lovely vintage pendant measures 1 3/4" long x 7/8" wide and is made from hand carved lapis lazuli. The mounting has an interesting scroll design and the top bale opens so that it can be attached to a strand of beads if desired. It is in excellent condition and the bale is hallmarked 14k.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Unsigned : Pre 1950 item #1213836 (stock #uc2)
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This unique vintage pin measures 3 1/2" long x 1 3/4" wide and was made in the 1940's. The body is made from carved lucite and the head and tail are made from gold plated pot metal. It does have some wear to the plating but overall, it is in very good vintage condition. It is a very striking pin that would be great on jacket or coat lapel.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Unsigned : Pre 1940 item #1124756 (stock #11229)
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This wonderful vintage Czech glass necklace has a 2 3/8" long x 1 1/2" wide pendant with a great Egyptian revival design. It has brass hardware mounts and hangs from a 21 1/4 chain ending in a barrel closure. The chain has some tarnish from age, but overall, the necklace is in very good condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Bakelite : Pre 1960 item #1123553
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This beautiful vintage pin has a bale so it can be worn as an enhancement on a chain or by itself. The piece was manufactured by Delizza and Elster, better known as the makers of Juliana jewelry. The pin measures 1 3/4" in diameter and houses an 18mm art glass cabochon set in gold tone. In excellent condition. Please my other listing for the coordinating earrings (item #/keyword: 1119793).
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1119793 (stock #11212)
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These lovely vintage earrings were manufactured by Delizza and Elster, better known as the makers of Juliana jewelry. Each clip earring is 1 1/2" long x 1" wide and both have gold tone settings with 18mm art glass cabochons. They are in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1960 item #1288277 (stock #ms2)
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This lovely vintage pin was made by the Taxco silver firm of Los Castillo. It is hand crafted from repousse sterling silver and measures a sizable 4" long x 3" wide. It in excellent condition and is hallmarked "Los Castillo Taxco Sterling Made in Mexico 667".
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Designer Signed : Pre 1980 item #1068189 (stock #ESC1)
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These gorgeous vintage earrings were designed by jeweler, Patricia Von Musulin. Her pieces are known for their sculptural quality and have been featured in the design collections of Bill Blass, Perry Ellis, Oscar de la Renta, Michael Kors, Ralph Lauren, and Geoffrey Beene. They are hand carved from lignum vitae wood and have brass dot details. The reverse clips are sterling silver with a gold vermeil, and each is hallmarked "Von Musulin Sterling". They are in excellent condition.