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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 : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1071515 (stock #10738)
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$395.00
This wonderful oversized pendant has a great modernist bug design. It is handcrafted from sterling silver and has a large amber cabochon body. It is 4 1/4" long x 2" wide and it stands almost 7/8" tall. It is in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1073981 (stock #10806)
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$1,950.00
This wonderful vintage belt was designed by costume jewelry legend, Kenneth Jay Lane. It is 31 1/2" long x 3 1/2" wide and has a gold tone setting elaborately set with turquoise and coral cabochons. It is signed K.J.L. on the reverse and it is in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1940 item #1076650 (stock #ILL1)
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$150.00
This charming vintage Mexican silver pin dates to the 1930's and is a great example of the early repousse work from Taxco. It is 3 1/4" long x 1 3/4" wide and is made from heavy weight sterling silver (21.8 grams). It is in excellent condition and is hallmarked "Silver Mexico" on the reverse.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Pre 1960 item #1076925 (stock #TH2)
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$295.00
These gorgeous vintage earrings were designed by Mitchel Maer for Christian Dior in the 1950's. Each screw back earring is 3" long x 5/8" wide and both have silver tone dog tooth settings. The tops have bakelite faux amber cabochons with dangling pearls and crystal accents. They are in excellent condition and are hallmarked "Made in France" on the reverse. They are not signed Dior, but I have had these in the past in the Dior presentation case...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1960 item #1078054 (stock #10825)
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$195.00
This unique pendant was made in Germany during the Secessionist art movement. It is 3 1/8" long x 1 1/4" wide and is made from copper with sterling silver wire cells. It has a vibrant royal blue enamel background with cobalt blue enamel accents. It is in excellent condition and is signed "Weiner Handwerk" on the reverse.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1970 item #1078525 (stock #10849)
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$250.00
This charming vintage pin was made by the legendary Taxco jewelers, Los Castillo. The pin is 3 1/2" long x 2 3/4" wide and is made from heavy handwrought copper with a sterling silver plate. The center has a bright turquoise and black ceramic cabochon measuring 20MM x 28MM. It is in excellent condition and is hallmarked "M5 Ceramica Plateado Hecho en Mexico Los Castillo Taxco" on the reverse.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Bakelite : Pre 1940 item #1078531 (stock #10851)
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$225.00
These wonderful vintage bracelets look great in the trio as shown or worn individually. They are made from faceted bakelite and each bracelet is just under 1/2" wide with a 2 1/2" diameter opening. They are in excellent condition and have been semichrome tested.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Bakelite : Pre 1950 item #1079056 (stock #10855)
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$395.00
This wonderful bracelet is a great example of hard to find bakelite "clad" jewelry. It is 1 1/4" wide with a 2 1/2" diameter opening and has a rope twist design in carved mottled olive green bakelite. What makes this bangle unique are the alternating panels of gold plate, or "clad" which. There is some minor surface wear on the clad panels, but overall, the bracelet is in very good condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Bakelite : Pre 1950 item #1079059 (stock #10856)
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$250.00
This charming vintage bakelite pin measures 3 3/4" long x 2" wide and has a great fall motif design of acorns. It has a layer of leaves carved from wood and has 2 tortoise tone bakelite acorns applied on top. It has a secure pin mechanism and it is in excellent condition. It's a great pin for that jacket lapel or pashmina scarf!
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Bakelite : Pre 1950 item #1079063 (stock #10859)
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$125.00
This charming vintage pin is definitely a hard to find design rendered in both wood and celluloid. It is statement worthy measuring 5 1/2" long x 1 1/4" wide and is made from laminated wood and celluloid. It has a gold cord down the stick shaft and the reverse has an embedded pin stem. It is has some minor spotting on the reverse white celluloid, but overall, it is in excellent vintage condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Period : Pre 1980 item #1079322 (stock #10904)
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$900.00
This beautiful vintage necklace is expertly made from black onyx stone and 14k gold. It is 17" long and is approximately 1" wide in front. The clasp is 1/2" wide x 1/2" long and the onyx beads are 4MM. The center necklace has a 2 1/4" long section of 14k gold beads graduating from 4MM to 6MM. It has no markings but it has been tested for 14k gold. It is in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1980 item #1079327 (stock #10906)
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$90.00
These lovely vintage earrings by Fendi are 2" long x 3/4" wide and both have a bright gold finish with black enamel accents. They have black acrylic drops and hematite finish cabochon tops. They are in very good condition and both are signed "Fendi" on the reverse.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Unsigned : Pre 1970 item #1079387 (stock #10915)
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$100.00
Wow, these huge citrine headlight earrings will certainly garner lots of attention when worn. Each clip is 1 1/8" long x 1" wide and both are made from gold tone metal with citrine glass centers surrounded in clear rhinestones. They are not signed, but I supspect they are unsigned Kenneth Lane. They are in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1950 item #1082784 (stock #10935)
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This amazing oversized pin is a hard to find example by the Mazer brothers company. The pin is 3" long x 3" wide and has multi color rhinestones surrounded by pave crystal rhinestones. It has a polished rhodium finish back with the dye letter "M" stamped and the number 172 scribed on the reverse. Some of the crystals have darkened with age, and there is some loss of black enamel on the antennae. Overall, it is in very good condition and looks beautiful when worn...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1950 item #1085570 (stock #11001)
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$125.00
This lovely duette pin by Coro measures 2 3/4" long x 1 1/2" wide, and has a great retro style design. It can be worn as a pin or can be dismantled into 2 dress clips that can be worn a number of ways. It has a rich gold tone finish with green rhinestones and pave clear crystals. It is in excellent condition and is hallmarked "Coro" and "Pat no 1798867" on the reverse. It is in very good condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1950 item #1085586 (stock #11002)
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$495.00
This gorgeous vintage pin by Eisenberg originals is a classic design that's perfect for any suit or jacket lapel. It is 3 1/4" long x 2 3/8" wide and is cast from heavyweight sterling silver (71 grams). It has dazzling green rhinestones with clear crystal accents and the reverse is signed "Sterling" and "Eisenberg". The original gold vermeil is worn so it's more of a silver tone finish. The top green stone and the one on it's left appear to be replacements and show foil on the reverse side...
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...