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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #772975 (stock #44239)
The Lush Life Antiques
$995.00
This beautiful vintage pin is a classic design by William Spratling. It is 4 1/4" long x 2" wide and is made from heavyweight sterling silver (72 grams). The bow has circular stampwork details and it has a large 20MM amethyst cabochon accent. It is in excellent condition and is signed "Spratling Silver" as well as "Spratling Made in Mexico" with the WS logo.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #834258 (stock #misc29)
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$800.00
This lovely bracelet is a classic design by master Mexican silversmith, Hector Aguilar. It is 7/8" wide, and has a wearable length of 6 1/2". It is made from heavyweight sterling silver (85.3 grams), and has an attached safety chain and pin closure. It is is fully hallmarked "940 Taxco" with the Hector Aguilar "HA" monogram, and eagle stamp number 9. It is in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1960 item #1001253 (stock #50331)
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$395.00
This unusual modernist bird set was designed by Jorge Castillo, better known as Chato of the renowned Los Castillo taller. The pin measures 2 3/4" long x 2" wide and the matching earrings are 1 1/2" long x 1" wide. The set handwrought from sterling silver and has pearl, coral, and green stone accents. Each piece is hallmarked "Chato Castillo 925", and the pin bears his logo as well as model #4...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1970 item #1055031 (stock #122)
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$900.00
This wonderful vintage necklace is a faithful early reproduction of the masterwork of Antonio Pineda. It is 7/8" wide in front and tapers to 3/8" wide towards the back. It is made from heavy weight sterling silver (240 grams) and has faceted onyx square stone accents. It is in excellent condition and bears a rather undecipherable signature at the box clasp. It appears to read "Taxco Sterling" around the initial JC.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1056581 (stock #150)
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$295.00
This charming antique pin measures 1 3/4" long x 1 3/8" wide and is hand crafted from sterling silver. It has a 7/8" diameter portrait hand painted on preban ivory and the mounting is elaborately set with small seed pearls. The portrait has a small age fracture which has darkened with age, and the reverse has a safety clutch which appears to be a later replacement. Neither detracts from the beauty of this piece which is in amazing condition for it's age.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Period : Pre 1940 item #1056980 (stock #151)
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$250.00
This beautiful vintage pin has a detailed depiction of Raphael's "Madonna of the Meadow" painted on a thin sheet of preban ivory. It is 1 1/2" long x 1 3/8 and has an intricate frame made of 800 silver with a think piece of protective glass. It is in excellent condition and is hallmarked "800" on the reverse.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Designer Signed : Pre 1950 item #1056984 (stock #152)
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$250.00
This beautiful vintage bracelet by Peruzzi of Italy is 7 1/2" long x 3/4" wide and is handcrafted from 800 silver. It has an ornate Florentine mounting with roses and amethyst glass accents. It is in excellent condition and is signed "Peruzzi 800 Silver Italy" on the reverse.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Pre 1960 item #1057014 (stock #155)
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$295.00
This lovely vintage pin by Georg Jensen measures 1 3/8" long x 1 1/2" wide and is hand crafted from sterling silver. It has a traditional tulip design with a 6MM moonstone cabochon accent. It is in excellent condition and is hallmarked Georg Jensen in a dotted oval with "925S Denmark 100".
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Victorian : Pre 1950 item #1057024 (stock #156)
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$1,200.00
This charming (no pun intended) vintage bracelet measures 7 1/4" long and has 26 vintage puffy heart charms attached. One heart has a blue embedded stone, another has a mother of pearl background with grapes in enamel, and yet another has green enamel accents. The remaining 23 hearts are made from repousse sterling silver with intricate designs on the front. A few are engraved on the reverse with the names Poutsy, Jack, Mom, Dad, Sidney, Daddy, V. D. Gordon, G. C, and Bobbye...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Period : Pre 1950 item #1057171 (stock #158)
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$200.00
This beautiful vintage Austro Hungarian ring is made from sterling silver with a gold vermeil finish. It has a 9MM faceted amethyst center and there are some remnants of enamel on the ring. It is 7/8" in diameter while standing 1/2" tall and it is hallmarked 925 on the inner shank. It falls at a 5 on my ring mandrel, but it fits more like a 8 which is what I wear (see pics).
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Period : Pre 1950 item #1057420 (stock #166)
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$395.00
This lovely vintage Chinese bracelet is elaborately made from sterling filigree with genuine amethyst cabochon accents. It is 7 1/2" long x 1" wide and stands almost 3/4" thick. It has an attached safety chain, and the male part of the closure is hallmarked "925". It is in excellent condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Designer Signed : Pre 1980 item #1068189 (stock #ESC1)
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SOLD
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.
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 : 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 : 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 : Silver : Art Nouveau : Pre 1910 item #1105781 (stock #11028)
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$150.00
This wonderful antique watch pin was made by William B. Kerr of Newark, New Jersey. It measures 1 3/8" long x 1 1/4" and has a detailed high relief repousse angel with a border of flowers. The reverse has a hook for a watch and the top is hallmarked "Sterling 924" with the Kerr hatchet hallmark. It is in excellent condition and has it's original "C" scroll closure.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #1108307 (stock #11050)
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SOLD
This elegant pin is a timeless design from the Taxco Maestro, William Spratling. It is commonly known as his "Petate" design and measures 3" long x 2 5/8" wide. It is an unusual repousse quilted design and is a hefty 66 grams. It is in excellent condition and the reverse is signed "Spratling Silver" with the circular "Spratling Made in Mexico" monogram hallmark.