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12815 Central NE
New Mexico, 87123
things we love to buy, wear and share
Mid-Century Modern, Sterling Enamel &
Contemporary Art Jewelry
JENSEN sterling and moonstones bird brooch with mark dating 1915-1930.
sterling bracelet with mark dating post-1945.
sterling leaves brooch with mark dating 1933-1944.
LEWITTES sterling bracelet. She was a California studio jeweler who
worked in the mid-century modernist style, circa 1950. The bracelet is 1-1/4"
wide and 2-1/3" across. (Seen in Christie Romero’s "Warman’s
Jewelry, 2nd Ed, page 166.)
West Coast artist
Margaret de Patta
(1902-1964) sterling and rock crystal eye pin,
3" by 1-1/2".
She worked from about 1930-1964. (Margaret Strong Bielawski De Patta,
born March 18, 1903 in Tacoma, Washington; died March 19, 1964 in
Oakland, California) For more on de Patta jewelry see
page 165 of Romero’s Warman’s Jewelry, Ed. 3.
CAROL mid century modern
bracelet, 7-1/4" by 1-1/2" wide and adjustable. Marked "Carol"
on the inside, a similar bracelet is featured on page 257 of "Modernist
Jewelry, 1940-1970" by Marbeth Schon.
SILVER leaf bracelet with
moonstone, raised veins and dew drops, 8-1/8" around the inside and 2"
STERLING abstract brooch, 2-1/4″
STERLING silver mid-century modern bracelet with an interesting abstract
scenic design, 6-1/2" around the inside, 1-7/16" wide and 1-1/8" opening.
That makes the total wrist size of 7-5/8".
Winfield Fine Art in Jewelry RAY JAY ASHDOWN
round brooch with curled copper and silver foil and a cat’s eye center, 2-1/2".
STERLING and stone mid-century modern style brooch,
WROUGHT sterling mid-century modern style bracelet, 6-1/3" by
Winfield Fine Art in Jewelry SHIMON tempera
painted flute player
and angel brooch with an opal accent, signed and dated 1946, 3-1/4".
Winfield Fine Art in Jewelry HILDA
PERTHA chatelaine, red yellow and green on copper, 3-1/4" & 1-1/2".
BETTY SMITH "Rohrshock"
chartreuse and orange brooch, 2".
EFREM WEITZMAN abstract
oil paint in aqua, white and brown on copper 3" brooch.
RAY JAY ASHDOWN
landscape painted on paper 3" by 2-1/4" brooch with silver frame.
JENSEN sterling bird
brooch, 1-5/8", dotted oval mark 925s 320.
sterling flower pin, 3/4" dotted oval mark 189A.
JENSEN sterling 2 tulips pin, 1-1/3" marked "Orig Jensen Inc USA
|DAVID ANDERSON sterling and|
guilloche enamel green, yellow and lavender butterfly.
|STERLING and guilloche|
enamel green and yellow butterfly.
|DAVID ANDERSON sterling and|
guilloche cream and yellow enamel butterfly.
| "BALLE 925S INV PK"|
sterling enameled fish brooch in cinnamon and white, 2-1/3", c 1950.
Norway sterling enameled astrological pendant, 7/8" on 18" sterling chain.
Norway sterling enameled hummingbird and flower brooch, 2-1/4".
STERLING simplicity in this compact with it’s own red velvet case,
initialed "MS" on the back, 2-1/8" square. There is some glue show-through
on the mirror inside. This is not signed, but has all the earmarks of a
sterling "hand wrought 95" leaves brooch, 1-7/8".
lovely pastel enamels
on porcelain necklace. View