Catalogue: Jewelry (273)


William Spratling Petate Brooch   $1,400   

Large, imposing Petate Brooch by Mexican silver master, William Spratling. Measures 2 7/8" wide x 2 1/2" tall. Easily worn by a man or woman. Hallmark dates 1940 - 1946.      
  
William Spratling Petate Brooch
Los Castillo Carved Ducks
  Los Castillo Carved Ducks   $595

Two carved ducks from the workshop of Los Castillo, Mexican silver designers. The atelier included a wood shop as wood was somtimes incorporated with metal jewelry and hollow ware. These ducks were made especially for the home of Antonio Castillo who was the last surviving brother to carry on the workshop. Made probably 1970's and were purchased directly from his collection. Large duck measures 19" long and 10" tall. Unknown woods are heavy weight.

Silver and Enamel Modernist Necklace   $345  

Most unusual Modernist sterling silver and enamel handmade necklace. Enamel is a rich shade of cobalt blue. Measures 31 1/4" long; excellent condition. Artist signed AR.
Silver and Enamel Modernist Necklace
Silver and Gold Pendant Necklace with Citrine
  Silver and Gold Pendant Necklace with Citrine   $285

Rectangular sterling silver pendant with three bars of eighteen karat gold and a citrine stone set in a gold bezel. Measures 1" x 1 3/8". Same maker as circular pendant item # 1035050.

Sterling Silver Bracelet by Violante Ulrich   $450  

Unusual silver bracelet by Mexican designer, Violante Ulrich. The three dimensionality of the rectangular links is heightened by oxidation to blacken the interiors. Each link measures 1" x 5/8". Violante grew up on the Spratling Ranch where she was trained in silversmithing since childhood.
Sterling Silver Bracelet by Violante Ulrich
Silver and Picture Agate Necklace
  Silver and Picture Agate Necklace   $225

Sterling silver pendant with translucent picture agate stones. Measures 1 3/4" to a side. Strung on 20" satin cord with handmade silver clasp. Made by same jeweler as Item #1034911.

Silver Pendant with 18 Karat Gold and Stones   $285  

Handmade sterling silver pendant with raised circles of eighteen karat gold and silver. The two stones are most likely peridot and blue topaz. Measures 1 1/4" in diameter. Hung on a 17" sterling chain.
Silver Pendant with 18 Karat Gold and Stones
Fred Davis Silver Pillboxes
  Fred Davis Silver Pillboxes   $250

Four pillboxes by early Mexican silver designer, Fred Davis. Three have turquoise stones and one is amethyst. Made circa 1930's. Large box SOLD Each smaller one is 3/4" x 1". Amethyst box in center is SOLD. All are in excellent condition.

Robert Lee Morris Silver Necklace   $595  

Sterling silver necklace by New York designer, Robert Lee Morris. Morris was one of the first designers to present jewelry as wearable art in the 1970's. Chain measures 17" in length . Each oval dangle is 5/8" long. Excellent condition; probably from the 1980's.
Robert Lee Morris Silver Necklace
Sterling Silver Decorated Beads Necklace
  Sterling Silver Decorated Beads Necklace   $450

Sterling silver beads with exquisitely detailed designs. The beads were intentionally darkened and then curvilinear designs were soldered on top of each bead. Possibly a unique design. Made in Mexico. 18 1/2" wearable length.

page:      1 6 10 14 16 17 18 19 20 22 24 26 28