Modernist Jewelry and Modern Art by Auerbach and Maffia
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1970 item #1402350 (stock #3482)
Auerbach and Maffia
$245.00

Kaunis Koru sterling silver and labradorite brooch

Finland

1964

2" x 1"

Weight - 14.36 grams

Hallmarked - see third image

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1402244 (stock #3481)
Auerbach and Maffia
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Industria Argentina exceptional and large modernist sterling silver and enamel necklace

Mid 20th century

Pendant measures 3 1/8" x 1 3/4"

Necklace should measures 17" long

Weight - a solid and hefty 63 grams

Very good vintage condition

Hallmarks pictured

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1402067 (stock #3480)
Auerbach and Maffia
$450.00

Sterling silver hand wrought portrait ring

Striking and well made this unique ring is a size 7 1/4 - 7 1/2

Weight - a solid 18.5 grams

Marked 925, with artist cypher [S pierced by a center line]

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1401951 (stock #3477)
Auerbach and Maffia
$650.00

Henry Steig modernist sterling silver bracelet

Mid 20th century

Interior circumference measures 6" plus a 1" rear opening for a total of 7" round

Height - 1 3/8" at tallest point

The bracelet is flexible

Weight - a solid 36+ grams

See matching necklace Inventory 3816

Marked Steig, sterling

Fine vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1401563 (stock #3475)
Auerbach and Maffia
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Yaacov Agam modernist sterling silver and enamel necklace

Mid 20th century

Israel

!4 1/2" to 15" length

Each element measures 1 3/8" long

Weight - a hefty 135 grams

Marked - Y. Agam in script, sterling

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Pre 1990 item #1400818 (stock #3474)
Auerbach and Maffia
$275.00

Marco Zanini enamel brooch/Oreliana

Acme Studios Los Angeles

1980s

3" x 1 3/4"

18 grams

Marked Zanini, Acme Studios

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1400816 (stock #3472)
Auerbach and Maffia
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Laurence Foss American modernist sterling silver bracelet

Mid 20th century

Length - 7 3/8"

Width - 1/2"

Weight - 50 grams

Marked with L/F cypher, 133 and sterling

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1399238 (stock #3469)
Auerbach and Maffia
$2,800.00

Paul von Ringelheim, Austrian/American artisan

1933 - 2003

Von Ringelheim - renowned sculptor and artisan known for his focus on iconic American subjects as well as hard edged geometric imagery

The necklace is gold plated

Crafted in the late 1960s

Interior circumference of 18 1/2 inches

Center element measures 3 1/4" x 2 1/2"

This elegant and delicate neck piece is in excellent vintage condition and unsigned

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1398910 (stock #3468)
Auerbach and Maffia
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Henry Steig modernist sterling silver cuff bracelet

1950s

Interior circumference measures 5 1/2" around plus a 1" rear opening

Weight - 57 grams

Very good vintage condition

Marked Steig, sterling

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1970 item #1398855 (stock #3466)
Auerbach and Maffia
$495.00

Rey Urban for A. Fausing modernist sterling silver brooch

Denmark

Mid 20th century

1 1/2" x 1 1/2"

Weight - 18 grams

Marked - Rey Urban in script, Denmark, 925s, sterling, A. Fausing

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1398592 (stock #3465)
Auerbach and Maffia
$450.00

American modernist sterling silver figurative brooch signed Hoover

Mid 20th century

This wonderfully designed and well crafted brooch measures 2 3/8" x 1 1/2"

Weight - 22 grams

Marked on verso - Hoover, sterling, handmade

Fine vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1960 item #1397696 (stock #3464)
Auerbach and Maffia
$595.00

Carmen Beckmann sterling silver and copper bracelet

Mexico

Mid 20th century

Weight - 51 grams

Interior circumference measures 5 7/8" plus a rear opening of 1 3/8"

Very good vintage condition with minor surface scratches

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1970 item #1397694 (stock #3462)
Auerbach and Maffia
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Elis Kauppi/Kupittaan Kulta modernist Sterling silver and topaz ring

Finland

Mid 20th century

Size 7

Weight -12 grams

Hallmarked - anvil, 925s, Finland

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1960 item #1396265 (stock #3460)
Auerbach and Maffia
$4,200.00

Art Smith "Three Hole" modernist copper bracelet

This large and impressive handcrafted work measures 3 1/4" tall

Interior circumference - overall 7 1/4" including a 1 1/2" rear opening

Weight - 94 grams

Very good vintage condition displaying the original untouched patina

Unmarked

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1970 item #1394382 (stock #3458)
Auerbach and Maffia
$495.00

Rey Urban for A. Fausing modenist sterling silver brooch

Denmark

Mid 20th century

2" x 2"

Weight - 24 grams

Marked, Rey Urban in script, A. Fausing, 925, sterling, Denmark

Fine vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1950 item #1394376 (stock #3456)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,750.00

Paul Lobel modernist sterling silver necklace

Strong biomorphic pendant and handmade neck chain

Rare form

1950

Pendant - 3 3/8" x 2 1/4"

Chain - 16"

Weight - 44 grams

Marked Lobel, sterling

Very good vintage condition with original patina

All Items : Artists : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1394375 (stock #3455)
Auerbach and Maffia
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Betty Cooke sterling silver necklace

American modernist

Pendant - 4 1/4" x 3"

Neck ring - 17 1/2"

Weight - 25 grams

Both torque and pendant are marked Cooke, sterling

Excellent condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1394269 (stock #3453)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,200.00

Max Chayat modernist sterling silver and rhodocrosite necklace

American modernist

1950

Length - 14"

Width - Just under 3/4"

Screw back earrings - 3/4" x 3/8"

Total weight [three pieces] - 51 grams

Marked Chayat, sterling [see photo]

Very nice vintage condition with original oxidation