Modernist Jewelry and Modern Art by Auerbach and Maffia
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Pre 1960 item #1084917 (stock #2527)
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Art Smith Modernist copper and brass cuff bracelet

1950

Entitled - Criss Cross

Interior circumference 6 1/2"

Back opening 1 1/8"

2" tall

In untouched vintage condition retaining original patinas

Marked Art Smith

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Pre 1960 item #1084591 (stock #2526)
Auerbach and Maffia
$2,500.00

Hans Hansen modernist sterling silver bracelet with inset stones

1950

6 3/4" long x 3/4" wide

Features the classic Hansen screw type closure

Markings - small H on cross bar of larger H, 925

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1083928 (stock #2524)
Auerbach and Maffia
$550.00

John Lewis modernist jewelry sterling brooch

Boston

1 3/4" x 2 1/8"

Hand crafted with nice weight

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1950 item #1077316 (stock #2520)
Auerbach and Maffia
$4,500.00

Ed Wiener - rare and important sterling silver brooch

4 7/8" x 1"

Designed in 1947

An example of this brooch is pictured on page 145 in the book - Messengers of Modernism [see picture] also pictured in Jewelry By Ed Wiener Catalog that Ed Wiener and Fifty/50 Gallery put together for a show in 1988 - (Page 11).

Wonderful condition

Unmarked as is the brooch in the catalog

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1074556 (stock #2517)
Auerbach and Maffia
$795.00

Frances Holmes Boothby modernist sterling silver necklace with blue glass stone

Pendant - 2 1/2" x 2"

Chain - 17" long outstretched

Signed fhb sterling

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1074030 (stock #2515)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,400.00

Betty Cooke modernist mixed metals brooch

Sterling silver and brass

Sterling ovals display a brushed finish while the brass elements have a mirror finish

1960

2 5/8" x 1 5/8"

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1073996 (stock #2514)
Auerbach and Maffia
$345.00

Robert Larin modernist abstract bracelet

Silver plated pewter

c. 1960 - 70

7 " x 1 3/4"

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1070137 (stock #2510)
Auerbach and Maffia
$750.00

By Jean, modernist sterling and pink quartz pendant and chain

Bold and impressive design

c.1970's

Chain measures 14 3/8" long when outstretched

Pendant measures 3 1/2" x 2 1/2"

Marked By Jean sterling

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Deco : Pre 1930 item #1065874 (stock #2503)
Auerbach and Maffia
$750.00

Egyptian revival necklace

C. 1920

Finely crafted silver necklace with gilt accents displaying crisp details and above average quality

16" long

Rectangular elements measure 1 1/4" x 1 5/8"

Very good original condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1061097 (stock #2501)
Auerbach and Maffia
$495.00

Irena Bryner modernist sterling silver earrings

1950's

1 5/8" long

Marked I.Bryner

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1060711 (stock #2500)
Auerbach and Maffia
$595.00

Ed Levin Modernist jewelry Brooch

14K gold, sterling silver with baroque pearl

Fluid and elegant this brooch measures 4" long

Marked Ed Levin [script],sterling/14k

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Artists : Jewelry : Necklaces : Pre 2000 item #1056387 (stock #2493)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,200.00

Mena Messina sterling silver necklace

Striking modern design

18 1/2" long x 1 3/8" wide

Weight - a substantial 200 grams

Heavy and well rendered

Signed Mena Messina SS 1994

Messina -

Education - The Philadelphia College of Art 1972-76

Galleries -

The Guggenheim Museum NYC

The Philadelphia Museum of Art

Blue Streak Gallery Philadelphia PA

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1055611 (stock #2492)
Auerbach and Maffia
$275.00

Erwin Pearl modernist abstract necklace

Heavy and substantial gold tone cast metal

Necklace measures 171/2" when outstretched

Pendant measures 4 3/4" long x 3 3/4" wide

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1960 item #1055516 (stock #2491)
Auerbach and Maffia
$165.00

Oystein Balle sterling and enamel brooch

Norway

1950's

Diameter - 1 3/4"

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1055365 (stock #2490)
Auerbach and Maffia
$750.00

Alfred Karram sterling silver bracelet

1960's

Face - 1 1/4" x 2 5/8"

Interior dimensions -1 7/8" x 2 1/4"

Marked Karram sterling

Very good vintage condition with minor surface scratches and two tiny dings

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Strands : Jewels : Pre 1940 item #1053893 (stock #2489)
Auerbach and Maffia
$850.00

Art deco necklace

Domed green onyx with black faceted stone spacers set in silver tone metal

Measures 15 1/2" long when outstretched

Each green stone measures 5/8" wide

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Pre 1980 item #1052866 (stock #2486)
Auerbach and Maffia
$325.00

Carl Tasha brass crab pendant

1970's

2" x 2 1/4"

Marked Tasha

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1950 item #1048661 (stock #2483)
Auerbach and Maffia
$350.00

Hans Hansen KGH future line brooch

Sterling Silver

1930's

2 3/4" long

Marked HaH 925s

Excellent vintage condition