Modernist Jewelry and Modern Art by Auerbach and Maffia
All Items : Artists : Jewelry : Pins : Pre 2000 item #1283408 (stock #3078)
Auerbach & Maffia
$895.00

Orna Ben Ami post modernist sterling silver brooch

Israel

2" x 1 1/4"

Weight - 19.40 grams

Ben-Ami studied sculpture at the Corcoran School of Art in Washington, D.C. and Tel Aviv University and has presented numerous solo exhibitions in Israel, Europe and the United States.

Marked 925

Incsribed signature

Dated 1991

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Artists : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #1244907 (stock #2960)
Auerbach & Maffia
$199.99

Juhls sterling silver kinetic earrings

Norway

3" long

Marked Juhls, 925

Excellent condition

All Items : Artists : Jewelry : Pins : Contemporary item #1243864 (stock #2955)
Auerbach & Maffia
$350.00

Lisa and Scott Cylinder cast sterling silver clarinet keys "Key Wee" Brooch

American - Contemporary

1 1/4" x 1 1/2"

Marked L&S Cylinder

Very good condition

All Items : Artists : Jewelry : Necklaces : Pre 2000 item #1143286 (stock #2631)
Auerbach & Maffia
$575.00

Thomas Mann three-dimensional, mixed metals necklace

Sterling, brass and copper

23 1/2" long

Large central heart measures 2 1/2" long

Marked with Thomas Mann conjoined TM and DESIGN, STERLING

Hand-signed

Excellent condition

All Items : Artists : Jewelry : Pins : Contemporary item #1106588 (stock #2575)
Auerbach & Maffia
$175.00

Loretta Tryon contemporary handmade brooch

Bronze, sterling, 14K, crystal and pearl

2 1/2" x 3 1/8"

Tryon earned her BFA in Metalsmithing and Abstract Drawing from Moore College of Art and Design

Exhibitions - The State Museum of Pennsylvania, The Reading Public Museum, The Kimmel Center in Philadelphia and DeSales University

All Items : Artists : Jewelry : Pins : Contemporary item #1068087 (stock #2507)
Auerbach & Maffia
$395.00

Modernist Sterling Bird Pin

Lisa & Scott Cylinder

c.2011

2 1/2" long

Clarinet key casted in sterling silver with coral bead

One of a Kind - #57

Signed

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

Mena Messina sterling silver necklace

Striking modern design

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 : Artists : Jewelry : Pins : Contemporary item #952521 (stock #2326 *)
Auerbach & Maffia
$295.00

Modernist Sterling & Copper Bird Pin

Lisa & Scott Cylinder

c.2007

Casted sterling clarinet key

Titled - "Key-Wee Bird", one of a kind, numbered #1

1 1/4" tall x 1 3/4" long

Excellent condition

All Items : Artists : Jewelry : Pins : Pre 2000 item #940948 (stock #2312 *)
Auerbach & Maffia
$395.00

Blue Button Eye Domino Bug Brooch

Lisa & Scott Cylinder

One of a Kind

Nickel silver, vintage catalin domino, vintage buttons, stainless steel, patina, paint

2 3/4" x 1 1/2"

Excellent condition

All Items : Artists : Jewelry : Pins : Contemporary item #940945 (stock #2311 *)
Auerbach & Maffia
$650.00

Halo Cardinal Cameo Brooch

Lisa & Scott Cylinder

14KY gold, sterling silver, vintage bakelite domino, pearls, colorer silver leaf, patina paint

One of a Kind

2 1/2" x 1 1/2"

All Items : Artists : Jewelry : Pins : Contemporary item #731248 (stock #2014 *)
Auerbach & Maffia
$695.00

Vintage Political "it's my party" Brooch

Lisa & Scott Cylinder

dated 2000 - One of a Kind

Excellent condition

2.5" x 2.5" x 1.5"

sterling silver, brass, 14k gold, epoxy resin, patina, paint, vintage political spinner - (1940s), fabricated

Spinner has an elephant on one side and a donkey on the other. When spun the animals are depicted engaging in an intimate act.