Modernist Jewelry and Modern Art by Auerbach and Maffia
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1950 item #1493758 (stock #4267)
Auerbach and Maffia
$550.00

Large American Modernist Sterling Spiral Brooch

Artisan - Ed Wiener

c.1948

3" x 2 3/4" measured diagonally

Weight - 20 grams

Stamped on reverse

Excellent condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1493315 (stock #4266)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,200.00

Christian Schmidt modernist sterling silver pendant with stone

Mid 20th century

Pendant - 2 1/2" x 1 1/2"

Chain - 18" long

Marked on verso

Excellent condition

Schmidt embarked on his career in the 1950s, studying under the guidance of Philip Morton in Minnesota...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1960 item #1493179 (stock #4264)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,200.00

Bent Knudsen sterling silver bracelet

Denmark

Mid 20th century

Wearable length - 7"

Width - 1"

Weight - a solid 67 grams

Marked Bent K, sterling, Denmark, 925s, 61

Excellent condition

This design is very characteristic of Knudsen's work, displaying the clean lines and minimalist aesthetic for which he is known.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Deco : Pre 1940 item #1492787 (stock #4263)
Auerbach and Maffia
$345.00

Carl Roupoli art deco era sterling silver bracelet depicting running deer

1930s

Length - 6 1/2" long x 3/4" wide

Weight - 45 grams

Marked C. Roupoli, sterling

Excellent condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1491683 (stock #4261)
Auerbach and Maffia
$425.00

Mary Ann Sherr modernist sterling silver earrings

2 1/2" x 1 1/4"

Weight - 10 grams

Post back

Signed on verso

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1970 item #1490062 (stock #4260)
Auerbach and Maffia
$395.00

Arne Johansen sterling silver and green gemstone pendant

Denmark

1 1/2" x 2 3/4"

Weight - 35 grams

Marked - Aj, 925s, Denmark

Excellent condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Designer Signed : Pre 1980 item #1489670 (stock #4258)
Auerbach and Maffia
$350.00

Tony Papp sterling silver clip back earrings

These sleek and beautifully rendered earrings date from the 1980s

2" x 1"

Weight - 35 grams

Marked PAPP, sterling

Excellent condition

Tony Papp was the son of Joseph Papp, the renowned director of the New York Shakespeare Festival. He developed a fascination for jewelry as a form of wearable art during his time at the Parsons School of Design...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1970 item #1489669 (stock #4257)
Auerbach and Maffia
$435.00

Arne Johansen modernist sterling silver and Lapis pendant

Denmark

Mid 20th century

2 1/8" x 1"

Weight - 21 grams

Marked on verso - Denmark, 925s, AJ

Excellent condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Native American : Pre 1970 item #1489043 (stock #4256)
Auerbach and Maffia
$795.00

Vintage native American cuff bracelet

Beautiful inlay of coral, turquoise, nacre, and black onyx set in silver depicting an antelope kachina.

Silver drops adorn the face with wings of nacre and onyx framing the central element.

The front measures 2 1/8" tall

The interior circumference is 5 1/4" with a rear gap of 1 1/2" for a total of - 6 3/4"

This well-crafted and hefty bracelet weighs a solid 62 grams.

Unsigned

Excellent vintage conditi...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Native American : Pre 1950 item #1488883 (stock #4254)
Auerbach and Maffia
$450.00

Native American silver and green turquoise bracelet

c. 1930s - 40s

Well-crafted bracelet with stamp work depicting arrow feathers and thunderbirds, with rope scroll work and rain drops framing the central stone.

Interior circumference measures 5 3/4" with a rear gap of 1" for a total of 6 3/4".

The front measures 1 1/2" tall tapering back to 5/8" at the end

>p>Weight - 40 grams

In excellent vintage condition with a beautiful warm patina

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #1488881 (stock #4252)
Auerbach and Maffia
$325.00

Vintage sterling silver and turquoise peacock brooch

3 1/2" x 3 1/2"

Weight - 32 grams

Marked silver, Mexico

Excellent condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1488788 (stock #4250)
Auerbach and Maffia
$695.00

Uno A Erre sterling silver and enamel bracelet

Italy

1960 - 1970

This favorite modernist bracelet is meant for a small wrist measuring 6 1/4" in wearable length and 1" wide

Marked UnoAErre, 925

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Native American : Pre 1980 item #1488784 (stock #4248)
Auerbach and Maffia
$2,500.00

A stunning vintage Native American Squash Blossom necklace, a timeless piece of jewelry that embodies the rich cultural heritage and artistry of the Native American people.

Crafted from high-quality sterling silver and turquoise, the necklace features a series of intricately designed squash blossom motifs, a symbol deeply rooted in Native American tradition

The turquoise stone is revered in Native American culture for its spiritual significance and healing properties...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Native American : Pre 1960 item #1488422 (stock #4244)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,750.00

Exceptional native American sterling and turquoise row cuff bracelet

40 beautifully matched turquoise squares set in heavy gauge sterling silver framed with silver rain drops and classic stamp work displayed on each side

Interior circumference measures 6" plus a 1" rear gap for a total of 7" in all

1 5/8" tall

Weight - a hefty 129 grams

Marked D C, sterling

Condition - excellent

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1950 item #1488187 (stock #4243)
Auerbach and Maffia
$265.00

Francsico Rebajes copper brooch

c 1940s

2" x 2 3/8"

Marked on verso

Excellent condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1970 item #1488094 (stock #4236)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,100.00

Anton Michelsen modernist fringe necklace

4 toned sterling silver, gilded and oxidized

c 1960

14 12/" x 1"

Weight - 77 grams

Marked - Denmark, sterling with AM hallmark

Sometimes referred to as the 'The Rainbow Necklace' this iconic design by a renowned Danish artisan is a superb example of Scandinavian Mid-Century design.

Condition - Excellent

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1940 item #1486861 (stock #4235)
Auerbach and Maffia
$895.00

William Spratling sterling and ebony necklace

Mexico

1930s

Wearable length - 16 1/2" long

Weight - 30 grams

Hallmarked

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1950 item #1484510 (stock #4230)
Auerbach and Maffia
$375.00

Toyokoki 950 silver bracelet

Japan

Post WW2

8" x 1"

Weight - 56 grams

Marked - Toyokoki, silver 950, CPO

Excellent condition