Modernist Jewelry and Modern Art by Auerbach and Maffia
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1980 item #1457647 (stock #4112)
Auerbach and Maffia
$2,750.00

Tapio Wirkkala, for N. Westerback Oy, sterling silver "Crescent Moon" necklace

Finland

1972

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

Chain 24"

Hallmarked NW, 925H, Crown mark, Helsinki mark, T7

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1457310 (stock #4107)
Auerbach and Maffia
$239.00

Max Chayat modernist sterling silver and turquoise necklace

1950

This diminutive pendant is very well crafted in a unique 3D flame like form

Pendant measures 1" x 3/4"

Chain - 18" long

Marked Chayat, sterling on verso

Excellent condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1960 item #1457254 (stock #4106)
Auerbach and Maffia
$235.00

Eigel Jensen design for Anton Michelsen sterling silver brooch

Denmark

Mid 20th century

3" long x 1 1/2" wide

Weight - 25 grams

Hallmarked on verso [see last picture]

Excellent condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1457157 (stock #4104)
Auerbach and Maffia
$159.00

Modernist Sterling Earrings

Each earring is 2 5/8" in total height

The drops are just under 2" high

Width - 1 1/4"

Depth - 7/16"

Striking 3 dimensional design

Each signed "ITALY 925"

Excellent condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1456957 (stock #4103)
Auerbach and Maffia
$250.00

Sterling brutalist pendant necklace and pin

Wear it as a necklace or as a brooch

Sterling set with Carnelian Cabochon

Made in two sections the lower element swings with free kinetic movement

Length - 3 1/2"

Width - 2" at widest point

Chain - 18"

Total weight - 30 grams

Marked 925

Excellent condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1456956 (stock #4102)
Auerbach and Maffia
$2,200.00

Early and Iconic Ed Wiener wrapped sterling silver cuff bracelet

American modernist

1950

The Wiener cuff should fit a 7" wrist

Rear gap measures 1 1/2"

The overall dimensions are 2 1/2" x 1 3/4"

Weight - 36 grams

Signed Ed Wiener, sterling

Excellent condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1456041 (stock #4099)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,800.00

Betty Cooke modernist sterling and ebony brooch

Mid 20th century

1 3/4" x 3 3/4"

Weight - 14 grams

Marked Cooke, sterling on silver element and hand etched Cooke on verso of wood segment

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1455643 (stock #4095)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,200.00

Betty Cooke modernist sterling silver statement ring

Mid 20th century

Face - 2" x 1 1/4"

Size 6

Weight - 14 grams

Marked Cooke, Sterling on verso

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1970 item #1455273 (stock #4094)
Auerbach and Maffia
$495.00

Plus Studio Norway modernist sterling silver and Stone Necklace

Plus Studio featured the work of Anna Greta Eker, Erling Christophersen and Tone Vigeland

24" long

Pendant measures - 2" x 2 3/4"

Weight - 43 grams

Hallmarks pictured

Excellent condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1970 item #1455100 (stock #4092)
Auerbach and Maffia
$399.00

Tone Vigland modernist sterling silver ring

Norway

Mid 20th century

Size - 6 1/2

Weight - 21 grams

Front - 1" x 1"

Hallmarks pictured

Excellent condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1454822 (stock #4089)
Auerbach and Maffia
$695.00

Superb Rachel Gera modernist sterling silver, stone and shell ring

Israel

1970s

Size - 6 1/2

Weight - 18 grams

Marked Gera Israel

Excellent condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1454746 (stock #4087)
Auerbach and Maffia
$2,750.00

Marci Zelmanoff

Huge sculptural brooch featuring her classic wire construction in mixed metals with ceramic stone

6" long

Weight - 64 grams

Marked Zelmanoff '72

Very good vintage condition with minor roughness on the ceramic stone

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Georg Jensen : Pre 1980 item #1452555 (stock #4085)
Auerbach and Maffia
$495.00

Pekka Piekainen modernist sterling silver ring

Finland

1974

This solid and substantial ring weighs 25 grams

Size 7

Overall dimensions - 1 1/2" x 1 5/8"

A true showstopper in excellent condition

Hallmarked appropriately

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1980 item #1452292 (stock #3768)
Auerbach and Maffia
$795.00

Uni David Andersen impressive sterling and agate necklace

Designer - Liv Solnor Rogan

Norway

1970

Large ovoid stone with a luminous deep carnelian - like color set in a beautifully handcrafted sterling frame measuring 3" x 3" total

Chain - 20"

Marked on reverse Uni, DA, 925s, INV L.S.R., handmade

Excellent condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1451992 (stock #3766)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,295.00

Bill Tendler rare modernist sterling silver pendant/brooch

Mid 20th century

This large and impressive work measures 3 3/4" tall x 2 3/8" across

Weight - 22 grams

Marked Tendler, sterling on reverse

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1950 item #1450567 (stock #3762)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,600.00

Ed Wiener modernist sterling, copper and rutilated quartz brooch

Late 1940s to 1950s

2 3/8" x 2 1/4"

Weight - 22 grams

Marked Ed Wiener, sterling on verso

Very good vintage condition retaining the original oxidation

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1449655 (stock #3759)
Auerbach and Maffia
$750.00

Antonio Fallaci heavy chain buckle bracelet

Italy

1960s/70s

900 silver

Solid and heavy chain and buckle type bracelet with enameling on buckle

A strong classic design by a renowned craftsman who made this type of ware for Gucci as well as for his own label

Wearable length up to 7 3/8" long x 1/2" wide

Weight - 87 grams

See hallmarks in second picture

Excellent condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1970 item #1449502 (stock #3755)
Auerbach and Maffia
$550.00

Hans Hansen modernist kinetic ring

Sterling silver with amazonite bead

Striking geometric design

Size - 7

Weight - 12+ grams

Bead - 3/8" diameter

Central design element stands approximately 1" above finger

Stamped HaH, Denmark, 925s

Excellent condition