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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Deco : Pre 1940 item #959900 (stock #1695)
Vintage 4 strand angel skin coral bracelet with 2 spacers and decorative open work push in decorative box clasp / safety catch

Stamped: 900 for Mediterranean silver content.
Weighs: 31 grams.
7 end to end. With the 3 bead open work engraved decorative box clasp engaged, yields
~ 6.5 interior X 7/8" wide.
4 glorious rows of gorgeous angel skin blush color beads.
Coralbeds are being protected and these sought after semiprecious beads are getting more difficult to colle...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1940 item #358353 (stock #T 1173)
Bird doll motif. Pre assay era Made in Mexico bird pin brooch. Early - tested at least sterling - colossal 4 3/4" north to south with 2 turquoise beads. This figural exhibits flowers in the style of Fred Davis or Matilde Poulat. Repousse and chase workmanship.
The native peoples were known to make dolls representing the local animals for their children to play. Today those same children are being taught the value in Nature Tourism.

This Quetzal bird parrot pin is stamped: SILVER...

All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Jewelry : American : Pre 1940 item #385358 (stock #T 1268)
Vintage Boston era early shield mark of "Guglielmo Cini Sterling" used while he was here in Boston before he moved out West in 1957. A client, who lives in WA and who commissioned his wedding rings in Boston several decades ago, has shared that Cini moved very close to Peruzzi and competed feverishly for the more unusual gothic designs and custom work, no doubt.
Here this brooch exhibits fine foliate cut open work sterling silver workmanship with the early signature "Guglielmo Cini Sterlin...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Sets : Contemporary item #583891 (stock #T 1534)
In a USA studio, this real gem and 22K gold on sterling silver jewelry set was designed and hand knotted. Real, never faux!
(A) Necklace: hand knotted with real white high nacre lustrous cultured pearls. Also real micro faceted 4mm amethyst beads.
15 - 16 3/4" choker necklace strand for the petite neck.
Neck and Ears - $225 and or
(B) Bracelet is a separate order at 7.5 interior when the hook clasp is engaged and shows a small charm made of same gems. $126
Take all and...
All Items : Artists : Paintings : Contemporary item #143449 (stock #T 198)
The gift of this original signed American micro mini miniature watercolor painting by and signed: Mimi Dee, who is self taught, would bring precious memories to visitors of the Maine coast.
This watercolor is titled: "Bench on Marginal Way" and it was shown at a Reading Art Association Exhibit.

Image size: TINY 3/4" X 1 3/4"!
Framed: 5" X 6 1/2".
Subject: Family of three on the bench on "Marginal Way".
This is a recognizable and memorable landmark for thousands who hav...

All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Sets : Contemporary item #418761 (stock #T 1343 ABorC)
Hand knotted substantial yummy 15mm pink peach freshwater pearls - real, never faux here! Choker necklace is hand knotted for fluidity and to minimize loss.
Neck: Adjusts 16 - 17 1/2" - one FREE re knotting service 1st 18 months of ownership! Ending in a 22K Gold on Sterling Vermeil extender and hook closure. $198
(B) 2 1/4" hand wrought pendant enhancer is Signed: Handmade Mimi Dee as a 14K gf cage around the delish 16mm Pink Peach Pearl showing mauve & lavender hues. $90
(C) ...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Jewelry : American : Pre 1950 item #455198 (stock #T 1386)
C 1940, not often found Boston era Cini sterling silver theater face or mask pin clip for fur, vest, or coat. Perfect for the Theater Arts Student or Professor, male or female, signed with the early Boston era shield mark of "Guglielmo Cini Sterling" on the rectangle tab. Smiling comedy face.
Nice heft @ 20 grams. Don't let those "spooky slit eyes nor pronged teeth" keep you away, as they will disappear once pinned on your garment.
2 1/8 X 1 1/2.
The high relief areas on nose ...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Period : Contemporary item #582737 (stock #T 1527)
ALL METAL IS 18K GOLD. It keeps going up for this precious metal and this tourmaline gemstone!
Two separately priced pieces designed, hand knotted, assembled in a USA studio with graduated tones of light to dark watermelon pink, graduated tones of light to dark watermelon rind green Tourmaline, 18K Gold beads, hand knotted high nacre 9mm Coin Pearl with vibrant strong flashes of pink lavender teal, ending in a 750 tested aurum S hook and rings. All real, never faux here!
(A) The 16...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Arts and Crafts : Pre 1930 item #670344 (stock #1577)
Mystery maker: Vintage silver tested unsigned unmarked Nouveau Deco Arts Crafts era scarab cabs A or B ring with applied foliate reminding one of Doris Cliff, Ms. French by the first and maybe European (B). The leaf motif looks very much like the English jewelry maker by the name of Bernard Instone. This silver smithing style is found locally perhaps handcrafted for Boston Society of Arts & Crafts? Note the applied leaves that Bernard Instone favored.
(A) Green golden stone etched scar...
All Items : Artists : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #760585 (stock #T 1625)
Made in USA. When you must own the only one. Signed studio hand hammered hand wrought sculptural multi gemstone bracelet by and signed: Handmade Mimi Dee and Sterling, in a USA studio. No pre fab parts. As always only one and guaranteed.
Note: once anything is sold in the 1000s, or even 100s, it ceases to be "studio"!
Lush antique rich cherry red beads (passed electrostatic and acetone amber test), new golden rutilated quartz, green rutilated quartz, amethyst and aquamarine gemsto...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #976096 (stock #T 1703)
Three piece lot/net: Lush foliate old red vintage antique Chinese cinnabar lacquer:
Box showing two figures sitting under trees, 4" X 2 1/2" X 1 1/2"
Dress clip marked: Made in China at 1 3/4" X 1 1/2"
Button - big circa 1918 antique Chinese carved red floral 1 1/2"
... making this a very nice 3pc lot from a New England household. All three pieces display shiny smooth high relief carved areas and the recessed areas are linty and dusty from age.

Please examine all images,...

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1920 item #1152241 (stock #1739)
From a collector of Chinese antiques; never seen the internet light of day. Please do not let the fair price detract from the value of this beautifully carved antique Asian Chinese cup. Also have an almost matching set of two, not seen here - one slightly rounder and an odd smaller one (total of 4 from same).
This is an early 1900s or earlier antique intricately carved rich brown coconut shell tea cup or bowl with silver color liner that appears to have been hammered into the shell and s...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Designer Signed : Pre 1980 item #1308822 (stock #1813)
Stunning signed sterling silver ring with a bold bezel set 23mm X 10mm fire agate sometimes called opal. The graceful sleek oval cab flashes iridescent amber, orange, copper, red, green and golden yellow in 9 bubbly orbicular honey comb cell sections that resemble golden biscuits in a pan!. au6.16, au6.18
The sectional "chambers" orbs of color are mesmerizing in any light or time of day.

Signed: an adorsed PR or RP inside and oval and Sterling. Native American?
Top: 15/16" X 7/16" ...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Contemporary item #350921 (stock #T 1140)
ALL METAL IS 18K GOLD. Precious metals' prices keep going up!
Two separate bracelet and earring pieces designed hand knotted and assembled in a USA studio with real - never faux here - sapphires and high nacre seed pearls.
(A) Earrings 1" $196.
(B) Hand knotted bracelet at 7 3/4" - $196.
Threaded genuine precious faceted pink red, green & pink orange 4x3 mm Sapphire gems and high nacre white 3.5 mm natural pearls with 18K GOLD precious metal.

$11 each USPS Priority/Ins/...

All Items : Artists : Jewelry : Rings : Contemporary item #604198 (stock #T 1555 a.b)
This original bold 30 carats rich plum faceted Amethyst sterling silver metal work ring was hand wrought in a USA studio by and signed in script: Mimi Dee - 925. Presently 6.75 yet can be custom adjusted up or down. Big juicy plum amethyst gem bead securely wired inside the sculptural hand wrought frame.

$12 USPS Priority/Ins/Track or Free with your USA Ck or USPS MO.
Please collect with confidence after reviewing the dozens of Trocadero verified testimonials then see all close up pics fo...

All Items : Artists : Jewelry : Rings : Contemporary item #604209 (stock #T 1556)
Made in USA. Beyond bold knuckle to knuckle silver ring sculpture completely hand fabricated and hand wrought in a USA studio by and signed: Mimi Dee - Sterling. It has a hidden real moonstone bead in the depths of the woven dome.
Weighs just under 1 Ounce of Sterling Silver. What makes this even more special is that this was formed from one piece of precious metal, no cut pieces, no soldering!

$12 USPS Priority/Ins/Track or Free with your USA Ck or USPS MO.
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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Ethnic : Far Eastern : Pre 1930 item #760247 (stock #T 1624)
Reply below. Acquired pre internet era as a collectible antique "Victorian" snake motif "wooden" bracelet which now appears to be a Black or Gold Coral branch bracelet carved crossover bypass bangle in snake motif, yet resembling carved Mississippi mud bakelite in color and swirls.
Also sometimes called "Gold" and can be almost black in color. It has an ethnographic "Easter Island" odd look snake appeal as well.
Initially it looked more like dark wood, or Mississippi mud bakelite, ye...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Retro : Pre 1940 item #310118 (stock #T 854)
Unsigned Peruzzi? Do not let the low price deter you from collecting this hard to find 60+ grams sterling silver six piece suite with multi applied rose petals that make up a suite such as this vintage bronze color gold wash on marked Sterling parure set. It includes a necklace with chain, sb earrings, bracelet, and three pins all with a multitude of hand applied rose petals. How often do you find a three piece demi parure let alone five or six matched pieces?

The multi petal foliate appl...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #414451 (stock #T1334 A or B)
Choose this blue black banded agate or the amethyst seen in image 3 & 4. Both are stamped ORB STERLING and are handwrought pin or pendant brooch pieces, favored by many Mid Century Modernists. Otto R Bade was foreman for Rebajes before starting his own line after buying his former employer's molds when Rebajes moved to Spain.

(A) Blue Black Banded Agate 3 1/8 X 1 7/8", super unpolished condition;
Weighs 23 Grams.

(B) Mystical Vintage Amethyst Pendant caged in silver and stamped sig...

All Items : Artists : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #591844 (stock #T1541)
ALL METAL IS 14K Gold. In a USA studio the precious metal earwires were hand formed then stamped: 14K.
Dreamy pale green Praseolite, prasiolite, juicy purple micro facet Amethyst perfect for the bride or for those who celebrate the supposed suffragette colors of green, white and violet.

Real (no faux here!) white Akoya pearls gem stones, along with tiny precious metal 14K gold flower beads were added to finish these 1 3/8" earrings.
Plum ameys: 4mm micro facet
Akoya pearl: 7mm

All Items : Artists : Jewelry : Pendants : Contemporary item #1074827 (stock #1721)
All metal is sterling silver. Made in USA. Bold and unusual. Hand wrought in the Modernist tradition and from one piece of silver, in a USA studio this bold signed original design substantial sterling sculpture pendant was hand wrought by and signed: Handmade - Sterling - Mimi Dee.

2 1/2" north to south X 1 1/2" wide X 1 1/2" deep. After the hand wrought sculptural metalwork piece was finished, a dreamy, faceted
16mm 25 carat genuine blue lace agate bead was placed within
Color cha...

All Items : Artists : Jewelry : Bracelets : Contemporary item #1185270 (stock #T 1781)
This would be cute doubling as a choker on a doll. All metal is sterling silver. Made in America original hand wrought cuff bracelet in a USA studio by and signed by the maker as: Handmade - Mimi Dee - Sterling.

Seen here a blue purple aventurine art glass goldstone 1 3/8" round disc and one amethyst semiprecious gemstone with four real yellow beads in the center. Only one! 20 grams which includes the purple goldstone disc and the 14 gauge ster silver for a smallish frame with a flexible ...

All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Metal : Contemporary item #1348745 (stock #T1832)
This made in USA studio figural hand hammered hand wrought stylized sterling silver owl pendant has two faceted blue green sapphire eyes! The rare blue eyed owl here. The beak has a padparadscha color sapphire and signed Mimi Dee - Handmade - Sterling Silver. All gems are genuine.

Some of my patrons place my hammered metal work in shadow boxes. Total wt: 20 grams of textured semi precious metal including the pre fabricated 20" snake chain.
Length: Pendant 2 1/8" X 1 5/8" + 5/8" coiled ...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Enamel : Pre 1970 item #318573 (stock #T 918)
Highly detailed ornate multicolor cloisonne perfect enamel figural peacock purse, jewelry case or eyeglass case with double brass 18" chain showing claret, blue, teal, ochre, oatmeal, green, and cobalt blue interior. Chinese export metalwork? Perfect Intact enamel! 7.4 Oz or 210 Grams. 6" X 2.5".

$18 USPS Priority/Ins/Track or FREE with your USA Ck or USPS MO.
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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Retro : Pre 1940 item #850456 (stock #T 1670)
Mystery maker. Unsigned unmarked silver coral ring. Ornate foliate shank and applied silver leaves at the shoulders. 1 1/8" top.
Cabochon gemstone is 20mm and bezel set
The ornate shank is original to the piece. This foliate design has been seen on some signed Peruzzi; the Italian one using 80% or 800, while the American using 925 sterling.
Is it European or Chinese?
The genuine salmon coral with lighter shading is often seen in continental jewelry. There is applied rope arou...
All Items : Artists : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1122463 (stock #T 1732)
In a USA studio this original design of a pendant was hand hammered wrought and shaped from one piece into a heart then signed with the maker's mark of: Handmade Mimi Dee. A big beautiful 25 carat faceted rich plum 15mm amethyst, the fidelity and peace stone, was securely wired into the center as if between the two lovers facing each other. Only One, no reproductions here.
$10 USPS/Priority/Track or free with your USA check or USPS.
Legal: All images design concept content text ...
All Items : Artists : Fashion : Apparel : Contemporary item #330327 (stock #1010)
Two original signed fiber art to wear pieces priced separately. Caftan top in a nostalgic Art Deco Erte style cut, constructed, hand painted & Signed MIMI DEE ORIGINAL, a style being individually constructed by same, off and on since 1978. A Textured mallard bemberg rayon was used, the 'Empress of Rayons", according to this maker who loves to work with it. Caftan or poncho top with hand painted silk sides can be worn over your own favorite pieces as it drapes beautifully and travels well.
All Items : Artists : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #580839 (stock #T 1524)
Signed earwires are 14K Gold. Own the only one. Made in USA. In a USA studio, the earwires were hand wrought and stamped: 14K, which keeps going up.

North to south: 2 3/8"
Green Praseolite Amethyst are 9mm X 5mm
8mm X 5mm natural highly brilliant Mandarin Orange color Spessarite or Spessartite garnet gemstones (real - never faux here!) from other lands. The color is like that of a pumpkin diamond.
They are framed within the hand hammered metal frames by and stamped:
Handmade ...

All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Pre 1930 item #676787 (stock #T 1585)
What a beautiful combination of blue and silver! Vintage Art Deco sterling silver lavalier necklace reminding one of F&B, with 6 oval "cat's eye" blue art glass cabs and filigree stations. 19" Stamped STERLING. Beautiful vintage condition.
$12 USPS Priority/Ins/Track or Free with your USA Ck or USPS MO.
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All Items : Artists : Jewelry : Sets : Contemporary item #767937 (stock #T 1633)
Made in USA. Pendant, necklace, collar, earrings completely hand fabricated and hammered mixed metals copper, silver, gf in a USA studio by and signed: Handmade Mimi Dee & Sterling. This abstract metalwork mixed metals pendant sculpture was formed in the modernist tradition, to which was added green and peach slag glass with silver & gf rope design. 1.7 OZ or 49 Grams. LEGAL: All images design concept content text solely owned by Mimi Dee. Please collect with confidence after reviewing th...
All Items : Artists : Jewelry : Necklaces : Contemporary item #1161065 (stock #T 1742)
Made in USA. This curls or waves motif hand hammered signed studio copper necklace pendant was designed, hand wrought, hammered by and signed with metal work maker's mark: Handmade - Mimi Dee.

Mixed metals of copper and sterling were used to make this "one of". A fancy long and short sterling chain was added to yield 18 1/4" around. Legal: All images design concept content text solely owned by Mimi Dee and may not be reproduced in any manner.
$11 USPS Priority/Ins/Track or free wit...

All Items : Artists : Jewelry : Rings : Contemporary item #1046918 (stock #1709)
Support Made in USA! This original bold signed bypass adjustable ring was smithed, hand wrought and fabricated in the Modernist tradition in a USA studio by a metal work artist, then signed: Handmade - Sterling - Mimi Dee.
Adjustable - now at ~ 7.5
Total wt: ~16 grams which include ~8 grams for the Ametrine and ~1 gram for the 2 amethysts.
Ametrine: 25x20x13mm (approx 40 carats) with interesting planes and colorations within.
North to South 1.5/8". East to West ~ 1 1/8". The ...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #409985 (stock #T 1320)
18K GOLD earwires.
High nacre luster pink dusty rose real 8mm pearls - never faux here- and precious same color faceted Sapphires demure earrings were designed and assembled in a USA studio for a total length of
1 3/8".
Presented a on display card hand painted by same artist. Other metals gold on sterling.

$12 USPS Priority/Ins/Track or FREE with your USA Ck or USPS MO.
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All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Sets : Contemporary item #579549 (stock #T 1518)
Sterling Silver. Real pearls, not glass! High luster high nacre 10 - 11mm rich lush pink peach pearl strand necklace was hand knotted here in a USA studio then the ear ornaments were designed to present this as a set.
Strand Length: Adjustable 18 - 20"
Earrings: 1 1/2"
Finished with pre made 22K gold vermeil on sterling silver extender and gorgeous filigree findings.
Metals keep going up. What a buy! If needed, your strand will be restrung free of charge within 18 months o...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #580857 (stock #T 1525)
14K GOLD earwires. Glorious juicy earrings hand made in a USA studio by and stamped: MIMI DEE 14K with Light Green Vitreous Prehenite, High Nacre Coin Pearl (real - never faux here!) and lush plush plum Rhodolite gemstones from faraway lands, make this pair of earrings a must have.
1 3/4" north to south.
When you must own the only one and want to collect Made in USA.

$12 USPS Priority Mail/Ins/Track or Free w/USA CK or USPS MO.
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All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Earrings : Contemporary item #583922 (stock #T 1535)
14K GOLD earwires. In a USA studio, these earlobe hugging earwires were hand fabricated then stamped: 14K which keeps going up! The dangles were designed and assembled with real (no faux, nor glass here!) Amethyst, Coin Pearl & green Peridot gemstones. Ahhh, the old suffragette colors of green, white & violet! 22K gold vermeil on Sterling Silver bead caps were added then gf (will Not wear off) was used to thread the gemstones securely. Precious metal prices keep going up.
1 3/4" north...