Tall burled teak sculptural coat tree or architectural element.
Mostly one piece with pieces added to be base for four corner support.
Condition: Very Good; wear to edges of base
15” L x 16” W x 76” H
Large sterling silver and turquoise Zuni cluster statement ring made prior to 1960. Each natural turquoise stone is hand filed down to the shape of petit point (or teardrop), snake eye (round), and triangle shapes. The top of the shield is also decorated with silver dots and twisted wire. Size 11.25.
Midcentury drawing in colored pencil on paper of a sphere in pink and gray. Displayed in a silver metal frame with a double mat.
Antique Navajo rugs layered on my living room floor. Better not spill anything! #shoesoff #navajorug #walkingon$ #antiquenavajorug (at world headquarters)
Swiss-made 14k gold Jules Jurgensen mechanical watch in good working order on genuine crocodile strap, with jeweled movement. Case marked “14K” on interior. Measures 9”L with strap.
1960s 14K gold round Elgin wristwatch with white gold highlights in the bezel and navy blue enamel dial. Placed on a new gray genuine crocodile strap. Marked: Elgin on the face and movement.
Tank-style 14K yellow gold wristwatch with crocodile-embossed calf leather strap by Bulova. Seventeen-jewel mechanical movement. Includes case. Marked: 14K gold Bulova 5137962.
Silver bracelet with turquoise set in plain bezel surrounded by stamped arrow and sunburst decoration. Made by a Native American bench smith in an urban factory setting, as was common during the 1920s. Interior, 7” circumference with 0.9”L gap.
Large sterling silver compact pendant with mirror, two gold washed compartments, beautiful engraving on exterior and silver fringe hanging from one end. Large bale and ball clasp finish the other end with an elegant long sterling silver chain on which hang it, 36”L. Stylized G or C monogram engraved on front with floral swag decoration over Art Deco machine engraving that appears on both sides.
Headed off to a new home in SF! 1960s 14k gold, onyx, and diamond cocktail ring by www.rubyplusgeorge.com #jewelry #vintagering #finejewelry #vintagejewelry #gold
Elegant antique carving set with sterling silver handles, as marked on each. Fork, 9”L.
Hand-colored botanical etching by William Woodville from the text Medical Botany, published in London between 1790 and 1794.
Recovered a tube steel chair with some antique #Navajo textiles. Should I do the armrests or leave neutral? #vintageupcycle #navajorug #HomeDecor #vintagehome #midmod #southwestern (at world headquarters)
Sterling silver linked belt with hand stamped decoration and rings. Referred to as a concha as the first phase examples often resembled conch shells in shape. Each piece measures 2.25”L x 1.55”W x 0.2”H. Stamped sterling on reverse of one section.
Triple strand Zuni bird fetish necklace with carved birds in profile in abalone, spiny shell oyster, olive shells, turquoise and pipestone, by George Cheechee’s daughter DeLena. Finished with traditional silver cones. Hook and eye clasp. Featured at the February 2012 New York Fashion Week at designer Gretchen Jones’ Fall 2012 presentation.