A group of Modernist jewelry

20th Century
Comprising a sunburst wirework ring with black central cabochon (ring size: 7.25, adjustable); a smoky topaz and sterling silver ring (partially stamped for Sterling, ring size 4.75); a large silver ring with yellow stone cabochon (stamped on terminals with illegible hallmarks, possibly MC, ring size 9.25)

Further including four geometric silver rings (three stamped for Mexico / 925, one with illegible eagle / SS; ring sizes: 5.5 to 6.5); a geometric ring with silver balls (marked: Taxco / 925 / St___ / OO / Eagle 110, ring size: 7); a large ring or pendant (marked: Mexico / 925, ring size 15); six geometric silver rings, one with inlaid stones (each stamped for sterling, one stamped: Thailand / NF / 925, one stamped: 925 / A9 / VX, one stamped: Made in Spain / _25; ring sizes: 5.5 to 9); and five geometric rings in various styles (ring sizes: 6 to 8)

20 pieces
180.5 grams gross

  • Provenance: The Goodenough Estate, benefiting St. James Episcopal Church, Waimea, HI
  • Condition: Each in overall good condition with tarnish and scratches commensurate with age and use. Scattered stones with abrasions.

Accepted Forms of Payment:

American Express, Discover, MasterCard, Money Order / Cashiers Check, Personal Check, Visa, Wire Transfer


Buyers are responsible for arranging their own shipping estimates and deliveries. Moran's in our discretion and as a courtesy to buyers, can arrange to have purchased lots packed, insured and forwarded by a third-party shipper at the request, expense and risk of the buyer. Moran's assumes no responsibility for acts or omissions in such packing or shipping by other packers or carriers, even if recommended by Moran's. Nor does Moran's assume any responsibility for any damage to picture frames or to the glass therein. In circumstances where Moran's arranges for such third-party services, Moran's may apply an administration charge of 15% of that service fee.

December 15, 2021 12:00 PM PST
Monrovia, CA, US

John Moran Auctioneers

You agree to pay a buyer's premium of up to 25% and any applicable taxes and shipping.

View full terms and conditions

Bid Increments
From: To: Increments:
$0 $499 $25
$500 $999 $50
$1,000 $1,999 $100
$2,000 $4,999 $250
$5,000 $9,999 $500
$10,000 $19,999 $1,000
$20,000 $49,999 $2,500
$50,000 $99,999 $5,000
$100,000 $199,999 $10,000
$200,000 $499,999 $25,000
$500,000 + $50,000