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Danecraft  ~ 

Founded in 1934 by Victor Primavera and James Felch, Danecraft is known for quality silver jewelry.  The designs are often dimensional and intricate depictions of nature's beauty, with an Art Nouveau influence.  Pieces made prior to 1945 might bear the Felch Co. mark as well as that of Danecraft.   Additional Danecraft pieces can be found in the Cowardly Lion's Royal Jewels Gallery.

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Exotic Flower Wide Bracelet

The exotic central flowers in this wide sterling bracelet are so striking and unusual.  There's a lot of motion with the swirls and smaller flowers - a rare piece.  See item SD074 for the matching brooch and SD083 for the earrings.  Marked: Danecraft Sterling Reg US Pat Off
Reference: Rezazadeh, Costume Jewelry, p. 69
7 by 1

SD085

$225


Exotic Floral Earrings

These pretty floral earrings have a floral center with six petals, delicate scrolls on the edges, and are screw-backs.  See item SD074 for the matching brooch and SD085 for the wide bracelet.  Marked: Danecraft Sterling
Reference: Rezazadeh, Costume Jewelry, p. 69 [bracelet]
7/8 diam

SD083

$70


Pine Cone Brooch

Set within a circle of branches, this pretty brooch has a spray of realistic pine cones and needles.  You can almost smell the fresh pine scent of the forest.  See item SD087 for the bracelet.  Marked: Danecraft Sterling
1 7/8" in diam.

SD030

$90


Wide Lacy Floral Panel Bracelet

Each panel of this rare piece has curling leaves, pretty flowers and a honeycomb mesh background.  The ornate clasp, extra width and lovely construction make this bracelet special.  Exceptional condition.  Matching pieces: SD121, SD122, SD102, SD104 and SD088
Marked: Danecraft Sterling, Reg. US Pat. Off
7 by 1"

SD127

$245


Swirling Wing Choker & Earrings

The elegant curves of this choker and screw-back earring set resemble wings or perhaps waves or shells.  Very feminine and in excellent condition.  Marked: Danecraft Sterling Reg US Pat Off
Necklace: 14 by 5/8"; Earrings: by 5/8"

SD072

$165


Mirrored Tulips Brooch

There's a Scandinavian influence to this design with the swirling leaves and simple tulips set in a mirrored orientation.  The brooch is very well made and is an earlier piece, ca. 1940s.  Marked: Danecraft Sterling FCo
2 by 1"

SD103

$98


Ornate Vermeil Dangle Hoop Earrings

Lacy yet large, these screw-back earrings are vermeil (gold plated sterling silver) with an oxidized or 'antiqued' finish. Timeless in design with a Renaissance influence, they work with casual or dressy attire.  Excellent condition.  Marked: Danecraft Sterling
2 by "

SD117

$75


Calla Lily Necklace & Earrings

Designed by Victor Primavera, these rare pieces from 1940 have the feel of earlier Art Nouveau jewelry with their sweeping leaves and graceful lilies.  Earrings are screw back.  See items SD007 and SD115 for the matching pieces.  Marked:  Danecraft Sterling, with the older Felch Co. mark.
Reference:  Click here to see the design patent.  Ettinger, Forties & Fifties Popular Jewelry, p. 41
Necklace: 15' long, "wide; Earrings: 1 by "

SD010

$170


Oval Spring Floral Brooch

Several blossoms and berries are set within an oval framework resembling branches to create this cast sterling silver brooch. Excellent condition; ca. 1946.  Marked: Danecraft Sterling, Reg. US Pat. Off
2 by 1"

SD119

$120


Calla Lily Oval Link Bracelet

This 1940's bracelet has the Art Nouveau inspired calla lily design with the flowers and leaves set in large oval links.  See items SD007 and SD010 for the matching pieces. Marked: Danecraft Sterling FCo
Reference: Click here to see the design patent.  Ettinger, Forties & Fifties Popular Jewelry, p. 41
7 by 1"

SD115

$165


Romeo & Juliet Sterling Chatelaine Pins

Such a charming chatelaine set!  Romeo and Juliet, on her balcony, are detailed in sterling silver and are linked with double chains.  The possibilities for positioning the figures seem endless.  Exceptional condition.  Marked: Danecraft Sterling, Reg. US Pat. Off
Romeo: 2 3/8 by 1"; Juliet: 2 by 1 1/8": chain: 6"

SD110

$195


Sumptuous Scrolls Cuff Bracelet

A symphony of scrolls, this sterling cuff is an intricate Renaissance revival style with a central oval of swirls.  The lacy, open look is lovely on the wrist.  Marked: Danecraft Sterling
7" circumference; 1 5/8" wide

SD113

$160


Mirrored Water Lilies Brooch & Earrings

Balanced and unusual, the water lilies in this brooch are mirrored like a reflection on the pond.  The perfectly paired earrings are screw-back style.  Excellent condition; ca. 1946.  Marked: Danecraft Sterling, Reg. US Pat. Off
Reference: Ettinger, Forties & Fifties Popular Jewelry, p. 41
Brooch: 2 by 1", Earrings: by "

SD123

$170


Sterling Maple Leaf Brooch

Sleek and sculptured, this lovely sterling maple leaf brooch has a graceful look for autumn or anytime of year.  Ca. 19401s; exceptional condition.  Marked: Danecraft Sterling, Reg. US Pat. Off
2 by 1"

SD106

$98


'Grape Harvest' Sterling Earrings

Part of a series of grape themed pieces, these screw-back earrings depict a realistic bunch of grapes and leaf.  A sign of abundance, these harvest pieces are great for wine lovers.  See item SD081 for a coordinating bracelet.  Marked: Danecraft Sterling
Reference: click here for the 1951 ad
1 1/8 by 5/8"

SD112

$66


Double Poppies Brooch

Graceful and hinting at Art Nouveau styling, this beautiful brooch is a floral spray with two cheerful poppies nodding their heads in the breeze.  This is an older, cast sterling piece.  Marked: Danecraft Sterling, Reg. US Pat. Off
3 by 2"

SD065

$100


'Silver Wheat' Necklace & Earrings

Swirling stalks of wheat in these pieces are a fun departure from the more traditional flower and leaf motifs.  Earrings are screw-back.  Exceptional condition.  Companion pieces: SD125, SD086, SD066.  Marked: Danecraft Sterling
Reference: click here for the 1952 ad.
Necklace: 15 by 1"; Earrings: 1 by 5/8"

SD126

$185


'Silver Wheat' Double Bracelet

This stunning wheat stalk design is twice as delightful in this rare double width link bracelet.  It's very eye catching and in excellent condition.  Companion pieces: SD126, SD086, SD066.  Marked: Danecraft Sterling, Reg. US Pat. Off
Reference: click here for the 1952 ad.
7 by 1"

SD125

$225


Berry & Leaves Brooch

This earlier piece has the substantial cast construction and depicts some sort of berry or nut on a branch.  Not a commonly seen fruit, so perhaps it's exotic or tropical.  Marked: Danecraft Sterling, Reg US Pat Off
2 by 1 7/8"

SD095

$100


Floral Bud Necklace, Bracelet & Earrings

Full of promise, the links of this choker, bracelet and screw-back earring set seem to depict flower buds just getting ready to blossom.  A graceful and unusual design; excellent condition.  Marked: Danecraft Sterling
Necklace: 15 by "; bracelet: 7 by ; earrings: 1 by "

SD098

$260


Sterling Rosebud Earrings

Fresh from the garden, these sterling screw-back earrings look so realistic.  They're quality pieces of lovely construction and although unsigned, they're a perfect match for the Danecraft bracelet, item SD078.  Marked: Sterling
1 by "

SD120

$68


Lacy Floral Brooch & Earrings

The shield shaped brooch and matching screw-back earrings of this set feature an open web design with delicate leaves and flowers.  Excellent condition.  Matching pieces: SD127, SD102, SD104, SD088 and SD121.
Marked: Danecraft Sterling
Brooch: 1 7/8 by 1 7/8", Earrings: 1 by 5/8"

SD122

$165


Lacy Floral Link Bracelet

Delicate flowers embellish the links and connectors of this sterling bracelet.  The lacy effect is created by a mesh or web similar to a honeycomb pattern.  Excellent condition.  Matching pieces: SD127, SD102, SD104 and SD088.
Marked: Danecraft Sterling
7 by 7/8"

SD121

$165


Felch Calla Lily Blossom Brooch

A popular flower for sterling jewelry, this early Felch brooch is one calla lily blossom with leaves - a delightful bit of early summer. Marked: Sterling FCo
2 by 1 1/8"

SD108

$96


Open Centered Lacy Floral Brooch

Part of a series, the motif of this lovely brooch is curling leaves, delicate flowers and honeycomb webs.  The lacy look is light and feminine.  See item SD104 for matching earrings.  Marked: Danecraft Sterling
1 7/8 by 1

SD102

$98


Open Centered Lacy Floral Earrings

 

The delicate and intricate design of these screw-back earrings includes swirling leaves, little flowers and open honeycomb webs.  See items SD102 and SD088 for matching brooches.  Marked: Danecraft Sterling

 
1 by 5/8"

SD104

$72


Lacy Floral Triangular Brooch

This intricate design is one of series that features a lacy, honeycombed background with swirling leaves and little flowers.  The triangular shape and domed center of this piece is rarely seen.  Marked: Danecraft Sterling
1 7/8 by 1 7/8"

SD088

$100


Clematis Panel Bracelet

Designed by Victor Primavera, this lovely bracelet has curved panels showing clematis flowers inside a roped frame.  The hook closure clasp matches the connecting links and disappears when worn.    Marked: Danecraft Sterling, Pat. 121372
Reference:  Click here to see the 1940 patent for this design.
6 by 1"

SD044

$100


Sterling Heart/Arrow Brooch

Cupid has struck and this brooch shows the arrow hit the mark.   This charming piece makes a statement or is a natural gift for someone you love.   Marked: Danecraft Sterling
2 by "

SD039

$78


Circular Peony Brooch

A fresh and casual arrangement of peonies forms a circle or wreath in this sterling brooch. This is an older piece with great dimension and fluidity.  Marked: Danecraft Sterling, with the older FCo Felch mark.
2" diam.

SD096

$135


Tulip Link Bracelet

A graceful Art Nouveau influence is evident in the floral motif of this older Danecraft link bracelet.  In super condition, it has the wide hook closure seen in 1940s pieces.   Marked: Danecraft Sterling, with the older FCo Felch mark.
7 by 7/8"
Reference: Rezazadeh, Collectible Silver Jewelry, p. 47 [matching earrings]

SD059

$145


Felch Exotic Floral Brooch

An early piece, this ornate and lacy oval brooch has an intricate design of exotic flowers and leaves.  This particular pattern is hard to find.  Excellent condition.  Marked: FCo Sterling [older Felch mark]
Reference: Rezazadeh, Costume Jewelry, p. 69
2 by 2

SD074

$110


Lily Blossom Earrings

Lilies are always a popular flowers and these screw-back earrings depict them with a fluid Scandinavian styling.  See items SD101 and SD067 for matching pieces.  Marked: Danecraft Sterling
1 by "

SD114

$72


Floral Bouquet Brooch

This 1940s sterling brooch has a motif that was popular at that time and is timeless: an exuberant bouquet of flowers gathered up in a ribbon bow.  Exceptional condition.  Marked: Danecraft Sterling FCo
2 by 1

SD100

$135


Rose Oval Links Bracelet

An earlier, well constructed piece, this dimensional bracelet has beautifully rendered roses on each oval shaped link.  Very realistic and garden fresh!  Matching pieces: SD050, SD120.  Marked: Danecraft Sterling, Reg. US Pat. Off
7 by 7/8"

SD078

$135


Double Day Lily Brooch

An early Danecraft piece with substantial size and weight, the exuberant brooch depicts two large day lilies gathered together.  The blossoms are realistic and gracefully portrayed.  Marked: Danecraft Sterling, Reg. US Pat. Off
3 by 2"

SD076

$130


Delicate Floral Vine Brooch

This sweet brooch is a charming vine of delicate flowers twining to form a square shape.  Excellent condition.   Marked: Danecraft Sterling, Reg. US Pat. Off.
1 by 1"

SD107

$90


Double Maple Leaf Earrings

Maple leaves are a traditional symbol of autumn, and these screw-back earrings are realistically portrayed with the veins and texture.  Well made; excellent condition.  See item SD089 for the matching bracelet.  Marked: Danecraft Sterling
1 3/8 by 1"

SD105

$75


Maple Leaf Link Bracelet

Each link of this sterling bracelet is a realistic maple leaf with wonderful texture.  The way the tip of each leaf curls into the connecting loop for the next link is ingenious and graceful.  See item SD105 for the matching earrings.   Marked: Danecraft Sterling
8 x 1

SD089

$150


Mirrored Water Lilies Brooch

One of the rare and beloved water lily pieces from about 1946, this brooch evokes serenity with the gracefully opposing blossoms.  Well constructed, amazing detail and exceptional condition.  Marked: Danecraft Sterling
Reference: Ettinger, Forties & Fifties Popular Jewelry, p. 41
2 by 1"

SD079

$110


Amethyst Scrolls Brooch/Pendant Necklace

This lovely piece has flexibility since it can be worn as a brooch or as a necklace.  The huge oval amethyst rhinestone is edged with swirling scrolls or scallops.  Marked: Danecraft Sterling
Pin/pendant: 1 by 1; 24" chain

SD094

$125


'Silver Wheat' Spray Brooch

This loose spray of wheat is the larger brooch of the Silver Wheat line.  It evokes the breeze blowing through a wheat field in a free and flowing design.  Marked: Danecraft Sterling
Reference: click here for the 1952 ad.
2 x 1 5/8"

SD086

$96


Rectangular Bordered Grapes Brooch

This early sterling brooch is a luscious bunch of grapes in a rectangular border that resembles the vine itself.  Excellent condition; nice weight to the piece, ca. 1940.
Marked: Danecraft Sterling, with the rarely seen older Felch lion's head mark.
2 x 1"

SD099

$96


Tropical Leaf Bracelet, Brooch & Earrings

The heart shaped leaves of this set have a tropical feel to them with the fluted texture, veining and curling stem.  Earrings have comfy screw-back mechanisms.  Marked: Danecraft Sterling
Bracelet: 7 by 5/8"; Brooch: 2 by 1"; Earrings: 1 by "

SD109

$195


Fantasy Fuchsias Brooch

Set within a circle, these wild flowers resemble fuchsias with attitude.  Lots of movement and flow with this pretty piece.  See item SD069 for the matching bracelet.  Marked: Danecraft Sterling
2 3/8" diam.

SD046

$98


Ballerina & Bubble Brooch

This lovely figural is a ballet dancer with an intricately designed skirt that swirls in motion as she holds a bubble or ball aloft.  A lovely piece in excellent condition.  See SD022 for her companion.  Marked: Danecraft Sterling
Reference:
1 by 1"

SD080

$100


Graceful Leaf Bracelet
& Earrings

Gently curling, the leaves of these pieces are nicely detailed and textured with realistic veins.  The bracelet has six links and the matching earrings are screw-backs.  Marked: Danecraft Sterling
Bracelet: 7 by "; Earrings: 1 1/8 by "

SD056

$110


Oval Butterflies Brooch

This enchanting sterling brooch depicts a garden scene complete with butterflies and flowers.  You can almost feel the breeze with the open design.  Exceptional condition; from the early 1940s.  Marked: Danecraft FCo Sterling
2 x 1 3/8"

SD084

$120


Double Camellia Brooch

Fresh from the garden, this charming brooch has one fully opened blossom and a bud on stem.  The flowers appear to be camellias. This older piece has nice weight and detail.  Having both the Felch and Danecraft marks dates this brooch to the early 1940s.  Marked: FCo Sterling Danecraft
2 by 1 5/8"

SD068

$100


"Grape Harvest' Oval Link Bracelet

Each gently domed oval link of this bracelet contains a bunch of grapes, leaf and curling vines.  Great detail and dimension for a lacy effect.  This was part of a series of grapevine pieces in 1951.  Exceptional condition.  Marked: Danecraft Sterling
Reference: click here for the 1951 ad
7 by "

SD081

$140


Hanging Berry Brooch

Resembling currants, ripe and juicy on the vine, this sterling piece has such a graceful overall design.  A lovely departure from the usual grapes or berries depicted in jewelry.  Circa 1940.  Marked:  Danecraft Sterling, with the older FCo Felch mark.
2 by 2"

SD041

$110


Theatrical Masks
Bracelet

Have a dramatic day with this bracelet around your wrist!  The links of this weighty sterling bracelet are alternating Comedy and Tragedy masks and they close with a wide hook clasp.  Construction and clasp place this rare piece in the 1940s.  Exceptional condition.  Marked: Danecraft Sterling
7 by 1"

SD058

$175


Day Lily Brooch

A fluid and graceful design with Art Nouveau influence, this circular brooch depicts an exuberant day lily in full bloom.  See item SD043 for the matching bracelet.    Marked:  Danecraft Sterling
Reference: Click here to see the 1940 patent for this piece.  Ettinger, Forties & Fifties Popular Jewelry, p. 41
2" diam

SD042

$98


Day Lily Bracelet

Lyrical day lilies are shown on each oval link of this pretty bracelet.  An older design that's classic.   See item SD042 for the matching brooch.   Marked: Sterling, Pat 121374
Reference: Click here to see the 1940 patent for this design.  Ettinger, Forties & Fifties Popular Jewelry, p. 41
7 by 7/8"

SD043

$110


Graceful Dancer Brooch

Ooh la la!  Whether you see her as a ballerina or a cancan dancer, this lady with her billowing skirt is lively and graceful.  The detail is marvelous on this brooch.  See item SD080 for her companion.  Marked:  Danecraft Sterling
2 by 1 5/8"

SD022

$98


Oval Day Lily Brooch

Set in an oval frame, this pretty day lily has a friendly, cheerful look to it.  Excellent condition, ca. 1940.  See item SD067 for the matching bracelet.
Marked: Danecraft Sterling
2 x 1

SD101

$98


Lily Oval Link Bracelet

Although unsigned, this charming sterling bracelet has been identified as Danecraft from matching signed pieces.  Each gently domed link is an oval containing a detailed lily.  Connecting links and clasp are like those used the the company in the early 1940s.  See item SD101 for the matching brooch.  Marked: Sterling
7" by 7/8"

SD067

$98


Floral Bar Brooch

This earlier piece, ca. 1940, has both the Felch and Danecraft marks.  It combines the look of an Art Nouveau bar pin with a modern floral overlay for a great stylistic combination.  Marked: Danecraft Sterling, Reg US Pat Off [plaque]; FCo Sterling [older Felch mark]
2 by 1 1/8

SD090

$120


Leaves & Berries Necklace

This fluid and lovely sterling necklace has links made up of detailed leaves and a cluster of berries.  Another beautiful piece inspired by nature.  See item SD049 for complementing brooch.   Marked: Danecraft Sterling
15", 5/8" wide

SD048

$135


Swirling Leaf Brooch

An older piece, this graceful oval brooch shows both Art Nouveau and Modernist influences.  See item SD048 for complementing necklace.  Marked: Sterling FCo, the older, rarely seen Felch Co. mark.
2 by 1"

SD049

$96


Water Lily Bracelet

A sterling link bracelet of considerable weight, this rare piece has five large water lilies or lotuses.  Each flower is slightly curved for comfort and beautifully detailed.  matching pieces: SD040, SD128.  Marked: Danecraft Sterling, Reg. US Pat. Off 
Reference: Ettinger, Forties & Fifties Popular Jewelry, p. 41
7 by 7/8"

SD062

$235


Floral Circle Brooch

Charming and flowing, this domed circle brooch appears to be some type of flowering vine.  Like most Danecraft pieces, it's realistic, but the floral variety just hasn't been identified yet.  Marked: Danecraft Sterling, Reg. US Pat. Off.
2" diam.

SD023

$96


Rectangular Grill Brooch

The linear nature of this design is softened by the central circles and fluted corners.  The brooch has uplifted edges like a serving tray or picture frame with a grill like styling.  Very fun and in excellent condition.   Marked: Danecraft Sterling
2 by 1"

SD092

$88


Wild Roses Brooch

A pair of lovely and expressive wild rose blooms are fashioned in sterling silver in this delightful brooch.  It is an earlier, cast piece with substantial weight.  A slight discoloration on one petal is reflected in the price.  Marked:  Danecraft Sterling, Reg. US Pat. Off.
2 by 1"

SD047

$98


Double Floral Link Bracelet

Each link of this lovely bracelet is circular with mirrored flowers arching towards one another.  The flowers are similar to dogwood blossoms, but may be fantasy flowers.  Marked: Danecraft Sterling, Reg. US Pat. Off 
7 by 1"

SD064

$96


Rose Branch Brooch

Lovely detail is evident with the patina of this pretty piece.  The layered branch holds two ruffled roses among the leaves.  Marked: Danecraft Sterling, Reg. US Pat. Off
2 3/8 by 1 3/8"

SD050

$88


Grape Leaf Brooch

A swirl of the vine and just a few grapes peek out from behind the realistic grape leaves in this delicious brooch.  How fascinating to see the leaves, rather than the berries, as the focus of the design in this earlier piece.  Marked: Danecraft Sterling, Reg. US Pat Off
2 by 1"

SD060

$96


"Silver Wheat" Circle Brooch

This lovely design from 1952 was dubbed "Silver Wheat" in ads.  The various pieces of this motif all exhibit the same realism and grace, making them great collector's items.   Marked: Danecraft Sterling
Reference: Click here for the 1952 ad.
1" diam.

SD066

$96


Water Lily Earrings

Each of these sterling earrings is a peaceful, plump water lily blossom with lovely detail.  Excellent condition; ca. 1946.  Matching pieces: SD062, SD040.  Marked: Danecraft Reg. Sterling
Reference: Ettinger, Forties & Fifties Popular Jewelry, p. 41
1 by 7/8"

SD128

$75


Water Lily Brooch

An earlier piece, this heavy sterling brooch evokes the serenity of Monet's garden scenes.  In exceptional condition, this piece is dimensional and lovely.  Matching pieces: SD062, SD128.  Marked: Danecraft Sterling, Reg. US Pat. Off 
2 3/8 by 1"

SD040

$148


Exotic Cockatoo Brooch

This charming bird is slightly flamboyant as well as cute.  This cockatoo has nice weight to it and probably dates from about 1950.  Marked: Danecraft Sterling, Reg. US Pat. Off.
2 5/8 by 2"

SD045

$94


Felch Sterling Rectangular Grapes Brooch

Beautifully presented, this sterling silver brooch has a fluted border containing a large juicy bunch of grapes with detailed leaves.  Attribution is from identical piece marked FCo Sterling [older Felch mark].  Marked: Sterling
1 by 1"

SD082

$95


Dogwood Blossom Brooch & Earrings

With wonderful detail, this sterling set portrays dogwood blossoms with the oval brooch framed in branches.  The earrings are screw-back style.  Marked: Danecraft Sterling
Brooch: 2 by 1"; Earrings: 1" diam.

SD070

$115


Rose Brooch

Fresh from the garden, this sterling brooch has a full rose and rosebud.  The construction and substantial weight are indicative of an earlier Danecraft piece.  Marked:  Danecraft Sterling, Reg. US Pat. Off.
3 by 1"

SD035

$98


Acorn Wreath Brooch & Earrings

An older (1940s) Danecraft design, this wonderful acorn pattern features little oak leaves and acorns in a wreath arrangement.  Earrings are screw backs.  See SD019 for the matching bracelet.  Marked: Danecraft Sterling, Reg. US Pat. Off.
Reference: Ettinger, Forties & Fifties Popular Jewelry, p. 41
Brooch: 1" diam.; Earrings: 1 by "

SD018

$92


Huge Pink Moonstone Scroll Earrings

Bold in size, yet feminine in design, these unusual earrings feature large pink, glass simulated moonstones in the scrolling, wavelike sterling settings.  These are wingback earrings, which are very comfortable once adjusted to your ears.  Circa 1955.  Marked: Danecraft Sterling
Reference: Ettinger, Forties & Fifties Popular Jewelry, p. 71.  Click here for the 1955 ad.  Click here to see the patent for the wingback mechanism.
1 by 1"

SD057

$94


Rose Circle Brooch

Classic and simple, this lovely sterling brooch has a stem of two rose blossoms arcing around the circle.   Delightful dimension and realism.  See item SD061 for matching earrings.  Marked: Danecraft Sterling, Reg. US Pat. Off.
Reference:  Rezazadeh, Collectible Silver Jewelry, p. 47
2" diam.

SD051

$72


Dogwood Blossoms Brooch

Showy and exuberant, this bouquet of dogwood blossoms is an eye-catcher.  One of the earlier Danecraft pieces, this has good weight to it.  Marked: Danecraft Sterling, Reg. US Pat. Off.
3 by 2"

SD032

$98


Golden Floral Bow Brooch

Ornate with lovely flowers and open-work, this brooch is very feminine.  The gold plating is unusual for Danecraft, making this a great collector's piece.  Marked: Danecraft Sterling
2 by 2"

SD017

$92


Tulip Spray Brooch

A breath of spring in a very dimensional brooch. This substantial, earlier piece features a layered tulip in a spring bouquet.  Ca. 1946.  Marked: Danecraft Sterling, Reg. US Pat. Off.
Reference: Ettinger, Forties & Fifties Popular Jewelry, p. 41
2 by 2"

SD033

$98


Ribbon Pinwheel Brooch

Fun and dimensional, this pristine sterling brooch resembles a pinwheel or ribbon bow with a lively spray of blue rhinestones in the center.  An unusual design for this maker.  See SD024 for the matching bracelet.  Marked:  Danecraft Sterling
2" diam.

SD025

$75


Double Leaf Brooch

Very realistic and dimensional, this graceful brooch portrays two curling leaves on a branch.  Simple and elegant! Marked: Danecraft Sterling
1 by 1 5/8"

SD077

$85


Calla Lily Brooch

Sweeping curves and flowing lines give this brooch a definite Art Nouveau feel.  Designed by founder Victor Primavera, this beautiful piece dates to 1940.  See SD010 for the matching parure.  [2 available]  Marked:  Danecraft Sterling (w/ older lion's head logo)
Reference:  Click here to see the design patent.  Ettinger, Forties & Fifties Popular Jewelry, p. 41
2 5/8 by 1 7/8"

SD007

$120


Holly Leaf Brooch & Earrings

The patina of these pieces really brings out the texture of these realistic holly leaves.  An excellent set for the holiday season or any time.  Earrings are screw backs.  Exceptional condition.  Marked: Danecraft Sterling
Brooch: 2 by 1"; Earrings: 1 by "

SD028

$98


Trumpet Vine Bracelet

Delightful cascading trumpet vine flowers make up each link of this lovely link bracelet. The oval links are slightly curved to better fit the wrist and the detail brought out by the patina is marvelous.  See SD002 for matching brooch.  Marked:  Danecraft Sterling
7 by 1"

SD001

$145


Trumpet Vine Brooch

Fun and fanciful, these flowers attract attention from more than just bees and hummingbirds.  Like most Danecraft pieces, the detail is delightful and brought out by the patina of age.  See item SD001 for matching bracelet. Marked:  Danecraft Sterling (w/ older lion's head logo)
2" diam.

SD002

$120


Flying Swan Brooch

Stately and graceful when swimming, this swan seems to have a more dramatic look when in flight.  A great conversation piece and very unusual design.  Marked: Danecraft Sterling, Reg. US Pat. Off
3 by 2"

SD016

$125


Double Tulips Brooch

Willowy and slender tulips are nodding in the breeze, beckoning you in this wonderful brooch.  Beautifully crafted and detailed, the heavy construction and style indicate its from the 1940s.  Marked: Danecraft Sterling, Reg. US Pat. Off.
4 by 2"

SD008

$122


Artist's Palette Brooch & Earrings

Feeling creative?  This set can express that feeling to the world.  Delightful in their simplicity and dimension, this brooch and screw back earrings work well with casual or business wear.  Note: surface scratches on the brooch are less noticeable in person than as shown in the image.  Marked: Danecraft Sterling
Brooch: 2 by 1"; Earrings: 1 by "

SD014

$110


Fantasy Flowers Brooch

As yet unidentified, the lovely flowers in this brooch appear to be some type of vine, dancing in the breeze.  A lovely sterling piece with that Art Nouveau influence.  Marked:  Danecraft Sterling
2 by 1"

SD009

$96

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