Vintage DAVID ANDERSEN Sterling Enamel Brooch





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  • Product ID: 44201214
  • Number of Bids:7 (High Bidder: P***2)
  • Current Price:$46.00
  • Bid Increment:$1.00
  • Shipping Price:$2.75
  • Handling Price:$2.00
  • Seller: Goodwill Industries of Northern Michigan, Inc.
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  • Ends On: 10/9/2017 5:30:00 PM Pacific Time

DESCRIPTION: Stunning vintage blue enameled sterling silver vermeil brooch by Davis Andersen. This piece is in very good condition with no chips or cracks in the enamel. Signed on the back, DA NORWAY. There is a matching necklace and bracelet up for auction now as well. 

Quantity: 1

Size:  2.5"

Metal & Quality Mark: Sterling

Gems/Jewels: N/A

Other Marks or Maker: Davis Andersen, Norway. 

Women’s/ Men’s/ Child: Women's 

Metal Color: Golden Vermeil.

CIRCA: Vintage 

STYLE: Norwegian 

Other:

New/Used: Used

Condition Main/Mount/Metal: Very good

Condition Gems/Jewels: N/A

Overall Rating: Very good

NOTE: Props not included. Unless otherwise stated, jewelry which contains any gemstones has been tested using equipment that is fairly reliable but not 100% diagnostic. Origin, treatments & grade is largely unknown and beyond our testing capabilities. This item may have been field acid assay tested. This test is reliable within slight limitations. Cleaning is not considered a factor in rating condition.

CONDITION GRADING SCALE and QUALITY ASSURANCE:

MINT or AS NEW /10 points: Unused merchandise, new & in unopened box with paperwork or possibly seldom used item (s) & still pristine with paperwork/box. Ready to use & very good for the discriminating collector, a gift or resale.

EXCELLENT/ 8-9.5 points: Unused looking but box/paperwork opened or missing. Or previously used merchandise which has been well cared for & has minuscule to no obvious signs of wear & use i.e. just needs a little cleaning. Considered good for the serious collector, a gift or resale.

VERY GOOD/ 6.5-7.5 points: Previously used item showing very slight signs of use but well cared for i.e. very slight surface wear &/or very hairline scratches, in very few areas &/or light tarnishing or patina, possibly could use polishing/cleaning. Considered good for reuse, a non-discriminating collector, a gift or resale.

GOOD+/ 5.5-6 points: Previously used item showing average signs of use. better than average wear for secondary market jewelry i.e. slight eye-visible surface wear or perhaps not in obvious areas, may have tarnishing, patina or verdigris and probably needs polishing/cleaning. No serious visible damage which would render the item unacceptable. Considered good for reuse, possibly good for a non-discriminating collector or for resale and ready to wear after cleaning.

GOOD/ 4-5 points: Previously used item showing average signs of use. Very average wear for secondary market jewelry i.e. average to moderate eye-visible surface wear or perhaps not in obvious areas, may have tarnishing, patina or verdigris and probably needs polishing/cleaning. No serious visible damage which would render the item unacceptable. Considered good for reuse and ready to wear after cleaning.

GOOD-/3-3.5 points: Previously used item showing obvious signs of eye-visible moderate to heavy use i.e. moderate to heavy surface wear &/or scratches throughout or in key areas. No visible damage which would render the item unacceptable or possibly just needs minor repairs or some restoration, cleaning & polishing. Considered acceptable for re-use following TLC.

ACCEPTABLE/ 1-2 points: Previously used item showing quite obvious signs of heavy to extreme use & wear i.e. heavy surface wear and scratches throughout or in key areas and possibly light damage. Considered acceptable but needs repairs or possibly some restoration.

SALVAGE PARTS or SCRAP/ 0-1 points: Previously used item showing quite obvious signs of heavy to extreme use & wear i.e. heavy surface wear &/or scratches, &/or nicks, &/or scars throughout or in key areas, not working and obviously damaged. Considered acceptable ONLY for parts or complete restoration by a qualified professional. SCRAP is good only for refining.

GEMSTONES ARE NOT PROFESSIONALLY GRADED BUT THEIR OVERALL QUALITY IS RATED AS:

CONNOISSEUR/Award winning stones only used to adorn top designer jewelry and considered cremé de la cremé.

DESIGNER/Superior quality precision made stones sometimes encountered in very fine designer jewelry and considered exceptional.

JEWELERS PLUS/Better quality stones created with care, sometimes encountered in fine jewelry/ jewelry stores and considered high quality

ARTISAN/Hand created artisan stones usually encountered in handmade jewelry, which may or may not have inherent imperfections but are still considered above commercial, average or typical

JEWELERS QUALITY/Better than average commercial stones frequently encountered in fine jewelry stores and considered above average

COMMERCIAL PLUS/Better than average commercial stones frequently encountered in commercially mass produced type jewelry but considered slightly above average or typical

COMMERCIAL/Commonplace stones frequently encountered in mass produced jewelry found in most department stores and considered average & typical

COMMERCIAL/ECONO/Very commonplace stones frequently encountered in economy to budget mass produced jewelry found in most department stores and considered slightly below average

ECONOMY/Acceptable for Discount Department store type low-budget jewelry sometimes found in gold-filled or electroplated jewelry and is considered below average

BUDGET/Budget store type jewelry often found in gold-filled or electroplated jewelry and is considered well below average

Condition Disclaimer

Testing: Jewelry is tested using a Auracle Gold & Platinum Tester. 

This is a USED item donated to Goodwill of Northern Michigan.
Please see images for further detail and ask any questions you may have before making a bid. As is, No Returns.

Note: Any extra props (i.e., stands, mannequins, etc.) are not part of the auction and are for presentation purposes only.

 



Payments MUST BE RECEIVED WITHIN seven (7) DAYS from auction close.

Available Payment Methods:

       

This item cannot be shipped internationally.

This item ships via USPS

Shipping Weight: 1 lbs.
This item has a fixed shipping price of $4.75 (Shipping + Handling)

Seller:

Goodwill Industries of Northern Michigan, Inc.

Location:

Traverse City, MI

Seller Contact Information:

Goodwill Industries of Northern Michigan, Inc.
1561 Laitner Drive
Traverse City, MI 49696
Contact Us

Items are shipped using a major carrier usually within 5 business days after receipt of payment. Shipping charges are calculated at payment time.


Our business hours are Monday through Friday 8:00AM to 4:00PM. We are closed on weekends and major holidays. Please allow 24 hours after you pay to pick up your item. If you wish to combine items for shipping, you MUST contact us BEFORE you pay for the items.

Return Policy:

Merchandise is sold As Is. Returns will only be accepted with prior authorization and under the terms stated in this Return Policy. If you have questions regarding the quality or authenticity of this item please contact the seller prior to placing your bid. Items may be returned within seven (7) days of receipt if the merchandise was damaged during shipping or if there was a major distortion in the description. Returns will not be accepted without prior authorization. PLEASE NOTE THAT WE DO NOT REFUND SHIPPING AND HANDLING CHARGES. Items selected for pick up from the seller, must be picked up within thirty (30) days from close of auction. Items not picked up from seller within thirty (30) days from close of auction will be resold with no further notice.

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Show Complete Bid History
Bidder Bid Amount Time of last bid
P***2 $46.00 10/9/2017 5:23:49 PM
C*********e $45.00 10/9/2017 3:15:04 PM
g*******e $42.00 10/9/2017 1:28:28 PM
t********e $35.00 10/9/2017 10:08:45 AM
r******0 $33.00 10/5/2017 12:25:00 AM
r*****3 $29.99 10/2/2017 4:19:39 PM

DESCRIPTION: Stunning vintage blue enameled sterling silver vermeil brooch by Davis Andersen. This piece is in very good condition with no chips or cracks in the enamel. Signed on the back, DA NORWAY. There is a matching necklace and bracelet up for auction now as well. 

Quantity: 1

Size:  2.5"

Metal & Quality Mark: Sterling

Gems/Jewels: N/A

Other Marks or Maker: Davis Andersen, Norway. 

Women’s/ Men’s/ Child: Women's 

Metal Color: Golden Vermeil.

CIRCA: Vintage 

STYLE: Norwegian 

Other:

New/Used: Used

Condition Main/Mount/Metal: Very good

Condition Gems/Jewels: N/A

Overall Rating: Very good

NOTE: Props not included. Unless otherwise stated, jewelry which contains any gemstones has been tested using equipment that is fairly reliable but not 100% diagnostic. Origin, treatments & grade is largely unknown and beyond our testing capabilities. This item may have been field acid assay tested. This test is reliable within slight limitations. Cleaning is not considered a factor in rating condition.

CONDITION GRADING SCALE and QUALITY ASSURANCE:

MINT or AS NEW /10 points: Unused merchandise, new & in unopened box with paperwork or possibly seldom used item (s) & still pristine with paperwork/box. Ready to use & very good for the discriminating collector, a gift or resale.

EXCELLENT/ 8-9.5 points: Unused looking but box/paperwork opened or missing. Or previously used merchandise which has been well cared for & has minuscule to no obvious signs of wear & use i.e. just needs a little cleaning. Considered good for the serious collector, a gift or resale.

VERY GOOD/ 6.5-7.5 points: Previously used item showing very slight signs of use but well cared for i.e. very slight surface wear &/or very hairline scratches, in very few areas &/or light tarnishing or patina, possibly could use polishing/cleaning. Considered good for reuse, a non-discriminating collector, a gift or resale.

GOOD+/ 5.5-6 points: Previously used item showing average signs of use. better than average wear for secondary market jewelry i.e. slight eye-visible surface wear or perhaps not in obvious areas, may have tarnishing, patina or verdigris and probably needs polishing/cleaning. No serious visible damage which would render the item unacceptable. Considered good for reuse, possibly good for a non-discriminating collector or for resale and ready to wear after cleaning.

GOOD/ 4-5 points: Previously used item showing average signs of use. Very average wear for secondary market jewelry i.e. average to moderate eye-visible surface wear or perhaps not in obvious areas, may have tarnishing, patina or verdigris and probably needs polishing/cleaning. No serious visible damage which would render the item unacceptable. Considered good for reuse and ready to wear after cleaning.

GOOD-/3-3.5 points: Previously used item showing obvious signs of eye-visible moderate to heavy use i.e. moderate to heavy surface wear &/or scratches throughout or in key areas. No visible damage which would render the item unacceptable or possibly just needs minor repairs or some restoration, cleaning & polishing. Considered acceptable for re-use following TLC.

ACCEPTABLE/ 1-2 points: Previously used item showing quite obvious signs of heavy to extreme use & wear i.e. heavy surface wear and scratches throughout or in key areas and possibly light damage. Considered acceptable but needs repairs or possibly some restoration.

SALVAGE PARTS or SCRAP/ 0-1 points: Previously used item showing quite obvious signs of heavy to extreme use & wear i.e. heavy surface wear &/or scratches, &/or nicks, &/or scars throughout or in key areas, not working and obviously damaged. Considered acceptable ONLY for parts or complete restoration by a qualified professional. SCRAP is good only for refining.

GEMSTONES ARE NOT PROFESSIONALLY GRADED BUT THEIR OVERALL QUALITY IS RATED AS:

CONNOISSEUR/Award winning stones only used to adorn top designer jewelry and considered cremé de la cremé.

DESIGNER/Superior quality precision made stones sometimes encountered in very fine designer jewelry and considered exceptional.

JEWELERS PLUS/Better quality stones created with care, sometimes encountered in fine jewelry/ jewelry stores and considered high quality

ARTISAN/Hand created artisan stones usually encountered in handmade jewelry, which may or may not have inherent imperfections but are still considered above commercial, average or typical

JEWELERS QUALITY/Better than average commercial stones frequently encountered in fine jewelry stores and considered above average

COMMERCIAL PLUS/Better than average commercial stones frequently encountered in commercially mass produced type jewelry but considered slightly above average or typical

COMMERCIAL/Commonplace stones frequently encountered in mass produced jewelry found in most department stores and considered average & typical

COMMERCIAL/ECONO/Very commonplace stones frequently encountered in economy to budget mass produced jewelry found in most department stores and considered slightly below average

ECONOMY/Acceptable for Discount Department store type low-budget jewelry sometimes found in gold-filled or electroplated jewelry and is considered below average

BUDGET/Budget store type jewelry often found in gold-filled or electroplated jewelry and is considered well below average

Condition Disclaimer

Testing: Jewelry is tested using a Auracle Gold & Platinum Tester. 

This is a USED item donated to Goodwill of Northern Michigan.
Please see images for further detail and ask any questions you may have before making a bid. As is, No Returns.

Note: Any extra props (i.e., stands, mannequins, etc.) are not part of the auction and are for presentation purposes only.

 



Payments MUST BE RECEIVED WITHIN seven (7) DAYS from auction close.

Available Payment Methods:

       

This item cannot be shipped internationally.

This item ships via USPS

Shipping Weight: 1 lbs.
This item has a fixed shipping price of $4.75 (Shipping + Handling)

Seller:

Goodwill Industries of Northern Michigan, Inc.

Location:

Traverse City, MI

Seller Contact Information:

Goodwill Industries of Northern Michigan, Inc.
1561 Laitner Drive
Traverse City, MI 49696
Contact Us

Items are shipped using a major carrier usually within 5 business days after receipt of payment. Shipping charges are calculated at payment time.


Our business hours are Monday through Friday 8:00AM to 4:00PM. We are closed on weekends and major holidays. Please allow 24 hours after you pay to pick up your item. If you wish to combine items for shipping, you MUST contact us BEFORE you pay for the items.

Return Policy:

Merchandise is sold As Is. Returns will only be accepted with prior authorization and under the terms stated in this Return Policy. If you have questions regarding the quality or authenticity of this item please contact the seller prior to placing your bid. Items may be returned within seven (7) days of receipt if the merchandise was damaged during shipping or if there was a major distortion in the description. Returns will not be accepted without prior authorization. PLEASE NOTE THAT WE DO NOT REFUND SHIPPING AND HANDLING CHARGES. Items selected for pick up from the seller, must be picked up within thirty (30) days from close of auction. Items not picked up from seller within thirty (30) days from close of auction will be resold with no further notice.

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Vintage DAVID ANDERSEN Sterling Enamel Brooch
Minimum Bid: $47.00

  • Product ID: 44201214
  • Seller: Goodwill Industries of Northern Michigan, Inc.
  • Ends on: 5:30:00 PM


Product Description

DESCRIPTION: Stunning vintage blue enameled sterling silver vermeil brooch by Davis Andersen. This piece is in very good condition with no chips or cracks in the enamel. Signed on the back, DA NORWAY. There is a matching necklace and bracelet up for auction now as well. 

Quantity: 1

Size:  2.5"

Metal & Quality Mark: Sterling

Gems/Jewels: N/A

Other Marks or Maker: Davis Andersen, Norway. 

Women’s/ Men’s/ Child: Women's 

Metal Color: Golden Vermeil.

CIRCA: Vintage 

STYLE: Norwegian 

Other:

New/Used: Used

Condition Main/Mount/Metal: Very good

Condition Gems/Jewels: N/A

Overall Rating: Very good

NOTE: Props not included. Unless otherwise stated, jewelry which contains any gemstones has been tested using equipment that is fairly reliable but not 100% diagnostic. Origin, treatments & grade is largely unknown and beyond our testing capabilities. This item may have been field acid assay tested. This test is reliable within slight limitations. Cleaning is not considered a factor in rating condition.

CONDITION GRADING SCALE and QUALITY ASSURANCE:

MINT or AS NEW /10 points: Unused merchandise, new & in unopened box with paperwork or possibly seldom used item (s) & still pristine with paperwork/box. Ready to use & very good for the discriminating collector, a gift or resale.

EXCELLENT/ 8-9.5 points: Unused looking but box/paperwork opened or missing. Or previously used merchandise which has been well cared for & has minuscule to no obvious signs of wear & use i.e. just needs a little cleaning. Considered good for the serious collector, a gift or resale.

VERY GOOD/ 6.5-7.5 points: Previously used item showing very slight signs of use but well cared for i.e. very slight surface wear &/or very hairline scratches, in very few areas &/or light tarnishing or patina, possibly could use polishing/cleaning. Considered good for reuse, a non-discriminating collector, a gift or resale.

GOOD+/ 5.5-6 points: Previously used item showing average signs of use. better than average wear for secondary market jewelry i.e. slight eye-visible surface wear or perhaps not in obvious areas, may have tarnishing, patina or verdigris and probably needs polishing/cleaning. No serious visible damage which would render the item unacceptable. Considered good for reuse, possibly good for a non-discriminating collector or for resale and ready to wear after cleaning.

GOOD/ 4-5 points: Previously used item showing average signs of use. Very average wear for secondary market jewelry i.e. average to moderate eye-visible surface wear or perhaps not in obvious areas, may have tarnishing, patina or verdigris and probably needs polishing/cleaning. No serious visible damage which would render the item unacceptable. Considered good for reuse and ready to wear after cleaning.

GOOD-/3-3.5 points: Previously used item showing obvious signs of eye-visible moderate to heavy use i.e. moderate to heavy surface wear &/or scratches throughout or in key areas. No visible damage which would render the item unacceptable or possibly just needs minor repairs or some restoration, cleaning & polishing. Considered acceptable for re-use following TLC.

ACCEPTABLE/ 1-2 points: Previously used item showing quite obvious signs of heavy to extreme use & wear i.e. heavy surface wear and scratches throughout or in key areas and possibly light damage. Considered acceptable but needs repairs or possibly some restoration.

SALVAGE PARTS or SCRAP/ 0-1 points: Previously used item showing quite obvious signs of heavy to extreme use & wear i.e. heavy surface wear &/or scratches, &/or nicks, &/or scars throughout or in key areas, not working and obviously damaged. Considered acceptable ONLY for parts or complete restoration by a qualified professional. SCRAP is good only for refining.

GEMSTONES ARE NOT PROFESSIONALLY GRADED BUT THEIR OVERALL QUALITY IS RATED AS:

CONNOISSEUR/Award winning stones only used to adorn top designer jewelry and considered cremé de la cremé.

DESIGNER/Superior quality precision made stones sometimes encountered in very fine designer jewelry and considered exceptional.

JEWELERS PLUS/Better quality stones created with care, sometimes encountered in fine jewelry/ jewelry stores and considered high quality

ARTISAN/Hand created artisan stones usually encountered in handmade jewelry, which may or may not have inherent imperfections but are still considered above commercial, average or typical

JEWELERS QUALITY/Better than average commercial stones frequently encountered in fine jewelry stores and considered above average

COMMERCIAL PLUS/Better than average commercial stones frequently encountered in commercially mass produced type jewelry but considered slightly above average or typical

COMMERCIAL/Commonplace stones frequently encountered in mass produced jewelry found in most department stores and considered average & typical

COMMERCIAL/ECONO/Very commonplace stones frequently encountered in economy to budget mass produced jewelry found in most department stores and considered slightly below average

ECONOMY/Acceptable for Discount Department store type low-budget jewelry sometimes found in gold-filled or electroplated jewelry and is considered below average

BUDGET/Budget store type jewelry often found in gold-filled or electroplated jewelry and is considered well below average

Condition Disclaimer

Testing: Jewelry is tested using a Auracle Gold & Platinum Tester. 

This is a USED item donated to Goodwill of Northern Michigan.
Please see images for further detail and ask any questions you may have before making a bid. As is, No Returns.

Note: Any extra props (i.e., stands, mannequins, etc.) are not part of the auction and are for presentation purposes only.