& ANTIQUE JEWELRY


Facèré Jewelry Art Gallery shows the work of 56 jewelry artists: northwest, national and international, as well as antique and vintage jewelry. Facèré is located in the City Centre building at 1420 Fifth Avenue between Pike and Union in the heart of downtown Seattle.

You can search through our inventory by artist or on our Shop page which can be organized by jewelry type: bracelets, earrings, necklaces, pins, and rings.



Currently showing at Facèré:
Right On! Rites, Rituals, Remembrances
February 7 - February 27, 2018

Objects have the power to contain and create stories, meaning, and messages. Facèré presents Right On!: Rites, Rituals, Remembrances, an exhibition featuring twenty-two artists as they explore and reinterpret the nature of talismans, tokens, and amulets.

Golden Birds: Earrings in sterling silver, egg tempera on gesso and pearls. Approximately 1 3/8" x 3/4" Tree Spirit: Brooch with found metal and Mexican milagro on copper. Approxmately 2" x 2 3/8" Black Birds: Earrings in sterling silver, egg tempera on gesso. Approximately 1 7/8" x 3/4" 
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Interior view of Facèré gallery
 
Judith Hoyt: Ritual Mask, Necklace with pendant in found metal on copper. 2 3/4" x 2.5" pendant on a 25" long copper chain.
Judith Hoyt
Ritual Mask
Necklace with pendant in found metal on copper. 2 3/4" x 2.5" pendant on a 25" long copper chain.
Item is available Available ($430.00)

 
Judith Kinghorn: Twig and Leaf Circle Pin, Brooch in sterling silver and 24k gold. 2 1/2 x 2 1/4".
Judith Kinghorn
Twig and Leaf Circle Pin
Brooch in sterling silver and 24k gold. 2 1/2 x 2 1/4".
Item is available Available ($1881.00)

 
Seth Papac: Shai and Renenutet, Brooch/Pendant in sterling silver, rose cut lapis lazuli, patina. Approximately 1 1/2" wide, 3" long and 1/4" deep.
Seth Papac
Shai and Renenutet
Brooch/Pendant in sterling silver, rose cut lapis lazuli, patina. Approximately 1 1/2" wide, 3" long and 1/4" deep.
Item is available Available ($968.00)

 
Cynthia Toops: Rainy Day Chatelaine Necklace, Necklace with removable parts featuring polymer clay micromosaic (Cynthia Toops), glass beads (Dan Adams), silverwork by Nancy Bonnema and Victoria Takahashi, and found materials. 18" glass bead necklace can be worn on its own.
Cynthia Toops
Rainy Day Chatelaine Necklace
Necklace with removable parts featuring polymer clay micromosaic (Cynthia Toops), glass beads (Dan Adams), silverwork by Nancy Bonnema and Victoria Takahashi, and found materials. 18" glass bead necklace can be worn on its own.
Please inquire about availability Please inquire

 

For those interested in beginning a retail business or have a business and need a different point of view, Karen Lorene, owner of Facere Jewelry Art Gallery, has written a history of the business: Building a Business, Building a Life available through the gallery or Amazon.
 

More information on the publications produced by Facere Jewelry Art Gallery relating to the world of jewelry - both antique and modern jewelry art - is available at Lorene Publications.
 
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