Mary Louise Lauffer

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Lewes artist Mary Louise Lauffer creates unique jewelry using fine and Sterling silver with her unaltered sea glass and pottery finds. Simplicity in design showcases the natural beauty of these surf-tumbled gems.

TO PURCHASE
The work represented here is available for purchase by contacting Lynnette Newberry. Please specify the artist and piece by name. Purchases made online through November 6 (by 4pm) will be available for pick up at the on campus Holiday Fair event, which will be held November 7 & 8 from 10am-4pm.  

 

Item 1
Pendant with Antique
Sea Pottery.
Delicate blue and white patterned sea pottery, found on Lewes Beach, likely from a DE Bay shipwreck. Bezel set in fine silver on 20g
Sterling backplate. Height. 1-1/2”
$130

Item 2
Rare Large Black
Sea Glass Pendant

Perfect, smooth antique shard, set in fine silver bezel with 20g Sterling backplate, stamped on
edges, with large filigree bail.
Height 1-1/4”, width shard 3/4”
$140

Item 3
Delft Pottery and Sea Glass Pendant
Antique Delft pottery, found in Lewes, likely from DE Bay shipwreck, set above rare cobalt
sea glass nugget. Fine silver bezels on 20g Sterling backplate. Hidden tube bail. Height 1 5/16”
$140

Item 4
Cuff Bracelet with Honey
Amber Sea Glass

Thick, frosted amber gem, set in fine silver bezel on split wire cuff. 20g Sterling backplate. Small/medium wrist. Bezel width 3/4”
$130

Item 5
Cuff Bracelet with Antique Cornflower Sea Glass

Rare delicate shard set in fine silver bezel, with beaded accent, on 20g Sterling backplate. Split
wire cuff. Small/medium wrist. Bezel width 11/16”
$130

Item 6
Navy Blue Sea Glass Pendant with Seahorse
Unusual blue tone sea glass set in fine silver bezel, with seahorse, on 20g Sterling backplate. Height 1-1/4″
$130

Item 7
Cornflower Blue Sea Glass Statement Ring
Rare, large frosted shard set in fine silver bezel on 20g Sterling backplate. Stamped split shank. Size 8-1/2″
$190

Item 8
Sailboat Pendant with Rare
Sea Glass
Thick, frosted shards of rare lime green and deep aqua set in fine silver bezels, on 20g Sterling backplate. Heavyweight piece. Comes with
heavy sterling cable chain.
$300

Item 9
Fish Pendant with Large Green Sea Glass
Large, thick teal green frosted sea glass bezel set in fine silver. Details on 20g Argentium Sterling Silver
fish. Double tube bail hidden on back. Due to width and bail placement, requires chain 2″ longer than normal.
Heavy weight piece. Width 2-1/8″
$220

Item 10
Antique Smoke Gray Sea Glass Statement Pendant
Unusual super frosted thick shard, bezel set in fine silver on 20g Sterling backplate. Heavyweight piece.
Height 1-1/8″
$70

Item 11
Rare Smoke Gray Sea Glass Ring
Unusual frosted antique piece, which changes color slightly due to lighting. Perfectly symmetrical. Bezel set with fine silver on 20g Sterling backplate. Split shank. Size 7.75
$180

Item 12
Antique Forest Green
Sea Glass Ring
Super frosted, unusual color ovate sea glass, bezel set in fine silver, on 20g Sterling backplate.
Stamped split shank. Size 7.75
$160

Item 13
Lime Green Sea Glass Heart Pendant
Sea glass bezel set in fine silver, with beaded accent on 20g. Sterling backplate. Comes with 18” oval cut Sterling chain. Height 1.5”
$250

Item 14
Rare Black Sea
Glass Statement Ring
Perfect antique shard, bezel set in fine silver 20g Sterling back plate. Hammered split shank, size 9.25
$230

Item 15
Cuff Bracelet with
Antique Sea Pottery
Pottery found in Lewes, likely from DE Bay shipwreck. Bezel set in fine silver, 20g Sterling backplate, on split wire cuff. Small/medium wrist. Bezel width 5/8”
$130

Item 16
Rare Deep Aqua Sea Glass Pendant
Unusual shade of deep aqua sea glass, set in fine silver, on 20g Sterling backplate. Shard may be from 1800s soda water bottle. Length 1 3/8” from top of wire bail. Comes with 18” Sterling chain.
$90

Item 17
Antique Striped
Sea Pottery Pendant
Pottery likely Mochaware from English shipwreck in DE Bay. Bezel set in fine silver, on 20g
Sterling backplate. Height 1.25”
$135

Item 18
Lime Green Sea
Glass Statement Pendant

This stunning thick frosted shard is bezel set in fine silver on 20g Sterling backplate, framed in
heavy gauge Argentium Sterling Silver square wire. Height: 2”
$240

Item 19
Rare Aqua Sea Glass
Statement Pendant
This thick frosted shard is likely from an 1800’s soda water bottle, found in the USVI. Bezel set in fine silver on 20g Sterling backplate.
Heavyweight piece comes with 20”
Sterling Omega chain.
$240

 

Item 20
Rare Pink Sea Glass
Heart Pendant
Unusual, large pink ridged shard, bezel set in fine silver, 20g Sterling backplate. Stamped
details along edge, hidden tube bail. 1.25” width and height.
$250