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Diamonds Amethyst Violet Plique-a-jour Enamel Flower Brooch 18K Gold, 1950

$9,000

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Diamonds Amethyst Violet Plique-a-jour enamel flower brooch. A true masterpiece of European jewelery. The special technique of Plique-a-jour enamel deep green colour is truly amazing. It is transparent and gives a superb feeling of tender natural leaves. Masterfully handcrafted as a bouquet of Violet flowers carved of Amethyst. Violet flowers symbolize everlasting love, modesty and remembrance. 1950es Europe. Once it was common to communicate a message via pin or brooch. Nowadays this art is lost, but we can surely start a new tradition. Former secretary of state Madeleine Albright published a fascinating book “Read My Pins” - a story and celebration of how one woman’s jewelry collection was used to make diplomatic history. A perfect gift and a fine addition to any jewelry collection. Stamped: 750 (18K) Gold. “K” - stamp of the jeweler. Weight: 0.86 oz (24.6 gr) Length: 4.5 cm (1.8 inches) Width: 5.2 cm (2 inch)

Details

  • Metal
    18k Gold,Enamel
  • Stone
    Amethyst,Diamond
  • Stone Cut
    Round Cut
  • Weight
    24.6 g
  • Dimensions
    Width: 2 in. (50.8 mm)Length: 1.8 in. (45.72 mm)
  • Period
    1950-1959
  • Date of Manufacture
    1950
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location
    Herzelia, IL
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU1831215747822

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    Customs Duties & Taxes May Apply.
    Ships From: Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 3 days of delivery.

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