Amethyst and Pearl Arts and Crafts Period Necklace

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Elements of the arts and crafts and art nouveau periods are found in this delicate and lacey gold, amethyst and natural pearl necklace. The geometry of the stones and the spokes of gold holding the small pearls are reminiscent of arts and crafts design. The curving links between the warm purple amethysts are an art nouveau influence. Both these periods coincided between 1895 and 1915. It is often the case that that two design influences appear in a piece of antique jewelry. The gold used is 15kt. The stones are emerald cut and set in open settings. Both the amethysts and pearls are beautifully matched.
Details
Of the Period
Arts and Crafts
Place of Origin
England
Date of Manufacture
c.1900
Period
1990-1999
Stone
Amethyst
Cultured Pearl
Condition
Excellent. Excellent.
Dimensions
16.75 in. W
43 cm W
Dealer Location
Hastings on Hudson, NY
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
U0905123256
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