c.1900 Antique Jugendstil 935 Silver Enamel Pearl Faux Diamond Paste Lavaliere Pendant Chain Necklace Art Nouveau Edwardian Fine Jewelry
A fabulous graceful antique lavaliere with sophisticating outlines , expressing the stylistic ideals of the art nouveau era, designed as an open tulip crowned by a white fluffy cloud. This art piece is crafted in precious 935 silver (which contains more silver particles, than usual 925 sterling standard) and embellished with bright hand made pastes, vivid vitreous enamel and real pearl dangle. Splendid, high quality hand cut paste stones, that sparkles like precious diamonds, are meticulously hand set into the mount on a manner, used for gemstones setting during georgian times. The largest claw set paste has an open back , the rest are closed back set to increase facets reflection. Original substantial bale also set with pastes. All of the stones look amazing, they are clear white, not darkened with age and display high brilliance which is hard to capture by camera. This wonderful high quality jewelry will be a pride of any collection. The pendant comes with lovely matching vintage sterling silver chain.
Condition: superb antique state, no damages, lovely golden antique patina, all stones have sharp facets and none are missing, enamel and pearl without a scratch. Ready to wear and enjoy or add to your collection. Material: sterling silver /935, vitreous enamel, pearl. Size approx: pendant 2.1" x 1.1"(54 mm x 28 mm), length of the necklace 18.5(47 cm). Weight: 9.8 gr total with chain.
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