ROLIGHED SCANDINAVIAN ANTIQUES

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ANTIQUES

This stunning brooch is a prime example of the iconic Skønvirke style, which was the Danish equivalent to the Art Nouveau.  This style of jewellery is best known for its links to such master makers as Torvald Binnesbøll and Georg Jensen. Set with a beautiful butterscotch amber cabochon, the organic, ...

Danish Art Nouveau / Skønvirke Brooch w. Pendant and Amber Cabochon, ca. 1910

$300.00

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Condition

The brooch is in excellent antique condition. There are minor signs of age to the amber cabochon, and the pin appears to have been replaced at one stage. This fits with the age and presumed usage of the piece.

Marks

The brooch is stamped '830S' meaning it is crafted in 830/1000 parts silver, a common silver grade of antique Danish jewellery.

Measurements

Width: 4,3 cm / 1.7 in Height, incl. pendant: 5,7 cm / 2.2 in Weight: 7 g / 0.25 oz

This stunning brooch is a prime example of the iconic Skønvirke style, which was the Danish equivalent to the Art Nouveau.

 

This style of jewellery is best known for its links to such master makers as Torvald Binnesbøll and Georg Jensen.

 

Set with a beautiful butterscotch amber cabochon, the organic, idealistic shapes of the silver embody everything that this time in Danish silver smithing was about.

 

This example features a hanging pendant beneath the main body.

Width: 4,3 cm / 1.7 in

Height, incl. pendant: 5,7 cm / 2.2 in

Weight: 7 g / 0.25 oz