C. R. ASHBEE (1863-1942) THE GUILD OF HANDICRAFT Ltd. (1888-1907) An important, Arts & Crafts, silver long-chain necklace with enamel plaques. The enamels interspaced with typical C. R. Ashbee decoration of wirework surrounding small silver balls. English. Circa 1900. Size: Total length of chain 129 cm. Length of plaque 3 cm. Width 2 cm.
Lalique 1904-05 signed 'The Kiss' Triangular Pendant: central plaque of carved rock crystal depicts a kissing couple: the enamel/gold frame has a stylized floral pattern, w/anemone blossoms & leaves at the 3 corners of the central plaque. Acquired from the artist in 1907, Calouste Gulbenkian Mus.
Necklace Maker: Frank Gardner Hale (1876–1945) Date: ca. 1920 Geography: New England, Boston, Massachusetts, United States Culture: American Medium: 18kt yellow gold, silver, peridots, amethysts, tourmalines, sapphires, and pearls. Dimensions: Length: 42 in. (106.7 cm) Pendant: 3 1/4 x 1 1/4 in. (8.25 x 3.2 cm) Classification: Jewelry Credit Line: Gift of Jacqueline Loewe Fowler, 2014
LEVY HARMANOS - Art Nouveau Crane Brooch/Pendant. Gold, Garnet, Diamond & Pearl. H: 6.5 cm (2.56 in); W: 3.8 cm (1.5 in). French, c.1900. Original fitted case with silk lining marked: Levy Hermanos, Jewellers; Singapore, Paris, Manila.The cabochon cut Garnet flanked by two cranes. Studded with brilliant cut diamonds and a drop-shaped pearl. (Ref: 7641).