Glorious Antique Jewelry Collection
Home
 
Gem Set Lion Necklace Brooch, Art Nouveau

browse these categories for related items...
All Items: Estate Jewelry: Gold: Art Nouveau: Pre 1910: item # 1168810

Please refer to our stock # #3285 when inquiring.

Click to view additional online photographs
detail 1 detail 2 detail 3 detail 4


Glorious Antique Jewelry
By Appointment
New York
347 712 6366

Guest Book


6350.00

Gem Set Lion Necklace Brooch, Art Nouveau
Our Queen of the Beasts makes a roaring statement with her ruby eyes, hand engraved deep detail and a lion's taste for diamonds. Her feline eyes, and mouth are fearsome and strong, though she has a soft touch. The nose and brow are realistic. The mane, flying as if it was a pair of wings, extends horizontally as the bold cat speeds on her journey. She is kept in tow by a golden chain that will hold her at your neck. With the chain detached, the necklace is a brooch. Loops existed for our chain to be added. This necklace was made during the Art Noveau movement, one hundred and ten years ago, when hand work was stressed above machine made jewels. The name Nannye E. Bell is inscribed in script on the back along with the date 1902.


  Page design by TROCADERO © 1998-2013