The work of Evald Nielsen (1879-1958) is as well known in Denmark as Georg Jensen. This magnificent brooch is by Nielsen, a prominent Danish silversmith whose work rivals Georg Jensen in beauty and craftsmanship. He is admired as one of the best Skonvirke designers and opened his own shop in 1907. This Art Nouveau/Arts & Crafts (Skonvirke) pin has 2 silver buds that appear to be bursting forth from the flowers. These buds are characteristic of Nielsen's style. The pin measures 1 3/4" ...click for details
A beautifully detailed STERLING SILVER MONEY CLIP in the shape of an arrowhead with rope by Janna Thomas. She started in the jewelry business as a designer for Tiffany. She came to Mexico in 1965 and worked in Taxco until her death from a heart attack in 1980.
This Portuguese silver bracelet is comprised of 8 repousse sections of a harvest theme (wheat). It is marked TOPAZIO in the interior. There are 2 Portuguese hallmarks on the tongue of the clasp, one is a silver mark. Inside diameter of bracelet is 2 1/4." The outside of the bracelet is 1" wide. Excellent condition - no dings, dents or repairs.