Period Pieces Art Nouveau Jewelry
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1910 item #1437304 (stock #RM05017)
Period Pieces
Here is a delightful and over the top Egyptian Revival piece, centering Hathor, the goddess of dance, music, and fertility (we love her!). She is wearing big earrings, and her usual headdress. She seems to have a flower in her hair, and in front of her there is greenery tied by a ribbon with a bow (we can’t tell if it’s laurel or mistletoe). The ink pots (glass inserts are not present) have winged hearts on them, and are surmounted by crescent moons – symbols from many cultures...