Period Pieces Art Nouveau Jewelry
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Accessories : Pre 1920 item #1414713 (stock #CD-10)
Period Pieces
This lovely sterling brush has a marquise-shaped porcelain insert with a blue and white Dutch windmill scene. It was manufactured by the Alvin Manufacturing Company of Providence, Rhode Island. This company, currently a division of Gorham, was founded in 1886 and was known for its sterling flatware, hollow ware, toilet ware, and novelties. The brush bears two marks for the company along with STERLING, 250 C, and Pat app for Pre 1920
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Accessories : Pre 1910 item #1414358 (stock #AO5-587)
Period Pieces
A lovely Art Nouveau sterling clothes brush, 5 1/2" X 3/4". It is marked F & B for the Theo. W. Foster & Bro. Company of Providence RI. The company was incorporated under that name in 1898 and was among the largest manufacturers of jewelry & sterling silver vanity goods in the Art Nouveau period. Circa 1900-1910.