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Medusa Brooch
Attributed to ALBERT HOLBEIN (1869-1934)

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Medusa Brooch
Attributed to ALBERT HOLBEIN (1869-1934)

Partly gilded silver & turquoise

H  3.10 cm (1.22 in)  |  W  3.00 cm (1.18 in)

Origin Germany, c. 1890
Marks Nuremburg City Mark 'N'
Case Fitted Case
Condition Very good

Sinister Medusa brooch which pre dates the belt buckle deigned by Holbein which was shown in the Paris 1900 exhibition.

Literature:
cf. Schmuck in Deutschland und Osterreich 1895-1914
Ulrike von Hase, 1977, p. 212

Price Code

Ref No   8190

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