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Art Nouveau Mermaid Ring

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VEVER

Art Nouveau Mermaid Ring

Gold & two colour diamonds

H  1.20cm (0.47 in)  |  W  1.85cm (0.73 in)

Origin France, c. 1890
Ring Size |UK: Q|
Condition Very good

Superb Art Nouveau ring by Maison Vever. The hoop is chased with full-length figures of mermaids, their tails intwined.
Documented: Henri Vever, French Jewelry of the Nineteenth Century, Thames & Hudson, translated by Katherine Purcell, page 1047 'Chased gold rings for Gentlemen'

Literature
Diana Scarisbrick, Historic Rings, Four Thousand Years of Craftsmanship, 2004, illustrated p. 199, fig. 434.

Collections
The Hashimoto Collection of The National Museum of Western Art, Tokyo

Price Code

Ref No   10010

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