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DORRIE NOSSITER (1893 - 1977)

Arts & Crafts Brooch


DORRIE NOSSITER (1893 - 1977)

Arts & Crafts Brooch

Silver, gold, moonstone, sapphire, ruby & seed pearl

H  5.30cm (2.09 in)  |  W  5.00cm (1.97 in)

Origin British, c. 1930
Case Fitted Case
Condition Very good
Weight 26.80 Grams

Very beautiful 'Garden of Gems' brooch with open circular form, with wire scrolls & leaves, reminiscent of the Wiener Werkstatte.

Illustrated in our book:
Beatriz Chadour-Sampson & Sonya Newell-Smith, Tadema Gallery London Jewellery from the 1860s to 1960s, Arnoldsche Art Publishers, Stuttgart 2021, cat. no. 580
Jewelry & Metalwork in the Arts & Crafts Tradition, Elyse Zorn Karlin, 1993, p. 85 for biography

Acquired by The Richard H. Driehaus Museum, Chicago

Price Code

Ref No   6683