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ALPHONSE FOUQUET (1823 - 1911)

Griffin Stick Pin


ALPHONSE FOUQUET (1823 - 1911)

Griffin Stick Pin

Silver Gold

W  2.30cm (0.91 in)  |  D  8.30cm (3.27 in)

Origin French, c. 1880
Marks The pin, with eagle head & maker’s mark ‘AF’ Griffin numbered verso: 23485.

Fitted case, the silk marked: 'Premier diplome d'honneur, Amsterdam 1883 Joaillerie-bijouterie Alphse Fouquet fabricant Avenue de L'Opera 35, au 1er etage a Paris Medaille d'Or 1878

cf. The Belle Epoque of French Jewellery 1850-1910, 1989, Munich, p.122-131.
Henri Vever, French Jewelry of the Nineteenth Century; Translated from the French by Katherine Purcell, 2001, Volume 111, The Third Republic, p.805-865

Price Code

Ref No   4248