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Pendant necklace, in the Renaissance style



Pendant necklace, in the Renaissance style

Gold, large Baroque pearls, diamonds

H  6.00cm (2.36 in)  |  W  4.00cm (1.57 in)  |  L  47.00cm (18.50 in)

Origin American, c. 1905
Marks ‘14K’
Case Fitted Case

Decorated with dragons, winged head, lotus & acanthus leaves.
Although unsigned, this necklace is close in style to jewels produced by the leading American Jeweller Marcus & Co. of New York, who like Tiffany, selected from the Art Nouveau repertoire, adapting it to their own style, with their distinctive use of Baroque pearls & coils of metalwork.

cf. Penny Proddow & Debra Healy, American Jewelry, Glamour & Tradition, 1987, chapter four.
John Loring, Tiffany’s 20th Century, A Portrait of American Style, 1997.
The Glitter & The Gold, Fashioning America’s Jewelry, The Newark Museum, 1997, page 67.

Price Code

Ref No   10310