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GUSTAV MANZ Attrib

Renaissance Revival Pendant / Necklace

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GUSTAV MANZ Attrib

Renaissance Revival Pendant / Necklace

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

Possibly designed by Frank Walter Lawrence. Decorated with dragons, winged head, lotus & acanthus leaves.
Although unsigned, this necklace is close in style to jewels produced by Gusav Manz for the leading American Jewellers of the time such as 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.

Literature
Rosalie Berberian, Creating Beauty, Jewelry and Enamels of the American Arts & Crafts Movement, 2019, pp. 179-81 for F.W. Lawrence bigraphy.

Price Code

Ref No   10310

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