Antique vintage art nouveau sterling silver saint louis dragon rigid bracelet. This product sheet is originally written in English. Please find below an automatic translation into French.If you have questions please contact us. We have similar elements of art nouveau style, which would pair well with this piece, for sale this week. To view separate listings, please visit our shop and search for "new" under our immediate purchase items.
Towards age: art nouveau c. Markings: sterling inside the bracelet, tested and guaranteed. Country of origin: United states - st. Gram weight: 26.6 grams. Type of metal: sterling silver.Main measures stone / color. Stone measure / accent color. Post measurements: the bracelet has a 7.25 "laptop length including the bottom wrist gap.
The lower wrist gap measures 1. The total wrist gap is 2.25 "wide. The top of the bracelet measures 1.Type of bracelet: cuff bracelet. Closure / clasp type: wrist gap. Notable features: this bracelet was handmade at the time of the new art. This bracelet is dated October 2, 1900 and also includes the words of St. It was made to commemorate annual st louis veiled prophet ball / contest. The veiled prophet organization started this ball in 1878 and it takes place every year including 1900. The purpose of the ball was to imitate Mardi Gras, celebration of the New Orleans, exotic looks, and costumes were celebrated during this event. The bracelet is solid sterling silver and features a beautiful Chinese export influenced pattern.
The bracelet would have hand hammered into the repoussé style with high relief shapes of a winged dragon with intricate details throughout the front of the cuff. On the side of the dragon is a parchment that is monogrammed inside a banner of letters vp for veiled prophets, and on the other side a banner with the date, the ball is held October 2, 1900. Throughout the empty space is scrolling patterns foliated and granulated pearl along the edges of the bracelet. This bracelet is really a rarity of heritage quality, if only he could tell the story of what he saw.The cries of bracelet of the movement of the beautiful period of the art nouveau era. Please do not miss your chance to own this very special part of the story.
Too bad: age appropriate to wear. This list is for the article only. All display boxes or photography props do not come with your purchase.This is very true because of the wonderful design that came out of this period. This time focused on women and the beauty of nature and the pieces were often important. Enamel is a common material used in art nouveau style jewelry, as the period was more prominent than the design on the materials used to create it. The art nouveau period arrived before the beginning of the first world war, when mass production resumed production of many products, including jewelry. This beautiful repoussé began as an old metallurgical technique dating back to the third century BC. Involving malleable metal that has been hammered on the reverse to create an image on the front. Examples can be found all over the world; greece, egypt and even hopewell periods in southeastern america. Reverse hammering also served to add details to the front, creating intricate patterns using grooves, indentations and channeling.
The piece was then carefully polished to create a hollow and eye-catching treasure. All items ship within one business day of receipt of payment. Buyers will have 3 basic shipping options to choose from, depending on the necessary delivery speed.Each customer will receive a revised invoice at the end of the auction with an updated shipping rate. We will combine shipping shipping on multiple purchases. We do not undervalue the packages for customs, please do not ask us to do so.
What you pay is what we will ask on your customs form. Please take this into consideration before. After 4 days of non-payment, an automated non-payment case will be opened by our debay system. If you need additional time for payment, please contact us before bidding. The item "antique vintage art nouveau sterling silver saint louis dragon bangle" is on sale since Thursday, September 20, 2018.
It is in the category "jewelery, watches \ jewelry \ bracelets \ other". The seller is "abeautifultimeco" and is located in / in fort collins, colorado. This item can be delivered anywhere in the world. 925