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Art Nouveau Garnet Snakes Brooch

Art Nouveau Garnet Snakes Brooch

$800.00


Description

DATE: Art Nouveau, c.1900

A striking French Art Nouveau period brooch dating from the turn of the 20th Century. It features two snakes, mouths open at full extension, biting down on an oval cabochon garnet. The detail is superb, and the silver snakes contrast beautifully with the gold washed leaves.

STONES 

Garnet Cabochon

MEASUREMENTS 

4.2 x 3.0cm

WEIGHT 

10.7g

MARKS 

Stamped 800 (silver) and DEPOSE

CONDITION 

Very good, light wear commensurate with age

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