Gold pendant with an openwork entrelac design from the drawing board of Archibald Knox and dating from circa 1905. Set with a central blister pearl drop and with a turquoise matrix lower drop, this pendant…
Ornately framed oil on canvas by the German born artist Dietz Edzard (1893-1963). This is an atmospheric half length portrait of an elegantly dressed young woman taking refreshment whilst seated on a verandah raised above…
Little cabinet vase from Loetz in opaque ‘Candia’ glass with a trefoil rim, further decorated with an applied Art Nouveau ‘Silberiris’ design in pure silver. Loetz collaborated with a company in the US known as…
Pewter flower dish from WMF with the original green cut glass removable liner. So Art Nouveau, with its flowing outline, featuring an openwork whiplash design framing leaves and berries of ivy. Originally electro-plated but most…
Tel: +44 (0)7802 872363
Smith & Ewen Enamelled Silver Pendant*
Circular silver pendant with a convex surface and four pairs of little cut-outs just inside the outer edge, divided by dark blue enamelled ovals.
The centre of the pendant shows a colourfully enamelled upright oval in shades graduating from very pale pink through to blue and green, the design completed with an enamelled triangle at each side.
At the foot is a pear-shaped drop enamelled in matching colours.
Showing on the back the maker’s mark of Smith & Ewen, Birmingham silversmiths who specialised in Art Nouveau jewellery from the late 1800’s to early 1900’s. The pendant also has a Birmingham hallmark for the year 1909.
A little over 4.5 cm long including the bale and the drop, with the chain measuring approximately 50 cm.