Saturday, May 5, 2012


Chrysanthemum intaglio pendant-brooch
Designer/maker: Gustav Manz 
Mathews Family Collection
From "Finer Things" exhibition at Stan Hywet, Akron OH, April-Oct 2012 

Antiques and The Arts Weekly (March 30, 2012); other coverage in Antiques and Auction News (May 15, 2012) and
Rapaport | (May 1, 2012)

Goldwork on Manz chrysanthemum pendant-brooch
Photo (c) Gustav Manz LLC

Art Nouveau Garnet Gold Ring, Larter & Sons
14K yellow gold | garnet cabochon
Engraved with B.D.D. - C.L.M., the numeral 8 and 14 and mark for Larter (A.M. Veghte, a salesman for Larter, was a Gustav Manz client and later became an executive for F. Walter Lawrence, Inc.)

Sterling chrysanthemum buckle set with small stone
Circa 1895
Designer: Unknown
Gorham marks 
Image courtesy Paul Lemieux @ SMP Silver Forum 

Sterling silver buckle with applied chrysanthemums and dragon fly; leaves extend over sides; 3 x 2 1/4 inches
Circa 1880
Designer/maker: George Shiebler
Image courtesy Brittania


Onyx & Diamond Chrysanthemum Brooch
Circa 1910
Designer/maker: Unknown
Images courtesy The Three Graces

Gouache design drawing for Chrysanthème decor necklace 
Design/retailer: Van Cleef & Arpels 
Bals de Légende High Jewelry collection, the Proust Ball
White gold, white round diamonds, yellow gold, yellow round

14K gold and diamond "Autumn" brooch

Circa 1900
Designer: Unknown
Maker: Bippart, Griscom & Osborn


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