We have similar Figural and Art Nouveau items, which would pair nicely with this piece, for sale this week. Listing Description by: Angela A. Age Circa: Art Nouveau C. Markings: "GF" and unidentified maker's mark (two triangles) on the back of the brooch, tested.Gram Weight: 3.9 g. Metal Type: 14k gold filled over base metal, base metal pin stem. Bale opening measurements: 4.7 mm length, 3.63 mm width.
Closure/Clasp Type: Jump ring bale; pin stem and open "c" clasp. Handmade during the Art Nouveau era.
Composed of 14k gold filled over base metal. Features the likeness of a flying bird, likely a swallow. The bird is in mid-flight with its wings outstretched.The bird contains realistic feather details. Completed with a jump ring bale in order to be worn on antique chains and necklaces. Also contains a pin stem and open "c" clasp for wear as a pin brooch. There is wear to the gold filled over base metal in some areas, exposing the base metal underneath. This listing is for the item only. This was very true due to the gorgeous designs that came out of this period. This era focused on women and the beauty of nature and the pieces were often large. Enamel was a common material used in Art Nouveau jewelry as the period was more about the importance of the design over the materials used to create it. The Art Nouveau period happened before the start of the first World War, when mass manufacturing took over the production. Of many products, including some jewelry. The item "Antique Vintage Nouveau 14k Gold Filled GF Figural Bird Pin Brooch Pendant 3.9g" is in sale since Saturday, June 19, 2021. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Brooches & Pins". The seller is "abeautifultimeco" and is located in Fort Collins, Colorado.
This item can be shipped worldwide.