An absolutely gorgeous antique circa late 1800's Art Nouveau enamel paste necklace!
The necklace is made by a firm of Nils Erik Elvik, Oslo, years 1853 - 1935. Nils Erik Elvik was a founder of a famous dynasty of several generations silversmiths. They manufactured remarkable quality Art Nouveau and Art Deco jewelry which is highly collectible nowadays.
This rare and beautifully preserved necklace is solid Sterling Silver plated with 9ct gold. The pendant is undamaged enamel depicting a iris flower on a black background.
The flower is depicted in a beautiful Art Nouveau style and is accented with blue enamel and gold plating. Blue guilloche enamel components are untouched as well.
The necklace is hallmarked and is an authentic Art Nouveau (late 1800's) era handiwork. It measures 17 inches long and the pendant is 1.5 x 0.8 inch.
An amazing and full of history piece of jewelry - a truly wearable gem! Will look amazing stacked within a mix & match chain selection.
Will make a great special occasion present for someone you love!
Hallmarks: "Sterling silver" NORGE 925S + Horseshoe with letters NE - hallmark for Nils Erik Elvik;
Necklace length: 17 inches or 43 cm;
Pendant dimensions: 1.5 x 08 inch or 3.8 x 2 cm;
Weight: 6.2 g.
A truly stunning and unique piece. Will make a great gift!
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