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Chrysoprase, Marcasite & Sterling German Brooch

Chrysoprase, Marcasite & Sterling German Brooch

USD$165.00

Additional information

Maker

Unsigned

Size

1 7/8" x 7/8"

Condition

Excellent

Date

1925-1930

Marks

"935"

This Art Deco marcasite brooch with three faceted chrysoprase (glass?) stones set in sterling silver exhibits typical German construction and their aesthetic of the 1920s-1930s. The 935 mark refers to a higher silver content than the sterling standard, which is 925 parts per 1000 – not uncommon in German pieces of the era. This brooch was in my personal collection and was among the first pieces I bought when I focused on Art Deco jewelry. You can wear this petite brooch at the throat of a blouse or on the collar of a jacket to great effect. Scroll down to see Art Deco chrysoprase earrings that look lovely with this piece.

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Coordinating Pieces

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    Simple, yet fun, these vintage chrysoprase earrings have faceted, square, and triangle-shaped apple-green-glass stones mounted in silver-tone metal frames. These all-original 1920s Art Deco screw-back earrings have a nice swing and can be modified for pierced ears. Scroll down to see other chrysoprase Art Deco pieces that coordinate with this pair.

    USD$175.00