Stone Cuts : Smooth and polished cabochon. Length: 2.36 (from top of backing to bottom). Depth: 0.30 (including backing).
Earring Style : Drop / Dangle. Earring Backing Style : Shepard's hook backings.Your jeweler can easily convert these to the preferred backing style you desire. For Pierced or Non-Pierced Ears : Pierced. These earrings were handmade in the Jugendstil style during the Art Nouveau era in Germany. Earrings feature a lovely large amber stone in a bezel setting.
Sterling silver bead accents can be found randomly throughout the earrings. Tarnish is present along the silver of the earrings, this can easily be polished by a local jeweler or with warm water and soap. The price has been reduced to reflect this. 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 Jugendstil movement took place during the late 19th century in South Germany. This movement was revolutionary in its introduction of new styles and motifs into the world of jewelry the Jugendstil movement in particular utilized themes of nature and the natural. Famous artists from the Jugendstil movement include Theodor Farhner, Josef Hoffmann, Heinrich Levinger, Robert and Louis Koch, and Wiener Werkstatte.
The item "Antique Vintage Nouveau 835 Sterling Silver Jugendstil Amber 2.36 L Earrings" is in sale since Saturday, February 29, 2020. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Fine\Art Nouveau/Art Deco 1895-1935\Earrings". The seller is "abeautifultimeco" and is located in Fort Collins, Colorado. This item can be shipped worldwide.