The Glitter Of The 60s

Midcentury Brooch Of Silver & Rhinestones, Theodor Fahrner, 1960s


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Midcentury Brooch Of Silver & Rhinestones, Theodor Fahrner, 1960s
Midcentury Brooch Of Silver & Rhinestones, Theodor Fahrner, 1960s
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In the history of jewellery from Germany, Fahrner jewellery from Pforzheim occupies a special place. Even in the period of reconstruction after 1945, Fahrner jewellery remained a household name. At first, the company mainly produced designs that formally continued the old successes. But soon Pforzheim was also producing in the taste of the new age. In the 1960s, silver, which could be easily worked, was the most popular material. Interesting and unusual structures and daring volumes were in demand. The brooch presented here is a fine example of this. It features a large flower in the center with a fine cultured pearl forming the hallmark. Not like in previous decades, marcasites sparkle around this pearl, it is high-light refractive rhinestones that occupy the petals and almost look like diamonds. A sweeping arch shape with polished surfaces backdrops this flower with excitement. Since the early years of the company, traveling salesmen with large sample cases had presented the new products developed in Pforzheim to local jewelers every year. One such sample case had lain untouched in an attic for the last 40 years or more until it was offered to us. It contained samples of almost all series from about 1919 until the dissolution of the company in 1979, mostly marked with a model number or the "Original Fahrner" seal. The 1960s gem we have here comes from this sample case and is therefore unworn and perfectly preserved. Fahrner jewellery is readily collected. Discover all the other pieces of Fahrner jewelry we offer at this site.A wonderful overview is provided by the catalog "Theodor Fahrner. Jewellery between avant-garde and tradition", edited by Brigitte Leonhardt and Dieter Zühlsdorff, Stuttgart 2005.
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Midcentury Brooch Of Silver & Rhinestones, Theodor Fahrner, 1960s
The Glitter Of The 60s
€ 239.00 *
Content 1 piece
Incl. VAT, Shipping
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