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Stylish Ring by Theodor Fahrner With Spinel Synthesis, Pforzheim ca. 1970


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Stylish Ring by Theodor Fahrner With Spinel Synthesis, Pforzheim ca. 1970
Stylish Ring by Theodor Fahrner With Spinel Synthesis, Pforzheim ca. 1970
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Fahrner jewellery from Pforzheim occupies a special place in the history of Art Nouveau and Art Deco jewellery. For Theodor Fahrner and later his successor Gustav Braendle knew better than almost any other modern jewellery manufacturer how to make artistically convincing designs and quality workmanship the hallmark of their brooches, necklaces, bracelets and earrings. Theodor Fahrner made artists' jewellery affordable by combining modern forms with democratic materials. He did not create individual pieces for a small elite like Lalique or Cartier, but the designs were mass-produced in silver, decorated with enamel, marcasites and occasionally precious stones. Jewelers and department stores throughout Europe sold the jewellery, which Fahrner advertised extensively in journals and magazines: "Fahrner jewellery - based on designs by the best artists" allowed every woman to participate in a modern life full of beauty. Sales representatives with large sample cases presented the new products developed in Pforzheim to local jewelers. One such sample case full of unworn Fahrner jewellery had lain untouched in an attic for the last 40 years or more until it was offered to us. It contained samples of almost every series from about 1919 until the company's dissolution in 1979, most with a model number or the "Original Fahrner" seal. The ring presented here comes from this collection and is therefore unworn and perfectly preserved. It is made of gold plated silver and sets a spinel synthesis in its rectangular ring face. Its colour is a delicate shade of green like glass that washed up on the shore, which goes wonderfully with the gilded setting. The framing is designed with wide cut decoration, which creates beautiful light effects and makes the ring look like a unique handmade piece. The label with the model number has been preserved on the ring. A wonderful overview of the wealth of designs can be found in the catalogueue "Theodor Fahrner. Jewellery between avant-garde and tradition", edited by Brigitte Leonhardt and Dieter Zühlsdorff, Stuttgart 2005. Fahrner jewellery is often collected. Discover all the other Fahrner jewellery we offer at this location..
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Stylish Ring by Theodor Fahrner With Spinel Synthesis, Pforzheim ca. 1970
Facets in Green & Gold
€ 329.00 *
Content 1 piece
Incl. VAT, Shipping
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