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Funny Fahrner Ring With Spinel In Silver, Circa 1965


€ 289.00 *
Content 1 piece
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Funny Fahrner Ring With Spinel In Silver, Circa 1965
Funny Fahrner Ring With Spinel In Silver, Circa 1965
Description
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Theodor Fahrner made artists' jewellery affordable because he combined modern forms with democratic materials. He did not create individual pieces for a small elite, as was the case with Lalique or Cartier. Instead, the designs were mass-produced in silver, decorated with enamel, marcasites, and occasionally precious stones. Jewellers 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. Every year, traveling salesmen with large sample cases presented the new products developed in Pforzheim to local jewellers. 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 for sale. It contained samples of almost all series from about 1919 until the dissolution of the company in 1979, including very rare pieces not listed in the literature, which were apparently made only in very small numbers. Most of the pieces are marked with a model number or the "Original Fahrner" seal. The ring here from this model collection is therefore unworn and in very good condition. It is designed with an interesting ring face and holds in its center a synthetic spinel of green-blue colour. The gemstone is held by a millegrain decorated band. This leads unceremoniously to two ear-like terminations. The funny ring is made of silver, which harmonizes wonderfully with the colour of the stone. The ring was probably executed in the years around 1965 and we like its coherent design. A wonderful overview of the wealth of designs can be found in the catalogue "Theodor Fahrner. Schmuck zwischen Avantgarde und Tradition", edited by Brigitte Leonhardt and Dieter Zühlsdorff, Stuttgart 2005. Discover all the other Fahrner jewelry we offer at this site.
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Funny Fahrner Ring With Spinel In Silver, Circa 1965
All ears!
€ 289.00 *
Content 1 piece
Incl. VAT, Shipping
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