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Art Nouveau Sapphire Stickpin

Art Nouveau sapphire stickpin. (J9309)

Sapphire Scrolls



A vibrant sapphire glows amid intertwined scrolls in the elegant Art Nouveau/Celtic Revival styles of the fin de siécle era.  A finely crafted stickpin in 14kt gold, circa 1900.

This stickpin was created by Whiteside & Blank, an innovative jewelry maker who in the early 1900s crafted some of the finest stickpins, cufflinks and brooches of the period.  The firm was known for its elegant designs and dramatic, sculptural gold work.   Whiteside & Blank watches and jewels were retailed by Tiffany & Company and other carriage-trade jewelers of the day.

The maker's mark of White & Blank,  an arrow impaling a crescent,  is stamped on the upper right reverse of the stickpin, along with the gold purity mark "14".   The photograph below illustrates the care and attention to detail taken in crafting both the seen and unseen parts of the jewel.

Cost:  $565

Measurements:  This 14kt gold stickpin is 2 1/2" long and weighs 2.4 grams.  The intertwining top is  9/16" tall and 5/8" wide.


Art Nouveau sapphire stickpin. (J9309)

Art Nouveau sapphire stickpin. (J9309)


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