MURRLE BENNETT & Co. (1896-1914) A gold pendant set with a central pearl plaque with a turquoise set above, flanked by wirework entrelac motifs. A turquoise drop below. Anglo/German c.1900. Marks for MB & Co. and 15 ct. (Pendant case) Size: Length of pendant with bale 6.7 cm. Without bale 6 cm. Width 2.3 cm. Lit.: Art Nouveau Jewelry. Vivienne Becker. Liberty Style. Academy Editions
AN ART NOUVEAU OPAL AND ENAMEL PENDANT BY RENÉ LALIQUE. Consisting of plique-à-jour enamel leaves and flowers, with a cabochon opal centre, mounted in yellow gold, circa 1900. #ArtNouveau #Lalique #pendant
MURRLE BENNETT & Co. (1896-1914) A delicate Art Nouveau gold pendant set with a green tourmaline and with a green tourmaline drop in a gold mount. Anglo/German c.1900. Marks for MB & Co. and 15 ct. (Pendant case) Size: Length with integral bale 5.3 cm., without bale 4.7 cm. Width 1.4 cm. Lit.: Art Nouveau Jewelry. Vivienne Becker. Liberty Style. Academy Editions.
Necklace of gold and lapis lazuli; three strings of beads; 16 gold pendants, 8 leaf-shaped pendants, 5 bud-shaped pendants overlaid with gold, 3 pendants overlaid with gold with two human-headed bulls each, back to back; 15 cylindrical beads overlaid with gold, 172 cylindrical lapis lazuli beads, carved, perforated and polished. Culture/periodEarly Dynastic III term details Date2600BC-2350BC - Asia,Iraq,South Iraq,Royal Cemetery (Ur)