November 19th, 2018

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Art Nouveau Dragonfly Brooch by Louis Acoc, French circa 1900. Platinum, Gold, Enamel, Diamond, Emerald, Ruby and Horn

A Lovely Art Nouveau Enamel, Emerald, Ruby, Diamond, Gold and Platinum Butterfly Brooch, Circa 1900

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Door lock



Frank L. Koralewsky. He was a student in a locksmith’s workshop in his hometown of Stralsund. Having received the status of journeyman, he worked in various German stores, and then immigrated to Boston in the mid-1890s. By 1906, he was a member of the Boston Society of Arts and Crafts.

This door lock, exhibited at the Panama-Pacific International Exhibition in 1915, won the gold medal. It illustrates the Grimm fairy tale Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs. It took seven years to create it.

Early 20th century

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Art Nouveau Pearl, Diamond, Enamel and Gold Ring by René Lalique, Circa 1910

Head of the Gorgon Medusa, Czechoslovakian brooch. Late 19th Century. gold, jasper, and crystal

Brooch-pendant. Gold, turquoise, enamel, and diamond. circa 1900