Karl Stittgen 1970 Canada Geometric Organic Bracelet 18Kt Yellow Gold With Sliced Agate
Geometric bangle bracelet designed by Karl Stittgen.
Unique and one-of-a-kind piece designed back in the 1970 by Karl Stittgen. This modernist and organic bracelet, was crafted in solid yellow gold of 18 karats, with high polished finish. Suited with a invisible hinge and a discrete push lock.
The top part is embellished with a sliced crude cut of a natural agate, with a diameter of 36 mm (1.42 inches).
The estimate weight of the gemstone is about 20 carats (by formula) and exhibit great transparency and vivid colors saturations of pink, white and gray.
Have a weight of 29.8 grams and fit a wrist up to 7.25 inches. The top view measures are 36 by 68 mm.
Stamped, with the maker's mark logo and the gold assay hallmarks, ".750".
Karl Stittgen, is a German Canadian based, jeweler, goldsmith and artist that emigrated from Germany to Canada in the early 1950s, He stablished himself as a prominent jeweler and watchmaker in West Vancouver and his creations soon gained global recognition and consequently he opened additional Stittgen stores in Calgary, New York and San Francisco. In his golden years, he trained many master goldsmiths who carry on his traditions and techniques today.
Karl Stittgen profound impact on both local and international jewelry design was honored in 2009, when he received the creative achievement award of distinction at the 5th annual British Columbia creative achievement awards for applied art and design.
Though now essentially retired, his legacy continues: Stittgen fine jewelry maintains the founder’s signature contemporary style and dedication to exceptional workmanship, further allowing these distinctive designs to be deservedly appreciated by a new generation of collectors. and, as with any truly exceptional fine jewelry brand, the creations stand the test of time.
Note: Pieces from Stittgen are always one-of-a-kind and they are highly collectable.
Collateral: It is accompanied by a presentation jewelry box.
Condition: The overall condition of this bracelet is excellent. Beside the little normal wear, there is no damage to the gold with all the original patina intact. The agate, are secured in the setting. This piece has been carefully inspected to guarantee the condition and authenticity.
INVENTORY REF: B0000AANN/.7163