Seaman Schepps 1970 New York Rare Bracelet In 18Kt Gold With Red Coral And Pearls
Statement bracelet designed by Seaman Schepps.
Magnificent vintage colorful piece, created in New York city by Seaman Schepps, back in the 1970. This one-of-a-kind flexible bracelet has been crafted with organics motifs in solid yellow gold of 18 karats, with high polished finish. It is suited with a discrete push lock.
The two main elements are two exceptional vivid red coral carved in the shape of Chrysanthemums flowers. All parts are connected by four chains with multiples links that are embellished, with 16 South-sea semi round baroque pearls of different tonalities such; Gray, White, Pink and light Rose.
Has a total weight of 133.95 Grams and a length of 7.25 Inches (18.4 Cm). The width measure is 48 mm (1.88 Inches).
Stamped, with the maker's mark, the gold assay hallmark, the serial numbers and signed in full, "SEAMAN SCHEPPS 463 750 MADE IN USA".
Seaman Schepps was an American jeweler famous for his retro style, 1950's jewelry design. The company was established in the 1905 as an antique and retailer store. in the 1931 was founded officially as a jewelry designer in New York and the workshop store was located at 516 in Madison Avenue. in the 1933 the business was so successful that they moved to a larger showroom at the 399 in the same avenue. This legendary jewelry designer rose to the best prominence in the 1930s by creating designs that defied all previous ideas of what jewelry should look like and whose designs were worn by the Duchess of Windsor and Andy Warhol.The firm was sold in the 1992.
Literature: SEAMAN SCHEPPS - A Century of New York Jewelry Design. The Vendome Press 2004. Amanda Valli & Janet Zapata. For similar pieces illustrated.
Note: This is an extremely rare piece.
Collateral: It is accompanied by the designer's jewelry box.
Condition: The overall condition of this bracelet is excellent. Beside the little normal wear, there is no damage to the gold. All the gemstones, are secured in the settings. This bracelet has been carefully inspected to guarantee the condition and authenticity
INVENTORY REF: B0000MCNNM/3.219 **GIWA