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Chris Steenbergen is one of a few well know Dutch artist jewelers in the second half of the 20th Century. This jewel was part of a private collection which we were lucky enough to be able to purchase. Ever since then we have been searching and studying into his background information to see where his jewelry was exposed and in what books he was mentioned. And it has been an interesting time.
We see this as a unique opportunity for collectors to obtain a collectible piece of future antique jewelry. Upon the purchase of this jewel, we will add the (Dutch) booklet 'Chris Steenbergen' by Marjan Unger (Stichting Fonds BKVB, Amsterdam, December 2000).
Antique jewelry object group: ring (artist jewelry)
Condition: excellent condition
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Country of origin: Netherlands
Style: Art Jewelry - Art jewelry is created with a variety of materials, not just precious metals and gems, and forms a counterbalance to the use of "precious materials" in regular (fine) jewelry. Art jewelry should be compared to expressions of art in other media such as glass, wood, plastics and clay. (from: Wikipedia) or more info on styles
Period: ca. 1972
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Material: 14K yellow gold
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Our complete collection of: Chris Steenbergen jewelry.
Hallmarks: Legible remains of the Dutch control mark representing an oak leaf that is in use since 1953. There are no hallmarks of Chris Steenbergen on this ring. This ring belonged to his legacy and was bought together with many other pieces that carry his hallmark. It is not unlikely that (because of the very narrow shank/band) his hallmark has been polished out somewhere in the ring's lifespan.
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Dimensions: top of ring 1,08 cm (0,43 inch) x 2,22 cm (0,87 inch)
Weight: 8,60 gram (5,53 dwt)
Ring size Continental: 55 & 17½ , Size US 7¼ , Size UK: O
Resizing: This ring cannot be resized because of the way it is made.
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Reference Nº: 13262-0083
Copyright photography: Adin, fine antique jewelry
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