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1920s Art Deco Bar Brooch: A Glimpse into Roaring Twenties Glamour

Exemplifying the allure of the Roaring Twenties, this vintage 1920's Art Deco bar brooch exudes timeless elegance. Crafted in 18K white gold, it showcases abstract motifs and geometric forms characteristic of the era. Adorned with two old mine brilliant cut diamonds and 46 single brilliant cut diamonds, totaling approximately 1.20 carats, alongside a captivating sapphire and custom-cut onyx bars. A celebration of Art Deco's glamour and sophistication, this piece embodies an era of opulence and refinement.

Antique jewelry object group
1920s Art Deco Bar Brooch: A Glimpse into Roaring Twenties Glamour

Condition
very good condition
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Country of origin
unknown

Style
Art Deco - Art Deco is an eclectic artistic and design style which had its origins in Paris in the first decades of the 20th century. The style originated in the 1920s and continued to be employed until after World War II. The term "art deco" first saw wide use after an exhibition in 1966, referring to the 1925 Exposition Internationale des Arts Décoratifs et Industriels Modernes that was the culmination of high-end style modern in Paris. Led by the best designers in the decorative arts such as fashion, and interior design, Art Deco affected all areas of design throughout the 1920s and 1930s, including architecture and industrial design, as well as the visual arts such as painting, the graphic arts and film. At the time, this style was seen as elegant, glamorous, functional and modern.
See also: Art Deco
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Style specifics
Abstract motives and geometrical forms are quite typical for the Art Deco period. Art Deco moved away from the soft pastels and organic forms of its style predecessor, Art Nouveau, and embraced influences from many different styles and movements of the early 20th century, including Neoclassical, Constructivism, Cubism, Modernism, and Futurism. Its popularity peaked in Europe during the Roaring Twenties and continued strongly in the United States through the 1930s. Although many design movements have political or philosophical roots or intentions, Art Deco was purely decorative.

Period
ca. 1920
Events & facts of this era, poetry of this era, fashion of this era.

Material
18K white gold (touchstone tested)
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Diamonds
Two old mine brilliant cut diamonds with an estimated weight of 0.24ct
46 single brilliant cut diamonds (also called 8/8) with an estimated weight of 0.96ct

Total diamond count
48 pcs.

Total diamond weight
approx. 1.20 crt with an average colour and clarity F/I, vs/si

All diamond weights, color grades and clarity are approximate since stones are not removed from their mounts to preserve the integrity of the setting.
All diamonds we offer are screened by the I.J.G.C. for whether they are natural or synthetic, and all diamonds in this jewel are 100% guaranteed to be natural.

Precious stones
One sapphire with an estimated weight of 1.10ct
2 custom cut onyx bars
All color stone weights are approximate since stones are not removed from their mounts to preserve the integrity of the setting.
It is a very common practice to treat gemstones to intensify their clarity or colour. The item in question has not been tested in this regard.

Birthstones
Diamond is the birthstone (or month stone) for April, sapphire for September and onyx for July.
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Hallmarks
No trace.
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Dimensions
5,83 cm (2,30 inch) x 1,09 cm (0,43 inch)
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Weight
8,90 gram (5,72 dwt)

Adin Reference Nº
24022-0021

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1920s Art Deco Bar Brooch: A Glimpse into Roaring Twenties Glamour
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