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    Tourmaline, Gold Jewelry Suite, Björn Weckström
    The necklace, title Flowering Wall, features articulated green tourmaline crystals affixed to an 18k gold plaque, suspending from a textured 18k gold chain; together with a matching pair of earrings, Finish hallmarks on all pieces. Gross weight 74.46 grams.
    Pendant Dimensions: 2-1/8 inches x 1-11/16 inches
    Chain Length: 17-1/4 inches
    Earring Dimensions: 1 inch x 3/8 inch
    *Note: earrings are designed for pierced ears

    This prize-winning necklace is featured in the book "Twentieth-Century Jewelry" by Barbara Cartlidge. The "Flowering Wall" necklace was made for Lapponia Jewelry in 1965.

    Björn Weckström
    The award-winning Scandinavian designer creates artistic jewelry blending elements such as uncut gemstones with uneven surfaces and textures to create miniature sculptures. His interest in natural forms produces simple looking designs that are actually complex and well balanced.





    Condition Report*: Designer: Björn Weckstrom
    Gem Type: Tourmaline
    Gem Average Clarity: Good
    Gem Shape: Crystal
    Gem Count: 1 - 25
    Overall Condition: Excellent
    Notes: An exquisite and unique example of art jewelry.
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    Auction Dates
    December, 2012
    3rd Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
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