Gilded Silver and Enamel Necklace by Aksel Holmsen, Norway

Gilded Silver and Enamel Necklace by Aksel Holmsen, Norway

Regular price R 3,450

Gilded Silver and Enamel Necklace by Aksel Holmsen, Norway
 
The gilded, vintage sterling silver necklace is made up of 14 curved, double-leaf shaped pieces which have yellow enamelling and guilloche decoration on the front. The enamelled pieces are joined by ring links. The necklace is marked “925S”; “STERLING; NORWAY”; and the mark for Aksel Holmsen. Holmsen was a silversmith who began working for the firm of David Andersen in the late 19th Century. After this he set up his own business in Oslo in 1906 and was active till the mid-20th Century.
 
Weight                                    18.0g
Age                                         Circa 1950
Dimensions                             41cm long; circa 10.5mm maximum width
Condition                                Very good
Stock Code                             BF928