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Art Nouveau Sterling Silver Waist Ornament, Wm. B. Kerr & Co.

Auction:
2423
Lot:
59
Sold for:
$504$425

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Auction:
Fine Jewelry - 2423
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 16, 2008 10:00AM

Description:

Art Nouveau Sterling Silver Waist Ornament, Wm. B. Kerr & Co., composed of graduating plaques centering putti among rocaille and c-scroll motifs and joined by trace link chain, lg. 39 in., maker's mark.
Estimate $400-600

Would have originally be referred to as a "girdle" with reverse of each panel with finding to accomodate fabric.

Keywords

Sterling Silver, B. Kerr & Co., Art Nouveau, Corsetry, Ornament

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