Allow me to transport you to the enchanting world of the Arts and Crafts movement in England, where the craftsmanship of Murrle, Bennett & Company flourishes. Within this realm of artistic expression, a captivating silver and turquoise brooch emerges, a testament to the movement's ethos of beauty in simplicity and reverence for nature.
Crafted with meticulous care and artistic sensibility, this brooch embodies the spirit of the era. The metalwork showcases the hallmark motifs of the Arts and Crafts movement - organic lines, sinuous curves, and a harmonious interplay of shapes and textures. Nestled within this silver tapestry, the turquoise gemstone captures the essence of the brooch. Like a window into a tranquil oasis, the turquoise evokes the serene beauty of nature. Its bright, robin's-egg blue hue transports the wearer to a realm of calm and tranquility.
In its presence, one can almost hear the whispers of the artisans, channeling their passion and devotion into each delicate stroke and setting. This brooch stands as a testament to the enduring legacy of the Arts and Crafts movement, where craftsmanship and beauty intertwine to create a piece that transcends time, evoking a sense of connection to the natural world and the artistic spirit that permeated the era.
Hand crafted in about 1900, this beauty measures 27.9 mm high and 28.3 mm across at the widest point. The turquoise is an elongated cabochon which measures 17.3x10x4.1. The brooch is marked to the reverse with ‘950’ for the silver content (fine silver) and the Hallmark for MB and Co, it weighs 7.1 grams.
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Item ID: BHA25234VA