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Deco Italian 800 silver theater masks Bracelet in the Peruzzi style

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Dating in the opening decades of the 20th c., a classic Italian  bracelet cast in 800 silver, its links fashioned like theatrical masks. Most probably a memento of a young lady’s Grand Tour, the bracelet follows the style established by the Peruzzi and Coppini Bros and is in excellent vintage condition with good casting and rich detail… Measuring a wearable 7  3/8″ long (actual length is 8″) it is 1  7/16″ wide and weighs 57.0 grams. It is marked “800” alongside a partially stamped maker’s or country of origin mark and dates in the 1900-1930s period. Learn more Size/Weight: 7  3/8″ long (wearable; actual length is 8″) by 1  7/16″ wide; 57.0 grams Hallmarks / Date: “800” alongside a partially stamped maker’s or country of origin mark; 1900-1930s Condition: excellent vintage with great patina and good...

early Flli Peruzzi 800 silver and carnelian Necklace ~ Italian Renaissance Revival

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Early Deco Flli Peruzzi Italian 800 silver and carnelian necklace, this is a regal piece, crisply cast and boasting a wonderful combination of motifs. The stones are semi-translucent and rich in color and the double chain with its floral links adds a luxurious feel to it…   Size/Weight: 17  1/2″ long (it might even feel a little longer because of the upper curve in the central medallion); medallion itself is 2  3/4″ wide by 3″ tall (at the center, including the dangle); 52.3 grams Hallmarks / Date: “PERUZZI 800”; 1900-1930s Condition: excellent vintage with beautiful patina and gorgeous stones; no flaws noted     SOLD – Thank you! Contact us about this...

Italian Deco silver giardinetto Necklace ~ Peruzzi style with dangles

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Vintage Deco Italian “giardinetto” necklace, this is an all-silver example with floral and Northern Wind or gargoyle mask dangles in the style popularized by the Peruzzi Bros of Florence. Very nicely cast, with good detail and ornate floral and scroll links, the necklace seems to retain traces of old vermeil that has mellowed over time into a warm patina. A very generous “princes” size, relatively adjustable too due to the hook and eye clasp…   Size/Weight: 19″ long (wearable); “giardinetto” medallion is 1  3/4″ wide by 3″ tall (including the dangles); width at the chain between 5/8″ and 1/8″; 37.8 grams Hallmarks / Date: simply marked “ITALY” yet tests as silver and is guaranteed to be of at least .800 purity, which was the silver standard in Italy until 1934; 1900-1930s Condition: excellent...

Flli Peruzzi Italian 800 silver dangle Earrings ~ heart shaped with cascabeles

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Wonderful Peruzzi, Florence Italian earrings dating in the Deco years, this set is wrought in 800 silver which was the standard for Italian jewelers until 1934. A heart-shaped set, it is adorned with floral and foliate motifs and has tiny little “mock bells” hanging off it (the Mexicans call them “cascabeles” and that’s why I use the term in the title). Beautifully made and early…   Size/Weight: just shy of 2″ long by 7/8″ wide; 13.5 grams (for the set) Hallmarks / Date: “PERUZZI FLORENCE” and “SILVER 800”; 1900-1930s Condition: excellent vintage with fantastic patina, a romantic yet visually strong design and no flaws noted     SOLD – Thank you! Contact us about this...

Peruzzi style Italian 800 silver and amethyst Necklace ~ mermaid and putti

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Stunning Deco Italian necklace wrought in 800 silver in the style of the Peruzzi and Coppini Bros. this piece features an elaborately cast pendant housing a huge faceted amethyst. Renaissance Revival in its orientation the pendant is adorned with putti and a bare-breasted mermaid while the chain has fruit and foliate links. Fantastic patina, very good casting and generous in proportions – an excellent example of the genre…   Size/Weight: pendant is 3  1/4″ tall by 2  5/16″ wide; chain is 27″ long by 3/8″ wide (at its widest); 66.8 grams Hallmarks / Date: simply marked “800”; 1900-1930s (the sterling standard was adopted in 1934 by Italian authorities) Condition: excellent vintage with a gorgeous, huge stone, fantastic patina and very crisp casting – no flaws noted either     SOLD – Thank you! Contact us about...