Demi-parure

Object Number: 
INV.12677a-d
Date: 
1890-1950
Medium: 
Smoky quartz, metal, leather, velvet, satin
Dimensions: 
2 x 7 x 12 in.
Marks: 
printed: under case lid: "MOULINIE & LEGRANDROY / GENEVE" in oval scroll
Description: 
Demi-parure of smoky quartz and metal; necklace comprising alternating smaller and larger wilted floral elements grasping faceted smoky quartzes; linked with double chain of mixed metals; matching pendant earrings of pendeloque smoky quartzes surmounted by slender foliate motifs; gold earwires; burnt-orange leather case lined with bright blue velvet and ivory satin; printed with maker's mark.
Gallery Label: 
This demi-parure (jewelry suite) was among the jewelry which came from the Livingston family.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Goodhue Livingston, 1951
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group