London, South Kensington
10 November 2005
A Victorian gold, diamond locket brooch and collar
the oval design locket with central applied, diamond cluster palmette motif with diamond triple drop design detail, the base with similar smaller diamond cluster and scrolling wire decoration, with pearl single stone detail and diamond top, the locket back with applied, maker's plaque KOHN; the broad flexible collar composed of a triple row of domed articulated panels, the central row with pierced decoration, to a square box clasp with engraved foliate decoration, circa 1880, in fitted case.
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Both in Belle Epoque Paris and Berlin between the wars, Jeanne Mammen documented European café society from a woman’s perspective
Islamic Art specialist Behnaz Atighi Moghaddam on a magnificent garment that would have been worn by a member of the royal inner circle