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"Black Forest" ivory carved brooch

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"Black Forest" ivory carved brooch

"Black Forest" ivory carved brooch. Such carvings were from German workshop of the Graf von Erbach-Erbach in Odenwald, and the Kehrer family at Erbach, Ernst (working 1830-40) and his son Edouard (1812-63). They were made from around 1830 to 1860. This brilliant piece of carving is set within a gold Rocco scrolling frame and made as a brooch. The brooch is complete with its original gold tooled box. Circa 1830. There is a similar piece in the jewellery collection of the British Museum, London.


Medium Group: Jewellery

Year: Unknown


Breed: Places

Artist: Unknown, Other






Dimensions: None


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