Aksel Holmsen yellow guilloche enamel necklace, Norway c 1960

Aksel Holmsen yellow guilloche enamel necklace, Norway c 1960

Code: J431

Dimensions:

L: 40cm (15.7")

£195.00 plus postage Approx $236.65, €230.77, ¥32500
 

Yellow guilloche enamel and silver gilt necklace by Aksel Holmsen, Noway c 1960. Each of the 14 links is like a pair of narrow, parallel-veined leaves.

Excellent vintage condition. Stamped Norway Sterling 925S and bearing the Aksel Holmsen mark.

Matches item J432.

Aksel Holmsen trained with David-Andersen from 1889 before establishing his own workshop in Oslo. His son Ivar joined the company in 1942 and took over the company in 1950. The company, which closed in 1971, produced filigree as well as modernist enamelled and plain silver jewellery.